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English 30 The Home Cooked Meal and The dorm Cooked Meal In The Lost Painting: The Quest for A Caravaggio Masterpiece by Jonathan Harr, there are many discussion and debates toward what is better between either the original or a copy of an original. This could relate to an everyday college student on the difference between a home cooked meal and a meal from your dorm. There are many differences between these two meals, including how they are cooked, the environment in which the meal is cooked, the difference in how both meals smell, and how our mothers’/fathers’ secret ingredient could the home cooked meal taste different. A home cooked meal is prepared very different then how students make food in their dorms. For one, most of the time many students do not know how to make half the kinds of food that their parents make. Another difference on a home cooked meal and the dorm cooked meal is when the food is cooked. At home most families have dinner around six or seven o’clock at night but in college there is no specific time for when to eat dinner due to classes and homework. One major difference between the home cooked meal and the dorm cooked meal would be mainly the environment that the meal is cooked in. A home cooked meal is usually around people that you know. Yet in our dorms, when we cook our meals, we are cooking around people that we have just met and are not yet so comfortable with. At home when my mother is making dinner she usually cooks with music playing from the radio, if not, then one of her favorite shows on the television is on and pretty loud. Also when my mother is cooking, I can of usually hear my baby sister bothering my mother or just running around. At college we don’t have that same environment that we have back
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home. Not the same music because the radio stations are different here in
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2008 for the course ENGL 030 taught by Professor Wright,elizabeth during the Fall '07 term at Penn State.

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