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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

POETRY, PART 2
I'll give you one: #5 is C. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/deathbenot​/ Search for the other titles here. Then let us know what YOU THINK.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 10:07am

POETRY, PART 2
4. Which one of the following poems depends heavily on the use of allusion for effect? A. "Death, Be Not Proud" B. "Grass" C. "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night" D. "God's Grandeur" 5. The theme of the poem "Richard Cory&...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:22am

Poetry??
I agree with B.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 2:06pm

Poetry??
Read the following excerpt from “and sometimes i hear this song in my head.” "and our tongues keep remembering the rhythm of the words we forgot swaying on the backs of buses and in hot kitchens crooning in pool halls and shared bathrooms yeah/we carving a ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 1:58pm

poetry
Arithmetic by Carl Sandburg Arithmetic is where numbers fly like pigeons in and out of your head. Arithmetic tell you how many you lose or win if you know how many you had before you lost or won. Arithmetic is seven eleven all good children go to heaven -- or five six bundle ...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 8:34pm

poetry
It's definitely light hearted. http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/arithmeti​c/
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 8:32pm

poetry
What is the authors tone in the poem arithmetic?
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 8:25pm

litature
In your 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 wish, you...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 2:21pm

poetry
I agree.
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 12:14pm

poetry
Which one of the following is NOT necessarily an element of good poetry? A. Unique diction b. carefully selevted words c. Rhyming words d. Meaningful content. I chose c is this right?
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 10:03am

poetry
verse, stanza
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 8:46pm

poetry
what is the grouping of lineswithin a poem called
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 8:43pm

poetry
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=136​1732493
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 12:16pm

poetry
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?
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 12:12pm

English
1. Dialectical poetry is poetry that a uses a unique rhyme scheme and meter. b has fourteen lines and uses iambic pentameter. c uses language that is specific to a geographic location. d is based on symbols that represent opposite extremes. 2. Which of these is NOT a main ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 12:57pm

poetry
27 To be in any form, what is that? (Round and round we go, all of us, and ever come back thither,) If nothing lay more develop’d the quahaug in its callous shell were enough. Mine is no callous shell, I have instant conductors all over me whether I pass or stop, They ...
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:03am

poetry
what does section 27 means in song of myself
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:26am

English\
Find three examples from his poetry of Taylor's adherence to Puritan beliefs
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 2:28pm

poetry
No one will do your work for you, but someone here will be happy to comment on what YOU THINK.
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 6:57am

poetry
Read the following poem and answer questions that follow: Life, death,-death, life; the words have lead for ages Our thought and consciousness and firmly seemed Two opposites; but now long-hidden pages Are opened, liberating truths undreamed' Life only is, or death is life...
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 3:32am

English
25. Summers spent in Pacific Grove, California influenced the symbolism in his literature. answer: B. john steinbeck 26. His poetry includes simple, direct language. Many are dramatic monologues written in free verse are about life on New England farms. answer:C. robert frost ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4:20pm

English
25. Summers spent in Pacific Grove, California influenced the symbolism in his literature. answer: B. john steinbeck 26. His poetry includes simple, direct language. Many are dramatic monologues written in free verse are about life on New England farms. answer:C. robert frost ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4:11pm

English
I'll be back in a while, but for now, use this to give it a try: http://skyview.vansd.org/bquestad/cw/poe​try/TPCASTT%20Template.htm Turn your imagination loose, and don't try to read anything into it! There is no story here, but there are images created and the ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 4:05pm

3rd grade math
30 - 10 art books = 20 20 - 6 = 14 14/2 = 7 poetry books 7 + 6 = 13 history books
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 8:39pm

3rd grade math
There are 30 books in a bookcase. The books in the bookcase are all poetry, history, and art books. Ten of the books are art books. There are 6 fewer poetry books than history books. How many poetry books are in the bookcase?
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 8:30pm

poetry
Fire and Ice Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I've tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also great And would suffice. What do you ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 5:26pm

poetry
In" fire and ice" Frost compares fire to
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 5:24pm

poetry
What's the tone of the poem Young by anne sexton
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:47pm

Literature
Sorry ... wrong link! Use this: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 10:38am

Literature
You're still over-thinking it!! Most students do, so don't be upset with yourself. In the question, which word tells you to look for an answer with negative connotations? The word "challenges," right? (The code-word in our PC society for "problems."...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 10:36am

English
#1 - Reread the whole play. http://nfs.sparknotes.com/hamlet/ At this site, you can see the original English in the left column and "modern" English in the right column. #2 - Read over these summaries of the different acts and scenes: http://www.sparknotes.com/...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 7:04pm

English
Hi, I have a english exam coming up on poetry and Hamlet... the first part is Part A ;Passage Analysis: Choose only three of the following passages from the play Hamlet to comment on. Each response should be concise and well written in full sentences...so I need tips for this...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 6:17pm

English-Ms. Sue
Ms. Sue i be on the poetry unit, and i have to write paragraph on this poem/song that be "the sound of silence" by paul simon. Hello darkness, my old friend, I've come to talk with you again, Because a vision softly creeping, Left its seeds while I was sleeping, ...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:23pm

Monsiure's Departure by Elizabeth I question
Why might Elizabeth write a poem that blames her "care" for the failure of the relationship? I can't figure this one out, Poetry has always been tough for me. I would appreciate the help, thanks!
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:25am

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
the major elements of drama and distinguishes the form from other genres like the short story and poetry. Using the play Riders to the Sea (Synge)
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 1:22am

lit
the major elements of drama and distinguishes the form from other genres like the short story and poetry. Using the play Riders to the Sea (Synge)
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 1:19am

English
http://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Poem http://www.creative-writing-now.com/how-​to-write-poetry.html
Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 3:20pm

English
Multiple Choice from "When Greek Meets Greek" 1. What can you conclude from the wording of the following text? “One morning Ramkilawansingh (after this, we calling this man Ram) was making a study of the noticeboards along Westbourne Grove what does advertise ...
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 4:31pm

English
14. Why is “The Divine Comedy” an allegory? Everyone dies in the end. The theme is ambiguous. All of the characters and settings are symbolic. The poem teaches a lesson about good and evil. 15. In “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock,” what mood is created ...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 10:27am

poetry part 1
What is a metaphor
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 12:31am

English
Edgar Allen Poe. What have you learned about the poet that contributes to the type of poetry he writes?
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 6:33pm

English
Remember that poetry is always meant to be read aloud. You miss stuff if you don't do that!
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 6:07pm

English
CHECK PLEASE?! Part 1: Poem Structure "Annbel lee" by edgar allen poe In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem:Annabel lee Poet: Edgar allen poe Theme: potrait Type of Poem:Narrative poetry Style of Verse...
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 5:45pm

English
Part 1: Poem Structure "Annbel lee" by edgar allen poe Check PLEASE?? In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem:Annabel lee Poet: Edgar allen poe Theme: potrait Type of Poem:Narrative poetry Style of Verse...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 6:26pm

Social Studies
CHAPTER SUMMARY This chapter concentrates on China’s imperial age and emphasizes the cultural and philosophical contributions of this important period. During this time, which corresponds to the European “middle ages,” the most notable feature of Chinese history...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 6:14pm

English
"Narrative poems are another kind of poetry," said Brittany." "Narrative poems are my favorite kind of poetry." Why are there quotation marks after Brittany's name?? Dave asked," What is narrative poetry?" "I forgot. Narrative poems ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:49pm

English
"Narrative poems are another kind of poetry," said Brittany." "Narrative poems are my favorite kind of poetry." Dave asked," What is narrative poetry?" "I forgot. Narrative poems tell a story." said Steve. "Sometimes poems have...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:46pm

English
(indent) "Narrative poems are another kind of poetry," said Brittany. Narrative poems are my favorite kind of poetry. almost ... reread my directions above (indent) Dave asked," What is narrative poetry?" I forgot. Narrative poems tell a story," said ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:35pm

English
(indent) "Narrative poems are another kind of poetry," said Brittany. Narrative poems are my favorite kind of poetry. (indent) Dave asked," What is narrative poetry?" I forgot. Narrative poems tell a story," said Steve. (indent) "Sometimes poems ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:33pm

English
Read the dialogue. Then rewrite the dialogue on the lines. Add quotation marks and other punctuation and begin new paragraphs where needed Narrative poems are another kind of poetry said Brittany. Narrative poems are my favorite kind of poetry.Dave asked What is narrative ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 6:14pm

English - Poetry
You're welcome, Shaquandala.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:33pm

English - Poetry
Thanks Ms. Sue!
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:07pm

English - Poetry
Oh, I see.. for 3. it is A, because it does rhyme.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:06pm

English - Poetry
So you mean, 2. is C, and 3. is B?
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:05pm

English - Poetry
Your first answers are correct.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:04pm

English - Poetry
(I meant 'maybe B' for the second one, but I'm still not sure about that.)
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:59am

English - Poetry
2. The capital words in the following excerpt are an example of which literary element? "And both that morning equally LAY IN LEAVES no step had trodden black." a. rhyme b. rhythm c. alliteration d. simile 3. The following excerpt is an example of which literary ...
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:58am

poetry
Personification is giving human qualities to non-humans. http://examples.yourdictionary.com/examp​les-of-personification.html
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:34am

poetry
Can anbody tell me what personification is please.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:32am

English 4
How does nature in Wordsworth's poetry differ from nature in Byron's description of the Byronic hero?
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 1:11pm

poetry
Yes. You did well!!
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:38pm

poetry
thanks so is this a free verse
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:21pm

Poetry
You're welcome!
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:20pm

poetry
Nice! Very nice!! Two little corrections: ...harsh and cruel ... ...wonder, the sun [space after the comma]
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:19pm

poetry
this is how i put it in my own words Each month passed us by we were in endless winter every day was cold as ever and night so harsh an cruel we wait for the return of the glorious wonder,the sun
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:14pm

Poetry
thanks
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:11pm

poetry
this is the first saanzer of Scott Goodbye we saw the months of wicked weather, As day to painful night did turn, Waiting, huddled close together For the frozen sun’s return.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 12:11pm

poetry
First, make sure you are clear on what free verse is: http://www.answers.com/topic/free-verse Then find the poem/song and isolate the first stanza. Rewrite it in your own words and re-post. Then we can work on the "free verse" aspect.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:37am

Poetry
Yes, that's right.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:34am

poetry
i dont know how to rewrite it
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:29am

Poetry
is this right
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:28am

Poetry
i think its Our food was gone. Our fuel was low
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:26am

poetry
Please keep in mind that no one here will do your assignments for you. However, if you give it a try, we'll be happy to check your work for you.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:26am

Poetry
thank you
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:26am

poetry
9. Rewrite the first stanza of “Scott’s Goodbye” as free verse. (5 points)
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:24am

Poetry
fedfdsf
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:19am

Poetry
people need more lemon plegue
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:19am

Poetry
I'll be happy to check your answer.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:18am

Poetry
2. Which of the following lines from the poem includes an example of alliteration? (1 point) Waiting, huddled close together Our food was gone. Our fuel was low. Amundsen had reached the Pole. We had come pursuing glory
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:13am

analyzing poems
Follow the directions in here. Let me know what you come up with: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/po​etry-explications/
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 8:19pm

poetry
American romantic writers rejected rationalism because they believed that
Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 11:12am

Poetry/ENG 142/Ivy Bridge
I think your argument is a good one. You may find these sites helpful. http://www.jimpryor.net/teaching/vocab/v​alidity.html http://www.buowl.boun.edu.tr/students/ty​pes%20of%20essays/ARGUMENTATIVE%20ESSAY.​htm
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 7:35pm

Poetry/ENG 142/Ivy Bridge
Well I think the poem has a good meaning and is a joy to read. To me the writer is trying to show his love for the monkey but also make a point that it's not the anaconda's or crocodile's fault that they want to eat the monkey they just need food and the monkey isn...
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 7:23pm

Poetry/ENG 142/Ivy Bridge
What argument do you want to make?
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 7:18pm

Poetry/ENG 142/Ivy Bridge
I'm trying to form an arguement based on the following poem does anyone have any ideas on how I could do that effectively? TO HELP THE MONKEY CROSS THE RIVER, which he must cross, by swimming, for fruit and nuts, to help him I sit, with my rifle, on a platform high in a ...
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 7:15pm

English I Part II College Prep Program
Give an example of each of the following elements of poetry from the poems you have read in Units 4, 5, and 6. Metaphor: Simile: Personification: Onomatopoeia: Imagery: Sensory Language: Rhyme: Alliteration: Assonance: Consonance: Repetition:
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 7:37am

English (poetry)
I have to analyze a Shakespearean sonnet, and I understand the meaning however i'm having difficulties identifying similes, metaphors, and personification in it. " When in the chronicle of wasted time I see descriptions of the fairest wights, And beauty making ...
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 8:48pm

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 a protagonist and antagonist. I'm going to say, It is a poem has a setting, characters, and conflict?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 4:44pm

literature
what is the difference between drama and poetry?
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:37pm

English 125 introduction literature
major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 8:03pm

english
The following sentence shows what element of poetry? Her fiery eyes swept away his heart. A. Imagery B. Figure of speech C. Personification D. Simile
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 3:34pm

english
Which of the following phrases best defines rhythm? Repeated sounds across lines of poetry a poem's cadence, pace, or ongoing momentum A collection of lines in a poem The regular of irregular rhyme scheme in a poem
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 11:49am

Literature
5. As we find with most songs, in poetry [A. there's no specific point of view.] B. each couplet must rhyme. C. sound and content have equal weight. D. meanings are hidden in imprecise words.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:33pm

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