Category Archives: Arts and recreation

一分钟看懂西方近现代美术画派

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Christmas Day in the Morning

By Pearl S. Buck He woke suddenly and completely. It was four o’clock, the hour at which his father had always called him to get up and help with the milking. Strange how the habits of his youth clung to … Continue reading

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Yes Man (film)

Yes Man is a 2008 comedy film directed by Peyton Reed, written by Nicholas Stoller, Jarrad Paul, and Andrew Mogel and starring Jim Carrey, Zooey Deschanel, Bradley Cooper, John Michael Higgins, Rhys Darby, Maile Flanagan, Danny Masterson, and Terence Stamp. The film is based loosely on the 2005 book Yes Man by British humourist Danny Wallace, … Continue reading

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David Copperfield (novel by Charles Dickens)

The Personal History, Adventures, Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery (Which He Never Meant to Publish on Any Account),[1] commonly referred to as David Copperfield, is the eighth novel by Charles Dickens, first published as a novel in 1850. Like … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger Award

First of all, I would like to thank a generous gentleman Mr. Xander J Turian for nominating me for the Versatile Blogger Award. It’s really a great compliment. Thank you, Xander! Also I have to apologize for not making time earlier to … Continue reading

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A big decision

Originally posted on marteandkristin:
My plan is to take a exchange year in USA from August. To take the senior year in American High School, and experience the school spirit, prom, and be a part of a sport team, in…

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Finding Nemo (film 2003 海底总动员)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Finding Nemo is a 2003 American-Australian comedy-drama animated film written and directed by Andrew Stanton, produced by Pixar Animation Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It tells the story of the overly protective clownfish … Continue reading

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“Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen: A Study in Love!

Originally posted on Vikram Roy's Blog:
Jane Austen’s intention in Pride and Prejudice is to present a comedy of manners, the follies and vices of men and to expose them to ridicule by employing into the devices of comedy,…

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March 4 1952 Ernest Hemingway Completes The Old Man and the Sea

Originally posted on Craig Hill Training Services:
Ernest Hemingway On March 4th 1952, Ernest Hemingway completed his short novel The Old Man and the Sea. He wrote his publisher the same day, saying he had finished the book and that…

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Falcons, Hawks and Lucky Rabbits

Originally posted on Dispatches from the Potomac:
“I swear I’ve seen a lot of stuff in my life, but that…was…awesome.” I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, “Really, Ed? Starting a blog post about the ancient art of falconry with…

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