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“The Great Gatsby” was written by American novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald. It is second in the list of the “100 Best Novels of the 20th Century” in the Modern Library.
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Money was made a long time ago. People used to use other people, animals (hides and feathers), salt, crops, wampum, and precious gems, stones, and metals.
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Various types of paper are used, as well as polymer for notes in Australia, Canada and a few other countries.
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Answer I think about "swing" when I think about this book. "The Day That Never Comes" by Metallica (for tom) "And Justice for All" by Metallica (for whole book) "That Green Gentlemen" by Panic at the Disco (for Nick) ________________________________________________________________________ I …
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Money has evolved essentially independently in every society. It all depends on what a culture views as valuable. In most Western nations, gold, silver and other precious metals are/were used as money. In other societies, beads or shells were used as money. Forms of money have been used in prisons w…
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Starting a new part-time or full time online business from the comfort of your home, or from anywhere in the world is not a stroll in the park as writers all over the internet make it sound to be. To make money online, you have to invest something, either your time or your money. Zero investment y…
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Salinity is the total amount of dissolved material in grams in one kilogram of sea water. It is a dimensionless quantity. See the related link to An Introduction to Physical Oceanography below.
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During the middle ages each landlord would have a common oven and housewives would make their own dough and bring it to the baker to be baked. It became a practice that bakers would steal a portion of the dough and bake it and sell it for his own purposes.
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East and West Egg don't exist; they're fictional islands used symbolically in The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. West Egg is however widely considered to be the Great Neck village of Long Island. Port Washington, the next peninsula over on Long Island Sound, provided the backdrop of the more …
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It mean a stong GAINT MAN. Khali is a goddess in India.
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Gatsby likes daisy htats why and Jordan and daisy know each other
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Gatsby, in order for his new persona that he has created for himself to work [being an "Oxford" graduated young gentleman] feels that this is an appropriate expression to use; yet Tom confronts this later in the book, just before Myrtle is ran over.
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Fitzgerald describing the instruments that are playing during a party is an example of a sensory detail in the Great Gatsby. He also mentions bursts of laughter, which is another example.
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Diction is basically words/word choice. In a sense, The Great Gatsby is comprised entirely of diction. It's the reader's job to determine what brand of diction Fitzgerald used. Some may call his word choice formal, elegant, etc.We can assume his word choice had a great deal to do with the overarchin…
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things like nicks unusual poetic language, he creates a romanticism about the novel purposely to emphasize the theme of love within the novel of social protest, things nick does like romantically wiping the shaving lather off the mans face, waking up in bed with a man after mrytle's party, his stran…
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F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote The Great Gatsby. He was born in 1896 in St. Paul, Minnesota, attended Princeton University and joined the army in 1917. His own life and marriage to Zelda Sayre influenced his writing greatly and in 1926 The Great Gatsby was first published.
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It is set in Long Island North in New York City and is a critique of the "American Dream"
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Imagine this. Imagine having your wife die suddenly of brain cancer. Then imagine having her parents attack you mercilessly in order to gain custody of your daughter. Imagine that they exploit allegations of sexual molestation against you; they hire very expensive and clever lawyers because they hav…
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This is the main point given by Fitzgerald in The Great Gatsby, mainly through Gatsby's inability to live in the present and dwelling on the past. Its a story that describes the lack of maturity in the characters through descriptions of character flaws and faulty actions in an environment provoked b…
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Dan Cody is quintessential in determining GatsbyÃ?s destiny. Cody hired Gatsby and taught home everything he knew, which allowed Gatsby to leave behind his old life and emerge a new man. If it werenÃ?t for Cody, Gatsby would have never become wealthy and become Jay Gatsby.
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its a town..alot of the things are grey (buildings + cars.)
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his girlfriend
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Gatsby refers to Nick and others in the book as "old sport".
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Take a look at Martin Luther King Jr's 'I have a dream' speech. The best example of an allusion in thd speech is where he says, "I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made plain, and the crooked places will be …
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In the beginning of the story, Nick seems to portray Gatsby as a very charismatic person. That entire paragraph of his smile should give it away. Going into a little detail, Nick talks about how Gatsby's smile makes the people he smiles to "feel as if they were picked out from thousands" or somethin…
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Answer at the store silly
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Because he wants a chance to ruin gatsby in a way. Tom acts rude and calls him a big bootlegger. He is also very skeptical about Gatsby and wants to discover the truth about him.
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Roger Sherman.
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There are many possible options for 'full voice'. Here a few: Full Voice a bloq by author Barbara McAfee about the learning to use one's voice to it's full potential. Full Voice: The Art and Practice of Vocal Presence - a youtube video for singers.Give Full Voice to Frustration - a book to self-lear…
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It symbolizes the corruption in her life
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To provide for a signal currency, with a signal value. It's just dumb crap fart
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The meaning of the eyes on the billboard is symbolizing God watching over them. I haven't read the book in about 5 years so I can't give specific examples when the eyes are mentioned in the story, someone else can elaborate on that with some more specific examples. Added on: When George Wilson loo…
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You cant live forever because Allah has given a time limit and anytime He will call you. So make sure you do the right thing and learn from your mistakes and make sure commit sins all the time. Allah gives you a life that is very short and we cant waste it by hating on people. LEARN!!! !!! <3 An…
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Many characters in the Great Gatsby parralell Fitzgeralds life. For example, Daisy, the women Jay Gatsby has been basing his whole life on, is similar to Zelda Sayre, who would not marry Fitzgerald at first because of his lack of success. To add on to that, F. Scott Fitzgerald lived in Great Neck, …
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no-one knows what exact type of paper is used, as otherwise people could make there own money
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Nick came from Minnesota to New York to learn about the bond business.
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"How Coins are Made" First, an engraver designs the coin. Then, the molds are made out of plastilene. They are many times bigger than normal. After the mold dries, plaster of Paris is poured into a mold. When the plaster is dry, it is called a negative. After the molds are made, they have to be appr…
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well. he is mean on wwe but some people say he is not .but all i know is his friend isBigg Show. this might sound crazy but he goes to the same gym where i go to. and he is really nice and he will talk to anyone who wants to talk to him back. and this is seriously not a joke. I have never met the G…
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First, read the literary work. Find something that interests you about the work and make it the focal point. Make sure that you have information to back up your position.
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Trimalchio was a person or character (cannot remember if he was fictional or real) in Rome. If you take Latin, Trimalchio's dinner is pretty famous. Anyway, he was a freedman, who had great fantastic parties that were known as being very odd and interesting events. The reference to Gatsby there is o…
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No, The Great Gatsby is a work of fiction. However, many of the book's locations are real, and Fitzgerald did pull elements from his own life to create some of his characters.
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"Extraordinary gift for hope and a romantic readiness"
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Dr T ~ Albumn Artist: Billy Taylor Released: 1993 Genre: Jazz Styles: Hard bop, swing, bop Flags: Instrumental Total time: 56:11
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he lives in Dustin Florida and so does Tyson ritter
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Nick's impression of Tom and Daisy completely changes to a negative outlook. This is shown when, near the end, Nick refuses to shake Tom's hand when they see each other again. His impression of Gatsby also improves, this is shown with one of Nick's last lines to Gatsby: "You're worth more than the …
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The movie, The Great Gatsby, was created in 2013, and based on the book of the same name by F. Scott Fitzgerald. The theme song to the movie was Young and Beautiful by Lana Del Rey.
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Well there are many rumors out there, but I only know a few. Maybe the juiciest... 1. All of the people in Jerseylicious don't work at the Gatsby. Tracy works at a salon called Mia Bella. Olivia works at Anthony Roberts Salon. Alexa works at Glam Fairy. And Filippo is saving up to buy his own hair …
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Yes there are!!!!AnswerHowever, it is a very, very good adaptation of the novel.
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As a bonafide member of the upper class that Gatsby could only aspire to, Tom resented him as a sort of usurper. He had acquired a lot of knowledge about who Jay really was and was furious that he dared to compete with him for Daisyâ??s affections.
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It is not known specifically what Tom and Daisy were discussing. However, it is possible that Daisy told Tom what happened the night Myrtle was hit and killed by Gatsby's car.
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Situated at the end of Daisy's East Egg dock and barely visible from Gatsby's West Egg lawn, the green light represents Gatsby's hopes and dreams for the future. Gatsby associates it with Daisy, and in Chapter I he reaches toward it in the darkness as a guiding light to lead him to his goal. Because…
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F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby,' uses formal, elevated diction that is used to differentiate the social class of the narrator, and those who Gatsby aspires to become a part of. The elevated diction speaks of an upper class, Ivy league educated, and reflecting an air of superiority to anyone…
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the rain symbolizes hopelessness and despair, which is used when daisy and gatsby reunite because the meeting is very awkward and melancholy
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West Egg, where Gatsby lived, represented "new money," or those who had just recently become wealthy, thus, the extravagance of Gatsby's tastes and parties. East Egg symbolized more of the old wealth, with the more fine-tuned classic tastes and pace of life. The valley of ashes represented the moral…
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The main theme of The Great Gatsby is predominantly one of the pursuit of the American dream. Many of the characters including Myrle, the Buchanans, Gatsby, and Jordan each seem to be overwhelmed with attaining wealth and power. The Great Gatsby has many themes including love, money, social class,…
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This is very much a matter of your own interpretation and there is room to argue that any character in the book is the most moral.I would personally argue that it is part of the book's message that ultimately none of them are moral.Nick Carraway starts off the book by boasting that he was taught rig…
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In The Great Gatsby, the color yellow symbolizes wealth and corruption. Gatsby's car, tie, shirts and library, Jordan's hair, and the two twins' dresses at one of Gatsby's summer parties were all yellow.
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American author, F.Scott Fitzgerald wrote the novel "The Great Gatsby". He wrote it in 1925 although it did not gain popularity until the 1950's.
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He does this because as Fitzgerald wrote" the people came like moths to the flame" showing that these were not Gattsbys friends and they came and went.
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he lives in the west not the east Edit: In the novel, Gatsby claims to come from the Mid West, an area of moral uprightedness in The Great Gatsby, but when pressed for specfics, he promptly says he is from San Franisco... Furthermore, Gatsby claims to have gone to Oxford, but it is later revealed …
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Nick Carraway is the narrator of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby'. He is from an upper class Chicago family and is a graduate of Yale University. In the novel, his occupation is simply identified as working in the bond industry.
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Read it!!! It was truly fantastic and is the most well-written book I have ever read. It also sold a lot of copies.
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He hadn't known that the Pammy existed before this time. This is why he was so surprised by seeing it.
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She and Gatsby are giving each other secreetive looks that have obvious feeling behind them, and Tom notices. Later, Tom brings it up, and Daisy admits taht she is in love with gatsby once he (Gatsby) tells Tom that's she is.
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Nick believed Gatsby's had no living relatives. When his father shows up, it's quite a surprise and shows how much Gatsby hadn't been truthful.
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The corruption of Gatsby through money that he was only trying to earn so Daisy would love him.
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Jay Gatsby is the protagonist in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. The narrator, Nick Carraway, is an observer of Jay's actions and struggles.
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The color yellow in The Great Gatsby represents money. There are many other symbolic colors used in this book, such as green.
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First he nodded politely, and then his face broke into that radiant and understanding smile
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Nick knows Tom and Daisy in the Great Gatsby because Nick is Daisy's cousin.
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Nick meets Gatsby by talking to him and asks him who Gatsby is and where is he.
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In "The Great Gatsby," there are a couple symbols. The Valley of Ashes is one since it is seen as both a symbol of transcendence and as lifeless darkness. The other prominent symbol is the green light as it comes from Daisy's home and represents Gatsby's longing to be with her, so it claims that he …
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Daisy had, to paraphrase Fitzgerald, eyes that were full of money. She could have married Gatsby, but because he did not have the kind of wealth that her present husband Tom had, she left Gatsby. Gatsby regretted losing her, knowing that she would have become just as wealthy with him, only she would…
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In F. Scott Fitzgeraldâ??s â??The Great Gatsbyâ??, Daisy was not a woman who could be considered trustworthy. Her motivations were influenced by whether or not she was bored or getting the attention she felt she deserved. She slept with Gatsby and promised to wait for him while he went off to war…
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Nick Carraway came to New York to learn about the bond business.
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All of the characters contribute to Gatsby's death, escpecially Daisy because he loved her and she didn't want to leave Tom for him. The fact that Tom is having an affair with Myrtle contributes to Gatsby's death because if it weren't for the affair, Gatsby would have never been involved with Myrtle…
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Gatsby does not keep in touch with Daisy when he goes off to the war in the novel, The Great Gatsby as he wanted to be remain focused which caused him to excel. This is the man reason why Daisy started having an affair with Nick as he did not understand why Gatsby would not come directly to her afte…
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New York. West egg where the new money was
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Gatsby leaves Nick's house shortly after he arrives on the day that Nick has invited Daisy over upon Gatsby's request because he is too nervous and wants it to seem like a coincident that Gatsby is there. He leaves when Daisy arrives, but circles around the house and comes back after walking in the …
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He is getting them from the people that buy his alcohol.He has a business you know!He gets it from all over the country.It may also be demands for alcohol in a place.
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Daisy's friend, who is also Nick's love interest for a while. A small, petite girl. She is a professional Golf player.
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Always (written by Irving Berlin, I think)How about some more modern songs?
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Oxford but only for a short time.
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Jay Gatsby has many parties in hopes that one day, the word would get to Daisy Buchanan and lure her into attending one. In which case, Gatsby would get the opportunity to profess his infatuation with her and show her how wealthy he has become. EDIT: It also acts as symbol for the decadance and con…
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He does, yet he doesn't. Tom does not want Daisy or George to find out, but he is fine with just about everyone else knowing. He brings Nick to meet her and her sister shows up. It's a whole party.
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The significance of 'East Egg' and 'West Egg' is the social divide between new money and old money.Daisy and Tom Buchanan are old money (their families have been rich for many generations) and so they live on East Egg island.Gatsby and Nick are new money (they've earned it themselves or their parent…
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West egg.
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Gatsbyâ??s epiphany occurs after his â??cleansingâ?? dip in the pool. Through our narrator, Nick, we hear that at this moment Gatsby understands all has been but a lie. Daisy, material wealth and the life he so relentlessly pursued are meaningless, having never been real in the first place.
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Tom Buchanan and Jay Gatsby are characters in F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby. They are alike due to their wealth, wanting Daisy as their own and hostile feelings towards each other. They are different due to Tom being a strong athlete, shallow and careless in wanting Daisy as property, and …
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Him and Myrtle are planning to go west.
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Students who need to know the answer will need to provide information on what the following is. With this information not included it is hard to know what would happen the following day.
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