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Literature poetry, part 1
If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. These lines are an example of a/an a. quatrain b. octet c. couplet d. sestet
Tuesday, April 15, 2008 at 9:46am by Liz
Would you describe Langston Hughes’s poetry as modernist in its themes, use of images, and style? Refer to specific examples from Hughes’s poetry to support your answer.
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 6:40pm by help
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
literature: poetry,part 1
Which one of the following lines best illustrates personification? A. The fog comes on little cat feet. B. Spring is a dream unsung. C. She floated graceful as a dove. D. A narrow wind complains all day.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at 1:58pm by Anonymous
Literature POETRY, PART 1
Which one of the following lines best illustrates personification? A. A narrow wind complains all day. B. The fog comes on little cat feet. C. She floated graceful as a dove. D. Spring is a dream unsung.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 12:02am by Linda
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
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?
Sunday, February 1, 2009 at 3:43pm by y912f
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 ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:40pm by Anonymous
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 ...
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 11:05pm by sheri
features of elizabethan poetry,what they possess
Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 9:40am by Adebulu T
what is the difference between drama and poetry?
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:37pm by michelle tutt
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
How does the water symbology in Whitman's poetry connect to his philosophy on Transcendentalism?
Saturday, November 22, 2008 at 8:25pm by Katie
write a critical analysis on the poetry of henry longfellow
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at 12:32am by winni
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/~...
Saturday, January 13, 2007 at 8:21am by pedro
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
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 4:30pm by anonymous
ASAP Literature PPlz Hurry!
I need a good website that has poetry summaries. Thanks
Monday, February 9, 2009 at 9:48pm by Kathy
How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and /or poetry relfected in these forms?
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 10:08am by porter
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. ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:43pm by Cassie
Describe the political role of the poetry of the 1950s? can anyone give a few pointers on this, thanks!
Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 3:55pm by help
the line " I wandered lonely as a cloud" is an example of A. a metaphor B. a simile c. a couplet d. alliteration
Monday, April 7, 2008 at 3:14pm by tonya
I'm having problems with my homework , I keep getting the wrong answers can anybody help me with lesson4 poetry,part1#10-15
Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 10:35pm by Amy
poetry, part1 if this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved
Friday, November 5, 2010 at 1:42pm by Anita
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
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?
Thursday, April 3, 2008 at 9:06pm by anonymous
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?
Monday, August 9, 2010 at 6:27pm by Jamie
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?
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 11:17pm by Sonya
Why was Native American poetry characterized by a deep respect of nature?
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 12:45am by Kim
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
My question is how do poets utilize leterary devices and conventions to develop themes in their poetry? Can someone explain this to me if you have a few minutes I greatly appreciated it thanks.
Tuesday, September 18, 2007 at 3:36pm by Student A
18. In “Babylon Revisited,” why did Fitzgerald choose the title to be metaphoric of Paris? (1 point) Paris is a symbol of luxury. Paris is living in a wealth that will end up destructive. Paris was built to look like Babylon. Paris is the city of love. Matching Match the ...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 8:15pm by Jasmine
Poetry Part 2
What is a Villanelle?
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 11:53pm by Patty
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 ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:16am by Donna
critical approach help
does anyone know what the critical approaches are i know that readers response is one but i don't know the others thanks I assume you mean critical approaches to literature. See this: http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/virtualit/poetry/critical.html
Wednesday, August 24, 2005 at 3:06pm by kay31188
Question: How did the Industrial Revolution affect the poetry of William Blake and William Wordsworth? - Okay, I'm not quite sure if I understand this correctly. Wasn't Wordsworth a supporter of the IR? And wasn't Blake thought to see the IR as a prophetic sign of the ...
Sunday, January 18, 2009 at 5:39pm by TS21
Poetry/British Literature/12th grade
Which of the following poems is a dramatic monologue? (A) "My Last Duchess" (B) "Love Among the Ruins" (C) Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came (D) all of these
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 4:13pm by Student
5. As we find with most songs, in poetry [A. there's no specific point of view.] B. each couplet must rhyme. C. sound and content have equal weight. D. meanings are hidden in imprecise words.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:33pm by jake
How do poets utilize literary devices and conventions to develop themes in their poetry? I don't understand how to read a poem so I understand what it is really saying either?
Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at 5:01pm by liz
Analyze Robert Browning's poem,"My Last Duchess" using the criteria for "good poetry" set forth by Elizabeth Barrett Browning in Aurora Leigh.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 12:54pm by jlew
poetry part 1
The rhyme scheme of shakespeares sonnet is
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:48pm by Anonymous
poetry part 1
The line "I wandered lonely as a cloud" is an example of what?
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 11:31am by Anonymous
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.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 9:16pm by jb
What are some good connotations for "tree" or websites that lists connotations for "tree"?
Monday, September 10, 2007 at 5:29pm by anonymous
POETRY, PART 2
Hopkins's use of "seared," "bleared," and "smeared" is an example of
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 11:42am by Anonymous
poetry, part 2
hopkins use of seared, bleared, and, smeared is an example of?
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:04pm by anita
I know that Sonnets have fourteen lines THE QUESTIONS IS are "The Passionate Shepered To His Love by Marlowe and The Nymphs Reply To The Shepherd both Sonnets? If they are what makes them Sonnets? My guess is that they are not because they are not fourteen lines and does not ...
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 10:04am by DANIELLE
Analyze Robert Browning's poem, "My Last Duchess" using the criteria for "good poetry" set forth by Elizabeth Barrett Browning in AURORA LEIGH. Please point me in the right direction.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 11:51pm by 12th grader amer
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 ...
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 1:36pm by y912f
what does the poetry term 'vulgate' mean, I can't find any definition that correlates to poetry
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at 6:43pm by Joanne
poetry, part 1
still having trouble over my head trying to help my son please help
Sunday, February 14, 2010 at 10:46am by kay
Which is has a more powerful expression when used in poetry.... a simile or a metaphor.... Why?
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 at 4:03pm by trish
what is free verse poetry? What are all of the examples of poetry?
Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 5:56pm by Tanisha
What form of poetry are Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken," and "Saturday Night" by Alden Nowlan? Thanks!
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 10:58pm by Misha
what form of poetry is an immortality by ezra pound? and are there any poetic devices throgh out the poem? thankss!
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 6:09pm by ariellea
Children's Literature Question
Which one of the following statements about poetry for children is True? 1. Literary standards for poetry are traditionally not as stringent as those for prose. 2. In good poetry,rhyme takes precedence over meaning. 3. Mother Goose rhymes are considered outdated by today's ...
Friday, January 26, 2007 at 9:41pm by LaNissa
Can you tell me one word that would sum up or define the following phrase...."flows easily" ....in relation to poetry....
Friday, April 24, 2009 at 5:32pm by Judith
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
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 8:20pm by Tony
Write a poetry explication that describes aspects that typify the work of a poet in Twentieth-century to contemporary poetry
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 8:36pm by Anonymous
poetry part 1
during the romantics period, poets places ar emphasis on a) order b) nature c) discipline d) hierurchi
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 1:49pm by luis
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 ...
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 11:37pm by Tiffany
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
Thursday, January 1, 2009 at 7:15pm by avie
~Dante's Inferno~ Canto 24:Why is there so much emphasis in this canto on the labor, the intense effort, required if the travellers are to continue downward to the center of hell? How does this concentration reflect upon Dante's task as a writer of epic poetry?
Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at 11:20pm by Jennifer
the short story part 2
Friday, November 5, 2010 at 1:27pm by Anita
How do you write a List Poetry poem?
Monday, December 21, 2009 at 4:49pm by Crystal
As we find with most songs in poetry
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 11:27am by Anonymous
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
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.
Saturday, February 9, 2008 at 2:52pm by laura
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
Sunday, November 2, 2008 at 5:18pm by mysterychicken
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 ...
Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 1:27am by Anonymous
Hi, I have a english exam coming up on poetry and Hamlet... the first part is Part A ;Passage Analysis: Choose only three of the following passages from the play Hamlet to comment on. Each response should be concise and well written in full sentences...so I need tips for this...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 6:17pm by Satrianna
For AP Literature, I have to write a 2 page (double spaced) paper analyzing how the painting Nude Descending a Staircase by Marcel Duchamp and the poem of the same name by X. J. Kennedy have a successful connection. What is a good place to start and what are things to mention ...
Thursday, January 31, 2008 at 6:01pm by Rebekah
Poetry, Part 2
One difference between English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9:01am by Anonymous
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
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 6:49pm by Sara
Can somebody list some poems that is considered as a "Poetry Survivor" (a best poem that relates to the TV show "Survivor"
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 11:31pm by Jessica
In "There is no frigate like a book," the lines "Nor any coursers like a page/of prancing poetry" use meter to show
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 6:14pm by ink
i need help with soccer poetry
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 5:10pm by hi
writeteacher answer this!!!
Who is W.B. Yeats and where is the best place to look for his information? Wikipedia is not working on my school's computer and my library does not have any of his works or biographies. please respond asap!!! Here are a few: http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/...
Thursday, June 28, 2007 at 10:18am by Saladbowl Head
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?
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 10:03am by Poetry
In the Odyssey, Part 2, what danger do Scylla and Charydbis pose to Odysseus and his crew?
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 12:37pm by salem
What was not considered a part of the Harlem Renaissance? a.literature b.art c.music d.architecture
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 2:38pm by MM
What literature do you consider to be part of the United States' current literary canon? Why?
Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 6:57pm by Barbara
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 ...
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 7:01pm by Mohammad
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...
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 9:06am by hiba
“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 ...
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 2:41am by Nar
In Lord Of The Flies, Jack leaves part of what they kill for the beast. What does this remind you of, in general?
Friday, February 1, 2008 at 2:08am by Jake
I have to make a picture of 'Eve of St Agnes' by John Keats. I have to have some quotations in it. For the part of the poem where Poryphoro and Madeleine are together I'm having trouble picking out the best quotations to illustrate it.Please help! Quotations to illustrate the ...
Sunday, November 16, 2008 at 6:40pm by Anonymous
poetry, part 1
If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved. These lines are an example of an a.quatrian b octet c couplet d sestet please help lost on this test
Sunday, February 14, 2010 at 9:04am by kay
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"
Monday, February 26, 2007 at 4:29pm by cameron
Literature --- Macbeth
How does the number three, linked with magic, play an important part in the witches prophecy?
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 10:54pm by Jackie
Describe each part of the plot of Alfred,Lord Tennyson's poem THE LADY OF SHALOTT.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 12:51pm by jlew
What part of her appearance does Hermia believe Helena has exploited to win Lysander’s love?
Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 7:34pm by Mia
in part two of the "highwayman" , why is the fact that the highwayman didnt come stressed three times? From whose point of view are we seeing it? Why is the word "marching" repeated?
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 11:09pm by Marie
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?
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 at 5:38pm by Jillian
6. The following words share a denotative meaning. Which one has a negative connotation? (1 point) confident certain decisive demanding ~ 7. Read the following Chippewa song. Identify its purpose. A loon I thought it was But it was My love's splashing oar. (1 point) to ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 10:10pm by Anne
Part 1: Poem Structure Check my following answers below, and I need help with theme? Dx In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe Theme: Type of Poem: Narrative poetry Style of ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:21am by Victoria
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
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
what can i write a rap about??? its for poetry for homework
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:55pm by sun111
literature.. poetry.. plz give me corrections ASAP
1) Walt Whitman's writing style can be best described as a. bold and confident b. folsky and charming c. elegant and refined d. elevated and sublime 2)unlike whitman, emily dickinson was a. a world traveler b. private and shy c. people-oriented d. involved in social causes 3) ...
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 10:22pm by bonnierta
1. A period in literature governed by a particular set of ideas , concerns or characteristics is A. literature of exploration B. national literature C. a literary outline D. a literary movement 2, which literary movement ended around the time of the civil war? A. american ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 8:19pm by Cassie