Which line from "Lather and Nothing Else." best reveals internal conflict? To cover my nervousness, I went on honing the razor. He evidently took it for granted that I was on the side of the existing regime. He looked younger, several years younger than when he had come in. And it would be so easy to kill him. He deserves it. Or does he? No!
For what reasons did medieval writers use allegory? Select all that apply. a) to establish an ironic point of view b) to explore deep spiritual meanings c) to share simple wisdom about how to live a happy life d) to protect themselves from political or religious persecution
Which comparison of Beowulf and Grendel is most accurate? *Grendel is characterized as sensitive in the poem, but he is characterized as cruel in the novel. *Both the poem and the novel are all about Grendel; he is the main character in both stories. *In the poem, Grendel seems like a heartless monster, but in the novel he is emotionally complex. *The poem and the novel are very similar, and both characterize Grendel in the same way.
What is the effect of Hamlet’s use of metaphors in this excerpt? It establishes that Hamlet is poverty-stricken. It establishes that Hamlet dislikes his friends. It establishes that Hamlet suffers hardships. It establishes that Hamlet has little gratitude.
In the Elizabethan great chain of being, which being was at the lowest rung of human society? A. the King B. the Knight C. the nobleman D. the common man
How can the topic "homework for students” be presented as an argument? Homework is an effective way to strengthen students’ understanding of new concepts. Homework is any school assignment completed at home without a teacher’s assistance. Many teachers assign nightly homework to students in elementary, middle, and high school. Modern teachers communicate using digital means, such as blogs, to post students’ homework assignments.
Take a look at these images from Sir Laurence Olivier’s adaptation of Hamlet.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very angry and forceful.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very thoughtful and analytical.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very sorrowful and pained.They show that Olivier’s Hamlet is very funny and comedic. What effect do these images have on Olivier’s adaptation of Hamlet? Download png
What elements contribute to the tone of every speech? A. word choice and delivery B. images and words C. optimism and inspiration D. reason and emotion
Which is a trait of readers’ theater? The audience members read aloud from books they have brought. The audience becomes actively involved in the play in some way. The actors read or recite lines before an audience with no setting. The actors speak spontaneously without rehearsing beforehand.
What clue in the poem “Exile” by Julia Alvarez reveals where the speaker lives? A. Family beach house B. Cuidad Trujillo C. Curfew-darkened D. Deserted airport
In which is the underlined phrase an adjective clause? In the 1840s, companies started making special Valentine’s Day cards for whoever wanted to celebrate the holiday. Memorial Day, which is observed in the United States in May, honors armed service personnel that were killed in wartime. People in the United States celebrated Independence Day after they declared independence from England in 1776.
Which of the following are examples of indirect characterization of a main character? Select all that apply. A:what the main character says B:the thoughts of the main character C:a description of how the main character looks D:how another character reacts to the main character
Which of the following sentences from “and of clay are we created” best describes the relationship between Rolf Carl’s and his camera
When reading a memoir, how can a person recognize themes the author explores? A.) by asking a teacher or classmate for assistance B.) by noting the publisher information inside the front cover C.) by looking for facts and opinions that repeatedly show up D.) by creating a list of unfamiliar words from the memoir
When should you concede to a counter argument? A) When your audience believes the counterargument B) When it’s controversial subject and you want to avoid hurt feelings C) When you discover that the counterargument is a logical fallacy D) When the counterargument has a relevant point
Satire is best defined as. "a contradiction between what is said and what is really meant" "a description of something as being smaller or less than it really is" "the use of humor to emphasize the negative qualities of society" "the use of ridicule to emphasize a conflict between two ideas"
A reference in a text to another well-known text, person, event, or thing is called a(n) A. perspective B. attitude C. allusion D. narration
How can you tell if an author of a nonfiction piece is credible? if his or her writing appeals to the emotions if the author uses a lot of statistics to prove his or her point if the author is considered an expert in his or her field if the author is well-known and widely read
What is ironic about this excerpt from "Poetry" by Marianne Moore? Reading it, however, with a perfect contempt for it, one discovers in it after all, a place for the genuine. A.) The speaker does not change her view of always appreciating poetry. B.) The speaker does not change her view of feeling disdain for poetry. C.) The speaker says she enjoys poetry but then decides that there is no use for it. D.) The speaker says she dislikes poetry but then makes an argument in favor of it.
What do you need to do to avoid a floating quotation? A. rephrase each direct quotation in your own words B. give parenthetical citations for each direct quotation C. make sure each quotation is placed within a paragraph D. introduce and provide context for each quotation
Which monarch was the target of the Gunpowder Plot? A.) Elizabeth I B.) James I C.) Charles I D.) Charles II
Read the excerpt from Act III of Hamlet. Rosencrantz:Never alone Did the king sigh, but with a general groan. Claudius:Arm you, I pray you, to this speedy voyage; For we will fetters put upon this fear, Which now goes too free-footed. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern:We will haste us. What word(s) from the excerpt suggest that Claudius plans to control Hamlet?
In which sentence is the underlined phrase an adverb prepositional phrase? Amelia Earhart was the first woman to cross the Atlantic by plane. Amelia Earhart was born in Kansas in 1897. Amelia Earhart was one of two sisters. A lighthouse on Howland Island commemorates the disappearance of Amelia Earhart.
What is one aspect of a source that makes it credible? It is written by an authority on the topic. It was published over 25 years ago. It expresses a specific opinion about an issue. It has an interesting design. What is the starting point for research? Identifying a research question Locating sources Interviewing experts Creating an outline What is Boolean logic? A guide for conducting an interview A review of an argument A method for searching the internet A summary of an article,
QUICKLY PLZ! Which best describes the central conflict in “Ambush”? A. The narrator is bothered by the fact that he lied to his daughter. B. The narrator is haunted by the experience of killing another man. C. The narrator is tormented by the grave dangers he once faced. D. The narrator is frustrated by the empty assurances of Kiowa.
Which technique does Dickinson use in the phrase “Much Madness”? a)alliteration b)imagery c)rhyme d)enjambment
In the speech "The Question of South Africa," what are 100,000 blacks boycotting in South Africa? a. inferior education b. mining c. health care d. governmental activities
One achievement of St. Thomas Aquinas was _____. becoming a bishop at a young age serving as a professor at the imperial court of Milan translating the Scriptures from Latin into medieval French reconciling Aristotle's logic with principles of the Roman Catholic faith
Whenever you send a résumé, a cover letter should always be attached. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T F
The main reason a person becomes a supervisor is A. work-related knowledge. B. personality. C. confidence. D. motivation.