onomatopoeia

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onomatopoeia

This should be relavantly easy and yet,i'm still blank! I just need a couple of examples of sounds in the city and the country in onomatopoeia form. (it's for 2 onomatopia poems,one incity,one in country)

Poetry question

Poems that use onomatopoeia arouse the sense of: sound, touch, smell or sight? Doesn't poems that use onomatopoeia ariuse the sense of sound? I think that it is sound. It is a word that is used to create a sound effect. for example sizzle, snap sorry- I mispelled the word ...

Language

Which of the following is an example of onomatopoeia? A puddle a jump puddle splosh•• Jump in and slide Umbrella umbrella umbrella umbrella Bumbershoot barrel of rain What is the onomatopoeia describing? The amount of rain The sound of someone jumping in a puddle•• The...

english

It SHUSHES It hushes The loudness in the road. It flitter-twitters, And laughs away from me. It laughs a lovely whiteness, And whitely whirls away, To be Some otherwhere, Still white as milk or shirts, So beautiful it hurts. Does the poet’s use of onomatopoeia create a ...

English

1) The tea was cold, the fire was dead; What figurative language is this? A)assonance Eliminate B)onomatopoeia C)alliteration D)internal rhyme 2) Which stylistic or literary device is used in the line: ‘Sick with a fear that had no form? A)simile and metaphor Eliminate B)...

L.A

Onomatopoeia: The rusty spigot sputters, utters a splutter,spatters a smattering of drops, gashes wider, slash, spatters, scatters,spurts, finally stops sputtering and plash! gushes rushes splashes clear water dashes. What is happening in ''onomatopoeia''? A rusty faucet ...

L.A

What is the effect of onomatopoeia in a poem?

English

Is "brittle" an onomatopoeia?

writing

What is a example of a onomatopoeia for a butterfly?

englsih

in the poem the sloth by theodore roethke is there any personification, alliteration, imagery or onomatopoeia

Vocabulary

My sister thinks she is psychic. She says she has ESPN. A. Irony B. Onomatopoeia C. Pun D. Malapropism D?

English-Poetry

do you know any bird poems that have alliteration, personification, imagery, hyperbole, and onomatopoeia?? please help!!!!

English

Is there euphony, cacophony, onomatopoeia in the poem Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou? Examples are needed.

English

The words hum and ham are examples of which sound device? A. onomatopoeia B. consonance C. assonance D. alliteration A?

Lit.

In Derek Walcott's poem 52 the reference to the trenches of Agincourt, France is what? Is it a metaphor, allusion, personification, or onomatopoeia?

Vocab

I’m excited about my vacation. The beach has been calling my name. A. Personification B. Irony C. Hyperbole D. Onomatopoeia A??

English

In “Summer,” the word buzzin is an example of which of the following sound devices? A. alliteration B. assonance C. onomatopoeia D. consonance C?

english

Explain how rhythm, rhyme, and other sound effects,alliteration, assonance, onomatopoeia,can contribute to a poem's mood.

English

Which of the following is the repetition of consonants as in hip and hop? A. assonance B. consonance C. alliteration D. onomatopoeia I am putting B, Do you agree with my answer?

English

Which sound device does this phrase demonstrate? cruel cackles of crazed crones A. consonance B. assonance C. alliteration D. onomatopoeia C?

english

He got it and he wore it and he tore it and he patched it, Which stylistic device is found in line 36? A) allusion B) inversion C) onomatopoeia D) repetition

Language arts

Her many hands reach out to us. Her many tongues are garrulous. These lines make use of A. Aliteration B. onomatopoeia C. Simile D. Personification

English

According to Safire, all the following words are usual examples of onomatopoeia except: A. hiss B. babble C. buzz D. chaos D?

Literature

Need help with this: Explain how rhyme, rhythm, and other sound effects such as alliteration, assonance, and onomatopoeia can contribute to a poem's mood. Thanks -MC

english

when describing a deserted place how can you use onomatopoeia to biuld up the tension and make it fun for the reader? please give some examples thank you

poetry

what are some possible nature poems with a rhyme scheme of AAAA or AABB or ABAB or ABCB WITH alliteration,metaphor,onomatopoeia,personification,and simile

English

“…you spoke Spanish formal as your father, the judge without a courtroom.” This quote shows what figurative language? A. metaphor B. simile C. personification D. onomatopoeia B?

English literature

From the poem the slave's dream please give one example for each of the following poetic techniques:simile,metaphor,alliteration,personification and onomatopoeia

English

The poetic device used in the line below is and example of ______. "For the moon never beams without bringing me dreams" internal rhyme*** irony a simile onomatopoeia

poetry for english

i need to write three more poems for english about child abuse using onomatopoeia, personification, voice, and alliteration

English

In “Summer,” the line “Bugs buzzin from cousin to cousin” illustrates which sound device? A. alliteration B. assonance C. onomatopoeia D. all of the above I believe it is D, Do you agree?

LANG ARTS 1

The following lines of poetry are an example of which sound device? This is the pond, and these are my feet. This is the rooster, and this is more of my feet. alliteration repetition onomatopoeia rhyme

ELA

The following lines of poetry are an example of which sound device? This is the pond, and these are my feet. This is the rooster, and this is more of my feet. (alliteration) repetition onomatopoeia rhyme Ms. Sue is this right

English

For what reason might an author use onomatopoeia in a story or poem? a. to help create a vivid picture*** b. to compare unlike items or concepts c. to give the text a song-like quality d. to represent something else

English

"Suddenly there came a tapping, / As of someone gently rapping, rapping at my chamber doors". Which poetic device does Poe use in these lines? A. consonance B. hyperbole C. metaphor D. onomatopoeia is it A or b.

poetry

I need a poem that contains at least six of the poetic devices listed below: simile metaphor personification onomatopoeia alliteration rhyme rhythm rhyme scheme repetition

Literature

Need help with this: 'Explain how rhyme, rhythm, and other sound effect such as alliteration, assonance, and onomatopoeia, can contribute to a poem's mood. Support your ideas with examples from the two poems 'American Hero' and 'The Gift' Thanks -MC

USA TEST PREP

I pull out all the stops and start my thorough speculation. In line 8, which literary device does the author use to create a musical quality? a) allusion B) free verse C) alliteration D) onomatopoeia

English

The phrase, "The rogues ran rapidly around,” is a good example of 1.alliteration. 2.assonance. 3.onomatopoeia. 4.personification. I believe the answer is between alliteration and assonance.

English language arts

Can somebody PLEASE help me with this question urgently? What literary device is used in the STANZA below? it was going to be one of those days jinxed hexed hapless hopeless Choices: a.Onomatopoeia b.Alliteration c.Personification d.Metaphor thank you!!!!

English I Part II College Prep Program

Give two examples of each of the following elements of poetry from the poems you have read in Units 4, 5, and 6. Metaphor: Simile: Personification: Onomatopoeia: Imagery: Sensory Language: Rhyme: Alliteration: Assonance: Consonance: Repetition:

English

Identify the sound device Shakespeare uses in this passage: HAMLET. Whose spirit with divine ambition puffed Makes mouths at the invisible event, —Hamlet, act 4, scene 4 I think it is D assonance alliteration onomatopoeia meter

English

Which line from the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? (1 point) A. The Sea murmurs sleepily in the cool morning dawn.<----- B.Like glittering fish at the water's edge. C. Surfers in wetsuits paddle through low waves, D. Searching for shells and other treasures.

english

Which excerpt from Carl Sandburg’s "Three Boys with Jugs of Molasses and Secret Ambitions" includes both alliteration and onomatopoeia? a."And I like you because you got some wishes and some suspicions and you look mixed up," he said to Miney Mo, sticking handfuls and ...

English

“Ball goes in (thwack) to mitt,/ and goes out (thwack) back to mitt.” This is an example of which sound device? A. onomatopoeia B. assonance C. consonance D. alliteration A?

la

what kind of poem is this? ONOMATOPOEIA by: EVE MERRIAM The rusty spigot sputters, utters a splutter, 5 spatters a smattering of drops, gashes wider; slash, splatters, scatters, 10 spurts, finally stops sputtering and plash! gushes rushes splashes clear water dashes.

Language Arts

1. which of the following lines contains the best example of onomatopoeia a. she glowed like a candle, clear night b. the child made a wish on the eventing star c. the buzz saw sputtered and droned ** d. the tiger came closer - and closer - and closer

English

The following quote from “An Ancient Gesture” is an example of what literary element? “I thought, as I wiped my eyes on the corner of my apron: Penelope did this too. And more than once: you can’t keep weaving all day And undoing it all through the night;” A. ...

English

From reading "Birches," we can conclude that the speaker is a(n): A: Boy B: Birch tree C: old man D: girl on her hands and knees Answer : A ? "Song" makes extensive use of : A: assonance B: personification C: rhyme D: onomatopoeia Answer: C "The creation" can be classified as ...

Poetry

I need a poem that contains at least six of the poetic devices listed below: simile metaphor personification onomatopoeia alliteration rhyme rhythm rhyme scheme repetition I need this poem before 7 pm tonight, because my assignment is due tomorrow.

english check answers

Here’s a quick biography of how I came to be, 1 the junior lead detective who researches fearlessly. 2 The probability, I find, is just as good as coincidence 3 that I’ll find some hidden mystery by watching some events. 4 This vocation, fair and true, I stumbled on one ...

Reading

O, sweep of stars over Harlem Streets O, little breath of oblivion that is night 1) what literary device is used in line 2? Metaphor or onomatopoeia? 2) "little breath of oblivion" refers to what quality of night? Bleakness or silence?

english

Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.

English

The following quote from “Pecos Bill” is an example of what type of figurative language? “Bill glanced up at the cyclone and the quiet smile on his face faded into a frown. He saw that the cyclone was angry. Very, very angry indeed.” A. personification B. hyperbole C. ...

english (3rd grade)

Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.

English 9

Ok, I really need help!! In my english class, we are supposed to find two examples of onomatopoeia in the poem "Porphyria's Lover" by Robert Browning. I can only find one!! Any ideas, anyone?? Thanks! Murmuring? thanks, but that's the one that i already found! Any other ideas...

english

Which literary device is used in this poem? For a Lady I Know by Countee Cullen She even thinks that up in heaven Her class lies late and snores While poor black cherubs rise at seven To do celestial chores. a. onomatopoeia b. repetition c. hyperbole d. paradox e' simile I ...

5th grade Language Arts

I have a couple of phrases/sentences that need to be labeled as a type of figurative language. 1. Pitter Patter, raindrops are falling from the sky. (could this be onomatopoeia or personification?) 2. Boil the butter and bring it by the bank. (could this be an idiom or ...

Reading

Which line in the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? A. Line 6 B. Line 7 C. Line 14 D. Line 15 Line 6: and you'll forget all about that broccoli you chop Line 7: Rock candy looks like beautiful glass Line 14: but spinach tastes all gritty and sandy Line 15: Taffy is ...

READING

Which line in the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? A. Line 6 B. Line 7 C. Line 14 D. Line 15 Line 6: and you'll forget all about that broccoli you chop Line 7: Rock candy looks like beautiful glass Line 14: but spinach tastes all gritty and sandy Line 15: Taffy is ...

Calculus

Vanna Red sells the vowels a, e, i, o, and u each for a different price but less than $250. Consonants are free. You must pay separately for each occurrence of a vowel in a word. Audacious sells for $260, equivocations for $340, inimitable for $225, onomatopoeia for $435, and ...

math

Vanna Red sells the vowels a, e, i, o, and u each for a different price but less than $250. Consonants are free. You must pay separately for each occurrence of a vowel in a word. Audacious sells for $260, equivocations for $340, inimitable for $225, onomatopoeia for $435, and ...

Literature

'Write a sentence describing the sounds made by each of the following things. Try to use onomatopoeia and alliteration to echo the sounds you hear' 1. a rainy, windy night 2. a cat eating dry pet food 3. a dumming practicing 4. a city street 5. a person eating soup I think the...

math

Vanna Black pays money for vowels. If consonants are worth nothing and the following words are worth the following amounts, then find the value of each vowel. All vowels are worth the same amount in each but each vowel has a different value. Audacious=$260 Equivocation=$340 ...

English

Thank you very much for your last corrections. Can you please let me know if the following statements are correct? 1)Briefly outline the different types of narrator you can encounter when reading a narrative text/or in a narrative text? Refer then to the point of view from ...

ENGLISH

Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia. I only Have one answer Black as the pit from pole to pole--sight

English

Can someone help me write a simple poem, using the following?: 1 Example of Anaphora 1 Example of Catalogue of Items 1 Strong Image (use at least 10 words) 1 Example of Onomatopoeia 1 Example EACH of Assonance, Alliteration, and Consonance I'd really appreciate anyone that ...

English

The phrase "radiant maiden" in the poem "The Raven" is an example of? A: Assonance B: Alliteration C: Onomatopoeia I chose A is this correct? Thank you In Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Bells", how does the tone change from the begging to the end? A: From sad to scary B: From ...

language arts

Which of the following name figurative Language. Metaphor Rhythm Definition my answer Dialogue Which of the following lines of poetry contains a simile The smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door The last bird-song of the day greets the night's first star Drops ...

English

1. What does Quindlen call feeding babies, walking dogs, and doing household jobs? A. difficult chores B. simple daily routines C. well-paid occupations D. enjoyable pastimes 2.What group of people does Quindlen decide are “correct” in their views? A. the optimists B. the ...

Help L.A.

Full fathom five thy father lies; Of his bones are coral made; Those are pearls that were his eyes; Nothing of him that doth fade But doth suffer a sea change Into something rich and strange. Sea nymphs hourly ring his knell; Ding-dong. Hark! Now I hear them – Ding-dong bell...

LA

The rusty spigot sputters, utters a splutter, spatters a smattering of drops, gashes wider; slash, splatters, scatters, spurts, finally stops sputtering and plash! gushes rushes splashes clear water dashes 2. What is happening in “Onomatopoeia”? A. A rusty faucet hesitates...

English

My homework assignment is to take Walt Whitmans poem, "I Hear America Singing" and replace words/lines in the poem with the following: 1 Example of Parallel Structure or Anaphora 1 Catalogue of Items 1 Strong Image (use at least 10 words) 1 Example of Onomatopoeia 1 Example ...

english

The Pied Piper of Hamelin ― Robert Browning "Then, like a musical adept, To blow the pipe his lips he wrinkled, And green and blue his sharp eyes twinkled, Like a candle-flame where salt is sprinkled; And ere three shrill notes the pipe uttered, You heard as if an army ...

english

Tlot-tlot; tlot-tlot! Had they heard it? The horse-hoofs ringing clear; Tlot-tlot, tlot-tlot, in the distance? Were they deaf that they did not hear? Down the ribbon of moonlight, over the brow of the hill, The highwayman came riding, Riding, riding! The red-coats looked to ...

Language

The rusty spigot sputters, utters a splutter, spatters a smattering of drops, gashes wider; slash, splatters, scatters, spurts, finally stops sputtering and plash! gushes rushes splashes clear water dashes 3. What is happening in “Onomatopoeia”? A. A rusty faucet hesitates...

Language Arts

"Full Fathom Five" by - William Shakespeare Full fathom five thy father lies; Of his bones are coral made; Those are pearls that were his eyes; Nothing of him that doth fade But doth suffer a sea change Into something rich and strange. Sea nymphs hourly ring his knell; Ding-...

English

I need help with 2 questions for this poem: Hear, nature, hear; dear goddess, hear! Suspend thy purpose, if thou didst intend To make this creature fruitful! Into her womb convey sterility! Dry up in her the organs of increase; [5] And from her derogate body never spring A ...

ELA

1.which of the following names a type of figurative language a.(Metaphor) b.Rhythm c.Definition d.Dialogue 2.what of the following lines of poetry contains a simile a.the smell of sweet happiness swirls from the bakery door b.the last bird-song of the day greets the nights ...

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 ...

programming and visual basics

Using pseudocode or a flowchart write a program that does the following: Design the logic for the game Hangman, in which the user guesses letters in a hidden word. Store the letters of a word in an array of characters. Display a dash for each missing letter. Allow the user to ...

English

1. The sound device in which vowel sounds of nearby words are repeated is called (1 point) alliteration assonance consonance onomatopoeia 2. The word wail is an example of (1 point) alliteration assonance consonance onomatopoeia 3. In “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,” why...

Language Arts

Hello, can someone please check my answers? :) 1. How would you describe to others a person with ambition? (1 point) someone who withdraws from his family someone who strives for success*** someone who buys anything he wants someone who moves frequently 2. The lines “Barely ...

English

"I looked upon the scene before me—upon the mere house, and the simple landscape features of the domain—upon the bleak walls—upon the vacant eyelike windows—upon a few rank sedges—and upon a few white trunks of decayed trees—with an utter depression of soul, which ...

english

MUSICIANS wrestle everywhere: All day, among the crowded air, I hear the silver strife; And—waking long before the dawn— Such transport breaks upon the town5 I think it that “new life!" It is not bird, it has no nest; Nor band, in brass and scarlet dressed, Nor ...

Ela

Can you check if my answers are correct because i am having trouble with it? The Kingdoms End I stand at the edge of the sea, watching waves wash onto the sand. White foams spills over my feet into the moat of an abandoned castle. The king and his court have gone away, leaving...

English

Thank you very much for helping me! Your information was really of help can you say that?) Here is a paragraph I wrote on Dulce et Decorum Est by Owen. I know it is incomplete. I also need to find more data on the "War poets" and on this poem, too. Can you help m? 1) This poem...

English

Can someone please help me to find poetic devices in this poem? I found metaphors, visual imagery and onomatopoeia. Any more? Phenomenal Woman Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's size But when I start to tell them, They ...

ELA

This is the poem question 1 is talking about. Full fathom five thy father lies; Of his bones are coral made; Those are pearls that were his eyes; Nothing of him that doth fade But doth suffer a sea change Into something rich and strange. Sea nymphs hourly ring his knell Ding-...

English (Please help Ms. Sue)

Please check these. Thank you!!! 1. Which quote from "The Morning of June 28, 1948," best illustrates the idea that people in a group can behave dangerously? a. "All I know is that when I came to read the story over I felt strongly that I didn't want to fuss with it." b. "By ...

english.

“[R]emembering the rhythm” and “backs of buses” both contain examples of (1 point) alliteration. stanzas. rhyme. onomatopoeia. 2. Choose the option that corrects the sentence below. If the sentence is correct, select “d. The sentence is correct." Members of the ...

Literature Homework

Hello! I need some help with some questions regarding these poems: Hear, nature, hear; dear goddess, hear! Suspend thy purpose, if thou didst intend To make this creature fruitful! Into her womb convey sterility! Dry up in her the organs of increase; [5] And from her derogate ...

English

Hey, I was wondering if I could get some help looking for figurative language in this poem, like simile, assonance, alliteration, personification, metaphor, onomatopoeia, ext. Thanks! What do I care that the stream is trampled, the sand on the stream-bank still holds the print...

English Communication

6. Each of the following words has the suffix -ed. Which word is spelled correctly? A. Plotted B. Preenned C. Duckked D. Cleanned 8. When reading a newspaper, you come across the word subterranean. You guess the meaning of the word by breaking it into its parts. You know that ...

creative writing

1. Poetry that is short in length and focuses on feelings and thoughts of the speaker or narrator is called:(Points : 3) narrative lyric a ballad a haiku 2. What is the rhyme scheme of most limericks?(Points : 3) AABBA ABBBA ABCABC AAAAB 3. Which is true about most narrative ...

English

Please look over my answer. The first set of questions all refer to this poem: When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes I all alone beweep my outcast state, And trouble deaf heaven with my bootless cries, And look upon myself, and curse my fate, Wishing me like to one more...

Language Arts - Please Help!

The Sun arise, And make happy the skies. The merry bells ring To welcome the Spring. The sky-lark and thrush, The birds of the bush, Sing louder around, To the bells' cheerful sound. While our sports shall be seen On the Ecchoing Green. Till the little ones weary No more can ...

Poetry

I was introduced to the art of poetry two years ago, in the tenth grade, at high school. The first year, I was uninterested. This year, I have become absolutely infatuated with it, but unfortunately, even though I’ve grown to love the art, I hardly understand its techniques...

English (check)

Will someone please check my answers for me? 1. In Act I of Macbeth, the witches make predictions suggesting that Macbeth will one day be the king of Scotland.<--- the thane of Glamis. the thane of Ross. the duke of York. 2. How does his setting in time and place impact the...

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