- Folkeskole 10. klasse
- Engelsk FS10
Novelle: Engelsk Erindring om Raceadskillelse - "I, too, Am American"
Opgaven handler raceadskillelse i USA, og de sortes kamp for frihed. Historien er skrevet som en erindring, hvor en kvinde beskriver en oplevelse fra hendes barndom. Den er skrevet i Engelsk FS10.
Opgaven var uden nogen stavefejl, med et fint sprog, som fangede læseren.
I, too, am American
"Let America be America again. Let it be the dream it used to be. Let America be the dream the dreamers dreamed. Let it be that great strong land of love where never kings connive nor tyrants scheme that any man be crushed by one above. O, let my land be a land where Liberty Is crowned with no false patriotic wreath, but opportunity is real, and life is free, Equality is in the air we breathe.
America never was America to me.
I remember it as if it was yesterday. My mother woke me up in the morning. She looked a bit tired. Most of the day and evenings she was away, working at the factory down town. She served me breakfast, always oatmeal every day. But I didn’t complain.
The kitchen smelled of different spices, and the old carpet on the floor had stenches after my mother had spilled coffee nearly every morning. We had two dogs, Mel and Molly. They were playing around outside most of the time."... Køb adgang for at læse mere