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English Night flashcards
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
A short narrative detailing particulars of an interesting epi…
Alliteration
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
10 terms
English Night Flashcards
Ghetto... What were the living condition…
SS... How would you become an SS member?
Mysticism/Kabbalah... Was This outlawed…
Aryan Race... Why were blonde hair peopl…
City districts which isolated Jewish communities from non-Jew…
Special guards for Hitler, also acted as the concentration ca…
An ancient Jewish mystical tradition based on an esoteric int…
German master race, blonde hair blue eyes, pure German blood.…
Ghetto... What were the living condition…
City districts which isolated Jewish communities from non-Jew…
SS... How would you become an SS member?
Special guards for Hitler, also acted as the concentration ca…
English Night
Anti-Semitic
Aryan
Beadle
Billet
discriminating against jewish people
Term used by the Nazis to mean a superior, Nordic type Caucas…
A minor religious official
an order that someone provide lodging for military personnel
Anti-Semitic
discriminating against jewish people
Aryan
Term used by the Nazis to mean a superior, Nordic type Caucas…
47 terms
English: Night
Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel
Chlomo Wiesel
Mrs. Wiesel
Hilda Wiesel
An introspective teenager, he first begins to hate when Hunga…
An esteemed grocer, adviser, and religious leader in the vill…
Elie's mother remains silent and casts questioning looks at h…
As she nears the time of betrothal, Elie's oldest sister work…
Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel
An introspective teenager, he first begins to hate when Hunga…
Chlomo Wiesel
An esteemed grocer, adviser, and religious leader in the vill…
10 terms
Night flashcards
Compatriots
Edict
Expound
Firmament
noun- fellow countrymen
noun- official statement; law
verb- to set forth in detail
noun- the sky, or the heavens
Compatriots
noun- fellow countrymen
Edict
noun- official statement; law
45 terms
Night flashcards
penury pg.3 ch. 1
observant pg.3 ch. 1
Hasidic pg.3 ch. 1
fraught pg.4 ch. 1
the state of being very poor : extreme poverty
careful to follow religious teachings or customs
a member of a Jewish sect of the second century b.c. opposed…
causing or having a lot of emotional stress or worry
penury pg.3 ch. 1
the state of being very poor : extreme poverty
observant pg.3 ch. 1
careful to follow religious teachings or customs
34 terms
Night Flashcards
Cabbala
SS
Gestapo
Kapo
A book of Jewish teachings.
Hitler's Nazi police force; his bodyguards
The secret police of Nazi Germany
Block leaders in the concentration camps; ruled for special t…
Cabbala
A book of Jewish teachings.
SS
Hitler's Nazi police force; his bodyguards
50 terms
Night Flashcards
Holocaust
Genocide
Racism
Anti-Semitism
Any mass slaughter or reckless destruction of life.
The deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
hatred or intolerance of another race or races
a person who persecutes or discriminates against Jews
Holocaust
Any mass slaughter or reckless destruction of life.
Genocide
The deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
12 terms
English Night
infinite
constant
skeptical
hurdle or obstacle
Innumerable
unremittingly
cynical
encumbrance
infinite
Innumerable
constant
unremittingly
Night Flashcards
Static Character
Dynamic Character
Hyperbole
Personification
A character that remains the same
A character that changes in some important way
Exaggeration (I have a million things to do today)
Giving non-human objects human characteristics
Static Character
A character that remains the same
Dynamic Character
A character that changes in some important way
9 terms
English - Night
Rabbi Eliahou
Juliek
Meir
Elie Wiesel
was abandoned by his son on the evacuation.
plays Beethoven before he dies.
kills his own father for a piece of bread.
promises himself that he won't abandon his father and works t…
Rabbi Eliahou
was abandoned by his son on the evacuation.
Juliek
plays Beethoven before he dies.
Night Flashcards
Eliezer (Elie)
Chlomo
Moshe the Beadle
Akiba Drumer
The narrator of Night, He is a Jewish boy of 12 at the end of…
Elie's father who is respected by the entire Jewish community…
Elie's teacher of Jewish mysticism
A Jewish Holocaust victim who gradually loses his faith in Go…
Eliezer (Elie)
The narrator of Night, He is a Jewish boy of 12 at the end of…
Chlomo
Elie's father who is respected by the entire Jewish community…
14 terms
Night Flashcards
Petrified
Notorious
Lucidity
Oppressive
Immobile with terror
Well-known for some undesirable feature, quality, or act
Clarity of thought or speech
Imposing a harsh or cruel form of domination
Petrified
Immobile with terror
Notorious
Well-known for some undesirable feature, quality, or act
15 terms
English "Night"
inert
apathy
derision
meager
motionless; lacking the ability to move or act
lack of interest; or emotion; indifference
scorn; ridicule
of small quantity; not adequate
inert
motionless; lacking the ability to move or act
apathy
lack of interest; or emotion; indifference
47 terms
Night Flashcards
Elie
Juliek
Madame Schacte
Father died
12 ends up 15 at end
Musician
Medium who screamed
on January 28/29 1945
Elie
12 ends up 15 at end
Juliek
Musician
Night Flashcards
Elie
Juliek
Madame Schacter
Father died
12 ends up 15 at end
Musician
Medium who screamed ended up getting gaged has 3 sons and hus…
on January 28/29 1945 because of dysentry
Elie
12 ends up 15 at end
Juliek
Musician
Night Flashcards
Unsentimental
Indulgently
Insinuated
Billed
Doesn't show emotion
support, generous
Negatively, imply, suggest
House military personal in civilian houses
Unsentimental
Doesn't show emotion
Indulgently
support, generous
20 terms
Night Flashcards
beadle
surname
penury
waif
a minor parish official who serves a ceremonial function
the name used to identify the members of a family
a state of extreme poverty
a homeless child
beadle
a minor parish official who serves a ceremonial function
surname
the name used to identify the members of a family
20 terms
Night flashcards
Elie's foot had swollen from the frost…
Elie received and spoon and knife in t…
Elie didnt fast for יומ כפור because e…
Elie lied to the Stein of Antwerp so h…
Why did Elie need to have surgery done in the hospital?
What did Elie inherit from his father when he was chosen?
Why didn't Elie fast for יומ כפור?
Why did Elie lie to the Stein of Antwerp about his family?
Elie's foot had swollen from the frost…
Why did Elie need to have surgery done in the hospital?
Elie received and spoon and knife in t…
What did Elie inherit from his father when he was chosen?
42 terms
English night
Holocaust
Concentration camps
Death camps
Nazis
Means sacrafice by fire (11 million deaths) 1932-1945... Planned…
Meant to starve and work prisoners to death
To kill people
German soldiers who follow Hitler
Holocaust
Means sacrafice by fire (11 million deaths) 1932-1945... Planned…
Concentration camps
Meant to starve and work prisoners to death
22 terms
English Night
Shlomo Wiesel
Moishe the Beadle
Hilda, Beatrice, and Tzipora
Stein of Antwerp
Elie's father, was the first and only to know the news about…
poor man that lived near their town, wounded in the leg by th…
were his sisters, T and mom died, H and B survived
asked Elie's father if had known his wife and children were o…
Shlomo Wiesel
Elie's father, was the first and only to know the news about…
Moishe the Beadle
poor man that lived near their town, wounded in the leg by th…
night flashcard
Eliezer
moshe the beadle
madame schachter
akiba drumer
teenager, religious at start of book, faith tested during camp.
handy man of church; drifter; religious mentor,survives the c…
has vision of flames and vision become true
selected and asked others to say kaddish but they forgot
Eliezer
teenager, religious at start of book, faith tested during camp.
moshe the beadle
handy man of church; drifter; religious mentor,survives the c…
20 terms
English - Night
Beadle
Penury
Redemption
Esteem
A title that of something at the synagog
Poverty; poor life style
To redeem yourself
Well known
Beadle
A title that of something at the synagog
Penury
Poverty; poor life style
6 terms
English night
Irrevocable
Pious
Invective
Rescind
Unable to be changed
Very religious
Insulting and abusive language
Cancel
Irrevocable
Unable to be changed
Pious
Very religious
Night flashcards
Who was Moishe the Beatle?
Who was Elie?
Who was Elie's father?
Who was Mrs.Schacter?
he was a man from sighet who always kept to himself. Taught E…
He is the author and the narrator of the book, and he was imp…
His name was Shlomo Wiesel, Imprisoned with Elie, died of dys…
Woman from train to Birkenau. Accidentally separated from hus…
Who was Moishe the Beatle?
he was a man from sighet who always kept to himself. Taught E…
Who was Elie?
He is the author and the narrator of the book, and he was imp…
English- Night
Diplomacy
Billeted
Ghetto
Treatise
Noun... Keeping good relationships between governments of differ…
Verb... To house/ store
Noun... Part of a city with poor conditions
Noun... A text that talks about something in depth
Diplomacy
Noun... Keeping good relationships between governments of differ…
Billeted
Verb... To house/ store
13 terms
English-night
Genocide
Ghetto
Death march
Selection
The deliberate killing of people of a particular race
Put in or restricted to an isolated or segregated area or group
A forced march of prisoners of war with the intent to kill, b…
When the jews first arrive at the camps they did this to sepa…
Genocide
The deliberate killing of people of a particular race
Ghetto
Put in or restricted to an isolated or segregated area or group
16 terms
English// "Night"
Compatriots
Edict
Expound
Firmament
A fellow countrymen
Official statement; law
To set forth in detail
The sky, or heavens
Compatriots
A fellow countrymen
Edict
Official statement; law
23 terms
Night-Elie Weisel (English)
Who:
What:
Where:
When:
Elie Weisel
Death Camp experience
Sighet, Transylvania
1945; Holocaust
Who:
Elie Weisel
What:
Death Camp experience
13 terms
Everyday English - Night
take a shower
turn off
sleep
wash face
to wash your body while standing in a tub
to make the electricity stop
to clothes your eyes and rest for a long time
to use water and soap to clean your eyes, nose, mouth, ears,…
take a shower
to wash your body while standing in a tub
turn off
to make the electricity stop
English Night
define simple subject
define simple predicate
define subordinate clause
define prepositional phrase
A single word used to name the subject
A single word used to describe the subject of a sentence
Adds more information but is dependent
A word used to typically described direction
define simple subject
A single word used to name the subject
define simple predicate
A single word used to describe the subject of a sentence
The Night Flashcards
Irrevocable
Pious
Invective
Rescind
adj. impossible to be changed
adj. deeply devoted to a religion
adj. characterized by abuse or insult
v. to say that a law is no longer valid
Irrevocable
adj. impossible to be changed
Pious
adj. deeply devoted to a religion
15 terms
Night English II Honors
stereotype
prejudice
oppression
scapegoat
generalization about a person or a group of people
a negative judgment of others
use of power to keep a person or group of people at a disadva…
one who is made object of blame
stereotype
generalization about a person or a group of people
prejudice
a negative judgment of others
20 terms
Night Vocab English 10
Beadle
Talmud
Nietzche
Rosh Hashanah
a minor parish official in charge of ushering and preserving…
a collection of ancient Rabbinic writings which constitute th…
A German philosopher known for saying, "God is dead" and crea…
The Jewish New Year
Beadle
a minor parish official in charge of ushering and preserving…
Talmud
a collection of ancient Rabbinic writings which constitute th…
Night flashcards
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
the repetition of the same sound at the beginning of adjacent…
When text references something from an earlier piece... Ex: "I w…
Comparison between two things
A short story about a real incident or person... Ex: the French…
Alliteration
the repetition of the same sound at the beginning of adjacent…
Allusion
When text references something from an earlier piece... Ex: "I w…
20 terms
Night Flashcards
Ancedote
Motif
Static Character
Dynamic Character
A very short story that is usually interesting or amusing and…
Narrative element that reoccurs throughout a work of literature
A Character that remains the same (Dr. Mengele and the Kappos)
A Character the changes in some important way (Elie's father;…
Ancedote
A very short story that is usually interesting or amusing and…
Motif
Narrative element that reoccurs throughout a work of literature
Night Flashcards
apathy
reverie
pious
raucous
A lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
a daydream; the condition of being lost in thought
Devoutly religious
Disagreeably harsh-sounding; disorderly
apathy
A lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
reverie
a daydream; the condition of being lost in thought
Night flashcards
Muster
Revolation
Decree
Encumber
Assemble (troops) for inspection before battel
A uprising and previously unknown facts. One known in a drama…
An official order issued by a legal authority
Restrict or burden (someone or something) that free actions o…
Muster
Assemble (troops) for inspection before battel
Revolation
A uprising and previously unknown facts. One known in a drama…
14 terms
Night Vocab English 9
prostrate
interlude
reprieve
robust
adj. lying face down.
noun an intervening episode, period, space.
noun a delay from impending punishment.
adj. strong and healthy; hardy; vigorous.
prostrate
adj. lying face down.
interlude
noun an intervening episode, period, space.
20 terms
Night flashcards
Sighet
Moshe the Beadle
Mrs. Schächter
Synagogue
Town where Eli's family lives
Eli's spiritual guide who was sent to the camp and then retur…
Widower who was scared sad and with nobody to turn to but her…
Jewish temple
Sighet
Town where Eli's family lives
Moshe the Beadle
Eli's spiritual guide who was sent to the camp and then retur…
7 terms
English Night
Themes (5)
Motifs (6)
Why was Night written?
How did/why was the Holocaust (allowed…
Never to forget... Identity... Dehumanization... Desensitization... Survi…
Faith/prayers... Fathers/sons... Hot/cold... Hunger/third... Body/corpse…
To give a voice to the survivors of the Holocaust that are un…
Germany felt victimized: after WW1 - lost property, in povert…
Themes (5)
Never to forget... Identity... Dehumanization... Desensitization... Survi…
Motifs (6)
Faith/prayers... Fathers/sons... Hot/cold... Hunger/third... Body/corpse…
57 terms
English night
holocoast
kristallnacht
Nuremberg tirals
aryan
the deportation of Jews to concentration camps and were tortu…
Night of broken glass
Guidelines to decide who was or was not Jewish
A non Jewish white person
holocoast
the deportation of Jews to concentration camps and were tortu…
kristallnacht
Night of broken glass
English Vocab "Night" (2)
Insinuate (verb)
Sublime (adjective & verb)
Liquidate (verb)
Rescind (verb)
SYNONYMS:... (1) Hint... (2) Sneak into... ANTONYMS:... (1) Announce... (2)…
SYNONYMS:... (1) Awesome... (2) None... ANTONYMS:... (1) Uninspiring... (2)…
SYNONYMS:... (1) To close down... (2) To cash in... (3) To kill... ANTONY…
SYNONYM:... Nullify... ANTONYM:... Approve... SENTENCE:... Claire's boyfrien…
Insinuate (verb)
SYNONYMS:... (1) Hint... (2) Sneak into... ANTONYMS:... (1) Announce... (2)…
Sublime (adjective & verb)
SYNONYMS:... (1) Awesome... (2) None... ANTONYMS:... (1) Uninspiring... (2)…
9th Grade English Vocab. - Night
Hungary
Talmud
Gestapo
Romania
Budapest
the collection of Jewish law and oral tradition consisting of…
Nazi government secret police
Warsaw
Hungary
Budapest
Talmud
the collection of Jewish law and oral tradition consisting of…
10 terms
Night English
pestilential
edict
phylacteries
firmament
filled with disease
official statement; law
small boxes containing scripture; worn by some Jewish men for…
the sky or heavens
pestilential
filled with disease
edict
official statement; law
20 terms
English night
Avid
Haggard
Deportation
Phylacteries
Very eager; wanting something very much
Worn out
The removal from a county of an alien
Jewish boxes containing Hebrew
Avid
Very eager; wanting something very much
Haggard
Worn out
30 terms
English Night
Torah
Jewish law
Jewish
Judaism
Contains the first 5 books of the old testament
"the path one walks" commandments and traditions and laws to…
cultural identity, race
religion (most jews follow)
Torah
Contains the first 5 books of the old testament
Jewish law
"the path one walks" commandments and traditions and laws to…
21 terms
english night
A-7713
american army
auschwitz
buchenwald
number tattooed on arm
army that liberated the jews
first concentration camp
the last camp, elies dad died
A-7713
number tattooed on arm
american army
army that liberated the jews
English night
SS
Kaddish
Sonder Kommando
Gypsy
Nazi police
prayer for dead
Prisoner worker for the cremotorium
Nomadic people
SS
Nazi police
Kaddish
prayer for dead
29 terms
English NIGHT
Penury
Fraught
Peril
Revelation
Extreme poverty
Full of; involving
Danger
Surprising and previously unknown fact
Penury
Extreme poverty
Fraught
Full of; involving
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