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Book report alternatives are given.

If your instructor requires you to report on a novel, you might want to consider a book talk instead of the traditional book report approach to an oral or written book report. This posting allows you to validate your reading, while engaging the audience into your presentation.

Questions

Please answer the questions, I have attached the two speeches. Thank for your time. Please answer these questions for me. 1. Dr. Martin King, in particular, uses an abundance of visual imagery, especially reference to light and dark. He says, for example: "Now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of ima

"Death of a Salesman" quote meaning

What does this quote mean? Need a 5-6 sentence commentary on this quote and the importance of it. Page 138 end of stoty Siad by Biff ( Willys son) following his death Biff: "He had the wrong dream. All, all, wrong".

IDENTIFYING PARTS OF A SENTENCE

LOOK AT THE SENTENCES BELOW: MR. TENG SAYS, "USE ONE EYE'S WIDTH AS A UNIT OF MEASURE AND MAKE THE HEAD FIVE EYE-WIDTHS WIDE." THERE ARE MANY OTHER GUIDELINES. IDENTIFY WHAT PARTS OF SPEECH "WIDTH" AND "GUIDELINES" ARE IN THE ABOVE SENTENCES. IDENTIFY THE FIRST USE OF THE WORD WIDTH IN THE ABOVE SENTENCE AND THE WORD, "GUI

IDENTIFYING PARTS OF A SENTENCE

IN THE SENTENCE "HE SAYS THAT THE MOST IMPORTANT FEATURE IS THE CORRECT PLACEMENT OF THE EYES." TELL WHAT PART OF SPEECH "FEATURE" AND "PLACEMENT" ARE---ARE THEY PREDICATE NOMINATIVES, DIRECT OBJECTS, INDIRECT OBJECTS, PREDICATE ADJECTIVES, SUBJECTS OR VERBS?

Fill in the blank questions

Hi Can someone check my answers in the the blank to see if they are correct. 1. _____we_____ students are being asked to read two essays this week: Twain's "Reading the River" and Adler's "How to Mark a Book." We Us 2. Samuel Clemens was born in 1835; his mother did not insist that ___she_______ name him as

Analogy paragraph

Please present a well written analogy paragraph. Accurately explains how the analogy makes a foreign concept, object, or process clear to a general reader.

I need help writing Ontario Grade 12 essay

" I perchance herafter shall think meet/ To put an antic disposition on," says Hamlet (1.5.179) Let us leave aside the question of whether Hamlet might be truly insane. Let's just look at this pretence of 'gaga' craziness that he deliberately puts on. He obviously believes that behaving this way will benefit him somehow. He m

Technical and grammatical setence corrections

These setences are from a formal business writing class and evidentally have problems. If the setences themselves can be proofread and corrected individually it would help soooo much. Thanks! They are the face of the company - although not all public relations managers work in the public eye. In this rigorous profession

First person narrator

I suggested in my assignment that a first person narrator establishes credibility. I feel the problem with this is that most of us have areas where we can't see ourselves clearly, due to lack of self-knowledge, strong emotion, bias, or some other factor. What happens when you have a first person narrator with that sort of (very

Business and literature are contrasted.

What element or aspect of business can't literature capture? (Or what element or aspect does it capture only badly?) For example, does literature fail because of the limits of language? Is some aspect of business simply too complex-or too boring-to make good fiction?

Literature and Business

If you look at Short's background (http://www.sba.pdx.edu/faculty/jeremys/js.html), you'll see that he's done quite a bit of traditional research, and published a number of essays. You might ask why he uses stories. Short gives one reason. He says, "People aren't going to remember a long list of boring facts. But they will remem

Character types are briefly discussed.

I wrote "Writing with flat characters and rounded characters is like the difference between two dimensions and three dimensions. The flat character is often just a character with no real personality traits except maybe one or two. We have no real way of getting to know these characters because the author gives us nothing to buil

Participial phrases and absolute phrases

Need help lilsting the participial and absolute phrases in the following sentences. Next to each part. phrase, write the word/words it modifies. Label each phrase participial or absolute. 1. A bookbinder using gold and jewels could make the cover really lovely. 2. The printing press changing things, books looked different af

Participial phraes

Combine each of the following pairs of sentences by turning one setence into a participial phrase or an absolute phrase. Underline the participial phraes and absolute phraes in your rewritten sentences. I am having trouble with a few of these. 1. The braider repeats the process with the right strand. The braider contines the br

Help Me

Write an essay to address the following question: "Why do you choose Chemistry or Chemical Engineering as your major of interest?" Focus on who you are and use your personal stories to support your arguments. Thanks.

Setting and the action

Can you please explain in "The Man to Send Rain Clouds" by Leslie Silko how the setting is communicated, and how the setting and the action of the story relate.

Need help diagraming

Diagram these sentences that include prepositional phrases 1. Edward Frost made famous rug patterns and sold them along the New England roads. 2. These old rugs were useful and beautiful to the eye. 3. During the nineteenth century, rug making was popular. I was having trouble with these 3.