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    Macbeth vs. The Real World (An Analysis of Macbeth and his relation to 21st century Society) The depth of literature is greater than the depth of the greatest ocean. It goes deeper than we could possibly imagine. A classic example of great literature is Mr. William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. This is play that most groundlings would have been interested in due to its murder, battling, and occasional humor. A groundling is defined as, “an individual whom was too poor to pay to be able to sit

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    The novel ‘Marcelo in the Real World’ is a young adult novel written by Francisco X Stork. The novel is narrated in a strong personal voice of a 17 years old boy. Through the point of view of Marcelo Sandoval, a boy with Asperger Syndrome the writer conveys a theme of coming of Age. We as readers journey with him as he changes and matures into a young man. The writer uses various techniques and events to illustrate the theme. His personal feeling and thoughts are shown through events such as standing

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    As we go through our everyday lives, the evils of the world are easily visible to us. Between selfishness, burglary, and murder, it is reasonable to believe that humans are evil creatures. Although this is not proven, it is the favorable side to take. The proof for this side of the argument is plentiful. The fact that we have a government alone, shows that we don’t trust ourselves to make good decisions, and we need law to keep us in check. Meanwhile, this government that is supposed to keep us in

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    The novel ‘Marcelo in the Real World’ is written by Francisco X Stork. He uses a strong personal voice of a teenager, Marcelo Sandoval. Through the narration of a teen, a theme of suffering due to his disability is portrayed. The author shows Marcelo’s personal voice through his thoughts and uses ‘internal music’ (IM) to describe his unique way of seeing the world. Through Marcelo 's perspective, the writer presents how Marcelo deals with his struggles in the real world by coping with others. Marcelo

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    When will the world finally respect the peoples voice instead of those in power? Since the beginning of time those in position of power would tend to abuse that power leaving those that gave it to them either in fear or outraged. This statement alone describes William A. Martin, a police officer for the Fort Worth Texas, who wrongfully and violently arrested an African American family. Martin was suspended for ten days without pay, though the author of the article believed that the punishment should

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    Real During the 1990s, David Foster Wallace wrote various, interpretive essays that represented narratives in a collection titled A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again. The main essay, titled as the collection, was a thoughtful reflection of Wallace’s experience on Nadir, his first extravagant cruise. The hundred page range of the essay gives way to Wallace’s verbose quality, illustrating his commitment to recap his past experiences accompanied with in-depth analyses. Wallace’s other essays

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    Mack said, within his speech it will help you understand life better and although it may seem complex at first, you will enjoy it if you give it a chance. It can even give you a new perspective on life, a vicarious feeling, and can prepare you for real world

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    Najma's village getting bombed could happen in real life. The author uses this event to create literary element in the book. Faiz getting bombed is realistic and happens in real life. This realistic event of the bombing of faiz also helps make conflict throughout the book. The author uses American involvement in Afghanistan to create traits and drive conflicts. The author used American involvement to create the event of najma's village getting bombed. Villages in Afghanistan get bombed by aircrafts

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    trophy, but you can just show up and hang out with your friends and you will also get a trophy? Therefore, there is no real reason for trying at sports so you can win and get the trophy. Kids should not get trophies for participation because it can make kids like the sport just because of the trophy, not for the actual sport and it doesn’t help them prepare for life in the real world. John Irving once said, “My old coach used to say that if you were in it for the match, if you were in it for the trophies

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    and is searching for new experiences in his life. Tom introduces Jim O’Conner to Laura, and he somehow breaks through Laura’s world. She begins to have a desire for him and faces reality. Through symbolism, Williams uses the glass of menagerie as a means of fantasy and escape for Laura. Escape is the theme for Laura because she is escaping from reality and into her own world. She does not want to confront her current situation, which is her lack of social opportunity. The play is a memory and it is

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    The world of media is now accommodating reality television shows, allowing them to take up about fifty seven percent of all the shows on the screen (‘Shocking Statistics | Reality Television: Creating a World Where No One Is Real on WordPress.com’). These kinds of shows are referred to as reality TV shows which are television programs about ordinary people who are filmed in ordinary situations, rather than actors (Cambridge Dictionaries Online). Over time the boundary between normal people and the

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    Boys Dorm is a beautiful place. You walk up the 3 concrete steps and onto the wooden front porch. The wood, although it has been weathered away by storms and saltwater for years, is a medium-dark brown and has not quite yet begun to splinter. The front door on the other hand looks antique compared to the rest of the exterior. Its rusty metal frame creaks open as you walk into the common room. one three seater couch, one four seater couch, one two seater couch, and one single person couch -- arranged

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    Have you ever been scared of going somewhere new? How about enrolling in a certain program? Did you want to just conceal yourself from the world around you? Maybe you stay that way for a while, but then you get up and realize that you have to move on, confront your fears, get on with life. The poem “Speech to the Young” by Gwendolyn Brooks is a poem talking to younger people that advises them on their lives going forward. It tells them to never give up, don’t let people deter them and always have

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    false representation of what reality actually is. Reality television is a genre of television where real life people are continuously filmed. Throughout the past years, reality television has grown and become more popular. Current demographics of people who watch reality television include teenagers, young adults and adults. Viewers are manipulated into thinking they are watching the lives of real people with unscripted story lines and a continuous rolling camera shot. But in fact, this is not the

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    can playing sports. Other people believe that a child’s self esteem is lowered when they lose. If a child doesn’t learn how to take loss then he or she will never be prepared for the real world. We have to allow these kids to compete with each other or they may never learn some necessary things for the real world. The three reasons I believe that competition is good in school is because it allows children to work together as a team, it helps children stay active, and it makes kids strive to be

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    hurt just as likely to get hurt walking up the stairs as they are playing sports. Other people believe that a child’s self esteem is lowered when they lose. If a child doesn’t learn how to take loss then he or she will never be prepared in the real world. We have to allow these kids to compete

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    until she got caught and someone attacked one of her prized possessions. In “The Truman Show” Christof feels no sympathy towards the human being he imprisoned in a made up world turned television show until that person finds out his whole life has been a lie. The main character then leaves the show and while he walks into the world, the director loses his entries life’s work. His plan absolutely backfires and only after the protagonist walks off the show does he realize what a mistake he’s made. In

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    The Challenge of Scepticism -The Dream Argument. Descartes’ ‘Dream Argument’ suggests that we can never really trust our senses to tell the difference between the dream world and reality. In Descartes’ Meditations of First Philosophy (Descartes, 1641), he states he has dreamt he was; “in this particular place, that I was dressed and seated by the fire, whilst in reality I was lying undressed in bed!” (Descartes, 1641) This suggests that in his dream, he believed he was awake when in actual fact

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    As she transforms back into a young girl, she recalls that her mother would instruct her “... to shed/ my costume, to braid my hair furiously/ with blind hands, and to return invisible/ as myself / to the real world of her kitchen” (25-29). The way in which she utilizes “to” in the start of every section embodies the conformity that her mother is trying to impose on her. It is no coincidence that the identical form of the sentences of her reverting to the female

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    As Monica Geller once said in Friends, “Welcome to the real world. It sucks. You’re gonna love it!” Growing up and having to face reality is hard. In J. D. Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye, he illuminates the themes of alienation and the painfulness of growing up through the eyes of a conflicted teen. This teen, Holden Caulfield, isolates himself from people as a form of protection. Holden remains conflicted throughout the novel. There are times when he isolates himself from everyone around him and

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