What topic is ivan ilyich thinking about in this excerpt from leo tolstoy’s the death of ivan ilyich?
but suddenly in the midst of those proceedings the pain in his side, regardless of the stage the proceedings had reached, would begin its own gnawing work. ivan ilyich would turn his attention to it and try to drive the thought of it away, but without success. it would come and stand before him and look at him, and he would be petrified and the light would die out of his eyes, and he would again begin asking himself whether it alone was true.
the pain in his appendix
his approaching death
his past life
answer: i walked back to my office after i saw the rain.
explanation: in english, many past and present participles of verbs can be used as adjectives.
through negative experiences we learn many things its sort of like karma if u do something bad to someone and u get a consequence u dont like the next time u wont do it again and as for positive ur not really learning anything and another example for negativity people didnt want barrack obama as president because they thought he was the worst and he was taking but now we have donald trump and hes is not anyone and shut down the government over sum petty stuff unlike barrack obama who shut down the government because they did not want to give health care to the community and now these people who want him out want him in now
he or she may have a different tone of feelings.
answer: main idea (2) yet humanity's achievements in its brief history on earth have been remarkable.
explanation: the others statements are specific examples to support the main idea.