Based on all your ideas, tomorrow you will receive three questions that will ask you for responses of 1-2 paragraphs each.
Here they are:
- How does Emerson's diction, syntax, and tone reinforce his main idea?
- Emerson writes, "Every heart vibrates to that iron string." How does his use of figurative language illustrate his theme?
- According to Emerson's logic, how might a "brute" or an infant qualify as a genius?
- (EXTRA CREDIT) Explain Emerson's purpose in beginning with, "Ne te quaesiveris extra."