• Song Analysis How Come How Long
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    Song How Come, How Long 1 There was a girl I used to know 2 She was oh so beautiful 3 But she's not here anymore 4 She had a college degree 5 Smart as anyone could be 6 She had so much to live for 7 But she fell in love 8 With the wrong kinda man 9 He abused her love and treated her so bad 10 There was not enough education in her world 11 That could save the life of this little girl 12 How come, how long 13 It's not right, it's so wrong 14 Do we let it just go on 15 Turn our backs and carry on 1...
  • Langston Hughes Lines Four
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    Bryan Snyder February 19, 2001 Prof. Castro English 220 Langston Hughes The writing style of Langston Hughes is best described as reflective of the lyric style and format of the blues, a musical genre that became popular in America at approximately the same time as his poetry. The lyrics of a stereotypical blues song start with a line. This line is immediately repeated almost verbatim. The final line of a blues stanza then concludes the emphasized thought of the first two lines. This form is dem...
  • Line Water One Fish
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    At one time or another we have all seen the image of a lone fisherman, in a pair of waders, standing in the middle of a shallow body of water. The sun is setting in the background and the surface of the water looks as smooth as glass. The fisherman slowly and gracefully lifts his rod from the water and in several fluid motions he commands the line to dance about his head. Then with one last forward arc, his arm and fishing rod working as one, the line rolls out in a straight line in front of him...
  • Power Flow Studies Unit Voltage
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    INTRODUCTION: Power-flow studies are of great importance in planning and designing the future expansion of power systems as well as in determining the best operation of existing systems. The principal information obtained from a power-flow study is the magnitude and phase angle of the voltage at each bus and the real and reactive power flowing in each line. The best way to find the values of the other parameters is the computer. In our case we use the POWER WORLDE SIMULATION PROGRAM (PWSP). By u...
  • Wallace Stevens And Religion
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    Wallace Stevens and Religion This essay offers an explication of Wallace Stevens' poem "A High-Toned Old Christian Woman." Addressing A High-Toned Old Christian Woman, the speaker proposes poetry as the supreme fiction (line 1) rather than God or religion. Stevens considered religion as fictions, imaginative creations that made it possible for people to feel at home in a world that is not naturally homelike and hospitable. Thus the speaker s statement suggests that religious fictions have no gre...
  • The Assembly Line Henry Ford
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    Ford's Assembly Line By Travis Mooney Humanities Period 6 Mr. Kuntz March 24, 1998 Mooney 1 Ford " assembly Line The assembly line has changed the world as drastically as it has been changed by the world since it began. It brought people together to work as a group toward all achieving the same goal. Henry Ford was only aiming to bring cars into the homes of the average citizen when he made the most significant to the assembly line since its inventor, Eli Whitney. Henry Ford not only achieved t...
  • The Road Not Taken By Robert Frost Poetry Explication
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    The poem "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost addresses the idea of decision-making and choosing what direction life will take you. The poem is about the speaker arriving at a fork in the road, where both paths are carpeted with leaves. The persona, who is believed to be Frost himself, chooses to take the road less traveled by. He tells himself that he will take the other road another day, although he knows it is unlikely that he will have the opportunity to do so. The poem concludes with the sp...
  • Sonnet 72 Line Summer Time
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    William Shakespeare Sonnet 18 Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? a Thou art more lovely and more temperate: b Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, a And summer's lease hath all too short a date: b Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines c And often is his gold complexion dimmed, d And every fair from fair sometimes declines, c By chance, or nature's changing course, untrimmed; d But thy eternal summer shall not fade, e Nor lose possessio...
  • Lovers Are Fool Love Demetrius Line
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    A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare In Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" the mortal teenage characters fall in love foolishly, and the character Bottom states, "O what fools these mortals be." They are foolish because they act like children. Although Lysander, Hermia, Demetrius, and Helena appear grown-up, when they are in love they act foolishly. The four teenage lovers are fools. Demetrius is a fool because he is unaware that his love changes through out the play. At the s...
  • Line Dancing Dance Country States
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    "Reflections on Country Line Dancing""Don't tell my heart, my achy breaky heart; I just don't think you'd understand." Who knew that the 1993 smash hit, "Achy Breaky Heart," by Billy Ray Cyrus would be the turning point that would cause country line dancing to become a worldwide phenomenon. Despite differing opinions on the exact history, it is evident that country line dancing is an extension of past social dance forms and is representative of the social, economic, and political state of the Un...
  • Finish Line Executive Case Paper
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    History In 1976, two friends, Alan Cohen and David Klapper, partnered to run a franchise called Athlete's Foot. Athlete's Foot was a large athletic footwear business. By 1981, Cohen and Klapper's vision had grown larger than what Athlete's Foot was able to contain. Therefore, in 1981, Cohen and Klapper decided to open their own company as a spin off of Athlete's Foot. They decided to call it Finish Line. At the time of Finish Line's start up, Cohen and Klapper still maintained 10 Athlete's Foot ...
  • Essay On Shakespeare's Sonnet 18
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    William Shakespeare Sonnet 18 is part of a group of 126 sonnets Shakespeare wrote that are addressed to a young man of great beauty and promise. In this group of sonnets, the speaker urges the young man to marry and perpetuate his virtues through children, and warns him about the destructive power of time, age, and moral weakness. Sonnet 18 focuses on the beauty of the young man, and how beauty fades, but his beauty will not because it will be remembered by everyone who reads this poem. Shakespe...
  • The Regrets Of Time Gone By
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    The Regrets of a Time Gone By Poetry is a language of understanding. The reader must be able to comprehend the various known connotations for words as well as be able to pick up on the uncommon and unknown meanings of words. Poets are masters of language. They constantly manipulate words to make a specific connotation fit the ideas and scenarios that they choose to describe. Therefore, poetry is a language that requires a reader to closely read and pay attention to certain aspects in order for h...
  • Linear Regression Best Line Analysis
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    Linear Regression & Best Line Analysis Linear regression is used to make predictions about a single value. Linear regression involves discovering the equation for a line that most nearly fits the given data. That linear equation is then used to predict values for the data. A popular method of using the Linear Regression is to construct Linear Regression Channel lines. Developed by Gilbert Raff, the channel is constructed by plotting two parallel, middle lines above and below a Linear Regression ...
  • Multiplexing Division Multiple
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    Every computer has a port to connect a communication line or cable from a peripheral device. Computers have limited number of ports, so multiplexers are used. They combine signals from multiple terminals and put them all on a single communications line. This increases the efficiency of communication and is cost-effective. The communication line is divided into different sections and the data from each terminal is coded and sent and then received, decoded and directed to the correct section from ...
  • Elegy Written In A Country Churchyard
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    ELEGY (WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY CHURCHYARD) Thomas Grays Elegy laments the death of life in general while mourning long gone ancestors and exhibiting the transition made by the speaker, from grief and mourning to acceptance and hope. It was written in 1742 and revised to its published form in 1746, and is one of the three highlights of the elegiac form in English literature, the others being Milton's Lycidas and Tennyson's In Memoriam. It was first published, anonymously, in 1751, under the title "A...
  • Sonnet 72 Summers Day
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    William Shakespeare Sonnet 18 Shall I compare thee to a summers day a Thou art more lovely and more temperate: b Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, a And summers lease hath all too short a date: b Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines c And often is his gold complexion dimmed, d And every fair from fair sometimes declines, c By chance, or natures changing course, untrimmed; d But thy eternal summer shall not fade, e Nor lose possession of that fair thou ows t; f Nor shall death br...
  • To Autumn Line Poem Stanza
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    One of the greatest poets of the English language, John Keats, wrote a beautiful ode To Autumn. This poem is composed of three parts and each of the parts represents the transition of the season of autumn. First part is about ready to harvest, the second part is in the middle of the harvest, and the last part of this poem shows his empty feeling after the harvest. As well as all men have life cycle, To Autumn connects to Keats own life. And he is celebrating the music of autumn with his own bea...
  • Commentary On Keats Chapman's Homer
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    During the time or the Romantic era, many poets were influenced by the serenity that nature possessed. However the one poet that touched everyone's hearts is John Keats. His sonnets, odes and poems were filled with nature imagery and diction and many more different literary devices. One of Keats's sonnets "On First Looking Into Chapman's Homer" is an Italian sonnet that expresses the serenity and beauty of literature. In an Italian sonnet there are two sections, the Octet, and the Sestet. The f...
  • Introduction To Literary Analysis Essay
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    Happy is England! I could be content Metre The common metre style in the Italien sonnet is the iambic (line 1-8). But in line 9, 11, 13 and 14 the iambic is interrupted by the trochaic style. These lines rhyme with each other (daughters, waters; clinging, singing) and show a hexametre instead of a penta metre. Rhyme The form of the sonnet shows us an end rhyme with an embracing rhyme scheme from line 1 to line 8 (abba). The next 6 lines have got different rhyme schemes witch I can not analyse (c...