British and World Literature Unit 1
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The line "a knell to mine ear" in "When
Recognize an appositive when you see one.
An appositive is a noun or noun phrase that renames another noun right beside it. The
appositive can be a short or long combination of words. Look at these examples:
The insect, a cockroach , is cra
Parallelism & Sentence Structures
Parallelism refers to using elements in sentences
that are grammatically similar or identical in
structure, sound, meaning, or meter. This
technique adds symmetry, effectiveness and
balance to the written piece.
Mrs. Fairweather/Ms. Mullin
Women in Literature
Throughout this short story section of American Literature, we have
read some very interesting pieces. They were all short and sweet, yet were
able to make a
George: A Free Man or Not?
Of Mice and Men is written in a way that I have not read before, it leaves a lot for the
reader to think about. So when we were assigned the task of arguing for
A Peek into Steinbecks Mind
After finishing the novella, I think back to why Steinbeck wrote it, I think he
wrote it for a number of reasons. The theme of friendship during a time of hardsh
A Pup for Lennie
I was promised a puppy today, a real live puppy! George thinks I is too big for
mice, my hands are too big for em, they jus crush their little bodies. What I really
Lennie and Georges relationship from Georges Perspective
Lennie! He said sharply. Lennie, for Gods sakes dont drink so much
Lennie continued to snort into the pool. The small man leaned ov
I have recently finished reading Arthur Millers A Death of a Salesmen.
While I was reading the play, a lot of different ideas came to me in order to make a
modern adaptation of
The Things They Carried Writing Assignment
To culminate our unit of study on Tim OBriens The Things They Carried, you will
write a creative and personal piece that reveals your sophisticated understanding of
A Tragic Life Story: Biffs Verizon
Death of a Salesmen has some interesting tragedies that can interpreted in
many different ways. One tragedy that I found to be especially interesting was