The drama \"Romeo and Juliet\" by William Shakespeare was written in 1595.
The information we get about this person is that he was probably born on April 23rd in 1564 (St. Georgefs Day) in Stratford-on-Avon.
His parents were John Shakespeare (workman and mayor) and Mary Arden.
In 1582, when he was 18, he married Ann Hathaway (*1556, 1623) who was eight years older.
In 1592 he was ... mehr
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Vacancy in Customer service Department
Dear Ms North,
I am writing to apply for the job as clerk in your Customer Service Department, as advertised in today's Berliner Tagesspiegel.
Be Great: Serve Your Community on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Each year, on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we, around the United States, are reminded of the good work of the reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Media outlets report on his life and his civil rights work. We hear sound bites from his infamous, \"I Have a Dream Speech,\" and prominent public officials speak out about the legacy Dr. King left behind for all of us.
And then the ... mehr
There are actually two ways of facing it if Stalin's rule was a disaster or not. Because the people could have faced it like that on the beginning ok a new ruler and he knows how to make our country better. But the other way could have been that the people at the middle of Stalin's rule said no he doesn't know what to do he is always killing those people who were "responsible" for the Russian revolution which started 1905 and ended at 1924 ... mehr
- wrote it when he was 17 with all information
stories he heard:
- died in the west (utah) few months b4 he was born (plausible)
- everyone said he was a painter (paintings at wall / landscapes)
- aunt: fallen off a sliff
- uncle: indians rescued him
- part western part science fiction
- unbelievable points - everything happens by chance
- had been often rejected
story ... mehr
Title: Island of the blue dolphins
Author: Scott O´ Dell
This story is about a girl, who lives alone on an island.
One day Karana and her brother Ramo search for roots for dinner, when they see a big ship with red sails. The ship belongs to the white men. They want to kill sea otters and sell their furs. At first they want to have a bigger part ... mehr
The negative Utopia "1984\" was written and published in 1949.
In that imaginary year 1984 the world is divided between three
superstates with similar political
systems that have been waring with each other for the last 20 years.
Nevertheless these states form
allies from time to time it is impossible to overthrow one of them due
to their natural boundaries.
Not only the world but also the population of the state this novel is
set in ... mehr
SETTING: The story takes place in London. London belongs to Oceania in 1984.
PART ONE: Winston is very dissatisfied with his life because there is not enough to eat and the flats are small and dirty. He tries to remain the past even though the police has changed the past to hold up their power. First he tries to rebell against the situation and so he keeps a diary and writes everything what he feels. He writes: "Down with Big B ... mehr
The tribe and Moon-Watcher himself didn't know that the Monolith was mapping their bodies and studying their brains just at the moment when they were looking at the pale, milky luminiscence from the monolith which shows them moving and rotating patterns. The monolith made compulsive sounds so that the man-apes came like sleep-walkers to their source to await the next lesson. It shows the man-apes how to hunt and come to terms wi ... mehr
Jerry Killaski, wanted to commit suicide by jumping from the bridge in the cold and deep water, but he was saved by Denise Vetovich, who passes first without noticing him, she later told us. He wants to write down his adress to save it for the posterity. So he asks her for a pen and a piece of paper. But Denise do not notice this and want him to turn into a coversation about politic. She wants to tell him about the importance of this theme an ... mehr
Last year nearly 100 people died on this bridge. Half of them were suiciders, the others were killed by accidents. This a very high rate for only one bridge in Minneapolis. This give us some informations about how some people manage their personal problems.
This is a politcal group of socialists. They lead the opposition against the Minnesotan senator last year.
This year their number of member is extremly high. There are nearly two times more members than last year. At the end of this year this group will became an official party and it will sure enter the senat next year.
1917 - John Anthony Burgess Wilson was born on the 25th of February in Manchester, England. After he had studied English Literature in the University of Manchester he joined the army in 1940.
1942 - Burgess marries Llewela Isherwood Jones, a Welsh student at Manchester University. Later that year, she is assaulted by American deserters, killing her unborn child.
1946 - 1954 -, Burgess teaches English Literature, phonetics, Spanish, music, and ... mehr
The leading character and narrator of \"A Clockwork Orange\" is Alex; a very violent and cruel 15 year old boy and his droogs (friends) Dim, Pete and Georgie. After sitting in the Korova Milk bar, a place where one can order milk with LSD, Alex and his droogs decide to hit the town. Within the next few hours of night, he and his friends; assault an old man returning from a library, hold up a small shop, fight a rival gang, steal a car, drive it ... mehr
Anthony Burgess was born on the 25th of February in 1917. In Manchester, where he was born, he studied English at the university. After spending six years as a soldier he came back invalided in 1959.
He started to be a professional writer to provide security for his wife. Burgess went on writing and published more than 30 books until his death in 1993.
A Clockwork Orange:
Alex robs, rapes, tortures and murders people - just ... mehr
Ernest Miller Hemingway was born in 1899. His father was a doctor and he was the second child of six children. The family lived in a Chicago suburb.
In 1918 he volunteered to work at the Italian front as an ambulance driver. There he got badly wounded, but also twice decorated for his services. One year later Hemingway returned to America, where he married in 1921. The following year he was sent to the Greco-Turkish war as a reporter. After th ... mehr
[If The Sun Also Rises was one of the best books I have ever read, then A Farewell to Arms is Truth. I simply cannot believe that these books existed so long without my knowledge of how grand they are. I consider myself to read constantly, more than almost anyone I know, literature and simple, and here in less than a month I read two books that are undoubtedly among the best I have encountered. How many other good books exist that I have yet to ... mehr
Quirk, Greenbaum, Leech und Svartvik definieren in "A Grammar of contemporary English" ein Kompositum als eine aus zwei oder mehreren Basen bestehende Einheit, die grammatisch und semantisch als ein Wort begriffen wird. Als Basis definieren sie eine Form, an der eine Regel der Wortbildung angewandt wird. Die Basis bleibt zu unterscheiden vom Wortstamm, also dem Teil eines Wortes, der verbleibt, nachdem jegliches Affix entfernt wurd ... mehr
Alice Childress is a writer, actress and director. She brings her theatrical experience to the novel in characterization and dialogue.
Miss Childress was born in Charleston, South Carolina, but grew up and attended high school in Harlem. She was a member of the American Negro Theater for ten years. From 1966 to 1968 she received a Harvard-appointment to the Radcliffe Institute. She is a community-elected board member of the Francis-Delafield ... mehr
At first We want to give you some information about the dates and the education of Bill Gates. Bill Gates was born on October, the 28. 1955 in Seattle. His father William Henry Gates Jn. was a very popular lawyer whose intellectual abilities are enormous. Bill was the second child and only son of his parents. His mother who was a teacher earlier is now an active committee-member in many charity clubs. Bill raised up in a wealthy atmosphere. So ... mehr