3 English questions i need help on?
1. Which of the following quotations is the best example of a paradox?
"I'll drain him dry as hay. . . "
"Lesser than Macbeth, and greater."
"So well thy words become thee as thy wounds. . . "
2. Which of the following is an example of indirect characterization?
3. If you are a valiant person, you are
Paradox = A seemingly absurd or self-contradictory statement or proposition that when investigated or explained may prove to be well founded or true. Therefore, "Lesser . . ., and greater"
Indirect characterization is where the reader is made to infer from the character's actions. Not knowing what else has been said, I would choose "Bellona's bridegroom".
A valiant person is courageous. (Possessing or showing courage or determination)