Joseph F. Peluso
College English One
Five Hours of Credit
For my first two hours of credit I watched A Bronx Tale. It related to class
because one of the stories in the movie is about segregation. Cologero likes
tending to insult or belittle; expressing a low opinion
Sad, down in the dumps
A word that has two meanings and one meaning is risque.
Gloomy, stern looking/serious
Designating something for a specific purp
To resign or give up under oath, to avoid or shun.
Showing little concern for the feelings of others/ Causing wear or damage
To get rid of by formal or official means, to put aside; and put an end to.
difficult to underst
signal phrase set up
Author's name + verb of utterance
complete sentence set up punctuation
more than 4 lines, complete sentence set up, period before ( ), no quotation marks
short quote directly in own sentence
Showing very little excitement towards something because it is familiar
Doing work in order to make one look busy or work that has little or no value.
To change by removing or simplifying parts that could be offensive such as p
To look or glare at someone with dislike
Someone who stares for hours at anything out of the ordinary
Given without asking for anything in return.
One who stands around while others eat, in the hope that he will be invit
Set up conference with Dr. Davis or writing center
make sentences last and have plenty of detail. Craft and Polish what you have.
tell a personal story that ties into the book
Tell your o
treatment of a sleep disorder by changing sleeping and walking times to change the
patients biological clock
To inform, use _ description
To evoke emotion use _ description
Focus the thesis on _
Government run by the worst or least capable people
An extreme fear of physical and mental exhaustion/fatigue
Lacking brilliance or radiance; dull
The theory that government should enable the people to do w
occurs when a modifier locks on to the wrong word right next to it, it is a way that is
ridiculous or confusing.
a word that begins a separate entry in a reference work such as a dictionary. It is the
noun of the sentence.
act of kindness such as service or help; to be useful to others
disposition to do good; kindness such as a generous gift
marked by doing good and promoting goodwill
gentle disposition, non-threatening
Special Event Management
1. Communication and Marketing Plan
The event will rely on personal contact with the artists to establish the pieces used
in the show. This contact, whether in-person or by phone, helps conve
Self-disclosure is a concept Im aware of, but isnt always at the forefront of my
mind when Im communicating with someone. Personally it comes as more of a
subconscious acknowledgement than
Blocks of Listening
When Im listening to people that are important in my life speak, I engage them
differently than I would my professor in class, or a stranger on the street. My interactions
with them are
July 25, 2011
Blacks are the murderers, the rapists, the gang-bangers, where every- thing that is
negative in the society, why do I have to go to school and be Jim too? Because whenever I read
about the slave
pertaining to solutions that kill bacteria or the agent that kills bacteria and harmful
an event, statement, or conclusion that is much less important than what preceded it or
the direct contrast