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English Final Gift of the Magi
What was Della upset about at the begi…
How did Della and Jim feel about their…
how much did Della sell her hair for?
What did Della buy Jim with that money?
She didn't have enough money to buy Jim a nice gift
full of pride
$20
A chain for his watch
What was Della upset about at the begi…
She didn't have enough money to buy Jim a nice gift
How did Della and Jim feel about their…
full of pride
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English Vocab - Gift of the Magi
imputation
parsimony
predonminating
mendicancy
to charge with the fault of or the responsibility of
stinginess,unusually frugal
to have controlling power or influence
a beggar, someone that depends on alms(goods given as a chari…
imputation
to charge with the fault of or the responsibility of
parsimony
stinginess,unusually frugal
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English: Gift of the Magi Vocab
Instigates (v.)
Depreciate (v.)
Cascade (n.)
Faltered (v.)
Urges on; stirs up
Reduce in value
A small steep waterfall; anything suggesting such a waterfall
Acted hesitantly; showed uncertainty
Instigates (v.)
Urges on; stirs up
Depreciate (v.)
Reduce in value
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English I : The Gift of the Magi
imply
instigate
predominate
vestibule
suggested but not directly expressed
to stir up; provoke
be the strongest or main element; be greater in number or amo…
entryway within a building
imply
suggested but not directly expressed
instigate
to stir up; provoke
English Gift of Magi
Instigates
Depreciate
Cascade
Faltered
Urges on; stirs up
Reduce in value
Small steep waterfall
Acted hesitantly, showed uncertainly
Instigates
Urges on; stirs up
Depreciate
Reduce in value
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English: Gift of the Magi
Author
Main Characters
Irony in the Story
Plot of Gift of the Magi
Henry
Della, Jim
Jim sold his watch and bought Della comb for her hair, Della…
Jim and Della love each other and they would give up anything…
Author
Henry
Main Characters
Della, Jim
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English The Gift Of The Magi
Dell is counting money at the beginnin…
What detailhelps you predict what Dell…
What "treasure" does Jim have?
After Della visits the hair shop, she
A gift for Jim
She cries after looking at her hair
His grandfathers watch
Shops for Jim's gift
Dell is counting money at the beginnin…
A gift for Jim
What detailhelps you predict what Dell…
She cries after looking at her hair
10 terms
English: Gift of the Magi
Author
Main Characters
Irony in the Story
Plot of Gift of the Magi
Henry
Della, Jim
Jim sold his watch and bought Della comb for her hair, Della…
Jim and Della love each other and they would give up anything…
Author
Henry
Main Characters
Della, Jim
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English vocab : Gift of the Magi
Agile
Assertion
Cascade
Chronicle
Adj. To move quickly
N. Confident of a fact or belief
N. Small waterfall
N. Order in which the events happen
Agile
Adj. To move quickly
Assertion
N. Confident of a fact or belief
The Gift of Magi Vocabulary - English
Imputation
Parsimony
Instigate
Predominating
Assertion
Thrift, frugality
Initiate, start
Dominating, prevailing
Imputation
Assertion
Parsimony
Thrift, frugality
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English Vocabulary; Gift of the Magi
Instigate
Vestibule
Agile
Falter
To stir up trouble, provoke//synonyms: prompt, incite, inflam…
Small entryway within a building//synonyms: doorway, foyer, h…
Able to move quickly and easily//synonyms: athletic, energeti…
To hesitate from lack of confidence//synonyms: flounder, hesi…
Instigate
To stir up trouble, provoke//synonyms: prompt, incite, inflam…
Vestibule
Small entryway within a building//synonyms: doorway, foyer, h…
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English midterm gift of the magi
$1.87
$20
a watch
a watch chain
how much money did della have before she sold her hair
how much money did she get when she sold her hair
what prized possession does jim own
what does della buy jim
$1.87
how much money did della have before she sold her hair
$20
how much money did she get when she sold her hair
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English: The Gift of the Magi
Imputation
Flat
Pier
Depreciate
Accusation of stinginess
Apartment
Tall mirror
Reduce in value
Imputation
Accusation of stinginess
Flat
Apartment
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"The Gift of the Magi"
agile
sacrifice
assertion
chronicle
able to move quickly
something given up for the sake of another
a declaration or statement
a record of events in order of time; a history
agile
able to move quickly
sacrifice
something given up for the sake of another
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English I - The Gift of the Magi
Agile
Assertion
Chronicle
Coveted
able to move quickly and easily
a statement
a record of events
greedily desired or wished for
Agile
able to move quickly and easily
Assertion
a statement
English: The Gift of the Magi vocab
imputation
parsimony
predominate
appertain
accusation, insinuation
stinginess; extreme thriftiness
having advantage in numbers
connecting to, being a part of
imputation
accusation, insinuation
parsimony
stinginess; extreme thriftiness
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English Vocab.: The Gift Of The Magi
Instigates
Agile
Depreciate
Cascade
Urges on to some action, usually negative, or sets something…
Moving with ease
Make something seem less important; lower the value of
Waterfall
Instigates
Urges on to some action, usually negative, or sets something…
Agile
Moving with ease
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English quiz: gift of the magi
Agile
Cascade
Coveted
Instigate
Able to move quickly and easy
Series of small water falls that flows over steep rocks
Desire
Urge on provoke
Agile
Able to move quickly and easy
Cascade
Series of small water falls that flows over steep rocks
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The Gift of the Magi English vocab
appertain
prudence
subside
illuminate
to relate to
cautious behavior
to become less intensive or active
to explain
appertain
to relate to
prudence
cautious behavior
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English Vocab "The Gift of the Magi"
Appertain
Prudence
Subside
Illuminate
To relate to
Cautious behavior
To become less intensive or active
To explain
Appertain
To relate to
Prudence
Cautious behavior
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English Terms : The Gift of the Magi
instigate
vestibule
agile
falter
to stir up; provoke
a small entryway within a building
able to move quickly and easily
to hesitate from lack of courage or confidence
instigate
to stir up; provoke
vestibule
a small entryway within a building
10 terms
Vocabulary for English- "The Gift of the Magi"
agile
assertion
chronicle
coveted
able to move quickly and easily
a statment
a record of events
greedily desired or wished for
agile
able to move quickly and easily
assertion
a statment
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English gift of magi vocab
Imputation
Instigate
Depreciate
Chronicle
An accusation
To urge on
To lessen the price or value of
A record of events placed in chronological order
Imputation
An accusation
Instigate
To urge on
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English gift of magi
Imputation
Parsimony
Instigate
Predominating
Assertion
Thrift, frugality
Initiate, start
Dominating, prevailing
Imputation
Assertion
Parsimony
Thrift, frugality
10 terms
English Vocabulary "The Gift of the Magi"
agile
assertion
chronicle
coveted
able to move quickly and easily
a statement
a record of events
greedily desired or wished for
agile
able to move quickly and easily
assertion
a statement
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English 4 the gift of the magi
Why is it ironic that Jim buys combs f…
Della is counting money at the beginni…
After Della visits the hair shop, she
What "treasure" does Jim have?
Della has cut her hair to buy Jim a present.
a gift for Jim
shops for Jim's gift
his grandfather's watch
Why is it ironic that Jim buys combs f…
Della has cut her hair to buy Jim a present.
Della is counting money at the beginni…
a gift for Jim
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English 1 "The Gift of the Magi"
type of writing
author
allusion
the steady increase in the prices
short story
O. Henry
reference to the bible
inflation
type of writing
short story
author
O. Henry
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English "Gift of Magi" Vocab
Possession
Distinguished
Cascade
Ransacked
act of possessing, owning
dignity, proper, famous
Waterfall, flowing
To search for thoroughly
Possession
act of possessing, owning
Distinguished
dignity, proper, famous
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English Final/The Gift of the Magi
Author?
Who is Della?
Who is Jim?
Plot?
O. Henry
The narrator. Described as young, affectionate, selfless, and…
Jim is Della's husband, and "the lord of the flat," is only t…
The "Gift of the Magi" takes places on Christmas Eve. The mai…
Author?
O. Henry
Who is Della?
The narrator. Described as young, affectionate, selfless, and…
10 terms
The Gift of the Magi
instigates
agile
depreciate
cascade
urges on to some action, usually negative or sets something i…
moving with ease
make something seem less important; lower the value of
waterfall
instigates
urges on to some action, usually negative or sets something i…
agile
moving with ease
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English-Gift of Magi Vocabulary
Agile
Appertain
Depreciate
Longitudinal
Athletic,able to move well
Belong to, be relevant to
Reduce the value of, make cheaper
Relating to length; in the direction of the long axis of a body
Agile
Athletic,able to move well
Appertain
Belong to, be relevant to
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English Gift of Magi Vocab
Agile
Assertion
Cascade
Chronicle
Able to move quickly and easily
A confident and forceful statement of fact and/or belief
A small waterfall that falls in stages; or a process whereby…
Related in a factual way; a factual written account of import…
Agile
Able to move quickly and easily
Assertion
A confident and forceful statement of fact and/or belief
8 terms
The Gift of the Magi- English Exam
bulldoze
imputation
parisomny
predominating
wrecks everything
replacing data
unwillingness to spend money
the strongest thing
bulldoze
wrecks everything
imputation
replacing data
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The Gift of the Magi
instigates
agile
depreciate
cascade
to urge on or stir up
quick and well-coordinated in movement
to reduce or decline in value
a large amount of something that flows or hangs down
instigates
to urge on or stir up
agile
quick and well-coordinated in movement
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English Gift of the Magi Vocab
imputation
parsimony
predominating
flat
blame
careful with money
to be superior
an apartment
imputation
blame
parsimony
careful with money
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english-"the gift of magi"
instigates
imputation
predominating
subsiding
verb/ to prosperously agitate or incite
noun/ accusation
adjective/ most important or frequent
verb/ decreasing in amount or intesity
instigates
verb/ to prosperously agitate or incite
imputation
noun/ accusation
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ENGLISH VOCAB ; the gift of Magi
Agile
Assertion
Cascade
Chronicle
Active and lively coordinated
Positive statement or declaration often without support or re…
To fall or to cause to fall covering
A record of events or history
Agile
Active and lively coordinated
Assertion
Positive statement or declaration often without support or re…
english gift of magi test
whats delas prized possession?
what is jims prized possession?
what did dela buy for jim?
what did jim buy for dela?
hair
watch
watch chain
combs
whats delas prized possession?
hair
what is jims prized possession?
watch
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English gift of the magi
Appertain
Prudence
Subside
Illuminate
To relate to
Cautious behavior
To become less intense or active
To explain
Appertain
To relate to
Prudence
Cautious behavior
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English Vocabulary the gift of Magi
agile
assertion
chronicle
coveted
able to move quickly and easily
a statement
a record of events
greedily desired or wished for
agile
able to move quickly and easily
assertion
a statement
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English- The Gift of Magi
Setting
Mood
Plot
Climax
Perhapes the late 1800s or mid 1900s
Sad
A desperate poor woman tries to get as much money as possible…
Della cuts her hair for money
Setting
Perhapes the late 1800s or mid 1900s
Mood
Sad
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English the gift of magi vocab
calculated
craved
hysterical
immediate
estimated; figured with numbers
wanted to an extreme degree
very excited, frightened, or angry
happening or done at once
calculated
estimated; figured with numbers
craved
wanted to an extreme degree
6 terms
English gift of the magi
Instigates
Depreciate
Cascade
Faltered
Urges on; stirs up
Reduce in value
Small steep waterfall; anything suggesting a waterfall
Acted hesitantly; showed uncertainty
Instigates
Urges on; stirs up
Depreciate
Reduce in value
13 terms
English "Gift of the Magi" Vocabulary
prosperous
vanish
ecstatic
predominant
wealthy
disappear
very happy
most common
prosperous
wealthy
vanish
disappear
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English vocab (gift of the magi)
instigates
imputation
predominating
subsiding
verb- to make someone angry some one or to stir up something.
noun-a statement attributing something dishonest
verb-the leading element or force
verb- to sink to a low or lower level
instigates
verb- to make someone angry some one or to stir up something.
imputation
noun-a statement attributing something dishonest
16 terms
Gift of magi. English 9
Calculated
Craved
Hysterical
Immediate
Estimated; figured with numbers
Wanted to an extreme degree
Very excited, frightened , or angry
Happening or done at once
Calculated
Estimated; figured with numbers
Craved
Wanted to an extreme degree
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The gift of Magi - English
instigate
vestibule
agile
falter
to stir up, provoke
a small entryway within a building.
able to move quickly and easily
to hesitate form lack of courage or confidence
instigate
to stir up, provoke
vestibule
a small entryway within a building.
14 terms
English Vocab. Gift of the Magi
Craved
Hysterical
immediate
Metaphor
v. Meaning wanted to an extreme degree
v. Very excited, frightened or angry
adj. Happening or done at once
adj. Way of describing something by calling it something else
Craved
v. Meaning wanted to an extreme degree
Hysterical
v. Very excited, frightened or angry
20 terms
English: "Gift of the Magi"
Instigates
Imputation
predominating
Subsiding
Verb / To prosperously agitate or incite
Noun / Accusation
Adjective / Most important or frequent
Verb / Decreasing in amount or intensity
Instigates
Verb / To prosperously agitate or incite
Imputation
Noun / Accusation
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English 1 - The Gift of the Magi
Instigates
Agile
Depreciate
Cascade
v. - gives rise to
adj.- moving with ease
v. - lower the value
n. - waterfall
Instigates
v. - gives rise to
Agile
adj.- moving with ease
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