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english
what is the significance of the title THE GREAT GATSBY? I really want to know that. There is some irony in putting "great" as a descriptive adjective with Gatsby. Here is a website that may help you. There is a good character description there. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/...
Thursday, November 2, 2006 at 3:35pm by Dirk

english 3
Why does nick think Gatsby is gorgeos in the novel The Great Gatsby?
Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 1:06am by renee

English
What does the green light symbolize in the Great Gatsby when Gatsby vanishes in chapter 1?
Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 7:31pm by Kathleen

AP Language and Composition
I am writing a paper on the book The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and my thesis is "In the Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald shows us that material obsession often leads to the decay of ones soul." Does anyone know anywhere i can find sources relating to the Great ...
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 12:04pm by Amanda

English
Why does Daisy cry over Gatsby's shirts in the "The Great Gatsby" when he is showing her his house. Is there any significance?
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 8:50pm by Kathleen

english/great gatsby
could anyone confirm/fill in the blanks on these ages? Normal Part of Novel Jay Gatsby – 30? Nick Carraway – 29 Tom – 30 Daisy - 23 Jordan – 23 George - ? Myrtle – mid-thirties? Wolfshiem- 50 Other Parts Gatsby meets Dan Cody – 17 Gatsby meets Daisy - ?
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 5:42pm by zola

English
Can someone please help to come up with a thesis statment for the "Great Gatsby" i wanna talk about alluring apperience and Gatsby's quest for the american dream
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 10:33pm by rainy

Reading
The Great Gatsby Movie Discussion Questions? Compare and contrast Gatsby's social class with that of Tom and Daisy Buchanan. How does geography contribute to the definintion of social class in The Great Gatsby? What part of his past is Gatsby trying to recapture? Is he ...
Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 11:40pm by Erin

English
Try some of the following links on the Great Gatsby for information: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=books+that+connect+to+Chapter+7+of+the+Great+Gatsby Sra
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:54pm by SraJMcGin

ENGLISH 11
Could someone please tell me the following for each person in the book THE GREAT GATSBY; -Age, Work, and Major Accomplishment for: Daisy Buchanan, ------Jay Gatsby, & ------Jordan Baker
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 7:59pm by DAN

English THE GREAT GATSBY
I've never read this book, so the best I can tell you is to read through ALL of these: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_Gatsby http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/great-gatsby/at-a-glance.html http://www.shmoop.com/...
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 9:36am by Writeacher

English
I found this on a site. Is this good info to help me? The Great Gatsby does not offer a definition of love, or a contrast between love and romance – but it does suggest that what people believe to be love is often only a dream. Gatsby thinks he loves Daisy when in fact he ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 11:36pm by Rebecca

english
can you please help me make these sentences better. i was just saying that p diddy and jay gatsby form the the book th great gastby are related because they both lose their father at a young age and are exposed to the scoity around them. P Diddy relates to Gatsby because they ...
Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 7:13pm by yesudas

English
Hi, i have to write an literary essay for The Great Gatsby and the topic is "IN THE GREAT GATSBY, THE AMERICAN DREAM IS PRESENTED AS A TRAP." Can you give me some advice on how to write it and how to start it with a really nice hook? Our teacher says the hook is very important...
Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 3:30pm by Bonnie

The Great Gatsby
Why did Daisy and Tom spend a year in France? in the great gatsby They wanted their little girl to learn French. There was no reason. Tom’s family bought a house in Paris. i believe the answer is 3?
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 9:48pm by LAYLA

english
Try some of the following links on the Great Gatsby: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=what+would+be+a+disillusionment+using+setting+in+the+Great+Gatsby%3F+ Sra
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 8:07pm by SraJMcGin

English
Here are some sites to check: http://search.yahoo.com/search?ei=UTF-8&fr=mcafee&p=why+Daisy+cries+over+Gatsby%27s+shirts+in+The+Great+Gatsby Sra
Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 8:50pm by SraJMcGin

books
In the book "The Great Gatsby" why has Gatsby called off his parties?
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 7:36pm by Shai

english
can you please tell me my snetences make sense. this is about the great gatsby. Gatsby tries to reunite with Daisy, expecting their relationship to sustain with the same compassion, affection, and love as before. However, he realizes that Daisy is now married, and she has a ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 10:11pm by yesudas

english
i tried my best to coorrect this, but it still sounds wierd. the following paragraph is about the great gatsby, and how many celebrities relate to Gatsby.c can you please suggest ideas and help me make it sound more fluent. thanks!!! P Diddy, Bill Gates, and many other ...
Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 2:08pm by yesudas

The Great Gatsby
Hey!! Could anyone please tell me any gatsby quotes that show American dream is a failure? I'M HAVING TROUBLE FINDING ONE AND I NEED IT FOR MY ESSAY thanks
Sunday, July 5, 2009 at 1:12pm by Me

english3
(The Great Gatsby) gatsby stands on the crimson carpet as he learns that tom is in the house. what might the color of the carpet and the placement of his feet mean?
Sunday, April 12, 2009 at 10:30pm by renee

The Great Gatsby
How does the American dream play a part in the tragedy of Jay Gatsby? Please post your answer and we'll be glad to critique it. does the tradegy occur when gatsby fails to gain all the wealth and power he wants and fails to get daisy and ends up dying Since he isn't "born" to ...
Sunday, February 11, 2007 at 9:42pm by Al

english
Disclose the range of emotions that Jay Gatsby reveals before,during and after his momentous meeting with Daisy Buchanan,a meeting arranged by Nick Carraway at Gatsby's request.[the greats gatsby novel p.79-93]
Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 2:34am by harvinder

The Great Gatsby
Check the quotes section at this site: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
Sunday, July 5, 2009 at 1:12pm by GuruBlue

English
What is the book "The Great Gatsby" about?
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 8:29pm by Rebecca

english 3
Here is a GOOGLE Search to assist you: http://www.google.com/search?q=why+Nick+thinks+Gatsby+is+gorgeous+in+The+Great+Gatsby&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 1:06am by SraJMcGin

english
what can i make my grabber for an essay I'm doing on the great gatsby?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 7:19pm by danielle

english
what would be a disillusionment using setting in the Great Gatsby?
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 8:07pm by Amy

English
What is romantic in the novel "The Great Gatsby" that happens between ch. 1-6?
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 11:36pm by Rebecca

english
what grabber can i make for the essay I'm making for the book the great gatsby?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 8:14pm by danielle

Great Gatsby
Hi can someone summarize this for me? As our existence is fictionalized, certain truths of our inadequacies are revealed. Man is sometimes portrayed as a victim in circumstances beyond his control. Other times he is seen as a perpetrator of events that lead to consequences ...
Monday, November 6, 2006 at 3:58pm by Al Gore

GREAT GATSBY URGENT!!!!!!!!
explain a theme in the great gatsby, multiple paragraphs What theme do you want to explain? Please post your answer here and someone may be able to critique it for you. tragedy and the american dream http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://www.gradesaver.com/classicnotes/...
Sunday, February 11, 2007 at 9:55pm by Al

english
how does the woman have the power to ruin men in the book of the great gatsby and the crucible?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 8:28pm by danielle

english
i have to write about the crucible and the great gatsby all in one essay
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 8:14pm by danielle

English
I am making a thesis statement on this topic. Jay Gatsby: Hero or Failure? Is Gatsby a heroic figure that can be idolized or is he a warning to the readers? Would this be a good thesis statement? While some people may view Gatsby as unsuccessful because of his tragic flaws, ...
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 7:11pm by Rebecca

gatsby ENGLISH HELP PLZZ!!
what role does dan cody play in gatsby's development?? plz help the answer is 1 mark for my quiz but my teacher gave me only 1/2 a mark because i wrote "dan cody was the man who gatsby was with after he left home. gatsby worked for dan cody and that is where he made his wealth...
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 12:50am by Sabrina

Reading
Try some of the links for that literature: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=The+Great+Gatsby Sra
Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 11:40pm by SraJMcGin

English
In the novel, "The Great Gatsby", why according to Catherine has Tom not left Daisy to marry Myrtle Wilson? Thank you for your help.
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 9:27pm by Patrice

11th grade English
The Book of "The Great Gatsby" Describe the "valley of ashes." What does it look like, and what does it represent?
Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 2:46pm by Javier

English
In the Great Gatsby, Why does Nick say that reserving judgements "is a matter of infinite hope?" in the opening chapter?
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at 6:42pm by Allison

English
The Novel : The Great Gatsby "The beauty and splendor of Gatsby's parties masked the innate corruption within the heart of the Roaring Twenties. Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character." The assignment is to either agree ...
Sunday, August 30, 2009 at 1:30pm by Hannah

english
can you please correct this. i compared michael jackson's life to gatsbys from the novel the great gatsby. when i read this out loud it sounded i think it didnt have that contining fluency. please help me make it more fluent! Michael Jackson and Gatsby are both comparable to ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 11:25pm by yesudas

English
Start searching for information h ere: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=In+the+Great+Gatsby+why+Nick+says+reserving+judgements+is+a+matter+of+hope Sra
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at 6:42pm by SraJMcGin

english
Try some of the following links: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=The+American+Dream+in+the+Great+Gatsby+through+the+use+of+setting%3F+ Sra
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 10:40pm by SraJMcGin

english 4
i need help with a outline about the boook the great gatsby Here are two of the best sites for analysis of literature. http://www.bookrags.com/notes/gat/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
Friday, October 20, 2006 at 8:49am by roderick

english
"the exhilarating ripple of her voice was a wild tonic in the rain" the great gatsby, f. scott fitzgerald. what does this quote mean
Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 8:43pm by flor

English
I'm confused. In the Great Gatsby, did Myrtle get killed in Chapter 8 or was that a flashback, or something that Nick just learned of at that time? Thank you
Thursday, March 12, 2009 at 9:11pm by Ben

English
in what way does Tom buchanan from chapter 1 and 2 of "the great gatsby" show moral and spiritual decline of the upper class??
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 6:46pm by Sabrina

English
I need a quote on deceit, adultery affairs and superficial and materialistic views on life in the novel "The Great Gatsby"
Sunday, January 15, 2012 at 12:16pm by Saphire

English
I'm looking for a short summary of The Great Gatsby that is just a few sentences, but I can only find long ones!
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 3:41pm by Katie

English
Is there any quote on Daisy expressing her being self obbsesiven in the great gatsby? If yes please state it below i cant find any in the book
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 5:31pm by Lenea

English
The Great Gatsby-Why doesn't Daisy stop the car for Myrtle? I don't know why she didn't stop. Thanks
Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 6:34pm by Lyra

ENGLISH - Please Help!!
Hi, What are 3 pieces of evidence to back up the argument that there is no way Myrtle Wilson will leave Tom Buchanan? Thanks!
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 9:24pm by THE GREAT GATSBY By: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Foreign languages
I urgently need to find a very simple and concise summary (intermediate level of English) on the Lost Generation and Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. Thank you.
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 5:52am by John

Amer Lit
I am doing a formal paper about the book The Great Gatsby and how the character's American Dreams cause them to have pain when they could have been content with more modest ambitions. Can you look at my introductory paragraph and tell me if I have a good attention grabber and ...
Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 2:47pm by Hans

English
In The Great Gatsby, I have been assigned a study guide and some of the questions are very hard. One is "Why is the catalog of Gatsby's guests included?" These sites should be of some help. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://www.antistudy.com/free_book_notes/...
Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at 6:14pm by Bella

english
The American Dream in the Great Gatsby through the use of setting? Please write one example. I thought the parties was one.
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 10:40pm by Amy

english
How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"?
Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 2:05pm by Katie

English
Is there any quote in the great gatsby which expresses daisy's self obbsession and her self pride? Please help me, i tried looking the book but couldent find it
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 5:48pm by Lenea

English
The Great Gatsby is a book. You won't find "a short summary" of it. Go to www.sparknotes.com/lit, and look the book up alphabetically.
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 3:41pm by Writeacher

English
I am writing an essay about the swimming pool in the Great Gatsby, but my second paragraph does not flow well, can someone give me some suggestions: Here is my thesis:The importance of the swimming pool, which is not described at any length, is its psychological effect on ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 10:58pm by Anonymous

English
What do you think is a good website which would help me for the great gatsby and hamlet? My Grade 12 english is about to start and I am a 70% student, I dont know how to improve my marks. We have to write essays, unit test on the book which would require us to know the book ...
Friday, September 3, 2010 at 10:46am by prethy

The Great Gatsby
i need answers to these ?s below about Great Gatsby.. any of the answers would be nice and ill do anything PLEASE!! Chapters 4-6 ?s In Chapter 5, Gatsby's dream seems to be coming ture. What indications are there, though, that reality cannot satisify his dream? The philosopher...
Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 4:48pm by Kelsey

English
Can anyone tell me a quote about Myrtle in the Great Gatsby which proves: She is shown to be an attention seeker who tries to make an appearance of being in the upper class by criticizing the lower classes.
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 11:16am by Nora

ENGLISH 3 ONLINE
How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character?"
Sunday, August 1, 2010 at 11:42am by frances

English
Here are more places to look: http://www.google.com/search?q=quotes+in+The+Great+Gatsby&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 6:44pm by SraJMcGin

English THE GREAT GATSBY
1. Fitzgerald creates purpose in Chapter 1. What was his purpose and how does he go about doing it? 7. Write a Gatsby-esque sentence. Make it colorful. My sentence is below... does it make sense? Life to some in New York may seem very Gatsbyesque, what with their tall ...
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 9:36am by Andrea

ENGLISH
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homwork Help Forum. While you are thinking, these sites may help give you ides: 1. (Spark Notes): http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ 2. (Wikipedia): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_Gatsby 3. (the Grade Saver): http://www.gradesaver.com/...
Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 2:52am by SraJMcGin

11th Grade AP English
i have to wright an essay tomorro comparing The Great Gatsby and The Color of Water. Can anyone help me get some ideas/topics on what i should wright about?
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 1:40pm by Davud

English 3
Great Gatsby Chapter 1. Why is Nick telling the story? Why is nick "confused and disgusted" at the end of this chapter?
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 5:43pm by Josh

English
Michael Jackson and Gatsby are both comparable to each other since both of them were influenced by society of their times. On November 19, 2002, Michael Jackson’s reputation worldwide was going to change permanently. First, he held his baby over the balcony of his hotel room ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 11:25pm by Writeacher

English3
in the Great Gatsby what does summer symbolize
Sunday, April 12, 2009 at 10:10pm by renee

English
I have The Great Gatsby test tomorrow and I'm wondering where can I find some RELEVANT short answer questions (relating to Hamlet, to society and questions about the novel itself).
Sunday, December 2, 2007 at 7:13pm by Anonymous

english 11
i have a book of the great gatsby i really need help with the question of the book . i really need help with the book.thank u please do it for me . i am from diffrent !@#$%^&ry . it is hard to learnd english. but it's heard to understand.
Sunday, September 23, 2007 at 12:34pm by moni

English
Look through some of the quotes in the following sites: http://www.google.com/search?q=quotes+about+Myrtle+in+the+Great+Gatsby&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 11:16am by SraJMcGin

english/great gatsby
I have been required to read this novel in both high school and college. I have never understood why some people absolutely love it because I barely enjoyed it on any level.
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 5:42pm by Brandon

English/Great Gatsby
I have not read this book, but perhaps you can find assistance in these websites: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://www.bookrags.com/The_Great_Gatsby http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Gatsby
Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 5:42pm by Writeacher

Art
I left out these last things. Thank you, Writeacher! 1) Can you tell me which is the correct pronunciation of Daisy Buchanan (in the Great Gatsby)? What's the name of the garage owner? (real question) 2) What about the name of the garage owner's wife? Is Gatsby killed by the ...
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:22pm by Mike

English
How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"? Use specific details and lines from the novel to support your view.
Friday, September 18, 2009 at 2:39pm by Stephanie

English - Classics
I've been writing a personal response on the Great Gatsby and need some specific examples of how my idea "Money does not equal happiness" or "Money corrupts" is relevant to today/today's society
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 5:23am by Ebug

english
So first off i want to say writing essays are not in my strengths. so i was wondering if someone could read my intro paragraph and critic it. and im suppose to have a thesis statement and iim not sure if i do...? here is the topiic im writing on. The lost generation: Explain ...
Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 3:37pm by jim

English
Maybe there's information in these you can use: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/study.html http://www.gradesaver.com/classicnotes/titles/gatsby/ Go down to the quizzes and essay questions sections.
Sunday, December 2, 2007 at 7:13pm by Writeacher

gatsby ENGLISH HELP PLZZ!!
I haven't read that book in a long time, but I think that when you are asked about someone's role in someone else's development, you need to show how person 1 influenced person 2 to change in some way. It's something to do with their minds and hearts, rather than external ...
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 12:50am by Jan

English
What books would connect to chapter 7 of the Great Gatsby? I can't seem to connect any books to that chapter. Any ideas?
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:54pm by Anonymous

lit
oh my gosh sorry! what does F.Scott Fitzgeralrd portray liquor/alcohol as in the book "the great gatsby?"
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 6:17pm by lauren

english
can you please hlep me make my three senences advanced. im talking about two ways of becoming rich really fast if yourfrom a middle class family. im writing these senetnces for an essay on the book, "the great gatsby." There are two ways of getting wealthy really quick; the ...
Sunday, August 28, 2011 at 11:56am by yesudas

ENGLISH HELP
Hello there, i need to write an essay fitting the following statement into comparing characters from "Hmalet" and the "Great Gatsby" "one of the chief vices of humanity is the worship of materialism and power over spirituality" The only problem is, i don't know what the quote ...
Wednesday, June 21, 2006 at 7:57pm by Dinh

American Literature
I am writing a critique for my American Literature class on The Great Gatsby and I am so stuck. I don't know exactly how to prove my thesis. I need four different points. My thesis: Gatsby achieves the American dream by becoming quite successful; however, achieving the ...
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 11:19pm by Nicholas

English
P Diddy and Gatsby are comparable because they both lived through similar child hoods. Gatsby's father, Dan Cody, and P Diddy’s father, Melvin Earl Combs, were both murdered when their sons were young children. I took the slang and less formal language out and smoothed it all ...
Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 7:13pm by Writeacher

English 3
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ Be sure to read the character analysis as well as parts of the summary.
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 5:43pm by Writeacher

english
In Gatsby, doesn't Daisy keep waiving the hook in front of Gatsby? In both books, men want to believe the sincerity of women, even after it is obvious they are shallow,conniving, and willing to cover up their sins by letting others take the blame. Think how Daisy and Abigail ...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 8:28pm by bobpursley

English
You can get some ideas at this site. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
Friday, September 18, 2009 at 2:39pm by Ms. Sue

Amer Lit
So I posted something like this about my introductory paragraph. I have my conclusion and was wondering if you could tell me if I have a good conclusion with restating my thesis and closing it all up. I will show you my introduct and conclusion so you can compare. Introduction...
Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 6:14pm by Hans

English
Social decay. Love, hate, corruption, wealth, fidelity, and conspicuous consumption. A long soap opera which reflects the setting. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 8:29pm by bobpursley

english
Have a look at some of these sites: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&hs=ami&ei=lNnaSZPEKdrelQflw8yFCA&sa=X&oi=spell&resnum=0&ct=result&cd=1&q=Chapter+6+of+The+Great+Gatsby&spell=1 Sra
Monday, April 6, 2009 at 10:57pm by SraJMcGin

ENGLISH 3 ONLINE
This site may help you. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
Sunday, August 1, 2010 at 11:42am by Ms. Sue

English
Check this site. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 6:46pm by Ms. Sue

gatsby ENGLISH HELP PLZZ!!
Try some of the following links: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=what+role+does+Dan+Cody+play+in+Gatsby%27s+development Sra
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 12:50am by SraJMcGin

Vocab.
Its from The Great Gatsby "gonnegtions" is Fitzgerald trying to represent a sleezy Jewish gambler saying "connections." it's mildly offensive. Sra
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at 6:53pm by SraJMcGin

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