Ray Bradbury used figurative language to describe the Tyrannosaurus Rex in “A Sound of Thunder. ’’ Ray Bradbury compared the legs to pistons, this means that the Tyrannosaurus Rex has strong legs. He compared it’s eyes to ostrich eggs, this means that the dinosaur has big eyes. He also compared muscles to thick ropes, this means that the dino has big thighs.
Title Researchers and scientists have constructed extensive research on dinosaur’s extinction. Speculation instead of real evidence seems common in most theories about the dinosaurs’ extinction. However, Jay Gould’s essay “Sex, Drugs, and the Extinction of Dinosaurs” is the complete opposite of speculation over evidence. Rather, Gould uses the mix of persuasive techniques, such as rhetorical questions, logos, along with profound evidence to not only disapprove of other theories but convince readers of his place on the dinosaur’s extinction.
Once they are in the past and see the Tyrannosaurus Ray Bradbury uses imagery to explain what the dinosaur looks like. The Tyrannosaurus was described as, “...thirty feet above half the trees, a great evil of god, folding its delicate watchmaker’s
The King Peleus of the Myrmidons had just decided to get married to a sea nymph named Thetis. Many guests came to the wedding to the wedding including mortal and the Gods of High Olympus. One of the gods that had not been invited, Eris the goddess of discord, arrived with thirst for vengeance. When all she did was place an golden apple on a table and leave, people became confused. There was
What would you do if a giant reptile was after you? In these stories, two people are put to the test. Many people wouldn’t know what to do. They need to figure out what to do next. Many things are challenging the main characters.
As the story continues, Eckels thinks he can handle this huge dinosaur, but as he goes on with his journey, he gets more and more scared. The story says, “Don’t run, “ said Lesperance. “Turn around. Hide in the Machine” (“A Sound of Thunder 76”). Then, it goes on and says, “Eckels!”
Cinderella was just as I had imagined her, wearing her glittering blue gown and her feet sheathed in the shoes–the glass slippers. Smiling, she greeted me saying, “Hello Princess!” We took a quick picture together, and she asked me if I was attending the ball that night. Giggling, I told her, “I’m not going to a ball.”
Just then, a rat scurried across the forest floor and the python lunged at it. With this distraction, Phrynosoma ran to get out of the python's way. Once he was past the python he wrote in his notebook: Pythons are constrictors Then he decided to go to the other side of the island where there are fewerless snakes. But when he got there he saw that instead of a forest it was complete desert.
One day the giants of Mendocino were wondering in the mountains when they walked into a huge magnificent animal they had never seen before. The giants used their spears and other weapons to kill the animal and the rest of its herd. The giant community organized a town party to celebrate their success.
He opened the packaging slowly and laughed to himself. “This is going to be the best BUZZ day of our lives,” Flyron said to himself. He heard her thumping eight legs squabbling across the hallway floor back towards the office. Quickly, he dropped the poison in the coffee mug and flew out of the room.
As Cinderella grew older and became more independent, she began to look down on everyone else and started to feel more superior than ever. She became very cocky by the age of 12 and as the days passed by, the people, who once loved her, changed their opinions portrayed