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    Has math always been difficult to me? Well to me it has always been an okay subject because it was not hard back then. Although I did struggle a little bit but not that much because I would sometimes get confused. Iv'e always worked really hard on it in order to understand it. I did not struggle in middle school with math, I actually got a pretty good score at the end of the year during 6th, 7th, and 8th grade. It was not hard for me because I payed attention and the teacher gave clear instructions on how to do it. Also I loved the way she taught during 7th and 8th grade year because her handwriting was clear and it was so easy to solve every question with the clear explanations. In the past my feeling of struggling in a math problem was…

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    The Way It Has Always Been Done South Carolina’s denizens are stuck in their ways. More often than not, the reasoning behind something is that “that’s the way it’s always been done”. Traditions are all good and well, but perpetuating unnecessary acts is simply nonsense. South Carolina is full of highly intelligent people; there’s no reason these people cannot introduce some new ideas and shake things up. Sometimes, change is good. Sometimes, change is needed. South Carolina would improve vastly…

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    For example, the author of this commercial obviously thinks that Charmin is the number one brand for toilet paper. That is all an opinion though because everybody has different tastes. Since the author believes that Charmin is the best toilet paper around, it must also mean that the author believes that it is the softest and longest lasting toilet paper. Another appeal that is used is pathos. The bears set off an emotional aspect that gets the audience to watch the…

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    everyone just did what they pleased without any significance behind it? If you don’t consider your values and beliefs, life could be a mess. Morals are in existence to guide your life to goals rather than be controlled by unhealthy habits and actions. Values and morals cannot only guide but inspire you a passion for living and doing something meaningful. For example, gymnastics is something that has helped me establish my morals. Being a competitive gymnast helped me get things accomplished and…

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    The Tantrum

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    “The Tantrum” by AE Stallings initially describes a situation wherein a child allegedly suffers the loss of her mother, however the poet does not explicitly state that the mother has suffered a physical death. In this poem, AE Stallings uses the extended metaphor of “the tantrum” to describe the severed relationship between the mother and child, and further builds on the melancholic tone of the poem through the use of diction. This poem describes a child’s perceived loss of her mother to world,…

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    pure only when you leave something important, something that mattered to you...But you can’t do that until your life has grown roots” (234). Her ability to completely push aside her life in Orlando is subsequent to, in her eyes, the end of it. The end of her story in Jefferson Park contrasts with the start of Quentin’s, the reason he is unable to follow Margo in the uprooting of life. In her home subdivision of Jefferson Park, Margo is somewhat of a legend…

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    birthday is May 23rd. Both of her parents are teachers in the Bourne school system. The Coella family lives in Sagamore Beach. They have a very close bond with one another as well as their extended family. Carly is very social and has many friends in her preschool class. The family is very involved in the community. She is an only child and has a bunny named Fluffy. Carly is very independent, if she wants to do something she will. She is also stubborn and tries to get her way. She has whiny…

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    Survive by Nevermore 's Shadow Ginny Weasley sat in the girl 's bathroom, staring at her pale, trembling hands. She grit her teeth together hard, trying to end the torrent of tears that had been streaming down her face for what had to have been hours. Hogwarts was horribly quiet, as news of Hermione Granger 's death spread throughout the school. Laying on the floor at her feet was the diary. that infernal thing that lead to all of this. It was her fault, all of it. If only she hadn 't been so…

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    Clive Barker, the author of the novel The Thief of Always, develops the story well using the setting to drop hints and symbolize elements of the story. Harvey, on a mission to get back his childhood and destroy Mr. Hood and his Holiday House, encounters lots of interesting places, which are used as clues in the book. The setting is very important to the plot, and builds depth. The setting is a key element in the Thief of Always. Millsap, the town which Harvey lives in, is one of the biggest…

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    With this depiction, Tan is fleshing out Jing-mei’s prodigy side and exploiting her reflection as a visual tool to represent the image Jing-mei has crafted in her mind. This comparison is particularly poignant considering this alter ego is still a part of Jing-mei; it is simply a varied form similar to a reflection or shadow. At this point, Jing-mei’s hopes of success have diminished, and her ideal persona has undergone a transformation from a fairytale princess to a rebel with a strong sense of…

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