"My First Flight" Essays and Research Papers

  • My First Flight

    “There is such hate and rage inside me now that I know I have the power to destroy and kill.” Do you think Loung’s hate and rage made her strong in the face of adversity? Discuss. The novel, First They Killed My Father, written by and told from the perspective of Loung Ung, is a chilling tale of a disturbed childhood, where the impact and influence of the communist government, the Khmer Rouge, fuels the anger and perpetual loathing of the regime which she claims to be the sole reason of the separation...

    Communism, First They Killed My Father, Khmer Rouge 1159  Words | 3  Pages

  • Mechanics of Basketball

    offer a great amount of information on every player and team’s background, but feature players and teams from the past. Personally playing these games, my knowledge structures on the game of basketball and its history have been thoroughly fed. | -Existing knowledge on basketball has been a key factor in my experience with these genres. In years past, my knowledge on basketball and basketball topics has been limited to the most current events in the sports world.-Another is Comprehension. The text discusses...

    Audience, Carla Espinosa, Elliot Reid 1071  Words | 3  Pages

  • Comparison of "Death Be Not Proud" and "On My First Son"

    period between this world and the afterlife. The poems "On My First Son" by Ben Jonson and "Death Be Not Proud" by John Donne are perfect examples of those two arguing sides. "On My First Son" has a very distinct tone of being sad and morbid about death that is evident throughout the poem. On the other hand "Death Be Not Proud" has an angry and witty tone about death, saying that death should not be feared but embraced. The poem "On My First Son" is a elegy about Ben Jonson's son who died at the...

    Afterlife, Beijing Subway, Ben Jonson 807  Words | 2  Pages

  • Book Report on "First They Killed My Father"

    Book Report on First They Killed My Father by Loung Ung The name of one of the books that I read this summer is called "First they Killed my Father" by Loung Ung. I choose this book because it was recommended by an older friend and it was recommended to me by my English teacher. My older friend told me this was a good book and he couldn't put it down. He also told me that it was a easy read and that I would like it. My English teacher also told me that this book is good and that I would be interested...

    Cambodia, First They Killed My Father, Khieu Samphan 614  Words | 2  Pages

  • History of the First Airplane and Flight

    Airplanes, Flight The history of the airplane and flight. airplane flight wright brothers jet engine The inventors of the first airplane were Orville and Wilbur Wright. On December 17, 1903, the Wright brothers made the first successful experiment in which a machine (aka airplane) carrying a man rose by its own power, flew naturally and at even speed, and descended without damage. What is an Airplane? Most of us only have to look up into the sky to see an airplane, and many of us have traveled...

    Aircraft, Fixed-wing aircraft, Frank Whittle 600  Words | 3  Pages

  • First Flight Experience

    My First Flight Experience Have you ever felt scared when you are put in a foreign situation for the first time? You probably felt it was scary at first but afterwards you might have found it very amazing. Experience is what everybody may have to go through eventually. I was always afraid of experiencing new things because of fear in me. As I got older, however, I realized that going through these experiences could be very beneficial and a lot of fun. Something I did not know at the time, however...

    Aircraft hijacking, Belt, Debut albums 1099  Words | 3  Pages

  • The First Flight Has Changed My Life

    As a graduate student in economics, it is much easier to have a conversation with you, rather than tell you my life story. Kirkuk, a city of 1 million people, is where I saw the world for my first time. It is a city rich in oil in Kurdistan-Iraq, also called the “black gold city.” Those are all nice facts but it still is not the best place to spend your entire life, there is plenty of corruption, political and security issues, etc. Because of this, I dreamed of coming to the United States...

    American films, City, English-language films 1096  Words | 6  Pages

  • My First on Firsts Narrative

    Esguerra, Aya Micaela Q. English1 Narrative Essay My First on Firsts Never have I ever been the risk-taker type of person. I kept on rationalizing and reasoning out that things should be done according to a valid purpose just to avoid being asked to do them. And frankly, I found every purpose or reason other people trying to convince me tell, in any way possible, invalid. I have escaped many adventures in life and lost opportunities that were already laid out in front of me. I practically...

    Family, Mother, Prince 1132  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First

    bender is a simple swap of information, but have you ever been in a real car crash? It isn’t the easiest thing to go through, especially if you don’t have insurance. Luckily that wasn’t the case for me. On Monday, September 17th, 2012, I was in my first car accident. I would never thought with the way I drive I could be in a big car wreck. I am a really conservative driver and abide by all laws. It all started when I made the decision to go down the road that leads into a very busy highway to cross...

    Crash, Road accidents, Traffic collision 1298  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Experience in Flight

    How many people have the good fortune to travel by plane? I was one of the fortunate few. My first flight in the air was the most exciting experience in my life. I was travelling from Delhi to London by air. I entered the aeroplane in the morning. It was like getting into a car or bus but the noise of the machine made us feel that it was different. Soon the plane took off and rose in the air higher and higher. The buzzing sound which had fascinated me continued. When I looked down, things looked...

    Aircraft, London Heathrow Airport, Plane 516  Words | 2  Pages

  • My First Flight

    As exhilarated as I was, I was not mentally prepared for everything that was about to happen. My heart thumped wildly against my chest. I was in a nervous wreck as I dragged my bag along the carpet floor, heading towards the corridor. The hall was filled with people from different walks of life. I glanced up and noticed a sign telling me that I could get on. Butterflies were all over in my tummy, but the anticipation of the monumental event that was about to take place was even greater. “Today’s...

    Fear, Flight, Plane 980  Words | 2  Pages

  • My First Skydiving Experience

    My First Skydiving Experience "Jumping is fun! Skydiving is not just falling; it is flying—the closest we have been able to come to free, unencumbered, non-mechanical individual flight," says Mike Turoff in the book The Skydiver's Handbook. I totally agree with him because skydiving provides the maximum liberty that one can ever experience. In this article, I'd like to describe to you my first jump in order to show you how much fun skydiving is. First of all, I learned about skydiving via the...

    Accelerated Freefall, Drop zone, Jump 1095  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Trip Home

    My First Trip Home I am originally from Moldova, a country in Eastern Europe. My country was a part of Romania and for a longer period a part of Soviet Union. Since I was seven years old I knew that I would live abroad, because all my three older brothers were living in Europe and I got information from them that Europe has many developed countries. Who does not want to live in a developed country? Everyone wants to live in a developed country, where people can achieve their dreams, and be successful...

    Culture, Cyprus, Developed country 2554  Words | 6  Pages

  • First Flight

    the backseat of my mother’s BMW, nervously clenching my seatbelt strap with my right hand. Riding in the backseat westbound on Hwy 285 headed for Atlanta Airport, I started to realize this is it. I am actually about to get on a plane for the first time to Hawaii. As excited as I was, I was not prepared for everything that was about to happen. Before the flight, the flight, and the aftermath of the flight left unforgettable memories for me. Placing my bags on the scale as my mother checked me...

    Airport security, Debut albums, Flight 637  Words | 2  Pages

  • My First Semester in College

    My First Semester in College High school students just like me preparing for their visit to the campus of their choice anticipating on their transition from a high school education to a college education: leading them to the next phase of their life for success. Like me, probably was one of the most exciting moments of their life. Getting accepted and attending one of the greatest universities in the world. However, my greatest challenge was leaving my family and friends behind as I would...

    College, Education, High school 1480  Words | 4  Pages

  • My first day at the university

     ‘My First Day at University’ Every student of college, in his life dreams about his university life. It is the dream of every student to get admission in a university of high esteem. I also thought about the same thing. My first day at University is an important event of my life. To me it is an unforgettable day. During my school or college days, I had a glimpse of university life from my elder cousins. I was most curiously waiting for the day when I would start my university life. I thought...

    Administration, Business school, Floor 892  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Love

    My First Love Finally I heart the million-dollar word, "yes" after the eight-hour long walk with her. My best friend was mad at me .I could see the anger in her eyes like a black cloud ready for a thunderstorm. It was five years ago, janaury 7th ,a sunny warm day at about 10:00 AM, I met her at the bus stop after wating for an hour.With in our three years friendship, I saw her get angry many times, but not like on that day. I said sorry more than...

    2006 singles, 2007 albums, 2008 singles 1130  Words | 3  Pages

  • Accomplishing My First Speech

    Ryan Sheopersad Speech 100 – 153 Spring 2012 ACCOMPLISHING MY FIRST SPEECH Post Speech Analysis - Draft # 1 When I picture a person giving a speech, I imagine someone confident, alert, standing with good posture, completely in control of their audience. I visualize a person standing behind a podium well dressed, and excited to deliver their material. For me my first intro speech was about conveying the image of what I felt a public speaker should be. How they stand, how they speak, and how they...

    Anxiety, Claustrophobia, Conclusion 873  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Run on a Snowtube

    on my break from school. My grandmother had called my father and asked if my brother and I would be interested in going snow tubing at Hunter Mountain, and I was so excited that I nearly peed my pants. The plans had been arranged and set for the following morning, so we went directly to bed with smiles on our faces. The next morning when we all awoke, we ate breakfast immediately. I demolished my plate of blueberry pancakes with syrup because I was so anxious to get onto the hills. My grandmother...

    1247  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Submarine Underway

    My First Submarine Underway I was stationed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and had recently graduated from Advanced Sonar School in Groton, Connecticut. In May of 2000 I embarked on my first submarine underway of my navy career. To have been there was one of the worst moments in my life. I arrived on the USS Key West full of energy and ready to finally start my job after six months of grueling sonar school. Little did I know my new division had other things in store for me. Immediately I was handed...

    Battalion, Fire extinguisher, Military ranks of the United States Navy 1098  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Visit to Nigeria

    reconstruct my first visit to Nigeria. The journey took place when I was seventeen in early 1993, during which time Nigeria was under the military rule of General Sanni Abacha. For the most part of my trip I stayed in Lagos, former capital state and still highly recognised as the commercial capital of Nigeria, although I did visit other parts of the country including Ondo State and Jos. Between this time and the time I left, in early 1994, I experienced and learnt a lot about the Nigerian culture. My main...

    Abuja, English language, Fela Kuti 2146  Words | 5  Pages

  • My first day in the United States

    Hundreds of various thoughts and dreams crossed my mind, awakened frightened because of wind shears. Still feeling sleepy, the captain started talking about the weather in Houston and how much time left till landing. We would approach Houston in a short time and my first day in the United States was about to begin. My first day in the United States disturbed me too much although it ended well. At this time one of the stewardesses came to me and gave me special form for US arrival security. I have...

    2007 singles, Debut albums, I'm Right Here 1155  Words | 5  Pages

  • My First Date

    Jones ENGL 1203 3 September 2013 My First Date There are clothes strewn on my bed, chair, and all over the floor of my room. After changing outfits repeatedly for the past hour, I have finally decided on the right one: a short (stops right above the knees), dark brown, crinkled skirt; a white tank top tucked inside the skirt; and a pair of brown, sequined cowgirl boots. My long, brown, wavy hair is down and free, and I am using an all-natural appearance with my makeup. I sure hope I look good because...

    Brown, Eye color, ILOVEYOU 1087  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Time in Hawaii

    Small Bintu Fofanah Prof.David Bahr FIRST TIME IN HAWAII My first experience in Honolulu, Hawaii was really,really exciting and unforgettable. It's a beautiful and tropical land full of wildlife and amazing things. For example the languages of the many tribes spoken there are different. One of the main languages there is called Sommore. The military is one of the main job...

    English-language films, Hawaii, Hawaiian language 1668  Words | 4  Pages

  • My First Military Experience

    My First Military Experience The date was September 23rd 2003. I was leaving my home for the first time; I had been dreading the unknown of entering basic military training for months. I knew difficult challenges would lie ahead, but little did I know what changes were about to become of me in my first military experience. The trainees were stuffed into the bus like sardines; I was shoved to the very back on the floor by exit sign. The smell of fear and the odor of a gym locker room filled the...

    Lackland Air Force Base, Military, Military education and training 996  Words | 3  Pages

  • First Accomplishment in My Life

    First Accomplishment in My Life It is so difficult to live in the United States, the land of opportunity, without education and the English language. Without these two things, our lives seem like meaningless. My family is one of the victims of this problem. Two years ago, when I was a senior student in high school, I almost could not graduate from high school with diploma in hand because of failing the exit exam twice and my lack knowledge of English. At that time, I really wanted to...

    Anxiety, English language, English people 1124  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Day in College

    One day, while I was laying peacefully on my bed, my mother came in with a letter from Florida A&M University. I didn't really want to speculate anything because a few days before I received a letter from another college saying that I wasn't accepted. Nevertheless I was still excited when I opened it and even more so when I read that I had been accepted. So without much hesitation I packed up and headed to Tallahassee. When I arrived my mother and I took care of registration and a plethora of things...

    Walking 922  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Date

    My First Date It was a pleasant Saturday morning when I woke up. Half-asleep, I went to the bathroom, took a bath to wake up myself from my post-slumber. I merrily did my morning routine and as I went down to our kitchen to feed a seemingly growling lion which I call my stomach, I couldn’t help but sneer for I knew that something worth remembering would happen later that day. “First date,” I said, “my very first one… with her.” As I ate my not-so-yummy cereals for my breakfast, I constantly...

    National Mall, Shopping mall, The Devil Went Down to Georgia 1111  Words | 4  Pages

  • My First Prom

    If I could turn back the hands of time, I would live my first prom once again. It was a dream came true after many years living in my imagination. Ever since I was told about how princesses meet their princes and how they lead each other passionately through a dance, I had always dreamed of my own dance, the beautiful dresses and someone to guide me. At last, the prom night came but not the way I had thought, it turned out to be totally different, especially different. Let’s go back to January...

    Dance, Debut albums, English-language films 1326  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Job

    Professor Sre FYS 8 September 2014 My First Job I got my first job at sixteen because my parents required it. However, I had no intention of getting a job and wanted to continue being a teenager where I had little responsibility. As I looked around my hometown for a job, I found that there were not a lot available. I finally was able to find a job close to my house at a local Dairy Queen working for minimum wage. Now that I had a job I had to make decisions in time I spent between friends...

    Employment, Fast food, Food 1137  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Marathon

    My First Marathon By the time I entered Tsinghua University in 2006, my life had been occupied by boring studying for several years. There were many things that I never believed I could do like being a monitor of class, getting into a fancy relationship or dancing on the stage. If those were things I had still imagined, marathon was one thing that I had never imagined. A distance of 42.195 kilometers (about 26.4 miles) was not kidding. In the first month I went to Tsinghua, the student union...

    Beijing, Haile Gebrselassie, Marathon 1482  Words | 4  Pages

  • My First Cruise

    My First Cruise Have you ever wanted to travel the world? What made you want to travel? I went on a cruise in June of 2011. I’d say it was the best time of my life. I got to swim in the ocean, Meat people from other cultures, and discovered parts of the world I’ve never seen. The name of the cruise ship was Destiny. Maybe it’s my destiny to travel the world. It all started one early morning in June. I was awake and was so anxious I hadn’t slept all night. I was ready for my first out of...

    Cruise ship, Cruise ships, Meyer Werft 1975  Words | 5  Pages

  • My First Car

    day in the city of brotherly love (Philadelphia). I was with my dad and my little brother who kept nagging about the ninety degree weather. We were so exhausted from waiting for one hour until the right car was ready to be auctioned. We were at the Philadelphia Parking Authority auction lot. I was so enthusiastic that I was going to have a car, that I can call my own, not my mom's minivan nor my dad's dodge charger. This was a reward from my parent because I was going to graduate High School before...

    Automobile, Car wash, Family 1281  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Pet

    My first pet Convincing a family to adopt a pet kitten can prove to be quite troublesome. Owning a pet requires a decent amount of free time and great responsibility. Staying persistent in your endeavors and showing your family just how serious you are can prove to be rewarding in the end. Caring for a pet cat can prove be a major responsibility for an eight year old. Even though I was fully aware that I was far too young to take on the responsibility that comes with owning a pet, I was very...

    Cat, Cat coat genetics, Head 1086  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Rock Concert

    across the stage in his ridiculous outfits. My father would nostalgically reminisce of the epic guitar solos of the Eagles, Don Felder. My father being a teenager during the height of the rock music era afforded him certain opportunities to see the big hair bands perform live during their prime. When I was still a boy, he would tell me stories of concerts he had been to and rock legends he had met. I had always wanted to have such an experience and last month my wish was finally granted. I called some...

    Concert, Eagles, Glam metal 978  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Job

    was about to make a transition to high school. At the age of fifteen, my only concern was trying to figure out how I was going to do at a new school, however, my mother had other plans for me. She decided that it was time for me to get a job. My mother was considered more as a single mom at the time. Even though our stepdad was existent, he didn’t really do much to help out with having us grow unless it was for personal gain. My mother also functioned in a similar way. She didn’t want me to work solely...

    Employment, Recruitment, Sonic the Hedgehog 1864  Words | 5  Pages

  • My First Computer

    Running Head: My First Computer My First Computer Robert Fehn Park University Introduction to Computer CS140 03 May 2005 My First Computer Introduction I began working with computers about 3 years ago. Needless to say it was a shocking experience sitting in front of a picture tube and not knowing how it worked or where to begin. I began by hitting buttons and asking question at the same time. The first computer that I bought was a new Packard Bell 486 with windows 3.1 and a Cannon...

    Analog computer, Colossus computer, Computer 1376  Words | 4  Pages

  • My First Permission

    My First Permission. It was a beautiful hot Friday on the summer 2006. I was in school with my friend we were in gym at the time we were planning a pool party for the next day. We were so exited cause it was going to be the 1st time that we were going to ask for permission to go out by ourselves. Personally me, I was really nervous. Since i was the youngest daughter my parents were extremely stricted with me, so deep inside I was afraid to my parents reaction. My friends...

    Crying, Family, Father 617  Words | 4  Pages

  • Saving My First Kiss

    Saving My First Kiss Why I’m keeping confetti in my closet “Saving my first kiss” is what I strongly cherish, value and believe in. Even before having read the book, my lips are one of the things I keep untouched, purposely holding back the gift of my first kiss. This is so because, growing up, me, my cousins and my friends always talked and told stories about fairytales and how one kiss can change everything. Obviously, I grew up believing that there would be this someone special who...

    English-language films, Happiness, I'm Still Waiting 1018  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Love

    distance really means to me is if you truly love someone you must first give it a chance to fail, if it survives it is going to be stronger than ever..and being an ocean part is pure proof of this .He's the fire to my iceit was like a flick of a cigarette I was gone just like thatwe both knew i was leaving, did we ever think it would come so fast?oh how i want the taste of your lips pressed against mineand your roaming fingers on my hungry skinminutes feels like hours, hours feel like daysI’ve stamped...

    2002 singles, 2006 singles, 2007 singles 1197  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Very First Memory

    unbearable sadness. Much like a potter molds clay our experiences mold us for the better and erstwhile for the worst. I have two memories of my early life that stick out most to me. My first memory I want to share is of fracturing my arm. I was eight when this transpired. I went to a day camp every summer. The camp was in the neiborhood where I grew up, so all my comrades went to the same camp. We would play all kinds of games and there were many activities for us to participate in like swimming and...

    Best Friends, English-language films, Memory 1032  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Time in a Mosque

    My first Experience In a Mosque In this research, I am going to explain an experience that I encounter. What was like to be inside a mosque? I went to The Islamic Center of Passaic on Sunday 10/7/12 at 7:00 AM, the Sufi mosque is located in 152 Derrom Ave in Paterson, NJ. To start my research first, I went to the mosque in person and of course I needed their permission, so I spoke with Inman Mohammad Qatanani, which I thank him so much for letting me have the experience. I told the Inman my reason...

    Allah, Arabic language, God 1752  Words | 4  Pages

  • My First Acid Trip

    Narrative and Descriptive Essay My First LSD Trip Ever since I heard of LSD, I’d always been interested in it. I could never believe that taking a drug could literally alter your reality. It even makes your subconscious come out into the real world. It’s even described as having your dreams come true. I’d research experience stories and all the facts, but I really just needed to try it myself! A few friends and I were sitting around playing Dead Space 3, when my friend Kyle told me that he could...

    Bad trip, Chair, Grateful Dead 1314  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Horse

    Dusty Boyd Comp. 099-10 Cara Swafford March 5, 2013 My First Horse Remember when you were a little kid and you always asked your parents for a pony? Well I was one of those little girls. I would always go up to my parents and ask but I always got a big "NO" and it devastated me knowing that I could never have a horse as a child. But I was shocked to find out I was finally getting my very first horse about 7 years ago. My childhood dream was coming true. Trying to find a horse is a lot of...

    Bit, Equestrianism, Horse 1180  Words | 3  Pages

  • Upon My First Son

    this story can interpret it in two ways. One way is that Ben Jonson has had his son’s life taken from him at the age of seven years old and his name was Benjamin. We are able to figure this out when he puts it in a Hebrew context and says “child of my right hand;” this is the Hebrew translation for the name Benjamin. Now his father is writing a poem about his son and is grieving over it and all the wrong he felt he did in just the little amount of time he was given with his son. No parent should...

    Benjamin, Christianity, Heaven 1105  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Museum Trip

    FAS 101 09 October 2011 My First Museum Trip When I read this assignment I realized that I have never actually been to an art museum. I immediately logged onto the computer and discovered that I live only a few miles from the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Va. I was very interested to put the things that I have learned during my art class to use in the museum. Although I was not sure what style of art I would like or dislike, I was going to take my time and look at them all. The Chrysler...

    Abstract expressionism, Art, Arts 788  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Real First Love

                Narrative Writing Essay  My First Love is My Last  As a senior in Highschool I was enrolled in three AP classes, went to a bible  study two nights a week, and participated in gymnastics, cheerleading, and track. I  guess you can say that I was a pretty busy kid and I never had a ton of time to hangout  with my friends. I was able to go to one football game this season, and that was the  most I have been able to be with my friends in a long time. To ​ exacerbate​  my problem  of not ever having any free time, my Mother is a very strict...

    Logical fallacies, Rhetoric 1801  Words | 5  Pages

  • First They Killed My Father

    “classless agrarian society'', a radical form of agrarian communism where the whole population had to work in collective farms or forced labor projects. The Khmer Rouge revolutionary army enforced this mostly with extreme violence. The book “First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers”, written by Luong Ung, is the author’s story of growing up during this time period. She was five years old when the Khmer Rouge came into power. As stated in the author’s note, “From 1975 to 1979...

    Cambodia, Cambodian Civil War, Democratic Kampuchea 1028  Words | 3  Pages

  • First They Killed My Father

    First They Killed My Father.. quotes Death and Revenge: * P 146 - I hate the soldiers... I etch their faces into my memory and plan for the day when I come back and kill them. * P 159 – We are all different now... I am sad and many days I wish I am dead. * P 143 – My hate empowers and scares me... Rage makes me want to survive. * P 251 – Holding on to my hate for the Khmer Rouge soldiers also allows me to go on living the mundane details of life. * P 168 – I need the new memories...

    Khmer Rouge, KILL, Pol Pot 1715  Words | 5  Pages

  • my first conk essay

    Racial defacing In Malcolm X’s excerpt My First Conk, He describes the process to get a conk. He talks about how his friend will do it for free instead of paying for it. He then goes on to list the items they need to buy to make the “congolene” to make the conk. They need “Red Devil lye, two eggs, and two medium- sized white potatoes… and a large jar of Vaseline, a large bar of soap.” Then the drugstore clerk comments about the Malcolm X getting a conk and Malcolm proudly says “Right!” He later...

    African American, Afro-Latin American, Black people 1849  Words | 5  Pages

  • Flight

     It is a warm, peaceful Sunday afternoon. Zits, from Flight, is on his way to his favorite coffee shop in Seattle, Washington. As he approaches the coffee shop he senses a strange aura emanating from the front patio of the shop. He pays no attention to this ominous feeling, but he does notice that a strange figure is sitting in his usual spot. He does not want to seem rude so he goes over and politely asks the figure if they knew that that was his spot. As he moves closer Zits notices that...

    A Different World, Child development, Childhood 864  Words | 3  Pages

  • My first day of College 2

    First Day in Delta College January, 14th 2014, was my first day at Delta College. I have heard some say that their first day of college was full of excitement, but for me it was completely new experience. My first day in Delta College was a memorable experience due to three reasons: I was exposed to the new environment, I met new teachers, and I met some new friends. On the first day of college, I saw the new environment and it made me feel more and more comfortable. At my first glimpse...

    2008 in film, David Crane, Education 859  Words | 3  Pages

  • My First Driving Experience

    was around. I can easily relate to the essay because at my home English is a second language to my parents. Though it wasn’t as noticeable as Amy’s mother, but there were times where I heard my mother have a hard time speaking to people because she could not get her point across. There were times where I had to step in and just say “she means this, not that.” Growing up in a home where English is not the first language to me becomes your first Language because at the home everyone uses it to communicate...

    Creative writing, Essay, French language 1027  Words | 5  Pages

  • My First Love

    beneath them. The cool stillness of the night was breathtaking; quite literally, for the air would steal the warmth of our breath in a puff of fog as we panted through the trees, who towered above us, menacingly. I was in love with them, with the fog of my breath. I was in love with the fall. Nevertheless, I was detached from it. It was as if I was looking upon the scene from another point of view. I can still see him, the way I did then, just as clearly as I could see the night. I can still see the...

    2107  Words | 5  Pages

  • My first original speech … .. .

    Hey here I include my first speech written and spoken by me on the ocassion of Sport Days 2k9 of our college. All liked it a lot. I hopu u guys also lik it reading. 1. Assembly of Athletes (01) Aim: To make the students ready for the event of march-past. Dialogue 01: “I request all the flag holders to take their respective positions with there squads.” 2. Arrival of the chief guest (02) cum Reception of the chief guest (03) cum pinning of rosette / presentation of bouquet...

    Going-to future, Sergeant, Shall and will 1007  Words | 5  Pages

  • Flight Centre

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  • My First Ride

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  • Interview with a Flight Paramedic

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