Why is it ironic that the old man feared robbers?
In "The Pardoner's Tale" the old man's attitude toward death is said to be ironic. The irony is that he is cheerful toward the idea of death, which is the opposite of what one would expect.
Because the old man tells them they will find death under the tree. They think they will find the physical death, but thatactually find death to each other, therefore being ironic.
It is ironic when Jesse tells Winnie he is one hundred and four years old and she doesn't believe him. It is also ironic when the Man In The Yellow Suit calles the Tuck's criminals when in reality he is the one that is a criminal.
other old people and grave robbers
The old man was widely feared as a sorcerer and enchanter. The playboy's suave style gave him a reputation as an enchanter of women.
On his journey, Oedipus kills a man and his companions on the road, which turn out to be King Laius and his men. Oedipus, without knowing that the man he killed was Laius, swears to find the man that killed the old king and kill him as well. This is ironic because he is unknowingly swearing to kill himself.
Dirt and explosives to make sure that grave robbers don't get them.
Pyramids were incredibly expensive and consistently looted by grave-robbers. The Pharaohs wanted to try to create a place that would be less susceptible to grave robbers and would not necessarily cost as much.
What do the king in the Beggar and the King and Old Man Thornycroft in the Boy and His Dog have in common?
They both think about themselves (selfish) They both hurt others want everything their way mean & grouchy feared by others richer than others (:
There were two robbers on the cross , one on each side of Jesus they were in their middle years.
There are couple things in "The Lottery" that could be considered ironic. One would be the fact that villagers are taking part in a lottery which suggests that they are going to win a prize, when in fact they get death. There is also a point in the story where the villagers are discussing one of the the nearby villages giving up the lottery and one of the characters "Old Man Warner" says "Next thing… Read More
Can 13 year old sweep floors at hair dressers in liasa robbots in barnstaple
Because the work was tough and men and women were separated.
because some old American people believe that the new transportation was too advance and too fast, so they feared it, they feared new technology.
There is found in both the Old and New Testements sufficient information and instruction for any man to return to their Father in heaven. If one were to make a list of all the two books contained then it is feared that man my find it hard to keep all. One has to learn little by little, here a little there a little until all come to an understanding of the faith.
The old man in The Old Man and the Sea played Baseball
Irony is displayed in "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings" through the audience's reactions and perceptions of the Old Man who is believed by many to be an angel. When Elisenda and Pelayo, the owners of the house where the Old Man landed, notice the fascination of their neighbors at the man's wings, the decide to lock him up and exploit him, putting him on display and charging admission to see the "oddity" that… Read More
Because people don't like Candy if its broken or old, and the actual character candy is both old and broken cause of his missing hand.
Lyrics to Ironic by Alanis Morissette An old man turned ninety-eight He won the lottery and died the next day It's a black fly in your Chardonnay It's a death row pardon two minutes too late Isn't it ironic Don't you think [Chorus] It's like rain on your wedding day It's a free ride when you've already paid It's the good advice that you just didn't take And who would've thought It figures Mr. Play-It-Safe… Read More
What is the effect on the plot when the chorus tells Oedipus of old rumors suggesting that Laius is not killed by robbers in 'Oedipus Rex'?
That it complicates the plot and turns it in another direction is the effect on the plot of the chorus telling Oedipus of old rumors suggesting that Laius is not killed by robbers in "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Theban King Oedipus has to identify and punish the guilty in the unsolved murder of his royal predecessor, King Laius. It at first looks a straightforward case of robbers being hired… Read More
They pretend that the old man has food and that everything is alright.
She was 15 or 16 years old. The same year that she wrote the book, she flunked her creative writing class. Ironic (btw, best book ever!)
Old Man or 'The Old Man'
Yes it is as old as man
Old man ((venerable) old man/Toisan): abok (emphasis on the first syllable)
Yes they won the old world cup to keep for good. Because they won their third world cup. But it was stolen by robbers.
Main conflict in the book: This book tells a mystery of two robbers disguided as home movers steal things in other people's homes. One of the stolen items from a house was an old clock which had a will, or a deed.
There was a young lady of station "I love man" was her sole exclamation But when men cried, "You flatter" She replied, "Oh! no matter Isle of Man is the true explanation" by Lewis Carroll There was an Old Man with a beard, Who said, 'It is just as I feared! Two Owls and a Hen, Four Larks and a Wren, Have all built their nests in my beard!' by Edward Lear There was a… Read More
How is the end of Animal Farm ironic considering Old Major's dream for the future and warnings to the animals?
It is ironic considering he speaks of everything the animals want, should have, and never do: ie: not sleeping in a bed. But, by the end of the book the elite pigs are sleeping in a bed with sheets, which is different. Everything that Old Major warned them about and being changed slowly one item at a time throughout the book. Then at the end everything is just as the animals did not originally want… Read More
an old man...
Nebbercracker is the old man
un vieil homme - directly translates to an old man un vieillard - an "word for old man"
Large weights to carry large values. Difficult to trade quickly ( liquidity ). Difficult to hide from robbers. More easily counterfeited or copied.
The boy is 5.
The dramatic irony is the girl feels envy towards the children in the old-style classroom "the fun they had". She is unaware that the old-style classroom was often no fun at all, and her own teaching is superior and more fun.
bird man is 39 years old.
the old man has courage
The old man is not a Pokemon
power in him slef
Santaigo(The old man)
old man = kahiko a'e
old man = alter Mann
It is ironic, simply because the humans ruled the animals in the beginning. Old Major warned the animals not to exhibit human qualities. Sure enough, by the end of the book, the animals were being ruled by other animals who resembled humans. The animals looked at them and couldn't even tell them apart from the animals and humans because of how alike they were.
At the end of the story, Swift states that he cannot profit from this proposal because he has no infants. His daughter is 9 years old, and his wife died childbearing.
man vs nature: travis and old yeller often fight other animals such as when old yeller protects travis from hogs
The cast of The Old Man of the Sea - 1989 includes: Harry Herring as Old Man
twister, candy land, hid-and-seek, go fish, cops and robbers (another version of hide and seek)
When the chorus tell Oedipus of old rumours that suggest Laius was not killed by robbers what effect does this have in terms of the plot of Oedipus Rex?
It gives Oedipus information that will later cause him to suspect that he is Laius's murder
Peter Newark has written: 'Pioneers (Pioneers)' 'The crimson book of highwaymen' -- subject(s): Brigands and robbers, History 'Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Old West' 'Pioneers' '\\'
the boggy man is seventy four years old.