Mitchell A. Klein
21 December 2015
Henry David Thoreaus idea that there is no odor so bad as that which arises
from goodness tainted implies that there is nothing more sinister than when good turns
Aristotle's The Poetics
I propose to treat of Poetry in itself and of its various kinds, noting the essential quality of each, to
inquire into the structure of the plot as requisite to a good poem; into the number and nature of the
parts of which a
The word don't is the contraction of do not.
Use don't with all plural subjects and the pronouns I and you
I don't speak French well
Doesn't she like spinach?
A collective noun may be either singular or plural, depending on its meaning
PERSONAL WRITING PROMPTS FOR A WRlTER'S NOTEBOOK
Let students choose one or more cards from this page as a prompt for an entry in their Writer's Notebook.
l. Most of us have been in a situation where we made a
promise that for one reason or another we wer
Nick loves his Christmas.
Dylan went to his grandpa shay senior's house.
Spencer is in love with his mother Susan, facilitating his Oedipus complex.
Ms. Muller calls her favorite student Jared.
My grandpa and joeys grandpa cherish their relationship.
1. Authors purpose
"Mr. Sen doesn't kiss his wife when he comes home"
Indicative of social norms in India
"Do you miss your mother, Eliot, these afternoons with me? The thought had
never occurred to him. (P.122)
Eliot- mother isn't very involved in hi
He loves desdemona because she is othellos and wants to get revenge on him. She is also
becoming the center of attention for all of the men in the book.
He doesn't fear Cassio, he fears Cassios power - he won't be able to get revenge if Cassio is
Specifically look for hints of contradiction
Pay attention to conflict resolution
Consider themes related to marriage and communication with emphasis on culture.
Summer reading QCOPs Due next Wednesday
Read and QCOP the assigned s
What is nirvana?
Nirvana is a state of enlightened consciousness one reaches after
escaping the cycle of samsara and finding the way free of desire.
Nirvana- a transcendent state in which there is neither suffering, desire, nor sense
of self, and the subj
Holden speaking with his guidance counselor Mr. Tasar
T: How are you, Holden?
H: I'm okay, sir.
T: Listen, you've been having a lot of problems with your classes, and frankly,
you've barely even attended them. What seems to be your problem?
N: Boy, does h
4. Significance: Demonstrates an immediate domestic conflict between father and
Literary Element: Ironic, because while he's looking to his father as being
egocentric, he's the one fixated on his mothers attention and love.
Authors Purpose: Illustrat
Write On For Israel: Our Experience So Far
January 19, 2016
By Mitchell A. Klein
and Jordanna Yochai
This summer, as final year campers at NJY Teen Camp,
Mitchell A. Klein
Six Word Memoirs
From Curiocitie Running solely on caffeine and chutzpah
This six word memoir was published in the Jewish section of SixWordMemoirs.com. The Jewish aspect of this piece is the use of the Y
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MY UNCLE RY lived alone in a
small house up in the hills. He
didnt own many things. Helived
a simple life. , - . - _.-
One evening, he discovered he ' . _- ' m
had a visitor. A robber had brOke'n h ' "
into the house a