Thursday
April 17, 2014

Homework Help: lang arts

Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 12:41pm.

1. From what elements of a story can you make inferences?

characters

setting

theme

all of the above

2. How do you know “Paul Revere’s Ride” is narrative poetry?

It is a poem has a setting, characters, and conflict.

It is prose that has rhyme and rhythm.

It is a poem that uses sound devices.

It is prose that has a protagonist and antagonist.

Read the following stanza from “Paul Revere’s Ride” to answer questions 3 and 4.

It was two by the village clock,
When he came to the bridge in Concord town.
He heard the bleating of the flock,
And the twitter of birds among the trees,
And felt the breath of the morning breeze
Blowing over the meadows brown.
And one was safe and asleep in his bed
Who at the bridge would be the first to fall,
Who that day would be lying dead,
Pierced by a British musket-ball.

3. What can you infer from the stanza?

Many men will be lost in the battle
that same day.

Paul Revere’s ride will save the village.

The Americans will block access to the bridge.

The town of Concord will be spared by the British.

4. What words help you understand the definition of musket-ball?

“fall” and “bridge”

“lying dead” and “Pierced”

“Pierced” and “British”

“safe” and “asleep”

5. Which of the following sentences containing an appositive phrase is punctuated correctly?

Mr. Jones, the man who lives next door to us, is taking care of our dog while we are on vacation.

Mr. Jones, the man who lives next door to us is taking care of our dog while we are on vacation.

Mr. Jones the man who lives next door to us is taking care of our dog while we are on vacation.

Mr. Jones the man who lives next door to us, is taking care of our dog while we are on vacation.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Lang. Arts - Which elements of a story can help you predict early on what a ...
Lang. Arts - In “Cream Puff,” Jen is a dynamic character because she A.shows ...
Lang.Arts - The story is "The Fire Pond" 3. How does the setting of the story ...
Lang. Arts - "Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” ...
Lang Arts - 2. In “Cream Puff,” Jen is a dynamic character because she shows her...
Lang. Arts - From the story "Cream Puff" Jen resolves her conflict by learning ...
Lang.Arts - While I was researching skateboards I found an interesting old ...
Lang Arts Debate..PLZ HELP!!! - ok there seems to be a lil confusion. the ...
Engish Lang - Story Writing - I need to get an idea of a setting to write the ...
reading - the story the dog pompeii the author uses much of the story to ...

Search
Members