A thesis statement presents the following:
B. the topic and the writer's opinion or feeling about the topic.
A thesis statement not only summarizes the idea of a topic, but also presents the author's opinion about it. Its purpose is to summarize and also allow for further discussion. In a thesis statement, the writer is supposed to take a stand. A thesis statement is supposed to be arguable.
Determine whether the underline pronoun is a nominative (N) , objective (O) , possessive (P) for question 1-3 1) Why wasn’t he invited to Anila’s party? (he is underlined) • N • O • P
2) I hope Anila left me directions to her house( me is underlined) • N • O • P 3) My sister will pick us up after Anila’s party(us is underlined) • N • O • P
1. N 2. O 3.O 4 . I 5. He 6. They 7. It's 8. Your 9. YOU'RE
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Which solution does NOT correctly fix the following run-on sentence? They were expensive combs her heart had simply craved and yearned over them.
A. They were expensive combs, her heart had simply craved and yearned over them.
B. They were expensive combs, and her heart had simply craved and yearned over them.
C. They were expensive combs. Her heart had simply craved and yearned over them.
Answer: I would contend that the solution that does NOT correctly fix the following run-on sentence is the A) They were expensive combs, her heart had simply craved and yearned over them.
Explanation: Just to elaborate a little on the answer, it can be added that "They were expensive combs her heart had simply craved and yearned over them" is an example of a fused sentence — two independent clauses run together without the proper separation (a coordinating conjunction or the appropriate punctuation mark). The solution presented in option A is actually another example of a run-on sentence, specifically a comma splice, since the two independent clauses have been joined just by a comma. However, the solutions B and C are correct, since a run-on sentence can be fixed by using a comma FOLLOWED BY a coordinating conjunction (B) or by separating the two clauses into sentences by means of a period (C).
Which form of the verb agrees with the subject and completes the sentence? It __________ one material used to make bottle stoppers. A. is B. are
Which of the following best characterizes the words unbounded determination? a) Roosevelt feels the will of the American people is greater than any other.
b) Roosevelt feels there will be no limit to the will to succeed.
c) Roosevelt has concerns the will of the people will waiver during this crisis.
d) Roosevelt has more confidence in the armed forces than the civilians.
a) Roosevelt feels the will of the American people is greater than any other
The US President Franklin D Roosevelt delivered The Infamy Speech to a Joint Session of the U.S. Congress on 8 December 1941. It was on that day Japan attacked the US naval base at Pearl Harbor. The focus of the speech is the determined realism and Roosevelt, in the face to damage, felt his confidence in the will and strength of the people of America which is far greater than those among the people of other countries. Unbounded determination is steely and steadfast will power to overcome the hard time.
Answer: a) Roosevelt feels the will of the American people is greater than any other
It may be said that great literature embraces ambiguity because A. It reflects the uncertainty we face in real life decisions.
B. It allows us to interpret a plot in at least two ways.
C. We seldom have clues to the motivations of the protagonist .
D. Little insight is offered into the character of qualities of an antagonist.
A. It reflects the uncertainty we face in real life decisions
(BRAINLIEST) Which detail from the story "The Magic Prison" foreshadows the palace becoming a prison? (A)“Humph!” she said, as he disappeared. “You’ll have enough of it before you are through, my fine prince.” And away she flew.
(B)The next day he was so hungry that he began to eat one of the old withered apples, and as he bit it he thought of the bird, his fellow prisoner.
(C)Prince Harweda had no sooner set his foot inside the small rose-colored palace than the iron door shut with a bang and locked itself.
(D)“Poor little thing!” he cried, as he sprang up; “you too are shut within this terrible prison. This thick darkness must be as hard for you to bear as it is for me.”
The next day he was so hungry that he began to eat one of the old withered apples, and as he bit it he thought of the bird, his fellow prisoner, as the details from the story "The Magic Prison" foreshadows the palace becoming a prison. Therefore, option (b) is correct.
What is the theme of the story?
The English literature as the famous story "The Magic Prison". The theme was the based everyone in the society should the help to each other as to maintain the empathy. The story central idea is the main keyword is the empathy. It was the help to each one.
According to the story "The Magic Prison", as the man was the hungry as the started to the bite of the withered apple. He was the thinking of the bird. As he was the shown to the empathy as the bird. It was to reflection, the central theme of the story.
As a result, the "The Magic Prison" as foreshadows his follow the empathy to the bird to share her apple. Therefore, option (b) is correct.
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In a group discussion, which of these conclusions is most clearly supported
Odysseus is reckless as a leader; his men are killed by the cyclops only because he insists on staying in the monster cave.
In the passage that has been given, it shows that Odysseus is a reckless leader. He is such a leader who does not think much before acting and just takes the actions.
He does not care about the consequences of the actions that he takes on the people under his rule. His order on the people to stay in the cave resulted in the killing of his men. This proved that he was a reckless leader and his behavior was bad.
Which of the following is the original meaning of the word college? a. An independent institution of higher learning offering a course of general studies leading to a bachelor’s degree b. A building used for an educational or religious purpose c. A group of persons considered by law to be a unit d. A body of clergy, living together and supported by a foundation
I too believe the answer to be letter D. A body of clergy, living together and supported by a foundation,
The Latin word collegium means "an association of collegae". Collegae is the plural form of collega, which means partner in office (hence, the English "colleague"). From collegium, the word college was developed. In the 14th century, is was used to refer to a resident body of ecclesiastics supported by an endowment. Letter D paraphrases such meaning very well: a body of clergy, living together and supported by a foundation. College soon presented some other meanings as well. But, since we have to choose among the options given, the best one is indeed letter D.
Which of the following is the best example of a theme? A. A reference to a story from mythology B. The price of wealth, fame, and power C. The moment when conflict is resolved D. A romantic scene between two lovers
B: The price of wealth, fame, and power
This is the best example of a theme.
Theme of a story means the central message that the story illustrates. To find the theme of a story, reader must understand the central message of the story. A writer may use irony, symbolism etc to present the theme. Theme should not be confused with moral of the story.
The correct option B refers to the price one need to pay for wealth, fame and power. This is a theme as story can revolve around this. Other options are just a scene of a story: like Option C which is the moment when conflict is resolved and Option D which is a romantic scene between two lovers. Similarly, option A which is a reference to a story from mythology. All these are only scenes from a story not the theme of it.