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The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe Vocabulary
Pestilence
Fatal
Avatar
Profuse:
noun serious contagious infectious disease
adjective leading to death
noun: version of ones self
adjective, alot
Pestilence
noun serious contagious infectious disease
Fatal
adjective leading to death
"Masque of the Red Death", by Edgar Allan Poe
august
impeded
piquancy
arabesque
dignified... noble... honorable
thwart... blocked... hindered
flavorful... zesty... --OR--... charisma ... charming... (piquant)
elaborately decorated
august
dignified... noble... honorable
impeded
thwart... blocked... hindered
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The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe Vocabulary
Pestilence
Avatar
Profuse
Dissolution
serious contagious infectious disease
version of ones self
a lot of
act of something breaking down or apart
Pestilence
serious contagious infectious disease
Avatar
version of ones self
Masque of the Red Death Edgar Allan Poe
Tangible
Sagacious
Contagion
Imperial
Perceptible by touch
Showing keen mental discernment and good judgment
The communication of a disease by one person to another passe…
Of or relating to an empire
Tangible
Perceptible by touch
Sagacious
Showing keen mental discernment and good judgment
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
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THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
setting
masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
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setting
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
anachronism
masque
dauntless
sagacious
(noun) a person or a thing that is chronologically out of pla…
(noun) masquerade... a short allegorical dramatic entertainment…
(adjective) showing fearlessness and determination
(adjective) having or showing keen mental discernment and goo…
anachronism
(noun) a person or a thing that is chronologically out of pla…
masque
(noun) masquerade... a short allegorical dramatic entertainment…
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"The Masque of the Red Death" By: Edgar Allan Poe
Pestilence
Dissolution
Eccentric
Contagion
n./ Fadle epidemic disease.
n./ A closing down or dismissal of a assembly or an official…
adj./ Unconventional slightly strange.
n./ Communication of disease.
Pestilence
n./ Fadle epidemic disease.
Dissolution
n./ A closing down or dismissal of a assembly or an official…
Masque of the red death (Edgar Allan Poe)
August
Piquancy
Arabesque
Cessation
Imposing and magnificent
Pleasantly sharp quality
Elaborately designed
Stopped, either forever or for some time
August
Imposing and magnificent
Piquancy
Pleasantly sharp quality
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
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masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
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setting
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"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
setting
masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
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setting
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Honors edgar allan poe the masque of the red death
Precluded
Impunity
Retribution
Immolation
Remove the possibility of
Exemption from punishment
Punishment inflicted in the spirit of moral outrage or person…
or the state of being immolated, or sacrificed.
Precluded
Remove the possibility of
Impunity
Exemption from punishment
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The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe
pestilence
profuse
dauntless
sagacious
a fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague
(something offered or discharged) very plentiful; abundant
(something offered or discharged) very plentiful; abundant
having or showing keen mental discernment and good judgement;…
pestilence
a fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague
profuse
(something offered or discharged) very plentiful; abundant
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
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masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
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setting
"The Masque of the Red Death": Edgar Allan Poe
Pestilence:
Dauntless:
Tangible:
Prostrate:
plague; epidemic of a contagious disease
bold; fearless
real; capable of being touched or felt
lying face down, especially in humility
Pestilence:
plague; epidemic of a contagious disease
Dauntless:
bold; fearless
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe (Questions)
What is the definition of masque?
What happens when a person has the "re…
How long did it take for the person to…
What did Prespero do in response to th…
dramatic entertainment that is ametuar
they have sharp pains, dizziness, and bleeding of the pores
about 30 minutes
he had gotten his light hearted friends, knights, and dames a…
What is the definition of masque?
dramatic entertainment that is ametuar
What happens when a person has the "re…
they have sharp pains, dizziness, and bleeding of the pores
Masque of the Red Death - Edgar Allan Poe
Red Death
The "Party"
The Masquerade
People at the party were ________.
- Dizziness... - Pain... - Blood oozing from pores... - Highly infecti…
- Prospero decides to fool death by surrounding himself with…
Places of party is UNUSUAL... - 7 different colored rooms.... - Not…
GROTESQUE. (Gory)
Red Death
- Dizziness... - Pain... - Blood oozing from pores... - Highly infecti…
The "Party"
- Prospero decides to fool death by surrounding himself with…
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The Masque of The Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe
pestilence
Prince Prospero
dauntless
sagacious
A rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
hides from plague in party to avoid it
fearless
(adj.) shrewd; wise in a keen, practical way
pestilence
A rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
Prince Prospero
hides from plague in party to avoid it
Edgar Allan Poe/Masque of the Red Death - Sophomore English
His mother
Comedian
He died a year after they were married
Dancer
The most influential person in Edgar Allan Poe's life
What did Elizabeth's (His mother) first husband do for a livi…
What happened to Elizabeth's first husband?
What did Poe's father do for a living?
His mother
The most influential person in Edgar Allan Poe's life
Comedian
What did Elizabeth's (His mother) first husband do for a livi…
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Vocabulary for Edgar Allan Poe's "Masque of the Red Death"
pestilence
dissolution
ban
dauntless
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between…
a decree that prohibits something
Invaluable to fear or intimidation
pestilence
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
dissolution
the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between…
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Edgar Allan Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death" Vocab Terms
pestilence
dissolution
ban
dauntless
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
the termination or disintegration of a relationship
a decree that prohibits something
invulnerable to fear or intimidation
pestilence
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
dissolution
the termination or disintegration of a relationship
The Masque of the Red Death - Edgar Allan Poe - Unknown Words
pestilence
ingress
contagion
vista
a fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague
-the action or fact of going in or entering; the capacity or…
the communication of disease from one person or organism to a…
a pleasing view
pestilence
a fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague
ingress
-the action or fact of going in or entering; the capacity or…
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Edgar Allan Poe- "The Cask of Amontillado" and "The Masque Of The Red Death" vocabulary
Cask
Venture
Immolation
Revenge
The cylindrical container that holds liquids.
An undertaking that is dangerous or of uncertain outcome.
The state of being destroyed as a sacrifice.
To inflict punishment in return for injury or insult.
Cask
The cylindrical container that holds liquids.
Venture
An undertaking that is dangerous or of uncertain outcome.
"Masque of the Red Death" and "Cask of the Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe
Masque: point of view?
Masque: setting?
Masque: What is the Red Death?
Masque: Who is Prince Prospero?
Third Person Omniscient
"Castellated abbey" or an abbey built up with the fortificati…
A loathsome disease that ravages the countryside
A prince who locks himself up with his friends inside his cas…
Masque: point of view?
Third Person Omniscient
Masque: setting?
"Castellated abbey" or an abbey built up with the fortificati…
Glossary for Edgar Allan Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death"
Emanate
Egress
Writhed
Countenance
Udstråle
Udgang
Snoet
Ansigtsudtryk
Emanate
Udstråle
Egress
Udgang
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Edgar Allan Poe (The Black Cat, The Cask of Amontillado, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Masque of the Red Death, and Biography)
What is the name of the cat?
Who is killed in the Black Cat?
What are the victims killed with in th…
Where does the narrator hide the bodie…
Pluto
the wife and Pluto
an axe
in the wall beneath plaster
What is the name of the cat?
Pluto
Who is killed in the Black Cat?
the wife and Pluto
Edgar Allan Poe (The Black Cat, The Cask of Amontillado, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Masque of the Red Death, and Biography)
What is the name of the cat?
Who is killed in the Black Cat?
What are the victims killed with in th…
Where does the narrator hide the bodie…
Pluto
the wife and Pluto
an axe
in the wall beneath plaster
What is the name of the cat?
Pluto
Who is killed in the Black Cat?
the wife and Pluto
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Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe
visage
sagacious
pestilence
gaunt
A face or facial expression
Wise
A rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
thin and bony
visage
A face or facial expression
sagacious
Wise
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
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Edgar Allan Poe
Audacity
Vex
Vehemently
Succinct
Boldness
To annoy
Strongly; passionately
Clear and concise
Audacity
Boldness
Vex
To annoy
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"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
6 terms
Edgar Allen Poe The Masque of the Red Death
Impede
blasphemous
disapprobation
Reverie
To interfere with or slow progress.
Disrespectful or offensive
Disapproval
Daydream
Impede
To interfere with or slow progress.
blasphemous
Disrespectful or offensive
"Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
Expostion
Complicating Incident
Rising Action
Climax
Setting, characters, revelers arrive, Prospero decides to hav…
The Red Death. If not for the Red Death, there would be no ne…
7 rooms, ebony clock, midnight, big masquerade party, a stran…
Prospero arrives at the 7th room and attempts to attack the s…
Expostion
Setting, characters, revelers arrive, Prospero decides to hav…
Complicating Incident
The Red Death. If not for the Red Death, there would be no ne…
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"Masque of the Red Death" By Edgar Allen Poe
Arabesque
Phantasm
Ingress
Egress
Fanciful, elaborate on design.
Something imagined by having no physical reality.
A way into something.
A way out of something.
Arabesque
Fanciful, elaborate on design.
Phantasm
Something imagined by having no physical reality.
Edgar Allen Poe - "The Masque of the Red Death"
What singular effect is Poe attempting…
In The Masque of the Red Death, when t…
In the Masque of the Red Death, the ma…
At the end of the Masque of the Red De…
Sorrow
The music and dancing cease
Someone who died of the Red Death
They aren't safe from the Red Death after all
What singular effect is Poe attempting…
Sorrow
In The Masque of the Red Death, when t…
The music and dancing cease
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The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Alan Poe
August
Ingress
Egress
Improvisatori
Imposing and magnificent
In
Out
Poets who improvise
August
Imposing and magnificent
Ingress
In
The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
55 terms
Edgar Allan Poe
Poe lived from
"The Raven" has been called
"The Fall of the House of Usher" is
Poe was called
1809-1849
"The best known poem in American literature"
"A masterpiece of Gothic horror"
"one of literature's most brilliant, but erratic, stars"... -kno…
Poe lived from
1809-1849
"The Raven" has been called
"The best known poem in American literature"
10 terms
Edgar Allan Poe
What type of books did he write?
Where and when was he born?
What did you learn about his family?
What university did he go to?
Mystery, horror, detective stories and poems
In Boston, Massachusetts, in 1809.
His mother died when he was three and his father had already…
University of Virginia
What type of books did he write?
Mystery, horror, detective stories and poems
Where and when was he born?
In Boston, Massachusetts, in 1809.
141 terms
"The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe
1. dreary (adj.)
1. ponder (v.)
1. weary (adj.)
1. quaint (adj.)
沉郁的... Dull and making you feel sad or bored.
深思... To spend time thinking carefully and seriously about a pro…
疲倦的... Very tired or bored, especially because you have been doi…
奇特的... Unusual and attractive, especially in an old-fashioned way.
1. dreary (adj.)
沉郁的... Dull and making you feel sad or bored.
1. ponder (v.)
深思... To spend time thinking carefully and seriously about a pro…
Edgar Allan Poe
writer
dark
tragic
Raven
Edgar Allan Poe's profession
TONE of most of Poe's writing
word that describes Poe's life
name of Poe's most famous poem
writer
Edgar Allan Poe's profession
dark
TONE of most of Poe's writing
23 terms
Edgar Allan Poe Biography
1809
40 years old
unstable b/c poor family, traveling ac…
by adding his foster family's name to…
When was Edgar Allan Poe born?
How old was Poe when he died?
Describe Poe's childhood before adoption
How did Edgar Poe become Edgar Allan Poe?
1809
When was Edgar Allan Poe born?
40 years old
How old was Poe when he died?
24 terms
Edgar Allan Poe
Born in:
His original parents were:
His life was:
What became of his mother and father:
Boston
traveling actors
very tragic and unhappy
His mother died, and his father deserted him at age 2
Born in:
Boston
His original parents were:
traveling actors
11 terms
Edgar Allan Poe
Setting
Rhyme Scheme
Internal Rhyme
Alliteration
Time and location
pattern of rhymes in a poem
Rhyme that occurs within a line of poetry or w/in consecutive…
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Setting
Time and location
Rhyme Scheme
pattern of rhymes in a poem
5 terms
Edgar Allan Poe
Vulture
Lantern
Pity
Corpse
a bird that eats dead animals
a portable light, often using oil
compassion, to feel sorry for someone
dead body
Vulture
a bird that eats dead animals
Lantern
a portable light, often using oil
Edgar Allan Poe
Perusal (n)
Purport (v)
Sumptuous (adj)
Turret (n)
The act of reading or examining something
Appear to do something, especially falsely
Splendid and expensive looking
Small tower at the corner of a building, typically a castle
Perusal (n)
The act of reading or examining something
Purport (v)
Appear to do something, especially falsely
Edgar Allan Poe Vocabulary
recoil
feeble
explicit
retribution
v,n. to retreat from; to drawn back in fear
adj. physically weak; fragile
adj. detailed and definite
n. revenge, payback
recoil
v,n. to retreat from; to drawn back in fear
feeble
adj. physically weak; fragile
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"The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe
respite
obeisance
quaff
implore
(n.) a period of relief or rest
(n.) a deep bow or other body movement indicating respect or…
(v.)to drink deeply
(v.) to beg earnestly for
respite
(n.) a period of relief or rest
obeisance
(n.) a deep bow or other body movement indicating respect or…
Edgar Allan Poe
West Point
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Edgar
The Raven
College Poe attended
Author inspired by Poe
Award given annually to mystery writer
Poe's most famous poem
West Point
College Poe attended
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Author inspired by Poe
EDGAR ALLAN POE
In the Masque of the Red Death, How ma…
What was the tone of the Poem "Annabel…
What symbol did the Raven represent ?
What words tell us the tone of The Mas…
Seven Rooms
sad and depressed
Death or Evil
Horror, Blood, Red, bleeding at the pores
In the Masque of the Red Death, How ma…
Seven Rooms
What was the tone of the Poem "Annabel…
sad and depressed
22 terms
Edgar Allan Poe "The Raven"
Characteristics of Edgar Allan Poe
Sound Devices
Allegory- Prince Prospero
Allegory- the Abbey
-Explored the dark side of human nature... -Explored altered men…
-internal rhyme ... -external rhyme ... -Repetition ... -alliteration…
Naive and arrogance, prosperity
Safety
Characteristics of Edgar Allan Poe
-Explored the dark side of human nature... -Explored altered men…
Sound Devices
-internal rhyme ... -external rhyme ... -Repetition ... -alliteration…
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