Essays Tagged: "sarcastic tone"

National TV Turn-off Week

teacher: Excellent Style! Good development of ideas. I especially like your use of sarcastic tone throughout. ExcellentIn a time when millions of people are starving each year and ...

(3 pages) 98 3 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Alanis Morissette's "Isn't it Ironic"

ou can almost see her singing this song is some lonely bar for losers in the middle of nowhere. Her sarcastic tone also compliments the whole theme of the song quite nicely. With the final touch of he ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Language Construction in Evelina.

nthly and critical reviews, we found that the author of Evelina, Frances Burney, uses a satiric and sarcastic tone in her text. The surface manner is that of flattery yet the underlying manner is that ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Comparative Analysis of The Rape of the Lock and The Spectator

s decide to play a card game named Ombre "singly to decide their Doom" (3.27), which creates a very sarcastic tone. A mock battle commences with "four Kings, in Magesty rever'd / With hoary Whiskers a ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Anne sexton's cinderella

ons of the story and myth.Setting up the poem with little anecdotes of unexpected reality, Sexton's sarcastic tone foreshadows the outcome of the poem. In the first anecdote, Sexton writes, "You alway ... ve children who wins the Irish sweepstakes. From toilets to riches. That story" (S1). Sexton uses a sarcastic tone by implying the situational irony in each story. The reader may find it hard to belie ...

(4 pages) 104 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Anne Sexton's Cinderella: An Analysis

reality, she breaks the dreams of the readers seeking a traditional fairy tale. The use of Sexton's sarcastic tone foreshadows what is to come in the poem. The line "That story" (Line 5), which is rep ...

(3 pages) 152 1 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

W&R Across Curriculum Discussions.

rizing the message this story gives. The poem with little anecdotes of unexpected reality, Sexton's sarcastic tone foreshadows the outcome. She implies for the reader to know the difference between a ... xtreme dislike.Myself, residing in a close knit family I have to admit that I am entertained by the sarcastic alterations provided by Sexton. Grimm's Ashputtle forthcoming emotions would stress that I ...

(18 pages) 78 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A critical analysis of a review of the film 'I am Sam'

urpose to win or at least be a nominee for the Oscars. Berardinelli is unenthusiastic and sometimes sarcastic tone add to his cynical opinion of this film.This critic claims that his film is 'to be re ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.2 Jun/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Contrast between "From Spectator ab Extra" and "The Old Familiar Faces"

example in the statement “they may sneer as the like about eating and drinking” which is sarcastic and shows that he does enjoy both pleasures. Therefore, from his statements and from his h ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Say No to Gore Vidal's "Drugs"

rug legalization is undeniable but ultimately not enough to be fully convincing. Vidal's casual and sarcastic tone spawns interest and maintains attention, but after critically reading each line, ther ...

(6 pages) 15 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Inescapable Past

nto the surreal moment. She held his past squarely in her hand.“Surprised Mr. Somma?” Her sarcastic tone pierced into him.He slowly nodded acknowledging her power, walking over to the kitche ...

(1 pages) 384 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Rhetorical Analysis - Just Say No To Flu Vaccines

aders to think about the government's involvement in flu vaccinations by using logos appeals with a sarcastic tone. With sarcasm Fuller gives his opinions on an extreme scale to really shock the reade ... ince there are already controls in place for hand-guns and drunk driving. Another logos appeal with sarcastic undertones that was a bit weak for me was, "if this flu is good enough for swine, it outta ...

(5 pages) 27 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Gender Role

iscusses the many qualities the make us women strong. In one part of the essay Brady explains, in a sarcastic tone, the duties of a wife to take care of the children, cook, and clean. She goes on to m ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Dec/2012

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics