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The Culture of the State of Georgia, A Paragraph - ... Its the youngest of 13 former English colonies and East of the Mississippi River.The motto is Non sibi sed allis which means , ‘Not for self, but for others.’ It means that don’t be so selfish,sharing is caring. It was the first state to vote against ratification of the 19th Amendment, which is giving women the right to vote.Georgia was found in 1732, at which time it’s boundaries were even larger.Out of any state in the South, it had the largest number of plantations. White males owning at least 500 acres of land could be elected and pass laws for the colony....   [tags: appalachian mountains, atlanta] 708 words
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Paragraph Development, Proof Reading, and Creating Better Introductions - ... An example would be on my last essay that we handed in, in some cases it was stated that the paragraph contained great content and was detailed, but then later on in the same essay another paragraph would have a note suggesting that I work on elaborating more on certain subtopics. The paragraph development is the main issue with my writing because if the idea is not fully developed than the reader may be misinformed. Writing needs to be as detailed as possible so the reader can obtain the views of the writer....   [tags: improving my writing] 717 words
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The Five Paragraph Essay and My Own Writing Style - The five paragraph essay is tremendously valuable to me as a student. I have realized throughout my research that this format is seldom used by professionals; it is mostly used by students like me. I believe I now understand why that is; it seems to be a very clear way of composing a paper. It has a great deal of structure to it, and allows for more consistency and a better flow. Without having such structure, it is easy to go off on tangents, and at the same time, confuse the reader. The five-paragraph essay is essentially a sealant....   [tags: essays, writing styles,] 820 words
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Summary of Unteaching the Five-paragraph Essay - In an excerpt of Unteaching the Five-Paragraph Essay," Marie Foley reveals how the Five-Paragraph Essay formula contradicts writing instructor's most basic goals. Foley shows that the formula deters from generating individual thinking. In today's society, essays are used by millions of people in order to express their different ideas. The Five-Paragraph Essay formula was originally developed to help retain the efficiency and clarity of the essay. Foley, however, believes that this process eventually separates the student from his or her written expression and should be used only as a first step tool for beginning student writers....   [tags: Personal Essays] 466 words
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Theme Writing in a Five Paragraph Structured Form - Theme Writing in a Five Paragraph Structured Form I'll just run off five quick paragraphs with a couple big words and a solid structure and I'll breeze through another paper. Let the nonsense begin. I never really liked my parents. I found out in high school that if you disagree with anyone, expect detention. Now I found myself in a new setting. I was surrounded by people yearning to write, straining to listen, dying to learn. I was in expository writing 220. I looked around and noticed that everyone seemed to be sitting in the proper first day arrangement, guys on one side, girls on the other....   [tags: Writing Education Teaching Essays] 1369 words
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Analysis of the First Paragraph in Porter’s Old Mortality - Analysis of the First Paragraph in Porter’s Old Mortality First, I would like to make some broad generalizations about Katherine Anne Porter’s stories. The selections of stories that I have read could be considered stories about transition, passage from an old world to a new. There is a prolific amount of life and death imagery related to changes from slavery to freedom, aristocracy to middle-class, and birth to death. Her stories contain characters from several generations and the narratives move through out this multi-generational consciousness....   [tags: Porter’s Old Mortality] 600 words
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"North Eastern Chinese" Stereotypes - ... Because my paper have a lot ideas so I really had a hard time to put them together into one sentence at first. Since thesis statement does not need to be one sentence, I separated it into two sentence: the first sentence was about how my example supported the experts' ideas; the second sentence was about how my example challenged them. This is my thesis statement in the first draft: The examination of this example supports the experts' ideas that people carry stereotypes that derive from their innate ability to categorize and evaluate certain groups of people based on several features like facial appearance....   [tags: witing, skills, grammar, revision, paragraph] 1076 words
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An Analysis of the First Paragraph of O’Connor’s The Artificial Nigger - An Analysis of the First Paragraph of O’Connor’s The Artificial Nigger ?In “The Artificial Nigger,” Flannery O’Connor commingles characteristic Christian imagery with themes evocative of her Southern setting. In this essay, a close reading of the first paragraph of this story elucidates the subtle ways in which O’Connor sets up these basic themes of redemption and forgiveness. An additional paragraph will examine the ramifications of this reading on the intertwined racial aspects of the story, which are connected by a common theme of master/servant imagery, which is integral to the first paragraph....   [tags: O'Connor Artificial Nigger] 1052 words
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Analysis of Paragraph on Page 271-272 of Porter’s Pale Horse, Pale Rider - Analysis of Paragraph on Page 271-272 of Porter’s Pale Horse, Pale Rider In the opening sentence of this paragraph, two workers at the newspaper office are described. They are not, however, described as people though, they are instead said to be solely “two pairs of legs” (Porter 271). By describing solely this part of the people, Porter is drawing attention to a part of the body seemingly unrelated to newspaper writing. This gives the reader the impression that these two writers are either unskilled in the area or writing, or unimportant to the speaker....   [tags: Porter’s Pale Horse Pale Rider] 457 words
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The Book The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood, A Paragraph - ... “That’s the way things were done: Where there was a wedding, there were arrangements…”Instantly, she sounds unappreciative, and unsatisfied. Penelope tells us about her marriage arrangements and wedding with no enthusiasm at all. She hardly sounds satisfied with the act of even being married. Also, in chapter six, she is still talking about her marriage, but feels it is important to explain that in the old rules, only important people had marriages and inheritances. All the unimportant people were worthy of were ungodly acts of sin....   [tags: understanding odysseus´wife] 360 words
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Analysis - Second to Last Paragraph in Flannery O’Connor’s A Late Encounter with the Enemy - An Analysis of the Second to Last Paragraph in Flannery O’Connor’s A Late Encounter with the Enemy This essay analyzes the first full paragraph on page143 (the second to last paragraph in the story) that begins with “The speaker was through with that war…”. This passage appears to be what is going through ‘General’ Sash’s head right before he dies. The passage begins by saying “The speaker was through with that war and had gone onto the next one and now he was approaching another”. The general goes on to state that all his words are vaguely familiar....   [tags: O'Connor Late Encounter with the Enemy] 493 words
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Analyzing Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen - Mr. Barckholtz English IV/K-a 4 December 10, 2013 Semester one final exam During the past couple of months, we have written a handful of different kinds of essays. Each essay has its own characteristics and main ideas around which it evolves. An informative essay would be written to give information, a descriptive essay would be written to portray a certain picture through words while a comparison essay would be written to compare and contrast certain ideas, themes, characters, etc. The novel, Sense and Sensibility, by Jane Austin can be summarized and analyzed in all the different forms of essays that we have written in this semester....   [tags: paragraph, uniqueness, novel, conflict]
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Character Paragraph of Mary Maloney in Lam to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl - ... Near the middle of the story we see Mary exhibit her bad sinister character; her personality and feelings suddenly change when she murders her own husband by hitting him at the back of the head with a frozen lamb leg. After denying all of Mary’s helpful deeds, Patrick told her to sit down so that he can tell her something serious; the story doesn’t tell us what he says to her but Mary suddenly changes after he tells her something, her “instinct was not to believe any of it” (Dahl 2). She just responded with “I’ll get the supper” (Dahl 2) and felt nothing of her body except for nausea and a desire to vomit....   [tags: husband, work, sinister, house] 640 words
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The Controversy Over the Medicinal Use of Marijuana (missing closing paragraph) - The debate about marijuana in the United States is ever changing and not lacking in attention by any means. Just the topic of marijuana legalization brings about varying opinions on many different levels and which has the potential to divide a country, a state, a county, a city and in some instances, maybe a household. The topic of marijuana and its legalization for whatever reasons contains within it, many topics which the debate currently revolves around. However, the debate to decriminalize marijuana for medicinal purposes is the most profound....   [tags: drugs, medicine]
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Psychology in Greek Philosophy, Paragraphs - ... There are no fixed laws, yet it is a discipline comprised of valid theories and evolving possibilities. I believe it is a field that strives for an understanding of how individuals think, behave and perceive the world, and what factors play a part in framing their personalities, hopes, fears, limitations and abilities. To be part of this discipline requires a fervent curiosity, a willingness to constantly explore new realms, a level of healthy skepticism, and a desire to improve the quality of life of others....   [tags: plato, aristotle]
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My Science Paragraphs: American Fauna - ... Thank you. For this chain I made I added the sun, a producer: grass, a primary consumer: slug, secondary consumer: white rabbit and a tertiary consumer: coyote. The sun is our planets most strongest and is our main source of energy and "food" for plants (producers). The greens go through a process called photosynthesis. Both solar panels and producers use the sun as there power source. This help the plant grow for it is one of the basic biotic need to live (energy). So we have the plant with the energy....   [tags: American Elk, double crested cormorant] 1259 words
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First Paragraphs in Short Stories - FIRST PARAGRAPHS First paragraphs are fundamental to the story and need to “hook” the reader in. If the first paragraph doesn’t grab you, then why would you read further. The first paragraph is where you are introduced to the tone of the story and sets the stage by introducing the main character(s) and giving information to entice us to continue reading. Three stories that have strong first paragraphs that draw us in and help us understand the character and story are: “A Sick Call” by Morley Callaghan, “A Bird In The House” by Margaret Laurence, and “One Evening” by David Helwig....   [tags: essays research papers] 402 words
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The Process of Writing - ... I always panic when there is a timed write because I know I can’t think quickly enough forming like ideas to what I will talk about in the topic of my writing. I’m a type of writer who depends on a lot of time so I can actually plan everything out nicely so there can be also be a flow and order throughout my writing. But the only reason why I depend on so much time is because I’ve been so focused on the five paragraph process my whole life ever since elementary. In the article “Unteaching the Five-Paragraph Essay” Marie, Foley talks about the five paragraph method essay and how it’s still being taught in school from elementary to even high school....   [tags: the five paragraphs method] 1068 words
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Rhetorical Structure: Contrasting Positive And Negative Paragraphs - “Seeing Rhetorically” Writing Exercise My Roommate’s Bed - Positive My roommate’s bed is spotless. She always has it made. Never is a single pillow ruffled; no sheets peek out from under the comforter. Over the summer, she and I decided to make animal print the dominant characteristic of our room. Although I stuck to zebra stripe, her bed linens incorporate every animal print imaginable. She chose a bed set that has small zebra print running the length. In between is a larger strip of dark leopard spots and a deep tan background....   [tags: essays research papers] 1078 words
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A Good Essay is More than Just Five Paragraphs - A Good Essay is More than Just Five Paragraphs This year in College Writing one has been very interesting. I understand now that there is a lot more that goes into writing a paper than I first thought. I especially realize this when I look back at one of my first papers which was the descriptive essay titled, "The Hidden Truth." The first thing that pops into my mind when I look at this paper is my consideration of the kind of audience I had. I was assuming they were very or somewhat knowledgeable about the topic I chose....   [tags: Teaching Writing Essays] 520 words
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Paragraphs on State of Consciousness and Religion - ... If we always remember what we learned in our childhood we can become a very spiritual adult, the equilibrium between the childhood and the consecration of the adult life are part of forms that styles a person of the humanity a real self. 3. Briefly discuss the important religious states of consciousness. The states of consciousness is a state of mind and is unique to each person. As we are trying to understand the enigma of consciousness and how does ascend. I think is important to understand our one awareness and ourselves with in our surroundings....   [tags: feelings, god, humanity] 638 words
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5 Paragragh Essay: The Catcher In The Rye - From the novel, The Catcher in the Rye, the youthful protagonist Holden Caufield, employs the word “phony” to describe the behavior of a number of characters including Mr. Spencer and Ossenburger, however it is not them who are“phony”, it is the young main character. First, Mr. Spencer, Holden’s ex- history teacher, is not described as phony, but according to the adolescent, his choice of words are. Secondly, according to our main character, Ossenburger is not the generous philanthropist he portrays himself to be, but rather a greedy undertaker....   [tags: essays research papers] 589 words
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Iliad Paragraphs - Plot for “The Golden Apple” – “Ship Gathering”: In the beginning, Eris, the goddess of discord, cunningly left a deceitful apple engraved with “To the fairest” at the wedding of King Peleus. Athena, Hera, and Aphrodite all immediately clashed over this pseudo-gift. Towards the middle, the three goddesses (Athena, Hera, and Aphrodite) became weary of their argument and, spying young Paris, found an end to their bitter rivalry. Together, they presented the apple to the herder and bade him to pick she who most deserved the gift....   [tags: Classics, Greek, Homer] 1561 words
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Short Paragraphs on Transportation, Cars and Trains - Transportation Cars Medicine and Astronomy...   [tags: astronomy, medicine] 767 words
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Hausman, Autocorrelation Test and Heteroscedasticity, Paragraphs - ... A formal application of the Hausman test is given focusing on testing between fixed and random effects within a panel data model. Mostly fixed effects are accepted way to run with panel data as they always present consistent outcomes but may not be the most effective way to implement. On the other hand, random effects usually provide to the researcher better P-values as it considered to be a more active estimator, so researcher can study random effects if it is reasonable to do so. Moreover, Hausman test choose a more effective model compared to a less efficient as consistent model should presents robust estimates and consistent results owing to the more efficient model....   [tags: regression, persistence, variance] 531 words
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Paragraphs on THe Nemean Lion, Hydra, Ceryneia and Erymanthean Boar - ... The hydra lived in the marshes of Lerna consumed people as well as animals. The hydra was a female monster with large dog-like body and several serpentine heads. One of these heads was immortal. The hydra possessed poisonous breath that killed anyone who inhaled it. Heracles was accompanied by his nephew and charioteer Iolaus, who was the son of his twin brother Iphicles and Automedusa. They arrived at the Amynone Spring, where the monster lived in seclusion. Heracles forced the beast out by shooting flamed arrows into its lair....   [tags: heracles, nemea, eurystheus] 770 words
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Charle Magne, Dante, Hung Wu and Wan Li, Paragraphs - ... By the time Dante was born, banks were implemented and marketplaces were buzzing with business. The amount of power the Pope had over Western Europe fluctuated between the times of Charlemagne and Dante. It seems as if every time the church gained popularity and money, the church let its focus stray from religion resulting in a loss of power. 2.) In between the times of Charlemagne and Dante, we begin to see a higher value being put on the arts and other specialized fields. This was largely due to the technological advances that made food more plentiful and cheaper....   [tags: roman empire, leadership, china] 2199 words
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PeterPan, Elvis Presley and Play-Doh, Paragraphs on Several Topics - ... In some variations of the story there where some spin-offs also, Peter can also be quite selfish and arrogant. Peter appears very judge mental and pompous for instance, he calls the Lost Boys blockheads a book that he was in that he didn’t like what happened to him, and when the Darling children said he should leave for home at once. Elvis Presley- His full name is, Elvis Aaron Presley, he is also a American singer, musician and actor the king of rock and roll “nickname” the King, born- January 8, 1935 in tupelo, MS Then later on in life he died on august 16, 1977 in Memphis, TN, he has one spouse and her name is Priscilla Presley she lived from 1967-1973 also Elvis made a wide range of...   [tags: j. m. barrie, musician, toys] 786 words
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Analysis of the Black Codes 1865-66 - The Black Codes were legal statutes and constitutional amendments enacted by the ex Confederate states following the Civil War that sought to restrict the liberties of newly free slaves, to ensure a supply of inexpensive agricultural labor, and maintain a white dominated hierachy. (paragraph 1) In southern states, prior to the Civil War they enacted Slave Codes to regulate the institution of slavery. And northern non-slave holding states enacted laws to limit the black political power and social mobility....   [tags: Slavery, Inexpensive Labor, Legal Issues] 558 words
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Analysis of Letter From A Birmingham Jail - In the year of 1963, Martin Luther King was imprisoned for peacefully marching in a parade as a nonviolent campaign against segregation. In Martin Luther King’s essay “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” the paragraphs that have the most emotional appeal are, just as the critics say, paragraphs thirteen and fourteen. King tugs at the reader’s emotions in these specific paragraphs using very detailed examples about the difficult, heart-wrenching misfortunes that have happened to the African American society and what they had to endure on a daily basis in Birmingham by using metaphors, contrasts, alliteration, anaphora, and imagery....   [tags: martin luther king, emotional appeal, emotions]
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How to Write an Expository Essay - How to Write an Expository Essay When writing an essay, follow these eight basic steps: Select a topic: Be sure the topic is narrow enough to make it manageable within the space of an essay Write a thesis sentence: Be sure the thesis statement(or sentence) expresses a controlling idea that is neither too broad nor too specific to be developed effectively Select a method of development: Check through all the methods before you finally settle on the one which will best serve your thesis: definition example compare and contrast cause and effect classification process analysis Organize the essay: Begin by listing the major divisions which the body paragraphs in your essay will disc...   [tags: Expository Essay] 298 words
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Taking a Look at Supernatural Experiences - ... Many of the people also reported seeing Ghosts or that their house is haunted. Also there is a story about a man and his wife that reported that they think their house is hunted because the man and his wife were taking pictures in their house and in the photo there was a white tornado in the picture that formed a shape of a Ghost. So now the man and his wife believe that their house is haunted. BODY PARAGRAPH 2: Did you know that there is more supernatural phenomena’s such as, there is Bermuda triangle....   [tags: UFO's, ghosts, goblins, Bermuda Triangle] 753 words
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Weight Loss Surgery Success, Failure and Risks - Diabetes, heart disease, cancer, and depression are just a few effects of obesity. Being excessively overweight can also come with social stigmas and alienation. Is it so surprising that people who are obese try drastic measures to lose weight. Measures including: Hollywood fad diets, self starvation, unhealthy exercise routines, diet pills or diet shakes, none of which produce long lasting results but can cause further mental and physical stress on an individual. The fact is, 95% of dieters will regain the weight they lost in 1 to 5 years (National association for weight loss surgery paragraph 32)....   [tags: obesity, bariatric surgery, diets, health]
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Writing Persuasive or Argumentative Essays - Everyone needs to know how to write a persuasive essay. It's actually not as difficult as it seems. Give yourself time. Trying to cram an entire 5 paragraph persuasive essay within 100 minutes is not a good idea. Allow yourself enough time to brainstorm, write, and proofread. Put as much effort into your paper as you can in the time period you are given, including the steps below. Brainstorm. Writing a persuasive essay is very much like writing an ordinary paper. Of course, before you begin, you have to come up with a good solid view, a foundation which you can base your entire paper on....   [tags: Writing an Essay] 574 words
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Restrictive Effects of Environmental Regulations - Restrictive Effects of Environmental Regulations For some time, governments around the world have been putting some regulations concerning environmental issues. In this issue, the weight of these regulations is the main point. First argument states that they are, indeed, too restrictive. The second argument maintains those regulations are not too restrictive. The first side, against regulations, did not present their argument well enough. They used examples from the past and only from a specific location (Theodore Roosevelt and the U.S.)....   [tags: Papers] 442 words
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Essay Preparation and Ideas - ... I discovered two relevant sources both on the website “Find it @ Flinders” and am glad I made the decision to abandon my previous article. I discovered both a book and an article called Australian sign language (Auslan): An introduction to sign language linguistics by Trevor A. Johnston, (2007) and The Information Society: Economic, Social, and Structural Issues by Klopfenstein, Bruce C, pp(89-90,1991). Essay outline Introduction - Throughout my introduction I will be revealing the four topics which I will be evaluating and using as evidence to answer my question....   [tags: Outline, Communication, Deaf]
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Standards for Financial Reports of Not-for-Profit and Governmental Organization - ... The auditing report last paragraphs are known as the explanatory section. The explanatory paragraphs clarify all related details in regards to the audited organization and the audit in general. The first of the explanatory paragraphs provided supplemental information that is not classified as section of the basic financial statements. The next paragraph addresses how the auditors utilized their auditing methods to the supplemental details. The final explanatory paragraph provides the auditors clear opinion on the supplemental information....   [tags: audits, accounting, ethics] 2118 words
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Herman Melville's Story, Bartleby, the Scrivener - In Herman Melville's short story, Bartleby, the Scrivener, the narrator's attitude towards Bartleby is constantly changing, the narrator's attitude is conveyed through the author's use of literary elements such as; diction-descriptive and comical, point of view-first person, and tone-confusion and sadness. One of the literary elements that Melville uses that convey the narrator's attitude towards Bartleby is diction. The author's diction in this short story is very descriptive and is also slightly comical....   [tags: Bartleby the Scrivener] 839 words
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How Do You Spell Capital Punishment? M-U-R-D-E-R - Capital punishment should be illegal. There are many reasons, but the biggest reasons are, that it is the same as murder, and it is a painful process. Finally, capital punishment can be used as a way of suicide, and corrupt police can get easy possession of the injection to kill an individual. Capital punishment is the same as murder. For example, if an individual person is to kill a murderer for the death of another person who is close to them, it would be considered murder. With capital punishment the authorities are able to execute a murderer....   [tags: Against Death Penalty Essays] 502 words
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Use of Symbols in Lord of the Flies by William Golding - Symbols and characters play major roles in representing power in works of literature. Therefore, an author uses these ‘symbols of power’ to control the characters and the overall course of the work. In Lord of the Flies symbols are both used by the characters and stand on their own. Fire on the island is a dual blade and Lord of the Flies impedes on progression. While these two symbols stand on their own, the characters use and are used by them. Ralph leads the boys to advancement while Jack stands as his opposition, both using other symbols of power to assist them....   [tags: Lord of the Flies]
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The United States Should Not Have Open Borders - ... But these are free people, who chose to come here and chose to do so illegally.” With these statements, Parker attempts to appeal to the sensibilities of the reader to persuade them into her way of thinking. Parker then supports her argument with statistics. In paragraph 10, she quotes a Pew Hispanic Research Center survey, “Last year the Pew Hispanic Center surveyed adults in Mexico and asked them if they would come to the United States if they had the means and opportunity to do so. Forty-six percent responded yes....   [tags: policy, oerspective, authorative, immigration]
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The Importance of Writing Techniques: Comparing Chinese and English Academic Writing - ... In my original essay, my thesis statement is “the author uses various symbols to reveal us the vicious inward of Little Red Riding Hood, the wolf is portrayed as a cunning male and the color red represents her complicated personality. This thesis statement has several ideas; however, I did not find enough evidence to support these ideas, in my body paragraph, there were no quotes reflecting Little Red Riding Hood’s complicated personality, thus making it difficult for readers to understand. Furthermore, this thesis statement did not reveal the message author wants to deliver, which lacks the most important element of a thesis statement, as a result, this thesis statement has absence of p...   [tags: tools, techniques, writing] 859 words
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The Story of the Hour by Kate Chopin - Short Story Analysis “The Story of the Hour” by Kate Chopin portrays an opposing perspective of marriage by presenting the reader with a woman who is somewhat untroubled by her husbands death. The main character, Mrs. Louise Mallard encounters the sense of freedom rather than sorrow after she got knowledge of her husbands death. After she learns that her husband, Brently, is still alive, it caused her to have a heart attack and die. Even though “The Story of the Hour” was published in the eighteen hundreds, the views of marriage in the story could coincide with this era as well....   [tags: short story analysis] 538 words
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A Dream Come True for Martin Luther King, Jr. - ... Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. used an anaphora four more different times throughout the text. It is seen again when King uses the anaphora “We can never be satisfied…” (paragraph 13). King explains that the “devotees of the civil rights” (paragraph 13) can never have any satisfaction as long as the minority is still being treated in an unfair way. Ensuring everyone that there is more work to be done. The simile ‘justice rolls down like waters, and righteousness like a mighty stream’ (King, paragraph 13) indicates that no one will have any satisfaction until equality is a natural action....   [tags: african americans, inquality, speech] 628 words
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Analysis of Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell - ... ‘…at the rush hour we collided instantly’ suggest that these four men are not working in a comfortable work environment. The narration in the second paragraph allows the reader to assume that the raconteur works in a hotel. This division is like a timeline; from morning till night. The word ‘spasmodic’ reminds the reader of spasms; bursts of excitements. It is as if the teller wants to elocutionist to know about the hectic environment they work in every day. This image continues in the first part of the second sentence, ‘We were never idle’ implying that they always have something to do....   [tags: work, hotel, stress, feels]
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Literary Elements Used in My Essays - ... I usually intended the periodic sentence to gradually unfold the idea contained within the sentence so that the idea may be fully understood and appreciated. When writing the essay, I had fears of my ideas would be understandably misinterpreted, leading to my usage of the periodic sentence format. That allows unintentional syntactical devices, like my procatalepsis employed in my first body paragraph that I used concerning objections of the “Pharisaic righteousness”, to be used without disrupting the logical cause-and-effect flow of my primary point I wished to convey in the sentence....   [tags: syntax, complex, sentences, writing, style] 837 words
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Writing Inspired by The Tell-Tale Heart - Ladies and gentlemen of the jury... Our purpose here today is to persuade you that the client is deranged and incapable of understanding what he’s done. The client reveals his anxiety toward the reader and other characters several times throughout the story. For instance, he begins the story inquiring, "How then am I mad?" and states, "Observe how healthily--how calmly I can tell you the whole story" (Paragraph 1). The client then attempts to prove his sanity when the reader has not yet had the opportunity to make any kind of judgment whatsoever....   [tags: The Tell-Tale Heart] 375 words
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The UN Promoting Environmental Sustainability - Action Plan How will you decide which aspect of the UN to look at. I will decide which aspect of the UN to look at, by firstly looking into the different aspects of the UN, which are related to geography, about which I can write. Next, choosing the most interesting of these aspects for me. Finally, I will have arrived at the aspect of the UN which I will be looking into. Which sources of information will you first consult. As the project is regarding an aspect of the UN, I will consult sources such as: magazine or newspaper articles relating to the UN, journal entries relating to the topic, books and encyclopedias relating to the aspect I’m looking into, and internet sources majorly websites...   [tags: millennium development,climate change,america]
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Walter Whitman Research Paper Outline Draft - ... Paragraph 2: At the age twelve he begin to learn how to do printing trade in New York City. He was taught in country part of New York on Long Island. Graduated from a high school in Long Island and become a journalist. Whitman really did not have a childhood he had to work and school to support the family. Paragraph 3: At the age twenty-three everyday he edited a daily newspaper in New York; in 1846 he became editor of Brooklyn Daily Eagle. At the same time he was a teacher and printer and doing the journals for the morning newspaper....   [tags: brief biography, transcendentalism, realism] 526 words
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