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I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 6:51pm by Stevie

Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature. 4.Literature contains ...
Monday, January 24, 2011 at 9:12pm by Ron

English Literature
Your school subject is probably English or English Literature.
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 7:41pm by Ms. Sue

english- literature
Don't assume someone will read another post from you and then know to which piece of literature you refer. We read them often out of order. Try to follow this format: 1. clearly name the School Subject 2. state to which piece of literature you are referring. 3. then ask your ...
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 12:42pm by SraJMcGin

Your School Subject is probably English or Literature. What are your choices?
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 4:41pm by Ms. Sue

Isn't your subject English or Literature? Check the last site I posted for you?
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 5:59pm by Ms. Sue

20literary terms in literature in English with meaning and example each
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 11:05pm by Anonymous

Your school subject is Literature or English -- NOT "Can you help me."
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 8:04pm by Ms. Sue

what is literature and why do we need literature
Monday, September 17, 2007 at 10:03am by sadie

English Literature
You may get ideas from some of the following links; Sra
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 7:58pm by SraJMcGin

English 125 Introduction to literature
What does the term literature mean to you? What makes something literary in your own mind? If literature means different things to different people, who defines what is and what is not literature? 2.What kind of reading engages/interests you? What about that writing draws you ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 10:06am by belinda

if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or what would be correct...
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 7:53am by jasmine33

1. theme (singular) concerns BUT the themes concern (plural) Don't forget that Writeacher explained to you the use of the "historical present" when discussing literature. The literature IS, no matter when it was written. Sra
Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 7:06pm by SraJMcGin

british literature
this are the choices A. old english B. Elizabeth English C. Gothic English D. Middle English
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 6:41pm by nancy

which of the following statements about american romantic poetry is not true? A)it followed a fixed rhyme scheme B)its themes originated in British literature C)it was influenced by Gothic literature D)it was filled with emotion
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 3:23pm by sam

English 4
A recurring theme in literature is the transient nature of the world and life. Provide two ways in which this theme is expressed in Anglo-Saxon and medieval literature.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 2:33pm by Monica

What is your question? The School Subject says literature. To what piece of literature are you referring? Sra
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 12:18am by SraJMcGin

Native American Literature
"literature" Notice the word "written" in here. How would people who had no concept of writing have a "literature"?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Writeacher

Spanish literature
Thanks,even though this is a spanish class we are doing the literature in english and it its a Lope De Vega play called Punishment without Revenge and its in english. I just wanted to see if can check my answers for the one love triangle, and what act caused the love triangle ...
Saturday, September 27, 2008 at 12:00am by Alicia

what is a literature web? Greta, I imagine that is a reference to using a search tool. If you put "literature web" into a search engine such as Google, you will get a number of sites on various types of literature. I hope this helps. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...
Friday, December 8, 2006 at 6:08pm by Greta

English Question about Stereotypes
I don't know what you've read or are considering as contemporary literature. Study some examples of Australian contemporary literature to find the examples that help make your point.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 6:59pm by Ms. Sue

Yes, you're right. And here's more information to help you when you're writing about and quoting from literature:
Sunday, March 29, 2009 at 8:33pm by Writeacher

Native American Literature
Native Americans were the first known people to start telling stories, which in any case was literature, and when the years went by, their literature was discovered ..?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Ann

english-chariots of fire movie
Actually, I am wondering why you are seeing movies in Literature class? Do you read books in motion pictures? The measure of an educated person is to read and analyze the words, thinking in word pictures, and putting those words together to make conclusions. Literature should...
Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 7:33pm by bobpursley

english literature
i am writing a research paper about JOHN KEATS and his 3 works ( social political religious or any)_ but i didn't find some of the things about him. my question is: WHAT ARE THE SOCIAL POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS CONTRIBUTION OF JOHN KEATS TO THE ENGLISH LITERATURE? or any 3 topic...
Monday, April 14, 2008 at 5:48pm by martin

As you can see, different people interpret this story (and other pieces of literature) in different ways. I'm sure Bobpursley is right that there is a lot of symbolism in "By the Waters of Babylon." As Writeacher told me, "There are no 'right' answers" to some literature ...
Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 8:04pm by Ms. Sue

Spanish Literature
SraJMcGin: I would like to ask a couple of questions so I can try to understand my assignment better. I am in a Spanish Literature course in College and would like to know some questions that I need answers to: 1. Which type of Spanish(1. Latin American Spanish, 2. Mexican ...
Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 6:22pm by Joy

I have a prompt for an English essay and it says, "In a well developed composition, identify the character, describe what the character questions about society, and explain why the character's questioning is important to the meaning of literature." It's supposed to be five ...
Monday, March 8, 2010 at 10:04pm by Ana

"Literary narration can occur from the first-person, second-person, or third-person point of view." (PS -- second-person is rare in narratives.) from
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 at 5:30pm by Writeacher

Native American Literature
Here is the original question: How are the tensions of the time reflected in American literature? I thought that the question was asking how the tension during pre-1600 Native American literature reflected in American literature now.
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:06pm by Ann

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
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 5:26pm by MM

aspirations means hopes Curriculums in English includes grammar, literature, and writing.
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 6:33pm by Ms. Sue

Thank you very much for your corrections. I stilll need to check these few more sentences. 1) we'll ne analyzing twelve authors belonging to the English literature from 1800 to the beginninig of the twenty-first century. 2) I'll give you literature summaries for you to ...
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 10:27am by Franco

I read a lot, mostly mystery novels plus assorted newspapers and magazines. However, I've found that I remember the books that are classified as literature much better than the current novels I read last week. The authors of literature present their ideas in such a way as to ...
Monday, September 17, 2007 at 10:03am by Ms. Sue

The most famous Persian writer, of course, is Omar Khayyam. This is a very good article on Persian literature. A collection of Persian Literature This site looks ...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 7:47am by GuruBlue

I need help with some literature homework. I need a to identify a baptism scene thats modern. And also how they were affected by the change. Also, need a piece of literature that has reflects or alludes to Shapespeare. Also need an example of when weather has been important ...
Thursday, July 30, 2009 at 7:40pm by Ty

Please be more specific. What are the areas of English 2 that you don't understand? grammar? literature? literary devices? essay writing?
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 5:49pm by Ms. Sue

rite a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you do the following: oEvaluate the literary elements and structural devices in the selected poems and literature. oDescribe images of diverse cultureethnicity, race, class, gender, and ageand stereotyping that exist in the literature...
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 8:25pm by joann

British literature
The older the English, the less reliable the spelling, grammar, etc., are. I'd say all of the above -- and the hardest to read would be Old English.
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 6:41pm by Writeacher

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. See "prose" and "drama" on the following site: Sra
Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 6:42pm by SraJMcGin

American Literature
Well, it seems I can't post links right now. Anyway ... go to and search with the following keywords: differences 1950s 1960s literature differences 1950s 1960s literature "death of the novel" debates
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:33pm by Writeacher

World literature
1. studing world literature help to enrich your life on diffrent view throw out time. 2. World literature is important because we need it in society. 3.With out world history we would no beable to abbtain the knowlege from ower past to use in the present events. 4.I think of ...
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at 9:14pm by Chris thompson

I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. Can you please tell me if these milestones I have chosen would be correct to use: 1-invention and development of printing ...
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 11:35am by m

english literature
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 6:24pm by hi

Native American Literature
Well their oral traditions, later on were known to be literature. When the Native American Literature was discovered, the type of genre they would be cultural genre?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Ann

english 11
Read the fallowing Papago song. Identify its purpose. "No talking, No talking. The snow is falling. And the wind seems to be blowing backward" a. to inform b. to persuade c. to analyze d. to express Which of these is a feature of early American and colonial literature? a. the ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 2:50pm by Aspen

You should search at for the following: romanticism romantic era romantic era music romantic era literature romantic era science Romantic literature and painting and music are probably the most identifiable, especially in contrast with classicism, etc.
Saturday, June 21, 2008 at 2:57pm by Writeacher

You need to narrow the question, in my opinion: role in politics, history, literature, poetry, romanticism all were a part of Dante Alighieri's forte. Some have ventured to even say he is the father of American Literature and Poetry. There is no doubt he shaped history, and ...
Friday, May 22, 2009 at 7:18am by bobpursley

important book collections <~~in first sentence written by American authors each of the masterpieces, the the volume will be bound The American Literature Masterpieces will be published and strictly limited editions. <~~doesn't make sense Donít pass up to make an ...
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 8:06pm by Writeacher

what is a literary writer? Someone who writes literature? Then comes the question of which works are considered literature and which are not. =)
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 2:19pm by claudia

English Literature
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 8:24pm by Michelle

English Literature
ok thanks
Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 8:40pm by Michelle

English Literature
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 11:22pm by Barbie

English Literature
oh ok. thanks.
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 11:04am by Barbie

English 12 Literature
This is a surface level question. If you have read the work, the answer should be right there. Go here for extra help: Clearly, only you can respond to the second question: "What do you learn ... ?" ...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 10:53am by Writeacher

English from In this book there are predictions for Ulysses (Odysseus) by Teiresias, a famous seer. Then Ulysses talks with his dead mother's ghost, who basically asks him why he's dilly...
Sunday, January 27, 2008 at 8:52pm by Writeacher

english literature
Here are a number of sites that will give you some interesting ideas on that.
Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 12:41pm by GuruBlue

English Literature
Sunday, October 16, 2011 at 3:27pm by Writeacher

im writing in 3rd person i think but i dunno if im doing it right, its only for a homework peice in english nothing important...
Wednesday, May 21, 2008 at 5:30pm by limmy

english There are no line numbers in short stories. To which part of the story (e.g., paragraph) is that question referring?
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 3:04pm by Writeacher

Need help with introduction: The Medieval Period began in 1066 and lasted until 1485. During this time period many literary works were produced. Many writers used their work to reflect the important events of that era. Most influential to literature of that period were the ...
Friday, July 11, 2008 at 8:06am by Emily

Native American Literature
What were some of the types of writing and genres for Native American Literature, that were predominant during the 1600s when there literature was discovered? I think their type of writing was based on naturism, since they were one of nature, but I do no exactly know what ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 2:56pm by Ann

English II
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. In first person point of view, "I" tell the story!
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 at 10:27am by SraJMcGin

could you answer this for me
Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 1:01pm by letrice

English Literature
GuruBlue, I'll do that. Thanks
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 7:58pm by Michelle

Grammar and literature.
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 5:49pm by taylor

b grave
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:00pm by matt

How can we help you with this?
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 11:22pm by Writeacher

English/ Literature
thank you!
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 3:08pm by IB student

Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:07pm by olivia

Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:00pm by karl

Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:00pm by Anonymous

Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:00pm by Anonymous

English Literature
And you think it's ... ?
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:06pm by Writeacher

English Literature
Or maybe imagery?
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:06pm by Kayla

English / Literature
Choose one archetype that is illustrated by two or more of the stories you have read, and write a brief essay explaining what an archetype is, what archetype youíve chosen to discuss, and how the archetype is demonstrated in at least two different pieces of literature youíve ...
Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 9:11am by LT

Read this article and then tell us what you think.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 9:45pm by Ms. Sue

i need to know about persia and persian literature...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 7:47am by klar maesen

I read all the articles and I still don't fully understand.
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 3:37pm by Literature Help

Ari, Do you have the answers for the rest of the Literature sections?
Friday, April 18, 2008 at 2:09pm by Naftali

I left out the following two questions. Thank you. 1) Introduce the English Renaissance focusing your attention on their view of nature, of man and their conception of the universal order. What was the literature of the period characterized by? 2)What was Elizabeth I's court ...
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 5:53pm by Henry1

I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?
Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at 12:21am by Annette

The question on my research paper asks "What does Shakespeare then say he refutes the claim?"
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 3:37pm by Literature Help

Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature
Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 5:15pm by Anonymous

I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T.
Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 1:22pm by Coroline

I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 1:23am by Anna

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:17pm by tasha

I am a 36 year old female Anglo- Indian teahcer with 15 years of teaching experience.I am currently working for the Ministry of Education, Republic of Seychelles where I teach English as a Second Language and English as a First Language- International General Certificate of ...
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 3:31pm by 7UvxCT29l

English: Children's Literature
I have to write an 8 page essay about Picture Books in Children's Literature. My thesis is: "Children can learn reading and writing from picture books, because it helps the child develop cognitive skills." Can you give me your input on this thesis? And I need suggestions of ...
Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 6:59pm by Kassi

How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 10:11pm by jessica33

British LIterature
What makes "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe an example of pastoral literature?
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 1:35pm by Cori

What is scope in literature? I've been searching for this forever and I just cannot seem to figure out what it is! Please help!
Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 6:34pm by Anonymous

The theme of literature is usually stated right at the beginning. T/F? False? I just want to check it. Thank You so much! [:
Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 7:58pm by Ally.

English Literature
Try sparknotes
Friday, August 22, 2008 at 3:57am by Anonymous

English 10th Literature
No its to confusing
Tuesday, December 12, 2006 at 2:34pm by Tiara

British Literature
Old English
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 12:52pm by Kezzy

English Literature
What is your specific question?
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at 9:15am by Writeacher

English Literature
OK -- you should be fine then.
Monday, September 6, 2010 at 7:21pm by Writeacher

English Literature
That he believes in Grendel
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 9:43pm by Joshua

a summary of theme for english b
Friday, May 7, 2010 at 10:30am by romario

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