When Grizzlies Walked Upright Literary Devices

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Has there ever been a paper or a book, and formed an idea in your mind" Wow, I can actually see the wind blowing the pinecones around." The imagery of pinecones connect to the idea of imagery by placing an image of the pinecones being moved into a persons brain who's (14) reading it. The previous American literature poets used this, in fact. The works of literature entitled When Grizzlies Walked Upright, Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God, Speech to the Constitutional Convention, The Devil and Tom Walker, and When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer are all connected by vivid imagery. The functions of literature entitled When Grizzlies Walked Upright connects to the idea of memorable imagery. An example of one memorable imagery it's (#8) that …show more content…

One example of memorable imagery is (7)that it states of one cutting one another's throat:"...I think it will astonish our Enemies, who are waiting with confidence to hear that our Councils are confounded, like those of the Builders of Babel, and that our states are on the Point of Separation, only to meet hereafter for purpose of cutting one another's throats." This quote connects to memorable imagery because when you read it you can see that the congress is being separated and with that, the people are at each other constantly. With the people at each other, there will be fewer (3) friends during the convention. If the the congress had agreed at the Speech to the Constitutional Convention, they wouldn't (15) have been at each other's throats. The work of literature entitled The Devil and Tom Walker connects to the idea of memorable imagery. The imagery in The Devil and Tom Walker, is when the poem utters about how his home looks abandoned, pitifully sad and lonely: "They lived in a forlorn looking house, that stood alone and had and air of starvation. (16)" It connects to imagery by stating what it might have looked like. It tells us that it looks dilapidated and that it's (8)an older home. In this poem, he talks about how Tom Walker has an older looking home, which concludes to that we can visualize what it looks like …show more content…

The example in When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer is when he doesn't accept (1) what the professor is teaching, as of in charts and columns. He soon becomes sick and tired of hearing it:"When the proofs, the figures, were ranged in columns before me,'...'How soon unaccountable I became tired and sick." This quote refers to memorable imagery by it telling us what he wants to see the starts and not know the math and graphs. He soon gets annoyed and tired of hearing his professor lecture about stars, and leaves the room (18). You can see clearly well (5)that he is more hands on that the states and facts on paper. He doesn't want to learn about the stars in the hemisphere(Latin word) inside, but he would rather learn about the stars on his own outside. (17) He has more joy learning his way than (11) papers, sheets and facts. He took the opportunity to leave the room and learn the stars his way. When he went (4) out of the room, he decided to go and sit on the grass. The professor affects (2) his decision by teaching a number (9) of different facts on

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