• Story of Aged Mather
    The Story of the Aged Mother A Japanese Folktale by MATSUO BASHO Long, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and his aged, widowed mother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them with food, and their humble were peaceful and happy. Shining was governed by a despotic...
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  • The Story of Aged Mother
    The Story of the Aged Mother A Japanese Folktale by MATSUO BASHO Long, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and his aged, widowed mother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them with food, and their humble were peaceful and happy. Shining was governed by a despotic...
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  • the age mother
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHERA Japanese Folktale by MATSUO BASHO Long, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and his aged, widowed mother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them with food, and their humble were peaceful andhappy.Shining was governed by a despotic leader...
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  • The Story of the Aged Mother Japanese Folktales
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER A Japanese Folktale by MATSUO BASHOLong, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and his aged, widowedmother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them with food, and their humble werepeaceful and happy.Shining was governed by a despotic leader who...
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  • Genres of Literature
    b. Historical Fiction It is a story that takes place in a historical event but some characters and events are fictional. Example: Emperor series by Conn Iggulden c. Mystery It usually involves suspense and solving a crime while clues are given as the story progresses which will inevitably...
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  • ang kabataan noon at ngayon
    Clive Wake) Chicago: Lawrence Hill Books, 1976 4) Toni Morrison: Beloved. Vintage International. New York: Random House, 2004. 5) Bertolt Brecht: Mother Courage and Her Children (trans. John Willett, ed. Ralph Manheim, introd. Norman Roessler) Penguin Classic, 2007. If you purchase these books online...
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  • Afro
    AFRO-ASIAN POETRY (Report Summary) Report By: Ortiz, John Benj A. AFRICAN POETRY a. History b. Themes c. Prominent Works and Poets B. ASIAN POETRY d. History e. Themes f. Prominent Works and Poets C. COMPARISON AND CONTRAST g. Comparison of African...
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  • Fallen Sick on a Journey
    Oku No Hosomichi (1694) Basho, Matsuo Fallen sick on a journey, In dreams I run wildly Over a withered moor. An old pond! A frog jumps in- The sound of water. The first soft snow! Enough to bend the leaves Of the jonquil low. In the cicada's cry No sign can foretell How soon it must...
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  • Significance of travel in Basho's Narrow Road Through the Backcountry
    realized in the literary capture of North Japan's natural beauties on his journey for poetic enlightenment and motivation. This work is the story of the journey that Bashō began near the end of his life in order to attain inspiration for writing poetry, specifically in haiku-type forms. Bashō's chosen path...
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  • The Story of the Aged Mother (Analysis)
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER (A Japanese folktale)   SETTING: Shinano at the foot the mountain CHARACTERS: The aged mother- the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited their land The young farmer- the son of the aged mother The daimio-the despotic ruler...
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  • aged mnother
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER (ANALYSIS) Posted on January 22, 2012 THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER (A Japanese folktale) ANALYSIS   SETTING: Shinano at the foot the mountain CHARACTERS: The aged mother- the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited their...
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  • Afro Asian
    Analects of Conficius Trial of the Stone To the distant one by Po Chu-I Savitri The Lord’s Story Gitanjali First Epistle of St. Paul, the apostle of the Corinthians Psalm of David Ecclesiates Chapter 3 The story of Ruth The Parable of the Good Samaritan The Parable of the Prodigal Son Persian Literature ...
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  • The Soul of the Great Bell
    excitement of flowers like karutayand kalabasa   THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER A Japanese Folktale   THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER A Japanese Folktale Long, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and hisaged, widowed mother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them withfood...
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  • The Story of the Aged Mother
    The Story of the Aged Mother Activity Sheets Name: Marie Jenelle Replan_______________________ Section: 8 – Chastity____________________ Activity 1 Write 8 adjectives describing your mother. Write your mother’s name and paste her picture in the central oval. Activity...
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  • Understanding Haibun and Haiku Poetry Through Basho’s “Hiraizumi”
    disappeared sometime around 1100 AD. In “Hiraizumi” Basho doesn’t tell us what led to the demise of the Fujiwara clan, but from the omnipresent wars of our last century, we can infer the causes and, of course, we have the records of Japanese historians. While there is no written record of the Anasazi...
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  • The Story of Aged Mother
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER A Japanese Folktale Long, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and hisaged, widowed mother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them withfood, and their humble were peaceful and happy.Shinano was governed by a despotic leader who though a warrior...
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  • Haiku
    This line has 7 syllables: rain/sha/ken/leaves/are/you/too Splashed with green paint? This line has 5 syllables: splashed/with/green/pa/int? Japanese origin !   Developed in Japan in 16th century. !   Popular form of international poetry for writers in English in the 1950s. !   Earliest haikus...
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  • Home Reading Report
    HOME READING REPORT THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER SETTING: Shinano at the foot the mountain CHARACTERS: The aged mother- the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited their land The young farmer- the son of the aged mother The daimio-the despotic...
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  • Japanese Literature
    Vernon McCalla Japanese Literature Question #2 2. Individualism has been seen as a characteristic feature of the modern world. How do we see the issue of individualism being dealt with in the works we have read? Discuss examples of individualism in both modern and pre-modern texts. In the works...
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  • Lost
    David Foster Wallace, Anne Carson, and Harry Mathews. Instead of a typology of essays, there were unclassifiable anomalies like David Shields’s “Life Story,” composed entirely of bumper sticker slogans, and Jenny Boully’s “The Body,” a series of footnotes to a text that had been erased from the upper half...
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