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poetry-anyone help??
is this good so far? i'm not done yet
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:46pm

poetry
is this a good poem about the hunger games ? 24 tributes from 12 districts 2 kids from each forced to fight to death Only one comes out alive With 23 others dead 24 tributes in total 12 districts in all As punishment for the rebellion Against district 13 Broadcasted on ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:28pm

English II B
Need Help Please. A student is thinking about different forums for publishing an editorial. Which of the following would be appropriate? 1.a dramatic reading 2.an anthology 3.a poetry contest 4.a school newspaper
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 9:26pm

english-poetry
You'd have saved time for both of us if you had posted what you wanted the first time. Jumps to cashier's hands.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:16pm

english-poetry Ms.Sue?? help?
help please
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:53pm

english-poetry
the teacher said it was all goo except for the last last "striving for food" she wants me to show DON'T tell
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:39pm

english-poetry
I assume you're writing a traditional 17-syllable haiku. Our school lunch bell rings Our change clinks in our pockets It's striving for food.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:35pm

english-poetry
how can i revise this haiku poem? lunch bell rings change clinking in our pockets striving for food
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:20pm

english-poetry
You're welcome.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 7:24pm

english-poetry
oh okay! thanks Ms. Sue !! :-)
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 7:17pm

english-poetry
You might find something here. http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#q=+haiku+poem+on+the+school+cafete​ria
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 7:01pm

english-poetry
what is a good haiku poem on the school cafeteria?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 6:55pm

English
How to Write a Poem (with 3 Sample Poems) - wikiHow http://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Poem̴​6; wikiHow How to Write a Poem. Writing a poem is all about observing the world within or around you. A poem can be about anything, from love to the rusty gate at the old ... &#...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 7:45am

scholarship essay edit
can someone edit this? Throughout my life’s journey, I have come to attain two true passions - the first one being English studies. Since the very dawn of childhood, I have been known to bleed the calligraphic content of Gary Soto's brilliant poetry and breathe the ...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 1:23pm

Language arts help!!
1–6, read the play excerpt below and answer the questions that follow. Jaws of the Water ACT TWO At rise we see DAD, TINA, and MARK rushing in and out of the living room. Each enters carrying important items—such as sleeping bags, rain gear, and gallons of water—...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8:20pm

English-Poetry
dont know.....no se....der treves....lomans
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7:09pm

Poetry, Part 2
dumys
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 11:28am

poetry part 1
I believe the answer would be B. a narrow wind complains all day. the answer would not be D. because it is a simile ( comparing her floating to a dove)
Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 7:35pm

poetry part 1
D is a simile, not personification.
Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 7:32pm

poetry part 1
which one of the following lines best illustrates personification? a. spring is a dream unsung b. a narrow wind complains all day c. the fog comes on little cat feet d. she floated graceful as a dove. I think b or d
Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 7:22pm

English III
1) Which line from "Totally like whatever, you know?" represents the poet's ability to apply proper use of syntax? (4 points) Even when those sentences aren't, like, questions? You know? That we've just gotten to the point where it's just, like . . ....
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 2:50pm

English
Why does Allen Ginsberg Refer to Walt Whitman as dear father in his poem A Supermarket in California? Answers are He considers Whitman to be a leader in a her native poetry He considers Whitman wisdom as a poet to be similar to that of a wise paternal figure He considers ...
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 11:04pm

english
How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms?
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:34pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
No problem. Good thing you answered them. I've never read this!!
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:47pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Correction: 3. How would you describe the tone or mood of this poem? A: I would describe the tone or mood of this poem as a humorous and lighthearted tone about the serious subject of hurricanes.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:09pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Correction: 3. How would you describe the tone or mood of this poem? A: I would describe the tone or mood of this poem as a humorous and lighthearted tone about the serious subject of hurricanes.
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:08pm

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Have you read the poem called "Problems With Hurricanes" by Victor Hernández Cruz? If so, could you assist me in answering the questions below? If not, could you possibly read this poem online and help me, anyways? Thank you. 1. What is the author suggesting ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 3:06pm

English
No answer! Well, the directions here will help you, too. http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 3:28pm

poetry part 2
http://www.cummingsstudyguides.net/Guide​s3/Grass.html#Themes Let us know what you decide.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 8:00am

poetry part 2
14. The theme of Sandburg's poem "Grass" is A. freedom. B. forgetfulness. C. peace. D. war. . I read the poem and put war since it was most logical but its not the right answer. i know its either B or C but im not sure and i need to get this right. Can someeone ...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 12:52am

Poetry?
What is the title and who is the author of this? Out of context, it's very hard to tell.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 1:55pm

English
http://members.optushome.com.au/kazoom/p​oetry/villanelle.html Here's an example of a very famous villanelle: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMI​D/15377
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:13pm

Sensory writing
Sorry! My mom just told me to go to bed and is making me turn the computer off so I have to write this fast, but I'm sure you'll get a good grade! Just try to make it less unnatural. Read some poetry for an idea. Okay, gotta go! Good luck and God bless!
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:43am

Early Childhood Education
In speaking to William, the classroom teacher said, "Bill can climb the hill." Then she said to the class, "See? I made a rhyme!" The teacher's goal was to: A. train the children to differentiate human speech patterns. B. develop the children's ...
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 11:27am

English
http://www.google.com/search?q=romantici​sm+poetry&oq=romanticism+poetry&aqs=chro​me..69i57j0l5.3855j0j7&sourceid=chrome&e​spv=210&es_sm=122&ie=UTF-8 Read, read, read ... and let us know what you come up with.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 8:51am

English
What was poetry like during the Romantic period? Discuss three characteristics of Romanticism. I'm looking for 1-2 sentences for the first question, and maybe 3-6 for the second question. Thank you so much to anyone who helps. Any help is appreciated. :)
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 12:24am

Literature-Poetry
all my answers is correct too
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 11:42am

English- Poetry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romantic_po​etry
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:19pm

English- Poetry
Please help... In this unit, you read William Wordsworth's poems "Lines Composed a few miles above tintern abbey," "The World is Too MUch with Us," and "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud." How are these poems representative of the Romantic Period?
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:17pm

A Question for Ms. Sue
I'd rather not try to help with poetry analysis. I did teach middle school English many years ago, but I don't have much interest or knowledge about poetry.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 4:33pm

A Question for Ms. Sue
Could you possibly help with my literture posts? They mainly consist of poetry, but I don't know whether it is in your field of expertise.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 4:04pm

poetry
As we find with most songs in poetry
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 11:27am

english(check answers)
which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time.(I PICK THIS) B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid was a girl.(I PICKED THIS) D....
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:43pm

english(check answers)
please check answers 7.which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time.(I PICK THIS) B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid was a ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:26pm

english(2 Qs)
please answer these 2 questions. please 7..which of these sentences shows correct comma usage? A.Yes i enjoy writing poetry in my spare time. B.After,a while,i suppose,the boy became less scared of the new girl. C.By the end of the first stanza,i had guessed that the new kid ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:41pm

English
Poetry!! i find that quite dull but some things have to be done :)
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 2:54pm

English
There are a lot of different languages in poetry, I recommend looking them up. Hope I helped! :-)
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 11:33pm

English
For the imagery part, there are always a few different types of imagery in poetry. A few of them being: Visual-What you see auditory- what you hear tactile- what you touch Olfactory-what you smell
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 11:10pm

Interpret Poetry
I'm not really sure...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 9:34pm

Language Arts 8th Connection Academy
Scott’s Good-bye We saw the months of wicked weather, As day to painful night did turn, Waiting, huddled close together For the frozen sun’s return. Our nights were almost endless torture. Our food was gone. Our fuel was low. We came in search of grand adventure But ...
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 9:52pm

Creative Writing check answer
The writing process for multimedia writing: (Points : 3) is the same process used in writing poetry or fiction but without the revision step is the same process used in writing poetry or fiction is the same process used in writing poetry or fiction but without the generative ...
Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 6:42pm

SS-1 question
Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 4:46pm

Poetry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhyme and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meter_(poet​ry)
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 5:29pm

Poetry
Rhyme -- sounds (and usually spellings) that are the same: hop bop rain plain ---------------- Rhythm -- arrangement of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry that creates a pattern (and often a "beat") The RAIN in SPAIN falls MAINly in the PLAIN
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 5:26pm

Poetry
What is the difference between rhyme and rhythm?
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 5:24pm

Math
Practice Dividing by 9 History : 72 Art: 81 Science: 54 Travel: 63 Fiction: 90 Biography: 45 Poetry: 27 Cooking: 36 1/Raul might put an equal number of each kind of book on 9 shelves. How many types of books will have an even number on each shelf? Answer: 3 types of books.. ...
Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 6:03pm

english
Those are correct, but read through this webpage and see if you find more. Make sure you read and reread the poems aloud in order to find them all!! Poetry is meant to be read aloud! http://homepage.smc.edu/meeks_christophe​r/SOUND%20DEVICES%20USED%20IN%20POETRY.h​tm
Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 3:03pm

Math
Practice Dividing by 9 A Jeweler placed 20 necklaces on 5 different tables. He placed the same number of necklaces on each table . How many necklaces did the jeweler place on each? Raul's book collection Subject of book. Number of books History. 72 Art. 81 Science. 54 ...
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 9:34am

English: please look. I put my answers.
1. A period in literature governed by a particular set of ideas , concerns or characteristics is A. literature of exploration B. national literature C. a literary outline *D. a literary movement 2. Which literary movement began just after the Civil War? A. Romanticism *B. ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:49pm

English 11 A
A. Early American and colonial literature B. American romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism 1. Phillis Wheatley's poetry -- A 2. Mark Twain's "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calavaras County" -- D 3. Walt Whitman's poetry -- A 4. ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:40pm

English
1. A period in literature governed by a particular set of ideas , concerns or characteristics is A. literature of exploration B. national literature C. a literary outline D. a literary movement 2, which literary movement ended around the time of the civil war? A. american ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 8:19pm

English 10 A
Match the letter with the number. A. Early American and Colonial Literature B. American Romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism 10. Phillis Wheatley's Poetry 11. Mark Twain's "The Celebrated jumping frog of calaveras county" 12. Walt ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:43pm

Reading
http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/hopkins​/section4.rhtml
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 1:09pm

poetry
somber
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 10:02pm

poetry
What mood best describes "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard"?
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 9:50pm

Poetry
What titles??
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 8:53am

poetry
You're expecting someone to read this long poem and then do your work for you?? You post what YOU THINK, and someone here may be able to help. http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/the-prair​ies/
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 12:59pm

poetry
Could you help me answer these questions using William Cullen Bryant's poem, "The Prairies?" Thank you so much! I've attached a link to the poem. The poem text is widely available online if you just google the title/author Here are the questions I am ...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:54am

English
#1 is best. The others are OK, but would not be used much. #s 3 and 5 (if used) would probably be best in poetry.
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 9:35am

English
#s 2 and 3 are correct, but #1 is not. #4 is correct. All the others are not used, except maybe #6 in poetry!
Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 8:31am

English
2and4are grammatically correct,but rarely used except in poetry. =)
Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 7:21am

poetry
its c
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 3:18pm

English
What attitudes toward Catholicism, the religion Donne abandoned, are apparent in his poetry?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 12:26am

Poem: Annabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe
MONDAY November 4, 2013 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:52pm

English
Whitman, Bradstreet, and Wheatley included sensory details in their poetry. True/False
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:16pm

English
True/False Drunkards and prostitutes inspired Whitman's poetry.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 4:59pm

English
http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/fqueen/​
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 8:54pm

English
which of the following statements about american romantic poetry is not true? A)it followed a fixed rhyme scheme B)its themes originated in British literature C)it was influenced by Gothic literature D)it was filled with emotion
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 3:23pm

english
http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/tennyso​n/section8.rhtml http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_Memoriam​_A.H.H. Let us know what you think.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 2:57pm

Poetry
... again ... us ... shine ... returns ... us ... heart ... mine Frankly, I hear no real rhyme scheme. What do you hear?
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 1:19pm

Poetry
what is the rhyme scheme for the poem: Come, the wind may never again Blow as now it blows for us; And the stars may never again shine as now they shine; Long before October returns, Seas of blood will have parted us; And you must crush the love in your heart, and I the love ...
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 1:05am

English - Poetry
2 C 3 B 4 A
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 2:21pm

poetry
http://server.riverdale.k12.or.us/~bblac​k/meter.html Give it a try, and let us know what you come up with. You can't put the marks ' and - over syllables on this website, but if you put stressed syllables in CAPS and unstressed in lower case, it'll work. ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 3:32pm

poetry
Scan the following lines from Lowell's poem to identify the spondee. By placing the accent mark (') over stressed syllables and the (-) over the unstressed syllables. Who loved his charge but never loved to lead' One whose meek flock the people loved to be, Not ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 3:16pm

English 1
give two examples of each of the following elements of poetry from the poems you have read in units 4,5,6
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 1:31pm

English !!!
In poetry, stanzas are which of the following? A. sensory images B. lyrics C. metaphors D. groups of lines Maybe A??
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 12:13pm

Poetry
Lots and LOTS of blood
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 7:24am

Poetry
What does the metaphor,seas of blood mean?
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 11:03pm

poetry
Yes, the first two are examples of imagery. And yes, the second two are examples of hyperbole (exaggeration).
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 1:17am

poetry
a bare bough weighed with snow is a tree limb so yes that is an image now the night is darkening round me is not an image neither is waste beyond waste but clouds above clouds is more of a metaphoric image meaning there are different cloud heights like stratosphereic clouds ...
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 11:55pm

poetry
are these sentences images: 1. their bare boughs weighed with snow 2. the night is darkening round me or hyperbole: 1. clouds beyond clouds above me 2. wastes beyond wastes below
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 10:24pm

History
You may get some ideas from this article. http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/tain​o/taino-conquest.htm Read this for information about sensory imagery. http://classroom.synonym.com/sensory-ima​gery-mean-poetry-1667.html
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 9:06pm

English
stone gods, made heathen vows, hoping for http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/virtuali​t/poetry/assonance_def.html
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 1:54pm

poetry
thank you
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 12:37pm

poetry
http://poeticterminology.net/24-free-ver​se.htm http://poeticterminology.net/79-persona-​literary-term.htm Point of view is referring to whoever is speaking. Once you determine who the speaker is (as separate from the poet), you should be able to define the POV.
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 3:13am

poetry
"A Dream Deferred" What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore- and then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over- like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags like a heavy load. Or does it explode? ...
Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 11:29pm

English
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. I think it's A but...
Friday, October 11, 2013 at 3:35pm

poetry
IMO ... borderline!! Try one of these: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMI​D/15377 http://www.online-literature.com/hardy/9​09/ I taught both of these in 12th grade English.
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 4:16pm

poetry
I have to choose a poem to analyze and it has to be classroom appropriate. I was wondering is the poem "The Sick Rose" by William Blake appropriate for a grade 12 classroom? Thanks (posted the poem below) O Rose thou art sick. The invisible worm, That flies in the ...
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 4:08pm

poetry
For Question 1: The persona speaking in the poem is a female who is middle-aged because she can relate to the incidents that the character in the poem is going through. Sounds right when i read it out loud, does it seem right to you?
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 8:51pm

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