Apr 26 in class writing

1.The reality show follows the lives of Bruce and Kris Jenner’s combined family, and most of the episodes focus on the three oldest daughters, Kourtney, Kim, and Khloe Kardashian.

2.Bruce Jenner was famous for breaking the world record and winning a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Olympics; moreover, his sons from a  previous marriage, Brandon, and Brody, have also appeared on their own reality shows.

3.The Kardashians’ father, the late attorney Robert Kardashian, was famous for representing O.J.Simpson; on the other hand, his daughters gained recognition as American socialites.

4. In spite of Kim’s scandal due to her national spotlight in 2007 after a sex-tape scandal and resulting Playboy appearance; the Kardashian fame grew into a profitable reality series.

5. The show depicts the daily routine of the Kardashians; and spin- off shows feature Kourtney, Kim, and Khloe’s attempts to build their line of fashion boutiques.

6.The Kardashians’ behavior at first seemed outrageous; therefore, they are a loving family.

7. The Kardashians squabble like typical siblings, and, Kris, the mother, holds the family together.

8. Kim’s $10 million wedding to pro basketball player Kris Humphries in 2011 as seen by an estimated 10.5 million viewers; however, his marriage lasted only 72 days.

Apr 24 in class writing

The image of women in Star Wars: The Force Awakens is brave, smart and indomitable. She was left by her family on a plant, but she believes that one day, her family will come to pick her, even in the end her family did not. Moreover, she is smart, she can drive spaceship, which is not everyone can do in Star Wars, and she knows how to repair and maintenance of spaceship. Thus, she is clever. Furthermore, she is brave. She did not afraid when she is fighting with the strongest evil role, who can use force, which is a superpower in Star Wars.    

   

Apr 19th in class writing

Activity 1:

For a long time, my stepson, Jonathan, was unhappy to have me as part of his family, for he resented that he didn’t have both biological parents at home. I tried to get to know him better, but he would complain that I invade his privacy. As a newcomer, I understood that out relationship would require effort from both of us, It was not enough that I was friendly. Jonathan also had to want us to be friends, and I was not happy with the two of us being strangers, but I could wait for him to feel more comfortable around me.

Activity 2:

Anne Marie collects antique bottles and love to turn them into works of art. She will buy bottles if she likes them, but she prefers to find them on the ground. She will find bottles everywhere, but she picks them selectively. However, she has the best luck at construction sites on old farmland, where she spends most of her time. Often, bottles appear on the surface after a good rain, but they disappear very soon She will use special tools for excavating bottles, including a set of brushes, She does not want to break the bottles as she removes them from the ground. Ater finding a new bottle. Anne Marie will add it to her display case and hung on the wall as an artistic piece(Mangelsdorf, 2013, p.411).

 

Smell a Rat: I feel dangerous

Horse Around:you play carefully and roughly

For the Birds: do not make any sense

Lemon: you cheat on someone, who trust you

Fishy: suspicious