This question based on the "The Little Match Girl," which you read in this
18. Who is the protagonist in "The Little Match Girl"?
A. The little match girl
B. The little match girl's cruel father
C. The little match girl's grandmother
D. The passerby who finds the little girl's body
C. The little match girl. The protagonist is the main character of the story.Auto answered|Score .9946|migzptz|Points 4581|User:
Seasons are celebrations.
A year's a Ferris wheel.
Both honor our world's habit
of spinning 'round a star.
19. In the first line of the poem, the poet is using a
A. loaded word.
definitely a metaphor;)
a metaphor is a shorter simile. the simile contains words such as "like", "as". (ex. an apple as red as fire), while in a metaphor the 2 terms are not compared, but rather treated as identical. [ http://in.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20071027013911AAdIBP4
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nside the bus, in his summer Class-A uniform with its brass glitter and infantry-blue shoulder cordon, Jamie Sabin was going home. Fort Benning would be a fading dream; Preston, Virginia, a place unknown, his future. He was in between, fumbling with puzzle pieces, making up stories about the real Jamie Sabin. Each of these he set adrift like a paper boat on a shifting sea of daydreams. He did that encased in the drone and shudder of diesel pistons and hissing tires. Jamie Sabin was going home to a place unknown.
20. In this paragraph, the paper boat is a
A. simile for stories Jamie makes up about himself.
B. simile for Jamie's past.
C. metaphor for Jamie's past and future.
D. metaphor for daydreams.Weegy:
A. metaphor for daydreamsAuto answered|Score .9505|bandita2011|Points 183|User:
Snow was quickly piling up on the ground. Wind howled through the trees. Karen wrapped a blanket around her and sighed as she watched the snow through her bedroom window.
1. In this passage, you can best infer that
A. Karen is upset because she can't get out.
B. Karen doesn't like the snow.
C. Karen thinks the snow is beautiful.
D. Karen is at home during a snowstorm.Weegy:
B. Karen is upset because she can?t get out.Auto answered|Score .9736|rhyann24|Points 2455|User:
Which one of the following sentences uses the apostrophe correctly?
A. Sarah does'nt believe in Santa Claus anymore.
B. His' friends usually pick him up first thing in the morning.
C. Andreas' brother is currently serving overseas in the Navy.
D. She won't open her present until her birthday arrives.Weegy:
D. She won't open her present until her birthday arrives.Expert answered|selymi|Points 7282|User:
Which of the following words may not be capitalized?
A. WinterExpert answered|selymi|Points 7282|User:
It was December 7, 1941. (2) The freighter Florentine, 320 miles northeast of the Hawaiian Island of Hilo was lumbering along at about 15 knots when the garbled message came in over the radio: (3) "Attack on Pearl Harbor; this is not a drill!" (4) With the message burned into his mind, First Mate Lovett all but ran up the ladder to the bridge. (5) "Pearl harbor," he choked out, "It's been attacked!" (6) Turning away from the ship's compass, Captain Steele looked at Lovett with narrowed eyes but made no reply. (7) "Should we change course, Skipper?" Lovett blurted. (8) Steele looked back at the ship's compass but still had nothing to say. (9) Lovett was beginning to feel frantic. (10) In measured tones he said, "The message said, "This is no drill." Should we still make for Kodiak?"
3. Look for missing commas in the passage. After which of these words should a comma be added?
A. Sentence 2, "Hilo"
B. Sentence 8, "but"
C. Sentence 4, "Lovett"
D. Sentence 6, "Steele"
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