Category: English

Declining Handwriting Skills

Handwriting Skills The modern world has been galvanized by technology. Every aspect of our life has been intruded by new technologies. Because of this intrusion, things that were once considered valuable are gradually fading away. Handwriting is also one of such dying aspects of our lives. Everyone is aware of the fact that use of computers in every field of life has become common. Due to the excessive use of computers, people hardly hold pens or pencil to write anything. Typing has replaced handwriting to such an extent that even schools and colleges promoted computer typed assignments.

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Essay: My stay in America

Sample Essay In conclusion, I would like to bring forth some points on my stay in America as highlighted above. The country and its inhabitants have given me an easy time during my studies and I have enjoyed my stay here so far.

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Essay: My Difficulties coping with the American Culture

Sample Essay I have actually fallen for their culture and actually have to be very keen so as to avoid being totally absorbed from my culture. As I had earlier stated, we the Saudis have keen interest in our roots and have to maintain them. In the area of religion, I had some difficulties in coping. There are several aspects of Islam culture that are not observed by the Americans, and this proved to be quite tricky for me at the beginning.

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Essay: Adopting the American Culture

Sample Essay My experience, as I had already stated, was an exact opposite of Kim’s. While he faced rejection, I found acceptance and appreciation from the American residents. This could probably be attributed to the fact that our circumstances were different as we landed in America. Again, the times have changed and globalization has made people around the world appreciate and respect the cultures and dignity of other people. For poor Kim, his parents immigrated at a time when ethnic prejudices were so high that anyone that was not Caucasian was considered to be an inferior being.

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Essay: Immigrated into America from South Korea

Sample Essay Kim’s parents had immigrated into America from South Korea due to the economic hardships in their country. Secondly, there were administration problems in Korea during the time of their immigration, and therefore the parents were seeking some form of freedom, which had been lost thanks to the dictatorial regime in their country. At that time, their country was under colonization by Japan and the dictatorial rule was so harsh that they could not bear it. Not only was their freedom curtailed, they were also banned from speaking the Korean language at all. Dublin (143-147) describes the woes that…

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