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12 Angry Men

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Can anyone believe this? An entire movie, which is shot inside  a single room would become one of the classics, and yet become a top grosser?  Can a 1957  movie  still be relevant?  Is that possible? The answer is yes, and the celluloid classic is 12 Angry Men from the director Sidney Lumet, produced by Henry Fonda, who also starred in the lead character.  In one word this movie just stripped off the American Judiciary.  The movie begins with the Judge's order to deliberate a case of a young man who was acquiesced of stabbing his own father to death.   The Judge asks the members of Jury to give an unanimous verdict, and the poor boy's face fades out as the Juries assembles themselves inside their room.  Except only one of the juries all the members decide that the lad is guilty. Only one man differs and he argues with the fellow members and eventually lead to the acquittal of the lad.  What makes this film so special and very relevant even today is the way it handles the charac

Rhymes for children

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 Benefits of Teaching Rhymes to Kids Teaching rhymes helps children to build a sound phonological knowledge. The children practices phonemes. This helps in understanding language functions. Teaching these things by any other means would be a great trouble. Rhymes are life savers! With rhymes kids develop basic language abilities. So don’t let your kids miss this. Give them a lot of rhymes. Here we present Mrs. Preama’s rhymes. Mrs. Prema is a veteran English Teacher. She had served as a B.T. English, P.G.English and retired as a Head Master. She is popular among teachers for her sound ideas on education, innovative teaching methods and command over English Language. She has also translated Thirukkural into English. Malartharu deem it to be a great honour to share her writings. Hope they will be useful to millions of caring parents. Respect all Thank you Mummy for Tiffin Thank you Daddy for books Thank you Dobby for dress   Thank you Cobbler for sh

tronbrook: Way to worship

tronbrook: Way to worship : Let’s transform schools as holy as temples  - Mahakavi Bharathi.   Worship and prayer are the best medications for all t...