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English
Check my answers please?? Match the litter of the author with his or her description. Not all letters will be used. A. William Bradford B. Captain John Smith C. Anne Bradstreet D. Okaudah Equiano E. Thomas Paine F. Thomas Jeffereson 1. I wrote an account of my voyage across ...

English help please
9. The author of "My Brother's Keeper" mainly develops Jamie’s character through his actions *dialogue and thoughts the narrators description other’s reaction to him 10. In "My Brother's Keeper," what does Ted want Jamie to do for him? Give him an alibi at court* Forge ...

Thematic poetry
Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry?

poetry
Find poetic devices on Smith's poem on being caution against walking on an headland overlooking the sea,because it was frequented by a lunatic

Stanger Secondary ex-school
What subjects do u really need to do for art such as Drawing and Poetry...#"compulsory subjects" for these arts. Is it: Physics,pure math,geog,life sciences,mech tech,EGD,mah.lit,BS,history,economics,..​.which ones are needed??? Ain't u shuld be smart in English to b'cum...

poetry
Is "where the light falls like rain" an example of an oxymoron?

poetry
I have to analyze a poem using figure of speeches.. How do i start it. I found all the figure of speeches in the poem. but im not sure how to start my analysis...

English
HIDDEN LESSONS: BY DAVID SUZUKI In spite of the vast expanse of wilderness in this country, most Canadian children grow up in urban settings. In other words, they live in a world conceived, shaped and dominated by people. Even the farms located around cities and towns are ...

Language Arts
Each day, Wyatt created both humorous and touching poetry in his attic room. his attic room both humorous and touching poetry Each day in his attic room

please help asap
can u help and give me feedback please Literary Analysis of Song of Becoming. Song of Becoming by Fadwa Tuqan is talking about growing up. Becoming legends. It’s about what happens after growing up. It starts off with “…they are only boys who used to frolic and play...

english
i need help checking this paper can you please give me feedback Literary Analysis of Song of Becoming. Song of Becoming by Fadwa Tuqan is talking about growing up. Becoming legends. It’s about what happens after growing up. It starts off with “…they are only boys who ...

English
why might an author use a metaphor to enhance the meaning of fiction or poetry? A. to create an image in readers' mind ** B. to represent a larger thought or idea C. to give a story or poem a song-like quality D. to help set the mood of the story or poem

English
10.) "Glory be to God for dappled things-/For skies of couple-color as a brinded cow..." Which of these best describes this excerpt from Gerard Manley Hopkins's "Pied Beauty"? A.) It is an example of sprung rhythm. B.) It is an example of iambic pentameter. C.) It is an ...

English
1. Which of these lines contains the clearest example of dialect in poetry? A.) "I'll get a blessin' wi' the lave..." B.) "By the stream & o'er the mead..." C.) "To such a deep delight 'twould win me..." D.) "But oft, in lonely rooms, and 'mid the din..." 2. Which line from ...

English
I'm writing an essay about poetry. My thesis is how literal language used in poetry create more still and concrete image, while poetry that uses figurative language proves more feeling. I just have no idea how to start my introductory paragraph. What do I first say in the ...

English, pls help ASAP!!
MY answers are below the poems, pls check them for me!!!! Match the category of poetry with the except or poem A. Poetry of place B. Poetry of spirit C. Poetry of nature D. Poetry of family think it is (in order): Poetry of Nature, Poetry of Place, Poetry of Spirit, and Poetry...

literature/poetry
2. What can be concluded about the female character referred to in these lines? "Make one," said Anthony. "Take her for a walk in the park, or a straw ride, or walk home with her from church Chance! Pshaw!" "You don't know the social mill, dad. [ She's part of the stream that ...

English
I have a major poetry test tomorrow and I just wanted to know how to tell apart a blank verse from a free verse. Thanks

English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A. Milton wrote many prose works, but is more famous for poetry. B. In a sequence of sonnets dedicated to his wife Edmund Spenser traced their courtship. C. Sonnets were new to England, when Sir Philip Sidney wrote them. D. When ...

poetry
what is a 14 line poem

Poetry
How many stressed syllables are in this li ne of poetry?? They glided here, they glided there

English
What aspects of Langston Hughes's poetry did people not like in general?

poetry
what is the prose paraphrase of the poem The Unknown Citizen

poetry
does anyone know the prose paraphrase for The Unknown Citizen

Acrostic poetry
Please help on this I can't think of an acrostic poem that has to do on homework pls help!!!!!

poetry
five paragraph eassy about the journey by mary oliver

English
Which sentence is punctuated correctly? A. Milton wrote many prose works, but is more famous for poetry. B. In a sequence of sonnets dedicated to his wife Edmund Spenser traced their courtship. C. Sonnets were new to England, when Sir Philip Sidney wrote them. D. When ...

English
Which statement most accurately contrasts the ideas of different literary periods? A. Anglo-Saxon literature focuses on free will, whereas Renaissance literature suggests that human beings are controlled by fate. B. Literature of the Middle Ages focuses on science, whereas ...

math
a student in Greece discovers a poetry bowl that contains 28% of its original amount of c-14

english
Fire from the Rock is a great book that I would definitely recommend to others. It is set in 1957 Little Rock, Arkansas, a city boiling over racial segregation. Black and white youths are hot blooded and hot tempered, and many adults fan these flames of anger and violence. The...

English Poetry
Define parts of Speech for Jabberwocky I'm on stanza 2 Please check: Beware(v) the(article) Jabberwock(Noun) my (adj) son (noun) The (article) jaws (n) that (pronoun) bite (verb), the(article) claws (noun) that(pronoun) catch (verb) Beware(verb) the(article) Jubjub(adj) bird (...

Poetry/english
Hi- I'm working on Jabberwocky

american Literature check answers part 2
What thought torments the speaker in "The Raven"? The raven has been sent by his greatest enemy. The speaker has wasted his life studying old books. The speaker will never see his beloved Lenore again. The speaker will never understand the books he reads. C In Dickinson's poem...

English
Can someone help me write a simple poem, using the following?: 1 Example of Anaphora 1 Example of Catalogue of Items 1 Strong Image (use at least 10 words) 1 Example of Onomatopoeia 1 Example EACH of Assonance, Alliteration, and Consonance I'd really appreciate anyone that ...

English check
1. Which description fits the limerick about the fellow named Hall? 1)a poem about something funny with five lines. ****** 2)a serious poem without rhyme 3)a love poem with rhymes and rhythm 4)a poem about nature with three lines 2. The rhythm and rhyme patterns of the ...

language arts
in a paragraph compare and contrast two following kinds of poetry haiku, limerick, centret,

English
I need help with these problems 1. Academic writing is defined by conventional forms of writing, such as ________. A. research reports and case studies B. editorials and arguments C. summaries and problems D. prose and poetry 2. Public writing includes ________. A. fliers, ...

Poetry
Can anyone tell me how rhyme scheme helps build the theme of "A Barred Owl"?

Poetry
Can anyone tell me what kind of poem is "A Barred Owl"? Ex. is it a villanelle or a sonnet...? Thank you!!

English
Which statement best describes Haiku poetry? H Haiku includes two or more stanzas of free verse. Haiku includes two or more couplets. Haiku includes both internal and end of the line rhymes. Haiku includes a triplet with a theme from nature. ***

English
What is a key characteristic of a refrain in poetry? imagery alliteration repetition rhyme***

language arts
6. Which best describes rhythm in poetry? A. a beat created by stressed and unstressed syllables B. a repetition of vowel and and consonant sounds at the end of words. C. A repetition of consonant sound at the beginning of words. D. the use of words that imitate sounds Please ...

Language Arts-Poetry
1. Which is the best example of the use of rhyme? A. the beat of the drum B. fresh green grass C. a wild little child*** D. the kindness of strangers 2. which of the following is always true about a haiku? A. it has one three-line stanza B. it has a specific rhyme scheme of ...

Personal Response (Poetry)
Hello, I am practicing personal responses to text, the poem I'm responding is called "When I was one-and twenty" by A.E.Housen. The question I must discuss is : " How does the text suggest that are choices affect the person we become?" I know some of the tutors here are ...

English
What is the name given to a two-line rhyming stanza in poetry? Is a Couplet ? I googled the meaning of couplet, it sounds right. thanks

short story and poetry
what is the two words describing the main character in the piece of string?

english
I need help with finding some poetry devices in the poem: Wordsmith by Susan young. I already have some, but would love a second opinion.

Poetry
What's an example of a couplet?

English Poetry(response to writeacher)
The theme is the theme is thoughts of elderly? And that there is only one life to live so live it well? This poem seems confusing.. it is either really easy and literal or metaphoric.. I need to write a paper on the atmosphere of this poem and I think the atmosphere is lonely(...

poetry
What is the function of the motif of fallen leaves in "Spring and Fall"? A. It promises renewal of the speaker's hopes. B. It points out the child's misunderstanding. C. It sets the autumn scene. D. It conveys a theme of loss and death.

poetry ! help
I'm confused on how to write a sonnet poem. ( I searched for some examples but there just way to confusing) any examples? Thanks:)

World History (Ms. Sue)
Doyou agree with that which I have written for the topic that I was given? Describe the emergence of Romanticism in art and literature, social critisim, and the move away from Classicism in Europe. In the late seventeenth century, an intellectual movement known as the ...

creative writing
1. Poetry that is short in length and focuses on feelings and thoughts of the speaker or narrator is called:(Points : 3) narrative lyric a ballad a haiku 2. What is the rhyme scheme of most limericks?(Points : 3) AABBA ABBBA ABCABC AAAAB 3. Which is true about most narrative ...

English
Sympathy by Paul Laurence Dunbar I KNOW what the caged bird feels, alas! When the sun is bright on the upland slopes; When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass, And the river flows like a stream of glass; When the first bird sings and the first bud opes, And the ...

reading
I KNOW what the caged bird feels, alas! When the sun is bright on the upland slopes; When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass, And the river flows like a stream of glass; When the first bird sings and the first bud opes, And the faint perfume from its chalice ...

English
1. Both Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson were influenced by the Romantics. Choose one of the two poets. Provide at least three ways that he or she reflects Romantic thinking in his or her writing. Then give an example from one of the works that you studied in this unit that ...

poetry
I'm having trouble writing a persona poem. Can someone explain it to me? can i get an example of persona poem? thanks:)

Poetry 1
Which one of the poems you've read uses the words floats, fluttering, and dancing?

math
a poetry class won a $325 prize.the 13 students in the class share the prize equally.how many dollars,d,does each student receive?use the area model to help

English
1. Mattie's first wish came true in 2001. 2. Mattie's first wish was realized in 2001. (Are both the same?) 3. His first poetry book, Heartsongs, came out and became a best-seller. 4. His first poetry book, Heartsongs, was published and became a best-seller. (Are both the same...

HISTORY
1. Discuss the influence of World War I and its aftermath on the arts. Explain what events or experiences inspired artists of all kinds to experiment with new approaches. Then describe the changes that came about in two of the following fields—painting, music, and literature...

reading/poetry
for this assignment i have to write summary for each stanza the poem is Nikki-Rosa by Nikki giovanni my answers Stanza 1-when you remember your childhood you think about your life. stanza 2- white people never talked about happiness and how your mother treated you. stanza 7- ...

Literature
My homework question says: "Write a response to Marianne Moore, describing your response to "Poetry." Cite specific passages from her poem." I understand how to cite specific passages, however, I am having trouble thinking of a way to "respond" to Marianne Moore's poem. Any ...

Literature
My homework questions says: "Write a letter to Marianne Moore, describing your response to "Poetry." Cite specific passages from her poem." I understand how to cite the passage, however, I can't think of how to really "respond" to her poem. Could you maybe help me think of a ...

Poetry Check Please?
In my writing group, we all received something to write a poem about, and a paragraph or so on why we did how we did. I received Depression/Suicidal Thoughts. Suicide Love Letter This is a love letter To my blade Thank you honey For showin me im sane This is my love letter To ...

English 10 - Poetry
Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe What have you learned about the poet that contributes to the type of poetry he writes? Write at a short paragraph including at least one of the following: 1.) Personal Beliefs 2.) Nationality or Ethnicity 3.) Male of Female 4.) Time ...

poetry
Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe What have you learned about the poet that contributes to the type of poetry he writes? Write at a short paragraph including at least one of the following: 1.) Personal Beliefs 2.) Nationality or Ethnicity 3.) Male of Female 4.) Time ...

ENGL essay excerpt edit
can someone edit/ give any feedback on this? Additionally, my essay The Latent Path to Progression demonstrates how creative freedom is necessary in the development of societal contributions that will ultimately lead to its progression. For instance, I present how “I ......

Ed Tech
What is rhyme scheme? A. The stressed and unstressed syllables within a poem. B. A type of poetry that has rhyme, but no rhythm (or, the pattern of lines that rhyme within a poem. C. A poem that has a rhyming meter. D.A poem consisting of ten syllables. Is the answer B?

Ed. Tech
Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry? A. It is the pattern of rhyming lines within a poem. B. It is the underlying message that a poem conveys. C. It is the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem. D. It is the type of poem...

English 11
Not sure: Which of the following phrases best defines rhythm? (1 point) Repeated sounds across lines of poetry my answer a poem's cadence, pace, or ongoing momentum A collection of lines in a poem The regular of irregular rhyme scheme in a poem

English 2
Respond to the following question about the poem "The Alarm Clock" by Mari Evans We generally think that poetry uses more pattern in language than does prose. Pattern is achieved by the organized use of repetitions. It may be repeated beats (rhythm); repeated word sounds (...

Poetry
One difference between the English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its

English
What can you infer about the poet’s attitude about humanity from these lines in “Song of Myself”? These are really the thoughts of all men in all ages and lands, they are not original with me, / If they are not yours as much as mine they are nothing, or next to nothing...

History- Confucius
Question 1 The title Analects best translates as “____.” poems dialogues sayings fables Question 2 Which of the following does not reflect Confucian values: Replacing old traditions with modern values Exploring wisdom within yourself rather than looking for a ...

History
Question 1 The title Analects best translates as “____.” poems dialogues sayings fables Question 2 Which of the following does not reflect Confucian values: Replacing old traditions with modern values Exploring wisdom within yourself rather than looking for a ...

Poetry
As we find with most songs, in poetry

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own ...

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
As we find with most songs, in poetry A. Each couplet must rhyme. B. there's no specific point of view. C. sound and content have equal weight. D. meanings are hidden in imprecise words. I think it's C.

LA
The excerpt is a piece of expository writing, because it contains (1 point) dialogue. poetry. facts and information. fictional characters.

LA one question!!!!!
The word scan originally referred to the act of identifying meter in poetry. What meaning of the word is used in this excerpt from "What Makes Teen Tick?" "The brain of each brother is scanned three times." looked over quickly examined through a detector***** beamrecorded into...

poetry
Poem. DayBreak Q.1 Who does the wind address to? Q2. "The night is gone,"What does the. world 'night' refer to ? Q3. What does the poem describe? Q4. "Not yet! In quiet-lie".What is the meaning of this line? Q5. What does the title of the poem symbolise?

English
14. Read the following lines from Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" And the Raven, never flitting, still is sitting, still is sitting On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door; And his eyes have all the seeming of a demon's that is dreaming, And the lamplight o'er ...

english
places in his life conflicts in his life men in his life can it be his father? people he worked with etc mistakes he made victories he celebrated having kids publishing his poetry/plays elizabethan cultures and traditions that influenced his life and carreer controversies in ...

shakespeare
places in his life can it be where he was born what else conflicts in his life idk women in his life anne hathaway his wife men in his life can it be his fayher and the ppl he owrked with and his publisher children in his life susanna hamnet and judith mistakes he made idk ...

English
Kristen is a prolific writer. She __________ a couple books of poetry and about a hundred short stories. Someday she __________ as famous as Edgar Allen Poe. A. was writing; will be B. has written; would be C. had written; would be D. has written; will be B

LA
In all of recent American history, there has been no worse river flooding than what occurred on the Mississippi River between late June and the middle of August in 1993. Record flooding affected communities from Minnesota to Missouri. Iowa and Illinois joined those states as ...

english-poetry
how do i write a rap about school??

poetry-rap
what can i write a rap about??? its for poetry for homework

poetry
is this a good poem about the hunger games ? 24 tributes from 12 districts 2 kids from each forced to fight to death Only one comes out alive With 23 others dead 24 tributes in total 12 districts in all As punishment for the rebellion Against district 13 Broadcasted on ...

English II B
Need Help Please. A student is thinking about different forums for publishing an editorial. Which of the following would be appropriate? 1.a dramatic reading 2.an anthology 3.a poetry contest 4.a school newspaper

english-poetry
how can i revise this haiku poem? lunch bell rings change clinking in our pockets striving for food

english-poetry
what is a good haiku poem on the school cafeteria?

scholarship essay edit
can someone edit this? Throughout my life’s journey, I have come to attain two true passions - the first one being English studies. Since the very dawn of childhood, I have been known to bleed the calligraphic content of Gary Soto's brilliant poetry and breathe the splendor ...

Language arts help!!
1–6, read the play excerpt below and answer the questions that follow. Jaws of the Water ACT TWO At rise we see DAD, TINA, and MARK rushing in and out of the living room. Each enters carrying important items—such as sleeping bags, rain gear, and gallons of water—sets ...

poetry part 1
which one of the following lines best illustrates personification? a. spring is a dream unsung b. a narrow wind complains all day c. the fog comes on little cat feet d. she floated graceful as a dove. I think b or d

English III
1) Which line from "Totally like whatever, you know?" represents the poet's ability to apply proper use of syntax? (4 points) Even when those sentences aren't, like, questions? You know? That we've just gotten to the point where it's just, like . . .whatever! Where are the ...

English
Why does Allen Ginsberg Refer to Walt Whitman as dear father in his poem A Supermarket in California? Answers are He considers Whitman to be a leader in a her native poetry He considers Whitman wisdom as a poet to be similar to that of a wise paternal figure He considers ...

english
How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms?

English/Literature/Poetry (Writeacher)
Have you read the poem called "Problems With Hurricanes" by Victor Hernández Cruz? If so, could you assist me in answering the questions below? If not, could you possibly read this poem online and help me, anyways? Thank you. 1. What is the author suggesting about how one ...

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