Which aspect of “The Widow at Windsor” reveals the common nature of the speaker?
A. the dialect
B. the use of the sentences in parentheses
C. the attitude expressed about the Widow
D. the use of the phrase “Widow at Windsor”
A. the dialect Auto answered|Score .6|danimai|Points 1504|User:
In “Porphyria’s Lover” how does the speaker feel when Porphyria says she loves him?
C. surprised and angry
D. surprised and happy
D. surprised and happy Auto answered|Score .5564|Fanboy|Points 2281|User:
In “Ah, Are You Digging on My Grave?” who is digging on the speaker's grave?
A. her husband
B. a relative
C. an enemy
D. her dog
D. her dog ( It is revealed that the digger is the woman?s dog, but the canine, too, is unconcerned with his former mistress and is digging only so it can bury a bone.)Auto answered|Score .89|TonioL|Points 110|User:
Critical Reading Identify the letter of the choice that best answers the question. In Hard Times, what is the basis of Thomas Gradgrind's teaching?
A. Teach nothing but facts.
B. Encourage creativity.
C. Emphasize math and science.
D. Challenge students' imaginations.
A. Teach nothing but facts. Auto answered|Score 1|BRAINSTORM|Points 3058|User:
What does Mr. M'Choakumchild's name suggest about his teaching style?
A. He is a patient and gentle teacher.
B. He forces students to learn one way or another.
C. He wants to make sure that children learn facts.
D. He recognizes that students learn in different ways.
Mr. M'Choakumchild's name suggests about his teaching style B. He forces students to learn one way or another.Auto answered|Score 1|abdulrehman|Points 32|User:
What is Dickens's object of social criticism in this excerpt from Hard Times?
A. society's lack of emphasis on education
B. the lack of trained teachers and properly equipped classrooms
C. the indifference of teachers to their students' needs
D. a system of education that treats children like machines
Dickens's object of social criticism in excerpt from Hard Times is D. a system of education that treats children like machines.Auto answered|Score 1|lhyn29lhyn|Points 550|User:
Which answer choice best describes the speaker in In Memoriam, A.H.H.?
A. a distant friend of A.H.H.
B. Alfred, Lord Tennyson
C. someone who did not know A.H.H.
D. someone who worries over his own death
B. Alfred, Lord Tennyson Auto answered|Score 1|Controler|Points 2723|User:
What assumption is Bronte making about schools like the one Jane Eyre attends?
A. They are a great opportunity for poor children.
B. They deny children both respect and compassion.
C. They are too expensive for families and society.
D. They teach important skills but do not teach them well.
B. They deny children both respect and compassionAuto answered|Score 1|wisbest|Points 1401|User:
How are Jane Eyre and Helen Burns different?
A. Jane is older, wiser, and more practical than Helen.
B. Jane wants to fight injustices, but Helen quietly accepts them.
C. Unlike Jane, Helen makes friends easily and is well liked by teachers.
D. Jane is better at mathematics than Helen is.
B. Jane wants to fight injustices, but Helen quietly accepts them. Auto answered|Score 1|justpretty|Points 1309|User:
Who is the widow in “The Widow at Windsor”?
A. the speaker's mother
B. the poet's mother
C. the British flag
D. Queen Victoria
D. Queen Victoria Auto answered|Score 1|scijoe21|Points 2085|User:
In “The Widow at Windsor,” what can you tell about the speaker’s place in society from the dialect?
A. He is a member of the royal family.
B. He is a world-famous poet.
C. He is a common person.
D. He is well educated.
C. He is a common person.Auto answered|Score .6|selymi|Points 8782|User:
Gerard Manley Hopkins was a Catholic priest. Which line from “God's Grandeur” most strongly suggests the depth of his faith?
A. “Generations have trod, have trod, have trod; / And all is seared with trade….”
B. “Because the Holy Ghost over the bent / World broods with warm breast …”
C. “And for all this, nature is never spent; / There lives the dearest freshness …”
D. “… the soil / Is bare now, nor can foot feel, being shod.”
B. ?Because the Holy Ghost over the bent / World broods with warm breast ??Auto answered|Score .8786|selymi|Points 8782|User:
What is the subject of the speaker's monologue in “My Last Duchess”?
A. a portrait of his wife
B. the speaker's memory of his wife
C. the father of the woman he wants to marry
D. someone who wants to marry his wife
Answer is A. a portrait of his wife Auto answered|Score 1|lhyn29lhyn|Points 550|User:
Vocabulary and Grammar. Which word is an antonym for waning in these lines from “The Lady of Shalott”? In the stormy east wind straining, The pale yellow woods were waning …
The answer is C. strengtheningAuto answered|Score 1|dennis003|Points 573|User:
Which of the following vocabulary words from Jane Eyre correctly completes this sentence? Miss Scatcherd had a list of _____ complaints about Helen Burns.
B. sundryAuto answered|Score 1|uxiali|Points 525|User:
Which sentence incorrectly uses a vocabulary word?
A. In the poem “Dover Beach,” the cliffs look out over a tranquil sea.
B. The turbid waters of the pounding tides threw sand high up on the beach.
C. The melancholy scene brought a chill cadence to the back of my neck.
D. Few English people felt at all contrite over the great power of Britain.
Answer is C. The melancholy scene brought a chill cadence to the back of my neck.Auto answered|Score 1User:
Which vocabulary word best describes the thrush in “The Darkling Thrush”?
The answer is C. gaunt.Auto answered|Score .9472|sharpies|Points 8379|
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