350+ Words Essay on My Favourite Cartoon
“I like physics, but I love cartoons.” ~ Stephen Hawking
A cartoon is a film or an episode that is made using modern animation techniques. Cartoons are not real people or objects; they are merely drawings. But they occupy some of the largest places in our hearts.
There are so many cartoons being made, and even more cartoon characters being introduced to the world almost every day. But some cartoons never lose their charm and do not fade over time. One such cartoon character is Oswald. I am sure that he is indeed not only mine but a lot of people’s favourite cartoon character.
Oswald is an American-British cartoon show that initially aired on the Nickelodeon channel. Its first episode aired in 2001. Each episode lasts for about 20 to 22 minutes. This children’s show is created and developed by Mr. Dan Yaccarino. The cartoon is set in Big City, which consists of animals and non-living creatures that come to life and embody humans. The cartoon shows the daily encounters of Oswald along with his pet hot dog Weenie.
Main Characters of the Cartoon
Let us now explore the various characters on the show Oswald and see why each of them is unique in their own way.
Weenie is Oswald’s pet hot dog. Oswald loves to call her “Weenie Girl”. She is a faithful pet and accompanies Oswald every place he goes. Weenie speaks only in her dog bark language but understands all human emotions. Her favourite food is vanilla dog biscuits.
Henry is a penguin and also Oswald’s best friend. They both live in the same apartment building. Henry likes to follow a rigid and fixed schedule. He hesitates in trying to do new and different things.
Henry is always seen polishing his beloved spoon collection and watching his favourite TV show “The Penguin Patrol”. He always orders fish sticks at the restaurant and never sleeps before doing his Penguin Polka dance.
This disciplined penguin lives by the motto of Slow and Steady. He also has a cousin named Louie who comes to visit him in Big City from time to time. One important thing about Henry is that he hates getting wet.
Daisy is a tall, yellow flower and a very good friend of Oswald as well as Henry. The three of them often go out together. They love each other’s company and have fun around one another. Daisy is a free-spirited and energetic character. She loves her leaf collection and peppermint tea very dearly. She loves riding her unicycle and is an outgoing and carefree flower.
Why Oswald is My Favourite Cartoon Character
Oswald is a round, blue octopus who has four arms and four legs. He always wears a black hat on the top of his head. He looks at every situation or problem with the utmost optimism.
There is not one episode in which you can see Oswald losing his temper or talking in a loud tone. He teaches us to be patient and tackle every situation by the following tolerance.
He is the sweetest and the most caring octopus. He is extremely friendly and warm. Oswald always helps his friends when they need him and never does he give up on them.
He teaches us to value friendship and maintain long-lasting relationships. Oswald also teaches us to be careful and work with caution. Whenever crossing the road, he looks at both the right as well as the left direction twice for any vehicles approaching.
Before going into a swimming pool or at sea at the beach, he always makes sure that he and his companions are wearing proper life preservers.
Oswald is a big-hearted and polite cartoon character, and his favourite hobbies include singing and playing the piano, while his pet hot dog Weenie dances. The kind octopus is a very positive influence on children, and parents should encourage their little ones to watch it.
Cartoons are not only loved by children but are watched even by many adults, me being one. Why Oswald as a cartoon stands out is because it includes some silly stuff, as well as gives us an insight into the deeper meaningful things in life like true friendship.
The cartoon also makes us understand that all animals should be treated with respect and should not be harmed by us. The songs that Oswald sings in every episode are some of the finest songs were ever written. They are melodious and easy to understand. Oswald helps us develop a positive outlook towards life and makes us want to be a better person.