"Tagalog Version Of Summer Solstice" Essays and Research Papers

  • Tagalog Version Of Summer Solstice

    Title : Summer Solstice By: Nick Joaquin ] AuthorName: Nicomedes Marquez JoaquinAka: “ Quijano de Manila”Born: May 4, 1917 (Paco Manila on Calle Herran)Died: April 29, 2004 (San Juan Metro Manila)Parents: Atty. Leocadio Y. Joaquin (colonel of the Philippine Revolution) Salome Marquez (school teacher)Educational Background: Elementary: Mapa High School in Intramuros Secondary: Mapa High School in Intramuros (up to 3rd year) College: St. Albert College in Hong Kong Setting :"Summer Solstice", also...

    Husband, José Rizal, Manila 1008  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Solstice

    Nick Joaquin’s “Summer Solstice” is one of the many intoxicating stories he's made. It could have been attributed to the author’s state of mind while writing his stories. He shares this kind of style with Edgar Allan Poe and Ernest Hemingway. They love to drink and write. I love to drink and drink… milk. I wish I am still a child to enjoy it for free where only my cry is my ticket to getting it. This maybe the reason why I still have this magnetic attraction to breasts. I must admit, I’m not in...

    Don, Don Giovanni, Don Juan 1614  Words | 4  Pages

  • summer solstice

    SUMMER SOLSTICE Setting: The main events in the story happened in the Moretas residence and at their townsmini plaza and those happened during the night. Characterization: Donya Lupeng Moreta- long-married woman with three children Don Paeng Moreta- the highly moral husband of Donya Lupeng Guido- young cousin to the Moretas who studied in Spain Amada- the family cook and Entoy's wife Entoy- the family driver Plot: The story happened during the St. John's Day, Doña Lupeng finds Amada in a...

    Family, Love, Luck 1551  Words | 4  Pages

  • An Analysis of the Classic, "Summer Solstice"

    An Analysis of the Classic, "Summer Solstice" "Summer Solstice", also known as Tatarin, is a short story that has garnered much attention since its publish date in 1972. It was made into a feature film in 2001, and has been studied in many college classes. Read an analysis of the story here. "Summer Solstice" Analysis "Summer Solstice" is a short story that has received recognition both critical and praising. Written by Nick Joaquin, the story takes place in 1850s Philippines...

    Femininity, Gender, Husband 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Summer Solstice: Literary Analysis

    The Summer Solstice “A woman should learn in quietness and full submission. I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man; she must be silent. For Adam was formed first, then Eve. And Adam was not the one deceived and became a sinner.” (II Timothy 2: 11-14) Christianity is what most Filipinos believed in. Traditionally, in Philippines, women accept that they are under by men in terms of power and because it was said in the Bible for wives to submit to their husbands. Nowadays...

    Gender, Husband, Lupe Aquino 880  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Solstice

    Representing Men’s and Women’s Speech: A Linguistic Analysis of Nick Joaquin’s “The Summer Solstice”1 Aileen O. Salonga Without a moment’s hesitation, he sprawled down flat, and, working his arms and legs, gaspingly clawed his way across the floor, like a great agonized lizard, the woman steadily backing away as he approached, her eyes watching him avidly, her nostrils dilating, till behind her loomed the open window, the huge glittering moon, the rapid flashes of lightning. She stopped, panting...

    Fiction, Literary criticism, Literature 6086  Words | 17  Pages

  • Summer Solstice

    doctrine according to which many basic substances make up reality * Value pluralism, the idea that there are several values which may be equally correct and fundamental, and yet in conflict with each other The Summer Solstice Last updated 12 months ago "The Summer Solstice", also known as "Tatarin" or "Tadtarin",is a short story written by Filipino National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin. In addition to being regarded as one of Joaquin's most acclaimed literary works, the tale is considered...

    Fiction, Multiculturalism, Nick Joaquin 2473  Words | 8  Pages

  • Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice Actually the Summer Solstice story of he famous Nick Joaquin and the Movie Tatarin was great. Great in the sense that it shows the true meaning of the story that men should sometimes be equal to women and women can also dominate men in all criteria of living. The following are some events that are not in the story itself and were added in the movie: ➢ The scene that Amada is dancing the ritual in the forest. ➢ All the sexy or bed scenes that are added...

    Christopher Nolan, Equals sign, Following 472  Words | 2  Pages

  • summer solstice

    SUMMER SOLSTICE SUMMARY The Summer Solstice is a short story written by Nick Joaquin. The book tells the story of a ritual performed by women to call upon the gods to grant fertility. The ritual they perform is to dance around a century-old Balete tree. The ritual was known as Tatarin and lasted for three days during the summer months.  The last day of Tatarin is the same day as St. John's Day. The story is set on St John's Day in the 1850s in the Philippines. Entoy tells Dona Lupeng that...

    Don, Don Giovanni, Philippines 391  Words | 2  Pages

  • Sun and Winter Solstice

    your teacher by the due date for full credit. (2 points) Score | The region north of 66½° N latitude is the Arctic Circle. Use the simulator to describe the length of the day during winter, spring, summer, and fall. Answer: Winter | | Spring | | Summer | | Fall | | (6 points) Score | Use the simulator to complete the table. Use the angle measurements on the left side of the dome to get the maximum angle of the sun. You don’t...

    Arctic Circle, Earth, Equator 474  Words | 4  Pages

  • Barong Tagalog

    Barong Tagalog From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [pic] [pic] A barong Tagalog held against the light, showing the translucency of the fabric. [pic] [pic] The barong Tagalog (with Mandarin collar) The barong Tagalog (or simply barong) is an embroidered formal garment of thePhilippines. It is very lightweight and worn untucked (similar to a coat/dress shirt), over an undershirt. In Filipino culture it is a common wedding and formal attire, mostly for men but also for women. The term...

    Barong Tagalog, Batangas, Filipino language 1097  Words | 7  Pages

  • Sun, Solstice and Seasons

    aligned to? Describe what happens at Newgrange on this day? -Newgrange’s roof box is aligned to the winter solstice sunrise. -A beam of sunlight hits the roof-box and illuminates the floor, which will eventually illuminate the main chamber. As sun rises, a light of beam through roof-box Describe what happens to the Sundagger on the solstices and equinoxes. At the winter and summer solstice, and rise also at the equinoxes, sunlight shines between three giant rocks at the summit of Fajada Butte,...

    Celestial coordinate system, Earth, Equator 1313  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pondering Life’s Unseen Riddle Through Nick Joaquin’s Summer Solstice

    PONDERING LIFE’S UNSEEN RIDDLE THROUGH NICK JOAQUIN’S SUMMER SOLSTICE Nick Joaquin This analysis paper will take account of “Summer Solstice”, a critically-acclaimed short story written by Nick Joaquin, who is thought to be arguably the greatest writer of his generation. Before further scrutinizing every angle and every aspect of the said short story, I would like to first discuss some minutiae and fine points regarding the writer of the story himself, Nick Joaquin. The purpose for this...

    Kiss, Love, Nick Joaquin 2556  Words | 7  Pages

  • Summer

    SUMMER (Descriptive Essay)      Everyone has a comfortable place to escape to for relaxation.  They go there when they need to be alone and not with people to disturb them.  My place is nature in the summer.  The summer time relaxes me like no exact place could.  Nature, in the summer, relaxes me with its naturedness.      I love sitting in the grass and listening to the nature sounds around  me while it's summer.  One of the sounds I tune to first is the sound of the birds singing and chirping...

    Feeling, Huntington Beach, California, Orange County, California 1860  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summer Solstice Analysis

    Human Interaction is The Importance of Life In the poem, “Summer Solstice, New York City,” by Sharon Olds, a man stands on the roof of a building ready to end his life. The man hung at the edge of the roof until things started to change for him. Many men went up to the roof and one man talked him out of committing suicide. After experiencing the longest day of the year around the United States’ most populated city and busiest one at that, the man receives personal attention to keep him from stepping...

    Emotion, Natural environment, New York City 807  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summer

    In the poem, “The Summer Day”, by Mary Oliver, there are many examples poetic devices that are extremely effective and help to reinforce the thematic theme of the poem. A few that I found to be particularly effective are the examples of metaphors, repetition and irony. The most interesting poetic device found in the poem was the use of extended metaphor. It is evident in lines three to ten: Who made the grasshopper? This grasshopper, I mean – the one who flung herself out of the grass...

    Academy Award for Best Picture, English-language films, Genre 922  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Summer Solstice by Nick Joaquin

    Tiolengco, Angelica Marie LIT1 Midterm Assignment 1 The Summer Solstice By: Nick Joaquin CHARACTERS: Donya Lupeng Moreta- long-married woman with three children Don Paeng Moreta- the highly moral husband of Donya Lupeng Guido- young cousin to the Moretas who studied and came back from Spain Amada- the family cook and Entoy's wife Entoy- the family carriage driver PLOT: The story "Summer Solstice" is set during the three days of the St. John’s festival. Lupeng, a Filipino woman who feels closed...

    Gender, Gender role, Husband 531  Words | 2  Pages

  • summer

    Summer Activity Several businesses, such as Primark and Nestle, have been accused of being unethical in recent years. Do you think it is essential for managers to take ethics into account consideration when making business decisions nowadays? Justify your answer with reference to Primark, Nestle and other businesses that you know. (40 marks) Business ethics refer to what is regarded as right or wrong in relation to business behaviour. I think that managers should worry about ethics as it...

    Applied ethics, Business, Business ethics 681  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer

    Summer’s getting drowsy now Soon she will be fast asleep Missing summer, the trees begin to weep It’s autumn time so leave and take a bow I heard the autumns singing. The wind it sprints through the trees. The air is getting crispier and a chilly nip is in the breeze. On autumns night a luminous pearl hangs in the radiant night sky. Journeying to warmer land, the birds ‘gossip loudly as they fly. When orange and red are burnished on leaves, They glide down like a silent pack of thieves. The...

    Autumn, Bus, Fake Noise from a Box of Toys 537  Words | 3  Pages

  • Tagalog Literature: History and Tradition

    Tagalog Literature: History and Tradition DOMINGO GOAN LANDICHO Share this article Post a comment | Back to article list GEOGRAPHICAL AREA Tagalog literature has been born, cradled, nourished and peaked into fruition in the provinces of Southern Luzon, Central Luzon and the present Metropolitan Manila or the National Capital Region. Among the Southern Tagalog provinces are Cavite, Batangas, Laguna, Quezon, Aurora, Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Palawan and...

    Bulacan, Luzon, Manila 943  Words | 4  Pages

  • Tagalog Language and Rizal

    Blumentritt: "I know Bisayan already, and I speak it quite well. It is necessary, however, to know other dialects."  By the end of his exile in Dapitan on July 31, 1896, Rizal had become one of the world's great linguists. He knew 22 languages, namely, Tagalog, Ilokano, Spanish, Portuguese, Latin, Greek, Sanskrit, English, French, German, Arabic, Hebrew, Catalan, Dutch, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Swedish, Russian, Malay, Bisayan, and Subanun. Rizal and the Japanese Language Jose Rizal People...

    Filipino language, Japanese language, Japanese Language Proficiency Test 2145  Words | 6  Pages

  • the legends of the tagalogs

    THE LEGENDS OF THE TAGALOGS The Legends of the Tagalogs (REPORT) Submitted by: Diputado, Ericka Jasmine B. BSBA IIA Submitted to: Mrs. Nessie Obaña (Instructor in Philippine Literature) 2014 The Legends of the Tagalogs In a certain wide region of Luzon, there was a village frequented by young men. This town was full of trees, beautiful flowers and a river where clear waters are flowed. What attracted the young men more than the scenery was a beautiful...

    Girl, Luzon, Man 1147  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summer

    ------------------------------------------------- Summer. A field during summer in Belgium. | | Summer  is the warmest of the four temperate seasons, between spring and autumn. At the summer solstice, the days are longest and the nights are shortest, with day-length decreasing as the season progresses after the solstice. The date of the beginning of summer varies according to climate, culture, and tradition, but when it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere it is winter in the Southern Hemisphere...

    Atlantic Ocean, Equator, Northern Hemisphere 436  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Squib on Syntactic Pivots in Tagalog

    Linguistics 190 Linguistics 190 Inter-clausal and Intra-clausal Syntax: Clausal linking patterns in Tagalog 1 1st Semester AY 2012-2013: Linguistics 190 Squib Clausal linking patterns in Tagalog Eishrine Mei M. Amante UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN This paper explores the linking pattern of the core arguments across the clauses in Tagalog. It has been observed that even if Tagalog, a morphologically ergative language, also exhibits an accusative discourse behavior. This is also...

    Ergative–absolutive language, Intransitive verb, Linguistics 1354  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Summer Solstice by Nick Joaquin Plot Summary

    The Summer Solstice by Nick Joaquin Plot Summary The last day of Tatarin is the same day as St John's Day. The story is set on St John's Day in the 1850s in the Philippines. Entoy tells Dona Lupeng that Amada has participated in the ritual. While they are onboard a carriage, Dona Lupeng talks about why Amada still believes in the ritual. The carriage comes to a halt and everyone watches a procession taking place. Dona Lupeng mocks the arrogance of the men taking part in the procession. When they...

    Fiction, John Updike, Philippines 424  Words | 2  Pages

  • Winter Solstice Festival

    Winter Solstice Festival The Winter Solstice Festival is celebrated by the Chinese on 22nd December. It is a day of merry making, feasting and thanksgiving. It is not only a day for setting out hopes for the coming year but also for ancestor worship. In ancient times, it is customary for the Emperor of China to fast on the eve of the Winter Solstice to prepare for the ceremonial rituals and ancestor worship which was carried out on the Altar of Heaven in Beijing. On the day itself, the Emperor...

    China, Glutinous rice, Northern Hemisphere 968  Words | 3  Pages

  • Winter Solstice

    the start of winter, and some use a definition based on weather, but when it is winter in the Northern Hemisphere it is summer in the Southern Hemisphere, and vice versa. In many regions, winter is associated with snow and freezing temperatures. At the winter solstice, the days are shortest and the nights are longest, with days lengthening as the season progresses after the solstice. Contents   [hide]  1 Cause 2 Meteorological reckoning 3 Astronomical and other calendar-based reckoning 4 Ecological...

    Climate, Northern Hemisphere, Season 2495  Words | 8  Pages

  • 500 Days of Summer

    Ricardo Facey N. Melo ENG4U1b September 15, 2014 500 Days of Summer It is thought that in the film “500 Days of Summer”, a 2009 comedy drama with a truly original romantic twist, post-modernism serves to enhance the overall message of the movie that is, don’t fall in love with love. The postmodern elements such as the distorted use of time, the fact that the film does not follow the tradition “Hollywood” love story, and finally the evident presence of role reversal throughout the story, all...

    Interpersonal relationship, Love, Narrative 1179  Words | 5  Pages

  • Cleansing the Non-Tagalog Nationalities

    CLEANSING THE NON-TAGALOG NATIONALITIES Benjie Yballe In 1998 I published “Ethnic Cleansing in the Philippines” on the internet under the name Herb Mantawe and revised this in 2005. (This was on the defunct website philippines.com/ColonialRP.) I have been questioned on several occasions on how appropriate the term ethnic cleansing is in regard to state-directed discrimination against language groups or ethnic nationalities that stand in the way of the national language. Has there ever been mass...

    China, Filipino language, Language 1063  Words | 3  Pages

  • Modifying the Story Summer Solstice Through the Screenplay Entitled “Tatarin”

    Modifying the Story Summer Solstice through the Screenplay Entitled “Tatarin” A Partial Thesis Presented To Mrs. Evelyn S. Agato In Partial Fulfillment of the Subject RD 100 - Research Design Leader Divine Angeline Leaño Members Erinn Chua Jan Erik Miras Jamie Robertson San Juan Clarissa Tan Cherryl Tolentino October 2011 Department of Media Studies College of Arts and Sciences Trinity University of Asia Abstract The purpose of this thesis...

    Feminist film theory, Fiction, Film 5012  Words | 15  Pages

  • Summer Vacation

     “Summer Getaway” I just can’t wait until summer. With all of those plans to do, it’s really going to be fun! I’ll tell you my awesome plans. This summer I’m going to Boracay! When school gets out were going there. Along the way we might make some stops. First we will leave San pedro laguna and go to Kalibo, Aklan and stay there a day. One of the Sundays in boracay will be the most fun because we’re going too an island. After that, I might go swimming with my family. When we come back I will...

    Charleston County, South Carolina, Family, Sleep 1115  Words | 3  Pages

  • Recreation and Summer

    story?] Summer is a great time of the year for every person younger than eighteen because it is a time of year you have little to no responsibilities. You can sleep in, relax, hang out with friends or just do whatever you want all summer long. These are the reasons I love summer. My summer this year has been great because there was always something to do, whether it was playing games, to going to seeing a movie, to hanging out with friends. The majority of every one of my summers is spent...

    Amusement park, Debut albums, Nintendo 2144  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summer Roll

    Summer Roll (Gỏi cuốn) A summer roll or fresh roll (gỏi cuốn) is a Vietnamese dish consisting of pork, shrimp, herbs, bún (rice vermicelli), and other ingredients wrapped in rice paper. They are served at room temperature, and are not deep fried. Summer roll has gradually gained popularity among Vietnam's neighboring countries and in the West.   Gỏi cuốn are called by several different English names, including "salad roll," "fresh roll," "fresh spring roll," and "summer roll." Sometimes the...

    Appetizers, Rice paper, Rice vermicelli 758  Words | 3  Pages

  • summer assignment

    AP Microeconomics Summer Assignment Economics is a way of looking at the world and making rational decisions based on costs and benefits. Wondering how?? Over the summer, please read the book, Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science, by Charles Wheelan. As you read the book, take notes that will help you answer some important questions and understand economic concepts. Your task is described below. Choose any five concepts discussed and analyzed by Wheelan. (The concepts should be from...

    Charles Wheelan, Cost, Economics 996  Words | 4  Pages

  • About Summer

    Summer is the Best Season (possible topic sentences with suggestions for details) o The four seasons of the year all have their appeal, but summer is by far my favorite. [Give examples of wrong is wrong with the other seasons and what they don’t offer that summer does.] o One aspect of summer that makes it so attractive involves clothing. [Give examples of why doing laundry is easier, what kinds of summer clothing you enjoy wearing, and why clothing in other seasons is less...

    Amusement park, Autumn, Brooklyn 609  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summer vacation

    Summer Vacation Summer vacation is one of the most exciting times of the year. Every year we go to the island of Surf City in North Carolina. Surf City is a cool place and there are so many things that you can do. Maybe the reason why I like it so much is because of the change of scenery. The greatness of the mountains to the vastness of the ocean puts a person in awe. Summer vacation gives our family time to relax, and do things we want to do. On the island there are...

    Catch and release, Fish, Fishing 616  Words | 3  Pages

  • summer vacation

    Summer season India is a tropical country. Here Summer Season is felt more prominently than any other season. Ordinarily, we begin to feel the summer heat from the month of April to the second week of June. In Oriya Calendar, Baisakh and Jyestha are the two months which comprise the Summer Season. This season is remarkable for the heat. People suffer from terrible heat right from the morning till the midnight. In the morning people feel a gentle breeze. Then the sun rises and the horror of the...

    Climate, Earth, Energy 1145  Words | 3  Pages

  • Guidelines for Summer Placement (Summer Internship)

    GUIDELINES FOR SUMMER PLACEMENT (SUMMER INTERNSHIP) Summer placement (summer internship programme, i.e., now popularly known as SIP), is an integral part of the academic curriculum of MBA. For the successful completion of the MBA programme, the students are required to complete the SIP. After completion of the 1st year of the programme, i.e., after the 2nd semester and before the commencement of the second year of the programme, the students are required to work with an organisation for hands on...

    Business process reengineering, Intern, Management 883  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Vacation

    Do you remember that feeling you'd get on the last day of school? Remember how excited you'd be to finally get to do those summer things like ride bikes with your friends, stay up all night planning pranks, and chasing down the ice cream man after dinner? These are just a few of my favorite memories from those long summer days. Now picture this. It's a beautiful July day, perfect to spend a few lazy hours by the pool, but instead you'll be in school. Okay, sure you could come home and relax in the...

    Anxiety, Arne Duncan, Barack Obama 1128  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Solstice

    Walt Whitman Walter "Walt" Whitman was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very controversial in its time, particularly his poetry collection Leaves of Grass, which was described as obscene for its overt sexuality.  Walt was born in Westhills, Long...

    Alfred, Lord Tennyson, E. E. Cummings, Edgar Allan Poe 4514  Words | 13  Pages

  • Summer Ventures

    Creative Writing Essay 2 Summer Ventures If a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, then Summer Ventures was a leap. The closest I have ever gotten to actually living a college life was when I went to Summer Ventures in Science and Mathematics for four weeks in the summer of my sophomore year. My experience at Summer Ventures was truly an un-forgetful one. Not only did I meet new friends and enjoyed my stay at East Carolina University, taking part in Summer Ventures made me realize...

    Trojan War 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Vacation

    The summer i had was amazing. I did so many different things. I went to camp, went to USA, and went to the beach. I had so much fun. I just hope next summer is as exciting as this one. First of all I went to my camp with tons of my friends. (name of camp) was so much fun! I spent money on ______ and me and my friends did so much different things. The only problem is that i had to wake up early. That was a bummer. Secondly i went to USA. I woke up early, and took a long bus ride. That wasnt that...

    High school, Writing 1795  Words | 4  Pages

  • Summer Reading

    student will be expected to choose from the list of titles for summer reading. Returning to school in September is much easier for those who have maintained the habit of responsive reading during the summer. Summer reading provides a pleasurable broadening of a teenager’s experiences. Students who read as a source of both intellectual stimulation and overall relaxation are likely to become lifelong readers. Those who read over the summer months achieve speaking and writing skills, which align with...

    Ben Kingsley, High school, Jane Eyre 1693  Words | 7  Pages

  • Searching For SUmmer

    In “Searching for Summer” Joan Aiken uses details to portray the dark, negative, worldly mood and the happy, bright, and energetic mood of the different settings. The negativity surrounding the people of England, and the world, have drastically changed their whole lives and have made the world even harder to live in. A cloud of obscurity and anguish that was caused by war is blocking the rays of bliss and delight; however one couple is determined to find “a bit of sun” pg. 66 that will change their...

    Earth, Light, Personal life 1011  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Summer of the Falcon

    The Summer of The Falcon Every popular novel must have an interesting story, suitable conflicts, and a theme. In the novel The Summer Of the Falcon, the author Jean Craighead George parallels the maturation of the main character with the teaching of a bird to fly and take commands. June becomes mature and grows form childhood to adulthood, In the end of the story, June is not a child anymore. Neither is the falcon. It has fully grown and has decided to live independently, without any of June's...

    Bird, Character, Falcon 832  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Kings of Summer

    to go to a party with his friends. After a fight with his dad, Joe ends up calling the police, claiming physical abuse. It's a radical move, dark and evocative of a deep psychological schism. There's a furious and smart movie inside "The Kings of Summer," a first feature by director Jordan Vogt-Roberts, a film about three teenage boys who take to the woods to build a house from scratch and live outside not only parental supervision but community norms and expectations. Unfortunately, despite some...

    1236  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Farm

    Done By: http://www.livetvee4u.blogspot.com/ Summer Farm, Norman MacCaig Norman MacCaig was born in Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland, in 1910, and spent much of his life in this and other Scottish cities until his death in 1996. His family came from the quiet countryside and this background is reflected in ‘Summer Farm’. This poem is characteristically about nature and personal reflection. It begins with simple descriptions of the natural world and the farmland that he sees around...

    Idea, Meter, Poetry 921  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer & Winter

    characteristics of each subject. Use key words to connect your ideas. Conclude your paragraph by telling the reader what you believe is the most important way in which your subjects are alike or different. Suggestions of topics to compare and contrast Summer and winter Youth and old age Two sports of your choice Men and women Two of your friends, parents, teachers Transition words to use: accordingly, after, also, and, another, as a result, at first, at last, before long, but, finally, for example...

    Comparison, Conclusion, Difference 330  Words | 3  Pages

  • Memorable summer

     MEMORABLE SUMMER Magic, name of the cruise line we went on last summer, have one thousand feet long as much as twenty seven length of school buses combine and fifteen decks above of surface sea water, and because of a imagination, my kids called it by “big boat”. We were very excited, and my kids had been asked about the trip every night since spring. Also, we were join a group had five families were going to. Wow, group vacation on cruise sounded like it could have a...

    Freshwater, Recreation, Seawater 1363  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summer Assignments

    Chawin Pathompornvivat Mrs. Sarr-Lewis Advanced Placement English Language & Composition 21st August, 2013 Summer Assignments 2013 Word count: 313 words “Close Reading: The Art and Craft of Analysis” Close reading informs a writer writing by revealing something new each time we read them. The process of close reading develop an understanding of a text that is based first on the words themselves. The skill called “close reading” is a fundamental for interpreting literature. Reading...

    Creative writing, John Updike, Reader 1070  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Summer

    Over the summer I learned a lot about myself. I was stressed then surprised and finally relieved. I discovered motivation in school and you could even say I “came of age”. Combine lots surprises plus the two months of freedom in the summer and anything can happen. Home stretch, that’s the phrase that came to my head mid-may last school year as I was just finishing up culminating’s and starting to make notes for the exams in June. At first just the thought of summer was so out of reach. The whole...

    524  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summer Romance

    sometimes, you don’t get what you want. And that is fine. I understand. I can still be happy, I just can’t be drug along. You can move on easily, any girl would be lucky to have you. I can feel you forget me, and all the amazing memories we made this summer. I feel like each day, you forget a little more. You forget how each day we both couldn’t stop smiling being around each other. How we both wanted to spend every night together, regardless if Jillian made you leave because you were snoring. You forget...

    2003 singles, 2004 singles, 2005 singles 2132  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summer Reading

    SUMMER READING RESPONSE Book: Contemporary Title: The Hunger Games Series Author: Susan Collins Choose a character and explain how the character changes throughout the story. What causes the change? What lessons does the character learn? Peeta, the son of a baker, has changed the most throughout the story in The Hunger Games Series. From the beginning of the story, Peeta is a shy and closed guy, who is always afraid to say his own feelings and words, “Well, there is this one girl. I’ve...

    Antagonist, Change, Character 2291  Words | 7  Pages

  • To the Young Women of Malolos English and Tagalog Version

    kayo ñg mabuting halimbawa sa kapuá dalagang nagnanasang paris ninyong mamulat ang mata at mahañgo sa pagkalugamí, sumisigla ang aming pag-asa, inaaglahì ang sakuná, sa pagka at kayo'y katulong na namin, panatag ang loob sapagtatagumpay. Ang babaing tagalog ay di na payukó at luhod, buhay na ang pagasa sa panahong sasapit; walá na ang inang katulong sa pagbulag sa anak na palalakhin sa alipustá at pagayop. Di na unang karunuñgan ang patuñgó ñg ulo sa balang maling utos, dakilang kabaitan ang ñgisi sa...

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