• Films from Literature
    is a course that allows students to examine the relationship between films and their literary sources. Through classroom discussion and out-of-class assignments, students will analyze classic and contemporary literary texts and their cinematic versions. Students will examine the relationship between...
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  • Compare and Contrast
    Compare and Contrast Literary works. 1 Compare and Contrast, Literary works Instructor Ross Introduction to Literature Sheila Weaver September 5, 2011 Compare and Contrast, Literary works 2 I have chosen two stories of Country lovers and what it’s like to be a black girl...
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  • Terms
    Othello's jealousy and Hamlet's indecisiveness, although most great tragedies defy such simple interpretation. (Compare with Hamartia.) classical allusion-Allusion: A reference to a familiar literary or historical person or event, used to make an idea more easily understood. For example, describing someone...
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  • Literary Terms and Concepts
    allusion occurs when an author makes a reference to a time, place, or character from another literary work. In Sinclair Lewis' "The Hack Driver" Lewis makes many references and comparisons. Specifically, he makes two allusions. The first allusion is to Heaven's gate and St. Peter. Lewis (1996) says of...
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  • Eassy
    Poem: A Comparison of Literary Forms Reflecting on this week’s literary readings, as well as your own reading experiences, identify at least one major similarity and one major difference between the forms of the short story and the poem. How do the differences between these literary forms affect how you...
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  • essays
    the subject.[2] He notes that "the essay is a literary device for saying almost everything about almost anything", and adds that "by tradition, almost by definition, the essay is a short piece". Furthermore, Huxley argues that "essays belong to a literary species whose extreme variability can be studied...
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  • Expository
    Create and state a series of rhyming words 1.7 Add, delete, or change target sounds to change words (e.g., change cow to how; pan to an). 1.8 Blend two to four phonemes into recognizable words (e.g., /c/ a/ t/ = cat; /f/ l/ a/ t/ = flat). 1.9 Segment single-syllable words into their components (e.g...
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  • Just Another Paper
    preparing for postsecondary education must develop literacy skills, as well as critical thinking skills, in order to succeed in the challenging academic work of university and college programs. Students who are preparing for careers in business and industry also need these skills in order to adapt to a...
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  • Excellence in Assessment
    weaknesses, and motivate them to get more involved in their own education. Formative assessments are simply an essential part of classroom instruction. The two cannot be separated without a detrimental effect on student progress (Black, Harrison, Marshall, Wilson, 2003). With all the benefits to be gathered...
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  • compare and contrast
     Compare and contrast University of Phoenix Material Literature Compare and Contrast Table Select three literary works that you have read in class, and that you think are connected in at least one way through convention...
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  • Lesson Plan
    Students will compare and contrast the two versions on individual Venn diagrams with a partner. 3. Students will list an example from each story of a simile, metaphor, hyperbole, personification on individual charts with a partner. Standards addressed and expectations of students: Literary Response...
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  • Reading Refections
    10/17/2012 Literary work has taught me to see things clearly and understand the significance of what the speaker or author is trying to convey. Here are three types of words that a writer regularly use to stimulate our imagination. * Smile-A word picture that contains a direct comparison of two things...
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  • Catcher in the Rye and Dead Poetry Society Compression
    Sometimes in literature, two different forms of writing tell two different stories with lots of similarities through characters. The book The Catcher and The Rye by J.D Salinger and the movie The Dead Poets Society directed by Peter Weir is a perfect example of two different literary works that share similarities...
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  • English
    types of essays (literary analysis, compare and contrast, cause and effect, and argumentative are just a few) each with a specific purpose. A literary analysis essay is an interpretation of a literary work. The purpose of a literary essay is to provide a personal analysis on a written work. It can be used...
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  • Comparison & Contrast
    you will compare and contrast (A) two characters in one work (a selection from the text, a novel, or other literary work you are familiar with), OR (B) two characters in two different works; the works may be by the same author, or by two different authors (two characters from Poe’s works; two characters...
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  • session plan
    Elie Wiesel’s literary memoir, Night with 100% accuracy. 2. Students will respond to a video clip of an episode of the ABC News program, What Would You Do, to compare attitudes in the episode to attitudes which allowed the Holocaust to occur with 85% accuracy. 3. Students will compare and contrast...
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  • Macbeth
    English 9 Literary Terms The Tragedy of Macbeth Literary Term | Definition | Example from play | 1. soliloquy | an utterance or discourse by a person who is talking to himself or herself | Is this a dagger I see in front of me, (2.1.33) | 2. monologue | a form of dramatic entertainment, comedic...
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  • Looking for Answers
    It is easy to compare two characters—and do a good job of it—if you remember four points: * The Purposes of Comparison * Why * What * How These four points interrelate, but let's start with the most important: the purposes of comparison. You can compare any two things—an apple...
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  • English Notes
    Look up literary and drama terms in all plays Stage directions and McCarthyism Sample Questions: “In plays, no one arrives on or leaves from the stage without contributing in some way to the complexity of the play.” Considering two or three plays you have studied, compare the impact on...
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  • Heart of a Lonely Hunter
    Mrs. Mills/Ms.Bentely November 2, 2012 Annotated Bibliography "Carson McCullers." Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6Th Edition (2011): 1. Literary Reference Center. Web. 27 Nov. 2012. McCullers, Carson, 1917–67, American novelist, b. Columbus, Ga. as Lula Carson Smith, studied at Columbia...
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