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    Mazeppa's. 100 Essay

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    100 (1851) composed by Franz Liszt is the sixth in the cycle of thirteen symphonic poems written during his time in Weimar. The composition was inspired by the tale of Ivan Mazeppa. During his studies in Paris, Franz Liszt became familiar with the works of Victor Hugo and Lord Byron, both of whom wrote poems inspired by the legend of Ivan Mazeppa. There were many attractions for the composer it that story, such as human suffering, disaster and triumph (Godfrey 2014), which he could recreate with music. Mazeppa, who was born in Lithuania in 1639 was of noble birth, and according to the legend, he had a love affair with a married Polish princess. As a punishment, he was tied naked to a wild horse that was set free to run in the wilderness. The horse ended up in Ukraine, where Mazeppa is rescued by the Cossacks, who made him their Hetman, the person of highest military rank in the country. In the first movement of his symphonic poem, Liszt describes the journey of Ivan through the vast steppes. The main theme is played by the string section, which disturbed and changed by the timpani beats, probably to suggest the falling of the horse. Liszt also uses some musical themes similar to the traditional songs of the Cossacks, which are especially pronounced…

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    Beowulf displays actions of selflessness through out the poem. His first action was by coming over to Heorot and defeating Grendel. After peace is achieved he walks into certain death to stop the terror of the Dragon that has been destroying his kingdom. Instead of having his men join him in battle he sends them off so that he may fight the Dragon alone and not risk other’s lives. After the Dragon is defeated he asks that all the spoils go to all those in the kingdom so that could prosper.…

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    Theme Of Ambiguity In Beowulf

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    The Style of Beowulf A consideration of the stylistic features in the classic poem Beowulf involves a study of the poetic verse, the vocabulary, alliteration, litotes, simile, kennings, variation and double-meaning or ambiguity. The poetic conventions used by this poet include two half-lines in each verse, separated by a caesura or pause. The half-lines are joined by the oral stressing of alliterative words in the half-lines, both consonants and vowels (Tharaud 34).…

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    Edgar Allan Poe was a very famous author during the 19th century. Famous for his short stories and poems his works are some of the famous works during this day. He is also considered the inventor of detective fiction. Edgar was also credited for the emerging genre of science fiction. Edgar is also the known first author to live on nothing, but his works. Edgar is also known for his twisted and disturbing tales. Edgar did not have a pleasant childhood or adulthood. Edgar father walked out…

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    Edgar Allen Poe- As he said “ Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who only dream by night.” This means that you should always be dreaming even during the day and not only when you are in your sleep. Edgar Allen Poe was a very important person in the united states history because he was an amazing writer and inspired many people to do what he did. Edgar Allen Poe was born on January 19th 1809 in Boston Massachusetts according biography.com . His parents were…

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    Edgar Allan Poe Biography

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    him to become a polite and well-known business man, but Poe's dream was to be just like his hero, Lord Byron, a British poet. Poe's mom passed away when he was only 3 years old from the horrible effects of Tuberculosis, also known as consumption, which…

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    The Fall of the House of Usher is a story written by the American author Edgar Allan Poe. Edgar Allan Poe as many of us know was a famous author because all his stories and poems were written in a sense of terror or mystery and that's what caught the attention of many people. As many of us know Edgar Allan Poe wrote his stories in a sense of terror and mystery and "The Fall of the House of Usher" was not an exception. This story also contains romanticism due to the age it was written, at first…

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    Revenge is a dominate theme throughout Edgar Allan Poe’s, “The Cask of Amontillado”. Poe uses symbolism and characterization to develop the theme of revenge that Montresor seeks on Fontunado. This use of symbolism and characterization illuminates the achievement of Montresor’s revenge with the ultimate sacrifice of Fortunado’s death. This revenge reveals a darker side of the human psyche. To reveal this darker side, Poe’s vivid descriptions of his characters allow for understanding of their…

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    The classic, honored, and gothic genre author, Edgar Allan Poe is known for his famous works like The Raven, A Tell-Tale Heart, The Fall of the House of Usher, Annabel Lee, and The Cask Amontillado. Some of these stories and poems style could have been influenced by Poe’s past. Before Poe even turned three both of his parents, two professional actors, died. From there he was taken in by Frances and John Allan in Richmond, Virginia. Thenceforth, he was sent to the best boarding schools and later…

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    SPEECH ACT THEORY ANALYSIS OF “THE KILLERS”BY EARNEST HEMINGWAY SUBMITTED TO :MAM SANA NAWAZ SUBMITTED BY : NOOR UL HUDA (113) SARA EHSAN (115) AYESHA ZAFAR (121) (GR) AMNA HAMEED (116) MEHWISH JABEEN (146) SUBJECT: RESEARCH METHODOLOGY UNIVERSITY OG SARGODHA M.A ENGLISH (SEMESTER 3) SPEECH ACT THEORY ANALYSIS OF “THE KILLERS” BY “EARNEST HEMMINGWAY” ABSTRACT This article aims at, to prove Earnest Hemingway as a writer of horror,…

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