"English Thoughts With Explanations" Essays and Research Papers

  • English Thoughts With Explanations

    " THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE IS FULL! " In the last few years, the English language has undergone many changes. Dubbed the international language, English has become the language that most people wish to learn. Many reasons explain such a choice but none explains it better than the fact that the strongest economy still remains the United States of America. Being an Englishspeaking country, its language radiates around the world. Most countries and national governments grant English a special...

    Dialect, English language, French language 742  Words | 2  Pages

  • Politics in English

    Mr. DiMarco Politics and the English Language Answers In Orwell’s essay Politics and the English Language, Orwell expresses his raw opinion on the deterioration of the English language and how politics is a cause for the “vagueness and incompetence” that writing has succumbed too. Though the title of the essay introduces politics first and the English language last, Orwell’s thesis seems to consist of neither; it consists of the silliness of modern human writing. He states...

    England, English language, Great Vowel Shift 1067  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    a complex sentence, a Senate committee is believed to have found. (The Age, 13 September 2007) Nothing unites a country more than its common language because from a language comes a history and a culture. (John Howard quoted in Migrants to sit English test, ABC Online, 11 December 2006) Linguists suggest that some people deliberately choose a low status accent as a way of invoking prestige, although this is less common amongst women than men. The Australian-born children of migrants from Europe...

    Australian English, Culture of Australia, Dialect 942  Words | 3  Pages

  • English Not English

    English Not a Native Tongue” English as a second language is an issue now days. Many people that don’t speak or write English, life tends to be a bit harsh on them. I personally have experience how difficult it is when one is not born in a family where English is not the native language. I came across two great essays, written by Amy Tan and Richard Rodriguez. These two great authors wrote about the challenges they faced while growing up in families that English was not their native tongue. Tan...

    English language, Family, Father 1283  Words | 3  Pages

  • Explanations of Schizophrenia

    Describe two explanations of schizophrenia and evaluate these explanations (9 and 16 marks) Two explanations of schizophrenia are the biological perspective and the psychological perspective. The biological perspective involves genetic factors that influence schizophrenia, however the psychological perspective involves environmental factors in which you learn the behaviour of a schizophrenic. The first explanation is the biological perspective, it has two subtypes, these are biochemical and...

    Antipsychotic, Cognition, Dopamine 932  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    hands on the ones that you swore you loved.” Text Three - Short Story: Unnecessary Guilt Marcia Middleton - Written on: November 18, 2009 I can't believe you'd think such a thing, I laughed at him, shocked at where his tired mind could go. He thought that maybe I was secretly lusting after his friend; desiring the gaze of deep chocolate instead of icy blue, warming innocence over clearheaded knowledge. I denied it in the moment, but the wheels in my head began to work overtime like little commissioned...

    Anxiety, Demi Lovato, Interpersonal relationship 2545  Words | 7  Pages

  • Singapore English

    and use of borrowed words and discourse particles in Colloquial Singapore English (CSE) have been widely studied by linguists (e.g. Lim, 2007; & Deterding, 2007). It is also widely accepted, both amongst scholarly literature and within the general population, that CSE (its lexicon/syntax/etc.) is predominantly Chinese- or Malay-based and that Tamil has only had minimal influences (Leimgruber, 2009). However, little thought has been given, by the general population at least, as to why exactly this...

    Chinese language, Indians in Singapore, Malay language 1844  Words | 5  Pages

  • English

    trades with China. The colonies in Australia and New Zealand were also well maintained in order to protect the trading route. In India, however, the British infiltrated the whole nation in a more intricate way than in any other of their colonies. The English language and culture were imposed on both schools and other official institutions. They even had their own army, the East India Company. When the Indians rebelled against the British colonization, this army brutally knocked them down. Then the East...

    British Empire, Canada, Colonialism 1154  Words | 4  Pages

  • English

    it helps students recognize key points and pick up the language at a faster rate.     Part A: Knowledge and Understanding Readings Hamlet by William Shakespeare Read Act I Investigate Act I, Scene ii:  a soliloquy is a thought a character expresses out loud. These thoughts deal with the true feelings of a character and give insight into what a character is thinking about and how his mind works. This first soliloquy is one of several spoken by Hamlet throughout the play. Each one gives us further...

    Characters in Hamlet, First Folio, Gertrude 704  Words | 3  Pages

  • Experience in Learning English

    My experience in learning English English was not my favorite subject when the first time I was introduced by my English teacher. I was not interested in learning English at all. I seldom studied. I never did the assignment from my teacher instead of my friend did. When my teacher suggested me learning English, I just nodded my head then skipped it. I thought that English was not important to learn because I had already had language. It was so hard for me to understand. There were so many roles...

    College, Education, High school 939  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    Advantages of Speaking English X [pic] John London John London is an English journalist who has been writing professionally since 2006. His articles have appeared in major British newspapers such as "The Times" and "The Guardian." London holds a Master of Arts in journalism from the University of the Arts London. By John London, eHow Contributor [pic]When you go abroad, English will probably be the single language many people will understand. English is known to be so useful throughout...

    British Empire, Commonwealth of Nations, England 586  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    Why English is important in Job Requirement? A study conducted by one of the biggest agencies, Job.com, founded that lack of communication skills in both speaking and writing has caused the main reasons for the failure of graduates in seeking jobs. An English lecturer of University Utara Malaysia’s school of cognitive science and education, M.Puveneswary who taught English at the University for about 11 years said, there was a gap between English at the workplace and academic environments...

    British Empire, Commonwealth of Nations, Communication 1291  Words | 4  Pages

  • English

    Royal Military College of Canada Department of English ENE 110-4: Introduction to Literary Studies and University Writing Skills Monday, 1000-1050; Wednesday, 1240-1330 ; Friday, 1000-1050 Instructor: Dr. Huw Osborne Office: M323 Phone: 6269 Email: osborne@rmc.ca Office Hours: by appointment Course Objectives There are two primary goals for this course: 1. Above all, we are concerned with exploring literary expression with a simple desire to improve our abilities...

    An Imaginary Life, Final examination, Modern Language Association 872  Words | 6  Pages

  • English

    bonding through doing things together. She uses an example of a couple, when a female asked her boyfriend to talk, the boyfriend laid on the floor with his arms over his face. The girlfriend thought he was being rude and not listening when in fact he was trying to not get distracted by anything. I thought this was a good example because it was real and almost touching. In the essay, she talks about how the reaction of both genders is very different. She used linguist Lynette Hirschman work to...

    Abuse, Bullying, Communication 2524  Words | 7  Pages

  • english

    Publicity (c) Departmental Organisation and Public Corporation (d) Wholesalers and Retailers (4×5) 5. Write short notes on the following: (a) Development Banks (b) Insurance (c) Government Company (d) Warehousing (4×5 Foundation Course in English - 2 (FEG-02) Assignment All questions are compulsory. Course Code: FEG-03 Assignment Code: FEG-2/TMA/ZO I 1 - 12 Max. Marks: 100 1 Write a paragraph on any one of the following topics. (1 50-200 words) (1 0) .1. Protecting the environment ...

    Dinosaur, Endangered species, Evolution 704  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    ENGLISH ESSAY Being foreign to a certain group, place or setting or simply being different. These are just some of the notions explored in the elective area of study, ‘the outsider’, a notion, which is well explored through the two studied text, ‘the awakening’ a nineteenth century novel by Kate Chopin and a 2002 film ‘far from heaven’ by Todd Haynes. Both texts correspondingly convey a similar idea of an individual’s self-actualisation and inner desire to breach their societal constrains obligatory...

    African American, Discrimination, Grand Isle, Louisiana 957  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    of the "traveller's tales" literary sub-genre. Alternately considered an attack on humanity or a clear-eyed assessment of human strengths and weaknesses, the novel is a complex study of human nature and of the moral, philosophical, and scientific thought of Swift's time which has resisted any single definition of meaning for nearly three centuries. Written in the form of a travel journal, Gulliver's Travels is the fictional account of four extraordinary voyages made by Lemuel Gulliver, a...

    Brobdingnag, Gulliver's Travels, Houyhnhnm 842  Words | 3  Pages

  • ENGLISH

     Compare and Contrast Essay – Final Jennifer Hopes English 121 Mr. Walters March 7, 2014 Introduction While Narration follows a logical order, typically chronological. Descriptive writing is different from narrative writing because it uses vivid language. Narrative essay are clearly, less effective than descriptive essays, they narrow down every item and make conclusions for the reader. Descriptive essays are a major component of academic success; an effective writer does not allow the...

    Essay, Essays, First-person narrative 1500  Words | 7  Pages

  • english

    Mary luu English 102 Underground America For many years, America has always been seen as “the land of opportunity” to achieve the American Dream. Underground America documents the lives and stories of those undocumented immigrants migrating to the U.S for a better life but with the status of being undocumented comes great deal of hardship. The Immigrant are moving to the United State to have a better life because they have a background of a poor economy in their home country. But to...

    2008 singles, Human migration, Illegal immigration 1124  Words | 3  Pages

  • english

    again. 6. repudiate (ri•py‚’dé•át’): get rid of publicly; refuse relationship with. 7. allegory (al’ß•g¬r’é): a story in which characters or objects have symbolic meaning. 3 Copyright© by Holt, Rinehart and Winston. All rights reserved. explanation that the child is jealous. Her reflecting of Hester’s moods may have nothing mysterious about it: Spending so much time with her mother, being completely dependent on her, and possessing an imaginative nature, Pearl would naturally be keenly...

    Hester Prynne, John Winthrop, Nathaniel Hawthorne 1512  Words | 6  Pages

  • English

    Nikoloz Vetsko 9/4/2014 Cause English The first time I read a book in English, and honestly a book in general, was in 5th grade. I grew up in the Republic of Georgia, went to a public school for most of my first four years, with teachers that didn’t really care if I paid attention or really, if I was there at all. It was hard for me to care when they didn’t seem to, I wasn’t motivated to do anything, and in fact it would be accurate to say that in those first four years, I didn’t learn anything...

    British Empire, British Isles, Commonwealth of Nations 873  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    [pic] Queenwood Department of English Year 11 Assessment: Area of Study Task 2: Creative Response Due Date: Tuesday 13th March (Day 2, Week 7) 2012 Word Limit: 800-1000 words Outcomes: P3, P4, P6-8, P11-13 Weighting: 10% ‘Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.’ Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy Using the stimulus provided, compose a narrative which demonstrates your understanding of relationships. You will be...

    Anna Karenina, Assessment, Demonstration 306  Words | 3  Pages

  • Behavior Explanation

    Revised Behavior Explanations Patricia Landeros Psychology 100 TTh 11:00-12:15PM April 7, 2011 BEHAVIOR EXPLANATION # 1 1. Behavior Observation/Description (5pts) One hot September day at around one o’clock, my boyfriend, Jonathan and I were strolling around the city of Downey, searching for a delicious place to have lunch. We then made the decision to grub at In n’ Out. As we walked down Firestone, I noticed an elderly man attempting to illegally cross the street. I was beginning to...

    Business Decision Mapping, Cognition, Decision engineering 2072  Words | 6  Pages

  • english

    Vocabulary Words for the English Midterm Collected and Typed By Julia Sullivan Part One: Vocabulary Form Literature “The Most Dangerous Game” Amenity = (noun) something that adds to one’s comfort or convenience; something that is nice to have but isn’t necessary Scruple = (noun) an uneasy feeling arising from one’s conscience or principals Solicitously = (adverb) with an expression of care or concern Tangible = (adj.) capable of being touched or felt; having actual form and substance...

    Adjective, First person, Grammatical person 1536  Words | 6  Pages

  • english

    better batter. So Betty Botter bought a bit of better butter Making Betty Botter's bitter batter better A Proper Copper Coffee Pot. Betty bopper's battering batton made bertie bopper bite her. The sixth sick sheik's sixth sheep's sick. Cecily thought Sicily less thistly than Thessaly. Irish Wristwatch, Swiss Wristwatch. Peggy Babcock. The bog above Bob Gorman's bog. Pleasant mother pheasant plucker. Red Leather, Yellow Leather. Red Lorry, Yellow Lorry. Rubber Baby Buggy Bumper. Smiley...

    Blood, Doctor, Doctor Who 1685  Words | 7  Pages

  • English

    Yesi English 3 Honors 1 May 2014 Conformity. In the world today, students are expected to be well behaved and follow all rules necessary to rise to the expectations of the school and the world. Students are expected to conform and become something they are not. The fact that students may have two different personalities because of schools and its rules and punishments. All different countries teach students how to think, act and how to follow all rules and expectations given to them. Rules...

    Conformity, Control, Dystopia 1104  Words | 4  Pages

  • Writing as an English Major

    Molyneaux Professor Howarth English 150 2 October 2013 Writing in the University The formula of a well-constructed English academic paper includes a clear, straightforward goal, the appropriate features using MLA format, and is relatable to outside of the academic setting. From analyzing a few academic papers and interviewing an English professor, Dr. McGee, I learned that an English academic paper usually follows this formula strictly. When writing an English paper, the goal and purpose go...

    Bibliography, Creative writing, Essay 909  Words | 3  Pages

  • english

    language has been threatened because of promotion of English use with the development of media. Second, information by media is limited for poor students. In Brunei, bilingual education system began in 1945. With the increasing use of English, media has been developed as well in last thirty years. Consequently, people can access to English anytime and everywhere. For example, with the increase of TV channels with satellite people learned to watch more English TV programs and by the Internet, people came...

    Bandar Seri Begawan, Borneo, Brunei 1466  Words | 6  Pages

  • English

    Sakib Choudhury Professor-Meredith Benjamin English-2150 13 March 2013 Snow White and Her Victims Growing up reading fairy tales all our lives, there was always a protagonist, and an antagonist. The moral of these fairy tales were all the same. It was the war between the good and the evil. After reading Anne Sexton poem’s “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”, which was one of the well-known Disney fairy tales, the story seemed to be a lot different than the original theme. Anne Sexton’s poem...

    Brothers Grimm, English-language films, Fairy tale 1317  Words | 4  Pages

  • English

    Guess Paper – 2009 Class – X Subject – English (Grammar) Make regular practice of English grammar at www.amuseonline.com Learn English from home. email : amrita@amuseonline.com Max. Marks 25 Que. 1. The following passage has not been edited. There is an error in each of the line against which a blank is given. Underline the incorrect...

    Doctor, English grammar, English-language films 688  Words | 4  Pages

  • English

    much. She keeps nagging him about school and taking responsibility. But his short friendship with Ishraqi makes him reconsider his life. He realizes how lucky he is for having so many possibilities and he starts appreciating his mother more. “He thought about Ishraqi not knowing if her parents were alive or dead and resolved not to argue with his mum for once” Line, 71, page 12. Max is 16 years old, he lives in London with his mother. Max’ father left because he had to ‘find’ himself. He hates...

    BRIT School, Cigarette, Croydon 920  Words | 3  Pages

  • Language and Thought

    Language and Thought No one would disagree with the claim that language and thought interact in many significant ways. There is great disagreement, however, about the proposition that each specific language has its own influence on the thought and action of its speakers. On the one hand, anyone who has learned more than one language is struck by the many ways in which languages differ from one another. But on the other hand, we expect human beings everywhere to have similar ways of experiencing...

    Anthropology, Benjamin Lee Whorf, Edward Sapir 2118  Words | 6  Pages

  • English

    MINUTES OF ENGLISH PANEL MEETING (15 Jan 2013 @ 1.35 pm, Physics Lab) Attendance : 1. Puan Adila bt Ahmad (Head of Panel) 2. Puan Julaila bt Yahya (Senior Teacher of Language Department) 3. Puan Zuraini bt Abdullah 4. Puan Suhaila bt Kayat 5. Puan Syazrin Syimee bt Sharifuddin 6. Puan Zuhira @ Suria bt Ghazali 7. Puan Asmaton bt Mohd Nawawi 8. Puan Robitah bt Nordin 9. Puan Santhi Nair a/p Baskaran Nair 10. En Mohd Azlan b. Mohd Ali Secretary : En.Azlan bin Mohd Ali Absentees...

    Education, English people, School 997  Words | 6  Pages

  • language and thought

    LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT Have you ever tried to catch yourself thinking? You can try to think while remaining conscious of your thinking process. Try and see if you are always thinking using language and, if yes, try to see if your language in the thinking process is very clear, grammatical or unclear and messy. Suppose we believe we can't think clearly without using language, what about those deaf and mute people? If they do not have a language, do they think without language or they do not think...

    Basic Color Terms: Their Universality and Evolution, Benjamin Lee Whorf, Cognition 1804  Words | 5  Pages

  • English

    Thane of Cawdor, and King hereafter. This caused Macbeth to shock and doubt about it. In addition to these feelings, he also showed fear to the prophecy because the prophecy invaded his private desire to power and exposed his hidden thoughts, which brought his hidden thoughts into reality. His innocence starts to lose more and more and the ambition brings him to madness. After this, he was still highly doubted of the prophecy, but Ross came and told him that he became the Thane of Cawdor, which made him...

    Edgar Allan Poe, Judi Dench, Lady Macbeth 1783  Words | 3  Pages

  • Explanations and Answers for Quotations

    breathed an eternal green that fevered men until they dripped sweat the way rubbery jungle leaves dripped the monsoon rain. It was there that Tayo began to understand what Josiah had said. Nothing was all good or all bad either; it all depended. Explanation for Quotation 1 >> One of the most important lessons Tayo learns in the course of the novel is that everything has both its positive and its negative aspects. This moment of realization comes early in the novel, as Tayo, newly returned to...

    Native Americans in the United States, Novel, Old age 2290  Words | 6  Pages

  • English

    English II- H, 1st period December 11,2012 In “Things fall apart” by Chinua Achebe. The main character Okonkwo is portrayed as a tragic hero. A tragic hero is a central or main character who is usually of high noble birth and demonstrates a “fatal flaw”. A fatal flaw is a characteristic that prompts him or her to take an action or make a decision that ultimately leads to his downfall or death. Aristotle’s definition of a tragic hero has four parts in order to be in order to determine if okonkwo...

    Chinua Achebe, Igbo people, KILL 1799  Words | 4  Pages

  • English

    rights. 4 Part – III PAPER – V: WESTERN POLITICAL THOUGHT F.M. 400 100 Marks Unit I 1. Greek political thought: main features – Plato: justice, communism – Aristotle: state, classifications of constitutions. 2. Roman political thought: theories of Law and Citizenship – contributions of Roman thought. 3. Medieval Political Thought in Europe: Main features. Unit II 1. Medieval political thought in Europe: main features. 2. Political thought of Reformation. 3. Bodin: contributions to the theory...

    Communism, Lok Sabha, Marxism 1624  Words | 7  Pages

  • english

    Seminar Group: SEM003 WRITTEN AND SPOKEN ENGLISH Giving effective presentations is one of the essentials when competing in the business world and taking up leadership positions. Yet, I was used to be a shy person, and afraid of public speaking before. I felt extremely nervous when making presentations in front of crowds. This year, being an Aiesecer member of the external relations team, it helps me to boost up my confidence in speaking English. I was given many opportunities to meet the...

    Better, Business ethics, China 1563  Words | 5  Pages

  • English

    Islamic Studies(Old & New Syllabi)/ Ethics (First Group)* English Language (First Group)** English (for B.Sc. Candidates) Education, (First Group) Applied Psychology/ Psychology, Microbiology Journalism, Chemistry, Space Science A Comp. A Evening: 2.00 P.M. TO 5.00 P.M. On Friday Only (2:30 P.M To5:30 P.M.) Subjects Sociology (Old & New Syllabi), Library and Information Science Islamic Studies (Old & New Syllabi)/ Ethics (Second Group) )* English Language (Second Group)** Paper A Comp. A A A 11th...

    Islam, Mathematics, Pakistan 559  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    Financial Reporting Standards, adopted by nearly 100 countries worldwide, continue to use fair value extensively—for example, in accounts concerning derivatives and hedges, employee stock options, financial assets, and goodwill impairment testing. One explanation for the rise of fair value accounting is that finance theory—in particular, the idea that financial markets are efficient and their prevailing prices are reliable measures of value—permeated academic accounting research in the 1980s and 1990s, thus...

    Asset, Balance sheet, Economics 869  Words | 3  Pages

  • Explanation of the poem by stanza

    Explanation of the poem by stanza TO THE FILIPINO YOUTH Hold high the brow serene, O youth, where now you stand; Let the bright sheen Of your grace be seen, Fair hope of my fatherland! In the beginning stanza, Rizal encourages the youth, by telling them to hold their heads high for they possess talents and skills and abilities that would make their country proud. Come now, thou genius grand, And bring down inspiration; With thy mighty hand, Swifter than the wind's violation, Raise the eager mind...

    Genius, Mind, Poetry 774  Words | 4  Pages

  • english

    Plot a course. Before you speak, try to make a quick mental outline of what you want to say. Some of the worst speeches came out of people who didn’t take a moment to organize their thoughts before opening their mouths. Your outline doesn’t even have to be in-depth; all you really need is a guide to help keep your thoughts on track. 4. Keep it short and sweet. Impromptu speeches aren’t expected to be long, epic narratives. In fact, the more concise you get, the better. A lot of people tend to hide...

    Academic dishonesty, Audience, Cheating 964  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    of man, who cannot change it. However it may be revealed or not, so it may change in human perception in time through new revelation. Divine law is eternal law, meaning that since God is infinite, then his law must also be infinite and eternal. EXPLANATION Divine batas ay anumang batas na iyon, ayon sa relihiyosong paniniwala, dumating nang direkta mula sa kalooban ng Diyos, sa kabilang banda na ginawa ng tao batas. Tulad ng natural na batas (na maaaring makikita bilang isang paghahayag ng banal...

    Divine law, Jurisprudence, Law 746  Words | 3  Pages

  • The English Sonnet: A Synopsis

    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 the original form, it is the legitimate...

    Iambic pentameter, Poetic form, Poetry 768  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    Best of the Web How to Read a Poem Summary Summary Chapter Summaries Stanza I (Lines 1-11) Stanza II (Lines 12-30) Stanza III (Lines 31-54) ADVERTISEMENT Table of Contents Stanza II (Lines 12-30) Summary The Poem Summary AP English Language AP English Literature SAT Test Prep ACT Exam Prep ADVERTISEMENT Stanza I (Lines 1-11) Summary Get out the microscope, because we’re going through this poem line-by-line. Lines 1-2 In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure dome...

    Genghis Khan, Kubla Khan, Kublai Khan 964  Words | 4  Pages

  • English

    mother made me read that book about the girl who drinks herself into a comma every night in order to forget about her abusive father, “aren’t you glad we are a normal family” she used to say when discussing the book with me; “if only you knew” I thought to myself. I hear Alice rolling around in her bed, she always seems so fulfilled with things, helping mum around the house, chatting to her friends, singing in the shower, how does she do it? Always has the boys at school looking at her, not a...

    Conflict, Mind, Mother 1043  Words | 2  Pages

  • English

    Jackie Stam Unit 5 Comp and Lit 1 Essay Holt tells us that joke books became routine after the first one was published in English in 1484. Jokes remained fairly lowbrow until the middle of the 19th century when with especially the clever retort became prized in English culture. A typical joke concerned a hefty fellow rushing to Florence late one evening. He asked a peasant “Do you think I’ll be able to make it through the city gate?” The man replied, “Why if a cart of hay can make it through...

    Comedy, Humor, Joke 812  Words | 3  Pages

  • english

    www.jntuworld.com || www.android.jntuworld.com || www.jwjobs.net || www.android.jwjobs.net Model Question Paper Subject Code:R13101/R13 I B. Tech I Sem Regular Examinations Feb. - 2014 ENGLISH-I Time: 3 hours Max. Marks: 70 Question Paper Consists of Part-A and Part-B Answer All the questions in Part-A Any Three Questions should be answered from Part-B ***** PART-A 1. Compulsory Question which consists of grammar prescribed in the text book (12+5+5=22) A (i) Write the Synonyms...

    Airline, Comprehension, Following 319  Words | 4  Pages

  • english

    Rani of Jhansi's life in which the author imagines an affair between the Rani and an English lawyer. Rani, a 2007 novel in English by Jaishree Misra. Nightrunners of Bengal, a 1951 novel in English by John Masters. Manu and Queen of Glory, (2011 & 2012) by Christopher Nicole, two novels about Lakshmibai from the time of her marriage until her death during the 'Indian Revolt' as seen and experienced by an English woman companion. Film and television The Tiger and the Flame (1953), one of the first...

    Baji Rao II, British Raj, East India Company 2363  Words | 7  Pages

  • English

    GCSE English Language – Unit Three Spoken Language Study – 10% AO2 i. Understand variations in spoken language, explaining why language changes in relation to contexts. ii. Evaluate the impact of spoken language choices in their own and others’ use. Example One Example Two Task Band / Grade Mark Description 5 24 23 22 21 Perceptive understanding of the way spoken language works. Perceptive understanding of the ways spoken language changes according to context and why these...

    According to Jim, Awareness, ConTeXt 302  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    Oborne also talks about the imperial time, “For many years it has been automatic in progressive circles to sneer at the Commonwealth as a meaningless relic of our imperial past” (p. 1, ll. 19.20). By this it is meant that in the past, UK-leaders had thought of the Commonwealth as an oppressive and actually hostile state institution. His argumentation in the text consists of using both negative and positive words to describe the politicians and their actions. His words contribute to setting them...

    British Empire, Canada, Commonwealth of Nations 936  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    client projects for overhead allocations and other relevant entries. Was part of the General Accounting and timesheets tasks transition between Manila Shared Service Center and Global Finance and Accounting, Chennai Tamil Nadu Skills: Fluent in English and Filipino Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Access and Oracle 11 Application Demonstrated interpersonal skills: equally effective, cooperative team player, hardworking, motivating and independent. Achievements: Certified...

    Accountancy, Accountant, Bookkeeping 425  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    wide range of needs, whether it is congratulating a team member on a new baby or announcing a new business tie-up. And last advantage is thought leadership. An active business blog projects the personality of the organization. Whether it is potential business associates, clients, employees, or investors, a good business blog can help you build thought leadership and credibility of your organization. Next are the disadvantages. First is promoting your business.  There’s a lot more competition...

    Advertising, Blog, Brand 822  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    jobs before going on to create some of his most influential work during the Harlem Renaissance; a time of Negro empowerment. Hughes was able to connect through his life experiences; his words carried meaning. Mr. Hughes was not afraid to express his thoughts and opinions towards otherwise "unspoken" subjects. He learned to not care about upsetting his audience. Even though he was sometimes insulted and ridiculed for his work, he remained true to his beliefs.  He appealed to all fighting and dreaming...

    African American, Arnold Rampersad, Harlem Renaissance 1126  Words | 5  Pages

  • No Future Tense in English?

    “When a truth is presented as the only truth, it is nothing more than a deception”. If applied to English teaching, this could be, perhaps, rephrased as: when a tense is presented to be used only for the time its name represents, it is nothing more than a deception. Generally, it is taught that the tenses are only to express actions of the time they “represent”, allowing the student to gain the misconception that tenses are entirely connected with time, even though their uses are by no means limited...

    Future, Grammatical tense, Past 864  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    solving abilities. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Date of Birth : 05-07-1988 Sex : Male Pan No. : BGQPR7157C Nationality : Indian Marital status : Married Spoken Languages : English, Hindi, Urdu Hobbies : Playing Outdoor and Indoor Games, Reading books and making new Friends. DECLARATION I hereby affirm that the above mentioned facts are true to the best of my knowledge and I hope...

    Greatest hits, Insurance, Microsoft 457  Words | 3  Pages

  • English

    defining point in the word "truly", it sets the theme for the rest of the poem which expands upon this idea of truth showing what it is and how it effects the air it touches. Another important word here is "continually", in my mind something cannot be thought of continually without some form of prompting: this prompting is his musing or concern over the men in the war. In the next few lines he defines artistically a characteristic he believes to be endowed in men of true greatness, that of passion. He...

    1930s, Fascism, League of Nations 910  Words | 3  Pages

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