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Literature

Personification of Dorian Gray in

Words: 662
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Indeed, Dorian Gray does end up doing much wrong to Miss Vane which induces her to commit suicide. However, her brother, a worldly seaman, does not get the opportunity…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Iago as a Personification of

Words: 1433
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

He tricks him into believing his lies. Obviously, he hates Othello and wants to destroy him. This is one reason why critics suggest that he is the personification of…

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6 Pages
Journal

Literature

Carpe Diem by Robert Frost Personification of

Words: 2533
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Journal

Carpe Diem" by Robert Frost Personification of Age Chiming church bells symbolize time Children passing symbolize time passing "Drinking Song" by John Fletcher Merry, boisterous tone Caution to the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Literature

Robert Frost Personification in Out

Words: 670
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

I. Frost's main intention in using the buzz saw as a being Frost wants to display the buzz saw as a person and in order to do so he…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Lilies of Landsford Canal Susan Ludvigson Is

Words: 1383
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Lilies of Landsford Canal Susan Ludvigson is an American literature professor and poet whose professional and personal background feature prominently in her work. In the narrative poem "The Lilies…

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19 Pages
Journal

Literature

Beowulf as a Hero Lesson

Words: 8817
Length: 19 Pages
Type: Journal

Your answer should be at least five sentences long. The Legend of Arthur Lesson 1 Journal Entry # 9 of 16 Journal Exercise 1.7A: Honor and Loyalty 1. Consider…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Shakespeare Wordsworth Shakespeare and Wordsworth

Words: 1532
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

" Here, though ordsworth has once again assumed his place apart from the natural world, he denotes that it is of value to return to this beautiful space in…

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Essay

Communication

Wild -- Vocabulary Exercise Context

Words: 609
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Basically, Charles had accidentally rolled backwards at the edge of a parking area outside a fraternity at another college. His open-topped Jeep slid a few feet backwards down a…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Evangeline Is Longfellow's Epic Historical

Words: 376
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

When Longfellow uses the word tremulous to describe the tides of the ocean and the gleam of the moonlight, he personifies those natural elements to connect Evangeline's experiences with…

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Thesis

Literature

Keats' to Autumn an Analysis of Keats'

Words: 625
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

Keats' to Autumn An Analysis of Keats' "To Autumn" John Keats' "To Autumn" is a kind of "companion piece" to another English poem, "Ode to Evening," by illiam Collins…

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20 Pages
Essay

Literature

Role and Importance of the

Words: 5946
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Essay

Most individuals fail to appreciate life to the fullest because they concentrate on being remembered as some of the greatest humans who ever lives. This makes it difficult for…

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2 Pages
Essay

Literature

Disastrous Historical Military Engagement That Occurred During

Words: 767
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

disastrous historical military engagement that occurred during the initial phase of Crimean war that was fought between Turkey and ussia. The situation in the poem is a war whereby…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Mixed Company by C Rucker

Words: 2204
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

He wants to honor his dead wife, so he takes the dog along with him just as she did. This is perhaps the only gesture the father makes toward…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Love We Hear Footsteps by

Words: 1422
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Somehow this is an explanation of what love is, paradoxical. This paradox between the sublime relationship of sex to love and to procreation is all one in this small…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Courage That My Mother Had

Words: 1010
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This is an interesting device because it indicates the author was looking at every aspect of the poem and thought long and hard about how to use words to…

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Questionnaire

Business - Miscellaneous

Principal Ideas or Arguments Advanced

Words: 941
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Questionnaire

The metaphor of the jigsaw puzzle-- "what good would it do to finish early? Three, the jigsaw puzzle isn't the important thing. The important thing is the fun of…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Biology

Imagery & Symbolism in the

Words: 2160
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"She relaxed limply in the seat. "Oh, no. No. I don't want to go. I'm sure I don't." Her face was turned away from him. "It will be enough…

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6 Pages
Essay

Literature

Husband's Message Portrays a Feeling

Words: 1917
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

In "Federigo's Falcon," the female protagonist Monna Giovanna was widowed by her husband who suddenly fell ill and passed away. Her husband was a very wealthy man, and together…

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5 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Shawshank Redemption Summary of the Novel the

Words: 1631
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Shawshank edemption Summary of the Novel The Shawshank edemption is concentrating on the challenges that an innocent man endures while he is in prison. This is accomplished in the…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Upstairs Analysis To the One Upstairs God

Words: 953
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Upstairs analysis "to the One Upstairs:" God as Boss In "To the One Upstairs," Charles Simic personifies God by comparing the deity to a boss at an office or…

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7 Pages
Thesis

Children

Children's Literature Sass's the Cat

Words: 2352
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Thesis

In addition, the human pronoun "her" is used to refer to the mother penguin, while "it" would have been a more appropriate choice if the author wanted to reinforce…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Robert Frost's Use of Figurative Language

Words: 1105
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Figurative Language in Robert Frost's Poetryand "The Metamorphosis" Robert Frost is one poet that always utilizes figurative speech in dramatic ways. By employing the literary techniques of symbolism and…

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Literature

Figurative Language

Words: 749
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Speech in Anger, by Vallejo The poem "Anger" by Cesar Vallejo and translated into the English by Thomas Merton is absolutely suffused with successful utilizations of various figures of…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Simile -- a Common Device in Poetry

Words: 3190
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Simile -- A common device in poetry is the use of comparisons, often comparing something unusual or uncommon with something that is more familiar to the reader or audience.…

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Essay

Health - Nursing

Richard Selzer's The Knife Richard

Words: 712
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

And in this case, he holds life and death in his hands, presiding over major surgery as though he might be God Himself. In paragraph #4 he uses the…

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9 Pages
Essay

Mythology

Real and the Imagined Looking

Words: 2398
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

She longs for their love and the ghosts pose a threat to this. Since she cannot control the ghosts or make them go away, she must protect the children…

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6 Pages
Essay

Economics

Prevention of Fraud

Words: 2387
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

1500-Word Artefact Organization: ank of England Fraud is intentionally deceiving a person such that he or she incurs a loss and the fraudulent person makes a gain. Instances of…

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5 Pages
Chapter

Philosophy

Romanticism

Words: 1609
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Chapter

omanticism "omance," "omanticism" and "omantic" are three related words frequently utilized rather loosely by literature readers and hence requiring some clear definition. The most important fact is these words…

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16 Pages
Research Paper

Mythology - Religion

History of Satan Since the

Words: 4478
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Research Paper

These Gods subjugated humans in a way that never happened in other primitive river-valley cultures yet seemed to follow a political will as the concept evolved. This finally culminates…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Military

Huxley and Barak on War

Words: 1047
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

He deplores the hiding of true violence. That hornet reference really came down to this, Huxley says; "in other words, to go and throw thermite, high explosives and vesicants…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology

Animal Imagery in Lafontaine and

Words: 3070
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The Heifer, the Goat, and the Sheep, in Company ith the Lion illustrates the absolute power of the feudal lord (the lion) over the peasantry (the goat and sheep).…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Military

Pun in the First Two Lines Relate

Words: 345
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

pun in the first two lines relate to the contrast between winter and summer. Winter here is used in a metaphorical sense. "Our discontent" is an emotional state that…

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4 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Thomas-Dickinson Perspectives of Death Do Not Go

Words: 1468
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

Thomas-Dickinson Perspectives of Death "Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night" is one of Dylan Thomas's most recognized poems. In the poem, he urges his father to fight…

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5 Pages
Essay

Literature

The Lilies of Landsford Canal

Words: 1965
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

UAN LUDVIGON[footnoteRef:1] [1: usan Ludvigson was born in Rice Lake, Wisconsin on February 13, 1942 and graduated from the University of Wisconsin, River Falls in 1965 with majors in…

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6 Pages
Essay

Literature

Anthology Dancing Anthology Aims at Studying and

Words: 1959
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Anthology Dancing Anthology aims at studying and collecting various groups of arts that describe a similar theme. According to the poems, dancing is a common feature. Dancing is a…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Literature

Hildegard of Bingen Was Many

Words: 2459
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

"O ancient holy ones, why do you marvel at us? The ord of God grows bright in the form of a man, and thus we shine with him, building…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Lucille Clifton

Words: 752
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Lucille Clifton How does her gender in part define her perspective and sensibility? It is interesting to read her poems knowing she is an African-American female, and along with…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Terrorism

U S Approach to Terrorism Post 2001

Words: 3011
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

U.S. Approach to Terrorism U.S Approach to Terrorism Post 2001 The incidence of September 11, 2001 led to an anti-terrorism campaign by the government of U.S. And was called…

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Term Paper

Literature

Cows by Lydia Davis and Thirteen Ways

Words: 518
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cows by Lydia Davis, and Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird by Wallace Stevens In Davis' work, the reader gains an intimate knowledge of cows and their habits…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Doctor Faustus Reasons Why He Was Willing to Accept Eternal Damnation

Words: 6431
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Faustus' Acceptance to Eternal Damnation Many traditions and legends have been created all the way through the long history of western culture. Among which one of the most outstanding…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Music

Chaucer and Dryden Dedicated Odes to Saint

Words: 984
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Chaucer and Dryden dedicated odes to Saint Cecilia, who was revered as the patron saint of music. As a poetic muse, Cecilia is credited with inventing the organ and…

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26 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Concept of God in Judaism and Christianity

Words: 7257
Length: 26 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Judaism and Christianity both have fairly common as well as totally contrasting religious concepts. In spite of the apparent differences and divisions it has to be understood that both…

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5 Pages
Book Report

Mythology

Ivanits'russian Folk Belief Linda Ivanits' Russian Folk

Words: 1676
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Book Report

Ivanits'"Russian Folk Belief" Linda Ivanits' Russian Folk Belief is a foundational and possibly one of kind work exploring concepts of Russian culture that have previously been unknown and would…

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5 Pages
Essay

Literature

British Poetry

Words: 1309
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

"The Sleeping Beauty" by Lord Alfred Tennyson uses several narrative techniques. The first of which can be seen in the second line of the first stanza. "She lying on…

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7 Pages
Essay

Literature

Privacy Does Not Love an Explores Darkness

Words: 2220
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Privacy" Does Not Love an explores darkness lurking beneath dom James Adcox's novel Love Does Not is many things; a dystopian fantasy, a biting satire, a tale about the…

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21 Pages
Research Paper

Black Studies

2008 Democratic Presidential Primary --

Words: 7199
Length: 21 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Meanwhile in the journal Du Bois Review (Parker, et al., 2009, p. 194) the authors point to racism and patriotism as key themes for the 2008 Democratic primary election.…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Literature

Lover by Marguerite Duras Though

Words: 1891
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The girl, who was old by the time she was eighteen, has completed her journey by then; she has taken the phallic leadership of her elder brother from him…

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10 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Isaiah Delivered the Jubilee Message

Words: 3410
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

They could only be disposed of, as it were, by leases till the year of jubilee, and were then to return to the seller or his heir." This would…

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2 Pages
Essay

Literature

Joseph Roth's Short Story the

Words: 580
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Roth describes Anton as a person who never gets into fights, plays or steals apples from his neighbors. "Anton Wenzl was always neatly dressed and in clean clothes. Not…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Power of Imagery Explored in

Words: 3415
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This poem is a favorite of mine because it reminds me to slow down and appreciate everything. It does not take long nor does it take much to renew…

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4 Pages
Book Review

Sports - Women

Devil in the Shape of

Words: 1252
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Book Review

This seems rather likely as well given that the women in question often stood to inherit or gain from an economic standpoint and therefore became threats to the male-dominated…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Literature

Hamlet Research it Is Doubtful

Words: 1856
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

" This madness likely leads to Ophelia's suicide but, consistent with the entire theme of this play, the exact nature of Ophelia's demise is left to speculation. The fascination…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Family and Marriage

Health Weight and Society the

Words: 2114
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

It is imperative to persuade children to go outside and play and to educate them about exercise. They have to learn that there is such a thing as too…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Art  (general)

Green Tara Tibetan Art -

Words: 2111
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The most striking difference of this painting is the extensive use of gold leaf. A matured use of shadow and detail can be seen in this tangka, indicating a…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Marketing Case Study How Should

Words: 838
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The research also is inconclusive about the effects of advertising over the long-term and as a result, opens to interpretation by lawmakers and consumer rights groups. In other words,…

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15 Pages
Research Paper

Mythology - Religion

Glossolalia or Speaking in Tongues

Words: 4590
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Therefore, we may conclude that the speaker has some cognitive function from the structure of the speech, even if it is based on a very basic set of language…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature

Shakespeare Poem Shakespeare on Love

Words: 1185
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Moreover, and this is where the tone takes its turn, the poet derides summer for its temporary nature. In all of its delighted qualities, the poet suggests, it is…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Fugitive Crosses His Tracks Aksel

Words: 2065
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

Adler (2009) notes "jealousy is merely an especially well-marked form of the striving for power." The Jante Laws warns people that they should not try to become individuals and…

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4 Pages
Essay

Drama - World

War and Pieces of Reality

Words: 1345
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Despite all the graphic, inventive detailed descriptions of the physical suffering and the mental anguish Turner has endured, in the end, it is the cliche, metaphoric image of a…

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11 Pages
Essay

Children

Jungian Analysis Patient Background and

Words: 3474
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Essay

" The subject describes how his mother also adamantly refused to consent to the use of Novocain or any other anesthetic when he visited the dentist (despite his pleas…

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