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Englisch Abitur 2021 Crooked Letter Crooked Letter : Published in 2010, Tom Franklin's Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter is a literary crime novel centered around two unsolved murders that connect past and present. The novel follows Silas Jones, a black constable in a small town in Mississippi, and Larry Ott, the white suspect in a decades-old, unsolved murder. Silas and Larry grew up alongside each other and developed a tentative friendship that the two grown men explore through flashbacks. When another teenaged girl goes missing and Larry becomes the prime suspect, Silas and Larry must confront the unresolved issues of their past. The winner of the Crime Writer's Association Gold Dagger Award, Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter explores repressed memories, racial tensions, and the true nature of friendship. Gran Torino: "Gran Torino," directed by Clint Eastwood, is a very moving and captivating drama. It's a simple story about tolerance and cultural differences, but also one of hope, self-sacrifice, and unlikely friendships. A former auto worker at Ford, Walt Kowalski has just had to put his longtime wife to rest when the story opens. From his scowl, it looks as if he would like to join her. Instead he sits on his front porch chugging can after can of cheap beer in the company of his yellow Labrador, Daisy,...

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while watching the world at a safe distance with a squint and a stream of bitter commentary. The remaining members of his family, including two sons with big houses, big cars, big waistlines, have no choice but to let him stew alone Walt Kowalski: -white old man -distance to his chiildren and grandchildren -former worker at Ford -very conservative; used to live next to people with same ethnic background -racial prejudices, talks very insultingly -few friends -fought for his country(AMERICA) in the Korean War - isnt afraid of the use of violence to handle certain situatons -hides his sickness(CANCER) from his fam -spends most oft he time on his own -his behavior is stereotypically masculine 1 Getting in touch with his Hmong neighbours changes him dramatically; realises he has more in common with them as he thought; becomes a role model and a person of authority for especially Thao but also Sue Walt racism: -his intolerance and racism is fed by his past as a soldier calls the Asians GOOKS; ZIPPERHEADS -very old fashioned/ traditional Moments of belonging: -on his porch with his dog & beer - his Gran Torino ( shows proud and amercian love aswell) -getting a haircut and chatting with his old friend, Martin, the barber or the worker at the construction shop Walt is very proud of being american( nationalsim) .He also shows character traids that refer to patriotism. As a former War veteran he is not afraid of violence and in paticular the use of guns. Sense of belonging for Sue and Thao Thao -family (but they don't take him serious) -Walt; kind of looks up to him -is a loner( no friends)—he is fine with that --doesn't want to join the gang (had the chance to get friends) Relationship Walt and Sue / Thao 2 Sue -family -neighbourhood -Walt -white boy( --date) -asian community SEEMS TO BE INTEGRATED IN BOTH WORLDS (AMERICAN AND HMONG) Walt and Sue -kind of close friends? (WALLY) -mutual understanding & respect -interested in each other -maybe father role? Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter: Socioeconomic background: Background chances Quest Larry Success Lower-middle-class white fam no financial problems Chances are good; stable family life No financial problems Larry Wants to have friends and girlfriend Wants to feel wanted Fails Walt and Thao -Walt feels somehow superior -Walt= Role model ? 3 -Waltz tries to understand and help Thao --SPENDS TIME WITH HIM;TEACHES AND PROTECTS HIM Silas Black-lower-class Illegitimate child Problematic Can they fulfil their dreams? Even though Larry hast he best starting point, his qualities are useless in his peer group, whereas Cindy and Silas, being far less privileged, suceed at becoming accepted at school The quest of belonging: relationship w/mother Cindy Disadvantaged - rely Disadvantaged – on his athletic needs to rely on her physical apperance qualities -- scholarship Silas Wants to accepted by other kids & society Alcoholic stepfather succeeds Cindy Looking for love or approval Wants to get away from Cecil and her mom Cindy seems tob e accepted by her peers Their role at school and among their peers: Silas Good basketball player Popular Larry Outsider Nerd Weird No sports; no girlllls HE WAS WEIRD/ SNAKE IN SCHOOL English as a global language: Why did English become the international language? -air traffic control, international travelers,global superpower USA, British Empire, Treaty of Versailles, mass communication and media, cold war, most common language online, Shakespear Cindy Pretty girl, yet rebellious Meets a lot of boys Popular Drinks/smokes GETS CALLED A SLUT Chinese 1.39 Billion Hindu 588 M Englisch 527M Lingua franca relies on economic, cultural and military dominance (in future China, Russia and India) English will change, language will get shorter because of texting; neologisims Immigration: -Fist Europeans to come to America were mainly from UK, Spain, France& Netherlands -Desire to escape from religious, political or economic oppression + believe that America would offer a better life -peak periods of immigration: mid 19th century, early 20th century and post 1965 -America once saw itself as a meeting point in which these immigrants gave up their way of life, language and culture and became part of a MONOCULTURAL American nation US system of government :a system of checks and balances Germany USA Presidential democracy President is directly voted by people Seperation of power Checks and balances-no one can abuse its power President=4year-term-reelection once Click LINKS to find out more an LEGISLATIVE CONGRESS AGENCIES Checks on power CABINET EXECUTIVE Parliamentary democracy Bundestag elects kanzler (chancellor) Fusion of power-act togehter Chancellor = four-year term-reelection more than once PRESIDENT EXEC OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT 5 VICE- PRESIDENT JUDICIAL SUPREME COURT LOWER COURTS INDEPENDENT AGENCIES Impeachment against Trump: Whistleblower said that Trump said during a phone call with the president of ukraine(Selenski) if he helps him with something he would get advantages by the presidential elections in 2020. Republicans rejected the impeachment

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Englisch Abitur 2021 Crooked Letter Crooked Letter : Published in 2010, Tom Franklin's Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter is a literary crime novel centered around two unsolved murders that connect past and present. The novel follows Silas Jones, a black constable in a small town in Mississippi, and Larry Ott, the white suspect in a decades-old, unsolved murder. Silas and Larry grew up alongside each other and developed a tentative friendship that the two grown men explore through flashbacks. When another teenaged girl goes missing and Larry becomes the prime suspect, Silas and Larry must confront the unresolved issues of their past. The winner of the Crime Writer's Association Gold Dagger Award, Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter explores repressed memories, racial tensions, and the true nature of friendship. Gran Torino: "Gran Torino," directed by Clint Eastwood, is a very moving and captivating drama. It's a simple story about tolerance and cultural differences, but also one of hope, self-sacrifice, and unlikely friendships. A former auto worker at Ford, Walt Kowalski has just had to put his longtime wife to rest when the story opens. From his scowl, it looks as if he would like to join her. Instead he sits on his front porch chugging can after can of cheap beer in the company of his yellow Labrador, Daisy,...

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while watching the world at a safe distance with a squint and a stream of bitter commentary. The remaining members of his family, including two sons with big houses, big cars, big waistlines, have no choice but to let him stew alone Walt Kowalski: -white old man -distance to his chiildren and grandchildren -former worker at Ford -very conservative; used to live next to people with same ethnic background -racial prejudices, talks very insultingly -few friends -fought for his country(AMERICA) in the Korean War - isnt afraid of the use of violence to handle certain situatons -hides his sickness(CANCER) from his fam -spends most oft he time on his own -his behavior is stereotypically masculine 1 Getting in touch with his Hmong neighbours changes him dramatically; realises he has more in common with them as he thought; becomes a role model and a person of authority for especially Thao but also Sue Walt racism: -his intolerance and racism is fed by his past as a soldier calls the Asians GOOKS; ZIPPERHEADS -very old fashioned/ traditional Moments of belonging: -on his porch with his dog & beer - his Gran Torino ( shows proud and amercian love aswell) -getting a haircut and chatting with his old friend, Martin, the barber or the worker at the construction shop Walt is very proud of being american( nationalsim) .He also shows character traids that refer to patriotism. As a former War veteran he is not afraid of violence and in paticular the use of guns. Sense of belonging for Sue and Thao Thao -family (but they don't take him serious) -Walt; kind of looks up to him -is a loner( no friends)—he is fine with that --doesn't want to join the gang (had the chance to get friends) Relationship Walt and Sue / Thao 2 Sue -family -neighbourhood -Walt -white boy( --date) -asian community SEEMS TO BE INTEGRATED IN BOTH WORLDS (AMERICAN AND HMONG) Walt and Sue -kind of close friends? (WALLY) -mutual understanding & respect -interested in each other -maybe father role? Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter: Socioeconomic background: Background chances Quest Larry Success Lower-middle-class white fam no financial problems Chances are good; stable family life No financial problems Larry Wants to have friends and girlfriend Wants to feel wanted Fails Walt and Thao -Walt feels somehow superior -Walt= Role model ? 3 -Waltz tries to understand and help Thao --SPENDS TIME WITH HIM;TEACHES AND PROTECTS HIM Silas Black-lower-class Illegitimate child Problematic Can they fulfil their dreams? Even though Larry hast he best starting point, his qualities are useless in his peer group, whereas Cindy and Silas, being far less privileged, suceed at becoming accepted at school The quest of belonging: relationship w/mother Cindy Disadvantaged - rely Disadvantaged – on his athletic needs to rely on her physical apperance qualities -- scholarship Silas Wants to accepted by other kids & society Alcoholic stepfather succeeds Cindy Looking for love or approval Wants to get away from Cecil and her mom Cindy seems tob e accepted by her peers Their role at school and among their peers: Silas Good basketball player Popular Larry Outsider Nerd Weird No sports; no girlllls HE WAS WEIRD/ SNAKE IN SCHOOL English as a global language: Why did English become the international language? -air traffic control, international travelers,global superpower USA, British Empire, Treaty of Versailles, mass communication and media, cold war, most common language online, Shakespear Cindy Pretty girl, yet rebellious Meets a lot of boys Popular Drinks/smokes GETS CALLED A SLUT Chinese 1.39 Billion Hindu 588 M Englisch 527M Lingua franca relies on economic, cultural and military dominance (in future China, Russia and India) English will change, language will get shorter because of texting; neologisims Immigration: -Fist Europeans to come to America were mainly from UK, Spain, France& Netherlands -Desire to escape from religious, political or economic oppression + believe that America would offer a better life -peak periods of immigration: mid 19th century, early 20th century and post 1965 -America once saw itself as a meeting point in which these immigrants gave up their way of life, language and culture and became part of a MONOCULTURAL American nation US system of government :a system of checks and balances Germany USA Presidential democracy President is directly voted by people Seperation of power Checks and balances-no one can abuse its power President=4year-term-reelection once Click LINKS to find out more an LEGISLATIVE CONGRESS AGENCIES Checks on power CABINET EXECUTIVE Parliamentary democracy Bundestag elects kanzler (chancellor) Fusion of power-act togehter Chancellor = four-year term-reelection more than once PRESIDENT EXEC OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT 5 VICE- PRESIDENT JUDICIAL SUPREME COURT LOWER COURTS INDEPENDENT AGENCIES Impeachment against Trump: Whistleblower said that Trump said during a phone call with the president of ukraine(Selenski) if he helps him with something he would get advantages by the presidential elections in 2020. Republicans rejected the impeachment