2013年1月13日 星期日

Secret Love Sonnet


With gray smoothy surface furry inside   A
u        /       u     /     u   /       u /    u  /
You are my love that keep my feet feel warm   B
u      /     u     /     u      /        u     /    u     /
Though what you were made that was came from farm   B
u            /       u     /         u         /       u      /          u       / 
But I can go with you like worldwide side   A
u     /  u     /    u      /       u     /        u       /

You are so soft that no one can replace   A
u      /      u   /      u      /    u      /      u  /
With fur that comes from the Australian sheep   B
u       /     u      /            u       /     u     /   u      /
When I wear you I can easily sleep   B
u         /  u       /      u /      u   /u  /
You are so comfy and like my soulmate   A
u      /     u    /      u  /       u     /     u      /

How can I live without you in this world   C
u       /      u /     u  /         u      /   u     /
You are just so important in winter   D
u      /      u     /    u  /    u      /    u   /
I can wear you with any nice outfits   E
u /      u       /      u      / u    /       u    /
The fur inside you is like sheep hair curled   C
u      /    u /        u     /   u     /          u      /
I won’t feel tired when wear you everywhere   D
u /         u     /        u        /         u     / u      /
I just so love you hope you will get it   E
u/      u   /       u      /        u      /      u    /



2012年12月13日 星期四

Macbeth comic

Comic outline 

Kevin Mai was a team member who wanted to be the captain of the basketball team.

Andrew was the captain 

In the game, km tried hard to get the team a victory but people were still putting attention on Andrew

Km wants to be the captain of the team

Km will push Andrew on the stairs so that he fall down and get hurts

Andrew got injured, so he couldn't join the team and play

Since kemai was the best in the team, he becomes the captain


Wade was the one who found out what km had done to Andrew

Wade told Kemai what he saw and Kemai tried to hurt him too.

After another game, to celebrate their victory they went to eat have dinner

Everyone invited Andrew but km is the only one that didn't know abut this 

Andrew kept appearing at the places where only Kemai could see him, and he kept doing the same things to make km panics.

People thought Kemai was crazy so they all left the banquet 

Wade found the evidence about Kemai hurting Andrew

Wade got hurt by Kemai and after he recovered he went and convinced Andrew to get his position back.

Later Wade and Andrew told every what Km did, so km got fired and was not the member of bb team anymore 

Quotes

When Kevin pushed Andrew

"I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none". Macbeth Quote (Act I, Sc. VII).

When Wade and Andrew tell people what km did to them

Wade tell everyone: Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under 't



Characters-

Joyce - narrator 


Sian - narrator

Andrew - king and Malcolm 

Kevin Mai - Macbeth

Wade - Banquo and macduff

Kevin's mom- lady Macbeth

2012年10月23日 星期二

Quiz

1. What Is iamb? What is Iambic pentameter? Iambic pentameter is that there are ten syllables five pairs in one sentence.

2. What is the rhyme scheme for an English sonnet? Italian sonnet? ABAB CDCD EFEF GG. ABBAABBA CDECDE. ABBAABBA CDCDCD.

3. What is the line of succession(who has power) in Macbeth? (Hint: Top 3) King, Thanes,

4. How does the titular character increase his power? (Hint: The captain's report) He did made contributions in the war so that king likes and thanks him. He hides his desire so that no one would know what he is gonna do.

I5. Summarize why Witch #1 was in a bad mood.

6. What are the three prophecies of MacBeth? He will become a king, thane of Glamis, and thane of Cowdor.

7. What are the three prophecies of Banquo? He will not be king, but his son will be, he will be happier and greater than Macbeth.

8. "If chance will have me King, why, chance may crown me without my stir." (I.iii.143) Who said it? To whom? Translate to plain English? Macbeth said to Banquo that if chance wants him to become a king, he will get it without stir.

9. "Come, you spirits that tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here... take my milk for gall.." (I.v.41, 48) Who said it? To whom? Translate to plain English? Lady Macbeth said to herself. "Take away my weak and make me don't fear and regret what I'm gonna do later, and turn me to the nasty woman from gentle and nice woman."



 

2012年10月21日 星期日

The Sonnet




My dog


u     /     u /   u      /          u     /   u   /
My dog is a Dachshund and he is brown  A
u    /      u       /      u  /  u  /        u    /
His feet short and easily touch the floor  B
u    /   u       /   u  /      u     /      u/
He is naughty to pee and poo around  A
u    /        u/     u    /      u /    u /
He turns over his food if be ignored  B
u    /    u      /      u   /       u /   u         /
His barking can destroy everyone’s mind  C
u     /         u     /      u    /   u   /     u     /
Cry whole day just ask to go out and play  D
u        /     u  /    u    /      u  /   u    /
When he angry he hide until we find  C
u   /      u   /     u    / u  /       u   /
Or bite us like his enemies be may  D
u /    u      /      u    /     u/    u   /
I still love him like my little brother  E
u   /      u   /     u  /      u        /     u   /
He just so lovely and make me crazy  F
 u     /     u   /       u   /         u    /          u/
First sits beside be when bad things occur  E
u    / u       /     u /     u         /     u       /
He follows me everywhere like sweety F
u/        u   /     u   /     u       /      u      /
I know he will never leave me, hate me  G
u    /u     /      u     /   u        /   u     /
So I will love him as deep as the sea  G






2012年9月27日 星期四

Video Questions





1. What filths were on the street at that period?
There were mud, animal poo, animals’ entrails, animals’ viscera, beer, pee, poo. 

2. Why did those filths amass on London street?
Mud is because at that time London’s economic was increasing and people traded in London so mud would fell from their shoes. Animal poo, entrails, and viscera were on the street is because people need them to trade or use them to transport so that their excrements and some of the internal organs would leave on the street. People thought beer was cleaner and safer than the water so they always drank water. At that time there was no toilet for people to use so some homeless people would poo and pee or poo on the street.

3. What were those new jobs created for fighting with grimes?
There were muck rackers, surveyors of pavement, and gong farmers. 

4. Why the muck racker was such a dangerous job?
It was kind of dangerous because the workers might be asphyxiated by the waste gas. Also, there was a possibility for them to fill in the latrines which was the toilet for people at that time. 

5. What would people be like when they got bubonic plague?
Victims would suffer like two weeks by the buboes then died. They would gangrene because of the blood coagulation. Victims would be tortured like two weeks and it had 100% possibility to be died.