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Why Summer is my Favorite Season of the Year

- My favorite season of the year is summer because of the warm weather, the school vacation, and the endless fun. I really enjoy the warm weather because it’s the perfect atmosphere to do outdoor activities. My favorite part about summer has to be the fact that school is closed for two months. During summer, you’re free to do whatever you want, not worrying about curfew or waking up early for school. Summer time is a great time to relax with friends and family by soaking up the sun at a beach or simply having dinner together....   [tags: Favorite Season, Descriptive]

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A Freudian Analysis of Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- A Freudian Analysis of Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite) "Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat" can be a poem that represents a sexist view of women while identifying the three psychological entities; the id, ego, and superego. The cat in the poem represents the human female. Throughout the poem it is referred to as a "she", and identified with similar, sexist traits that women have. These traits are laziness, the need for shiny, pretty objects, and an unquenchable desire for material goods....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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Formalistic Approach to Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- Formalistic Approach to Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite) Formal analysis of poetry helps to unfold the underlying meaning of a poem. This technique does not focus on the author of the poem, or what was happening in history during the time when the poem was written, but instead puts emphasis on the actual mean of the work. Formal analysis breaths life into the literary work and allows the poem to speak for itself. For example, in Thomas Grays' poem "Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat, Drowned in a Tub of Gold Fishes," paying close attention to word choice, structure, and rhyme scheme illuminates the actions of the prowling cat....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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Formalistic Approach to Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- Formalistic Approach to Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite) Ode to the Death of a Favourite Cat is a very interesting poem especially when you begin to break it down using the formalistic approach to literature. This poem at first glance could be taken as just another story about a cat that drowns trying to eat his prey, the goldfish. As we look more closely we realize that the poem has so many more meanings. The form of a poem is also a large component on the effectiveness. This poem has 7 stanzas with 6 lines in each....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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Morals of Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- Morals of Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite) It is very difficult to understand what a writer mean when they write a poem, because you have to get in to a frame of mind that you think the writer was in when they composed the poem. In the Ode on the Death of a Favourite Cat, Drowned in a Tub of Gold Fishes, Thomas Gray uses a cat and fish to teach a moral. In the Ode on the Death of a Favourite Cat, Drowned in a Tub of Gold Fishes the setting was set in the first stanza. The poem gave you an idea that it took place in a very nice house that had a large china vase, that held water, also it give the allusion that in this vase were flowers and fish....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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Formalistic Approach Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- Formalistic Approach Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite) In Thomas Gray's poem "Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat," we find many examples of the Formalistic Approach. In this poem, we find numerous examples of alliteration, rhyme scheme, puns, and creative word choice. This poem is very joyful and fun to read because the author is very creative in his choice of words and phrases. In the first stanza, we figure out where this event is taking place or in other words, we find out the setting....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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The Dead Kitty in Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- The Dead Kitty in Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite) Gray's "Ode on the Death of a Favourite Cat, Drowned in a Tub of Gold Fishes" is a story of a curious cat that ends up in Purrgitory (ha ha). Gray uses not only formalistic literary devices, but he also uses dialog. As Gray speaks to the reader, he uses word choice and allusions to convey the correlation between women and cats. Word choice plays a major roll in this poem, due to the fact that it helps set up allusion and other literary devices....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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Greed in Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)

- Greed in Ode on the Death of a Favorite Cat (Favourite)   Greed is one of the underlying themes found in Thomas Gray's Ode on the Death of a Favourite Cat. This greed becomes the ultimate demise of the lead character, Selima the Cat. Mr. Gray uses a few different literary techniques to bring to life the inanimate written words. These techniques along with word choice allow for the possibility of many different interpretations of the text.   The general format Mr. Gray follows is seven stanzas of AACBBC form, wherein the A and B lines consist of eight syllables and the C lines consist of six....   [tags: Ode to the Death of a Favorite Cat Essays]

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My Favorite Day of the Week

- Everyone has a favorite day, my favorite day happens to be at the end of the week. Monday to Saturday I work to what seem to be never ending shifts and go to school. Working all day just go to school at night. The week consist of hard work and hours of studying. When Sunday comes along all of that changes. Sundays are my favorite day of the week. Early in the morning I wake up cold, feeling my partners warm body across the bed. I snuggle up to him for warmth. The movement of my body awakens him....   [tags: Sunday, personal reflections]

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My Personal Favorite Of The Dances

- On October 30th at 7:30 PM, I watched “The Prism Series: Premium Blend”, through the UA Dance at the Steve Eller Dance Theatre. This production was ultimately directed by the school of dance director, Jory Hancock, but was composed by several skilled choreographers for each section. The show contained two main styles of dancing: ballet and modern, with a combination and mixture within different pieces. Overall, the works of art were incredibly entertaining and long enough to grasp the concepts of style and movement, yet short enough to hold the audience’s attention throughout....   [tags: Dance, Choreography, Performance, Modern dance]

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My Favorite Part Of The Job

- Chime - What was your most recent customer support, account management or client relations position and what was your favorite part of the job. What was your least favorite piece. For the past 4 years, I was an Account Executive at Banorte Bank where I managed customer accounts ranging from small checking accounts to large business payroll deployments. I educated clients on the different product offerings and trained them on how to use our ebanking system while providing technical support throughout the entire on-boarding process....   [tags: Customer service, Technical support, Customer]

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My Favorite Class By A Longshot

- This is the last critical thinking essay and I 'm glad to say this has been my favorite class by a longshot. I value what I have learned, what I will continue to learn and to possibly take your next class. I 've experienced many types of teachers and I appreciate how much effort and all you 've done for us all. This week 's material consisted of learning about prisons and different levels, parole, and corrections. Each week has different information but it all ends up tying together. I will expand upon what I have learned and what each topic entails....   [tags: Prison, Criminal law, Supermax, Corrections]

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Favorite Sport: The Origin of Soccer

- My favorite sport is association football, best known as soccer, is the most popular sport in the world that requires few elements to be played and is highly acclaimed. It is played around the world in a lot of countries and has big amounts of fans. It consists of eleven players on each side of the field, trying to get the ball to the opposing goal by crossing through the counter team by maneuvering the ball or performing a series of passes to get to the goal and score. Famous teams and players are widely recognized all over the world and most of them face in tournaments, which the best are the FIFA world cup for national teams and the UEFA champions league for club leagues....   [tags: soccor, tournaments, players]

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Writing Is Not My Favorite Subject?

- Could you imagine Writing was not my favorite subject. Back when I lived in Afghanistan, writing was not as interesting for me as now. I always think, the rules that were though to us about writing was only to focuses on grammatical mistakes and write as much as you can. Mean that, our essay were marked by how many pages can we write, and how many grammar mistakes we will have. Essentially, writing was all about learning to pass a class and how to solve work problems, not because to become a writer....   [tags: Writing, Essay, Short story, Writer]

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My Favorite Time Of The Day

- My favorite time of the day is finally here. It is 7:30 in the evening, my owners Betty and Bob have ate dinner, and it is now time for my daily walk. I love going on walks because I get an opportunity to truly exercise my five senses of touch, sight, hearing, smell and taste. I wander near the door and tug on my leash that is hanging by the door to let Betty and Bob know it is time to go. After a couple of minutes, we are finally out the door and on our way to the park. As soon as I step out, I spot the next door neighbor and his dog also stepping out....   [tags: Sense, Taste, Olfaction, Sensory system]

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My Favorite Time Of The Year

- Someone had flipped the calendar; it read December 1962 - Advent Season, my favorite time of the year. In America they called it Christmas season. I noticed the entire neighborhood, including my in-laws, busied themselves with putting strings of electrical lights on their houses and front yards trees. Some had lit up statues of a jolly Santa Claus, reindeer, or a snowman placed under trees or by the front door. After dark, the illuminated houses and yards gave a feeling of a supernal place....   [tags: Christmas, Christmas Eve, Christmas tree]

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My Favorite Dance On This Episode

- My favorite dance on this episode was the contemporary routine performed by stage dancers Derek and Alexia and street dancer Jaja. The dance, as choreographer Stacey Tookey explained, explored the many facets and forms of bravery. This was done so by assigning a character to each dancer: Derek played a veteran, Jaja portrayed a woman leaving an abusive relationship, and Alexia took on the role of a single mother. I thoroughly enjoyed the dance because of the story it was trying to convey. Each dancer dove into character and brought out complex emotions through their movements....   [tags: Performance, Dance, Choreography, History of dance]

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My Favorite Time Of A Ranch

- There are some people who are not lucky enough to say that they had happy childhoods. The family used to live on a ranch in Delaware. Life was simple and sweet. The summers were warm, and we enjoyed trips to the beach and to the state fair. The winters were cold, but the holidays always had a way of warming everything up. Church was at 10 a.m. every Sunday, and Mom made home-cooked meals for dinner every night. I had a picture-perfect life, complete with a white-picket fence that surrounded our ranch....   [tags: Family, Mother, Father, Parent]

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My Favorite Time Of The Year

- Someone had flipped the calendar; it showed a winter scene and read December 1962. I immediately thought of Advent Season, my favorite time of the year. But where is the Advent wreath. There is none, and in America, it’s called Christmas Season, I was told. The entire neighborhood, including my in-laws, spent many hours putting up strings of colored electric lights on their houses and front yard trees. Some had lit up plastic statues of a jolly Santa Claus, reindeer, and snowman, placed near trees and bushes, or by the front door....   [tags: Christmas, Christmas Eve, Christmas tree]

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My Favorite People On The Planet

- Alee Corrales When I heard about this assignment, the first person that I thought to interview was my coworker, Jacqui Pappas. Jacqui is my superior, so I typically refer to her as “Ms. Jacqui.” Ms. Jacqui is one of my favorite people on the planet. Not only is she training me how to help myself and others with natural remedies, she is teaching me how to conduct business in our local health food store called The Sunshine Shoppe. Ms. Jacqui is the assistant manager of the store, and I have almost never seen her make a mistake....   [tags: Communication, Graphic communication]

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My Favorite Hobby At The Bible

- My favorite hobby to is study the Bible Do you know that the female image of God is testified in the Bible. The Bible is sacred books that tell us who the true almighty creator God is. The only religion that read the Bible the most are the Christians who called themselves disciples of Jesus Christ. The only way for us to know the true God is through the Bible. I feel so happy whenever I read the Bible. We cannot see God with our physical eyes, but by faith in Him. The Bible testified that there is God the Father and God the Mother....   [tags: God, Bible, Christianity, New Testament]

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My Favorite Part Of The Week

- As stated in previous journals and clinical days, maternity clinical has been and will continue to be my favorite part of the week. It is amazing to look back on the first day of clinical and remember having no idea what I was doing, to the past clinical day where we as students do not need direction as to what needs to be done. Since the last journal entry, I have worked with a three different nurses and have gotten to see what their work flow is like compared to the two weeks I worked with Michelle....   [tags: Childbirth, Caesarean section, Surgery, Epidural]

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My Favorite Part Of The Website

- All of us document our lives; whether it be through pictures, diaries, videos or artwork, they are all symbolic to us. We document the present, so we don’t forget what life was like at that moment. Dan Eldon is an example of a professional who documented his journey throughout his life. He could see things others couldn’t, it was his gift. His journals were always adventurous, clever and thought provoking. He experienced life on the road, rather than reading about it from a textbook. He traveled to more than 40 countries; learning, photographing and raising money for those in need....   [tags: Photography, Image, Journal, Kurt Cobain]

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My Favorite Drink Of The Summer

- Pitchers of iced tea, lemonade, and coolers filled with drinks lay underneath the oak tree in her backyard, embraced by its shade. I began to fill my cup with half lemonade, half iced tea to complete my favorite drink of the summer. Taking a small gulp at first to see if it tasted right and then a big gulp satisfying myself with my acquired skill of making Arnold Palmers like Macey had shown me how to do. Where was she. I continued to stand under the oak tree and scan the backyard where joyous smiles, support, and a sense of accomplishment filled it....   [tags: Friendship, Interpersonal relationship]

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Starbucks : The Favorite Idea

- Starbucks: The Favorite Introduction Catching the attention of the consumers is an important characteristic for any business within the economy. Individuals can have their own favorite trademark based on certain elements that the company offers that make it stand above all other competitors with respect to the industry that they play a role. From personal experience, the Starbucks Corporation [SBUX] falls under consideration for the preferred brand above all others that are categorized in the coffee market....   [tags: Starbucks, Dunkin' Donuts, Coffee, Customer]

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Christmas Is My Favorite Holiday

- December 25 is the time of year that everyone celebrates, but does not know the true meaning of this day. Christmas is my favorite holiday because it is the time of year for loving, giving, and remembering who this holiday is for. Christmas is my favorite holiday because it is the time of year that everyone should spend with their family and friends loving them unconditionally. Every Christmas, my family and I, on my mother 's side, join together on Christmas Eve to be able to spend time with the ones which we love....   [tags: Christmas, Christmas tree, Christmas Eve, Gift]

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My Favorite Day Of Adventure

- The words “essay” or “writing” are the words that sound like nails on a chalkboard to my ears. The word “reading” falls into that category occasionally when I have to read a book that I’m truly not interested in. Those words are also the very reason I put English 1101 off until second semester of freshman year. The words are not my real enemy though, procrastination is. Beginning in elementary school, reading was my favorite thing to do. Whenever I visit my mother’s house, I’m constantly reminded of how well I had done in school with reading by all of trophies and certificates in the living room....   [tags: Writing, Essay, High school, Middle school]

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My Favorite Athlete Will Forever

- 1. I LOVE to cook: grill, roast, bake, smoke, you name it, I want to do more of it. 2. I enjoy the outdoors — hiking, camping and building fires— all stemming from my days and nights in the Boy Scouts. 3. Two years ago, I hit 2 hole in ones in the same round of golf. It was incredible and it will probably never happen again (I really hope it does though). 4. My favorite athlete will forever and always be Derek Jeter: class, grace under pressure, a through and through winner. GO YANKEES. 5. I was the last among my group of friends to get high-speed internet....   [tags: New York City, New Jersey, Green Bay Packers]

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My Favorite Type Of Music

- love story’s Music can be interpreted in so many different ways, like when you’re sad you could just look up on youtube sad song and a million would come up. My favorite type of music is country and R&B, or rap it just depends on my mood. Love is mostly consistent in both genres and thats my favorite thing about it. I can listen to anything type of music and find a love song. Love song’s are my favorites because, they make a picture with the music. It’s so pretty and just make’s me happy to hear what they are signing is from their heart....   [tags: Love, English-language films]

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My Favorite Part Of Christmas

- My most vivid childhood memory was undoubtedly Christmas. Christmas was always a big event in my family. The holidays were always spent making crafts, decorating, and spending time with family members, and it was something I really enjoyed. As a child, my favorite part about Christmas was the presents, food, and family around. Every year on Thanks-Giving my mother, brother, and I would make a colorful Christmas chain to count down the days until Christmas. Each day my brother would announce the number of days left, pick me up, and let me rip off a decorated chain until Christmas day came....   [tags: Christmas, Family, Gift, Santa Claus]

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My Favorite Form Of Writing

- In the twelve years I was in school, I learn three forms of writing, essay, letters, and stories. My favorite form of writing is creative writing. My least favorite is writing a letter. The reason I prefer creative writing over the other, form is because I have the freedom to make up anything. The reason I dislike writing letter is because many letters have different formats. For example, I can’t uses the friendly letter format on a business letter; I would have to use block format. Even though I prefer creative writing, my most commonly used skill is to write essays....   [tags: Essay, Writing, High school, Writer]

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My Favorite Color Is Pink

- Her favorite color is pink. As a child, she spent days playing with dolls and kitchen sets, and in her adolescence she perfected the art of makeup. Today, she is a mother of two and wife to an adoring husband. Upon first glance, this girl seems to be the epitome of the female gender role. However, a look behind her feminine surface reveals a strong and independent woman. Her stiletto heels may be pink, but in them she walks with pride, her head held high, and her warm, wide smile radiating confidence....   [tags: Gender role, Gender, Woman, Gender studies]

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Leadership : My Favorite Leader

- Leadership is a difficult position to hold because so many people look up to you. I have had the ability to work with different types of leaders from teachers to managers and everything in between. Everyone has a different leadership style and everyone does things differently. My favorite leader is my current supervisor at my internship, Breanne McGahey. She locates herself near the employees that work for her and is always open to talking about personal issues or exciting things going on. She has the ability to make that friendship connection but still making it known that she is the person in charge....   [tags: Leadership, Question, Employment, Need]

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Speech On My Favorite Rules

- Thank you President Daniels. It is an honor to speak to you all this morning. I will follow one of my favorite rules, and kiss it. That’s Keep it simple stupid. I’ll add in keep it short. Education is full of rules. These rules are the standards that must be learned and mastered by us, the students, before we go out into the real world. These rules are pounded into our heads. The weird fact is that we choose to do the pounding: math, science, history, and my worst subject economics. We chose to come to this university for an education....   [tags: Education, Teacher, Graduation, School]

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My Favorite Time Of Year

- I would be lying if I said that Christmas was my favorite time of year. In fact, these words have never been articulated by my tongue as it brushes past the soft palate of my mouth, producing speech. Agonizing or distressing would better describe it. Though, these banal adjectives could not begin to reach the dark depths where my illness held my shackled being in a dirty, steel cage. On Christmas day, only eight years old, I received a harrowing diagnosis; I was sick with both an autoimmune condition and a rare blood disorder....   [tags: Health care, Health care provider, Health]

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I Am A My Favorite

- Around the age of seven I started going to first grade so my parents’ focus went all on that. Everyday I could hear my mom screaming be careful and especially she would say, “don’t take candy from strangers” which was getting annoying day by day. The idea of values started when I was going to school because before that I was at home and even when I wasn’t, I was still with my parents. The reason why they cared so much was because I was their only child and they wanted me to learn everything and be smart about whatever that was happening around me....   [tags: High school, Middle school]

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The Man 's Favorite Pastime

- It was a winter-gray late afternoon, but it didn’t matter that it was winter and fat snowflakes swirled in the air – Taran was overheated from another brutal training session with his father and the other warriors. As usual, Kahl had worked them half to death, and Taran was still burning up as he sauntered home: slowly, oh so slowly. Every muscle in his body throbbed from exertion and overwork. Taran had been paired with Bili for hand-to-hand combat exercises, which was near torture. There was nothing quite like grappling with the largest, strongest man in the village, even if that man was your best friend....   [tags: Woman, Eye color]

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Junk Food Is A Favorite

- Junk food is a favorite in this society. Fast food restaurants make it easier to grab food on the go. The greasier or sweeter food is the better. But junk food and sugary has caused many health problems. If there was a junk food tax, the government was target foods that contain partially hydrogenated vegetable oils, foods that the main source is salt, energy drinks, caffeinated beverages and foods, and soft drinks with high sugar content.(Todorova, Elena 1.1-1.4) I believe adding taxes to junk food could help the decrease many health problem, but I will do more research before I make a decision....   [tags: Nutrition, Junk food, Food, Tax]

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Amazon : My Favorite Company

- Introduction Most people today are fairly used to purchasing things online. I remember a few years ago when my father ordered his first DVD online. He was so nervous, thinking someone was going to steal his credit card information or that his shipment would arrive broken or inaccurate. I can almost remember the look on his face when his shipment not only arrived on time but in perfect condition. Since then it has been a breeze for my father, as well as myself, to purchase online. I personally buy everything from books to tablets online....   [tags:, Amazon Kindle, Online shopping]

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My Favorite Theory Of Personality

- My favorite theory of personality is Carl Rogers’ person-centered theory. “Rogers believed that within each of us is an active, controlling drive toward fulfillment of our potentials that enables us to maintain and enhance ourselves.” I feel this relates to my Christian faith because I am constantly “maintaining and enhancing toward fulfillment.” I strive daily to be a good Christian and a good student. I have mentioned in other assignments that I am a work in progress and I believe we all are. The priest at my hometown church, Fr....   [tags: Personality psychology, Psychology, Self-concept]

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My Favorite Definition Of Integrity

- My moral beliefs, like many other peoples, have been developing ever since I was a child. When I was younger, a lot of these beliefs were shaped by my parents, who educated me as to what was right and what was wrong. My moral beliefs have also been shaped through my own experiences and the mistakes I have made in life. I value many different things such as, compassion and perseverance. But, the moral value that is most important to me would have to be integrity. Integrity helps me make sure I am upholding the high expectations for myself and the life I want to lead....   [tags: Morality, Value theory, Value, Value]

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My Favorite Places The Hospital

- It was one of those days were it seemed like everything was going to be perfect and at noon I was going to go to one of my favorite places the hospital. I volunteer there at the ER,Pharmacy or the Floors well that day I was in the ER. I help around with the patients it just enjoyable for me to help others to see them smile or laugh even if they are surrounded in a serious environment. But from the triage unit I heard a faint noise like one of the Code blue alarms. Instinctively I glanced outside and I saw some of the nurses, technicians, and paramedics rushing to one of the beds....   [tags: United States, Abraham Lincoln]

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Football Is My Favorite Sport

- In the 2012-2013 school year, 14,048 U.S. high schools fielded teams to play 11-man per side American tackle football and still growing in the United States, and I was apart of that statistic. I was a freshman going into highschool for the first time, everything was new to me except one thing “Football”. Football is my favorite sport, there was nothing like it. I played almost every sport but eventually quit everything else because I fell in love with the atmosphere of football and played every year since I was six years old....   [tags: American football, High school]

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My Favorite Childhood Stories

- One of my favorite childhood stories was the Three Billy Goats Gruff. To quickly summarize the story, for those who cannot recall childhood fables, three brother goats set out to find food on the other side of the hill. In order to get to the other side of the hill, they had to cross a bridge over the river. Under the bridge, lived an evil and hideous troll, who would eat anyone who crosses the bridge. First, the smallest goat tried to cross the bridge; but the troll stopped him and threatened to “gobble him up.” However, the smallest goat convinced the troll to wait for his big brother to come across because he is larger and more filling than the smallest goat....   [tags: White people, Black people, White American]

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My Favorite Television Show

- My favorite television show that I like to sit down and watch at the end of a long day is Reba. I always look forward to relaxing in front of the TV and watching the witty thirty-minute episodes. This show provides me the perfect comic relief at the time of day I need it most. The show features Reba playing the role of a single, divorced, mother with three children, a son-in-law, and a grandchild all living under her roof. Her ex-husband, Brock, and his younger, somewhat dimwitted new wife, Barbra Jean also live nearby and are constantly dropping in unexpectedly....   [tags: Sitcom Review]

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Favorite Character

- A character from a story that I like the most would be Huckle Berry Fin from “ The Adventure of Huckle Berry Fin.” My character is strong, fearless, witty, and independent. In the story Huckle Berry and best friend Tom Sorier go and run away from home. I picked Huckle Berry because he was my favorite book when I was little also I admired his independence. Now let me tell you about my cool favorite character. As a little boy I admired Huckle Berry because he was a teenage boy that lived by himself and could hold his own....   [tags: Character Analysis]

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My Favorite Place

- My favorite place as a child was County Park Lake. When we had family picnics because we all got together and there was great food and kids playing and the adults playing horse-shoes and could tell there was love for one another. There was no other place like this when I was a child. Some of my fondest memories was at that picnic site we should all have memories likes those. The entire family got together and it was always a last minute thing but no matter what was going on we all decide we would go up to County Park Lake to have family time....   [tags: Place Essay]

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My Favorite Character: Bella of Twilight

- Do you have a favorite character from any book or story. I do and I would have to say mine is Bella. She is from the Twilight series. She is my favorite because of her image, what she does, and she and I are similar. I like the books she is in and she makes the stories more interesting and enjoyable to read. Bella is a seventeen year old girl who is from Phoenix, Arizona. She went up to live with her dad though because her parents were divorced in the book. She has dark brown hair, brown eyes, and pale skin....   [tags: Literary Characters]

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Three Favorite Texts from This Semester

- ... One reason is because it’s a play. I like to read plays because you get everyone’s opinions and how they view different scenarios. Another reason I liked it is because it is so popular. Everyone knows the title Romeo and Juliet so it was nice actually getting to learn about what the fuss is about. It has been around for so many years, and it is still famous. The way Shakespeare is always dragging things on to make you believe that things could still turn out for the better amazes me. When reading the play people still have hope that things will turn out even the outcome is already stated in the Prologue....   [tags: reading, play, characters, tragedy]

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My Favorite Hobby As A Doctor And Education

- For as long as I can remember I always wanted to be a doctor and education has been the most important part of my life. Why did I choose this career path. When I was little I used to tell people it’s because I want to help people and make my parents proud. As I got older and gave it a more thought, I think the main reason for this choice is because I wanted to do something challenging and I always thought the field of science is fascinating and full of challenges. When I was in third grade, my cousin showed me a video of childbirth to gross me out but I thought it was fascinating....   [tags: High school, College, Anatomy, School]

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Favorite Scenes from the Color Purple

- What would it be like to live in a world where you don’t have any say in what goes on in your own life. While The Color Purple doesn’t ask think question directly it really causes its viewers to begin to wonder what it would have been like to live in the world that Alice Walker creates with her novel. In this story the main character is Celie. She is a black woman who never has had a choice in her life. From a young age her father abused her and then sent her off to marry a man who he did not know at all....   [tags: film analysis]

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My Favorite Adventure Is A Common Word

- Cambodia: Baked Alive Adventure is a common word. Each person’s definition of adventure varies. For some it may lead to love, others danger, and some are lead to places of significance. Adventure by definition mirrors these patterns. My adventures are usually safe, and I have a hard time thinking outside normal realms. My favorite adventure was a trip I took with my Drama Team last summer. I had never been out of the United States before and I did not want to go. I found myself on a nineteen hour flight to Phenom Phen, Cambodia....   [tags: Khmer Rouge, Pol Pot, Cambodia, Phnom Penh]

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Writing Is One Of My Favorite Things

- For me writing is one of my favorite things to do. I enjoy how you can write something and look back on it and see how well you have developed as a writer. At the beginning of the semester my writing was all over the place and it wasn’t written as well as I would have liked, however, I feel that my supporting sources was something that was good in my first essays. I had hoped to improve my organization and my introductions and conclusions. I feel that I really did improve with both my organization and my introductions and conclusions, before taking this class I was an average writer, which I wanted to improve....   [tags: Writing, Essay, Writing process, Essays]

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Grandparents Are The Two Most Favorite People

- They say grandparents, are the two most favorite people in the world to children. Grandparents are the main characters of your childhood, they are the ones that leave you with the most beautiful memories of your life. Some grandparent’s teach you a very valuable lesson of life, they teach you respect, hard work, family values, and unlimited love. They show you their love in many ways, they say I love you in words as well as actions. Grandparents are the ones that sometimes get you out of trouble and guide you to the correct path....   [tags: Family, Grandparent, English-language films, Girl]

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Rudy Has A Personal Favorite For Me

- Rudy has been a personal favorite for me because it shows that anyone can accomplish their goal if they set there heart and mind to it. I feel like many people can relate to this movie some point in their life, and that’s why I think this is a favorite movie of many people. For me personally, I have had many moments in my life where I thought I couldn’t achieve one of my goals. For example, I wanted to graduated high school with a 4.0. I was a bad test taker and most of my classes consisted of tests, essentially meaning that if you don’t do well on the tests you probably won’t get the grade you wanting....   [tags: Thought, Mind, Doubt, Ayumi Hamasaki]

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Reading Is One Of My Favorite Things

- Reading is one of my favorite things to do, but finding a good book can be hard. There are so many genres of books. People favor certain books over others. Everyone has their reason for reading. Some prefer to read only for educational purposes others for entertainment. In my personal preference, I prefer reading for entertainment. There are so many books and every book has something different about it. The author could change the point of view, could create a new environment, or the way it was written....   [tags: Harry Potter, J. K. Rowling]

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Favorite Place On Campus - Original Writing

- Favorite Place On Campus Who knew a single building could be the most relaxing place for students. This single building holds the key to all the resources on campus.With the peacefulness that it provides, the student’s journey to understanding whatever material he or she needs starts there. Everything that a student needs to succeed and make something out of themselves is provided in this building. From the books to the computers and the tutors provided, students are able to conquer anything that they need help me or might not understand....   [tags: Odor, Olfaction, Paper, Sitting]

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Analysis Of The Book ' The 's Favorite Hobby '

- Polly Connelly starts her morning with a cigarette in her hand and a diet coke by her side. She lives alone, her husband recently passed away and her son moved out. After her husband passed away Connelly’s days became longer and lonelier. “Living alone is like not knowing how to swim, you feel as if you cannot escape the force pulling you down,” Connelly said. She became depressed once she started to live alone after her husband died. She spends her afternoons wearing a black oversized apron, her slender arms and short gray hair preparing a small meal for herself....   [tags: Sadness, Seasonal affective disorder, Death]

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My Favorite Of The Three That We Read

- The collection about Thomas and Beulah was my favorite of the three that we read. I really enjoyed reading the poems about there relationship and trying to understand the dynamics within it. After reading it and giving it some thought, I believe that Thomas and Beulah had a marriage full of love. However I also believe that they lacked something else very important to any relationships especially marriage, respect. I do not think that this was a conscious or deliberate choice made by either I just think that after years of being together they lost sight of what was really important....   [tags: Marriage, Woman, Love, Girl]

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The Wizard Of Oz : My Favorite Movie

- The Wizard of Oz is my favorite movie because of the interesting adventure that Dorothy goes on and all of the challenges that she faced. One interesting fact that I learned while trying write this essay I learned that they had to put Jell-O on the horses in the Emerald City scene, but it is really choppy because the horses tried to lick the Jell-O off of their hair. “A place where there isn 't any trouble. Do you suppose there is such a place, Toto. There must be. It 's not a place you can get to by a boat or a train....   [tags: The Wizard of Oz, Land of Oz, Tragedy]

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My Favorite Character - Original Writing

- A favorite character can come from different types of media. For me it takes a lot to remember a character in any form of media. It takes even more for me to love a character. During my childhood I would read constantly, most of the books to me are just a blur now. There are a few characters I can recall but unfortunately none really captured my imagination the way the characters JK Rowling made. They are the most dynamic characters I have had the bliss to grow up with. While the main protagonist are by far the most well rounded characters with us reading how they grow up book by book in their adventure, there is one character that really didn’t get much time in the book yet captured my atte...   [tags: Harry Potter]

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My Favorite Hat - Original Writing

- I launched out of bed, and as quickly as possible pulled on my favorite outfit: my best pair of jeans and my favorite packers jersey, the pink one of course. I pulled my nicest looking shoes out of my closet and rushed out of my room. Running down the hall I could hear my mother in the kitchen, singing like always. I flew into the kitchen, like a jet landing on the runway, and took my mother by surprise. “Well, good morning darling,” she said to me with her naturally warm and loving smile, “why are you so energetic this morning?” But I ignored her question because we both were aware that she knew the answer....   [tags: Family, Rooms, Television, Sit-in]

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Personal Narrative : My Favorite Season

- The aroma of schnitzel, cigarettes and exhaust filled the air; the road from my home lead to downtown. a path walked hundreds, if not thousands of times by my family. The lights lining Wilhelmstrasse at night, large Weinachtsmarkts in the winter and the Rhein Main Grille are the most vivid memories of my time spent out of the United States. Fall was my favorite season; the leaves falling and scattering across the park is a memory that makes my home memorable. Growing up as an American in a foreign country had a significant impact on my life....   [tags: Father, Mother, Culture of Germany, Family]

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My Favorite Part Of Elementary School

- My favorite part of elementary school was art class – I don’t know about you, but creating coil pots with faces on them, finger painting, gluing sparkles to a page, stringing beads onto a necklace, playing the recorder, and singing along to songs were some of my favorite activities (besides recess of course). Art was even included in science, English, and math to some degree, whether it be to create models of atoms, creatively piece together words, or simply use images to count apples or basketballs....   [tags: Art, Music, Arts, Visual arts]

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My Favorite Seasons: Summer and Winter

- If I had to choose my favorite season it would be a very difficult choice. All four seasons are unique in their own special way, such as the climate, scenery, and activities. Although I enjoy the warmer months of summer, I also enjoy the cooler months of winter. In a sense, I have narrowed my favorite seasons down to two; summer and winter. The biggest difference between summer and winter is the climate. One of the main attractions of summer is the warm weather. I like being outside on a bright sunny day, and letting the sun warm my body....   [tags: Personal Narrative]

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My Favorite Place Of The Grocery Store

- It’s late in the morning and my mother and I are out and about, running our usual errands. Well , it’s mostly her running errands and me tagging along for the pleasure of her company. As we approach my favorite place in the entire world, the grocery store, I make sure my hair is settled neatly into its high ponytail and my sweater is fitted perfectly considering the gloomy weather. I step out into the September air and the first thing I notice is the parking lot, scarce but not vacant. Cars are scattered in various parking spaces, giving the parking lot the illusion of a set of teeth with more than a few gaps....   [tags: Family, Old age, Middle age, Parking space]

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The Xbox Is My Favorite Gaming System

- The PS3 is my favorite gaming system that I can play all day long if I could especially in my spare time. Although it’s the “holy grail” others might challenge its practicality and use in the world. The PlayStation 3 (PS3) was produced by Sony Computer Entertainment. It was the successor of two earlier models PlayStation and PlayStation 2 in which all three was comprised of the series of in-home gaming systems called “PlayStation”. It is part of the seventh generation of video game consoles which includes Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and Nintendo’s Wii....   [tags: Video game console, PlayStation 3]

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Technology Is The World 's Favorite Invention

- Almost all people love watching cat videos, vines, and participating in the newest social justice debate on their computers. Because of this technology has become the world 's favorite invention. The ability to share endless amount of information across the globe in a matter of seconds without ever moving anything other than a thumb is just one reason technology is such a big hit. Technology has become an inseparable part of the world, especially within first world countries. The constant sharing of information and knowledge has helped spread awareness to many injustices through the world and has even helped kickstart revolutions....   [tags: MySpace, Internet, Facebook]

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My Favorite Hobbies At The Fall Moonlight

- One of my favorite hobbies to do is actually a job. I enjoy working in the field during the fall. I love running the grain cart and working all day and into the night. It is just you and the radio all day and night, listening to music and football games. You do the same thing over and over all day, from getting loaded by the combine to unloading into a semi. The day is a big circle that you keep doing all day until the next day comes. The change from working in the morning dew to working in under the fall moonlight has a process that I go through every weekend day....   [tags: Need, Want, Combine harvester, 2001 singles]

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My Favorite Books By Byr.l Stine

- I grew up in a very open family. My immediate family has always been a pillar of strength for me. They were supportive of my choices, my passions, and I never felt out of place at home. The most influential person in my life is my mother, she is a resilient, intelligent, and feisty. She has always been my idea of what a lady should be. She was tough, yet very nurturing and sweet. My fondest memories of her reading to me and my sister, her making different voices for each character in the book. She used to read or “act” books to me and my younger sister religiously....   [tags: Family, Sibling, Mother, Parent]

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My Favorite Sport That I Love

- Identify the sport you play My favorite sport that I love to play is basketball. I am interested in participating in playing the sport of basketball because that is one of the most common sports played growing up in the New York City. I’ve always been interested in it because it was another way me and my dad to bond together. When I was 6 years old, I fell in love with game of basketball while playing at the court in front of my building. Since then, I’ve been blessed to play up to the colligate level and travel around the U.S....   [tags: Basketball, National Basketball Association]

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My Opinion On My Favorite Professors

- All throughout my life one of my main interests has been the sciences, especially biology. I have always been enamored by how all organisms, especially us as humans, function. From a young age, I have found myself constantly wanting to learn more. Thus, if I was to teach any subject, I would choose biology seeing that I want to share my excitement about the subject with others. I have found that the best teachers are those who are excited about what they teach. They tend to share that excitement with their students, making class as fun as possible and teaching the class with great rapture....   [tags: Education, Teacher, Learning]

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Stamps Retell Favorite Stories for Children

- Stamps retell favorite stories for children Many 2010 stamps may bring back childhood memories of reading and of being read to. Most of these stamps are part of the annual Europa series, which in 2010 features the common theme of children’s books. An exception is the Israeli souvenir sheet issued April 14 to commemorate the world stamp exhibition in London. The three stamps in the sheet reproduce illustrations from three children’s classics by British writers: Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland, J.B....   [tags: Stamps]

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America 's Favorite Pastime : Baseball

- “America’s favorite pastime” is undisputedly baseball. Ever since the start of baseball in the United States in the late 1700s, baseball has been a game enjoyed by the majority of America. Baseball has not only had a profound effect on the United States but has spread its reach into foreign lands. Perhaps the most effected by baseball’s foreign outreach is the Caribbean. The Caribbean (mainly Cuba and the Dominican Republic) have embraced baseball as a way to a better life. From the day baseball was brought to Cuba baseball has changed the Caribbean....   [tags: Major League Baseball, Baseball, Puerto Rico]

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My Favorite Ride At Disney World

- When I was a child, my favorite ride at Disney World was It’s a Small World. Guided along, with the same-titled song playing throughout, I engaged in a magical journey as each turn promised an encounter with a different country, displaying culturally diverse visuals as representative snapshots to its nationality. The unchanging melody met modified lyrics consistent with the dialect of the culture featured. Indeed, from English, to French, Italian, to Spanish, singing in various languages play in the background....   [tags: Culture, The Culture, Sociology, Cultural identity]

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My Favorite Love Movie The Notebook

- My favorite love movie The Notebook had a great effect in my life. When I first saw it, I had a perspective of a perfect, pure, innocent, and eternal love. I was little and I was always dreaming of the perfect love of my life. As I grew up, things change, I fell in love with the wrong person. Love began to disappoint me, I was so frustrated. My life started to fall apart. Drugs, alcohol, miseries, and abuse were the protagonist of my life. I became a victim of domestic violence, I was living in a co-dependent relationship, and it was a nightmare....   [tags: Love, English-language films, 2008 singles]

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My Favorite Business - Original Writing

- We all rode to the second venue, which was my favorite business I spent months laboring over the details of Lyric’s Luxury Lounge, when we pulled up to triple L’s we walked the black carpet, the inside was all black with gold and I had everyone dress in the theme of the party, “Pimp Down”, it was so funny all of Redd’s crew wore loud colored pimp suits and the women wore tight dresses. I had Redd and Dmitri some bishop Don Juan type suits and big pimp cups made, I sent them off to change, then me and Shanice headed to the other dressing room where our glam squad was waiting....   [tags: Fuck, Profanity, 2005 singles, Debut albums]

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Personal Narrative : My Favorite Spaces

- One of my favorite spaces is a small wooden balcony off a second floor bedroom inside a condominium my family rents on Hilton Head Island. The entire space is probably 3’x6’. It holds two beat up lawn chairs and a small, round, glass-top table covered with tree pollen, dead bugs and dirt. A large palm tree shades the space that looks over the 7th hole of a golf course. It ‘s a secret hideout, perfect for soaking in the tropical morning air, eavesdropping on golfers, sipping tea, reading, and writing....   [tags: Family, Writing, Hilton Head Island]

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My Favorite Foods Is Chinese Food

- One of my favorite foods is Chinese food. Chinese food has to be one of the best foods that was ever created. There 's not one thing I dislike about Chinese, because it is amazingly delicious. I eat Chinese food at least 3 or 4 times a week, and I probably shouldn 't, because it 's unhealthy, but I can 't help it. Everyone always ask me do I ever get tired of eating Chinese, and the answer is always no. There’s so many choices not just fried rice, and I think that 's the main thing people think of when they think of chinese, but not me....   [tags: Family, Mother, American Chinese cuisine, Sleep]

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My : My Favorite People Ever

- My favorite people ever My mom has to be best person in my life. Like I 'm so thankful for God to have had blessed me with a mother like her. Even though me and her argue a lot due to fact we are the same person. She is still the best. The simple fact that she is very intelligent and challenges me to reach my fullest potential in everything I do. By making me read every day, work every day, and never spoiling me not one bit. She taught me and still is today that the hard work you put in now, you will be awarded later on in life....   [tags: Family, English-language films, My Big Brother]

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