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BGHS Eng 9 final review

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tragedy
play in which the main character comes to an unhappy end
character motive
the reason behind a character's actions
suspense
anxiety or uncertainty about what will happen next in a story
dramatic irony
contrast between expectation and reality
character rank
the importance of a character in the play
prologue Act 1
foreshadows the death of Romeo and Juliet
Why does Friar Lawrence agree to perform the wedding between Romeo and Juliet?
he believes it could end the feud between the Montagues and Capulets
Where did Romeo first meet Juliet?
at the Capulet party
Who killed Tybalt after he killed Mercutio?
Romeo
Who told Romeo that Juliet was dead?
his servant Balthasar
soliloquy
long speech by someone alone on stage expressing private thoughts
character foil
character who highlights the characteristics of another through contrast
How does Paris die?
Romeo kills him at Juliet's tomb
Why does Juliet take a sleeping potion?
In order to appear dead so that she won't have to marry Paris
How does Juliet die?
she stabs herself with Romeo's daggar
Which four people died on the same night?
Romeo, Juliet, Paris, and Lady Montague
Who had a daughter named Susan?
the Nurse
Peter
servant to the Nurse
Juliet
daughter of Lord Capulet
Nurse
Juliet's caretaker
Tybalt
quick-tempered relative of the Capulet family
Paris
nobleman who has asked for Juliet's hand in marriage
Benvolio
loyal friend to Romeo
Mercutio
tells Romeo a funny story about Queen Mab to try and cheer him up
Romeo
son of Lord Montague
appeal to authority
persuasion technique using a famous person to endorse a product
repetition
persuasion technique that repeats the same thing over and over
rhetorical question
persuasion technique that asks an obvious question
Kaddish
prayer for the dead
Madame Schachter
screamed on the train when she had a vision of a fire
Kabbalah
Jewish mysticism
Birkenau
first concentration camp
Dr. Mengele
performed experiments on prisoners
Why did one particular execution affect the prisoners so profoundly?
it was a child
How did Elie's parents make a living?
shopkeepers
A-7713
Elie's identification number
Sighet
town where Elie grew up
the Lorax
spoke for the trees being chopped down
the Onceler
chopped down trees to make thneeds
Who wrote the Lorax?
Dr. Suess
apex
highest point
indict
charge with a crime
recipient
one who receives
bogus
not genuine
brandish
wave threateningly
adhere
to stick
broach
open for discussion
ostracize
to remove or dispel
suave
smooth and sophisticated
revere
to show honor and respect
integrity
honesty
nominal
insignificant
irrevocable
not able to be altered
evince
to display clearly
The duck's feathers (is, are) colorful.
are
She (don't, doesn't) want to see that movie.
doesn't
Neither Bob nor Steve (is, are) going to the race.
is
Sheila and Mary (is, are) trying out for cheerleader.
are
All of the students (is, are) taking a test.
are
Ten dollars (is, are) the cost of each ticket.
is
My class (has, have) been on two field trips this year.
has
My team (is, are) playing in the championships.
is
They (was, were) out late last night.
were
Everybody (is, are) anxious for summer.
is
Not one of my friends (has, have) called me today.
has