Analogies test your understanding of a word A. by having you remember the definition of the word. B. by having you understand the word's part of speech. C. by having you know how to pronounce and spell the word. D. by having you think of its meaning and its relationship to other words.
If you _______ to visit your grandmother, you should go now; visiting hours will be ending soon. A. assert B. retort C. contend D. intend
Which sentence provides the best hook for a presentation about energy conservation? A. Every American household should strive to reduce energy consumption. B. Would you be willing to flip a switch to preserve energy for future generations? C. Turn off lights, unplug toasters, and power down electronics before leaving. D. Do you know who is often credited with the invention of the light bulb?
Based on the titles, which is a procedural text? “Top 100 Films of the Century” The Life of Theodore Roosevelt “Replacing a Garbage Disposal” Battles of the Revolutionary War
A type of personal nonfiction is a/an A. profile of a foreign country. B. memoir. C. yoga instruction book. D. article about current politics
If you have not used something in over six months, you should consider getting rid of it. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T. F.
3. All of the following lines from \"Eve to Her Daughters\" support the poem's theme of acceptance except.. . . A.Where Adam went i was fairly contented to go.. . B.I adapted myself to the punishment : it was my life.. . C.So he set to work. D.The earth must be made a new Eden.. . E.You are submissive, following Adam even beyond existence..
Historical context can tell us important information about A) The rising action B) The fate of the character C) The story's conclusion D) The author's point of view
Which is one thematic similarity between "a man said to the universe" and "sympathy"? a. both present an individual who fears his environment. b. both present an individual trying to prove his existence. c. both present an individual who is injured and damaged. d. both present an individual challenging an external force.
Which of the following terms refers to the arrangement of stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem
According to the monk, what is one of Fortune's traits? A. She punishes and rewards people an equal amount. B.She tends to side with risk takers and other ambitious types. C.She befriends specific people who are good to her. D.She abandons people when they least expect it.
Theme is not __________. related to the motifs that occur in a story the central message revealed through the story the moral of a story advanced by the narrator's tone
What would a dramatic constructionist critic focus on when interpreting this poem? A.the extent to which the poem achieves its intended objective B.the frustration that Billy Collins must feel C.the main lesson or instruction of the poem D.the literary elements and qualities in the poem
Which of these excerpts is most clearly an example of narrative poetry? A. "And all that's best as dark and bright/Meet in her aspect and her eyes..." B. "And on her dulcimer she played,/Singing of Mount Abora." C. "One shade the more, one ray the less/Had half impaired the nameless grace..." D. "Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare/The lone...sands stretch far away."
Which event in the play best parallels the practices of colonization? A. Miranda and Ferdinand become king and queen of Naples. B. Ariel plays magical tricks on Stephano and Trinculo. C. Prospero believes in the magic of books. D. Prospero uses Ariel for his magical abilities, which are a part of the islans's resources. APEX
Which statement provides a critique of the central idea? Taking from the wealthy to feed the poor discourages hard work. A meeting is held every year to determine which towns need help. Representatives from each town meet to assess resources. Utopia was written in a time of social inequality and poverty.