Family Circle Cup

Family Circle Cup – kobiecy turniej tenisowy rangi WTA Premier zaliczany do cyklu WTA Tour. Rozgrywany na kortach ziemnych w amerykańskim Charleston. Początki turnieju sięgają roku 1973 roku, kiedy to zawody miały miejsce w Hilton Head. Po dwóch latach imprezę przeniesiono do Amelia Island, skąd po dwóch latach turniej powrócił do Hilton Head i pozostał aż do 2000 roku. Od 2001 roku impreza...

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A letter from parents to a host family in USA

Dear Sirs,

We are very glad that you will undertake to take care on our son Adam while he is in the United States on a 10 month CET program. We are convinced that he will make no difficulties to you. We believe that you will do your best and will lavish attention on him, particularly at the beginning of his stay...

A letter to a host family in USA

Dear Father and Mother of a Host Family

The posibility of spending 10 months with You is a true pleasure for me. Let me introduce myself. I come from a medium-size town Zawiercie. For the last year I have been living in a capital city Warsaw but I have been living for some time in Katowice and Kołobrzeg too...

Career or a family life

When people are very young and have good qualifications, ambitions, they often want to be successful in their jobs, they want to earn much money and get promoted more frequently. A lot of them don’t have enough time to meet someone special and to meet his/her family. They often don’t remember about mothers and...

The strangest family

The strangest family... Hmm, maybe it will sound a little bit crazy but my family behave sometimes very strange and it obviously scares me! Perhaps it seems to be normal, but generally we have lots of wired habits.

We're not one of those patalogical families, because noone harms any other member of my family. Oh...

Three generations under the same roof. What conflicts occur in this kind of family?

In the beginning I would like to sort my reflection in two parts:-In first part I will show the negative parts of living in that kind of family. -In second part I will show the positive parts. I'll show the examples from my own and my friends live too.

Let's start!

The living in the same roof with your parents...

What do you think about a regular family?

In everybody's life childhood is if a special importance. It is said that childhood should suffice for the whole life. It is obvious that a happy child needs love and harmony in its family. However, not only children draw profit from a regular and complete family, but also women and men, mothers and fathers.

Any...

My family

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vigorous - żywiołowy, energiczny

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rely on - polegać na

glad - zadowolony

kindergarten – przedszkole

graduation – ukończenie studiów

tutelary – opiekuńcza

keen on – jest zafascynowany

conversational - rozmowny

be indebted - zawdzięczać

My future plans - wypracowanie

Most people have their future plans, dreams, things which they want to realize some day. Everyone dreams about interesting and satisfactory job with good salary, loving family, beautiful house and many friends. Future plans are often an escape from usual live for us.

I often reflect on what kind of person I would...

Is it important to divide duties on set rules concerning everyday life in the family?

I think that is very important to divide duties. When only one person cleans all house is more tired and it takes more time. It’s cause conflicts in family. So it is more fear. For example: Woman cooks and washes. Man does the vacuuming and cleans a car, sometimes he also repairs broken things at home. Children...

DEHUMANIZACJA

Zanikanie głębszych wartości humanistycznych w kulturze, działalności człowieka (szczególnie w jego -*• pracy i -> czasie wolnym) oraz w stosunkach międzyludzkich, i związana z tym degradacja środowiska społeczno-kultu-rowego lub fizycznego niezgodna z -*• potrzebami człowieka i zagrażająca jego...

Cytaty ks. Jana Berthier MS Quotes by Fr. John Berthier MS

Cytaty ks. Jana Berthier MS Quotes by Fr. John Berthier MS „Najpiękniejszym obrazem ukazanym światu jest obraz Świętej Rodziny”. “The most beautiful painting shown to the world is the portrait of the Holy Family.” „Święta Rodzina jest jakby niebem na ziemi. Składa się z trzech osób, które jedynie ciało odróżniało od aniołów, a mówiąc dokładniej, jedna z tych osób była Bogiem, a dwie pozostałe były tak ściśle z Nim zjednoczone, że były ...

Jean Berthier, Founder of the Missionaries of the Holy Family (MSF)

Jean Berthier, Founder of the Missionaries of the Holy Family (MSF) 1. "Looking at Holy Family, we should form our own families and ourselves to have their thoughts, feelings and heart. We shall be able to judge people, events and things the way they did." 2. "Reminders, remarks or reprimands do not sanctify us but that we ought to be true imitators of the Jesus, Mary and Joseph. Imitation by getting to know the Holy Family through reading Sacred Scripture joined with prayer. It is prayer ...

People are slaves to the supermarkets.

People are slaves to the supermarkets. Nowadays it is almost impossible to find a person who has never done shopping in a supermarket. Due to the tax exemption introduced by the government, there is an innumerous amount of huge supermarkets in Poland which people at once have got accustomed to visit and spend there a lot of time. The phenomenon of supermarkets underlies in their tricks used to appeal the clients. Examples of such are: the arrangement of products, the bright illumination ...

School plays more important role than the family in shaping one's personality. Discuss.

School is the place where one spends considerable amount of life. It accompanies people from their childhood, up to adult years. Therefore, it strongly influences the development of one's personality. It may be said that the impact of school is much more significant than the family, but this thesis is not clearly obvious. One point in favour of that statement is that children spend even eight hours a day in school. If we subtract the time spent on sleeping, We realize that they spent more ...

Opis Księżnej Diany

Diana Spencer was the beautiful English princess who changed the picture of the Royal Family. She did not become the Queen of Britain, but to the people of the country she did become a ‘Queen of Hearts’. She grew up almost next door to the Royal Family. But she didn’t guess that one day she would be a princess too. Prince Charles was already a young man when she only a little girl. This story tells how they met and married. It tells how she brought new colour to the Royal Family, and ...

Small-town terror (2)

The coroner says young children - eight and nine years old - can earn $50 acting as drug lookouts. Typically, they take a few dollars for themselves and give the money to their family to pay the bills. If they survive, they move up the hierarchy, and when their business lives conflict, children start killing children. Little Rock police are now enforcing a 10 p.m. curfew to take teenagers off the streets. They're planning for more than 100 extra officers and have intensified comunity policing ...

Violence in family

Violence among family members is increasingly recognized as a major familiar and public health problem affecting the mental and physical health of the victim, of the perpetrator, and all of the other family members. Often violence includes women and children, but men can be victims of family violence as well. There are many types of abuse f.ex: physical abuse, sexual, emotional, economic or spiritual abuse. In my opinion all of them are very dangerous, but the worst is physical one I ...

Family Dinner

“Family Dinner” We all know that what and how we eat is very important. In my family, dinner, as the main meal, is a tradition, especially on Sunday. This day, free from work, is the best time to meet the whole family. I live only with my parents. My sister is married and lives with her husband in Bilgoraj. My brother is also married and lives with his wife in Lublin. So I, my mother and my father can't meet them during the week and talk to them. I have a grandfather too. He lives ...

Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia Nervosa is an illness that mainly affects adolescent girls. The most common features are loss of weight and a change in behavior. The weight loss may become severe and life threatening. The personality changes will be those of increasing seriousness and introversion and an increasing tendency to become obsessional. She will usually begin to lose contact with her friends. She will regress and appear to lose confidence. She may become less assertive, less argumentative and more ...

Christmas

Located in Central Europe, east of Germany, Poland is a land of intriguing traditions, superstitions, and legends. Its people have always combined religion and family closeness at Christmas time. Gift giving plays only a minor role in the rituals, emphasis being placed instead on making special foods and decorations. On Christmas Eve, so important is the first star of the night that it has been given the affectionate name of "little star" or Gwiazdka, in remembrance of the Star of ...