Orthography Essays

  • Camel Xiangzi Summary

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    A Contrastive Study of the Two English Versions of Camel XiangZi from the Perspective of the Amplification and Omission. This chapter is the introduction of this thesis, which mainly discusses the research background, significance of the study, research questions, research method and thesis framework. 1.1 Research Background Camel XianZi is a representative work of Mr. Lao She, which was written in 1936 in Qingdao.From the beginning of creation,LaoShe has always been teaching as his official job

  • Essay About Love Reading

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    Everyone grows up learning how to read, it’s a natural habit. Nevertheless, not everyone grows up to love reading. Fortunately for myself, my love for reading only continued to grow older I grew. It all began when my parents and grandparents would read to us on long car rides, or at bedtime. Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear, had become one of my favorite bedtime stories when my grandmother read it to me, as a toddler. She would put so much thought and action behind her words that I would

  • Fifty Shades Freed Book Report

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    The book I have read is Fifty Shades Freed (2011) by E. L. James. Fifty shades is a erotisk trilogy with 3 books (fifty shades of grey, fifty shades darker and fifty shades freed). The author didn’t plan for a any books when she started wrote chapters on the internet but people really seem to like it and they wanted more. Then Mrs. James started of writing the whole trilogy. They have also made movies out from all the books. Fifty shades of freed is the last book in the serie. The book before (fifty

  • Essay On Phoneme Deletion

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    First, in level 5 of the Reading Assessment Summary Activity, the student may have missed 8 out of 10 words in the phoneme deletion section of the assignment because when learning to read, phoneme deletion is a more complicated activity. Phoneme deletion is recognizing the word that is formed when sounds are taken away from another word according to Rauth & Stuart (2008). It requires that readers have an understanding that when alphabet sounds are deleted or omitted from a word, the remainder of

  • Vietnamese Knowledge Characteristics

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    According to the American Institute of Social Research, the Vietnamese people have 10 major characteristics. The fifth characteristic listed is Vietnamese people love knowledge and have quick understanding but hardly learn from the beginning to the end of things, so their knowledge is not systemic or fundamental. In addition, Vietnamese people do not study just for the sake of knowledge (when small, they study because of their families; growing up, they study for the sake of prestige or good jobs)

  • My Experience As A Reader Essay

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    My experience as a reader isn 't as extraordinary as many, but I love to read. I had some great teachers throughout my education that taught me to enjoy reading challenge oneself and not be intimidated by it. Through college and today I do not have much time to read, other than school books speech, education ,and reading. Those are the sweet books I know read. Beside all those school books I now read, I use to read books about life, and history I also lloved mystery books the ones that make one wonder

  • Victorian Literature

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    A big part of the Victorian Period revolves around literature and literacy. In fact, once literacy was completely established, a part of the male population learned how to read and write, to some level. One of the most known pieces of literature was the periodicals. These were publications such as magazines, scholarly journals or newspapers, would be publish at different intervals. On the other hand, literature has a connection between authors from the romantic period to the different writing of

  • My Literacy History

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    Books have shaped who I am today. Writing has provided me with a creative outlet. My literacy and writing history go way back. By the end of this essay, I hope you’ll have a better understanding of my literacy history. My earliest reading memory was in Kindergarten. Every day we practiced our reading skills with simple picture books. I was very proud because I was in the “advanced” group with one other student. Once I learned to read it became an important part of my life. I remember reading books

  • My Reflection As A Writer

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    As a writer, I am constantly looking for ways to improve. Staying updated with current events keeps me exposed to various parts of the world. I believe that having an interest to learn not only about what’s around you, but also the world in which you live in, is really something that needs more attention amongst the student population. I am always getting inspired to talk and have discussions on topics about current events going on. When I start writing, I find myself having trouble putting my words

  • Bad Boy Chapter 2 Analysis

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    In the book “Bad Boy”, Chapter 1 talks about Walter and where he was born. Right after Walter was born his mother passed away. His father George Myers got married with another woman named Florence Dean. She later got in a divorce and married a man named Herbert Dean. His step father Hebert worked for a gangster that owned a moving company named Dutch Schultz. And later they moved to Harlem, New York. Chapter 2 ,Harlem is one of the places Walter called home. And one thing that Walter said in chapter

  • Explain Why I Don T Like English Class

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    Ever since I was in elementary school English class wasn’t my best subject. I had always had low reading scores and when I take the STAR test that score is always low as well. Another reason why I don’t like English class is because I don’t like reading. The fact of sitting down and actually reading a book was not cutting it for me. I thought I had better things to do like playing sports or hanging out with friends. English has probably been the most struggle because it’s not that I can’t read it’s

  • Kamil Interview

    1589 Words  | 7 Pages

    Kamil is a Polish bilingual student who attends to fourth grade at Cowlishaw Elementary. He has been attending Cowlishaw since second grade. Prior to that, he used to live in Poland where he completed first grade. The examiner conducted an interview with Kamil’s mother in order to garner a deeper understanding of Kamil’s reading attitudes and experiences. According to Kamil’s mother, Kamil is an eager reader whose favorite genres of books are history books, action and adventure novels as well as

  • Dr. Seuss Biography

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    “OH, THE PLACES YOU 'LL GO! THERE IS FUN TO BE DONE! THERE ARE GAMES TO BE WON. Dr. Seuss touched so many lives, of young children along with adults. He was a very big part of my life, when I was younger my mom use to read me his books all the time. Some nights I would beg for her to read them for me. I remember my first book I tried reading was from Dr. Seuss. I thought it would be a good idea to write about one of my favorite others from my childhood. I learned about his family and his life, a

  • First Grade Esl Observation

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    I am currently working with a first grade ESL student, and she is learning the alphabet and sounds. Mrs. Marasigan instructed me to practice the alphabet with the student and provided the flash cards. During the lesson, I pointed to the cards and asked the student “what letter is this” or “what sound does this letter make”? The student knew 24 letters and confused U and Y for V. The student will need more practice on the sounds because she produced the J sound for G, C sound for S and Q sound for

  • Personal Narrative: Reading And Writing: A Learning Experience

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    A Learning Experience: Reading and Writing Through most of my adolescent years, reading books and writing my thoughts took patience that I lacked and a desire my mind could not want for. But as the saying goes, hindsight is 20/20. I know now that we are fortunate to have the opportunities to learn to read and write at such a young age. We are willingly and eagerly taught by our families, friends, neighbors, and teachers at school. But I find myself wondering, what about those that were not so lucky

  • Physical Activity Log Assignment Analysis

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    Physical Activity Log Assignment Name Institution Physical Activity Log Assignment 1. Introduction – Describe the significance of monitoring physical activity, setting goals, and evaluating results. It is always important to set goals and to monitor them. These activities help people to have a productive and fruitful lifestyle. Monitoring and evaluation are examples of self-management (Health.gov, 2014). Self-management and self-monitoring is the process of understanding and looking at one’s

  • Research Paper On Dyslexia

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    Etymologically, the word Dyslexia derives from the Greek word dys which means ‘difficulty’ and lexia, meaning ‘word’ or ‘language’. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5): “Dyslexia is an alternative term used to refer to a pattern of learning difficulties characterized by problems with accurate or fluent word recognition, poor decoding, and poor spelling abilities […]” As stated in the website theenglishclub.com: “People with Dyslexia have trouble separating

  • Character Analysis: The Magic School Bus Rides Again

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    Often times throughout elementary and middle school, my science classes would watch The Magic School Bus. I absolutely loved watching episodes of this show because I thought it was entertaining and educational. When searching for a show to watch for this assignment, I came across the title The Magic School Bus Rides Again. Since I was very intruded and reminded of my childhood, this is the show I chose. The Magic School Bus Rides Again is a Netflix original, so I streamed it online and watched.

  • Bilingualism: The Benefits Of My Language Around The World

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    There are more than 6500 language around the world. We cannot control or decide where we are going to be born or we cannot decide our mother language. But we can choose which language we are going to use as our second language. Bilingualism can be defined as having some ability to use two or even more languages. The bilingual programs have goals vary widely. Some bilingual programs target to develop proficiency in two languages. However at the beginning of twenty first century, monolingual is not

  • A Comparison Of Jane Austen's Mansfield Park And Mansfield Park

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    WOMEN ISSUES AND CLASS During the last weeks we have been working on an assignment, we got the task to read a book, watch some films and the write a text about it. I have read great expectations, watched two versions of the Mansfield Park and hysteria. I picked two themes, women issues and class. Mansfield Park is written by Jane Austen, between 1811 and 1813. Thomas Egerton published it in 1814. Jane Austen was born in 1775 and died in 1817 of illness, 42 years old. She was an English novelist