Time
7852 words 16 pages

Time is an illusion because there is no real truth to it. It has never been proven to exist. It was made up by the Romans or the Babylonians thousands of years ago so farmers could meet on a hill top at 1 in the afternoon because one farmers wife had a hair appointment at […]

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Millennials
530 words 2 pages

A generation of people that are believed to be born within the sass’s to early sass’s. Millennial have developed work characteristics and tendencies from doting parents, structured lives, and contact with diverse people. Millennial are used to working in teams and want to make friends with people at work. Millennial employees work well with diverse […]

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Before You Were Mine and Stealing
1268 words 3 pages

After reading ‘Before You Were Mine’ once I found it hard to understand exactly what this poem is about. But after reading it several more times, I think it is about Duffy Standing in Georges Square and trying to think or imaging what her mother would have been doing at that moment or place, ten […]

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Boredom Analysis
477 words 1 page

Can Boredom lead to trouble? Can boredom lead to trouble? Unfortunately, we must admit that it is true. Boredom usually occurs when you have nothing to do and when there is lack or no interest involved in the situation that is presented. You are bored because you are stuck in an instance that you don’t […]

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Gatto Against the School Critique
863 words 2 pages

What is ennui? Harmonizing to John Taylor Gatto. ennui is destroying the modern twenty-four hours society’s schooling. Gatto is convinced that we ourselves is to fault for ennui. and believes everyone should be able to entertain themselves. “How public instruction cripples our childs. and why” . written by John Taylor Gatto. is papered with groundss. […]

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Student Passivity: a Response
379 words 1 page

In John J. Macionis’ essay entitled “Student Passivity” the author sets forth an opinion that in today’s classrooms, students are often passive participants in the learning process due to several factors. Macionis blames the advent of television, lack of parents who encourage their children to learn, a student’s apathy and even the school system itself […]

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Complacency in the workspace
1113 words 3 pages

There are many things in the workplace that can be repetitive and that can cause you to be complacent. Being complacent can cause you to lack attention to detail in the simplest areas. Now being complacent and not paying attention are both reasons why you should not be on the phone, why you are on […]

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Popular Questions About Boredom

Why boredom is bad for you?
Boredom also appears to have a strong link with depression. In some cases, constant boredom may lead to depression, but you may also be chronically bored from having this mental health condition. Untreated depression is linked to an increased risk of heart disease.
What is the main cause of boredom?
Boredom is similar to mental fatigue and is caused by repetition and lack of interest in the details of our tasks (such as tasks that require continuous attention, waiting at the airport, prisoners locked in cells). Any experience that is predictable and repetitive becomes boring.Jun 16, 2017
Is boredom a real word?
The feeling of being bored or uninterested in what you're doing is boredom. ... The word boredom comes from something called a "boring tool", a kind of drill that works slowly and repetitively; around 1768, bore, meaning "be tiresome," became a popular slang term, and boredom followed.