• Literary Review of “The Ambitious Guest” by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Literary Review of “The Ambitious Guest” by Nathaniel Hawthorne Though the family lived a simple yet proud life in the Notch of the White Hills, they were not immune to the vanity the stranger brought to their cozy cottage they caught his disease of fame and paid dearly. The story began on...
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  • As You Like It & the Ambitious Guest Belonging
    Every individual experiences the possibilities and challenges presented through the feeling of a connection or disconnection in one’s life. Their circumstances determine the way these senses of belonging such as love and familial affinity is embraced. The connections made through love, a natural p
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  • The Significance of the Plot of Xenia
    Ancient Greece is known for its beautiful theaters and its skilled poets. One of the most famous ones at that time and famous even now is Homer. Nobody knows who he actually is but the works that he has created are far more than magnificent. The Odyssey and The Iliad are two poems that turned into m
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  • On the Structure of Plot
    Yong Goodman Brown – the development of plot Young Goodman Brown came forth at sunset into the street at Salem village; but put his head back, after crossing the threshold, to exchange a parting kiss with his young wife. And Faith, as the wife was aptly named, thrust her own pretty head into the s
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  • About a Boy: Chapter Plot
    Chapter Plot, Characters, Setting ... 1 Marcus, a 12-year-old boy is introduced, who lives alone with his mother Fiona in London. They have just moved from Cambridge. His parents are separated and Fiona has just split up with her ex-boyfriend. The reader is informed about Marcus’ life before and
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  • Plot Summary - the Aeneid by Virgil
    Virgil begins his poem with a statement of his theme (Arma virumque cano..., "I sing of arms and of a man...") and an invocation to his Muse (Musa, mihi causas memora..., "O Muse, recall to me the reasons..."). He then explains the cause of the principal conflict of the plot; in this case, the resen
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  • Guest of the Nation by Frank O' Connor
    Frank O' Connor's short story, "Guest of the Nation", exemplifies an effective plot as all good writing does through the utilization of rising and falling action. With the implementation of the major components integrated to form the plot, O'Connor is able to construct an alurring and exciting serie
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  • Plot of Mill on the Floss
    Literapedia Book Notes for The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot Characters Narrator (ch 1) — the storyteller Maggie Tulliver (ch 2) — the protagonist and main character Tom Tulliver (ch 2) — Maggie's brother Mr. Tulliver (ch 2) — Maggie's father Mrs. Tulliver (ch 2) — Maggie's
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  • Plot
    Plot Summary By Michael J. Cummings...© 2003 . .......The Divine Comedy has three sections: Inferno (Hell), Purgatorio (Purgatory) and Paradiso (Paradise or Heaven). The first section has 33 cantos (chapters) and an introduction of 1 canto for a total of 34. The second and third sections each
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  • A Most Ambitious Experiment
    Reading Log Title: A Most Ambitious Experiment Author: Mike Krath Length: 5 pages Plot – What is the short story about? Message? Hidden messages? It’s about a man named Robert who travels 20 years ahead in time to find out if he had invested his money well. He tells his wife h
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  • The Idiot Plot Summary
    Plot summary Prince Lev Nikolayevich Myshkin, a fair-haired young man in his late twenties and a descendant of one of the oldest Russian lines of nobility, arrives in St. Petersburg on a November morning. He has spent the last four years in a Swiss clinic for treatment of his epilepsy and suppose
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  • In Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Who Do You Think Is More Ambitious: Lady Macbeth or Macbeth?
    In Shakespeare’s Macbeth, who do you think is more ambitious: Lady Macbeth or Macbeth? In Shakespeare’s Macbeth (which was written in the Jacobean era), both Macbeth and Lady Macbeth show ambition. Although both display ambitious behaviour, it is argued whether Lady Macbeth or Macbeth is more a
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  • The Prestige - Plot Segmentation
    Plot Segmentation: The Prestige C. Credit title. 1. The Pledge. a. Borden’s workshop. i. Mr. Cutter picks up a bird and shows Jess. b. The Great Danton. i. The theater curtain rises revealing a massive electrical machine on stage with Angier. ii. Borden and other members of the a
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  • Plot Summary for What Makes Sammy Run - Budd Schulberg
    What makes Sammy Run? – Budd Schulberg Plot summary: Told in first person narrative by Al Manheim, drama critic of The New York Record, this is the tale of Sammy Glick, a young uneducated boy who rises from copy boy to the top of the screenwriting profession in 1930s Hollywood by backstabbingoth
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  • Plot of Things Fall Apart
    Plot of Each Chapter of Things Fall Apart Chapter One The story takes place within the Igbo community of Umuofia in eastern Nigeria. In this chapter, the characters are introduced. The main character, Okonkwo is a great man among the Igbo tribe and is well known throughout the nine villages and
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  • Plot Overview of Huckelberry Finn
    This PDF has been brought to you by . . . The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain ©2007, 2002 by SparkNotes All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, re
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  • The Gunpowder Plot
    Extended Essay The Gunpowder Plot of 1605 has come to be known as Britain’s greatest conspiracy. If it had succeeded, many say it would’ve been one of the greatest terrorist plots ever. However, the Oxford Dictionary’s definition of terrorism is “the unofficial or unauthorized use of violen
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  • Guest Satisfaction
    Introduction Guest satisfaction within the Hospitality Industry is very important and essential. Only when a restaurant exhibit satisfactory guest it can be successful for a longer period of time. Guests will only come back and spend more money when the particular establishment supplies their wants
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  • Land Lady (Mood Setting and Plot Graph)
    Mood Changes The beginning of the story is quite cosy and cheerful,full of happiness. However,when Billy enters the room,the light become darker and small room gives a mysterious feeling. Spookily quiet and the Landlady´s weird kindness made the story more creepy,something is going to...
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