1) The boy felt a void or empty feeling in his life since his love had left him.
2) John took big draughts of water and swallowed it all because he was dehydrated.
3) Many saw the cashier as a boor and ruse person due to her lack of respect to the
1. The Gyre notebook has black spirals keeping the pages together and
2. Sages arrived at the temple and devotees were lined up to meat the wise
3. The skilled craftsman mounted the clay with his artifice hands.
4. Captain of the ship,
English 3 L2 Pd. 3
A simple act of kindness can go a long way and make someones day. The novel I am the
Messenger by Markus Zusak explains how participating in random acts of kindness will turn
someones day or even life around. The simplest t
Preparing to Write An Introduction
While it is impossible to provide advice for every academic subject and every professor's "pet peeves," the advice
that follows should assist students preparing papers for many general assignments. Writers should always
SULLY'S LIST OF STUFF NOT TO DO IN A FORMAL ESSAY
If you do this you will get a "c", at
Don't Use Contractions-especially
would've, would of,
could've, could of,
should've, should of
Do not Abbr. !
Iambic pentameter itself is a rhythmical pattern of syllables. The "iambic" part means
that the rhythm goes from an unstressed syllable to a stressed one, as happens in words
like divine, caress, bizarre, and delight. It sounds sort of like a heartbeat: d
Gilgamesh Test Review
Part One: True/False(2pts)
The Epic of Gilgamesh is one of the oldest works of literature.
-The Sumerian religion was similar to Christianity in that one was rewarded in the afterlife.
-According to Sumerian culture, humans were crea
Research Paper Rubric
General MLA Format:
Times New Roman, 12 PT Font
Page Header ex. Mustaccio 1
Title (Plain 12pt Times New Roman
Entire Paper Double Spaced
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Writing & O
Directions: Find a scholarly article from one of the databases you looked at yesterday that deals
with Hamlet. READ the article. Answer the following questions. Please make sure to save the
article to your H drive. This is due e
Act I Sc 1
-Outside Elsinore Castle in Denmark
-Officer Bernardo comes to relieve watchmen Francisco
-Joined by Marcellus and Horatio(friend of Hamlet)
-Marcellus and Francisco want to show Horatio the apparition they have seen the past 2
Act II, Scene 1
-Polonius sends his servant Reynaldo to France with money and written notes for Laertes, also ordering
him to inquire about and spy on Laertes personal life.
-He gives him directions as to how to pursue his investigations, then sen
Act III Sc. II Analysis
-In the first 2 scenes, Hamlet and Claudius both come up w/traps to catch each others
Claudius: spies on Hamlet to figure out his madness
Hamlet: attempts to catch the conscience of the king through his play
-The play Murde
In a group of four or five, you will choose to do one of the following final projects on
1. Take any portion, at least two scenes, of the play and create a modern version of
2. Create a mini-modern film version of Hamlet.
Act IV Sc. 1 Summary
-Gertrude runs to Claudius and tells him Hamlet has killed Polonius
-Claudius notes that if he had been hiding, he would have been killed
-Claudius wonders how he will be able to handle this public crisis without damaging
Act V Sc. 1 Analysis
The gravediggers (clowns)
-Word clowns in Shakespeares time meant a peasant
-represent a humorous type of character that are usually found in
-they are the clever commoners who get the better of his social
Hamlet Test Review
-Study this study guide, all old quizzes and the other study guide and know the
TEST IS Jan 4
-STUDY GUIDE PACKET IS DUE Jan 4
What is Hamlets first soliloquy O that this too solid flesh would melt about?
Hamlets remark that
1. What is the mood stressed at the outset of the play?
2. What current events are discussed as the men await the ghost?
3. What unnatural happenings does Horatio equate with the ghosts appearance?
4. What attitude dominates Hamlets personality in S
Part One ID
Plant of Eternal Youth
Rosencrantz and Guildens
Fisherman and the Jinnee
Purpose of Fisherman and Jinnee
-emphasizes the importance of being passionate and forgiving
Frame Story: story within a story
Narrator Fisherman and the Jinnee : Princess Scheherazade
Arabian Nights Study Guide
. It is worth 100pts.
Part One: True/False 5 Questions (2pts)
-Study the PowerPoint slides on the introduction to Arabian Nights
Part Two: Multiple Choice 10 Questions (2pts) Based on plot and notes
-What is the theme of Fisherm
English 4 L2
Short Story Project
For the remainder of the short story unit, you will work with a group (no larger than 5 people) on
a short story of your choice. There are several requirements and an oral presentation at the
completion of th
Story of An Hour Discussion Questions
-What view of marriage does the story present? The story was published in 1894; does it only
represent attitudes toward marriage in the nineteenth century, or could it equally apply to
attitudes about marriage t
Catcher in the Rye Quiz
Due: March 11
1. Where is Holden as the story begins?
2. Where and what is Pencey Prep?
3. How did Holden let the fencing team down?
4. Why was Holden being kicked out of Pencey Prep?
5. What does Hold
4th Quarter Project
Multigenre Autobiography Writing Project
Choose ONE assignment in each section.
Title Page and Table of Contents: Include a title page and a table of contents. The title page
should include your name, the title
Romeo & Juliet Web Quest
Copy this link and answer the following questions (1-7).
1. Click on the link to Birth 1564 & Early Years. William Shakespeare wa
English I Academic
Short Story Unit
Culminating Writing Activity
Task: As a way to bring our study of short stories to a close, we will be writing our own short
stories. Follow the directions below to ensure that you meet all of the criteria, but be