• Hills Like White Elephants
    We are faced with decisions on a daily basis, ranging from simple ones like picking out lunch off the menu, to more significant ones that could ultimately affect our future. How do we distinguish the right ones from wrong ones? In Hemingway’s short story “Hills like White Elephants”, the couple is...
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  • Concepts of Decoding Stylistics
    of hills. They were white in the sun and the country was brown and dry. "They look like white elephants," she said. "I've never seen one," the man drank his beer. "No, you wouldn't have." "I might have," the man said. "Just because you say I wouldn't have doesn't prove anything." The girl...
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  • bjbjbjbjb
    .... [tags: comparison compare contrast essays] :: 4 Works Cited :: 5 Works Consulted 2372 words (6.8 pages) $39.95 [preview] Frank Jackson and Physicalism - Frank Jackson and Physicalism Frank Jackson begins his article by writing about what he feels to be a fatal flaw in physicalism. He...
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  • Tiger
    tiger were to be shaved, its distinctive camouflage pattern would be preserved. Like other big cats, tigers have a white spot on the backs of their ears. These spots, called ocelli, serve a social function, by communicating the animal's mental state to conspecifics in the gloom of dense forest or...
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  • Expose
    , has a plastered upper story and a stone on the lower level. Its position on a hill adds to its commanding presence. The cost to build the house was £30,000 and it included a mahogany staircase. Like many other rich planters of the period, the Hon. John Palmer lived on credit, which was fine as...
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  • Meseum
    (reds, yellows, oranges, and browns), then cool colors (blues, greens, and purples). Contrast the effects. Language Arts Create a cinquain (five-line stanza) for this artwork.Ask students to follow this format for a poem: Line 1: Create a title for this sculpture. Line 2: Choose two adjectives that...
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  • Shoot
    around and glances at the “immense crowd” he knows that they all expect him to shoot the elephant. This is developed through the drastic change in tone and diction between the rational arguments for not killing the elephant which contrasts effectively to the awe of anticipation from the “sea of yellow...
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  • Hills Like White Elephants
    Hills Like White Elephants - Symbolism to Portray Theme In Ernest Hemingway's Hills Like White Elephants the girl (Jig) and the American man are discussing the possibility of Jig, getting an abortion. Hemingway uses "Hills" as a pregnant woman's stomach and the "White Elephants" as unwanted...
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  • Tasik Kenyir
    . Truly one of the unique facets of Lake Kenyir is the hundreds of pretty islands, 340 islands approximately, which dot the vast surface of the lake. Like jewels gleaming in the sun, the islands offer a panoramic and unique view of Lake Kenyir unseen anywhere else. When the hills and valleys are...
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  • The Fish
    Compare & Contrast "The Fish" has many detailed words about the five human senses. The author in "The Fish", had me visualize the catching of the fish. He talked about the fish not fighting the hook when it was in the corner of his mouth. He described what the fish looked like. He had brown...
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  • Yellow Wallpaper
    pronouns. Pronouns such as "I" and "he," which reinforced individuality or divisiveness in the marriage, were altered to "myself" or "we." An entire sentence embedded in the description of the wallpaper—"A sickly penetrating suggestive yellow"—did not find its way into the magazine, possibly due to the...
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  • Terminology
    , Cause/Effect, Classification, Compare/Contrast, Comparison, Conversation, Creative+Writing, Critical, Deductive, Definition, Descriptive, Description, Dialog, Division, Exploratory, Expository, Informative, Interview, Inquiry, Journalistic, Narration, Observation. Personal Narrative, Place, Profile...
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  • Hills Like White Elephants
    have an abortion. Everything in the tale is related to the idea of fertility and barrenness. This main topic can be seen from the title Hills Like White Elephants, where Hills refer to the shape of the belly of a pregnant woman, and White Elephants is an idiom that refers to useless or unwanted...
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  • Descriptive Writing in Literature
    wallpaper, discolored, faded, torn apart: “his brown skin hung in strips like ancient wall-paper, and its pattern of darker brown was like wall-paper: shapes like full-brown roses stained and lost through age.” Just from reading this couple lines we can see that the fish was old, because of its skin and...
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  • Hiragara
    done for their kind”, should be read as a contrast to the present and should promote awareness of change. The indications are that July may not be in a position any longer to begin his day as “his kind” has always done for “their kind.” This loss of white power and privilege is captured in Gordimer’s...
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  • The Symbolic Meanings of Colors Between China and Western Countries
     2.2 Green 3  2.3 Black 4  2.4 Other Colors 5 3. The Different Symbolic Meanings of Color Words in China and Western Culture 5  3.1 Red 6  3.2 White 6  3.3. Yellow 7   3.4 Other Colors 7 4. The Reasons for the Different Symbolic Meanings of Color Words in China and Westren Countries 8  4.1...
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  • fasdaas
    and Testing, Writing English Composition Essays - Analitical, Autobiographical, Argument, Cause/Effect, Classification, Compare/Contrast, Comparison, Conversation, Creative+Writing, Critical, Deductive, Definition, Descriptive, Description, Dialog, Division, Exploratory, Expository, Informative...
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  • Endangered Animals - India
    -billed Vulture White-backed Vulture Gyps bengalensis is widely distributed in India. Till late 1990 it was in abundant but declined rapidly. Cause – veterinary use of diclofenac for livestock. Long-billed Vulture Gyps indicus. This species is also widely distributed in India. Like White-backed...
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  • Charater Analysis of "Hill Like White Elephants"
    Character Analysis of “Hills like White Elephants” This short story was written by Earnest Hemingway. It involves an American man and his girlfriend. The story takes place at a train station somewhere in Spain. It is hot and it appears that they have been traveling awhile and are approaching...
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  • Pr@Geeth Priyankara
    Cambridge English College is taking a qreat efford to teach English in a period when it’s necessary to learn English as a second language. This book is prepared with regard to an exploring field trip which was organized with the Intention of improving student’s knowledge in the college we would like...
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