"Recount Text" Essays and Research Papers

Recount Text

WRITING RECOUNT TEXT USING PICTURES SERIES ABSTRACT The ability of the eight grade students of SLTP Negeri 1 Probolinggo in writing recount text was still unsatisfactory. The students were unable to express their ideas in a good paragraph. They made a number of mistakes in their writing in terms of content, organization, vocabulary, and grammar. To overcome this problem, the researcher tries to use picture series as a strategy in the teaching writing in recount text. ...

Bali, Better, Creative writing 1836  Words | 5  Pages

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text types matrix

Text Type Context Purpose Audience Relationship Experts to learners Give out detailed information about a particular topic Interested people Information Non-narrative text type designed to document, organize and store factual information. Knowledgeable people to people with no or little information about a topic learners Examples Encyclopedia Dictionary References Leaflets/Brochures Those wishing to be informed Explanation Instruction Exposition ...

Essay, Fiction, Literature 269  Words | 4  Pages

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Connected Text

English—connected texts study Due date: Week 2 Term 4 |From the Curriculum Statement: | |‘In the connected texts study each student will consider texts in relation to each other, to the context in which they are | |generated, and to the context in which they are read or viewed. This will give students the opportunity to consider themselves| |in relation to the texts from points of view...

Focus, TEXT, Text messaging 1353  Words | 6  Pages

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000 that get injured yearly? There are many ways to prevent these accidents. The first is to just simply not do it! According to a Nationwide Insurance study in 2008, 66% of drivers between the age of 18 and 24 send or receive text messages while behind the wheel. Text messaging while driving leads the list as the biggest distraction while driving. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that distracted drivers account for almost 80% of all crashes and 65% of near-crashes in the...

Instant messaging, Mobile phone, Philippines 2212  Words | 6  Pages

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English Language: Categorising Texts

has certain characteristics and style that is unique to each individual writer. This of course differs according to the texts function, and its method of imparting information. For example the style a newspaper is written in will differ greatly to that of an advert, because of the different objectives both aspire to attain. These various objectives affect everything about that text- from its lexis to the way it is communicated. It is for this reason that you would be unlikely to find an instruction...

Creative writing, Persuasion, Regulatory Focus Theory 1041  Words | 3  Pages

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Can a Text Ever Be Neutral?

Every text, written or visual, exists within a system of values which ‘underpins’ it. These values create a viewpoint, which is presented through the use of numerous techniques. Biographies use convention such as narrative and point of view, as well as language and selection of detail. Documentaries also use language and selection of details and conventions such as interviews, juxtapostion, camerawork and dramatic music. Since we all have different values, all texts will have a different viewpoint...

Bias, Culture, First-person narrative 1152  Words | 3  Pages

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To Text or Not to Text?

me four times longer to hit the brake [while being distracted and driving]” (1). Therefore, LeBeau’s results matched up with the final results for Car and Driver Magazine; it took an unimpaired driver .54 seconds to break, yet for a person sending a text while driving, it took 70 more feet to break. Furthering Car and Driver Magazine’s study, it shows that it only took a legally drunk person four more feet to stop (LeBeau 1). With this said, a person could be at legal limit of .08, yet still be safer...

Automobile, Cellular network, Driver's license 1191  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Linguistics

Text linguistics Module I. Classificationally meaningful characteristics of the text as an integral and independent object of investigation. Lecture 6. Conceptual variability of linguistic interpretations of the text essence and status and their reflections in the models of the text descriptions. Problem for discussion Evolution of the text description approaches. Models of the text descriptions. Grounds for the chosen models and schemes of the text descriptions...

Communication, Illocutionary act, Linguistics 666  Words | 3  Pages

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Talk N Text Promo

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Grammatical number, Instant messaging, Mobile phone 531  Words | 4  Pages

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Difficulty in comprehending science texts

Difficulty in Comprehending Science Text Students of all ages have been found to experience difficulty comprehending and learning from science texts(Brand-Gruwel, Aarnoutse, & Vanden Bos, 1998; Nichols, Rupley, & Willson, 1997) According to Catherine E. Snow (2010), science is written in academic language which is designed to be concise, precise, and authoritative. It uses sophisticated words and complex grammatical constructions that can disrupt reading comprehension and block learning. As...

1920, Comprehension, Mathematics 715  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Messaging and Send

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Harshad number, Mobile phone, TEXT 683  Words | 3  Pages

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No Turning Back Joane Lees

Written Text 1 No turning back ABOUT TYPE OF TEXT This is a novel written by Joanne Lees labeled ‘No Turning Back’: my journey. It was published in 2006. It looks at Joanne Lee’s description of the event and only captures her side of the story. It is an autobiography with elements of mainly an expository text and some elements of a narrative. WHAT TEXT IS ABOUT In this text, Joanne speaks out for the first time to reveal what happened on the night of her boyfriend’s death and on the 14th...

Academy Award for Best Actress, Barrow Creek, Northern Territory, Bradley John Murdoch 1081  Words | 3  Pages

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Academic Article

formal and informal texts. Answer these questions for each text (talk with group; no need to write answers). a. Who do you think wrote the text? b. Who do you think it was written for (the audience) c. What was the purpose for writing the text? d. What differences are there in the language features of Text A & Text B? Use the grid on the following page to organize your notes. |Text A |Text B ...

Academic journal, Australia, Cultural assimilation 745  Words | 4  Pages

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Charting Claims Across Multiple Texts

Multiple Texts Text Information What is the text’s big issue? What claim does the text make? What are the text’s examples/ quotes? What do you think about the text’s claim? What are your examples? How does this text connect to other texts? Title: Author: Genre: Title: Author: Genre: Title: Author: Genre: Title: Author: Genre: Charting Claims Across Multiple Texts Text Information What is the text’s big issue? What claim does the text make?...

TEXT, Text messaging 120  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Talk

evolution of words, how is text talk creative and in what way does it bring use to communication within society. Many of the techniques used in text talk such as acronyms, abbreviations and alphabetisms have the purpose of engaging the reader; making the text more eye-catching; making the text sound colloquial (like a spoken conversation); adding to the humorous banter-like tone of the text; and adding an expression of emotion into the writing. One technique used in the text is including slang or words...

Instant messaging, Language, Linguistics 1126  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Messaging

Text Messaging and its Effects on Teens' Grammar Background Information "IYO TXTng = Gd 4 or NME of GMR?" If you cannot understand the previous statement, then you most likely have not been exposed to the language of text messaging. Who are the creators of this language? The answer is today's teenagers. The translation for the opening sentence is, "In your opinion, is texting good for or the enemy of grammar?" Text messaging has surely given our society a quick means through which to communicate...

Instant messaging, Mobile phone, Philippines 1628  Words | 4  Pages

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my behavior

includes: when, where and in what kind of place the story (etc.) takes place. When does not necessarily mean a specific year whereas "in our time", "today" or (e.g.) "in the 1980s" will often be sufficient is hardly ever the same as the year the text was published (e.g. An Inspector Calls takes place in 1912 - but was published in 1948) Where quite often means a country, a town or something similar (e.g. Tony's Story takes place in New Mexico, One of my best friends in Australia, etc.) What...

Environment, Frame of a vector space, Idea 1638  Words | 6  Pages

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Analysis of a Non-Fictional Text The 4 basic types of non-fictional texts 1. Descriptive texts: the author wants to inform in a relatively balanced and neutral way (e.g. Description of a landscape, a place, a person, an object...) 2. Narrative texts: the author wants to inform the reader about a development or a sequence of events; the report (objectively or subjectively) gives answers to the questions who? what? where...

Argument map, Counterargument, Critical thinking 727  Words | 2  Pages

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Example of a Personal Response for a Pervious Year Diploma (2009)

PERSONAL RESPONSE TO TEXTS ASSIGNMENT Suggested time: approximately 45 to 60 minutes You have been provided with three texts on pages 1 to 4. In “The Jackhammer Syndrome” by Al Purdy, the speaker recalls transcendent moments of elation as he walks about in his business suit. In the excerpt from The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean, Laroche is characterized as an individual who pursues his personal obsessions while maintaining an unconventional code of conduct. In Gilbert Garcin’s Diogenes or Lucidity...

Choice, John Laroche, Meaning of life 1041  Words | 3  Pages

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Coherence Halliday And Hasan S Theory

This essay will identify how coherence is achieved in texts and will also explore Halliday and Hasan’s theories about coherence and cohesion. Coherence is the logical connections that readers or listeners perceive in a written or oral text. Coherence accounts for the fact that we do not communicate by verbal means only. The traditional concept of coherence, which is solely based on relationships between verbal textual elements, is too narrow to account for coherence in interaction. Ultimately,...

Coherence, Cohesion, Essay 1523  Words | 5  Pages

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Food can be a means to educate

means to educate. Essay Select any two texts in the anthology where food is presented in this way by writers and compare the attitudes shown towards food in your selected texts. Both text 24 and text 30 have been written to appeal to children. Features such as informality in language, simple sentences and cartoon characters all imply that they were produced for kids. Text 24 gives the ideology of playfulness and tasty food which the scruffy dog presents. Whilst text 30 helps to teach children essential...

Alison Uttley, Dog, Phrase 1586  Words | 3  Pages

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Distinctive voices can change our perceptions and views towards an individual. All texts present distinctive voices, no matter what form of text or who the composer is. Distinctive voices are created in texts through the use of the characters, enemies and setting.. creates the distinctive voice of a “hard-boiled” detective This is evident in Marele Day’s novel commencing with ‘The blonde slept on. Thank god the black suit was hanging in the wardrobe”. By using no specific gender, the reader is per...

Audience, Claudia Palacios, Crime fiction 895  Words | 3  Pages

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creative writing

NOVEMBER 2011 2 ½ HOURS, 100 MARKS INSTRUCTIONS AND INFORMATION 1. This question paper consists of THREE sections: SECTION A: Creative Writing (50 marks) SECTION B: Longer Transactional Texts (30 marks) SECTION C: Shorter Transactional Texts (20 marks) SECTION D: Reference/Informational/Visual and Multi-media Texts 2. Candidates are required to answer ONE question from EACH section. 3. THE WRITING PROCESS 3.1 There must be clear evidence that you have planned, proofread and edited your work...

Creative writing, Essay, Following 739  Words | 4  Pages

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I Am Not Esther

| |90849 (1.1): Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of | |studied written text(s), using supporting evidence | Credits: Four You should write an essay on ONE of the topics in this booklet only. If you need more space for...

Essay, Paper, Short story 652  Words | 5  Pages

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Frankenstein and Blade Runner: Comparative Analysis

regarding the future of mankind through the use of representations within varying forms of texts. The novel Frankenstein (F) by Mary Shelly composed in 1818, and film Blade Runner (BR) directed by Ridley Scott in 1982, embody the above notions. A comparative study of these texts reveals that, despite the fact that the context of composition moulded both works, the distinct universal ideologies embedded within each text consisting of the obsession of certain individuals to push beyond natural limitations...

Allusion, Blade Runner, Film noir 1403  Words | 4  Pages

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Comparative Template

COMPARATIVE ESSAY OUTLINE TEMPLATE INTRODUCTION The text______________________________________ by _________________________ and the text ______________________________________ by ________________________________ deal with the main idea/topic of __________________________________________________________________. The authors want to prove (thesis: problem or question student wants to investigate and answer to the question or solution to the problem). The authors explore (subtopics) __________________...

Citation, Critical thinking, Explanation 751  Words | 5  Pages

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June 10 48 Marker

Compare the two texts, commenting on they ways in which they reflect differences and similarities in Talk in Life and Talk in Literature. In your answer you must explore the relationship between context, audience and purpose and the ways in which speakers’ attitudes and values are conveyed. Text A is an extract from Educating Rita, a play by Willy Russell, which immediately highlights the fact that this text is crafted speech, meaning it will show a lack of spontaneous utterances, as Russell will...

Audience, Educating Rita, Education 942  Words | 2  Pages

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The Test" written by Njabulo Ndebele and the New York Times 2005 World Cup Sports Report.

Text 1a) is an extract from a short story named "The Test", written by Njabulo Ndebele (1983). It is about a young boy called Thoba and its passion for playing street football with his friends, before he heads home. Text 1b) is a newspaper article (sports report) from the New York Times (2005) which treats the World Cup, a real event happening every four years. Both texts share the theme of football, however they approach this sport in a different manner: Text 1a) is about street football on a local...

American football, Boy, BSC Young Boys 1481  Words | 4  Pages

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Strategies for ISLPR Test Candidates

practise taking notes with texts of different typesand different lengths (see #6 below). During the test 1. If at any time during the test you don’t understand something the tester has said, you need to decidewhether or not to admit that you didn’t understand. You may decide to wait for a short time in case you get some more clues to help you, but don’t be afraid to ask for repetition, paraphrase or explanation when you need it. 2. Whether listening to the tester or to a text presented electronically...

Andrew Martin, Idea, Paragraph 1934  Words | 4  Pages

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Reading Skills

established an abiding reading culture. Effectiveness in reading means being able to comprehend, evaluate and utilize the ideas contained in the reading text , this also entails being in ones purpose for that particular reading situation eg. Acquire knowledge,develop intellect, performing routine activities,getting the gist of the text,evaluating texts etc. Efficiency refers to the ability to read effectively with the least time and energy. A reading culture means the reading has developed refined reading...

Coherence, Historiography, Primary source 1140  Words | 5  Pages

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English Literacy Essay

who are currently below average literacy levels, as well as prompt deeper discussion around the chosen text, with other students in the class. The chosen text for this literacy unit is the song ‘Imagine’, originally written and performed by John Lennon. Over a period of 3 lessons this text will be explored and examined through the three receptive modes of listening, reading and viewing. The text ‘Imagine’ provides a range of relevant literacy demands for grade 9 students. It is an excellent example...

Education, John Lennon, Knowledge 1301  Words | 4  Pages

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Backward Design

range of simple texts for information and enjoyment, making connections between the text and their own experiences. Read and respond to a range of written and visual texts produced for a range of purposes and audiences. • Identify how sentences or paragraphs are organized to present information. • Find specific information in a range of simple factual texts. • Use an English dictionary to check the meaning and uses of new words. • Recognize how the grammatical features of a text contribute to...

Health, Leisure, Nutrition 1262  Words | 5  Pages

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b-social perspectives 5.Grabe -a list of the processes to balance : a-planning for writing b-Using language resources c-using background knowledge d-solving rhetorical problems e-reading to review text to that point f-balancing processes strategically g-monitoring outcomes h-revisng plans and text appropriately Additional perspectives: 1. Grabe’s review – emphasis on process of learning It’s important to note that much of what we know about the ways, in which reading and writing connect...

Learning, Literary theory, Orthography 598  Words | 3  Pages

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Text and Drive

Alieth Guerrero English 1301 Professor Kessler 07 May, 2013 Text and Drive I believe the person can wait till they arrive home so they can answer any calls or text Messages. The person who is driving is responsible of their own actions , and that’s the reason why they should think about it first not to their life on risk and others. If the person text and drive, you’re 23 times more likely to have a car crash. Texting while driving has become the number...

Cellular network, Child pornography, Criminal law 1217  Words | 7  Pages

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your purpose for reading the text: Are you reading to understand the author’s claim and evidence? To compare this text with another? To learn about and make inferences about important content? To clarify understanding about a larger concept? Place quotation marks around the title, circle the author’s name, and underline the publication date. Write any predictions you have about the text based on this information near the top of the page. Write the genre of the text in parenthesis next to the...

Essay, Evidence, Linguistics 620  Words | 3  Pages

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How to Write a Theme Analysis

appears in either a text or movie that argues a specific point. The writer's aim in this type of essay is to pick a theme from a text or movie and write about what that theme does for the story or what that theme makes the reader realize about that story and/or life itself. The best way to come up with such an argument and analysis is for the writer to apply the theme of the story to his or her own life. The writer should think about what the theme makes him or her realize about the text or life. The following...

Character, Essay, Protagonist 915  Words | 3  Pages

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Rites of Passage” - Sharon Olds and “Real Boys” - William Pollack

Rites of passage” - Sharon Olds and “Real boys” - William Pollack Although the main theme of the two texts is anger and how boys express this strong feeling as a way of solution to conflicts, the texts, in term of form they are fundamentally different. On the one hand, text 1(a) is a poem called “Rites of passage” written by Sharon Olds, which ironically shows how this violence has been present in the life of the poet’s son. On the other hand, text1 (b) is an extract from scholarly study...

Boy, Irony, Man 905  Words | 3  Pages

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Writing a Reaction Paper

classmates. What is reaction writing? Reaction writing may be o Formal or informal, but it is o Usually analytical o Your reactions may also include your subjective evaluations o Reactions can be about one point or many points in the text You may be asked to write your reactions in o your journal or personal writing, o film or book reviews, o critiques, o illustrations of ideas, o judgments of theories or concepts. You will be asked to write your reaction to the...

Chemical reaction, Dyslexia, Idea 497  Words | 3  Pages

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Language Change

English Language Section B Language Change - Practise Essay 4. Texts I and J both provide advice about dancing etiquette. Text I is from How To Dance. A Complete Ball-Room and Party Guide, published 1878. Text J is from an article, ‘Dancing to Romance’, from The Boyfriend Book, a girls’ annual published in 1965. 
Referring to both texts in detail, and to relevant ideas from language study, discuss how language has changed over time. Language is a fluid and flexible phenomenon which experiences...

Change, English language, Gender 1183  Words | 4  Pages

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Stimulus Journey Material

2006–2007 ENGLISH Stage 6 Text 1 Introduction This stimulus booklet offers various points of view from which the Area of Study The Journey, for students in the English (Standard), English (Advanced) and English (ESL) courses, may be introduced. The texts in the booklet provide different examples of the concept of the journey. These texts are intended as stimulus for responding to and composing a variety of texts relating to the Area of Study. The texts in this booklet provide students...

Refused, Road movie, Smithsonian Institution 2022  Words | 6  Pages

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how to write a personal reflection

English classroom, personal reflections are usually a response to what you’re studying. For example, you may be required to offer a personal reflection during examinations. In these cases, examiners want to gauge how successfully you can interact with a text (previously seen and unseen). You need to show that you can evaluate ideas and draw a comparison between those ideas, and your own. At other times you may be required to reflect upon your own learning in order to identify then evaluate, which approaches...

Creative writing, Emotion, Empathy 624  Words | 3  Pages

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Presentation on Recount Text

Recount Text Aviani Anwar Mega Bella Pertiwi What is Recount Text? Recount text is a text that telling the reader about past story, action or activity. Its also used to describe about someone autobiography. The goal is to entertaining or informing the reader. Kind of recount • Personal recount retelling an activity that the writer has been personally involved in and may be used to build the relationship between the writer and the reader e.g. anecdote, diary journal, personal letter. • Factual...

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Annotations of texts

 English Stage 6 Annotations of texts prescribed for the first time Higher School Certificate 2009–2014 Annotations of texts prescribed for the first time for the Higher School Certificate 2009–2014 COMMON CONTENT TYPE OF TEXT Prose Fiction TITLE The Namesake AUTHOR Jhumpa Lahiri COURSE: Standard and Advanced AREA OF STUDY: Belonging DESCRIPTION...

Cinema of Australia, Culture, Education 13743  Words | 44  Pages

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Text Messaging in Pop Culture

Text messaging Pop culture is defined as commercial culture of popular taste. These are some of the categories music, fashion, movies, and trends or fads. One of the biggest trends among young adults today is text messaging and IMing. Young adults generally don’t leave home without their cell phones. Texting is a way for young adults to communicate when they aren’t able to talk to the person face to face. Many people argue that text messaging is a bad habit that pop culture has brought along, but...

Communication, Instant messaging, Mobile phone 1203  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Messaging Effects to Students

much? 6.) Are you a text addict? Why or why not? 7.) Are you texting during class hours? 8.) Have you tried cheating using text messages? In what way? 9.) How many text messages can you send in one class hour? 10.) How many messages do you receive and send in a day? TEXT MESSAGING: ITS EFFECTS TO THE STUDY HABITS AMONG FIRST YEAR AND SECOND YEAR BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION STUDENTS OF CAPITOL UNIVERSITY, SECOND SEMESTER, S.Y. 2012- 2013 Discussion Proper Text messaging nowadays really...

Cellular network, Instant messaging, Internet 1067  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Gambling in the Philippines

Quezon City Text Gambling in Our Society Today In partial fulfillment of the requirements for Language 7 Submitted by Wendy Heo 7-Maranaw Submitted to Miss Franchet Bumanglag February 2013 Chapter 1 Introduction Text gambling is currently one of the biggest network problems in the Philippines. Due to the popularity of short messaging service (SMS) or text messaging in the country, broadcast stations and telecommunication companies have connived to endorse the now hugely popular text games....

Instant messaging, Mobile phone, Philippines 1129  Words | 5  Pages

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Effects of Shortcut Text Messaging

Definition of SMS Text Messaging: What is SMS Messaging, Text Messaging? From Adam Fendelman, former About.com Guide Definition: SMS stands for short message service. SMS is also often referred to as texting, sending text messages or text messaging. The service allows for short text messages to be sent from one cell phone to another cell phone or from the Web to another cell phone. Including spaces, text messages traditionally can’t exceed 160 characters. SMS messages often use T9 predictive...

Instant messaging, IPhone, Mobile phone 763  Words | 3  Pages

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At&T Wireless: Text Messaging

process that results in cost incurrence. Based on the information in the AT&T case, the industry features a high proportion of fixed costs in relation to acquiring spectrum and building a network. Variable costs are relatively low and, in the case of text messages, are very low. The cost structure in the wireless industry is dominated by fixed costs, so the contribution margin ratio is high. The high fixed costs and large contribution margin ratio result in a relatively high percentage increase in...

BlackBerry, Contribution margin, Cost 1315  Words | 4  Pages

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college students and text messaging

communication, especially for college students. They tend to not have the time to have conversations with others on the phone because of all the studying and work they may be doing, so they will send a quick text to keep in contact with friends, family, or fellow classmates. The way the words are sent in these text messages are usually abbreviated to quicken the process of texting or spell check tends to fix every word for the texters, the person(s) that is texting, to correct the words for you, thus, this may...

Instant messaging, Mobile phone, Philippines 849  Words | 3  Pages

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Sp - Text-Messaging Support

CMSC 190 SPECIAL PROBLEM, INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER SCIENCE 1 Text-Messaging Support for UPLB SystemOne Roinand B. Aguila, Sir Rommel V. Bulalacao and Prof. Rizza dela Cruz-Mercado I. I NTRODUCTION A. Background of the Study Communication is very important nowadays. We use communication to understand, learn and modernize ourselves. When we communicate, we are sharing information. Sharing of information can be local or remote. Short Message Service (SMS) is one popular way of communicating in...

Cellular network, Communication, GSM 1729  Words | 5  Pages

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dont text and drive

English 101 #2167 October 18th, 2013 AT&T “Don’t text while driving” This deadly Combination is brought to a heart wrenching point in the YouTube video called “Don’t text while driving” is also a campaign started by AT&T in 2010 “It can wait”. Everyday people are killed in car accidents. Motor vehicles are responsible for the lives of many innocent drivers and passengers on the road. A common reason responsible for these accidents involve texting while driving. Texting and driving projects horrific...

Audience, Audience theory, Instant messaging 1343  Words | 5  Pages

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Don't Text and Drive

Don’t Text and Drive James Jefferson Jr. Post University In today’s world we are blessed with breakthroughs in technology that allows each of us to have our own personal communications device. They are small enough to go anywhere and give us the capability to communicate while doing anything. Anything unfortunately includes texting while driving. Should anyone be allowed to text of do anything that could distract them while they are driving? It’s obviously not worth the risk of injury or death...

Bluetooth, Cellular network, Instant messaging 1436  Words | 5  Pages

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Text Speak

Text speak is today’s younger generations slang, according to Urban Dictionary, this is defined as “the continual and ever-changing use and definition of words in informal conversation, often using references as a means of comparison or showing likeness.” In my daily life, I would say that I do not use text speak very often in my daily life, and I do not know many people that use it constantly when speaking. The main times I really see text speak used is when people are chatting online or in texts...

Phrase, Sentence, Slang 570  Words | 2  Pages

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Journey Assignment

| |2. A student explains relationships among texts. | |3. A student develops language relevant to the study of English. | |4. A student explains and analyses the ways in which language forms and features, and structures of texts shape meaning and influence responses. | |7. A student...

Anaphora, Audience, Explorer 1383  Words | 6  Pages

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text messiaging essay

Kenysin Johnson English 1301 Negussie Abebe 10/13/2014 The Major Impact Text Language Has On Our Youth We all have a son, daughter, niece or nephew that loves to text on their cell phones. Cell phones are one of the largest most influential fields of technology today. Recent generations such as myself, have grown up with the limited technology form apple and Samsung. But, with technology advancing every day, a new world of possibilities developed, making the youth’s primary focus on texting...

Instant messaging, Mobile phone, SMS 1063  Words | 4  Pages

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No Call or Text Is Worth a Life

Kyle Warren AC0538219 SP 180.0.2 Principles of Public Speaking Assignment 7_07 Written Speech 4/5/2013 No Call or Text is Worth a Life Using a handheld cell phone could be one of the deadliest decisions you could make while operating a motor vehicle. The dangers and impact of using a cell phone while behind the wheel are numerous. One of the main reasons people still use their cell phones while driving is that there is no consistency in the laws across the country. Certain states have legislation...

Bluetooth, Cellular network, Mobile phone 1540  Words | 4  Pages

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effect of text messaging in spelling proficiency

Benefits Of Text Messaging For Children Email 2 By Margarita Nahapetyan March 7, 2009 It turns out that text messaging positively affects a child's literacy and, in fact may even improve it, according to a new study conducted by a Coventry University in Britain. The University researchers involved a group of 88 children between the ages of 10 and 12, for their study. Their goal was to figure out what are the effects of text messaging on children's communication skills. All the kids were...

Communication, Instant messaging, Mobile phone 1225  Words | 5  Pages

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An Efficient Tamil Text Compaction System

An Efficient Tamil Text Compaction System N.M..Revathi, G.P.Shanthi, Elanchezhiyan.K, T V Geetha, Ranjani Parthasarathi & Madhan Karky Tamil Computing Lab (TaCoLa), College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University, Chennai. haisweety18@gmail.com, jijutodo@gmail.com, madhankarky@gmail.com Abstract Tamil is slowly becoming the online language and mobile text messaging languages for many Tamils around the world. Social networks and mobile platforms now extensively support Unicode and applications...

Abbreviation, Acronym and initialism, Instant messaging 1258  Words | 4  Pages

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Text Messaging Is Destroying Our Language

In response to Eric Uthus’ “Text messages destroying out language”. I found this piece very convincing but I personally do not agree with Uthus. Uthus believes people have a “weaker understanding of correct grammar” and use “little or no punctuation”, which he believes could lead to a decline in one’s education. One’s diction and ability to form coherent and complete sentences is very important for future job opportunities, exams and in everyday life. In my opinion children and the youth of future...

Instant messaging, Internet, On-line chat 881  Words | 3  Pages

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Text Messaging and Persuasive Speech Outline

texting 1. Texting and driving 2. Lack of concentration, losing focus on driving 3. Looking at texts and not paying attention to the surroundings scenery C: Standing on this issue? All drivers need to be aware of distracted driving and take steps to minimize the risk to themselves and others. “I’m asking you today to listen to the statistics and the stories and decide for yourself whether that one text message, is worth the cost of a human life.” II. Supporting Facts #1 A: While distracted driving...

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