A lot of teachers can be fun and you end up learning nothing. But this class you actually learn and interact with other students and enjoy being there at the same time. I sound like a commercial ad. But in… Continue Reading →
Source: All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven, page 277. Quote: “I am disappearing. Maybe I’m already gone.” Context: Finch describes his anxiety and depression as quicksand. Past these few chapters, this is where he starts to sink deeper into that quicksand. In… Continue Reading →
Source: All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven, page 304. Context: “as a black hole passes through space, it engulfs everything that comes too close to it,” In their words: “to swallow up in or as in a gulf; submerge:” https://www.dictionary.com/browse/engulf?s=t In my words: to swallow up in… Continue Reading →
Source: All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven, page 304. Context: “With the cameras rolling, he walks toward the center describing Einstein’s general theory of relativity and goes into some facts,” In their words: “Physics. a theory, formulated essentially by Albert Einstein, that all motion must be defined relative to a frame of reference and that space and time are relative, rather than absolute concepts: it consists of two principal parts.” In my words: A theory by Albert Einstein. … Continue Reading →
Source: All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven, page 104. Context: “Decca, as usual, is eating like a small, ravenous horse, and for once I’m doing my share of shoveling it in.” In their words: “extremely hungry; famished; voracious:” – https://www.dictionary.com/browse/ravenous In my words: Really Hungry.