• 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 representations...
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  • 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 building...
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  • The Solitary Reaper by Wordsworth
    some shady haunt, Among Arabian sands: A voice so thrilling ne’er was heard In spring-time from the Cuckoo-bird, Breaking the silence of the seas Among the farthest Hebrides. Will no one tell me what she sings? Perhaps the plaintive numbers flow For old, unhappy...
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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 found...
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  • Sonic Notes
    want to preserve the original ‘FEEL’ of the performance. Problem 2 Working with Audio What is Strip Silence Delete areas which are silence or without any waveform considered as silence. What is Tick? Events are tied to a tick position, which is aligned to prevailing tempo Tab to transient...
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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 the...
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  • Eleni Karaindrou
    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 voices of the women singing beautiful polyphonic songs as they stripped corn all through the...
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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 commit...
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  • Marketion Psychology
    are shown to influence consumer attitude toward the ad and the brand, recall, pleasure and arousal, and purchase intention. This review provides a summary of the results and the foundation for future research into sound advertising. Introduction It is almost impossible to turn on the radio...
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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 audience...
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  • Essay on stuff
    Summary Keats’s speaker opens his first stanza by addressing Autumn, describing its abundance and its intimacy with the sun, with whom Autumn ripens fruits and causes the late flowers to bloom. In the second stanza, the speaker describes the figure of Autumn as a female goddess, often seen sitting...
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  • The Darkling Thrush
    not to go inside. He soaks up the mysterious gloomy atmosphere and listens first to the wind and then the thrush. He feels uplifted by the thrush. Summary ‘The Darkling Thrush’ opens with a picture of the poet looking at sunset as night falls. It is dusk on the last day of the nineteenth century. When...
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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 the...
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  • 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-child of silence and slow time." He also...
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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 Silence...
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  • The Shawshank Redemption
    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 has been destroyed, and millions of unemployed...
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  • Music History Guide
    one line of melody, with no chords or other kind of accompaniment. In the sixth century, Pope Gregory collected together a large number of religious songs, which were called “plainsong”. Today we often refer to this type of music as “Gregorian chant”, and it is still widely sung today. Here’s an example...
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  • Ode to a Grecian Urn
    being. Keats depicts the urn as if it is frozen at the moment when he says, “It is the still unravish’d bride of quietness,” “Thou foster child of silence and slow time “(1). John Keats believes as if he believes the urn is listening to him like a human being when he speaks to the urn and not about the...
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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 the...
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  • My Mother at Sixty Six
    be loved in silence. She says, "I wanted to fill my life with as many experiences as I can manage to garner because I do not believe that one can get born again". This poem is an example of such experience with oozing agony and melancholy – beleaguered with modern economic system. Summary of “My Mother...
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