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Vivid imagery in Elizabeth Bishop’s poetry – Essay

Elizabeth Bishop’s poetry changes everyday scenes to vivid imagery. Bishop has a keen eye for detail as she converts the visual images that she sees into words of poetic language that creates vivid images in the reader’s mind.

The poem “The Fish” is bombarded with intense imagery of the fish. The fish is ‘tremendous’, ‘battered’, ‘venerable’, and ‘homely’. Bishop is very sympathetic towards the fish’s situation as she imagines the fish’s life stories. She compares the fish to familiar household objects: “here and there / his brown skin hung in strips / like ancient wallpaper, / and its pattern of... (More)

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Fungi LC Q's & Answers over the years

2004

YEAST CELLS PRODUCE ETHANOL IN A PROCESS CALLED FERMENTATION. IS THIS PROCESS AFFECTED BY TEMPERATURE ?

Yes. Because the rate of enzyme action is affected by temperature.

DRAW A LABELLED DIAGRAM TO SHOW THE STRUCTURE OF RHIZOPUS.

DESCRIBE THE STAGES INVOLVED IN THE SEXUAL REPRODUCTION OF A ZYGOSPORE (DIAGRAM)

  1. Occurs between + strain and - strain. When hyphae of opposite strains grow close together, swellings form on both strains and touch each other
  2. Nuclei from both hyphae move into these swellings which are now called progametangia
  3. cross walls form to produce gametangia
  4. The walls of the gametangia dissolve and... (More)

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