Asked in Word and Phrase Origins
Where did the word personification originate from?
'Personification' comes from the word 'personify.' 'Personify' comes from the French word personnifier and the Italian word personificare. ...
Asked in Definitions
How do the tavern knave and the publican personify death in the pardoner's tale?
The tavern knave and the publican personify death by telling stories of how death has taken people they know and how death is all around them. They seem to know who has died. ...
Asked in Flute
What are the members of the flute family?
There are many members of the flute family. Here are three: 1. The concert flute-the flute you would normally play on in band, etc 2.The piccolo- practicaly a mini flute with some changes. 3.The alto flute- a flute that curves at the mouth piece and is tuned a 4th lower than the concert flute Piccolo, flute, alto flute, and bass flute ...
Asked in Musical Instruments
What is the difference between a regular flute and a harmony flute?
a harmony flute is like a bass flute or an alto flute meanwhile a regular flute is anything other than those types : ) ...
Asked in School Subjects, Personification
How can you personify the word cloud?
To personify an object is to describe it in a way that gives it human-like characteristics. Using personification while describing a cloud would be: The sorrowful grey clouds seemed to be weeping as the rain came down. ...