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I wear him like a cloak, sweat under the weight What is the bold part of the line an example of? metaphor conceit theme simile
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User: I wear him like a cloak, sweat under the weight What is the bold part of the line an example of? metaphor conceit theme simile

Weegy: I wear him like a cloak. The answer is simile.
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User: Which of the following is a possible effect of being a child of a Holocaust survivor experienced by the speaker in the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro? survivor’s guilt overconfidence longer-than-normal childhood depression

Weegy: The poem Tattoo by Gregg Shapiro takes a fictional look at real-world issue of war and the tragedies of war. Greg Shapiro's poem "Tattoo" is about his Holocaust-surviving father. [ [ It is related to the World War II time period and specifically the Holocaust against Jewish people. - See more at: ] ]
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User: What is the significance of the title of the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro? It is a symbol for the speaker’s decision to let go of his family’s legacy and carve out his or her own identity. It refers to the system by which people were physically labeled in concentration camps during the Holocaust. It is an allusion to the speaker’s ethnic heritage and traditions passed down through generations. It is an ironic title because the poem discusses the importance of the human body being left unmarked.

Weegy: The significance of the title of the poem "Tattoo" by Gregg Shapiro is that: It refers to the system by which people were physically labeled in concentration camps during the [ Holocaust. ]
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User: The structure of the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro can be described best as __________. sonnet sestina free verse ode

Weegy: The poem "Tattoo, but Greg Shapiro is written in free verse.
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User: Which of the following describes best the historical time period in which the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro takes place? the decades following the Holocaust the decades prior to the Holocaust the decades when the Nazi regime ruled the decades between World War I and World War II

Weegy: the decades following the Holocaust describes best the historical time period in which the poem Tattoo by Gregg Shapiro takes [ place. ]
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User: Which of the following describes best the historical time period in which the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro takes place? a. the decades following the Holocaust the decades prior to the Holocaust b. the decades when the Nazi regime ruled c. the decades between World War I and World War II

Weegy: the decades following the Holocaust describes best the historical time period in which the poem Tattoo by Gregg Shapiro takes [ place. ]
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User: Which excerpt from the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro is a symbol for the Holocaust experience? “blue as blood on his left forearm” “spilling his protection, like acid” “I am drowning in his silence” “Questions choke me”

Weegy: The poem "Tattoo, but Greg Shapiro is written in free verse. Another example of a free verse poem would be Dreams? by Langston Hughes.
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User: Which excerpt from the poem “Tattoo” by Gregg Shapiro is a symbol for the Holocaust experience? a. “blue as blood on his left forearm” b. “spilling his protection, like acid” c.“I am drowning in his silence” d. “Questions choke me”

Weegy: The poem "Tattoo, but Greg Shapiro is written in free verse. Another example of a free verse poem would be Dreams? by Langston Hughes.
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User: What is imagery? writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meaning a technique in which something simultaneously represents itself and something else a figure of speech that makes a comparison between two objects words that trigger the imagination to remember by appealing to the five senses

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Imagery is:

words that trigger the imagination to remember by appealing to the five senses.

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How does syntax affect setting?
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Syntax affect setting by revealing the author’s purpose in writing nonfiction.
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the perks of being a wall flower
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a coming-of-age epistolary novel written by American novelist Stephen Chbosky, which has spent over a year on the New York Times Bestseller list and is published in 31 languages.
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Which of the following is not a type of context clue? A. examples B. inferences C. antonyms/contrasts D. images
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IMAGES is not a type of context clue.
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What is character motivation? A. a character’s reaction to internal conflict B. conflict with another character or outside force C. the reason characters behave the way they do D. a character in conflict with himself or herself
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A character motivation is the reason characters behave the way they do.
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I am drowning in his silence Which poetic technique does Shapiro use in this line? a. figurative language b. enjambment c. imagery d. conceit
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I am drowning in his silence is FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE.
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