• Notes on Drama
    it combines many arts those of the author, director, actor, designer, and others. Dramatic performance involves an intricate process of rehearsal based upon imagery inherent in the dramatic text. A playwright first invents a drama out of mental imagery. The dramatic text presents the drama as a range...
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  • Comparison of “Ode to the west wind” and “Do not go gentle into that good night.”
    gentle into that good night.” The two poems are similar in several ways. Something important that both poems have in common is that they are both written in Terza rima, an old 3 lined scheme used by Dante in his divine comedy. “Terza rima” means that the rhyme scheme of both poems follows the pattern:...
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  • Explication de Texte Guidelines
    its difficulties (words, expressions, grammar). 2. Ask yourself at this point some general questions about the text. Is it is comic, serious; a monologue, dialog (slow or rapid); is it a description, reflection, confession, etc? 3. Try to find the rhythm of the text: slow, rapid, even, uneven. ...
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  • Drama Research Paper
    performed by actors on a stage before an audience, presupposes collaborative modes of production and a collective form of reception. The structure of dramatic texts, unlike other forms of literature, is directly influenced by this collaborative production and collective reception. ELEMENTS OF DRAMA ...
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  • English Literature
    consciousness. This evident newly found freedom is prevalent within many poems and short-stories from the Romantic period through the Modern era. Authors, such as Robert Browning, utilized speakers and protagonists in his works to illustrate psychological extremes, such as perversion, inhumanity and...
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  • Philippine Literature
    Lesson 1 Introduction [pic] It gives nostalgic feelings and enjoyment to re-examine the comedies, tragedies and inspiration of the beautiful Filipino poems, stories, essays and plays. Going over them is a very wonderful experience. It enables you to magnify your appreciation of literary selections...
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  • Glossary of Linguistic Terms
    term when speech speeds up, and is said at a quicker pace. Accelerando is only for spoken, not written speech however. This obviously speeds up narrative pace and makes the mood more intense and dramatic. Acronym: An acronym is where words are shortened to just the first letter. E.G. ‘U.N’...
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  • Boobbb
    the expected university level. Learning is cumulative, and what you learn each week should be carried over and will ultimately help you in all your written assignments. Keep track of the course outline given below, and come to class with ideas, questions and comments from your own reading, start assignments...
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  • Blah
    Glossary of Literary Terms A allegory (AL-eh-GOR-ee): a narrative that serves as an extended metaphor. Allegories are written in the form of fables, parables, poems, stories, and almost any other style or genre. The main purpose of an allegory is to tell a story that has characters, a setting,...
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  • Poetry Throughout the Ages
    come from the term Anglo Saxon. The most famous poetry from this period is Beowulf. Beowulf was written around 1000AD and be called a saga. At the time poems were performed and sung to audiences than were written or read out. This poem is about strange people and creatures with special powers. It tells a...
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  • Brother, My Brother - Bienvenido Santos BOOK REPORT
    was entitling to the author itself. It is like conveying himself as his own brother, saying that no much more can embrace his self very much rather than himself only. A very brief autobiography which focuses on the author’s painful journey back to his past and on how the author goes back to his land...
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  • xtina
    THEATER Theater in the Philippines is as varied as the cultural traditions and the historical influences that shaped it through the centuries. The dramatic forms that flourished and continue to flourish among the different peoples of the archipelago include: the indigenous theater, mainly Malay in character...
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  • no no no yes
    story of a person's life written by himself or herself. Ballad: a relatively short narrative poem, written to be sung, with a simple and dramatic action. The ballads tell of love, death, the supernatural, or a combination of these. Biography: The story of a person's life written by someone other than...
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  • Analysys of "To his Coy Mistress", by Andrew Marvell
    “To his Coy Mistress” is a poem written by Andrew Marvell, which takes advantage of the idea of time passing (Carpe Diem) to convince his mistress to have sex with him in a dramatic monologue. The poet succeeds to write a quite convincing poem by using reasoning, metaphors, similes, and, most importantly...
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  • Ib English Literary Elements
    http://ibscrewed4english.blogspot.com/ Suspense: curiosity about the plot's outcome; makes us want to know what happens next Foreshadowing: technique in which an author plants clues about what will happen next Detective story: story in which the plot consists of solving a mystery; Edgar Allan Poe's "The Murders in...
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  • Unseen Poetry Revision - Ib English Hl
    English P1 Revision Introduction State the poem's title, author, and a small introduction to the poem's overall literal meaning. State the poem's form, and any important literary devices which appear throughout it. Write about an important aspect of the poem which you will further discuss in your...
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  • A Night in the Hills
    A Night in the Hills By Paz Marquez-Benitez A critical research paper Written by Maria Grace Virginia T. Tingson From UST CFAD-1AD8 A night in the Hills is a short story written by Paz Marquez Benitez. It is a story about a man who had a dream about going to a forest, seeing something different...
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  • Life Might Seem Hard but Ya Gotta Keep Climbin'
    Hughes uses poetic devices to give us an image of a mother giving her son advice about life. The free verse poem is written in a personal tone. Through the use of dramatic monologue and diction you can imagine a middle-aged, Negro woman with no formal education but lots of life experiences and street...
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  • Theatre 105
    m) Oral tradition: a community's cultural and historical traditions passed down byword of mouth or example from one generation to another without written instruction. n) Uzume’s Trance/Miko: Japanese theatre in which the sun hides herself in the long nights of December, comedy. o) Ogun’s...
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  • Greased Man
    (“Asphalt Man”). A. Analyzing the playwright Dr. Anton Juan Jr. is a Filipino drama professor and director who earned PhD in Semiotics from the University of Athens. According to the Notre Dame News (2006), he has written six plays, all of which received literary and playwright awards. He received...
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