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Goodner AP LANG & COMPEmerson Analysis: Education & Self-ReliancefromEmerson’s “Self-Reliance”1.In paragraph 1, what does Emerson mean when he says, “The sentiment they instil is of more value than any thought theymay contain”? How does this compare to what you already know about Transcendental thought?2.What is the metaphor that Emerson uses in the first sentence in paragraph 2? Why is this an effective comparison?3.When Emerson alludes to “divine providence” and “the Almighty” in paragraph 3, to what is he referring? Why does he8
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