17 October 2012
To Think or Not to Think
Thinking plays an important role in life to help make decisions. In the short story Secret Life of
Walter Mitty by James Thurber, a man named Walter Mitty enjoys thinking. If it were not for
1. In the prayer meeting Reverend Brown promptly starts by going through a speech of
art thou good in which he delivers the message that god made man and that man
was not made through evolution. Reverend Brown then begins to encourage the
Thesis:In both the Arthur Miller plays, important characters have secrets, secrets which they feel
guilty of, and therefore do not share with other people, namely their families. Unfortunately, their
silence leads to feelings of be
Description of poems read.
74. Much Madness is Divinest Sense
1. Emily Dickinson sets up a paradox between insanity and sanity. The meaning of this is
clarified when she states that tis the majority/ In this, as all, prevail (5-6). She means
Contains epic poetry, tragedy, comedy, and also dithyrambic.(Aristotle repeatedly refers
Poetry as a work of imitation, which is produced by rhythm, language, or harmony.
Prose or verse, which combines different metres, i.e. i
William Jennings Bryan: Governor of state. Had a lot of fans, very loud, moving speeches.
Clarence Darrow: Lawyer for the defendant. Very skilled lawyer, capable of dissipating the
Scopes Monkey Trial: The trial that had taken place, due to t
Gregory, I swear, we cant let them humiliate us. We wont take their garbage.
(teasing SAMPSON) No, because then wed be garbagemen.
What I mean is, if they make us angry well pull out our swords.
Maybe you should focus on pu
In the novel The Sun Also Rises, by Ernest Hemingway, the setting
frequently changes as Jake, the protagonist, travels around Europe. In each
location, Hemingway sets the tone of the story by giving a detailed description of
Ms. Kriger/ Ms. Wang
English 10 H
6 December 2013
Captain Beatty Analytical Paragraph
In the world of Fahrenheit 451, almost every aspect of the first amendment is
controlled and censored by the government through television screens, firemen, a
Chattel (n.)- a personal possession.
Predilection (n.)- a preference or special liking for something.
Domiciled (v.)- treat a specified country as a permanent home.
Foray (n.)- a sudden attack or incursion into enemy territory, esp. to obtain
Reverberant - having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected; "a
reverberant room"; "the reverberant booms of cannon"
Seigneurs- a feudal lord; the lord of a manor.
Indignation- anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair treat
Fahrenheit 451 Vocabulary Words
1. Stolid - (of a person) calm, dependable, and showing little emotion or animation.
2. Phoenix a person or thing regarded as uniquely remarkable in some respect.
3. Conjure - make (something) appear unexpectedly or seeming
Uncle Toms Children
In 1938, when Big Boy Leaves Home takes place, whites for the most part, did not like
their growing equality with blacks. This caused widespread prejudice and racism throughout
communities everywhere. Since the whites had power, they c
12 September 2012
Perseverance is a key role in life; you need to be able to persevere through tough times to
achieve goals. In the song Eye of the Tiger by Survivor, perseverance is the main idea. The
song is about a man who los
Ms. Kriger/ Ms. Wang
Research Topic Choices
Television- I would like to research television because I am very interested in technology. I have
always been fascinated by electronics and I would like to know more about the technology in
Ms. Kriger/ Ms.Wang
English 10 H 2-A
8 October 2013
El Escorial is a large building complex in central Spain, known for its large and intricate
designs. The building is made of granite, and split up into four principal stories with large
October 16, 2011
Description of a Perception
A shroud of darkness covers the living room, only shadows visible. A slight figure sits on
the couch, leather-bound novel in hand. A foot taps quietly to a tune, while the other hand