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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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Pre: A prefix that means before is pre. For example words like premonition (previous warning or notice. i.e. The psychic had a premonition of her own surprise party). The prefix pre- means before. Examples: PredatePreheatPrematurePremonition Prepaid Prepare PreschoolPreteenPretrial Prevent The p…
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A mantra is a phrase you can repeat to yourself in order to calm or encourage or motivate... It can be used in a religious or spiritual context, as it often is in Hinduism and Buddhism when used in prayer and meditation. A central mantra of Tibetan Buddhism is 'Om Mani Padme Hum' which is Sanskrit …
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The meaning of a word and how its used makes it a curse word. The b-word means a female dog, but its also used as an insult. Another answer There are two ways to answer this: On one hand, a curse word is one used to wish someone harm, or worse - death and hell. On the other, any word used in a n…
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One thing that comes in groups of three is the 3 little pigs. The Holy Trinity is a group of three as is the primary colors.
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D) all of the above (autosomes, homologous chromosomes, sex chromosomes.)
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Platonic realism is the theory of reality according to Greek philosopher, Plato. It is explained in his Theory of Forms.
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thought to be 6912______ Also, see related questions below.
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As the current supreme goddess she holds equal power to Zeus (more if you consider her connection with the earlier mother goddess). She also was well-known for her swift harsh but just punishments of those who wronged her.
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Answer After English, Mandarin
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The earliest recorded alphabet is the Greek; the earliest Recorded Abjad is that of the Ugaritic, with 28 Cuneiform consonants.
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Martin Luther King spent a month in India to study Ghandi.
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Here are some facts about the Project. The "significance to literature" is a matter of your analysis and interpretation. To prepare for that analysis, you might want to read some of the FWP material, which is available in local libraries or through inter-library loan. "[The Federal Writers' Project…
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I would think it means that when you find you have these certain triats, such as honesty, loyalty, fairness and others you will also find satisfaction in that you possess them. Wih that satisfaction will come serenity in that you believe in yourself in these areas.
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14. I see Shakkespeare has 12 plus two shorter lines
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The Romantic Movement was inspired by the Industrial Revolution and the Age of Enlightenment. This period was a reaction to and revolt against those things. It was known as a time of liberalism, radicalism, and nationalism.
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Answer Yes, they should. It would prepare them for any required foreign languages courses in high school and college.
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In the Cramiok language the word yesi expresses a vengeful desire to inflict injuries of mutilating intensities, particularly of disembowelment. The word is a contraction of the phrase 'twisting/cutting entrails'. The word became popular as a battle cry and it has been said that an entire army chant…
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learning facility?traininglearningacademics or academiaskills acquisition, skills development
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In The Prisoner Of Zenda,Rose is the rudolf's sister in law.She ask Rudolf to do some work.If Rudolf work hard,he would we an ambassador.
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He was so stunned, he was fumbling for the words to utter. The man was fumbling around in his pocket for a lighter.
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Según fuere pretérito o participio, como fallecer se conjugaría:MODO INDICATIVOPretérito indefinidofallecí, falleciste, falleció, fallecimos, fallecisteis, fallecieronPretérito imperfectofallecía, fallecías, fallecía, fallecíamos, fallecíais, fallecíanPretérito perfectohe, has, ha, hem…
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A problem with translation is that you have to rely on the translator to give the correct translation of the words. Some foreign languages have more than one meaning.
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he was the sister and wife of zeus. she was the goddess of marrige
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Usually when you are granted a loan it will have 2-3 disbursements. Think of a disbursement as a "payment." If half of your loan pays out to the school, you will begin paying interest on that amount. When the second disbursement comes in, you will begin paying interest on that next amount.
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1. Age 2. Cultural Differences 3. Social Class 4. Sex differences (gender)
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school starts at 8.45 in France and finishes at 4.00
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William Blake was largely unknown in his own lifetime but is now considered to be one of the great figures of Romanticism and is recognized particularly for his poetry. He did not seem to think much of school; he dropped out at the age of 10 but continued his education in his own way; he was very we…
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There was a beauty contest of which Hera was a participant, as well as Aphrodite and Athena. She lost to Aphrodite. Paris (Prince of Troy) was the judge and chose Aphrodite because she offered him the most beautiful woman in the world. Through him, Hera hated all Trojans.
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if you are mad at some one just say whatever thats the form of how you use it what ever means exactly what you say WHATEVER WHAT-EVER if you don't know what WHAT and EVER mean then you should look them up!! It means that you agree to what is being said. Example, What ever you say is the way it i…
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The driving distance from Fort Worth TX to Reno NV is 1,644 road miles, using I-44 West.
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Answer There was no one language. In fact, there were many more languages and dialects than today because individual countries were much more fragmented and isolated. In France, for example, there were two major dialects; in what is now Germany there were dozens.
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Mrs. Pan is a character in the story, The Good Deed, by Pearl S. Buck. Mrs. Pan is a Chinese woman, unhappy with her new life in America. She dreams of going back to a place that is organized and where people know the meaning of respect.
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Imagine you are watching a play about a man who dreams of discovering a lost city. He becomes an archaeologist, spends months researching information in libraries, and makes difficult journeys to distant lands in search of clues to the city's whereabouts. He finally selects a spot to excavate, but y…
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A URL is whatever it says at the top of the page when you are browsing the internet. In other words, it is a web address, and you can use it to find a web page. You type it in, and you hit the green arrow, and you go there.example: http://wiki.answers.com/
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personification is giving an inanimate object a human charactaristic such as a voice heres some examples The stars danced playfully in the moonlit sky.The run down house appeared depressed.The first rays of morning tiptoed through the meadow.She did not realize that opportunity was knocking at her …
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Originating in the Caribbean island of Jamaica, Ska is an amazing musical genre. It combines elements found in Jazz, Soul, Motown, R&B and Calypso, but its distinctive offbeat rhythm comes directly from a traditional form of Jamaican music called Mento. It first appeared as a distinct musical st…
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A sentence containing the word depravity could be : When he spoke i could hear the depravity in his voice. Depravity meaning wickedness or moral corruption.
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Hera was not a fair goddess. She was in fact a vengeful and jealous one. This was probably the result of her marriage to her own brother, Zeus who was a philanderer.
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There are many important Canadians in all sorts of areas - politics, arts, science, business. Here's a list of important Canadians sorted by their area of specialty, I hope you're able to find what you're looking for http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Famous_Canadians ===== Every single solitary Cana…
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The powers of the United States Congress is enlisted and limited in ARTICLE ONE of the United States Constitution. The "herein granted" signifies that all items listed within the article are the only powers of the United States Congress.However, if your intention is to avoid reading and analyzing th…
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The word aesthetic means to be concerned with beauty, or the appreciation of beauty. Anesthetic is what is used during surgery to keep the patient unconscious and unable to feel the scalpels and clamps and sutures.
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You can communicate to people by phone and by talking. Those 2 ways are the very most popular ways to talk/comunicate with someone. Cell phones , beepers, voices, blackberrys, and even sign language ,are all ways you can comunicate with a person.
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The poem, "Little Boy Crying" illustrates the difference in understanding between a parent and his 3-year old son. In his efforts to educate his son and keep him safe, the father has to play a part he despises, not daring to show his true feelings. The son can only see the character his dad is playi…
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An outline is a line marking the outer contours or boundaries of an object or figure or a general description covering the main points of a subject
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because cursing has been around for centuries.they have developed into spellings that can hardly be defined.they say that each one you shout represents Satan inside of you!
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Answer 1 Negotiation is the process of discussing a problem face to face in order to get/reach a goal. I think you mean Negotiation. If so, it's when both parties come to a standard solution to the issue that both will agree on. Or making a deal. E.G. A guy charged with murder can say... go to jail…
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There are somewhere between 85 to 150 prepositions in the English language, depending on who is listing them and if you want one-word prepositions or complex prepositions.á laaboardaboutaboveaccording toacrossafter (also conjunction)againstahead ofalongalong withalongsideamidamidstamongantiapart fr…
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An example of ambiguity: I promise I'll give you a ring tomorrow. Although uncommon in American dialects, "giving someone a ring" can simply mean calling them on the telephone. But, obviously, the above sentence can also mean giving someone a piece of jewelry worn on the finger. The statement is, th…
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Ideological parties Single-issue parties Economic protest parties Splinter parties *The biggest three are the Constitution, Green, and Libertarian.
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About 18 feet.
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The official language of Indonesia is Bahasa Indonesia, which means "Indonesian Language" It is a form of Malay . There are more than 700 regional language spoken in Indonesia.
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All the information in the story just putting that information together
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The United Kingdom doesn't have an official language per se, but the most spoken language is English.
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That's a really good question. Heros have to be brave, and especially to be brave when other people are watching and taking notes.
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The answers for this question vary depending on the person. I personally think the hardest languages to learn are Spanish, French, and Chinese.
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Verbs: The opposite of challenge (dispute) would be to agree, allow, admit, capitulate, or concede. The opposite of making a challenge is not to challenge: to avoid, evade, or ignore. Nouns: The opposite of a challenge (difficult task) would be an easy job, idiomatically a breeze, cakewalk, or ci…
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To entertain and inform. To advertise and market products
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The Greeks wrote on stone.
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He was a character in a fiction book by Kurt Vonnegut called "Mother Night". He was also mentioned in Vonnegut's "Slaughterhouse-Five".
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Brazilians are Brazilians. Now as far as Hispanics go, nope. Brazilians do not speak spanish, we speak portuguese thus making us Lusophones, people who mother tongue is portuguese.
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German is not so hard to learn. If you are serious about it, it won't be much of a problem. The grammar is sometimes very like English but there are some tricky grammar structures. Vocabulary is not so bad, some words are very similar to English. Basically it can be complicated but it is a logical l…
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The official language is Russian, however there are also 27 more recognized ones: Abaza (in the Karachay-Cherkess Republic)Adyghe (in the Republic of Adygea)Altay (in the Altai Republic)Bashkir (in the Republic of Bashkortostan)Buryat (in Agin-Buryat Autonomous Okrug and the Buryat Republic])Chechen…
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1) Your nose 2) Your car engine 3) A river4) Water (see related question)
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There are four main reasons for learning a foreign language. One is that the study of another language improves our use and our understanding of our own. Another is that learning to use another language is the epitome of "thinking outside the box," because every language "thinks" about things differ…
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cereal ceres is her roman name demeter is her greek name The question should be "What breakfast food comes from the GREEK name Demeter
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"If man were meant to fly, God would have lowered the fares" was the slogan of American Coach Lines. By this slogan, they were attempting to attract customers away from airlines and toward their bus transit line.
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Often you do. It depends on the type of language play. If it is just alliteration or homomyms or homophones, then sometimes you can pick it up even without context... but some of it is based on situation or specialized knowledge, and in those cases, yeah, you would have to know the context. If someo…
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There are many ways to introduce yourself in a job interview. You could start by saying your name and reason for applying.
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Bi-lingual The term bilingual refers most frequently and more specifically to a person who speaks two languages. A person who speaks more than two, who is, in effect, multilingual, is polyglot. The terms apply to communities and populations as well as to individual people. Thus, a community in whic…
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A declamation piece titled "Yes You Are Guilty" should include difficult circumstances that often can lead to crime. It could be argued that not having enough money?æfor the basic needs of a family could lead to crimes involving theft.?æ
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Marriage in a very young age when you are not yet prepared with the obligations accompanied to it will give birth to more problems. Therefore before entering to a married life, we must not only think twice but a hundred times...
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There are many people listed with the name Edward Kamu. However, there is no mention of a poet with this name or cause of death.
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Today, over 99% of Colombians speak Spanish. However, there are, arguably, over 70 other languages spoken in the country today.
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In literature, a foil is a person or thing whose differences highlight the qualities of one of the major characters. The word foil has other meanings in architecture, hunting, and metalworking.
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There are many (people can hardly keep up) Democrats, Republicans, Independents and now there is a party called a "tea party" President Obama's administration was voted in and won, they are the Democratic Party. This is basically true.
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hera is a girl not a boy. she was the goddesses of marriage and love , also the wife of Zeus
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Yes. From his first marriage, to Nina Gomer, he had two children: a son Burghardt who died in infancy and a daughter Yolande.
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her name is JUNO
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Hera's parents (as well as Zeus', Hades', Poseidon's, Demeter's, and Hestia's) were Cronus and Rhea.Hera's mom was Rhea and her dad was Cronus.
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The Philippine literature, it is important because by this we can preserve the literature we have today. If no one would introduce or explain it to the up coming generations it would not exist in the next generation.
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agile is quickness and accuracy of movement
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interpreting something in two or more ways
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Gross wage is how much you made before anything is taken out of your pay check.Say you make $10/hr, you work 40 hours a week, your weekly gross wage will be $400.Net wage is what you actually get after all your taxes, insurance, and retirement are taken out.So lets just ball park all of your taxes a…
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an example of induction is just like rubbing a fur on a pole and putting it by a faucet. the water attracts to it. the water bends and that is what induction is.
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It means that there is power with in a group.
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It depends on the myth, since there are multiple versions Persephone is the mother of Zagreus and Melinoe, but they are her children by Zeus, who either raped her to produce Zagreus and tricked her to produce Melinoe. They don't figure often in modern myths, nost likely because Persephone is Zeus' c…
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kasi nung unang panahon wla pang ganyang sayaw ..
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I'm sure you will find people who speak Spanish in all North American countries - but those countries where you will find the least number of Spanish speakers would be Denmark (Greenland) France (Pierre & St, Mig,) Canada United Kingdom (Bermuda) United States of America (although there are…
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The Irish (Gaelic) word for 'first' is is céad.The Scottish Gaelic word is ciad.
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We were out of time, so i grabbed a lime. *Time and lime rhyme. I wanted a diet cola, but instead I ate granola *Cola and Granola rhyme etcetera
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The production function in management needs the keen division of labor and monitoring of inputs. Production relates to other functions which include design, process management, storage and transportation.
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No. An alphabet consists of only letters. A phoneme is a unit of language which has meaning. Letters, numbers, and symbols are all phonemes. There are dozens of phoneme types and subtypes. For instance, within letters you have consonants and vowels.
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There were various movements in medieval literature. Most of the literature that remains from the Early Middle Ages is religious, historical, or legal. This does not mean that such literature represents the greater part of what was written, it might merely mean that such literature was all the mate…
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The Paleolithic people were polytheistic when it came to religion. This means that they believed in more than just one higher power or God.
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