English- Anyone who has read The Odyssey

posted by Cassie

What is the effect of the epic simile in lines 118-131 of the excerpt from the Odyssey, Part 3?

Sometimes in farmyards when the cows return well-fed from the pasture to the barn, one sees the pens give way before the calves in tumult, breaking through to cluster about their mothers, bumping together bawling.

from the Odyssey, Part 2 [lines 122-126]

A.) tho criticize the lack of loyalty of Odysseus's men
B.) to reveal Odysseus's hurry to go back and free his men
C.) to show how thoroughly Odysseus's men depended on him

I think it is C..?

  1. Cassie

    A.) *to* criticize the lack of loyalty of Odysseus's men

  2. Writeacher

    Where are those calves running? To their moms? Away from their moms?

  3. Damon

    I am placing my bet on C

  4. Stardaisha

    I am 3000% sure that C is the answer.

  5. Anonymous

    ITS A

  6. Ben

    Is it A or C

  7. Haylee

    It's C 10,000%

  8. EYYYYY

    Can confirm c

  9. Kamzi

    Its C. I had this question on my test and I got confused.

  10. ghnk

    C
    B
    C
    1000000000000000000000000000000000000% CORRECT!!!

  11. Jasy

    Ghnk is wrong!!!! I just did the quiz it's c b b the last I'd chied not chided thank you.

  12. Nachelle

    the real answers for this test is
    C
    B
    B

  13. Kelly

    Nachelle, Thanks. you are right!!!

  14. :*

    d
    b
    b

  15. jaf

    It is indeed
    C. To show how thoroughly odysseus men depende on him
    B. Whom
    B. Chide

  16. _ilovepink_24

    yes!!!
    C
    B
    B
    1`00% CORRECT I PROMISE!!

  17. Long-time Connexus User

    ^ the above is correct ^
    (°з°)

  18. Anonymous

    It was
    C.
    B.
    B.
    100%

  19. Google it

    to show how thoroughly Odysseus's...
    whom
    chide

  20. Random

    It is C i just answered the question and it turned out to be C

  21. Ms. Columbia

    yes the real answers are c, b, b

  22. Nolana

    C
    B
    B
    %100

  23. Kat

    Agreed C B B

  24. your local ni g g e r

    cbb is right

  25. Mr.Dicks

    Cut big boob
    ^ ^ ^

  26. Mr.Dicks JR

    CBB

  27. Porn isn't the answer

    CBB = cult big boob

  28. BenBars

    IT IS NOT B IT IS C IDK WHAT U GUYS ARE SAYING

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