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10 terms
English 9 Short Story Test
Portents
Vile
Ravenous
Acclaimed
Signs of events to come.
Evil or wicked.
Greedily hungry.
Greeted with loud applause or approval.
Portents
Signs of events to come.
Vile
Evil or wicked.
18 terms
English 9 - Short Story Terms
protagonist
antagonist
internal conflict
external conflict
main character who sets the plot in motion
the character of force that blocks the protagonist
a stuggle between opposing needs, desires, or emtions within…
a character struggles against some outside force; another cha…
protagonist
main character who sets the plot in motion
antagonist
the character of force that blocks the protagonist
19 terms
English 9: Short Story
Irony
setting
theme
reverse psychology
difference between reality and expectation
where the story takes place
what the author wants the reader to get out of the story
the opposite of what is suggested
Irony
difference between reality and expectation
setting
where the story takes place
27 terms
Short Story English 9
Theme
Conflict
Person vs. person
Person vs. self
the subject of a piece of writing
a serious disagreement or argument
protagonist vs. antagonist
internal conflict
Theme
the subject of a piece of writing
Conflict
a serious disagreement or argument
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English 9 Literary Terms--Short Story Unit
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Exposition
noun - struggle between opposing forces.
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
noun - a struggle that takes within the character's own mind.
noun - introduces setting and characters; reveals a conflict/…
Conflict
noun - struggle between opposing forces.
External Conflict
noun - a struggle between a character and an outside force.
81 terms
English 9 Short Story Review
"Most Dangerous Game"
Author ... MDG
Major Characters... MDG
Major Characters... MDG
Richard Cannell
Sanger Rainsford- Protagonist, intelligent, a hunter
General Zaroff- Russian, lives on ship-trap island, enjoys hu…
"Most Dangerous Game"
Author ... MDG
Richard Cannell
13 terms
English 9 short story
Amenity
Condone
Palpable
Naïve
Pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Excuse, overlook, or make allowances for
Capable of being perceived
Marked by or showing unaffected simplicity
Amenity
Pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
Condone
Excuse, overlook, or make allowances for
14 terms
English 9 Short Story
sensory imagery
figurative language
setting
situational irony
language that appeals to the senses
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Irony involving a situation in which actions have an effect t…
sensory imagery
language that appeals to the senses
figurative language
Writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meani…
26 terms
English 9: Short Story
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
Part at the beginning of a story that gives background that i…
The events of a story that follows the exposition and stops w…
The highest point of action or turning point in the story.
Events of a story that follow the climax and lead to the conc…
Exposition
Part at the beginning of a story that gives background that i…
Rising Action
The events of a story that follows the exposition and stops w…
34 terms
short story English 9
plot
narrative hook
setting
exposition
a series of related events in a story, each connected to the…
an event in the exposition that is meant to hook the reader
place, time and condition in which the story happens
the opening of a story where characters and there conflicts a…
plot
a series of related events in a story, each connected to the…
narrative hook
an event in the exposition that is meant to hook the reader
49 terms
English 9 Short Story
antagonist
chance
climax
coincidence
"any force in a story that is in conflict with the protagonis…
"the occurrence of an event that has no apparent cause in ant…
the high point or turning point in the plot, at which the maj…
"the chance occurrence of two or more events that share a par…
antagonist
"any force in a story that is in conflict with the protagonis…
chance
"the occurrence of an event that has no apparent cause in ant…
35 terms
English 9 Short Story
Antagonist
Character
Round Character
Dynamic Character
Whatever opposing force the protagonist struggles with, such…
A reasonable facsimile of a human being, the inner self that…
Fully developed and believable
Show a capacity to change
Antagonist
Whatever opposing force the protagonist struggles with, such…
Character
A reasonable facsimile of a human being, the inner self that…
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English 9 - Short Story Quiz
The Cask of Montillado author?
The Cask of Montillado setting?
The Cask of Montillado character?
The Cask of Montillado character?
Edgar Allan Poe
An underground catacomb, somewhere in Italy, during the carni…
Montresor
Fortunato
The Cask of Montillado author?
Edgar Allan Poe
The Cask of Montillado setting?
An underground catacomb, somewhere in Italy, during the carni…
49 terms
English 9 Short Story
antagonist
chance
climax
coincidence
"any force in a story that is in conflict with the protagonis…
"the occurrence of an event that has no apparent cause in ant…
the high point or turning point in the plot, at which the maj…
"the chance occurrence of two or more events that share a par…
antagonist
"any force in a story that is in conflict with the protagonis…
chance
"the occurrence of an event that has no apparent cause in ant…
10 terms
English 9 short stories
Three Questions... (2)
The Necklace... (2)
The Game ... (1)
A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings: A…
pro- The King... ant- lack of knowledge ... setting- medieval kingd…
pro-Madmoiselle Loisel... ant- her lack of wealth and status... set…
pro- young boy... ant- the idea of war... setting- South Africa dur…
pro- Angel... ant- the people in the town and their harassment…
Three Questions... (2)
pro- The King... ant- lack of knowledge ... setting- medieval kingd…
The Necklace... (2)
pro-Madmoiselle Loisel... ant- her lack of wealth and status... set…
31 terms
English 9 - Short Stories
antagonist
protagonist
character
dynamic character
• rival to the protagonist... • does not have to be evil or human
• main character ... • does not have to be a hero or "good" char…
refers to both a fictional person in a story, as well as the…
• one whose values or outlook is altered by the end of the st…
antagonist
• rival to the protagonist... • does not have to be evil or human
protagonist
• main character ... • does not have to be a hero or "good" char…
26 terms
English 9 Short Stories
"Paul's Case"
"The Story of an Hour"
"Hills Like White Elephants"
"How to Date a Browngirl, Blackgirl, W…
(Willa Cather)... POV: 3rd Person... THE EXPOSITION:... - it paints a…
(Kate Chopin) ... POV: 3rd PERSON
(Ernest Hemingway)... POV: 3rd Person
(Junot Diaz)... POV: 2nd Person
"Paul's Case"
(Willa Cather)... POV: 3rd Person... THE EXPOSITION:... - it paints a…
"The Story of an Hour"
(Kate Chopin) ... POV: 3rd PERSON
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CJH English 9 Short Story
Resilient
Stagnant
Imperative
Precarious
Strong but flexible; able to withstand stress without injury
Becoming foul or rotten from lack of movement; idle
Extremely important; urgent
Dangerous; unstable; insecure
Resilient
Strong but flexible; able to withstand stress without injury
Stagnant
Becoming foul or rotten from lack of movement; idle
11 terms
English 9 short stories
Pensive
Dubious
Surreptitiously
Inhibitions
Thinking deeply often sadly
Skeptical feeling doubt
Secretly or slyly
Restraint on one natural impulses
Pensive
Thinking deeply often sadly
Dubious
Skeptical feeling doubt
26 terms
English 9 short stories
Setting
Place
Time
weather conditions
The time and location in which a story takes place
Geographical Location
Historical period, time of day etc
Is it rainy, stormy, sunny etc
Setting
The time and location in which a story takes place
Place
Geographical Location
11 terms
English 9 short stories
Three Questions-Lev Tolstoy (Russian)
The Necklace-Guy de Maupassant (French)
The Game-Dan Jacobson (South African)
A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings: A…
setting- medieval kingdom... pro- The King... ant- lack of knowledg…
setting- Paris, France late 1800's... pro-Madmoiselle Loisel... ant…
setting- South Africa during war time (setting is obstacle)... p…
setting- Spain late 1800's... pro- Angel... ant- the people in the…
Three Questions-Lev Tolstoy (Russian)
setting- medieval kingdom... pro- The King... ant- lack of knowledg…
The Necklace-Guy de Maupassant (French)
setting- Paris, France late 1800's... pro-Madmoiselle Loisel... ant…
20 terms
English 9 - short stories
Happy Endings
The Lesson
Black Man and White Woman in a Dark Gr…
San Francisco
Atwood
Bombara
Banks
Barry
Happy Endings
Atwood
The Lesson
Bombara
40 terms
English 9 Short Stories
Exposition
Foreshadowing
Inciting Force
Conflict
Indrroductiry material in which giges the setting, the tone,…
Hints that suggest what will later come in the story... Usually…
Event or character that triggers conflict
The essence of fiction, creates plot . Usually 4 types
Exposition
Indrroductiry material in which giges the setting, the tone,…
Foreshadowing
Hints that suggest what will later come in the story... Usually…
10 terms
English 9: Short Stories
Theme: Passing
Theme: Daughter of Invention
Theme: Pancakes
Theme: Sound of Thunder
Sacrifices must be made to be successful
People sometimes act rashly out of love
Not everything has to be perfect
All actions have consequences
Theme: Passing
Sacrifices must be made to be successful
Theme: Daughter of Invention
People sometimes act rashly out of love
14 terms
English 9 Short Stories
Protagonist
Antagonist
Conflict
Setting
is the main character in a novel , story etc.
person who struggles against or competes with one another.
A struggle between opposing forces. Usually the main characte…
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Protagonist
is the main character in a novel , story etc.
Antagonist
person who struggles against or competes with one another.
32 terms
English 9 Short Stories
Allusion
Antagonist
Anticlimax
Characterization
A reference to a well known person, place, event, literary wo…
Character or force in conflict with the main character
The turning point in the story that is a let down/ the point…
The act of creating and developing a character
Allusion
A reference to a well known person, place, event, literary wo…
Antagonist
Character or force in conflict with the main character
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English 9 Short Stories
theme
first person point of view
characterization
resolution
usually not directly stated, it reveals a truth about human n…
the narrator is present in the story
the process of making people come alive through written words
the purpose of the resolution is to complete the story, novel…
theme
usually not directly stated, it reveals a truth about human n…
first person point of view
the narrator is present in the story
104 terms
English 9 Short Stories
What family did the courts rule in fav…
What is the primary conflict in "The M…
What is a series of related events tha…
What is the theme of "the Necklace"?
Gradwitzs
Man VS. Man
Plot
Appearances can be deceiving
What family did the courts rule in fav…
Gradwitzs
What is the primary conflict in "The M…
Man VS. Man
33 terms
short stories english 9
rainsford vs jungle, sea (human vs nat…
rainsford vs zaroff (human vs human)
protagonist
antagonist
he has to survive in the jungle, he fell into the sea and had…
they are both trying to win the game
rainsford (mdg)
zaroff (mdg)
rainsford vs jungle, sea (human vs nat…
he has to survive in the jungle, he fell into the sea and had…
rainsford vs zaroff (human vs human)
they are both trying to win the game
42 terms
English 9 short stories
Theme
facts about themes
examples of a theme
themes are...
what the story teaches a person
- a theme is not a word, it is a sentence... - you dont have to…
"money cant buy happiness" or "dont judge people based on the…
- not explict (clearly stated), implied, bigger than the story
Theme
what the story teaches a person
facts about themes
- a theme is not a word, it is a sentence... - you dont have to…
71 terms
English 9- short stories
who are foils in a red dress and why
characters or situations that are oppo…
characters or situations that are the…
why are doubles and foils used
mason and the narrator, she has no confidence and he has to m…
foils
doubles, parallels
for emphasis
who are foils in a red dress and why
mason and the narrator, she has no confidence and he has to m…
characters or situations that are oppo…
foils
25 terms
English 9 Short Story Terms
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Conflict
the sequence of events in narrative writing (what happens when)
background information (often in introduction)
a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build t…
struggle between two opposing forces
Plot
the sequence of events in narrative writing (what happens when)
Exposition
background information (often in introduction)
25 terms
Short Story Terms English 9
plot
exposition
external conflict
internal conflict
the action of a story
the background information of a story
conflict a character has with someone or something else
conflict a character has with himself or herself
plot
the action of a story
exposition
the background information of a story
19 terms
English 9 Short Story Review
Irony of Situation
Conflict
Setting
Protagonist
Ending the opposite of what was expected
The clash of two differences in a story, main problem or situ…
Time, place, and atmosphere in which the story takes place
The main character in the story, "good guy"
Irony of Situation
Ending the opposite of what was expected
Conflict
The clash of two differences in a story, main problem or situ…
21 terms
Short Stories for English 9
Author's Purpose of The Lady or The Ti…
Main Idea of The Lady or The Tiger
What characters are round/dynamic in T…
What characters are flat/static in The…
To give you something to think about
The princess had to choose her love's fate, whether for him t…
The young man
The king and the princess
Author's Purpose of The Lady or The Ti…
To give you something to think about
Main Idea of The Lady or The Tiger
The princess had to choose her love's fate, whether for him t…
13 terms
English 9- short story quiz
The Scarlet Ibis
The Necklace
The Most Dangerous Game
The Cask Of Amontillado
Short Story Plot: Story about the relationship between brothe…
Theme: Appreciate what you have and be happy with it.... Mathild…
Rainsford falls overboard from his yacht. He swims to the nea…
Theme: people aren't always what they seem; be cautious...are…
The Scarlet Ibis
Short Story Plot: Story about the relationship between brothe…
The Necklace
Theme: Appreciate what you have and be happy with it.... Mathild…
61 terms
English 9 Short story vocab
Catacombs
virtuoso
impunity
fettered
-Underground cemetary.... -stacked bones
-A person highly skilled in music or art.
-exemption from freedom due to the consequences of an action
-restrained by chains
Catacombs
-Underground cemetary.... -stacked bones
virtuoso
-A person highly skilled in music or art.
40 terms
English 9 short story vocab
tangible
quarry
amenity
condone
capable of being touched or felt
the object of a hunt, prey
something that adds to ones comfort or convenience
to overlook, forgive or disregard
tangible
capable of being touched or felt
quarry
the object of a hunt, prey
17 terms
English 9 (short story terms)
Plot
Point of view
Foreshadowing
Symbol
The order of which the author has choosen to convey the events
The perspective of which the story is told
Small hints that the author gives at the beginning of a story…
Somthing that represents a bigger idea
Plot
The order of which the author has choosen to convey the events
Point of view
The perspective of which the story is told
33 terms
English 9; Short story words
pungent
malodorous
concessions
caprice
strong, overpowering
foul-smelling
compromises
whim, sudden change of mind without any real cause
pungent
strong, overpowering
malodorous
foul-smelling
13 terms
English 9- short story quiz
The Scarlet Ibis
The Necklace
The Most Dangerous Game
The Cask Of Amontillado
Short Story Plot: Story about the relationship between brothe…
Theme: Appreciate what you have and be happy with it.... Mathild…
Rainsford falls overboard from his yacht. He swims to the nea…
Theme: people aren't always what they seem; be cautious...are…
The Scarlet Ibis
Short Story Plot: Story about the relationship between brothe…
The Necklace
Theme: Appreciate what you have and be happy with it.... Mathild…
24 terms
English 9 short story definition
Conflict
Internal conflict
External conflict
Functions of the setting:
A struggle or clash between opposing charectars or between op…
Takes place internally within the characters own mind
1. Person vs. person... 2. Person vs. nature... 3. Person vs. society
1. Mood... 2. Charectar... 3. Conflict
Conflict
A struggle or clash between opposing charectars or between op…
Internal conflict
Takes place internally within the characters own mind
32 terms
English 9- Short Story Vocab.
Affable
Amenity
Ennui
Indolent
(Adj) friendly, pleasant
(N) something that makes life more comfortable or convient
(N) boredom
(Adj) lazy
Affable
(Adj) friendly, pleasant
Amenity
(N) something that makes life more comfortable or convient
24 terms
English 9 short story terms
characters
protagonist
antagonist
flat
People, animals, or creatures in a story or drama
Main character in a story
A character or force in conflict with the main character
is only known by one or two ways
characters
People, animals, or creatures in a story or drama
protagonist
Main character in a story
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English 9 Short Story Vocab
Castigate
Prostrate
Futility
Effusively
V. to reprimand severely
V. To render helpless or defenseless... lying in a prayer position
N. Pointlessness or uselessness
Adv. Lacking reserve; pouring out; in an effusive manner
Castigate
V. to reprimand severely
Prostrate
V. To render helpless or defenseless... lying in a prayer position
46 terms
English 9 Fiction Short Story Test
Setting
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
The time and place of a story
Sequence of events in a story
The part of a story where the characters, settings, and openi…
Events in a story leading up to the climax
Setting
The time and place of a story
Plot
Sequence of events in a story
16 terms
English 9 Short Story Unit
Denotation
Connotation
Indirect characterization
internal conflict
literal meaning of a word
idea or feeling that a word invokes
the personality is revealed through characters speech, action…
conflict within the characters mind
Denotation
literal meaning of a word
Connotation
idea or feeling that a word invokes
30 terms
English 9 short story vocabulary
Tangible
Condone
Imperative
Zealous
Capable of being touched or felt
To forgive or overlook
Absolutely necessary
Intensely enthusiastic
Tangible
Capable of being touched or felt
Condone
To forgive or overlook
English 9 Final Short Story
Short Story
Elements of a short story
Plot
Characters
A brief work of fiction
Plot characters setting POV
Sequence of events
People or animals that participate in the action
Short Story
A brief work of fiction
Elements of a short story
Plot characters setting POV
52 terms
English 9 - Short Story Terms
Plot
Character
Exposition
Resolution
The main action of a story
Can be a person, animal or animated object
Is the beginning section of a short story where we learn abou…
Is the ending of a short story
Plot
The main action of a story
Character
Can be a person, animal or animated object
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