Talking is silver but silence is gold, it's a great idiom used by the most nations.
Well, silence is the best policy; you can see: listen and silent two words have the same letters but arranged differently.
We humans have tendency to talk more and to listen less, the main cause of it is that we have...
If Speech is Silver, Silence is Gold ….
When you must speak…
Speak a few words….
Speak sweetly and softly…..
That is the way… To reach a listener’s heart…..
Meaning: Speaking is good but saying nothing is better. Discretion can be worth more than even eloquent words.
Since ancient time, silence...
An allusion is a figure of speech that makes a reference to a place, person, or something that happened. This can be real or imaginary and may refer to anything, including paintings, opera, folk lore, mythical figures, or religious manuscripts. The reference can be direct or may be inferred...
Speech is silver and silence is Gold
Since ancient time, silence is worshipped as an important
component of spiritual discipline. Initially, the practice
of this virtue may commence with some three hours of
silence at noon time, say on Sunday or any other suitable
day. This practice may be enhanced...
Listen. Listen. Listen. My father didn’t talk much, he only spoke things which useful, meaningful and valuable. He always told me speech is silver, silence is gold.
6. Mind your business.
I don’t think I’ve ever heard my father gossip. He taught me and my brothers to never talk badly about people...
Donne, Holy Sonnet X
"Hello darkness, my old friend
I've come to talk with you again."
Paul Simon, The Sounds of Silence
Climax (figure of speech)
Climax refers to a figure of speech in which words, phrases, or clauses are arranged in order of increasing importance.
Examples of climax
footprints for the evidence
So take my life, I'll hand it to you
And you can try on my clothes
But you can't fill these shoes
On a silver platter your wish came true
So your heart of gold turned platinum
You can take my life (oh)
But you can't take it with you
More long days and fleeting nights
I tell them,...
from slaves. Women can, like men, be deliberative; however, according to Aristotle they lack authority. He quotes a poet saying that "to a women silence is a crowning glory." Lastly is his relationship as a father which he compares to that of a king. Aristotle prefers a monarchy as a form of government...
Wine from Ismarian vineyards of the North.
The men drave up a heifer from the field
For sacrifice, and sheath'd her horns with gold;
And strong Boethous the axe did wield
And smote her; on the fruitful earth she roll'd,
And they her limbs divided; fold on fold
(1893-1897)president only one to serve two NON-consecutive terms Democrat intorviened in the Pullman Strike of 1894 (kept RR moving) supporter of the gold standard, created the ICC-Interstate Commerce Commission, panic of 1893 acute economic depression, Started in 1866, founded by veterans of...
Simile: A simile is a figure of speech that directly compares two different things, usually by employing the words "like" or "as"... "if" or "than" are also used though less commonly. A simile differs from a metaphor in that the latter compares two...
To what extent are renaissance conventions of idealized feminine conduct (such as modesty, chastity and silence) scrutinsed, undermined, or rejected in the texts you have read for this module?
Women in the renaissance had to abide by certain rules set out by society and they found themselves confined...
empty arms, your love shall remain my
Comforting groom; you memory, my Eternal wedding."
Where are you now, my other self? Are you awake in
The silence of the night? Let the clean breeze convey
To you my heart's every beat and affection.
Are you fondling my face in your memory? That image
Portia must accept
as her husband the first man who can solve a riddle and choose the
right one from among three caskets—ornamental boxes—of gold,
silver and lead. The lucky choice holds the portrait of Portia within.
Those who choose incorrectly must leave Belmont at once and agree
never to marry...
|Metonymy: a figure of speech in which one word stands for another which it |Example #1: “We have always remained loyal to the crown.” |
Trip to the Georgia Dome
Riding north on I-20, the Burke County bears arrived to the Georgia Dome. There was complete silence no one talked, laughed, or smiled. The coaches and my fellow teammates were focused and ready to play. It was a beautiful day on December 10, 2011...
“Self-help is the best help”.
Write an original short story which concludes with the sentence, ‘After it was all over, I realized
that every cloud has a silver lining’.
Strange are the ways of fate. She can be malicious and deceptive at times and then expose a
split personality by showering one with kindness...
behaviour patterns which include :
Phychosis – mental confusion, hallucination, delusions, regression, speech loss and hyperactivity.
Austistic spectrum disorder – speech loss and unusual speech patterns, isolations and withdrawal, intense dislike of environment change
Attention deficit disorder –...
can also be punishable by law. Recently, three bloggers, namely Singaporeans have been charged under the Sedition Act for hate speech on their blogs.
Secondly, the hate speech on blogs targeted at some specific people might also hurt the targeted victims emotionally, the bloggers might also touch on inflammatory...
constructions from their reading and listening, and
using these consciously in their writing and speech to achieve particular effects
UÊ using Standard English confidently in their own writing and speech
UÊ discussing reading, writing and spoken language with precise and confident use of linguistic and...
have sent their message to his mind to put in poetic speech, but the main worker was the poetic intelligence which took what was given and turned it into something very vivid, coloured and beautiful,—but surely not mystic…” The domains of spiritual speech or else of the deeper psychic utterance stayed unexpressed...
nature, of which no further account can be given, or whether, as seems
more probable, it be the necessary consequence of the faculties of reason
and speech, it belongs not to our present subject to inquire. It is common to
all men, and to be found in no other race of animals, which seem to know
and the plains alone. I shall prove myself along and prove my loyalty to Animal
Castle. I have pride!” Flipper said.
“Hail Flipper for giving such a wonderful speech!” the animals exclaimed.
“In one month, I shall return to Animal Castle, and I will bring home more companions!”
the dolphin replied.
wants real love and that is all she wants.
The most pronounced poetic device used in this poem is symbols. A symbol is often a figure of speech in which a person, object, or situation represent something in addition to its literal meaning. The poet embeds subtle images into her work to make...
dark enough for one to be able to see the moon and the stars. The moon like a giant silver coin shone brightly it the sky illuminating the nearby forests and causing an eerie glow to fall upon the road. The wood’s silence was soon broken by the sound of hooves and carts. There was a merchant convoy passing...
prices that it was almost impossible for farmers to gain any profits. With the deflation in American currency
and the demonetization of silver, farmers were facing serious troubles with debts. Furthermore, with the
improvements on railroad transportation came about the problem with competition...
The voice of silence
“Speech is silver but silence is golden.”(Page 10)
“What are you waiting for? Just tell her our classes end late today,” Harry stared at me.
“But…we don’t have classes today,” I innocently answered.
“Babe, don’t tell me you’ve never lied to your mom before,” Harry pulled a wry...
Iowa as its candidate on an impressive platform that called for government ownership of railroads, a graduated income tax, and unlimited coinage of silver to increase the money supply. Weaver received more than 1 million popular votes and captured the electoral votes of four states, indicating to the...
Additionally, Irigaray stresses a necessity to have a bodily encounter with the mother, this means: allowing her pleasure, freedom of speech, emotions and; creating a language that enables a "relationship with the body of the mother, with our bodies, the sentences that translate the bond...
progressive conservatism of the developing Pharisees likely decreed the idol utterance of his name to be the mere attempt made through human speech. This humble silence is shown throughout the bible, as Prophets are continually hesitant to speak the “Word of God”. Both Moses and Isaiah, while in midst of...