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LA CHECK 2
from “The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1 The tide rises, the tide falls 2 The twilight darkens, the curlew calls; 3 Along the sea sands damp and brown 4 The traveler hastens toward the town, 5 And the tide rises, the tide falls. 6 Darkness ...

Poetry
I need help what should i write for a poem

Language/english
In a paragraph, compare and contrast the two forms of poetry haikus and limericks. It should include a specific description of each form. Explain how they are both alike and how they are different.

poetry
what are some similarities and differences between concrete and haiku poetry

ELA
In a paragraph compare and any two of the following forms of poetry: concrete, haiku or limerick. Your essay should include a specific description of each of the two forms you choose. Explain how each of the two forms are alike and how they are different. Support your opinion ...

Social Studies
1. Which of the following is an example of a fad from the 1920s? A. A dance marathon B. A women wearing pants C. Road Rallies*** D. Poetry Readings 2. What belief regarding Americans did many writers of the era hold? A. People only want to read about good things B. Americans ...

History Need help asap
Which of the following is an example of a fad from the 1920s? A A dance Marathon B A woman wearing pants C Road rallies D Poetry readings I think its D

Language Arts
Plz help ms sue Question #1: Which characteristics make "The Rider" a lyric poem? a. It uses musical language and expresses feelings b. It tells a story about a historical event c. It rhymes and has a regular rhythm d. It uses repetition and describes a natural event i think ...

ELA
1.which of the following names a type of figurative language a.(Metaphor) b.Rhythm c.Definition d.Dialogue 2.what of the following lines of poetry contains a simile a.the smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door b.the last bird-song of the day greets the nights ...

ELA
Which of the following pairs of poetry elements best help the reader to identify the poem's tone? 1. Rhyme and rhythm 2. Structure and theme 3. (Connotation and denotation) 4. Speaker and line length

ELA
The following lines of poetry are an example of which sound device? This is the pond, and these are my feet. This is the rooster, and this is more of my feet. (alliteration) repetition onomatopoeia rhyme Ms. Sue is this right

ELA
Which of the following pairs of poetry elements best help the reader to identify the poem's tone? 1. Rhyme and rhythm 2. Structure and theme 3. (Connotation and denotation) 4. Speaker and line length

ELA
Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile? 1.The smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door. 2.The last bird-song of the day greets the night's first star. 3.(Drops floated on the pool like pearls.) 4.Moonlight spilled on the meadow.

African Oral Poetry
What are some of the examples of symbols used in the poem Africa by David Diop?

ELA
Sensory language, or language that appeals to the senses, is often used in poetry. Which line from this poem appeals to the sense of taste? 1.A bird came down the walk 2.He did not know I saw 3.(And ate the fellow raw) 4.To let a beetle pass

LA
Choose the option that best completes the multi-draft reading process for poetry. First Read: Read to unlock the basic meaning of the poem. Second Read: ????? Third Read: Find relationships between ideas in the poem. 1. Consider how the poems structure relates to its meaning. ...

English
1. First, I delivered papers, then I practiced soccer. 2. Dan, I know you are tired, but the laundry is waiting. 3. Phillip, Homer, and Carla wrote poetry, Luis wrote a play. 4. The steady rain continued, yet nobody cared 5. Helen, please sing the soprano part Jean will sing ...

children's literature
If the developmental goal is for children to respond favorably to diverse styles of music and art then, you can provide students with the following activity: • A. encourage careful observation of illustrations. • B. present books that are inventive. • C. organize ...

children's literature
If the developmental goal is children to exhibit a sensory awareness then, you can provide students with the following activity: • A. encourage careful observation of illustrations. • B. present books that are inventive. • C. organize effective art projects. • D. read ...

English
In what form of poetry are the poems shaped to look like their subjects? A) limerick B) haiku C) concrete D) narrative I THINK D

Social Studies
1)What was John James Audubon famous for? A)painting and cataloguing American animals, especially birds. B)painting the new living conditions in urbanized areas. C)representing new immigrants through drawings and paintings. D)surveying and creating maps of western lands. 2)For...

english and please help doing he quiz now
what form of poetry are the poems shaped to look like their subject?

History homework question
For which of The following is the Hudson river school that's known? Poetry about the northeast *** Paintings of north east landscapes Series of novels about immigrant life New forms of music for every day people Which idea of Henry David Thoreau was adopted by 20 sentry liters...

History Check Please!
Please check! Thanks! 1. How did the development of universities in medieval Europe strengthen the Church and unify society? a. Universities grew up around cathedrals, and courses of study helped educate clergy.*** b. Universities started cathedrals, which were important ...

poetry
what's the significance of the poet's structure and style choice in the poem Dover Beach?

poetry
what's the significance of the poet's structure and style choice in the poem Dover Beach?

Literature
PART A: What is Asimov's main idea in this essay? (Science an the sense of wonder) A- space is best appreciated through poetry B- poetry and science can work together****** C- the universe is more than beauty D- scientific knowledge is always advancing Help please!

English
My answers are *** 10.   The author of “My Brother’s Keeper” emphasizes Jamie’s conflict by  (1 point) A. describing the car accident in detail. B. detailing Jamie’s physical appearance and good grades. C. flashing back to earlier events with his brother Ted.*** ...

LA
The following questions are from "science and the Sense of Wonder" by Asimov 1. (Part A) What is Asimovs main idea in the essay? a. Space is best apprecieated through poetry b. Poetry and science can work together c. the universe is more than beauty ***** d. Scientific ...

English
Need these answered soon please! 10.   The author of “My Brother’s Keeper” emphasizes Jamie’s conflict by describing the car accident in detail.*** detailing Jamie’s physical appearance and good grades. flashing back to earlier events with his brother Ted. ...

english poetry
What effect does Bryant’s use of personification of nature have on the theme of the poem "Thanatopsis"? Thanatopsis William Cullen Bryant (1794 – 1878) To him who in the love of Nature holds Communion with her visible forms, she speaks A various language; for his gayer ...

English
the poem have 14 lines, 3 quantrains and a couplet but the meter and rhythm in every line is different. what kind of poetry style is that? please answer me. im really confused. thank you. :)

English
Which of the following correctly defines blank verse? A. poetry with no structure or rhyme B. a type of long poem often used for plays C. a type of rhymed poetry Shakespeare uses throughout his plays D. unrhymed verse written in iambic pentameter D?

english
Which of the following correctly defines blank verse? A. poetry with no structure or rhyme B. a type of long poem often used for plays C. a type of rhymed poetry Shakespeare uses throughout his plays D. unrhymed verse written in iambic pentameter i think it's A

L.A.
The River 1. I sit on the bank in my special place, 2. Feel the breeze that lifts my hair, 3. And watch the ripples run across the river. 4. It is so peaceful here. 5. Deep enough to justify a fishing pole, 6. Quiet enough for my every thought, 7. The perfect place to ...

English (please check someone)
Please check this. Thanks! 1. Which of the following should be put in italics to correct the following sentence? Other famous vehicles that suffered a tragic end include the zeppelin Hindenburg and the ocean liner Lusitania. (1 point) Hindenburg and Lusitania*** zeppelin ...

Language Arts
Which of the following sentences contains a prepositional phrase that acts as an adjective? A. Jillian ran around the track as fast as she could. B. Seth waited on the corner for the bus to arrive. C. The house on top of the hill looked abandoned. D. The squirrel, sensing ...

English
Which of the following quotes from Orpheus and Eurydice best shows the power of Orpheus' music? a. "Even before he reached manhood, he was accomplished in all the arts, but especially in poetry and music." b. "Orpheus drew the most wonderful music from his instrument." c. "His...

Language
The tide rises, the tide falls, The twilight darkens, the curlew calls; Along the sea-sands damp and brown The traveller hastens toward the town, And the tide rises, the tide falls. Darkness settles on roofs and walls, But the sea, the sea in the darkness calls; The little ...

Poetry - PLZ CHECK OVER
The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright – And this was odd, because it was The middle of the night. The moon was shining sulkily, Because she thought the sun Had got no business to be there After ...

English
How does Margaret Atwood draw on source material in The Penelopiad? A: She tells The Odyssey from the view of Penelope's maids B: She tells The Odyssey from the view of a more modern woman C: She reveals Odysseus' true feelings about the events in the Odyssey D: She reveals ...

Language Arts-Poetry
The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The tide rises, the tide falls, The twilight darkens, the curlew calls; Along the sea-sands damp and brown The traveller hastens toward the town, And the tide rises, the tide falls. Darkness settles on roofs and ...

Poetry 7 - Check please!
Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the water, Or stand under trees in the...

English (Check)
Indicate which aspects of the Puritan Plain Style (short words, direct statements, and references to ordinary, everyday objects) are displayed by each poetry excerpt. 1. If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were lov'd by wife, then thee. A: Short words and direct ...

Language Arts
1. When you paraphrase a line of poetry, what do you do? A.You turn it into a question. B.You put it in your own words. C.You add humor to it. D.You copy it down exactly HELP!!

math
An English teacher needs to pick 10 books to put on his reading list for the next school year, and he needs to plan the order in which they should be read. He has narrowed down his choices to 5 novels, 6 plays, 5 poetry books, and 6 nonfiction books. Step 1 of 2 : If he wants ...

Language Arts
1. When the speaker in “Winter” says, “I collect books / For the coming winter”, what is her attitude toward the coming cold weather? A. positive B. uninterested** C. fearful D. angry 2. A concerete poem, such as “Seal,” A. Has few or no figures in speech B. ...

Art
1. Which of the following answer choices contains a metaphor? A. His skin was sandpaper** B. The sun sparkled like a diamond C. She wanted to be like the birds and fly away D. They felt free when they ran across the doors 2. What is a key characteristic of a refrain in poetry...

Language Arts
In a paragraph, compare and contrast any two of the following forms of poetry: Concrete Haiku Limerick Your essay should include a specific description of each of the two forms you choose. Explain how the two forms are alike and how they are different. I choose Haiku and ...

Language Arts (3 questions)
Question #1: Which characteristics make "The Rider" a lyric poem? a. It uses musical language and expresses feelings b. It tells a story about a historical event c. It rhymes and has a regular rhythm d. It uses repetition and describes a natural event According to what I have ...

Elements of Poetry
Question #1: Which of the following answer choices contains a metaphor? a. His skin was sandpaper b. The sun sparkled like a diamond c. She wanted to be like the birds abd fly away d. They felt free when they ran though the doors According to my study a metaphor describes one ...

Language help with 5 question
when you phrase a line of poetry what do you do a.you turn it to a question b.you put it in your own words c.you add humor to it d.you copy it down exactly

lang art
1. Which question best relates to these details in "Winter"? Frogs burrow the mud / snails bury themselves (1 point) What happens to frogs in the winter? How do animals differ from people in the winter? Why do snails bury themselves? How do creatures prepare for winter? 2. ...

Language Arts
When You Paraphrase A Line Of Poetry, What Do You Do a.You turn it into a question b.You put it in your own words c.You add humor to it d.You copy it down exactly Choose the best paraphrase of these lines from the limerick Said the fly, let us free let us fly said the flea so ...

English 3
In which sentence is the meaning of the word oppresses expressed? A. The poet writes about how the death of loved ones weighs on her.***** B. She composes several poems about the nature of death. C. The poet has a rich imagination that shows in her poetry. D. Though she has ...

Language
1 from details about blossom in both the first and third haika ,what conclusion can you draw a. the poet feels exeed ingly lonely b. the poet lives in an urbansetting c. the poet injoys the gentle beuty of nature d. the poet enjoys the drama of nature at it"s most intenes 2 ...

Language
Assyr come down like a wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold. And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee. What is a key characteristics of a refrain in poetry? A. Imagery B. ...

Modernist Poetry
I need some tips on how to write a modernist poem.

POETRY
He set his face away from the eclipse, his eyes seeking their way to a place where the sun does not see. In the distance, the wheat waved and wilted under the wind whose breath blew beyond the bare field. The day found its bearings under the chorus of cicadas chirping, their ...

poetry
from details about blossoms in both the first and third haiku what conclusion can you draw? the poet feels exceedingly lonely the poet lives in an urban setting the poet enjoys the gentle beauty of nature the poet enjoys the drama of nature at its most intense Please help i ...

Poetry
Why do you think that a concrete poem is the best way to communicate?

LANG ARTS
Ok if anyone knows the answers to the Lesson 3:Quiz Elements of Poetry in Lang. please tell me.

LANG ARTS 1
The following lines of poetry are an example of which sound device? This is the pond, and these are my feet. This is the rooster, and this is more of my feet. alliteration repetition onomatopoeia rhyme

LANG ARTS
Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile?

English
I need some help with the answers to these questions, (mainly to see if I'm correct, where I'm wrong and WHY I'm wrong) 1. What is the verb mood of the sentence below? Wear your coat when you are in the school indicative mood imperative mood ***my answer infinitive mood ...

Poetry 7 - Revised!
"The Rider" A boy told me if he rollerskated fast enough his loneliness couldn't catch up to him. the best reason I ever heard for trying to be a champion. What I wonder tonight pedaling hard down King William Street is if it translates to bicycles. A victory! To leave your ...

Poetry 7 - Help!
"The Rider" A boy told me if he rollerskated fast enough his loneliness couldn't catch up to him. the best reason I ever heard for trying to be a champion. What I wonder tonight pedaling hard down King William Street is if it translates to bicycles. A victory! To leave your ...

Poetry 7
"The Rider" A boy told me if he rollerskated fast enough his loneliness couldn't catch up to him. the best reason I ever heard for trying to be a champion. What I wonder tonight pedaling hard down King William Street is if it translates to bicycles. A victory! To leave your ...

Poetry 7
"The Rider" A boy told me if he rollerskated fast enough his loneliness couldn't catch up to him. the best reason I ever heard for trying to be a champion. What I wonder tonight pedaling hard down King William Street is if it translates to bicycles. A victory! To leave your ...

langauge arts
Which of the following forms of poetry expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in highly musical verse. Limerick my answer Free verse Haiku Lyric Which of the following pairs of poetry elements best help the reader to identify the poem's tone? Rhyme and ...

language arts
Which of the following name figurative Language. Metaphor Rhythm Definition my answer Dialogue Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile The smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door The last bird-song of the day greets the night's first star Drops ...

Language Arts
Which of the following answer choices contains a METAPHOR? a. His skin was sandpaper. b. The sun sparkled like a diamond. * c. Sh wanted to be like the birds and fly away. d. They felt free when they ran through the doors. What is a key characteristic of a refrain in poetry? a...

Modernist Poetry
I want to write a modernist poem about struggles, future, stress. How everything I do in grade 12 will affect my future. The amount of pressure that is put onto me by my parents to get into university. I need a lot of help. I've always struggled with poems. I really need help...

Poetry
I’m Nobody! Who are you? Are you – Nobody – too? Then there’s a pair of us! Don’t tell! they’d banish us – you know! How dreary – to be – Somebody! How public – like a Frog – To tell one’s name – the livelong June – To an admiring Bog! 1. The ...

Language Arts - Please Help!
The Sun arise, And make happy the skies. The merry bells ring To welcome the Spring. The sky-lark and thrush, The birds of the bush, Sing louder around, To the bells' cheerful sound. While our sports shall be seen On the Ecchoing Green. Till the little ones weary No more can ...

English(Poetry)
What is prose paraphrase, and how do you do it to a poem?

English
Which of the following is a complete sentence? Never make the same mistake twice. Working on a project that was overdue. One of my friends, who writes beautiful poetry in his spare time. A brand new housing complex full of beautiful parks and amenities.******

english
1.A flashback is A.an indirect comparison of two unlike things. B.a major problem around which a story is built. C.the place and time during which a story takes place. D.a memory sequence that interrupts the chronological order of events 2.Identify the part of speech for the ...

literature for kids
A skilled poetry reader emphasizes the meaning and __________ of the words. A. rhyme B. rhythm C. definition D. pronunciation I think its c , but not really sure Thank u!

English 1
Can someone please check these. I answered what I thought was right; therefore, I did not know three of them which are 16, 17, and 19. 6. Compare and contrast the poem “Mexicans Begin Jogging” and the story “Delfino II: Diez in the Desert.” a. Both are written about ...

Language Arts
Question and answer review Please help Story. (Arturo’s mother asked him to visit his grandfather, who lives in a nursing home. Arturo did not want to go, but he finally agreed and is now sitting with his grandfather.) ^^^^^^^^paragraph 1^^^^^^^^ His name is Arturo too. I ...

Spanish
what is most likely the reason for the long term popularity of PLATERO Y YO? A.people love to read about donkeys,rustic villages, and little boys. B.people appreciate books that are presented in dual-language format.*** C.people like the combination of whimsical poetry, a warm...

language arts...please check my answers
choose the linking verb to complete the sentence Gemma _____ the first female winner of the annual poetry contest? congratulated photographed became knew

History
7.)Which of the following would be a good caption for this image? A.)Abolitionists used the context of the Revolution to address American slavery. B.)The Daughters of Liberty wrote pamphlets condemning British taxes. C.)Women like Phillis Wheatley wrote poetry celebrating ...

poetry
What is the meaning of the poam OLVIDO by Octavio Paz

Reading: By Houghton Mifflin
On page 241 Focus on Poetry Animals Dinner Together: sitting by the barbecue waiting for sausages and hot dogs blue-gray smoke the same color of the sky I see a tiny spider walking down the sky with tiny six footed steps down down in a perfectly straight line all the way down ...

Reading
Poetry animals dinner together. What is all about? Page 241

English/Poetry
Hi! So, I'm learning about Iambic Pentameter in class and i'm very confused. I'm supposed to pick a song and figure out the pentameter. However, I'm not sure if the song I chose, American Pie by Don Mclean, even has one. Like when I look at the first line..."A long long time ...

English IIB
It takes both bravery and self-sacrifice to be a hero. Heroes have the inner strength to stand up for their beliefs, even in the face of danger. Those who fight for a just cause may not always triumph in the end, but a hero will always triumph in spirit. The sacrifices made by...

Check please
Which of these is a feature of early American and colonial literature? a. the literature primarily focuses on religious themes b. the voices of women and minorities are absent (my answer) c. the literature was nonexistent before the printing press d. the authors shared ...

Poetry
What is rhyme scheme? (1 point_ The stressed and unstressed syllables within a poem a type of poetry that has no rhyme, but no rhythm (or patter of lines that rhyme within a poem) a poem that has a rhyming meter a poem consisting of ten syllables I think it's B but I'm unsure

English
Check my answers please?? Match the litter of the author with his or her description. Not all letters will be used. A. William Bradford B. Captain John Smith C. Anne Bradstreet D. Okaudah Equiano E. Thomas Paine F. Thomas Jeffereson 1. I wrote an account of my voyage across ...

English help please
9. The author of "My Brother's Keeper" mainly develops Jamie’s character through his actions *dialogue and thoughts the narrators description other’s reaction to him 10. In "My Brother's Keeper," what does Ted want Jamie to do for him? Give him an alibi at court* Forge ...

Thematic poetry
Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry?

poetry
Find poetic devices on Smith's poem on being caution against walking on an headland overlooking the sea,because it was frequented by a lunatic

Stanger Secondary ex-school
What subjects do u really need to do for art such as Drawing and Poetry...#"compulsory subjects" for these arts. Is it: Physics,pure math,geog,life sciences,mech tech,EGD,mah.lit,BS,history,economics,..​.which ones are needed??? Ain't u shuld be smart in English to b'cum...

poetry
Is "where the light falls like rain" an example of an oxymoron?

poetry
I have to analyze a poem using figure of speeches.. How do i start it. I found all the figure of speeches in the poem. but im not sure how to start my analysis...

English
HIDDEN LESSONS: BY DAVID SUZUKI In spite of the vast expanse of wilderness in this country, most Canadian children grow up in urban settings. In other words, they live in a world conceived, shaped and dominated by people. Even the farms located around cities and towns are ...

Language Arts
Each day, Wyatt created both humorous and touching poetry in his attic room. his attic room both humorous and touching poetry Each day in his attic room

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