ENGLISH HIGH SCHOOL

This is an example of which epic convention? With that promise, off and away Athena the bright-eyed goddess
flew like a bird in soaring flight

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Answer 1
Answer:

Answer:

Epic Simile

Explanation:

This is an example of an Epic Simile. Also known as Homeric Simile, it is an extended version of a simile, but often taking several lines. It is more typically found in poetry as a way to emphasize heroism, turning it into an unmissable feat.

A simile is a figure of speech that compares two entities, usually with the use of words like "as" or "like". For example: "Your cousin is agile like a cat."

Answer 2
Answer: This is an example of a epic simile

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What is the definition of character trait? a. a characteristic
b. a character archetype
c. a type of character that plays a minor role in a story
d. a circumstance

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The answer is A)

Character trait describes an individuals characteristics and his/her abiliity to do something.
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In Roberts Frost's poem "mending wall" what is the narrator growing on his land? A. orange trees
B. peach trees
C. apple trees
D. pear trees

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Apple trees are growing in the poem
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Match each symbol with what it symbolizes. 1. The Land 2. Johannesburg 3. The new church funded by Jarvis and Margaret

The loss, fear, and hatred that results form urbanization, division, corruption, and racism.

Hope, new understanding, and a new beginning.

The life, spirit and promise of South Africans.

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1. The Land - The loss, fear, and hatred that results form urbanization, division, corruption, and racism.

2. Johannesburg -The life, spirit and promise of South Africans.

3. The new church funded by Jarvis and Margaret- Hope, new understanding, and a new beginning

Explanation:

  • The land, Johannesburg and the new church funded by Jarvis and Margaret has its own belongings and authorities.
  • The racism, fear, loss caused by the urbanization, division and corruption.
  • Hope and new understanding began with the unity formed by the Church.

HIGH SCHOOL

Why does Soto most likely open the story with this characterization of Alfonso? to establish the idea that Alfonso cares a lot about how other people see him to show that Alfonso has an unrealistic view of what makes people beautiful to establish the idea that Alfonso is often in conflict with the people around him to show that Alfonso has to work hard to look as good as other people do.

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Answer:

To establish the idea that Alfonso cares a lot about how other people see him.

Explanation:

Gary Soto's short story "Broken Chain" tells the story of how a young boy's desire to look handsome and impressing girls consume him into believing he needed to be physically handsome. This story reflects the theme that true beauty is found in the inside, and outside appearances are not worthy to judge an individual's beauty.

The author Gary Soto most likely open the story with the character of Alfonso to establish the idea that Alfonso cares about his appearance and how people will perceive him to be. This is in support of the overall theme that is found throughout the story. The theme of physical beauty is foremost in the development of the story, leading the protagonist to try all means to appear 'presentable' in the eyes of others.

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