Essays Tagged: "praises"

Olestra 'FAT-FREE FAT'

ads of scantily clad showgirlswith big headdresses kicking it Vegas Style as the dance and sing the praisesof Olestra, the fat subsitute.Oh! Oh! O-Les-Tra - eat it up and the pounds melt right away! A ...

(3 pages) 87 0 5.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Franklin's Interruption of the Squire in the Canterbury Tales

and following this abrupt termination is the 'wordes of the Frankeleyn to the Squier.' The Franklin praises the young Squire's attempt at a courtly romance and says that he wishes his own son was more ... not rescuing anyone or pretending a tale was over. It even follows the form of another passage that praises a tale after it is finished. Specifically looking at the Host's passage at the end of ...

(10 pages) 71 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Romeo and Juliet as a Tragedy

high standing and very wealthy. He is so well respected that evenCapulet, His family's sworn enemy praises him:...let him alone,,He bears him like a portly gentlemen;And, to say truth, Verona brags o ...

(3 pages) 60 0 5.0 Dec/1996

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

Beowulf--author unknown....another paper on beowulf as an epic hero

Any hero needs strength in order to be of value. Before a new conquest, he would often sing his own praises of how there is no stronger or greater warrior than he. Beowulf had the power to rip off, wi ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The Epic of Gilgamesh. This essay is about a story of the ancient Sumerian people called The Epic of Gilgamesh written circa 2000 B.C.E.

displays heroic actions by slaying the Bull of Heaven, which was created to destroy him. Gilgamesh praises, "Who is the most glorious of heroes, the most eminent among men." He is also tragically her ...

(3 pages) 229 1 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Esssays on Colin Campbell,who describes problems that happened in Atlanta

s political issues is a writer for the Atlanta Journal Constitution, a columnist that receives many praises, who goes by the name of Colin Campbell. He mostly specializes in the metropolitan section o ...

(4 pages) 55 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Comparison of three John Hopkin poems. God-man poems "God's Grandeur", "Peace", and "Pied Beauty"

ch praise is given to God and all he has created. Each poem is also being spoken to God.Pied Beauty praises and gives thanks to God for the "dapple" things. Hopkins marvels at how each of God's creati ... all together. With "patience" however, we can recognize and wait for peace to come. This shows and praises God's mysterious ways."God's Grandeur" praises God's grandeur and amazement. Hopkin's begins ...

(2 pages) 92 1 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

High School Sports: They're NOT That Great

ts, both male and female, participate in high school sports. Recently, I have noticed that everyone praises them, the sports, for all they do for the students and the school. All these comments have c ...

(2 pages) 57 1 2.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Ibn battuta was a traveler from North Africa, who traveled more than anybody of his time, even Marco Polo.

less" as in West Africa (p56), and not having their faces covered as in Anatolia and the Steppe. He praises women who cover up and are thereby "modest". He tells many examples of the separation or lac ...

(3 pages) 88 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

"The Praise of Folly" by Erasmus.

ure of happiness is such, it is only natural that Folly should, like Morality, Wit, and Valor, have praises written in her name. At least, this is the sentiment with which Folly honors her name. The P ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Pride and Prejudice", by Jane Austen.

territories. I believe that although the novel at face value may seem to glorify the urban life, it praises country habits and ultimately arrives at a compromise between the two.Our first impressions ...

(4 pages) 47 0 1.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Oscar Wilde's "Picture of Dorian Gray" and the hedonistic effect on the characters.

ares the resemblance of his shame and disgrace. Basil Hallward, the painter of the doomed portrait, praises Dorian for his timeless beauty and innocence. Basil is obsessed with Dorian, and his pleasur ...

(3 pages) 101 2 4.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

What is Scientology.

with a goal of spiritual enlightenment, similar to Judeo-Christian practices. The latter, however, praises the existence of a greater being, whereas Scientology is guided by each individual and their ...

(2 pages) 165 5 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

A character list of the major characters in jane austen's "emma" (emma woodhouse, mr. woodhouse, george knightley, harriet smith), supported with quotes

ten 13). Besides this, Emma's action seem rather immature in the beginning of the novel. She overly praises her own abilities in matchmaking and thus her abilities to know and understand people. Moreo ... as if Harriet had elevated Emma into a godlike position. Whatever Emma does or says, Harriet adapts praises her words. Even when Harriet finds out that Mr. Elton had actually been in love with Emma an ...

(6 pages) 55 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Works representing Anglo-Saxon people and their society; works included as i.e.'s: Beowulf, A History of the English Church and People and Seafarer

r God. And Caedmon immediately began to sing verses in praise of God..."(33) He could have sang the praises of anything but instead he decided to sing about god. The Seafarer shows fear of God. The li ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.0 Jan/2004

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

"In Our Time" by Ernest Hemingway

ublished by Ernest Hemingway in 1925. When the book was issued, it immediately received the highest praises of many famous writers such as F. Scott Fitzgerald, John Dos Passos, and others. All they we ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Roman Roads

. The Roman court poet under Emperor Domitian, Statius (A.D. 45), explains how roads were built and praises the via Domitian, a shortcut along the via Appia,"The first task here is to trace furrows, r ...

(3 pages) 38 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Social and Technological History of Television

zing its existence in our society and they consist of a range of opinions, forecasts, critiques and praises. This is a practice to be encouraged because of its undeniable force in the realm of communi ...

(18 pages) 203 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Sonnet 1 by Edmund Spencer compared to Sonnet 130 by Shakespeare

begins with a rather unflattering attribute; "My mistress' are nothing like the sun" while Spenser, praises his love by wishing he were a book she was reading.Sonnet 1 by Spenser follows a rhyme schem ... me scheme of his own devising (ababbcbccdcdee) that combines interwoven thoughts. In this sonnet he praises his wife's beauty and attempts to flatter her through conveying the thought that if he could ...

(2 pages) 57 1 1.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Explains methods of praising God and there results

Worship creates the atmosphere forHis presence. He fills our praise Thou art Holy, who inhabits thepraises of Israel@ Ps 22:3.22:3But thou art holy, O thou that inhabitest the praises of Israel.2. He ... prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks.16:25And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: andthe prisoners heard them.16:26And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so tha ...

(2 pages) 22 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy