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read the following excerpt from the way to rainy mountain by n. scott momaday:
the young plains culture of the kiowas withered and died like grass that is burned in the prairie wind. there came a day like destiny; in every direction, as far as the eyes could see, carrion [ animal carcasses ] lay out in the land. the buffalo was the animal representation of the sun, the essential and sacrificial victim of the sun dance. when the wild herds were destroyed, so too was the will of the kiowa people.
which phrase in the passage most strongly contributes to its overall tone?
a) withered and died like grass
b) far as the eye could see
c) lay out in the land
d) day like destiny
A.) Withered and dried like grass
This is the correct answer for a.p.e.x. I just took the test
ismene wants to follow the rules, unlike antigone who'd rather break them for her brother.
an intensive pronoun is a pronoun that ends in self or selves, such as himself, herself, themselves, yourself, ourselves. since band members is a third person plural, the correct intensive pronoun would be themselves. if the band was talked about as a collective noun, itself would be the appropriate intensive pronoun. intensive pronouns are used to add emphasis to the noun it's modifying which is why it directly follows it.
read the following excerpt from the way to rainy mountain by n. scott momaday:...