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English
I don't see paradox in the first one of those: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/paradox Beauty: "It cannot be questioned. It has its divine right of sovereignty." What?? Beauty: "It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances. The true mystery of the world is ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 4:49pm by Writeacher

Gifted+Talented English-(Figurative Speech Poetry)
An understatement states that something is less than it really is. Examples: When I went outside without a coat in 10-degree weather, I felt a little chilly. Albert Einstein was kind of smart. Paradox: "A seemingly contradictory statement that may nonetheless be true: the ...
Monday, December 1, 2008 at 4:33pm by Ms. Sue

analogy or paradox
it's not an analogy because torch and water are not related in fact they are the opposite therefore i think it is probably a paradox
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at 9:37pm by need help

analogy or paradox
is the following analogy paradox or irony i think its analogy 1)Then, the ends of the torches were flung hissing into the water, and went out, as if it were all over with him
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at 9:37pm by anomynous

english
is " but I will not allow anyone to succeed hanging clouds over me" a metaphor or paradox or is it something else? is "there's a light in me, that shines brightly" a metaphor? " Iwill rise steadily sailing out of their reach" a paradox? if im not right can someone tell me the ...
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 12:16pm by jane

paradox
which of the following is not a paradox? a. It was "darkness visible."- Milton b. If you love someone, let her go. c. The more things change, the more they stay the same. d. Pretty is as pretty does. I would say d but I am not 100% sure... I'd say d also.
Sunday, January 28, 2007 at 10:07pm by Anonymous

English(MAcbeth)
why is fair is foul and foul is fair a paradox and is it a motif. I believe its a motif because it keeps repeating in the story. WHy is it a paradox.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:13pm by Maya

analogy inference paradox
The room was but small, and clients seemed to have had a habit of bscking up against the wall: the wall especially opposite to Mr.Jaggers's chair, being greasy with shoulders its either analogy inference or paradox i think its inference
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at 10:03pm by anomynous

History
Why was slavery a paradox? I don't understand the word 'paradox' very well, even though I looked it up and it is defined as "a self-contradiction". Please help, I think the answer might have something to do with a quote I found: "Democratic liberty exists solely because we ...
Thursday, March 29, 2007 at 7:33pm by Jenna

English
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/paradox http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/irony A paradox is a statement that seems contradictory, but may be true. Irony states the opposite of what the words actually say. An example of irony is the saying, "yeah, right!" when you ...
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 10:58am by Ms. Sue

12th grade
This articles may give you some ideas. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paradox http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/paradox http://www.basicincome.com/bp/egsofparadox.htm
Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 8:27pm by Ms. Sue

Gifted+Talented English-(Figurative Speech Poetry)
Our assignment is to write a poem on each of the types of figurative speech. simile metaphor synecdoche metonymy personification apostrophe hyperbole understatement irony paradox I have completed every one of them except understatement and paradox. I understand what they are. ...
Monday, December 1, 2008 at 4:33pm by Brenna

litreture
You are asked to look for the main paradox in a story. A paradox is a thing, situation, person or even a them that is made up of two or more opposites or contradictory aspects. As you re-read the story, make a list of contradictory images or statements you find in the "Last ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 9:20am by Michel

Physics
i suggest you read "Twin Paradox"
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 1:36am by Jai

English
What is the difference between paradox and irony?
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 10:58am by ex

chemistry
Yes, in general, the second. If you are interested in this, google the Gibbs paradox
Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 4:22pm by bobpursley

AP Lit and Comp
what is the difference between paradox, juxtaposition, and antithesis?
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 2:57am by sarah

Statistics
http://www.google.com/search?client=safari&rls=en&q=Simpson's+paradox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8 What table?
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 10:42pm by PsyDAG

Punctuation
A paradox is speech that contradicts itself but may be true nevertheless. If I do, where do I put a comma?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 4:43pm by Anonymous

12th grade
How do I teach Paradox to my fellow classmates? what activities can I do to involve them while I;m teaching?
Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 8:27pm by Kahmaria

ENGLISH
1. The third quote is an example of a paradox. I'll be glad to check your other two answers.
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 6:34pm by Ms. Sue

Probability
You and a friend play the following game: You pay your friend $3 each turn and then flip a fair coin. It it’s tails, your friend pays you $(2^n), where n is the number of times you’ve flipped the coin, and the game ends. If it’s heads, you have the choice of stopping and ...
Friday, June 29, 2007 at 12:22am by Beena

math
In google type: Boy or Girl paradox When you see list of results go to wikipedia.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 11:45pm by Anonymous

Reading
1. repertoire 2. hamper 3. gist 4. falter 5. variable 6. conducive 7. frenzy 8. paradox 9. bizarre 10. flaunt
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10:26pm by lisa

English IV
Score: "I always lie" is an example of which of these literary devices? A)paradigm B)paradox C)metaphor D)personification E)none of these
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 10:22am by Eric

English(MAcbeth)
http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/macbeth/themes.html Scroll down and read about Prophecy. http://www.answers.com/paradox
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:13pm by Writeacher

English
Can you please help me find examples of paradox in the first part of Lord Henry's panegyric on beauty? Thank you!! (A paradox is a statement that seems impossible because it contains two opposig ideas that are both true.) 1) "And beauty is a form of genius... is higher, indeed...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 1:12pm by Henry2

Econ
Explain the apparent paradox that saving money if good for the individual but may be bad for the economy. How is this relevant to public policy today?
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 3:19pm by Sam

Gifted+Talented English-(Figurative Speech Poetry)
Here's a GOOGLE Search where you might find something: http://www.google.com/search?q=understatement+%26+paradox+in+a+poem&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Monday, December 1, 2008 at 4:33pm by SraJMcGin

English
Also, here are some links with examples of each: http://www.google.com/search?q=examples+of+paradox+%26+oxymoron&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 4:49pm by SraJMcGin

physics
what is time paradox and time dillation?
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 11:28am by edward

physics
b. less than 2 years Review the relativistic "twin paradox" The elapsed time for the high speed spacecraft (as measured by its own clock) is always less.
Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 12:06am by drwls

English Lit-Please help
We had to read An Essay on Criticism by Alexander pope and answers some questins. I spent my weekend trying to figure out one of the questions-Could someone please help "Those Rules of old discover'd, not devis'd Are Nature still, but Nature Medthodiz'd Nature like Liberty is ...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 10:55am by Jody

literature
can you please explain the double paradox here in the last two sentences? Can we keep our heads in a world with its yankee wit so lost that the woods are a cry for fire and minding the fire is frost?
Sunday, December 2, 2007 at 7:07pm by Angie

Cosmology
The solution of Olbers' Paradox is: - The universe is opaque at large scales - The universe expands - There is simply not enough starlight in the universe - Matter is clustered in such a way that the integral brightness converges
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 8:18pm by qwerty

AP English Literature
"every nerve I had feared him; and every morsel of flesh on my bones shrank when he came near," uses all of the literary devices EXCEPT A) parallelism, B) hyperbole, C) paradox, D) personification, E) synecdoche
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 7:27pm by james

English
1. A __________ is a statement that seems contradictory but that is nevertheless true. A. puzzle B. definition C. tribulation D. paradox is it D 2. In Barbara Ehrenreich’s essay titled “The Cult of Busyness,” the word “acumen” means: A. dull. B. keenness and depth of ...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 2:44pm by Amy

Cosmology
The expanding universe is one way to explain Olbers' paradox. The most distance regions are highly red-shifted and do not deliver enough energy to make the night sky infinitely bright, when integrating to infinite distance.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 8:18pm by drwls

Word within the Word Analogy Help
Magnanimous : pusillanimous :: A) reputable:disreputable B) matrilineal:matriarchal C) megaton:megalomania D) creation:devastation Contrapuntal:polyphony:: A) contradictory:disruption B) paradox:orthodoxy C) metrical:poetry D) sangfroid:consanguinity Please help. I can't ...
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 6:36pm by Amy

English/Literature
An example of a paradox in "Holy Sonnet 10" is: a) "Death, be not proud" b) "Death, thou shalt die" c) "thou art slave to date" d) "one short sleep past" I chose b because it seems the most contradictory?
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at 2:10pm by Adam

Literature - Macbeth
http://www.answers.com/topic/double-talk http://www.answers.com/topic/dualism IntensiveMacbeth - Duality and Paradox http://intensivemacbeth.wikispaces.com/Duality+and+Paradox Duality and Paradox Act 1, Scene 1 "Fair is foul, and foul is fair." This is the chant of the witches...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 11:07pm by Writeacher

English Lit-Please help
Here's the paradox: "Nature like Liberty is but restrain'd By the same laws which frst herself ordain'd ... " Nature is restrained by the laws of Nature!! And so is Liberty.
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 10:55am by Writeacher

math
Use Hamilton's plan to apportion the new seats to the existing states. Which state illustrates the Alabama paradox? Assume that the populations are in thousands. 1 State A B C D E Population 300 701 800 700 800 Number of seats 82
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 9:31am by Anonymous

AP English Literature
Can someone please help me? In Jane Eyre in chapter 1 with the quote, "every nerve I had feared him; and every morsel of flesh on my bones shrank when he came near," all the literary devices illustrate all of the following EXCEPT A) parallelism, B) hyperbole C) paradox, D) ...
Monday, February 13, 2012 at 8:10pm by james

English: tragedy
Paraphrase this line by line: I don't understand this.. In tragedy, man is a paradox in a paradoxical existence. Fallible and vulnerable in his mortal finity, he is yet capable of transcendent greatness. Freely exercising his will (a passive hero is pathetic rather than tragic...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 8:53pm by Anonymous

literary
EXAMPLES: character types, climax, denouement, epiohany, euphemism, figurative languange, foreshadowing, hyperbole, irony(all3), juxtaposition, mataphor, motif, paradox, parllelism, plot, point of view, pun, sarcasm, setting, simile, subplot, syntax, understatment, catharsis, ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2008 at 8:45pm by tiffany

Movies and physics
Hello...I need to find a modern day movie that has at least three or more physics mistakes. I need to prove they are mistakes...as well, is Zeno's Paradox a credited/valid source to use to prove something such as the everlasting gobstopper, from Willy Wonka, is physically ...
Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 8:26pm by Physics!

A physics problem
Hello...I need to find a modern day movie that has at least three or more physics mistakes. I need to prove they are mistakes...as well, is Zeno's Paradox a credited/valid source to use to prove something such as the everlasting gobstopper, from Willy Wonka, is physically ...
Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 9:38pm by Physics!

physics
does anyone know who conducted the experiment or a credible description of the experiment that helped prove Einstein's thought experiment: the twin paradox? as in the experiment in which one cesium-beam atomic clock stays on Earth, while another one takes flight and the time ...
Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 12:47pm by frank

US History
Although Nixon condemned China and other communist nations, he still visited China -- the first president to do so. These sites provide more insight into this difference. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/presidents/37_nixon/nixon_foreign.html http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2002/05...
Thursday, July 31, 2008 at 11:11am by Ms. Sue

ENGLISH
1. Which of the following quotations is the best example of a paradox? (1 point)“I’ll drain him dry as hay. . . ” “Lesser than Macbeth, and greater.” “So well thy words become thee as thy wounds. . . ” 2. Which of the following is an example of indirect characterization? (1 ...
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 6:34pm by Kelsey

Word within the Word Analogy Help
I looked them up. Matrilineal is inheriting the female line. Matriarchal is a female leader. Megaton is a million tons. Megalomania means someone who likes doing fancy things. Magnate is a person of importance. Contradictory and disrupting pretty much mean the same. They ...
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 6:36pm by Amy

English
I really need to know where exactly are examples of paradox in Lord Henry's speech I sent you. I'm including three more sentences. Thank you. 1) I live in Madrid, at twenty three, Rodeo Road. 2) I love animals but I’ve got just (?) a dog: Billy. 3) The first and last class ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 4:16pm by Henry2

Lang Arts
2. Which verb correctly completes the below sentence? The collection written by several of my favorite authors _____ research in the rainforest. *discuss discusses 4. Because Anne refers to the bumper sticker as “everlasting punishment,” you can infer that she thinks the ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:26pm by Jman

Math
Ah, a variation on the good old St Petersburg paradox. Prob of winning $1 is .5 Prob of winning $2 is .5*.5 Prob of winning $4 is .5*.5*.5 Prob of winning $8 is .5*.5*.5*.5 and so on, Expected value is sum over all possible outcomes, the probability times the value of the ...
Sunday, November 2, 2008 at 3:32pm by economyst

English
I included only 4 sentences for you to check. Thank you. 1) Refer then to the episodes which lead to the abolition of slavery. 2) He provides us with several epigrams –short and clever amusing sentences – which express his idea in a clever and amusing way. Henry is the typical...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 6:51pm by Mike

Probability of Events
June has 30 days 1st group can have choice of any day. prob = 1 prob that 2nd group is different from the first = 29/30 prop that 3 groups are different = 1 x 29/30 x 28/30 prob that at least 1 picked the same day = 1 - (1)(29/30)(28/30) = 22/225 = appr .0977 (For a problem ...
Friday, March 16, 2012 at 2:58am by Reiny

com 220
This speech is full of bias, fallacies and rhetorical devices. From the very start of this speech, Kane uses bias against the governor Jim W. Gettys. The campaigner says “rid the politics of this state of the evil domination of Boss Jim Gettys.” This is showing that Kane is ...
Monday, September 8, 2008 at 7:28pm by Kelly

Physics
No to the first question. The electron has to be moving to experience a force. Yes to the second question. There is a paradox here that led to the discovery of the Theory of Relativity. If the observer's frame of reference is moving, a formerly stationary electron will be ...
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 12:36pm by drwls

Socials
The Victorians believed that women should be social but not involved in government. But Canadian women didn't get the right to vote in national elections until 1918. http://faculty.marianopolis.edu/c.belanger/quebechistory/encyclopedia/Canada-WomensVote-WomenSuffrage.htm That'...
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 10:11pm by Ms. Sue

A physics problem
I notice you have posted this question several times. No one seems to want to take your question. You can find a list of science mistakes in current movies at http://www.badastronomy.com/bad/movies/#list I hope that helps some. I dounbt if any of the errors are applications of...
Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 9:38pm by drwls

math
In proving an identity in trig equations, you have to work one side independently from the other side. (Using the typical rules of equations creates a paradox: you are using the rules of an equation to prove that it is an equation) In this case the key thing is to remember the...
Friday, April 4, 2008 at 8:46am by Reiny

English help please
1. "If thou be'st born to strange sights, 10 Things invisible to see, Ride ten thousand days and nights Till Age snow white hairs on thee; Thou, when thou return'st, wilt tell me All strange wonders that befell thee, 15 And swear No where Lives a woman true and fair. " is an ...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:31pm by Eri Uchi

Definitions....
What is pure liquid? What is impure liquid? Thx You are going to have to define these in context. "Pure" is a relative term. For instance, the term "pure" water...is it really pure? It depends on the definition of pure being used. Pure liquid could mean anything. I need the ...
Tuesday, June 27, 2006 at 5:11pm by GgooD

English
1)Lord Henry is a symbol of the hedonistic and decadent upper classes, despising the Victorian virtues of work and morals that are generally associated with the middle classes. 2) OK 3) He provides us with several epigrams – short and clever sentences – which express his ideas...
Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 11:11am by Writeacher

English
Though you haven't read it, could you please tell me if there are examples of paradox (also called oxymoron) in the following sentences? I can’t find them. 1) "And beauty is a form of genius... is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 4:49pm by Henry2

poetry
Read the following poem and answer questions that follow: Life, death,-death, life; the words have lead for ages Our thought and consciousness and firmly seemed Two opposites; but now long-hidden pages Are opened, liberating truths undreamed' Life only is, or death is life ...
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 3:32am by Gazala

Physics
This is related to the classic thought experiment "Schroedinger's cat". Your answer seems intuitively correct, but in quantum mechanics, until a decay measurement is actually made, the radioactive source exists in a mixed quantum state, with nonzero probability that each ...
Monday, March 31, 2008 at 4:04am by drwls

Biology
Some biochemical evidences that there was once an RNA World... 1. The RNA World solves the chicken-or-egg paradox, “Which came first, DNA or proteins?” The answer would be, neither: an RNA molecule capable of both storing genetic information and catalyzing its own replication ...
Friday, May 8, 2009 at 4:46pm by RickP

Statistics
Which of the following is an accurate description of Simpson's paradox? When groups of data are aggregated, an association can get stronger because of a confounding variable. That confounding variable is usually the number of observations in different groups of data. When ...
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 12:38am by Jon

Reading
Can you help me with the following sentences? 1-2. Although Jenny chose the songs from her __ that she knew best, she wasn't complacent about being prepared. Afraid she would __ the night of the concert, she practiced the song over and over. 3-4. The __ of the lecture was that...
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10:26pm by lisa

reading
Fill in the blank 1-2. Although Jenny chose the songs from her __ that she knew best, she wasn't complacent about being prepared. Afraid she would __ the night of the concert, she practiced the songs over and over. 3-4. The __ of the lecture was that although the United States...
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:44pm by lisa

English
Though I specialized in Germanic languages, I need to present (in a very simple way using a very simple language) some scientific topics in English to Italian 18-year-old-students (studying applied sciences) whose English is very poor. I'm seeking internet sites where ...
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 6:32am by Mike

English
1)Read the passage below from "No Dogs Bark" and select the one that best represents imagery in the story. a)"Now and then he seemed to sleep." b)"The old man backed ou to a thick wall and shifted load but didn't let it down fron his shoulders." c)"The long black shadow of the...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 9:15pm by Brandon

Basic Statistics
In the popular TV cartoon series, "The Simpsons," the Simpson family has five members: Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie. Let's involve the Simpsons in Simpson's Paradox. Consider Homer and Bart's consumption of potato chips and donuts. Suppose that Marge is in the room 30...
Saturday, August 6, 2011 at 9:20pm by Claire corquette

AP Lit and Comp
http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/lit_terms_P.html Scroll down and read about Paradox. http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/lit_terms_J.html Scroll down and read about Juxtaposition. http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/lit_terms_A.html Scroll down and read about Antithesis
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 2:57am by Writeacher

English
1) The following passage is an example of which literary element? "Give back your heart to itself, to the stranger who has loved you all your life, whom you ignored for another, who knows you by heart." a)paradox b)magical realism c)metaphor d)hyperbole* 2)In the poem "Two ...
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 10:20pm by Robert

english
can somebody tell where the poetic devices are located in the song cant take that away by mariah carey? such as metaphor, mood paradox etc. Mmmmh Whoaaa They can say, Anything they want to say, Try to bring me down, But I will not allow anyone to succeed hanging clouds over me...
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 11:35am by jane

English
John Donne HOLY SONNETS 10 Death, be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so ; For those, whom thou think'st thou dost overthrow, Die not, poor Death, nor yet canst thou kill me. From rest and sleep, which but thy picture[s] be, Much ...
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at 3:57pm by anthony

English
Here are the other sentences which refer to Lord Henry. Can you please check the tense choice? 1)Lord Henry is a symbol of hedonistic and decadent upper classes, despising the Victorian virtues of work and morals, generally associated with the middle classes. 2) Truth is ...
Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 11:11am by Henry2

Statistics
Which of the following is an accurate description of Simpson's paradox? When groups of data are aggregated, an association can get stronger because of a confounding variable. That confounding variable is usually the number of observations in different groups of data. When ...
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 10:42pm by Anonymous

Statistics
Which of the following is an accurate description of Simpson's paradox? When groups of data are aggregated, an association can get stronger because of a confounding variable. That confounding variable is usually the number of observations in different groups of data. When ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 11:07pm by Anonymous

English
Can you please check if these sentences are possible? Thank you. 1) Refer then to the episodes which lead to the abolition of slavery. 2)Lord Henry is a symbol of hedonistic and decadent upper classes, despising the Victorian virtues of work and morals, generally associated ...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 6:17pm by Mike

literature
I have to answer some questions for my english class on the Scarlet Letter, can anyone help with any of these? 1. Chapter 13- What qualities of Hester's seem to be diminishing during these years of wearing the scarlet letter? What causes these changes? 2. Ch. 19- Give examples...
Sunday, August 27, 2006 at 1:32pm by mmmheartbreak

Effects of religon
What are some effects that organized religion has had on society and what are some examples from past and/or present world events that illustrates the examples? religion has caused countless wars in world history. This includes: The Crusades, The 30 years War, The French Wars ...
Thursday, December 7, 2006 at 9:12pm by Jasmine20

English
4. In "The New Colossus," the Statue of Liberty is compared to alan A. European queen. B. mother. C. immigrant D. door 7. Describing the chariot that bears the human soul as "frugal" is an example of A. paradox. B. denotation. C. epiphany. D. realism 9. Who is the speaker in ...
Monday, September 1, 2008 at 9:34pm by Carrie

poetry/ english
4. In "The New Colossus," the Statue of Liberty is compared to alan A. European queen. C. immigrant. B. mother. D. door 7. Describing the chariot that bears the human soul as "frugal" is an example of A. paradox. C. epiphany. B. denotation. D. realism 9. Who is the speaker in ...
Monday, August 25, 2008 at 4:42pm by Carrie

poetry/ english
4. In "The New Colossus," the Statue of Liberty is compared to alan A. European queen. C. immigrant. B. mother. D. door 7. Describing the chariot that bears the human soul as "frugal" is an example of A. paradox. C. epiphany. B. denotation. D. realism 9. Who is the speaker in ...
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at 10:20pm by Carrie

English
I don't understand E.L. Doctorow's essay "Why We Are Infidels". Please help me understand it, because I have to compare and contrast this essay with Salman Rushdie's "Imagine There's No Heaven." Thanks for the help! http://www.thenation.com/doc/20030526/doctorow Here it is, in...
Thursday, July 5, 2007 at 5:16pm by Anonymous

Lesson 4 Poetry, Part 1
1. Walt Whitman’s excerpt from Song of Myself can be considered an expression of A. populism. C. imagism. B. romanticism. my answer D. conventionalism. 2. Which one of the following poems has the rhyme scheme AA BB CC DD . . .? A. “since feeling is first” B. “Misgivings ”my ...
Sunday, January 3, 2010 at 7:11pm by ari

literature
1. Hopkins's use of "seared," "bleared," and "smeared" is an example of A. metaphor. B. assonance. C. simile. D. alliteration. 2. A villanelle is A. a narrative poem written in blank verse. B. a formal poem using extensive repetition. C. a favorite technique of John Donne. D. ...
Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 8:20pm by angie

literary
1. Hopkins’s use of “seared,” “bleared,” and “smeared” is an example of A. metaphor. C. simile. B. assonance. D. alliteration. 2. A villanelle is A. a narrative poem written in blank verse. B. a formal poem using extensive repetition. C. a favorite technique of John Donne. D. ...
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 12:02pm by pucci

Poetry, Part 2
1. Hopkins’s use of “seared,” “bleared,” and “smeared” is an example of A. metaphor. C. simile. B. assonance. D. alliteration. 2. A villanelle is A. a narrative poem written in blank verse. B. a formal poem using extensive repetition. C. a favorite technique of John Donne. D. ...
Monday, December 7, 2009 at 6:16pm by Ari

English
For the past few hours, I've been toiling away at this impossible passage's question set. If anyone can help, I will be forever grateful! :) "And, if I hold the true anatomy of myself, I am delineated and naturally framed to such a piece of virtue,--for I am of a constitution ...
Wednesday, January 2, 2008 at 5:32pm by Jessica

English
For the past few hours, I've been toiling away at this impossible passage's question set. If anyone can help, I will be forever grateful! :) "And, if I hold the true anatomy of myself, I am delineated and naturally framed to such a piece of virtue,--for I am of a constitution ...
Friday, January 4, 2008 at 12:25am by Martin

Western Civilization
1. As expressed in your readings, which of these statements best expresses the crucial paradox of the twentieth century? A. Human life is disregarded as nations seek global security. B. War in the name of liberty leads to tyranny. C. Human life is devalued in exchange for ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at 10:37am by maria

readings in world civilization
Kindly please check my answers. Thanks 1. As expressed in your readings, which of these statements best expresses the crucial paradox of the twentieth century? A. Human life is disregarded as nations seek global security. B. War in the name of liberty leads to tyranny. C. ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:47pm by maria

please revise essay english
Thank you soo much for looking at my question. Can you please revise. The Infamy of Man Two philosophical movement dared to probe the universe for the answer to a question as old as time itself: Is man good or evil? The two groups were absolute opposites with a full array of ...
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 4:18am by Serge

English
Multiple Choice from "When Greek Meets Greek" 1. What can you conclude from the wording of the following text? “One morning Ramkilawansingh (after this, we calling this man Ram) was making a study of the noticeboards along Westbourne Grove what does advertise rooms to let.” (1...
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 11:57pm by derrrrrr

English
5. Sarita's party takes place at night and all the villagers are gathered there. How do these details help make the party a good setting for the stranger to accomplish his goal? (1 point) * He can arrive and escape without people seeing him. * It will take longer for the party...
Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 2:58pm by Leah

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