Expectations For English Class

I’m really pleased to be taking English this year. I have areas where I want to grow and others where I can improve. This year, I have two major objectives for my class. With the assistance of my instructor and classmates, I’d like to make the most of this session. The first goal I have … Read more

Not White Just Right

In Rachel Jones essay Not White Just Right, Jones emphases why it is so important to master Standard English. The benefits from knowing Standard English are the ability to escape poverty, equal opportunity for all, and career success. Jones was a poor black girl from Cairo, Illinois, with no real future. But by learning to … Read more

The Importance and Difficulty of Teaching English

“In the world were over seven thousand languages have exisisted, one language had become dominate. This dominant language is English. ” “In the majority of countries throughout the world speak English as their second or first language, no longer just America or England. ” English has taken many forms, American English, the Queen’s English, Australian, … Read more

The English Teacher

What about our own roots? Krishnan’s journey in R K Narayan’s The English Teacher [1] . . . something has been drained from the adult heart. Belief in the miraculous closes down [2] Krishnan, the central character of R. K. Narayan’s The English Teacher, undertakes an emotional, intellectual, and spiritual journey during the course of … Read more