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could anyone confirm/fill in the blanks on these ages? Normal Part of Novel Jay Gatsby – 30? Nick Carraway – 29 Tom – 30 Daisy - 23 Jordan – 23 George - ? Myrtle – mid-thirties? Wolfshiem- 50 Other Parts Gatsby meets Dan Cody – 17 Gatsby meets Daisy - ?

english
what is the significance of the title THE GREAT GATSBY? I really want to know that. There is some irony in putting "great" as a descriptive adjective with Gatsby. Here is a website that may help you. There is a good character description there. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/...

English
What does the green light symbolize in the Great Gatsby when Gatsby vanishes in chapter 1?

english 3
Why does nick think Gatsby is gorgeos in the novel The Great Gatsby?

AP Language and Composition
I am writing a paper on the book The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and my thesis is "In the Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald shows us that material obsession often leads to the decay of ones soul." Does anyone know anywhere i can find sources relating to the Great ...

English
Why does Daisy cry over Gatsby's shirts in the "The Great Gatsby" when he is showing her his house. Is there any significance?

English
Which passage would best reflect Gatsby personality and why ? From the book called Great Gatsby

English
Can someone please help to come up with a thesis statment for the "Great Gatsby" i wanna talk about alluring apperience and Gatsby's quest for the american dream

ENGLISH 11
Could someone please tell me the following for each person in the book THE GREAT GATSBY; -Age, Work, and Major Accomplishment for: Daisy Buchanan, ------Jay Gatsby, & ------Jordan Baker

Reading
The Great Gatsby Movie Discussion Questions? Compare and contrast Gatsby's social class with that of Tom and Daisy Buchanan. How does geography contribute to the definintion of social class in The Great Gatsby? What part of his past is Gatsby trying to recapture? Is he ...

English Essay- The Great Gatsby
I am writing a literary essay about The Great Gatsby. My claim is "money cannot buy you happiness" I am working on the Literary device paragraph right now but I can't seem to find a motif/symbol in the story that can prove my claim. Help please!

english
can you please help me make these sentences better. i was just saying that p diddy and jay gatsby form the the book th great gastby are related because they both lose their father at a young age and are exposed to the scoity around them. P Diddy relates to Gatsby because they ...

English
Hi, i have to write an literary essay for The Great Gatsby and the topic is "IN THE GREAT GATSBY, THE AMERICAN DREAM IS PRESENTED AS A TRAP." Can you give me some advice on how to write it and how to start it with a really nice hook? Our teacher says the hook is very important...

The Great Gatsby
Why did Daisy and Tom spend a year in France? in the great gatsby They wanted their little girl to learn French. There was no reason. Tom’s family bought a house in Paris. i believe the answer is 3?

english
can you please tell me my snetences make sense. this is about the great gatsby. Gatsby tries to reunite with Daisy, expecting their relationship to sustain with the same compassion, affection, and love as before. However, he realizes that Daisy is now married, and she has a ...

English
The Great Gatsby highlights __________. A.the empty materialism that is damaging American society. B.the need for a more even distribution of wealth and resources among the population. C.the belief that there is no country in the world with equal greatness B? F. Scott ...

English
I need to write a dramatic monologue as Jordan from the Great Gatsby. The context is that it is approximately 5 years since Gatsby died and Jordan is talking to Daisy at a golf competition in Chicago. That's all the information I have and it's a grade 12 English assignment. ...

english
i tried my best to coorrect this, but it still sounds wierd. the following paragraph is about the great gatsby, and how many celebrities relate to Gatsby.c can you please suggest ideas and help me make it sound more fluent. thanks!!! P Diddy, Bill Gates, and many other ...

books
In the book "The Great Gatsby" why has Gatsby called off his parties?

THE GREAT GATSBY HELP
In the book, how does Gatsby's flaws and idealism represent the best and the worst about the American Dream?

English
I need some help with point for an essay in English about the great Gatsby. I have a question about development of character or interests, and I don't know how I could write about Gatsby in this idea. I also need the writers style and Fitzgerald's view and tone towards the ...

English
If you were to select one passage from the novel the great gatsby to represent one of the five major characters (gatsby, nick, daisy, tom, or jordan) which passage would best reflect that characters personality and why ?

The Great Gatsby
Hey!! Could anyone please tell me any gatsby quotes that show American dream is a failure? I'M HAVING TROUBLE FINDING ONE AND I NEED IT FOR MY ESSAY thanks

english
Disclose the range of emotions that Jay Gatsby reveals before,during and after his momentous meeting with Daisy Buchanan,a meeting arranged by Nick Carraway at Gatsby's request.[the greats gatsby novel p.79-93]

english
has anyone read the great gatsby

English
What is the book "The Great Gatsby" about?

The Great Gatsby
How does the American dream play a part in the tragedy of Jay Gatsby? Please post your answer and we'll be glad to critique it. does the tradegy occur when gatsby fails to gain all the wealth and power he wants and fails to get daisy and ends up dying Since he isn't "born" to ...

english3
(The Great Gatsby) gatsby stands on the crimson carpet as he learns that tom is in the house. what might the color of the carpet and the placement of his feet mean?

english
what can i make my grabber for an essay I'm doing on the great gatsby?

english
what would be a disillusionment using setting in the Great Gatsby?

English
What is romantic in the novel "The Great Gatsby" that happens between ch. 1-6?

english
what grabber can i make for the essay I'm making for the book the great gatsby?

English
Examples of realization in The Great Gatsby prove money can't buy happiness?

Great Gatsby
Hi can someone summarize this for me? As our existence is fictionalized, certain truths of our inadequacies are revealed. Man is sometimes portrayed as a victim in circumstances beyond his control. Other times he is seen as a perpetrator of events that lead to consequences ...

english
how does the woman have the power to ruin men in the book of the great gatsby and the crucible?

English
I am making a thesis statement on this topic. Jay Gatsby: Hero or Failure? Is Gatsby a heroic figure that can be idolized or is he a warning to the readers? Would this be a good thesis statement? While some people may view Gatsby as unsuccessful because of his tragic flaws, ...

gatsby ENGLISH HELP PLZZ!!
what role does dan cody play in gatsby's development?? plz help the answer is 1 mark for my quiz but my teacher gave me only 1/2 a mark because i wrote "dan cody was the man who gatsby was with after he left home. gatsby worked for dan cody and that is where he made his wealth...

GREAT GATSBY URGENT!!!!!!!!
explain a theme in the great gatsby, multiple paragraphs What theme do you want to explain? Please post your answer here and someone may be able to critique it for you. tragedy and the american dream http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://www.gradesaver.com/classicnotes/...

English
In the novel, "The Great Gatsby", why according to Catherine has Tom not left Daisy to marry Myrtle Wilson? Thank you for your help.

11th grade English
The Book of "The Great Gatsby" Describe the "valley of ashes." What does it look like, and what does it represent?

English
In the Great Gatsby, Why does Nick say that reserving judgements "is a matter of infinite hope?" in the opening chapter?

english
can you please correct this. i compared michael jackson's life to gatsbys from the novel the great gatsby. when i read this out loud it sounded i think it didn't have that contining fluency. please help me make it more fluent! Michael Jackson and Gatsby are both comparable to ...

English
The Novel : The Great Gatsby "The beauty and splendor of Gatsby's parties masked the innate corruption within the heart of the Roaring Twenties. Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character." The assignment is to either agree ...

english
"the exhilarating ripple of her voice was a wild tonic in the rain" the great gatsby, f. scott fitzgerald. what does this quote mean

English
I'm confused. In the Great Gatsby, did Myrtle get killed in Chapter 8 or was that a flashback, or something that Nick just learned of at that time? Thank you

English
in what way does Tom buchanan from chapter 1 and 2 of "the great gatsby" show moral and spiritual decline of the upper class??

English
I need a quote on deceit, adultery affairs and superficial and materialistic views on life in the novel "The Great Gatsby"

English
I'm looking for a short summary of The Great Gatsby that is just a few sentences, but I can only find long ones!

English
Is there any quote on Daisy expressing her being self obbsesiven in the great gatsby? If yes please state it below i cant find any in the book

English
what is the focus of the novel of the great gatsby, whats the writers styles, and his views and tone toward the subject (even if it is himself)

english 4
i need help with a outline about the boook the great gatsby Here are two of the best sites for analysis of literature. http://www.bookrags.com/notes/gat/ http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/

american Literature check answers
What does the "owl-eyed" man discover about Gatsby? He notices that the books in Gatsby's library have not been read. This leads him to believe that Gatsby might be a phony. He discovers documents that reveal that Gatsby is a German spy. He watches the way Gatsby speaks to ...

English
What do you think is a good website which would help me for the great gatsby and hamlet? My Grade 12 english is about to start and I am a 70% student, I don't know how to improve my marks. We have to write essays, unit test on the book which would require us to know the book ...

English
The Great Gatsby-Why doesn't Daisy stop the car for Myrtle? I don't know why she didn't stop. Thanks

Foreign languages
I urgently need to find a very simple and concise summary (intermediate level of English) on the Lost Generation and Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. Thank you.

english
The American Dream in the Great Gatsby through the use of setting? Please write one example. I thought the parties was one.

english
How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"?

English
I am writing an essay about the swimming pool in the Great Gatsby, but my second paragraph does not flow well, can someone give me some suggestions: Here is my thesis:The importance of the swimming pool, which is not described at any length, is its psychological effect on ...

English
Is there any quote in the great gatsby which expresses daisy's self obbsession and her self pride? Please help me, i tried looking the book but couldent find it

English
Can anyone tell me a quote about Myrtle in the Great Gatsby which proves: She is shown to be an attention seeker who tries to make an appearance of being in the upper class by criticizing the lower classes.

ENGLISH 3 ONLINE
How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character?"

English
In The Great Gatsby, I have been assigned a study guide and some of the questions are very hard. One is "Why is the catalog of Gatsby's guests included?" These sites should be of some help. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gatsby/ http://www.antistudy.com/free_book_notes/...

Amer Lit
I am doing a formal paper about the book The Great Gatsby and how the character's American Dreams cause them to have pain when they could have been content with more modest ambitions. Can you look at my introductory paragraph and tell me if I have a good attention grabber and ...

English THE GREAT GATSBY
1. Fitzgerald creates purpose in Chapter 1. What was his purpose and how does he go about doing it? 7. Write a Gatsby-esque sentence. Make it colorful. My sentence is below... does it make sense? Life to some in New York may seem very Gatsbyesque, what with their tall ...

English
Nick finds our that he and Gatsby knew each other from? college the war the stock market college? Gatsby's books in his library are for show. True or False? False?

11th Grade AP English
i have to wright an essay tomorro comparing The Great Gatsby and The Color of Water. Can anyone help me get some ideas/topics on what i should wright about?

The Great Gatsby
i need answers to these ?s below about Great Gatsby.. any of the answers would be nice and ill do anything PLEASE!! Chapters 4-6 ?s In Chapter 5, Gatsby's dream seems to be coming ture. What indications are there, though, that reality cannot satisify his dream? The philosopher...

English
What are some of the differences between old money and new money characters in the great gatsby? Is this distinction important in today's society? Why is the novel narrated from Nick's perspective?

English
I have The Great Gatsby test tomorrow and I'm wondering where can I find some RELEVANT short answer questions (relating to Hamlet, to society and questions about the novel itself).

English
The Great Gatsby Why did daisy and Tom spend a year in France Answer Are They wanted their little girl to learn French There was no reason Tom's family bought a house in Paris Thanks

English 3
Great Gatsby Chapter 1. Why is Nick telling the story? Why is nick "confused and disgusted" at the end of this chapter?

English3
in the Great Gatsby what does summer symbolize

English
How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"? Use specific details and lines from the novel to support your view.

English - Classics
I've been writing a personal response on the Great Gatsby and need some specific examples of how my idea "Money does not equal happiness" or "Money corrupts" is relevant to today/today's society

Art
I left out these last things. Thank you, Writeacher! 1) Can you tell me which is the correct pronunciation of Daisy Buchanan (in the Great Gatsby)? What's the name of the garage owner? (real question) 2) What about the name of the garage owner's wife? Is Gatsby killed by the ...

english
So first off i want to say writing essays are not in my strengths. so i was wondering if someone could read my intro paragraph and critic it. and im suppose to have a thesis statement and iim not sure if i do...? here is the topiic im writing on. The lost generation: Explain ...

english
can you please help me make my three senences advanced. im talking about two ways of becoming rich really fast if yourfrom a middle class family. im writing these senetnces for an essay on the book, "the great gatsby." There are two ways of getting wealthy really quick; the ...

Grade 10 English
i need 3 points of tragedy between the book the Stone carvers and the great gatsby.... i need to write a compasrion essay of tragedy between the two books. please and thank you

English
What books would connect to chapter 7 of the Great Gatsby? I can't seem to connect any books to that chapter. Any ideas?

ENGLISH HELP
Hello there, i need to write an essay fitting the following statement into comparing characters from "Hmalet" and the "Great Gatsby" "one of the chief vices of humanity is the worship of materialism and power over spirituality" The only problem is, i don't know what the quote ...

English
The great gatsby is written in which point of view. 1st person limited 1st person omniscient 3rd person limited My answer is c

American Literature
I am writing a critique for my American Literature class on The Great Gatsby and I am so stuck. I don't know exactly how to prove my thesis. I need four different points. My thesis: Gatsby achieves the American dream by becoming quite successful; however, achieving the ...

english
can you please tell me if these sentences make sense. im talking aboout the book the great gatsby. Change is inevitable to time, however, majority of us deny it. If we lose something in the past that we have admired, we sometimes in future try to replicate it. To look at this ...

Amer Lit
So I posted something like this about my introductory paragraph. I have my conclusion and was wondering if you could tell me if I have a good conclusion with restating my thesis and closing it all up. I will show you my introduct and conclusion so you can compare. Introduction...

american Literature
Matching- Match the character to the description of them. Potential Matches: 1 : Daisy Buchanan 2 : Nick Carraway 3 : Jay Gatsby 4 : George Wilson 5 : Myrtle Wilson : This character is striving for the green light and believes that one can "repeat the past." : This character ...

Literature
Hi, I'm currently reading 'The Great Gatsby' and was wondering if someone could help me understand this passage: "My commutation ticket came back to me with a dark stain from his hand. That anyone should care in this heat whose flush lips he kissed, whose head made damp the ...

Foreign languages
Can you check these two questions, please? 1)Who coined the term Lost Generation? Who were its most representative writers? 2) Can you briefly summarise the plot of Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby.

English
For english class, I have to read a biography/autobiography of an author and then read two of the author's books that have been influenced by their real life. I chose F. Scott Fitzgerald as my author. I want to read The Great Gatsby as one of the books, but I'm not sure which ...

english
what is the definition of acute in the sentence: Her husband, among various physical accomplishments, had been one of the most powerful ends that ever played football at New Haven—a national figure in a way, one of those men who reach such an acute limited excellence at ...

English
Is Gatsby's death due to his deceitful nature?

ENGLISH
I've been given this question for the novel THE GREAT GATSBY and have been stuck on how to answer it for hours. "Boy meets girl...boy loses girl" this novel is merely another love story. to what extentdo you share this opinion of the novel? Im not sure how to structure the ...

english
I would like to know if this would be a good thesis to prove for the novel: The Great Gatsby. Thesis: Nick Carraway as the author has both its advantages, and its disadvantages; Nick begins the novel as an objective character full of honest thoughts, yet as the novel unfolds, ...

Humanities.
Search for F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby and read a sample chapter. Share your impressions of the chapter, especially how it contributes to our discussion of the Humanities.

english 11 honors
in the story the great gatsby how would you explain what the following quote means; There were the same people, or at least the same sort of people.the same profusion of champagne the same many colored, many keyed commotion, but i felt an unpleasantness in the air, a pervading...

English
I really need help with this Essay question and I haven't got a clue. It is to do with Fitzgeralds "The Great Gatsby" please answer before Monday 6th November. Thankyou. here is the question: Through analysis of patterning, examine Fitzgerald's use of symbolism to highlight ...

english
Which version of the American Dream is more realistic, Jay Gatsby or Tom Joad?

english home language literature
What does the opening sentence imply about Gatsby's parties?

English
What does this means? What if what I think is great, really is great. But not as great as something greater?!"

literary
What does my teacher mean by this? So I'm writing an essay on the great gatsby and I told my teacher about it via emai. (I'm doing online school) and this is what he told me... Also, make sure you develop the theme more than merely "mortality." I always tell my students that ...

English
Hi, i would like to ask How was Gatsby killed? He was floating in the swimming pool and George Wilson shot him but where

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