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English Essay Examples
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Analysis of English Curriculum
The Fourth Great Lesson; The Invention of the Written Language is how we introduce first year students to language. In this is story the origin of our alphabet is told, starting with cave paintings and ending with the 26 letter English alphabet we know and use today. We teach this story not only to give a sense of the hi...
The Significance of the English Class
English has never been my favorite subject. In fact, it has always been my least favorite subject. Going through school, I often wondered why I needed to do so many English related tasks, and in wondering, I learned to detest the subject without realizing its future benefits. Why do I dislike English so much? Is it such a d...
Why It Is Important to Learn English Language
Last year, my friend, who did not speak English, went to the USA. When he arrived at the IAD airport, he had a big problem. A customs official asked him, “Why are you here?”, and he answered, “I am a tourist”. Unfortunately, he pronounced it wrongly; he pronounced it as a terrorist. Therefore, he was taken to a private room...
When I first came to the United States of America I knew very few words in English and I could barely speak or write. I used words, as they would arrive to my mind, without giving it too much though, as long as people around me understood enough for me get by. I remember using the word “nigger” when I had to speak of Black...
Why the Advantages of Spreading English as a Global Language Outweigh Its Disadvantages
The advantages of spread English as a global language will continue to outweigh its disadvantages. Agree or disagree? It is accepted by everyone that English language is extended all over the world. It is undoubtedly true that existence of a special language is necessary for today’s mankind for some different reasons; howe...
High School and College English Class
When I first enrolled in English 100Y this year I knew going into it I would eventually have to collaborate with others. In high school, working with others was something I always despised because I was at the mercy of my group members’ work habits. So naturally, when I discovered that there were two collaborative essays...
My Personal Experiences with American English Language Programs
Everyone went through different experiences in his/her life, some are good and others are not, some are easy and some are tough. Whatever that kind of experience it would remain in our memories for either; short, long or very long time, it depends on how much change occurred to us. The more effect the more it will attend ou...
Why Join Creative Writing Society?
Good morning everyone. I’m the president of the Creative Writing Society. Today, I’m pleased to have an invaluable opportunity to stand here and share with you the pleasure of writing. Well, you may think, ‘Hey! Is this guy mad? In no way are “writing” and “pleasure” related!’ I understand that tons of schoolwork has turne...
Analysis of English Words and Phrases
English is a crazy language Let's face it -- English is a crazy language. There is no egg in eggplant nor ham in hamburger; neither apple nor pine in pineapple. English muffins weren't invented in England nor French fries in France. Sweetmeats are candies while sweetbreads, which aren't sweet, are meat. We take English...
A History of the English Language
Nearly all knowledge of the English language before the seventh century is hypothetical. Most of this knowledge is based on later English documents and earlier documents in related languages (3). The English language of today represents many centuries of development. As a continuous process, the development of the English l...