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Poetry
What do they mean when someone say the devices in prose poetry. Could you name an example please? One of these devices is Alliteration - the repetition of an initial sound in a group of words. Example : a gaggle of geese gliding glorously over the sky. Below is a site which ...
Wednesday, November 1, 2006 at 5:45pm

Poetry
What is a good defination of a prose poem without using the words prose? http://www.answers.com/prose%20poem You could use a definition like this, and then substitute the following in place of the word "prose" -- unrhymed, unmetered writing =) so prose peoms dont ...
Wednesday, November 1, 2006 at 5:17pm

quick personification question
would "drowned leaves" be personification since leaves really can not drown? I should think it would. http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_term​s/terms/2terms.html#Personification =) help plz.. heres an example>> Victims call out for me I am used in the ...
Monday, October 23, 2006 at 2:31am

Re: poetry essay
Hiya, writeacher are you online? I don't know if you remember me from last night but you we're helping me proof read my essay. Is there anymore mistakes in the paragraphs you didn't look at? Here's what we've done so far: Poetry Essay Chinua Achebe and Ted ...
Thursday, October 19, 2006 at 10:56am

Re: Poetry Essay
Hey writeacher, you asked me to repost my corrections. I have corrected from where you left off and I THINK I have most of the punctuation mistakes but I don't have a knack for spotting wording mistakes although I have tried. You know when you say change to third person? ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 4:08pm

Poetry Essay
Here's my essay, could you please tell me what you think of it and suggest some improvements? Poetry Essay Chinua Achebe and Ted Hughes, the poets of Vultures and Pike, have both written two poems which show ambivalence towards their poem’s subjects, but do their ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 3:16pm

Poetry meaning question..
Hiya, I need some help for a poetry essay I have to write. Can you tell me what the line "darkness beneath nights darkness had freed, that rose slowly towards me, watching" might mean? I have no idea. What is the context of this? What is the title of the poem? The ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 2:28pm

Poetry, part 2
Hopkin's use of "seared", "bleared", and "smearded" is an example of You are probably looking for a grammatical term....to which my mind is blank. But in poetry, rhythm usually sets the poem style, the use of seared, bleared, and smeared is ...
Saturday, October 14, 2006 at 10:46am

English
How do I determine the tone of a sentence? And how do I change that tone. Tone: http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_term​s/terms/3terms.html#Tone http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/lit_terms_T.h​tml "TONE: The means of creating a relationship or conveying an attitude ...
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 at 8:03pm

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what is the tone of "the pines"? http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/lit_terms_T.h​tml "TONE: The means of creating a relationship or conveying an attitude or mood. By looking carefully at the choices an author makes (in characters, incidents, setting; in the work...
Monday, October 9, 2006 at 11:35pm

English
Do you know a site that can help me create an epic, like an epic generator or something? The Internet is a wonderful invention -- but I know of no site that will help you create an epic. Fortunately, human beings are still best at writing poetry, using their literary skills ...
Sunday, October 1, 2006 at 4:16pm

English
Has anyone read "on the pulse of the morning"? If somebody has, please tell me the poet's visition of america and american dream. Please read over the poem as if you weren't reading a poem -- that is, don't stop and pause at the end of every line. Read it...
Friday, September 15, 2006 at 7:25pm

what is
whats aabbaabb real name in the form of music, or sheet music As far as I know, that is simply a rhyme scheme -- has been used in poetry for centuries. I've never heard of any particular name for it. Sorry. =( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhyme_schem​e
Tuesday, August 29, 2006 at 11:04pm

poem
A Farewell to Arms (To Queen Elizabeth) His golden locks Time hath to silver turn'd; O Time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain; youth waneth by increasing: Beauty, strength, youth, are ...
Saturday, August 19, 2006 at 5:47pm

critical approach help
does anyone know what the critical approaches are i know that readers response is one but i don't know the others thanks I assume you mean critical approaches to literature. See this: http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/virtuali​t/poetry/critical.html
Wednesday, August 24, 2005 at 3:06pm

english
im in college and i need to know what are genres and can you give me a few sentences to use in how my reading has influences my writing and give me some design texts to my writing skills. i read recently in a magazine on credit , relationships,mental health and can you give ...
Tuesday, August 23, 2005 at 2:04am

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