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Ethnic geography „Ethnicity&#­8220; derived from the Greek word „ethnos̶­0;, which means “people” or “nation̶­0;. Ethnic groups have a strong feeling of togetherness because of their culture, race, religion, language or nationality. Ethnic groups
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Response to: “A Rose for Emily” ‛A Rose for Emily’ was written in 1930 by William Faulkner. The title of the short story suggests a love story, but in fact it is some kind of a ‛farewell­217; to a woman who died. The woman, Emily, is the central character in the story. The
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· Slavko Kolar Slavko Kolar je u svom zivotu otkrivao nepoznati svijet, ali ne siroka i otvorena prostranstva dalekih krajeva, nego onu nepoznatu i nepriznatu blizinu, koja nam se uvijek nalazi za ledjima. Otkrivao nam je zabacene i zatamnjene zakute svijeta koje gotovo ni geografija ne biljezi.
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Interpretation   Since there’s no help, come let us kiss and part” Michael Drayton Table of contents: Introduction. 2 Lyrical speech situation. 2 Theme. 2 General Structure. 3 Rhetorical Figures on the Syntactical Level 3 Semantic Structure. 4 Argumentative structure. 5 Conclusion. 5 Work
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The reason for American women’s and minority history Ø Discrimination Ø Male-dominated society forced them into inferior categories Ø Gap between national ideals and realities of prejudice Ø Changes in law did not function as intended, nor did they assure changes in attitudes Ø Strong opposition
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Table of Contents 1. Introduction 2 2. Research approach and theoretical background.2 3. Germanisms.4 3.1. verboten.4 3.2. blitz .5 3.3. ersatz.6 3.4. kaput(t).7 3.5. schlep(p).8 3.6. spritz.9 3.7. angst, angsty.10 4. Conclusion.11 5. Bibliography and webliography.11 5.1. Secondary literature.11
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Text time (L2) and Story time (L4) in narratives. Order, duration and frequency in James Joyce’s A Painful Case Literary Studies II SS 2010 Table of content Introduction: 3 Text time. 3 Story time. 4 Order. 4 Duration. 5 Frequency. 6 A Painful Case. 7 Conclusion. 8 Introduction: Time is omnipresent;
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Foundation of Cultural Theory Terms and questions for the final test Code · A system of signs, governed by rules and agreed between the members of the same culture. · A way of classifying, organizing, understanding and communicating of material · It produces and fixes meaning. · It fixes the meaning
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§ forms of the south and the Midland fell together and became –ing in ME terms § this form survived into Modern English Ăš pronouns o north: they, their, them o south: hi, here (hire, hure), hem o northern forms survived into Modern English o loss of unstressed vowels Ăš sounds o initial f and s often
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1. Introduction The Tower of Babel was, according to Genesis Chapter 11, a planned tower in the city of Babel where numerous peoples lived, who were all speaking the same language. Working together as a unity they started to build a tower, which should reach the sky. However, God watching the people
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Summary of the last session (October 30, 2007) In the last session we finished Sidney’s sonnet 15 and started with discussing two sonnets of Edmund Spenser’s sonnet cycle Amoretti, which means ‛little love poets’. I will start by analysing Sidney’s sonnet and then
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Summary - What is America Just a few days ago I heard somebody explaining why a topic becomes worth studying. Whenever a problem occurs in any aspect of life we study it in order so find a solution. Therefore it is understandable why culture became an academic discipline, because there are indeed a lot
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Proseminararbeit Untersuchung zur okkasionellen Flexion Am Beispiel von « BrulĂ© vif » Un phĂ©nomĂšne grammatical de la langue française qui semble n’avoir Ă©tĂ© que peut discutĂ© jusqu’Ă  prĂ©sent est celui des adjectifs adverbialisĂ©s. Le problĂšme soulevĂ© par cette catĂ©gorie grammaticale,
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Writing a curriculum vitae Introduction Before I began to work at this paper I informed myself about curriculum vitae in general and what is important to write such a form. I read books about this subject and tried to inform myself with internet sources. The curriculum vitae, also known as CV, is a detailed
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Fat Land USA The US people are supersized today, unintentionally forced by food companies? In the late 80s the owner of the Italian restaurant chain Olive Garden received a phone call from Larry, who had an unusual complaint: He couldn’t fit in any of the chairs, because he was too fat. So the owner decided
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Leechgasse 1, 8010 Graz Austria Hotel Athena Naxos Beach Limassol /Cyprus Dear Mrs. And Mr. Hubbard, My friends Elisabeth Klug, Marlene Sakoparnig and I have just returned from a week-long stay at your hotel. I'm writing to express my extreme disappointment at the holiday we received. To begin with,
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Para la gente en España y en los paises de America latina deporte es muy importante. El patriotismo en estos paises se eleva, cuando hay un campeonato deportivo. La poblacion especialmente en America latina es muy pobre, pero cuando vean los deportistas en la television, la gente olviden sus preocupaciones.
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Ø Men don’t know what it takes to keep a house clean (kitchen is probably the most alien room in the house to them) Ø Don’t take the women seriously Ø Wife may have killed the husband after he killed her bird! Ø “How---she--­-did---changӈ bird stood for what she used to be, man killed
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British Culture 28.4.2010 Elizabethan age: Elizabeth I (known from many miniature portraits) 26 when she came to the throne Half sister of bloody Mary- Elizabeth was thrown into the tower by her Peace and stability Advisor: William Cecil, Lord Burleigh (1520 – 1598) Elizabethan age is seen
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THEORIES ON DELINQUENCY ANALYSIS OF YOUTH-DELINQUENCY IN GRAZ IN CONNECTION WITH THEORIES OF STIGMATIZATION From: ******* Matnr.: ******* Course: Introduction to Sociology Course Instructor: Prof. SEITZ ANNE Karl-Franzens University January 2010 INDEX OF CONTENTS 1.) Introduction. 3 2.)
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Prayer before Birth Louis MacNeice Proseminar-Paper Introduction to Literary Studies I 1 Prayer before Birth 1 2 Introduction 2 3 Lyric Speech Situation 3 4 Theme 3 5 General Structure 4 6 Metre and Rhythm 4 7 Rhymes and Other Sound Patterns 5 8 Rhetorical Figures on the Morphological and on the Syntactic
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Economic recession – A chance for small businesses This report is aimed at outlining the chances of forming a small business, which rised in the recent economic recession and, in addition, it describe a new kind of entrepreneurs. I will concentrate on the recent increase in small businesses,
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My reunion with Jerry We used to sit next to each other in elementary school, but that was a long time ago, and I hadn't seen Jerry in quite a while. I was all the more surprised when I received his friend request one morning. We sort of reconnected via facebook, but soon we wanted a re-union in real life, too,
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Summery The British museum is falling down (1965) David Lodge ➱Story: ⓣ 1960s (see Beatles” p.38), November (p.11) ⓛ London (see the British Museum” p.12, Thames” p.35, Bloomsbury” p.38, the Great Russell Street” p.39), the British Museum (p.39ff) ⓟ · Adam Appleby, twenty-five
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Ames, Michael M. (1992), ‛How Anthropologists Stereotype Other People’, in Cannibal Tours and Glass Boxes. The Anthropology of Museums, Vancouver, 49-58. There a four ways of ethnographic collections in museums by Ames Michael: Cabinets of Curiosities: The material properties
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MASS MEDIA IN BRITAIN Inhalt BRITISH PRINT MEDIA. 2 1. Newspapers 3 2. Quality Press 4 3. Middle-Market 5 4. Tabloids 5 5. Magazines 6 ELECTRONIC MEDIA IN GREAT BRITAIN. 7 6. TV. 7 7. Soaps: 8 8. Reality TV: 8 9. Radio. 9 MEDIA FREEDOM IN THE UK Freedom of expression is protected under: · 1998 Human Rights Act
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SCHOOL Systems School systems: British System: Ă  Basic information: Years 1-2 are spent in infant schools Years 3-7: junior schools Years 7-11: Secondary schools (aka High schools) Main exams: GCSE (General Certificate of Secondary Education) = taken at the age of 16 From age 16 to 18, many students
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Problems of Megacities at the example of Mexico City, New York, London, Tokyo and Rio de Janeiro 1) Definition – What is a mega-city? 2) Problems which can occur in a big city. 3) Why do cities grow? - Urbanization 4) Slums 5) Examples: · Mexico City · New York · London · Tokyo · Rio de Janeiro 1) Definition
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Correction of Task 1 How to create a business organisation In this text I would like to deal with the typical features of a business organisation. The definition of “business” First of all I would like to define the word “business”. Business is a kind of organisational entity which deals
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SONNET XII by William Shakespeare Proseminar paper for LITERARY STUDIES I SS 10 by [student name] Matr.Nr. Table of Contents 1) Introduction ...... 3 2) Lyric Speech Situation ...... 3 3) Theme ....... 4 4) General Structure ...... 4 5) Metre and Rhythm ...... 5 6) Rhymes and Other Sound Patterns .....
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American Literary History 1. The “Discovery” of America Christoph Columbus The way he writes about America (which he thought was India) is interesting for Literature Genre: travel-writing ReisefĂŒhrer: sells an idea of what to expect of a specific place with the intention of a person going
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Survey of American Literary History Main topics: Patriots vs. Loyalists Stamp Act 1765 Republicanism Slave Narrative Epistolary Novel Stamp act: 1765 Every written paper had to get one, and of course pay for it, this was one of the main reasons for the American revolution 1776 -> Declaration of
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▪ Mystery and Morality Plays o Religious Writing: ▪ homilies (commentary to reading of scripture) sermons, and lives of the saints (hagiography) ▪ spiritual writing since the later 13th century, e.g. Revelations of Julian of Norwich (ca. 1343-1413/27) (medieval mystics) ▪
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Advanced Pronunciation An outline of the mispronunciations WS 2010/11 Table of Contents pages 1. Introduction 1 2. Most frequent mistakes of our example 2-7 2.1. Pronouncing the Consonant /p/ 2 2.2. Pronouncing the Consonant /b/ 2 2.2.1. Analysis of the student’s reading 3 2.2.2. Remedial
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RISSUNTO CRISTIN COMMENCINI: QUNDO L NOTTE Mrin, un giovne mdre, su consiglio del suo peditr, v in montgn in ustri con il figlio piccolo in estte e si trov di fronte ll propri incpcitĂ  di essere un brv mmm. Mnfred, un uomo di poche prole e rude proprietrio dell’pprtmen­to di montgn soffre del
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f. f. Strange Meeting – Essay All this hype, about vampires, was slowly but surly starting to annoy me. For some reason the youth of today had this insane obsession for the living dead and their immortality. I had taken a book off of one of my students today because she was reading it in class. I should
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The Cherokee Nation by Mediha Ohranovic General Information: · Cherokee – largest tribe which is federally recognized by US government · At about 300.000 members · Originally settled in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee · Capital of the Cherokee land
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Body Language Referat – Presentaton – Communicaton Techniques Body Language of Americans Let’s start with a short classification of body language. As you may know human communication consists of two parts, the verbal and the nonverbal communication. The first one is about what we say and the
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Survey of American Literary History 15.11.2010 American Exceptionalism Salem, MA Platonic World View The Great Awakening Utopia-Dystopia Antinomian Controversy Huac “The effects of the egg and the mirror” 3 Local girls began to experiment with fortune telling by looking at an egg in the
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Managing the global energy challenges Contents 1 The poker of pipelines for oil and gas. 5 1.1 Introduction 7 1.1.1 World primary energy consumption of oil and natural gas. 7 1.1.2 Environmental impacts. 11 1.2 Worlds poker over pipelines. 12 1.2.1 Pipeline Routes all over the world. 12 1.2.2 History
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British Culture PRE- HISTORY There is a difference between the English and British culture. The English culture starts with the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons. The British culture starts earlier, when people began to settle. Great Brittain- Britanny (Bretagne): “Britania” has existed since
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Amnesty International Amnesty International is a worldwide movement which is indepent of any goverment, political party, economic interest, or religious belief. Its activities focos strictly on prisoners: ·It seeks the release of prisoners of conscience: These are men and women imprisoned for





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