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All Quiet on the Western Front Guide

For this novel, I am looking for help with the following: I am also looking key points in the book that would help me write an essay as to Paul's internal and external characterization.

Secret LIfe of the Bees

I am reading the Secret Life of the Bees by Sue Monk Kidd. I am stuck on an analysis. Quote: "I was afraid though, the blame would find a way to stick to them. Thats how blame was". How is this relevant to other aspects of the story? I am thinking they mean how is blame relevant to other aspects of the story but not tota

Ethics Mill's - Utilitarianism

I'm reading John Stuart Mill (Utilitarianism) second edition. Is Mill's solution to the problem posed by the desire for virtue for its own sake successful? Why or Why not?

Write evaluations of stories, poems, and plays

Your editor-in-chief has asked the entire team to reflect on the experience of working on the back to basics issues. Your reflections may be compiled to serve as guidelines for future teams. You have been asked to read A love Medicine by Louise Erdrich (1954) OR Long Long Too Long by Lucia Perillo (1958)and answer the following

Write evaluations of stories, poems, and plays

Choose a theme from the Bedford text (file attached). The other work can be from literature, art, film, comic books, radio, or TV. Discuss the works, analyzing and comparing how they develop the theme you have chosen. Your analysis is likely to be drafted and presented to the Senior Editors, so it should include the followin

Gay marriage

Task Name: Phase 1 Discussion Board Details: The first step towards completing the Touchstone Project is to choose a current controversy or issue and then form research questions. You will be arguing one side or another for a current issue in the news. For example, you might take up the cause of Global Warming and articulate

How to paraphrase..

Four qualities of a good paraphrase.How can you ensure you are not plagiarizing in your paraphrasing?

Myths of male divine characters

How do myths of male divine characters influence how cultures form a vision of the ideal man? How do these beliefs impact how different cultures view men?

Getting motivated to read literature

Suggestions on how to get motivated towards a reading session. How to use critical theory to approach literature. What is the drawing factor to some authors and not others.

Summarize the play

Brief summary of the play "A Raisin in the Sun" incorporating the main points. What feelings does the play evoke? What ideas does the play express and what values does the play endorse as far as beliefs and attitudes?

Langston Hughes and Alice Walker

Why does Langston Hughes answer his main question with a list of questions and is he expressing political of societal values in Dream Deferred? Are there any themes that are the same in Hughes' work compared to "Everyday Use" by Alice Walker?

Hero's journey help

I am sorry confused with this class I need help please. I really need please can someone help me please. In this assignment, you will use the Hero's Journey as a model for writing your own fictional short story. The process of writing this story will take place in three stages The first stage of the journey begins in the Ord

Plot Parts Event

I really need some help here please. Can you give me some pointers or help in how to identify the series of events in a story as well as identify the conflict, complications, crisis ,falling action, and resolution of a plot. How do series of events and plot work together in a story? The story I pick is Story by Lydia Davis

The Odyssey Book 3

Examine Nestor's personality and character. What distinguishes him from other characters who serve as storytellers during the course of the narrative? What distinguishing features mark his speech? What is the general impression of his character that is given in the Odyssey? What means does Homer employ in order to achieve th

Moral Education in schools and why it's important.

Give reasons to support why we need moral education in schools with references. I need a lot of detailed information based on past researchers findings, as well as information based on personal experience. I also need help putting all the information together so that I can write a persuasive essay on this topic, backed up with

Protagonists in The Aeneid and Dante's Inferno

Please assist me with the following problem. Draw a parallel between characters in two books. It compares Aeneas in The Aeneid and the protagonist of Dante's Inferno. Use specific examples from both texts to make your case. Provide at least 300 words. Thank you,

Bewoulf vs. Homer's Achilies

I need assistance with the following: Do you find Beowulf more or less attractive than Homer's Achilles? [You should defend your preference by citing acts, situations, and speeches from the poems. Then try to form a comprehensive but concise statement of your view.] Thank you!

Art forms are intertwined with love.

Below are the art forms Gustav Klimt's, "The Kiss" (visual art); Gone with the Wind (novel) "At Last" by Etta James (song) At Last Lyrics by Etta James At last, my love has come along My lonely days are over And life is like a song Oh, yeah, at last The skies above are blue My heart was wrapped up in clovers The n

Art forms and love

Select three contemporary art forms. Below are the art forms Gustav Klimt's, "The Kiss" (visual art); Gone with the Wind (novel) "At Last" by Etta James (song) List the components of the theme and the areas of commonality. The Theme is Love My question is: Which piece do you believe most successfully communicates the t

Creating a Paragraph

Determine purpose, tone, audience and point of view for an essay with the following thesis. Generate 3 supporting points for the thesis and write a paragraph using one of the points. Thesis statement: E-mail has changed for the worse the way people communicate with each other.

Thesis statments

Which of the statements in the following lists support the thesis. Label each statement as acceptable, irrelevant, inaccurate or too general. Thesis: Colleges should put less emphasis on sports. a. high powered athletic programs can encourage grade fixing. b. too much value is attached to college sports c. athletics have n

Thesis statement

Each set follows list of key points. Based on information provided, prepare a possible thesis statement and propose purpose, tone, audience and point of view. Set A 1) evidence of growing conservatism is the re-emerging popularity of fraternities and sororities. 2)beauty contests, ROTC training and recruiting are again popu

How to Develop a Thesis

Following are four pairs of general and limited subjects. For each set of limited subjects develop an effective thesis statements. general subject limited subject a) psychology power struggles in a classroom b) health doctors' attitudes toward patients c) elderly

Professional Writing and Composition

You are a lead project engineer for Cards4U Inc. Currently, you are in the midst of planning a new card line. You are the lead engineer, so you must work with all levels of staff and engineers as well as with prospective clients and their customers to monitor this project. Refer to the scenario. Taking into consideration your

Inflated Diction Exercise

1. Correct inflated diction by typing your correction next to each of the words or phrases listed below. a. As per your request -- b. Having received your letter, we -- c. Enclosed please find my resume. -- d. I regret to advise you that I must delay payment. -- e. It is imperative that you write at

Professional Writing and Composition

Scenario- You are a lead project engineer for Cards4U Inc. Currently, you are in the midst of planning a new card line. You are the lead engineer, so you must work with all levels of staff and engineers as well as with prospective clients and their customers to monitor this project; you must also report back to your chief execu