4pm. It‟s my first visit to the United States. I finished my immigration formalities, collected my baggage and was waiting for my colleagues to pick me up from the airport. The airport looked very busy. Some people were rushing to the gates to catch the flights, some had come for send off, there were...
a brief history of Justin Mackenzie.
Where do you get cigarettes?
When I was ten, I used to take it from my friends, they never told me where they get it. But now, I buy it anywhere
I was born in Sydney and moved to Brisbane when I was six. I don?t have any brothers or sisters but I have the best parents...
parents don´t like any of them.
(They leave. Mr. and Mrs. Mouse enter)
Mrs. Mouse: Who will we marry our daughter? We don´t like anybody…nobody is that good for her!
Mr. Mouse: That´s right. One mouse has a large tail….another one doesn´t have teeth… another one is too fat. We can´t let...
who didn`t know what generosity meant. A day before Christmas, Scrooge and his clerk, Bob Crachit, were working in the office. Scrooge as always, was counting his money, while Bob was counting the minutes to go home to his family.
Bob: I am so cold in this office, but Mr. Scrooge doesn`t want to...
the sudden, shocking deaths of her parents, those capricious waves continued to roll. She had so much, she reminded herself. Her brother—and she didn‟t know if she‟d have survived this grieving time without Del—had been a rock to cling to in that wide, wide ocean of shock and sorrow. Her friends Mac,...
wines in the trade, which brought most of the money into the kingdom¡¦s treasury. The people also bred goats and sheep, and of course cows from which to get milk, but horses were rare, and only very rich folk could afford to breed them. But the people there almost never had to hurry, and they were content...
teachers and his parents. Loren keeps testing his parents and Mr. Mackenzie with his annoying spins of the chair. Mackenzie finds out that Loren?s parents don?t set certain consequences for him and that?s why he acts the way he does. Throughout the manuscript, Mackenzie introduces many major points to show the...
manage - I only got my money back after weeks of calling.
Only after weeks of calling ______________________________ to get my money back.
don´t have to - It isn´t necessary to call him as he already knows about it.
call him as he already knows about...
SATAN GET LOST
Copyright © 1995 by: DAVID O. OYEDEPO Published in Nigeria by: DOMINION PUBLISHING HOUSE
All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be used without the written permission of the publisher, with the exception of brief excerpts in magazine, articles, reviews...
realised that the parents of the white children and the people of the Little Rock city were not quite happy about this arrangement.
On that morning, me and the other parents of the eight black children got together and decided to take the bus with the kids and face the music. The Arkansas National guards...
brains don¡¯t come up with answers, some people give up and stop puzzling. This kind of people never get puzzle done and they¡¯re getting less confidence to accomplish their goal.
For example, in the story IN THE CATHEDRAL by Franz Kafka a man from the country walks to the door to get in, but...
do homework, forgot lunch, get detention, friends get mad at you, teachers yell at you,
I do the wrong homework
i forget my backpack
i miss lunch b/c i have to take a test
i fall down the stairs and rip my pants
im late to class
i get detention
My friends r mean to me
You recently broke up with...
much effort. It was as if school were a vast machine and I a cog perfectly formed to fit in it. This is not to say that my education was always easy for me. When Ma and I moved to the U.S., I spoke only a few words of English, and for a very long time, I struggled.
There’?s a Chinese saying that the fates...
drive. So I received a call from the club owner saying to come and pick up my cousin and his friends. I rushed down there thanking god that he didn?t get behind the wheel drunk with a possibility of killing everybody in the car. My cousin should of been more responsible and ignored the pressure and...
The History of Capital Punishment
Capital punishment or the death penalty started a long time ago in the middle ages mostly because if a person did something wrong or just wanted to kill that certain person but as I tell you this chilling real life conserversioanl problem we have here in the united...
What was the cause ___ the explosion? b) What is the difference ___ your job and mine? c) I don´t think there´s a need ___ a new road. d) There has been an increase ___ the price of crude oil. e) There wasn´t enough demand ___ that product. f) We´ve been trying to find a solution ___ the problem. g)...
house at 8:30 a.m. to pick me up. We were going to go to her dad?s house and meet them there, and take a big van to the airport. When we got there everything was ready to go the only thing we had to do was load all the bags into the van. That didn?t sound to hard, but I didn?t know at the time that her...
world is changing. Things never stay the same.
2. I can`t understand why he is being selfish. He isn`t usually like that.
3. I was in a hurry, so I didn`t have time to phone you.
4. Sam took a photograph of me while I wasn`t looking.
5. What a boring film! It`s the most boring film...
question, as the title of my paper, in hopes of relaying a point. No one for sure knows what the answers to these questions are. I’m sure I don’t, but I do have my own judgements as to what the answers may be. I have friends that say they are normal. But, what else would they know. I’ve...
his or her own fare share of racism; for me I was confronted with it my entire life. Everyday people all over the world are being discriminated against and they never notice it. Whether it?s applying for a job or placing an order at a local restaurant, they aren?t getting the equal service they are entitled...
You didn`t ruin my life, did you? Since the day that you came, life became horrible. I thought you`re a blessing in disguise. I guess I was wrong. Fancy how we met somewhere.
You are a total stranger. I don`t know you, you don`t know me either. Why did a connection existed? (If ever there was.) Did...
routine for me (or rather I say my phone) now a
days. It would scream (sing my favourite song) at the top of its
voice for half an hour or so before I would finally wake up and
switch the stop button for the relief of both of us and I‟d open my
eyes to welcome a new day.. It always appeared to me like my
who was hundred times my age (and had immaculate skin) was seated next to me. Instead of killing time staring at the cabin crew jog down the aisle, I engaged myself in a conversation with her. She was called Almaas and gave me complicated recipes of Libyan food notwithstanding my endless implications...
short jail sentence for drink driving again so were celebrating by having a few drinks, hopefully Adams not planning on driving home tonight. He doesnt look much different. His greasy brown hair is now long enough to put back in a pony tail and hes got a safety pin through his left ear. Sitting next...
find my self in a awesome and beautiful place. I had the opportunity of coming here just a year ago and I´m very thankful to my parents that supported me in every way which with out their help this experience would have been completely impossible. I was born in Mexico City in 1995 and shortly after that...
you fill me in?" "I had a doctor‟s appointment so I missed the meeting. What happened?" "I couldn‟t make it to the meeting today. Anything interesting I should know about?" "I missed the meeting. Was there anything new?" Another time you talk with a co-worker is if the boss is mad or you don‟t like the...
magazine. But we sometimes need an extra-large booster to get into really great shape, and this book a collection of the best jokes from all over is it. This book is guaranteed to keep you in good humour for a long time to come. But dont keep its benefits to yourself tell them to your family,...
keep it that way. They also thoroughly advised each other on life changing situations like him promoting his rap music and going to Lincoln Tech to get his certification for fixing cars. They have arguments about other things like money and bills but they never go to sleep angry with each other. They...
own world. Everybody`s face is different. Some of them are somewhere deep in their thoughts, some of them are frustrated for something, some of them don`t even care. Everybody has a different expression, which is a mask that everybody has. With this mask ,we cover our feelings, our real faces. We pretend...
large and small,
luxurious and sparse, with windows and without.
He was beginning to see the full spectrum of how people
But he wasn‟t always pleased with what he saw.
He had seen many “tough” managers whose organizations
seemed to win while their people lost.
Some of their superiors...