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On the following pages are the yacht club burgees historically enrolled with the Register.

It is generally accepted that any new burgee or change to an enrolled burgee will not be accepted by the Register if it too closely resembles another enrolled burgee.

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By Judy Hills, ACBS roving reporter, member of RDC Triangle Chapter

Have you ever given thought to the burgees, ensigns, flags and pennants that we fly on our boats?  Did you consciously select yours or did you just copy what you saw someone else doing?  What do you know about nautical flag etiquette and usage?  This article addresses this topic.

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According to the US Power Squadron, “Flags are often too small…The national ensign flown at a flag staff on the stern of your boat should be one inch on the fly (long end) for each foot of overall length.”

Flag —One class of flags is called the “international maritime signal flags.”  According to Wikipedia, there is a signal flag “for each letter of the alphabet, and pennant for numerals.  Each flag (except the R flag) has an additional meaning when flown individually, and they take on other meanings in certain combinations.”  For more information on the meanings of international maritime signal flags click on this link:  http://www.marinewaypoints.com/learn/flags/flags.shtml   It is more common to see the international maritime signal flags displayed on sailboats than pleasure power boats.

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Did you know?

  • The word for the scientific study of the history, symbolism and usage of flags is vexillology.
  • The position of honor on a ship is the quarterdeck at the stern of a ship, and thus ensigns are traditionally flown either from the ensign staff at the ship’s stern, or from a gaff rigged over the stern.
  • The general rule that no flag is flown higher than the national flag does not apply onboard a ship.  A flag flown at the stern is always in a superior position to a flag flown elsewhere on the ship, even if the latter is higher up. (Wikipedia—maritime flag). 
  • If you take your boat to international or foreign waters, the traditional United States ensign should be flown.
  • You should avoid flying more than one ensign from a single halyard or antenna.
  • Massachusetts and Maine are the only two states with their own maritime flags (special versions of the state flags for use afloat).
  • There is an international burgee registry. http://www.burgees.com/burgeeframe.htm
  • To learn more about maritime flag etiquette: http://www.usps.org/f_stuff/etiquett.html
  • If you are into vexillology and want to see some really weird flag designs, check out https://www.reddit.com/r/vexillology/ or click here to see vexillology Youtube videos. Click here to check out the National Maritime Museum’s historical collection of flags.

So, having a little fun with our vexillology topic, if you or your ACBS Chapter were to design a flag, what would it look like? 

Send  your pictures, reports, announcements, and boat biographies to  [email protected]

Nice informative piece, thx. One concern: I recently ordered and attempted to fly the ACBS burgee on my ’55 Chris-Craft Continental 22′ and discoverd that the height measurement (~13″) is way too long for my canted mast (pins are about 9″ apart). Has ACBS considered a more “runabout” size for a burgee?

I contacted the company that we purchase the burgees from. The company offers a 10″ size which should place the grommet holes about 9″ apart. If you would like me to order one for you, let me know if you prefer cotton or nylon and slanted or straight. The cost is $39.

This added information came from Gene Porter: “Your yacht ensign info is inaccurate or remiss in that it fails to note that the yacht ensign must never be flown in international or foreign waters since it has no standing as a national ensign. [from the Power Squadron web site]

This is particularly applicable in such areas as the Thousand Islands where US boats frequent Canadian waters, too often flying illegal flags.

Thank you, Gene. One of the advantages of being in this organization is that information is shared from many sources. The website committee invites comments and discussions. It helps us all be more informed.

I fly the flag and ensign that was actually shipped from Century in June of 1959 when my Gray V8 powered 16 ‘ Resorter was delivered to Ithaca NY, she has only had two owners and moved 15 miles North still on Cayuga l and is now used mostly for sunset rides, she saw many hours as a competition ski boat as her original owner was a skier for many years she has also made the trip from Sodus Bay NY across Lake Ontario to the St. Lawrence seaway twice a year for many years to his cottage on the St Lawrence.

Great article but I believe you left out an important fact about the U S ensign. Congress in 1914 or 1916, please don’t hold me to the dates, pasted a law that made the United States Power Squadrons flag an official flag for U S yachts. Bob Korts Member USPS since 1960.

Did you know original ensign flags had sewn stars not embroidered stars like we see today. The stars were cut out of fabric and sewn around the edges.

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Makeup, make-up or make up.

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Makeup is 1.) cosmetics 2.) the composition of something 3.) in American English, a special test or assignment given to a student who has missed a test or assignment. Make up is used as a noun or an adjective. Makeup may also be rendered as the hyphenated make-up , though since the 1980s the hyphen has been dropped for the most part. The word makeup was coined in 1821 to mean manner in which something is put together, it was first used to mean cosmetics in 1886.

Make up is a verb phrase which means 1.) to compose 2.) to invent 3.) to arrange 4.) to apply cosmetics 5.) to reconcile after a quarrel. Make up is also used as an adjective.

Examples The Columbian singer celebrated her 39th birthday by reminding us all how glowing she is without a drop of makeup on, posting a picture of her “birthday bun” on her official social media accounts. ( USA Today ) And at this point she might as well just move into Lagerfeld’s guest room, she’s got so much going on for the brand — after all, it was just announced that she’ll front its next makeup campaign. ( People Magazin e) Gender makeup of Allegheny County Council a concern for some ( The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ) That was the makeup of Arsenal’s midfield for their FA Cup fourth round clash with Burnley at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, with Mohamed Elneny making his debut, Francis Coquelin back from injury and Alex Iwobi handed only a third start of his senior career. ( The National ) Stacy Caldwell, College Board’s vice president for college readiness assessment, said the makeup test will probably be scheduled in a month or so, according to Associated Press. ( The South China Morning POst ) Kristen Stewart has landed an amazing new beauty gig: she’s the new face of Chanel make-up. ( Marie Claire Magazine ) John Elway realizes as well as anyone just how difficult a decision it is for an elite quarterback to retire, and he has no plans of putting pressure on Peyton Manning to make up his mind right away. ( The Columbus Dispatch ) If you missed Bruce Springsteen’s Madison Square Garden concert due to Mother Nature’s interference, the Boss has something to make up for the disappointment. ( Billboard Magazine )

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Late work is a teacher housekeeping task that often causes a classroom management nightmare for teachers. Late work can be especially difficult for new educators who do not have a set policy in place or even for a veteran teacher who has created a policy that just is not working.

There are many reasons why makeup or late work should be allowed, but the best reason to consider is that any work that was deemed important enough by a teacher to be assigned, deserves to be completed. If homework or classwork is not important, or are assigned as "busy work," students will notice, and they will not be motivated to complete the assignments. Any homework and/or classwork a teacher assigns and collects should support a student's academic growth.

There may be students returning from excused or unexcused absences who will need to complete makeup work. There also may be students who have not worked responsibly. There may be assignment completed on paper, and now there may be assignments submitted digitally. There are multiple software programs where students may submit homework or classwork. However, there may be students who lack the resources or support they need at home.

Therefore, it is important that teachers create late work and make-up work policies for hard copies and for digital submissions that they can follow consistently and with a minimum of effort. Anything less will result in confusion and further problems.

Questions to Consider When Creating a Late Work and Makeup Work Policy

  • Does my school have a set policy for teachers concerning late work? For example, there might be a schoolwide policy that all teachers are to take off a letter grade for each day late.
  • What is my school's policy concerning time for makeup work? Many school districts allow students two days to complete late work for each day they were out.
  • What is my school's policy for making up work when a student has an excused absence? Does that policy differ for an unexcused absence? Some schools do not allow students to make up work after unexcused absences.
  • Collecting homework (hard copies) at the door as they enter the class.
  • Digital submissions to a classroom software platform or app (ex: Edmodo, Google Classroom). These will have a digital time stamp on each document.
  • Ask students have to turn homework/classwork into a specific location (homework/classwork box) by the bell to be considered on time.
  • Use a timestamp to put on homework /classwork to mark when it was submitted. 
  • Determine if you will accept partially-completed homework or classwork. If so, then students can be considered on time even if they have not completed their work. If not, this needs to be clearly explained to students.
  • Have students write the date they turn in the homework on the top. This saves you time but could also lead to cheating .
  • You write the date the homework was turned in on the top as it is turned in. This will only work if you have a mechanism for students to turn in work directly to you each day.
  • If you wish to use a homework collection box, then you can mark the day each assignment was turned in on the paper when you grade each day. However, this requires daily maintenance on your part so that you don't get confused.
  • Have an assignment book where you write down all classwork and homework along with a folder for copies of any worksheets/handouts. Students are responsible for checking the assignment book when they return and collecting the assignments. This requires you to be organized and to update the assignment book each day.
  • Create a "buddy" system. Have students be responsible for writing down assignments to share with someone who was out of class. If you gave notes in class, either provide a copy for the students who missed or you can have them copy notes for a friend. Be aware that students have to on their own time copy notes and they might not get all the information depending on the quality of the notes copied.
  • Only give makeup work before or after school. Students have to come to see you when you are not teaching so that they can get the work. This can be hard for some students who do not have the time to come before or after depending on bus/ride schedules.
  • Have a separate makeup assignment that uses the same skills, but different questions or criteria.
  • Prepare how will you have students makeup tests and/or quizzes that they missed when they were absent. Many teachers require students to meet with them either before or after school. However, if there is an issue or concern with that, you might be able to have them come to your room during your planning period or lunch to try and complete the work. For students who need to make up assessments, you may want to design an alternate assessment, with different questions.
  • Anticipate that long-term assignments (ones where students have two or more weeks to work on) will take much more supervision. Break the project up into chunks, staggering the workload when possible. Breaking up one assignment into smaller deadlines will mean that you are not chasing a large assignment with a high percentage grade that is late.
  • Decide how you will address late projects or large percentage assignments. Will you allow late submissions? Make sure that you address this issue at the beginning of the year, especially if you are going to have a research paper or other long-term assignment in your class. Most teachers make it a policy that if students are absent on the day a long-term assignment is due that it must be submitted the day that student returns to school. Without this policy, you might find students who are trying to gain extra days by being absent.

If you do not have a consistent late work or makeup policy, your students will notice. Students who turn their work in on time will be upset, and those who are consistently late will take advantage of you. The key to an effective late work and makeup work policy is good recordkeeping and daily enforcement.

Once you decide what you want for your late work and makeup policy, then stick to that policy. Share your policy with other teachers because there is strength in consistency. Only by your consistent actions will this become one less worry in your school day. 

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Is it makeup or make-up or make up?

If you take a makeup test, is it correct to call it a makeup, make up, or make-up test?

I know that makeup is also what some people put on their faces to look different. I think that make-up is what is used when you "make-up something" as in do something late. I think that "make up" is when you create something. So if you take a "makeup quiz" what is the correct one to use?

Is the following a correct sentence:

You can make-up the makeup exam?
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  • 9 Since I missed the first cosmetics test, the teacher created a new one for me on the spot. It was a make up make-up makeup exam. –  Digital Chris Commented Oct 31, 2014 at 17:00
  • A similar question, with very useful answers, is When is it necessary to use a hyphen in writing a compound word? . Note that English readily, over the course of time, drops the hyphen in compounded words, with notable exceptions that seemingly can be defined by rules. –  JEL Commented Sep 9, 2015 at 21:18
  • @JEL: Yes, IMHO this question is a duplicate of that one. But it cannot be closed as a duplicate because it has a bounty. (Why does a bounty protect a question from being closed?) –  Drew Commented Sep 11, 2015 at 20:41

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You can make-up the makeup exam.

Unless it's a make-up exam about cosmetics, this wouldn't be what you're looking for, especially since "make-up" is a descriptor and "make up" is an action.

You can make up the make-up exam.

Would be a consistent, sensible convention. As noted by @J.R. below, it's not necessarily correct since Harvard lists both. However, this is the convention that I would use.

[Make up] as the action and [make-up] as the descriptor.

Makeup as a compound word used to represent cosmetics.

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  • 3 That's one convention that could be used, but hardly a definitive answer. M-W gives specific mention of makeup exam , with the descriptor as a single word (no hyphen); so does OOD . Harvard omits the hyphen as well (at least on this web page ), but Harvard's Extension School leaves it in. –  J.R. Commented Oct 31, 2014 at 18:58
  • @J.R. I'll change my answer to recommend it as a convention rather than stating correctness –  Jared Hooper Commented Aug 13, 2015 at 12:43
  • 2 @J.R.: Maybe you could write an answer? I see that this question has almost 10000 views and we could all benefit form a more detailed answer. –  Thomas Commented Aug 28, 2015 at 14:39
  • @J.R.: The bounty expires in one day.... –  Thomas Commented Sep 14, 2015 at 13:13

Make up (verb)

  • Make up you mind. (to settle)
  • Twenty kids make up the class. (to constitute)

Makeup (noun, or attributive adjective)

  • The makeup of the diverse sample is reflective of the population at risk for diseases.

He wore makeup. (cosmetics, sometimes "make-up")

We will take a makeup test. (something that makes up for)

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  • Thanks. I came here wondering about genetic makeup , which this answer addresses. But it would be better with some sources to back it up. –  joeytwiddle Commented Mar 3, 2017 at 3:04

If you have to take a test over, you make up the test. The test you make up is a make-up test. Be sure to put on your makeup before making up the make-up test. (When used as an adjective, make-up requires a hyphen.)

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  • 1 Hello, AnaP. Are you saying that M-W and Harvard are wrong when they use the solid compound as an attributive adjective? –  Edwin Ashworth Commented Aug 7, 2015 at 22:45

As stated previously, "make up" is a verb, "make-up" is an adjective, and "makeup" is a noun. Therefore, if an esthetics student missed an exam on cosmetics and then missed the alternative exam, it is possible that the student would have to make up a make-up makeup exam.

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5 Ways to Make Homework More Meaningful

Use these insights from educators—and research—to create homework practices that work for everyone.

Homework tends to be a polarizing topic. While many teachers advocate for its complete elimination, others argue that it provides students with the extra practice they need to solidify their learning and teach them work habits—like managing time and meeting deadlines—that have lifelong benefits. 

We recently reached out to teachers in our audience to identify practices that can help educators plot a middle path. 

On Facebook , elementary school teacher John Thomas responded that the best homework is often no-strings-attached encouragement to read or play academically adjacent games with family members. “I encourage reading every night,” Thomas said, but he doesn’t use logs or other means of getting students to track their completion. “Just encouragement and book bags with self selected books students take home for enjoyment.” 

Thomas said he also suggests to parents and students that they can play around with “math and science tools” such as “calculators, tape measures, protractors, rulers, money, tangrams, and building blocks.” Math-based games like Yahtzee or dominoes can also serve as enriching—and fun—practice of skills they’re learning.

At the middle and high school level, homework generally increases, and that can be demotivating for teachers, who feel obliged to review or even grade halfhearted submissions. Student morale is at stake, too: “Most [students] don’t complete it anyway,” said high school teacher Krystn Stretzinger Charlie on Facebook . “It ends up hurting them more than it helps.”    

So how do teachers decide when to—and when not to—assign homework, and how do they ensure that the homework they assign feels meaningful, productive, and even motivating to students? 

1. Less is More

A 2017 study analyzed the homework assignments of more than 20,000 middle and high school students and found that teachers are often a bad judge of how long homework will take. 

According to researchers, students spend as much as 85 minutes or as little as 30 minutes on homework that teachers imagined would take students one hour to complete. The researchers concluded that by assigning too much homework , teachers actually increased inequalities between students in exchange for “minimal gains in achievement.” Too much homework can overwhelm students who “have more gaps in their knowledge,” the researchers said, and creates situations where homework becomes so time-consuming and frustrating that it turns students off to classwork more broadly.

To counteract this, middle school math teacher Crystal Frommert said she focuses on quality over quantity. Frommert cited the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics , which recommends only assigning “what’s necessary to augment instruction” and adds that if teachers can “get sufficient information by assigning only five problems, then don’t assign fifty.” 

Instead of sending students home with worksheets and long problem sets from textbooks that often repeat the same concepts, Frommert recommended assigning part of a page, or even a few specific problems—and explaining to students why these handpicked problems will be helpful practice. When students know there’s thought behind the problems they’re asked to solve at home, “they pay more attention to the condensed assignment because it was tailored for them,” Frommert said. 

On Instagram , high school teacher Jacob Palmer said that every now and then he condenses homework down to just one problem that is particularly engaging and challenging: “The depth and exploration that can come from one single problem can be richer than 20 routine problems.” 

2. Add Choice to the Equation 

Former educator and coach Mike Anderson said teachers can differentiate homework assignments without placing unrealistic demands on their workload by offering students some discretion in the work they complete and explicitly teaching them “how to choose appropriately challenging work for themselves.” 

Instead of assigning the same 20 problems or response questions on a given textbook page to all students, for example, Anderson suggested asking students to refer to the list of questions and choose and complete a designated number of them (three to five, for example) that give students “a little bit of a challenge but that [they] can still solve independently.” 

To teach students how to choose well, Anderson has students practice choosing homework questions in class before the end of the day, brainstorming in groups and sharing their thoughts about what a good homework question should accomplish. The other part, of course, involves offering students good choices: “Make sure that options for homework focus on the skills being practiced and are open-ended enough for all students to be successful,” he said. 

Once students have developed a better understanding of the purpose of challenging themselves to practice and grow as learners, Anderson also periodically asks them to come up with their own ideas for problems or other activities they can use to reinforce learning at home. A simple question, such as “What are some ideas for how you might practice this skill at home?” can be enough to get students sharing ideas, he said. 

Jill Kibler, a former high school science teacher, told Edutopia on Facebook that she implemented homework choice in her classroom by allowing students to decide how much of the work they’ve recently turned in that they’d like to redo as homework: “Students had one grading cycle (about seven school days) to redo the work they wanted to improve,” she said. 

3. Break the Mold 

According to high school English teacher Kate Dusto, the work that students produce at home doesn’t have to come in the traditional formats of written responses to a problem. On Instagram , Dusto told Edutopia that homework can often be made more interesting—and engaging—by allowing students to show evidence of their learning in creative ways. 

“Offer choices for how they show their learning,” Dusto said. “Record audio or video? Type or use speech to text? Draw or handwrite and then upload a picture?” The possibilities are endless. 

Former educator and author Jay McTighe noted that visual representations such as graphic organizers and concept maps are particularly useful for students attempting to organize new information and solidify their understanding of abstract concepts. For example, students might be asked to “draw a visual web of factors affecting plant growth” in biology class or map out the plot, characters, themes, and settings of a novel or play they’re reading to visualize relationships between different elements of the story and deepen their comprehension of it. 

Simple written responses to summarize new learning can also be made more interesting by varying the format, McTighe said. For example, ask students to compose a tweet in 280 characters or less to answer a question like “What is the big idea that you have learned about _____?” or even record a short audio podcast or video podcast explaining “key concepts from one or more lessons.”

4. Make Homework Voluntary 

When elementary school teacher Jacqueline Worthley Fiorentino stopped assigning mandatory homework to her second-grade students and suggested voluntary activities instead, she found that something surprising happened: “They started doing more work at home.” 

Some of the simple, voluntary activities she presented students with included encouraging at-home reading (without mandating how much time they should spend reading); sending home weekly spelling words and math facts that will be covered in class but that should also be mastered by the end of the week: “It will be up to each child to figure out the best way to learn to spell the words correctly or to master the math facts,” she said; and creating voluntary lesson extensions such as pointing students to outside resources—texts, videos or films, webpages, or even online or in-person exhibits—to “expand their knowledge on a topic covered in class.”

Anderson said that for older students, teachers can sometimes make whatever homework they assign a voluntary choice. “Do all students need to practice a skill? If not, you might keep homework invitational,” he said, adding that teachers can tell students, “If you think a little more practice tonight would help you solidify your learning, here are some examples you might try.”

On Facebook , Natisha Wilson, a K–12 gifted students coordinator for an Ohio school district, said that when students are working on a challenging question in class, she’ll give them the option to “take it home and figure it out” if they’re unable to complete it before the end of the period. Often students take her up on this, she said, because many of them “can’t stand not knowing the answer.” 

5. Grade for Completion—or Don’t Grade at All  

Former teacher Rick Wormeli argued that work on homework assignments isn’t “evidence of final level of proficiency”; rather, it’s practice that provides teachers with “feedback and informs where we go next in instruction.” 

Grading homework for completion—or not grading at all, Wormeli said—can help students focus on the real task at hand of consolidating understanding and self-monitoring their learning. “When early attempts at mastery are not used against them, and accountability comes in the form of actually learning content, adolescents flourish.” 

High school science teacher John Scali agreed , confirming that grading for “completion and timeliness” rather than for “correctness” makes students “more likely to do the work, especially if it ties directly into what we are doing in class the next day” without worrying about being “100% correct.” On Instagram , middle school math teacher Traci Hawks noted that any assignments that are completed and show work—even if the answer is wrong—gets a 100 from her.

But Frommert said that even grading for completion can be time-consuming for teachers and fraught for students if they don’t have home environments that are supportive of homework or if they have jobs or other after-school activities. 

Instead of traditional grading, she suggested alternatives to holding students accountable for homework, such as student presentations or even group discussions and debates as a way to check for understanding. For example, students can debate which method is best to solve a problem or discuss their prospective solutions in small groups. “Communicating their mathematical thinking deepens their understanding,” Frommert said. 

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Some teachers did not like to release their smartest students from regular classes, and one perennial dispute involved whether or not students who attended the classes for the gifted should have to make up homework from their regular classrooms.

If the answer to making up the homework is no, then don't push it because that might bring you a bigger problem.

You don't want to have to make up a huge pile of homework .

Don't try to make up excuses to not do your homework or just go get up and do something not important.

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So, I was writing to one of my professors about some missed work I had to do and came across this expression. I had trouble translating exactly what Make up homework would be in French. Context: referring to the homework that I missed in class because I was sick  

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devoir de rattrapage, un truc comme ça, non ?  

Oui, devoir de rattrapage c'est bien ça.  

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Well, I wouldn't have used make-up to convey that meaning in the first place. Perhaps top-up , supplementary or complementary ?  

Peut-être un devoir de remplacement . Pour moi, un devoir de rattrapage serait plutôt un devoir donné pour compenser un devoir non réussi par la classe.  

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Any assignment you're expected to complete after school and bring back to class the next day is called homework . Many students make up excuses for not having their homework done. The "My dog ate my homework " excuse doesn't work so well in the digital age.

High school students typically have a lot of homework most days, and often that's true for younger students as well. In college, an increasing amount of school work is done outside of class, as homework (even if you do it in the library, a cafe, or a dorm). Homework originally referred to any work done at home, including cooking and cleaning. The first example of the "school work" meaning dates from the late 1880s.

  • noun preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home) synonyms: prep , preparation see more see less type of: school assignment , schoolwork a school task performed by a student to satisfy the teacher

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  • The kids are busy with their homework.
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  • "Have you got any homework tonight ?" "No."
  • I got A minus for my English homework.
  • For homework I want you to write an essay on endangered species .
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When you put cosmetics on your face to look pretty on a date, are you using makeup or make up ?

You are probably beautiful just the way you are, and you don’t need to worry about either of those things, but if you work for a cosmetics company and you are in charge of designing ads, you will need to know the difference between these words.

The short story is that one is a noun and one is a verb, but, for a more in-depth discussion, continue reading.

What is the Difference Between Makeup and Make Up?

In this post, I will compare makeup vs. make up . I will use each term in some example sentences, which will give you an idea how they should appear in context.

I will also demonstrate how to use a mnemonic device that makes choosing make up or makeup a little easier.

When to Use Makeup

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For example,

  • Julia spends 45 minutes each morning putting on her makeup in the bathroom, which annoys Aries.
  • Greg’s last job was in the advertising department of company that sells makeup.

Makeup is a category of products. There are several different types of makeup. People use lipstick to color their lips. Eyeliner, eye shadow, and mascara all emphasize the eyes. Foundation and blush even out and accentuate the color of facial skin. There are other types of makeup, as well. For a more in-depth discussion, consult a cosmetologist.

Makeup can also refer to the composition of something. For example, the chemical makeup of something.

  • But there are limits to applying the Hawaii model to the rest of the nation, especially considering this state’s unique economy and political makeup. – The Washington Post

When to Use Make Up

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  • I need to make up a test that I missed last week, or I will not be able to graduate. (Complete something that was postponed)
  • Make up a template for these body routs so that we will be able to make clean, even cuts. (Create something)
  • I asked where he had been all day, but he just made up a story. (Fabricate a false event or story)

Here is another example of make-up being used to indicate the completion of something postponed.

  • With 20 confirmed cases of measles in New York City, now is a good time to check your children’s vaccination records, make up for any shots missed because of illness or travel and reconsider any stance your family might have taken on delaying or refusing vaccinations. – The New York Times

When this term is constructed as the hyphenated compound make-up , it becomes an adjective , like in the phrases make-up game or make-up test . These phrases describe events that had to be postponed, and are now taking place at a later date instead.

Also, make-up artist , make-up remover , make-up bag .

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Now, let’s go over a trick to keep track of make up vs. makeup . Since makeup is a compound noun, like the compound nouns takeout and kickoff , the construction of the word is you clue that makeup is a noun.

Is it makeup or make up? As with many compound nouns and phrasal verbs, these terms are only separated by a single space.

  • Makeup is a noun.
  • Make up is a verb phrase.

Their usage cases do not overlap; you can only use make up as a verb and makeup as a noun.

‘Make homework’ vs. ‘do homework’ in English

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First, let me note that “homework” is an uncountable (mass) noun in English. It is a common mistake, even among some non-native teachers of English as a foreign language, to say things like, “Hand in your homeworks, please.” The word “homework”, being uncountable, does not have a plural form. If you really must refer to several separate “pieces” of homework, the word you are looking for is “assignment”:

It is also not possible to use “homework” with “a”:

Let’s move on to the main topic of this article. Without further ado, the correct verb to use with “homework” is “do”, not “make”:

“Homework” is not in any way special in this respect. We always use “do” with activities and “make” with objects that are being made. Just like we “do work”, not “make work”, we also “do homework”, meaning the activity.

The confusion arises from the fact that the most direct translation of “homework” into other languages often refers to the sheets of paper on which the assignments are written, hence it would make sense to “make it”. For the very same reason, we wouldn’t usually speak about “writing homework”:

By the way, if you haven’t read my guide on how to avoid the most common mistakes in English, make sure to check it out; it deals with similar topics.

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Definition of homework noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  • I always do my homework on the bus.
  • physics/geography/French, etc. homework
  • I still haven't done my geography homework.
  • How much homework do you get?
  • for homework I have to write up the notes for homework.
  • (especially North American English) I have to finish this homework assignment .
  • acquire/​get/​lack (an) education/​training/ (British English) (some) qualifications
  • receive/​provide somebody with training/​tuition
  • develop/​design/​plan a curriculum/ (especially British English) course/ (North American English) program/​syllabus
  • give/​go to/​attend a class/​lesson/​lecture/​seminar
  • hold/​run/​conduct a class/​seminar/​workshop
  • sign up for/​take a course/​classes/​lessons
  • go to/​start preschool/​kindergarten/​nursery school
  • be in (North American English) the first, second, etc. grade/ (British English) year 1, 2. etc. (at school)
  • study/​take/​drop history/​chemistry/​German, etc.
  • (British English) leave/​finish/​drop out of/ (North American English) quit school
  • (North American English) graduate high school/​college
  • be the victim/​target of bullying
  • (British English) play truant from/ (both British English, informal) bunk off/​skive off school (= not go to school when you should)
  • (both especially North American English) skip/​cut class/​school
  • (British English) cheat in/ (North American English) cheat on an exam/​a test
  • get/​be given a detention (for doing something)
  • be expelled from/​be suspended from school
  • do your homework/ (British English) revision/​a project on something
  • work on/​write/​do/​submit an essay/​a dissertation/​a thesis/​an assignment/ (North American English) a paper
  • finish/​complete your dissertation/​thesis/​studies/​coursework
  • hand in/ (North American English) turn in your homework/​essay/​assignment/​paper
  • study/​prepare/ (British English) revise/ (North American English) review/ (North American English, informal) cram for a test/​an exam
  • take/ (both British English) do/​sit a test/​an exam
  • (especially British English) mark/ (especially North American English) grade homework/​a test
  • (British English) do well in/ (North American English) do well on/ (especially North American English, informal) ace a test/​an exam
  • pass/​fail/ (especially North American English, informal) flunk a test/​an exam/​a class/​a course/​a subject
  • apply to/​get into/​go to/​start college/ (British English) university
  • leave/​graduate from law school/​college/ (British English) university (with a degree in computer science)
  • study for/​take/ (British English) do/​complete a law degree/​a degree in physics
  • (both North American English) major/​minor in biology/​philosophy
  • earn/​receive/​be awarded/​get/​have/​hold a master’s degree/​a bachelor’s degree/​a PhD in economics
  • Have you finished your homework?
  • Have you done your physics homework yet?
  • I was helping my sister with her maths homework.
  • The homework assignments are worth 10% of the final grade.
  • I have some homework to do on the Civil War.
  • I want you to hand in this homework on Friday.
  • The science teacher always gives a lot of homework.
  • They get a lot of homework in English.
  • They get masses of homework at secondary school.
  • We had to write out one of the exercises for homework.
  • for homework
  • homework  on

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  • You could tell that he had really done his homework (= found out all he needed to know) .

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If what you want is a sign to put up in your 6th period or lunch hour for kids to come and make up their assignments, I think the options I gave you before could work. If you want the kids to both get their class notes AND do the work, maybe "Recuperación de deberes y apuntes".

4. Turning in make-up work. When students have make-up work to turn in, I'm not a fan of them handing it to me because I might set it down somewhere and not find it later. And again, I'm not a fan of students lining up at my desk while I'm trying to prepare for class. So, I keep a Make-up Work Bin on a table by the classroom door.

Makeup is 1.) cosmetics 2.) the composition of something 3.) in American English, a special test or assignment given to a student who has missed a test or assignment. Make up is used as a noun or an adjective. Makeup may also be rendered as the hyphenated make-up, though since the 1980s the hyphen has been dropped for the most part.

Late Work and Make Up Work Policies. Late work is a teacher housekeeping task that often causes a classroom management nightmare for teachers. Late work can be especially difficult for new educators who do not have a set policy in place or even for a veteran teacher who has created a policy that just is not working.

English (northeastern US) Mar 21, 2023. #3. In my daughter's high school, reputedly one of the best public schools in Oregon, students are generally allowed to make up missed homework and tests regardless of why they missed them. Sun14 said: You should make up the homework.

Definition of "make up assignment" It means if you missed or failed an assignment you have to redo the assignment or do a new assignment in its place|If you miss any work from school because you were absent, the teacher could give you a make up assignment to help you catch up with the class.

You can make-up the makeup exam. Unless it's a make-up exam about cosmetics, this wouldn't be what you're looking for, especially since "make-up" is a descriptor and "make up" is an action. You can make up the make-up exam. Would be a consistent, sensible convention. As noted by @J.R. below, it's not necessarily correct since Harvard lists both ...

4. Make Homework Voluntary. When elementary school teacher Jacqueline Worthley Fiorentino stopped assigning mandatory homework to her second-grade students and suggested voluntary activities instead, she found that something surprising happened: "They started doing more work at home.".

1. WikiHow. If the answer to making up the homework is no, then don't push it because that might bring you a bigger problem. 2. WikiHow. You don't want to have to make up a huge pile of homework. 3. WikiHow. Don't try to make up excuses to not do your homework or just go get up and do something not important.

The meaning of HOMEWORK is piecework done at home for pay. How to use homework in a sentence.

Definition of make up in the Idioms Dictionary. make up phrase. What does make up expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. Make up - Idioms by The Free Dictionary ... Julie finally admitted to the principal that her turtle did not eat her homework, and that she had made the whole thing up.

As a verb, "make up" is a phrasal verb, i.e., a verb made up of a verb and another word (either a preposition or a particle). In the case of "make up," "make" is the verb and "up" is a preposition. Phrasal verbs are never merged into one word or joined with hyphens. Therefore:

HOMEWORK meaning: 1. work that teachers give their students to do at home: 2. work that teachers give their students…. Learn more.

Homework. Homework is a set of tasks assigned to students by their teachers to be completed at home. Common homework assignments may include required reading, a writing or typing project, mathematical exercises to be completed, information to be reviewed before a test, or other skills to be practiced. The benefits of homework are debated.

Français Cadien - Lousiane, English - US. Apr 23, 2018. #1. So, I was writing to one of my professors about some missed work I had to do and came across this expression. I had trouble translating exactly what Make up homework would be in French. Context: referring to the homework that I missed in class because I was sick.

LDS. ( A ) TO BE PROCESSED IN PERFORMANCE OF A CONTRACT TO MAKE UP WORK FROM MATERIALS SUPPLIED , ENTERED INTO WITH A PERSON ESTABLISHED IN A THIRD COUNTRY ; OR. EurLex-2. Did you know that I got an incomplete in English from last school and your boyfriend wants me to do a ton of make - up work over Thanksgiving.

1 work that is given by teachers for students to do at home I still haven't done my geography homework. How much homework do you get? I have to write up the notes for homework. compare classwork Topic Collocations Education learning. acquire/get/lack experience/training/(an) education; receive/provide somebody with training

homework: 1 n preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home) Synonyms: prep , preparation Type of: school assignment , schoolwork a school task performed by a student to satisfy the teacher

HOMEWORK definition: 1. work that teachers give their students to do at home: 2. work that teachers give their students…. Learn more.

Makeup is a noun, while make up is a verb phrase. Which one you use depends on which part of speech you need. Now, let's go over a trick to keep track of make up vs. makeup. Since makeup is a compound noun, like the compound nouns takeout and kickoff, the construction of the word is you clue that makeup is a noun.

Without further ado, the correct verb to use with "homework" is "do", not "make": correct I did my homework yesterday. wrong I made my homework yesterday. "Homework" is not in any way special in this respect. We always use "do" with activities and "make" with objects that are being made. Just like we "do work", not ...

The homework assignments are worth 10% of the final grade. I have some homework to do on the Civil War. I want you to hand in this homework on Friday. The science teacher always gives a lot of homework. They get a lot of homework in English. They get masses of homework at secondary school. We had to write out one of the exercises for homework.

homework in American English. (ˈhoumˌwɜːrk) noun. 1. schoolwork assigned to be done outside the classroom ( distinguished from classwork) 2. paid work done at home, as piecework. 3. thorough preparatory study of a subject.

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The Best Way to Display Burgees in a Yacht Club: A Comprehensive Guide

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Introduction

Burgees are an essential part of the identity and tradition of yacht clubs worldwide. They represent the club’s history, achievements, and values, and are often displayed with pride by members and guests alike. However, displaying burgees improperly or haphazardly can detract from the club’s image and tradition. In this article, we will explore the best way to display burgees in a yacht club, taking into account different types of burgees, suitable locations for display, mounting methods, and maintenance. Whether you are a new member or an experienced yachtsman, following the proper etiquette for burgee display can enhance the beauty and elegance of your yacht club, while preserving its heritage and prestige. So, let’s dive in and discover the secrets of the best way to display burgees in your yacht club!

Understand the different types of burgees

Before we dive into the best way to display burgees in a yacht club, it’s essential to understand the different types of burgees that exist. The three main types of burgees are Club Burgees, Officer Burgees, and Special Event Burgees.

Club Burgees

A Club Burgee is a distinctive flag or pennant that represents the yacht club as a whole. It usually features the club’s emblem or logo and is the most commonly displayed burgee. The Club Burgee is often flown at the club’s main flagpole, clubhouse or displayed in a prominent location.

Officer Burgees

Officer Burgees are smaller flags that represent a specific club officer or position, such as the Commodore, Vice-Commodore, Rear Commodore, or Fleet Captain. These burgees are often flown on the officer’s boat or displayed in their office or workspace.

The Best Way to Display Burgees in a Yacht Club: A Comprehensive Guide

Special Event Burgees

Special Event Burgees are temporary flags that represent a specific event, such as a regatta, race, or social gathering. They are typically flown for the duration of the event and then retired or kept as a memento.

Understanding the different types of burgees is crucial for displaying them properly and with respect. By knowing the different types, you can ensure that each burgee is given the appropriate display location and treatment. In the next section, we will discuss the best location for displaying burgees in a yacht club.

Mounting methods for burgee display

There are several mounting methods available for displaying burgees, depending on the location and type of burgee being displayed. The most common methods include:

Halyard Mounting

The halyard mounting method involves attaching the burgee to a halyard, which is then hoisted up a flagpole. This method is commonly used for Club Burgees and Officer Burgees.

Wall Mounting

Wall mounting involves attaching the burgee to a wall using screws, hooks, or clips. This method is often used for displaying burgees in a designated Burgee Display Area.

Horizontal Mounting

Horizontal mounting involves attaching the burgee to a horizontal pole, which is then attached to a vertical surface such as a wall or post. This method is commonly used for displaying burgees in a designated Burgee Display Area.

Pennant String

A pennant string involves attaching several burgees to a single string and hanging it in a designated location. This method is often used for displaying special event burgees.

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When choosing a mounting method, it’s important to consider the location and the type of burgee being displayed. The method chosen should be secure, safe, and not cause any damage to the burgee or the location. In the next section, we will discuss how to maintain burgees for long-lasting display.

Maintaining burgees for long-lasting display

To ensure that burgees are displayed in their best condition and last for a long time, proper maintenance is crucial. The following tips can help you maintain your burgees:

Regularly clean your burgees to remove any dirt, dust, or debris. Use a mild detergent and warm water, and gently scrub the burgee with a soft brush or sponge. Rinse thoroughly and allow it to air dry before storing or displaying it again.

When not in use, store your burgees in a cool, dry, and dark location to avoid exposure to sunlight or moisture. You can roll them up or fold them neatly and store them in a dry, airtight container or bag.

Regularly inspect your burgees for any signs of damage, wear and tear, or discoloration. Repair any damages immediately to prevent further deterioration.

Replacement

Over time, burgees may become faded, torn, or damaged beyond repair. When this happens, it’s best to replace them with new ones to ensure a fresh and elegant display.

By following these tips, you can maintain your burgees in their best condition and display them with pride for years to come. In the next section, we will summarize the key points and provide some final thoughts on the best way to display burgees in a yacht club.

The Best Way to Display Burgees in a Yacht Club: A Comprehensive Guide

Displaying burgees is an important tradition in yacht clubs, and it’s essential to do it right. By understanding the different types of burgees, choosing the right location, selecting the appropriate mounting method, and maintaining the burgees correctly, you can display them with elegance and pride.

Remember, a well-displayed burgee represents the history, tradition, and achievements of the club and its members. It can enhance the club’s image and promote a sense of belonging and pride among members.

So, whether you are displaying the Club Burgee, Officer Burgees, or special event burgees, always take the time to do it right. Follow the guidelines we’ve outlined in this article, and you’ll be well on your way to displaying burgees in the best way possible.

We hope you found this article helpful, and we wish you all the best in your burgee display endeavors!

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Register of Burgees Collected by SYC

Southern Yacht Club is proud to display the signals of established yacht clubs in recognition of our mutual friendship and common pursuits.  These burgees have been exchanged and collected by the membership during their travels and competitions, as well as, presented by sailors visiting our club.

Are the flags in any particular order?

Generally speaking, there is no particular order.  However, the inner row of flags hanging vertically are the Gulf Yachting Association member clubs and are hung in the order in which they joined the GYA.

Where is the Southern Yacht Club burgee?

Flying at the top of the mast on the North Lawn!  The burgees displayed in the bar serve as a sign of hospitality and respect for our fellow yachtsmen from across the country and around the world.  The SYC burgee may be displayed in the bar during certain events that celebrate the club, itself, such as the Annual Meeting or Commodore's Ball.

Can I add a burgee to the collection?

Absolutely!  All members are encouraged to bring an SYC burgee or two with them on their travels and to make an exchange with any yacht club they may visit.  Also, visitors to SYC may offer to make an exchange at the front desk.  Note that the prefered size for display is 12"x18".

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About Burgee Shoppe

The Burgee Shoppe is a burgee brokerage that offers low prices for yacht club burgees, flags, insignia, and boating hardware.  The burgee Shoppe is the original online source for burgees since 1999 and they know the burgee industry inside out.  As a burgee broker, we know the best burgee manufacturers in America and obtain the best pricing.  When you employ us as your agent, we work for you to get you the highest quality and lowest price available in the industry.

The Burgee Shoppe started as a hobby in 1998 when Herb Halling, a long time yacht club member and two time National Champion sailboat racer was interested in learning web design.  Herb thought starting a page displaying yacht club burgees would be a good learning exercise.  He thought it would contain about 100 burgees.  Well by the time he was done he had collected over 5000 burgees and everyone was talking about Burgees.com .  It was so popular, clubs starting asking Herb where they can have burgees made.  Which at that time he knew nothing about making burgees.  Eventually a burgee maker contacted him and he started selling their burgees.  Herb learned most there was to learn about making burgees and unfortunately that arrangement went sour and Herb needed to find a different burgee supplier. Things evolved and Herb was soon working with several suppliers including suppliers in both America and China. Today all our burgees are made in America because the quality and technology is is far superior to any made in China.  Herb learned training people over seas was a surprising difficult and time consuming challenge, along with there limitations on their ability to understand what we needed  Today we get a far better quality burgee from American manufacturers and all our burgees are made exclusively by American suppliers using fabric from American textiles.  Made in America lives on.

The Burgee Shoppe was the first burgee broker in the industry and today they are the first to bring you our burgee warehousing program where we maintain an inventory of your burgees and ship them to your members within a couple of days.  They can order burgees from anywhere in the world, enabling them to exchange reciprocal buagees with other clubs while traveling.  Take a look at our warehousing program to see if it is something that meets your needs.

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  1. Welcome to the Atlanta Yacht Club!

    The Atlanta Yacht Club is home to several active one-design racing fleets: Snipe, Thistle, Y-Flyer, Flying Scot, Laser, and Sunfish. The Junior Yacht Club trains in 420s and Optimist prams. The club also hosts fleet-sponsored national regattas throughout the year. We are known for our competitive racing and our hospitality! About Us.

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    Burgee. Short name: AYC: Founded: 1950 (74 years ago) () Location: 7120 Yacht Club Drive . Acworth, Georgia 30102 United States: Commodore: Larry Bull, 2017: Website: www.atlantayachtclub.org: The Atlanta Yacht Club is a private yacht club located in Acworth, Georgia (United States), ...

  3. Yacht Club Burgees From Around The World Home Page

    While older sailing vessels fly the burgee from the main masthead. Power boats fly their Burgee off a short staff on the bow. Yachtees love "Opening Day" when they get to parade their yachts and fly their Burgees. To Register Your Burgee -- send an email to [email protected] and include your web address, or an image of the burgee.

  4. Yacht Club Burgees

    Yacht Club Burgees. On the following pages are the yacht club burgees historically enrolled with the Register. It is generally accepted that any new burgee or change to an enrolled burgee will not be accepted by the Register if it too closely resembles another enrolled burgee. Kindly contact us in the event of changes. A - C. D - L.

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    Yacht Club Officers' Flags Flags designating the presence of officers of American yacht clubs used to be similar to the Navy's burgee command pennant in shape but are now generally rectangular. Traditionally, the club commodore flies a blue flag with a white design, the vice commodore the same design on a red field, and the rear commodore the same design in red on a white field.

  6. SYC Burgee Collection :: Atlanta Yacht Club

    Acworth, Ga. | Allatoona Lake | 1950. Atlanta Yacht Club. Posted by admin on October 13, 2012

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    On another page, Wikipedia goes on to say, "Members belonging to a yacht club or sailing organization may fly their club's burgee both while underway and at anchor (however, not while racing). Sailing vessels may fly the burgee from the main masthead or from a lanyard under the starboard spreader on the mast.

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  10. Yacht Club Burgees

    Yacht Club Burgees. A burgee is a small flag found on many yachts to indicate a yacht club affiliation. Yacht club burgees may be found in many shapes, but are most commonly either triangular or swallow tail. Most clubs have unique burgees that immediately identify their member's boats. If you are a yacht club member and there's a bit of ...

  11. Atlanta Yacht Club

    The Atlanta Yacht Club is home to a variety of active one-design racing fleets: Thistles, Y-Flyers, Snipes, Flying Scots, Lasers and Sunfish. Our Junior Yacht Club trains in fleets of 420s and Optimist Prams. AYC hosts a number of annual sailing events and regattas. There are also those events that change location annually; this year, AYC has ...

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    No products in the cart. Login / Register; Member Area; Yacht Club Burgees. On the following pages are the yacht club burgees historically enrolled with the Register. It is genera

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    Membership Inquiry Form. Regular Membership in Atlanta Yacht Club is available to any person who owns a fleet racing dinghy, or who has raced sailboats in the past and is looking to get back into the sport. We also welcome those who have an interest in learning to sail. Preference is given to those sailors interested in racing Flying Scots ...

  14. The Best Way to Display Burgees in a Yacht Club: A Comprehensive Guide

    The three main types of burgees are Club Burgees, Officer Burgees, and Special Event Burgees. Club Burgees. A Club Burgee is a distinctive flag or pennant that represents the yacht club as a whole. It usually features the club's emblem or logo and is the most commonly displayed burgee. The Club Burgee is often flown at the club's main ...

  15. Atlanta Yacht Club

    Atlanta Yacht Club is situated on a scenic point of land on Lake Allatoona between two quiet coves and on one of the largest basins on the lake. In 2012, a new clubhouse was commissioned and built on the site where the original clubhouse, built in 1950, existed. The facility, with a wide deck overlooking the lake, is spacious and attractive but ...

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    The Atlanta Yacht Club supports competitive sailboat racing and... Atlanta Yacht Club, Acworth, Georgia. 893 likes · 4 talking about this · 4,273 were here. The Atlanta Yacht Club supports competitive sailboat racing and the love of the water in Atlanta and

  17. Burgee & Flag Etiquette

    The ceremony of hoisting the flags at 8.00 am and dousing at sunset is call "making colors". When shorthanded, the national ensign should be hoisted first, followed by the club burgee and the officers flags if they are present at the club (on deck). All officers' flags are hoisted on the same starboard halyard, highest rank on top.

  18. Burgee & Flag Etiquette

    The Manhattan Yacht Club burgee has been flying high above New York Harbor for more than thirty years as a living proof that, after a long absence, recreational sailing was back in New York Harbor. Photo: the Manhattan Yacht Club burgee is a blue star in the center of a white field wrapped with a red band. The correct way to fly the burgee is ...

  19. International Burgee Registry

    The International Burgee Registry publishes yacht club burgees as a free service to the yacht clubs to help protect their copyright to their burgee. By displaying their burgee here, they reduce the possibility of other organizations adopting their design. Along these lines, we recommend yacht clubs display the following image on their web sites.

  20. SYC Burgee Collection :: About

    International Burgee Registry - Yacht club burgees from around the world at The Burgee Shoppe. Prestige Flag & Banner Inc. - Custom and stock burgees, flags & banners. Register of Burgees Collected by SYC. Southern Yacht Club is proud to display the signals of established yacht clubs in recognition of our mutual friendship and common pursuits.

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    Orders will be shipped directly to you normally in in 15-20 days. White Burgee T-Shirt with Clubhouse Back. Men's Med-2XL $17.99. Embroidered Burgee Cap by Adams. Unisex, Red or Navy $24.99. 100% 7 oz. Traditional weight Embroidered Men's Polo. Navy, sizes Med-2 XL $39.00. Men's Fast- Dry Tech Polo.

  22. About the Burgee Shoppe

    About Burgee Shoppe. The Burgee Shoppe is a burgee brokerage that offers low prices for yacht club burgees, flags, insignia, and boating hardware. The burgee Shoppe is the original online source for burgees since 1999 and they know the burgee industry inside out. As a burgee broker, we know the best burgee manufacturers in America and obtain ...

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