• Of Cocks and Hens
    HENS" With Of Cocks and Hens, which was originally titled My Brother's Peculiar Chicken, begins Rooes' series of stories 1 Vol. I1 Chapter X N . 146 PHILIPPINE STUDIES which purport to show all the aspeds of cockfighting. The author wrote these stories because of the perennial appeal...
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  • compilation of contemporary short stories and literary approach
    . MY BROTHERS PERCULIAR CHICKEN  Alejandro R. Roces               My brother Kiko had a very peculiar chicken.  It was very peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen.  My brother claimed it was a rooster.  I claimed it was a hen.  We almost got lynched trying to...
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  • My Brother
    Story for We Filipinos are Mild Drinkers. o My Brother’s Peculiar Chicken was also listed as Martha Foley’s Best American Stories among the most distinctive for 1948 and 1951. o Received honorary doctorates from Tokyo University and Polytechnic University of the Philippines o Patnubay...
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  • Literqture
    Cruz, Sioco) Short Story : My Brother’s Peculiar Chicken Poem: Poem 10 Group 5 (Chen, Uy, Qiu) Short Story: Dead Stars Poem: Gabu Group 6 (Fule, Lim, Quinzon) Short Story: The Small Key Poem: You Can Choose Your Afterlife Group 7 (Jeanjaquet, Quiogue, Manzo) Short Story: Ghost...
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  • None
    Story No. 1 My Brother's Peculiar Chicken By: Alejandro R. Roces My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster. I claimed it was a hen. We almost got whipped because we argued...
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  • Humbale
     Secretary of Educationfrom 1961 to 1965, during the term of Philippine President Diosdado Macapagal. During his freshman year in the University of Arizona, Roces won Best Short Story for We Filipinos are Mild Drinkers. Another of his stories, My Brother’s Peculiar Chicken, was listed as Martha Foley’s...
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  • essay
    Presidents, his oral history of his experiences serving all the Philippine presidents. Alejandro Roces, is a short story writer and essayist, and considered as the country’s best writer of comic short stories. He is known for his widely anthologized "My Brother’s Peculiar Chicken." In his...
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  • Nothing
    Summary of my brother's peculiar chicken by alejandro roces? He has a brother named Kiko and one day they found a strange chicken and fighted over it because they don't know whether its a rooster or a hen and then they told their parents and they fighted too. Now,they asked for help to Tinienteng...
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  • Ambradul
    them” Said the man angrily. Then he continued to humble; “You know, I will cut the chicken for my meal. Next it will be your turn, I will eat you too, stupid parrot”. After that he left the chicken house. The next day, the man came back to the chicken house. He opened the door and was very...
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  • Literary Analysis of No Name Woman
    to understand what things in you are Chinese, how do you separate what is peculiar to childhood, to poverty, insanities, one family, your mother who marked your growing with stories, from what is Chinese?”  Through her rhetorical question, Kingston directly states the difficulties to identify and...
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  • M'ranao folktales
    these gold?” his brother asked him “I got these when I went to my banana plantation then I fell asleep so when the monkeys arrived they brought me to the cave of gold” he answered. So his brother went also in his brothers banana plantation and then slept too. When the monkeys saw him they also thought...
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  • Choral Speaking
    .. Hostel is a place for a chosen people like us... You know hostel life seems very amazing. First ! We will meet Jeng...jeng...jeng... F . R . I . E . N . D . S There are many types of people here, such as thin, fat, tall, short, cute, pretty and the most peculiar is...the nerd ! Any nerds here...
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  • My Brother's Peculiar Chicken
    My Brother's Peculiar Chicken (Alejandro R. Roces) My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster...
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  • Synthesis Essay
    documentary first hand or have a change of thought about what you put on your dinner plate. The McDonald’s brothers were used in this example of what happened to the fast food industry after the 1930’s when Drive Ins started. Shortly after once realizing how big of a hit fast food was the McDonald...
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  • My Brother's Peculiar Chicken
    My Brother's Peculiar Chicken (Alejandro R. Roces) My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster...
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  • Analysis of American History X
    , the state of the nation during what was my childhood. American History X is a film that depicts a traditional white family in the mid 1990s, but spotlights the two brothers’ journeys into maturity. The movie focuses on the older brother Derek, played by Edward Norton, and how Derek’s Neo-Nazi...
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  • The Farmer Boy and the City Girl
    across the street from my her house that she spent the majority of her free time at. Other than a few tidbits like that, there isn’t really that much about my Grandma’s child hood. She had one brother and they lived with their parents. My grandpa, on the other hand, I’ve heard plenty of stories...
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  • Chorul Speaking
    ….bless you ! Now...the best part of school life is...break time...(kring…kring..) My tummy is grooring… Let’s go to canteen Any chicken ? Yes..chicken... Urm....no Ice - cream.... Don't forget to put your plates and glasses into the basin....Erkk..Excuse me Hey, guys ! It’s PE time PE...
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  • UBD Template
    MOVING ON IN STYLE! Scout for the copy of at least two of the following narratives: 1. “How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife” by Manuel Arguilla 2. “ My Brothers Peculiar Chicken” by Alejandro Roces 3. “ Courage” 4. “The Boy Who Couldn‟t Sing” 5. “The Monkey and the Turtle” 29 Examine...
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  • Irene
    was having the time of my life tearing down that new trail at the head of the team. All of a sudden I noticed how light the sled felt. I looked around, and there was our musher lying on the ice down in the gully. HE SAID, SHE SAID In the third-person limited point of view, the story is...
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