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language
is latin closer to roman or greek??? roman. awesome. thanks :) so did the greek have poetry like the romans did?? (in the mythology days i mean) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a bit more about the family of languages: http://concise.britannica.com/...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx

Greek poetry?
Did the greeks have poetry in the mythology days?? or was it just the romans. im trying to find another difference bewteen the romans and the greeks in thier glory days..... Both had poetry. The only main difference is the names and possible uses for their gods. The Greeks may...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx

Greek Origins
From what greek word did the word 'day' originate from (day as in a day of the week)? and what does that greek word mean in greek? I`ve been searching around and I havent found anything :(
June 9, 2009 by Lena

Poetry
how to write poetry? I have a poem, but how do i get it on paper, typed? where do i indent, etc.? basically i need info on the format for poetry
November 28, 2007 by anonymous

SS-1 question
Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.
January 2, 2014 by Princess Anna

poetry
i have to write a poem on what i feel poetry is or how i feel about poetry. i dont like to write poetry but i like to read it. what could i compare it to that would make a good poem?
April 3, 2008 by anonymous

Greek
The Greek base which means to burn is Cla- Path- Sat- Cau(s)-
June 4, 2011 by Jake

Greek Origins
From where in the greek language did the word Night originate from?
June 5, 2009 by Lena

greek bases
the greek base in the word chronology means: a.life b.pain c.time d.earth i choose c?
April 3, 2010 by catherine

math
I'm reading a formula (lots of greek letters) and I see a symbol that looks like a backward six. That doesn't seem to be any greek letter... What is it?
January 16, 2009 by mathstudent

Greek Art
Any helpful sites on the topic below would be appreciated. "Discuss how Greek architecture and its sculpture interweaves to create meaning."
December 15, 2009 by Ana

AP World History Please Help Me Mrs.Sue
Compare the political structure of Hellenistic Greece to that of the Greek world before 400 B.C.E. What was the function of philosophy in Greek culture? What, according to the authors, were the principles of Greek culture? Define a polis. How did the polis change between 800 ...
June 24, 2011 by Nina

greek philosophy and history
Who among the Greek philosophers would be the most influential until modern times? a. Socrates c. Herodotus b. Plato d. Aristotle
January 21, 2012 by h8er_for_h8er

Greek
The Greek base HELI- means?
July 19, 2011 by Erica

help plz:)
which statement does NOT describe how greek words entered english? a.they have been formed by combining greek elements. b.they have come indirectly by way of latin. c.they have come indirectly by way of german d.they have been borrowed directly from greek writers. i choose d???
April 14, 2010 by justin

art101
1. CheckPoint: Greek and Roman Architecture Resource: Ch. 15 of A World of Art Write a summary comparing the characteristics and innovations of each Greek and Roman architecture in 200 to 300 words. Provide two representative examples of architecture for each Greek and ...
February 11, 2011 by bob

civics
what was the major difference between Greek and Roman democracy? A The Romans elected people to run their govt B The Greeks had everyone who was eligible participate in govt decisions C Roman democracy included everyone while Greek democracy included only free, white men D ...
May 26, 2011 by Katie

Greek Art
I have to write an essay on the topic below...would you be able to help me find some sites for it. Thanks "Discuss the role of ancient Greek mythology as evidenced through its art"
December 15, 2009 by Ana

poetry
can someone please give me good links where i can find poetry to read. i am writing a poem called 'shadows of the past' . and i need to read some good pieces of poetry to get ideas, and ispiration. i don't know what my poem's going to be about, i just know that it has to be a ...
June 16, 2009 by y912f

vocab
what does the poetry term 'vulgate' mean, I can't find any definition that correlates to poetry
July 29, 2008 by Joanne

Poetry
Which is has a more powerful expression when used in poetry.... a simile or a metaphor.... Why?
April 21, 2009 by trish

Language Arts
what is free verse poetry? What are all of the examples of poetry?
September 17, 2009 by Tanisha

poetry
What form of poetry are Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken," and "Saturday Night" by Alden Nowlan? Thanks!
April 6, 2011 by Misha

poetry
what form of poetry is an immortality by ezra pound? and are there any poetic devices throgh out the poem? thankss!
April 20, 2011 by ariellea

Poetry
Can you tell me one word that would sum up or define the following phrase...."flows easily" ....in relation to poetry....
April 24, 2009 by Judith

English-Poetry
can someone help find "The Dying Eagle" by E.J. Pratt for me i need it for my poetry assignment and give me the site address. plz and ty
November 3, 2008 by Tony

English Lit
Write a poetry explication that describes aspects that typify the work of a poet in Twentieth-century to contemporary poetry
February 8, 2010 by Anonymous

English
Hi, I would like your opinion(s) on this essay that I wrote regarding Greek mythology. Jason Berlinsky Mr. Canzano English 1H 28 February 2007 Women in Greek Mythology
March 7, 2007 by Jason

art
Write a summary comparing and contrasting the characteristics of Roman and Greek architecture in 200 to 300 words. Provide examples of architecture from both Greek and Roman culture
April 19, 2010 by Denise

poetry
what free web sites can I search for poetry regarding "mexican crossing the boarder and their hardships that go with it? I am in the 4th grade and need this for school.. thank you
January 1, 2009 by avie

art
Write a summary comparing the characteristics and innovations of each Greek and Roman architecture in 200 to 300 words. Provide two representative examples of architecture for each Greek and Roman cultures.
September 3, 2010 by leanne

Humanities
Throughout the Dark Ages Christians believed in a geocentric universe and such was taught as official Church doctrine, as seen in Dante's works, yet this view had come from a Greek (a pagan) who lived a long time ago. Name the Greek.
April 24, 2008 by Scott

poetry
How do you write a List Poetry poem?
December 21, 2009 by Crystal

poetry
As we find with most songs in poetry
February 7, 2014 by Anonymous

Poetry
As we find with most songs, in poetry
July 6, 2014 by Anonymous

Poetry
I am learning about poetry (meter, verse, and foot). I need a website with audio that can allow me to hear the pronunciations of the syllables if stressed or unstressed. Please help me thank you.
February 9, 2008 by laura

poetry
no one is replying to my post on editing my sonnet. please i need help, it's due tommorow. The subject is also poetry and its a few posts below thanks -mysterychicken
November 2, 2008 by mysterychicken

English essay
how is this for the introductory paragraph: Since the Romans adopted most of the Greek deities, there are many similarities and some differences between the Greek and Roman cultures. Some of the names and characteristics of certain Greek gods can be compared to the Roman gods...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx

Vocabulary latin and greek
write a word with the latin or greek word parts below. latin root bene, which means "good" with the suffix- diction___________ thanks
April 28, 2009 by doris

poetry
a definition of formal poetry is verse that http://www.answers.com/poetry I think you're after definition #3 here. Then look up "meter" and "verse" -- http://www.answers.com/topic/meter-poetry http://www.answers.com/topic/verse =) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help ...
August 18, 2007 by Anonymous

To SraMcJin
Sra, I want to thank you for all your help on my English poetry. You really are good at poetry. Thank you very much, I really appreciate it:-)LOL
May 4, 2010 by Sara

poetry
Can somebody list some poems that is considered as a "Poetry Survivor" (a best poem that relates to the TV show "Survivor"
October 28, 2010 by Jessica

poetry
In "There is no frigate like a book," the lines "Nor any coursers like a page/of prancing poetry" use meter to show
November 2, 2010 by ink

English
Can someone help me! The word metaphor comes from the Greek prefix meta-, meaning across, and pherein, meaning to carry. Which of the following words does not contain the Greek prefix meta-? a. metaphysics b. metamorphosis c. metallic <---- my answer d. metabolism
May 30, 2013 by Vicki

poetry
i need help with soccer poetry
December 8, 2011 by hi

greek mythology
1.All the following were writers of ancient Greek plays and poetry exept a.Homer b.Sophocles c.Joseph Campbell 2.Chaos gave birth to the following exept a.Uranus(heaven) b.Tartarus(under earth) c.Gaea(earth) 3.Gaea gave birth to the following exept a.mountains b.Pontus(sea) c....
January 22, 2007 by Josh

History
Q1.What does the Greek word "Helene" means? Q2. What is the Greek word which means "great"? Q3. What was the great Temple in Greece? Q4. What did Pythagoras say about the world? Thanks.
January 13, 2010 by Rebecca Bhutto

Rome - Religion
Does anyone know when and or how Romans converted to Christianity, I know it was years ago,I do know they consumed Greece and the Greek religion around 500 BC renaming most of the greek gods to suit their own, but I do not know when Christianity became widespread and how ...
June 20, 2010 by BC

Greeks
Do you know any webs for Greek famous landscapes? We need one or some right away please. The most famous Greek landscape is the Acropolis in Athens. Also, some of the Greek islands are famous for their landscapes. Check this site for thousands of pictures of Greek landscapes. ...
May 17, 2007 by LG

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?
March 3, 2013 by Poetry

English
Can you please check these sentences for me? Thank you very much. 1)As to the content, English Romanticism focused above all on the individual as the subject of all meaningful experience and the centre of life and art. 2) The Romantics saw the individual in the solitary ...
September 29, 2010 by Franco

American Literature
Would you describe Langston Hughess poetry as modernist in its themes, use of images, and style? Refer to specific examples from Hughess poetry to support your answer.
March 8, 2012 by help

English
i have to put carl sandburg's poetry definitions in thematic statements telling what poem be? it have to be tagged. Poetry is a projection across silence of cadences arranged to break the silence with definite intentions of echoes, syllables, wavelengths. i not get how to tag ...
May 5, 2012 by Mohammad

English
I need help to error free assignment. Sappho born 630 B.C. in Lesbo. She was lyric poet. She wrote poetry that was admired by ancient world. Her poetry work was very personal in nature .She talk about herself, family , daughter and lovers. She also introduces ancient Greece to...
August 26, 2010 by hiba

Poetry
Sonnet 30 p. 960 Author: William Shakespeare. Type of Poem: Sonnet. Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: Casey at the Bat p.42 Author: Ernest Lawrence Thayer Type of Poem: ______________________ Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: The Raven p. 940 Author: Edgar Allan ...
January 27, 2012 by Nar

poetry
The speaker of "The World Is Too Much With Us" is a materialist at heart. in that poem would the correct answer be false. This will give you a really good summary. http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/wordsworth/section4.rhtml Yes, I agree with your "false"
February 26, 2007 by cameron

mythology
compare homer and virgil Help! i need a few things that compare these two poets. Homer wrote the Odyssey Virgil wrote the Aeneid (sp?) yeah i know but i need more examples. Homepage of the Iliad, Odyssey, and AeneidThe page links together the Iliad, Odyssey, and the Aeneid. It...
June 28, 2007 by diana m.

English
In my english class we have to right poems and this week we are writing spondaic. What are some examples of spondaic poetry? Also what is a foot in poetry?
January 27, 2009 by Jillian

Literature
what is one positive message in the poem "Poetry" by Marianne Moore.. in the begginning of the poem the she says that she "dislikes it", and that there is more importants things. but later she admits that she is interested in poetry. so what would be the message?
February 1, 2009 by y912f

poetry-rap
what can i write a rap about??? its for poetry for homework
April 10, 2014 by sun111

Humanities
according to some excerpts of homers iliad, I have to argue about one of these points: 1. Hektor best represented the greek ideal of arete. 2. Aias(ajax) best represented the greek ideal of arete and i must include specific examples of their behaviors (as recorded in the text...
June 28, 2008 by Shereen

Humanities
according to some excerpts of homers iliad, I have to argue about one of these points: 1. Hektor best represented the greek ideal of arete. 2. Aias(ajax) best represented the greek ideal of arete and i must include specific examples of their behaviors (as recorded in the text...
June 28, 2008 by Shereen

English Poetry
Could someone please explain Charlotte Smith poem "on being cautioned against walking on a headland overlooking the sea" ? or can you tell me where I can get explanations to poetry which I find very difficult to understand. thanks I don't know this poem and cannot find it ...
February 13, 2007 by Elda

thesis needed
with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing i could get was the ...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx

Music - Beat Poetry
Does anyone know a website for beat poetry music? I'm only looking for the music, so I can write a poem of my own... The ones I've found already have a poet and they require you to buy the CD online :/ Thanks much!
July 27, 2008 by Naoko

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?
February 4, 2013 by Anonymous

poetry
can you teach me poetry
December 7, 2010 by sam

Wisdom poetry
I have to brainstorm a list of themes for wisdom poems, but I am stuck. I know that wisdom poetry has some kind of moral or lesson in it, but what general topics can have that? I just need an example or two to get me going. Thanks in advance :)
January 12, 2010 by Sarah

Poetry
Im working on poetry at school and I'm suppose to make a limerick. The rhyme scheme is aabba. I'm now just having trouble on the last one. Be my friend, I plead. A friend is all I need. Please be the one that I can trust. Don't ever let our friendship rust. Help?
April 16, 2009 by Sam

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what name comes from a greek word meaning strange If you dont put the right subject in the block, the foreign language experts will fail to see it. περίεργα ? It depends on the context. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the word from the Greek...
November 8, 2006 by davionne

English 11 A
A. Early American and colonial literature B. American romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism 1. Phillis Wheatley's poetry -- A 2. Mark Twain's "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calavaras County" -- D 3. Walt Whitman's poetry -- A 4. Henry David Thoreau's ...
December 16, 2013 by Anonymous

English 2
Need help with this-- 'Now you're going to write a "wisdom" poem. Your poem can contain any kind of wisdom that inspires you-- it could even be humorous. Remember that poetry is communication through imagery, so even if the bit of wisdom you've chosen as your base is familiar ...
October 8, 2010 by mysterychicken

Math
There are about 1.2 million people in the U.s who speak chinese. This is about 3 times the number of people who speak greek. How many people speak Greek?
September 27, 2010 by Alexis

English
How do you know Paul Reveres Ride is narrative poetry? It is a poem has a setting, characters, and conflict. It is prose that has rhyme and rhythm. It is a poem that uses sound devices. It is prose that has a protagonist and antagonist. I think it's A but I don't really ...
October 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Literature
lives and works of: a. two ancient and classical greek writers b. two ancient and classical roman writers a) Aristotle born 384, Stagira died 322 BC, Chalcis Greek philosopher and scientist whose thought determined the course of Western intellectual history for two millenia. ...
October 31, 2006 by Danielle Stacey

Art
For this question it asks, what types of material changes were made in building Greek temples and what effect this had on the architectural world. In my book, It says how the earliest Greek temples were made of wood or brick, which later changed to marble and limestone. So i ...
May 10, 2012 by Bella

poetry
Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe What have you learned about the poet that contributes to the type of poetry he writes? Write at a short paragraph including at least one of the following: 1.) Personal Beliefs 2.) Nationality or Ethnicity 3.) Male of Female 4.) Time ...
September 13, 2014 by Anonomous

math
The English Alphabet has 20 letters more than one−fourth the number of letters in the Greek Alphabet. The English Alphabet has 26 letters. Which of the following equations would you use to find the number of letters, g, in the Greek Alphabet?
January 26, 2013 by Anonymous

English 10 - Poetry
Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe What have you learned about the poet that contributes to the type of poetry he writes? Write at a short paragraph including at least one of the following: 1.) Personal Beliefs 2.) Nationality or Ethnicity 3.) Male of Female 4.) Time ...
September 13, 2014 by DesDes98

history - greece
essay question is: the golden age of classical greece (500-323 BC) is the first great age of humanism in the evolution of western civilization. if this is true, how might we account for its development in the greek renaissance (800-500 BCE)? Show how the greek humanism has ...
October 10, 2007 by JJ

Creative Writing check answer
The writing process for multimedia writing: (Points : 3) is the same process used in writing poetry or fiction but without the revision step is the same process used in writing poetry or fiction is the same process used in writing poetry or fiction but without the generative ...
January 12, 2014 by JANIECE

POETRY GUY
HOW DID WILLIAM STAFFORD INFLUENCE POETRY There are several interesting links in these results: http://www.google.com/search?q=william+stafford+influence+poetry&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA =) (Broken Link Removed)
March 18, 2007 by INEEDHELP!!!

MATH
LAMONT IS REQ TO READ 1 BIO, 1 SCIENCE, AND 1 POETRY BOOK EACH MONTH. HIS BOOK CHOICES ARE: 2 DIFF BIOS 3 DIFF SCIENCE 3 DIFF POETRY HOW MANY COMBINATIONS OF REQ BOOKS ARE POSSIBLE?
January 26, 2009 by lANEY

Poetry
What are the four basic elements of poetry (Broken Link Removed) Here are a couple of sites which also may help. http://www.buzzle.com/articles/basic-elements-of-poetry.html http://www.poems-and-quotes.com/article.html?id=398
May 3, 2007 by Dennis

English
Why does Allen Ginsberg Refer to Walt Whitman as dear father in his poem A Supermarket in California? Answers are He considers Whitman to be a leader in a her native poetry He considers Whitman wisdom as a poet to be similar to that of a wise paternal figure He considers ...
March 7, 2014 by snow

english
Can someone please give me some SIMPLE (easy for me to understand) meanings of the following poetry terms? because I am quite confused with the terms...especially alliteration, assonance,consonance, and rhyme. How can I identify them? 1. Poetry 2. Alliteration 3. Assonance 4. ...
April 30, 2009 by anonymous

poetry, please comment
Still So New to You Standing alone Looking' at the moon Why'd you have to leave me so soon I was still so new to you I didn't have a clue Barely even two I was still so new to you still so new....... written by: kathy a.... thanks for any and all comments. good and bad. Thank ...
April 3, 2012 by i♥zee

English
I have three very last sentences I'd like you to check. Thank you. 1)You limited yourself to reporting what was on the photocopy without revising (rewording) any single sentence. Furthermore, instead of joining your ideas (with)using appropriate linkers such as in the first ...
January 9, 2011 by Franco

architecture
In terms of materials, techniques, innovations, purposes, and ideas, discuss the difference in Greek and Roman architecture? I also need specific examples to support these points? I have -Greek architectural order, Doric, Ionic and Corinthian Parthenon-columns tilted slightly ...
October 12, 2010 by Anonymous

English
Can you please check these sentences for me? Thank you very much. 1)Nature is personified. 2)The humans (or people, human beings) don't have time to observe her beauty as cows an sheep do. 3) We don't have time to turn at Beauty's glance and see how her feet can dance. 4) The ...
December 2, 2010 by Franco

English 10 A
Match the letter with the number. A. Early American and Colonial Literature B. American Romanticism C. Transcendentalism D. Realism E. Regionalism 10. Phillis Wheatley's Poetry 11. Mark Twain's "The Celebrated jumping frog of calaveras county" 12. Walt Whitman's poetry 13. ...
December 16, 2013 by Cassie

Poetry/ Fiction
In poetry and fition, the main reason for using vivid words is to. a. explain an idea b. create a mental image c. keep th reader guessing. d. illustrate the write's bia The purpose of loaded words in adv ertisements is to. a. create an image b. compare two unlike things c. ...
July 8, 2012 by Rafi

Western Civilization to 1648
1. Discuss how Alexander the Great created an empire in which Greek civilization flourished in the midst of many diverse cultures. 2.Discuss how the Greek city state developed in the farmework of larger word dominated by Persia. 3. Discuss the political, social, and ...
April 18, 2010 by Prince

Bella
Since the 1970s, American poetry has a. been characterized by diverse voices and styles b. become increasingly narrow in subject matter c. reflected a more elitist perspective d. been appreciated for its simplicity i think the answer is A because my book says: Since 1970s, ...
February 5, 2009 by Literature

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 ...
December 3, 2012 by Jerald

Science
How did the method Democritus(anicent Greek scientist) use to reach his conclusions for purposing a particle theory differ from modern scientific method??? Read: (Broken Link Removed) Then read: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Democritus Now ask yourself how different those Greek...
October 4, 2006 by Qierra

poems
i need a poem about anything it has ode http://englishhistory.net/keats/poetry/odeonagrecianurn.html =)
March 14, 2007 by Anonymous

English
I forgot to include the following sentences. When I describe Wordsworth' conception of poetry, shall I use the present or the past? 1) Wordsworth believed poetry should deal with everyday situations or incidents and with ordinary people living in the countryside. 2) He ...
May 30, 2011 by Henry1

poetry
can you reccommend 4 humourous poems by different poets http://pages.ripco.net/~mws/Poetry/24.html by Thomas Hardy http://www.silentwords.com/Humorous.html http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/Literature/Poetry/Poetic_Forms/Closed_Forms/Limericks/ http://falcon.jmu.edu/~...
January 13, 2007 by pedro

QUOTATION MARKS
When quoting two lines of poetry, what should you do? set off the lines as you would a longer quotation insert the lines the way you would any other quote, but in between the two lines of poetry, insert a slash insert the lines the way you would any other quote, but in between...
April 27, 2010 by christopher

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