Question and answer
n the story “The New Dress,” Mabel describes herself in the dressmaker's workroom. Which of the following literary devices is utilized in this
description? A. allusion B. metaphor C. flashback D. foreshadowing
B. metaphor
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: n the story “The New Dress,” Mabel describes herself in the dressmaker's workroom. Which of the following literary devices is utilized in this description? A. allusion B. metaphor C. flashback D. foreshadowing

Weegy: B. metaphor
danimai|Points 1504|

User: Which of the following metaphors recurs in “The New Dress”? A. Mabel compares herself to a fly struggling in a saucer. B. Mabel compares greedy people to chickens flapping about. C. Mabel compares herself to a mongrel dog slinking around. D. Mabel compares the other guests to canaries trapped in cages.

Weegy: The answer is D. Mabel compares the other guests to canaries trapped in cages is the Metaphor that recurs in "The New Dress:
Expert answered|tjdcet|Points 271|

Question
Asked 10/29/2012 7:16:25 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
During the Victorian age, people flocked to London to find employment in factories. This resulted in A. crowded, unsanitary conditions. B. the elimination of the working class. C. rising wages for the lower classes. D. an explosion of poetry and literary accomplishments.
Weegy: B. the elimination of the working class. User: The rapid expansion of Britain's manufacturing industry A. resulted in the Revolutionary War. B. turned England into a world power. C. stripped farmlands of valuable laborers. D. resulted in the even distribution of wealth. Weegy: D. resulted in the even distribution of wealth. User: What does the Punch article entitled “A Torturer's Plea” tell us about the ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/24/2012 7:57:30 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Which of the following phrases is associated with Great Britain's Victorian period? A. “The sun never sets on the British empire.” B. “There is nothing to fear but fear itself.” C. “Never in the field of human contact was so much owed to so many.” D. “England expects that every man will do his duty.”
Weegy: The answer is A. "The sun never sets on the British empire." Weegy!!! User: In literature, the accurate portrayal of the gritty details of ordinary life is known as _________, which emerged during the Victorian era. A. romanticism B. modernism C. realism D. naturalism Weegy: C. realism User: Which of the following is true of Victorian England? A. Increasing expansion into territories across the globe led the British to ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/26/2012 6:41:48 AM
0 Answers/Comments
17,156,332 questions answered
Popular Conversations
This summer, Joel's plan was to ...
Weegy: This summer, Joel's plan was to travel. The answer is infinitive. User: We were annoyed by their ...
8/27/2014 12:24:03 PM| 4 Answers
One of the most important ideas of “Ozymandias” is the a. ...
Weegy: One of the most important ideas of Ozymandias (a.) permanence of sculpted monuments. User: The question ...
8/27/2014 5:41:56 AM| 3 Answers
Women and minorities gained ground during WW II primarily ...
Weegy: User: This program allowed Mexican nationals to work temporarily in the U.S. during WW II. a. Rosie the ...
8/27/2014 6:58:02 AM| 2 Answers
Market speculation resulted in which of the following? a. Stocks ...
Weegy: b.stocks became undervalued. User: How did economic nationalism affect trade in the world? a. Nations did not ...
8/27/2014 10:12:20 AM| 2 Answers
Which words in the sentence are the predicate adjectives? A snake's ...
Weegy: What is the underline word?
8/27/2014 10:36:01 AM| 2 Answers
who was president in 1963
8/27/2014 11:55:02 AM| 2 Answers
Dr. Lazar admired the work of the nuns of the Sisters of Charity ...
Weegy: A. purpose User: Jake's friends all describe him as an affable person. He often allows others to go before ...
8/27/2014 3:56:41 PM| 2 Answers
please give me an answer choice ...
Weegy: Five times the difference of a number and 8 is 45: The answer is A. 5 (m - 8) = 45 User: Translate into a ...
8/27/2014 6:12:14 PM| 2 Answers
Simplify the product. (x - 4)(x + 3)
Weegy: (x - 4)(x + 3) = x^2 + 3x - 4x - 12 = x^2 - x - 12 User: Name the binomial you can multiply by (x + 9) to ...
8/27/2014 7:11:57 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
Points 2401 [Total 24001]| Ratings 3| Comments 2371| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
Points 2035 [Total 6011]| Ratings 8| Comments 1955| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
Points 1899 [Total 15513]| Ratings 11| Comments 1789| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 1788 [Total 16815]| Ratings 5| Comments 1738| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
Points 1746 [Total 9453]| Ratings 2| Comments 1726| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 895 [Total 18466]| Ratings 0| Comments 895| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 515 [Total 11176]| Ratings 1| Comments 505| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 512 [Total 5076]| Ratings 0| Comments 512| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 360 [Total 360]| Ratings 2| Comments 310| Invitations 3|Online
S
Points 343 [Total 546]| Ratings 1| Comments 333| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.