• William Somerset Maugham
    The Escape By Maugham William Somerset Maugham is one of the best known English writers of the 20th century. He was not only a novelist, but also a one of the most successful dramatist and short-story writers. Maugham wants the readers to draw their own conclusion about the characters and events...
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  • Van Hoc Anh
    shows us how we too often tend to act judgmental towards others, but later when we pause and take a closer look, we may find that they are truly greater in character than we are. First of all I want to begin with the narrative perspective. In the short storyMr. Know- All” by William Somerset...
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  • W.S. Maugham "The Moon and the Sixpence"
    illness, and all three brothers were sent to London to study, but William stayed with his father. After some time his father also died and Maugham moved to his uncle. The uncle was a vicar of Whitestable. Perhaps this period of his life inspired him to write a very famous short story “The Verger”(1954...
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  • The Kite
    Name: - Zahra Shakil Mirza. Roll #: - 12-02-0054. Course Code: - 1210-III. “A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE KITE BY MOUGHAM.” William Somerset Maugham born in 1874 is one of the greatest short story writers of literature. He died in 1965 after completing many short stories...
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  • the moon and the sixpence
    Group 428 Asgarova Matanat Baku-2013 Plan: 1. The writer’s life and creativity 2. Theme , motive , symbol 3. The main character 4. Conclusion 1. The writer’s life and creativity: William Somerset Maugham was born in the British Embassy in...
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  • The Kite
    Analysis of ”The kite” “The Kite” is a short story written in 1947 by William Somerset Maugham. Mr. Maugham is well known for his very popular short stories, which are quite easy read and understood by everyone. The above-mentioned characteristics of Mr. Maugham and his short stories made him...
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  • The Moon and Sixpence
    William Somerset Maugham (25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965) The British novelist William Somerset Maugham, one of the most popular writers in English in the 20th century, is noted for his clarity of style and skill in storytelling. Born in Paris, of Irish ancestry, Somerset Maugham was to...
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  • Sense and Stylistic Analysis
    Sense and stylistic analysis “The Escape” I would like to consider sense and stylistic peculiarities of the text that I have recently read. The title of the story is “The Escape”, it was written by Somerset Maugham. First of all, some facts from the author’s biography. William Somerset...
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  • Mr. Know All by W. Somerset Maugham
    First of all I want to begin with the narrative perspective. In the short storyMr. Know-All” by William Somerset Maugham there is a first person narrator, who takes an active part in the story. He is a very important character. It is not easy to tell whether he is a minor or a major character. On...
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  • Moon and Sixpence
    . Sentences Analysis      Ⅰ. A brief introduction to the author   William Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965), a famous British writer all over the world. Born in Paris, 1874, Maugham was the sixth and youngest son. His father Robert Ormond Maugham was an English lawyer who handled the legal affairs of...
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  • English Literature
    Below is a free essay on "Stylistics Analysis of “Mr. Know All” by W. Somerset Maugham" from Anti Essays, your source for free research papers, essays, and term paper examples. Stylistics Analysis of “Mr. Know All” by W. Somerset Maugham W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) is a British...
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  • The Passionate Year Hilton
    William Somerset Maugham (25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965). British novelist, playwright, short-story writer, highest paid author in the world in the 1930s. In spite of his popularity and international fame, Maugham did not receive critical attention for his fiction in Britain. Expressing his...
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  • The Happy Man
    Гушан Елена 3 курс 304 группа Analysis of the text: The happy man William Somerset Maugham (1974 - 1966), a well-known English novelist, short-story writer, playwright and essayist, was the son of a British diplomat. He was educated at King’s School in Canterbury, studied painting in Paris...
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  • My Cursed Essay
    The story under the title “The Escape” was written by one of the outstanding English writers – William Somerset Maugham. William Somerset Maugham is one of the best known English writers of the 20th century. He was not only a novelist, but also a one of the most successful dramatist and short-story...
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    majority." Realistic portrayal of life, keen character observation, and interesting plots coupled with beautiful, expressive language, simple and lucid style, place Somerset Maugham on a level with the greatest English writers of the XXth century. Mrs. Strickland Mrs...
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  • The Analysis of the Escape by W.S. Maugham
    Somerset Maugham.     I`d like to reflect upon the short-story under the title «The Escape”, written by one of the best known English writers of 20th century – William Somerset Maugham. He was not only a short-story writer, but also one of the most successful dramatists and novelists. His reputation...
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  • “The Happy Man”
    Analysis “The Happy Man” Ринчино Сарюна, гр. 02194 I’m going to analyze a novel “The Happy Man” by Somerset Maugham, a well-known English novelist, short-story writer, playwright and essayist. William Somerset Maugham was born in Paris, educated at King’s school in Canterbury and studied to be a...
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  • Mr. Know-all
    author says that the story about the situation where Mr. Know-All was caught out spread over the ship very quickly and describes what happened next morning. So in the short story Mr. know All by W. Somerset Maugham five main parts of the plot structure are quite easily seen. And I’ve tried to outline the main situation which belonged to each of five parts of the plot structure. ...
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    I’m going to analyze a novel “The Happy Man” by Somerset Maugham, a well-known English novelist, short-story writer, playwright and essayist. William Somerset Maugham was born in Paris, educated at King’s school in Canterbury and studied to be a doctor at St. Thomas Hospital in England. He was one...
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  • The Happy Man
    «Life is full of compensations» Somerset Maugham William Somerset Maugham is one of the best known English writers of the 20th century. William Somerset Maugham (1874-1966), a well-known English novelist, short-story writer, playwright and essayist, was the son of a British diplomat. He was...
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