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Literature and Genres

Using the following outline help give thoughts and references to get started with my paper. Preliminary thesis statement: In this essay, I will discuss (a) how family and friends influence literature, (b) review three genres in literature, and (c) examples of the three genres as they relate to literature. Purpose of this

Disillusionment in James Joyce's "Araby"

Discuss: Describe what you consider to be the story's main idea. Why does the narrator feel so disillusioned at the end? What could account for such a feeling? What did the narrator learn about himself?

A critique of poorly designed website occurs.

Of all the websites you find, this job chooses the very worst website. The definition of " worst" is up to you. For that website (ONLY), answer the following questions: 1. Note the design and layout - what draws your eye? What colors are used? What pictures? Are they designed to influence you emotionally, mentally socially.

Web Sources

This solution guides students to create a critical essay on web sources. It provides a sample for students to follow.

A Description of the Writing Process occurs.

Could you tell me about your writing process? Can you tell me about the general strategies form different kinds of writing? How do you tackle a particular difficult writing situation?

Meth Article Example Analytical Modeling

Training helps officers crack down on meth labs BY LES BLUMENTHAL McClatchy Newspapers QUANTICO, Va. - A certain adrenaline rush comes with busting a meth lab, even if the gun in your hand is loaded with paintball bullets. The bad guys may be cardboard cutouts and the lab a Quonset hut at a Drug Enforcement Administration tr

Tobias Wolfe's "Say Yes"

Tobias Wolfe's "Say Yes" is examined. I assist with ideas to write a journaled response focusing on these categories: Journal Your First Impressions: Take time to gather your thoughts - to pull together what seems most significant. Include any questions the story may have raised in your mind. Keep a Running Commentary: Jo

Hill Like An Elephant

Read "Hill Like An Elephant" by Ernest Hemingway (see the attachment) and write five short paragraphs: I. Introduction with thesis statement. II. Lack of communication III. Alcohol abuse IV. Non- Acceptance of charge V. Conclusion

Young Goodman Brown

Since Nathaniel Hawthorne has a reputation for ambiguity, intentionally leaving his stories ambiguous and open-ended, this posting considers the following interpretations: Is Young Goodman Brown's journey into the forest an evil dream (perhaps inspired by the devil)? Is his journey a dream vision telling him the truth about

Washington Square

Catherine Sloper's status as a villain or a hero is considered as well as Dr. Sloper's status.

Comma Splices: How To Fix Them.

Students often receive papers back with marginal comments from their teachers, and one of the most common errors of punctuation (and grammar, in a way) that is flagged in this way is the comma splice. What are comma splices? What causes them? How can they be fixed?

Technical Writer Tips

As a technical writer, you are often faced with writing or rewriting technical manuals that involve procedures or steps. Locate two owners manuals (either online or on paper) and compare and contrast the two manuals. What are the common components of the manuals? Is there any one component included in the manual(s) that you feel