Essays Tagged: "grabs"


of sports, everything from the cups the athletes drink from to the stadiums they play in is up for grabs. The four major sports are a playing field for the teams as well as major companies hoping to ...

(5 pages) 288 2 4.4 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Beowolf - a literary super hero

f kills Grendel in an unusual way. Rather than attacking him with a sword like every other Geat, he grabs onto Grendel's arm and squeezes until the torture is unbearable. Grendel loses his strength, h ...

(2 pages) 87 0 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


tter what anyone argues, abortion is murder, plain and simple. Howcould one deny that when a doctor grabs his forceps and crushes a child'sskull and sucks out what was once a brain, how could they say ... rth technique isperformed like this: 'Guided by ultrasound, the abortionist reaches into theuterus, grabs the unborn baby's leg with forceps, and pulls the baby into thebirth canal, except for the hea ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

The topic power of the media in Susan Douglas's 'Narcissism as Liberation'

s the topic of the power of media on American culture. Douglas approaches this topic in a way which grabs her audience's attention quickly. She discusses an advertisement in the first paragraph of her ... ally women. Through discussing such a popular advertisement so early in her essay, Douglas not only grabs her audience's attention but she is able to introduce her audience to the basis of her essay a ...

(8 pages) 82 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government


ecimens throat it barely looks like enough room to swallow. When the fish clampsdown on a victim it grabs firmly and twists its body violently until a piece is torn loose. Ina word, the piranha is the ...

(2 pages) 35 0 4.0 Mar/1994

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

This essay is about skateboarding and rollerblading

ts of air tricks, grinds, stalls, and spins. For skateboarders the types of tricks are flip tricks, grabs, and spins. In all vert skating the higher the air the better your score in competitions.As I ... ore in competitions.As I have mentioned before some of the types of tricks are the same. Grinds and grabs can't be the same because in one case you have a board under your feet but on the other one yo ...

(1 pages) 48 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

This essay is a description of Ghandi as he is described in the book "The Peguin Reader; Ghandi".

. It almost seems that the editor and the reader were going at each other, and even though conflict grabs peoples attention, it drew me away from the what the important facts were.The main focus, as t ...

(5 pages) 52 0 4.1 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

A complete characterization of six charcters form the novel To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee. This essay only needs a well writen conclusion.

ople that live there.Arthur "Boo" Radley is a recluse who never sets foot outside of his house, Boo grabs the imaginations of Scout, Jem and Dill. He is a powerful symbol of goodness, he leaves little ...

(4 pages) 108 0 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Henry VIII the "Old King Cole" or Blue Beard approach is often under scrutiny. This essay affirms the Old King Cole approach, in which Henry acted out of the interests of the country.

ing over the profound nation of England. Since the unity of England the crown was frequently up for grabs, obtainable to anyone strong enough to seize it. It led to the warfare of brothers against bro ...

(5 pages) 62 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The French Revolution.

ance. The French Revolution is a big and memorable part of history; yet curiosity of the human mind grabs the attention of it evolving in our world history.One of the most important causes of the Fren ...

(4 pages) 117 1 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

The God Mystery - A Personal Reflection.

boil it down, themystery genre has one simple concept: trying to find all the answers. What really grabs me and keeps myattention is trying to stay one step ahead of the detective, to see through the ...

(4 pages) 73 1 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The importance of being organized.

he just can't find them, while on the other hand, Ted, always puts his shoes in the same place. Ted grabs his shoes and heads off to work, while Bill is stressfully still looking for his shoes. In thi ...

(2 pages) 53 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

An initial response after reading the first half of The Scarlet Letter written by

Hawthorne has been able to hold my attention for twelve chapters. The suspenseful style of writing grabs me by the collar and will not let me go until it is through with me. In the early chapters of ...

(2 pages) 43 2 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Discrimination with "A House on Mango Street"

e, "I thought I would because he was so old and just as I was about to put my lips on his cheek, he grabs my face with both hands and kisses me hard on the mouth and doesn't let go."(p.55) In this quo ...

(4 pages) 90 2 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

GCSE media studies coursework: A comparison of two local newspaper articles. This essay compares two newspaper articles taken from two different local newspapers in England

happened. I think that 'Inches from tragedy' is the more effective of the two headlines because it grabs the readers attention and uses a lot of emotive language in such a short space to make the rea ...

(5 pages) 88 0 3.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Chainsaw Hazards

ter handle and in front of the choke control. This chainsaw is made in such a way that the operator grabs the front handle by his left hand and the rear handle with his right hand. So placing the warn ...

(3 pages) 46 1 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Why Does God Allow Suffering?

ies :1. A child runs away from its parents and out on to the road. The mother runs after the child, grabs it by the arm, smacks, and angrily tells the child not to go that way. All the child knows is ...

(23 pages) 169 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Novel Journaling: Romeo and Juliet Act I by: Trevor M. McDowell

. One deciding to bite their thumb at them, (an act comparable to flipping someone off) immediately grabs the attention of the unsuspecting Montagues. What begins as a verbal confrontation quickly tur ...

(7 pages) 25 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

An expository essay written on the topic of religious tolerance. Account is based on fact and not author's opinion. Simply entitled as "Religious Tolerance: the Facts"

ve externally; depression and suicide can govern their internal lives. However, religious tolerance grabs at both their internal and external lives. The biased media always attempts to push teens' bel ...

(6 pages) 113 3 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Success Story of lillian Too.

which are marketable. Lillian Too is such a person who successfully identifies the opportunity and grabs hold of it and eventually make a fortune out of it.It all started in the 1970s. After graduate ...

(8 pages) 54 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies