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What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles’ and Lorraine Hansberry’s cultural identity?" If you go to http://www.sparknotes.com/lit and read the Context and Themes ... sections for each work, you'll find plenty of ideas to use in answering this...
February 1, 2007 by stacy
1- What volume of hydrogen gas at 273 K and 1 atm pressure will consumed in obtaining 2.16 gm of elemental born(atomic mass=10.8)from the reduction of born trichloride by hydrogen: A- 44.8 lit B-22.4 lit C- 89.6 lit D-67.2 lit
May 27, 2008 by rohit
Do you mean Raisin in the Sun? (no "dry" in it) b cuz that's what I'm reading now and I have Langston Hughes poem Dream Deferred i can help you I am writing an essay on Raisin in the dry sun I have to write about a major theme in the book, and I have chosen dreams deferred. ...
April 27, 2007 by Anonymous
american lit. [[10th grade]]
i need to write an essay about how holden caulfield from the catcher in the rye is fascinated with childhood and innocence. what can i include as examples for that?
December 1, 2009 by trixie
Paul ring the church bells at a moment's notice. Change the possessive to its longer form. The possessive is MOMENT'S. Please explain what you mean by your question-- Change the possessive to its longer form. WELL LIKE IF GIRL'S IS THE POSSISSVE THEN U WOULD CHANGE IT TO THE ...
November 15, 2006 by Jenny
American Lit project help (Literature needed)
So for my amer lit class I am doing a project on American foods in the 1950s and I need a piece of literature to write my essay on. It has to be a short peice not a novel. I really wanted for my literature to be a magazine from the 1950s. Like better homes and garden cooking ...
April 16, 2011 by Sarah
I am about to write an essay on How does the rulling government affect the daily lives of those in afghnistan? (in a Thousand Slendid Suns). what is a good thesis statement and a hook for this.
April 10, 2011 by ricki
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a literary work of great merit. However, it contains implausible or strikingly unrealistic incidents or characters. Write an essay of approximtely 500 words that demonstrates how various incidents or characters (at least 5) are related to the...
February 22, 2007 by Ana
Ap Lit and Composition
My teacher always asks me to comment on diction, style, tone, rhetoric.... but i dont know how to do this, i mean i know what they are, i just dont know how to formulate an essay on this? can you give me a sentence that sortof depicts what this is?
October 16, 2008 by Maddie
This site may help you. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/breatheyes/ Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. No, I haven't personally read the book, but here are some sites to help you. 1. SparkNotes = http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/breatheyes/ 2. Reading Group Guide...
March 8, 2007 by Ms. Sue
Tale of Two Cities
I have to write a comparsion essay comparing the two cities, London and Paris. What are their differeneces? Please help. What can some of my points be? Please read the opening passage of this novel. What does Dickens say about the differences and similarities between Paris and...
February 14, 2007 by Marta
I have an essay and this is one part of my thesis... "In the nineteenth century, some ways the middle class participated in revolutions was by establishing liberalism, one way was through literature, and through the revolutions of 1848." I wasn't sure if the "one way was ...
March 24, 2014 by Serena
AP English Lit.
So I'm doing an essay about the Mosque and being built near Ground Zero, but I have no idea on how to start my thesis. My opinion, to me, I don't really care because people are entitled to their opinion, which it should be built or not. Any ideas?
October 5, 2010 by Angie
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.
October 8, 2009 by larry
Hey guys i need to make a speech on the following topics Order and Disorder, Brute force and Law while using the Lord of the Flies as an example. cheers John Look particularly at the Themes, Motifs section. It will give you some good ideas. Then you use the chapter summaries ...
June 9, 2007 by John
I have to write a 7 pgs essay about the social problems during the Industrial Revolution according to the book "Frankenstein". I don't know what topic should I choose to write about. Focus on who was making money and who was being exploited, the conditions of both groups(food...
December 10, 2006 by JJ
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&...
November 21, 2006 by Anonymous
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 ...
November 30, 2006 by louise
A candle has length 25 cm. Once lit, the candle burns away at a constant rate of 0.6 cm per minute. What is the length of the candle (in cm) 20 minutes after it is lit?
September 22, 2013 by Andre
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
May 18, 2012 by Michael
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
October 6, 2011 by ciara
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
June 21, 2012 by Clueless
A body paragraph in an essay is one that: A. expounds upon the thesis of the essay. B. brings closure to the piece. C. features footnoted information. D. introduces the ideas that will be covered in the essay. A
April 14, 2014 by Angela
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 ...
July 22, 2009 by Me
Here is an essay i wrote about A Separate Peace. If someone can tell me what needs to be fixed and stuff. By the way, should I use heck in this essay? My friend said it was too... informal
July 24, 2005 by Hanna
Im in grd11 this year nd when i ws in grd10 i ws doing maths lit bt in grd11 they say tht this year all grds frm 10 to 12 wl change maths lit to pere bcoz of CAPS.So iz tht true?
January 15, 2014 by Matebane Jack
Corey wrote the first draft of his essay. What is the next step before he revises it? A.Proofread the essay for errors. B.Reorganize the material. C.Leave it alone for a few days. D.None of the above. .I chose A.
October 19, 2009 by larry
Choose an essay or a short story to read. Then answer the following questions in the space provided. 10.What is the title of the story essay? 11.Who wrote it? 12.Whom is the story about? (Identify the main characters [or, if an essay, the subject discussed].) 13.hat happens in...
March 25, 2013 by Carlos
help me asap
hi I'm taking sat II lliterature test and i was wondering if you can give me a site where i can take a practice test online for free. Check these sites. http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/lc_two/lit/format.html?lit http://testprep.sparknotes.com/testcenter/ap/...
June 24, 2006 by dave
COMPARISON/CONTRAST ESSAY-Please Proofread
1. what are the type of comparison and contrast essay? 2. what are the ways to revise your paragraph in a comparison and contrast essay? 3. define of historical cause and effect essay? 4. comparison and contrast about pre-writing, drafting, revising, editing and proof and ...
July 27, 2013 by Anonymous
Can anyone check my essay? I could send the rubric for scoring. Thanks You have to include the essay itself, so we can check it. Respond to this post with the essay. Thanks for asking. Whats your question..?
November 3, 2006 by Antonio
As a general rule, where in your essay is it best to place your thesis statement? A. In the first, introductory paragraph of the essay B. Anywhere at all, because the best thesis statement is implied, not specified C. In the second or third paragraph of the body of the essay D...
March 23, 2015 by Jesica
english - essay specifically
i am currently writing my essay and i am about to put an example from the book Julius Caesar. what is the "protocol" how do i put a set of quotes into the essay?
April 13, 2009 by ton
Quotes in essays
I want to put a quote at the very beginning of my essay. How do I go about doing that? Should it be the same or a smaller font than the rest of my essay? I'm planning on putting the quote, then starting a new paragraph to begin the actual essay. Should I center it? Skip how ...
January 25, 2009 by Anonymous
what is the last thing you should do before turning in your essay? A.Write the second draft. B.Proofread the essay to make sure it is free from errors. C.Revise and edit changing and rearranging the contect. D. All of the above .I CHOSE D.
October 8, 2009 by larry
i have to write a critical analysis of "The Trial" by franz kafka. and i wanted to know what points i should cover in my essay. also how many paragraphs should my essay consist of.
March 6, 2008 by sasha
I have to write an essay for Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. The question says in some works of literature a character who appears brifely or doesn't appear at all is a significant presence. Show how such a character functions in the work. You may wish to diiscuss how the ...
November 14, 2006 by randy
please rate my essay
I had asked earlier if anyone had any ideas for an essay over the importance of accepting others as they are, and now I am finished with my essay so I am curious to see what you think. It will be given a rating of 1-4.
December 11, 2006 by Anonymous
English- AP Lit
My class is doing an essay on dracula and I need help with a thesis statement. This is the topic I chose: Issue of Trust & Sharing of Knowledge-Is there ever a time when it is better to be kept/keep others in ignorance? How does this connect to the idea of establishing and ...
March 9, 2015 by Ally
1.Which of the following can dramatically improve your grade on an essay? A.Providing an outline. B.Choosing an effective thesis sentence. C.Setting aside time to rewrite your essay. D.Writing on an interesting topic. .I chose d.
October 8, 2009 by larry
which of the following can dramatically improve your grade on an essay? A. Providing an outline B. Choosing an effective thesis sentence C. Setting aside time to rewrite your essay. D. Writing on an interesting topic. .I choses c.
October 20, 2009 by larry
I have to write an essay on why I deserve a scholarship for our band class trip to Puerto Rico, I was wondering what English teachers would be looking at/for in this essay and how long it should roughly be
November 30, 2014 by Anonymous
What main points do you think I should include in my essay ("Why I should be in this advanced class")? I've written most of it. The topic was so general that I am not sure that I've hit all the points I should have. Could you provide some points that you find should be ...
February 24, 2008 by Anonymous
Amy and carl are discussing the essay by tardiff and brizee. Army argue that her essay on how the cocoa bean is processed into chocolate should becconsidered an explanatory essay. Carl remaks that her essay might be called an explository essay. Who is correct? A. Amy is ...
August 29, 2014 by Tony
GEOGRAPHY,HISTORY,MATHS LIT AND LIFE SCIENCES
HI I'M MLULEKI NDOVELA FRM UMLAZI SEC SCHOOL IM DOING GRD 12 STDYNG GEOGRAPHY,HISTORY,MATHS LIT,LIFE SCIENCES I WANT TO KNW WHCH CAREER PATH IS CAN I TAKE.
July 9, 2014 by MLULEKI NDOVELA AT UMLAZI SECO DOING GRD 12
English - ms. sue
ms. sue i writing an essay on : is it possible to live a peaceful/happy life in times of today? I going to write yes it be for this essay, but teacher say that write essay by saying WE, so what be other forms of that I use, I think she said dont use they, people, etc. Also I ...
December 9, 2012 by Mohammad
to kill a mockingbird
why does tom robinson escape from prison knowing that he will face an appeal? Please Help This site will help you with that question: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/mocking/
April 4, 2007 by will
I am writing an essay about James Baldwin's Go Tell It on the Mountain, but the essay prompt asks me to disagree or agree with the interpretation of an critical essay we read about this book. For my essay, do I state whether I agree with the article and then use other evidence...
August 31, 2012 by Laura
an essay contest requires that essay entries consist of 500 words with an absolute deviation of at most 30 words. what are the possible numbers of words that the essay can have?
December 4, 2013 by anonymous
Thank you for all of your help on guiding me through on my war as a social disease essay. I really appreciate it. We got assigned a new essay and it's an arugumentive essay and it's on cloning. I need three sub-categories for cloning. I don't know what he means by that!
February 25, 2009 by Michele
When assembling a writing plan for an essay, which of the following should come first? A. The first section of the body of your essay. B. The general idea of your essay C. Material that catches the reader's interest. D. A brief Summary of your conclusion Answer is B.
June 28, 2013 by Jen
I am reading the Scarlet Letter and i have a question. What are Dimmesdale's and Hester's plans to avoid being exposed by Chillingworth? Another teacher may come online who can help you with this directly, but all I can do is refer you to Sparknotes: http://www.sparknotes.com/...
January 15, 2007 by dukegirl
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/huckfinn/ Let us know what you think, and someone here will give you feedback. =) In the book the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Chapter 30 what was huck afraid the town's people would do to him?
May 11, 2007 by Writeacher
Engliish Lit-Please check
"Those RULES of old discover'd not devis'd Are nature still, but Nature Mehtodiz'd Nature, Like Liberty is but restrain'd By the same Laws which first herself ordain'd What is this an example of simile hyperbole analogy overstatement personification I'm thinking it is either ...
February 16, 2012 by Jasmine
10th grade english
Write an essay comparing Baldwin's account of the Titanic with Rosenthal's account of his visit to Auschwitz.In your paragraph, explain how the tone and purpose of each essay is different. Support your argument with at least one example from each essay.
December 21, 2009 by brad
Which of the following is a good rule to follow when proofreading an essay? A. Scan the essay twice, once for organization and once for surface errors. B. Ask your best friend to critique your essay. C. Use the computer's spell-check and grammar-check functions to be sure you ...
April 7, 2015 by Lauren
What details does Frankenstein mention that makes him believe that he could have created a living Creature? This site will help you with the answers to that: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/frankenstein/
April 2, 2007 by DANIELLE
from "i know why the caged bird sings" How does margarite feel about her mothers relationship with mrs Flowers? These sites should provide the information you need. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/cagedbird/ (Broken Link Removed)
January 3, 2007 by stephen
English comparative essay
Okay well i have to do a comparative essay of A.E poe "The Raven" but the simpson version and the origional version the poem... i decited to compares "moods " of the both version.. like the caracters moods... Can you please find me a comparative essay Example...not an ...
January 12, 2008 by chanel
Jack was told the overall content of his paper was weak. What does this mean? A. The tone of his paper was not original B. He had to many grammatical errors C. The overall ideas in his essay were not fully developed D. The flow of his essay was inconsistent
June 21, 2012 by Clueless
Could somebody help me start off this essay? CD= Concrete detail ( Facts) Commentary, ( Opinnion, but since this is a essay on religion, facts can go here) I don't know how to start.. :) Heres what I've done so far: oi55.tinypic( DOT) com/11azxnk.jpg
October 28, 2010 by Allyson
Five themes of geography as they relate to A Light in the Forest. I haven't read this book, but you might check on the themes section in here: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/lightforest/ =)
January 15, 2007 by Ryan
the awakening- please help!!
I can't figure out this problem... Which character in The Awakening matches the archetypal label of "philosopher"? http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/awakening/ Check especially the analysis of major characters. Then let us know what you think. =)
February 26, 2007 by Anonymous
Hi. I'm trying to think of an essay title for an "I believe" essay. The essay is supposed to talk about how I defy the 'single story'. I talked about defying the single story of a teenage girl because I play the drums. My "I believe" statement is that 'I believe in seeing more...
September 9, 2013 by Serena
The Crucible (ACT TWO)
why have so many people been arrested? an what is motivating the officials? http://www.sparknotes.com/lit It's been far too long since I read that play to remember such specifics, but if you click on the C when you get to the above linked website, you'll find help in detail. =)
March 24, 2007 by Bryan
Literature Essay (Ms. Sue and/or Writeacher)
How should I begin this assigned essay? Write an essay in what ways today people are more fearful than people in past generations. You may use examples from real life, the selection you just read, books, movies, music, or television.
January 8, 2014 by Victoria
ive got 2 questions....what points does Thomas Paine make in the pamhlet, Common Sense?? and what impact did Pain's pamphlet have in the colonies?? This site will give you an analysis of the pamphlet: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/commonsense/
December 5, 2006 by sheila
A Tale of Two Cities
In Cahpter 3 " A disappointment" What was the evidence that was in Darnay's handwriting? I really recommend that you read that chapter, in fact I recommend reading the whole book.... it is GOOD! Here is a site that will help you. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/twocities/
January 30, 2007 by Gina
I am writing an oppossing view essay. For this part of the essay we are not supposed to take a stance. The teacher has broken the assignment into 2 parts. The 1st part is actually just to help us learn how to write our final essay. I have pulled alot of research together, just...
November 14, 2010 by Lynne
The scarlet letter- amer lit
I have to write an essay for english here is the topic: Identify the protagonist: The critic Randal Stewart has this is say about Hester and Dimmesdale: ..."But hester is not the protagonist,the chief actor,and the tragedy of the scarlet letter is not her tragedy but Arthur's...
October 9, 2010 by Roger
science i really really need help
Sue is setting up an experiment to test whether fly maggots select a dark or a brightly lit environment. She sets up a chamber in which there is a gradient in light intensity from one end (dark) to the other (brightly lit). The experimental hypothesis was “There will be a ...
December 12, 2013 by john???urgent plz read carfully
so i've decided to write an essay using lord of the flies, the scarlet letter, and brave new world for my topic (qualifying that ones' morals are either strengthened or weakened). we have to use some type of statistic and image for our essay but i can't think of anything ...
October 9, 2007 by lily
peer reviewing essay
Hi, I have two assignments I have to submit to my AP US History teacher for next year by June 2nd. The first part is to explain why I should be in the class in a one page essay with size 11 font and 1.5 spacing. Could someone please read through my essay and see if it's ok? ...
May 10, 2008 by phil
ok,so for my essay , I have to 'extend' the definition of 'wisdom'. bobpursley gave me a link yesterday that had several quotes, all of which give a meaning. how can i use this to write my essay? I mean, I don't even understand how the essay is going to be written. How should ...
November 20, 2009 by y912f
What is the number one eassy 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 got A what do you think?
September 28, 2011 by ciara
I'm writing an essay for To Kill A Mockingbird and the claim I came up for my essay is "Children are never too young to understand the realities of life." I'm writing the extended paragraph right now where I have to come up with a good example from the story that relates to ...
April 27, 2014 by Emma
lit- the crucible
I'm writing an essay on Abigail and how she is very persuasive by using fear as a tool of revenge. “Let either of you breathe a word, or the edge of a word, about the other things, and I will bring a pointy reckoning that will shudder you.” “ No, I love god; I go your way no ...
October 4, 2012 by greeny
I have to write an essay, but I have no idea how to start it. It says that my essay has to be MLA formatted, and only 3/4 to 1 page long. 2 page is the longest it can be and must be double placed. Using MLA format, there's is no way for me a write a proper essay with that ...
October 4, 2009 by Dan