• The Story of the Aged Mother
    . Activity 2 Complete the story map below. Title: The Story of the Aged Mother (A Japanese Folktale) Setting: The story happened long long time ago at the foot of the mountain and at shinano. Characters: The Aged Mother – the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save...
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    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER (ANALYSIS) Posted on January 22, 2012 THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER (A Japanese folktale) ANALYSIS   SETTING: Shinano at the foot the mountain CHARACTERS: The aged mother- the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited...
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  • The Story of the Aged Mother (Analysis)
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER (A Japanese folktale)   SETTING: Shinano at the foot the mountain CHARACTERS: The aged mother- the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited their land The young farmer- the son of the aged mother The daimio-the despotic...
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  • Home Reading Report
    HOME READING REPORT THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER SETTING: Shinano at the foot the mountain CHARACTERS: The aged mother- the main character of the story, who has the wisdom that brings to save and benefited their land The young farmer- the son of the aged mother The daimio-the...
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  • Two Gentle Men of Verona and Irish Rose by Ajcornin
    of A J Cronin are heart touching. In "Irish Rose " he tells about a small girl sacrificed her life for her little brother who lost his mother when he was only one month. The main character is a 14 year old girl. In "Two Gentleman of Verona" he tells the story of two brothers sacrificing their life...
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  • Ro257
    across, addressing him as “Grandpa”—the little boy has passed an entire life time in what seemed like only half a day, and is now an old man at the end of his life. Characters The Father It is the young boy’s father who, “clutching” his hand, takes the boy to school. When the boy asks if he is...
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  • ; Lgkhjgvbnkm.
    wisdom and out of it she will always guide her loved ones and give them the best of her soft heart. The story of the Aged Mother is a folklore from Japan, it tells a story about the care and wisdom of a mother to his son, their situation and the son’s love and tender reverence. The story took...
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  • Canterville Ghost characte
    play tricks on the ghost and make him depressed and desperate. All  along  the story, they imagine jokes and even dress up as ghosts.   Mrs Otis:  The mother isn't scared of the ghost and even asks him if he wants a remedy for his stomach. “She is a very handsome middle-aged woman with fine eyes...
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  • The Story of the Aged Mother Japanese Folktales
    THE STORY OF THE AGED MOTHER A Japanese Folktale by MATSUO BASHOLong, long ago there lived at the foot of the mountain a poor farmer and his aged, widowedmother. They owned a bit of land which supplied them with food, and their humble werepeaceful and happy.Shining was governed by a despotic leader...
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  • Literature Review - Representation of Women in Walt Disney Cartoon Characters.
    step-mothers. Some scholars take exception to the characters of Ariel (The Little Mermaid) and Belle (Beauty and the Beast), who have been called "active, intelligent young women in pursuit of their dreams against the wishes of the parent figures in the films"[9] The middle-aged women are evil...
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  • Life of Jose Rizal
    of Literary Text “The Story of the Aged mother” - Little background of the Author. Comprehension Check: 1. Name characters found in the story and characterize each. 2. What is the story all about/what lesson does the story want to imply? 3. If you were the son...
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  • Dog in the Night Time
    book, and its read through the eyes of him. He is a fifteen-year-old boy who has Asperger’s, a form of autism and lives a confusing life. He lives with his father, after his mother has apparently died, and has a pet rat called Toby. Because of his autism, he has trouble making friends, can’t be in...
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  • Book Report- My Sister My Sorrow
    . Although credit is given to the author for captivating the reader with thought provoking questions and humorous tales, the characters are at time too deep and the questions Beth asks seem a little to mature for a teenager, even a teenager who is facing death. Her mother is always concerned for her...
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  • Essay
    of the writer of this short story, together with her mother, Mrs Hopewell who owns a farm. Joy is a disabled middle-aged woman who lost her leg long time ago when she was a child. She is an atheist and she is not in good relations with her mother, Mrs. Hopewell, she even changes her name in Hulga...
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  • A Gracious Departure
    accept. This struggle obviously affected the writer and it remained evident in most of her work. The story begins when Julian’s mother, a middle-aged white woman who was fearful of blacks, asked him to accompany her to town. Prior to departure, a discussion between the two characters leads to a...
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  • Singh
    always play tricks on the ghost and make him depressed and desperate. All  along  the story, they imagine jokes and even dress up as ghosts.   Mrs Otis:  The mother isn't scared of the ghost and even asks him if he wants a remedy for his stomach. “She is a very handsome middle-aged woman with fine eyes...
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  • The Resurrectionists
    gift. 10. Maisie returns to Australia realizing she still has a gift of playing the cello. Not all is lost. Who are the main characters? Describe them. 1. Maisie Fielding – Maisie is in her mid 20’s and plays in the orchestra as a cellist. Her mother (Janet), boyfriend (Adrian) and father...
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  • The Hobbit
    you like him/her? Explain why; use some 50 words for each character. Thúrin: I didn’t like him very much because he isn’t patient at all. And there for he is very laconically and naïve. For example he is seeking his mother and sister the whole story but he could see his mother and sister...
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  • The Woman Who Walked Into Doors
    "The Woman Who Walked Into Doors" "The Woman Who Walked Into Doors" is a novel written by Roddy Doyle, set in Ireland in the early 1990s. This story combines love and violence and shows how the two can go together in one marriage. The story is written like a diary of Paula Spencer's good and...
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  • roselilly - confinement
    ’’ has been included in several important literary anthologies, including Calling the Wind: Twentieth-Century African-American Short Stories (1993). The story of a rural African-American woman from Mississippi who is about to escape poverty and disgrace by marrying a man she barely knows, a Muslim from...
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