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Langauge Arts - Simile/Matephor
Is the phrase "like a moth to a flame" a simile or metaphor? i can see both.... Similes always use "like" or "as", which the phrase has "like" although it's not comparing... So my answer is metaphor, but I'm not sure. Help!
December 10, 2012 by L0velyLayna

Langauge Arts
I need to write a funny story for class. Any ideas? I can't think :/
January 12, 2014 by Princess Anna

Langauge arts
Which of the following is a proper noun? ground friend Georgia*** vegatable
October 27, 2015 by Anonymous

Langauge Arts
Which type of context clue helps you understand the meaning of the word repining? A. Comparison/contrast B. Restatement C. Definition D. Example Is the answer C? If it's not C, then its D. Thank you
February 25, 2015 by Callie

Langauge
I NEED HELP WITH MY LANGAUGE WORK!!! I need to unscramble "PRLAUGNILIBETLIC"! sOMEONE PLEASE HELP!!!
September 15, 2015 by Anonymous

english
That, like dumb mouths, do ope their ruby lips To beg the voice and utterance of my tongue is this a simile? how? Yes. It's a simile. It compares whatever "That" refers to to mouths. It also uses the word "like," making it a simile, not a metaphor. An easy way to remember ...
May 15, 2007 by irv

langauge arts
Which of the following statements is an opinion? AThunderstorms are more frequent around the East Gulf Coast . BThunderstorms are extremely frightening. CThunderstorms are the result of convection. DThunderstorms can produce tornadoes.
February 27, 2013 by faithwest

Language Arts
What is a simile-cliché?
January 8, 2011 by Anonymous

Language Arts
What is a simile-cliche?
January 13, 2011 by Juliane

LANG ARTS
Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile?
January 26, 2016 by Amber

Language Arts
Simile, Idiom , or Both? He is sweatng like a pig
October 4, 2009 by Anya

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a simile with the word SCORNFULLY and PREDATOR.
January 9, 2013 by Gigi

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS
Someone help me. I need a simile with the word AFFLICTED and TUFTS.
January 9, 2013 by Gigi

Reading/language arts
Can someone give me a simile with the words CANOPY and TRAMPLE. Please.
January 15, 2013 by Gigi

Language Arts
Your voice is like a pomegranate wine is an example of a) simile b) metaphor c)figurative lanuage
February 6, 2013 by Anonymous

language arts
I need an example of a simile,and metaphor for tue book Sammy keyes and the hotel theift
May 15, 2011 by hunter

Langauge Arts
What meaning can you conclude from the figurative language you identified in the previous question? A. The river is too dangerous to swim in. B. The river becomes calmer at this point. C. The river is verly loud as it flows. D. The river meets the ocean at this point. B? Thank...
February 25, 2015 by Callie

Language arts
Her many hands reach out to us. Her many tongues are garrulous. These lines make use of A. Aliteration B. onomatopoeia C. Simile D. Personification
September 22, 2012 by Meagieting

Lang. Arts
“[H]er coffee-and-cream neck” is an example of what type of figurative language? A. personification B. symbol C. simile D.metaphor I think it is D...?
February 25, 2013 by Cassie

Lang. Arts
The line “Where water is not thirsty” is an example of which type of figurative language? A.symbol B.metaphor C.simile D.personification I think it is D...?
February 26, 2013 by Cassie

langauge arts - mr. sue help!!
25. Select one story from the unit and identify the dynamic and static characters. For each character, identify why you labeled the character as either dynamic or static. (10 points)
January 28, 2013 by diamond

Langauge Arts
What can you conclude from the figurative language you identified in the previous question? A. People are afraid of swimming in the river. B. The river's waters are rough under a smooth surface. C. The water in the river is loud like a roar. D. The river is moving quickly and ...
February 25, 2015 by Callie

English
But time did beckon to the flowers. Herbert metaphor simile personification hyperbole my answer simile
April 21, 2010 by christopher

Language Arts
Which is the best example of a simile? A. Marty's shout rattled the windows. B. Her voice was as clear as a bell. C. He is a bear in the morning. D. The blossoms in the garden nodded their heads. Is the answer B? Thank you
January 21, 2015 by Callie

simile
What does the simile mean for a haze rises from the bay like a wall of gray closing you off from everything?
September 22, 2014 by Sharon

english[simile]
complete the simile the rock stood....
May 3, 2009 by santosh

english
Howard likes birds. simile or not simile?
January 30, 2013 by james

Langauge Arts
Having trouble deciding when to use a comma and when not to with the word "also". In the sentence "He also received money as gifts from his aunt grandparents and parents." Would the commas go after "aunt" and "grandparents"? I dont' think you need one after "also" in this ...
April 23, 2012 by Brandi

simile's/metaphors
I did a report on dyslexia. I need one metaphor and one simile here's my introduction and thesis I. Introduction Do any of you have a learning disability about you? A disability that makes it extremely difficult for you to do things like read, write, or even spell in your ...
May 3, 2009 by jerson

langauge arts
Which of the following forms of poetry expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in highly musical verse. Limerick my answer Free verse Haiku Lyric Which of the following pairs of poetry elements best help the reader to identify the poem's tone? Rhyme and ...
January 19, 2016 by Samantha

Simile Question
The sun's rays caress my face like a mother would. Would this simile work? Make sense? Thanks.
January 16, 2009 by Larry

Language arts
in using the simile "like a smile full of teeth" to describe the passing train in "the city is so big." what is the speaker suggesting about the train? I believe it might be "Warm and welcoming" Though I am not sure? I would love some help. I am sorry
February 3, 2016 by help

Langauge Arts
The poem: Be still, sad heart! and cease repining; Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is the common fate of all, Into each life some rain must fall, Some days must be dark and dreary. From the context, what do you conclude is the probably meaning of repining ...
February 25, 2015 by Callie

English
Is this a simile? Just this void. The days raw and wide as this drought-blue sky. Just this nothingness. That's what hurts. Is it a simile because the day is being compared to the sky?
February 9, 2016 by Chet

Liberal Arts?
I'm in middle school, my sister, (Senior in hs) keeps telling me that she wants to go into liberal arts, but doesnt now what yet. what are liberal arts? What careers associate with a liberal arts major or something?
October 14, 2008 by Faith

Language Arts
Need some help on the 2 sentences below. 1. Are you tired of never being prepared for Language Arts class? (is Language Arts supposed to be capitalized or not) 2. You need to organize your Language Arts binder. (would Language Arts be capitalized or not in this sentence) ...
January 9, 2013 by Brandi

AP English 11
Can "as if" be used in a simile similarly to the singular "as" or "like"? Would this example be considered a simile comparing children's eligibility to have recess compared to a carrot impending over head: "As if physical activity were a carrot to dangle as a reward or yank ...
August 31, 2014 by Jordan

English
I have to answer these questions but i am confused...please help :) As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods; they kill us for sport Metaphor Personification Hyperbole Litotes None of these I do not understand the sentence itself :( I wish I had a million dollars right ...
May 23, 2011 by Sandara

IT 220
how would you define (Distribution list) in computer langauge?
September 13, 2008 by Sam

A simile
Is this simile? Feeling the cold air that is as cold as the cold words that said I couldn't do it.
May 15, 2011 by liz

langauge arts
What is the best way to rewrite the following topic to form a focused thesis statement? Electric cars vs. Cars fueled with gasoline A. Cars fueled with gasoline shouldn't be allowed on the road, especially when electric cars are so readily available. B. Electric cars and cars ...
April 10, 2015 by Grace

English
"Men can intoxicate themselevs with ideas as effectually as with alcool" SImile or metaphor Answer : Simile What are they comparing Answer : Comparing men and alcohol
November 18, 2014 by M

social science
A paragraph explaning how the swahili langauge came into being
April 23, 2013 by vukona ngobeni

grammar(english)
i need to find similes he was as hard as a rock. she was as gentle as a dove. the wall was like a mountian i could not climb. similie = a comparision between two words using "like" or "as" to compare (examples above) hope this helps! To add to Marie's excellent answer, I ...
May 23, 2007 by destiny

Literature
Is the following an example of a simile, metaphor, paradox, or personification? The younger she dresses, the older she looks. A. paradox B. simile C. metaphor D. personification
April 26, 2016 by tim

English
Is the following an example of a simile, metaphor, paradox, or personification? An angry sky loomed overhead. A. simile B. paradox C. metaphor D. personification D?
May 19, 2016 by quick help needed

English
Is the following an example of a simile, metaphor, paradox, or personification? Her novel was a passport to adventure. A. simile B. metaphor C. paradox D. personification B?
May 19, 2016 by quick help needed

language
What is a simile? This site will give you a definiton and examples. http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/simile.html would for native americans woul for be the prepositions and americans be the object. for is the preposition. Native Americans is the object of the ...
January 16, 2007 by joe

English Lit-Please check
Does an analogy ever have "as" in it. I'm just trying to figure out figures of speech and I know Writeteacher told me "as" would be a simile but in the following: My brother has grown a great deal in the last year. He is almost as tall as I am now. This can't be a simile ...
January 13, 2012 by Jamie

English Lit
I'm not great at identifying some of these figures of speech for English Please check my answers or offer suggestions 1."As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods: they kill us for sport" Shakespeare for King Lear Is this a simile, metaphor, personification, hyberbole, ...
January 12, 2012 by Jamie

arts
what is arts? what are the different fields of arts? thanks a lot...
November 15, 2007 by klar maesen

Literature
Can someone check if these are correct? 1. Buddy's friend is comforting like an old sweater = simile 2. The trees' cried echo through the forest = personification 3. Their affection for each other is an oasis of kindness = metaphor 4. Queenie, the dog, complains about the cold...
August 30, 2009 by mysterychicken

English
"Hang Ideas! They are tramps vagabonds knocking at the back door of your mind each taking a little of your substance each carrying away some crumb of that belief in a few simple notions you must cling to if you want to lovie decently and would like to die easy" Metaphor or ...
November 18, 2014 by M

Simile & Hyperbole
Complete the sentence with a simile. 1. His tail wagged like.... 2. The old man petted him as tenderly as he would..... Help with these. I can't think of anything. --------------------------------------- Write two hyperboles to complete each sentence. 1. My lawyer is so smart...
January 15, 2009 by Larry

English
I need help by the topic says english is the langauge of opportunity, why bother to teach indegenous language.
May 16, 2016 by Thandile

Langauge Arts
The poem 1. I sit on the bank in my special place, 2. Feel the breeze that lifts my hair, 3. And watch the ripples run across the river. 4. It is so peaceful here. 5. Deep enough to justify a fishing pole, 6. Quiet enogh for my every thought, 7. The perfect place to ...
February 25, 2015 by Callie

Language Arts
Which lines from "The City is So Big" contains a simile? A. The city is so big/ its bridges quake with fear B. The lights sliding from house to house/ And trains pass with windows shining C. And trains pass with windows shining/ Like a smile full of teeth D. I have seen ...
January 23, 2015 by Callie

Langauge arts
1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...
March 1, 2016 by LOVE

Language Arts
I’d been throwing rocks and things at birds since I was born and had never even came close to hitting one, I’d seen a million people throw a million things at birds and no one had ever really hit one, not even a pigeon! 1. The sentence above contains an example of A. simile. B...
January 14, 2016 by Kathy

cognitive and langauge development
Dr bean believes that lanaguage development ia a product of inner predispositions and environmental influences Dr Beans belief is consistant with WHAT? perspective
August 11, 2011 by jenn

cognitive and langauge del.
Dr bean believes that lanaguage development ia a product of inner predispositions and environmental influences Dr Beans belief is consistant with WHAT? perspective behaviorist nativist interactionist psychoanalyticl
August 11, 2011 by jenn

arts and culure
I need a clearer writing image of what this means and I know it sounds crazy...but, I am butting my head around this, and need to get started with my assignment?..."the social role of the arts in early Chinese and Japanese civilizations." How does one explain the social role ...
January 3, 2010 by maryk

langauge
Feeling too self conscious to shout for help Scott decided to let logic resolve his quandary. what does the word quandary mean in the sentence ? a) quarantine b) explanation c) predicament d) situation
September 11, 2013 by victoria

ENG1511
Pharaphrase the sentence'' in my experience as both learner and later a langauge practitioner,one has to have a driver that will obstinately motivate one to succeed against all add''
August 13, 2014 by Annonyous

English
1.What figure of speech is this? I think it is personification "Death stands above me, whispering low I know not what into my ear." simile litotes personification metonymy synecdoche 2.What figure of speech is this:The fog comes on little cat feet This one I hav no idea-I ...
September 20, 2011 by Julia

arts survey
how has visual and performing arts reflect and influence society?
March 31, 2009 by tonya

Foreign Langauge
Who is a person that's important to the history and/or culture of France. This person can be a political figure, scientist, artist, musician, athlete, religious figure, etc.
February 10, 2009 by Angie

Debating - subsidies, the arts
Could anyone help me come up with some points as to subsidies for the arts benefit the individual (both in society and the individual artist), and how taking subsidies away from the arts sector would be detrimental to the individual? Any help would be much appreciated :) ...
July 26, 2012 by Cally

Arts and Culture
What are Classical & Hellenistic Greece visual arts ? I am having trouble finding anything on this .
February 5, 2009 by B.B.

arts and humanities
need help in making a brochure in arts administration
August 30, 2010 by john

language and arts
i have a hard time in languages and arts
October 26, 2010 by gabriel

Arts
Do you need Fine Arts Credits in high School?
January 21, 2015 by Anonymous

Language arts
1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...
February 29, 2016 by LOVE

Language arts
1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...
February 29, 2016 by LOVE

Langauge arts
6. Climbing so slowly they seem immobile is how sloths spend their days. (1 point) prepositional phrase gerund phrase participial phrase appositive phrase 7. Sam and Dean were shocked to find they both enjoyed playing soccer. (1 point) subordinate clause noun clause simple ...
January 22, 2014 by anonymous

language arts
Which of the following name figurative Language. Metaphor Rhythm Definition my answer Dialogue Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile The smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door The last bird-song of the day greets the night's first star Drops ...
January 19, 2016 by Samantha

English Lit-Please offer opinion
I asked this question yesterday but I thought of another possibility-I had to tell what figure of speeech And here we are as on a darkling plain Swept with confused alarms of struggle and flight Where ignorant armies clash by night By Matthew Arnold in Dover Beach Choices were...
January 13, 2012 by Jamie

Language Arts
I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree. A tree whose hungry mouth is prest Against the earth’s sweet flowing breast; A tree that looks at God all day, And lifts her leafy arms to pray; A tree that may in summer wear A nest of robins in her hair; Upon whose ...
January 23, 2010 by Anonymous

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 element? "Then...
December 3, 2012 by Shaquandala B.

french
I have a project where I have to make a video about the differences between arts in USA and in Alsace, France. Arts meaning painting, sculpture, music that kind of thing. I have been try to research but have not come up with much. I don't really know what to search and feel ...
November 30, 2011 by Hannah

Langauge Arts
What is the best paraphrase of the final stanza? A. The water slows until it reaches its destiny, a place not too different from mine, where the water stretches to meet the sky. Other people use it like a mirror. They fish and think here. B. The water comes back to my special ...
February 25, 2015 by Callie

language arts
How can English language arts teachers create a literacy-rich environment in their classrooms?
October 7, 2008 by sally

english need help asap
* 3. Which phrase from Song of Myself, Number 52 is a simile? Which phrase from Song of Myself, Number 52 is a simile?   a. “He complains of my gab and my loitering.” b. “I shake my white locks at the runaway sun.” c. “If you want me again look for me under your boot-soles” d...
February 9, 2009 by kate

literary
WHAT IS THE MEANING OF A SIMILE
March 24, 2008 by NIQUE

grammar
What is a simile for stone?
September 22, 2014 by Sharon

language arts
i need help with an assignmetnd, does anyone know any website that has really good language arts tutors who can help?
August 24, 2015 by language arts

Language arts
WHAT ELEMENTS ARE FOUND IN MANY PARAGRAPHS??? PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! http://www.arts.uottawa.ca/writcent/hypergrammar/paragrph.html This webpage and all its links are a good summary for you. =)
September 18, 2006 by short attention span

language arts
Could someone suggest one way that teachers can integrate content and instruction in an English language arts classroom. It will give me an idea how to anwser the question. Thank you
October 8, 2008 by sally

english
as if he was a statue: is it a metaphor or a simile
October 18, 2008 by Anonymous

Language Arts
I have a Language Arts review crossword, and one hint is "Scrooge and Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol". The word is 10 letters long, and has an E as the eighth letter. Thanks!
May 12, 2016 by Unknown

Rockland Center of Art: School of Arts (plz read)
I have a question. Ok while I was reading the supply list that I need for Rockland Center for the Arts: School of Arts they wrote this Something to carry your wet(empty pizza boxes work well) in the supply list. What does that means??? Btw that's not the only thing that is in ...
December 26, 2011 by Lauren

3rd grade
how to finish a simile and a metapor
November 10, 2008 by heather

english
What is a simile, idiom, or metaphor for relief?
February 3, 2009 by Dani

reading
what is a simile using a neighborhood cat?
March 3, 2011 by rose

english
the wave leapt .. add simile
August 5, 2011 by Anonymous

AP Human Geography
What is a simile for Hungary and Translyvania?
February 7, 2013 by A

English
What is the difference between a simile and a metaphor
April 13, 2015 by amyy

English
I need an example of a simile for 'relieved'.
March 28, 2016 by Dan

arts
The Mesopotamian's had a generally pessimistic view of life. How do the arts of their civilization reveal this? Use at least one example to illustrate your points. What other features of this culture does the art reveal?
April 20, 2010 by Anonymous

Language Arts
In L. Arts, we are reading Mary Hoffman's "Stravaganza" series, which features a group of traveling, almost gypsy like people called the Manoush, who inhabit Italy. Do the Manoush really exist?
February 2, 2009 by Kharato

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