Agenda for Wed. 11 /18– 30052H. Objectives for Today:. “A Modest Proposal” by Jonathan Swift Cast Away essay due Monday at beginning of class. Starbucks test on Monday, Nov. 23. Define and identify sarcasm and verbal irony in “A Modest Proposal”.
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“A Modest Proposal” by Jonathan Swift
Cast Away essay due Monday at beginning of class.
Starbucks test on Monday, Nov. 23
“The cover of this week's New Yorker magazine depicts Obama in one-piece Muslim garb and headdress fist-bumping his booted, Afro-wearing wife Michelle in camo clothes with an AK-47 and ammo-belt slung over her shoulder beneath a portrait of Osama bin-Laden while the American flag burns in the fireplace -- in the presidential Oval Office.It's got everything incendiary except a vest bomb. Which is what should telegraph to most people that it's way over-the-top and, therefore, satire.”—LA Times
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