Essays Tagged: "english speaking"

A MLA paper for the life of Al Capone. Includes works cited and orks consulted.

"(Bardsley). His parents where struggling for work because they where Italian immigrants and had no English speaking abilities. At age five, Capone went to public school seven, to which "educational p ...

(4 pages) 200 0 3.0 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Immigration Essay

others come to seek out the 'American Dream'. Either way they are causing nationwide problems. Non-English speaking workers take jobs away from American people because they will work for cheaper wage ... hnic groups should be give preference over another group but I think educated workers who can speak English should be granted passage before a poor worker who is coming over here to pick lettuce for m ...

(3 pages) 200 0 2.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Monkey: A Folk Novel of China book review

been enjoyed for generations. Due to translation by Arthur Waley this novel has become available to English-speaking people, which further allowed the distribution of this commended text. When reading ...

(4 pages) 120 0 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Singing Phonetically.

import industry because of that. People all over the world have their own form of singing. How can English speaking North Americans enjoy and understand that sounds from Mandarin China? It has been a ... s are possible of making the same sounds. The sounds of Mandarin or French might seem strange to an English or Italian speaking person but it is possible for them to pronounce the same sounds. The com ...

(10 pages) 50 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Tensions between the French and English speaking Canadians.

Tensions between the French and English speaking Canadians has been a topic issue for quite some time now. Throughout the years it h ... quite some time now. Throughout the years it has been questioned as to wether or not the French and English speaking Canadians have the potential ability to be together as a nation. Various votes have ... try and establish what the people of Canada feel about this situation. However, the history of the English and French speaking Canadians prove that Canada is an impossible nation. Foreign Policies, s ...

(6 pages) 84 1 2.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Educational and Social Advantages of bilingual children.

Bilingual EducationIt may well often be heard, "If they come to this country they need to speak English!" When foreigners come here they bring with them a wealth of culture and language to our sho ... educated in an effective way. The logical approach to this education would be to begin introducing English within the framework of their native language. Bilingual education is a valuable and necessa ...

(6 pages) 270 0 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Cause and effect of bilingual education in early child hood

nderstanding of different cultures. There are two ways bilingual education is used. One way is when English speakers learn a second language, such as Spanish, by being in a classroom where both langua ... h, by being in a classroom where both languages are used to teach students. The second is where non-English speaking individuals learn English with the help of their native language. Both ways help in ...

(3 pages) 203 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Colin Renfrew

has played a significant role in with the two theories, Agricultural and Conquest. The diffusion of English was largely the result of population movements and conquests that took place between the 16t ... the 16th and 19th centuries and it has, in its traditional form. There are few obvious transfers of English-speaking people to new locations. Instead language diffusion has begun to work the other way ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Australia Is The Richest Country In The World

% of Australians were born in another country. Of there more then half came to Australia from a non English speaking country in Europe, Asia, Middle east, South America and Africa. Although less then ... erica and Africa. Although less then 20%of school children currently study another language besides English, the government of Australia has taken a major step in promoting and developing these cultur ...

(3 pages) 54 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Laurier Era

ister Wilfred Laurier, who was also Quebecois, had a duty to appease the overwhelming desire of the English-speaking majority, and therefore was forced to go against his own anti-war sentiments by sen ... of 1909.The Canadian public was again divided on the issue of responsibility to Great Britain. The English provinces agreed that Canada had a duty to help the British navy resist threats to its super ...

(4 pages) 49 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Background of ESL

Background of ESLEnglish as a Second Language (ESL) began as a program to assist Limited English Proficient (LEP) stu ... blic teachers have at least one LEP student in their class. To ignore students that come in with no English speaking ability is a violation of their civil rights.In the 1970s, Chinese-American student ... tudents in a San Francisco school district were placed in classrooms where everything was taught in English. The problem was that these Chinese-American students were deficient in English and assistan ...

(5 pages) 261 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

1984, by George Orwell.

ted in what many consider to be his greatest novel, has entered the collective consciousness of the English-speaking world more completely than perhaps any other political text, whether fiction or non ... without endangering the Party's hold on its members that represents the great "advance" of Ingsoc (English Socialism, in Oldspeak) over previous totalitarian regimes. There was always room, notes How ...

(7 pages) 91 1 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Quebec Nationalism The question of whether Quebec will secede from Canada to become an independent nation has been a hot topic in the country for several years now.

time. If he had it his way this topic would be old news by now. His main problem is the Federalist, English speaking citizens of his province. They have been very vocal on their stance to stay apart o ... province in an effort to keep Quebec inside the confederation that after separation both Quebec and English-speaking Canada would be better off, financially and otherwise.The proposal to secede was de ...

(7 pages) 45 0 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History


Jeffery WrightProfessor John RosewallEnglish Section 111-101July 27, 2003English FirstSome immigrants come to California in search of the ... erms, bilingual education is a special effort to help immigrant, migrant and refugee children learn English so they can do regular schoolwork with their English-speaking classmates and receive an equa ... their method develops native-language literacy skills that facilitate students' eventual switch to English while at the same time allowing them to keep up with the standard curriculum. Opponents argu ...

(25 pages) 187 0 3.8 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics


that of the 800,000 small businesses in Australia, 21% are owned and operated by people with a non English speaking background and 17% of the population speak a language other than English at home. T ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The English language is my biggest challenge

The English language is very difficult for Non-English speaking people to learn well. My parents and the ... speaking people to learn well. My parents and the generation before me had a hard time learning the English language to communicate well with others. In my life, I have had encounter many difficult si ... encounter many difficult situations and challenges, but I have to stress that learning to write in English has been the most difficult challenge. Learning English is a big challenge for many people w ...

(3 pages) 62 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost. The teacher asked us to read this short story and them write a summery of it and relate to the world or our lives in some way.

en" by Robert Frost is a short poem about a person's last quest. This is a poem that everyone in an English speaking country has readapt least 10 times.It starts off with the journeyer at a fork in th ...

(2 pages) 32 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Great Names of Canadian Literature

n, or Margaret Atwood. These famous writers are widely read not only in Canada, but all through the English-speaking world and their short stories have been translated into many languages. In this pie ... g and instructive short story.I would like to conclude this analysis with the hope that students of English will be given more chance in the future to get acquainted with Canadian literature, because ...

(10 pages) 44 0 4.5 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Delegation Paper MGT 330

e involved in the school.BackgroundI work for the public school system as a paraprofessional in the English as a Second Language department. I am responsible for helping children that are non-English ... onsible for helping children that are non-English speaking and do not have the comprehension of our English language. We are a kindergarten through sixth grade school. Delegation is a big part of our ...

(5 pages) 300 0 3.8 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Canadian History Specifically Quebec. Official Languages Act = title

fficially recognized Canada as a bilingual country. Although it is acknowledged that the French and English languages hold equal status, bilingualism is often resented. This is because it tends to be ... c separate.Resolve came in 1969 with Trudeau's Official Languages Act (OLA), recognizing French and English as Canada's official languages. It is important to note that at the time, the point of the O ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers