Batiles, Pauline Tracy. "The Pros and Cons of Capital Punishment." Research Paper.
In this research paper, Batiles discusses the pros and cons of capital punishment.
She does this by first listing the reasons for and against capital punish
Refugee mother and her child
Written in free verse. There is no rhyme
The stanza lengths differ. The first stanza is
short compared to the other stanzas
There is enjambment used, such as in the first
stanza, to produ
Of Mice and Men
By John Steinbeck
To wee mousie by Robbie Burns
I'm truly sorry man's dominion
Has broken Nature's social union,
An justifies that ill opinion,
Which makes thee startle
At me, thy poor, earth-born companion.
An fellow mortal!
I doubt na, w
HE not named, as he is one
Adjectives to show
He sat in a wheeled chair, waiting for dark,
And shivered in his ghastly suit of grey,
Legless, sewn short at elbow. Through the park
Voices of boys rang saddening like a
Copyright John Steinbeck, 1937.
Copyright renewed by John Steinbeck, 1965.
few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside
bank and runs deep and green. The water is warm too, for it has slipped
Do not go gentle into that good night
Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Though wise men at their end know dark is right,
Because their words had forked no lightn
An Unknown Girl
1. Explain briefly, in your own words, what happens in the poem.
2. What is the place, time and year in the poem?
3. Describe the hennaing drawn on the poets palm. Pick out words or phrases from the
poem to support your answer.
i) She hides her embarrassment I had forgotten
ii) She is respectful of her father / in awe of her father - "He looked radiant. For once, he was
proud of me" (line 58). "I had given him face." (line 58-59).
Death Penalty: Right or Wrong?
The death penalty is a major issue in America thats always being debated upon
with the questions of whether or not it is more cost effective, morally right, or
justifiable; however, the major question is whether the death pe
Protasi, S. (2014). Loving People for Who They Are (Even When They Don't Love
You Back). European Journal of Philosophy, DOI: 10.1111/ejop.12077.
In this article, Protasi brings a new view to debate of love. She calls it an experiential
view. She compares
Ive always been involved in the world of writing. Its something that I genuinely
love! So, I made it prevalent throughout my everyday life. I made a conscious
decision to major in English. As a writer, (and an English major), I spend majority of
my time w
Iago is the leading source of revenge in this play. Iagos fuming jealousy towards Othello
led to a grand scheme of plotting his demise, beginning with his marriage to Desdemona. This
involves a conspiracy that includes that help of many other characters (
AO1 and AO2 Explained
This is a test of your knowledge and understanding of terminology, theories, approaches, experiments etc. It is
concerned with DESCRIPTION.
Questions testing AO1 skills use terms such as: Describe, outline, explain, define
Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night
(Written in 1951)
-By Dylan Thomas
The word gentle is used to describe the
personality of one individual . Since,
Thomas speaks directly towards the
reader, we can assume that this poem
IGCSE English Language
Module Six: Anthology Texts
The aims of this lesson are to enable you to:
approach an unseen exam text systematically and
analyse any text in the Anthology
acquire a g
SONNET 116— Let me
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Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love
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By; Ghazal and Mira
STRUCTURE & FORM
Rhyming couplets (symmetry is pronounced
in the old fashioned way simm-a-try)
Clear simple form which could mimic the
articulation of a central thought and the