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Literature includes written works of an imaginative, journalistic or scholarly nature. Language is a system of spoken and written symbols by means of which people can communicate with each other. We invite you to ask and answer questions about languages and literature; including pronunciation, grammar, definitions, examples, acronyms, abbreviations, etc.

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1) English: A short time; a while. However, it is a very old word and no longer used. 2) Scots: to pain; hurt
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The disadvantage of being bilingual is feeling that you are not fully belong to either culture. In some cases it could be discriminating, by being labeled. Communicate with a lot more people. Improve your chances to have a better job and life style. _____ My mother language is English which will s…
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Well, of course, it depended on where you were, but if you were in England, they spoke English. Not Old English, not Middle English, but Modern English. There were a number of dialects of Modern English spoken which are lumped together as Early Modern (or Elizabethan) English. It is the same languag…
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The cross is a symbol of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in 30-33 A.D. It is widely used as a symbol of Christian faith, in churches, Christian organizations, and as a personal ornament. A crucifix is a cross with the figure of Jesus Christ on it. It is widely used in Catholic and Lutheran circle…
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It can mean huge or gigantic.
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Ambiguity means: 1. doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention; to speak with ambiguity; ambiguity of manner2. unclear, indefinite, or an equivocal word, expression, meaning...etc.
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Answer "The Time Machine was first published in 1895 and later directly adapted into at least two theatrical films of the same name as well as at least one television and a large number of comic book adaptations. It also indirectly inspired many more works of fiction in all media. Considered by m…
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The Christmas festival as celebrated around the world includes 'cultural borrowings' from various parts of Europe including St Nicholas (Santa Claus) a present giving saint from Greece, tree from Germany, reindeer from Scandinavia, Nativity models from Italy, carols from various countries.
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Answer International maps often have multiple languages. A Swiss map may, for example, include French, German, Italian and English language. A Japanese map may include Katakana, Hiragana and Kanji languages on the same map, so that people from different parts of the country can recognize the pro…
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Answer 1 Media is one way to describe the various kinds of mass communication, such as radio and television, newspapers, movies, magazines, and the internet, which reach or influence people widely. It should be noted that the term "media" did not come into common use until the late 1950s. Prior to t…
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Words were not discovered, words evolved over the years.
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It's a natural gift. Or you use your ears and eyes to see why people laugh. A few tips:1) Develop a wider knowledge of all things in general or if your friends like a certain aspect. This means you can make witty remarks about different situations.2) Try to come up with your own jokes, and on the s…
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Definition: accuracy: the quality or state of being correct or precisethe ability to perform a task with precision Thesaurus: correctness, precision, preciseness, exactness, exactitude, closeness, truth, truthfulness, literalness, veracity, realism, verisimilitude Hope I helped! ^.^
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Sea rat vary fearce. but not as fearce as Turkish rat (which is fearcest rat from the family of rats called Artimus Tamburius)
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Allan Octavian Hume
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The three main powers are the House of Representatives, the Senate, and their Committees. We all know what the first two do, but the Committees help out by being a tie-breaker.
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1. By introducing new words and phrases which are still in use. 2. By perpetuating his dialect of English, since the greatness of his works means that loads of people learn that dialect to understand them.
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Illicit means illegal. Some definitions of illicit are illegitimate, outlaw, outlawed, unlawful.
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The congress is made up of 2 houses; the house of representatives and the senate. Each house have different powers. The house of representatives can impeach the president and propose tax laws. The senate can decide whether the president is guilty or innocent, approve presidential appointments, and a…
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Make bills Change laws Make Laws Impeach the president Raise taxes.
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The plural noun is correctly spelled (words). To learn spelling requires practice, and exposure to proper spelling rather than "popular" spelling. It is helpful to learn the root words of familiar words in their native languages, so that you can have a sense of how similarly pronounced or related …
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There are many ways to develop extensive reading habits in young learners. Namely, people should begin reading to their children from the time they are born. This creates a love of learning and reading in children.
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With their mouths in concert with their larnyx and lungs.With their handsWith their entire bodyFor the fortunate, the brain is involved as well
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1. The ability to pass laws 2. the power to impeach 3. the power to veto a presidents bill 4. to vote something unconstitutional
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how did the paleolithic people communicate? They had a hyoid bone which meant they had a voice box like ours and a brain like ours and could therefore speak as we do. It is likely they had a simple proto-language, where a few of the basic words may be similar to what we have today. But that was sup…
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it occurs when the chromosomes during meiosis do not separate correctly and then it results in a gamete or egg cell too have too few or too many chromosomes. This can lead to different diseases.
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Answer They tend to standardize the language.
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Joseph is a name originating from Hebrew, meaning 'God will increase' Afrikaans: JosefAlbanian: Jozef, Zef, Josif, Josip, IsufAlsatian: SeppArmenian: ?????? HovsepArabic: ???? (Y?suf, Youssef, Yussef, Yousuf)Azerbaijani: Yusif, Yusuf, UsubBelarusian: ?????, Iosif, ????, YazepBosnian: Josip, JusufBas…
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Answer Spoken language and written language.
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We need to study world literature, because we are human. Our experiences as humans connect us to each other but only through the medium of literature. You may ask, "Why not connect through the medium of television, since it is so immediate and easy?" The answer, simplified, is that television is con…
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Language dialect is like the type of language that you speak in a particular region. It is like, in Tennessee, you wouldn't usually say you, you would say y'all.well here's an example: put dis in yo mouf or de person went to de storeMysore Kannada, the tongue and spoken dialect, a dialect of Kannada…
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ramayana ,mahabharath,vedas all are Indian epics
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Hera is queen of goddesses and is goddess of marriage
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It would be extremely hard. How many people speak Esperanto? It's not necessary to be able to speak the invented language in order for it to gain popularity. Esperanto was created by intellectuals who miscalculated the evolution of language. Anthony Burgess invented language in A Clockwork Orange, w…
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Answer The three standard English language words beginning with 'dw' are: dwarf, dwindle, dwell. this does not take into account the multitude of variants of each of these words, which would take the total number of words to over 100. This also does not include the slang term, "dweeb", believed t…
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Did you know that the show "Whose Line is it anyway?" is actually an English show that was shot in the United Kingdom, regardless of its popularity in the US?
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journey of giraffes
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In my opinion: a crowd A mob, gang, parade, club, party, orgy, team, clan, fans, prisoners, protesters, students, customers. Demographic
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The alphabet was created as a sort of short hand fromhieroglyphics. Instead of the characters representing words they were used to represent sounds vowels not included) and the words were concatenated collections of them. The inventors are usually consider to be Semitics from the middle east most co…
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The literature we read and incorporate into our lives. No other literature can shape us individually. We might have heard about Romeo and Juliet, and that can be a cultural influence, but it can't shape you if all you've ever done is heard the names and know the basic story. You have to read it to l…
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If you think for example 200 years or more ago , there were no communication aids like radio or telephone , no-one travelled much unless they really needed to , and so there were many variations in language . In the same country people from one village or town or tribe , could possibly live their wh…
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The Prime Meridian -- and its opposite, the International Date Line -- are lines of Longitude called meridians. There are 360 whole-numbered meridians on earth, divided into 180-degree halves, represented by the two meridians described, above. Distances east and west of those lines are measured in …
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Some common themes were: alienation, marginality, use of folk material, use of the Blues tradition, and the problems of writing for an elite audience.
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The first emperor of Rome was Augustus, who became emperor after Julius Caesar was assassinated. Octavian, who later became known as Augustus Caesar. Octavian was the adopted son of Julius Caesar. Julius Caesar is often confused as first Emperor but was in fact Dictator.
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English comes from Old English ( formerly known as Anglo-Saxon ) and Norman French. The core vocabulary and basic grammar of English is Germanic, one of the branches of the Indo-European family of languages. Norman French, a germanized form of vulgar Latin, which is from the Italo-Celtic branch of t…
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Agamenon is clytemnsra's husband and menelaus's brother. Agamenon also lead the greek arms or soldiars to war with the Trojans. He sacrificed his own daughter Iphigenia to stop the raging storms sent by Artimis because they insuted her. When he returns home his wife has remarried and he slays him wh…
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a social answer of technology of progress
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Answer A person who can speak four languages is quadlingual.
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There are two very important components to the epic hero. The first component is the obvious thing about the accomplishments he or she makes in the external world. Because we're talking "epic hero" the accomplishments are on a grand and large scale and can include slaying of fearsome beasts like dr…
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Colloquial diction is the way words or phrases are used in a local area, that is different from other areas. It is a type of local slang.
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Aristotle identifies Six Elements: Plot, Character, Thought, Diction, Harmony, and Spectacle.
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Shakespeare, believe it or not, wrote in the form of English known as "Modern English", which is the same form of the language as we use now. So the vast majority of his words are still in use today.Shakespeare uses 17, 677 words. Of these, it has been claimed that Shakespeare "invented" at least 1,…
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Maybe you are talking about emotional affect. Affect is a person's outward demeanor, which is how they come across to other people. They could come across as cheerful, or gloomy, or withdrawn. This would be their affect.
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Uncle Tom's Cabin was written by Harriet Beecher Stowe and was first published in serial form by newspapers. Later it became a "stand -alone" novel in book form.
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•If people in different faiths are playing their own language game, how is it possible for discussion between the different faith traditions about gods existence?• Religious believers are involved in other language games because they are involved in other aspects of life. This means that religi…
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It really depends on your age, as if you are in your teens, you could just wait it out and put up with her until you get a liscense, a car, a job and a place of your own, but all of that comes with responsibility and bills. However, it might be you instead of her. If you are being stupid and immatu…
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Ask People! Mentally "retracing" your steps--What did you do before what you're doing now? And before that? It's often futile to start looking for the object arbitrarily. think first: When and where did I see it/ use it last?
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Hieroglyphics were used for secret codes or for privacy in writing. Only the Egyptian people can decipher hieroglyphs in the ancient time.
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Reading habits have not diminished. It is only the traditional way of reading has diminished. People have caught up with technology and have started reading using the computer and the internet. The launch of I-pads, Blackberrys and tabloids have only modernised reading. Now people are reading E-book…
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The western idea of an Aryan race is a myth. THAT's a fact.
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It is "señora" (pronounced "senyora"). Mrs., in Spanish is SRAThe Spanish or Castilian word for Mrs is "señora".
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Genetic information is copied and transferred to RNA from DNA then RNA and ribosomes made by the nucleolus exit the nucleus through its pores and make more proteins.
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A reindeer. Additional Info: Well, it is the name of one of Santa's reindeer, yes. A very strong, skilled flying reindeer, faithful to his team, and Santa. He works especially hard during the months leading up to the holidays, to prepare for his part in delivering the gifts with Santa. But on a mo…
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For centuries Brazil was under Portuguese rule (c. 1500-1820).
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Epics are long stories that consist of legendary heroes performing heroic actions. Some examples of epic stories include 'The Epic of Gilgamesh' and Homer's 'Odyssey' and 'Iliad.'
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I think it was because it was to short
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I'm assuming you are referring to Southern California? Northern California's weather is similar to Oregon's. Southern California, on the other hand, doesn't really get either extreme. The coldest months are around Late December - Mid February. At that time, you usually get low's of 55-60. The hotte…
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Hera, the wife of Zeus, ruled over the heavens and the earth, responsible for every aspect of existence, including the seasons, but had no specific power.
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The Pomo people are indigenous to California. They settled in the Northern part on the Pacific Coast from what is now known as Mendocino County to Clear Lake. The current population of Pomo is estimated to be 4,500.
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Hera is important because she was the mother of most gods and goddess. She was also the husband of Zeus.
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Spanish, Aymara, Quechua, Guarani, Siriono, and about 27 other languages, all of which are considered OFFICIAL languages according to Bolivia's constitution.
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No. The English translations of the Old Testament were taken from the Hebrew. The English language did not yet exist as we know it when the Hebrew text was written.
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In the Treaty of Tordesillas (between Spain and Portugal), the two countries set out boundaries for where each country could colonize. Spain claimed most of South America, leaving the area that is today Brazil to the Portugese. The people in the Spanish portion of South America today speak Spanish, …
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The Aryan race was started by Adolf Hitler. Hitler believed that the Aryan race had to be pure German and well-built(for men) and beautiful(for women). The "blond Hair Blue Eyes" is a myth. Any Jewish or "aliens" weren't allowed to be apart of the Aryan race.
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pl go to kalyan and find it
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phil·an·throp·ic -adjective of, pertaining to, engaged in, or characterized by philanthropy; benevolent: a philanthropic foundation. Phil is a Greek prefix, from the word phileo, meaning love. The city name Philadephia means brotherly love; adelphi means brothers. A philanthropist expresses lo…
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octavian (later renamed augustus)
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Use Google Translate: لؤلؤة سوداء; Սեւ մարգարիտ; perla beltza; чорны жэмчуг; কালো মুক্তা; черна перла; negre de la perla; and so on.
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slo-mo I was looking for the word "gradually". Thanks anyway.
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Open-ended questions usually have no real 'right' or 'wrong' question. It's what you think (like an opinion question). Close-ended questions have a definite 'correct' answer. A closed-ended question has a set of fixed responses. There may or may be a "correct" answer.
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Learning to speak a language isn't always easy, but they said the best way is total immersion. Going to a country and speaking the language with a bunch of people around you who are native speakers is an excellent way to learn. Of course, it works better for extroverts than introverts. Another way i…
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Of course words are powerful. Words are so powerful they can do anything....eg: a good punchline can make someone fall in love with you...a cruel sentence or even a single word can make someone hate you...a word can make a sentence make sense. One word can change a person's character....etc...you se…
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maglev moshav improv isogriv That's all.
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sf has all the potential merit of every other kind of literary genre but the one that it excels in is predictions. 1984 predicts the result of unbridled belief in political leaders Fahrenheit 451 predicts the outcome of disinterest in books
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Declare War, raise and support Armies-no longer support through money after two years though, provide and maintain a Navy, provide for calling on the Militia to execute Laws of the Union, suppress Insurrection and repel Incasions. Provides organization, arming, and disciplining the Militia.
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He donated millions of dollars to people without it.
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the Phoenecians originated numbers to keep track of trade information. dont know letters The Romans derived our alphabet from the Greek alphabet about 500 BC. St Cyril derived the Cyrillic alphabet from the Greek alphabet about 1000 AD.
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A prefix is a syllable placed in front of a word to add or to change its meaning. Prefix -- Meaning -- Example 1) anti -- against, opposite -- anti-fungal, antidepressant 2) auto -- self -- autograph, automobile 3) bi -- two -- bicycle, bivalve 4) con -- with -- contact, conform, converse 5) u…
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Thoreau believes that people should work because they love what they do.
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The Cherry Tree that he once cut down when he was younger is one of the many symbols.
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An important figure from a history or legend, usually favored of descended from a deity, but is aligned more closely with mortals. An example is Odysseus from "The Odyssey".-answermethis2
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