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  • Myths and Heroes: What is the place of Heroes in our society ?

    Myths and Heroes: What is the place of Heroes in our society ?

    Synthesis: Myths and Heroes. The stories of men are numerous and diversified. Every generation has his stories. The "heroes": many stories are praising these people. It is difficult to know if these stories are true. The storytellers tend to exaggerate the narratives to make them more interesting. This drives to fantastic and surrealist narratives. This genre of narrative is called myth or legend. But the heroes are not necessarily past or mythological characters of story.

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  • Synthesis of the chapter : Myth and heroes

    Synthesis of the chapter : Myth and heroes

    Synthesis of the chapter : Myth and heroes Unit 1 : Myth or reality? What is a myth ? A myth is a symbolic tale that concerns timeless questions, such as death, God, the universe. It's connected to a belief or rituals. A myth is a story that explains or give value to the unknown. It's handed through history often through oral tradition. Some may have factual origins while other are fictional. 1- Thanksgiving The

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  • Space and exchange: is the American Dream still alive today ?

    Space and exchange: is the American Dream still alive today ?

    Space and exchange The american dream is what built the USA as we know it today. It is the promise that there is a country where anyone can, by working hard and honestly, earn enough money for him and his family to eat and have a roof over their heads. And for centuries, this promise was the hope of a better life for millions of immigrants around the world. All this was possible since

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  • Anglais - Myths and Heroes: Are women the new Heroes of the United States ?

    Anglais - Myths and Heroes: Are women the new Heroes of the United States ?

    I’m going to talk about the notion of “Myths and Heroes”. First of all I would like to give a definition of myths and heroes. A myth is a story often linked to religion, It is generally based on the legend. The legend is a story based on real facts that includes part of truth and that usually involves heroic characters. The hero is a main character of a story. In general, the hero helps

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  • Myth and heroes: Which was the influence of these people (heroes) on the world ?

    Myth and heroes: Which was the influence of these people (heroes) on the world ?

    I've picked out notion of myth and heroes. First, I am going to give a definition of the notion, a myth can be defined as a story about heroes or tradition or false notion. A hero can be mythological person or superhero maybe an icon for peoples. Then I am going to try to answer the following question : Which was the influence of these people on the world ? I'm a first part I

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  • Shannon and the American Dream

    Shannon and the American Dream

    The main character is Shannon. The text is an extract of her diary. Shannon was a teenager; she was almost sixteen years old. She was Irish. Her dad was a fisherman but unfortunately he died at sea. Then Shannon life became very hard, she left school and worked as a farmhand. So she decided to go to America to starting a new and a better life. She took the boat alone the 8 of May

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  • Myths and heroes: How are US soldiers portrayed in American war films?

    Myths and heroes: How are US soldiers portrayed in American war films?

    I am going to talk about the notion of myths and heroes. First of all, I would like to give a quick definition of that notion. Briefly, a myth as a story with a part of real or imaginary. Then, a hero is a person admired for his achievements, noble qualities and great courage and or is member of the story which tells the myth. Moreover, thieves can be fictional like Superman, Batman, or

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  • Myth and heroes: Why are sports heroes so important in today’s society? and How can art be used to criticize or denounce an aspect of the company?

    Myth and heroes: Why are sports heroes so important in today’s society? and How can art be used to criticize or denounce an aspect of the company?

    I am going talk about the notion myth of hereos. A myth is a story that may or may not be true. There may not be records or other proof that they happened, but at least some parts of myths may be true. Some myths may have started as ‘true’ stories but as people re-told them some parts may have been changed by mistake, or to make them more interesting. All cultures have myths and

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  • Myths and heroes: how the myths can represent aspects of the story of the United States?

    Myths and heroes: how the myths can represent aspects of the story of the United States?

    Anglais Myths and heroes : This notion, entitled myths and heroes, deals first with a traditional story about the history of a people or explaining phenomenon, and typically involving supernatural beings or events. In a second time, it deals with person who is admirated by his courage, his noble or superhuman qualities. This notion invites us to think about this question : How the myths can represented aspects of the story of the United States

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  • Myths and heroes: what do we know about the witch hunting?

    Myths and heroes: what do we know about the witch hunting?

    We are going to speek about Myth and heroes, A myth is a story that may or may not be true, All cultures have myths, These stories have a great symbolic power. A Hero can be a person, who have superhuman qualities or just be like others people who is admired because he helps a lot of person in difficulty. We have study documents about the legend of witches and the McCarthysim What we know

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  • Myths and heroes: are the europenans actually heroes at this date?

    Myths and heroes: are the europenans actually heroes at this date?

    David Synthèse Anglais Cédric Myths and heroes A myth can be defined as a story about gods or heroes, it can be a popular belief or a tradition or a false notion. A hero can be a mythological figure, a person who is admired for his achievements, a superhero or maybe a role model or an icone. I’m going to present you the notion «Myths and heroes» within the western conquest context. Throught the question:

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  • Myths and heroes: what is the role of heroes in our society?

    Myths and heroes: what is the role of heroes in our society?

    ntroduction : I will present the concept of "myths and heroes." The definition of a hero is vast. In fact, there are different types of hero. A hero can be a fictional character or a real person, who is still living or historical and marked the history and daily life. a hero can become a myth, the myth is a character that has existed and died. It was a hero that marks the history of

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  • Myths and heroes: what role plays the myths and heroes in the culture other tradition of a country?

    Myths and heroes: what role plays the myths and heroes in the culture other tradition of a country?

    Myths and heroes A myth can be defined as a story which can be true or not. It can be a popular belief or a tradition where there are gods and in which heroes are born. A hero or a heroin is somebody who saves life and helps people in need even if he risks his own life. It is often someone who is endowed with many qualities such as courage, loyalty or also modest.

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  • Myths and heroes: does artist helped society during the last 60 years and why they can be defines as heroes?

    Myths and heroes: does artist helped society during the last 60 years and why they can be defines as heroes?

    ----------- MYTHS AND HEROES ----------- Introduction I am going to talk about the myths and heroes. First of all I would like to give a definition of this notion: A myth is a story that may or may not be true, who comes from the history, the imagination or the mythology. A hero is any person really intent on making this: a better place for all people. In order to illustrate this notion I have

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  • Myths and heroes: how has witch hunting evolved through the centuries?

    Myths and heroes: how has witch hunting evolved through the centuries?

    We are going to deal with the notion, Myths and heroes. To begin, we can define this notion. A myth is a popular belief on what social values are often based while a hero is someone who is ready to sacrifice his or her life in order to make things evolve positively. In relation to the notion, the subject of my presentation will be the witch hunting since the XVIIth century. We may wonder to

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  • Espace et echange, What attracts immigrants to live in the US and is what the American Dream is still alive?

    Espace et echange, What attracts immigrants to live in the US and is what the American Dream is still alive?

    SPACE AND EXCHANGE INTRODUCTION I m going to deal with the notion of space and exchange. What is space and what is the exchange? To begin with space, he unlimited or incalculably great three-dimensional realm or expanse, in which all material objects are located and all events occur. And exchange, in globality, is an act bof giving one thing and receiving another (especially of the same kind) in return. Several types of exchanges can be

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  • Oral space and exchanges : what is the american dream ?

    Oral space and exchanges : what is the american dream ?

    Space and exchanges I am going to talk about the notion space and exchanges. First of all, what is space and exchanges ? Space is a place, somexhere ; and exchanges can be defined by meeting people and learning from their culture. I will talk about this notion with the theme : The American Dream. And what is the American Dream ? It is the idea of emigration to America to get a better life,

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  • Myths and heroes : how is the modern hero ?

    Myths and heroes : how is the modern hero ?

    Mythes and heroes Myth is an oral legend that belongs to a former fund that we can't specify the origin. In Greece, where the word appears, he tells stories of gods or heroes gathered under the name of mythology. Myths are common to all cultures and translate the answers that people give to big unanswerable questions. Each period borrows or modernizes certain myths or creat entirely new ones. A hero might be a fictional or

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  • Myth of the American Dream

    Myth of the American Dream

    MITH OF THE AMERICAN DREAM Definition of A.D : the idea of starting from nothing end up with success. How can myths and heroes influence people’s careers? 1. SOCIETY’S VALUES Nowadays we need money. To become someone we need a good job, a nice house and a nice car. In this society, the more money you have, the more famous you become. When you have money, when you are famous and recognized, then you influence

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  • Myths and heroes : What if we could do this? What if we could do that? what was considered fiction yesterday, is science today. But is the fiction today, a science for tomorrow?

    Myths and heroes : What if we could do this? What if we could do that? what was considered fiction yesterday, is science today. But is the fiction today, a science for tomorrow?

    For centuries, mankind has been fascinated by the idea of progress. From scientists to writers, all asked the same questions : What if we could do this? What if we could do that? what was considered fiction yesterday, is science today. But is the fiction today, a science for tomorrow? For a few decades at least, writers imagined strories of possible futures involving some kind of science. But some of these stories accuratelly predicted the

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  • Myths and heroes : Are the sportsmen heroes ?

    Myths and heroes : Are the sportsmen heroes ?

    Introduction : The notion that i have studied is « Myths and heroes » , theme one is called “Higher,faster,stronger”. A hero is a person who is admired for their courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities. It can be the main character in a book or a film or a person with superhuman qualities. It can also be a modern-day hero, a person who has performed a heroic act or simply our own personal hero,

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  • Myth and Heroes : How some people broke the myths and become heroes?

    Myth and Heroes : How some people broke the myths and become heroes?

    I am going to talk about the notion of myths and heroes. First of all, I would like to give a definition of that notion. Briefly, a hero is a person admired for his achievements, noble qualities and great courage. Then, a myth can be defined as an idea or story that is believed by many people but that is not true, in short a popular belief. Still today several people make a mistake on

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  • Myths and heroes : to what extent one individual's action trigger off the improvement of a whole people ?

    Myths and heroes : to what extent one individual's action trigger off the improvement of a whole people ?

    MYTHS AND HEROES The notion I’m going to deal with is myths and heroes. First of all, I’d like to give a definition of these two concepts: A hero is a person admired for his great bravery, his achievements and who played a major role in an important situation. A myth can be defined as a story about fictional character or heroes whose several traits correspond to a human ideal. The notion of myth is

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  • Spaces and exchanges: Is the American Dream real ?

    Spaces and exchanges: Is the American Dream real ?

    Spaces and exchanges I am going to talk about the notion Spaces and exchanges. First of all I would like to give a definition of this notion. Spaces and exchanges can be defined as the different spaces of the world, who are today, more connected to each others. This year in class, we studied several documents about spaces and exchanges. I will attempt to answer the question : Is the American Dream have real ?

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  • Myths and heroes : myth is something universal, but does everyone read into it in the same way?

    Myths and heroes : myth is something universal, but does everyone read into it in the same way?

    Myths and Heroes I am going to talk about the notion of Myths and Heroes. First of all, I’m going to give a definition about this notion. A myth is a story that may or may not be true. All cultures have myths and this mythology has been developed over time. Mythology includes the legends of our history, our religions and stories of how the world was created. A hero is a person who is

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