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Literature Classics

Parent Category: Books and Literature
Works of fiction that have so affected the thinking and culture of a world that they have withstood the passage of time and history. Many are required reading in literature classes throughout the world.
Holden would be in his late 80s
it was miss franny W. block's great grandfather
If I remember the story correctly, he is sold down theriver .
How is interpretation different than paraphrase? If saying what the text means, in other words, is not paraphrase,what then are we doing? What can the interpretive critic do to gobeyond paraphrasing, and in a way reducing the test to a specificmeaning or set of meanings in less beautiful words?
Mary Shelley intentionally left the dates vague to promote the ideaof mystery and gothic themes, and to make it so you couldn'tpinpoint right when he lived.
The Wizard of Oz starts on the Gale farm in Kansas.
She's a Soc but she Fells for a Greaser.
These would be the Jim Crow laws. The Southern States implemented these laws in 1890. They were used to promote racism and racial segregation in the former Confederate States.
Where are the verbs in this sentence. Poor ikram tripped over the cat and fell flat on her face
Atticus Finch's closing argument to the jury exemplifies the themeof Justice.
It refers to the American civil war in which the North & Southpitted against each other.
that's what i want to know do they get rescued or not i am finshing chapter 7
"astrology must be considered a type of astronomy, for astrology isthe study of the stars and so is astronomy."
To Kill A Mockingbird wrote about how unfair the black people got treated by the white people.
To a bear, a horse, a mouse and a dog. 'Dragging his feet a little, the way a bear drags his paws'. 'Drank with long gulps, snorting into the water like a horse'. 'Slowly, like a terrier who doen't want to bring a ball to its master, Lennie apporached, drew back, approached again'. 'They'll tie ya...
At the end of Chapter 1 of The Great Gatsby , Nick Carrawaysees Gatsby step out of his house, observe the stars, and thenstretch his arms out, trembling, towards the green light across thewater.
Lowood, the school Jane is sent to by Mrs. Reed, is cold and harsh.Run by the strict Mr. Brocklehurst, the school is certainly not afun place for Jane. She resents if even more after her only truecompanions at the school (Miss Temple and Helen Burns) leave her.
The Picasso family retains the copyright, and it is administered by ARS-NY.
The husband's names were Logan Killicks, Jody Starks and Tea CakeWoods. Logan Killicks threatened to kill her. Joe or Jody Starkshad a stark attitude about life. Teacake is a sweet man that treatsJanie well.
Dickens's doubling technique functions not only to drawoppositions, but to reveal hidden parallels. Carton, for example,initially seems a foil to Darnay; Darnay as a figure reminds him ofwhat he could have been but has failed to become. By the end of thenovel, however, Carton transforms himself from...
The first paragraphs read as though the work is not a satire.
That Walters family was poor and they never took anything from anyone because they knew they were not able to pay it back. Miss Caroline didnt know that because she was new to the town.
No, in their biographies, they are shown to have different parents, in diferent birthplaces. They are not directly related, if at all.
One archetype is the serpent sheds its skin, in which in Gilgamesh the serpent sheds its skin because of youth. The other is the serpent is sneaky and sly just like they are today. The last one is that the plant contains special features, in which today, herbs (plant) contain healing powers.
From imdb.com . Noel Langley. (screenplay) and. Florence Ryerson. (screenplay) and. Edgar Allan Woolf. (screenplay) . Noel Langley. (adaptation) . L. Frank Baum. (novel "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz") . Irving Brecher. uncredited. William H. Cannon. uncredited. Herbert Fields. uncredited....
if you are looking for an action filled book that is similar to themovie than this is the book for you
"This is because Baba never really acknowledged Amir as a man inhis house. Baba had a way of distancing himself from Amir that madeAmir feel like a "ghost". Since childhood Amir would try to gainhis father's attention and respect but always felt invisible." From Gradesaver.com
yes he is a tragic hero. he eventually gets murdered on the way home from Troy.
Ponyboy couldn't concentrate in school because Johnny and Dally died.
Usually, it's like any other hobby, because it can be really fun and they enjoy it.
this is when signs of almost rebelion are detected because most of the other boys decide to go off hunting or playing instead of sticking together, or being civilised. Society is beginning to break down and roger is worried about what this may do to the boys and the chances of leaving the island
He begins to think that none of the guys in his gang should bethere, fighting like hoods in the night. . He's afraid he and his gang will end up hoods. . Pony can "feel their hatred" [between Darry and Paul] eventhough they used to be friends. . Pony has stopped hating the Socs, and wants Socs and...
Depending on the point in the novel to which you are referring, a myriad of reasons. At the beginning of the novel, he cannot remove a makeshift helmet he created, so two women at the first inn he encounters must feed him and allow him to drink through a small hole near his mouth. Moving forward in...
In the newer movie, it is because Ralph has a higher rank at their military school, but in the book, it is because Ralph had the conch
Comments and conversations in the episodes and songs in the odes is the structure of " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, the play begins with an introductory episode to acquaint the audience with the characters and the themes. The prologue is followed by the ...
It was probably important because he loved the cat so much and washis friend.Some people care about their animals alot.For example Ihave animals and I love them alot.
I believe what you are asking is, What are the animals on an animal farm? Hopefully I got that right. There are many different kinds. Farmers can raise pigs, cows, sheep, chickens (or other birds), goats.
Jay Gatsby is a self-made man, who earns his money by bootlegging during Prohibition. His would-be benefactor is named Dan Cody, but when Cody dies and leaves James Gatz (Jay Gatsby's given name) an inheritance, it is tied up in the legal system and ultimately goes to Cody's ex-wife, not Gatz.
A woodsman named Nick Chopper loved a woman named Nimee Amee. Her guardian didn't want them to be together and asked the Wicked Witch of the East to curse his axe. It gradually chopped his body to bits, and a tinsmith replaced it with tin, except he couldn't make a heart. The Tin Woodsman befriended...
Charlie Higson's series "Young Bond" which begin with the book"Silverfin" describe the teenage adventures of James Bond. Theyhave nothing to do with Tarzan
Time Warner Communications owns it, currently. They purchased the rights to the movie from MGM Studios, the original producers of the movie.
tom robinson, boo radley, and mayella ewell.
she was happy; she always wanted a smaller house and a bigger garden
No. He get's shot in the head by george. Where did you ever get that from?
Scout Finch took her dad's advice and talked to them about whatthey liked until they gave up and went home.
He finds the key under his floor and sends Little Bear to get it.
he received money and a gun from their friend dally (ch3-4)
The scar in Lord of the Flies is the crash.
Truth vs. Falsesom, Politics, Class Conflict
The lord of the flies is piggy, i think.
albert not fight with monti cristo becase he kno that his father was rong
Jem was convinced that Mr. Radley kept Boo chained to the bed most of the time, but Atticus said no, there are other ways of making people into ghosts (he didn't elaborate as to what those ways may be).
The number of pages in the novel Their Eyes Were WatchingGod , written by Zora Neale Hurston, differ depending upon thepublisher and the edition. The editions available through Barnes& Noble range from 219 to 256 pages.
Cause he is the birth wardent of the flies , for him to speak
Since Tom is of color, it was "typical" of him trying to escape from the jail.
The letter "A" for Adulterer. It was the punishment for the adulterer to have to wear the letter A on their clothing to cause them embarrassment and to deter others from doing the same thing.
At the end of Things Fall Apart, Okonkwo kills one of the messengers sent to stop the villagers' meeting. As the other messengers get away, Okonkwo realizes that his village will not fight back. Rather than be imprisoned and executed by the colonialists, he kills himself.
Sometimes it takes a child to speak sense into think headed adults.
Tate is definitely right of doing that. If he hadn't, Boo wouldhave been in big trouble. Last time Boo got in trouble, his fatherlocked him up in a house and it was only a small crime. For murder,what would happen to him???? .
Lennie looks up to George as he is the more intelligent one of the two, he always instructs Lennie on what to do and he is almost like an older brother to him. But the fact that he walks behind him is strange as he is the biggest and most muscular. Usually the bigger person will lead, but in this...
It was about how Randy was not going to be in the Rumble. Randy and Bob were axtremely close friends since, uh, a long time and Johnny killed Bob. Randy didn't think that it would be worth to fight and kill someone else. Hope that helps.. a little! =^^=
His own evasive actions against a horrible fate cause Theban King Oedipus' misery. Specifically, Oedipus grows up considering himself the much beloved only son of King Polybus and Queen Merope of Corinth. Then he's hears the rumor that he isn't the biological son of his parents. He's confused...
It is when he speaks of looking at the light for one last time that Oedipus hints at how he hopes to punish himself in "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Oedipus makes the statement at the end of the Theban shepherd's eyewitness testimony. Oedipus realizes that the...
The swine was related to the prodigial
Yes. As my English teacher told me, it is an allegory that represents the idea that mankind as a whole is repressing its natural instincts and lively hood in order to live as civiled beings whose actions are greatly affected by things like ethics and social normalities.
There are several routes to becomming a Nurse Aide in Tulsa, Oklahoma. OSU offers a free course for those willing to commit to working two years in long term care. The vocational schools have excellent programs that run from 4 weeks or longer. There are also private schools that have flexible...
I wish, I wish with all my heart; to fly with dragons in a land of art
The C in Compeyson is directly comparable to the Abel of Abel Magwitch, due to the strong correlation between their relationship and the biblical story of Cain and Abel. Hence the C could be representative of Cain. Many parallels are seen between the two stories, the mark of Cain, and the mark on...
Robin Hood, Black Avenger of the Spanish Main, the Bible, compositions near the end of the story
Ponyboy feels that darry treats him like a baby and doesnt really love him. darry's always holllering at ponyboy...
Well if you were saying China instead of hina, (just trying to befunny) then here are a list below of 8 ancient Chinese farmanimals. 1. Cattle - used for 6000 years 2. Horses - used for 5000 years 3. Also used - Buffalo 5. Mules 6. Donkeys 7. Camels 8. And Yaks All were used for farming but, the...
Mr. Gilmer was the prosecuter
In the original 1900 book edition of 'The Wizard of Oz' by Lyman Frank Baum [May 15, 1856-May 6, 1919], Glinda the Good has no recorded interaction with the Wicked Witch of the East. Neither does the audience witness any such interaction between the two in the beloved 1939 film version of 'The...