When is the Oxford comma used?
The Oxford comma is used before the word and in a list of nouns to add clarity to the sentence.
What is the symbolism of the eyes of Dr. T.J. Eckelberg in 'The Great Gatsby'?
The eyes of Dr. T.J. Eckelberg represent the eyes of God. They see everything that the characters due including Mr. Buchannan's infidelity and Daisy's accidental manslaughter of his mistress.
In what ways did Queen Elizabeth's poetry reflect the turmoil of her reign?
Elizabeth was imprisoned by her Catholic sister Mary for her Protestant views. In 'Verses Written in Diamond' Elizabeth carves a poem onto the window of her prison with her diamond ring. In her other poetry Elizabeth expresses the difficulty of being a woman as well as the queen as she struggles between love and duty to her country,