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in cutting. The boy asks the wise old man about the present and how could he get it. He had heard about how wonderful it was and how happy and successful it would make him. As the boy grows into his teens he keeps trying to find out how to attain this present. The old man tells him he already knows how to attain it, the present is a gift we all have to give to ourselves. As the boy grows into a young man he gives up the search for The Present, and he begins running into problems at work and in his...

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The past and the present

The past and the present Our life is like a triangle, past, present, future is like three different vertices in one triangle. Each of them has their own world but they are interknitted by each other. Memory and physical world is a pair of intriguing words which effect each other. Our present is consist of many pieces of the past and we can learn lessons from the experience of the past to affect the present life. Thus, how to deal with the relationship between...

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Gift and Presents

Presents . Another word that synonym to it is gift . Have you ever gave a present to someone ? Have you ever received presents ? Well , you must be . Because a person that never gave or received presents , her life maybe is a dull one . Let's talk about giving presents first . Why do you gave presents ? There must be a reason why you give a presents to somebody . I myself will not simply give a present to somebody for no reason . There are several reasons of giving presents . First , to celebrate...

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English Present Tense

SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE SP + V(Base Form) + C USE 1 Repeated Actions Use the Simple Present to express the idea that an action is repeated or usual. The action can be a habit, a hobby, a daily event, a scheduled event or something that often happens. It can also be something a person often forgets or usually does not do. Example: The train leaves every morning at 8 AM. USE 2 Facts or Generalizations The Simple Present can also indicate the speaker believes that a fact was true before, is...

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Present Perfect Tensesule

PRESENT PERFECT TENSE The autumn has already arrived How do you know? LOOK AT THE EXAMPLES: I have seen that movie twenty times.  I think I have met him once before.  There have been many earthquakes in California.  We haven’t cleaned the house yet.  Recently, we have argued a lot.  Have you talked to him lately?  I have already finished my homework. PRESENT PERFECT TENSE FORM: have / has + past participle Affirmative: I have seen the film before. She has seen the film before. Interrogative:...

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Education: Past, Present, and Future

Education: Past, Present, and Future Education, without it we would all be mindless wonders wandering around the globe. Education is an important factor in our lives, but the past, present, and future of education is changing. And change it will until our education system is the best in the world. In the past, Education in America was plain and simple. We've all heard the stories of how our ancestors used to have to walk to school 5 miles in the snow in the heat of summer. These shameless...

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The Past, Present, and a Condemned Future

The Past, Present, and a Condemned Future “The past is the present, isn’t it? It’s the future too. We all try to lie out of that but life won’t let us”(882). The character of Mary Tyrone declares this quote and poses an ominous thought; the state of time is merely irrelevant in life. It does not matter whether one resides in the present, the past can hauntingly resurface; the hope for the future can consume and blur what occurs currently. The main characters of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named...

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Living in the past present and future

Some people claim that the living in the present can actually cause more harm than good. They say that in order to lead a productive and profitable life, one must study both the past and the future, the present is only a stepping stone. I think that this is quite the opposite. The past must be learned from, the future must be looked at, but the present is where things happen, where a person can make things happen. In each persons time, he has the chance to make a mark upon the world. Each ...

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Pudu Jail’s Dead in Present

crossroads next to the old prison. The tunnel will end before the traffic light junction into Puduraya. (Raj, 2009) Pudu Jail was indubitable for her historical value; nevertheless, the developing era that causes changes of context and necessities of present people have fortuitously isolated Pudu Jail impracticable for its original function. Pudu Jail was initially built to be isolated in a good manner at the site that used to be a jungle, which was suitable for its function. Unfortunately, Pudu Jail...

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Present Perfect Continuous Timeline - Assignment

Present Perfect Continuous Timeline  Teaching Present perfect continuous   I usually draw a time line on the board about something I started doing in the past and on the other end I write now, then I present the sentence. for example: I started working here in 2004, I am working here now. I have been working here for 2 years. Then I have the students try to form sentences using the structure."  Salvador    Any effective exercise which emphasises the time elapsed between the action starting...

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