“Heart of Darkness” was written by Joseph Conrad and was first published in 1899 as a series of three stories in the Blackwood’s Magazine. Later, in 1902, it was issued as a separate book. Nowadays this book is considered to be classic and is included in modern pre-college reading program.
Main character of the story, the narrator, is named Charles Marlow. The entire book is based on his stories about a travel to Congo under the Belgian trading company. What is remarkable about the novel is that it contains true facts and some biographical episodes. J. Conrad spent a part of his life living in South Africa. The beauty of the jungle, as long as their darkness are shown very clearly.
When the question is about this wonderful and mysterious country, people call it England. But the full name of ‘Her Majesty” is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The beauty of this country can be observed on a group of islands, where the variety of nature landscapes is flashing all over. The territory of the land occupies Great Britain itself, Ireland and a number of small islands. Beautiful, mystifying and matchless England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland form the whole Great Britain kingdom.
Looking at the country on a map, you can see that it is separated from the whole world like some kind of a fortress by the English Channel. Moreover, the Irish, North and Norwegian Seas along with the North Channel and the Atlantic Ocean seem like some kind of guardians on the watch of their stunning and magic kingdom!
The profession of a teacher is one of the most responsible and vital among all. Being a good teacher is a real challenge for every person, who was brave enough to choose it. These people have a huge responsibility on their shoulders, because along with sharing their precious knowledge, they shape the lives of young and sensitive personalities. That is why all teachers should have one superior objective, that is to become real professionals in their field.
A good teacher is the one who does his best in order to make students want to improve their results and get them interested in the studying process. Teachers have to be very creative, as every child needs an individual approach. Moreover, it is an extremely difficult task to keep attention of a bunch of children.
A good teacher is the one who should be heart- and mind-open to his pupils, as he can work with young people of different backgrounds, ideas, religions and cultures. It is highly important to respect points of views of every child in the classroom.
What is Google? Where did this word come from? Let’s find it out. Google is named after the ‘googol’ which means ‘one with 100 “0”s’. Such a name reveals the main aim of the Google inventors to gather and work out as much information as possible and provide all users with the most comfortable and adequate search.
It is impossible to talk about Google and never mention the story of its creation. It is known, that in 1938 American mathematician Edward Kasner (1878–1955) was having a walk in the park with his little nephews and was discussing big numbers. While they were talking, they mentioned the number with one hundred “0”. One of the nephews suggested an idea to name it “googol”. In 1940 Edward Kasner together with James Newman wrote popular scientific book “New Names in Mathematics”, in which he told all math fans about the “googol”.
Wuthering Heights is a mysterious and unique novel. It was written by Emily Bronte under the pseudonym of Ellis Bell. The story takes place in the Yorkshire manor, that’s why the book`s title derives from that area. Wuthering Heights is unusual story about vibrant, passionate and tragic love of Catherine and Heathcliff. This story has a great number of different critical responses. Still, all critics agree that this novel has special amazing features, as it attracts more and more readers from all over the world. It helps readers pledge into the world of magic dreams and fantasy. First critical essays on Wuthering Heights appeared back in 1980′es. They are still actual nowadays, as the story can be applied to any time and conditions. Some critics consider relations between main characters as deep love, but others think it to be wild passion. The words of heroine Catherine Earnshaw considering the fact that love doesn’t always bind the hearts of two people, but can be a devastating feeling, express the main idea of the author.