What happens in a black hole
Read the excerpt from Jonathan Swift's "A Modest Proposal." Swift wrote this essay as a satire to suggest how the children of poor people can stop being a burden to their parents and society. Which line from the excerpt demonstrates Swift's use of logical appeal (although distorted logic) to persuade readers to adopt his purposely shocking suggestion of eating children as a cheaper alternative to meat?1)and I believe no gentleman would repine to give ten shillings for the carcass of a good fat child, which, as I have said, will make four dishes of excellent nutritive meat 2)A very worthy person, a true lover of his country, and whose virtues I highly esteem, was lately pleased, in discoursing on this matter, to offer a refinement upon my scheme. 3)But with due deference to so excellent a friend, and so deserving a patriot, I cannot be altogether in his sentiments 4)it is not improbable that some scrupulous people might be apt to censure such a practice, (although indeed very unjustly) as a little bordering upon cruelty, which, I confess, hath always been with me the strongest objection against any project, how well soever intended.
N "The Bat-Poet," why does the chipmunk encourage the little brown bat to write more poems?A.He thinks the bat needs more practice in order to make really good poems.B.He really enjoys those the bat has already recited for him.C.He hopes that encouraging the bat will keep the bat busy.D.He wants the bat to prove that he can write about more than just owls and chipmunks.
Which is a sentence fragment?Tim wrote and played a new song.Regina and her younger sisters.Clay and Micah liked running.A small child won the contest.
Brandon’s family wasn’t sure which school to send him to when they moved to a new state. The public school was two blocks from the house, so he could easily walk to school. However, a nearby private school offered Brandon a scholarship. When Brandon made friends in the neighborhood, his parents decided to send him to the public school.What is the solution offered? Brandon’s parents sent him to the public school. Brandon made friends in the neighborhood. Brandon’s family wasn’t sure which school to send him to. Brandon’s family moved to a new state.