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English - The Crucible Review CHARACTERS
Reverend Paris
Betty Paris
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Pastor of the church in Salem. He is the father of Betty and…
Until Abigail gives her a valid explanation for dancing in th…
She is a native of Barbados. First character accused of witch…
She was once the lover of John Proctor but was turned out whe…
Reverend Paris
Pastor of the church in Salem. He is the father of Betty and…
Betty Paris
Until Abigail gives her a valid explanation for dancing in th…
76 terms
English: The Crucible
True
False
False
True
Abigail Williams is a seventeen-year-old girl who has had an…
Rev. Parris is the minister in Salem and a well-known authori…
As the play opens, Parris prays over the still body of Betty…
Abigail tells Parris that she and the other girls had danced…
True
Abigail Williams is a seventeen-year-old girl who has had an…
False
Rev. Parris is the minister in Salem and a well-known authori…
76 terms
English: The Crucible
True
False
False
True
Abigail Williams is a seventeen-year-old girl who has had an…
Rev. Parris is the minister in Salem and a well-known authori…
As the play opens, Parris prays over the still body of Betty…
Abigail tells Parris that she and the other girls had danced…
True
Abigail Williams is a seventeen-year-old girl who has had an…
False
Rev. Parris is the minister in Salem and a well-known authori…
35 terms
English The Crucible
adamant
affidavit
autocracy
bowlegged
utterly unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of all app…
a written declaration upon oath made before an authorized off…
government in which one person has uncontrolled or unlimited…
outward curvature of the legs causing a separation of the kne…
adamant
utterly unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of all app…
affidavit
a written declaration upon oath made before an authorized off…
17 terms
English the Crucible
Crucible
Evaluation
Malign
Trepidation
a place or occasion of severe test or trial.
the making of a judgment about the amount, number, or value o…
evil in nature or effect; malevolent.
a feeling of fear or agitation about something that may happen.
Crucible
a place or occasion of severe test or trial.
Evaluation
the making of a judgment about the amount, number, or value o…
37 terms
english- crucible
predilection
ingratiating
dissembling
calumny
prexisting preference
charming or flattering
disguising ones real nature of motives
false accusation / slander
predilection
prexisting preference
ingratiating
charming or flattering
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English The Crucible
Author
When it was written
Action of the play
Specific inspiration
Arthur Miller
1952
1692
Devil of Massachusetts about Salem Which trials
Author
Arthur Miller
When it was written
1952
20 terms
English The Crucible
abomination
afflict
ameliorate
antagonistic
a dreadful and immoral thing
to trouble or attack causing physical or mental suffering
to improve
adversarial; indicating opposition or resistance
abomination
a dreadful and immoral thing
afflict
to trouble or attack causing physical or mental suffering
54 terms
English the crucible
Plot
Conflict
Protagonist and antagonist
Artistic in unity
The sequence of events or incidence of which the story is com…
Is a clash of actions, desires, or wills. ... A. Person vs. pers…
The protagonist is a central character, sympathetic or unsymp…
Essential to a good plot, nothing a relevant, good argument,…
Plot
The sequence of events or incidence of which the story is com…
Conflict
Is a clash of actions, desires, or wills. ... A. Person vs. pers…
10 terms
English: the crucible
Paradox
Slant rhyme
Assonance
Oxymoron
a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently…
Half rhyme or slant rhyme, sometimes called near-rhyme or laz…
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
Paradox
a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently…
Slant rhyme
Half rhyme or slant rhyme, sometimes called near-rhyme or laz…
39 terms
English: the crucible
Predilection
Ingratiating
Dissembling
Calumny
Preexisting preference
Charming, flattering
Lying, concealing true intentions
False accusations
Predilection
Preexisting preference
Ingratiating
Charming, flattering
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english the crucible
pallor
ameliorate
indignant
wily
unnaturally pale
to improve or make better
showing for feeling anger because of something unjust
craftly,sly
pallor
unnaturally pale
ameliorate
to improve or make better
56 terms
The Crucible- English
1692, Salem, Massachusetts
Tituba is blamed for everything that h…
He is worried about his reputation rui…
Ruth is also sick because she won't wa…
What is the setting for the story? (Year, State/ City, Place)
What dilemma does Tituba have?
Why does Reverend Parris not want to say anything about Betty?
Who else is sick besides Betty? Explain.
1692, Salem, Massachusetts
What is the setting for the story? (Year, State/ City, Place)
Tituba is blamed for everything that h…
What dilemma does Tituba have?
64 terms
English "The Crucible"
villainous
crucible
barbaric
fanatic
very bad or evil
a difficult test or challenge; a place or situation that forc…
very rude or offensive : not polite or proper
marked by excessive enthusiasm and intense uncritical devotion
villainous
very bad or evil
crucible
a difficult test or challenge; a place or situation that forc…
56 terms
English- the crucible
Who said "There will be no postponemen…
Who said "Postponement now speaks a fl…
Who said "I come to do the Devil's wor…
Who said "She is one foot in heaven no…
Judge Danforth
Judge Danforth
Reverend Hale
Elizabeth Proctor
Who said "There will be no postponemen…
Judge Danforth
Who said "Postponement now speaks a fl…
Judge Danforth
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English (the crucible)
pallor
ameliorate
avidly
base
paleness
make better
eagerly
low; mean
pallor
paleness
ameliorate
make better
46 terms
English - the crucible - vocab
heathen
conjure
faction
abomination
not beliving in Christian god
cast a spell/ summon
group sharing a belief or cause
something disgusting
heathen
not beliving in Christian god
conjure
cast a spell/ summon
74 terms
English The Crucible
Why were the first three women accused…
Why were people already suspicious of…
Who wrote about a Boston woman in Memo…
How many people accused of witchcraft…
They each were already considered a type of outsider in the c…
She told the girls stories from Barbados about omens and vood…
Cotton Mather
nineteen
Why were the first three women accused…
They each were already considered a type of outsider in the c…
Why were people already suspicious of…
She told the girls stories from Barbados about omens and vood…
42 terms
English The Crucible.
Betty Parris
Describe the setting.
Reverend Parris
Describe Salem and its people.
10 years old, lying inert.
Small upper bedroom in Reverend Samuel Parris' home in Salem,…
Mid-40s. Believed he was being persecuted. Knows nothing abou…
a. Small village with a few houses near the bay. ... b. Town was…
Betty Parris
10 years old, lying inert.
Describe the setting.
Small upper bedroom in Reverend Samuel Parris' home in Salem,…
76 terms
The crucible; english
Why is Parris so worried about there b…
Why does Betty stop talking?
What does Abby admit to proctor?
What does Parris mean when he asks Abb…
doesnt want the devil being in his home
because she goes into a strange coma
There was no witchcraft taking place
If her reputation is pure
Why is Parris so worried about there b…
doesnt want the devil being in his home
Why does Betty stop talking?
because she goes into a strange coma
10 terms
English the crucible
Tainted
Flater
Base
Ameliorate
Sullied contaminated
Hesitate in purpose or action
morally low dishonorable
Improve make better
Tainted
Sullied contaminated
Flater
Hesitate in purpose or action
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Vocabulary The Crucible English-German
to be one of the elect
reverend
preacher
uproar
ein Auserwählter Gottes sein
Pfarrer
Prediger
Aufruhr
to be one of the elect
ein Auserwählter Gottes sein
reverend
Pfarrer
12 terms
English the crucible
Vengeance
Propriety
Conjured
Faction
Revenge/retribution
Proper manners/appropriatness
Summoned/ called up
Clique/group
Vengeance
Revenge/retribution
Propriety
Proper manners/appropriatness
23 terms
English : the crucible
Compromise
Contention
Subservient
Naive
Endanger the reputation or interest of exposing suspicion
Verbal argument or struggle ; quarreling
Useful in inferior capacity to promote an end ; submissive
Lacking knowledge of the ways of the world ; innocent; unsoph…
Compromise
Endanger the reputation or interest of exposing suspicion
Contention
Verbal argument or struggle ; quarreling
10 terms
English the crucible
Conjured
Faction
Abominations
Inert
Summoned by oath or spell
Small group usually contentious within a larger group
Things that elicit great dislike or abhorrence
Unable to move or act
Conjured
Summoned by oath or spell
Faction
Small group usually contentious within a larger group
40 terms
English the crucible
Ideology
Paradox
Villainy
Dissembling
Manner or content of thinking; myth, doctrine, or belief that…
A self-contradictory and false proposition that may perhaps b…
Wretched; outrageous wickedness.
To conceal; give a false or misleading appearance to.
Ideology
Manner or content of thinking; myth, doctrine, or belief that…
Paradox
A self-contradictory and false proposition that may perhaps b…
86 terms
english the crucible
Reverend Parris
Betty
Tituba
Abigail
the controversial and insecure minister of Salem
the 10-year-old daughter of Rev. Parris who is one of the fir…
a slave brought from Barbados by Parris who is first accused…
the 17-year-old niece of Parris, an orphan, she lives with he…
Reverend Parris
the controversial and insecure minister of Salem
Betty
the 10-year-old daughter of Rev. Parris who is one of the fir…
25 terms
The Crucible - Final Review English III
The Proctor's newest servant girl
A farmer who had a secret sin
Worried more about his reputation than…
Was seen dancing naked in the woods
Mary Warren
John Proctor
Rev. Parris
Mercy Lewis
The Proctor's newest servant girl
Mary Warren
A farmer who had a secret sin
John Proctor
19 terms
English the crucible
You must understand, sir, or he must b…
A fire, a fire is burning! I hear the…
Do you take it upon yourself to determ…
I want to open myself!... I want the l…
Danforth
Proctor
Danforth
Abigail
You must understand, sir, or he must b…
Danforth
A fire, a fire is burning! I hear the…
Proctor
20 terms
English (The Crucible )
Corroborating
Deference
Trepidation
Iniquity
(Mc)Supporting with evidence
(Mc)Respect
(Mc)Apprehension
(Mc)Wickedness
Corroborating
(Mc)Supporting with evidence
Deference
(Mc)Respect
13 terms
english the crucible
indignant
deference
pious
base (adj)
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
humble submission or respect
devoted to a religious
not having moral principles or rules
indignant
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
deference
humble submission or respect
English The Crucible
Archetypal symbol
Pathetic fallacy
Dramatic irony
Verbal irony
A universal symbol regardless of time and place... Ex: lighting-…
When nature sympathizes or mimics man... Ex: the changing of sea…
The discrepancy between what a character thinks to be true an…
The discrepancy between what is said and what is meant... Ex:
Archetypal symbol
A universal symbol regardless of time and place... Ex: lighting-…
Pathetic fallacy
When nature sympathizes or mimics man... Ex: the changing of sea…
30 terms
English The Crucible
In the opening stage directions, the "…
Susanna's statement that Dr. Griggs ha…
As it is used in Parris's statement "I…
Parris's words to Abigail "now my mini…
instincts as a person in a subordinate position
even educated people in this society believe in witchcraft
ignore
show the dire nature of the situation
In the opening stage directions, the "…
instincts as a person in a subordinate position
Susanna's statement that Dr. Griggs ha…
even educated people in this society believe in witchcraft
The Crucible - Characters - MHS English III
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Betty Parris
Rev. Samuel Parris
slave of Rev. Parris... from Barbados... accused of witchcraft, con…
niece of Rev Parris... leader of the group of girls... affair with…
daughter of Rev. Parris... unconscious... goes along with Abigail
minister of Salem... greedy, selfish, egocentric... only concerned…
Tituba
slave of Rev. Parris... from Barbados... accused of witchcraft, con…
Abigail Williams
niece of Rev Parris... leader of the group of girls... affair with…
23 terms
English-The Crucible
Abrogate
Abyss
Baseness
Bemuse
To abolish, to do away with
Bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth
The quality of lacking higher values
To confuse or to bewilder
Abrogate
To abolish, to do away with
Abyss
Bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth
21 terms
English ( The Crucible)
Theocracy
Provincial
Prodigious
Formidable
government that is guided by god
lacking sophistication, narrow minded
impressively great in size, force, or extent
arousing fear, dread or alarm, difficult to defeat
Theocracy
government that is guided by god
Provincial
lacking sophistication, narrow minded
24 terms
English The Crucible
Drama(play)
Dialogue
Plot
Acts
A story written to be performed by actors
The conversations and speeches of characters in dramas
The ordered sequence of events in a play
Play is divided into there large units
Drama(play)
A story written to be performed by actors
Dialogue
The conversations and speeches of characters in dramas
13 terms
English The Crucible
trepidation
reddish work
stock
covenant
fear or anxiety
bloody deeds
refers to heavy wooden frame with holes for confining the ank…
an agreement or promise
trepidation
fear or anxiety
reddish work
bloody deeds
10 terms
English: The Crucible
Theocracy
Providence
Puritanical
Conjure
Governed by religion
God's will; God's intervention in human affairs
Strict in morality and religion
Make (something) appear unexpectedly or seemingly from nowher…
Theocracy
Governed by religion
Providence
God's will; God's intervention in human affairs
20 terms
English (The Crucible )
Corroborating
Deference
Trepidation
Iniquity
(Mc)Supporting with evidence
(Mc)Respect
(Mc)Apprehension
(Mc)Wickedness
Corroborating
(Mc)Supporting with evidence
Deference
(Mc)Respect
26 terms
English the crucible
Persecute (verb)
Conjure (verb)
Naïve (adjective)
Prodigious (adjective)
To oppress or harass
to summon by magical or supernatural power
Lacking experience and understanding
Extraordinary or marvelous
Persecute (verb)
To oppress or harass
Conjure (verb)
to summon by magical or supernatural power
25 terms
English the crucible
Affidavi
Deposition
Imperceptible
Deferentially
A sworn starement under oath
Act of removing from position of authority or act of testifyi…
Extremely slight, gradual, change
Respect and esteem due a superior or elder
Affidavi
A sworn starement under oath
Deposition
Act of removing from position of authority or act of testifyi…
20 terms
English- the crucible
Deference
Corroborate
Subservient
Anarchy
Respect and honor due to a superior or elder.
To support with evidence
Acting like a servant
Absence of order.
Deference
Respect and honor due to a superior or elder.
Corroborate
To support with evidence
27 terms
English: The Crucible
Quavering
Parish
Motif
Intimations
To shake tremulously
A localh church with its Field of activity
Reoccurring subject theme idea especially in literary artist…
The act of intimating for making known indirectly
Quavering
To shake tremulously
Parish
A localh church with its Field of activity
12 terms
English- The Crucible
theocracy
villainy
heathen
conjure
a form of government in which God or a deity is recognized as…
wicked or criminal behavior.
a person who does not belong to a widely held religion (espec…
make (something) appear unexpectedly or seemingly from nowher…
theocracy
a form of government in which God or a deity is recognized as…
villainy
wicked or criminal behavior.
25 terms
The crucible-English
crucible
overture
theocracy
Lucifer
severe trial
an introduction
government by religion
satan
crucible
severe trial
overture
an introduction
15 terms
English (The crucible)
John Procror
Elizabeth
Abigail
Hale
-farmer... -elizabeth's husband ... -affair with Abigail ... -expose A…
-John proctors wife... -one who fired Abigail ... -
-Reverend Parris's niece.... -was once a servent in the proctor…
-Young minister... -expert on witchcraft (hater)... -attempts to sa…
John Procror
-farmer... -elizabeth's husband ... -affair with Abigail ... -expose A…
Elizabeth
-John proctors wife... -one who fired Abigail ... -
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english definitions the crucible
villainous
crucible
barbaric
fanatic
adj having a wicked behavior
n sever test or trial
adj uncivilized or not polite
n person with an extreme enthusiasm
villainous
adj having a wicked behavior
crucible
n sever test or trial
20 terms
English the crucible
Crucible
Allegory
Witch-hunt
Insipid
A severe test of patience or belief; a trial. Noun
An art form, as a stroy, painting, in which the components ha…
An investigation carried out supposedly to uncover rebellious…
Lacking in qualities that interest, stimulate, or challenge;…
Crucible
A severe test of patience or belief; a trial. Noun
Allegory
An art form, as a stroy, painting, in which the components ha…
11 terms
English the Crucible
Dwindling
Disproportionate
Contention
Pretense
Diminishing, decreasing
Unequal , or uneven
Disagreement, Conflict
Make believe , posing
Dwindling
Diminishing, decreasing
Disproportionate
Unequal , or uneven
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