“A teacher's day is half bureaucracy, half crisis, half monotony and one-eighth epiphany. Never mind the arithmetic.” -Susan Ohanian. According to Webster’s dictionary, epiphany is a Christian holiday. It’s also recognized as a manifestation of a divine superhuman being. An epiph
I. A definition essay defines a word, term, or concept in depth by providing a personal commentary on what the specific subject means.
A. Most physical objects have a definition about which most people agree.
1. Most people will agree on what trees, windows, com
Definition: The aim in this essay is to define, explain, and exemplify something. Generally, in definition essays, we try to make the terms that we use understandable for the reader. Our understanding of a term may be different from the general concept, or we ma
Definition Essay: The Right Stuff
In attempting to define “the right stuff”, I came up with several characteristics and traits that may qualify one as having “the right stuff”. There was, however, no single, broad and sweeping definition that truly seemed to encompass “the right stuff”
What does it mean to assemble and mod computers? First, assembling computers is a fairly easy practice, but still requires many skills. Modding is changing the stock (out of box) appearance of a computer tower and/or monitor to better suit your liking. Assembling a computer is us
Jillian Callan 2/17/07
English Comp: Thursday definition essay 2nd draft
My interview was scheduled for 5pm, but being the unorganized person that I am, I didn't get specific direction and I had gotten myself lost. Entering the buildi
Intelligence: Extended Definition
Over the centuries, intelligence has grown with mankind. As mankind has developed new technologies, intelligence too has been altered and developed. Many people who use the word intelligence define it differently then what is usually universally understood to be i
The definition of basketball as defined by the Webster dictionary is as follows:
Basketball - noun. Bas-ket-ball: A usually indoor court game between two teams of five usually five players each who score by tossing an inflated ball through a raised goal; also: the used
Definiton essay: Juvenile delinquent
Definition Essay: Juvenile Delinquent
English Composition 1
September 5th 2010
This paper is a definition essay that defines the term juvenile delinquent. Juvenile delinquent is a person under the legal age that breaks the law.
UNIT III- Analyzing Concepts/Definition Essay
ASSIGNMENT: To analyze a particular concept, develop a focused explanation of the concept, and communicate your ideas in writing.
1. To write a 450-500 word essay that adheres to the assignment.
2. To discuss a concept for whi
December 2, 2009
What exactly is sportsmanship? Well it can range into different things such as fair play, not getting mad because you lost the game, or just having a good spirit about the game in general. To me sportsmanship is not just one of these by itse
Isirikoufoulou Sibabi Akpo Kamou
English 11 Section 1875
Instructor: Julia Har-el
Assignment #3 Definition Essay
Date: October 6, 2010
Definition of Love
Love by definition is an emotion explored in philosophy, religion, and literature, often as either romantic love, the fraternal love of othe
Eng 111/Ms. Martinez
The word love is one of the most used but abused words in the world. There are many types of love but we must truly ask ourselves, “what is this thing called love?”
To truly understand love, the one individu
Would a hero be considered someone like Superman? Or someone like Abraham Lincoln? People have said, "It's not what you do or say, but what you are". But would anyone think of Superman as a hero if he never saved people's lives? What's so amazing is that there are many kinds of
Responsibility Page 1
What is the meaning of Responsibility?
January 30, 2011
Responsibility Page 2
The ultimate word in life is “responsibility”. What is responsibility you ask? Responsibility is “doing the righ
Comp I – Definition Essay
March 22, 2011
My definition of cheating is simple. If you are in a committed, monogamous relationship with someone, and you are hiding the attachment (both physical and/or emotional) you formed with someone else you are not wit
A. Attention getter: Traditional definition of patriotism (as perceived in an image)
B. Thesis: Patriotism is speaking out when a person feels the country is right or wrong, voting, campaigning, and respecting others.
A. Speaking out when country is
Definition Essay of a Coca-Cola Bottle
In more than two hundred countries countless bottles of the most recognizable branded drink in history are consumed constantly. Coca-Cola is a word that can be said to almost any person on earth and be understood regardless of language. From children just l
SANTELICES, Rhey Elmerson S. ENGLCOM EW2
Definition Essay Draft August 16, 2011
Death is the one thing in life we can be sure about and that is why religions have beliefs about what it means. Everything else might happen to us: we
In life, we all experience some type of love. The effect it has on you and your life can be determined by how you accept love. It also depends on how love is given. Although there are different types of love they