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Is it a major or minor mistake on the SAT essay if I wrote the title of the wrong book by the same author?

I’m not sure if I put Pride and Prejudice or Emma. They are both by Jane Austen. I wrote about Emma though.

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How would i do a MLA citation of an essay that was part of a book of essays all by the same author?

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I used quotes from arthur millers Tragedy and the common manhere is all the information i have on the book. Title: the theater essays if arthur millerpublished by viking press in 1978 and this book was ccopyrighted in 1949So can somebody please make this to an MLA citation PLEASE! thanks!

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Any good at english? :} how does the author build suspense?

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hello.well i kind of need help on an essay question. i need some ideas. the essay questions is..how does the author convey mystery and suspense? i got a few ideas but i need some more please.an also… how can the athour create suspense? any author not particularly any1.. thank you =]

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How to start off an essay with an eye catching statement about the author book of Matthew?

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*My argument is that, Matthew the apostle is not the author of matthew. I just want a statement that will catch my teacher’s attention. Lately, Ive been using questions, but I think its getting old, well mine are. please and thankyou.

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Is Hemingway The Greatest American Author of the 20th Century?

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I mean the man was brilliant, however, some books just seem to have too much of the same, repetitive topics. Mailer and Capote – Brilliant at times, erratic at othersStyron – Also brilliant, but does not have a large body of workVidal – I think of him more as an essayist than a novelistKerouac – […]

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Quoting in an essay from a book with more than one author?

For my essay, there is a quote from J.R.R. Tolkien that I’d like to use from The letters of J.R.R. Tolkien. I am confused though, because the book of letters is credited to three people, J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien, and Edited by Humphrey Carpenter. In the essay itself, whose name would I put in parantheses?

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Has Anyone Read Anything by the Author Jack Kerouac?

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Has Anyone Read Anything by the Author Jack Kerouac? I have an essay due tomorrow and I’ve been in the hospital. I need to know about 6-12 quotes from Jack Kerouac for my quiz tomorrow. Thanks so much!

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How is author George Owell’s life reflected in his novel 1984?

I know that he did see some of the civil war and world war II and stuff that was kind of in the book. thanks!

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How does the author develope the idea of overcoming obstacles?

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This is the question and i need to write an essay to explain it.I need three ideas on how an author does this. I can use any of these stories or movies to help with my argument.the giraffe – short storyjust lather thats all – short storymost dangerous game – Short storythe power of one […]

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How do you do in-text citations for an article that has no author?

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If I’m putting in some information I got from a website directly in the text, how would I do that if it has no author? Like say if I wrote this quote in my essay:”Using abortion as birth control means that abortion is being used as a back-up method to ineffective or improperly used contraception, […]

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