Tutor profile: Vivian W.
What is a haiku?
A haiku is a short poem that consists of three lines. The first line is 5 syllables, the second is 7 syllables, and the third line is five syllables.
Subject: US History
How did the Platt Amendment affect the US and Cuba?
This amendment effectively ended the Spanish American War and put terms on the island of Cuba. The US gained military control over Cuba in the Platt Amendment. Several military bases were given to the US, including Guantanamo which still exists today. Cuba could not have any power over its financial independence nor make the political decisions the country wants because the US was allowed to occupy the island if needed.
What are 5 rhetorical devices that can be used in writing?
Allusion, imagery, motif, mood, and theme (answers may vary)