The Giver Review-JM

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Use these flashcards to review before the unit test on The Giver.

Jonas

became the new receiver of memory

The Giver

the most important member of the Community

Lily

Jonas's younger sister

Jonas's Mother

worked for the Department of Justice as a judge

Fiona

Jonas's friend who was assigned to be a caretaker of the Old

Asher

Jonas's friend who was assigned to be the Assistant Director of Recreation

Roberto

one of the Old who was released

Jonas's Father

worked in the Nurturing Center as a Nurturer for newchildren

Committee of Elders

leaders of the Community

Rosemary

the Giver's daughter who chose Release rather than receiving memories

Benjamin

person who devised equipment for the Rehabilitation Center

Chief Elder

person in charge of Ceremonies

Caleb

child who drowned in the river

Ceremony of Ones

receive their name and their family

Ceremony of Threes

begin precision of language and dream telling

Ceremony of Fours

receive jacket with back buttons

Ceremony of Sevens

receive jacket with front buttons

Ceremony of Eights

receive jacket with pockets and start volunteer hours

Ceremony of Nines

receive bicycles

Ceremony of Tens

receive haircuts

Ceremony of Elevens

receive calculators, boys-trousers, and girls-undergarments

Ceremony of Twelves

receive assignments or job

condemn

to say something is wrong

phenomenon

a rare event

warfare

military fighting between enemies

astonished

amazed or surprised

predictable

being able to figure out what someone is going to do by what they have done in the past

anguish

extreme pain of the body or mind

isolation

to be separate from others

assuage

to make easier to handle

dejected

gloomy and feeling sad

ordinary

the regular course of things

admonition

a gentle criticism

exuberant

a feeling of great joy and excitement

inconsiderate

careless of the rights or feelings of others

climate

weather conditions in a certain region

rage

extreme anger

insensitive

not caring about other people's feelings about something

aptitude

the ability to learn

reluctant

showing doubt

humiliation

loss of self-respect

jeering

making fun of someone or something

share feelings

the family did this at the end of each day

dream tellings

the family did this at the beginning of each day

kill

to release someone is to ______ them

stirrings

the adults took a pill every day to stop feelings or _____

release

the only celebration for an individual is done for the Old before their _______

childless adults

parents who have grown children

December

the month of the Ceremonies

spouse or child

adults must apply for

bicycles

method of transportation in the Community

sunburn

first memory of pain given to Jonas

rainbow

first memory of colors given to Jonas

1 year

Jonas received memories for _______

lie

Jonas could, but Community members were forbidden to

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