1. English

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  2. english

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  3. Health (Ms. Sue)

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  4. english

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  5. english

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  6. English

    In the story Learning Guitar. Holly's dad restores her desire to learn how to play guitar, even though he does not know anything about playing guitar. What type of irony, if any, does this demonstrate a. verbal irony b. situational irony c. dramatic irony
  7. Accounting

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  8. English

    List three examples of dramatic or situational irony in Animal Farm, then state what is really meant in the passage or what actually happens in the plot. Dramatic irony: 1. Some characters in the book Believe Boxer was taken to the hospital, and died there
  9. English

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  11. English

    What techniques does pope use to weave humor into the poem “the rape of the lock”? Explain why the techniques are humurous.
  12. English

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

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  14. british literature

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  15. English

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  16. English/Lit

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  17. English

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  18. fluid

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  19. English

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  20. Literature

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  21. English

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  23. Finance

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  24. Algebra

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  25. PreAlgebra

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  26. Criminal case

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  27. northgate

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  28. english-kite runner book

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  30. English

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  31. History

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  32. English

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  33. English (Check Answers)

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  35. Language Arts

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  36. English

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  37. Check My Answer Please

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  38. DeskToping

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  39. English

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  40. Criminal Justice

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  41. finance

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  42. English

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  43. English

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  44. Accounting: Lock Box System

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  45. Business

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  46. reading romeo and juliet

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  47. English

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  48. English

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  49. English - Hyperbole

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  50. English, If anyone did this please help

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  52. cultral diversity

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  53. English

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  54. english-A CLOCKWORK ORANGE

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  55. Literature

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  56. Literature/English Questions

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  57. British Literature

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  58. english literatue

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  59. Literature/English

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  60. Literature/ English--Please, help me!

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  61. Math

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  62. english 9 th

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  63. English (Writeacher or Ms. Sue)

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  64. english

    The prompt states "Note the irony in Nadine Gordimer's Once Upon a Time. Argue to what affect and how successfully irony is used and what it accomplishes." I know that the irony lies in the fact that Gordimer starts the fairy tale by stating that she hates
  65. English

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  67. Science 1 question

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  68. art

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  69. Criminal cases

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  70. language art

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  71. English

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  72. English

    Please help me. I only want to know if I've answered these correctly. Thank you. 1. After the rioters in "The Pardoner's Tale" abandon their search for Death, they murder one another. This is an example of: A. dramatic irony B. situational irony C. verbal
  73. Algebra

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  74. English

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  75. English

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  76. The Merchant of Venice

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  77. english multiple choice

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  78. English

    When Jonathan Swift says that his proposal is "solid and real, of no expense and little trouble" he is using A. Paradox B. Imagery C. parallelism D. verbal irony I Chose D. Verbal Irony. Am I Correct?
  79. English

    In "The Censors," Juan takes on the job of a government censor in a plan to approve his own love letter to Mariana. Instead he is executed after censoring his own message. What type of irony, if any, does this demonstrate? Verbal Institutional dramatic no
  80. English Grade 11

    What is the literary term for an event that is different from what the readers or the characters will expect to happen? A. situational irony B. ambiguity C. verbal irony D. contradiction Working on my workbook pages for this week and I don't understand
  81. Language Arts (Please check!)

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  82. 7th grade health please

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  83. French - SraJMcGin/Frenchy

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  84. career development

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  85. Finance

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  86. business

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  87. English

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  88. Math

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  89. Please check my answers(Social Studies)

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  90. Chemistry

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  91. Statistics

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  92. Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado"

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  93. English

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  94. Math

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  95. English

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  96. English

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  99. Algebra2(check answers)

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  100. Business Math

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