Greek poetry?

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language

is latin closer to roman or greek??? roman. awesome. thanks :) so did the greek have poetry like the romans did?? (in the mythology days i mean) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a bit more about the family of languages: http://concise.britannica.com/...

Greek poetry?

Did the greeks have poetry in the mythology days?? or was it just the romans. im trying to find another difference bewteen the romans and the greeks in thier glory days..... Both had poetry. The only main difference is the names and possible uses for their gods. The Greeks may...

Core World History

Which is an accurate statement about Greek art and architecture? Greek art and architecture are characterized by asymmetrical, informal designs. Greek art is known for the use of a special purple paint made only in Greece? Greek art and architecture are characterized by order...

Art Help Please!

Why might a college choose to use Greek architectural elements such as columns when designing the central building on campus? A. Greek architecture symbolizes the pursuit of peace and love. B. Greek architecture symbolizes the pursuit of truth and knowledge. C. Greek ...

Greek Origins

From what greek word did the word 'day' originate from (day as in a day of the week)? and what does that greek word mean in greek? I`ve been searching around and I havent found anything :(

Art

Democratic Architecture 1) The Greek temple has often inspired the design of what type of American structure? :Amphitheater. :Colosseum. :Courthouse.*** :Bridge. 2) Why might a college choose to use Greek architectural elements such as columns when designing the central ...

Poetry

how to write poetry? I have a poem, but how do i get it on paper, typed? where do i indent, etc.? basically i need info on the format for poetry

ART PLS HELP

Why might a college choose to use greek architectural elements such as columns The greek temple has often inspired the design of what type of american structure? A. amphitheater B. colosseum C. courthouse***** D. bridge AM I RIGHT?!? PLEASE LET ME KNOW ASAP 2.when designing ...

Art Help!!! Thank you

1.The Greek temple has often inspired the design of what type of American structure? A. amphitheater B. Colosseum C. courthouse D. Bridge Is the answer A?? Thanks in advance 2. Why might a college choose to use Greek architectural elements such as columns when designing the ...

SS-1 question

Through mythology, the Greek people expressed their religious beliefs.**** love of poetry. love of sport. political beliefs.

poetry

i have to write a poem on what i feel poetry is or how i feel about poetry. i don't like to write poetry but i like to read it. what could i compare it to that would make a good poem?

Greek

The Greek base which means to burn is Cla- Path- Sat- Cau(s)-

Greek Origins

From where in the greek language did the word Night originate from?

greek bases

the greek base in the word chronology means: a.life b.pain c.time d.earth i choose c?

math

I'm reading a formula (lots of greek letters) and I see a symbol that looks like a backward six. That doesn't seem to be any greek letter... What is it?

Greek Art

Any helpful sites on the topic below would be appreciated. "Discuss how Greek architecture and its sculpture interweaves to create meaning."

Core World History

Why did independent Greek city-states develop instead of a single state covering the entire Greek peninsula?

AP World History Please Help Me Mrs.Sue

Compare the political structure of Hellenistic Greece to that of the Greek world before 400 B.C.E. What was the function of philosophy in Greek culture? What, according to the authors, were the principles of Greek culture? Define a polis. How did the polis change between 800 ...

greek philosophy and history

Who among the Greek philosophers would be the most influential until modern times? a. Socrates c. Herodotus b. Plato d. Aristotle

Greek

The Greek base HELI- means?

Literature

What is the theme of "Greek Meets Greek

Lasting Influences

What of these Greek achievements was the most contribution to greek culture and explain. Military strategy Art and architecture Literature Drama History Philosophy Government

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 ...

help plz:)

which statement does NOT describe how greek words entered english? a.they have been formed by combining greek elements. b.they have come indirectly by way of latin. c.they have come indirectly by way of german d.they have been borrowed directly from greek writers. i choose d???

art101

1. CheckPoint: Greek and Roman Architecture • Resource: Ch. 15 of A World of Art • Write a summary comparing the characteristics and innovations of each Greek and Roman architecture in 200 to 300 words. • Provide two representative examples of architecture for each Greek...

poetry

can someone please give me good links where i can find poetry to read. i am writing a poem called 'shadows of the past' . and i need to read some good pieces of poetry to get ideas, and ispiration. i don't know what my poem's going to be about, i just know that it has to be a ...

Global/World Ancient History

How did Greek religion shape Ancient Greek's government and society?

vocab

what does the poetry term 'vulgate' mean, I can't find any definition that correlates to poetry

Poetry

Which is has a more powerful expression when used in poetry.... a simile or a metaphor.... Why?

Language Arts

what is free verse poetry? What are all of the examples of poetry?

poetry

what are some similarities and differences between concrete and haiku poetry

poetry

What form of poetry are Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken," and "Saturday Night" by Alden Nowlan? Thanks!

civics

what was the major difference between Greek and Roman democracy? A The Romans elected people to run their govt B The Greeks had everyone who was eligible participate in govt decisions C Roman democracy included everyone while Greek democracy included only free, white men D ...

poetry

what form of poetry is an immortality by ezra pound? and are there any poetic devices throgh out the poem? thankss!

Poetry

Can you tell me one word that would sum up or define the following phrase...."flows easily" ....in relation to poetry....

Greek Art

I have to write an essay on the topic below...would you be able to help me find some sites for it. Thanks "Discuss the role of ancient Greek mythology as evidenced through its art"

English-Poetry

can someone help find "The Dying Eagle" by E.J. Pratt for me i need it for my poetry assignment and give me the site address. plz and ty

English Lit

Write a poetry explication that describes aspects that typify the work of a poet in Twentieth-century to contemporary poetry

poetry

what free web sites can I search for poetry regarding "mexican crossing the boarder and their hardships that go with it? I am in the 4th grade and need this for school.. thank you

poetry

How do you write a List Poetry poem?

poetry

As we find with most songs in poetry

Poetry

As we find with most songs, in poetry

SOCIAL STUDIES

What was a city-state? a.a fortified city and surrounding farmlands***** b. marketplace of ancient Greek cities c.the temple of the goddess Athena d.the part of a Greek city located on a hill

Poetry

I am learning about poetry (meter, verse, and foot). I need a website with audio that can allow me to hear the pronunciations of the syllables if stressed or unstressed. Please help me thank you.

poetry

no one is replying to my post on editing my sonnet. please i need help, it's due tommorow. The subject is also poetry and its a few posts below thanks -mysterychicken

English

Hi, I would like your opinion(s) on this essay that I wrote regarding Greek mythology. Jason Berlinsky Mr. Canzano English 1H 28 February 2007 Women in Greek Mythology

art

Write a summary comparing and contrasting the characteristics of Roman and Greek architecture in 200 to 300 words. Provide examples of architecture from both Greek and Roman culture

poetry

a definition of formal poetry is verse that http://www.answers.com/poetry I think you're after definition #3 here. Then look up "meter" and "verse" -- http://www.answers.com/topic/meter-poetry http://www.answers.com/topic/verse =) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help ...

art

Write a summary comparing the characteristics and innovations of each Greek and Roman architecture in 200 to 300 words. · Provide two representative examples of architecture for each Greek and Roman cultures.

HISTORY

Which of the following is not true about the Greek Bible? it contains 27 documents it’s a document from antiquity it is the only collection of documents produced by the early church it is the canonical Greek Bible of the churc

Humanities

Throughout the Dark Ages Christians believed in a geocentric universe and such was taught as official Church doctrine, as seen in Dante's works, yet this view had come from a Greek (a pagan) who lived a long time ago. Name the Greek.

Social Studies

Which event led most directly to a decline in the political power of ancient Greek city-states in the Mediterranean Sea? A. Fighting between city-states led to the Peloponnese War. B. Alexander the Greek committed the Macedonian army to a costly war campaign in the Middle East...

To SraMcJin

Sra, I want to thank you for all your help on my English poetry. You really are good at poetry. Thank you very much, I really appreciate it:-)LOL

poetry

Can somebody list some poems that is considered as a "Poetry Survivor" (a best poem that relates to the TV show "Survivor"

poetry

In "There is no frigate like a book," the lines "Nor any coursers like a page/of prancing poetry" use meter to show

English essay

how is this for the introductory paragraph: Since the Romans adopted most of the Greek deities, there are many similarities and some differences between the Greek and Roman cultures. Some of the names and characteristics of certain Greek gods can be compared to the Roman gods...

poetry

i need help with soccer poetry

Vocabulary latin and greek

write a word with the latin or greek word parts below. latin root bene, which means "good" with the suffix- diction___________ thanks

History

Which accurately describes Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance by humanist philosophers? a. The use of public baths to inspire communication and spread of news was revived during the Renaissance. b. Greek and Roman ideas about polytheistic religion ...

Thematic poetry

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

poetry

Which one of the following is NOT necessarily an element of good poetry? A. Unique diction b. carefully selevted words c. Rhyming words d. Meaningful content. I chose c is this right?

Social Studies

What two ancient civilizations had the most similar religious beliefs/ A. Greek and Persian B. Roman and Greek C. Chinese and Roman D. Persian and Chinese I pick B is this correct

greek mythology

1.All the following were writers of ancient Greek plays and poetry exept a.Homer b.Sophocles c.Joseph Campbell 2.Chaos gave birth to the following exept a.Uranus(heaven) b.Tartarus(under earth) c.Gaea(earth) 3.Gaea gave birth to the following exept a.mountains b.Pontus(sea) c....

American Literature

Would you describe Langston Hughes’s poetry as modernist in its themes, use of images, and style? Refer to specific examples from Hughes’s poetry to support your answer.

English

i have to put carl sandburg's poetry definitions in thematic statements telling what poem be? it have to be tagged. Poetry is a projection across silence of cadences arranged to break the silence with definite intentions of echoes, syllables, wavelengths. i not get how to tag ...

English

I need help to error free assignment. Sappho born 630 B.C. in Lesbo. She was lyric poet. She wrote poetry that was admired by ancient world. Her poetry work was very personal in nature .She talk about herself, family , daughter and lovers. She also introduces ancient Greece to...

Math 2

I'm having a hard time figuring out this question, " There is only one positive number that satisfies the equation (greek letter phe) - 1 = 1 / (greek letter phe) Based on this definition, find the value of phe." Thanks for the help I really appreciate it.

Math

I'm having a hard time figuring out this question, " There is only one positive number that satisfies the equation (greek letter phe) - 1 = 1 / (greek letter phe) Based on this definition, find the value of phe." Thanks for the help I really appreciate it.

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: ...

English

Can you please check these sentences for me? Thank you very much. 1)As to the content, English Romanticism focused above all on the “individual” as the subject of all meaningful experience and the centre of life and art. 2) The Romantics saw the individual in the solitary ...

English

Can someone help me! The word metaphor comes from the Greek prefix meta-, meaning “across,” and pherein, meaning “to carry.” Which of the following words does not contain the Greek prefix meta-? a. metaphysics b. metamorphosis c. metallic <---- my answer d. metabolism

History

Q1.What does the Greek word "Helene" means? Q2. What is the Greek word which means "great"? Q3. What was the great Temple in Greece? Q4. What did Pythagoras say about the world? Thanks.

Rome - Religion

Does anyone know when and or how Romans converted to Christianity, I know it was years ago,I do know they consumed Greece and the Greek religion around 500 BC renaming most of the greek gods to suit their own, but I do not know when Christianity became widespread and how ...

Greeks

Do you know any webs for Greek famous landscapes? We need one or some right away please. The most famous Greek landscape is the Acropolis in Athens. Also, some of the Greek islands are famous for their landscapes. Check this site for thousands of pictures of Greek landscapes. ...

poetry

The speaker of "The World Is Too Much With Us" is a materialist at heart. in that poem would the correct answer be false. This will give you a really good summary. http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/wordsworth/section4.rhtml Yes, I agree with your "false"

Language Arts

"I am a citizen of the world" is a key line in the story "When Greek Meets Greek." What does this line mean to you? Explain how this line fits the events of this story or another selection in this unit. Include details to support your explanation. Can you guys help me build a ...

English

In my english class we have to right poems and this week we are writing spondaic. What are some examples of spondaic poetry? Also what is a foot in poetry?

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

what is one positive message in the poem "Poetry" by Marianne Moore.. in the begginning of the poem the she says that she "dislikes it", and that there is more importants things. but later she admits that she is interested in poetry. so what would be the message?

mythology

compare homer and virgil Help! i need a few things that compare these two poets. Homer wrote the Odyssey Virgil wrote the Aeneid (sp?) yeah i know but i need more examples. Homepage of the Iliad, Odyssey, and AeneidThe page links together the Iliad, Odyssey, and the Aeneid. It...

Literature

PART A: What is Asimov's main idea in this essay? (Science an the sense of wonder) A- space is best appreciated through poetry B- poetry and science can work together****** C- the universe is more than beauty D- scientific knowledge is always advancing Help please!

poetry-rap

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

Poetry

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

English Poetry

Could someone please explain Charlotte Smith poem "on being cautioned against walking on a headland overlooking the sea" ? or can you tell me where I can get explanations to poetry which I find very difficult to understand. thanks I don't know this poem and cannot find it ...

Music - Beat Poetry

Does anyone know a website for beat poetry music? I'm only looking for the music, so I can write a poem of my own... The ones I've found already have a poet and they require you to buy the CD online :/ Thanks much!

3rd grade math

There are 30 books in a bookcase. The books in the bookcase are all poetry, history, and art books. Ten of the books are art books. There are 6 fewer poetry books than history books. How many poetry books are in the bookcase?

poetry

can you teach me poetry

Social studies

9.advances in science from the scientific revolution were applied to human affairs during the A.industrial revolution B.french revolution C.enlightment (MY ANSWER) D.age of exploration 10.which event led most directly to a decline in the political power of ancient greek city-...

Wisdom poetry

I have to brainstorm a list of themes for wisdom poems, but I am stuck. I know that wisdom poetry has some kind of moral or lesson in it, but what general topics can have that? I just need an example or two to get me going. Thanks in advance :)

Poetry

Im working on poetry at school and I'm suppose to make a limerick. The rhyme scheme is aabba. I'm now just having trouble on the last one. Be my friend, I plead. A friend is all I need. Please be the one that I can trust. Don't ever let our friendship rust. Help?

Social Studies

1.Which Persian emperor was defeated by Athenian forces at the Battle of Marathon? A. Darius** B. Cleisthenes C. Miltiades D. Solon 2.Which Greek historian chronicled the events of the First and Second Persian Wars? A. Plato B. Sophocles C. Thucydides D. Herodotus** 3.Which ...

Humanities

according to some excerpts of homers iliad, I have to argue about one of these points: 1. Hektor best represented the greek ideal of arete. 2. Aias(ajax) best represented the greek ideal of arete and i must include specific examples of their behaviors (as recorded in the text...

Humanities

according to some excerpts of homers iliad, I have to argue about one of these points: 1. Hektor best represented the greek ideal of arete. 2. Aias(ajax) best represented the greek ideal of arete and i must include specific examples of their behaviors (as recorded in the text...

thesis needed

with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing i could get was the ...

English 2

Need help with this-- 'Now you're going to write a "wisdom" poem. Your poem can contain any kind of wisdom that inspires you-- it could even be humorous. Remember that poetry is communication through imagery, so even if the bit of wisdom you've chosen as your base is familiar ...

English

How do you know “Paul Revere’s Ride” is narrative poetry? It is a poem has a setting, characters, and conflict. It is prose that has rhyme and rhythm. It is a poem that uses sound devices. It is prose that has a protagonist and antagonist. I think it's A but I don't ...

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 ...

English (Check)

Indicate which aspects of the Puritan Plain Style (short words, direct statements, and references to ordinary, everyday objects) are displayed by each poetry excerpt. 1. If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were lov'd by wife, then thee. A: Short words and direct ...

history

Scholasticism provides an example of which of the following? the blending of Norse and Christian culture the blending of Greek and Roman architectural styles the blending of Greek and Roman philosophies with Christian ideas the blending of Jewish and Christian ideas is it c

English

Which of the following correctly defines blank verse? A. poetry with no structure or rhyme B. a type of long poem often used for plays C. a type of rhymed poetry Shakespeare uses throughout his plays D. unrhymed verse written in iambic pentameter D?

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