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American Literature

In the novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, who or what does the mockingbird symbolize?

Language analysis on the book "Of Mice and Men"

How do i analyse this along with describing what language devices are being used? The sunshine lay in a thin line under the window. From a distance there could be heard a rattle of dishes. After a... more

What literary devices are these?

Jonas caught his father’s eye Glowing with pride I wanted to ask a million questions

What did Phaeton set on fire?A.mountain tops B.cities,nations,and their people C. the earth’s surface (I’m for sure it is A and B, but not sure about C) *The answer can be more than 1* Paragraph below

Please state where you find it too. ”The moon saw with astonishment her brother's chariot running beneath her own. The clouds begin to smoke, and the mountain tops take fire; the fields are parched... more

What did Phaeton set on fire?A.mountain tops B.cities,nations,and their people C. the earth’s surface (I’m for sure it is A and B, but not sure about C) *The answer can be more than 1* Paragraph below

Please state where you find it too. ”The moon saw with astonishment her brother's chariot running beneath her own. The clouds begin to smoke, and the mountain tops take fire; the fields are parched... more

Quote from Silas Marner Explanation

Hi, Can you explain this quote from Silas Marner;"The prevarication and white lies which a mind that keeps itself ambitiously pure is as uneasy under as a great artist under the false touches that... more

12/18/19

Provide at least three ways that he or she reflects Romantic thinking in his or her writing.

Both Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson were influenced by the Romantics. Choose one of the two poets. Provide at least three ways that he or she reflects Romantic thinking in his or her writing.... more

12/11/19

What is the summary of the highwayman

12/04/19

Evil halves in folklore/mythology

I'm researching the literature trope of a character's evil half manifesting (most notably Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde) and I was wondering if there are any tales from mythology/folklore surrounding the... more

11/15/19

Read this part of the Epic of Gilgamesh and answer the following questions in the description

Read this part of The Epic of Gilgamesh and answer the following questionsThen Utnapishtim spoke to Urshanabi the ferryman: ‘Woe to you Urshanabi, now and for ever more you have become hateful to... more

11/14/19

Literary Term--when an author purposely does not describe something so that the audience is left to imagine it (likely to a greater effect than the author could hope to describe).

Literary Term--when an author purposely does not describe something so that the audience is left to imagine it (likely to a greater effect than the author could hope to describe).

11/08/19

What would the date be in a Healthy People 2020 citation?

Would it be the copyright date that is 2014 or the last time the site was updated which was 11/5/19?

11/08/19

Différence entre passé composé et imparfait

11/08/19

Why are the great English writers so prolific?

The great English writers are known for the breadth and width of their body of work. Why did so many great writers write so many books?

11/07/19

By the Waters of Babylon

How does the author's use of dashes hint at John's behavior and emotions as he observes the room?

11/05/19

What is an American in a literary way ?

Hello im studying american culture and literature and this is my first year.Yesterday i missed the class of american literature and teacher gave us a exam question (What is an american ? ) my... more
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