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ALL of The Castle In the Attic.

The real ALL. NOTE: I might not be right with some of the answers.
STUDY
PLAY
snatches
a fragment or part of something
assent
to express agreement or consent
acrid
a sharp, bitter, or stinging taste or smell
rise
a small hill or incline
anguished
great physical or emotional suffering or pain
falter
to become unsteady in movement; stumble
ramparts
a wide bank of earth, built around a fort to help defend it
churlish
rude or surly; bad tempered
corridors
a long hallway; a passage into which rooms open
vicinity
the region near or about a place
undergrowth
small bushes and trees growing near the forest floor
beckoned
to signal or summon as by nodding or waving
bide
to remain or continue in state of action
crone
a withered, witch like old woman
allure
passage behind the parapet of a castle wall
battlement
a narrow wall built along the outer edge of the wall walk to protect soldiers against attack
buttery
room for the service of beverages
drawbridge
a wooden bridge leading to a gateway, capable of being raised or lowered
drum tower
a round tower built into a wall
moat
a deep trench usually filled with water that surrounded a castle
parapet
protective wall at the top of a fortification, around the outer side of the wall-walk
portcullis
vertical sliding wooden grille shod with iron suspended in front of a gateway designed to protect the gate
wall walk
the area along the tops of the walls from which soldiers could defend the castle
armory
a building for storing arms and military equipment
scullery
a small room adjoining a kitchen, in which dishwashing and other kitchen chores are done.
great hall
largest room in the keep
loomed
to appear dimly or vaguely
scabbard
a sheath or case to hold a sword or blade
pronouncement
a formal statement of a fact, opinion, and judgement
plume
a feather especially a large one
stifled
to hold back or stop
tunic
a loose garmet worn by men and women in ancient Rome and Greece
gesture
a movement to express or emphasize ideas, emotions, etc.
scrounge
to search for or scavange for
brunt
The focus of the heviast part of
palsy
the paralysis of any muscles of the body
edicts
an official public order or law put forth by a ruler
gnawed
to think about something a lot
take my leave
going to bed
tough skins
able to take ridicule or being picked on
discarding
to throw away
indignant
Feeling or expressing anger
Alchemist
One who practiced in chemistry in the Middle Ages.
Apprentice
A person who works for another to learn a trade.
Boar's Head
A pig's head.
Booty
Treasures or property taken from an enemy in war.
Famine
Lack of food in a place.
Page
A boy or servant or attendant.
Sensation
Stirring up strong feeling.
Tyranny
Very cruel or unjust government under one ruler.
Wistful
Showing saddness of longing to do something.
Wizened
Shriveled or dried up.
Gingerly
With great care or caution.
Brim
The upper edge of anything hollow.
Savories
Food that is pleasent in taste or smell.
Tumult
Violent nosie or commotion of a mob or a crowd.
Lulled
To put to sleep or rest.
False
After defeating Alastor, William had to defeat the guards who were loyal to him.
False
Calendar tells William how to use the necklace to reverce all of Alastor's spells and bring the people back from lead.
False
Tolliver is going to be the Silver Knight's page.
True
William teaches everyone that all the weapons you need to fight a battle are in your heart.
False
After defeating Alastor, William is transported back to his normal size back in the attic.
True
Calendar had sent the wizard back to William's castle after he was turned to lead.
True
William almost accidentally brings Alastor back to life.
False
Mrs.Phillips is going to stay small and go back to live with Sir Simon.
touching them.
William was able to break the spell on the Silver Knight and the other lead people by _____.
thought the people would hate her for living with Alastor.
Calendar was upset because she _____.
the land came back to life.
The moment the wizard was defeated _____.
Tolliver.
_____ went with William on his returning trip through the forest.
the Silver Knight.
Which of the following did William and Mrs.Phillips not bring back with them when they returned to normal size.
drop them in the ocean.
What was Mrs.Phillips going to do with the medals and the wizard?
Willian must go on a quest to save Mrs.Phillips and not only saves her, but the Silver Knight's kingdom as well.
What is the main conflict in this story and how is it resolved?