Read the excerpt below and answer the question. After the test, the group of conscripts was asked to sit at school desks and wri
te a short essay. I am not at all sure what we were asked to write about, perhaps it was the Army, or patriotism, or America. Choose the best synonym for the word conscripts as it is used in this excerpt from Goines's "Let Sleeping Dogs Lie." employees prisoners recruits students
As part of the Free Speech Movement, Goines was totally against war. In this way, when writing "Let Sleeping Dogs Lie", the author makes use of sarcasm to satirize the idea of recruits as being "conscripts", that is to say, prisoners of the U.S. Army.
Chisholm´s use of repetition draws attention to the heart of the matter she wants to point out ; discrimination for women.Discrimination is a word she repeats as she wants to show that women were considered inferior for certains posts, so inferior that the fact that they are able to become representatives in Congress needs a celebration or a great display.She is ironic in the sense that she knows women understand what she is talking about , but still uses repetition to be emphatic and to show frustration at so many years of not being recognized...." calculated system of prejudice..."..I am not stranger to prejudice.."She is persuasive because by mentioning women and their inferiority suffered for so long , which was created for them from a men´s world, she is expressing change is at hand.
Once in the industrial revolution there was a good, kind, loving and caring child whose name was Anne. She was working in a factory doing Textile work. She realized that she was causing trouble from her kindness and wanted to leave.