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    reader engaged in the story and makes them think through the work. The authors Sophocles and Miguel de Cervantes both display irony in a great way. In Sophocles book, “Oedipus the King”, he uses dramatic irony to have more of a tragic effect on the stories. In Miguel de Cervantes book, “Don Quixote”, he uses verbal irony to have a comedic effect on the rest of the story. While both Sophocles and Miguel de Cervantes employ irony within their works, the authors use irony to achieve different ends.…

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    Allen Texas History

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    About Allen, Texas The city of Allen offers residents a family-friendly community with exceptional schools, beautiful homes, and a nationally-recognized parks and recreation program.The eclectic city is home to almost 200 restaurants, four premiere shopping destinations, a recently renovated and award-winning golf course, as well as a 7,000-seat entertainment arena. The wonderful community of Allen is continually recognized for the impressive quality of life it is able to offer its residents.…

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    Mexican Music

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    during and after the Spanish colonial period. Traditional instruments, such as the Mexican vihuela used in Mariachi music, were adapted from their old world predecessors and are now considered very Mexican. The most successful Mariachi group is Vargas de Tecalitlán, which was originally formed in 1897. Music, dance and art reflect Mexico’s history and Mexico itself. Music, drama and dance are all connected in a way as you can see regarding to the Mexican art forms. Music helps enhance the dance…

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    Maya Angelou writes I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings to inform the reader about how rough growing up as a “Unattractive” black child was. She writes the book using the themes of family, race to appearance, and the resistance toward racism that is shown multiple different time. She also uses multiple different symbols throughout the story like the store or the easter dress that her “Momma” makes her to support her themes. Maya supports her themes with the beautiful, intense writing styles that…

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    The Tale of Princess Rosita Once a long time ago there was the princess name Rosita Arialina Sanchez Chavez Rodriguez. Rosita was born on a very important day in mexico. She was born on Dia de Los Muertos, a holiday to celebrate all those who have passed to the afterlife. Rosita is like no other princesses there has ever been. She’s beautiful,charismatic, funny, outgoing, she’s the perfect princess. Rosita’s had to become a queen at young age since her parents had passed away.…

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    Mexican Culture Essay

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    The Renovation of a Damaged People: Mexico’s Post-Revolution Cultural Recovery Throughout history, music, art, and literature have held key roles in dealing with and responding to current political events. This type of culture has been used for good and evil - spreading truth that inspires the masses to make a change, or propaganda in order for a government to cultivate certain ideas within its citizens. By looking at the content of artistic expression during any given time and in any given…

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    Back to the Past The upcoming week is Spring Formal Dance at Phoenix High School. Students are passing notes, asking their crushes to the dance. Some students test their limits to go big, making posters saying, “Would you go to Spring Formal with me?”, and buying bouquets or chocolates or candy; who would ever say, “no” to that. Grace and her squad; Mason, Daisy, Olivia, and Maya; planned to walk together into the assembly. The assembly was authorized to inform the students about the Spring…

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    KEY CHAIN FOR $2 I decided to walk a little on the Luiltan Street. It was nearly 12 am on a Friday night. The street of Luiltan was quite dark yet peaceful and secure. Earlier in that morning, my team and I just elaborated a business project with a Japanese motor company that will enhance the life of Luiltan 's citizen. The odds weren 't against us this time. A decision to accept the project was the best thing we have ever done. I could only imagine how the change was coming for the better in…

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    I Know Why The Caged Bird

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    Though we read numerous books in English, my personal favorite was I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Without degrading the quality of the others, I found that this book covered the broadest spectrum of topics that related the most to me. First of all, it included rape in a more descriptive way. It talked about her emotional state preceding the event. Considering I am a female, I found this to be a more sensitive and realistic topic. Other books talked about rape, but they did not talk about the…

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    Anita Desai's first novel Cry, the Peacock (1963), is about Maya, a dissenting female who battles against three traditional forces in her life: male authority expressed by her husband; her female friends who play stereotypical submissive-wife roles; and her religion's beliefs in karma and detachment. Being over-sensitive, sentimental and imaginative Maya is a total contrast to the rational, logical, Gautam. By making a beautiful use of the symbolic technique, Anita Desai has delved deep into the…

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