English-Literature

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English

I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.

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 ...

English

Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature. 4.Literature contains ...

English Literature

Hello, I'm a English Literature student. I'm going to make a Project on William Shakespeare and John Milton. As I said, it's an English project, So please suggest me some good topics/title for both the projects. Also please give me some general tips and ideas. Please help, its...

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 ...

literature

if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or what would be correct ...

English

(I just need 2 writer ideas) In the middle of the 19th century, political philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville claimed, "The inhabitants of the United States have...properly speaking, no literature." In other words, de Tocqueville believed that America’s literature was not “...

english

To explore the ___________ , or effect of mythical literature on contemporary literature, a reader should identify key characters, settings, and plots. I am not sure what the "_____" is, I do ot have any options, help please?

English

which of the following statements about american romantic poetry is not true? A)it followed a fixed rhyme scheme B)its themes originated in British literature C)it was influenced by Gothic literature D)it was filled with emotion

english

what is literature and why do we need literature

English

anonymous 3 years ago Which of the following about american romanticism is not true. a. romanticism originated in british literature and migrated to american literature. b. Romanticism valued imagination and emotion over reason and intellect. c. love is the primary theme in ...

English 4

A recurring theme in literature is the transient nature of the world and life. Provide two ways in which this theme is expressed in Anglo-Saxon and medieval literature.

English

dentify the correct sentence. A. My American Literature class starts at 12:30 p.m. B. My Literature class starts at 12:30 p.m. C. My American literature class starts at 12:30 PM. D. My literature class starts at 12:30 p.m. in the afternoon.

literature

what is a literature web? Greta, I imagine that is a reference to using a search tool. If you put "literature web" into a search engine such as Google, you will get a number of sites on various types of literature. I hope this helps. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...

English

I have a prompt for an English essay and it says, "In a well developed composition, identify the character, describe what the character questions about society, and explain why the character's questioning is important to the meaning of literature." It's supposed to be five ...

english literature

i am writing a research paper about JOHN KEATS and his 3 works ( social political religious or any)_ but i didn't find some of the things about him. my question is: WHAT ARE THE SOCIAL POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS CONTRIBUTION OF JOHN KEATS TO THE ENGLISH LITERATURE? or any 3 topic...

English

Thank you very much for your corrections. I stilll need to check these few more sentences. 1) we'll ne analyzing twelve authors belonging to the English literature from 1800 to the beginninig of the twenty-first century. 2) I'll give you literature summaries for you to ...

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

I need help with some literature homework. I need a to identify a baptism scene that's modern. And also how they were affected by the change. Also, need a piece of literature that has reflects or alludes to Shapespeare. Also need an example of when weather has been important ...

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 11

Read the fallowing Papago song. Identify its purpose. "No talking, No talking. The snow is falling. And the wind seems to be blowing backward" a. to inform b. to persuade c. to analyze d. to express Which of these is a feature of early American and colonial literature? a. the ...

history

As American colonists questioned British rule, public discussion focused on topics such as colonial independence and individual rights. In turn, literature from the American Revolutionary period often reflected important political and social themes, including national ...

english

I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. Can you please tell me if these milestones I have chosen would be correct to use: 1-invention and development of printing ...

english

define literature

English

I left out the following two questions. Thank you. 1) Introduce the English Renaissance focusing your attention on their view of nature, of man and their conception of the universal order. What was the literature of the period characterized by? 2)What was Elizabeth I's court ...

english

what is a literary writer? Someone who writes literature? http://www.answers.com/literary Then comes the question of which works are considered literature and which are not. =)

English (MLA Citations)

I need to cite Beowulf from The Norton Anthology of English Literature, but I'm not sure how, as the author is unknown. Here's the general format for MLA citations given by my teacher: Authors. Title of Piece. Title of Book. Edition. Vol. Editors’ Names. Page Numbers. City: ...

English

Need help with introduction: The Medieval Period began in 1066 and lasted until 1485. During this time period many literary works were produced. Many writers used their work to reflect the important events of that era. Most influential to literature of that period were the ...

English / Literature

Choose one archetype that is illustrated by two or more of the stories you have read, and write a brief essay explaining what an archetype is, what archetype you’ve chosen to discuss, and how the archetype is demonstrated in at least two different pieces of literature you’...

english

what is the definition of motivation from literature

ap english

does anyone know of any reference of gluttony in literature? thanks!

English

Can you help me word this question, please? I don't want to sound too wordy!! Thank you very much. Could you possibly download the vocabulary activies on literature and the political election on the computer near the door in teacher's room in a folder you'll call "English"?

Native American Literature

What were some of the types of writing and genres for Native American Literature, that were predominant during the 1600s when there literature was discovered? I think their type of writing was based on naturism, since they were one of nature, but I do no exactly know what ...

English: Children's Literature

I have to write an 8 page essay about Picture Books in Children's Literature. My thesis is: "Children can learn reading and writing from picture books, because it helps the child develop cognitive skills." Can you give me your input on this thesis? And I need suggestions of ...

Literature

I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?

Literature

I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T. pls.help

literature

Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature

Literature

I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.

central texas college

Can somebody help please!!!This is the first time that that I take a literature class, on English II in English and I can really use some help. I am taking English 1302, which is pretty much literature and the teacher told us to define some literacy terms, for example: ...

literature

How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?

British LIterature

What makes "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe an example of pastoral literature?

Literature

What is scope in literature? I've been searching for this forever and I just cannot seem to figure out what it is! Please help!

Literature

The theme of literature is usually stated right at the beginning. T/F? False? I just want to check it. Thank You so much! [:

English Literature

An assignment on sentimental comedy

english

What is the characterizations of the Wanderer in British literature

English

Why are marginalized characters used in literature?

English 11 B

What are some effects of war on literature?

English

What are direct and indirect conflict in literature?

English

What is the relationship between literature and place

english

What is the purpose of a response-to-literature essay

Hspanic Literature

Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>

ENG 125

What does literature offer an individual? What causes people’s perceptions regarding the value of literature to change?

Question (Literature)

Why literature thinks of science in a negative or destructive way? Can someone elaborate on this a bit? I'm not quite understanding it.

literature

i need to know about persia and persian literature...

children's literature

literature can help learn to clarify problems and:

English

Can someone please list the elements of literature?

english literature

Is Sonnet 18 written in iambic pentameter

english

what is 3 or 4 methods used to write about literature

English Literature

what is the difference between a prose and a poem?

English Literature

what is the difference between allegory and eligy?

English

Why is it important for author's to use imagery in literature?

English

compare utopian literature and science fiction!

English Literature

What is the difference between realism and naturalism?

English Literature

What is the purpose of Cantos 26-28 of Dante's Inferno?

english literature

witty characteristics of Touchstone in as you like it

English 4

What are 3 common forms Anglo-Saxon literature?

English help

What is nikki giovannis contributions to American literature?

english literature

what is the significance of the odan tree in africa?

Native American Literature

How are the tensions of the time of Native American literature (Pre-1600) reflected in American literature? I know that Native Americans were the first people to start writing literature, or telling oral stories. They were one of peace and nature. Some of the Americans and ...

6th grade literature

Please explain what does it mean to develop a basic literature element chart? Secondly, what are literary elements?

Literature 10th grade

What is a Specialized form of informal english used by Traesmen among themselves? A boorrowed word which has been made to resemble English has been what??? Threee Major North American Dialects are what??

English

What are some of the famous works in African American literature?

english literature

when did romantic love become the basis for marriage?

english literature

what countries are associated with the origins of romantic lovee as we know it?

English literature

what are the didactic elements of morality play "Everyman"

English literature

Give me information on the evolution of sentimental comedy

english

In what ways has Beowulf influenced British Literature for centuries.

english literature

can you help me comment on this theme please. awe and amazement

english language arts

how frankenstein and gothic literature similar?

English Literature

Explain the significance of the title of the story "Quality"

Literature

iam writting a term paper on the relationship between literature and history but i don't know what to write someone please help me out.your answers are most wlcome.thank you.

English Question

Is there always a type of hero in literature? Just curiousity.

English Literature

Compare my Papa's walta with ana. they are both poems.

English

what does "explain why this character's ... is significant to the meaning of the work of literature" mean?

english literature

Why did Wordsworth use simple diction in "The Solitary Reaper"?

English 12

Does anyone know what book will we be using for poems,short stories and literature in Grade 12?

english literature

can anyone tell me a good example of poem which uses connotation. thanks

English/ Literature

What does "wild card" mean? Choose any literary device?

English Literature

Does anyone know where i can read "Nervous Conditions", by Tsitsi Dangarembga, online?

Ms. Sue

Can you evaluate my answers in my previous "English/Literature Questions" post? Thank you.

English 2

is "The Poetic Interpretation of the Twist" by Cornelius Eady a literature poem ?

English literature

Symbolism of story the white knight by eric nicol

ENGLISH Literature

What remedies did the Danes tried before the arrival of Beowulf? Does any one Know/ This is a good translation of the original -- very readable in today's English: http://lone-star.net/literature/beowulf/ Be sure to read "The Adventure Begins Here" and "Episode 2" -- then let ...

english

1)Why do you think dystopian literature is such a popular trend among today’s young adults? 2)Why do you think fictional utopias always tend to go horribly wrong and become dystopias? 3)Why do you think the fictional survivors of an apocalypse always seem to end up creating ...

psychology(literature review)

I need to write a psychological literature review on a specific area from one of the topics below: -Human Development -Motivation and Emotion -Personality Theories and Therapies -Psychological Disorders What is a literature review and how to write one? Where can I find related...

Literature

Great literature is educational because it A. allows you to simply observe and analyze. B. helps you draw on ideas you already have. C. won't challenge your beliefs. D. teaches rather than entertains. B?

English-Literature

I need help with a list of all characters in Archibald MacLeish's book J.B.. Can anyone help me???Thanks

english

i need a "baptism" scene in literature and how the character was changed after. thank you so much

english

Explain why it is necessary to have the following literary elements in a piece of literature.

English Literature

In Macbeth there are 3 main themes: Gender, The Supernatural, and Ambition. What are 5 examples of each?

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