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Read the following excerpt from Patrick Henry's speech and answer the question. ~ Sir, we have done everything that could be done to avert the storm which is now coming on. We have petitioned; we have remonstrated; we have supplicated; we have prostrated ourselves before the throne, and have implored its interposition to arrest the tyrannical hands of the ministry and Parliament. ~ The purpose of the parallel language in this example is to _____. A) - describe what it is like to surrender to an enemy B) - show how a balance of power can be created C) - emphasize the importance of past
actions D) - suggest how long the colonists will have to wait for freedom
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The purpose of the parallel language in this example is to emphasize the importance of past actions.
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The purpose of the parallel language in this example is to emphasize the importance of past actions.
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The Puritan style of writing was _____. A) - simple and direct B) - descriptive and long C) - figurative and fictional D) - narrative and metaphorical
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Anne Bradstreet was considered unorthodox for including what types of themes in her works? A) - romantic love B) - love of material items C) - belief in equality among all races D) - feminist ideas
Weegy: Anne Bradstreet was considered unorthodox for including feminist ideas. User: Bradstreet avoided disapproval for challenging Puritan authority by _____. A) - using a pseudonym for her published poems B) - shielding herself behind her husband’s political position C) - ending each poem with a confirmation of her belief in the afterlife D) - moving to a new colony where her views were considered common Weegy: Bradstreet avoided disapproval for challenging Puritan authority by ending each poem with a confirmation of her belief in the afterlife. User: Which of the following may be found in both Bradford’s Of Plymouth Plantation and Williams’s A Key into the Language of America? Select all that apply. A) - sea voyages B) - religious views C) - Native American customs D) - Native American interactions Weegy: Native American interactions and religious views may be found in both Bradford’s Of Plymouth Plantation and Williams’s A Key into the Language of America. (More)
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Which of these rhetorical devices did Rowlandson use effectively in her writing? A) - Satire B) - Irony C) - Sarcasm D) - Imagery
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Rowlandson used imagery effectively in her writing.
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Weegy: There one of them asked me why I wept. I could hardly tell what to say: Yet I answered, they would kill me. [ "No," said he, "none will hurt you." Then came one of them and gave me two spoonfuls of meal to comfort me, and another gave me half a pint of peas; which was more worth than many bushels at another time. Based on this excerpt, Rowlandson began to see compassion and kindness by the people she labeled as merciless heathens. ] (More)
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