• How My Brother Leon Brought a Wife
    "You are Baldo," she said and placed her hand lightly on my shoulder. Her nails were long, but they were not painted. She was fragrant like a morning when papayas are in bloom. And a small dimple appeared momently high on her right cheek. "And this is Labang of whom I have heard so much." She held t...
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    How my brother leon brought a wife She stepped down from the carretela of Ca Celin with a quick, delicate grace. She was lovely. She was tall. She looked up to my brother with a smile, and her forehead was on a level with his mouth.  "You are Baldo," she said and placed her hand lightly on my sho...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought a Wife
    How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife By Manuel E. Arguilla She stepped down from the carretela of Ca Celin with a quick, delicate grace. She was lovely. She was tall. She looked up to my brother with a smile, and her forehead was on a level of his mouth. “You are Baldo,” she said and placed...
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    Araullo University – PHINMA Education Network Basic Education Department Cabanatuan City Book Report in English I How My Brother Leon Brought a Wife Manuel Arguilla (1911 – 1944)was an I...
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    She stepped down from the carretela of Ca Celin with a quick, delicate grace. She was lovely. SHe was tall. She looked up to my brother with a smile, and her forehead was on a level with his mouth. "You are Baldo," she said and placed her hand lightly on my shoulder. Her nails were long, but they...
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    The theme of 'How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife' is that one must preserve, even through certain sacrifices, in order to reach one's goal. In particular: - One may have to surrender a small part of one's life in order to be happy. In the story, Leon arrived with his wife in the country m...
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  • Literary Analysis How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    Title: How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife Author: Manuel Arguilla (1911 – 1944) was an Ilokano writer in English, patriot, and martyr. He is known for his widely anthologized short story "How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife," the main story in the collection "How My Brothe...
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    How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife By Manuel E. Arguilla * PLOT: Chronological arrangement, because the author according to temporal order o simply the start of the story from the arrival of Maria and Baldo at Nagrebcan until the such time that the family of Leon accepted Maria as part...
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    Analysis Paper: How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife By Manuel Arguilla "How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife," is a short story written by the highly acclaimed Filipino writer Manuel Arguilla. This award-winning story is a long-standing favorite in Philippine literature. To examine t...
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    Literary Analysis How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife Title: How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife Author: Manuel Arguilla (1911 – 1944) was an Ilokano writer in English, patriot, and martyr. He is known for his widely anthologized short story "How My Brother Leon Brought Home a W...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    Title: How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife Author: Manuel Arguilla (1911 – 1944) was an Ilokano writer in English, patriot, and martyr. He is known for his widely anthologized short story "How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife," the main story in the collection "How My Brother Leon B...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife Analysis
    How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife By: Manuel Arguilla Discussant: Angela Pauline B. Saba I. Background Information A. Author: MANUEL ESTABILLO ARGUILLA * Born: June 17, 1911 in Nagrebcan, Buang, La Union * was an Ilocano writer in English, patriot, and martyr * is th...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    I. II. Nagrebcan, Bauang, III CHARACTERS Baldo was the one who narrated the story. He was the younger brother of Leon.  He was an obedient, innocent and naive young boy.  Leon was the one who brought home a wife.  He was a responsible, gentle and a loving husband. Maria had been born and...
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    How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife (American Colonial Literature) By Manuel E. Arguilla She stepped down from the carretela of Ca Celin with a quick, delicate grace. She was lovely. SHe was tall. She looked up to my brother with a smile, and her forehead was on a level with his mouth....
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    View other reactions on works by Manuel Arguilla. Arguilla's short story can be read as the uneasy intermingling of two approaching social spheres, the urban and the rural. This is in many ways a fish out of water story, Maria is out of her element in the countryside and Leon out of his element i...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Honme a Wife
    How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife ( Manuel E. Arguilla )   A paper analysis presented  to the class of Miss Maria Cristina Arquiza.   In partial fulfillment of the requirement for the subject English IV.   By:  Abella, Ghilmar M. IV- Diamond Ernesto Rondon High School...
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    This might be my second read of How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife but this is definitely the first I've tried to digest the beauty of the prose as an experience in itself. However, unlike more fortunate literature buffs who have their own copy of How My Brother Leon Brought Home A Wife (And Ot...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    how my brother leon brought home a wife -is a story written byManuel Arguillaabout a manwho comes home to his province to introduce hiswife from the city to his family. This short storywon first prize in the Commonwealth LiteraryContest in 1940 Summary In the story, Leon arrived with his wi...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    How my brother Leon brought home a wife Author: MANUEL ESTABILLO ARGUILLA * Born: June 17, 1911 in Nagrebcan, Buang, La Union * was an Ilocano writer in English, patriot, and martyr * is the 4th son of Crisanto Arguilla a farmer and Margarita Estabillo a potter * finished his element...
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  • How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife
    Name: Paulina Anika F. Coronacion Section: AB2-1 HOW MY BROTHER LEON BROUGHT HOME A WIFE My brother Leon was returning to Nagrebcan from far away Manila, bringing home his young bride who had been born and had grown up in the big city. Father would not accept her for a daughter-in-law unless...
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