In The Canterbury Tales, the pilgrim guide requests each pilgrim to tell two stories. True
Spatial organization can be used for Descriptive and Definition speeches. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T F
The statement: "Spatial organization can be used for Descriptive and Definition speeches," is true.
The spatial speech pattern refers to how a writer organizes information according to how things fit together in physical space. This pattern is best employed when your key points are oriented to different locations that can exist in an inependent way.
In the story of an hour by kate chopin, what has happened to mrs. mallards husband before the story begins?
he is on the list of those killed in a roadrail accident
What do Percy and his mother go ? Why is this place special
Percy and his mother go to a beach house in the Montauk shores. This place is special for two reasons: first, is it where Sally met the god Poseidon and fell in love, and second, they have been going together to that beach on holiday ever since. Sally and Percy have a very strong relationship and it is then when they have to run away to camp-half blood after Grover finds them. In a way, that trip is the beginning of their adventure.
Have you ever been so sick you thought you would never recover? Explain using a tone of frustration to begin with and end with a tone of surprise
Once I ate a steak with lots of fat and it made me barf a lot. At first I was angry they made me pay $150 for a bad meat but it was that I wasn't used to that type of meat so I was surprised.
Once I was getting sick every night. I went to the doctor and they told me it was because of the spicy chips I was eating. I cut spicy foods out of my diet and was surprised when I actually stopped getting sick.
Which piece of textual evidence best supports the main character's dual existence? A. ". . . but those games belong to Borges now and I shall have to imagine other things."
B. "It is no effort for me to confess that he has achieved some valid pages . . ."
C. "I shall remain in Borges, not in myself (if it is true that I am someone), but I recognize myself less in his books than in many others or in the laborious strumming of a guitar."
D. "Besides, I am destined to perish, definitively . . ."
What kind of reasoning does Machiavelli use in this excerpt?
O He uses inductive reasoning because he offers
statistics to prove his claim.
O He uses inductive reasoning because he observes
a pattern and proves a conclusion.
He uses deductive reasoning because he relies on
scientific experiments to prove a conclusion.
O He uses deductive reasoning because he
introduces a conclusion and proves it with
Fourth Option: He uses deductive reasoning because he introduces a conclusion and proves it with evidence.
Although the excerpt for the question is not provided, it is safe to assume the excerpt to be from "The Prince", Nicolo Machiavelli's most famous book published in 1532.
Machiavelli uses the same method throughout the book for proving his arguments. So whatever the excerpt be, the answer would be the same.
Deductive reasoning first presents the conclusion or claim and then provides the evidence through various methods.
Inductive reasoning is type of reasoning in which provides evidence just for the purpose of proving a conclusion or argument. It means first details are provided and then a conclusion is made from these details.
First and third options are totally incorrect because, Machiavelli did not use any statistics (comparisons based on number), or scientific experiments (his area of discussion being history, so no possibility of experiments).
Machiavelli actually presented his arguments/claims in the start of each chapter, and then he proved them with examples from history and experiences gained from the society. So, fourth option is correct
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How does dionysius mocking damon for taking pythias’s place advance the plot of the story?
Dionysius’s desire for total control and power affect the story’s plot in “Damon and Pythias” when Dionysius character was hot - tempered and imperious and anyone who angered him was put to death. In this situation, people in Syracuse were afraid to make a statement about him because they will be put to death. And so when a day came that he was informed that a young man named Pythias had been heard complaining against the cruelty of Dionysius, he condemned the youth to die.
Select the two sentences that best state the main idea of the paragraph. Technology in the entertainment industry has created untold thousands of couch potatoes. Instead of taking a brisk walk to the newsstand for the paper, we sit at our desks and read the news online. Instead of riding our bikes downtown to meet friends at the movies, we stream the film on our laptops without getting up from our desks. Children don’t go outside and play as often as they did before the digital revolution; instead, they sit and stare at images or words on a screen. Or their fingers fly over a computer keyboard as they gossip with their friends. These habits have their advantages, but there’s no denying that they contribute to obesity.
The two sentences that best state the main idea of the paragraph are, 'Technology in the entertainment industry has created untold thousands of couch potatoes', and 'These habits have theirnadvantages, but there’s no denying that they contribute to obesity.'
Main idea of any paragraph is usually the message given by the author. Such ideas stem from the beginning of the paragraphs, and the concluding part of the paragraph also helps in finding the main ideas.
From the above mentioned paragraph, we can figure out that the author’s main purpose of writing the excerpt is to make readers aware of the I’ll effects of technology. The author have referred to technology addicted people as ‘couch potatoes’ which means a person who simple doesn’t exercise and spends all his time watching TV or engaging in social networking sites.
Such habits results in obesity which is the concluding line of the author. Thus, the very first line and the concluding line is the main idea of the paragraph. Everything in between these two lines are examples.