. Precious is about a young sixteen year old girl named Chaireece Precious Jones, who undergoes unimaginable hardships in her young life; Precious lives in the New York City neighborhood of Harlem with a very dysfunctional family.
Precious was raped numerous times by her own father and became...
About the Story
Harlem, New York in 1987
Claireece Precious Jones
The main character of the story is named Precious, who is a very obese 16 years old –an African American girl, who is pregnant for the second time by her father.
Miss Blue Rain
She is the teacher of...
guy who is ambitious. So better spend your precious time with your life partner after marriage. That's why I prefer ARRANGED MARRIAGE.According to me ARRANGED MARRIAGE IS BETTER THAN LOVE MARRIAGE because if you love a girl, she wants you to spend most of the time with her like speaking to her all the...
sits quiet and keeps to herself. She finally opens up, when she realizes she is not the only one going through rough times, and from there, her teacher helps her. After having her second child Precious finally gets the courage to stand up for herself by protecting her baby and fighting off her...
Movie Review: Precious
Precious is a teenager who is pregnant with her second child. Her situation looks hopeless until she begins to realize there are people who really care about her. All her life she has been with people, mainly family members; who have never showed love or compassion toward...
female who appeared to be about five feet and nine inches tall and rather overweight. She is a single mother of two and is currently working as a janitor and attending a small community college in Harlem, New York. During the initial contact session Precious arrived on time dressed in black tights, a...
Precious that she wishes she would have aborted her because she was nothing to her, countless times during the movie I heard her tell Precious how useless she was. Also the mother didn’t make Precious’ education seem important; all she seemed to care about was getting down to Welfare to collect the...
Text Type: Film
Composer: Lee Daniels
Publisher: Lionsgate, United States
How does this text relate to the concept of belonging?
Precious is the story of an illiterate, obese, 16-year old girl living in Harlem in 1987 who is raped by her father leading to 2...
Events in Life can be Challenging
Taking time for my children and friends has always been important. At least once a week I would make certain to drive my oldest daughter and her best friend Gabby to soft ball practice. They would always laugh at me as I turned up the music when my favorite...
more crucial than ones like Precious.
Many times in large cities where there is a higher crime rate the anomie theory seems to happen quite often. For instance, many cops are working double time and lacking on sleep as it is in order to keep the streets safe. If they run into a situation...
starts doing all the measurements. Then comes the sound of a galloping horse, you hear your baby’s heartbeat for the first time. From here on out your baby will continue to grow each week. It won’t be long, you will feel the little precious flutters, then the slight kicks and hiccups, and then it’s...
advertisement girl on commercial, ‘n someone ride up here in car, someone look like the son of that guy that got kilt when he was president…” (Sapphire, 35) this is one of the numerous ways of imaging herself.
Just as in the film, Precious when at the worst of times or feeling hopeless she imagines...
as though this is a less significant part of her life that didn’t affect her situation a great deal. If Precious had religion, I’m sure things might have turned out better for her, but at the same time not having it didn’t negatively affect her in a severe way.
Precious breaks the...
wedding ring didn’t cost much, but it is certainly [precious] to me.
Some jewelry and [precious] stones were stolen from the store.
The time the father spent visiting with his children during his stay in the hospital was very [precious] to him.
Fresh water is one of this country’s most [precious...
characteristics. Here, he is fearless, selfish, and at the same time compassionate.
Unlike Achilles, whose human spirit was driven by selfish reasons to be grand and recognized, Precious was motivated by a desire to be remembered. Initially, Precious is an insecure, weak and helpless person. Her father...
her at all. She was born when I was six years old and she is the only female child in the big family. Since the first time I saw her, I started to hate her. I hated the way she was, the clothes she worn and almost everything attached to her. But all of the hatred had gone away after my...
My precious Memories
I put it off until the tidiness guru installed by my Mama becomes anxious and then alarmed. I dread it while I drink my first cup of coffee. Three quarters into my second cup I know to get my shower and just begin. My mind goes through...
in a different home. Precious has one child with Down’s Syndrome, but her mother doesn’t let the baby stay in the house with them so she lives with her grandmother and the only time Precious gets to see the baby is when the social worker visits to evaluate the child care. Things certainly are bleak...
2) Low rotor Inertia-short time constant
3) High efficiency –high output/volume ratio
4) Smooth running.
5) Must produce accurate velocity
6) Robust low inertia construction
Commutation System: The dc-micro motors have multisegmented precious metal and copper commutators and...
for Precious, but at the same time as a product of incest. What does Precious feel when she sees her own kids? Only love or love and hate? Imagine the duality of feelings she must experience when she is in front of her own children. Anyway, at the same time, the truth is that her children meant the...
much drama there is going on in your life, you can always scream for help.
“You’s a dummy bitch and you aint gona be shit!” Imagine hearing this from the one that is supposed to love and care for you. Precious mother told her this every single day. Being put down, by your own mother is the worst thing...
is HIV positive, but her sons are not. Feeling depressed Precious breaks into her counselor’s office and steals her case files and then shares them with her classmates. This makes Precious feel much better about life. The movie ends with Precious and her mother seeing each other for the last time...
quickly round the room. Then he said sharply, “is this it?”
The millionaire was surprised.”Yes”, the millionaire replied. “Are you not amazed to see so many precious stones before your eyes?” He swelled the pride. They are all mine. I earned it.
The sage laughed. “Sorry”, he said,” but I know of...
slants a bit towards the outer edge of the whole construction. This was done so as to prevent any kind of damage to the monument in case of an earthquake. The minarets are beautifully carved with intricate designs and had semi precious gems studded at one point of time.
The Taj was made over a...
time she is sent to a different school. Her teacher takes the time to teach her to read and write.
Precious’ social worker finds out that Precious’ children are a result of incest and rape.
Precious’ mother physically abuses her and her newborn baby, so Precious takes her baby and leaves. She...
My most precious moment
Maunaf Al Ashi
Precious moments are one of the things that a person treasures and look back upon with a smile. They are the thoughts we value and hold dearly because they are just that precious. It’s important to capture every moment that passes us by so we...
—science, math, reading, writing, thinking, and visual literacy.
Time Needed u Reading 15 - 20 minutes per chapter u Blackline Masters Time will vary depending upon the specific investigation. Preparation u Print the blackline masters. u Write the Key Concepts for the Earth’s Precious Resources Set...
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Expanding the Circle: A Paper on Precious
Precious based on book Push by Sapphire is viewed with positive comments from different people; they all think the movie was successful to show the life of the main character, Claireece Precious Jones...
personality, which is very important as a hero to be honored by all people. In 1910, Curie found the precious uranium, a new element at that time. It is now commonly used in curing cancer. In 1911, Curie received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, and she was the first woman in history to receive two Nobel Prizes...
ready to risk their lives and precious time in experiments, and rather believe that, they only have one life, why to waste time. Instead they find a guide or a master who could help them and guide them along. Sometimes, for some reason or the other, you just couldn’t figure out where are you going...