The patriotic poet, Julian Grenfell touched the hearts of many Englishmen with his poem and was credited of it being in The Times, shortly after his death, credited for martyr. His poem praise nature and gives the hint of an unknown and unaccredited beauty of war and how the nature that surrounds it is the fruitfulness of growth. His pleasant and unthreatening words almost attract men to join with nature and of course, his fellow war mates. The poem uses descriptive language and techniques, which I will explain further on, to distract and rid the sorrow and bitterness of war with an optimistic and positive vibe. This is clear as the imagery that is described has not the stereotype association, we link to war today. He mostly focuses on the environment around him such as the sun, the skies, birds and trees. The title even gives a sense of no trepidation and seems very upbeat and straightforward. The poet is basically summarising that war is an amusement and all that have been ever involved in it are considered as heroes. This optimism is highlighted from the quote: “Life is Colour and Warmth and Light”. The current of this energy flows right throw the poem even at the quotation “And he is dead who will not fight”. This quotation easily speculated the fact that life after death of a soldier will be a place which will be a positive scene of imagery. Julian also uses the word ‘dearth’ in his poem. It means an inadequate amount. The language technique he uses is called archaic
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Analytic philosophy is a broad category; it emphasized on clarity and argument. Some of topics that analytic philosophy targets are analyzing language, forming logical explanations, and supporting natural sciences (Mastin, Analytic Philosophy, 2008). An example would be analytical jurisprudence law; it focuses on the logical structure of law, tries to understand the real nature of law in the modern world, and rejects idealism…
I have driven many different kinds of cars, from very slow cars like Jeep to very fast cars like
B.M.W, since I got my driving license, but just two of them were very attractive for me. Kia Forte and
B.M.W 235i are two wellknown brands of cars in all over the world. Although both are very fast and
suitable for an interesting driving, there is an ocean difference between their safety, quality of engine,
and driving convenience.
Although safety of both cars is better than old cars…
Comparison and Contrast Essay
Self-Employment is better than working for others
In the current situation the country is going through, and especially in the current economy, jobs are increasily harder to find, and the ones available are bound to really rough competition, and poor hourly rates. Given this situation, self-employment has appeared as an attractive alternative for many people, as it is a valid way to bypass job position competitivity…
Flannery O’Connor’s “A Good Man is Hard to Find” and Alice Munro’s “Boys and Girls” both use symbols to highlight significant meanings in the characters’ lives. This essay will examine two differences and one similarity in the authors’ use of symbols:
* O’Connor uses a gun to symbolize fear, whereas Munro uses a gun to characterize shame.
* O’Connor uses a specific animal to signify death, while Munro uses a specific animal to represent freedom.
* In both stories, the house symbolizes…
‘Disabled’ by Wilfred Owen and ‘Out Out’ by Robert Frost
‘Disabled’ by Wilfred Owen is about the topic of war and a young man joining the army, unaware of the consequences that would follow. Owen describes the gruesome realities of what war holds, using a range of graphic images which stick in the reader’s mind. ‘Out Out’ by Robert Frost is about a young boy who accidentally cuts his hand off with a saw while being distracted by his sister on a farm in America. Frost previously…
Survival is a hard, but natural instinct for all humans. In the book, Night, by Elie Wiesel l, Night, the reader learns about the struggles Elie and his family faced during World War II. The struggles are also seen in the song “Red Sector A” by the band Rush. The novel and the song both express the importance of surviving during difficult times when one feels like giving up, as stated in the song, “All that we can do to help ourselves is to stay alive.” In Elie Wiesel’s novel Night, the beginnings…
I have chosen the article “How We Can Feed the World” by Mike Mack. This article focus on the issues of food security. With the technologies today, we can send men to space, we can build machines to work for us, we can see other across the world, and we made the impossible possible. We should not have the problems with food security with such technologies, but the problem does exist. I came from a middle class family where we don't have any problems with putting food on our dinner table…
A Comparison or Contrast essay is an essay in which you either compare something or contrast something. A comparison essay is an essay in which you emphasize the similarities, and a contrast essay is an essay in which you emphasize the differences. We use comparison and contrast thinking when deciding which university to attend, which smartphone to buy, or whether to vacation at home or abroad.
When comparing or contrasting something, writers have two classic organizational patterns from which to…
Comparison Essay: Block Approach
In the block form of the comparison essay, you discuss each of the articles or topics
separately and then in the final body paragraph integrate your discussion – this is the
point where you directly compare the two ideas. While your final body paragraph is the
heart of your comparison essay, it may be the smallest since you have already done the
work of describing the two ideas in your earlier paragraphs.
Briefly describe the two things you are…
COMPARISON AND CONTRAST ESSAY
Comparison and Contrast Essay
Definition: In this kind of essay, the aim is to show the similarities and differences of two items, two people, two countries, or how something or someone has changed. When comparing two things, we focus more on the similarities though we may mention the differences shortly. When contrasting two things, we point out the differences between them. The most important point to consider while planning a comparison and contrast essay is choosing…