My Favorite Place: Las Vegas
In the past summer vacation, my friend and I planned a trip to visit the densely
populated city in Nevada, Las Vegas. We decided to visit there because both of us
desired to have an enjoyable holiday and wonderful memories before the summer
vacation is finished...
giving a short speach about the places of interest in Penang Island.Please help to correct any mistakes or give any of your ideas to make this more interesting .
There are many interesting places in Penang Island.My family and I visited several of the interesting places there during the last school holidays...
By: Melissa Cantor
Journal Response #1
I started reading "Invisible I" a book that was recommended to me by a librarian at the KPL in Kitchener-Waterloo. I have only just started but I am really intrigued. Already we know that Amanda has gone missing but we have not been given...
When I was child, I was visited a lot of beautiful places. Nevertheless, in my heart, my sweet home is always and always my favorite place and that would be never changed.
My house is located in Bien Hoa city, Dong Nai province. It is just a small house, it has no garden but there is a small...
A Place I Would Like to Visit “Hollywood”
There are a lot of wonderful places I wish to visit. One of the places where I would like to visit is Hollywood. I always wanted to see how the films are made, meet famous actors and actresses and just have a good time.
Hollywood is famous for making...
Thesis: Pizza has a vast and interesting history few know of
Attention Getter: Loved by many pizza has a rich heritage and has been around since the beginning of time in some form or another.
Establish Credibility: As a long time pizza eater I researched the web for many hours to discover...
Armed Services YMCA Essay Contest 2005
"Why I Like to Read"
I have traveled the world Egypt, Great Britain, Italy, the Holy Land, India, France, Germany, and a host of other wonderful places. I have visited the Great Pyramids, the Valley of the Kings, the Roman Coliseum, the palace of Versailles...
During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, El Real Monasterio de El Escorial and La Granjilla de La Fresneda were places in which the temporal power of the Spanish monarchy and the ecclesiastical predominance of the Roman Catholic religion in Spain found a common architectural manifestation. El...
memories that I have experienced in my life. Many of them were a time of great happiness, but just one of them was so special to me. My best personal experience and memory that stands out in my mind and heart is my trip to Cancun two years ago. The reason that this trip is my best memory is because I got engaged...
000 square kilometers and obtain over 20 million inhabitants by 2020. There are a plethora of attractions that tourists can visit here, but the three I would like to visit are the Tunnels of Cu Chi, Saigon Notre Dame Basilica, and the Reunification Palace.
The Tunnels of Cu Chi are located in the...
Eng 095 LK G
Happy Place Rough Draft
Everyone has their own special place sometime in their life. It could be at an event, like a concert or a church service, or a place visited often. My happy place is at my Grandma’s house because my grandma is awesome, I can make my own decisions, and...
The Significance of Petra to the Ancient World
Petra has been named the “Rose red city, half as old as time” (Dean Burgen, Petra). It is visited by thousands people per year as they are attracted to the intricate carvings and unique aesthetes, but many of the visitors are blissfully unaware...
meters tall. It is probably China’s most popular landmark. A Chinese citizen is not highly regarded if they haven’t visited the wall. It serves as an emotional and spiritual dwelling place for citizens, while tourists are taken by the simplistic ancient beauty of that great wall.
Beijing, being the...
dynasties changed, so did the architecture. For this project I wanted to focus on the Yuyuan Garden, also called the Yu Garden, located in Shanghai. I found this to be very interesting because when I was in China during the summer of 2010 I went and visited this garden and was blown away by the architecture....
figure we have been introduced to would you like to interview? What questions would you ask and what answers would you expect?
I have always found Achilles to be an interesting subject in mythology. He was known mainly as a warrior of the Trojan War. However, he is also a hero, and a demigod. Achilles...
the wisest on the topic – “travelling”. I love travelling, and, myself agree with them. I have visited about 47 countries, which helped me a lot, and I gained experience in different things.
Sure, Most of you will say – “Why would I need and want to travel if I have TV”, “Nowadays we have too many technologies...
I am a high school student seeking a career within the faculty of engineering and I believe Ohio State University has all the required facilities and advancements to make this dream a reality for me. It is one of the best universities in America known for its high academic standards and leadership programs...
One place I would like to visit on a class trip
New York City is the one place I would very much like to visit on our next class trip.
New York City is very large and has lots of exciting and educational activities, such as
going to the theater, museums, landmarks and shopping. New York City...
I want to tell about my ideal holidays in Desaru, Johor. Desaru is a beach and resort area in Johor Malaysia. It is located approximately 88 kilometers east of Johor Bahru, on the South China Sea It is a very popular weekend escape for residents of Singapore who come to enjoy the attractive 25 km stretch...
George Orwell “Why I Write”
In George Orwell’s essay “Why I Write” the author tells the reader about his reasons for writing. He describes his own writing from 4 or 5 year-old age till his present days.
Somehow it is not boring at all to read George Orwell’s own experience of writing. It...
relationship with his parents because he is being bullied in school. I think that they do
think in similar ways because both of them are cowardly. Both stories have their bad
and good parts like most stories, but they both are mainly about the effects of
technology can have on everyone in today's world, though I am not sure if that was the
Paper: Kew Gardens
The structure of this short story is really similar to fim scenes to me. I can see every image of the paragraphs, paragraphs by paragraphs and frame by frame.
First of all, the amazing, gorgeous, beautiful vivid sights of the garden show on the big screen and there were...
Sikhs in Richmond Hill
I visited to Richmond Hill, in Queens to observe the community of Sikhs. The majority of Sikhs lives in Richmond Hill around that area such as in South Ozone Park, Kew Garden, etc. I start from the Sikh Cultural Society, Gurdwara a Sikh place of worship. It is located on 118th...
My special place People from all over town drive to the heart of South Austin, near Barton Spring Pool and Lady Bird Lake, despite of the fact of getting into traffic jam, and burning their skin under the heat of the summer month, just to get better seat in the Zilker Park waiting for the nightfall...
Fast Food Nation
Though this is a very interesting perspective on the fast food industry. It is perhaps mind-boggling due to the fact that we as Americans have been for years consuming fast food products without second thought as to what goes into preparing these meals. This book has given me a more...
I chose to visit the “Orlando Museum of Arts”, off of North Mills Rd in Orlando. The museum is one floor, very small, in comparison to those I have visited back home in New York. I liked the flow of the museum; you are able to weave through the exhibits, until you are led to the main hall. I started...
An interesting place you enjoyed visiting.
There is a very lovely place that I enjoy visiting. I am never tired of visiting it. My place of interest is full of greenery, serenity and is a huge, beautiful garden of various flowers. It has flowers, trees and shrubs of various kinds. This place is the...
My favorite place, Capurganá.
Hist.background of the place.
the Kuna Indians were the first inhabitants until the twentieth century that were displaced by settlers black-mulatto who came from the city of Cartagena .in 1970 one built the airport is named after its founder Narcisa...
Inauguration or The British Coronation Ceremony as an example of Civil Religion.
In this essay I will argue that America’s Presidential Inaugurations provide evidence for the existence of civil religion. I will use Robert Bellah’s concept of civil religion to expound upon this claim, using other sociologists...
Holden really made the book. If it was another guy or girl, I don’t think it would have mattered; the book would have probably been very boring and a disaster. This book would not be interesting if it didn’t have Holden as the main character. J.D. Salinger, really gives readers a...
generously supported. He also visited the Federal Institute for East Europe, the International Studies in Cologne and the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences in Wassenaar, Mastny explains himself to have been a visiting fellow and these places offered him a stimulating...
Three places worth visiting in Japan
Japan is a Southeast Asian island country which is encircled by the Pacific Ocean and the Japan Ocean. And it also has several neighbouring countries including China, Korea, and Australia. As for the climate, it has quite noticeable change in the four...
other students about a topic to which the words are related. (1)
Besides, one of the most effective ways to work with words and word meanings is to place the words into categories. By seeing the relationships among many familiar words and the new words, students are able to build connections between new...
being used that ultimately makes surfing the internet a good or bad experience. When you or I choose a type of connection, we look for one that meets the criteria we place on what makes a good connection. I look for a fast connection, one with the least amount of hardware change requirements, use limitations...
boundaries. I had a fantastic summer of ’13 because I played baseball, went on a vacation to Florida, and visited the lake with friends a lot.
Playing baseball has and always will make for a great summer. Even though our team together wasn’t very good we still had a lot of fun times. I played second...
‘Cyberspace is a Dangerous Place’
Cyberspace also known as the internet is a place where everyone likes to go to relax, research on certain topics, chat to friends that live far away, arrange parties etc... But what most people don’t know is this wonderful place can be a very dangerous place for example being...
A sacred place can be interpreted as many things that can and cannot be seen or visited. The majority of all mythologies have some sort of sacred place that is associated with it. A sacred place doesn’t have to be a heaven or hell. It can be an altar, ruin, place of sacrifice, ritual...
15 September 2014
Essay 1: Personal Narrative
It was April of 2014. I had a month to make my college decision and I had no idea where I was going to go. It was between three schools, and none of them really stood out from the rest. One weekend my parents decided to...
forever.There is so many interesting places that you can visit in Malaysia.
about all the amazing things that you can find in the state of Malaysia and itsbeautiful places. For example the captivating capital city of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpuris one of the most visited tours and travel destination...
controversy on whether people should travel to foreign countries or their own. Some people advocate that traveling to different countries is a whole lot interesting and imperative in that it provides high quality information. However, from my perspective, traveling to close destinations is far more beneficial...
Topic: MY FAVORITE PLACE
Good environment, natural air
Many visitors and tourists
Quality of stone
An old age
Have to many tourism
Natural air, and good environment
Mixed of nation visited there
A Clean, Well-Lighted Place by Ernest Hemingway
28 years prior to his own death by committing suicide Ernest Hemingway wrote a short story named A Clean, Well-Lighted Place posing as an excerpt from the life of a presumably middle-aged waiter, who has to deal with an elder customer and the reactions...
Hidden Desert Treasures
I was recently introduced to a wonderful book called Into the Wild, written by Jon Krakauer. This book was written about a young man by the name of Christopher Johnson McCandless. Chris was a young man who was extremely against conforming to the norms of todays society. He...
in the tale. So there wasn’t a specified part that appealed us the most.
What part did you find worst of least interesting? Explain why:
The part that we found the least interesting was the beginning. It was very boring.
If you could choose, what person from this story would you like to be? Why...
Reaction to Basso’s Speaking with Names
I recently visited my brother at Fort Sill in Oklahoma where he is stationed. He has been in the Army for a few years. I had the opportunity to visit the grave of Geronimo, which is located on the base. It was a very moving experience to be there among not just...
all heard the expression “Monkey see, Monkey do”. Analyzing individual primates at the Santa Ana Zoo was quite an experience because when I use to hear monkeys I use to only picture one certain appearance and that was a brown monkey with a light brown face, and a long tail. Moneys are not just monkeys...
paper will describe my observations during several fascinating days I have spent in the Chicago's Chinatown, speaking with people primarily business owners occasionally someone I randomly met perhaps in the restaurant. I have visited the Cultural center and Chinese library located in the center of Chinatown...
Ward, the Strangford Lough, and the Mount Stewart House seem to be more unique than the rest.
The first place that I visited was a gorgeous 700 acre estate named Castle Ward. The most interesting aspect is the dual architecture of Victorian and Gothic styles between the inside and outside. Inside this...
California, A Place, a People, a Dream
In “California, A Place, a People, a Dream,” James J. Rawls gives his version of the
California dream, and describes the paradoxes that are associated with that dream. According
to Rawls, the California dream is a love affair with an idea, a marriage...
Historical Places in Manila
Last November 30, 2014, we visited the Fort Santiago, although it’s not my first time to visit there but it’s really nice to go back again. My friends and I started to take pictures everywhere. I am amazed on how the place was perfectly preserved. I saw some underground...
During the semester holidays, my siblings and I were quite in the dumps because there was nothing to do and we were bored to death. Out of the blue, my parents decided to take us to the National Park in Pahang.
The Pahang National Park is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Malaysia. It is...
most beautiful forest I have been to, it is located in the Southern Sierra Nevada, east of Fresno, California. The park is also contiguous with Sequoia National park; both of them are administered by the National Park service as one unit.
Kings Canyon and Sequoia are a good place to go camping and enjoy...
silk) wrapped around her trunk, hanging from her branches, and laying near her roots. She is surrounded by fence which is made of dry tea.
Eej Mod is place where Mongolians often come to seek solace and advice. At Mother Tree we offer vodka, milk, rice, millet, candy covered peanuts, and juniper incense...
In the text "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" a young black girl is growing up with racism surrounding her. It is very interesting how the author Maya Angelou was there and the way she described every detail with great passion. In the book Maya and Bailey move to a lot of places, which are Stamps, Arkansas;...
I have chosen the novella “Flatland, A Romance of Many Dimensions”, written by Edwin A. Abbot for my book report. Written in 1884, and published in London by Seeley & Company, the story is a clever satire of Victorian era society. The story still remains popular today, I believe as an interesting social...
I still remember standing out on the deck of the USS Hayler for the first time as we pulled out of Norfolk Naval Station in Norfolk, Virginia. The year was 1996, and I was in for some of the most memorable experiences of my life. During the course of my ten years in the US Navy, I was able to visit forty-seven...
"I have heard much about the beauty of Singapore, one of four remaining true city-states in the world and one of the most famous cities in Asia. It is the smallest nation in Southeast As this is neither a proper noun nor the first word of a sentence, it shouldn't be capitalized. Asia that is made by...
Throughout this quarter of school, Humanities has been an interesting class because of the information I have gained that I didn’t know about before. Everything that I have learned in humanities has been a great experience for the last seven weeks, but one topic that...
March 28, 2007
Mrs. Lesie Rice
Advanced English 10
“I Never Promised You A Rose Garden”
“I Never Promised You a Rose Garden” is a fiction novel written by Joanne Greenberg. Mrs. Greenberg is a Jewish-American who was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1932. She went to a college...
explication of “I ask My Mother to Sing”
In Li-Young Lee’s, “I Ask My Mother to Sing,” four main stanzas are found; they are
elaborated with memory, joyfulness, grief, and pleasant remembrances. The speaker
implies tones of nostalgia as he remembers his father. The title “I Ask My Mother to...