Choose the word or words that best complete the sentence. My Uncle Frederick is a/an __ creature; he stays up almost all night and then
58:35 Read the excerpt from Part 2 of The Odyssey. Which statement best explains the simile in this excerpt? Abc We cried aloud, lifting our hands to Zeus, powerless, looking on at this, appalled; but Cyclops went on filling up his belly with manflesh and great gulps of whey, then lay down like a mast among his sheep. The Cyclops is compared to Zeus because of his size. The Cyclops is compared to Zeus because of his power The Cyclops is compared to a mast, or flagpole, because of his surrender. The Cyclops is compared to a mast, or flagpole, because of his size. Mark this and return Save and Exit Submit
Deciding on the narrative point of view means that an author must choose a. when the story is taking place. b. who is telling the story. c. where the main character is from. d. how long the story is going to be.
Both old english and modern english poetry use alliteration, which is
An interior narrative is made up of a. secrets. b. occurrences. c. statements. d. feelings and inner thoughts.
match each piece of text from “a modest proposal” by jonathan swift to the subject of the satire. the general perception of all poor as thieves and robbers the government’s lack of attention to the poor the perception that irish families lack a regard for the institution of marriage the lack of institutions to conduct marriages for the irish poor the increasing number of husbands abandoning their wives and children the belief that thieves and robbers are abundant in ireland poor husbands’ low opinion of their wives they can very seldom pick up a livelihood by stealing till they arrive at six years old; except where they are of towardly parts, although i confess they learn the rudiments much earlier. arrowboth these children are seldom the fruits of marriage, a circumstance not much regarded by our savages. arrowboth men would become as fond of their wives, during the time of their pregnancy, as they are now of their mares in foal, their cows in calf, or sow when they are ready to farrow.
Select the correct answer. During his lifetime, Christopher Marlowe was rumored to be which of the following? A. a spy for the English Catholics B. a spy for the King of Spain C. a participant in a plot to murder Elizabeth I D. a spy for the Church of England E. a practitioner of witchcraft and sorcery
The speaker’s tone in “Harlem” is best described as frustrated. conflicted. joyful. accepting.
To blank a text, a reader should explain the text concisely using the reader’s own words. a) develop b) outline c) reorganize d) summarize