57 Answered Questions for the topic Books


For dragons are fire made flesh, and fire is power.?

This quote is from "A Clash of Kings: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Two" *By George R.R. Martin*.This is the full quote:> "They shall come day and night to see the wonder that has been born again... more
Books English Tenses


Which tense when talking about books?

Which tense should you use when talking about a book if it is narrated in both the past and present tenses? I am asking this because in *To Kill a Mockingbird* (Can you underline book titles here?)... more

What does “to quorble a stank at” mean?

In the foreword to *The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy* by Douglas Adams, the following sentence occurs: You will find quantum tomfoolery, cosmic belly laughs and more absurd one-liners than you... more


Crow collects chunks of glass in a hollow tree?

So I'm reading "Norwegian Wood" by Haruki Murakami and I came across this passage this line :"Like the way a crow collects chunks of glass in a hollow tree."In context:---"Don't be silly," said... more

Grammatical interpretation of Don DeLillo sentence?

I'm puzzled by these three sentences from Cosmopolis by Don DeLillo: Heavy trucks went downtown bouncing, headed to the garment district or the meatpacking docks, and nobody saw them. They saw the... more


How should the name of a series of books be formatted?

I know that you underline – or if you're typing, you put the words in *italics* – the titles of books, and that you put chapters or quotations from a book in "quotes," but do you do anything to the... more


An explanation of the preface in "The Picture of Dorian Gray"?

I am currently reading The Picture of Dorian Gray and I'm puzzled over the meaning of a few sentences on the opening page. "The highest as the lowest form of criticism is a mode of autobiography."... more


Is there a proper name for the 3 asterisks that are used to suggest temporal discontinuity?

For example, when some long prose passage ends, this appears: \\* \\* \\*Then some new prose passage begins. The three asterisks dividing the two prose sections are understood to divide the two... more


Guitar book to complement my guitar lessons?

I have recently started guitar lessons. I really love them, but I feel there is something missing. My teacher's approach is "every class, let's learn a new song" but I feel I need some theory, like... more

Fundamental and In-Depth Music Theory for an Absolute Beginner?

I know nothing about music theory, but I have been playing the guitar for over 5 years and have been only working with tabs. I want to learn music theory **from scratch, fundamentally and... more
Books 70's Seventies


Common Reads and Popular books of the 70's

Looking for a lot of common books for the 70's. Things for the most part a girl would read.romance novels, scify, etc.


Connected speech resources?

I am very interested in British pronunciation, so I am looking for resources about connected speech and IPA in general. The ideal would be a book with the transcription of dialogues or just... more
Books Title


What is this book called?

Its about a girl who had just lost a sister, her grandmother believes a plant signifies her health, there is a bed in the middle of a forest, and the grandmother has a garden with a legend about it... more


How am I going to write the next chapter? I'm stuck

Chapter one “Where are you?” resounded through the mansion’s hallways. Sabrina Woodall’s brow furrowed as she walked through the mansion. She called again but heard only her echo and the quietness... more


What is a good book to learn advanced math independently?

Preferably something to ease me into degree level maths as I want to expand my maths skills, however, I am not looking to attend university/college.Furthermore, are there any good books recommended... more


What is a good book to learn advanced maths independently?

Preferably something to ease me into degree level maths as I want to expand my maths skills, however, I am not looking to attend university/college. Furthermore, are there any good books... more

math problem

Martin read 8 1/3 pages from the newspaper this morning and 10 1/2 pages of the newspaper has he read today? what operation do u use?


What is the main conflict in the things they carried? I know there are multiple answers but which one is the main one?

I said it was him thinking about dodging the draft but im not sure.


if i sold 1 million books for 25 dollars a piece how much do i make

just solve it please


Which book should I use to prepare for neet physics

Sir which book should I use to prepare for neet physics  


How do I make pictures the same size in a book?

I'm writing a children's book. with pictures, would like all the pictures to be the same size


3 friends bought 6 books fpr 78.30. how much each book cost

salma bought a cookbook and a novel for 20.75.Isla bought same novel and a dictionary for 26.65. Josh buys a cookbook and a dictionary for 30.90. howmuch each book cost?  


List of 800+ pages books?

 My English required us to read a book that 800+ pages long and that have not been made into movies yet.


Write the equation of the line that is perpendicular to the line 8y−16=5x 8y−16=5x through the point (5,-5).

this question has me confused and id like good answers because this is for an important matter.


Why in 19th century London did they use the word pray in sentences. Ex- Tell you what, pray?

I'm reading a story, and I see the main character referring to the female protagonist as 'pray'?  Ex- Tell you what, pray?

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