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She-Wolf – Sample 386 words

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1.) The short story “She-Wolf” written by Giovanni Verga, depicts the tragic life of a man named Nanni who unfortunately meets a psychotic and possibly possessed girl named Pina. Pina quickly falls in love with Nanni because he is very handsome and big hearted. In an epic twist Nanni states he does not care for […]

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Sherman Alexie (#2) – Sample 1400 words

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According my researching from Encyclopaedia Britannica Online, Academic Search Complete, and Superman and Me in class, I found out biographical information on Sherman Alexie. The reason I searched about Sherman Alexie because I wanted to know about how he had been through his life and become a successful American poet. He also writes essays and […]

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Sherlock Holmes (#8) – Sample 2718 words

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The description of the building creates an atmosphere and mood; which builds high suspense and makes the reader think whatever inside this building must be bloodcurdling. In “the speckled band”, the villan who is Dr Grimsby Roylott has an exotic interest having spent time in India “A passion of Indian animals” in other gothic melodramas […]

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Shakespeare’s Plays: Marriage – Sample 979 words

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In William Shakespeare’s plays Macbeth and Othello, he provides two examples of how marriages can exist. In Macbeth, there is great love in the marriage despite the chaotic plot. In Othello, there was great love at first, but that all ended when the chaos was too much to handle. Shakespeare has a brilliant way of […]

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Seamus Heaney’s the wifes tale – Sample 1723 words

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Seamus Heaney employs a great number of poetic devices in order to explore the theme of women in his poem “The Wife’s Tale”. The free-verse piece features in Heaney’s 1969 collection “A Door into the Dark”, is non-rhyming, and is divided into four stanzas of seven, twelve, seven and nine lines respectively. The varying length […]

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Romeo and Juliet Character Sketch – Juliet – Sample 1079 words

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Juliet Capulet is one of the main characters in Romeo and Juliet, a famous play written by Shakespeare. Juliet is a beautiful, young 13 year old girl. Despite her age, she is pressured from the very beginning of the play to get married, preferably to a young nobleman named Paris who is a relative of […]

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Richard Wright’s “Big Black Good Man” – Sample 1044 words

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Our decisions in life have an affect on how we are as people. Whether we judge someone on their looks or their demeanor we are making a decision that could effect how we think and feel. In Richard Wright’s “Big Black Good Man”, Olaf the main character makes such a judgment. Olaf’s judgment changes his […]

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Ralph Waldo Emerson (#11) – Sample 1093 words

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Those who think Transcendentalism is just a literary movement that took place in the early 1800s are only half correct. Transcendentalism is indeed a literary movement; however, it is much more than that. It is meant to challenge people to think for themselves and cause change. Authors such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, […]

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