El Monte Union High School District: Community Committed to College and Career.

El Monte Union High School District: Community Committed to College and Career.

(gentle music) – El Monte Union has served the greater El Monte community for over a century. It serves a population that strives for excellence and wants students to succeed. Our motto is, a community committed to college and career, and we develop that motto to be explicit about what our purpose is in this […]

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Liberals, Conservatives, and Pride and Prejudice Part 2: Crash Course Literature 412

Liberals, Conservatives, and Pride and Prejudice Part 2: Crash Course Literature 412

Hi I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature. And today we’ll continue our discussion of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, a book that reads like it was written by your funny and mean best friend, who also happens to be a brilliant novelist and a pretty interesting moral philosopher. / I mean, I love […]

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Why Do We Go to Prom?

Why Do We Go to Prom?

Great hair, great dresses, and great expectations. The prom has long functioned as a rite of passage for American teenagers as they act out fantasies of a (generally unattainable) adult ideal. But outside of being the center of a ton of teenage dreams, prom is also big business. Money magazine cites a 2015 Visa survey […]

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Writing the Literature Review

Writing the Literature Review

In this video on writing the literature review we’re going to look at what a literature review is we’ll look at some of the language you can use to write your literature review and we’ll look at some example text In the video, I’m going to ask you to do some reading and do some […]

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LITERATURE – Goethe

LITERATURE – Goethe

People have always had trouble pronouncing his name; if you don’t speak German it’s not at all obvious how you’re supposed to say it. A safe bet is to start with a hard G on Ger- and end with a -ter: Ger-ter. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe has often been seen as one of Europe’s big […]

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LITERATURE – Samuel Beckett

LITERATURE – Samuel Beckett

The Association [Between] the great irish writer Samuel Beckett and the game of cricket Deserves to Be more Widely Known he Was A fine Player when a student at Trinity College Dublin and Even Married to Mention in A famous Wisdoms The Cricketers Bible the only Nobel Prize Winner to be so lauded on One […]

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LITERATURE – Gustave Flaubert

LITERATURE – Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert was a great French 19th century novelist who deserves our love and sympathy as much for what he wrote as who he was. We can admire him for four reasons at least. Flaubert wrote arguably the single greatest tragic novel ever written, Madame Bovary, which he worked on for five years and published […]

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