I have to right an iambic pentameter poem on a pilgrim such as a plumber or a goat farmer. I've been working on it for days but just came to the assumption that I CAN'T RIGHT POEMS. I've tried using

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I have to right an iambic pentameter poem on a pilgrim such as a plumber or a goat farmer. I've been working on it for days but just came to the assumption that I CAN'T RIGHT POEMS. I've tried using quotes from Dantes inferno and rewording them but it didn't really help since ...

english/poem/writeteacher

Regarding my poem the teacher doesn't want to follow the traditional iambic pentameter. In this case do you think my poem has 10 syllables per line and funny?

English

I'm having a hard time with the meter & feet part of my work today. I just don't really get it. Help me with the practice/study questions? (I put a star by the one's I think are right, but the last few I just have no idea.) What metric foot is represented by this word? ...

English

What is the meter of the following line from “A Sybil” by Rilke? “Her age became too much to say” Im confused and cant find an answer. Iambic pentameter Iambic tetrameter Trochaic pentameter Trochaic tetrameter

english

I really don't understand how to scan a poem for iambic pentameter. Help!!

English

Wild Nights -- Wild Nights! Were I with thee Wild Nights should be Our luxury! Futile -- the Winds -- To a Heart in port -- Done with the Compass -- Done with the Chart! Rowing in Eden -- Ah, the Sea! Might I but moor -- Tonight --In Thee! Which best describes the meter of the...

Language Arts

I need an iambic pentameter poem that sounds like guy has written it. Also to be about school.

Poetry

I need a seven long line iambic pentameter poem. PLEASE HELP...I have no idea how to do this and my teacher will fail me. please please help

Poetry

I need a seven long line iambic pentameter poem describing something. It can be anything. PLEASE HELP...I have no idea how to do this and my teacher will fail me. please please help

english llit

I am still trying to figure out the meter in the poem On the Amtrak from Boston to New York City. Looking at the types of meter I narrowed it down to iambic pentameter and anapestic. I thought the meter was anapestic because of the 2 unaccented syllables followe by 1 accented ...

English

Can you help me understand what 'iambic pentameter' clearly is? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some explanations for you: 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iambic_pentameter 2. http://www.answers.com/topic/iambic-pentameter 3. http://www.tqnyc.org/...

iambic pentameter english

can you please put this poem in iambic pentameter In Winter the water begins to freeze then Spring arrives and the birds begin to sing Summer comes fast as you can feel the chinook breeze Fall fast approches as leaves start falling http://www.answers.com/topic/iambic-...

Literature

I need help with the meter of this poem: Wild Nights -- Wild Nights! Were I with thee Wild Nights should be Our luxury! Futile -- the Winds -- To a Heart in port -- Done with the Compass -- Done with the Chart! Rowing in Eden -- Ah, the Sea! Might I but moor -- Tonight --In ...

Language Arts - Iambic Pentameter

Please help me with the following: Which lines are written in iambic pentameter? Check all that apply. A. The smoke of my own breath B. And what I assume you shall assume C. I never saw a moor D. Yet certain am I of the spot E. And summer's lease hath all too short a date F. ...

American Literature

So for my class, I have to write a poem with these guidlines: 1. You have to include 3 elements of romanticism. 2. It doesn't have to rhyme, but it must have a certain rhythm. 3. You should make it iambic, trochaic, tetrameters, etc... 4. It must be at least 16 lines. How do I...

Math Logic puzzle

A farmer has a goat, a wolf, and a cabbage. He wants to transport all three from one side of a river to the other. He has a boat, but it has only enough room for the farmer and one thing. The wolf willl eat the goat if they are left alone together, and the goat will eat the ...

Poetry

I need to change this poem to an iambic pentameter poem..Please HELP!!!! Love, unconditional, unbreakable, unmistakable . A beating within your heart unstoppable. The realistic magic ever so real, That you cannot explain but only feel. The warmth inside your heart, You feel ...

English/Poetry

Hi! So, I'm learning about Iambic Pentameter in class and i'm very confused. I'm supposed to pick a song and figure out the pentameter. However, I'm not sure if the song I chose, American Pie by Don Mclean, even has one. Like when I look at the first line..."A long long time ...

literature

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 ...

english literature

Is Sonnet 18 written in iambic pentameter

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?

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 i think it's A

literature

which poet, who seems be using iambic pentameter, bends the meter most

Literature

I have been studying Petrarchan sonnets. I have already posted a question on three sonnets I am reading about rhyme scheme and volta. I reviewed the websites given and I also did an internet search of my own on Petrarchan sonnets. I have come to the conclusion that all ...

The rubaiyat

Take one of the verses from "The Rubáiyát" and rewrite it in modern, informal English. Your verses should have a title and be four lines long, written in iambic pentameter, in AABA. The verse I'm using is: "Some for the glories of this world; and some Sigh for the Prophet's ...

Lit.

Okay this poem is making my head hurt! I have to find out its meter and rhyme scheme? I say its a iambic pentameter and made up of slant rhymes? Oh and the metrical variation in the first line is a trouche righttt?? Wild Nights -- Wild Nights! Were I with thee Wild Nights ...

English

Iambic pentameter is often used in _______ a. Plays b. Blank verse*** c. Prose d. Parliament

British Literature

Unrymed iambic pentameter is used in what type of writing? a. a crown b. a sonnet c. novels d. blank verse

college English Lit

Can you help me write EITHER 250-word+ paragraph or 10 lines in iambic pentameter outlining your version of a Faustian bargain?

poetry

true or false iambic pentameter consists of five feet of two syllables,each of which is an uncaacented syllable followed by an accented one

Math

I really need help with unit 5 lesson 14 Equations and inequalities unit test I have been working on this for days but I just don’t get it

English

I have a creative writing assignment due tomorrow and I'm completly stuck. I have to write 15 lines of iambic pentameter about a long life I want to live, a ridiculous life or some parting words for the future. It's supposed to be something written on a tombstone (my teacher ...

Shakespeare

I need help with the meter in Shakespeare's Sonnet 87. I know usually his are iambic pentameter, but with eleven syllables in each line I can't make that work. HELP.

English

Can someone please tell me if this poem is in iambic pentameter? I really don't understand it. Thank you. I love a boy who will never be mine. When he speaks, I don't hear anything else. He is like sunshine on a gloomy day. When he laughs it sounds like he is singing, And when...

english

i have to write a ballad. The 1st and 3rd lines need to be in iambic tetrameter and 2nd and 4th in iambic trimeter. is this right? Today I told my friend about The dream I had one night. “This red rose grew alone In a small lot without sunlight.”

Math

A goat is tethered to a stake in the ground with a 5 m rope. The goat can graze to the full length of the rope a fulll 360 around the stake. How much area does the goat have in which to graze? What would be the figure?

math

i am a farmer he has $100 and he has to buy one hundred animals there is a chicken for $0.50 a goat for 3.50 and a sheep for $5 how many of each animal does he have to buy?

college math

1. A farmer has 1000 acres of land on which corn, wheat, or soybeans can be grown. He also knows that each acre of corn requires 5 days of labor and yields a profit of $20. Each acre of wheat requires 9 days of labor and yields a profit of $40. Each acre of soybeans requires ...

Poetry/Iambic pentameter

I'm supposed to write a poem in iambic pentameter and then scan it (with stressed and unstressed marks). However, I can't seem to figure out where to put the marks over the words / figure out how to do it with syllables. Any help would be appreciated, thanks. http://www....

algebra II

I have been working on this problem for a while and for some reason I don't come up with the answer. a^2+b^2=c^2 I came up with 2square root 5 please tell me if this is correct. In a right triangle, Find the length of the side not given b=1, c=square root 10 thank you.

algebra II

I have been working on this problem for a while and for some reason I don't come up with the answer. a^2+b^2=c^2 I came up with 2square root 5 please tell me if this is correct. In a right triangle, Find the length of the side not given b=1, c=square root 10 thank you.

English

1. Dialectical poetry is poetry that a uses a unique rhyme scheme and meter. b has fourteen lines and uses iambic pentameter. c uses language that is specific to a geographic location. d is based on symbols that represent opposite extremes. 2. Which of these is NOT a main ...

CHEMISTRY

Been trying for days to crack this sure it staring me in the face understand princple just can't work out the one I have been given to do. I have to polymerize CH2=CH-CH-OH with a CH3 under CH next to the OH I need to identify the monomer unit and what type of polymerization ...

English

Can you please check if the word choice is correct and if the words in parentheses are also possible? Thank you in advance. 1)Work out both the poem's rhyme scheme and its metre/rhythm The poem is written in rhyming couplets /in iambic pentameters. Each line consists of (is ...

English

4. Complete the sentences. My answers are with capital 1. ………comfortable standing on stage. 1. Have never been feeling 2. Have ever felt 3. Has never feeling 4. HAVE NEVER FELT 2. The last time I …..in front of a large audience I was tense and worried. 1. Have spoken 2...

science

Sir, the farm I am working had a death in one of the horse which lab has confirmed it as Rabies. We have large number of animals which have been tied with this animal since last few months where as the horse showed sign of pyrexia and died in two days please let us know do we ...

English

Can you please put this into iambic penatmeter: It is the end of time as we know it The end of four years is coming very near It is time to look at my yearbook a bit, It's the yearbook of my past times, so dear Iambic pentameter sounds something like this: da-DA da-DA da-DA da...

Math

A goat is tethered (tied up) to a stake in the ground with a 5 m rope. The goat can graze to the full length of the rope a full 360 around the stake. How much area does the goat have in which to graze?

English- rhyme schemes

What is the rhyme scheme of William Shakespeare's "Full Fathom Five" and "Where the Bee Sucks There Suck I" ? Most of Shakespeare's poems are in iambic pentameter but these two aren't.

Writing

Can Someone comment on how well i did my my poem please. Drive No where to go Nothing to see, I just want to drive, Drive away, you and me. We don’t have to go fast we can go slow there is no first or last, as long as you go. My future with you I have nothing to fear, for ...

English

Can Someone comment on how well i did my my poem please. Drive No where to go Nothing to see, I just want to drive, Drive away, you and me. We don’t have to go fast we can go slow there is no first or last, as long as you go. My future with you I have nothing to fear, for ...

poem by E.E. Cummings

Can someone help me figure out what the meaning of this poem is? It's called "in Just-" and it confuses me. in Just- spring when the world is mud- luscious the little lame balloonman whistles far and wee and eddieandbill come running from marbles and piracies and it's spring ...

Maths

A can do work alone in 15 days whereas B can destroy entire work in 20 days. They are working on alternate days with a working on the first day, B working on the second day, then how many days will work completed?

math

A can do work alone in 15 days whereas B can destroy entire work in 20 days. They are working on alternate days with a working on the first day, B working on the second day, then how many days will work completed?

English

1. He was standing right behind her. 2. He was standing just behind her. 3. I got here right after nine. 4. I got here just after nine. 5. The bus came right on time. 6. The bus came just one time. 7. The bus came exactly on time. ------------------- Are they all grammatical? ...

Scientific Investigation

It's been a while since I've been on Jishka...not many questions these days. How have you all been? Just needed to know what are the major causes for premies? (premature babies) and what can taking drugs have effect on the baby in the womb. I've searched up google but can't ...

ENGLISH-POETRY

NEED HELP WITH WRITING A 10 LINE IAMBIC POEM ABOUT WEATHER AND A 10 LINE TROCHIAC POEM ABOUT A PET

English

Another question regarding the poem Annabel Lee. Can you check my response for me and help me elaborate on the rhythm explanation please; 1. What is the overall tone of the poem? How does the rhythm of the poem affect the tone? my ans: The tone of the poem is passionate and ...

English- I need the title

I have a poem : "When the dark Of a Spring Interrupts, There is one Who will serve". I tried to type the poem in google to find the title but it came up no matches. Could someone please tell me the title of this poem or at least who wrote it?

Geometry

A plumber knows that if you shut off the water at the main valve, it is safe to remove the sink faucet. The plumber turns the main valve to the “Off” position. What conclusion can the plumber make?

poetry

i need help on thinking of a IAMBIC and TROCHAIC poem.

English

I am a preschool teacher who has been observed by the principle who was never been supportive anyway reacently I got her feedback and it was negative due to the fact that she wanted me to use differentiated instructions during and she just observed me during calendar time ...

English

Instructions: Select the incorrect words in the paragraph. I delete the words in capital On the one of the hand, I have really enjoyed working with all of you in this department, but I came to realize I wasn't really happy in this type of work. In TO other than words, it just ...

I CANT FIND THIS POEM

i've been trying to find the poem "Strawberry Fields Forever" by Edwin Morgan on the internet for a few days now and i really need it and i can not find it anywhere. please help!

Speech

Iambic Tetrameter poem with 8 syllables and 2 stanzas with 4 lines each.

math

mrs.blalock tied her goat with a 12-foot rope to a stake in the field.the goat ate a circular area around the stake with a radius the lenght of the rope.what was the area of grass eaten by the goat????

english

Never since the war begins has there been such a week of dramatic and world Shaking events as in the past seven days. Since last sunday when japan attack Americas outposts Without warning the week has been grim. It draw’s to a close with the hole world at war, for their is ...

japan

Never since the war begins has there been such a week of dramatic and world Shaking events as in the past seven days. Since last sunday when japan attack Americas outposts Without warning the week has been grim. It draw’s to a close with the hole world at war, for their is ...

SOCIAL STUDIES

Never since the war begins has there been such a week of dramatic and world Shaking events as in the past seven days. Since last Sunday when japan attack America’s outposts without warning the week has been grim. It draw’s to a close with the hole world at war, for their ...

English

I need help with this homework: Present Perfect vs Present Perfect Progressive: Choose the best answer. (In some sentences, both answers are acceptable.) 1. I’ve never (been making – made ) more than $500 a week. 2. He’s always (wanted - been wanting) to learn how to ...

English

4. In "The New Colossus," the Statue of Liberty is compared to alan A. European queen. B. mother. C. immigrant D. door 7. Describing the chariot that bears the human soul as "frugal" is an example of A. paradox. B. denotation. C. epiphany. D. realism 9. Who is the speaker in ...

ART ( please help)

i have been working one this paper for a few days and i have been struggling with it, I need to write about the elements and principles of the art piece "Polly, Minou and Eon" by Will Barnet. I cannot seem to figure out any of the elements and principles created.. Any Help??

algebra

Plumber chargers $60 an hour. Plumber B chargers $40 to visit your home plus $55 for each hour. for hop many hours will the total cost for each plumber be the same? how much will that cost be? Define your variables: Write a system of equations: solve the system of equation ...

ENGLISH

3. What is the rhyme scheme of the following Anne Bradstreet poem? To Her Father with Some Verses Most truly honored, and as truly dear, If worth in me or ought I do appear, Who can of right better demand the same Than may your worthy self from whom it came? The principal ...

Poem: I Hear America Singing By: Walt Whitman

Could you check this question please? Thanks. 1. What is the significance of the poem? (i.e. what does it mean and what impact does it make on the reader?) Answer: The poem "I Hear America Singing," means that all Americans are working happily at there jobs, and working hard ...

statistics

2. Punkey Electronics, a small manufacturer of electronic research equipment, has approximately 7,000 items in its inventory. They just hired Joe Detail to manage the inventory. Joe has determined that 10% of the items in inventory are A items, 35% are B items and 55% are C ...

English

1. She held out her hand. 2. She extended her hand. --------- Are both the same? Can we use some other expressions instead of 'held out'? 3. It's been such a long time. 4. It's been so lone a time. --------------------------- What does 'It' refer to here? Is #4 correct? 5. He ...

economics

what are the non-monetary benefits of growing tobacco, of working as a plumber's assistant, and of working as a carpenter during the spring and summer and storing travel trailers for a local campground and selling oysters during the fall and winter?

math

1. A farmer has 1000 acres of land on which corn, wheat, or soybeans can be grown. He also knows that each acre of corn requires 5 days of labor and yields a profit of $20. Each acre of wheat requires 9 days of labor and yields a profit of $40. Each acre of soybeans requires ...

english-iambic tetrameter

I have to write two lines of poetry in iambic tetrameter and I am not sure if this is correct or not. Any help would be greatly appreciated! with heavy hearts untwine ourselves yet midnight orbs demand I stay Thank you!

English

Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness! Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun; Conspiring with him how to load and bless With fruit the vines that round the hatch-eaves run; to bend with apples the moss'd cottage-trees, And fill all fruit with ripeness to the core; To swell ...

Math

i am working with completing the square in parabolas and there's this word problem i just cannot solve..a farmer wants to make a rectangular corral along the side of a large barn and has enough materials for 60m of fencing. Only 3 sides must be fenced, since the barn wall will...

chemistry

The disintegration of a radioisotope, such as I-131 to Xe-131, is another example of a first-order reaction. It has a half-life of 8.0 days. I-131 -> Xe-131 + e If you start with 1.40 g I-131, how many grams of I-131 will be left after the following days? 08 days: g, 16 ...

English Poetry Check

3. What is the rhyme scheme of the following Anne Bradstreet poem? To Her Father with Some Verses Most truly honored, and as truly dear, If worth in me or ought I do appear, Who can of right better demand the same Than may your worthy self from whom it came? The principal ...

language arts Ms. Sue please last question

5. Identify the verb in the following sentence. As of next Saturday, Adam will have been gone for ten days. (1 point) will will have will have been will have been gone is the answer "will have been gone"?

english

A poem in the 1930-1960's that relates to "How To Kill A Mockingbird"?I have to write a five paragraph paper discussing how the poem relates to one of the following from To Kill a Mockingbird:themes,social,issues,or a character.I am having major problems finding a poem .The ...

analyzing poem

The Butterfly - Pavel Friedmann He was the last. Truly the last. Such yellowness was bitter and blinding Like the sun’s tear shattered on stone. That was his true colour. And how easily he climbed, and how high, Certainly, climbing, he wanted To kiss the last of my world. I ...

English

I don't understand this poem. Well, I understad the first part until she starts talking about the blood on her sheets and then I am lost. I have to do a presentation where I just talk about what the poem is about and then I have to ask the class some questions about it. I need...

Euclids Algorithm

Sorry this is a really stupid question. Ive been going back to basics and im a bit lost (probably tired so I cant see the obvious) so im working out 87v+38w=d ive done the basics pretty well and have d=1. Now backwards substitution is spinning my head a bit. 11=87-2*38 5=38-3*...

litearture

do you know what's the titile of this poem? (Love is ill suited with peace and rest; Soon and reproaches become in best, Rebuke gives strenght to his tongue and blame Wakes the dull spark to a brighter flame. (this is just the first stanza of the poem because it's very long, ...

CHEM (DrBob222)

I had posted the question to that previous chem question, regarding Mo & V...they said that it should have been correct. What I am thinking that I was missing...must have been that I did not include 4s & then just not fill it. I had excluded it from my electron filling ...

Algebra

It takes 15 men working steadily 4 days to dig the foundation for a new apartment. How many days would it have taken 25 men working at the same rate to dig the foundation? Express your answer as a decimal to the nearest tenth.

English

1. He has been working hard on the farm for three hours. 2. He has worked hard on the farm for three hours. (Which one is correct? Are both OK? Which one is commonly used?) 3. They have known each other since they were 13 years old. 4. They have been knowing each other since ...

Is their a history tutor on Board right now?

I really need help with my homework. On the hand I do appriciate all the other help I have gotten the past other days I have been on the website.My grades have been boosted up all because of the help Ive gotten on here

poetry/ english

4. In "The New Colossus," the Statue of Liberty is compared to alan A. European queen. C. immigrant. B. mother. D. door 7. Describing the chariot that bears the human soul as "frugal" is an example of A. paradox. C. epiphany. B. denotation. D. realism 9. Who is the speaker in ...

English

I`m writing a bio-poem. Is what I wrote below (just one part in the poem) gramaticcaly correct? Who feels that he has been robbed of his faith in God and fellow human beings, exposed to the deepest inhumanity and that life has becomes as black as ‘Night’

poetry/ english

4. In "The New Colossus," the Statue of Liberty is compared to alan A. European queen. C. immigrant. B. mother. D. door 7. Describing the chariot that bears the human soul as "frugal" is an example of A. paradox. C. epiphany. B. denotation. D. realism 9. Who is the speaker in ...

Poetry

please read this poem and tell me how I can inprove it. Thanks! Where have you been I almost forgot you Its been a year or so Since I’ve seen you last Why did you have to come back I was trying to forget you And forget what you did Why bring back the bad memories Can’t you...

Math

So I've been working on solving this system by addition/subtraction and I just can't get the right answer. Her is the system of equations I was given to solve by add/sub: 3x – y = –12 x + 2y = –18

science

WHat branches of science fall under the environmental science umbrella? Go to Wikepedia...very good article on environmental science...they list sub-categories. Depending upon what is being investigated, there are many; such as chemistry, biology, microbiology, engineering, ...

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