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english
Which of the following statements about literary movements is NOT true? A. A literary movement is a period that shares a particular set of ideas, concerns, or characteristics. B. Ideas, concerns, or characteristics may be shared by literary movements. C. Literary movements may...
August 23, 2012 by josh

SUBJECT
Which of the following statements about literary movements is NOT true? A A literary movement is a period that shares a particular set of ideas, concerns, or characteristics. B Ideas, concerns, or characteristics may be shared by literary movements. C Literary movements may ...
September 19, 2012 by anna

english
Do all authors that write novels are literary writers? For example Hemingway is a literary writer and he writes novels. Will F. Scott Fitzgerald also be a literary writer since he is a novelist? yes. Check a dictionary, either dead tree or online, for a definition of LITERARY.
May 15, 2007 by claudia

Social Studies
Hey, I recently started a literary magazine called The Lotus Reader (site address found under literary magazines on wikipedia) It could really use some non fiction articles, so if any of you have any essays, pieces, etc. to submit, perhaps that you've written for school or ...
February 22, 2007 by Lotus Reader

literary
give examples literary and non literary prose by citing examples from any source .
April 26, 2011 by Anonymous

literary
Give examples of literary and non-literary prose by citing examples from any source of your choice - 350 words (you may quote the source).
March 9, 2011 by ib

Literary-Studies
Arundhati Roy's novel The God of Small Things' issues on feminism?
September 5, 2009 by righteous dude

literature
list the literary works that you would put in your personal literary canon.
April 25, 2010 by Anonymous

literary
What is the literary term which means, "the point where the author catches our attention?"
November 11, 2010 by Olivia

literary
Are there any literary elements in the first part of Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult??
March 4, 2011 by Emily

literary
The snake hissed loudly and attacked the rat. what literary term does this use?
November 14, 2011 by Lauren

literary
in literary terms a character whose actions are inspiring or noble is?
October 1, 2009 by kayla

Literary terms
What is the literary term when something serious is happening and there is humor?
April 20, 2013 by Anonymous

literary
How do authors of short stories use various literary devices to help with the development of theme?
March 1, 2010 by collette

literary
was mark twains book adventures of tom sawyer literary device be considered humor?
February 16, 2008 by Anonymous

English
show your understanding of literary and non-literary prose by citing examples and discussing them. 450 words
March 22, 2012 by Ansila

literary
What literary device is Shakespeare employing when Malcolm says, "Angels are bright still, though the brightest fell"?
January 4, 2010 by Randell

bege 101
give example of literary and non-literary prose by citing examples from any of your choice-350 words
April 21, 2010 by shravan

literary
"bundle of services "is example of what literary device
December 8, 2009 by ann

world literature
Can someone tell me some websites I can use to define the following literary terms 1. literary journal 2.literary canon 3. reader-response criticism 4. anapest 5. tone 6. plot 7. characterization 8. setting 9. point of view 10. irony 11. theme 12. figurative language 13. ...
February 1, 2008 by nena

english
what is a literary writer? Someone who writes literature? http://www.answers.com/literary Then comes the question of which works are considered literature and which are not. =)
April 25, 2007 by claudia

Grade 12 english
I'm to compare I have a Dream speech with Mandela's Inauguration speech literary devices used in their speeches. I found the similarities of literary devices used for both speeches but I cant answer the differences of literary devices between the two speeches. Could you please...
August 29, 2014 by cindy

english
literary and non-literary prose.. i have to write a passage citing examples of the above on a source of my choice... so what do they mean.. or how should i go about it...
April 5, 2010 by pat

literary
What is "sound" in a literary terminology sense?
March 31, 2008 by Josh

English- literary?
Ok I had 2 eng. questions, what makes a piece of writing literature, and the second was who decides what is literary or not? I got the first question, but no idea on the second one?? Is it publishers and scholarly peers or what? Generally, scholars determine a work's literary ...
August 28, 2005 by Sarah

literature
1. An important similarity shared by walt whitman and emily dickinson are? A. Fondness for big cityiving B. obscurity during their lifetime C. Rejection by the literary community D. Abandonment of literary conventions
February 10, 2011 by Anonymous

literary
what are least three elements in the poem that you found interesting or engaging(e.g., form, language, conten, and/or other literary elements).
January 29, 2012 by Anonymous

English
give examples of literary and non-literary prose by citing examples from any source.350 words
November 7, 2010 by Neetoosha

literary
what is the literary term in this sentence. We will continue to work on grammer next week. I postponed our sceheduled test on subject-verb agreement until we got in a little more practice.
September 24, 2008 by clay

ela
I'm writing an essay about an author using a specific literary device to prove their purpose. Is indirect/direct characterization a literary device?
January 26, 2014 by amy

ENG125
how is the more direct performative aspect of drama and /poetry reflected in these forms? for example, each genre's uses of literary structure, language, technique, and style. How do these literary elements affect your reading experence?
September 1, 2011 by bonnie

English
I am having difficulties identifying the literary term in this sentence. What is the literary term in "John told me about when he fell off his bike and broke his arm last year?" Thanks
September 23, 2012 by Jared

Literary term
What is the definition of universality in regard to literary term? What is one example of this ?
January 29, 2014 by Anonymous

english
Example of literary and non literary prose by citing example?
June 28, 2011 by sonu

Literature
What literature would be considered to be part of the United States' current literary canon? There are so many, it's hard to name just one!! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_literature Here is an article about American Lit, with links to many, many titles and authors. You...
August 14, 2007 by student

English
What genre is "The White Heron"? literary realism romanticism modernism colonial literature In my opinion, it is literary realism and romanticism
January 17, 2014 by Cassidy

literary
how do i find the literary device in this poem? Her beam on the waves, I gazed awhile On her cold smile Too cold-too cold for me-\ There pass'd as a shroud A fleecy cloud, And i turned away to thee, Proud Evening Star
January 7, 2012 by marie

British Literature
Authors uses literary devices such as foreshadowing,symbolism,similes,metaphor,personification, and allusions. What are two literary devices used in Jane Austen Sense and Sensibility. explain how it contributes to the novels setting or the plot.
January 16, 2011 by Seleta

Spanish
2. Working on the school newspaper and literary magazine are popular extracurricular activities amoung Guatemalan teenagers. -False? 3. The currency of many Spanish-speaking countries contains the images of literary characters, political leaders, and animals from that region...
May 9, 2012 by mysterychicken

Literature
In my lit class we have to pick a story from our reading list and pick two or three literary devices that the author used and discuss them. Im not sure what is meant by literary devices. Can someone help me out here?
June 23, 2008 by Mandi

english
i have to write a literary analysis for the poem, "the tide rises, the tide falls". in the poem ive chosen write abt two elements, imagery and symbolism. and ive to analyse their purpose, effect, and place in the literary work's meaning. thus im just asking where can i get ...
December 21, 2009 by bindiya farswani

english
i have to write a literary analysis for the poem, "the tide rises, the tide falls". in the poem ive chosen write abt two elements, imagery and symbolism. and ive to analyse their purpose, effect, and place in the literary work's meaning. thus im just asking where can i get ...
December 21, 2009 by bindiya farswani

history
1-Which of the following statements about literary movements is NOT true? (1 point) A A literary movement is a period that shares a particular set of ideas, concerns, or characteristics. B Ideas, concerns, or characteristics may be shared by literary movements. C Literary ...
September 19, 2012 by anna

literature
Reflecting on this week’s literary readings, as well as your own reading experiences, identify at least one major similarity and one major difference between the forms of the short story and the poem. How do the differences between these literary forms affect how you read and ...
October 24, 2012 by john

Literature
I need help in with writing my introduction paragraph I have started with Literary devices are use by authors to make their readers think and relate to their topics. Greek literature is a great example of this. The meaning of these symbols is affected by the use of literary ...
April 6, 2008 by Dr. Rose

american literature
literary elements such as alliteration, assonance, and consonance are used to create sound effects. list three literary elements that Poe used as sound devices in "Annabel Lee" and give an example of each from the poem
February 11, 2010 by Anonymous

introduction, eng
i'm writing a short essay where i have to describe three writers about their literary techniques. for my introduction, i want to start out with a saying why writers use literary devices. Then i want introduce the writers and their different techniques. but i just don't want to...
March 19, 2009 by jen

Literature
what does it mean: literary journal The term "literary journal" can mean two things, I think. 1. A magazine or journal that is published and focuses only on literary works, current and past. http://www.google.com/search?q=literary+journal&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&...
August 17, 2007 by student

english
I need help with this question about annabel lee. Identify literary elements (mood, imagery, symbolism, contrast, comparison) and explain how they add to your understanding of the poem. Discuss two specific instances in the poem where you see a literary element. Copy and paste...
August 12, 2014 by Kandice

English
A theme is best described as? A. A moral lesson presented in a work of literature B. The central idea or insight about life revealed in a literary work C. The subject of a work of literature D. A series of related events in a literary work I picked B but it siad it was wrong
May 6, 2012 by MM

eng 125
Reflecting on this week’s literary readings, as well as your own reading experiences, identify at least one major similarity and one major difference between the forms of the short story and the poem. How do the differences between these literary forms affect how you read and ...
October 27, 2011 by andre

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

writing
In your post, summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form. If you wish, you...
June 8, 2011 by sjrock

literary term definition
Where can I find the definition agency as a literary term
April 18, 2008 by Amberly

English 125 introduction literature
summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form. If you wish, you may also ...
August 20, 2012 by Ethel

Literary Devices
When an author quotes another author in his novel, writes a poem in his book that he was reminded of when the events happened and that corresponds with what is happening in the text, what is that called? Is it a literary device? It can't be allusion.. I'm talking about where ...
November 5, 2009 by Hailey

English
For a project im writing about 1950's food and the food that was unique to that time. But, in my report i also have to compare a literary work to the information i find on 1950's food. my teacher said the best work would be like a poem, song, article about your specific topic(...
April 17, 2011 by Hannah

English
I'm having trouble writing an introduction to this literary analysis. It's for "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings". I'm supposed to show how the elements point of view, character, setting, tone and style, and symbolism convey the authors themes or central ideas. I'm not ...
March 20, 2011 by Emily

Literature
What literature do you consider to be part of the United States' current literary canon, and why? o How do those selections reflect the cultural tradition of the United States? o What do you consider to be part of your personal literary canon?
August 9, 2010 by Jamie

Literature
What literature do you consider to be part of the United States' current literary canon, and why? How do those selections reflect the cultural tradition of the United States? What do you consider to be part of your personal literary canon?
April 3, 2011 by Sonya

english
i am writing a literary research paper on the book robinson crusoe. my thesis is In "Robinson Crusoe" Daniel Defoe uses the protagonist to show the sporadic but guiding relationship between God and man. I am having trouble coming up with a title. So far I have "Life's Escort" ...
November 15, 2012 by hannah

English/Reading
I need 3 examples of metaphors and personification in the Book I am Regina by Sally M. Keehn Please tell us what you've found, and we'll be glad to critique your answer. I cannot, since I haven't ever read that book, but there are excellent explanations of these literary terms...
April 10, 2007 by ReJeana

English
1. Which idea is central to a literary analysis? A. the number of images in the work B. the order of the images in the work C. how the imagery relates to the work as a whole D. Imagery is not central to a literary analysis I think it's C? 2. Which should you emphasize when ...
May 16, 2011 by anthony

english 11
CAN SOMEONE PLEASE HELP .....I THINK ANSWERS ARE A, C, D, B, A, A PLEASE CHECK MY WORK AND PLACE RIGHT ANSWER? 1. Which of the following statements about literary movements is NOT true? (1 point)A literary movement is a period that shares a particular set of ideas, concerns, ...
March 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Literature
How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms? (Consider for example, each genre’s uses of literary structure, language, technique, and style.) How do these literary elements affect your reading experience? In your post, identify ...
August 23, 2012 by Donna

English (URGENT)
How many paragraphs does a literary review have? This is a writing assignment for Grade 12 English. I need to write literary review on an article I find on the internet. I have an identification paragraph that talks about the author's credentials. Then I have a paragraph that ...
December 12, 2011 by John

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.

LIT CLASS
what is the allusion in this passage as so we conclude that despite the plethora televisions. stereo, video games, gigantic movie theater complexes and the world wide web-- all of which bombard the populace and myriad images and numberless opportunities to communicate --the ...
May 16, 2011 by mike

literature
My question is in the story "young goodman brown", by Nathaniel Hawthorne. can someone give me an example of a literary device and how the author used it. I have to come up with at least nine of them but I can't start because i am not understanding. I looked up literary device...
August 21, 2007 by student

Literary Analysis and Composition I
Write a four paragraph literary essay in response to the following question. Be sure to include a thesis statement in your introduction, provide textual evidence in the body paragraphs, and end the essay with a strong conclusion. You may use your books and other notes you have...
January 21, 2010 by someone!

English
1) The following passage is an example of which literary element? "Give back your heart to itself, to the stranger who has loved you all your life, whom you ignored for another, who knows you by heart." a)paradox b)magical realism c)metaphor d)hyperbole* 2)In the poem "Two ...
January 9, 2012 by Robert

literary
what is genre?
May 19, 2008 by Anonymous

literary
Protagonit
February 3, 2013 by Love

english
how do you write an evaluation? What kind of evaluation are you referring to? Job evaluation? Evaluation of literary work? Or what? If you're referring to a literary evaluation, here's a webpage that may help: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/review.htm Be ...
November 15, 2006 by dan

English
I was wondering if someone could tell me how I can improve my thesis statement/opening paragraph. I'm writing an essay on hamlet from the perspective of formalism (examining a work of literature's language and structure). Here it is: Formalism is a type of literary criticism ...
January 24, 2010 by Valerie

English
Thank you very much. I still have these sentences I'm doubtful about. My doubt is whether I should use the present perfect or the simple past (considering that it is the end of the school year) 1) Exercises for literary text analyses aimed at developing lexicon have been ...
May 12, 2014 by Frank

chemistry
Which statement is the best example of pseudoscience? Mike joined a group that studies phrenology. C.J. joined a group that studies endangered species. Katarina joined a group that studies herbal remedies. Lee joined a group that studies stars and planets
February 10, 2013 by samantha

literary
an example of a motif
January 29, 2008 by tiffany

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

literary
what is deductive resoning?
October 20, 2008 by tg

literary
What are "styles" in literature?
March 28, 2009 by Dylan

literary
what is foreshadowing and what is flashback?
October 12, 2009 by Leah

literary
what are t he five propagandas
December 10, 2009 by phillip

literary
what its the schwa sound?
January 19, 2010 by Anonymous

literary
define modernism
June 14, 2010 by amanda

Literature
Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply · Select one essay from this week’s assigned reading, and do the following: 1. Explain the most important difference between an essay and a short story, poem or play. 2. Compare the use ...
June 22, 2010 by Tiffany

English/Grammar/Appositives
Are the commas a correctly placed? 1. The term hardware refers to the computing equipment, itself. 2. The year, 1975, marked the arrival of the microcomputer Neither of those sentences needs any commas. =) Can u give me 3 examples of similies, metaphors and personification in ...
April 10, 2007 by Christine

English
I need help in identifying literary terms in Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespere. The literary terms must be from Act 5 Scene 1 page 163 Prince: "see see, here comes the man we went to seek." to Act 5 scene 1 page 167 Benedick: "Fare you well..., and till then peace be with ...
June 17, 2008 by Anonymous

literature
All literature involves some kind of performance which is intended for an audience. Sometimes, however, the performative quality of a work (i.e., the fact that it is being presented to an audience) is more obvious than at others. Drama and poetry, for example, tend to ...
October 6, 2011 by sheri

literary
i need an example of sarcasm
January 29, 2008 by tiffany

English
What are basic literary elements?
March 8, 2008 by Anonymous

English
What are basic literary elements?
March 22, 2008 by Anonymous

literary
what is the first person narattor
February 12, 2011 by sami

English
What was Longfellow's literary zeal??
March 6, 2012 by Anonymous

English
Hi I was wondering if anybody could explain what "winged words" are in terms of the Odyssey? Thanks. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the definition from allwords.com Definitions winged words plural noun 1. literary: Meaningful words spoken, uttered ...
September 14, 2006 by Rachel

eng
What is objective (in terms of literary devices)?
January 3, 2008 by BEN

literary
what is a parallel episode? what is an example of one?
January 20, 2008 by st

Lit
Where can I find a list of literary themes?
October 10, 2009 by Hannah

literary
what do we mean with the turning point in a story
January 9, 2010 by maha

literary
what is a good analogy for the word topic
April 8, 2010 by harmony

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