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April 19, 2015

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English
Why would you need to give examples for all three lines? Those three lines ARE the EXAMPLES of the use of personification! ---------------- "simplicity" and "complexity" are opposites. Think about this: http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/...
January 3, 2015

English
Why aren't you using all three of these lines for personification? a kind of measles of the spirit, a mumps of the psyche, a disfiguring chicken pox of the soul. What term could you apply to these two lines? the perfect simplicity of being one and the beautiful complexity...
January 3, 2015

English
Which lines did you use for example(s) of personification? Which lines did you use for example(s) of metaphor?
January 3, 2015

language arts
http://www.answers.com/swiftly http://www.answers.com/stealthily Let us know what you decide.
January 3, 2015

Science/ Evolution
What book/article are you reading? This? http://newdimensions.org/program-archive/even-god-believes-in-evolution-with-martinez-hewlett-ted-peters/ Or this? http://pandasthumb.org/archives/2007/02/martinez-hewlet.html Or what? Let us know what YOU THINK and how YOU will answer ...
January 3, 2015

French
I've sent this to our French expert. Keep checking back for her reply.
January 3, 2015

World history
When I say "See Related Questions below," I mean scroll down and read through the linked questions and answers below the words Related Questions!! Read and think.
January 2, 2015

World history
See the Related Questions below.
January 2, 2015

Literary device
The second line where you have "repetition" includes more alliteration. Do you hear it?
January 2, 2015

Literary device
Sorry ... phone call. I agree with your simile and alliteration. I also agree with the first line of your repetition. I'd have to see more to decide about personification.
January 2, 2015

Literary device
I don't hear alliteration or see personification in those lines. The first two are correct.
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
You're welcome.
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
Yes ... rhyme and rhythm.
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
Could be ... If you'd post this as a poem, with the lines separated, and read it aloud, you'd have a better time deciding on that second question: It’d seen a child die—Depression--a war, Bowed at the bedside of the lady once adored, Watched while its owner ...
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
What is "it"? Certainly not a person, but a thing. What is "it"?
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
It always helps if you number the questions as well as the answers.
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
Probably correct: It saw with lucid eyes inhuman, divine Line 12 has an example of a stylistic device. What is that device called? A)allusion B)inversion <--- or A C)satire D)simile
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
In that first one, what is "it"?
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
Correct: Bowed at the bedside of the lady once adored. Which stylistic device does the author use? A)assonance B)inversion C)alliteration <-or D D)internal rhyme
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
Correct: An old patched hat, which was almond with trim-red, Watched as it sat on an old, thin head. Which kind of figurative language? A)metonymy B)oxymoron C)personification <--- D)simile
January 2, 2015

I did it.. Check Plz?
Which words rhyme? It’d seen a child die—Depression--a war, Which stylistic or literary device is demonstrated in line 7? A)satire B)allusion C)repetition D)internal rhyme <--- or C
January 2, 2015

english
What?
January 2, 2015

Blake
Be sure you read through both links I gave you for this book. This question sounds as if you are expected to draw a conclusion, depending on the character of the Little Prince and his reaction to the other character's beliefs.
January 2, 2015

novel question
Happy new year to you, too! =)
January 2, 2015

novel question
I've never read this book, but these websites may be able to help you: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/littleprince/ and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Little_Prince
January 2, 2015

novel question
Did you read the book?
January 2, 2015

English Please.
Look up literary terms here: http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/ Then let us know what YOU THINK.
January 2, 2015

health
See Related Questions below.
January 2, 2015

English 9
And you think it's ... ?
January 2, 2015

english
Whose hair? Jason's or his friend's? Once you decide that, you'll be able to figure out how to correctly join the fragment to the sentence.
January 2, 2015

government
... within its confines ...
January 1, 2015

government
A constitution is far more than a plan; it's the framework of laws for a country or state.
January 1, 2015

government
http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constitution
January 1, 2015

History
Didn't you read this part of the instructions before you submitted your assignment? ------------- Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting. ------------- No one here ...
January 1, 2015

read
I say, "Do you have a pet?"
January 1, 2015

English
Is defining one word a reading strategy? http://www.mindtools.com/rdstratg.html
December 31, 2014

5th grade Math
10.5 x 1.99 = Simple multiplication
December 31, 2014

health
Your teacher probably wants D, but I'd call it selfishness or disobedience.
December 31, 2014

english
You're not even trying. I give up.
December 30, 2014

english
rubens/zachary/whoever ... Yes. Now find 5 more lines with reference to at least one of the five senses. Can you repeat any of the senses? Of course.
December 30, 2014

english
I'm still waiting! No ideas yet?
December 30, 2014

english
This one? http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/182194 Sensory images are simply those images in your mind as you read the poem that are one or more of the five senses: sight, hearing, smell, taste, touch Tell me one of the lines that includes something you can see.
December 30, 2014

Computer
The answer hasn't changed since yesterday. http://www.google.com/search?q=How+to+get+more+likes+on+facebook&oq=How+to+get+more+likes+on+facebook&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i64.5431j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
December 30, 2014

Arts
No ideas yet?
December 30, 2014

Arts
Here's what animation is: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animation What is it used for?
December 30, 2014

Arts
Here's what digital media is: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_media How do you think it can be used? I can think of many different functions.
December 30, 2014

Life and world
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contemporary_art#2000s Click on the different links in the far right column (the 2000s). Read, look, think. Choose something that really interests you.
December 29, 2014

RE RE REVISED IMPROVING WRITING
Now you hack away at 2 and 3 ... getting rid of all unnecessary words. Business people have little time to wade through lots of gobbledegook, no matter how polite you might think it is!
December 29, 2014

RE RE REVISED IMPROVING WRITING
This is how I'd rewrite #1 ... We will be holding a seminar on the topics of sexual harassment and unlawful discrimination. We need a trainer to teach twenty office supervisors ways to prevent, cope with, and report such acts. In addition, the trainer needs to provide ...
December 29, 2014

Improving Writing- REVISED VERSION
Well, apparently you never read or tried to use any of my previous notations. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1419788678 Until you do so, I won't check your work.
December 29, 2014

Improving Writing- REVISED VERSION
Wordy and beats around the bush ~~> "It is my humble request if you could supply" How can you rephrase that so it's more straightforward and uses fewer words?
December 29, 2014

Computer
This website is not a chat room nor any other type of social media. If you don't have a homework question, please do not post.
December 29, 2014

Computer
http://www.google.com/search?q=How+to+get+more+likes+on+facebook&oq=How+to+get+more+likes+on+facebook&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i64.5431j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
December 29, 2014

ENGLISH
You're welcome. =)
December 29, 2014

ENGLISH
Right
December 29, 2014

ENGLISH
Do you not understand the term "bare infinitive" that's in your directions? You should be posting only ONE WORD per sentence, not a whole phrase. Normally an infinitive is made up of two words: "to" and a verb -- to see to walk to think to write But in ...
December 29, 2014

ENGLISH
Clearly you did not read and study the information I linked for you.
December 29, 2014

ENGLISH
Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/infinitive.htm
December 29, 2014

ENGLISH
I already did. Read above.
December 28, 2014

ENGLISH
1. yes 2. no 3. yes 4. yes --- and it's "than a hamburger" 5. yes 6. no 7. yes 8. yes 9. yes 10. yes 11. no 12. yes --- "play"?? 13. yes 14. yes 15. yes
December 28, 2014

IMPROVING WRITING
I have no idea what you want to do with #2.
December 28, 2014

IMPROVING WRITING
Count the sentences: #3 I am confirming our arrangements regarding the sexual harassment and unlawful discrimination seminar which will be held on March 18, 2015. The address of Broadworth General Hospital is 160 Stillview Avenue, Pointe-Claire, H9R 2Y2. The seminar will begin...
December 28, 2014

IMPROVING WRITING
Count the sentences that I've separated below. Are there 8? Also, I've underlined places where it's very wordy and imprecise. Are you sure "it would be" your request ... or are you actually making the request? I've put in bold a section where you need...
December 28, 2014

english (3rd grade)
I haven't believed Rubens has been posting 3rd grade questions this am, either!!
December 28, 2014

english (3rd grade)
I disagree with you on 2, 4, and 5.
December 28, 2014

english (3rd grade)
http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/infinitivephrase.htm Read and study this carefully. I'll do the first one for you; then you let us know what you think about the others. 1. "to spend" = direct object of the verb "want"
December 28, 2014

english (3rd grade)
I'm not sure. In reading it again, yours could work. I would have started with "e", though.
December 28, 2014

english (3rd grade)
1 and 2 are fine. I disagree with what you have for 3, though.
December 28, 2014

geography
I found this right away by entering your entire question at www.google.com -- http://www.rainforestpartnership.org/rss/195-the-importance-of-biodiversity If you need help learning how to search, including how to choose good search terms, go here and scroll down to the links ...
December 28, 2014

Health
"total health package" means what? What kinds of things are you to include? Start with a list ... a list of the basic categories you need to include. These have probably been discussed during class (assuming this is for a regular, seat-in-the-chair class).
December 27, 2014

Human Resource
See the first Related Question below. Read carefully. Then let us know what you think.
December 26, 2014

english (4th grade )
Sorry. There should be no space between any letters in that webpage's address. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/infinitivephrase.htm
December 26, 2014

english (4th grade )
In sentences 1 and 2, the main verbs are linking verbs (was, is). Since the infinitives in those sentences come after those verbs and are "re-naming" the subjects, they must be predicate nouns. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/infinitive phrase.htm Read the examples ...
December 26, 2014

english (4th grade )
Gerunds are verb forms ending in -ing and acting as nouns in a sentence. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/gerund.htm In #1, 'saying' is the gerund and it's serving as the object of the preposition 'without.' Study the webpage I've given you, and let us ...
December 26, 2014

biology(really need help!)
If you can't find these types of information about it, then that most likely means it has no ecological issues and maybe its role is not critical.
December 25, 2014

english
I disagree with Ruby's sequence. What do YOU think, Cyrille?
December 25, 2014

english
Someone here will be happy to check YOUR thoughts about what order these should be in. Repost when you're ready.
December 25, 2014

MUSIC
Josh, Lexi, Nike ... you seem to be having a serious identity crisis. Please choose one name and stay with it. Read, read, read: http://www.google.com/search?q=philipine+music+composers&oq=philipine+music+composers&aqs=chrome..69i57.6051j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=122&ie=UTF-8
December 24, 2014

ARTS
If you need help learning how to search, including how to choose good search terms, go here and scroll down to the links under HOW TO SEARCH THE INTERNET: http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/
December 24, 2014

P.E.
Again, if you need help learning how to search, including how to choose good search terms, go here and scroll down to the links under HOW TO SEARCH THE INTERNET: http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/
December 24, 2014

Health
That's your assignment. What kind of HELP do you need?
December 24, 2014

Arts
See your other posts.
December 24, 2014

P.E
http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1419419363
December 24, 2014

Math
Me, too ... yowza!!
December 24, 2014

Continous Quality Monitoring and Accreditation
Apparently, you didn't read this before you hit that Submit button: Homework Posting Tips Please show your work. Tutors will not do your homework for you. Please show your work for any question that you are posting.
December 24, 2014

English
The fire department in a city includes all the fire fighters and their stations, trucks, etc. A fire station is one of the buildings in a fire department and all the fire fighters and trucks assigned to it. Here is the website for Los Angeles Fire Department, which covers the ...
December 23, 2014

English
Right
December 23, 2014

biology
Since Jiskha doesn't have a biology expert at this time, please try posting your question at this site. http://www.biology-online.org/biology-forum/ In addition, be sure to make really good use of KhanAcademy! http://www.khanacademy.org/science/biology Choose from the ...
December 23, 2014

creative writing
Two excellent websites for this topic: http://cummingsstudyguides.net/Guides2/Sonnet43.html and http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/looking-at-rhythm-and-meter-in-poetry.html
December 23, 2014

creative writing
10 syllables, probably 5 feet of 2 syllables each.
December 23, 2014

creative writing
#1 - C is correct. #2 - A is correct. #3 -- a "foot" in poetry is dependent on the arrangement of syllables and which syllables are stressed (spoken more loudly) than the others. So first, count the syllables in that line. How many syllables do you hear?
December 23, 2014

creative writing
Anna is right ... and you can see it in every sonnet. There's some kind of contrast word or a shift in tone or meaning in that particular line. The voltas in Shakespeare's sonnets are especially easy to find: http://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/shall-i-compare-thee-...
December 23, 2014

English
Almost. #4 is referring to animation in which the characters and setting are all hand-drawn, not film of real people. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animation #s 2 and 3 refer to movies made with humans and other living beings in them as the actors and (for the most part) ...
December 23, 2014

Isaac
probably
December 22, 2014

Isaac
http://www.dictionary.com Make sure you are crystal clear on the meanings of these four choices.
December 22, 2014

Langston Hughes Dream Deferred
First ... divide this too-long response into paragraphs so the reader doesn't get a headache. You may have to do some revising to make sure the paragraphs make sense.
December 22, 2014

For Whom the Bell Tolls
It's been far too long since I read this. Perhaps you'll be able to double-check your answer choices here: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/belltolls/
December 22, 2014

Lotto
What???
December 22, 2014

history -- terribly incomplete
???
December 22, 2014

English - active & passive
1) Absolute silence should be maintained in the library - passive 2) Results of the examination will be announced after a month. - passive 3) All the tickets for the match were sold in a day. - passive 4) The enemy was forced to surrender. - passive All are correct above. ...
December 22, 2014

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