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Use the following passage to answer the question. (1) Water is something most of us take for granted. (2) If we need a cold drink or want to take a shower, water is there. (3) If we want to water our yards or wash the dishes, water is there. (4) For many parts of the world, however, this is not true. (5) Water is not everywhere it's miles away. (6) To get water involves a long walk to and from the source. (7) Traditionally it is the job of women and children to spend their days searching for water. (8) Then, they gather it to bring back to their homes. (9) Sadly, even after that water is found, only some of its clean and safe enough to drink. (10) A number of groups across the globe have spent decades helping people get better access to water. (11) One such organization is called water.org (12) It was started in 2009 by actor Matt Damon and Gary White, the co-founder of Water partners. (13) What have they accomplished so far Which sentence is missing an apostrophe for a contraction? A. (7) Traditionally it is the job of women and children to spend their days searching for water. B. (9) Sadly, even after that water is found, only some of its clean and safe enough to drink. C. (4) For many parts of the world, however, this is not true. D. (5) Water is not everywhere it's miles away.

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Answer 1
Answer: The correct answer is B. (9). It should read it's, not its.

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Each of the following lines from "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" contains allusion except A. "I am no prophet—and here's no great matter;"
B. "To say: I am Lazarus, come from the dead,"
C. "No! I am not Prince Hamlet, nor was meant to be;"
D. "I shall wear white flannel trousers, and walk upon the beach."
Read the following lines from "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock."

And when I am formulated, sprawling on a pin,
When I am pinned and wriggling on the wall
Then how should I begin
To spit out the butt-ends of my days and ways?

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An allusion is a figure of speech which makes a reference to a place, person or to an event. From the following lines from "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock", the line that does not contain allusion is option D. "I shall wear white flannel trousers, and walk upon the beach". 

Your best answer is D

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Which of thMood is a combination of all of which of the following:e following is an example of alliteration?

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The combination of the Moon's size and its distance from the Earth causes the Moon to appear the same size in the sky as the Sun, which is one reason we can have total solar eclipses. It takes the Moon 27.322 days to go around the Earth once.
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You should always _____ a horse with a flat palm so they don’t bite you. have fed
will feed
feed
feeding

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Feed a horse with a flat palm
The answer to the question is “you should always FEED a horse with a flat palm so they don’t bite you”
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The story is considered an allegory. An allegory is defined as A. an account that includes mystical actions and unknown terrors.
B. a narrative written specifically to teach a moral or lesson.
C. a story with a literal meaning and a symbolic meaning.
D. a tale that recounts the actions of heroes or heroines.

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An allegory is defined as C. A STORY WITH A LITERAL MEANING AND A SYMBOLIC MEANING.

An allegory is a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through concrete or material forms. It is a symbolic narrative like a fable or parable.

You might be confused because choice B. a narrative written specifically to teach a moral or lesson nearly defines an allegory. However, it specifically defines a fable.


Answer:

c

Explanation:

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10. All Of The Following Statements About Literary Symbols Are True Except: A) Symbols enhance the meaning of text
B) Symbols generally have only one meaning
C) Symbols are often timeless and universal in nature
D) Symbols can present in the form of characters, objects, actions.

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B.

Literary devices usually possess multiple meanings.

The answer is (B).

A symbol is a resource that can have more than one meaning. Some symbols

have changed their meaning or at least the way people recognize them.For example,the swastika was a peaceful,sacred symbol from Eurasia,but as Nazism used it as a symbol of its regime,people associate that symbol with death and cruelty.

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What is another term for an independent clause? A. main clause
B. sentence fragment
C. modifying clause
D. coordinating conjunction

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Main clause is a clause that can be a sentence or stand by its self.

Another term for an independent clause is (A) main clause

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What two characteristics are found in memoir

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It focuses and reflects on the relationship between the writer and a particular person, place, animal, or object.It explains the significance of the relationship.It leaves the reader with one impression of the subject of the memoir.It is limited to a particular phase, time period, place, or recurring behavior in order to develop the focus fully.It makes the subject of the memoir come alive.It maintains a first person point of view. Those are just a few...
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Bildunsgroman narratives are a subgenre of realistic fiction. What is the defining characteristic of these narratives?

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Answer: D the protagonist progresses from childhood to adulthood

Explanation:

 A Bildungsroman narrative deals with the formative years of the main character - or more specifically, his or her psychological development and moral education.
The defining characteristic would be that the main character has to experience some form of moral development. The focus of the narrative is the character's growth.
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The main job of the editor and editorial board is to _____. oversee all departments

manage the publication

edit news articles

manage reporters

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Answer:

The answer is Edit news articles

Edit the news article is their job
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