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mythological expressions used and their meaning? Which mythology? You'll need to be more specific in your question. Greek? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/greek/ Roman? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/ Norse? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/...
June 27, 2007 by klar maesen
What is a possible explanation for the significance of two separate flood myths in which the water comes from the sky (Guatemalan mythology) and in the other, the water comes from the ground (African mythology)?
December 14, 2009 by Ray
1. Enumerate the 12 titans and their positons. Ex. Hera-queen of gods 2. The 9 muses. 3. Children of Cronus. Please help me... Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites for Mythology: 1. http://www.mythweb.com/ (Greek Mythology) 2. http://www....
July 9, 2007 by klar maesen
I have a few question on linking verbs: 1. I am fond of both kinds of comics. linking verb - fond? 2. Joseph Pulitzer was the first to publish color funnies. linking verb - was? 3. The sales of his newspaper were high. linking verb - sales 4. Sunday Funnies soon became part of...
November 2, 2010 by Emily
Throughout this film, characters appear, or things happen, that are reminiscent of people or events in classical mythology. What do they make you think of? Pick 4-5 things (people, incidents events, costumes, whater) and explain waht they remind you of from classical mythology...
May 10, 2012 by Pamela
ricardo spends 8/9 hour reading the newspaper. He spends 1/4 of the time reading the world news and splits the remaining time equally between the sports news and the comics. How much time does he spend reading the comics?
February 24, 2013 by shohanur
is there a site where i can find the matrix of the gods and goddesses in greek, roman, norse, egypt, babylonian, chinese, japanese, african and american mythology???
October 3, 2007 by klar maesen
anyone know where my other question went regarding the mythology sources??? much needed.... Thanks for reading this :) nvm i found it :) thanks to all who answered: its on page 4 i believe ok yeah i need more resourcesfor that topic :( This one??? http://www.jiskha.com/display...
June 27, 2007 by Alexx
Our biology class is studying the human skeletal system this month, and I need to find some information on the fone bone for my report. Can anyone help me out? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Is some one joking with you? "Fone Bone" is a comic character! ...
March 20, 2007 by Ali
Demonstrate your understanding of the Word Bank words by completing each sentence in the space below. Word Bank: obsessed, aesthetic, arbitrary 1. Because Scott McCloud really was obsessed with comics, he probably knew all there was to know about them. 2. McCloud's argument is...
April 7, 2014 by Victoria
Does your newspaper carry a comic strip about someone that would have sailed with Leif Erickson? If so name the comic strip. _ _ _ _ _ the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _. Check this site. http://www.kingfeatures.com/features/comics/hagar/about.htm Thank you times a million! Thanks a bunch.
October 15, 2006 by Lanna
1. What does the Odyssey give greater weight? Cite folklore motifs to support your answer. 2. What does the meeting of the assembly at Ithaca illustrate? What political organization is featured? 3. Why does not Telemachus become king of Ithaca? Why does not Laertes, Father of ...
August 24, 2008 by Odyssey
I need some resources where i can find the differences/the similarities between greek and roman mythology. I already have the name differences, and the characteristic similarities. i have also the animals of greek mythology, which can be stated as a difference because roman ...
June 23, 2007 by Alexx
The demand curve for the comics is given by the following equation, where q is the number of copies the publisher can sell per week if it sets the price at $p. q=(388-p)**2/50 text( ) \(0<=p<=388\) (a) Find the price elasticity of demand when the price is set at $33 per ...
November 2, 2011 by lc
English Help Plz
Ovid is a great artist; He used different objects to represent the idea of transformations. He used water, tree, earth and heaven as metamorphosis symbolism .But his stories seems to be fiction in the modern age. For example beautiful daughter of a river god, Daphne ...
September 9, 2010 by sajid
I need some ideas of novels,songs,comics etc.(preferebly a song) that share similar views as Transcendentalists Here are some views of the Transcendentalists: -Intuition -they think we can understand ourselves through nature. - Individualism(the fact of being true to yourself...
November 1, 2010 by Karen
summary of "the day of freedom"...thanks... Do you mean the US's Independence Day (otherwise known as the Fourth of July)? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Independence_Day_%28United_States%29 =) Or June 19th? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. However, WHICH "day...
July 3, 2007 by klar maesen
I'm doing a project on greek gods and I can'ty find any pictures on apollo.Please help. Hmmm. Did they have kodak cameras in mythology? Here is what Michangelo perceived he saw: (Broken Link Removed) Here are some other "pictures": (Broken Link Removed) Hmmm. Did they have ...
August 6, 2007 by Chloe
with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing i could get was the ...
June 28, 2007 by Alexx
english: greek mythology
In the story Prometheus (he steals fire and gives it to humans), What human qualities do Prometheus and Zeus have? What is the significance of these gods having human qualities? please just point out a few qualities for each and some quotes that show examples of them- bullet ...
December 16, 2010 by Rose
Discussion Question 2
How would you as a writer, build goodwill with your readers? This is such a broad question, that there is no answer. Are you writing novels, columns in newspapers, nonfiction, comics, short stories, technical explanations? Please clarify your question and post your answer, and...
May 30, 2007 by Anonymous
10th grade Mythology
what would be placed in Sir Lancelot's and Eragon the dragon rider qualities for;bravery,sense of justice and consideration for others. If know please tell me THANK YOU
January 22, 2009 by Nyree
It is 6:45 on Friday evening at the Y;all Come Restaurant. Winnie the waitress approaches the table where the four Martins are studying their menus. Over in the corner, Conrad is reading the comics. One customer gets up to leave. It's Bill who pays his bill with a $10.00 bill...
September 1, 2009 by Brian
I am to write a definition paragraph and was wondering if this was ok? A comedian is a professional entertainer who will tell jokes or perform various other comic acts. Comedian is a male comic while comedienne is a female comic. Comedians can be distinguished from a clown as ...
March 30, 2010 by deborah
The goddess Astrea is often depicted holding what? I need it to be one or more of the following options: Scale Sword Blindfold *** if you have anything else to add please do so Thanks in advance =)
April 22, 2008 by Lena
09VArD-1(47-50) Identify the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.Although farmers complained that the company's new product was expensive,malodorous,and dangerous to handle(A),there was(B) few who would dispute(C) its effectiveness as(D) a insecticide.No ...
June 24, 2011 by Bayarbold
Plz help me someone iv been working hard and i can't get this i have not much time to finish this but im doing a projecta nd im looking for greek Myhological allusions in plant names like the narcasis flower or animal names like arachnids get their names form arachne. Somone ...
December 1, 2006 by Amel
I need to write the mythology of a constellation in my own words, but I am having trouble finding a good constellation that does not have a sentence long story, but one that isn't too lengthy. Any suggestions?
March 27, 2009 by Cassie
According to some stories, Daedalus had a talented nephew who was pushed off a tower. Minerva/Athena caught him and changed him into a Perdix. What kind of bird is a Perdix?
October 27, 2013 by David
1. Someone who started sobbing while another was telling a joke would be an example of comic relief. T/F? I think it is true because the one who is telling a joke is like a humorous scene which helps relieve the mood of a heavy scene (someone's sobbing, that means something ...
July 4, 2010 by Dereck
i have a final and i dont know the difference between te cyclopes, giants and titans...can someone help http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclops http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_%28mythology%29 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Titan_%28mythology%29 thanks Chanel, You can also use a ...
May 16, 2007 by chanel
1.All the following were writers of ancient Greek plays and poetry exept a.Homer b.Sophocles c.Joseph Campbell 2.Chaos gave birth to the following exept a.Uranus(heaven) b.Tartarus(under earth) c.Gaea(earth) 3.Gaea gave birth to the following exept a.mountains b.Pontus(sea) c....
January 22, 2007 by Josh
12th grade - English (World Mythology)
The website is: zarathushtra . com /z/gatha/dji/forward . htm What is Tagore’s main argument? Find a sentence or two that make up Tagore’s thesis statement and cite it here. What distinction does Tagore make between “blind obedience” and “the path of freedom?” Tagore was an ...
June 16, 2009 by Julie
I have to write an essay on the topic below...would you be able to help me find some sites for it. Thanks "Discuss the role of ancient Greek mythology as evidenced through its art"
December 15, 2009 by Ana
Hi, I was wondering if somebody could help me with this... I'm supposed to determine whether these examples are logical fallacies or not. and if they're logical fallacies and I have to determine what type. 1. If no one answers the phone, obviously there is no one there. - I ...
October 27, 2006 by Isabel
I wonder if this is a good example of magical realism for my own etiological myth: Theodoreus carries a big sack, then opens it in front of Cyclopes after he says, "What are you going to do with that big sack?" This idea may need to expand.
September 29, 2012 by Alex L.
Superman is a character from the DC Comics universe with superhuman abilities. One day in the city of Metropolis you look to the skies only to see Superman passing directly over your head as he races to save Lois Lane from some imminent threat. Not in too much of a rush, ...
March 19, 2011 by Ellie
I need to find some detailed information on the Twelve Labours of Hercules on an academic website. I need to know who were the helpers of Hercules, his goals, rewards for the completion of the 12 labours, and how he overcame his tasks.
November 18, 2012 by Alex L.
Leprechauns and Fairy's; Leprechauns are fairy-like mischievous creatures in Irish folklore. They are in a form of a old man. Leprechauns have been reported to be no bigger then a small child or no bigger then a finger. If they are spotted by human they are granted three ...
July 10, 2013 by Unknown
i need to know where i can find the brief mythology of the constallation capracornus([[[capricorn]]]) and the constellations inside the capricornus and the type of star they are and the distance from earth and the magnitude(absolute) and the color and suface tempeture of the ...
October 3, 2007 by theresa
Discuss what the Egyptian stories of Isis, Osiris, and Horus reveal about Egyptian culture and what The Enuma elish reveals about Babylonian culture. How, in particular, do their stories reflect the beliefs of their respective peoples?
March 10, 2013 by Daniel
if i called my boat "the hurcules,"would that be an allusion? Please tell us why you're calling your boat "the hurcules." Do you mean Hercules? i dont know why its a question i got but pretty sure its the Hurcules from mythology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hercules http://www...
January 22, 2007 by Josh
#11: Coffeehouses were centers for (A) literary activity (B) political debates © entertainment (D) all of the above. #11: D #12: After viewing the London Fire on September 2, 1666, Samuel Pepys (A) mailed a letter to his father (B) left town © went back to bed (D) buried his ...
September 29, 2008 by W I C K E D
Thank you a lot for your corrections. Let me know if everything is OK now. 1) First, Chaucer describes the genle spring rain, which ends the drought of March. 2) Then he mentions the plants whose life source has such a powerful liquid that it sprouts the flowers. 3) Finally, ...
May 5, 2010 by Franco
Ovid's poetry is a source of classical mythology. His poetry itself is very creative and beautiful. His most famous and familiar are myths, including the stories of Dophne, pyramus and Apollo. The main theme of the Metamorphoses is “change”. Ovid’s metamorphosis expresses the ...
September 9, 2010 by sajid
Why do you study English? 1. I study English to chat with foreigners. 2. I study English to get 100 points on the English test in the final exam. 3. I study English to read technical English books. 4.I study English to enter Cambridge University in the future. (Would you check...
November 18, 2014 by rfvv
How do you explain archetypes? (For example THE TASK in Cupid and Psyche) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archetype It's not a difficult concept. Think of it as a model from which others are made. =)
August 18, 2007 by Sherry
World History to 1500
My history professor has asked that we present 3 possible research paper topics to her based on mythology or a belief system that may influence present time. I am having trouble with this. I have lots of ideas. .reincarnation, karma, paganism..even aromatherapy but turning the...
February 7, 2013 by deanne
Please check my answers #11: Coffeehouses were centers for (A) literary activity (B) political debates © entertainment (D) all of the above. #11: D #12: After viewing the London Fire on September 2, 1666, Samuel Pepys (A) mailed a letter to his father (B) left town (C) went ...
January 21, 2010 by Chloe
I have to do this summer pre-course work for AP English. One part is reading a book on Greek and Roman mythology and picking three people out of newspapers or magazines and writing a paragraph for each about how they are like a character in the book. Any ideas? The book ...
August 11, 2007 by Emily
Whether you believe that I am primarily responsible for these being primary, or if you believe that I create the complexity to the highest form of Sovereignty, I AM important! I AM notorious in ‘true’ Shakespeare literature, Some say it is I who designate the meaning of the ...
October 23, 2007 by Billy
I forgot to include the following sentences.I really hope you can have a look at them, too. 1) Coleridge’s Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Shelley’s Frankenstein share similarities. Actually, both the shooting of the albatross and the creation of the monster can be regarded as...
November 29, 2010 by Franco
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English a. old english b. elizabethan english c. gothic english d. middle english
October 21, 2008 by Cori
Thank you very much for your help. I still have problems with a few sentence. I hope you can have a look at them too. 1)Can't I switch from the present to the past if I want to refer to a historical event? 2) Do not use contracter forms when writing your composition. 3) The ...
May 25, 2010 by Franco
Can you please tell me if the term "overreacher" is appropiate is sentence 4 and if the word choice in the other sentences is correct? I need your help in expressing 5-6. 1) When considering your dissertation there is a link to the theme of the double which we dealt with in ...
July 5, 2011 by Henry2
a scholarly article that discusses some aspect of the Female Divine in contemporary culture. (This might range anywhere from discussions on goddesses in advertising found in an article on marketing to discussions of feminine principles in contemporary theology. It must be an ...
November 1, 2010 by hum 105
1. After the rioters in "The Pardoner's Tale" abandon their search for Death, they murder one another. This is an example of: A. dramatic irony B. situational irony C. verbal irony D. poetic irony I said B. 2. "Please don't be offended at my views; They're really only offended...
October 28, 2013 by Eri Uchi
Please help me. I only want to know if I've answered these correctly. Thank you. 1. After the rioters in "The Pardoner's Tale" abandon their search for Death, they murder one another. This is an example of: A. dramatic irony B. situational irony C. verbal irony D. poetic irony...
October 25, 2013 by Eri Uchi
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 ...
June 6, 2011 by Henry1
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English? A.Old English B.Elizabethan English C. Middle English
December 1, 2009 by Maggie May
ex) She is an English teacher. English teacher is a compound noun. When we stress the first noun, 'English', it means that she teaches English as a teacher. However, when we stress 'teacher', 'English' is used as an adjective. In this case, 'English teacher' means a teacher ...
April 12, 2008 by John