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13 Pages
Research Proposal

Communication - Language

Linguistics English Idioms an Idiom

Words: 4304
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The reaction on the part of the community of language researchers has ranged between the grudging acceptance that some multiple word collocation do exist in the lexicon, and the…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Communication - Language

Teaching Idiomatic Expressions an Idiom

Words: 2328
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

), there is far more to their use than simple memorization. Instead, as English moves into a lingua franca situation in global economics and politics, students of English need…

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3 Pages
Essay

Literature

Figurative Language Versus Literal Language

Words: 1086
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Literal Language In literature, authors have a plethora of literary devices which they can use to interest the reader and make their words more powerful. These tools provide the…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Race

Scientific American by Michael J

Words: 1251
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Using humans as guinea pigs in a study of what happens to the body when syphilis is left untreated borders on the viciousness of some of Nazi Germany's "human…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Economics

Paying Taxes

Words: 1271
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Americans hate paying taxes. Idioms that for example place death and taxes in the same category prove this. There are some very specific reasons why Americans do not enjoy…

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19 Pages
Essay

Film

Analyzing Reflections and Assignments

Words: 5956
Length: 19 Pages
Type: Essay

Language acquisition is an aspect that comes about every day yet it is a mystic achievement of childhood. An important element learned is that language is acquired by means…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Teaching

Motivating Students to Write Effective

Words: 2124
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Debates can be formulated for and against with evidence presented that supports one side or the other. First written down, these arguments can then be presented in written and…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Drama - World

Home Examination Culture Marianne Hirsch and Leo

Words: 1154
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Home Examination Culture Marianne Hirsch and Leo Spitzer, in their "The Witness in the Archive: Holocaust/Memory Studies "u argue that Hannah Arendt's Eichmann in Jerusalem and Claude Lanzmann's Shoah…

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9 Pages
Research Proposal

Communication - Language

Idiomatic Phrases Have Been the

Words: 2886
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

In this rgard, Atchinson and Lewis (2003) report that, "Electronic forms of news dissemination include multimedia 'webcasts', e-zines, news alert services, news tickers, e-journals and (we)blogs, newsgroups, personalized news…

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17 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

Proper Teach of English to ESL Students

Words: 5311
Length: 17 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Teaching English to Young Learners Whether it teaching young children who are born and whose parents are native to the United States or another English-speaking country or whether it…

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20 Pages
Research Paper

Communication - Language

Collocations in Sentences From Arabic Into English

Words: 5678
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Research Paper

translating of Collocations in sentences from Arabic into English vice versa What are Collocations? Complexity in Translating sentences The Social Issues eligious Cultures The Cultural of Material Translation, Culture…

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6 Pages
Essay

Film

Higher Order Thinking Development

Words: 1908
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Higher Order Thinking My interest is in the issue that subject matter instruction in History and English ought not to strive for breadth, but for depth. For processing what…

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10 Pages
Research Proposal

Communication

Personality Snap Judgements 174 Sometimes

Words: 3568
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

I often run over my words and they start coming out so fast they seem to not be waiting for the thought behind them and I can get lost…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Children's Literature Diverges From Adult

Words: 1310
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ultimately, Osborn succeeds in using idiom of the period that is immediately accessible through various venues of popular culture (she describes Crockett as seeming to "be half varmint") and…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Communication - Language

Cardiovascular Patho

Words: 844
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Cardio AUTHOR ____ REVIEWER SUBMITTED TO REVIEWER ____DATE RETURNED FINAL CRITIGUE GRID Weak Satisf Strong CRITERIA READER'S COMMENTS Quality of the writing (See Writing Rubric) Nothing special but solid…

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9 Pages
Essay

Psychiatry

Impact of Culture on PTSD in the Middle East

Words: 2929
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

PTSD in the Middle East Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is one of the most common mental health or psychological disorders facing people in the Middle East region. This condition…

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12 Pages
Research Paper

Mythology - Religion

Postliberal Theology and Its Relationship

Words: 3627
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Research Paper

As Jeffrey Stout has it, following James' "Will-to-Believe," "We need not agree on all matters of moral importance to agree on many, and where our judgments happen to coincide…

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2 Pages
Reaction Paper

Careers

HR Leadership President of the

Words: 697
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Reaction Paper

S. Management and Training Team -- put through cross-cultural training, understanding Hindu and Indian history and society, social classes, some idioms, history of relationship with the West; Phase 2-…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology

Salmon Rushdie's Haroun and the

Words: 882
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In the story, he claims that a big title wave hinder him from doing what he wanted to do. However, when he accomplished his goal, he claimed the title…

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15 Pages
Discussion Chapter

Teaching

Australian Classroom the Effect of

Words: 4592
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

There were some interesting results in the answers obtained. First, all six participants were between the ages of 15 and 18 and 100% of them had started studying the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Race

Race and Ethnic Relations

Words: 669
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Polygenism, which posits that humans stem from a diversity of races and, therefore, have distinctions, is the converse of monogenism that posits that all of humanity is from one…

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2 Pages
Essay

Music

Goedel Escher Bach An Eternal Golden Braid

Words: 580
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Goedel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid, Douglas Hofstadter unleashes a multifaceted theory of mind and consciousness. One of the central motifs or metaphors the author uses in Goedel,…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Music

Blacks in Blues Music

Words: 2189
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Blacks in Blues Music Biographer Lawrence Jackson wrote that author Ralph Ellison was exposed to the blues and classical music from an early age, eventually playing the trumpet and…

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50 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Creation Narrative Analysis of Genesis Myth or History or Myth and History

Words: 15782
Length: 50 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Creation Myth Analysis Case Study of the History of iblical Creation Narratives What Is Myth? What Is History? Manetho Josephus Jeroboam Is Genesis 1:1-2:4 Myth? Is Genesis 1:1-2:4 History?…

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2 Pages
Essay

Communication - Language

Translation Chapter 1 Of Venuti's the Translator's

Words: 668
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

ranslation Chapter 1 of Venuti's he ranslator's Invisibility is about why the goal of translation is to be "invisible." he translated text should be as close to the original…

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7 Pages
Essay

Children

Growth of a Child From Infancy to

Words: 2514
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Growth of a Child from Infancy to Adolescence When a child is born, it is virtually helpless and unable to complete any form of operational tasks. Though a superior…

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5 Pages
Essay

Astronomy

Art Change Over Time

Words: 1709
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Age of Extremes The ise of the evolutionary Arts The chapter under review is set in the context of the troubled times that Eric Hobsbawm describes in his book…

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4 Pages
Essay

Film

Singin' in the Rain Live

Words: 1237
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

If anything, the urge to document their performance as fully as possible -- extended long shots and all -- runs the risk of swamping the narrative, but for Kelly,…

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60 Pages
Dissertation

Black Studies

Epistle of Paul to Philemon

Words: 20604
Length: 60 Pages
Type: Dissertation

The divisions ere as such: 1. The highest class amongst the slave as of the slave minister; he as responsible for most of the slave transactions or trades and…

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16 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Panic Disorder Counseling Panic Disorder

Words: 4240
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Apparent health can be generally positive or negative; in spite of how it links with the real health; it may be significant to comprehend its function in certain kinds…

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15 Pages
Thesis

Sports - Women

Japanese History Attribute Meiji Masculinity

Words: 4126
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Thesis

Disorder does not descend from Heaven, It is the spawn of a woman. 10 Contemporaneous with relocating the capital from Edo to Tokyo was the drawing up of the…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Teaching

Technology The Role of the

Words: 1876
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Conclusion The adoption of national legislation (NCLB), as well as many other education based and popular pressures to utilize the miracle of American ingenuity, i.e. technology in the classroom…

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9 Pages
Research Paper

Military

Carthage the Carthaginian Defeat in

Words: 2409
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Research Paper

(Polybius 6.42). He contrasted this with the Greeks, who placed their camps according to the advantages and disadvantages conferred by the terrain. (Polybius 6.42). In this way, the Roman…

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4 Pages
Book Review

Military

Copperheads The Rise and Fall

Words: 1211
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Book Review

ith the Copperheads putting across messages relating to how Republicans could directly threaten the lower classes by generating an influx of black laborers from the South, simple workers were…

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2 Pages
Essay

Mythology

Town by Thornton Wilder Uses

Words: 661
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

By capturing the these seemingly simple values in the life of a "typical" American small town, ilder was telling a profound story that exploded the accepted norms of drama…

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13 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Women

Jennifer Saunders AB Fab

Words: 3815
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Research Paper

She notes that "the laughter from the women in the group led to a pretty obvious bleeding of mascara" (2006). During this uproar, a male voice from the audience…

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44 Pages
Literature Review

Family and Marriage

Racial Ideology of Latinas

Words: 11967
Length: 44 Pages
Type: Literature Review

The novel opens seven years after Gabo's mother, Ximena, was murdered by coyotes -- or paid traffickers -- during an attempt to cross the border. Her mutilated body was…

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4 Pages
Marketing Plan

Business - Advertising

Marketing Plan- Julia Grant Marketing

Words: 1192
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Marketing Plan

JG's fashion style is characterized as a mix of the following genres: commercial, trend-based, art focus / cultural / theme-based, couture high fashion and mid-market. In essence, JG's fashion…

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3 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Coding Classifying Categorizing and Labeling

Words: 958
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Further sub-categorization allows for greater comparison and contrasting of different categories and can make the data sets more meaningful. Not all of these codes will be decided beforehand --…

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6 Pages
Essay

Communication

Business Abroad There Is Significant

Words: 1716
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

For the companies, these interviews are a cost-effective method of primary screening, and can allow for interviewees from different geographic regions. These interviews, however, eliminate some of the non-verbal…

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95 Pages
Dissertation

History - Asian

Traditional Se Asian Bamboo Flutes

Words: 28549
Length: 95 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Some Chinese researchers assert that Chinese flutes may have evolved from of Indian provenance. In fact, the kind of side-blon, or transverse, flutes musicians play in Southeast Asia have…

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13 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Jesus a Glimpse of the

Words: 4187
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Thesis

He describes how he dines with the members of Antipas' court, "thus maintaining the table-fellowship connection of Mark and Daniel," (Freyne 98). Therefore, the account of government practices which…

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7 Pages
Thesis

Communication - Language

Nheengatu A Not-So Dead Language

Words: 2055
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Thesis

There has, in fact, been a great deal of resistance noted in the use of Portuguese as the sole official language throughout much of Brazil; the huge prevalence of…

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3 Pages
Essay

Music

Pop Subdivisions of Popular Music

Words: 936
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Today sometimes also referred to as 'urban' music, R&B was originally a euphemistic way of referring to the boogie woogie blues-based music of African-Americans in the 40s and 50s.…

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10 Pages
Research Proposal

Music

Women Authors and the Harlem

Words: 4238
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Some artists, such as Aaron Douglas, captured the feeling of Africa in their work because they wanted to show their ancestry through art. Others, like Archibald J. Motley Jr.,…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Geography

Ohio Caverns Geology and Cave

Words: 1798
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

esides these two cavern systems, there is another system of caves located in Mexico known as the Cave of Crystals which lies far beneath the Chihuahuan Desert and currently…

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8 Pages
Essay

Art  (general)

Henri Matisse Our Impression of

Words: 2304
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

An artist writing is not new; in act, it is a way by which many artists demonstrate their arguments and they also reveal how an artist thinks about many…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Literature

Shakespeare a Poet of Passion

Words: 2016
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

Thus, Shakespeare's poems have shown that they deal with timeless topics, topics that have proved their worth over time, such as love, passion, and writing. Throughout time, however, Shakespeare's…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Film

Satyajit Ray's Pather Panchali the

Words: 3990
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ray also believed that Hollywood presented a world that was completely foreign and at odds with the reality of life in India. hy, then, had so many previous Indian…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Music

Classical Baroque Comparing and Contrasting

Words: 1709
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The geniuses strained the boundaries of the characteristic styles more evidently and more quickly than those of their contemporaries to bring about such seismic changes. orks Cited Baroque: Style."…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

ELL Students Appropriate Assessments to

Words: 649
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

These assessment techniques may include open-ended or closed survey questions, interviews, structured observations by the teacher in the learning environment, and performance-based assignments like writing portfolios or role-plays ("Document…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Art  (general)

Ceramic Artist Robert Arneson an

Words: 1768
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Thus, it would seem his work could not be considered spiritual, and yet, there is something moving and thought provoking about many of his works. The busts in his…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Communication - Language

Linguistics Nicaraguan Sign Language Idioma

Words: 303
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The children in Nicaragua did not simply construct a set of signs denoting objects in their environment and rudimentary verbs. ISN is a real language with structure, grammar, and…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Asperger's Syndrome Mentally Capable Socially

Words: 2608
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Educators and other professionals in related fields have responded to the increasing prevalence of the condition by developing and implementing appropriate strategies and interventions even without sufficient understanding of…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Women and Islam the Western

Words: 4510
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Esposito finds that the premodernist revival movements of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries contributed to the pattern of Islamic politics that developed and left a legacy for the twentieth…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Art  (general)

Art The Abuse of Beauty

Words: 1104
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

He advocates a greater openness and acceptance of other determinations and views about art. For example, the way the art of "disgust" and harsh realism have entered into the…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Heinrich Heine With Martin Luther's

Words: 1365
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

First of all, through Luther's essential contribution in translating the ible into German, gives the word of God to ordinary Germans. However, even more than this, he empowers them…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

Generational Conflict and Adult Decision-Making

Words: 2441
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Distinctly from John Updike's teenage character Sammy in his short story "A&P," who realizes he has just become an adult; Connie as suddenly realizes she feels like a kid…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Communication - Language

African Novels When Authors Are

Words: 1723
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

If anything, the more languages in which a book is published the better. This way there can be as much cross fertilization of ideas and solutions to pressing needs.…

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14 Pages
Term Paper

Communication - Language

Synchronic and Diachronic Variation This

Words: 3737
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Grammaticalization requires specific contexts to take place, and it can be, and has been, described as a product of context-induced reinterpretation. Accordingly, context is a crucial factor in shaping…

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