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Recent Homework Questions About Poetry

Poetry
What kind of poem uses formal language What is an ODE?
Wednesday, January 3, 2007 by Fern

english
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is not prose style right? What style is it written in? Thanks. There are two kinds of writing that you're referring to -- prose and poetry. If it's not poetry, it's prose! Style is different. Here are some websites that refer to ...
Tuesday, January 2, 2007 by anonymous

english
some help needed...i have to write research paper..paper topic is to choose one of these poets and analyze one or more of hus poems:Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Marvell, Crashaw But i can only use page- well i am not allowed to write the adress but it is luminarium...I have to ...
Tuesday, January 2, 2007 by curly

english/poetrey?
why do poets use diction? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. For an excellent definition of "diction" try this site: http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/Virtuali​t/poetry/diction_def.html
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 by rob

English+ poetry+ confused+ check!
The way a crow Shook down on me The dust of snow From a hemlock tree Has given my heart A change of mood And saved some part Of a day I had rued. Scan the poem and determine the rhythm. is it a sonnet? or do they want this: A crow symbolizes death, snow is white and something ...
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 by Anonymous

science
Look at the picture on the immediate left here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth's​_magnetic_field Also: http://image.gsfc.nasa.gov/poetry/magnet​ism/magnetism.html HOW IS THE EARTH'S MAGTISM USEFUL thanks it helped me alot!!!!!!!!!!!
Tuesday, December 12, 2006 by Lance

GEOLOGY-IMPORTANT
hi i am looking for geologically relevant song lyrics or poetry published after 1990. The stuff cant be writen by a geologist either. i realllly need to find this any help i would appreciate so much!!! thank you.
Tuesday, December 5, 2006 by ash

geology-important!
hi i am looking for geologically relevant song lyrics or poetry published after 1990. i realllly need to find this any help i would appreciate so much!!! thank you. http://www.danneyball.com/_51.htm http://www.exploratorium.edu/faultline/a​ctivezone/media.html http://www...
Saturday, December 2, 2006 by ash

Poetry!
What does the use of imagery add to the mood of a poem? it lets you sortof see what's going on If you can recall a common feeling with a few words like lost cellphone or blazing sunset or lemon yellow, you can be fairly certian your reader is experiencing what you were ...
Tuesday, November 28, 2006 by Justin!

english!
what is the effect of personification used in paragraph? http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_term​s/terms/2terms.html#Personification http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/lit_terms_P.h​tml "PERSONIFICATION: A trope in which abstractions, animals, ideas, and inanimate ...
Monday, November 27, 2006 by henry!

Topic of College Essay -- Draft
Any one can help me to revise this college essay? It is very important for me, your help will me invaluable for me!! Thank you! Question: At the University of Maryland, we value a diverse community. How have your life experiences and background shaped you into an individual ...
Thursday, November 23, 2006 by Jenni

English
Can someone tell me what is the diction and the syntax of this is? "I stood up nervously, wondering what it could be. I felt my classmates' piercing eyes as I mechanically left the classroom. Teacher Hou walked ahead of me without seeming to notice my presence. I ...
Sunday, November 12, 2006 by Jennifer

history
Im having trouble finding about the people of the indus valley, which was in acient india. I need to make up a person, that would have lived there. I need to make up the persons name a job that was acuarate to that time and place there age work or job rights and ...
Sunday, November 12, 2006 by lizzie

Poetry
I was introduced to the art of poetry two years ago, in the tenth grade, at high school. The first year, I was uninterested. This year, I have become absolutely infatuated with it, but unfortunately, even though I’ve grown to love the art, I hardly understand its ...
Sunday, November 12, 2006 by Josh

king arthur
i need help....!!i need to explicite king arthur's court...can anyone help me..i am not allowed tu use the internet...i have to read description of arthur's court from sir gawain and the green knight..and write about the court...so can anyone help me??? http://www.hti....
Sunday, November 12, 2006 by tea

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 by Gina

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 by Gina

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 by Anonymous

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 by Sarah

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 by Sarah

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 by Sarah

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 by Sarah

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 by bio

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 by Jr

english
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 by anonymous

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 by Slow Jamz

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 by Justin

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 by p leb

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 by Anonymous

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 by kay31188

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 by patricia

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