Nt1310 Unit 1 Assignment

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4 I, Genesis Martinez, certify that I have personally completed this assignment based on my own personal efforts. I understand if I use outside sources, I must properly give my source(s) credit using the APA format and my paper should not include more than 20% of direct quotes from other sources. I understand if I do not provide proper credit to outside sources, I will be documented for plagiarism and be required to resubmit a new assignment. I will not divulge the content of this assignment or any of my work, generally or specifically, to any current or future James Madison High School students. 5/03/2018Does communication change us?Communication changes us in various ways, it all depends on how the person is expressing their selves and…show more content…
Talking is a form of communication that helps you express your self. The way a person talksto us can let us knowtheother person's emotions and feelings which is important to let us know what words to use when communicating with them.Communication teaches us. When listeningto someone we learn what they're trying to tell us and the message they're sendingus. Even if you dont believe it, you can learn a lot by lisetning to others. How do we learn from teachers? Because they explain to us what we don't know and help us out when not understanding something and that's how communication teaches us and helps us learn not just in school but throughout life.Communication helps us in different ways and it's something we do everyday of our lives and it allows us to show our emotions and express how we're feeling for good or bad.2. Provide an example of each poetic device from any of the assigned poems. For each quote, explain the author's intended meaning. What is the author really saying?Figurative Language: METAPHORPoem: Dreams by Langston HughesQuote: "For if dreams die, Life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly."Meaning: You can't fullfil your dreams if you let them…show more content…
Provide one example of each sound device from any poem assigned in this course. Explain the effect the use of that device has on the author's communication ofthe poem's message.Sound Device: ALLITERATION EXAMPLEPoem: The Eagle by Alfred Lord TennysonQuote: "He clasps the crag with crooked hands;"Effect: To describe the eagle as a human.Sound Device:
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