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There are two types of conflict that can take the story forward.

The first is an internal confict In this case, the struggle is within the character, his feelings and thoughts; usually the main character. With internal conflicts, the character could be fighting with his dual feelings, with a decision he must make or with his own weaknesses in his personality.

Examples of Internal conflict
1. Shakespeare's play Macbeth. In this play, Macbeth is struggling with an internal conflict, his intentions; which turns violent, urging him to murder the king to take his place.
2. J.K Rowling's fantasy Harry Potter. In the fifth book, Harry has an internal conflict which involves his instinct of believing his dream of Sirius getting captured VS the facts.

The other type of conflict is an external conflict. This conflict takes place outside of the character, as in family, or work. External conflicts are struggles between the character and some other factors excluding himself. The main type of external conflict occurs when the protagonist struggles against the antagonist. However, other types of external conflicts can also take place because of other characters, acts of nature, or society in which the character lives.

Examples of External conflicts
1. Shakespeare's play Macbeth. After killing the king, his men turn against him, and he has to fight with his countrymen. This is an external conflict.
2. Shakespeare's tragedy Romeo and Juliet, wherein Romeo and Juliet are in love, but their families and their society intervenes.

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D) Cory drove to Middleton in his search for Eloise.


A) Detectives Homer Fry and Janine Small looked high and low for clues.

This can't be the correct answer because it has a compound subject (and the subjects have a descriptor, "detectives", attached).

B) Crocodiles, quiet as logs, lurked on the riverbank.
C) Large and small dinosaurs stalked the grassy plains.

These can't be the correct answer because there are qualifiers and descriptors added onto the simple subject (the crocodiles are quiet as logs; the dinosaurs are large and small).

A simple subject is only one noun that is completing the action in a sentence. The complete subject is the subject along with anything that describes the subject. Therefore, only D has a simple subject that is the complete subject, since Cory does not have descriptors or qualifiers attached.


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when using 'but' to mean the same as 'except':

'there's nothing here but oranges'
'there's nothing here except for oranges'

when using 'but' to mean 'only':

'there is but one orange'
'there is only one orange'

when using 'but' to show exception:

'the last but one orange in the line'
where 'last but one' means 'second last', or the orange adjacent to the last in the sequence.


A pod of whales


The most common term for a group of whales is the pod, however other labels used include a gam, a herd and a plump of whales. These terms come mostly from medieval records on hunting lists of animals, some of which have stayed in the english language (a pride of lions, a school of fish), while others have fallen out of common usage (a clowder of cats, a paddling of ducks).

I hope I have helped!


A. letter


A The letter is the object of take . Letter in the form of the pronoun it is also the object of mail it. The letter receives all of the action in this compound sentence.
A. is correct.

B mailbox is where it is going to be placed it can be the location of the dropping and the object being dropped.
B. is wrong.

C. end is modified by street. dropping the street even the end of the street in a mailbox makes no sense.
C. is wrong

D. see above. The street is not going to be dropped in a mailbox.
D. is wrong.


because is it 2 different kinds of media combined


whenever text, audio, still images, video, animation etc. are combined, the result is multimedia.
think of multimedia as multiple medias.

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