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Does a period go after et al?

Does a period go after et al? This phrase means “and others.” Most commonly, et al. indicates other contributors (authors, editors, etc.) in a bibliographic list, such as “Feynman, Hawking, Sagan, et al.” There should always be a period after et al. to show it is an abbreviation. Can you end a sentence with et […]

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What features make a woman attractive?

What features make a woman attractive? Characteristic features of the female “sexy face” in comparison to the “unsexy face”: Suntanned skin. Narrower facial shape. Less fat. Fuller lips. Slightly bigger distance of eyes. Darker, narrower eye brows. More, longer and darker lashes. Higher cheek bones. What God says about a good woman? “A gracious woman […]

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What is a theater critique?

What is a theater critique? Theatre criticism is a genre of arts criticism, and the act of writing or speaking about the performing arts such as a play or opera. They become a part of the performing arts as soon as the written words of the drama are transformed into performance on the stage or […]

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What effect does the opening paragraph have?

What effect does the opening paragraph have? The first paragraph of the story has a lot of information in it, but most of the information has to do with things we infer about the narrator from the way he writes, rather than what he actually says. There are a few outright facts in the paragraph: […]

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How do magazines target their audience?

How do magazines target their audience? Magazines create interest around a specific topic, which attracts readers with similar interests. Magazines with websites will have the advantage over those that don’t, because they will attract a homogeneous, targeted audience that will also be getting their information through more than one format. What is appeal to audience? […]

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How does literature reflect our society?

How does literature reflect our society? The basic purpose of literature is to revitalize and influence our thought process. Literature helps us to record thoughts and feelings of great minds. Literature cannot escape at any age from the influence of the social affairs and therefore it reflects the society of the age when it is […]

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What does the wavy line means?

What does the wavy line means? Wavy line (squiggly line): A symbol (shown below) which means (1) “molecular structure beyond this point unspecified or unimportant”, or (2) a mixture of isomers at this point. The wavy line (squiggly line) symbol. In this example, the molecular structure to the left of the methyl group is unspecified […]

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How do you quote multiple lines of a poem?

How do you quote multiple lines of a poem? In quoting four or more lines, begin the quotation on a new line indented one inch from the left margin, and reproduce each line of the poem as it appears in your source, double spacing each line and indenting it one inch. Beginning and ending quotation […]

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Is swearing a sin?

Is swearing a sin? The way you use words dictates if they become good or bad. The point is swearing is not a sin because of the word itself. It can become a sin depending on how we use those, and other, words. Did any northerners fight for the South? A sizable amount of men […]

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Should a 5 year old show empathy?

Should a 5 year old show empathy? Because of both nature and nurture, some children are slower to become empathic than others. It’s a bumpy road for children to develop true empathy for another human, and more so, 5-year-olds will display great compassion and then revert into little egomaniacs. Totally normal What differences cause each […]

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