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The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
transfixed
converging
variations
intelligible
In a fixed position; unable to move
coming together
differences in level amount quantity and so on
Able to be understood, clear
transfixed
In a fixed position; unable to move
converging
coming together
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The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
Transfixed
Intelligible
Assent
Intimidated
Very still, as if nailed to the spot
Understandable
Agreement
Frightened with threats
Transfixed
Very still, as if nailed to the spot
Intelligible
Understandable
Monsters are due on Maple Street
Teleplay
Screenplay
Contorted
Defiant
A play written for television
A play written for a film.
twist or bend out of its normal shape
showing defiance
Teleplay
A play written for television
Screenplay
A play written for a film.
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"The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street"
assent
antagonism
contorted
converging
agreement or permission
resistance
twisted or pulled out of shape
moving toward one point
assent
agreement or permission
antagonism
resistance
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The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street
transfixed
intelligible
assent
intimidated
very still, as if nailed to the spot
understandable
agreement
frightened with threats
transfixed
very still, as if nailed to the spot
intelligible
understandable
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The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
antagonism
assent
contorted
converging
(n.) hostility, resistance, problem
(n.) agreement, consent
(adj.) pulled out of shaped, twisted
(v.) moving toward one point
antagonism
(n.) hostility, resistance, problem
assent
(n.) agreement, consent
40 terms
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Test
Maple Street - a quiet neighborhhood..
Phones, portable radios, and cars aren…
He said aliens were to blame.
His car starts on its own.
What is the setting of the story?
What are the first signs that something strange is going on o…
What is Tommy's explanation for what is happening?
What first causes neighbors to suspect that Les Goodman is fr…
Maple Street - a quiet neighborhhood..
What is the setting of the story?
Phones, portable radios, and cars aren…
What are the first signs that something strange is going on o…
The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street
Flustered
Sluggishly
Persistently
Defiant
Nervous, confused, to have your thoughts disturbed.
Lacking in energy; slowly, lazily.
Firmly and steadily, constantly repeated, or over and over.
to defy or resist.
Flustered
Nervous, confused, to have your thoughts disturbed.
Sluggishly
Lacking in energy; slowly, lazily.
Monsters Are Due On Maple Street
Infinity (noun)
Reflective (adjective)
Instill (verb)
Revelation (noun)
An unlimited amount of time or space
Showing serious and careful thinking
To put in gradually, little by little
Information that is new, especially surprising, or valuable
Infinity (noun)
An unlimited amount of time or space
Reflective (adjective)
Showing serious and careful thinking
The Monsters are due on Maple Street Vocabulary
Metamorphosis
Persistent
idiosyncrasy
Revelation
a change in form of a thing into a completely different thing
continue firmly in a course of action
a mode of behavior unique to an individual
a surprising or unknown fact made known in a dramatic way
Metamorphosis
a change in form of a thing into a completely different thing
Persistent
continue firmly in a course of action
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The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street Vocabulary
reflective
murmur
flustered
assent
thoughtful; serious
speak quietly
made nervous
agreement
reflective
thoughtful; serious
murmur
speak quietly
6 terms
Monsters are Due on Maple Street
defiant
flustered
persistently
affect
boldly resisting
nervous, confused
firmly and steadlily
have an effect on; make a difference to
defiant
boldly resisting
flustered
nervous, confused
27 terms
Monsters are Due on Maple Street
monsters
aliens
fifth dimension
vast
Strange or scary imaginary creature
beings from outer space
unknown space, area of imagination
huge
monsters
Strange or scary imaginary creature
aliens
beings from outer space
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The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street
flustered
persistently
optimistic
defiant
nervous or confused
with determination
hopeful
bold or daring
flustered
nervous or confused
persistently
with determination
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
antagonism
elated
fearful
assent
(n.) hostility, unfriendliness
happy
scared
(n.) agreement, consent
antagonism
(n.) hostility, unfriendliness
elated
happy
5 terms
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
incriminate
insomnia
idiosyncrasy
dense
verb ... To make someone seem guilty or responsible for a wrongd…
noun... Inability to sleep
noun... An uncommon way that a person acts or thinks
adjective... Unable to understand something simple; thick-headed
incriminate
verb ... To make someone seem guilty or responsible for a wrongd…
insomnia
noun... Inability to sleep
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Monsters are Due on Maple Street vocab
assent
converging
antagonism
defiant
agreement
coming together in one place
hostility
willing to stand up against opposition
assent
agreement
converging
coming together in one place
10 terms
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street
antagonism
defiant
distinct
incisive
state of being opposed to someone or something
boldly resisting
noticeably different; or easy to see, hear, feel, etc.
able to explain difficult ideas clearly
antagonism
state of being opposed to someone or something
defiant
boldly resisting
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"The Monsters are Due on Maple Street"
Mob
converging
contorted
incriminate
a group of people who are protesting.... There was a huge mob a…
to come together
twisted
to get yourself into trouble
Mob
a group of people who are protesting.... There was a huge mob a…
converging
to come together
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"The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street"
assent (n.)
dissent (n.)
contorted (adj.)
converging (v.)
an expression of approval or agreement
an expression of disapproval or disagreement
twisted or pulled out of shape
moving toward one central point
assent (n.)
an expression of approval or agreement
dissent (n.)
an expression of disapproval or disagreement
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
nebulae
fifth dimension
infinity
superstition
cloud of gas in space
fiction idea or space
forever
a believe in what does not really exist
nebulae
cloud of gas in space
fifth dimension
fiction idea or space
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Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
contorted
idiosyncracy
legitimate
incriminate
to twist in a violent manner
personal peculiarity
conforming to accepted standards
to show to be guilty
contorted
to twist in a violent manner
idiosyncracy
personal peculiarity
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The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
transfixed
intelligible
assent
intimidated
very still, as if nailed to a spot
understandable
agreement
frightened with threats
transfixed
very still, as if nailed to a spot
intelligible
understandable
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The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
transfixed
intimidated
defiant
idiosyncrasy
very still; not moving
frightened, as by threats or violence
boldly resisting authority; full of defiance
peculiarity; eccentricity
transfixed
very still; not moving
intimidated
frightened, as by threats or violence
20 terms
The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street
Flustered
Sluggishly
Persistently
Defiant
Nervous, confused, to have your thoughts disturbed.
Lacking in energy; slowly, lazily.
Firmly and steadily, constantly repeated, or over and over.
to defy or resist.
Flustered
Nervous, confused, to have your thoughts disturbed.
Sluggishly
Lacking in energy; slowly, lazily.
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The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
transfixed
Intelligible
assent
intimidated
very still, as if nailed to the spot
understandable
agreement
frightened with threats or violence
transfixed
very still, as if nailed to the spot
Intelligible
understandable
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
nebulae
fifth dimension
infinity
superstition
cloud of gas in space
fiction idea or space
forever
a believe in what does not really exist
nebulae
cloud of gas in space
fifth dimension
fiction idea or space
13 terms
Monsters are Due on Maple Street Plot
Inciting Incident
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
The bright flash and loud boom that shoots over Maple Street.
The camera zooms over Maple Street and shows men, women, and…
Les's car starts by itself. Neighbors begin to suspect that h…
Charlie shoots Pete Van Horn and everyone starts screaming at…
Inciting Incident
The bright flash and loud boom that shoots over Maple Street.
Exposition
The camera zooms over Maple Street and shows men, women, and…
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
intense
assent
transfixed
persistent
showing great concentration or determination (p. 360)
agreement (p.359)
motionless with horror, wonder, or astonishment (p.358)
continuing, especially in face of opposition (p.360)
intense
showing great concentration or determination (p. 360)
assent
agreement (p.359)
"The Monsters are Due on Maple Street" Vocabulary
intelligible
intimidate
defiant
converge
understandable
to frighten with threats
resisting authority
to close in
intelligible
understandable
intimidate
to frighten with threats
Monsters Are Due On Maple Street Characters
Narrator
Figure One & Two
Steve Brand
Myra Brand
Explains things.
The real aliens who talk in the end.
Skeptical of Tommy's story, doesn't agree with the mob & Char…
(Steve's wife). Said Steve's radio was a HAM radio set.
Narrator
Explains things.
Figure One & Two
The real aliens who talk in the end.
16 terms
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
converging
defiant
explicit
assent
coming together
Boldly resistant or challenging
Definite, clearly stated
To express agreement
converging
coming together
defiant
Boldly resistant or challenging
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Monsters are due on Maple Street
Teleplay
Screenplay
Contorted
Defiant
A play written for television
A play written for a film.
twist or bend out of its normal shape
showing defiance
Teleplay
A play written for television
Screenplay
A play written for a film.
"The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street"
incriminate
insomnia
scapegoat
idiosyncrasy
to show that someone is guilty of a crime
the inability to sleep
someone who is unfairly made to take all the blame
peculiarity, weird behavior
incriminate
to show that someone is guilty of a crime
insomnia
the inability to sleep
"The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street"
antagonism
contorted
defiant
flustered
resistance... hostility; strong opposition
twisted or pulled out of shape
Boldly resistant or challenging
worked-up; not calm
antagonism
resistance... hostility; strong opposition
contorted
twisted or pulled out of shape
17 terms
Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
idiosyncracy
incriminate
defiant
persistent
(n) peculiarity, weird behavior
(v) to show that someone is guilty of a crime
(adj) being disrespectful on purpose
(adj) continue firmly in a course of action
idiosyncracy
(n) peculiarity, weird behavior
incriminate
(v) to show that someone is guilty of a crime
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Vocabulary: The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
transfixed
intelligible
assent
intimidated
very still, as if nailed to the spot
understandable
agreement
frightened with threats
transfixed
very still, as if nailed to the spot
intelligible
understandable
21 terms
The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street
Flustered
Sluggishly
Persistently
Defiant
Nervous, confused, to have your thoughts disturbed.
Lacking in energy; slowly, lazily.
Firmly and steadily, constantly repeated, or over and over.
to defy or resist.
Flustered
Nervous, confused, to have your thoughts disturbed.
Sluggishly
Lacking in energy; slowly, lazily.
Quizlet: The Monsters are Due on Maple Street
Metaphor
Building Suspense
Biblical Allusion
Personification
"A 12 year old boy had planted a seed. And something was grow…
"Maple Street. Six-forty-four PM on a late September evening.…
Don: "That's the kind of thing - like sunspots. They raise Ca…
"Fear whipped at the back of his brain."
Metaphor
"A 12 year old boy had planted a seed. And something was grow…
Building Suspense
"Maple Street. Six-forty-four PM on a late September evening.…
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
Transfixed
Intelligible
Assent
Intimidated
Very still, as if nailed to the spot
Understandable
Agreement
Frightened with threats
Transfixed
Very still, as if nailed to the spot
Intelligible
Understandable
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The Monsters are due on Maple Street Vocabulary
Metamorphosis
Persistent
idiosyncrasy
Revelation
a change in form of a thing into a completely different thing
continue firmly in a course of action
a mode of behavior unique to an individual
a surprising or unknown fact made known in a dramatic way
Metamorphosis
a change in form of a thing into a completely different thing
Persistent
continue firmly in a course of action
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"Monsters are Due on Maple Street"
flustered
intense
persistent
optimistic
Nervous and confused
showing great concentration or determination
Not giving up or stopping
Hopeful about the future, positive
flustered
Nervous and confused
intense
showing great concentration or determination
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Monsters Are Due on Maple Street
foreshadow
flustered
sluggishly
assent
The use of hints to suggest upcoming events or situations
nervous; confused
as if lacking energy
agreement
foreshadow
The use of hints to suggest upcoming events or situations
flustered
nervous; confused
Monsters are due on Maple Street - Jones
Teleplay
Screenplay
Contorted
Defiant
A play written for television
A play written for a film.
twist or bend out of its normal shape
showing defiance
Teleplay
A play written for television
Screenplay
A play written for a film.
12 terms
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street Vocabulary
Transfixed
Intelligible
Assent
Intimidated
Very still, as if nailed to the spot
Understandable
Agreement
Frightened with threats
Transfixed
Very still, as if nailed to the spot
Intelligible
Understandable
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"The Monsters are due on Maple Street"
mob
converging
incriminate
revelation
A group of people with a common goal to accomplish something.
to come together
to get yourself into trouble
to show something or to make obvious
mob
A group of people with a common goal to accomplish something.
converging
to come together
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Monsters are Due on Maple Street
scapegoat
act
mood
scene
one that is made to bear the blame of others
a main division of a drama
the feeling created in the reader by a literary work or passage
a short section of a play that usually marks changes of time…
scapegoat
one that is made to bear the blame of others
act
a main division of a drama
The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street
transfixed
intelligible
assent
intimidated
adj. very still, as if nailed to the spot
adj. understandable
n. agreement
v. frightened with threats
transfixed
adj. very still, as if nailed to the spot
intelligible
adj. understandable
22 terms
Monsters are due on maple
Meteor
Wonderment
assent
irritation
A bright streak in the night sky... (Noun)
Something that creates wonder... (noun)
An agreement or proposal in a formal or informal way ... (noun)
the feeling of being annoyed or angry... (noun)
Meteor
A bright streak in the night sky... (Noun)
Wonderment
Something that creates wonder... (noun)
11 terms
The Monsters are due on Maple Street Vocabulary
Persistent
Idiosyncrasy
Revelation
Metamorphosis
Continue firmly in a course of action
A mode of behavior unique to an individual
A surprising or unknown fact made known in a dramatic way
A change in form of a thing into a completely different thing
Persistent
Continue firmly in a course of action
Idiosyncrasy
A mode of behavior unique to an individual
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