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    manipulated role and relationship through the use of movement and voice. It was clearly perceived on stage that Smasher Sullivan 's status was always higher than everyone else’s. This was revealed through the way Sal (played by Georgia Adamson) didn’t dare talk over smasher, his voice loud and firm with an obnoxious tone. As well, his status was expressed through the use of levels. On set Smasher was always above everyone, looking down on them combining with strong positioning on stage demonstrating his powerful authority and influence over others. The posture of Smasher was very open with his shoulders drawn back and his head slightly tilted upwards which showed his confidence, establishing his attitude in the play. Additionally, as his purpose was to push the whites to get rid of the indigenous people, Smashers’ attitude towards other characters was rude and arrogant, displayed via the actor’s use of snarly facial expressions as well as his use of sarcasm and an undertone of seriousness. Smasher could also be viewed as slightly crazy through gestures such as, shaking his hands by his head while chanting. As a result of this he only had one very minimal friendship which was with William Thornhill. This relationship was guarded as William could sense the evil within Smasher and knew he would aggravate situation. This was shown through the way William was standoffish towards Smasher…

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    Smasher Research Paper

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    The smashers are all members of Gonodactylidac and others species which generally their prey on armored animal such as crabs, snails, bivalves and even their species. Size is not an issue to the smasher for example, Gonodactylids stun and crush hard-shield crabs equal to or larger than themselves (Caldwell, 1975). Capabilities of the smashers are also known to kill another member of their species with a single blow. The smasher actually are opposite of the spearers because the smasher species…

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    them not being able to meet up with the wild rubber rate. Leopold was also known as “Rock smasher,” in the Congo and Belgium history. Peter Bate carefully and strategically uses rhetorical choices, definition, and figurative languages to share his opinion on the topic. This documentary details the charges against King Leopold and reveals the cover up of monumental proportions. The topic of discussion is the charges against King Leopold II and how Belgium covered his horror. I would say the…

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    and civilisation. Grenville depicts civilisation through Blackwood’s character. His lifestyle, family and land differ from the rest of the settlers enhancing the curiosity of the reader about Blackwood. On the other hand, savagery is pronounced by Smasher Sullivan, Blackwood’s opposing character. Smasher’s treatment towards the Aboriginal people disgusts the reader. The convicts referred to the Aboriginals as savages, however, Grenville’s use of metaphors and imagery contradicts the belief of…

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    The examination, called LHCb trial, is one of seven molecule material science indicator tests in the particle smasher. The LHC united several researchers from around the globe to cooperatively think about information from the atom smasher with an end goal to comprehend what happened after the Big Bang that permitted matter to survive and fabricate the universe. In the LHCb test, researchers sent two proton bars zooming at close light-speed around the roundabout quickening agent. When they…

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    story of Australia’s British colonisation through one characters narrative. Grenville presents the opposing concepts of cruelty and compassion to criticize how the British social hierarchy functioned; exploring these notions through the lives of the protagonists as well as the Indigenous people of Australia. William Thornhill interacts with the Indigenous only when needed; mainly to stake and protect the claim on ‘his’ land. This is seen as a lack of compassion as his only concern is to…

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    almost equal weight on the Aboriginals and their way of life. She is careful to refute the label of savage that the settlers give to the Aboriginals. Grenville conveys the richness of their culture and their deep attachment to the land. She contrasts the over-consumption of Western civilization with the Aborigines' understanding of the delicate balance of nature. Grenville suggests that the white settlers could have learned much from the Aborigines and, by extension, that the modern world with…

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    Naipaul uses technique of Narrative authority which is a way of convincing his reader a view and perspective and a way of giving authority to his travel narrative as an 'objective reality'. He convinces his reader by giving an eye witness experience, demonstrating an exact and keen observations' and offering us a very readable and pleasing narrative. For example in the beginning he says "I saw this on drive one Saturday…. I went to Malacca for the sake of its historical names: Malacca straits,…

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    his guts: to own it. To say mine, in a way he had never been able to say mine of anything at all” (Grenville 106), not once considering Aboriginal people may be living there just without the ‘classical fence’. Furthermore, it can be argued that Kate Grenville set The Secret up with three distinctive paths each which could be interpreted as the options English settler could’ve taken or did take when colonising Australia. These options and paths are embodied in the characters of Thomas Blackwood,…

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    Bradbury was showing the lack of knowledge and thinking in daily life within the society throughout the entire novel. The schools consisted of TV class, sports, and film teacher (pg. 27). Society is the roadblock that Montag was able to get through to see past all the nonsense like Window Smasher, Car Wrecker, and other games that take you away from your full potential. The quantity of the harshness and lack of any thought is what blended together to make Montag’s eventual departure from the…

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