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Definition Paragraph #1 8-12 sentences 100 points (50 pts rough draft/ 50 point

Definition Paragraph #1 8-12 sentences 100 points (50 pts rough draft/ 50 points final draft)Introduction:In talking with other people, we sometimes offer informal definitions to explain just what we mean by a particular term. Suppose, for example, we say to a friend, “Karen can be so clingy.” We might then expand on our idea of “clingy” by saying, “You know, a clingy person needs to be with someone every single minute. If Karen’s best friend makes plans that don’t include her, she…

Part I: This week you learned a little bit about several of the major movements

Part I: This week you learned a little bit about several of the major movements in American literature. Which of these movements do you see reflected in the novel you are reading? Do you see influence of more than one? Give specific cited examples that point to these movements.Part II: Now, it’s time for a little research on your part. Find an article about a historical event occurring within the ten years prior to your novel’s publication. Please cite this…

Read the following paragraph from John Muir’s “The Calypso Borealis” and pay cl

Read the following paragraph from John Muir’s “The Calypso Borealis” and pay close attention to the words in bold. In one paragraph of three to five sentences, explain Muir’s use of diction and the mood his choice of words creates. Use proper spelling and grammar in your response. But when the sun was getting low and everything seemed most bewildering and discouraging, I found beautiful Calypso on the mossy bank of a stream, growing not in the ground but on…

The New Yorker, January 9, 1989 P. 26Every so often that dead dog dreams me up

The New Yorker, January 9, 1989 P. 26Every so often that dead dog dreams me up again.It’s twenty-five years later. I’m walking along Forty-second Street in Manhattan, the sounds of the city crashing beside me—horns and gearshifts, insults—somebody’s chewing gum holding my foot to the pavement, when that dog wakes from his long sleep and imagines me.I’m sweet again. I’m sweet-breathed and flat-limbed. Our family is stationed at Fort Niagara, and the dog swims his red heavy fur into the…

In February 2017, Dr. Christopher Duntsch became the first surgeon in American

In February 2017, Dr. Christopher Duntsch became the first surgeon in American history known to be sentenced to prison for botching a patient surgery. A licensed neurosurgeon, Duntsch left a string of deaths and maimed bodies in his wake: He was accused of causing the death of two surgery patients and leaving 33 others permanently damaged. His patients left their lives in his hands; he left them paralyzed or dead.The checks and balances that were supposed to contain Duntsch failed…

The Scenario You are working for the Federal Aviation Administration’s Safety T

The Scenario You are working for the Federal Aviation Administration’s Safety Team (FAASTeam). Your particular workgroup is preparing a presentation for the annual Pan American Safety Summit (PASS) that reports the findings of FAASTeam research documenting typical injuries in minor small plane crashes. Your supervisor has assigned you the specific task of reviewing and editing the presentation’s data visualizations. Your teammates are less experienced with presenting technical information, and you have a reputation for being a skilled designer. Your supervisor,…

Use the files I upload .  Read it carefully, Finish the mind map, make it more

Use the files I upload .  Read it carefully, Finish the mind map, make it more details.  Also part 2 is four questions, answer it. Part three: My topic is   To inform the audience Food Culture in Hong Kong.     So for part three write out your speech foundation information and provide one claim (this will end up being one main point) and your supporting evidence. This is an example of what one claim with evidence should be organized. A.…

1)Find a work of academic literary criticism (drafted in a n academic journal

1)Find a work of academic literary criticism (drafted in a n academic journal, over 9 pages long) relevant to the literary text we are reading.  Write an MLA citation for this literary criticism.  Then, write a ½page summary of the author’s argument. Finally, write at least a ½ page of your personal response: what you  liked/disliked, what you learned, how it changed your view of the text, what you could  not understand, etc.  2) MLA Citation: The Purdue OWL webpage…

TOPIC: The English 102 final essay must dispel a commonly held myth in American

TOPIC: The English 102 final essay must dispel a commonly held myth in American culture. To produce a successful essay students must choose their topic wisely. Submissions will be graded as formal writing. Use MLA conventions at all times. All proposals should be written in paragraph form. The tone of the submission should be to try to convince the reader (me) that this topic will work for the final research essay. Proposals will be graded according to if they are…

For this discussion board, you will discuss whether the “Dog Heaven” is politic

For this discussion board, you will discuss whether the “Dog Heaven” is political or not, and why you believe yes or no by pointing to evidence from the story. You need to include quotes from the story to support your claims. You can also paraphrase sections of the story to support your claims.  To complete this assignment, you might break the story down into main events or themes that relate to the narrator’s life and story. Keep in mind, there is no…