The first scene that comments on the stereotype of Italians is the scene when Mario was
one hour late for work. When he arrives, he does not even care that he is late. He is still singing
and dancing while he enters. The contrast between his behavior and
Denmark is indeed a lovely place, but Eliass father has to go to Africa because of his
personality, which is well-represented in the film. One scene that demonstrates his personality is
the one when he was trying to fix the Big Mans leg. His assistant tol
One of the scenes when he boys responded their father positively is the one when they sit
together having meal and the father said he would bring them to a fishing trip. The boys were
excited about the upcoming trip. I think the reason why they responded
One scene that depicts the difference between the North and the South Italy is the scene
when Mattia was late for his first day in Milan post office. He did not really care and even still
ate some potato. On the other hand, all the employee over there wer
Prescriptivists are people who believe that prescribed rules are necessary to preserve
language. Descriptivists are people who are willing to describe language along with its changes. I
consider myself being more of a descriptivist. One of the major reaso
The first scene I want to talk about is the interview scene where the two protagonists
encountered. At the beginning, Driss came to interview not for the job, but for the signature to
get the welfare money. Phillippe judged Driss and questioned him that h
I think the film ends on a happy note for the protagonists, although they did not get a
chance to actually meet face to face or to have a conversation in the end. In the last scene, when
two protagonists missed each other at the crossing point, their voic
The first example I want to discuss is the first scene, which involves the returning of
Raimunda, her daughter, and Sole to Aunt Paulas house. As the beginning of the movie, this
return is extremely important and informative. First of all, during this ret
Although there are similarities, Indian wedding and Western wedding are quite different.
In the scene when they were taking a photo right before the wedding, the differences on clothing
can be observed. Men usually wear suits and women wear dresses for th
Chapter 12 Exercise 12.11
3. Others including college lectures and interviews last an hour or more. (Nonrestrictive
present participle phrase)
The answer key indicates that #3 is nonrestrictive, but the textbook clearly states in the
6. Soft Vodka, made from the pure glacial waters of the River Neva
Of course, I understand when a sentence is in the passive voice, but there must surely be
occasions when a past tense verb appears very near a preposit
Structure of American English-Test #2
NOTE: Type answers to all the questions.
I. A. In the following passage, find examples of the categories listed
below. Write the phrase in which the category is contained and circle
(in the phrase you write) the speci
Structure of American English-Test #3
I. A. Select the best answer to each question about the following passage.
In the classroom, Professor McLoon was a figure of unrestrained emotional energy. With
exaggerated gestures and dramatic vocal renditions, he
Chapter 11 Exercise 11.2
3. That bungee jumping is no more dangerous than driving a car at 100 miles an hour = nominal,
direct object of reports.
8. That jumping from a bridge over a high ravine is quite thrilling = nominal, direct object of
Chapter 5 Exercise 5.8
1. Anyone who wants to play Bingo Blast must first purchase bingo cards.
2. All players should purchase their cards from Suzanne and then find a place for
themselves at a table.
3. Occasionally, some players will not have finished c
Chapter 7 Exercise 7.11
His mother insists that Grumby eat his broccoli.
Unless I am mistaken, that is not my car.
I wish I were an Oscar Mayer weiner.
Billy ran as if he were being chased by monsters
Suppose the election were being h
A. Semantics & Meaning
Totem (noun) - a natural object or an animate being, as an animal or bird, assumed as the
emblem of a clan, family, or group.
a. This definition comes from Dictionary.com. The definition from totem does not
illustrate the sign
The Practical Use of Linguistics
Linguistics in Real Life
The Six Principle Parts of Greek Verbs
2nd PP 3rd PP
The Six Principle Parts of Greek Verbs
2nd PP 3rd PP
The Six Principle Parts of Greek Ve
Cest le 9 octobre
What do we know when we
know a word?
to use it; id est:
To which grammatical category does it
How to change its form (e.g. noun
verb) and when that is allowed.
When its appropriate to use (regis
First language acquistion
Second language acquisition
FLA First language acquisition
SLA Second language acquisition
L1 First language (native)
L2 Second language
Theories of FL A 1. Nurture
Two views of FLA : Nature vs. Nurtur
Paige Griffin, Cassie Lavorata, & Cirena West
The Southern American English, commonly
said as the Southern accent, is a group of
dialects spoken in the southern part of the
United States. This group of accents makes
Take-Home Final Exam - INTRODUCTION TO LINGUISTICS
due Tuesday, December 8, by 11:59pm.
Please read all the instructions and examples carefully, and make sure that ALL the questions
are answered as thoroughly as possible. If *anything* is not clea
Student ID number (U#):
Student USF email:
Name of restaurant: Mr.Dunderbaks
Location of restaurant: 14929 Bruce B Downs Blvd
Tampa, Florida 33613
Date: June 27, 2014
For my dining experience a couple friends and I went to Mr
Do you speak American Movie Question