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Is this a simile or a metaphor?

5 answers · Words & Wordplay · 2 days ago
Best answer: It is a metaphor. "I remember the whole beginning as a succession of flights and drops" ... this clause uses 'as' but is not a simile because there is no comparison being made. The seesaw image is a metaphor. You have to have the quality of comparison as well as 'as (or 'like) eg... show more

Best answer: Legally nothing can be done. You move on.

Do they do ice breakers in college?

7 answers · Higher Education (University +) · 1 day ago
Best answer: Sometimes they are part of a college orientation, but community colleges are less likely to have such programs than four-year schools.

Best answer: Yes. That's why it's called RACEism. Because it applies to all races.

For an example, American universities are all ranked higher than Chinese universities despite China being a bigger country. Shouldnt China have the best universities in the world since the Chinese are the smartest? why does the US have the best universities if we are supposed to be soo stupid and uneducated?

Should I go to a four year college or a community college?

9 answers · Higher Education (University +) · 1 day ago
So I am going to be a senior in highschool and the future is really stressing me out. I have maintained a good GPA and could get into a university if I wanted to but I’m not sure if that is a smart idea for me. I really enjoys music and would love to pursue something in it. Such as production/business/or... show more

Can I get into Stanford?

9 answers · Higher Education (University +) · 1 day ago
I have a GPA of 3.98 and I've taken a total of 8 AP classes through the four years of my high school, but I don't know if that's enough AP classes.

Best answer: It means that they think that younger people believe that the world should provide more than just existence and opportunity. That is, that simply by existing, certain things should be provided to them. Old folks tend to pretend that they did not grow up in a society where there were things given to them simply... show more

Were you a good boy/girl in school?

18 answers · Primary & Secondary Education · 4 days ago

What does 'pie in the sky' mean?

7 answers · Words & Wordplay · 23 hours ago

Please help. college classes question.?

8 answers · Higher Education (University +) · 24 hours ago
Best answer: Let's try to break this down a bit: 1. As others have noted, in the U.S. a person is expected to have mastery over several subjects in order to be worthy of a bachelor's degree. A university education is about advanced study and mastery of a variety of subjects. It is not a trade school. You have to have... show more

I never really understood how a lot of people in college classes know each other?

6 answers · Higher Education (University +) · 10 hours ago
Best answer: I feel the same way. I have friends, I just don't have any classes with them. We either have different majors or are just in different spots on our degree. We're all on different paths and our courses never line up. Even if I am taking the same class as someone I know, there are many different sections for... show more

Best answer: A metaphor about you. It may help if we knew something about you.. But I'll give it a try. You could describe yourself as an ingredient in the recipe of life. I am but a grain of sugar in the cupcake of life. Or a star in the night sky. Many people see me, but few know much about me. Just take an... show more

Why is homeschooling bad?

29 answers · Home Schooling · 5 days ago

College question?

9 answers · Higher Education (University +) · 2 days ago
If I double major and get a bachelors in two areas of study, will that take the normal 4 years or will it take longer?