Posts Tagged ‘mean’

What’s the meaning behind the Star Spangled Banner?

In short [well, it's pretty long] what does each line mean? I’m getting stuck on the second and third verses. ——————————————- O! say can you see by the dawn’s early light What so proudly we hailed at the twilight’s last gleaming. Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight, O’er the ramparts we [...]

What does “cold hard reality” mean?

The “cold hard reality” in the twelveth sentence, I think it means “robots are coming to reality”, and the “cold, hard” refers to robots because they’re made of steel. But my teacher insisted that “cold, hard reality” means the real “ruthless, difficult reality”. I think she’s wrong! The entire article never mentioned about how difficult [...]