• Notes - Writers Craft
    its origin. It is the true study of the word in question. Etymology = Greek etumos/ology = study/science * Example: hippos(hose)/potamus(river) * Example: opera (Italy)/ meant going to work * Example: greek(tele)/long distance micro (small) Unit 1: Writing Variable Write=Speak ...
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  • PDAF
    actions." Ronald Reagan "We are accountable only to ourselves for what happens to us in our lives." Mildred Newman "Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life." Denis Waitley Unity "Unity to be real must stand the severest strain without breaking." Mahatma Gandhi "United...
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  • Meds
    Aristotle on Greek Tragedy   The word tragedy literally means "goat song," probably referring to the practice of giving a goat as a sacrifice or a prize at the religious festivals in honor of the god Dionysos. Whatever its origins, tragedy came to signify a dramatic presentation of high seriousness...
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  • Interpretation of a Publiscistic Piece of Writing
    subjective about the overall situation, the author manages to present the facts objectively and exposes a true-to life analysis of the issue on the agenda. • WHAT MAKES IE CONVINCING AND PERSUASIVE Well-grounded arguments, vivid and eye-catching examples, illustrations, clarity, mention the role of the...
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  • Bush
    and paradox. Euripides' role as a dramatic innovator, however, is unquestionable: the simplicity of his dialogue and its closeness to natural human speech patterns paved the way for dramatic realism, while the emotional vacillations in many of his works created our understanding of melodrama. Admired...
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  • notes
    Lefty switch nationalities when they leave Smyrna, pretending to be French citizens so they can board the boat. In the genocidal struggle between the Greeks, the Turks, and the Armenians, nationality becomes a crime punishable by cruel and violent death. And later, in America, Cal points out how nationality...
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  • Publication for an Apologetic Dictionary
    comes from the Greek word apologia (απολογία), which means in defense of. Therefore, a person involved in Christian apologetics is a defender of Christianity or Christian apologist (apologete in older literature). This Classical Greek term appears in the Koine Greek (that is, common Greek) of the New...
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  • Medea
    and paradox. Euripides' role as a dramatic innovator, however, is unquestionable: the simplicity of his dialogue and its closeness to natural human speech patterns paved the way for dramatic realism, while the emotional vacillations in many of his works created our understanding of melodrama. Admired...
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  • Australia
    to be a true Australian, you could be a multicultural mix of many. The true Australian identity is linked to opportunity and the hope of a better life. It would be too simplistic to claim that the true Australian identity could be defined effectively by examining the indigenous communities that existed...
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  • My Exams
    dry-as-dust academic paper and a magazine article in Scientific American. So there you have it, in a nutshell: A problem/solution white paper is a persuasive essay, sponsored by a certain organization to provide helpful information about overcoming a certain problem, and formatted to look something like...
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  • COMM 101 Exam 1 Study Guide
    Careers (teaching communication skills to health professionals, or large-scale health campaigns) g. Government/politics (political consultants or speech writes) h. Public relations (manage the public image of an org.) i. Advertising (marketing) j. Electronic media/radio television/ broadcasting ...
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  • Speech to the Virginia Analysis
    05, October 2012 Speech to the Virginia Analysis In the Speech to the Virginia Convention given by Patrick Henry he displays his deep understanding of rhetoric in a very persuasive speech. Patrick Henry uses ethos, allusions, and syntax as elements of persuasion in his speech. Patrick Henry...
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  • I AM NOT SCARED
    to be a true Australian, you could be a multicultural mix of many. The true Australian identity is linked to opportunity and the hope of a better life. It would be too simplistic to claim that the true Australian identity could be defined effectively by examining the indigenous communities that existed...
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  • The Odyssey
    The Odyssey The Greeks believed that The Odyssey was composed by Homer. It is probable that Homer lived in the eighth century in Ionia, the Greek-inhabited coast and islands off central western Turkey. Homer is thought to have been writing towards the end of the eighth century BC. There was a great...
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  • Music on the brain
    Persuasive Introduction: Questions: -Who in the classes turns to Advil or some sort of pharmaceutical when they have headache or are in pain? -Who in the class has ever tried listens to music when they have a headache or are in pain? Have you ever heard of the saying that music is medicine...
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  • Charteris Black Politicians and Rhetoric the Persuasive Power of Metaphor
    Politicians and Rhetoric The Persuasive Power of Metaphor Jonathan Charteris-Black Politicians and Rhetoric Also by Jonathan Charteris-Black CORPUS APPROACHES TO CRITICAL METAPHOR ANALYSIS Politicians and Rhetoric The Persuasive Power of Metaphor Jonathan Charteris-Black © Jonathan...
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  • History
      The modern age is an age of electricity. People are so used to electric lights, radio, televisions, and telephones that it is hard to imagine what life would be like without them. When there is a power failure, people grope about in flickering candlelight, cars hesitate in the streets because there...
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  • Studying
    .................................................................................................. 1 Skill Prewriting: Brainstorming to write a persuasive essay on demand................................................... 4 Skill Researching: Developing topic ideas to begin the research process .....
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  • Creon's Speech
    Zita Chan 4G (7) How is Creon’s character introduced through his opening speech in the First Episode (lines 159-195) and how does this speech create tension? The bestowal of ruling legitimacy upon Creon sparks off the Greek tragedy. Polyneices and Eteocles, brothers of Antigone killed each other...
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  • A CASE STUDY OF PARANOID SCHIZOPHRENIA AS SEEN IN “A BEAUTIFUL MIND”
    maintenance phase, however, relapses are not unusual and patients do not always return to full functioning. The English term schizophrenia comes from two Greek words that mean "split mind." It was observed around 1908, by a Swiss doctor named Eugen Bleuler, to describe the splitting apart of mental functions...
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