Steel trusses of various designs rise from the topmost concrete roof beam. The trusses are welded to stubs of rebar protruding through and well anchored in the concrete roof beam. One reader suggests that this is inadequate.
Literature of the Philippines and Suyat The Philippine literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved throughout the centuries. It had started with traditional folktales and legends made by the ancient Filipinos before Spanish colonization.
The literature of the Philippines illustrates the Prehistory and European colonial legacy of the Philippines, written in both Indigenous and Hispanic writing system.
Most of the traditional literatures of the Philippines were written during the Spanish period, while being preserved orally prior to Spanish colonization. Philippine literature is written in SpanishEnglishor any indigenous Philippine languages.
His greatest work, the Florante at Laura is considered as his greatest work and one of the masterpieces of Philippine literature.
Balagtas wrote the epic during his imprisonment. There have been proposals to revive all indigenous ethnic scripts or suyat in the Philippines, where the ethnic script of the ethnic majority of the student population shall be taught in public and private schools.
The proposal came up after major backlash came about when a bill declaring the Tagalog baybayin as the national script of the country.
The bill became controversial as it focuses only on the traditional script of the Tagalog people, while dismissing the traditional scripts of more than ethnic groups in the country. The new proposal that came after the backlash cites that if the ethnic majority is Sebwano, then the script that will be taught is badlit.
If the ethnic majority is Tagalog, then the script that will be taught is baybayin. If the ethnic majority is Hanunuo Mangyan, then the script that will be taught is hanunu'o, and so on. The formative years of Philippine cinema, starting from the s, were a time of discovery of film as a new medium of expressing artworks.
Scripts and characterizations in films came from popular theater shows and Philippine literature. The advent of the cinema of the Philippines can be traced back to the early days of filmmaking in when a Spanish theater owner screened imported moving pictures.
In the s, Philippine cinema brought the consciousness of reality in its film industry. Nationalistic films became popular, and movie themes consisting primarily of war and heroism and proved to be successful with Philippine audiences. The s saw the first golden age of Philippine cinema,   with the emergence of more artistic and mature films, and significant improvement in cinematic techniques among filmmakers.
The studio system produced frenetic activity in the Philippine film industry as many films were made annually and several local talents started to gain recognition abroad. Award-winning filmmakers and actors were first introduced during this period. As the decade drew to a close, the studio system monopoly came under siege as a result of labor-management conflicts.
By the s, the artistry established in the previous years was in decline. This era can be characterized by rampant commercialism in films.
The s and s were considered turbulent years for the Philippine film industry, bringing both positive and negative changes. The films in this period dealt with more serious topics following the Martial law era. In addition, action, western, drama, adult and comedy films developed further in picture quality, sound and writing.
The s brought the arrival of alternative or independent cinema in the Philippines. The s saw the emerging popularity of drama, teen-oriented romantic comedy, adult, comedy and action films.Philippine–American War Digmaang Pilipino-Amerikano; Clockwise from top left: U.S.
troops in Manila, Gregorio del Pilar and his troops around , Americans guarding Pasig River bridge in , the Battle of Santa Cruz, Filipino soldiers at Malolos, the Battle of Quingua.
ZIP Codes & Phone Area Code of the City of Parañaque: Paranaque City –formerly called Palanyag, it is located in Southern Metro Manila. Country code (exit code of ‘’ used in the United States and Canada followed by the Philippines country code of ’63’).
When calling to a mislabeled country code, remove the exit code from the call sequence and replace it with the exit code of the country where the call is dialed. Philippines on Wikipedia The currency of Philippines is the Philippine Peso.
The nationality of Philippines is Filipinos. The capital of Philippines is Manila Largest Cities in Philippines by population: Quezon City, Manila, Caloocan, Davao City, Zamboanga City, Cebu City, Taguig, Antipolo, Pasig, Valenzuela.
Francia's book provides an historical overview of the Philippine archipelago and people from pre-colonial times to The book is a quick read and can serve as a starting point for anyone interested in learning about Philippine History.
Calling the Philippines from the United States explained: - US exit code; dial first for international calls made from the USA or Canada 63 - Country Code for the Philippines.