Women gained the right to vote in 1920 with the passage of the 19 Amendment. On Election Day in 1920, millions of American women exercised this right for the first time. For almost 100 years, women (and men) had been fighting for women’s suffrage: They had made speeches, signed petitions, marched in parades and argued over and over again that women, like men, deserved all of the rights and responsibilities of citizenship.
"All in the Timing" is a collection of one-act plays written by David Ives. They were created and conceived throughout the late 1980s into the early 1990s, and although each short play stands on its own, they are often performed together. Here is a summary of the best plays from the collection. Sure Thing "Sure Thing," a 10-minute comedy by Ives, was created in 1988.
Hamlet themes cover a wide spectrum--from revenge and death to uncertainty and the state of Denmark, misogyny, incestuous desire, the complexity of taking action and more. Revenge in Hamlet Hamlet stages a play enacting his father's murder. Kean Collection - Staff/Archive Photos/Getty Images There are ghosts, family drama, and a vow of enacting revenge: Hamlet is all set to present a story with a tradition of bloody revenge…and then it doesn't.
As you know, native speakers of English tend to use a lot of phrasal verbs (sometimes called prepositional, multi-word verb, verbs) in everyday spoken English. In the area of money, there are many, many phrasal verbs about money that are used in both formal and informal situations. Read this short paragraph using phrasal verbs about money in context.
So, you're a substitute teacher and are faced with the difficult task of dealing with a classroom of students whom you do not know. You have little to no information about classroom setup or work students are expected to do. You do not know if you will be walking into a friendly or hostile environment.
Erich von Ludendorff, 1865-1937, German General Born in Posen, Prussia, Erich von Ludendorff was an example of the Prussian military elite that dominated Germany from the unification of Germany by Bismark until unseated by the rise of Hitler. He joined the army in 1883, when aged 18, joining the general staff in 1894.