Lecturer : Prof. Dr. V. Miharso, M.Hum
My Way by Paul Anka 1969; A Song Lyrics Analysis
Paul Anka 1969
And now, the end is near;
And so I face the final curtain.
My friend, I'll say it clear,
I'll state my case, of which I'm certain.
I've lived a life...
And this it my essay. It is so ashame when i must say that i did this in over 1 month what you can do in only some hours..but i think it is not good.
I love my hometown, love views...
My perfect day would start by me waking early — 7:30 am is early, for me — feeling refreshed and restored. I haven't had a relaxing night of sleep in months and often awaken far later than I had planned, feeling guilty, stiff, and still sleepy.
After a hot shower and a shave I'd put on a comfortable...
My Country – Dorothea Mackellar
My Country is an iconic nationalistic poem about Australia written by Dorothea Mackellar in 1908. Dorothea Mackellar was born in Sydney in 1885. Her education was comprised of private home tutoring until she attended University of Sydney. She travelled broadly with...
My hometown is worth visiting
Sarawak-my hometown and I am proud of it. The scenery, languages, historical places, interesting places and various foods are very special to me as the resident of The Earth of Hornbill. I am proud to promote my hometown to everybody as Sarawak has its own attraction...
My personal legend
I believe it is my personal legend to be an elementary or middle school music educator because about a year ago my three year old sister past away from hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which basically means she had half a heart. When I used to stay with...
bed.Slowly,I got down from my bed and tiptoed to the window.A slight of cool breeze whipped to my ears.Dead leaves rattled in the wind.There was a stony prickling silence except for the eerie sound of chilly wind howling in the air.Goosebumps sprouted on my skin all over my frail body.A sliver of moonlight...
4 or 5 years old and my Mom, my older brother Shawn, and myself were attending some kind of grown-up function at my Aunt Jonnie Mae and Uncle Duke's house. I'm not exactly sure what the celebration was but whatever it was, I got to stay up late and play with my cousins so, in my opinion, who cared! LET’S...
Willa Cather’s My Anthonia, in my opinion was not only easy to read but also a thoroughly enjoyable read. It tells the vivid stories of several immigrant families who move to the rural state of Nebraska to start new lives in America. A Bohemian family, by the name of the Shimerdas, is one of the main...
living room with my father and my brother, mom was down the hall in the office working on paying bills, and we had just eaten dinner. It was when my father said, “Go get your mother, we need to talk to you guys,” that I knew I was right all along. It was that night that changed the rest of my life, and left...
February 9, 2011
My Role Model
There are many people throughout the world who have a role model or a mentor in their life. The person in my life, who is my role model, is my husband. We have been married for six years and we have two children. His name is...
My Life Not My Way
I. What was your family like?
B. The youngest of two
C. Parents’ divorced father not around.
II. What things do you remember about your childhood?
A. The fun had in the country.
B. The hard times we had to go through.
C. Spending time...
One of my goals for the future is to obtain a sense of being personally fulfilled, regardless of what I choose to do professionally. I want to be satisfied with my decisions, to be able to accept and forgive, and most of all to be able to live up to the expectations I have for myself. I realize I cannot...
quite like me or my mandala. My longing for independence, intelligence, culture, ability to love without recognitions, and my passion for music is what separates me from everyone else. All these represent different parts of me, but when they’re brought together you see the whole me.
My independence makes...
“My Life” If I were to tell you about my family it would end with crazy. I live with my dad In Carbondale while my two sisters live with my mom in Denver. My little sister is 4 years old and I barely get to see her. On the other hand my older sister is 17 and I never see her because she never home....
And learn lessons, as I have.
I want to tell you about my little, little itty-bitty life, you may or may not find this interesting, but most can relate to parent issues, school and social drama.
I grew up living in Santa Rosa, Ca. living with my parents, aunt and grandparents. We were renting a small...
2006. As I awoke, I lay still with my eyes closed. I could feel the fan blowing across my skin and my husband rubbing my back. Feeling very calm and relaxed, I opened my eyes just a bit and I looked toward the window. It was still dark out. The quite whisper of my husband John’s voice said, “Baby it’s...
‘It’s Not My Fault That It’s Default’
By Georgia Mitchell
When you sit down in front of the television on Friday night and think about what you are going to watch, you should definitely consider the hilarious British sitcom, My Family. This modern day sitcom is based around the lives of an average...
found out I was pregnant with my daughter. From the day I took the pregnancy test, to the day I had her and beyond, my life changed in many ways. From the revealing of my pregnancy to my delivery, and everything in between, this was a completely life changing stage in my life. The events that took place...
were asked to introduce their partner to the class.
An exercise was given later to write a paragraph on ‘Aim in life’.
Kulwinder wrote, (Edited): “My aim in life is to get very-very rich, never come back to jail, get married to a beautiful girl and have two children—hopefully one boy and one girl,...
My future looks promising
If one pays attention to the daily news it often contains bad news – rising the gas prices, citizens planning a killing spree at their own high school, unemployment rates rising and business’s closing down – the future may look quite dark for some.
However, I do believe...
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience of my life as an adolescent.
Thesis Statement: My experiences when I was at the peak of my life at the age of 15, my downfall and how I rose above all odds to prove others wrong.
My Relationship with My Religion
Life without doubt does not last forever. Everyone agrees to this but not many are blessed
with the beauty of faith. Not many believe that there is a life after death. Not many believe that
there is a Creator to whom we will all return. I had always lived a carefree...
lot in the long run. Who would not like to hire a person who is professional enough to maintain the standard of the company? Don’t use keywords like ‘my name is’. Check your spellings and grammar. According to me, you can give a preview about your grip on communication skills with this cover letter of...
realized that I had many times ignored the meaning of what is a community.
After a few research of the meaning of community, I simply sum up in my own thoughts
and words that a community is a place where someone belongs. So where do I belong?
Looking back in the year of 1960, I was born...
It took me seventeen years to realize what an extraordinary influence my mom has been in my life. She's the kind of person who has thoughtful discussions about her everyday life experiences and what to do about them, the kind of mom who always has time for her kids, and the kind of leader who always...
The Growth of My Antonia
Nebraska, the Cornhusker state, the state that most people tend to forget, yet ironically is also the setting for one of the most unforgettable love novels in America. Willa Cather writes My Antonia, setting it in the image of her hometown. In it, she formulates her memories...
the day." Childhood is one of the beautiful times in your life that you know is unforgettable. I, who was born and raised in Pakistan, can never forget my childhood.
Growing up in Pakistan was a great experience since I grew in rich family. Pakistan heritage is something to be proud of. I was born...
(father) and a prison deputy warden (mother). My mother was 100% Lithuanian; my father is Lithuanian and Siberian. My father served in both the Navy and the Air Force. I have five sisters, one brother, one stepsister, two half brothers, and two half sisters. My family moved a lot when I was young. I recall...
smarter than locals.
Non-work role references
References to employee in a non-work role. e.g., He said being
a family man himself he could understand my problem.
Friendship role references
References to employee as a friend e.g., She is very
approachable and treats me as a friend.
Will My MBA Degree Help Advance My Career?
University of Phoenix Online: Management MGT/521
August 11, 2008
A Master in Business Administration (MBA) degree is an invaluable tool and necessary to achieve a high level executive position. Earning my MBA is about more than education; it...
Race and My Community
Prassedes Ciappolino Williams
Axia College of the University of Phoenix
In late 2007, I, along with my mother, moved to Raleigh North Carolina to be with my future husband. I was pregnant and had high hopes for the future. I had recently gotten out of...
assumption behind the use of biodata in selection processes is the axiom, "the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior."
33. Biodata refers to medical or physiological tests of applicants prior to hiring.
34. Biodata is like a background check...
Dark Overtones, and Their Contrasts in My Antonia
In My Antonia by Willa Cather, there are many dark overtones that pervade the novel. It is through the use of symbolism and contrast these overtones are made real. The prairie is the predominant setting of the novel. It may be shaped, and it conforms...
out of something negative. For example, my grandfather has Parkinson’s disease, and knowing that Parkinson’s is a disease that will slowly take away his vibrant love for life, he never once let any of his grandchildren see his decline. When I would arrive at my grandparent’s house I would peek in the...
Eng 1- English Composition 1
Instructor: Amanda Price
My parents often call me a perfectionist because of how clean my room is, and how I have to take the time to neatly align each of my posters. Unlike most college students where their room is a complete mess, mine is organized from top to bottom. I find it useful to know where everything is located, because...
As a Protector, he takes care of my physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual safeties. When I broke my leg at the elementary school, he left his work early and brought me to hospital for my treatments. Actually, he is slight and not strong-looking men like hunky Christopher Reeve as a superman. He...
I feel alive. I know it sounds strange but I catch my first breath and I lunge onto it and gasped for another, and then another, until it becomes natural instinct. I take my first look at the world, the canopy of the rainforest, which I now call home. I see mother eagle, looking threatening to any living...
sand my thoughts seem to drift. Is this really real or am i dreaming. The lace of my dress sways lossly over my chest i feel insperational. the calm of the night had me quivering. i smeal the salt from the ocean over the orange skys that left me breathless. Is i lay in the soft but itchy sand my thoughts...
My saddest day
Dad, I miss you…… I am 18 years old now. Within this eighteen years, there is one day that I never forget in my life-------26th March 2009. I lost my dad on that day.
I was in school that day. During the recess time, my friends and I went to canteen together...
by Willa Cather
Author: Willa Sibert Cather, Nebraska's most noted author was born in Virginia. At the age of ten she moved with her family to Webster County, Nebraska. Many of Cather's acquaintances and Red Cloud area scenes can be recognized in her writings.
Cather wrote poetry, short...
A starry eyed wonder is emitted in my eyes. The dark sky is illuminated with a full moon
with the stars as companions. I am joined with my family in the night looking for a source of
water, as the future desires of our much needed resource will deplete in due time...
change was caused by the event.
The statements above are true for my life; my life was about to change forever. This is the day I found out my mother had only six months to live, I was only 19 years old. I was picking my mother up from a routine follow-up appointment she had at Keesler Air force...
Finally Mr.Abbott none other than my history teacher called out my name with his usual frown in face. I stood awkwardly and marched towards his table for receiving my answer paper. Who loves to read history ?? Obviously not me, I cursed myself for taking history as one of my subject . As i received the paper...
My Life, My Challenges and My Experiences
Looking back on a childhood filled with events and memories, I find it rather difficult to pick on the one thing that leaves me with the fabled "warm and fuzzy feelings." Lightly stroll with me on the yellow brick road of my life and let’s journey to the good...
My Father My Influence
Even though a person is uneducated, they too can find success with the right amount of determination and commitment. Willie C. Blacks, Sr. was a determined and committed man. He never gave up on his dream that he would one day own his own business. He always said he would never...
even a favorite teacher might have been that one to make a difference in your life.
Thinking of the one person who has the most influence on me in my life may not be the most unique response, but the name comes quickly: Mom. She hasn't had an influence on me mainly because she raised me to be who I...
Jan. 18, 2009
Staring back at my reflection in the mirror, I have to ask … Who this woman is looking back at me? Where did she come from? How did she become the woman she is today? Where is she going from here?
important and powerful things in my life. My life without melodies and harmonies would be totally empty. Listening to and playing different tunes helps me to de-stress, relax and it can also help to motivate me in trying times. I loved listening to music while on my way to school, as I felt it helped...
takes to make up my name. U, is the first letter of my name, R is the second letter of my name followed by IEL. These five letters is what makes up my name, Uriel. My name is five letters, short, and an uncommon name. My name isn’t a very common name nor is it a popular name. I like my name, it is not...
think of my mom. My mom is caring, encouraging, and she loves me. I won’t be able to make it to today if she had never taught me all those lessons of life.
My mom cares for my family and me. She cares about my schoolwork as well as housework. My grandma once told me that when my mom was my age, she...
to introduce myself.
My self am Sudha Modi, belongs to a small but a very beautiful village now turned city Bhayandar from Maharashtra.
About my family.
There are 5 members in my family.
Since childhood I am under surveillance of my elders.
Main thing I learned from my childhood is to be disciplined...
for a reason, but I think it's important to seek out that reason - that's how we learn” as said by Drew Barrymore.
Christopher did not get along with my ex and dear friend, Alexander. They always argued about practically everything you could think of; among their list of disagreements the most common...
hospital for two months, before returning
home to my family, in Miami. I learned something very important in this, I
learned to look at life from another's perspective. My remember one day in
particular as I was crying to my older sister, about my life, i realized that
she also cried, at the stress...
man’s life. I have also some childhood memories in my life.
Childhood memories are the sweetest time of human mind. My childhood memories are not les sweet. Nobody can forget his/her childhood memories whether pleasant or painful. I can still remember my childhood very much. I was born in a village named...
Overall this poem is a parody of Dorothea Mackellar's 'My Country' but also many other issues stand out in this pal issues. It is very cynical towards the original but it is also an 'updated' version of 'My Country' as the statements made by Mackellar were 75 years ago and the country...
31, 2011, 04:55pm #1
Ok so i must hand out this essay on Wednesday, the topic is the person you admire the most. i just need some help concerning my language, grammar (if there is any) , and other paragraphs i could add, because this one is just 2 pages and i need 3...im out of ideas any help would...
Sacrifice For The Beloved Mother
Tears of joy welled up in my eyes as my mother hugged me at that time. She saw me crying, and said, “It’s the biggest gift that you could ever give me”. My mother held my hand as I was on the hospital bed while she was on an old wheel chair. I was the only one that could...
Cather’s MY ÁNTONIA
"Optima dies ... prima fugit."
My Ántonia, by Willa Cather, is a modernist novel that recounts and celebrates the past through the relationship of man and the natural world. Cather incorporates an epigraph at the start of the novel from Virgil’s Georgics that means “The best days…are...