Essays Tagged: "sentence structure"

James Joyce

or his style of writing called 'stream of consciousness'. Using this technique, he ignored ordinary sentence structure and attempted to reproduce the rambling's of the human mind. Many of his works we ...

(7 pages) 206 0 4.5 Aug/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

The Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.

e. I not only work well under pressure, but I only work under pressure. "Very polished. Good use of sentence structure. God citations."'One of the world's best known advocates of non-violent social ch ...

(3 pages) 143 0 4.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Queen Elizabeth I. Essay prompt relating to a speech QEI made to rally her troops. Analyzation AP style.

y to arms, Queen Elizabeth I of England utilizes certain elements of language-diction, imagery, and sentence structure-to let them see the truth in what she said.Queen Elizabeth I implements diction i ... to appeal to all members of her army.Queen Elizabeth I also had the innate ability to structure her sentences in a way that draws her people to her. Elizabeth uses stressed ideas and repeated concepts ...

(3 pages) 55 0 4.8 May/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A short essay I did for a district test concerning the change of a character throught a book The Children of the River with the writng directions included.

of literaturemore than just a plot summarya writing style that includes effective vocabulary, variedsentence structure, and correct grammar"Homesickness"Sundara in the book Children of the River begin ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Analyisis of Quentin's Section in William Faulkner's "The Sound and the Fury".

ry resemble their personality and mental stability. At the very beginning of section two, Quentin's sentence structure was very sturdy and accurate -- with the exception, of course, of the random inte ... ul life -- time and shadow (Faulkner 76). He again later mentions these two key words together in a sentence, saying, "And after a while I had been hearing my watch for some time and I could feel the ...

(3 pages) 53 1 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Contrast of Franklin D. Roosevelt and John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Speeches.

eeches.Needs Inprovement on:Machanics- grammer,punctuation, spellingStyle - word choice, formality, sentence structure"The only thing we have to fear... is fear it self..."and "Ask not what your count ...

(4 pages) 52 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Running in the Family.

ariety forms of figurative languages (especially metaphors and similes), vivid imagery, and unusual sentence structure Ondaatje utilized elaborate the sentences making the novel Running in the Family ... like someone has just trod on a peacock/like wind howling in a coconut..."(76)The variety forms of sentence structure that varies from compound, simple to complex sentences, the terse, abrupt phrases ...

(1 pages) 80 2 3.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

"Linguistics of the Great Gatsby". This paper describes F. Scott Fitzgerald's linguistic style as represented in his modern story, "The Great Gatsby".

nguage; for example, sound change (phonology), its inflections and word formation (morphology), its sentence structure (syntax), and its meaning changes (semantics), as well as other minor features su ... llow and concerned only with possessions and status. This personification is made very clear in one sentence, spoken by Tom himself: "I've got a nice place here." Indeed, the first mention of Jay Gats ...

(8 pages) 172 1 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Task: In a well-organized essay, briefly summarize the King's thoughts and analyze how the diction, imagery, and syntax help to convey his state of mind.

te of mind is conveyed through the soliloquy's powerful images, revealing word choice, and peculiar sentence structure.Interestingly, Henry's combination of concrete and figurative language to describ ... ce: "...giddy mast..." and "...slippery clouds...."Passage structure coupled with the repetition of sentence structure causes King Henry's speech to be quite persuasive. At the beginning of the king's ...

(3 pages) 16 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Changing Mood of "Hurry, Hurry!"

e in the mood by the means of utilizing significant literary devices, such as setting, imagery, and sentence structure. Ethel Wilson began her short story with a peaceful mood for the r ... ort story has enabled the author to successfully change the mood. There is no doubt that the sentence structure of this short story has emphasized and changed the mood from tranquility to viole ...

(3 pages) 32 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Life of William Shakespeare

came such a well-known wordsmith was the fact that he was voracious reader. His use of language and sentence structure helped people look deeper into life. When Shakespeare was alive his plays were no ... won't have difficulty understanding the language one needs to develop skills of untangling unusual sentence structures. One must also be able to recognize and understand poetic compressions, omission ...

(9 pages) 71 0 3.9 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Explain the key theories in the field of child language acquisition.

be easy to assume that the basis of learning speech is merely by the duplication of vocabulary and sentence structure heard around the young child. One of the early language development studies, carr ... istic development was along such lines - in that children learn grammar by memorizing the words and sentences of their language. It is undeniable that a large proportion of language acquisition is att ...

(4 pages) 195 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

This is an essay I wrote for Ap English that has minor errors but still recived a good grade.

d on examples from reading, observation, and personal experience. I have made little corrections to sentence structure, grammar, and other things to show people what an Ap Essay can be like, and still ... s take control.I wrote this essay in forty minutes and these are the comments my teacher wrote.Some sentence structure level stylistic issues still remain but argument is solid .In my opinion I would ...

(3 pages) 60 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Commentary on Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius.

es Dave Eggers' autobiographical memoir A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. Dave Eggers uses sentence structure, diction, and specific descriptions to illustrate and get his point across to the ... blood." This passage shows his very close connection to and affinity for his baby brother Toph. His sentence structure is important in this memoir. His hyphenation and half written sentences better po ...

(3 pages) 22 0 4.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Queen Elizabeth"

I of England gave a speech to her troops in which she uses diction, comparison of her feminism and sentence structure to convince her troops to confide in her even though she is a female.Queen Elizab ... r as a strong leader, Elizabeth compares her qualities to that of a man.Queen Elizabeth I also uses sentence structure to further persuade her troops into respecting her and having faith in her as the ...

(3 pages) 36 0 1.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Echoes of Literature - The Style of Shakespeare

l echo in literature today. William Shakespeare brings his enriching style, including organization, sentence structure, literary devices, and vocabulary, and copious contributions to the English langu ... and work.Furthermore, an additional device Shakespeare uses to enrich his style is his distinctive sentence structure. His unusual syntax contains many dollops of iambic pentameters and blank verses. ...

(4 pages) 37 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Style Analysis of Amy Tan in "The Joy Luck Club"

trays the somber tone and the theme by using a concise style of diction, images, details, language, sentence structure, point of view, and organization.The author emphasizes the tone and the theme of ... to confusion. Evidently, the language Amy Tan uses illustrates the tone and theme.Specifically, the sentence structure in the novel also appears to contribute to the development of the tone. The autho ...

(6 pages) 47 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

AP Prep. Former AP prompt release on practice exam. Letters from Herbert and Seaver analyzing tone and style. DIDLS format.

ation, and therefore without inflection, one must depend on the writer's word choice, language, and sentence structure in order to determine the author's tone. In a letter to a small, publishing compa ... t's mind, makes the situation all the more important. Herbert also uses a copious amount of complex sentences. While complex sentences are helpful in showing cause-and-effect relationships, in excess ...

(2 pages) 22 0 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

McCartheys The Crossing

ader the impact the dramatic experience has on the protagonist.The varied and, at times, convoluted sentence structure that McCarthy uses helps convey the impact of the experience on the character. Mc ... McCarthy uses helps convey the impact of the experience on the character. McCarthy uses a very long sentence with no punctuation to describe a series of actions by the character, which helps the serie ...

(2 pages) 16 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Importance Of Good Writing

we're writing for the public. Reading is one of the principal ways we learn about words and sentence structure. If I'm reading an e-mail message, I expect errors, and if there are a few, I don ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers