I can’t really say if the prison and jail system is helping because in my opinion the people that get out end right back up in there sometime another after being released. I think that the prison system isn’t really helping the criminal activity because they still fight and people still get hurt and sometimes even killed while in prison. The inmates just sit on their butts and watch cable tv in a cool room and they aren’t learning right from wrong and the reason why they are in there to begin with. All the prison does to a person is keep them from being free to go into the outside world but they don’t teach lessons. If I could reconstruct the U.S. prison and jail system I would start by putting the inmates to work. They would have to work growing their own food and they would also work to make money to pay for their stay in the jail and also to take care of their kids if they have any. I would take the air system and heat out of the jail as well and there would not be any more cable tv. I would also make each inmate take a random drug test each month. I believe that by making them work instead of sitting around doing nothing they will learn from their mistakes and not want to come back to jail. They will learn to work together. I would also make each inmate that doesn’t have a high school education or GED I would make them go to school to receive one. If the inmates are working and in school they wouldn’t have time to be starting problems and they wouldn’t be…
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION
Time 1 Hour
Directions: This part consists of selections from prose works and questions based on their
content, form, and style. After each passage, choose the best answer to each question and
completely fill in the corresponding circle on the answer sheet.
Note: Pay particular attention to the requirement of questions that contain the words NOT,
LEAST, or EXCEPT.
Questions 111. Read the following passage
carefully before you choose your answers…
My program of Study
The program that I am enrolled in is Special Education and General Education a (dual major). Some of the course that is required for my major is English Composition I & II this particular class will help me enhance my rhetorically effectively. I will have all the tools that I need after completing these courses. Some of the tools I will imply to my future students they will be using correct grammar and punctuation marks. I will also be required to take Instructional Technology…
It Is Our Duty
The Vietnam War was a very controversial war for Americans. A lot of Americans believed that America should not be getting involved in this foreign affair. President Lyndon B. Johnson made a speech to his fellow American’s on April 7, 1965 about this foreign affair. He argued that America must enter this war. Johnson feels that America is obligated to help South-Vietnam earn their independence. Johnson kept his audience listening by understanding…
Reading about Reading
A.) What did you already know about critical reading prior to reading these pieces? Which strategies had you already used? What has been the result of using those strategies?
Well the basic things that I regarded as critical reading really to me were just doing as it sounds, read critically. To be honest and reading through Bird, it shocked me to realize how much effort can actually go into “reading critically.” Which really is exciting to me…
Poetry Composition essay
Prompt: The Power within poetry inspires the reader to create meaning and beauty for oneself.
In “Introduction to poetry” and “On First Looking Into Chapman’s Homer” both want to spark a fire of a deeper level of understanding, beauty, and fun. In Collins’s poem the feeling of thinking about the meaning of the poem combines with the idea of poems don’t necessarily obligated to be a task but could be a pleasant and enjoyable surprise. “I want…
More Style Tweaking—Revise/rewrite these sentences for better style
1. Although the student union is regularly populated by students, close study of the building as a structure is seldom undertaken by them.
The student union is regularly populated by students but they seldom undertake close study of the building as a structure.
2. He dropped out of school on account of the fact that it was necessary for him to help support his family.
He dropped out of school on account because he knows it was…
Ca Mun Tang
October 1, 2013
Do Text Languages Affect Student in School ?
Text messaging is one of the most popular communication method in the world. Texting is developing its own kind of grammar such as chat-speak, the text language and the emoticons used in phone text messages and online social networks . Chat-speak, also known as text talk or short message standard (SMS) is a slang most commonly used in text messaging such as OMG (Oh my God), LOL ( laughing out load), BRB…
barely have the time to watch television between work, school, dance classes, and rehearsals. But when I do have the time to relax and enjoy a television program I like to watch a Spanish soap opera entitled Amores Verdaderos when translated into English it means True Love.
I’m very into Spanish soap opera cause of my Spanish background and also because ever since I was little I would go to my grand mothers house and I would sit and watch them with her. I also like to watch them for educational purposes…
EN130 English Composition II
April 30, 2014
Distance Education or Traditional Education is the Question
The times have changed so much for so many generations; it was only inevitable for the education system to follow. Have you thought about the options now that are available to further your education? You have the option now between online schools and the student classroom setting.
In today’s society, it is very important to not only have…
”Books are the carriers of civilization…Books are humanity in print.
Barbara W. Tuchman
Welcome. This assignment is worth 5% of your overall grade. Please do your best work.
The English 11 First Assignment addresses the following Learning Outcomes:
After reading and viewing, select, adapt, and apply a range of strategies to extend and confirm meaning, and to consider author’s craft
Read to comprehend a wide variety of literary…