Limited access

Upgrade to access all content for this subject

The Land of Little Rain, Mary Austin, 1903

Austin, Mary. The Land of Little Rain. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Hardcourt, 1903. The Project Gutenberg, 6 July 2008. Web. 4 May 2016.

Which of the following statements BEST represents the relationship of Austin’s style to her purpose?


The use of parallel structure highlights the problems faced by living creatures.


The use of paradoxical ideas demonstrates the lack of understanding of the desert.


The use of repetition shows the monotony of the desert landscape.


The use of specific details highlights the need to be both wary and respectful of the environment.


The use of items in a series highlights the need for more growth and development of desert regions.

Select an assignment template