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DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY QUESTION!!
An essay is prose; a poem is poetry. http://www.answers.com/essay http://www.answers.com/poetry
Monday, August 25, 2008 at 10:29pm by Writeacher
"In Emily Dickinson’s poetry, there are images and ideas that all humans can identify with, including love, beauty, and loneliness" , isnt that the third sentence of "Purpose of essay(can be implied)"? Urms , I'm suppose to be doing an essay on three characters who act as ...
Sunday, April 27, 2008 at 8:49pm by Amanda
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
No, you still need to get rid of "In this essay, there will be evidence..." Here's an example of what has been termed a "blueprinting" thesis statement -- that is, telling the plan for the paper in advance: In Emily Dickinson’s poetry, there are images and ideas that all ...
Sunday, April 27, 2008 at 8:49pm by Writeacher
Help with a format to write an essay, in general. Thanks selena
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 7:22pm by Anonymous
Hi all english teachers, Could you please help me with my english essay. I have to write a 600-800 word reflection outlining the poems that I learned in the unit which are ("The call" by Jessie Pope, "The send off" by wilfred Owen, "I was only 19" by John Schumann and most ...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 7:07am by Alwin
yes i would like help with my poetry essay because i am not good at ryhming
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 3:16pm by oksana
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
Can you please check if the following sentences are grammatical? Thank you. (especially questions 1-2) 1) Outline T.S. Eliot’s poetic theory as expressed in his essay Tradition and individual talent. 2) Outline T.S.Eliot's poetic theory and then draw a comparison with ...
Monday, June 6, 2011 at 7:00am by Henry1
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
I've asked Writeacher or Bobpursley to respond to your previous question. They know a lot more about poetry than I do. However -- I think I understand this question. To me, this quote means that poetry is the art of the impossible and of dreams. Obviously, a sea animal can't ...
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 7:30pm by Ms. Sue
You need to decide for yourself what this poem means to you. If you post your essay, we'll be glad to comment on it. http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/115.html
Sunday, December 2, 2007 at 2:59pm by Ms. Sue
Poetry is my favorite thing because the poet must say in very few words what some one you write out in prose. If there is a rhyme scheme it makes it even more difficult. Poetry should really be read outloud; have you tried that? Poetry takes your full attention and here is a ...
Friday, June 24, 2011 at 9:55am by SraJMcGin
Tell your teacher this is inexcusably bad poetry, and that she should be fired for making you read things like this. Read Hart Crane or Geoffrey Hill or Marianne Moore if you want "difficult" poetry that also means something that you can grasp.
Friday, April 13, 2007 at 2:36pm by Everymfa
You're into writing poetry, right? I have never been very good at writing poetry or helping students write poetry. Please listen to Sra and Guru for help with this.
Monday, May 3, 2010 at 9:01pm by Writeacher
One thing to think about: Did the bird who kept returning represent depresson and alcoholism, which plagued Poe's life?
Friday, October 19, 2007 at 8:17pm by bobpursley
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 8:01pm by Ms. Sue
I'm having problems coming up with a thesis statement for Edgar Allen Poe's poem The Raven. I have to do an analysis paper. Any suggestions on where to begin?
Friday, October 19, 2007 at 8:17pm by ABC
I am having trouble doing my Poetry Explication Essay.I have my introduction, I just need help doing my body paragraph on my poem "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost.
Monday, February 1, 2010 at 6:01pm by Abriel
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
English -- poetry
no prob...poetry is one of my stongest subjects!
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 6:17pm by Straight A Student
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
Wow i write poetry and i have to say this is a great poem
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 7:19pm by Jahnay
I admire poetry over anything so i definitely will =] -MC
Saturday, January 10, 2009 at 11:34am by mysterychicken
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
why would a poet repeat a line of poetry in a poem more than once?
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 11:15pm by Linette
poetry, part2 hopkins's use of seared bleared and smeared is an example of
Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 3:56pm by Anita
Poetry, plz comment
I'm far from a poetry critic, but I think these poems are great!
Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 7:15pm by Ms. Sue
For poetry -- would melodious work?
Friday, April 24, 2009 at 5:32pm by Ms. Sue
Meter establishes a uniform rhythm in poetry.
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 6:14pm by GuruBlue
Poetry that is not artistic in form or meaning is not poetry.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 11:08am by Writeacher
scan this line from Conlys poem It hills . law within my reach
Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 3:56pm by poetry part 1
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
Here are three good sources for information. Then, MAKE AN OUTLINE!!!! This will keep your thinking organized. Use each of the middle paragraphs to discuss one of the pieces of literature Your thesis statement is going to be either that man IS controlled by his naturally good ...
Thursday, May 15, 2008 at 10:08am by GuruBlue
How does Walt Whitman's poem "I Hear America Singing" relate and differ from Langston Hughes's poem "I,Too." PS: I need enough information to write an essay.PLEASE!!!!!
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 2:17pm by Troy
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
A definition of formal poetry is verse that
Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 1:27am by kita
Welcome! Have fun playing with poetry!
Saturday, January 10, 2009 at 11:34am by GuruBlue
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
What is the number 1 essay writing rule? A.Edit and revise your essay. B.Always write five paragraphs. C.Always brainstorm before writing the essay. D.Start writing the essay the day it is assigned. .I CHOSE C.
Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 7:47pm by larry
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
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
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
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 1:22pm by Ms. Sue
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
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/poetry-explications/ Read carefully and follow directions.
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 4:40am by Writeacher
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
Poetry is meant to be read -- aloud. You might compare it to some music you like -- and how it's much better to hear it than to see the score and lyrics on paper.
Thursday, April 3, 2008 at 9:06pm by Writeacher
the subject is poetry
There are several poems with that name online. Who is the author? I doubt if it is this one: https://www.teenink.com/raw/Poetry/article/51338/I-Am-What-I-Am/
Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at 11:27pm by drwls
There is a great deal to learn about poetry! It says a great deal in few words, compared to a short story, or a novel. What exactly would you like to learn? You might look through some of the following links to see what interests you: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p...
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 11:15pm by SraJMcGin
poetry, please comment
thank you all. im only 12, almost 13. down below you can see more of my poetry and some has been published
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 2:31pm by i♥zee
Three Posts Below
The total essay was too long to post. I had to post the essay as three parts. The bottom of the three is the beginning of the essay and the top of the three posts is the end of the essay. Can you proofread my essay? It is on the novel, The Scarlet Letter. Have done so. <G&...
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 at 1:49pm by Anonymous
Your question is not clear, but since you seem to be asking about reading poetry, I'll give you these two links. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/poetry-explication.html http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/markport/best/study/poetry.htm
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 11:31pm by Writeacher
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
Where can I go to check about my essay when your are finished? I have not seen any essay from you for help with proofreading. If you post the entire essay in a message, someone will respond directly to that message. =) I need your help to write that essay,"A way to decrease ...
Thursday, November 30, 2006 at 12:02am by louise
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'm a terrible poet, but I can see that this story has some humorous poetry in it. 'Twas a slow news day When Sundance got away. His life was at stake, So he made his break.
Friday, March 19, 2010 at 7:52pm by Ms. Sue
can you teach me poetry
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 11:15pm by sam
i need help with soccer poetry
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 5:10pm by hi
Example essay is an essay composed of many examples i guess. I know it can be written on anything but i want my essay to be interesting.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 7:42pm by layla
In order to understand and analyze poetry, you need to read and reread and reread with deliberation first. Follow the directions for how to read poetry in one or both of these: http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/markport/best/study/poetry.htm At least steps 1 - 5. http://www...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 1:21pm by Writeacher
I have to do an 2-page essay on "Carbohydrates". I need help on outlining the essay. Anyone can give me assistance on that? Thanks.
Saturday, December 8, 2007 at 12:53am by Wenmar
From the way you've described your essay, it looks more like an expository essay.
Thursday, October 1, 2009 at 8:14pm by Ms. Sue
Rules of writing an essay?, And what are the main factors of an essay?, How to properly write an essay without an errors?
Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 5:26pm by Aaron
Immigration Essay Help?
A topic setence for beginning my first paragraph, in my essay. She said that I didn't need a thesis, not for this essay.
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 9:42am by Allyson
An essay can be written about almost anything. What are your instructions for this essay?
Friday, July 18, 2008 at 9:27am by Ms. Sue
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
MC What is your mom's tone of voice when she tells you "Don't do that! It is dangerous!" Poetry is personal not intellectual...Feel poetry! What does she feel will happen to her son if he forgets who he is, where he comes from?
Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 11:50am by GuruBlue
I thought you scuked at poetry? That poem sounds pretty good dont you think? did you really write it? or are you lying and pretending you wrote it?? I dont that is what this website is for. :(
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:11pm by Just :)
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Yes, personification, as Manny says. Since you are working on poetry, I'm sure you will appreciate the following site: http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/Virtualit/poetry/diction_def.html
Thursday, September 13, 2007 at 3:16pm by SraJMcGin
“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
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
The body of your essay contains which of the following? A. The longest section of the essay B. The supporting details. C. A Conciluding sentence D. All of the above
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 4:35pm by Clueless
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
Here are some good sites on ideas about how to write a poem. http://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Poem http://www.buzzle.com/articles/writing-poetry-how-to-write-a-poem.html http://www.poewar.com/poetry-writing-tips/ http://www.poetry-online.org/writing-poetry.htm (look at the ...
Monday, November 2, 2009 at 4:43pm by GuruBlue
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
now y will corey let his essay sit for a few days when maybe his essay is do so he should probebly proff read it and write another draft.
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 6:58pm by larry
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
SS7R - DBQ Essay (plz read!)
The introduction is the last thing you write in an essay!! You can't introduce an essay until after you've written it and know what it says.
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 7:16pm by Ms. Sue
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
Hi I am a teacher at a middle school and I think that your essay is definitely an essay better than my students but it sure could use a little more work.
Monday, March 7, 2011 at 5:51pm by mrs. warrow
1 - OK 2 - Humans don't have time to observe her beauty as cows and sheep do. 3 - OK 4 - The poet wants to convey the beaury of nature. And then I don't understand the second sentence here. 4 - OK 5 - OK 6 - Delete "The" 7 - OK 8 - ... There is also the dactyl: two stressed ...
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 3:20pm by Writeacher
What is the number one essay writing rule? A.Always write five paragraphs B.Always brainstorm before writing the essay C.start the writing essay the day it is assigned i got B
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 5:42pm by ciara
I need to do an essay in a language arts package titled noggin. I lost the essay part of it. I'm not asking for you to do an essay for me, but if you could put up the page so I know how to make the Picture look that the essay goes in. I need to have it in by Monday
Friday, May 18, 2012 at 9:37pm by Michael
Music - Beat Poetry
Check this site.... first it will give you an idea of the genesis of beat poetry and second, there are names of musicians whose music was used as a background... Listen to some of their music and find something that says what YOU want to say in your poetry. http://www.litkicks...
Sunday, July 27, 2008 at 2:04pm by GuruBlue
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
Notable poets have attempted to define poetry. Among these efforts, the idea that poetry is an ancient technology came from A. Maya Angelou. B. Billy Collins. C. Robert Frost. D. Robert Pinsky.
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 11:44am by antwan
Notable poets have attempted to define poetry. Among these efforts, the idea that poetry is an ancient technology came from Billy Collins. B. Maya Angelou. C. Robert Pinsky. D. Robert Frost
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 11:44am by Anonymous
First, look up the definitions of these words. Second, look at the theme of the poem. Here is a site that will help you with that. http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/eliot/section1.html After you have done these two things, if you need further help with this, please repost.
Sunday, December 16, 2007 at 10:13pm by GuruBlue
Has everyone heard of a conversational essay that mentions the following: how lying is sometimes god for humanity and sometimes its good for ourselves ignorance is bliss sometimes there are no greater swindles than self swindlers if u know the title of such essay it would be ...
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 8:29pm by Me
english -- plz help
First of all, here are 2 sites to help you explicate poetry: 1. http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/markport/best/study/poetry.htm 2. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/poetry-explication.html It is also often helpful to know who the author is. Be sure to have a good ...
Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 2:34pm by SraJMcGin
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?
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 8:30pm by Anonymous
3. knells Have you seen the following general analysis of Shelley's poetry? http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/shelley/analysis.html Sra
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 4:41pm by SraJMcGin
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
If you're unclear about how to write poetry explications, please read and follow the directions in the following links: http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/markport/best/study/poetry.htm http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/poetry-explication.html
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 8:36pm by Writeacher
Catherine received a 70 on her essay because the vocabulary was basic and there was a lack if clear and active voice. Which of the following areas of her essay were weak? A. Organization B. Mechanics C. Content D. Style
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 4:39pm by Clueless