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The Wife Of Bath as a Modern Woman

IntroductionThe Wife of Bath, a prominent character. Chaucer wrote The Canterbury Tales in 1392, a time when women’s role in society was limited and has become a subject of special discussion in the modern era. Middle age societies were patriarchal, were male, dominant in all respects, had the authority resided in their hands. Also, men were the protectors of women. […]

Oedipus Rex and the concept of Destiny

Introduction: Oedipus Rex was written during the classical era when Greek Mythology was the topic of concentration, and thus several authors wrote their literary works based on Greek Mythology. Sophocles wrote Oedipus Rex, which revolves around a Greek and a Roman concept of destiny whereby the three goddesses of fate already determine man’s fate. Thus, man has no control over the path his […]

Scars Underneath

The heavy eyes started opening slowly. The sight could capture nothing but blurriness. The dim red light bulb was buzzing. She tried to rise up from bed but couldn’t do it at first attempt. Her head was pounding and body aching. The first twinge felt on the lips. The hands reached for them. They were swollen. The next spike of […]

Character Analysis Of “The Oxford Cleric” in Chaucer’s “The Canterbury Tales”

As we know The Oxford Cleric is one of the original travelers who joined the patrons at the Tabbard Inn, who were making a pilgrimage to Canterbury Cathedral in The Canterbury Tales. Not much is given to his physical description; however, when the Host calls on the Clerk, much is detailed about the Clerk’s demeanor. These remarks help illustrate the analysis […]

Difference Between Writings of the Renaissance and the Middle Ages

Introduction Renaissance and the middle ages: The English Renaissance and the middle age are two different eras in the history of English Literature with different subjects of discussion, the writing style, the portrayal of social norms, and ethnicity. Every era in history introduced new ideas and new thoughts which changed the traditional ways and brought about a new way of […]

When to use Active and Passive sentences

During general communication, one only prefers to convey the meaning and does not usually emphasize one specific subject. It does happen but, general communication covers other factors such as facial expressions, pitch and the use of words, etc. So, it is comparably easy to convey the actual intentions or meanings of a specific speech and the use of passive voice […]

Midnight Thoughts 1

Its 3 am. He looks at the clock dead or else frozen on the wall in front of him. It’s dark except that one light from the porch, finding its way through the curtains. Everything is silent. Perhaps even the crickets dislike the idea of chirping at the time. The world appears to have ceased its motion. He stands up […]

Dilemma

A boy who has failed at an extremely important task of his life suffers huge confusion one night between his positive and negative energies.
A conversation with his faith and misery leads him to a dilemma.