1. After reading the two poems "america " and "the tropics in new York" by Claude McKay, compare and contrast the poems. Consider imagery, rhetorical devices, and tone. Which do you think is more peaceful? Why? Support your answer with

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  1. language

    Why was the building of the Brooklyn Bridge of importance to New Yorkers? A. It would bring significantly more visitors to New York City. B. It simplified travel between Brooklyn and Manhattan. C. It was the first major landmark of the New York City

  2. math

    claude has 5 1/2 meters of ribbon and uses 4 2/3 meters of it how much ribbons does claude have left in simplest form

  3. statistical probability411

    Please help. I didn't get the right answer with this question before: Your English teacher has decided to randomly assign poems for the class to read. The syllabus includes 4 poems by Shakespeare, 5 poems by Coleridge, 2 poems by Tennyson, and 2 poems by

  4. 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

  5. algebra probability34

    Your English teacher has decided to randomly assign poems for the class to read. The syllabus includes 4 poems by Shakespeare, 5 poems by Coleridge, 2 poems by Tennyson, and 2 poems by Lord Byron. What is the probability that you will be assigned a poem by

  6. Reading

    In both "Miracles" and "in Just—," the poets use images that appeal to the senses. In a paragraph, compare the use of imagery in the two poems. First, present images in each poem that appeal to the senses of sight, sound, and touch. Then, state at least

  7. Reading

    All of the following statements about reading skills are true EXCEPT: A. Different activities require different types of reading. B. It is not always necessary to perform a thorough reading. C. It is best to use skimming when you look for specific

  8. poetry

    In this unit, you read William Wordsworth’s poems “Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey,” “The World is Too Much with Us,” and “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud.” How are these poems representative of the Romantic Period?

  9. American Lit

    What is the significance of the kitchen setting in Langston’s Hughes’ poem “I,Too”? Question 8 options: The kitchen represents images of deep racial injustice in society. Hughes wanted to express the importance of family tradition The kitchen is a

  10. english

    3. What role does freedom play in the poems you read in this unit? Write about at least three of the poems, describing how the poet uses imagery to depict freedom, the lack of it, or the desire for it.

  11. English

    William Wordsworth’s poems “Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey,” “The World is Too Much with Us,” and “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud.” How are these poems representative of the Romantic Period? I don't understand this question. Any

  12. english

    1. After reading the two poems "america " and "the tropics in new York" by Claude McKay, compare and contrast the poems. Consider imagery, rhetorical devices, and tone. Which do you think is more peaceful? Why? Support your answer with evidence from the

  13. American Literature

    It's a bit long, but I just want to make sure my answers are correct, so I can properly study for the test! I appreciate any help! 1. Which is NOT an example of imagery in Langston Hughes’ poem “Dream Variations”? A. “Till the white day is done”

  14. social studies

    The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island

  15. English

    What role does freedom play in the poems you read in this unit? Write about at least three of the poems, describing how the poet uses imagery to depict freedom, the lack of it, or the desire for it.

  16. English

    Choose two poems from either one of the collections you read during this unit. In an essay. compare how the speakers of the poems might answer the question: What makes you happy? Use details from the poems to support your response. Use the reading

  17. history

    With over eight million people, New York City is the most heavily populated city in the U.S. Between 1800 and 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of New

  18. History

    19.)With over eight million people, New York City is most heavily populated city in the U.S Between 1800 & 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of New

  19. English

    In a paragraph, compare and contrast any two of the following forms of poetry:Concrete,Haiku, or Limerick Your essay should include a specific description of each of the two forms you choose. Explain how the two forms are alike and how they are different.

  20. social studies

    Latin America Unit 3 Test 1.Which is a key factor that affects the climate of mountainous Latin America? A.snow B.El nino C.elevation D.sea Breezes 2.which statement best describes the economies of central america? A.Central america's economy is dependent

  21. time zones

    what time zone is cincinatti ohio??? america/adak america/anchor america/chicago america/denver america/indian america/los angelas america/new york america/phoenician america/london america/honululu

  22. Art

    Claude Monet lived in A. Spain B. Hungary C. France D. America

  23. English

    Hi, I really need help and I want to do very good on the test! I have to translate poems which are written by Native American writers and which describes their way of life. However, I am having a hard time understanding their meanings and they are a lot.

  24. geography

    Can you check my answers please? 1. What Russian peninsula is located between the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk? Kamchatka Peninsula 2. How many degrees of longitude circle the Earth? 360 degrees of longitude 3. What continents are included in the

  25. English

    So for English we're doing poetry. With a partner we both wrote our own poems and compared them. We had to find one word that fits into both poems and we got the word "Change". Now we have to be able to read our poems while not boring the class by doing

  26. History

    3.)Which of the following best describes the contributions of charles loring brace? A.)He work resulted in the creation of mental hospital across America. B.)He founded the children's Aid Society to help New York City's poor children. C.)He developed child

  27. English

    what is the difference between SEQUENTIAL POEMS and NARRATIVE POEMS ..please could you give explanation and not a website link thanks :)

  28. social studies

    The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island

  29. Social studies

    I need 5 poems of European and 5 poems of Taino. I need websites or the real answers.

  30. language arts

    In both "Miracles" and "in Just—," the poets use images that appeal to the senses. In a paragraph, compare the use of imagery in the two poems. First, present images in each poem that appeal to the senses of sight, sound, and touch. Then, state at

  31. History

    Are these right? What approach did European settlers in America often take toward their physical enviroment? ---Mostly the eviroment was something to exploit, trees became lumber, land became developed land. What was the goal of the erie canal project?

  32. lang arts

    In both "Miracles" and "in Just—," the poets use images that appeal to the senses. In a paragraph, compare the use of imagery in the two poems. First, present images in each poem that appeal to the senses of sight, sound, and touch. Then, state at least

  33. History

    With over eight million people, New York City is the most heavily populated city in the U.S. Between 1800 and 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of New

  34. World Geography

    REVIEW 1.Which of Canada’s regions has limited vegetation and freezing temperatures most of the year? A. Maritime B. Subarctic C. Tundra

  35. english

    All of the following statements about reading skills are true EXCEPT A. Different activities require different types of reading. B. It is not always necessary to perform a thorough reading. C. It is best to use skimming when you look for specific

  36. language

    what is the difference between the -s at the tropics and the -s at the end of needs

  37. Lit

    In which of the following poems does the tone change from stanza to stanza? 1) "Storm Ending" 2) "We Wear the Mask" 3) "Any Human to Another" 4) "The Tropics in New York" Thanks

  38. Art

    Christo and Jeanne-Claude's "Gates", in New York's Central Park was a temporary installation, being up, and on view for only a few weeks. There is another temporary work installed in New York now. This one will be on view for a few Months. Can anybody find

  39. Poetry

    I’m not really good at reading poems and I need help on these two poems “Linage” by Margaret Walker and “The Courage My Mother Had” by Edna St. Vincent Millay I constantly read the poems but still don’t understand what their saying I know they

  40. Literature

    I am studying Petrarchan poems in my lit class. Right now I am reading three Petrarchan poems: "The New Colossus" by Emma Lazarus, "Francisco Pertrarch- Sonnet VI", and "Francisco Petrarch- Sonnet CCXX".I need to identify the rhyme scheme of these poems

  41. English Poetry

    What are the similarities and differences of the poems Hiroshima by Angela Clifton and Dulce Et Decorum Est by Wilfred Owen? What point of view are the poems? What are the themes of the poems? What are the contrasts and comparisons of the two poems?

  42. LA

    Choose two poems from either one of the collections you read during this unit. In an essay, compare how the speakers of the poems might answer the question: What makes you happy? Use the reading selections to help you answer the question. (The poem I chose

  43. Can anyone tell me what i could add?

    “Six months at sea! Yes, reader, as I live, six months out of sight of land …” Herman Melville, wrote in the preface of his book Typee. From his life to his death, he wrote many great novels, books, and poems. From best sellers to American classics

  44. english

    Hi:) in short:i have to write a research paper but only can use luminarium page.I can choose one of the following poets and analyze one or more of his poems:Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, Marvell, Crashaw..I have read some poems.The Broken Heart from Donne seem

  45. ELA

    Choose two poems from either one of the collections you read during this unit. In an essay, compare how the speakers of the poems might answer the question: What makes you happy? Use details from the poems to support your response.

  46. English (Ms.Sue)

    I am planning for a 1 hour mock exam (tomorrow) about two poems: -Dulce et Deocorum est (Wilfred Owen) -The Man He Killed (Thomas Hardy) My essay question is- what are the similarities and differenced on the two poems in which shows the theme conflict. Now

  47. English (Ms.Sue)

    I am planning for a 1 hour mock exam (tomorrow) about two poems: -Dulce et Deocorum est (Wilfred Owen) -The Man He Killed (Thomas Hardy) My essay question is- what are the similarities and differenced on the two poems in which shows the theme conflict. Now

  48. American lIt project

    Do you guys know of any songs or poems that have to do with America in the 1950s? Thanks

  49. Social Studies

    How might America be different if the Erie Canal had not been built? I think America might be different if it hadn’t been built because New York would not have become our financial capital. The struggle to find cost effective ways of shipping bulk goods

  50. geography

    Can you check my answers please? 1. Which continents do not cross the equator? North America, Europe, Australia, and Antarctica 2. What two parallels form the boundaries of the "tropics" or low latitudes? The 23 degree 50 N line and the 23 degree 50 S line

  51. HUMA 215

    Sayre posits that the vocabulary associated with romantic love, as it is known today, came into being during the Medieval Period. The troubadour or trobairitz, accompanied by lyre or lute, would recite poems about the feelings associated with this type of

  52. Social studies

    I need 5 poems of European and 5 poems of Taino. Any websites or all the poems.

  53. introduction to literature

    CAN THIS BE POSTED TO A LINK THAT CAN LATER BE REMOVED? 1. Creating Art - After completing the required readings for this week, discuss how you see the theme of creating art developing in the different stories and poems. What did you learn about the human

  54. Lit/poems

    Daybreak in Alabama The Planet on the Table What tone is used by each poet in these poemes--detached, cynical, philosophical, playful, solemn, ironic, or passionate? What language in the poems helps you determine the author's tone? Write 2 paragraphs in

  55. english

    are there any famous poems about how soldiers at war deal with death. I'm reading "the things they carried" and the book talks a lot about how the soldiers would shake hands with dead people, (as a sort of dark humor I guess to desensitize them in a way)

  56. English

    1. He is one of the greatest men that have ever lived in America. (Is this sentence right? What does 'America' mean? Does America mean the USA or South America and North America?) 2. Which person is the man that/which you want to meet? (Can we use either

  57. j

    Okay soooo I just took the "Unit 2 Lesson 11 Third Read: Poetry Collection 3 Quiz" and I got 8/8 (with 2 questions still ungraded). Here are my answers: 1. (Part A) D. (Part B) C. 2. I wrote: "You can identify if a poem is a work of concrete poetry or not

  58. English

    Bill Moyers discusses Rita Dove's involvement with the Penguin Anthology of Poetry because Moyers wants to _[blank]_. discuss how she chose the poems to go in the anthology prove to the audience that Rita Dove is a good poet create a controversy over which

  59. English

    2. Consider the poems of the Harlem Renaissance that you read this semester. Why does the theme of freedom play such an important role in these works? How do different poems address this theme? Cite examples and images from three Harlem Renaissance poems

  60. English

    Does anyone know any specific poems or a website with poems that may relate to any of these themes...? - loss of innocence/youth - taking a chance - being yourself - imagination vs. reality any poems relating to these will do! even a poem that is opposite

  61. English

    For homework I have to answer the following questions regarding Puerto Rican obituary by Pedro pietri but I am horrible at interpreting poems if someone can please help thank you "Puerto Rican Obituary", by Pedro Pietri: What has the American dream turned

  62. social studies

    The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island

  63. social studies

    The British attempted two invasions of America from the sea. The first one was at ? (Baltimore) and the second one at ?(New York) 2. After capturing Washington, the British attacked what city, which they failed to capture? Answer: New York, Statton Island

  64. geography

    Can you please check my answers? 1. Which is larger, the Red Sea or the Mediterranean Sea? The Mediterranean Sea 2. How many degrees are there between the Tropics of Capricorn and Cancer? There are 46 degrees between them. 3. What is the capital of Turkey,

  65. History

    13.)With over eight million people, New York City is the most heavily populated city in the U.S. Between 1800 and 1900, the population of New York increased from about 80,000 to over three million people. In the years after the Civil War, the population of

  66. Algebra

    You want to determine the average number of songs people keep on their MP3 players. You want to collect data from a random sample of at least 300. Which of these would be the most valid method of collecting data? a. Survey students coming in and out of

  67. English (Check)

    Rewrite each sentence that follows, adding a term of direct address. Be sure to punctuate the new sentence correctly. 1. Would you please read that poem again? A: Would you please read that poem again, Sarah? 2. Your report on the Puritans was fascinating,

  68. french

    "a destination de New York" means the plane is going to New York or from New York?

  69. hum/205

    2) The Book of Songs does NOT A. represent one of the five ancient Confucian classics. B. focus on the upper strata of Chinese society. C. contain poems that were meant to be accompanied by music. D. contain 305 poems.

  70. English

    Write a short essay on the aspects of Michael Longley’s poems (their content and/or style) that you found most interesting. Support your discussion by reference to or quotation from the poems you have studied.

  71. Language arts

    1. A student who toiled at school would probably get good grades.**** play a lot of sports. get suspended. 2. Read the following paragraph from Coming to America. Then answer question 2. "In my hometown of Ting Jiang, in southeastern China, people always

  72. english

    "Welcome to New york" lyrics Walking through a crowd The village is aglow Kaleidoscope of loud Heartbeats under coats Everybody here Wanted something more Searching for sound we hadn't Heard before And it said Welcome to New Yory It been waiting for you

  73. Language Arts:

    Does my answer sound strange to you? This is the question I was answering: In both, "Miracles," and, "in Just-," the poets use images that appeal to the senses. In a paragraph, compare the use of imagery in the two poems. First, present images in each poem

  74. English- Poetry

    Please help... In this unit, you read William Wordsworth's poems "Lines Composed a few miles above tintern abbey," "The World is Too MUch with Us," and "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud." How are these poems representative of the Romantic Period?

  75. Math

    Convert each statement below into symbolic form and generate its truth table: If the New York Yankees win the world series or the New York Jets win the super bowl then New York fans will be overjoyed and dance in the streets. Y: The New York Yankees win

  76. Grammar and Composition

    please check my answers decide which of the following words should be capitalized. rewrite the words that should be capitalized 1. elizabethan drama Elizabethan drama 2. united states of america United States of America 3. florida keys Florida keys 4. life

  77. American lit

    What is the significance of the kitchen setting in Langston’s Hughes’ poem “I,Too”? The kitchen represents images of deep racial injustice in society. Hughes wanted to express the importance of family tradition The kitchen is a symbol of hope

  78. Literature

    'Choose two poems from your book that you will later write an essay about and make some notes on their similarities and differences.' This is what I got: I chose the poems 'I Never Saw A Moor' by Emily Dickinson and 'Kidnap Poem' by Nikki Giovanni because

  79. English

    PLEASE HELP I DON'T EVEN GET THIS QUESTION AND I'M BREAKING DOWN INTO A NERVES WRECK PLEASE DO ANYTHING YOU CAN MAYBE EVEN GIVE ME THE ANSWER IDK PLEASE HELP!!!! In both, "Miracles," and, "in Just-," the poets use images that appeal to the senses. In a

  80. help please :)

    All of the following statements about reading skills are true EXPECT: A.Different activites require different types of reading. B.It is not always necessary to perform a thorough reading. C.It is best to use skimming when you look for specific information.

  81. Travel and Tourism

    I'm going to New York City for a school trip next April. Do you think that when you're in NYC, you'll hear the songs, "Empire State of Mind" and "New York, New York" very often? Empire State of Mind is a really good song to hear, especially when you're in

  82. Social studies

    Hey I need help on the test this is what I got 1. Which region was home to the Sioux? The eastern woodlands of North America Southern Mexico and Central America The Pacific Northwest of both America The central plains of northern america********

  83. English

    Compare and contrast the role of nature and the natural world in two poems from this unit: Walt Whitman’s “Come Up from the Fields Father” and Sara Teasdale’s “There Will Come Soft Rains.” Be sure to use specific examples from both poems to

  84. English year 10

    1. Compare and contrast the role of nature and the natural world in two poems from this unit: Walt Whitman’s “Come Up from the Fields Father” and Sara Teasdale’s “There Will Come Soft Rains.” Be sure to use specific examples from both poems to

  85. English

    I need to find a set of poems for childhood, the subtopic being amusement. I can't really find any poems about children playing or something; Can I please get links to some? Thanks -MC

  86. Economics

    Opera CD buyers are located in New York and Los Angeles. At the current price for a CD, $25 in both New York and Los Angeles, aggregate demand for Opera CD is 10,000 units (i.e. the sum of the demand in New York and Los Angeles); and the price elasticity

  87. English

    Are the poems 'Annabel Lee' and 'o captain! My captain!' Similar in any way? Kindly compare these poems. Pls help.

  88. Math

    Scott can travel from Rochester, N.Y., to New York City by bus, train, car, or airplane. He can travel from New York to London, England, by airplane or ship. 1. If Scott must return from London to New York by airplane, and from New York to Rochester by

  89. English

    Read the dialogue. Then rewrite the dialogue on the lines. Add quotation marks and other punctuation and begin new paragraphs where needed Narrative poems are another kind of poetry said Brittany. Narrative poems are my favorite kind of poetry.Dave asked

  90. Lang Arts

    Hi. I need help with one question, and then I need someone to check my others. The first one is the one I need help with. Thank You. ________________________________________ 1. Which of the key reading skills for reading informational articles involves

  91. English

    Which city do youlike better, London or New York? Which do you like better, London or New York? What city do youlike better, London or New York? What do you like better, London or New York? ---------------------------- Are all the expressions grammatical?

  92. Geography

    A march is been played in Accra at 6 P.M G.M.T, If the Commentry of the march is relayed over the local Radio Station tt New York (80 Degree West) At What Time (new York local time will the people of New York hear the Commentary?

  93. Physics for life scince

    III) The municipality of New York supplies 2 million cubic metres of water per month to the city of New York. If a household consumes about 30killo-littres of water per month, estimate the number of residents in New York ,assuming that a household has five

  94. American Lit,

    What is the significance of the kitchen setting in Langston’s Hughes’ poem “I,Too”? Question 8 options: The kitchen represents images of deep racial injustice in society. Hughes wanted to express the importance of family tradition The kitchen is a

  95. language arts

    Which change should be made to the following sentence to avoid using a double negative? Until I went to New York, I had never been nowhere with such tall buildings. a)Leave the sentence as is. b)Until I went to New York,I never been anywhere with such tall

  96. literary

    are the characters in the poems or someone outside the poems answers are: 1-The highwayman. inside ' 2-The cremation of Sam McGee. inside 3-HOW I learned English .inside thank you

  97. Social Studies

    How do you think America might be different if the Erie Canal had not been built? New York would not be our financial capital of the world now. The North may have lost the Civil War since it served as a critical supply line. There would be no

  98. English

    claude is getting a new computer for his birthday this year

  99. Poems

    I won the competition for poems to go on tho grade or school!!!!!! I won with the poem: Magic chant, But I need a longer poem maybe?? Can anyone post a site with medium and long length poems please?? Thanks, Erin

  100. Social Studies (Latin America unit review practice

    All of the following are regions of Latin America except? A: The US and Canada*** B: Mexico and Central America C: The Caribbean D: South America

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