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This question based on the "The Little Match Girl," which you read in this study unit. 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.
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User: This question based on the "The Little Match Girl," which you read in this study unit. 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

Weegy: C. The little match girl. The protagonist is the main character of the story.
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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. B. simile. C. bias. D. metaphor.

Weegy: 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. [ ]
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User: 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 daydreams
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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.
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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.
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User: Which of the following words may not be capitalized? A. Winter B. I C. September D. Dakota

Weegy: A. Winter
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