Have I changed?

Have I changed as a Reader?

Yes, I’ve changed as a reader. When it was September, in my english BA class, our english teacher Mrs. Adams didn’t assign us much about the independent reading, and I didn’t get really deep with reading, didn’t really spend a lot of time on reading as much as [...]

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

In “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince”, Harry felt in love with Ron Weasley’s sister Ginny. Ron also got attracted with another girl called Lavender which made Hermione very jealous. The story began quite serious. Dumbledore keeps appearing around Harry, and something went wrong in the Hogwarts. The most surprising and the part [...]

Personal Responses: to Names and Faces Project

The biggest difficulties I’ve encountered is translating part. Even know my home language is Chinese, but there are still some part with what she said, it can be different when it’s Chinese and when it’s english. It’s hard to translate isn’t all about the language problem, it’s more into the meaning of it. Translating [...]

Love Poetry

Love Poetry… before I read those love poetries, what came out in my mind is just that when a men falls in love with women, they write love poetries to impress them, all of them are the same thing basically. They are using words that is different, harder, deeper to understand. What I thought [...]

Response to Shylock’s speech

Well… for the past few weeks, we have been working on memorizing the speeches in the play “The Merchant of Venice”. I chose Shylock’s speech. Not just because it looks simple, it’s just that I can nearly memorize them all before I even hear we should memorize them and perform in front of the [...]

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K.Rowling number of pages: 870

Harry potter have been in the Hogwarts for the 5th year, and everything has not been more dangerous, nor strange. Just that this book has more actions in it than the previous four. The difference about it is that the [...]

Who will I be?

Who will I be? hmmmm… good question. I actually don’t know… I used would like to be a doctor, a lawyer, business man… even the president… but after I grow up, I found out that these jobs aren’t easy to get. to be a doctor, you study a lot. To be a lawyer, you [...]

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