Essays Tagged: "whistling"

Paralangue and Kinesics

eem harmless to youbut may be a great insult to another culture. Paralanguage has many formssuch as whistling which can be used by many people as a means ofentertaining by whistling a song or even in ... ation. This includes all noises and sounds which are extra-speechsounds, such as hissing, shushing, whistling, and imitation sounds, as wellas a large variety of speech modifications, such as quality ...

(8 pages) 133 1 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Hello Shanghai

, rising gradually kitchen smoke, accompanied by people greeting remarks, horse neighing, and siren whistling, the whole Shanghai comes around from the merry and lively slumber. Looking out of the win ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Overview of the life and work of Mark Twain.

around, and looked a good deal surprised. He glanced inquiringly aloft at Stephen, but Stephen was whistling placidly , and attending to business. The captain stood around awhile in evident discomfor ... ithfully standing up the middle of the river, fighting the whole vast force of the Mississippi, and whistling the same placid tune. This thing was becoming serious. In by the shore was a slower boat c ...

(7 pages) 118 3 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

Physics of sound.

f people. When we fall asleep at night, we might listen to the sounds of frogs croaking or the wind whistling. All sounds have one thing in common. This being that the vibrations of an object makes ev ...

(3 pages) 59 0 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

More Harry Potter Fan Fiction From Yours Truely!

heerios. He gave his wife, a bony woman named Petunia one last smile before he headed out the door, whistling a jaunty tune. After his wife had waved her husband out the door, she returned her attenti ...

(13 pages) 39 0 2.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Wars by Timothy Findley

While Robert was watching the coyote "passing by two gophers sitting upright - rising and falling - whistling to one another" (p. 26), he noticed that the coyote did nothing. "It must've seen them too ...

(3 pages) 141 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

All about Asthma

(GS 2). It is then harder and takes more effort to force air through these obstructed airways. The whistling or rattling sound made by the forcing of air is called wheezing. Too much stale air remain ...

(2 pages) 99 0 3.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Park

Michael EmeryWriting and Research AALA-5Essay # 1March 15, 2004The ParkThe wind whistling through the crisp cold air, birds chirping in the dusk of daylight, and the babbling brook ...

(1 pages) 37 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

This is a literary analysis that I wrote in the 11th grade on the book "Sonny's Blues".

momentary exodus from the shadowy world of the Harlem streets.At the narrator's school, the boy is whistling a tune while his peers are engrossed in evoking the evils of society. The sharp, clear sou ... le emits is the only pure sound in the vicinity; it is the only light in the darkness: "One boy was whistling a tune, at once very complicated and very simple, it seemed to be pouring out of him as th ...

(6 pages) 94 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Of Mice And Men Continuation Chapter

The wind was whistling as the sun had disappeared behind the noble mountains leaving a dark atmosphere of death i ...

(4 pages) 30 1 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Porpoises" by John Gurney.

to create sentiment such as " Here they lay (porpoises) bleeding, overheating, as their calls went whistling to each other through the sea, the free ones swimming back towards the lost till they were ...

(2 pages) 13 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Al Johnson

key elements of his performance were black face makeup; exuberant gestures; operatic-style singing; whistling and directly addressing his audience.How did he become internationally famous for his extr ...

(1 pages) 491 1 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Corruption through Power in "Animal Farm"

rwell must be subtle in accusing Russia leaders though, because his punishment could involve an axe whistling towards hi neck for making the government look bad, so he uses animals instead of people i ...

(3 pages) 28 0 5.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


me why but I have to find out. One day I was watering my plants and all of a sudden a heard someone whistling a happy tune, but I thought it was dumb. That person came running up to me and said, "hi I ...

(1 pages) 291 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Truman Show

n of deceit happens when he was about to climb into his car and he was distracted by a high pitched whistling sound. A stage light reading "SIRIUS (9 Canis Major)" has just fallen suspiciously from th ...

(6 pages) 1376 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers