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Art
Ms. Sue, could you please check this part,too? Thank you 1) He explained why he wrote Gomorrah; he did it for the new generations, seeing kids who dream to be a killer, who see in crime the only way of achievement. Boys and girls without hope. He saw his land without a future...

English 125 Introduction to literature
What does the term literature mean to you? What makes something literary in your own mind? If literature means different things to different people, who defines what is and what is not literature? 2.What kind of reading engages/interests you? What about that writing draws you ...

English
Please check. 1. A book published by Harcourt Press, Inc. It was published in 2001. Harcourt Press is located in the city of New York. The title of the book is Medieval Pageant, and the author is John R. Reinhard. Reinhard, John R. Medieval Pageant. New York City: Harcourt, ...

English - 12th grade
Can anyone help me find a short story that parallels my life? I have project where i need to find a short story that is parallel to my life. The short story needs to be British, Scottish, Welsh or Irish. I've looked through countless of short stories but i couldn't find ...

English
What are the literary elements of this poem and what does it mean? Foundations Leopold Staff I built on the sand And it tumbled down, I built on a rock And it tumbled down. Now when I build, I shall begin With the smoke from the chimney.

Spanish
2. Working on the school newspaper and literary magazine are popular extracurricular activities amoung Guatemalan teenagers. -False? 3. The currency of many Spanish-speaking countries contains the images of literary characters, political leaders, and animals from that region...

English
To find the main idea of an informational text, look for A. who wrote the article and what company/universit they are from. B. Why the text was written C. What the author talks a lot about throughout the text D. None of these Which of the folllowing is not one of the three ...

English
A theme is best described as? A. A moral lesson presented in a work of literature B. The central idea or insight about life revealed in a literary work C. The subject of a work of literature D. A series of related events in a literary work I picked B but it siad it was wrong

english
choose two literary devices such as foreshadowing in sense ans sensibility

College Majors?
I am a senior rapidly approaching the end of my high school education. Of course college is on my rader. I plan to go to double-major in journalism and art. I want to get my bachelor's degree in journalism so I can become an editor. I can work this job from home while caring ...

language arts
i need help depicting a poem using literary terms. The poem is Dear Sister and goes: Do not believe what all you read in the papers, Leona, about the strikers being reds. It is true, the Communist Party of New York sent down a truckload of potatoes. You will find them rotted ...

English
I left out the following statements. Thank you very much. 1) All of his works are characterized by his polemical genius, expressed in various literary genres. 2) The first pamphlet to bring Swift fame was the Battle of the Books, where he imagines a battle between the books of...

Literature
When you finish Antigone , you’ll write an essay analyzing the causes and/or effects of an issue, situation, or event in your journal. Your textbook explains the assignment this way: “…you’ll help readers understand an event or situation by explaining Why did it happen...

writing
Can someone help me describe the peruasive appeal of Dr. Kings "I Have a Dream" speech, and refering persuasive devices and literary elements in the answer

World History
4. A major problem in relations between Israel and the Arab states was the a. resettlement of Palestinian refugees b. failure to develop trade agreements c. status of Jerusalem as an open city d. level of influence Great Britain still exercised C 6. The writers of the Beat ...

English
I have starr test in the morning can somebody please explain what the difference between literary and expository writing

English
show your understanding of literary and non-literary prose by citing examples and discussing them. 450 words

English
Could you please check these sentences? Thank you very much, Writeacher. 1) Your paragraphs show a good knowledge of the literary contents. As to the grammar, you are still unsure in the use of tenses and prepositions. 2) As to cohesion, you failed to write an introduction or ...

English
What was Longfellow's literary zeal??

ENG 365 Issues in Literature
I have a summary paper to do that is suppose to be 8-10 pages. The problem that I am having is where to get started. This is what the teacher want us to do. Relate your life in work, social responsibility, and/or individual responsibility to a literary work. What themes do you...

Business And Technical Writing-Proposals and Speci
These are the ones I'm not 100% sure about Ive looked it up in the book and I just not sure please help me. 1.One advantage of topic outlines is that they provide A. topic sentences for your paragraphs. B. new ideas for your outline. C. internal headings for your document. D. ...

English
Writeacher, here is the other question I'd like them to answer. 1) Go over George Orwell's life focusing your attention on those episodes which strengthened his indifference to accepted values and strong-mindedness. (I don’t want students to repeat Orwell’s life but to ...

Literary Composistion
For this essay choose one of the stories from Units 1-7 of your literature lessons. Imagine that you are the author of the story and using first person point of view introduce yourself, your story, and state the theme of your story. Then explain how you (as the author) ...

English-please help!
It must be nice," she said. "It must be very nice. I wish women could do such things." "It ain't the right kind of a life for a woman. Her upper lip raised a little, showing her teeth. "How do you know? How can you tell?" she said. "I don't know, ma'am," he protested. "Of ...

English
It must be nice," she said. "It must be very nice. I wish women could do such things." "It ain't the right kind of a life for a woman. Her upper lip raised a little, showing her teeth. "How do you know? How can you tell?" she said. "I don't know, ma'am," he protested. "Of ...

Short Stories
1.In "Paul's Case," why does Paul go to work early? A. He didn't want to get caught skipping school. B. He liked looking at the pictures in the art gallery. C. He wanted to wrestle with the other boys. D. He didn't want to lose his job. (B) ? 2. Which one of the following ...

english
1.In "Paul's Case," why does Paul go to work early? A. He didn't want to get caught skipping school. B. He liked looking at the pictures in the art gallery. C. He wanted to wrestle with the other boys. D. He didn't want to lose his job. 2. Which one of the following short ...

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) ...

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

english
i want to ask what be thematic statement? it say write 2 or 3 sentences that summarize the theme of the story. It should be the central idea of the story that reflects human nature. literary essay format for theme: Paragraph 1 : Thematic statment. write 2 to 3 sentences that ...

literary
the theme of metaphor could be summed up by which of the following?

English
Writeacher, I think I should also improve a point related to the students' involvement. In particular, the last part should be clarified. Thank you. 1) A focus group, led by the school principal and made up of participating students, the contact person, the participating ...

English
Thank you very much. Here is the second part. Some data are unclear. I hope you can help me. 1) “Focus group” led by the school principal made up of the participating students (or the students involved in the project), the contact person (also: reporting person) , the ...

English
Writeacher, thank you very much for your cooperation. At last, I received part of the project to check. I translated it literally but I think it should be improved since it is too concise. I'd like to know your opinion. Cooperation and Communication among partecipating ...

literary
what are least three elements in the poem that you found interesting or engaging(e.g., form, language, conten, and/or other literary elements).

poetry
I need help on figuring out the type of poem and developing a theme and meaning the themes/meaning is confusing me on some of them “No, Thank You, John” I never said I loved you, John: Why will you tease me day by day, And wax a weariness to think upon With always “do...

Poetry
“Sonnet 30” p. 960 Author: William Shakespeare. Type of Poem: Sonnet. Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: “Casey at the Bat” p.42 Author: Ernest Lawrence Thayer Type of Poem: ______________________ Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: “The Raven” p. 940 Author: ...

Literature & Writing
In Bless Me, Ultima I have some questions about the scenes where Antonio talk with Florence about sin and God in chapter 17. The page numbers are in the 190s in the small book or early 200s in the bigger book. I lots of ideas, but it's nice to have external feedback. 1. Why is...

english
Write a four paragraph literary essay in response to the following question. Be sure to include a thesis statement in your introduction, provide textual evidence in the body paragraphs, and end the essay with a strong conclusion. You may use your books and other notes you have...

English
When writing a literary analysis on a book series, how to you denote the series title differently than the title of an individual book?

ELA
"It is only with the heart that one can see rightly" and my interpretation of this quote is that If you truly believe in yourself, you can make the right decisions. I need help to relate this quote to ROmeo and Juliet with an appropriate literary element.

English
I want a sophisticated transition word for the first paragraph of a literary essay, what should i use?

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...

english
what is mary e. wilkins freeman literary style of writing

English
I PUT THIS UP AND NO ONE HELPED:( what are the literary elements in my poem? i just wrote it i didn't think about that and now i need to find some but all i can see is alliteration. PLEASE HELP All I Want is Us When nothing else remains, I want to know if you’ll stand by my ...

books
stephen crane washington irving henry james theodore dreiser bret harte mary e.wilkins freeman mark twain jack london kate chopin sarah orne jewett herman melville what is the literary style for each author Realism regionalism or Naturalism romanticism

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 ...

english
Could someone check my answers please?From "When Grees 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 ...

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what are the literary elements in my poem? i just wrote it i didn't think about that and now i need to find some but all i can see is alliteration. PLEASE HELP

literary
how do i find the literary device in this poem? Her beam on the waves, I gazed awhile On her cold smile Too cold-too cold for me-\ There pass'd as a shroud A fleecy cloud, And i turned away to thee, Proud Evening Star

ENGLISH-TOPICS OF LITERATURE
This week’s assignment requires that you prepare a reading journal. The reading for the journal is Naguth Mahfouz's "The Lawsuit." In preparing your reading journal, you will be asked to write some responses, summaries, and a précis. Be mindful that the reading journal is ...

Question
Will these clubs below help me get into one of these colleges: 1. Illinois state university school of arts 2. Yale University School of Arts 3. The Illinois Institute of Art — Chicago 9th Grade Club • Epiphany (Literary Magazine) • Heart Club • Helping Hands • QED- (...

English
Could you please check these sentences, please? Thank you. 1) Jane Austen appeared on the literary scene with her novel of manners based on the premise (synonym?) that there is (was?) a vital relationship between manners, social behavior and character. 2) They are usually set ...

author
1. A classic is a literary work a. that is at least 50 years old b. has been commonly recognized as a superior work c. that nobody understands ot likes 2. The write O. Henry is known for his a. endings with an ironic teist b. humor c. stories about the rich 3. F. Scott ...

English (URGENT)
How many paragraphs does a literary review have? This is a writing assignment for Grade 12 English. I need to write literary review on an article I find on the internet. I have an identification paragraph that talks about the author's credentials. Then I have a paragraph that ...

English
Sorry. I forgot to check the last sentences. Thank you very much for your corrections. 1) He then left for Boston where he published his first collection of poems. As these works didn’t bring him any money, he decided to enlist in Army (to enter the Army) where he remained ...

English
Could you please check these sentences on Poe's life? Thank you. 1) List the sounds and the movements made by the following animals: owl, goose... 2)Edgar Allan Poe was born as Edgar Poe in Boston, Massachusetts. He is considered part of the American Romantic Movement and is ...

English 12 Essay
I corrected my grammar errors from my last post. Don't bother checking to see if I got it right or not. My two body paragraphs seems to be a bit long. First idea is his jobs as a reporter/writer for newspapers and magazines. Second idea is his literary influences. Any ...

English 12 Essay
I posted this many times. I just want a list of comments about my essay not criticism (I don't think the things I wrote is wrong. This is what I got from articles. My essay is about the jobs he did and his literary influences. This is my topic of my essay.) People stated my ...

English 12: Research Essay
I'm doing a research paper on Ernest Hemingway. I have to write 1,500 word essay on it. I chose to write about his jobs that helped him gain experience for writing and about his literary influences. I need this for marks. I need people to read it over and what they think about...

English12 (EssayCheck Part 3)
This is part 3 of my essay. Give any feedback. Any suggestions. This peer editing is part of my marks for my essay. Anytime you got can you look over my essay. don't worry about errors I got that cover. Ernest Hemingway had many writers as his literary influences that helped ...

English12 (EssayCheck Part 2)
I know I posted this but, I need suggestions on my essay. I'm going to break this into parts so it doesn't look so long make it easier. Please give me any feedback. I just want to know what you think about it. Don't worry about grammar errors for now. I need this for marks on ...

English12 (EssayCheck Part 1)
I know I posted this but, I need suggestions on my essay. I'm going to break this into parts so it doesn't look so long make it easier. Please give me any feedback. I just want to know what you think about it. Don't worry about grammar errors for now. I need this for marks on ...

English 12
Can someone look over my essay please. Tell me anything that needs changing. Any feedback would be great. Give suggestions if you have any I would really appreciate it. ps: I know it's long: 1,301 words Ernest Hemingway Ernest Hemingway was a great writer who influenced many ...

language arts
What is a good website that would tell me literary facts/vocab, ways to identify it, and the purpose of the literature genre mystery?

literary
What are a few allusions to Oedipus in literature, besides Froid? I can use references from either fiction or non-fiction. Please help I Haven't been able to find anything online

english
what does occassion mean as a literary element

literary
The snake hissed loudly and attacked the rat. what literary term does this use?

english
rite a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you do the following: oEvaluate the literary elements and structural devices in the selected poems and literature. oDescribe images of diverse cultureethnicity, race, class, gender, and ageand stereotyping that exist in the literature...

English
this crime is holy-------what kind of literary device is this?

Science
Do you have an example or format for a science project literary review?

literary
Do many people believe what they do without giving those beliefs critical scrutiny?

english lit
I am writing a paper on "On the Amtrak from boston to new york city" by sherman alexie. I need to detail how the poet used literary conventions and poetic devices such as meter, imagery, and symbolism to communicate the meaning of the poem. I have the imagery and symbolism ...

English
What are some examples of literary devices for irony, foreshadowing and symbols in the story of Alex Rider Scorpia rising \

english help asap
this is my intro to my comparison essay, but i feel like there should be something extra before "an analysis..." but i don't know what i should write. this is what i have so far: Miley Cyrus song “The Climb” is not only one of my favourite songs, but so is Katy Perry’s ...

english
my comparison essay introduction paragraph. can someone help me think of what to wrtie before the "an analysis...." i just need a general idea of what to write because im stuck. here the intro: Miley Cyrus song “The Climb” is not only one of my favourite songs, but so is ...

english
Can somebody help me restate my thesis please. statement for the conclusion. My thesis is: An analysis of the literary devices in Katy Perry " Fireworks" and Miley Cyrus " The Climb" reveals Miley Cyrus creates a better argument for how every person is an exclusive individual ...

English
HELP. How do would you annotate this? and answer the questions under the passage..??? But now, fearing death, all eyes fixed on Charybdis now Scylla snatched six men from our hollow ship, the toughest, strongest hands I had, and glancing backward over the decks, searching for ...

eng 125
Reflecting on this week’s literary readings, as well as your own reading experiences, identify at least one major similarity and one major difference between the forms of the short story and the poem. How do the differences between these literary forms affect how you read ...

literary
I tried to re-write the essay please check it for me again . Thank you Sra Antigone and Whale Rider In the play Antigone by Sophocles and movie whale rider directed by Caro. The two characters are Paikea and Antigone both has similarities in common. Both are considered Heros ...

literary
Thank you Sra and really I appreciate you quick response to my essay, still I have enough time. Thank alot

literary
I have to write a comparative essay please review it for me thank you. Antigone and Whale Rider In the play Antigone by Sophocles and movie whale rider directed by Caro. The two characters are Paikea and Antigone they both have similarities in common .Both are considered Hero...

English
Read the following passage out loud, and then answer questions 5–7. “Its pendulum swung to and fro with a dull, heavy, monotonous clang; and when the minute-hand made the circuit of the face, and the hour was to be stricken, there came from the brazen lungs of the clock a ...

English
Multiple Choice 1. Read the following passage from Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee": "It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of Annabel Lee;– And this maiden she lived with no other thought Than to ...

English
Could you please recommend me a site where students can learn how to write cohesive and grammatically correct paragraphs? They are asked to write ten-line paragraphs on each of the literary and historical topic dealt with in their book but their grammar is very poor and don't ...

English
Thank you very much. However, my first- and second-year students have both a course and an exercise book (with plenty of activities) to complete. The lazy and unmotivated students are those from the fourth and fifth year. They are expected to learn literature. They should be ...

literature
All literature involves some kind of performance which is intended for an audience. Sometimes, however, the performative quality of a work (i.e., the fact that it is being presented to an audience) is more obvious than at others. Drama and poetry, for example, tend to ...

English Lit
how would chartering a royal literary society increase the power of France's Louis XIII and Cardinal Richelieu?

language arts
15 literary devices in chapter 17 of to kill a mockingbird

help please:-)
plagiarism is often times described as: A. An honest mistake B. literary threft C. cheating D. both B & C i got C.Is it right? What do you think?

literary
what literacy device is used in the statement? former indonesian president suharto was sometimes referred to as a puppet master.

literary
Former Indonisean President Suharto was sometimes referred to as a puppet master

Native Americans
What were some of the major achievements in the U.S. during this time period? I know they founded the continents, but I do not know the specifications. Also, were there any major literary movements developed during this period period? Thank You

ENG125
how is the more direct performative aspect of drama and /poetry reflected in these forms? for example, each genre's uses of literary structure, language, technique, and style. How do these literary elements affect your reading experence?

teachers aide curriculum comtent
literary themes understood by all people regardless of their background or the time they live in are (a)universal (b)skill-based(my answer) (c)motivational (d)literature -based what does the curriculum web show? (a)how one theme unites different subjects (my answer) (b)how one...

literary
In your post, summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story.

literary
Is walter mitty a hero or coward?

English
Can you please tell me if the term "overreacher" is appropriate is sentence 4 and if the word choice in the other sentences is correct? I need your help in expressing 5-6. 1) When considering your dissertation there is a link to the theme of the double which we dealt with in ...

English
Could you please check these last few sentences, please? Thank you in advance 1) What did you like most among the various topics we dealt with during your school year? 2) Are you going to continue your study of English at university? 3) Are you going to continue your studies (...

literary
What is the term in literature that describes a story that appeals to kids and adults, but for different reasons. E.g. the original batman series.

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