• Megan Muir
    my ear "I want a story about a rainbow". Suddenly it stuck me: Of all the things kids send pictures of, a rainbow is the most common thing after pictures of themselves AND it had rained for 81 straight days that winter in Sidney. So I made up a rainbow story. At the beginning of the Winter, after...
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  • English
    CONTINUOUS changes into PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS He said, “I have been studying since 3 O’clock” She said, “It has been raining for three days.” I said, “She has been working in this office since 2007” He said that he had been studying since 3 O’clock. She said that it been raining for...
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  • English
    Bob and Alice been married? RIGHT..... I know Bob for five years. WRONG. have known 1. Sue and Alan are married since July. 2. It is raining all day. 3. How long has George been unemployed? 4. Have you always been living in this house ? 5. How long does Ken have a beard...
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  • Tenses
    Progressive This tense is used to indicate the duration of an activity that began in the past and continues to the present. When the tense has this meaning, it is used with time words, such as for, since, all morning, all day, all week. Sample Sentences: ● I have been sitting here since seven o’clock...
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  • The Hurricane and the Island
    animal. I stayed there the rest of the night and I could finally sleep the night, I obviously thanked God for hearing my prayers. I woke up a little bit unnerved because of all that had happened the previous day.  I went out to see how the hurricane left everything, but it was raining, this time it...
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  • Symbolism in a Farewell to Arms
    beginning up until the very end, rain serves as a powerful symbol of death and all the accompanying emotions of grief, pain and despair. As the rain pours down on a beautiful day, it turns all that is joyful or hopeful into desolation. This is seen on the very first page, where there is rapid progression...
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  • Direct and Indirect Speech
    . I said that she had eaten the meal.They said that they had not gone to New York. | PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS changes into PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS | He said, “I have been studying since 3 O’clock” She said, “It has been raining for three days.” I said, “She has been working in this...
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  • All Djfhsd
    each other like so many roses, so many weeds, intermixed, peering out for a look at the hidden sun. It rained. It had been raining for seven years; thousand upon thousands of days compounded and filled from one end to the other with rain, with the drum and gush of water, with the sweet crystal fall...
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  • loool
    rain. feverish wheel, all tumbling spokes. Margot They were all nine years old, and if there stood alone. She was a very frail girl who had been a day, seven years ago, when the looked as if she had been lost in the rain for sun came out for an hour and showed its years and the...
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  • Adventurous Day
    ADVENTURES DAY “IT WAS RAINNING AND I DASHED TOWARDS A DESERTED BUILDING” with this sentence we should start the essay It was raining and as I dashed towards a deserted building when I was running to find my resort when I had been to a holiday trip GOA during the summer vacation. Previosly when...
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  • Fiction story
    thunder crashes all around him.... He is more than startled and sits strait up at a 90 degree angle. Jumping to his feet, he walks to the edge of his dwelling. It’s been raining for days now. He’s not exactly sure how many days have passed, but he is still disturbed by the bashing sounds of thunder...
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  • Heroes Gods and Monsters
    Is Raining One day, Zeus and Helios were arguing about who loved Hera the most. Hera had been having an affair with Helios behind Zeus’ back. Zeus found out about the two immortals because Hermes, the messenger god, told him. Is that not ironic?! Zeus confronted Hera, and she completely denied it...
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  • Poetry Analysis for "Sunshine" by Matisyahu
     all alone, said I’d be your shelter from the storm, now your clothes have all been torn, kingdom sacked, attacked, and dethroned”. Verse two shows that there were some problems in the artist’s life and that he had lost what was important to him, but repeats the chorus after every verse to show that...
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  • All Summer One Day
    All summer in one day They all waited for the moment. It had been raining for seven years. Yes, Yes! I said its stopping. There I was apart from those who couldn’t remember a time when there was no rain. They were all nine year old, and if there had been one day where their wasn’t rain, they...
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  • Sats English Paper Ks1
    called him. He could hear Laura talking. 12 Why did Billy say “My flower is raining!”? He wanted to water the flower. It had started to rain. The seeds were falling like rain. He didn’t want his flower to die. 9 He ran indoors to find Mum and Dad and Laura. They collected up a big bag of...
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  • All Summer in the Day
    each other like so many roses, so many weeds, intermixed, peering out for a look at the hidden sun. It rained. It had been raining for seven years; thousand upon thousands of days compounded and filled from one end to the other with rain, with the drum and gush of water, with the sweet crystal...
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  • Ways to Fix Run Ons Fragments
    . ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 2. Juan and David recognized each other they had been in the first grade together...
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  • Litrture
    would: I wish you would hurry up!; I wish it’d stop raining! If only it’d stop raining! Type 3: unreal conditions If + past perfect perfect modal (past time reference) Completely hypothetical situations, totally contrary to past fact! If we had caught that train, we’d have arrived on time...
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  • Grandpa
    thing only dodge ball. When I walked up from the locker room I was called to the office. My mom was standing there with sunglasses on and me thinking what and the heck it is raining not it is not sunny out. I had realized she had also pulled my brothers and sister out of class. We all go in the...
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  • Social Diversity: Inuit
    , non-Western cultures suddenly found that they were defined as outposts of new colonial empires developed by Europeans, resulting in the weakening of traditional cultural practices, political leadership, and social systems that had been in place for centuries” (Sayre, 2013, pp. 410-411). The essay...
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