E7 L145 – Adventure of the Round Table

When time was gay, the village was an uproar in happiness, singing like the birds, for a holiday was here, Lancelot was here with it.  Also, present was a friend of the Knight’s by the name of Francis.  These two were talking in earnest, about crops, and swordsmanship, and sometimes political matters.  While talking over the cost of wheat at the time, a rustle of … Continue reading E7 L145 – Adventure of the Round Table

E7 L135 Review – Summary of The Taming of the Shrew

          Ove the past four days, I have been reading a play called The Taming of The Shrew by William Shakespeare.  The play is about a parent who has a beautiful young daughter and a shrewd, sharp-tongued, rude older daughter.  He must marry off his older daughter before the younger one, and has a big problem while doing it; who’s going to marry a sharp-tongued … Continue reading E7 L135 Review – Summary of The Taming of the Shrew

English 7 L130 – Thomas Sawyer’s Vocabulary Examples

          In the past week I have studied many different ways of expressing thoughts, including some very interesting ways, like soliloquy, personification, and Imagery.  Each of these words represent a set of things that help the reader better understand what is going on in the book.    Personification is giving an inanimate object, like a gate, human abilities, like in the sentence, “The gate squealed … Continue reading English 7 L130 – Thomas Sawyer’s Vocabulary Examples