Charlene C.

Villas AB - Psychology

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Amador Daguio – was a poet, novelist and teacher during the pre-war. He was best known for his fictions and poems. III. Characters Awiyao - a woman who was left by her husband because he had to marry
another woman

Lumay - the husband stated above Maludimay - Awiyao’s new wife IV. Setting Place – in the mountains somewhere in Philippines Time – a long time ago Atmosphere – sad, tense V. A. B. Plot Introduction The story opens with Awiyao entering his and Lumnay’s house. Conflict Things start heat up when Lumnay says sh does not want any other man. C. D. E. VI. Climax When Awiyao says he does not want any other woman. Denouement But they need to follow their tribe’s tradition. Resolution Awiyao has to go back to the wedding dance Theme For me, the message of the story is “ true love never dies”. Though Awiyao and Lumnay need to follow tradition, the readers can feel the between them.

many couple are now separating. Real Life In real life. .VII. Sometimes one the reason of this was they couldn’t have a child.

She then became a member of the U. mountain tribes V. She died in the year 1983 at the age of 66. Conflict Vicente abusing the children C.I. P. E. She stayed by her daughter's child until she fell asleep. Characters Vincent – a bus conductor. Setting Place – home. P. disguising as a tutor. Magnificence Author Estrella Alfon was a well-known Filipina author who wrote almost exclusively in English. Mother – president Oscar – son Young girl – daughter IV. II. Plot A. Resolution She asked the little girl to take a bath and change her clothes. III. As a Filipino writer. Introduction It began by introducing the characters and setting of the story. Climax the mother came down stairs and caught Vincente's act before he could harm the little girl. D. B. Denouement The woman was very much angry and slapped Vicente's face. . writers club and earned and was given the privileged post of National Fellowship in Fiction post at the U. Estrella Alfon lived her life of being a prolific writer who hailed from Cebu. Creative Writing Center.

Real Life Nowadays.VI. In first. many in the society are abusive and opportunist. VI. they showing they’re care just to get our trust but when they see an opportunity they will grab it as soon as they could. . Theme Strangers should never be trust.

At present his major occupation is writing. Nocturne for Piano and Heartstrings and More New Stories.” III. He was also named Most Prolific and Most Valuable Contributor of the Philippine Free Press for nine consecutive years. Setting Time . PNU. on II. In Manila and Hongkong V. He has published in all the major Philippine journals and his short stories are: Night Song and Other Tales. and Modern Love Stories. Introduction The writer began the his story by telling his job and experiences. Specials. Characters Reporter Gorgio/Peppo – a famous clown before but he became poor after he had an accident.I. Plot A. B. He hosts a popular weekly television program. Life is a three ring circus Jose A Quirino was born in Bayombong.About a dozen years ago. Loneliness Is a Volcano and New Stories. He has won three Stanvac awards for journalism in feature writing. J. Conflict When Gorgio got an accident C. and MLQU. He has also taught English in the PWU. Audience IV. Climax . Quirino as “the writingest writer of the Philippines. 1930. NVM Gonzalez has well described Mr.Q. Jose Quirino April 27. Nueva Vizcaya. He finished his law degree at Far Eastern University.

Theme For me. Real life This story are very common in real life.” VII. VI. Denouement When Gorgio said that all he want now is a one-ring circus after what happened to him.When the writer meets Peppo and found out that Peppo and Gorgio are the same clown that he met before D. E. Many rich people are turning into an ordinary people. . Resolution Gorgio chose to stay in circus however small it is. the theme for this was “There’s nothing permanent in life.

father of Alfredo and Carmen. B. Introduction It started the introduction of the characters and their situations. C.I. V.Benítez authored the first Filipino modern English-language short story. she was among the first generation of Filipinos trained in the American education system which used English as the medium of instruction. Born into the prominent Marquez family of Quezon province. Setting Time – Lenten season Place – Sta. Dead Stars II. Plot A. Paz Marquez Benites Born in 1894 in Lucena City. He is engaged to Esperanza. Calle Real. The other girl of Alfredo. III. Dead Stars. Quezon. Hometown of Salas. Don Julian – an old man. published in the Philippine Herald in 1925. Carmen – sister of Alfredo Judge Del Valle – father in law of Julia Salas Donna Adella – sister of Julia Salas Calixta – note – carrier Dionisio – husband of Carmen IV. house of Don Julian and Judge Del Valle. Conflict Love Triangle of Alfredo. Esperanza and Julia. Marquez . Church of Our Lady of Sorrow. Characters Alfredo Salazar – son of Don Julian. Climax . Esperanza – wife of Alfredo Julia Salas – sister in law of Judge del Valle. Cruz particularly in Calle Luz.

Resolution Alfredo married Esperanza. Denouement Alfredo finally chose to stay with his promise to Esperanza E. Real Life . the theme of this story was about “Being true to your heart or Being loyal to you promise” VII. VI. that Alfredo has been always with Julia while he was engaged to Esperanza. Theme For me. D.When Julia and Esperanza finally found out what Alfredo has been up to.

Sawit – new English supervisor Ms. Theresa’s College-Manila. Noel to be the next English supervisor.A. Author Gilda Cordero-Fernando is a multiawarded writer. Noel – English Teacher Mr. Sawit e. Obles – wife of the principal Ms. and an M. b. Plot a. c. Divinagracia IV. Sawit offered Ms. Buenaflor Mrs. The Visitation of the Gods II. De Dios Ms. publisher and cultural icon from the Philippines. d. 1932. has a B. III. She was born in Manila. Resolution Miss Noel stand her principle and dedication not only for his job but to her students as well. Setting Place – Pugad Lawin V. Gilda Cordero-Fernando was born on June 4.A. . Characters Ms.I. Climax When Mr. Denouement Miss Noel refused the offer of Mr. Conflict the pretensions of the teachers especially in elementary and high school levels when evaluators visit their school. from the Ateneo de Manila University. Introduction The story started by announcing the visitation of the supervisors. from St.

. that's why all the people in the school especially the teachers prepare for the visitation. Realism because the happenings in the story really happens in real life. In reality this really happens. The Dep ed heads visit a school and they observe it. because they want to look good and they want to impress the visitors.VI. VII. Just like what happen in the story. Miss Noel shows her dedication to her profession job and principles that no one can change it. The Gods here refers to the heads of the Department of Education who visit a school. Theme For me “Loving one’s job is a noteworthy” is the theme of this story. especially in public schools. Real Life The story of Visitation of the Gods who was written by Gilda Cordero Fernando shows realism.

Insight POVERTY One of the major problem in our country is poverty. multi-faced concept. however hunger can also be a cause of poverty. Millions needed jobs . There are many causes and effects of poverty. clean water. There is simply not space to accommodate all of the people living in our country. It is complicated. and therefore poverty. in what way you can help to our country n rapidly increasing of poverty rate? What are the causes and effects of it in our millions community. As a student. education and capital. sanitation. poverty means a lack of access to basic resources including food. it will cause many social problems. Another major problem facing our country is the population growth or rapid increasing of our population. is because of the poverty they encountered. in addition to that. Everyday in our life. The most obvious effect of poverty is hunger. Poverty does not have one clear definition. And because of it. including millions number of children die each year as a result of hunger. Also another cause of poverty in our country is unemployment in the Philippines is the unavailability of jobs provided with a growing population of about a 8 million. Millions of people. But for simple definition of it. especially among people who really suffer hunger and sickness. Poverty is a global issue. It cause the rapid use of our national resources.

one of the best ways to reduce poverty is to reduce behaviour that leads to poverty. But for last. If we have job. . we should start by studying hard for every student and get a quality education. This will lead us for better future having a job that fit to us. To help our country in the future.and only few can sure provide one. the unemployment rate will be reduce. the poverty we suffer in our country increase rapidly as population increasing. As time passes by. And unemployment cause less income for the family or even just no income at all resulting poverty.

People must provide for the drainage of water. hurricanes or cyclones. Floods. economic loss and environmental loss. Floods may also cause of millions of worth of damage to city. The causes of natural disasters are many. Lightning is the primary cause of fires. injuries. . tornadoes. Floods destroy drainage systems in cities. These are some causes and effects of natural disaster in our environment and society. heat waves and landslides. for example floods. Another way of preventing floods include placing sandbags along the riverbank to serve as levelized and placing large rocks on banks to prevent erosion. It can include loss of life. tsunami. always provide portable radio and lights so in case of emergency. drought and weather events which exist for property damage and crops loss. And for safety.NATURE OF CALAMITIES Are you aware on our environment? What are the nature of calamities? A natural disaster which is a major adverse event resulting from the earth’s natural hazards. Floods make an enormous impact on the environment and society. earthquakes. which are the most common natural disaster affecting large areas here in our country. Fires. you can listen for updates. both evicting people from their homes and running businesses. causing raw sewage to spill out into bodies of water. volcanoes eruptions.

Society loses when investing in new jails rather than paying employees’ higher wages. A study proven that society pays over twice the average household income for one inmates incarceration. neighborhood and at our local schools. taxpayers pay more to keep criminals safe well and fed. There are so many ways to take control and help prevent crimes in our home. It has tremendous effects on society and the people within it as a whole. Also crimes set people’s being paranoid and depressive behavior associated with the effects of crimes. . Because of crimes rather increasing number of crimes authorities should have something to do about it. Make sure all the youth in barangay have positive ways to spend their spare time. set up neighborhood watch on a community patrol. Crime is an action or commission that constitutes an offense that may be prosecuted by the state and punishable by law. Crime happens in many forms and it has different effects.INCREASING NUMBER OF CRIMES Crime is one of the major problems in our country. And the most important is the building partnership with the authorities. there are illegal activities. This means that instead of that money being invested in prevention through higher wages on better education.

they still need to established the factors that generate the corrupt behavior of an individual especially government officials. as a student and youth of our country. in order to achieve the desired outcomes. Over use of power by Government Officials. Although there are some organizations or groups of people still fighting against corruption.CORRUPTION Political corruption is one of the major problem here in our country. corruption also increases the cost of the business of through the price of illicit payments themselves. in the private sectors. I still want to suggest that in every election always choose to have responsible people that someday may become a responsible leader. companies. For illegitimate private gain. In our economic status. government officials use the people’s taxes they paid for their personal use only. For me. It also generates economic distortions in the public sector. by diverting public investments into capital projects where bribes and kickbacks are more plentiful. . And because of this illegal activities. people suffer especially among living in squatter’s area suffered from it. These is the general problem in our country need to be eliminated. national activities as well as the global one. These publics and privates evil activities represented by corruption affects individuals. fields of activity. In the fight against it.

communities and families have to strengthen the education of the children and help them to cultivate right ways and ideas of life. . is the peer influences. These illegal activities and behavior of youth or by children causes and correlates of crimes. fail to structure their behavior and do not reward or punish appropriately. Typically. Children of divorced parents often face emotional conflicts regarding their allegiance to either one or both of their parents. Second is the family influence. There are parents who give poor directions to children. There are several factors that causes to youth to involve in this delinquency.JUVENILE DELINQUENCY Another tremendous problem here in our country is the juvenile delinquency. Schools. First. They also face difficulty in understanding their parents. which can be enormous factor in the development of delinquent behavior. it is a person who is typically under the age of 18 and commits an act that otherwise would have been charged as crime. For me. the best way to solve this problem is that our government should set standards or ban the poor quality problems of televisions and films. We are constantly reminded that there are problems with juvenile violence.

While the gangas are beating. they were having a hard time letting go while they deeply in love to each other. Awiyao ang Lumnay. Lumnay despite of being in love to his husband agreed to divorce just to give Awiyao a chance to find happiness with another woman and to have a son. Then Lumnay decided to go back to the wedding and question the unwritten law. He found Lumnay in the darkest part of the house.Summary Wedding dance The story started with a married couple. Because the tribes tradition. who were separating. so Awiyao has to marry Maludimay in order to have a child and to follow the tradition tribe despite the fact that he still in love with Lumnay. . They can’t have a child. she realized she loved Awiyao so much and she would rather lose him and happy having a child with others than to see him miserable with her without having a son. if the couple could not bear a child together they need to separate in order for a man to find a woman who could bear him a son who can continue his name in his tribe. But before she reached the place. Awiyao decided to back home because he couldn’t find Lumnay in his wedding. They talked and reminisced when they were once a couple.

Mother took the girl a bath and burned the pencils given by Vicente. He asked the boy to take a glass of water. The young girl left with Vicente.Magnificence The story started with Vicente coming in the house to tutor the two children with their school works. Vicente was early than usual time. The family trust him to handle their son and daughter with their studies. she slapped Vicente until he ran away. The mother and Vicente met in a association meeting. Oscar and the young girl. Vicente offered his service to tutor the two children. The mother saw what was about to happen when she go downstairs. Vicente promised the two student that he would be bring pencils to each of them. He is a bus conductor and willing to give his vacant time at night to tutor the children. She asked the children to go to their room. . After the meeting. One evening. After the children go upstairs. She got frightened to Vicente when he took the girl on his lap and got away. where the mother was the president.

he had an business trip to the town of Julia. But Alfredo chose to be Esperanza. and he married her. He met Julia Salas at judge’s house. Everyone views them as a ideal couple. They got understanding but Julia discovered that Alfredo was engaged to Esperanza.Dead Star Dead star is a love story about Alfredo who has a fiancé. Then 8 years later. Esperanza. Alfredo got confused between what he feels for Julia and his commitment to his future wife. He was surprised that there is no more feelings for Julia. . But his passion for Esperanza has faded and Julia catched his attention and got attracted to her. They have been engaged for how many years. Esperanza. He visited Julia who is not yet married. He compared Julia to a dead stars.

The teaching staff were been very busy preparing the students and the school facilities just to impress the visitors. Ms. The superintendents visited Pugad Lawin for some evaluation. Mr. the new English supervisor offered her to be the next English supervisor. Noticing that there is no improvement in the public school whenever there’s a evaluation from division. Noel was in charge to check the other teacher from what they had assigned.The Visitation of the Gods The short story is about the reality of administration of the public schools. sawit. She stands her principles and dedicated to her job. . But Miss Noel declined the offer.

the famous clown. the journalist was taking Gorgio’s advice. The second ring is for being a father of a highly respected family. The other day. His wife died and his children migrated to America. successful career and a better individual. He met the journalist and had an interview with him. He saw Peppo. career.Life is a Three Ring Circus The story is about the ups down of Gorgio. He has a new wife. When the journalist was in Hongkong. He said that his life was a three ring circus. he read a news that Gorgio got an accident. younger than him. A weeks after. . He met the journalist and had an interview with him. He will set his second ring in his circus. a little circus arrived. Peppo and Gorgio are one. And the third one being himself alone. He interviewed Gorgio to what happened to him. how small it is or how cheap it is. After Gorgio’s operation his savings and properties was gone. Gorgio had a respectful family. doing an article about provincial life. He said that all he want now is a one ring circus. The one ring is for Gorgio the famous clown.

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