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In the short story "We Filipinos are Mild Drinkers," a peasant farmer struggles to provide hospitality sufficient to an American soldier's standards. Because the American soldier is in the Philippines with his troop to k...

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The central conflict of "Rip Van Winkle" involves competing visions of American society following the Revolution. In the story, Washington Irving reveals an America falling short of its romanticized vision. He presents t...

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The conflict in the short story "The Rocking-Horse Winner" by D.H. Lawrence stems from Hester's unhappiness with her marriage and her belief that more money will satisfy all her family's wants and desires. The story's co...

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The traditional values of Filipinos are family, strong religious faith, a high regard for self-esteem, and strong interpersonal relationships. Filipinos celebrate many cultural holidays and have many cultural foods such ...

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In literature, a major character is defined as a character that is central to the development and resolution of the story's conflict. Most of the action of the story happens around the major character or characters, and ...

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The five elements of a short story are character, plot, setting, conflict and theme. Short stories are works of fiction that are shorter than novels.

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The short story "The Voter" by Chinua Achebe is about old customs and monetary bribes colliding to rig a local village election, which looks at the relationship between African culture while exposing the conflict between...

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