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This is terrible. Have you proofed it? It is full of grammatical errors, and if one could ignore them, the flow of this piece is a juggernaut: it goes from one thought to another, and one wonders if it is going anywhere at all. Have you read it? Perhaps the title of the piece...
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 12:09am by bobpursley
its a great story. its not an essay.
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 12:09am by Kate
Can someone please give me feedback on my SAT essa
In case you haven't seen these before, you might like some Online sites about SAT and the essay: 1. http://www.majortests.com/sat/essay.php 2. (literature specific): http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/lc_two/lit/lit.html?lit 3. (test preparation): http://www....
Monday, February 16, 2009 at 10:24am by SraJMcGin
What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles and Lorraine Hansberrys 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 ...
Thursday, February 1, 2007 at 7:48am by stacy
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/ Look up each book here, and then scroll down to the section (almost at the bottom of each one's page) where they give you links to Study Questions and Essay Topics. In the Essay Topics, you'll find plenty of ideas -- or else something ...
Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 8:18am by Writeacher
11th Grade AP English
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/colorofwater/ Read through the suggested essay topics in both of these and see if there are any that are similar or that might work.
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 1:40pm by Writeacher
you are mental
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 12:09am by Anonymous
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
Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at 10:26pm by rohit
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gawain/ Check out the section on Study Questions and Essay Topics. =)
Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 11:38am by Writeacher
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit FInd the play and then find the section on essay topics and discussion questions.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 11:53pm by Writeacher
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/ Find the play here, and then read everything you can find about the characters. If you need help writing a comparison/contrast essay, let us know.
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 5:33pm by Writeacher
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/flies/ Be sure to read these sections to get ideas: ~~Analysis of Major Characters ~~Themes... ~~Study Questions & Essay Topics
Sunday, April 27, 2008 at 7:59pm by Writeacher
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/canterbury/ Go into the section near the bottom of this menu that includes essay topics and you should get some ideas. Let me know if you find anything interesting and adaptable.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 1:40pm by Writeacher
Will u explain wat happens in Chp 2 and 3 of Always running
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 12:09am by jess
I have to write a 2 page response essay on Babylon Revisited. Any suggestions.
Monday, March 17, 2008 at 3:46pm by Ashley
the representation of the harshness of the praire on my antonia novel i have to write a three paragraph essay thanks
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 3:48pm by Anonymous
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/oldtestament/study.html There are several good ideas here. They are listed as essay topics, but they would require research for you to be able to do a good job.
Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 12:10am by Writeacher
Here is a great description of Lemuel. If after reading it, you still believe that you "are" Lemuel, then I think a good way to begin your essay would be," I am NOT a hero." http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gulliver/canalysis.html
Friday, November 21, 2008 at 10:22am by GuruBlue
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 ...
Friday, April 27, 2007 at 4:11pm by Anonymous
Ap American Lit
Jane Eyre for American Lit. That's interesting!! You'll find some ideas in here: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/janeeyre/
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 9:47pm by Writeacher
lit- sentence rewording
I'm writing an essay and I keep using opportunities, accusations, and believe a lot. Are there any other words similar to this one?
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:06am by greeny
The theme of Book 3 is the horrors of physical pain. In your essay, give examples of the physical pain that Winston endured and how they influenced his mental state. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/1984/section9.rhtml
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 at 6:10pm by Ms. Sue
If you have read these books, you should be able to respond to this question. It sounds like an essay question, possibly for the end of the semester, so you need to make it good! The protagonist is the main character in each story. Customs, rules, and behaviors in a society ...
Friday, December 14, 2007 at 12:31am by Writeacher
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?
Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at 7:19pm by trixie
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...
Thursday, February 22, 2007 at 11:02am by Ana
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.
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 3:06pm by ricki
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 ...
Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 8:46am by Sarah
lit/intro and 1st paragraph
it's a chapter from it...it's a short piece in my lit book titled Daughter of Invention
Monday, February 23, 2009 at 1:00pm by Bella
its in amercan lit semester 1
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 1:19pm by MICHAEL
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
History (Essay on the French Revolution)
How about researching some aspect of Dicken's novel about the French Revolution, A Tale of Two Cities? For instance, what part did characters like Madame Defarge play in the revolution? http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/twocities/canalysis.html This may be more commonplace, ...
Monday, March 31, 2008 at 6:23pm by Ms. Sue
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?
Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 5:37pm by Maddie
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/twocities/ I'd think that if you had read the book, you'd know. But this summary website should help.
Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 2:26pm by Writeacher
This site will give you some good insight into that question. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/maggie/
Sunday, September 23, 2007 at 7:15pm by GuruBlue
AP Lit (Help)
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/raisin/ Read especially the Analysis of Major Characters and Themes ... =)
Monday, October 1, 2007 at 4:29pm by Writeacher
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/hound/ You may be able to find some help here. =)
Thursday, October 25, 2007 at 2:12pm by Writeacher
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 ...
Thursday, March 8, 2007 at 12:18pm by Ms. Sue
Look at this site for the explanation of that. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/crucible/
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 6:55pm by GuruBlue
Need assistance with lit class checkpoint for week 8 rough draft of final paper for A raisin in the sun and the lottery Lit/210 wk 8
Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 2:56pm by Debby
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. <...
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 at 1:49pm by Anonymous
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...
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 at 7:37pm by Marta
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 1:30pm by Ms. Sue
The first question is asking about the conflict in the story between the "person" Hester and the "community" Puritan New England. It wants you to write a thesis statement (as if you were going to write an essay) saying what Hawthorne's point is on this ...
Monday, December 8, 2008 at 3:35pm by GuruBlue
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 ...
Thursday, November 30, 2006 at 12:02am by louise
My best suggestion is to go through the themes sections and the essay topics sections for each work in the following links. You'll either find ideas directly from these webpages, or something in here will trigger an idea in your own mind. http://www.sparknotes.com/drama/...
Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 10:49pm by Writeacher
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?
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 12:43am by Angie
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
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
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
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
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
Also -- You have more narrative than descriptive going on here. Read some of these: http://www.google.com/search?q=descriptive+essay&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA
Monday, January 28, 2008 at 12:09am by Writeacher
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/antonia/ Read and study the second section under Themes here, as well as the first section under Symbols. Let us know what you decide to write.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 3:48pm by Writeacher
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
Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 10:09pm by Writeacher
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
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
Bob Pursley is right -- you'll need to rethink that thesis! Read about the major characters in these websites to get some better ideas: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/pride/ and http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/janeeyre/
Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at 12:30am by Writeacher
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 ...
Sunday, December 10, 2006 at 8:44pm by JJ
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
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
Exploring World Lit.
This article explains. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/odyssey/summary.html
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 5:11pm by Ms. Sue
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
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
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/redbadge/themes.html Be sure you read this section on Themes, Motifs, and Symbols -- don't skip anything.
Saturday, October 20, 2007 at 8:03pm by Writeacher
The Old Man and the Sea and Moby Dick are probably the most famous. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/oldman/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/mobydick/
Thursday, August 27, 2009 at 2:29am by Writeacher
There is a modern book called GRENDEL. There are the notes on that book. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/grendel/ This is a really good book.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 5:53pm 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
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
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
United States History
Then go with them. You should know, though, that A, B, and D are all correct for #3. I loved teaching American Lit and Chicano Lit in the '70s, '80s, and '90s. Many of my students woke up to literature that didn't always come from western European authors. They...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 10:43am by Writeacher
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
Sunday, July 24, 2005 at 11:16pm by Hanna
And ... I would choose one of the poets whose work is linked here: http://www.lit.kobe-u.ac.jp/~hishika/20c_poet.htm (Scroll down for the list of poets.)
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 8:36pm by Writeacher
English (College Prep)
Check these sites for summaries and essay ideas. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/crucible/ http://www.cliffsnotes.com/WileyCDA/LitNote/The-Crucible.id-68.html
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 5:11pm by Ms. Sue
Look particularly at the sections on themes and motifs. This will help you with your comparisons. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/invisibleman/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gotellit/
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 at 10:04pm by GuruBlue
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 ...
Saturday, June 9, 2007 at 2:50am by John
AND.... there are soooo many super books on that list. Start with the World Lit list... lots of exciting ideas and new experiences. I loved teaching AP World lit for that very reason.
Sunday, January 20, 2008 at 10:56am by GuruBlue
writing a formal essay
Why would you want to use those terms in a formal essay? What is the topic of your essay? What is your thesis sentence?
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 10:52pm by Ms. Sue
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 ...
Saturday, October 29, 2005 at 10:14pm by Anonymous
Can someone give me some persuasuve essay topics? Persuasive essay- a essay that persuades someone into thinking your opinion.
Monday, April 28, 2008 at 5:07pm by Smart Kid
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..?
Friday, November 3, 2006 at 7:25pm by Antonio
7th Grade English Essay - Diversity Means
So is the essay good. Is there any mistakes if there is let me know. I need a catchy titlemthat have something to do with diversity (in my essay), I can't think of any.
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 12:21pm by Laruen
English Essay Title
What would a good essay title be if I'm writing an essay about a character in a book who is torn between two conflicting forces?
Saturday, August 28, 2010 at 2:49pm by Ethan
This is an essay you have to write, developing a thesis, and making your arguments. The point of the essay is for you to think it out, and develope it. Why do you think corruption is a curse?
Friday, October 17, 2008 at 5:44am by bobpursley
The double voice writer in 18th century of American Lit. And the double voice is...?
Saturday, November 14, 2009 at 10:48am by Kelly
Here are these: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/eyes/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/kingsmen/ I have no idea if these have been made into movies or (if so) if they are available for watching on the computer. You might go to www.netflix.com or www.blockbuster.com to see if they...
Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at 2:59pm by Writeacher
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.
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 6:58pm by larry
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?
Monday, April 13, 2009 at 8:02pm by ton
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
Lahore Garamer School
When you have written this essay, please repost and one of the teachers will be happy to make corrections or suggestions. For essay writing help, look at this site. http://lklivingston.tripod.com/essay/
Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 12:34pm by GuruBlue
Sorry, this essay is for this diversity essay. We have to list out our goals. I need some one to proof read and help me reconstruct some of the sentences.
Monday, February 27, 2012 at 11:07pm by Zero
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.
Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 2:54pm by sasha
I'm writing a essay on Hurricanes where can I find credible sources for my essay with intext citation or citation.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at 3:39pm by Tim
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.
Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 8:05pm by larry
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 ...
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 6:56pm by Anonymous
Hi Bob, thank you so much for your very useful and honest feedback. Can you give me more pointers on how I could have developed a stronger essay? How do you think I should have approached the essay?
Friday, September 10, 2010 at 11:03am by Jessie
english need help
The thesis in an essay is a sentence stating what you intend to "proove" in your essay. It does not have to be in the first paragraph, but must be there somewhere. For example, WHY are you writing this essay in the first place? Sra
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 9:33pm by SraJMcGin
You might go through these sites (especially the link that takes you to essay topics) to get some ideas: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/janeeyre/ http://www.bookrags.com/Jane_Eyre (Gothic imagery sounds promising.) http://www.gradesaver.com/classicnotes/titles/janeeyre/ =)
Friday, January 11, 2008 at 7:48pm by Writeacher
Strong conclusion. The tone I would not put in a college admission essay, as they are looking for folks who want to contribute to society, not benefit themselves. But for a SAT essay, the tone is ok, readers will accept it. A few structural errors, but for a first draft, they...
Wednesday, August 27, 2008 at 12:52pm by bobpursley
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