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What does the expression “To see a dog with a bird in its mouth” mean?

Example: from Harper’s magazine Nov 2010, p9 (Notebook Essay “Figures of Speech” by Lewis H. Lapham) re. gaining wisdom with age: “… I figured that by the time I was seventy, … I would have come up with a reason to believe that I had been made wise. Now I’m seventy-five and I see no […]

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What do these Tamil lines mean?

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Ye enna overa pesura.Naan edhavadhu Mahesh Babu pathithapa pesinena..? Nee yen vijay pathithappa pesura. Unaku avana evlopudikumo, enaku vijay ya avlopudikum. Overa pesina, inniku nightunakku ketta ketta kanava varum.Onnum puiyalaya..? Nee orusentence telugula pesina, naan oruessay ve tamila pesuvan, sariya..?Ennala nijamave Mahesh Babu vapathu nimishathuku mela pakamudiyala, yeeeeeeeeeeeeeek…… ..

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What does it mean to be a filipino?

what does it mean to be a filipino? im doing this essay and i need help i just need some ideas thank you

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What does ‘repudiation of extreme aestheticism’ mean?

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one of my summer reading books for AP english 11 is “the picture of dorian grey” by oscar wilde. i have to choose from two essays to write and i’m analyzing both so i know what to look for when reading. one of the questions i must answer if i write the first one is: […]

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What does this essay question mean?

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Do you agree that people believe and react more favorably to ideas and concepts (including technology) that creates fear and negative presumptions about our society, rather than believe in ideas and concepts that create genuine concerns for problems and positive solutions for our society?I am going to write an essay for this essay question, but […]

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What does the term ‘referred to the question’ mean when writing an essay?

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I’m currently writing an essay on Shakespeare’s Macbeth, and on the checklist, the first thing written is; Have I…referred to the question. I’m lost!

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What are six direct quotes from The odyssey part 1 and what do they mean?

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I have a huge essay thats most of my grade and need help. I have to find 6 quotes directly from the book and back it up. with citations and everything . supporting evidence. but onle from part 1 The adventures of odysseus

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What does the philosopher Kant mean when he talks about ‘ends’?

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and humans being ends?, i need help with it as i need it to help me with my essay. thanks

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What does this line mean?

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“Things that are done for devotion remained while those done for exhibition vanished.”(it is a line from the essay “I Met the Golden Ones” written by Fr. Marcelline Jayakody.

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What does “Yes We Can” mean to you?

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I find it funny, the Job Corps I go to is doing an essay contest by this same question.Although most would think of Obama, I think of the Little Engine that Could. What comes to your mind?

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