Which sentence correctly uses commas to separate narration from the quotation? "You must tour the Great Hall," suggested the librarian ",if you enjoy architecture as well as books." "You must tour the Great Hall", suggested the librarian, "if you enjoy architecture as well as books." "You must tour the Great Hall" suggested the librarian, "if you enjoy architecture as well as books." "You must tour the Great Hall," suggested the librarian, "if you enjoy architecture as well as books."
Which best summarizes the role of conversation expressed in Society and Solitude? Conversation is a way for two people who are strangers to find out if they can share the same community. Conversation has the power to either affirm or destroy the connections between people. In conversation, two individuals are able to assess each other’s degree of honesty. In conversation, people often reveal unique and quirky aspects of their personalities.
Which sentence best establishes visual details? The paintings were on display for seven months at the local museum. A local artist created the paintings to celebrate the town’s history. The museum charges five dollars for adult admission to the historic display. Each painting is a towering portrait of a town founder depicted in bold acrylic.
18. A restrictive clause is one that A. should be set off by commas. B. usually occurs at the beginning of a sentence. C. limits the meaning of the word it describes. D. functions as an adverb.
A substantiated opinion is best supported by personal opinions. individual thoughts. expert opinions. common beliefs.
Which stage immediately follows conflict? A. climax B. resolution C. falling action D. rising action
A library's online catalog is a computerized index of A. books found within the library. B. library staff contact numbers. C. search engines offered by the library. D. library members.
Which statement about the author s purpose is true? Similar to theme and motif, there is only one accurate interpretation of an author s purpose. Like other reader interpretations, it must be supported with evidence from the text. If the author never states a purpose, there is none. Most texts have no fewer than three purposes, all of which the reader must find.
The assessment of facts must serve as the basis for business decisions? Strongly Disagree Disagree Neither Agree Strongly Agree which would be the best answer?
Goldsmith wrote a(n) ________ entitled The Vicar of Wakefield, about a parson's family. A. Novel B. Essay C. Poem
11. In "Young Goodman Brown," the allegorical meaning of Faith's pink ribbons is A. femininity. B. virtue. C. betrayal. D. daylight.
Which could be communicated most effectively by a memo? a request for an interview or an open job position notification of sales associates that an item’s price has been reduced a complaint about a defective product petition of a city councilperson for a hearing on traffic safety
How did British colonization influence the Nigerian Civil War? A. Borders between nations in western Africa were drawn without reference to the original territorial claims. B. British colonial leaders encouraged different groups to secede from the Nigerian nation. C. The Nigerian Civil War led to Nigeria declaring independence from Britain in the 1960s. D. The British colonial rule was over before the civil war, so it had no influence on it.
Which of the following lines from King's letter is meant to be interpreted literally? The radiant stars of love and brotherhood will shine over our great nation. But the political leaders consistently refused to engage in good faith negotiation. Now is the time to lift our national policy from the quicksand of racial injustice. It is easy for those who have never felt the stinging darts of segregation to say wait.
Why should a writer include a works cited page in a research paper? Check all that apply. to organize source material to summarize ideas to avoid plagiarism to direct readers to original sources of information to criticize opposing viewpoints on researched topic
Which excerpt from The Odyssey best demonstrates the importance of perseverance in Greek society? A. Long ships with good stout planks athwart—would fighters rig them to ride the barren sea, except for hunger? B. “I learned to keep my head in hardship—years of war and years at sea. Let this new trial come.” C. The young men, afterward, hunted wild goats with him, and hare, and deer, but he had grown old in his master's absence. D. No man of woman born could work these wonders by his own craft, unless a god came into it with ease to turn him young or old at will.
Select the line that presents alliteration. A. "...Through day and night with the great clouds darkening..." B. "...the great star early droop'd in the western sky..." C. "...the silent sea of faces and the unbarred heads..." D. "...amid these you journey,/with... tolling bells..."
Which of the following meanings of the vocabulary word BROACHED is used in the following excerpt from orpheus and eurydice: I vain, Orpheus tried to follow his bride. But this time the Underworld was firmly closed to him. No other mortal had BROACHED it once, and certainly he was not going to get a second chance. 1) Raised 2) Emerged from 3) Made a way into
Synthesizing information can be done by creating a. Timelines c. Venn diagrams b. Graphs or charts d. All of these
The purpose of looping is to _____. A. determine your purpose B. choose a tone C. document sources D. narrow your topic
"Cupid and Psyche," "Sleeping Beauty," and Shrek share which common archetype? True Love’s Kiss Beauty and the Beast the Quest the Star-Crossed Lovers
Can someone please check my answer? The Normans were originally _____. Jutes Vikings (I think it's this one) Frenchmen
The central character who is the focus of interest in a story is the __________. A) motif B) antagonist C) central conflict D) protagonist
Which excerpt from "War Message to Congress" expresses President Wilson's opinion? Each nation must decide for itself how it will meet it. On the 3d of February last I officially laid before you the extraordinary announcement of the Imperial German Government. [I]t . . . use[d] its submarines to sink every vessel that sought to approach either the ports of Great Britain and Ireland. American ships have been sunk, American lives taken.
How did the rise of cities and mass culture affect writers such as Flannery O’Connor? They became a lost generation, looking for the meaning behind all the suffering. Their writing became regional, focusing on rural aspects of American life. They wrote memoirs of their experiences in times of war and in times of peace. They cut their hair, wore short skirts, and called themselves flappers.
Read the excerpt from Ernest Hemingway’s “Soldier's Home.” His father was in the real estate business and always wanted the car to be at his command when he required it to take clients out into the country to show them a piece of farm property. The car always stood outside the First National Bank building where his father had an office on the second floor. Now, after the war, it was still the same car. Nothing was changed in the town except that the young girls had grown up. How does Hemingway’s description of the town as unchanged impact the readers’ perception of Krebs? It emphasizes that while the town has remained the same, Krebs has changed. It illustrates that Krebs despises the town he grew up in because it is boring. It demonstrates that Krebs views himself as similar to the other soldiers from his town. It reveals that Krebs is jealous of those who were able to stay in town and avoid the war.