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12 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6
covert
foliage
irresolution
petulant
a shelter or hiding place
the leaves of a plant (collectively)
lack of decision or purpose
moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially…
covert
a shelter or hiding place
foliage
the leaves of a plant (collectively)
English: Chapter 6- The Pearl
Covert
Foliage
Irresolution
Petulant
Secret
Leaves in general
Lack of decision
Moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation
Covert
Secret
Foliage
Leaves in general
The Pearl - Chapter 6
Monotonously
Covert
Sinister
Guttural
continuing in the same tone; without change
a hiding place
showing ill will; threatening evil
of the throat
Monotonously
continuing in the same tone; without change
Covert
a hiding place
20 terms
The Pearl, Chapter 6
frightened, afraid
threaten
struggle
follow
asustado
amenazar
luchar
seguir
frightened, afraid
asustado
threaten
amenazar
14 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6
apprehensively
cleft
covert
distorted
(adv.) nervously, fearfully
(n.) a gap
(n.) a shelter
(adj.) bent out of shape, twisted
apprehensively
(adv.) nervously, fearfully
cleft
(n.) a gap
22 terms
The Pearl, Chapter 6 Vocabulary
guttural
monolithic
petulant
germane
of or relating to the throat.... 2. harsh; throaty.
constructed of huge blocks of stone:... 5. characterized by mass…
moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially…
closely or significantly related; relevant; pertinent
guttural
of or relating to the throat.... 2. harsh; throaty.
monolithic
constructed of huge blocks of stone:... 5. characterized by mass…
7 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
escarpment
germane
intercession
pillars
a steep slope; a large cliff
closely related to; the same
prayer
columns
escarpment
a steep slope; a large cliff
germane
closely related to; the same
7 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
escarpment
germane
intercession
pillars
a steep slope; a large cliff
closely related to; the same
prayer
columns
escarpment
a steep slope; a large cliff
germane
closely related to; the same
9 terms
the pearl chapter 6
rutted
exhilarated
triumphant
interwoven
grooved as in a path or road
filled with excitement and enthusiasm; thrilled
Victorious
ENTWINED TOGETHER; BLENDED
rutted
grooved as in a path or road
exhilarated
filled with excitement and enthusiasm; thrilled
8 terms
The Pearl, Chapter 6
sinister
escarpment
guttural
petulant
giving the impression that something is harmful or evil is ha…
a long, steep slope, especially at the edge of a plateau or s…
(of a speech sound) produced in the throat; harsh sounding
childishly sulky or bad tempered
sinister
giving the impression that something is harmful or evil is ha…
escarpment
a long, steep slope, especially at the edge of a plateau or s…
14 terms
The Pearl Vocabulary - Chapter 6
pelt
covert
sentinel
gutteral
attack and bombard with or as if with missiles
secret or hidden
a person employed to watch for something to happen
throaty, growling, hoarse
pelt
attack and bombard with or as if with missiles
covert
secret or hidden
7 terms
"The Pearl" Chapter 6
pivoting
irresolution
escarpment
petulant
turning
indecision or hesitation
steep cliff (created by erosion)
irritable; peevish
pivoting
turning
irresolution
indecision or hesitation
12 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6
covert
foliage
irresolution
petulant
a shelter or hiding place
the leaves of a plant (collectively)
lack of decision or purpose
moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially…
covert
a shelter or hiding place
foliage
the leaves of a plant (collectively)
12 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
monotonously
lumbered
resinous
interwoven
dully and tediously, without hesitation
walked heavily and awkwardly
sticky, organic substance similar to pitch or gum
entwined together; blended
monotonously
dully and tediously, without hesitation
lumbered
walked heavily and awkwardly
22 terms
The Pearl, Chapter 6 Vocabulary
guttural
monolithic
petulant
germane
of or relating to the throat.... 2. harsh; throaty.
constructed of huge blocks of stone:... 5. characterized by mass…
moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially…
closely or significantly related; relevant; pertinent
guttural
of or relating to the throat.... 2. harsh; throaty.
monolithic
constructed of huge blocks of stone:... 5. characterized by mass…
Chapter 6-The Pearl
monotonously
waning
lumbered
covert
in an unchanging way; staying the same
with the moon-the lit portion appears smaller and smaller
moved in a slow, heavy, awkward way
a thicket in which animals can hide
monotonously
in an unchanging way; staying the same
waning
with the moon-the lit portion appears smaller and smaller
10 terms
The Pearl-chapter 6 vocab.
apprehensively
cleft
escarpment
germane
nervously; fearfully
a gap
a steep slope
relevant
apprehensively
nervously; fearfully
cleft
a gap
12 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
guttural
monolithic
petulant
germane
throaty
relating to a single, large stone
showing sudden, impatient irritation
closely related; relevant
guttural
throaty
monolithic
relating to a single, large stone
The Pearl: Chapter 6 Vocabulary
monolithic
foliage
petulant
ulcerous
characterized by massiveness, total uniformity, rigidity, inv…
a cluster of leaves
ill-tempered or sulky in a peevish manner
a corrupting or debilitating influence
monolithic
characterized by massiveness, total uniformity, rigidity, inv…
foliage
a cluster of leaves
15 terms
Chapter 6 Vocabulary, The Pearl
Covert
Resinous
Sentinel
Guttural
concealed; secret; disguised.
solid or semisolid organic substances, obtained directly from…
a person or thing that watches or stands as if watching.
harsh; throaty.
Covert
concealed; secret; disguised.
Resinous
solid or semisolid organic substances, obtained directly from…
12 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6
covert
foliage
irresolution
petulant
a shelter or hiding place
the leaves of a plant (collectively)
lack of decision or purpose
moved to or showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially…
covert
a shelter or hiding place
foliage
the leaves of a plant (collectively)
10 terms
Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
apprehensively
cleft
erosion
intercession
anxiously, uneasy, fearful
fissure, split
gradually wear away
the action of saying a prayer on someone else's behalf
apprehensively
anxiously, uneasy, fearful
cleft
fissure, split
12 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6
Kino's plan if any of the men followin…
What did they call the people followin…
How many people were following Kino an…
How did Kino kill the first man who wa…
their gun
trackers
three
used his knife
Kino's plan if any of the men followin…
their gun
What did they call the people followin…
trackers
20 terms
Pearl vocab chapter6
Apprehensively
Beckoned
Cleft
Erosion
Anxiously, uneasy, fearful
Significant gesture, nod or wave
Fissure, split
Gnaw away, destroy gradually, wear out
Apprehensively
Anxiously, uneasy, fearful
Beckoned
Significant gesture, nod or wave
The Pearl Chapter 6
What did Kino use to guide him while w…
In what town is there a monument to th…
How many people did they pass along th…
Once the wind stopped, why did they wa…
stars
Loreto
none
So that their tracks would get wiped away by a cart traveling…
What did Kino use to guide him while w…
stars
In what town is there a monument to th…
Loreto
10 terms
Chapter 6 Vocabulary in The Pearl
monotonously
lumbered
resinous
frantically
not changing--adverb
moving sluggishly, awkwardly--verb
tree-like, full of sap--adjective
anxiously, worriedly--adverb
monotonously
not changing--adverb
lumbered
moving sluggishly, awkwardly--verb
10 terms
The Pearl vocabulary chapter 6
Monotonously
Interwoven
Monolithic
Cleft
Spoken in an unvarying tone, tediously repetitious or lacking…
To mix or blend together; to weave
Describing a massive, huge structure
A space or opening caused by something splitting
Monotonously
Spoken in an unvarying tone, tediously repetitious or lacking…
Interwoven
To mix or blend together; to weave
9 terms
The Pearl Vocabulary: Chapter 6
monotonously
resinous
monolithic
rupture
going in same tone without variation
like resin, a semi-solid plant substance
made of a single block or stone
crack; hole; sudden burst
monotonously
going in same tone without variation
resinous
like resin, a semi-solid plant substance
7 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
exhileration
waning
sentinel
goading
joyous and energetic elation or stimulation.
-decreasing gradually in size, amount, intensity or degree... -…
a guard, sentry
prodding or urging
exhileration
joyous and energetic elation or stimulation.
waning
-decreasing gradually in size, amount, intensity or degree... -…
10 terms
the pearl chapter 6
exhileration
resinous
scuttled
monlithic
excitement
has the shine of resin (glazed)
Moved very quickly
massive
exhileration
excitement
resinous
has the shine of resin (glazed)
The Pearl Chapter 6
Sinister
Gutteral
Monolithic
Irresolution
giving the impression that something is happening or will hap…
produced in the throat; harsh-sounding
formed from a single block
hesitancy; uncertainty
Sinister
giving the impression that something is happening or will hap…
Gutteral
produced in the throat; harsh-sounding
10 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6
sentinel (n)... sentineled, sentinelled,…
monolithic (adj)... monolithically (adv)
escarpment (n)
petulant (adj)... petulantly (adv)
a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event... "…
imposing in size or bulk or solidity... "But ahead were the nak…
a long steep slope or cliff at the edge of a plateau or ridge…
easily irritated or annoyed... "And the baby was weary and petu…
sentinel (n)... sentineled, sentinelled,…
a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event... "…
monolithic (adj)... monolithically (adv)
imposing in size or bulk or solidity... "But ahead were the nak…
24 terms
The Pearl - Chapter 6
apprehensively
cleft
covert
distorted
nervously, fearfully
a gap
(noun) a shelter
bent out of shape, twisted
apprehensively
nervously, fearfully
cleft
a gap
Murphy/ Goodman- The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocab.
cleft
goading
guttural
lumbered
a narrow space in the surface of something (noun)
to urge or force someone to do something (verb)
formed or pronounced in the throat (adj)
to move in a slow or awkward way (verb)
cleft
a narrow space in the surface of something (noun)
goading
to urge or force someone to do something (verb)
The Pearl Vocab Chapter 6
resinous
gutteral
goading
monolithic
describing a stick, flammable, and organic substance
harsh sounding, from throat
to egg on
part of a system
resinous
describing a stick, flammable, and organic substance
gutteral
harsh sounding, from throat
10 terms
The Pearl~~~~ Chapter 6
Murmur
Exhilaration
Resinous
Scuttled
Speak of utter quietly
Excitement
Has a glistening shine; similar to resin
Moved quickly
Murmur
Speak of utter quietly
Exhilaration
Excitement
The Pearl Chapter 6
station
cricked
headed
Santa Rosalia
shrine
turned or twisted
grew to a head
a town on the west coast of Baja California
station
shrine
cricked
turned or twisted
15 terms
The Pearl, Chapter 6 Review Questions
Name 1 of the 2 ways that Kino attempt…
List Kino's pursuers.
How does Kino try to lose his trackers?
Where do Kino and Juana take shelter t…
He walks in wheel ruts and sweeps his tracks.
Two trackers on foot and one man on horse.
He moves in a zigzag path toward the mountains
In some bushes by the side of the road. In a shallow cave hig…
Name 1 of the 2 ways that Kino attempt…
He walks in wheel ruts and sweeps his tracks.
List Kino's pursuers.
Two trackers on foot and one man on horse.
27 terms
The pearl chapter 6
something ancient stirs in him, some a…
the music of the pearl intertwined wit…
b/c of the murder he committed and the…
he tells her that they would not have…
what change occurs in Kino as he and Juana are escaping ?
what music or song does Kino hear as they walk?
why does Kino believe they are being followed ?
how does Kino convince Juana that the pearl buyers were wrong…
something ancient stirs in him, some a…
what change occurs in Kino as he and Juana are escaping ?
the music of the pearl intertwined wit…
what music or song does Kino hear as they walk?
12 terms
Pearl chapter 6 vocab
Monotonously
Lumbered
Resinous
Interwoven
Dully and tediously, without variation
Walked heavily or awkwardly
Sticky organic substance similar to pitch or gum
Entwined together, blended
Monotonously
Dully and tediously, without variation
Lumbered
Walked heavily or awkwardly
15 terms
The Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Fierce
Waning
Sinister
Guttural
Extreme and violent energy (adjective)
To decrease in size or magnitude (adjective)
Having evil characteristics (adjective)
A harsh, rough sound made by the throat (adjective)
Fierce
Extreme and violent energy (adjective)
Waning
To decrease in size or magnitude (adjective)
Pearl Vocabulary Chapter 6
Covert
Foliage
Irresolution
Petulant
(adj.) hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered…
leaves on a plant
Lack of decisions or purpose
Move to show sudden impatient irritation
Covert
(adj.) hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered…
Foliage
leaves on a plant
Pearl Chapter 6 Vocab
Petulant
Resinous/Irresolution/Irresolute
Escarpment
Monolithic
Childishly sulky or bad-tempered
Apprehension; hesitation
A long, steep slope
Imposing in size; bulk; solidity
Petulant
Childishly sulky or bad-tempered
Resinous/Irresolution/Irresolute
Apprehension; hesitation
11 terms
Pearl vocabulary chapter 6
Beckoned
Cleft
Escarpment
Gibbered
to make a gesture with the hand, arm, or head to encourage so…
to split or sever (something), especially along a natural lin…
a long, steep slope
to speak rapidly and unintelligibly, typically through flea o…
Beckoned
to make a gesture with the hand, arm, or head to encourage so…
Cleft
to split or sever (something), especially along a natural lin…
Chapter 6: Pearl
Caprice
Dearth
Efficacy
Enmity
Whim
Scarcity; lack
Effectiveness
Established hatred
Caprice
Whim
Dearth
Scarcity; lack
Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Apprehensive
Beckon
Cleft
Erosion
Afraid that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen
To signal (someone) with your arm or hand in order to tell th…
A narrow space in the surface if something
The gradual destruction of something by natural forces (such…
Apprehensive
Afraid that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen
Beckon
To signal (someone) with your arm or hand in order to tell th…
"The Pearl" Chapter 6
pivoting
irresolution
escarpment
petulant
turning
indecision or hesitation
steep cliff (created by erosion)
irritable; peevish
pivoting
turning
irresolution
indecision or hesitation
Pearl Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Sinister
Gutteral
Monolithic
Irresolution
Giving the impression that something harmful or... evil is happe…
(of a speech sound) produced in the throat; harsh-... sounding.
Formed of a single large block of stone.
Hesitancy; uncertainty.
Sinister
Giving the impression that something harmful or... evil is happe…
Gutteral
(of a speech sound) produced in the throat; harsh-... sounding.
28 terms
Pearl Chapter 6
Monotonously
Sentinel
Guttural
Goading
1. Sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone: a monotonous droni…
a soldier or guard whose job is to stand and keep watch.
(of a speech sound) produced in the throat; harsh-sounding.... (…
provoke or annoy (someone) so as to stimulate some action or…
Monotonously
1. Sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone: a monotonous droni…
Sentinel
a soldier or guard whose job is to stand and keep watch.
Pearl Vocabulary - Chapter 6
Guttural
Monolithic
Pivoting
Irresolution
hoarse; throaty
like a huge, single piece of stone
turning
indecision or hesitation
Guttural
hoarse; throaty
Monolithic
like a huge, single piece of stone
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