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  • An Approach To Basic-Vocabulary Development For English Language Learners

    An Approach To Basic-Vocabulary Development For English Language Learners

    This journal article gives strategies for helping English-language learners develop basic vocabulary so that they can read effectively. It addresses the problem that English-language learners face today, they need vocabulary to be able to read effectively; on the other hand, the best way for students to acquire vocabulary is through reading. The solution according to the article is to build basic vocabulary by identifying the most basic vocabulary, appropriateness of simplified material, benefits of extensive

    Essay Length: 318 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 10, 2011
  • Marketing 101

    Marketing 101

    Many ask the question of what makes cultural products circulate successfully or unsuccessfully, I use the analytical tools supplied by two emerging disciplines, emetics and the study of met culture. The case that I examine is the widespread circulation of the phrase 'failed businessman' to describe the leader of Fiji's coup d'Ð'ЁÐ'¦tat in 2000. In analyzing the ways that the phrase circulated globally in international news accounts (and the pages of this journal as well),

    Essay Length: 334 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 10, 2011
  • The English Restoration

    The English Restoration

    The Restoration was a revolutionary period for both history and literature. Before the Restoration period began, England was under rule of the Protectorate. They believed in strict Puritan law. Under this law, Protestants and Jews were accepted, but they would not accept the Episcopalians or Roman Catholics. There was one man who acted as the dictator of England, and that was Oliver Cromwell. Things were conducted in a very traditional way. At this point

    Essay Length: 1,186 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: April 12, 2011
  • About Japan And English

    About Japan And English

    Experience and growth are two words I live by. One leads to the other and yet at the same time, they are both as closely knit as a quilt made by my grandmother. Up to this point in my life I have seen myself and those around me grow the most during those times when I have stepped out of my comfort zone into a place foreign to my memory. And even though some of

    Essay Length: 352 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 14, 2011
  • Abortion 101

    Abortion 101

    The topic of abortion is one of the most controversial subjects around. It is a discussion of very different point of views, morals and ethics, and emotions. Abortion should be legalized because the government should not have the right to interfere with a women’s body, illegal abortions may result in fatalities, and most importantly, it is debatable when exactly a fetus is considered a human being. Views on abortion can be distinguished by two categories:

    Essay Length: 876 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 17, 2011
  • Economics For English Class

    Economics For English Class

    MORTSDOR'S ENGLISH PAPER ON ECONOMICS The largest killer in the modern era has been economics. People live and die fighting in support of their economic system. People live or die due to the merit of their system. All economical views can be set in one of three categories: the far left, the far right, and somewhere in the middle. The latter being the only sane view among the three. The far left of the economical

    Essay Length: 798 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 17, 2011
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    Patient stories of living with a pressure ulcer The article "Patient stories of living with a pressure ulcer" is an interesting journal of advanced nursing. This study is a report of the findings of a phenomenological study that explored the experience of people living with a pressure ulcer. Although pressure ulcers can occur in people of all ages, they are most commonly found in older people. Furthermore, a pressure ulcer can be described as

    Essay Length: 763 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 17, 2011
  • Short English-Spanish Glossary On Corporate Law

    Short English-Spanish Glossary On Corporate Law

    company (UK) corporation, incorporation (US) sociedad mercantil foundation, organization, charity, trust, association fundaciуn, asociaciуn (es otro tipo de persona jurнdica) legal body, legal entity, legal person, body corporate persona jurнdica limited company/ corporation sociedad capitalista accionistas no responden ante las adversidades natural person/body, individual, physical person persona fнsica partnership sociedad civil (Espaсa) (personalista) personas que las constituyen son mas importantes que el capital que aportan. Los partidarios responden por todo el capital si algo va

    Essay Length: 1,230 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: April 18, 2011
  • Week One English

    Week One English

    Week One Paper Reaction Paper to A Rose for Emily "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner is a moving story about a very lonely and unusual woman. It reminds me of my aunt. My aunt was a woman who could not have children and lived alone for a number of years. She lived in the same home for the majority of her adult life. During her adult life she lived in a large home

    Essay Length: 605 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 20, 2011
  • The English Sonnet

    The English Sonnet

    The English Sonnet "The sonnet is the most important, as it is the most perfect, of all modern lyric forms" (Reed, 119). Although the sonnet made a relatively late appearance in English literature, it has become a staple in the lyrical expression of private emotions. The sonnet has been used by every poet from Petrarch, who created the original Italian sonnet, to Shakespeare, who reinvented the sonnet's form. Because the Italian, or Petrarchan, sonnet is

    Essay Length: 762 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 22, 2011
  • English Proverbs

    English Proverbs

    [edit] A * o Play on 'An apple a day keeps the doctor away' * A child that does not let its mother sleep at night will not sleep also [Nigerian and Ghanaian Proverb] * A boiled egg in the morning is hard to beat. * A poor workman blames his tools. o Possible Interpretation: Good workmanship depends no more on the quality of the tools than it does on the way in which they

    Essay Length: 8,418 Words / 34 Pages
    Submitted: April 24, 2011
  • Studying The English Language

    Studying The English Language

    Studying the English language in an English speaking country is the best. It can help a lot in pursue of it aside from the many advantages. However, there are various ways of learning and acquiring the knowledge of English correctly. To begin with, students taking it abroad have a broad and greater exposure to it. The natives in English speaking country definitely posses the good communication skill in all aspects. Daily use and practice in

    Essay Length: 284 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 24, 2011
  • Various English Freewrites

    Various English Freewrites

    Free Writing Desires Desires... those would be the things that drive us. For example right now I desire junk food and ciggs, and that's what I have. Desires can be used for the better or worse. sometimes the desire is so strong that one will do anything to fulfill it. This is not good. Desires can also be used to manipulate people. Not the most honerable hobby, but it's fun none the less. Nothing else

    Essay Length: 770 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 26, 2011
  • Introductory English Essay

    Introductory English Essay

    Introductory English Essay I have always been curious about the world in which I have found myself in, and, being curious, has led me down many paths. I have found that sometimes it is beneficial for survival, or just a dessert for me to savor. It is not always learned in the classroom, but sometimes learned by what I like to think of as The School of Hard Knocks. Life happens. It is not always

    Essay Length: 311 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 28, 2011
  • Political Science 101

    Political Science 101

    Life Issues In the United States there are many life issues that affect each citizen in one way or another. Two of the main issues many people face today is abortion and the death penalty. Abortion is considered to be wrong for some people and right for others usually depending on what these people have experienced in their lives. Similarly, the death penalty issue is a concern to some people because it is currently legal.

    Essay Length: 601 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 28, 2011
  • Dream Job English 1

    Dream Job English 1

    Just imagine this, your sitting in a chair surrounded by the likes of Denzel Washington, Julia Roberts and Johnny Depp; in a dress that was designed just for you by Versace. All the sudden you hear your named called and applause starts. You walk up to the stage and start to give your acceptance speech for winning an Oscar for Best Actress! My dream job is to be a sucessful, famous actress. As nice as

    Essay Length: 639 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 29, 2011
  • English Comp

    English Comp

    English Composition is a class that is needed for all functions of life. Without comprehension of literature, language, and sentence formation, a person cannot go through the basic tasks of life. Most careers involve the handing in of a resume, and then proposals to follow. Not to mention persuasive schemes to convince your boss to follow a plan you have designed. Corresponding to far away loved ones, via hand-written or e-mail, means much more when

    Essay Length: 488 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 30, 2011
  • English In Schools And Business

    English In Schools And Business

    ENGLISH IN SCHOOLS AND BUSINESS The article, “Why English should be the medium of instruction(2000)”, is about the defects of English education system and the advantages of English in the business life. The writer, Bernardo Villegas, in this article indicates the importance of English language both in schools and business. He thinks that the English language in secondary schools and universities attach more importance to reading and grammar rather than speaking; therefore, schools do not

    Essay Length: 678 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 1, 2011
  • Evaluation Of Jane English

    Evaluation Of Jane English

    An Evaluation of English's What Grown Children Owe Their Parents By Goh Jialing Caryn In her article, Jane English proposes a theory that grown children owe nothing to their parents on the basis that the parent-child relationship is one which leans toward friendship and not indebtedness. According to English, the moral obligation grown children hence have towards their parents is no more than the kind we have towards friends or loved ones. She illustrates the

    Essay Length: 1,337 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: May 4, 2011
  • Allusive Idioms From Greek Myths And English Learning

    Allusive Idioms From Greek Myths And English Learning

    Introduction In my opinion, it is no exaggeration to say that Greek myths have exerted no small influence upon western culture. Especially those whose mother tongue is English familiar with the contents and stories of Greek mythology have been imperceptibly influenced by what they constantly read, see and hear about since they are very young. Hence allusive idioms from Greek myths have exerted great impact on the English language and literature. It is fairly

    Essay Length: 2,481 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: May 5, 2011
  • The Knight In The Wood English Commentary

    The Knight In The Wood English Commentary

    The first descriptions in the poem are of savagery, 'the thing, rough and crudely done, cut in coarse stone,' these are to signify how imperfect the object is, made by an imperfect being thus indicating the objects inferiority. But, conversely these images could also indicate a certain sense of simplicity within the object; it is not needlessly ornate. The next are of disdain for the object, 'spitefully placed aside, as merest lumber,' the attitude of

    Essay Length: 853 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: May 5, 2011
  • Keeper Of The House English Commentary

    Keeper Of The House English Commentary

    In the opening paragraph the origins of the woman are unknown. But we can already sense the presence of preordination, through the language that's used; 'I knew what the tea would be like before I got there...the house would smell of fruitcake and pink gladioli,' The woman has already decided on what is occurring before she is witness to it, it is this knowledge that we see later on in the piece that lend to

    Essay Length: 1,030 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 5, 2011
  • Jonah And The Whale English Commentary

    Jonah And The Whale English Commentary

    Jonah and the Whale is largely based upon Christian conversion, and specifically the conversion of a culture or empire which is pre-Christian, suggested in the poem to be barbaric; a culture or force that has got by on instinct alone and suggestively is ignorant of its destructive nature. The image of enlightenment, the discovery of knowledge and the losing of ones innocence also tie in with the Christian theme. A large and powerful force, ignorant

    Essay Length: 788 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: May 5, 2011
  • English Mystery Palys: The Killing Of Abel

    English Mystery Palys: The Killing Of Abel

    The English Mystery Plays are among the earliest formally developed plays in medieval Europe. The plays were written as part of a theological message and were intended to be an act of teaching and worship combined. Moreover the aim of these plays was to celebrate the Christian story from the Creation to Doomsday, with two central peaks in the Nativity and the Passion of Christ. There are four complete or nearly complete extant English biblical

    Essay Length: 2,002 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: May 5, 2011
  • English Language Importance

    English Language Importance

    Do you think learning English is important? English is currently the most wide spread language in the world, it is second only to Mandarin Chinese in terms of the amount of people which speak it, but second to none in terms of the number of people learning it. It is currently the primary language used on the World Wide Web, in the political and business arenas. It has even become the language of today's pop

    Essay Length: 549 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 7, 2011

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