Essays Tagged: "Jokes"

Differences In Sexual Harassment

outline various forms of behavior ranging from quid pro quo demands for sexual services to hostile jokes and sexual innuendo' (American Psychological Association, 1981, 1991).'Sexual joking, touching ...

(2 pages) 154 0 4.5 Dec/1996

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

This essay is about the story A School for Scandal, it looks at some of the main characters the events of the story deciding if it is a comedy and who is responsible for said comedy.

of hilarious events and inventive twists of preconceived notions. The most remarkable of the play's jokes, the scene wherein a hiding Lady Teazle is exposed from behind a screen, speaks volumes as to ... he reader a better appreciation for the necessity of exact circumstances to the telling of School's jokes. As previously noted, the fact that Lady Teazle and Sir Peter aren't independently funny doesn ...

(1 pages) 67 0 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Fantasy vs Reality

day, I will have a best friend all my own. One I can tell my secrets to. One who will understand my jokes without my having to explain them.' These are the longing words of Esperanza. While growing up ...

(4 pages) 94 0 2.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Chapters 5-6 Study Questions: Lord of the Flies by William Golding (The website makes errors in my works. If you like my essays, please rate them good, and I will e-mail you the originals).

ore: ??We need an assembly. Not for fun. Not for laughing, and falling off the log...not for making jokes, or for...cleverness. Not for these things. But to put things straight?? (84). Ralph, who had ...

(4 pages) 45 0 2.6 Jun/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Evolution of Riddles.

Roman armies... they die." Laughter from all over the crowd.Of course that is a joke but how could jokes exist without riddles. I am sure you have heard of the Rosetta Stone. That two was a huge ridd ...

(1 pages) 56 3 3.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

The scariest trip I've ever had!

term. Getting to the camping place was fun itself, for everybody was singing, drinking and cracking jokes in the bus all the way up there. After making all the arrangements of tents and taking a quick ...

(3 pages) 72 1 4.1 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Family Relationships.

whole family was together laughing, joking and reminiscing on old times. Then, suddenly, one of the jokes was taken the wrong way. "That wasn't even funny. You don't go around telling none of my busin ...

(2 pages) 82 3 1.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The different personalities created by different types of alcohol.

heading to the bar. Beer initiates the night, friends hanging out, laughing, telling stories making jokes, having a good time. Things go good, the man is feeling all right, getting into a good mood. H ...

(3 pages) 71 1 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Love on the Internet.

really all over the place. Children take pleasure on their own games, friends laugh at each other?s jokes, couples enjoy the beauty of the sunset, Parents ensure their kid?s future, and even the elder ...

(5 pages) 63 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Division and classification of shoes.

rstand : "Why do women have so many pairs of shoes?" This subject can often be found as the bunt of jokes or even the root of large arguments between spouses. Although greatly misunderstood, the numer ...

(1 pages) 143 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts


other times he can be a very bitter and brooding character. He has a sharp wit which he uses in the jokes that he makes. He is constantly making puns in his lines in the play and a lot of the time he ... f Mercutio.In the second appearance of Mercutio he starts to mock Tybalt's duelling skills while he jokes with his good friend Benvolio. He disregards Tybalt and shows no respect for a dueller who is ...

(6 pages) 30 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Scary Friday Night.

go back and take the long way through the road, but I was afraid that he would laugh at me and make jokes about me for being scared of the dark.The path we walked on would take us past the park and en ...

(3 pages) 42 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Urban Legends: Fact vs. "Fact" / Discusses various aspects of urban legends and the "facts" surrounding them

w gains "truthfulness," subscribed believers, and occasional media attention. But what causes these jokes or rumors to obtain such widespread belief? What determines the validity or fallacy of an urba ...

(6 pages) 85 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The American and European television news media

always has at least two peoplereporting the main news. To an American this is normal, they like the jokes that are being toldbetween the reporters. To a European the news broadcast would be a joke to ...

(4 pages) 73 0 2.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Mercutio's Characteristics

tio.Even though he does not like the Capulets , he is still a good friend. Though Mercutio can make jokes at the worst of times, he is also a brave and loyal friend.Mercutio is the joker within the pl ...

(2 pages) 27 1 2.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

"One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" Kenny Kesey uses humor to disguise underlying truths.

or."Everyday, the people of this Earth take part in the simple act called laughter. We laugh at the jokes of David Letterman and Jerry Seinfeld, as well as those from our good friends. We listen to hu ... enters the ward, the thing that immediately distinguishes him, aside from his lack of fear, are his jokes. He manages to avoid any sort of insult by making a joke of it, he often makes extremely sarca ...

(4 pages) 47 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What It Means To Say Phoenix, Arizona : Setting

as presents himself in a confident manner and isn't shy or afraid. He even starts to throw in a few jokes into the conversation, which makes them chuckle. His maturity level is strongly presented when ...

(1 pages) 71 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

My Hero By: Angela Dunn

is is where her mental strength comes in. My sister would prepare her self for treatment by telling jokes. I still do not understand how my sister could put on such a facade, even though she would soo ...

(3 pages) 44 2 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

How does Feste's song from Act 2 Scene 3 of Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night' relate to the themes and characters of the play?

In Act 2 Scene 3 of Twelfth Night Feste enters the scene to have a drink and share some jokes with Sir Toby and Sir Andrew, who are both by this stage very drunk. Sir Toby requests a song ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Aweful Truth w/ Cary Grant -- brief analysis of the film - lighting, acting, directing, dialouge, etc.

n that the dialogue is very fast and spoken quickly by the actors. The film also included some side jokes, usually very quick utters. Another thing that I noticed in the film was the use of ima ...

(1 pages) 28 0 2.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis