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The Giver Review-JM

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