"Hamlet" is not fully a revenge tragedy. Elucidate.

"Hamlet" is not fully a revenge tragedy. Elucidate.

  • HISTORY

What was the significance of the Mexican-American War in creating conditions that eventually…

In my opinion, the importance of the Mexican-American War was that it destroyed the compromises between North and South that had previously been established. By doing so, it reopened the arguments…

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  • HAMLET

“Hamlet” is not fully a revenge tragedy. Elucidate.

Well, if Hamlet is not fully a revenge tragedy, it’s pretty close. It has all the elements of a classicrevenge tragedy: a murder, a ghost who spurs the avenger to action, isolation of the main…

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  • A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ

With the end of the Cold War, do you think that A Canticle for Leibowitz is still relevant?

I would say that Miller’s work is highly resonant even though the Cold War is no longer present. The fundamental question that drives the work is whether or not human rationality is something that…

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  • GREAT EXPECTATIONS

What are the signs of Mrs. Pocket’s preoccupation in Chapter 22 of Great Expectations by Charles…

As in his other works, in Great Expectations there is what is referred to as a “double narrative” in which Dickens is both sentimental and cynical, playful and severe, imaginative and realistic….

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  • ROMEO AND JULIET

How does Shakespeare use plot to explore an issue that still has meaning today?This is for the…

There can be many different ways to approach this topic. Perhaps, one way would be for you to examine the nature of the conflict in the play. The presence of intense rivalries where one side…

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  • PHILOSOPHY

What is cultural relativism, and what are its advantages and disadvantages?

Cultural relativism is the idea that there is nothing that is absolutely good or bad. According to this idea, each culture defines for itself what is good and bad and all definitions are equally…

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  • SCIENCE

Which is the chemical released by used platelets?- 1. Heparin 2….

The answer is number 4, Thromboplastin. It is responsible for coverting Prothrombin into Thrombin at the beginning stages of a blood clot. The remaining three answers all play a part in…

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  • THE BOOK THIEF

How does Liesel develop or grow as a result of the incidents in the story?

As the story progresses, different incidents in Liesel’s life contribute to her growth and development. For example, through her interactions with Max, Liesel learns the importance of small…

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  • GRAMMAR

State and elucidate the diversity of meaning with reference to lexical, syntactic and utterance…

Lexical meaning – the aspect of meaning of a word that is expressed using nonlinguistic concepts. Essentially it is the symbolic meaning of the word because its meaning is in reference to the…

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  • RABINDRANATH TAGORE

What is the critical appreciation,figures of speech and summary of the poem ‘Upagupta’?I really…

The scholar John Strong has written a great deal about the saint, Upagupta. Many believe that this is the source of inspiration for Tagore’s poem. Others believe that Upagupta is the Lord Buddha…

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  • REFERENCE

writing a essayurgent!! any ideas on an essay topic : live the dream? if anyone has inspiration…

Is this supposed to be a personal essay or an essay about someone else? It would be very easy to turn this into a biography about someone who did just that. I encourage you to think about sports…

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  • PHILOSOPHY

What is the veil of ignorance? What role does it play in Rawls’ theory?

In Rawls’ thinking, the veil of ignorance is a device that can be used to help a person determine whether something (an action or an institution or such) is moral. What Rawls says is that you can…

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  • JOYCE CARY

Contrast the girls’ behavior in the garden and later on, at tea, in Joyce Cary’s “Growing Up.”

In Joyce Cary’s short story, “Growing Up,” the girls’ behavior changes so drastically in such a short time, that it’s no wonder Quick has trouble keeping up. When he arrives home, Quick calls out…

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  • THE ROAD NOT TAKEN

Describe the two roads that the speaker comes across.

In “The Road Not Taken” the narrator comes to a fork in the road and ponders his two choices. He looks down one road for a bit until it curves and he can see no more of it because of the foliage…

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  • LAW AND POLITICS

What does article 7 of the universal jurisdiction of Belgium exactly state??And can you please…

Universal jurisdiction is an all inclusive form of jurisdiction in which states can authorize their national courts to investigate and prosecute a person suspected of committing a crime anywhere in…

  • RHINOCEROS

What sort of changes do the characters in Rhinoceros undergo? What techniques and…

Ionesco describes the actual physical change that the characters undergo. The skin morphing, the color disfiguration, as well as the mental change that becomes part of the evolution are all a part…

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  • LAW AND POLITICS

Do Senegal and Belgium have an extradition treaty?Where can I find that information? In what site?

Senegal and Belgium have an extradition treaty. In an extradition treaty between two nations, for instance A and B, if A feels that a person X has committed crimes for which he should be prosecuted…

  • MATH

How do you find the probability of something?

The probability is the chance that certain event may occur or not occur. To calculate the probability you need to figure out the possible outcomes and then determine the event’s outcomes. For…

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  • SCIENCE

What are similarities between water and sea water

Fresh water and salt water have many similarities and differences as well. To begin with, they are both made up of the same thing-water, so that is the main similarity. Another major similarity is…

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  • REFERENCE

Where would I find the Parish records for Drumcondra Church in Dublin?My grandparents and great…

Drumcondra Church in Dublin, Ireland was erected during the 18th century as a memorial to Dr. Marmaduke Coghil (1673-1738); a monument still stands in his memory. Coghil was an MP in the Irish…

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  • BUSINESS

Write a note on “Artificial Intelligence.”Relate it to language and linguistics.

Artificial intelligence is a computer systems that can perform tasks that require use of intelligence similar to that possessed by humans. Typically a computer can perform only such tasks that it…

  • BUSINESS

What steps to be taken in case of mass absenteesm & low productivity?no

If a company already has a policy on mass absenteeism, then it probably will be the procedure followed. In a realm of hypothetical examples, I would say that if the problem is rampant in the…

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  • MATH

Parabola question Water flowing from a suspended garden hose to the ground follows a parabolic…

A parabola like y^2 = 4ax is a second degree equation which has the vertex at (0,0) and symmetric about x axis and open towards right . A parabola symmetric about the y axis is of the form x^2…

  • ESSAY LAB

Write an essay on a famous poem in English literature.

You could explore Shakespeare’s Sonnet 55 “Not marble nor the gilded monuments” in an essay on a famous English poem. The poem revolves around the idea that the written word has the power to…

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  • MACBETH

Is there any evidence in The Tragedy of Macbeth that Macbeth regrets the course of action he has…

There are several times in Act 5 when Macbeth suggests that he regrets the course of action that he has followed. The most prominent is in Scene 5: Life’s but a walking shadow; a poor player,…

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  • SPEECH AND DRAMA TEACHERS

How do I write a speech on; ‘What is your dream job?’I’d like to know how to start off my main…

There are a number of ways you might approach this, one way to help get you started would be to find some good speeches, regardless of the topic, and see how they carry their main ideas or thoughts…

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  • A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

In the play A Streetcar Named Desire, why does Blanche try to block out her past and avoid…

I guess I would initially respond with the counter point which why not deny what is there? Indeed, Blanche is guilty of blocking out her past and avoiding the reality of her condition. Yet, I…

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  • THE ALCHEMIST

Why does the alchemist choose Santiago (the boy) as his pupil over the Englishman in Paulo…

In Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist, the alchemist chooses Santiago over the Englishman to be his pupil or “disciple” because the Englishman believes that wealth in the world is found in gold. He…

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  • RELIGION

MAN created GOD or GOD created MAN…???what all you people say..???

I would argue that man created all contemporary versions of God, if that makes sense. Now, I personally don’t believe that God created man, but I do think the idea that man created the current…

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  • SCIENCE

Is a broken neck always fatal?

A broken neck or a cervical spine injury is a serious injury and often results in a fatality. When the spinal cord is severely damaged death may be immediate. However, the exact location of the…

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  • DO NOT GO GENTLE INTO THAT GOOD NIGHT

Does the following from “Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night” mean to fight fiercely to resist…

Well, I suppose that Dylan Thomas’s poem affects each of us in different ways, i.e., we interpret it slightly differently, but to me it has always said to resist death, resist it with all your…

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  • SCIENCE

What does a bone marrow transplant do?

Bone marrow transplants save many lives each year. Sometimes people have bone marrow that does not do its job properly, or it may even be completely destroyed. In these cases, a person may need a…

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  • SOCIAL SCIENCES

Do you believe in cultural relativism?What your thought about cultural relativism?

For me, this is a very difficult topic. I grew up in a culture that was nothing like that of the United States and so I can see the goods and bads of at least two cultures. From this experience,…

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  • SCIENCE

If two people drink the same amount of alcohol, how could one person be more intoxicated than the…

Several factors influence how the body metabolizes alcohol. A few include the following: 1. What is the body weight of the person? Generally, more body weight means more alcohol has to be ingested…

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  • ROMEO AND JULIET

Friar Lawrence has knowledge on potions whose properties seem magical. What would be the…

I really appreciate your thought processes on this issue, and I commend you for this kind of analysis. I think you have to change your thinking from “magical” and “potion” to “medical” in order to…

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  • BUSINESS

Calculation of variance in standard costing is not an end in itself but a means to an end. Explainno

The variation or deviations between the observation with respect to the mean of the sample (or population) are squared and then the devition squares are added. We get the sum of the squares of…

  • A SEPARATE PEACE

In A Separate Peace, how does Brinker get Gene and Finny to attend the mock trial?

There isn’t really much mystery here in this portion of A Separate Peace, I’m afraid. Brinker sends a couple of guys to escort them to the assembly hall for a late-night, forbidden adventure, and…

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  • A TALE OF TWO CITIES

In A Tale of Two Cities, name two ways in which Barsad tries to trick the Defarges.

In A Tale of Two Cities, the Defarges’ wine shop is the underground hub of the French Revolution. Here members of the brotherhood call one another “Jacques” to ensure they are, indeed, part of the…

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  • CINEMA AND DRAMA

SCHOOL TIESdescribe the personalities of the main characters.

The fundamental premise of the film is the clash between cultures. In this case, it is the established insiders and the proverbial “outsider” who has to battle through adversity in order to…

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  • SOCIAL SCIENCES

I need help writting a speech for my brothers wedding (groomsmen) I’m not quite sure how to…

Well, I think the very best wedding speeches are those that come from the heart, do not make any false pretenses, and are spoken in love and laughter. That said, when you get the microphone, you…

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  • SELF-RELIANCE

What is Emerson Saying about isolation? “Isolation must precede true society””Self-Reliance” by…

In my opinion, Emerson is saying that isolation will lead you to understand yourself better. Once you have understood yourself, then you may actually go out and deal with other people in a more…

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  • ARTS

A number consists of two digits whose sum is 8. If 8 is subtracted from the number, the digits…

Subtracting 8 from any number with 2 or more digits increases the digit in units place by 2. Therefore, when the digits of a 2 digit number are such that the digit at unit place should be 2 less…

  • SCIENCE

MY MOTHER HAD A MOLE THAT WAS TORN OFF BY A BATH TOWEL AFTER TAKING HER BATH, MY QUESTION IS CAN…

The short answer to this is yes, and it probably will. Think of a mole as a different type of skin cell that is concentrated in one spot. These cells go much deeper than the surface of the skin….

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  • SCIENCE

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR THE BONES TO DETERIORATE AFTER DEATH?

It depends, what environment are the remains in? Is the body buried or exposed to the elements? If the body was buried in a “sealing” casket and if that casket was then placed into a “sealing”…

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  • THE METAMORPHOSIS

Why was Gregor’s sister not disgusted by him?

I think she is disgusted by him as demonstrated by the fact that she doesn’t really look at him and always walks straight into the room and opens the window before she does anything else in the…

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  • THE GREAT GATSBY

Why does Daisy say “. . . the home influence will be very good for her [Jordan]” in Chapter 1 of…

This line from the novel occurs in a scene after dinner at the Buchanans when Jordan Baker tells everyone good night and retires. After she leaves, Tom observes that Jordan’s family should not…

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  • 1984

Why is Winston interested in antiques? Why does winston want to piece the fragment of the “Rhyme…

Perhaps because it is his job to destroy and re-write the past, WInston is desperate to find any link to what the world was like before Big Brother and the Party and everything else that is so…

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  • THE SCARLET LETTER

What is significant about Pearl’s treatment of Dimmesdale at the end of the narrative?The Scarlet…

This is a huge moment for Pearl in The Scarlet Letter. She has wanted Arthur to stand with them out in the open on the platform for nearly her entire life, and the answer was always no. On this…

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  • GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

According to Guns, Germs, and Steel, how does society change over time?

Diamond breaks human societies down into four basic groups: Band, Tribe, Chiefdom, State. This allows for variations on societal norms, and the eventual creation of the “kleptocracy,” where the…

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  • SCIENCE

Could you please explain self exam of the testicles.

Testicular self examination is recommended for males 15 years of age and older. Primary care physicians should encourage male patients to learn this technique. Experts believe that the death rate…

 


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