1. On a scale of 1 to 10, (least to greatest) how influenced are you by the media? (i.e. how compelled are you to buy something, do something, say something, wear something because of what you see on TV, in magazines, on celebrities?)
2. Do you believe eating disorders are a serious epidemic in...
Intro to philosophy
How do you know what you know?
For many years, philosophers asked, “how do we know what we know”? Socrates said that he was the wisest man alive because he knew that he did not know. He knew that it was impossible to know everything. To begin to think about how we know what we know...
Do you want me to + (verb)To 'want' is to feel or have a desire for. When saying 'Do you want me to' you're asking someone if there is anything you can do for them or assist them with.
Here are some examples:
"Do you want me to pick up the kids? "Do you want me to fix your flat tire?"
What is love? Is it something we do or something we can know? Some classify love as something that you feel for some people sometimes. It is often linked or used interchangeably with lust. Others feel that it is something that is constant and untouched by judgment and feeling. The only common denominator...
Can Sacrifice be Rewarding?
“My Sacrifice” Project
A sacrifice is a loss or something you give up, usually for the sake of a better cause. It can also be doing something you loath (hate) to do, but you do it because you know it will make someone you love happy. Parents sacrifice time and sleep...
help people through stressful situations and problems. They have even used it to help better determined and explain to people why they act and do what they do. The one way that psychologist get the information that they need to solve your problems is that they begin to ask you a series of questions, whether...
are just girls. That’s how I’ve always thought about the way girls act, but then I began to think about it more. Why are girls so weird?
Girls are so much more different than boys. They are always crying and whining about something. “Why don’t you do this”, or “why don’t you do that”. In my opinion...
named Rowan was given a letter and was simply told to give it to Garcia, He did not ask questions, like where is he at? or how can I find him?, he took initiative, he was told what to do and he went and did it. This may not seem like anything special but when I thought back a few days when I got this assignment...
Ethical systems intertwine with one another and make up how humans respond and react to situations they are faced with every day. Each ethical system has its own way of coming across to each individual, and it is also going to depend on how each individual person looks at the problems and situations...
28 February 2014
Has someone ever had high expectations for you, but you do not know how to meet those expectations? Throughout one’s life people will expect things that one as a person never even thought was possible. “Straw into Gold” by Sandra...
hobbies and free time
Activity- see also “Favourite” and “Future”
Describe an activity you like doing.
You should say:
- Where you do it
- Who you do it with
- Why you enjoy it
And say what kind of people you would recommend that activity to, and why
Apartment- see “Home/ house”
periods at the end of each sentence?
Do all sentences begin with capital letters?
Are all words spelled correctly?
General Writing Improvements Strategies
1. Writing is skill like playing tennis. You have to practice. There is a lot of extra work you can do on your own to help you become a better...
Write the events in the order of how important they are.
You can use phrases to put the paragraph together. You can use “for example or for instance.”
Describes the details of the sight, sound, smell, taste and touch of something.
Describes the person place or thing using...
what has/will become of
used for asking what has happened to someone or something, because you have not seen them for a long time, or what will happen to them, because you are worried about them
used for asking what arrangements someone makes for something
Assertiveness is something that I, like many others, have had issues with for a long period of time in my life. Throughout the weeks of this course I acquired some knowledge on how to assert myself better in life. Each week brought a new idea to mind on how to be more assertive. I was amazed at how many other...
Book: How God first created this world and how he set the way of learning from him for the rest of the bible to others to follow him
Response/Reflection: It is mind blowing how this earth was created; it is hard to believe because nobody in this world has that kind of power. It is amazing how God’s...
trying drugs for the first time,
Promising it’s the only time you’ll do it.
Next thing you know, you’re addicted.
You can’t get out,
You’re trapped in this on-going cycle of hell.
It happens to everyone.
Or at least this is how it happened to me.
My name is Kris,
They call me a miracle.
1. Something Old: I think to be considered a piece of “flash fiction”, it has to have the element of surprise or some form of it, it can’t be too long for the reader to distracted from it, and it has to be open ended. One story that would fit this description would be
Something New: That most...
reality can be discovered through pure reason and thought (examples include truths of mathematics, geometry and sometimes morality) while other truths do require experience. All philosphers agree that knowledge about reality requires experience and interaction with reality.
Empiricism and rationalism...
Chapters 4 &5
* Gives the example of learning. Imagine a house that takes on that form. “When something goes from being as a potency to learning and receiving knowledge… The idea seems to be something like this:
* Normally when we think of change we think of
* X is not F
Rashaad Carter Ms. Singh ENGL 110 February 19, 2009 What is your philosophy of work? What is your philosophy of work? Is it something just to get you to the weekend? No, work has an intrinsic value. When asked why work, the answer you may receive is probably survival or to earn a living. Personally...
effect of a piece of writing. I will show how the book portrayed this non-meaning message.
When something has purpose or reasoning it usually gives meaning to it. Humanimal had no reasoning or purpose therefore leaving the reader empty handed. It had to do with the way the book was written that made...
what excitement is and how does it feel, when or where do you we get excited.
A. What is excitement
1. A feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness.
2. Something that arouses such a feeling; an exciting incident.
II. Main Body
A. How does it feel?
Questions to assess impact on others:
Q: Tell me about a time when you did or said something and it had a positive impact on a coworker, a customer, or an employee.
Q: Tell me about a time when you did or said something and it had a negative impact on a coworker, a customer, or an employee.
Q: Tell me...
What Can I Do with My Guilt? by R.C. Sproul
The main argument of the book is basically the title. What do you do with your guilt? Sproul uses this question to make non-believers realize they are missing something.
Sproul states that everyone has some sort of guilt, whether it's heard or...
aWhat is something you dislike about yourself?
What is something you do well?
What is your favourite room in your home and why?
What is a good neighbour?
What is the worst thing parents can do to their children?
What is your favourite time of day?
What is your idea of a dull evening?
45 Things To Do To Keep Your Relationship Alive
In this eBook, the focus is YOUR intimate relationship – the one that is supposed to last to death. It is a huge part of your life, but it can easily be neglected. So many times in life we can be caught up in the everyday routine and put our...
I was greeted by the high school that’s pretty much an eyesore. As I went to the school and I went down the halls I was instantly reminded of how I did not miss my walking those halls one bit , and it kind of made me long for the wide open spaces of the ASU campus. When I got home I got somewhat...
have to think of a company or an individual person who wants to get something done or perhaps wants to purchase something-buy something. A company may ask other companies “How much will you charge me? How much will it cost me to do this, to build a new building or to paint my offices or whatever it happens...
Do you trust your gut instincts?
yeah, sometimes too much.
Why is it so hard to let go?
your mind is set on something, it's hard to unset it.
Your last kiss probably meant nothing, right?
i guess not.
When people say " i don't really talk about anyone" you say?
everyone talks about everyone...