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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!

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How can this thesis statement be improved?

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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

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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.

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What is the goal of the X-JT7 description?

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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.

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What does it mean to "follow a natural order" when writing?

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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

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What are non examples of speed

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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.

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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

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Which of the following sentences from “and of clay are we created” best describes the relationship between Rolf Carl’s and his camera

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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

Annie Barnes

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Which of the following statements is true regarding sentence components? A. Every sentence must have an object. B. The object can be a noun or a verb. C. The predicate can be a noun or a verb. D. Often the subject will act upon the object.

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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

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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"

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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

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How does a reader determine if a narrator is credible based on consistency of information?answer: by determining if the narrator's judgments about other characters align with indirect characterization

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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

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Events that make a conflict more difficult are called what. Download png

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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

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15. Great literature is educational because it A. won't challenge your beliefs. B. allows you to simply observe and analyze. C. teaches rather than entertains. D. helps you draw on ideas you already have.

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Which monarch was the target of the Gunpowder Plot? A.) Elizabeth I B.) James I C.) Charles I D.) Charles II

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Ishmael Beah’s hometown of __________ was not attacked by rebels until January 1993.

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Which word is another possible synonym for the word assess? evaluate decide regard apply

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Explain how the myth of perseus illustrates the influence of culture and history on a work's theme.

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A book review is a form of _____. synopsis. critical essay. story.

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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?

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An epiphany is often defined as a

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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.

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The first case of HIV in the US was reported in 1924. a. True b. False

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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.

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What does the speaker see in the Macy’s window display in the poem Exile

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Which technique does Dickinson use in the phrase “Much Madness”? a)alliteration b)imagery c)rhyme d)enjambment

Alexa Spicer

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Ka is the egyptian word that means which of the following? spirit death sun cat

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True or false? "never use acronyms in your writing". true, this helps avoid confusion. true, deleting acronyms makes your content more welcoming. false, use acronyms sparingly. false, your audience will know what the acronyms mean. next

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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

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Explain how poor physical health may affect your social health

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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

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Whenever you send a résumé, a cover letter should always be attached. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T F

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The main reason a person becomes a supervisor is A. work-related knowledge. B. personality. C. confidence. D. motivation.

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Identify the sentence that contains a noun clause in italics. a. betty wants to harvest the corn b.what betty wants is to harvest the corn c.betty would like to harvest the corn d. when should betty harvest the corn?

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2. What would you say is the principle means of characterization for Henry employed by the author? (Red Badge of Courage) Actions Thoughts Dialogue

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