Category / Commonplace Book

  • May 4, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Final Project: Mapping Commonplaces

    Introduction to Web Page For my College Writing class this semester I had to research and visit a location of my choice in order to end up making a huge individual project. The certain locations available were in a class Google Maps and the commonplace I decided to choose was The Shiloh Baptist Church in […]

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  • April 27, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 15

    Macklemore is a famous rap artist that has many emotional songs. One of them is Same Love and the lyrics above are from that song. In the song he supports gay people and he explains how it doesn’t matter what you end up growing to be because at the end it doesn’t matter other people’s […]

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  • - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 14

    These lyrics are from Bruno Mars song It Will Rain. This quote “but they’re just afraid of something they can’t understand” can to be applied many individuals daily lives due to the fact that many people get scared when reality hits them instead of solving the issues presented. Instead of trying to understand the problem […]

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  • April 20, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 13

    In this image FC Barcelona player Sergio Busquets gives out his opinion on what his position is to him. It relates to the real life because there are jobs that are tough and dirty work is necessary in order to make a business work. Those individuals that have the dirty work make it easier for […]

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  • April 12, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 12

    This is a video of the highlights of the Champions League game between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. The two teams faced each other in the first leg of the quarterfinals in Germany and next week will be the second leg at Spain. Both teams are extremely good and title favorites for the Champions League […]

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  • April 6, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 11

    This is an image of Theodore Bagwell (T-Bag), on of the main characters of the Prison Break series. In this image he is in prison once again after Michael and Lincoln put him there in the season four finale. The interesting things from this is the quote in the picture. It says, “We are captives […]

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  • March 28, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 10

    This is a quote from soccer player Andrea Pirlo. With this quote he is trying to be a role model by saying that you should always keep doing their best under any circumstance. It doesn’t matter what you are doing, what matters is that you accomplish your goals by the end. Life is a marathon […]

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  • March 23, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 9

    During Spring Break I went back home to the Dominican Republic to spend time with my family for the week. I arrived there on Saturday night because in my connecting flight from Newark to Santo Domingo the plane’s navigational system was damaged and we couldn’t fly above the ocean, so after around two hours flying […]

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  • March 22, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 8

    This is a video of a famous song called 7 years. It was written by Lukas Graham in 2015 and it is really inspirational. I like the lyrics of the song because it tells the story of a person and how they grew up to be who they are now. During the song, there are […]

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  • March 2, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 6

    Part 1:  The basketball rolled across the gym floor. In this sentence the main subject is basketball while the designated verb is rolled. The meaning of this sentence is to portray that there are basketballs rolling through the floor. In this sentence the relationship between the doer and the doing is that the verb describes […]

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