• Aaaa
    This is a summary of the details of the powhiri process. Introduction The Marae is the core of Maori culture. It is where all of the services are accomplished, agreements and disagreements decide, tribal policies promulgated and formalised. “The word marae has come to mean the collection of...
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  • Funeral Blues
    Funeral Blues Summary Stanza 1 Lines 1-2 Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone, Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone, The song begins with a series of harsh commands : stop the clocks! Cut off the telephones! The speaker sounds forceful and even angry. These seem like physical...
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  • The Solitary Reaper by Wordsworth
    Island breaking the silence of the seas. Lines 18-25: The speaker asks, if any one will tell him what the reaper is singing now. Probably the subject matter of her sad song is about some past and unhappy far-off things or about some battles fought long ago. It may also be some common and simple...
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  • Nanonitesh
    “Frost at Midnight” Summary Nature is a key element amongst the writers of the Romantic period. From man's struggle to get back to Nature through Art to his painful experiences with the elements, Nature's presence abounds during this period of time. The best example of Nature in writing can be...
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  • Songs of Silence
    Songs of Silence - LITERATURE NOTES ABOUT CURDELLA FORBES * Born in Claremont, Hanover, in Jamaica. * Taught at the University of the West Indies from 1990 to 1995. * She is currently a professor of Caribbean Literature at Howard University. CURDELLA FORBES' NOVELS * Songs of...
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  • Summary
    Summary Ode on a Grecian Urn Summary A man is whispering sweet nothings to a Grecian urn, an ancient Greek pot that is covered in illustrations. He thinks the pot is married to a guy named "Quietness," but they haven’t had sex yet, so the marriage isn’t official. He also thinks that the urn is...
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  • Sonic Notes
    . ➢ If the story of the lyrics is base on your personal experience, it will help in making the song be more impactful & meaningful. ➢ If there is a story, it helps to set the mood of the song as well as the instrumentation to be used. • Be able to create a story summary & outline...
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  • Eleni Karaindrou
    of her childhood:"the music of the wind, rain on the slate roof, running water. The nightingale's singing. And then the silence of the snow." Sometimes the mountains would echo to the sound of flutes and clarinets played at festivals in the small Village Square. "I remember too the high pitched...
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  • Marketion Psychology
    stimulate emotion, attention and recall but not all studies support this theory. Galizio and Hendrick (1972) did not observe that memory for verbal information was enhanced by presenting the information in the form of a song (the musical accompaniment of a guitar). A summary of the most cited theories...
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  • The Darkling Thrush
    and twigs. Humans stay inside at their fires rather than look upon the winter scene. The frost is ghostly. The wind makes a sorrowful noise in the trees. Nature in winter is eerie or ghostly. Only a thrush breaks the dark wintry silence and its song shows up the empty silence around it. The thrush...
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  • Prohibition
    Thesis: In the works Hamlet by William Shakespeare, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock by T.S. Elliot, and The President and the Press by John F. Kennedy, the authors use tones to create an ominous, uncertain setting to engage the audience. They strive to capture their...
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  • My Mother at Sixty Six
    My Mother at Sixty­Six / KAMALA DAS / Page 1 My Mother at Sixty­Six Kamala Das – as a poet of the first water Kamala Das is a tale weaver – weaving the rhythm of life into a tale of soul – a poet who loves to be loved in silence. She says, "I wanted to fill my life with as many experiences as I...
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  • Outsourcing of the Company Strycture
    Ode on Melancholy → Summary The three stanzas of the “Ode on Melancholy” address the subject of how to cope with sadness. The first stanza tells what not to do: The sufferer should not “go to Lethe,” or forget their sadness (Lethe is the river of forgetfulness in Greek mythology); should not...
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  • The Color Purple
    took the form of song, dance, storytelling, and other arts, ruptured the silence imposed on the black community. Yet, unlike Celie’s letters, these slave narratives employed codes, symbols, humor, and other methods to hide their true intent. Slaves took these measures to prevent slave owners from...
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  • A Complicated Kindness- Perplexing Passages
    . Quotation/Summary | My thoughts | “This town is so severe. And silent. It makes me crazy, the silence. I wonder if a person can die from it. There’s an invisible force that exerts a steady pressure on our words like a hand to an open, spurting wound.” (Pg. 4)“He gathered up a mouthful of...
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  • The Shawshank Redemption
    early 1930's in Berlin, Germany in the theater that Liza Minnelli's character, Sally Bowles works. Clearly this film is what is called a period piece since it was made in the 1970's. V. Summary: It is the city of Berlin in 1930, a time when political unrest racks the country, the economy...
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  • literature
    Ode on a Grecian Urn → Summary In the first stanza, the speaker stands before an ancient Grecian urn and addresses it. He is preoccupied with its depiction of pictures frozen in time. It is the “still unravish’d bride of quietness,” the “foster-child of silence and slow time.” He also describes...
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  • Wilfred Owen Summary
    Page 1 of 3 Jay Huntley English WILFRED OWEN SUMMARY NOTES Anth em f or Do ome d Youth Structure • Sonnet – Traditional mood of sonnet happy/joyful – But structure has added to the irony of the poem • Also sonnet structure has restricted writing – therefore Owen’s ideas, thoughts, and motions...
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  • Ode to a Grecian Urn
    Ode on a Grecian Urn Summary In the first stanza, the speaker stands before an ancient Grecian urn and addresses it. He is preoccupied with its depiction of pictures frozen in time. It is the "still unravish'd bride of quietness," the "foster-child of silence and slow time." He also describes...
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  • Ode on a Grecian Urn
    Ode on a Grecian Urn Summary In the first stanza, the speaker, standing before an ancient Grecian urn, addresses the urn, preoccupied with its depiction of pictures frozen in time. It is the "still unravish'd bride of quietness," the "foster...
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