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The Tempest: Act 1, Scene 1 Summary & Commentary

Introduction to The Tempest “The Tempest” by William Shakespeare was first published in the collected edition of Shakespeare’s plays known as the “First Folio”. It is one of the most original and perfect of Shakespeare’s productions. It is a fine fusion of both the comic and tragic elements. It is a perfect example of universality of …

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The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost: Summary & Analysis

The Road not Taken by Robert Frost Introduction: We make choices every day. Some of them are small and trivial like deciding what to have for breakfast, while others such as deciding on a career are huge and potentially life-changing. Some decisions are simple to make whereas others are inherently difficult and require due deliberation. …

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The Sound Machine by Roald Dahl: Summary & Analysis

The Storyline / Plot Summary ‘The Sound Machine’ by Roald Dahl, published in his collection “The Complete Short Stories” in 1949, is about Klausner and his obsession with sounds. According to the protagonist, Klausner, there are sounds which are inaudible to the human ear and he wants to develop a machine which can record these …

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