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What does Demean mean?
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in repuation or character. or degrading
What does inaugurate mean?
To install in office with a formal ceremony or to begin officiallly or mark the opening of or The act of installing in office
What does rebuff mean?
1. To reject bluntly 2. To drive back 3. A blunt reject 4. An abrupt setback in progress
What does resilient mean?
Capable of revocering quickly from misofrtune 2. Returning quickly to an original shape or condition 3. The ability to recover 4. The ability to spring back
What does turbulent mean?
Chaotic; unruly 2. Stormy; tempestous 3. Great disturbance or agitation 4. Rapid changes in wind speed and direction in the atmosphere
What does mutiny mean?
Delilbereate refusal to obey orders given by those in command, especially by sailors
What is a metaphor and give an example.
A comparison that does not use like or as. Example Bible "I am the vine you are the brances"
What is Personification and give an example.
giving emotion to a inmaniate object. example the bell called out to the children for dinner
What is alliteration and give an example.
The Repetion of a begining sound/constant/vowel. example Peter Piper Picked a Pepper
What is a Topic Sentence?
It tells the reader what to expect to learn about in this essay/paper you have written
What is a Conclusion?
The ending sentence of you're paper it must always make a refrence back to the introduction
What are the 6 traits of writing?
Ideas, Orginaztion, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, conventions, and presentation.
What is some information on Edgar Allen Poe?
1. He wrote a lot of detective stories 2. Lived from 1809-1849 3. He was called "The invetnor of the Detective stories" 4. He died alone (aww :( haha)
What is the conflict in the story and who are the major characters?
The conflict is external and internal, it is external becuase it is between the Narrator vs. Old man and internal was Narrator vs. Narrator. The main characters are The Crazy Narrator and The old Man
What is some information on Jack London?
1. He lived from 1876-1916 2. Was the most popular novelists and short story of his day 3. Wrote Call of the Wild 4.
What is the Conflict in this story? Is it Internal or external?
It is external it is Man vs Nature. It is Clay vs. the mountain and nature
What is some information on O'Henry?
1. He grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina then moved to texas 2. had lots of jobs (sorry I dont know very much information on Henry!)
Is there irony in "A Retrieved Reformation"? If so what is it?
Yes, That a safe Cracker is being taught how to crack a safe
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