I had to choose exaggeration and irony examples from The Rape of the Lock I wanted someone to check to make sure I am right ! Are these quotes exaggeration?

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  1. English

    I had to choose exaggeration and irony examples from The Rape of the Lock I wanted someone to check to make sure I am right ! Are these quotes exaggeration? " Then flashed the living lightning from her eyes." "And swells her breast with conquests yet to come, the nymph ...
  2. English - Hyperbole

    what is it used for, and how and why might it appear in literature? its used to make an obvious exaggeration like "to wait an eternity" "Hyperbole is a figure of speech which is an exaggeration. Persons often use expressions such as "I nearly died laughing," "I was hopping mad...
  3. english

    that the alarm,traditionally sounded to avert danger,became the apparent cause of the avalanche is an example of: a)exaggeration b)irony c)personification d)satire e)simile
  4. english

    satirists use which of the follwoing techniques a. ignorance and humor b. exaggeration and irony c. emotion and investigation d. exploration and the scientific method i think it's B
  5. Business

    The use of exaggeration and argument by a seller to convince a buyer to enter into a contract will usually be considered: a. fraud. b. duress. c. puffery. d. undue influence. I am really torn between duress and puffery....while puffery does mean exaggeration I don't think it ...
  6. English

    I had to choose poetic device examples from a poem and these are the lines I chose. I just wanted them to be checked to make sure I am right! Alliteration - Sail south from here over the salt-streams Assonance - Go down to the sea, the home of the gull
  7. critical thinking

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  8. English 3

    Read the following passage from “Coyote v. Acme”: Such injuries sustained by Mr. Coyote have temporarily restricted his ability to make a living in his profession as predator. Mr. Coyote is self-employed and thus not eligible for Workmen’s Compensation. Which of the ...
  9. English

    I need to describe three purposes and three methods of satire. So far I have for purposes are exaggeration, warped logic, and irony. And for methods I have humor, parody, and hyperbole. Do they seem correct?
  10. history

    2. What prompted the establishment of the Articles of Confederation? (1 point) States needed to be sure that they maintained control over their land. Colonies wanted to show Britain that they were an organized union. Delegates thought that the colonies needed to be united. ...
  11. science

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  12. Chemistry

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  13. science plpz help

    what is the purpose of vertical exaggeration?
  14. Physics

    I have to make up my own standardized questions for a project, and I wanted to make sure I did my math right. Can someone please check it? Thanks!! If your mass was 60 kg, the earth’s mass was 6×10^24 kg, the radius of the earth was 6.4×10^6 meters, and the universal ...
  15. Business

    Can someone tell me if these are right The use of exaggeration and argument by a seller to convince a buyer to enter into a contract will usually be considered: a. fraud. b. duress. c. puffery. d. undue influence. Answer C puffery A covenant not to compete will be enforced if ...
  16. Algebra

    My standard-form equation is (x+3)^2+(y+2)^2=4. Do I find the radius by doing the square root of four? I just wanted to check on this. Based on the example in my book, it seemed like this is the way to do this, but I wanted to make sure, because they didn't come right out and ...
  17. History

    In what region of the US were most of the nation's cities located in the 1850s? North** South East West  Which of the following is a reason Southern states seceded from the Union? They wanted to support the Union. They wanted to abolish slavery. They wanted their own flag. ...
  18. English

    1. Make sure you go to bed early. 2. Make sure you play ping-pong with him. 3. Make sure you talk with the person. 4. Make sure you go back home early. 5. Make sure you call your mother. 6. Make sure you send the money to him. 7. Make sure you take a taxi. 8. Make sure you go ...
  19. books

    1. A Conneciticut Yankee is episodic.F 2. Mark Twain never wrote in the.F vernacular 3. The Yankee is very impractical, dreamy person.T 4. Merlin challenges Morgan to a duel.F 5. Morgan is very happy to go on the quest with Sandy.T 6. A Connecticut Yankee uses exaggeration for...
  20. English

    I had to pick a sarcastic quote from A Modest Proposal. I just wanted someone to check it to make sure it sounds sarcastic to them as well. I chose, "I grant this food will be somewhat dear, and therefore very proper for landlords, who, as they have already devoured most of ...
  21. Check My Answer Please

    Why were women fighting for suffrage? A:because they wanted to end abuse toward women B:because they wanted to win the right to vote**** C:because they wanted to gain the right to work D:because they wanted to end women's inequality Completely doing an educated guess right now...
  22. us history

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  23. English/Lit

    I posted this earlier and someone suggested google-I did research various sites but I was wondering if anyone could perhaps check my answers and see if they would be a correct analysis-thank you I have two questions I'm working on for home work-could you check my answers and ...
  24. PreAlgebra

    A combination lock has 10 dials. To open the lock, you must turn the dial right to the first number, left to the second number. What is the probability that you choose the correct combination?
  25. Algebra

    A combination lock has 10 dials. To open the lock, you must turn the dial right to the first number, left to the second number. What is the probability that you choose the correct combination?
  26. english multiple choice

    The crowd washed back sudden, and then broke all apart, and went tearing off every which way, and Buck Harkness he heeled it after them, looking tolerable cheap. I could 'a' stayed if I wanted to, but I didn't want to. Huck's words "but I didn't want to" are an example of: (A...
  27. english

    we are reading the scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne. can you please tell me why Arthur Dimmesdale is the greatest sinner in the book and give examples and quotes (for quotes include what chapter it was found in) thanks! You should go to www.sparknotes.com/lit and read the...
  28. Literature

    Need help with this: 'Much of the writing in Animal Farm uses dramatic or situational irony to make a point. List 3 examples of dramatic or situational irony and then state whata is really meant in the passage or what actually happens in the plot.' Please help Thanks -MC
  29. chemistry-check answer

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  30. English

    I'm looking for three examples (quotes would be a big help) of the following three traits that Ralph displays: Courage Rationality Strong-will Any quotes and examples from the book are INCREDIBLY APPRECIATED. Essay due tomorrow and I cannot think of examples for Ralph in my ...
  31. Health. Check my answers please

    Can someone please check my answers. 1. Violence resulting in the death of another person is called A. Bullying B. Homicide C. Conflict D. Rape 2. Using the excitement of violence to keep video games users playing their games is an example of which risk factor? A. Poverty B. ...
  32. English

    I have to answer these questions but i am confused...please help :) As flies to the wanton boys are we to the gods; they kill us for sport Metaphor Personification Hyperbole Litotes None of these I do not understand the sentence itself :( I wish I had a million dollars right ...
  33. Social Studies

    What prompted the establishment of the Articles of Confederation? States needed to be sure that they maintained control over their land. Colonies wanted to show Britain that they were an organized union.***** Delegates thought that the colonies needed to be united. Leaders ...
  34. English

    List three examples of dramatic or situational irony in Animal Farm, then state what is really meant in the passage or what actually happens in the plot. Dramatic irony: 1. Some characters in the book Believe Boxer was taken to the hospital, and died there peacefully. What ...
  35. Health (Ms. Sue)

    Describe three facts about sexual assault and rape. A: A fact about sexual assault and rape is that, while some people believe that sexual assault and rape are committed by strangers, about 80 percent of victims of sexual assault and rape know of their attacker's identity. ...
  36. English

    I need help with this question. I just don't understand what it's asking me. Could someone tell me how I should start it, please? Thank you! Writers often communicate their themes by building clues into the story. Choose one story from Collection 4 and show how the author uses...
  37. Spanish-Please check SraJMcGin

    Hi, I redid some of the answers as suggested yesterday from someone who responded to my post. Could you please see if I did them correctly-Thank you- I made the corrections-someone yesterday redid a question but the questions shouldn't be redone-that's my homework-the answers ...
  38. Math

    The lock is numbered from 0 to 49. Each combination uses three numbers in a right, left, right pattern. Find the total number of possible combinations for the lock.
  39. English

    Please Check my answers for Chapter 16 of the scarlet letter The narrator hints in the first paragraph that A.Hester's sin is not unique in the community B.The minister is concerned about causing a scandal c.Any interference from Chillingworth would be cleverly concealed D.The...
  40. English

    Question: Much of the writing in Animal Farm uses verbal irony or situational irony to make a point. List three examples of verbal or situational irony and then state what is really meant in the passage or what actually happens in the plot. Answer: Animal Farm is a novel full ...
  41. Accounting

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  42. History

    1) As a result of the Spanish American War, the US gained control of what country? A ) Cuba B) Puerto Rico. C) Spain D) Hawaii My Answer ~B 2) "Yellow Journalism" during the late 19th century was marked by A) Sensational headlines B) Exaggeration C) Not relying on facts D) All...
  43. Criminal Justice

    Can someone help me find the average punishment for forcible rape in the United States? I know most of it is based on a state level, but I'm having a hard time finding any general information. I need to know the current punishment for rape. Please help :)
  44. math(check answers please)

    hi please check my math answers i only have 2 for now i just wanted to make sure i had the right idea. sarah is making her own halloween costume.The costume requires 2 5/8 yards of materials.Write the number of yards needed for sarahs halloween costume as an improper fraction...
  45. english

    Is this examples of Irony and Juxtaposition? In that three foot pile now-irony one earthquake in Alaska, seventeen American soldiers- juxtaposition
  46. Chemistry conversions check

    I'm sooooooo not sure if I'm doing this right, but can someone check it please? Thanks :)) 5) Determine the mass in grams of 3.01 x 10^23 atoms of Cl (element) I got 17.5 grams...is this right?
  47. english

    Read this excerpt from Alexander Pope's The Rape of Lock "No common weapons in their hands are found/ Like gods they fight l, nor dead a mortal wound.../ See, fierce Belinda on the Baron flies/ With more than usual lightning in her eyes..." This account of the conflict between...
  48. English

    What techniques does pope use to weave humor into the poem “the rape of the lock”? Explain why the techniques are humurous.
  49. third grade math

    how do you check addition problems by adding up? Let's use this addition problem as an example. 21 35 ___ First you add 1 + 5. To check your work, add up, 5 + 1. If you have a column of numbers and you go down each column to add them together, that's normal, right? 36 95 15 ...
  50. Algebra

    Evaluate log36(1/6) I believe the answer is -.5 but I just wanted to check to make sure I was doing this correctly. Thank you!
  51. art

    Which of the following would be appropriate criteria for analyzing this piece if art? Answer choices below: A: ability in predicting fashion trends B: creating abstract imagery using exaggeration of proportion C: using warm colors to create mood D: capturing an accurate ...
  52. Art

    Which of the following would be appropriate criteria for analyzing this piece if art? Answer choices below: A: ability in predicting fashion trends B: creating abstract imagery using exaggeration of proportion C: using warm colors to create mood D: capturing an accurate ...
  53. ENGLISH

    Insert articles in the following sentences whenever required: 5 i Scientists are now beginning to worry about contamination of entire solar system. ii People often say that writer’s life is unimportant and all that matters is in books. That is usually exaggeration. iii In ...
  54. English 1

    I have to write an essasy about "The Man to Send Rain Cloids" and "The Rules of the Game". In my essay I have to identify 3 examples of cultural differences creating conflict. For each of the 3 examples, I have to point out how it helped to create an understanding and a deeper...
  55. English

    I have two questions I'm working on for home work-could you check my answers and advise me the direction I should go-if they're right or wrong??Thank you In the poem "Rape," Adrienne Rich uses the word "machine" instead "typewriter" whenever she describes the policeman taking ...
  56. English

    Analogies 1.Advent:arrival::exaggeration:____ 2.Allude:hint::____:self evident I need help making similies i don't quite understand how to do them. Metaphors 1.Leaping with laughter 2.Life has a tendency to come back and bite you in the rear Idioms 1.A slap on the wrist 2.A ...
  57. Quick ? Geography check

    Is Nicaragua a latin american country? I think so, but I just wanted to make sure.
  58. literature

    I have to write a term paper using examples from the text oedipus and discuss and analyze the literart devices of symbolism and irony in the play. I must discuss how these devices help develop on the motifs sophocles utilized in his work. I have started to brain storm and came...
  59. Algebra

    Suppose a triangle has angles A,B, and C. Angle C is the right angle. Find the measures of the other sides to the nearest whole number. < means angle symbol. 1.BC=9,m<B=72 degrees I got angle AB=28 and angle AC=29 To solve these problems you find either the sine, cosine...
  60. british literature

    Dramatic irony occurs when a reader or an audience notices something that a character in the story or play does not know.what would the dramatic irony be in Twelfth Night,at least two examples for my essay.
  61. about jiskha/ math

    I had a dumb question awhile ago I had submitted a question ( Ted bought four lawn chairs for $ 22 each a pinic table for $ 212 and an umbrella for $85) etc anyways I had wanted someone to check my answer which they did , however I lost my paper Is there away to retrieve my ...
  62. English

    What role, according to Dessner, does irony play in the story A&P by John Updikes? What levels of irony are at work in the story? For example, what does he identify as " charming irony" as compare to " deeper irony"? Explain
  63. 7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please

    4. In the phrase, "the grim-faced Yankee principal," how is the word "Yankee" an example of semantic slanting? (1 point) It is used with a negative connotation. It is an exaggeration. It presents a vivid image. Is the answer: It is used with a negative connotation.
  64. social studies 8th

    1. What was the cause of American leaders’ initial refusal to enter World War I? (1 point) They wanted to maintain the country’s isolationist policy.*** They were not certain the country had the resources to fight. The United States did not wish to side with the British. ...
  65. fluid

    1. A vertical seawater lock is 4m wide and 2m high. The water level is 2 m above the base of the lock on one side, there being no water on the other side. The mass of the lock is 2.5 t and the coefficient of friction between the lock and the slides is 0.25. Determine the force...
  66. Math

    Describe two ways to determine the larger of two fractions. A. Compare fractions by writing fractions as mixed numbers B. Compare fractions with the same denominator by comparing the numerators and compare fractions with different denominators by writing fractions as ...
  67. Pre-calculus

    I want to make sure this is right. the inverse of f(x)=(-3x+2)/(2x-1) I got f^-1(x)=(x-2)/(2x-3). if its right how do i check the answer to see if it is right. also would the domain of f be D=all real numbers except 1/2. And I do not know how to get the range for f^-1
  68. English

    Before you leave, make sure to lock the door. 1. - Of course, I will. 2. - Sure, I will. 3. - OK, I will. 4. - I know, Mom. 5. - I see, Mom. (Are the answers all correct and natural?)
  69. English

    Choose the best answer. Which sentence would make the best opening for a speech arguing for more nutritious school lunches? A.) Many students dislike the current lunch menus, and I feel they should be changed.******************************** B.) Evidence from a number of ...
  70. English

    http://www.lausd.k12.ca.us/lausd/resources/Literary.Terms.2.html#Irony http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/irony.html Two really good explanations of the term "irony" -- with examples. =) Can Someone please explain to me the meening and diffence of irony and coincidence ...
  71. Social Studies

    Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? ---------- Because the king of England wanted them to explore new land. They had a competition with France on who gets the most land. They wanted to get away from the Church of England. They wanted to spread their own ...
  72. Social Studies

    Why did the English establish colonies in the Americas? ---------- Because the king of England wanted them to explore new land. They had a competition with France on who gets the most land. They wanted to get away from the Church of England. They wanted to spread their own ...
  73. English

    Well in english we have to write an essay which deals with dramatic irony between two stories. The stories are One thousand dollars and by the waters of babylon. WEll my teacher said to make it a compare and contrast essay and im not sure how to find the simularities of the ...
  74. Literature

    Can someone tell me if my statement below is correct? I have to write a paper on The Lottery comparing and constrasting the theme and style. I am not sure if my themes and styles are correct or if I have them mixed up. I have trouble with picking out the themes and styles. I ...
  75. English

    1. Lock the door. 2. Lock the door, will you? 3. Will you lock the door? 4. Would you lock the door? 5. Would you lock the door, please? 6. Would like to lock to the door, please? ---------------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Is #2 a polite one? Or can we use #2...
  76. Finance

    If the forecast is 400 payments a day to a lock box with average payment of $2,000 and the bank's charge for operating is $.40 a check and the interest rate is .015 percent a day, what minimum reduction in the time to collect and process each check is needed to justify use of ...
  77. Math Check

    i wanted to make sure that both functions are the same. y = 2 sin (4x + pi) +3 = y = 2 sin 4 ((x) + (pi/4)) + 3
  78. Art ASAP Please!!

    I need a 100 in this quiz Which of the following would be appropriate criteria for analyzing this piece if art? Answer choices below: A: ability in predicting fashion trends B: creating abstract imagery using exaggeration of proportion C: using warm colors to create mood D: ...
  79. English

    Choose the best word to describe labyrinths ...His clothes were in tatters, as if he had sailed through labyrinths of coral. A) Circular tunnels B) Blind alleys*** C) Colorful palaces D) Tide pools A labyrinth is a maze right? So is it B, blind alleys. Can someone please check...
  80. English

    So I am answering some questions regarding the motifs of Macbeth. I was wondering if the quotes I have chosen are the right choices for each motif. I'm supposed to find quotes from the closing lines of Malcolm after killing Macbeth 1. Fair is foul and foul is fair (Not really ...
  81. Foreign Language (Spanish)

    Can someone please check my answers? These are Direct and Indirect object pronouns practice problems I'm doing and I wanted to make sure I'm doing them right. Thanks a bunch!:) 1.) We want to buy a house for you. My answer: Queremos comprar una casa para usted. 2.) She bought ...
  82. Chemistry

    Did I do these right? Can someone let me know if I did them correctly? I had someone help me with the problems but know I want to make sure their the right answers? 1. Methane burns in oxygen according to the following equation: CH4 + 2O2 ----> CO2 + 2H2O What is the mass ...
  83. college essay

    Hi i posted a part of my essay this morning and your comments really helped but i guess i forgot to you the guidelines of the essay. the colleges give three questions to answers and i'm suposed to anwer them all in only 1000 words all together, not each. so even if i wanted ...
  84. Geography

    Analyzing a Political Cartoon Political cartoons are drawings that express a point of view. They generally show public figures, political events, or social or economic situations. The cartoonist may use symbols, labels, captions, or exaggeration to make a point. To analyze a ...
  85. maths

    i need to come up with 3 examples of an equal chance of something happening. these are the examples i have thought of but don`t know if they are right. 1/flipping a coin 2/coloured counters out of a bag 3/rolling a dice. please could someone tell me if they are right or wrong ...
  86. US History

    1) How did England's preoccupation with its civil war affect the colonies a)They were forced to support the king b)They were left alone c)They developed ties to France d)They started to produce manufactured goods can't find this info, A & D seems right, if I had to choose I ...
  87. algebra1

    im just checking to make sure i did my problems right before tomorrow i had to simplify 6 sq.root2 devided by sq.root3. I came up with 2 sq.root6 is this done right?
  88. English

    Which of the following lines from "Wanted: A Town Without a Crazy" uses irony to create a comic effect? a. "After handling in my resignation and leaving, I had heard no new of Hilmi Bey again. But the Hilmi Bey I knew was a very serious-minded, sober man." b. "They say the ...
  89. Math Check

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  90. chemistry check my answer

    In an acid base titration 32.5 ml of sodium hydroxide were neautralized by 17.6 ml of 0.180 mol/l sulfuric acid. Calculate the concentration of the sodium hydroxide. I asked this question earlier but i wanted to make sure i got the right answer My answer: 0.36 mol/L is this ...
  91. English - To Ms. Sue

    The teacher wants us to express our answer to this question in a quote, then underneath that, she wants us to tell what we mean by it. I have expressed what I mean, but I just can't turn these into quotes. What would be two advantages of being immortal, and two disadvantages ...
  92. Grammar

    Which of the following sentences displays an INCORRECT use of interjections? A.No, I have not told Laura about the surprise! B.Great! I will make a reservation for the restaurant right away. C.Well, now that I think about it, maybe we should choose another date for the dinner...
  93. Social Studies

    The ideas of montesquieu, a French writer, influenced the fouding fathers to create a government where no person or part has too much power. Why did this idea appeal to the Founding Fathers? a) They had experience the rule of a tyrant. b) They liked the way Louis Xvi governed ...
  94. english

    What is the value of life? pelase help I need to write 5 pages on this Although this is morbid, why don't you try from the approach of "do you want to die?" If you reply no, then write why not. If so, well, I think you need to go to a counselor. no I suggest you take three to ...
  95. English

    Read the passage. Choose the best way to rewrite the words in quotes. If the words are already correct, select "no change." Do you know what you "wanted" to become when you grow up? In the past, I "think" I "wished" to be a psychologist. I still "am respecting" people who ...
  96. am i right?

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  97. English

    Read this excerpt from Alexander Pope's The Rape of Lock "No common weapons in their hands are found/ Like gods they fight l, nor dead a mortal wound.../ See, fierce Belinda on the Baron flies/ With more than usual lightning in her eyes..." This account of the conflict between...
  98. English (Check Answers)

    8. Why does Gwendolen always travel with her diary? She believes people should always have something sensational to read on the train. She is hoping to write a three-volume novel based on her life. She wants to be ready if she has to prove an event took place. She wants to ...
  99. Alg 2

    Ok heres another factoring that I need someone to check Problem: -x^3 + 27 -(x^3 - 3^3) So I moved the positive and found out what cubed would make 27 Using the forumla: (a-b)(a^2+ab+b^2) -(x-3) (x^2 + 3x + 9) Right? Or did I make a mistake?
  100. Math

    Ok heres another factoring that I need someone to check Problem: -x^3 + 27 -(x^3 - 3^3) So I moved the positive and found out what cubed would make 27 Using the forumla: (a-b)(a^2+ab+b^2) -(x-3) (x^2 + 3x + 9) Right? Or did I make a mistake?
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