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Question 1   2 / 2 points Which part of this sentence from The Autobiography identifies it as an autobiography ? I wished to live without committing any fault at any time .
 Question options : the word live the word I the word wished the word time
Question 2   2 / 2 points Which word best replaces crevices in this sentence : " The crevices in the ice made it dangerous to walk on " ?
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Question 3   2 / 2 points In " Constantly Risking Absurdity , " when Ferlinghetti says that the poet performs " sleight - of - foot tricks , " he is comparing the poet to a : Question options :
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Question 7   2 / 2 points Which word or phrase has the same meaning as manifold as it is used in this line ?
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Question 8   2 / 2 points Which word means almost the same as dusky in this sentence : " I 've known rivers : / Ancient , dusky rivers ? "
 Question options : shadowy terrible decayed lost
Question 10   2 / 2 points In " A Wagner Matinee , " how would a reader clarify the meaning of this passage ? He requested me to meet her at the station , and render her whatever services might prove necessary .
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Question 11   2 / 2 points Read the following passage from " Coyote v. Acme " : Encumbered by his heavy casts , Mr. Coyote lost control of the Rocket Skates soon after strapping them on , and collided with a roadside billboard so violently as to leave a hole in the shape of his full silhouette . Which of the following techniques does Frazier use in this passage ?
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Question 12   2 / 2 points Which choice best captures the meaning of the phrase " and you 'll bargain with the calendar , " which appears in the part of " Courage " that deals with old age ? Question options :
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Question 14   2 / 2 points In " The Snowstorm , " what might Emerson mean by the metaphor " the trumpets of the sky " ?
 Question options : weather forecasters swans trumpeting in the sky the winds howling in the sky snow blowing
Question 16   2 / 2 points According to Safire , all the following words are usual examples of onomatopoeia except :
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[01] Pretest Question 1 2 / 2 points Which part of this sentence from The Autobiography identifies it as an autobiography? I wished to live without committing any fault at any time. Question options: the word live the word I the word wished the word time
Question 2 2 / 2 points Which word best replaces crevices in this sentence: "The crevices in the ice made it dangerous to walk on"?
Question 3 2 / 2 points In "Constantly Risking Absurdity," when Ferlinghetti says that the poet performs "sleight-of-foot tricks," he is comparing the poet to a:
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4 In which of these sentences is the meaning of the word interminable suggested?
Question 5 2 / 2 points In which sentence is the meaning of the word oppresses expressed? Question options: The poet has a rich imagination that shows in her poetry. The poet writes about how the death of loved ones weighs on her. She composes several poems about the nature of death. Though she has few visitors, she is close to her family.
Question 6 2 / 2 points In Moby Dick , Ahab's rambling monologues show that he is ____.
Question 7 2 / 2 points Which word or phrase has the same meaning as manifold as it is used in this line?
Question options: in many ways faithfully by God's grace quickly Question 8 2 / 2 points Which word means almost the same as dusky in this sentence: "I've known rivers: / Ancient, dusky rivers?"
Question 9 2 / 2 points What is the form of blank verse? Question options: rhymed lines of iambic pentameter unrhymed lines of iambic pentameter one unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable the flow of human speech
Question 10 2 / 2 points In "A Wagner Matinee," how would a reader clarify the meaning of this passage? He requested me to meet her at the station, and render her whatever services might prove necessary.
find out what city the station is in use a map to find the station look up the meaning of the word prove look up the meaning of the word render

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