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Farenheit 451 Vocabulary Quiz
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One time, when he was a child, in a power-failure, his mother had found and lit a last
candle and there had been a brief hour of rediscovery, of such __________that space lost its vast
dimensions and drew comfortably around them
Her face was slender
and milk-white, and in it was a kind of gentle hunger that touched over everything with __________
It's like being a _________, only
With his ___________ helmet numbered 451 on his stolid head, and his eyes all orange flame with
the thought of what came next, he flicked the igniter and the house jumped up in a gorging fire
that burned the evening sky red and yellow and black.
He knew that when he returned to the firehouse, he might wink at himself, a _________ man, burntcorked,
in the mirror.
He suddenly couldn't remember if he had known this or not, and it made him quite _________.
And in her ears the little Seashells, the thimble radios
_________tight, and an electronic ocean of sound, of music and talk and music and talk coming in,
coming in on the shore of her unsleeping mind
He walked out of the fire station and along the midnight street toward the subway where the
silent, air-propelled train slid soundlessly down its lubricated _____ in the earth and let him out
with a great puff of warm air an to the cream-tiled escalator rising to the suburb.
with this great python spitting its venomous _________ upon the world,
the blood pounded in his head
Her face, turned to him
now, was _______ milk crystal with a soft and constant light in it. It was not the hysterical light of
. It was not the hysterical light of
electricity but-what? But the strangely comfortable and rare and gently ________ light of the
operator of the machine could, by wearing a special optical helmet, gaze into the soul of the
person whom he was pumping out.
with the moonlight distilled in each eye to form a silver ____
"I don't know anything any more," he said, and let a sleep-_________dissolve on his tongue.
The________, that's me, is the missing part.
She was an expert at lip-reading from ten years of _________ at Seashell ear-thimbles.
Montag heard the
voices talking, talking, talking, giving, talking, weaving, reweaving their ________ web.
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