Essays Tagged: "person place"

The poem "Ithaca" and how allusion is used in it.

wen JohnsonEnglish IIthacaBy: Constantine CavafyAllusion is a reference to a historical or literary person, place or even with which the reader is assumed to be familiar. In the poem, "Ithaca", the au ...

(2 pages) 43 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

This is french revision notes for GCSE standerd students on french grammer Ie pronoun preposition conjunction etc.

iven to the word 'the'.The indefinate article is the name given to the word 'a' or 'an.'A noun is a person, place, thing or animal (eg. Tom, London, chair, cat.)A verb is a word that describes an acti ... being done.Gender refers to whether a word is masculine or feminine.The subject is the name of the person or thing that is doing the action. (Eg. In the sentence above, the girl is the subject.)The d ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Grammar

Parts of Speech. Nouns, Pronouns, and Verbs

Nouns, Pronouns, and VerbsA noun is a word that names a person, place, a thing, or an idea.Personwoman, man, Juanita Brown, great grandfatherPlaceplanet, Te ... r peaceMost nouns can take either a singular or a plural form, depending upon whether they name one person, place, thing, or idea or more than one.SINGULAR desk, bench, sky, wolf, manPLURAL desks, ben ... e's crown the princes' crownsa man's voiceThe men's voicesA proper noun is the name of a particular person, place, thing, or idea.A common noun is the general-not the particular-name of a person, plac ...

(5 pages) 65 2 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Grammar

Use of, and history of Hieroglyphics

und.Hieroglyphics used to be a series of symbols invented in 3,300 B.C. each representing their own person, place, object, or important event in time. But all that changed soon after in 3,200 B.C. by ...

(1 pages) 41 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

John Steinbeck

mples of symbolism, which is one way you can characterize John Steinbecks' work. Symbolism can be a person, place, or thing used to portray something beyond itself. The most repeatedly used symbol in ...

(4 pages) 56 1 3.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

Attitude Change

99)2.0 ATTITUDESAn attitude is a stable and enduring disposition to evaluate an object or entity (a person, place or thing), in a particular way. "I like working in this shift" and "I do not like chan ... ecognition in the organisation or that changing one's working buddies would affect their safety and personal life). Behaviours represent the actions taken with regard to a particular object or entity. ...

(10 pages) 237 0 2.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Why we Write.

ately comes from the Latin word for memory. The focus is usually on the writer's experiences with a person, place, or event. This is also the focus of a journal, the only real difference lying in the ... tanding of themselves. Writers write to explore an idea. In a journal, the work is written only for personal uses, to aid the writer in discovery of yet unattained thoughts and ideas. It is much like ...

(3 pages) 51 1 4.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Political Symbols in William Golding's "Lord of the Flies". In this essay, The conch, Jack, and Ralph are used as symbols of politics.

ing's "Lord of the Flies" is filled with numerous symbols. The literary definition of a symbol is a person, place or object that represents more than what it is physically. The author uses a variety o ... s law and order as well as the freedom to speak one's mind. Whoever possesses the conch is the only person permitted to talk at the time,"'Let him have the conch!' [shouts] Piggy. 'Let him have it!'"( ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Exclusionary Rule

hich was kind of a general search warrant which did not specify the search or seizure of a specific person, place, or property; these documents did not have an expiration date and were even transferab ...

(5 pages) 163 1 3.4 Dec/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


Symbolism is defined as when a person, place, thing or event stands for something beyond itself. While symbolism cannot be found un ... . While symbolism cannot be found until one has finished a story, once a reader has realized what a person, place, thing or event symbolizes, it is a very important aspect of that story. Although symb ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Crime And Punishment In America

Crime is something wrongfully done against another person, place, or thing. Too much of the wrong thing is being done in the fight against "vice and si ... tem is a substantial amount of money and an association with the right people. Today in America one person is murdered every 22 minutes. In Watuga Texas a law was born and that law was the law against ... ld behind bars today in jails or prisons. I feel that we should try something different with guilty persons in America today; we should rehabilitate them and put them in programs such as the one in Sa ...

(4 pages) 52 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Database Management DBM500 UOP Week 2 DQ2

reputable builder would start to construct a building without a detailed blueprint."An entity is a person, place or thing about which data can be stored for tracking by the user. For example, an enti ... s to be collected. Entities are usually recognizable concepts, either concrete or abstract, such as person, places, things, or events which have relevance to the database. Some specific examples of en ...

(14 pages) 145 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Symbolism in the scarlett lett

e beginning of the book to the end. According to the Elements of Literature pg. 1202, a symbol is a person, place, thing, or event that has a meaning in itself and it also stands for something more th ...

(2 pages) 630 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

A Seperate Peace (Symbolism)

A symbol is a person, place, or object that represents something beyond itself.This is clearly shown in A Separate ... Devon represents Finny and the Naguamsett River describes Gene. Both rivers are symbolisms of their personalities. The Devon River is described as fresh and pure. On the other hand, the Naguamsett Riv ... e other hand, the Naguamsett River or is described as ugly, saline, and muddy with seaweed. Finny's personality is linked with the purity of the Devon River while Gene's is corroded like the Naguamset ...

(1 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors


e recreational swimming hole is what I believe to be the most natural area. Natural, to me, is any person, place or thing that is in it’s original state, pure, and unchanged from any outside source ...

(3 pages) 579 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry