The Mats By Francisco Arcellana Essays and Term Papers

  • Divide by Two by Francisco Arcellana

    •Characters: 1. Narrator •*passive/lazy • - from the beginning, he showed no interest about the issue • - he keeps on sitting on his lounging chair which suggest that he don't • want to involve him to any conversation as what was observable • at the start of story • *low educational attainment ...

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  • Francisco

    Manic depressive - What does it mean? Manic depressive refers to mood swings from overly “high” (manic) to overly “low” (depressed). Another name for manic-depressive illness is bipolar disorder. This refers to a person’s mood alternating between “poles” of mania (highs) and depression (lows). Bipolar...

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  • The MAts"

    “The Mats” I.SETTINGS: a.Place:Nana Emilia’s Houseb.Time: The time setting for the action is in the afternoon. This storyhappened somewhat between 1950’s up to the present time. There is nospecific season for the said story but the story evolves in the evening.II. CHARACTERS: a.Protagonist: Mr....

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  • The Mats

    The Mats by Francisco Arellana For my family, Papa’s homecoming from his many inspection trips around the Philippines was always an occasion to remember. But there was one homecoming - from a trip to the south – that turned out to be more memorable than any of the others. Papa was an engineer. He...

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  • The Mats

    Argagarg lrajg v;lahiaerh av;oih ei;oehawfoiawe hfeaoiwfha oihawefh oaihefoih eaofihaewofi haoihefoaih foiaehfoiah oifhaeoih foiahefi haoih foieahfioa hoiehfoidhoihoifvhb cnboicbniovcboichbocihboichboichboichiobhcoihbsldjflajfas;odjawpjpaskf ihfwahhfawopiaysa0tasdawdwiaudsflkashfhl;sdlgnfl;gfd;lsdf;aghajhanahnahankaf...

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  • The Mats

    The Philippine'sFrancisco Arcellana is indeed a patriotic writer whose account of Mr. Angeles, the lead character in his story, "The Mats", is a picturesque of a sincere Filipino father and a husband who used the mat as the family's symbol of love for one another and whose obvious leanings are toward...

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  • Francisco Pizarro

    Francisco Pizarro was one of the cruelest Spanish conquistadors. He is most famous for conquering the Inca Empire in Peru. He was also part of the expedition led by Vasco Núñez de Balboa that discovered the Pacific. Pizarro’s victory over the Incas is considered to be the most astonishing and most incredible...

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  • Francisco Franco

    Francisco FrancoFrancisco Franco was born in 1892; he was born at a time when Hitler was still in control of nazi forces in Germany. People were trying to escape torture and death in the concentration camps by leaving the country. He was born at 12:30 on December 4, 1892, In El Ferrol a town overlooking...

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  • The Mats

    The Mats The story assigned to our group is ‘The Mats”. And based on our discussions and group meetings, the interpretation we all agreed to make is the “reader-based interpretation”. The Mats, written by Francisco Arcellana, is a short story depicting a very typical Filipino value – a deep sense...

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  • Francisco Franco

    Francisco Franco Francisco Franco was the dictator of Spain from 1939 to 1975, including the time of WW2. Perhaps he was better known as "El Caudillo," translated into English as The Leader. He was born and raised in Spain. He was a very brilliant military general who led Nationalist rebels in defeating...

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  • San Francisco

    The San Francisco Botanical Garden (formerly Strybing Arboretum) is located in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. Its 55 acres (22.3 ha) include over 50,000 individual plants, representing over 8,000 taxa from around the world, with particular focus on Magnolia species, high elevation palms, and cloud...

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  • Francisco Goya

    Through his art, Francisco Goya relayed his feelings toward the political unrest that plagued Spain during his lifetime. As an artist of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, Goya lived through a time of political and social upheaval, especially throughout Europe. At the time, the ideas...

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  • San Francisco

    went to San Francisco. I was either 19 or 20 years old. I had found out that my sister & her family was going to San Francisco for a week. It was slow at work, so I decided to take a week off from work & go with them. I was really excited to go because, I have never been to San Francisco before, I...

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  • Francisco Villa

     Francisco Villa Melissa E. Bowlin Ozarka College Francisco "Pancho" Villa Francisco Villa was born Doroteo Arango in San Juan del Rio, Durango in 1877. Some resources say that he was actually born in 1879. Although...

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  • San Francisco

    San Francisco The City of My Dreams When I was a child my dream was to move to San Francisco. I made my dream come true when I was 24 years old. I moved to the city by the bay with friends and found a house in the corridor district. Although I no longer live there I still long to be there and hope...

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  • Famous Botanist Francisco Hernandez

    Botanist Francisco Hernandez During the time of 1700 hundreds many artist made their way to spain to seek out what they believed to be an art form but done in garden designs. So many people thought that this was a great cause and belived that this was they were meant to do for life. Francisco like other...

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  • San Francisco

    SAN FRANCISCO Fwanyanga W. Mate & Ibrahim Akinola SAN FRANCISCO Fwanyanga W. Mate & Ibrahim Akinola San Francisco is one of North America’s most vibrant and robust cities. Located on the west coast of the United States of America, and only about a six to seven hour flight from...

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  • San Francisco

    San Francisco The City and County of San Francisco is the fourth most populous city in California and the 14th most populous city in the United States, with a 2007 estimated population of 764,976. Among the most densely populated cities in the country, San Francisco is part of the San Francisco Bay...

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  • Francisco Franco

    Francisco Franco was a general and authoritarian leader, who governed Spain from 1939 to 1975. He came to power shortly after the start of the Spanish Civil War. In that war, he led the rebel Nationalist Army to victory over the Loyalist forces. After the war ended in 1939, Franco held complete control...

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  • San Francisco

    Big City vs Small City According to Census 2010, San Francisco population is 805,235. It is the fourth most populous city in California. San Francisco is a beautiful city to live in but it can be overcrowded. A few years ago, my family and me moved to the suburbs to San Leandro. I could not adjust living...

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