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poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
I think it is B not sure. can someone clearify
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 7:11pm

poetry
Revise and proofread (read your answers aloud to someone), and then repost. Make sure you have corrected the obvious errors in what is posted above.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 6:08pm

poetry
Alright, but are my ideas alright?
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 4:14pm

poetry
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/ Please read this over and see where you need to adjust your thinking and reasoning. For one thing, you NEVER say that the speaker in a poem is the author. Do you think the speaker is male or female? Do you think...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 4:03pm

poetry
I need help with the last question for this as well. Also i am confused about the mood and tone of the poem. I thought that the tone was calm and passive can the mood be the same thing?
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 2:49pm

poetry
I have done the questions, just need someone to look them over to see if they make sense and are correct. THANK YOU! Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 2:43pm

poetry
Hi, I am analyzing a poem which is Sick Rose by William Blake. O Rose thou art sick. The invisible worm, That flies in the night In the howling storm: Has found out thy bed Of crimson joy: And his dark secret love Does thy life destroy. I need to know the persona in this poem...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 9:37pm

poetry
No one here will do your assignment for you, but if you write up your answers and post them (please no rough drafts!), someone here will be able to check them for you.
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 2:26pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
8 cannot be D because none of the words rhyme. It also does not ask questions. I will go with A. Does that seem right?
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 2:07pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
4 is d. 8 is not c.
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 2:03pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
Would number 8 be C ? I think 4 would be D because I don't think the pioneer will retire. I'm confused between B and D. Thanks for your help :)
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:59pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
I think 4 is still wrong, but I agree with your other answers. However, it's possible that 7 is c.
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:36pm

poetry
The poem is: Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like a cat ready to pounce. I kept out of his line of sight. Blind to us, he watched other women. Red turban...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:21pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
I have corrected the answers 1. A 4. A 5. C 7. B Do they seem right now?
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:19pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
I disagree with your answers to 1, 4, 5, and 7. I agree with your answers to 2, 3, and 6.
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 12:01pm

poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)
I have to answer the questions according to this poem, I have answered them but just want someone to look over them to see if they are right. The last one I had trouble with and need help on that one too. The answer that I think it is I have put arrows on them. Help would be ...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 11:54am

poetry
The poem is: Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like a cat ready to pounce. I kept out of his line of sight. Blind to us, he watched other women. Red turban...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 9:27pm

poetry
Did you bother to click on the link I gave you to the definition of "stanza"? Types of poems: http://www.poets.org/page.php/prmID/197
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:49pm

poetry
What are the names of the different kinds of formats? Stanzas still doesn't make sense to me please elaborate
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:40pm

poetry
How many stanzas are in this poem? http://www.answers.com/stanza How many lines in each stanza? Is there the same number of lines in each stanza? Do any of the lines rhyme? If so, is there a pattern to the rhyming lines? Is there a set rhythm? When you read the poem aloud, can...
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:36pm

poetry
Sorry about that yes its supposed to be in this way. Please help in telling me what format is being used. Thanks and sorry about that
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:36pm

poetry
Correct arrangement on the page is necessary in order to SEE and understand a poem. It should look like this, right? CANADIAN ANGELS by Lorna Crozier (written for our women's hockey team at the Olympics for the final against the Americans, February 21, 2002) Angels of the ...
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:34pm

poetry
I need to know what format is being used in this poem: Canadian Angels Angels of the House, Angels of Mercy- yes, they've called women that. But these are Angels of Ice,Hard-muscled, sharp, dangerous as winter's cold. How else do you explain their speed, the light ...
Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:30pm

English
http://www.poetry4kids.com/blog/lessons/​poetry-writing-lessons/ http://www.creative-writing-now.com/how-​to-write-poetry.html
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 2:53pm

English
Check my answers 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 ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:39pm

POETRY, PART 2
i will give you #14 its C theme
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 3:16pm

poetry part 1
http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/sh​akesonnets/summary.html
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 3:01pm

poetry part 1
The rhyme scheme of shakespeares sonnet is
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:48pm

Poetry
You're welcome, Gabby.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:59pm

Poetry
Thank you soooo much Ms.Sue!!
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:57pm

Poetry
Yes! :-)
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:56pm

Poetry
I mean the first one that says, a a b b
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:54pm

Poetry
OOOHHH, oops... so it's A
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:53pm

Poetry
No. Study this site. http://www.poetry4kids.com/blog/lessons/​rhyme-schemes-poetry-lesson-plan/
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:48pm

Poetry
2) What is the rhyme scheme of the following poem? He sat upon his brand new bike Waiting for his best friend Mike He couldn’t wait to ride to school Others would say his bike is cool (1point) A a b b A b a b a b c d*** A a b a Better?
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:46pm

Poetry Help~!
2 is wrong. 1 is right. 3 is confusing. A rhyme scheme is pattern of lines that rhyme within a poem. I believe your answer will be counted right.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 5:27pm

Poetry Help~!
1) Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry? (1point) It is the pattern of rhyming lines within a poem. It is the underlying message that a poem conveys.*** It is the pattern stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem. It is the type of poem...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 5:06pm

english 11
Read the fallowing Papago song. Identify its purpose. "No talking, No talking. The snow is falling. And the wind seems to be blowing backward" a. to inform b. to persuade c. to analyze d. to express Which of these is a feature of early American and colonial ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 2:50pm

english 11
the statement below represents which genre from the early american and colonial period? i want to explain origins of the natural origins of the natural world and its processes.(1 point) a.the poetry of anne bradstreet b.the oral tradition of native americans c.the journals of ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 6:38pm

poetry
A stanza is a group of lines in a poem. A stanza could have 3 lines in it, 2 lines in it, 4 lines in it, but poets rarely use more than 4. Here are some examples: 6 stanzas, 3 or 4 lines each: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMI​D/15377 3 stanzas, 4 lines each: http...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 7:10am

poetry
what is stanza
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 10:55pm

Poetry/British Literature/12th grade
(D)
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 4:22pm

Poetry/British Literature/12th grade
Which of the following poems is a dramatic monologue? (A) "My Last Duchess" (B) "Love Among the Ruins" (C) Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came (D) all of these
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 4:13pm

Poetry
He is as brave as a lion (simile)
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 7:46pm

poetry
You've told us your assignment, but you haven't said what kind of help you are looking for. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Do you need help with the writing process itself? http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/catalogue.ht​ml#org from http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/catalogue.ht​...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 9:14am

poetry
Hi all english teachers, Could you please help me with my english essay. I have to write a 600-800 word reflection outlining the poems that I learned in the unit which are ("The call" by Jessie Pope, "The send off" by wilfred Owen, "I was only 19"...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 7:07am

English.....
The following passage is taken from an article by a contemporary poet about Clement Clarke Moore, the nineteenth-century writer best known as the author of “A Visit From Saint Nicholas.”      If he wasn’t a myth maker himself, at least Clement ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 1:16pm

poetry
what is the problem that the poet poses initially (150 words)
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 9:07am

Poetry, Part 2
1. The Italian sonnet is divided into an octave, which is eight lines, and a sestet, which is six lines. The English sonnet is divided into three quatrains, in other words, twelve lines, and a couplet. 2. The rhyme scheme for the Italian sonnet is a-b-b-a, a-b-b-a for the ...
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 3:00pm

Poetry, Part 2
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet Read, read, read ... and let us know what you come up with.
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9:47am

Poetry, Part 2
One difference between English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9:01am

Poetry
Well he is a genius!
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 9:39pm

Poetry
Of course it's good. You can't beat William Shakespeare! http://william-shakespeare.classic-liter​ature.co.uk/venus-and-adonis/ebook-page-​06.asp
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 9:30pm

Poetry
i just wanted to see if u thought it was any good.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 9:22pm

Poetry
What are you supposed to do with this quotation? How would you like us to help you?
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 9:04pm

Poetry
Dismiss your vows, your fainted tears, your flattery, for where a heart is hard they make no battery.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 9:02pm

Poetry
(: I know right! lol
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 8:49pm

Poetry
True.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 8:47pm

Poetry
who ever loved that loved not at first sight?
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 8:46pm

comp
Do you see the error in this sentence? Neither Jane Austen nor Mary Shelley is known for their poetry.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 5:31pm

comp
Which of the following contains a pronoun error? (Points : 2) Neither Jane Austen nor Mary Shelley is known for their poetry. As the curtain rises, everyone in the audience settles into his or her seat and waits for the play to begin. The book sale that is held in the spring ...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 5:28pm

English
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/ Follow all the directions here, making sure you read and reread the poem as many times as it takes. Let us know what you write up.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 6:52am

AP English Lit
It's a form of lyric poetry. Read why: http://www.bachelorandmaster.com/british​andamericanpoetry/dream-variations.html
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 12:33pm

poetry
self-confidence and inner beauty
Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 2:21pm

English - Poetry
Wow! She was a really angry person, wasn't she? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audre_Lorde​ I think this whole poem translates that anger into words. I'm not sure, but that's how it reads to me. When was this originally published, do you know?
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 5:53pm

English - Poetry
Here is a copy of the poem: My children play with skulls for their classrooms are guarded by warlocks who scream at walls collapsing into paper toilets plump witches mouth ancient curses in an untaught tongue test children upon their meaning assign grades in a holocaust ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 4:11pm

English - Poetry
If I could find a copy of it, I might be able to help. Is her work still under copyright?
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 4:02pm

English - Poetry
What does Audre Lorde's poem School Note mean? Most notably, what does the last stanza, "My children play with skulls/ and remember / for the embattled / there is no place / that cannot be / home / nor is."?
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 3:33pm

Literature POETRY, PART 1
A. A narrow wind complains all day.
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:19pm

English II
http://www.poetry4kids.com/blog/lessons/​alliteration-and-assonance-a-poetry-less​on-plan/ I'll be glad to check your answer.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 8:08pm

Eng B
As we find with most songs, in poetry
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 2:11pm

English 10-Check/Help
Let's see what that looks like in proper poetry form. "It was many and many a year ago In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of ANNABEL LEE; And this maiden she lived with no other thought Than to love and be loved by me.&...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11:50am

English 10-Check/Help
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annabel_Lee​ http://www.gradesaver.com/poes-poetry/st​udy-guide/section12/ Let us know what you decide.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:24am

English 10-Check/Help
Part 1: Poem Structure Check my following answers below, and I need help with theme? Dx In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe Theme: Type of Poem: Narrative poetry Style of ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:21am

Language Arts
In poetry,a word or line can have more than one meaning. "I fumble with the task to no avail." What different ways can you interpret this?
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 9:00pm

Language Arts
I'd like to know if I answered these correctly. 1.Both the Whitman poem and the Dickinson poem are examples of poetry that? A. abandons conventional rhyme and meter. B. stresses the pangs of unrequited love. C.praises the work of ordinary people. D. captures the cadence of...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 11:23am

poetry
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/ Read carefully and follow directions.
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 7:47am

poetry
CAN YOU PLEASE HELP ME WITH THE ANALYSIS OF THE POEM HIROSHIMA BY ANGELA CLIFTON
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 4:40am

Literature
  As we find with most songs, in poetry     A.&n​bsp;sound and content have equal weight.B. each couplet must rhyme.C. meanings are hidden in imprecise words.D. there's no specific point of view. 
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 6:52am

Literature
  As we find with most songs, in poetry     A.&n​bsp;sound and content have equal weight.B. each couplet must rhyme.C. meanings are hidden in imprecise words.D. there's no specific point of view. 
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 6:51am

poetry
Have you read the poem aloud to someone else? That's one of the best ways to focus your thinking on the SOUNDS in any poem.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 8:34am

poetry
What sound devices are used in the poem "How I Learned English" I also need the examples of the sound devices used.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:32pm

Poetry
"New World" by N. Scott Momaday. What might the three times of day represent?
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 2:49pm

british literature
If we use the criteria established by Elizabeth Barrett Browning in her poem Aurora Leigh as a basis for judgment, I think that we should consider husband Robert Browning's My Last Duchess to be an example of “good” poetry. The language in My Last Duchess is ...
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 5:11pm

English
Thank you! I left out these sentences on Owen's life. Thank you. 1) Wilfred Owen enlisted as a soldier in 1915. During his first mission in France, he spent some time in hospital to recover from shell shock. 2) There, he met poet Siefried Sassoon who read his poems and ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 6:32pm

English 125 Introduction to literature
The performance qualities of drama and poetry
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 4:57pm

music
i have to speak a hindi poem onany one of the- ''life and workings of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar'' ''vaisakhi'' ''the foundation of khalsa panth'' In poetry competition. So please help.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 3:17pm

Poetry??
Choose the option that corrects the sentence below. If the sentence is correct, select “d. The sentence is correct.”
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:03am

world history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_Gol​den_Age#Poetry
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:09pm

Poetry
It is for the first passage.
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 4:39pm

Poetry
See definition 2 here: http://www.answers.com/topic/tenor-6 And see definition 2 here, too: http://www.answers.com/topic/vehicle I agree with your first two answers, and I agree with your first answer for Will Ferrell's speech. With the definition above, you should be able...
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8:46am

English
Follow the directions in these webpages: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/ http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/mar​kport/best/study/poetry.htm
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:40am

Poetry
Please check this. "Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune--without the words, And never stops at all, "And sweetest in the gale is heard; And sore must be the storm That could abash the little bird That kept so many warm. "...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 9:36pm

poetry...
You're expecting someone to do your assignment for you? That won't happen ... but someone will be happy to read over what you write and give you feedback.
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 9:22pm

poetry...
"Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune--without the words, And never stops at all, "And sweetest in the gale is heard; And sore must be the storm That could abash the little bird That kept so many warm. "I've heard it ...
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 8:02pm

English 125 introduction literature
In your 150 words post, summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form. If you...
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 6:49pm

poetry
I'm sure you'll find plenty of words in these articles. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nervous_sys​tem http://www.news-medical.net/health/What-​is-the-Nervous-System.aspx
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 6:41pm

poetry
can u help me with a an acrostic poem for nervous system?
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 6:38pm

Poetry
It's about a Mexican-American. http://southwestcrossroads.org/record.ph​p?num=697
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 10:22pm

English -poem
Oh, good. There are several really good websites with literary devices explained ... and good examples, too, so you can learn to recognize them in poetry, drama, etc. Let us know if you ever want any of those.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 1:20pm

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