And each was given a sticker to place on a larger-than-life dot plot marking the age of the oldest person they knew the authors re-created this activity for sixth-grade and seventh-grade students to engage them in collecting meaningful data, creating organized data displays, and analyzing and interpreting the data to draw generalizations. You can use op cit when you've cited a source previously in your text and you cite that source again later on having cited other sources in between (smith op cit) if you're using the harvard system of referencing, you should never use op cit, but it helps to know what it means if you come across the it in the literature. Wow that's cool good for her my wife's grandma is 94 i think she's the oldest person i know. The oldest known example of writing comes from mesopotamia and dates to about 3300 bc in time different-looking writing appeared in the river valleys of egypt, the indus valley, china and central.
Ur not rightu know, we can use oldest n eldest 2 talk about people n as it's clear in the quiz we can also use both in superlatives n absolutesotherwise they the samne meaning n there's no matter 2 use both in the blank. Describe an old person you admire you should say: who this person is where did you meet with him what characteristics you most like on him and explain why you admire this person. The oldest guy i know is 86 i knew someone who was 94, but she passed away about 3 years ago i don't know many really old people, it's true, but i do know a lot (20+) in their 80's.
Use those cards deftly to encourage people to talk to you — showing you listen on their level and understand whatever they tell you remember: the more they talk, the smarter they'll think you. Zoroastrianism is one of the world's oldest monotheistic religions but many people know little about the faith here are 10 things you didn't know about zoroastrianism zoroastrianism is one. When your publisher commits to paying an advance for your book, whether it's $5,000 or $500,000, the publisher wants to know that you'll be an energetic partner in getting your book into the hands of the people who might want to read it.
Grandma, who was a unique person in all senses, also had a unique name her name was visilia we used to called her mama vashi because she was a caring, loving, and beautiful person, but mama vashi was not only beautiful on the outside, but also inside she had the biggest heart that a person can have. However, the oldest intact, european, bound book of the sort we are all used to reading nowadays is the st cuthbert gospel (also known as the stonyhurst gospel or the st cuthbert gospel of st john. You can tell the direction of any piece of writing by looking at the way the animals and people are facing - they look towards the beginning of the line the arrangement of glyphs was based partly on artistic considerations.
You love a person because he or she has lovable traits, but you accept everybody just because they're alive and human langston hughes's short story, thank you , m'am, emphasizes this point clearly. See history of writing ancient numbers for how the writing of numbers began there are many tablets found in euorope older than sumerian writtings, for example dispilio tablet in greece, and tartaria tablets in romania, both are about 2000 year earlier than mesoptamian one. Chronological list of the oldest known living person since 1955 this list is copied from the gerontology research group's list of the world's oldest person titleholders  as the oldest living person is usually a woman, a sequence of oldest women would be nearly redundant to this list. A pictograph, a pictorial representation of barley—presumably like the one you've drawn on the board -- is one of the signs we find on the oldest examples of writing from the region the first mesopotamian written representation of barley was a picture. If you have already referenced the author's name, all you need to include in the in-text citation is the page number for instance: according to pulitzer prize winning author dr jakki day, the key to strong writing is a strong story (57.
Today, i'm writing a post about speaking on a topic of a child it is one of the trickiest topic as non-native speakers rarely find anything to talk about a child so, i hope this post will help you learn some of the words and phrases. They know when you need to be taken care of and when you need to be let go to get stronger they're just a good and kindly person that tries to make everyone around them happierthey don't give up even when they are sad. Before writing: even poor bram's wikipedia page comes right out of the gate with the fact that, during his lifetime, he was better known for being an actor's personal assistant and manager of london's lyceum theatre than a writer, which just goes to show that even if you pen a genre-defining classic, your stint as an applebee's bartender is. Marks on a clay tablet fragment found in greece are the oldest known decipherable text in europe, a new study says considered magical or mysterious in its time, the writing survives only.
People can only hear you when they are moving toward you, and they are not likely to when your words are pursuing them even the choicest words lose their power when they are used to overpower attitudes are the real figures of speech. - the oldest known survivor of the nazi holocaust, alice herz-sommer, died at 109 and minus the two years in the concentration camp in terezin, she went on to live a fairly good life at 109, alice herz-sommer is known as the oldest known survivor of the nazi holocaust.
However, africa's oldest known writing system is over 6,000 years old by contrast, continental europe's oldest writing, greek, was not fully in use until c 1400 bc (a clay tablet found in iklaina, greece) and is largely derived from an older african script called proto-sinaitic. Writing introductions -- help writing admissions essays the introduction is the first sentence of your essay and it plays the dual role of setting the theme of your essay and engaging the reader. Describe an old person you admire you should say: who this person is how long you have known him/ her what qualities he/ she has and say why you admire him/ her.