• Thomas
    Recognized as one of the leading poets of modern Wales, R. S. Thomas writes about the people of his country in a style that some critics have compared to that nation's harsh and rugged terrain. Using few of the common poetic devices, Thomas's work exhibits what Alan Brownjohn of the New Statesman...
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  • Raves vs. Outrage
    Alan Pakula a script about a New York prostitute and a small-town private detective who has been hired to investigate the murder of his best friend. Excited by the idea of doing a character study that was also a thriller, Pakula immediately thought of Jane Fonda for the lead, since he had just met...
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  • Reflections
    , penguins, and diverse endemic island species. Some species of birds, particularly penguins and members of the Anatidae family, are adapted to swim. Birds also have digestive and respiratory systems that are uniquely adapted for flight. Some birds, especially corvids and parrots, are among the most...
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  • The Raven E.A. Poe
    understanding of its use of dark elements it’s no wonder that Poe uses a raven as the narrator’s tormentor and not his original idea of using a parrot. Throughout the human heritage you’ll find the presence of a raven is considered to be an sign of great strife in the witnesses future. The Norse god Oden was...
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  • Homo Floresiensis - the Hobbit
    Gogo. These islanders have described this Ebu Gogo as being about one meter tall, hairy, and prone to “murmuring” to each other in some form of language. They were also able to mimic the language of the islanders and say it back to them in a parrot-like fashion. The last legend featuring these...
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  • Cadbury's Adverts
    have a jingle or even a character that is associated with a particular product for example the – Cadbury Caramel Bunny and the Cadbury Mini Egg Parrot.  To update Cadburys marketing activity in 1996 they embarked on a revolutionary sponsorship deal with Coronation Street.  This deal has since...
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  • Animal Testing: a Normal Strategy for Many Years
    are involved in testing the products such as cleaning products that assist humans less than medicines or surgery. The major disadvantage of animal testing stated by John Frazier and Alan Goldberg of CAAT are “Animal discomfort and death, species-extrapolation problems and excessive time and expense...
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  • Seamus Heaney
    ), 1996. Finders Keepers: Selected Prose, 1971-2001, Farrar, Straus (New York, NY), 2002. EDITOR (With Alan Brownjohn) New Poems: 1970-1971, Hutchinson (London, England), 1971. Soundings: An Annual Anthology of New Irish Poetry, Blackstaff Press (Belfast, Northern Ireland), 1972. Soundings II...
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  • Musical Elements in Edgar Allan Poe's the Raven
    ........................................ 72 5.3.6. Conclusion ........................................................................................................ 73 5.4. Second Modern Musical Setting: The Alan Parsons Project and ―The Raven‖ ....... 76 5.4.1. Structural Musical Principle of Repetition and...
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  • Postmodernism
    The Death of Postmodernism And Beyond Alan Kirby says postmodernism is dead and buried. In its place comes a new paradigm of authority and knowledge formed under the pressure of new technologies and contemporary social forces. I have in front of me a module description downloaded from a British...
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  • Dian Fossey - Life and Death
    their way to the mountains, where Fossey met wildlife filmmakers Alan and Joan Root, who were filming gorillas in the Virunga Mountains. The Roots allowed Fossey to tag along. This was her first experience at high-altitude jungle hiking, and she had trouble keeping up as the couple and their African...
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  • Mimis Profile
    Section 1 Introduction Title: Mimus Author: Lilli Thal (Translator: John Brownjohn) Publishing details: First published in Germany by Gerstenburg, Verlag 2003. First published in English in 2005 NSW. Number of pages and chapters: Pages  378, chapters  22. Genre: Adventure, cruelty...
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  • Trivias
    Jackson's pet parrot was removed from his funeral for swearing. In 1992, approximately 750 deaths occurred in the United States due to workplace violence. In 19th-century Europe there was so much anecdotal evidence that living people were mistakenly declared dead that cadavers were laid out in...
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  • Historical consideration of English in Nigerian region
    an instant success in Britain, as was even reviewed by Mary Wollstonecraft.  Equiano, along with fellow West-African (Ghanaian) freed-slave writer, Ottobah Cugoano (born c. 1757), wrote in English in order to make poignant and pointed attacks against the institutional system of slavery.   Alan...
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  • Introduction to Linguistics
    to describe something similar. In a sentence, a synonym can be substituted by another synonym. However, the meaning of synonyms speaker or writer determines or predicates have different degrees, which indicates the meaning is actually different (Alan, 2004). Thus, it is the interaction between...
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  • Paper's for Everyone
    , and people with stars and garters, and elderly ladies with gigantic tiaras and parrot noses. She spoke of me as her dearest friend. I had only met her once before, but she took it into her head to lionize me. I believe some picture of mine had made a great success at the time, at least had been...
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  • taming a parrot
    General Purpose: I want to share some information with people how to tame a parrot to make a good friend Specific Purpose: By the end of my speech you are going to be informed with some important steps how to teach a parrot to be tamed. Central Idea/Thesis...
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  • Parrots
    The parrots are a broad order of more than 350 birds. Macaws, Amazons, lorikeets, lovebirds, cockatoos and many others are all considered parrots. Though there is great diversity among these birds, there are similarities as well. All parrots have curved beaks and all are zygodactyls, meaning they...
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  • Dan Brown - the Lost Symbol
    rid of her. She brought me up to royalties, and people with stars and garters, and elderly ladies with gigantic tiaras and parrot noses. She spoke of me as her dearest friend. I had only met her once before, but she took it into her head to lionize me. I believe some picture of mine had made a great...
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  • Narrative Essay
    MY BEAUTIFUL PARROT AND MY TROUBLED ROOSTER I remember when I was ten years old, and my dad used to tell me how attractive parrots were. But I argued with him that roosters were more beautiful than parrots because I had never seen a parrot before. I remember Dad when he brought me a parrot in a...
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