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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…
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
14 terms
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…
15 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…
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
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
17 terms
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…
35 terms
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
17 terms
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…
13 terms
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
15 terms
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
45 terms
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
10 terms
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
12 terms
English Night
infinite
constant
skeptical
hurdle or obstacle
Innumerable
unremittingly
cynical
encumbrance
infinite
Innumerable
constant
unremittingly
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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?
18 terms
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…
28 terms
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…
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
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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…
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
16 terms
Night (flashcards)
Who asked Eliezer "Is this your father"?
Why does the doctor tell Eliezer he no…
Why did Eliezer's dad only want the wa…
The office hit Eliezer's father head..…
Blockalteste
Because Eliezer's father might not make it.
His dad was sick and had needed to stay in the block
He was calling for Eliezer but was told to be quiet by the of…
Who asked Eliezer "Is this your father"?
Blockalteste
Why does the doctor tell Eliezer he no…
Because Eliezer's father might not make it.
16 terms
Night (flashcards)
Who asked Eliezer "Is this your father"?
Why does the doctor tell Eliezer he no…
Why did Eliezer's dad only want the wa…
The office hit Eliezer's father head..…
Blockalteste
Because Eliezer's father might not make it.
His dad was sick and had needed to stay in the block
He was calling for Eliezer but was told to be quiet by the of…
Who asked Eliezer "Is this your father"?
Blockalteste
Why does the doctor tell Eliezer he no…
Because Eliezer's father might not make it.
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…
61 terms
English Night
penury
kabbalah
billeted
surreptitiously
poverty
ancient Jewish tradition of mystical interpretation of the Bi…
soldiers in a certain place, esp a civilian's home
kept secret
penury
poverty
kabbalah
ancient Jewish tradition of mystical interpretation of the Bi…
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…
19 terms
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…
16 terms
English- Night
Talmud
Cabbala
Hasidism
Zionism
The collection of 1000 years of Jewish law tradition (40 volu…
A system of the mystical interpretation of scriptures -- coll…
Orthodox or traditional Judaism. Foster purity of heart, pray…
Support for the formation of the state of Israel. For the sur…
Talmud
The collection of 1000 years of Jewish law tradition (40 volu…
Cabbala
A system of the mystical interpretation of scriptures -- coll…
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
59 terms
English Night
Night
Elie Wiesel
Eliezer Wiesel
1928
Name of the book
Author of book
Elie's real name
Year Elie was born
Night
Name of the book
Elie Wiesel
Author of book
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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
18 terms
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
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
22 terms
English "Night"
edict
phylactery
truncheon
pious
an official public proclamation, or order issued by an author…
something worn as a guard or safeguard; a charm; to defend
a short stick or club; any staff or baton used as a symbol of…
having or showing a religious devotion; zealous in performanc…
edict
an official public proclamation, or order issued by an author…
phylactery
something worn as a guard or safeguard; a charm; to defend
English-Night
holocaust
The Holocaust
Night setting
Theme-Responsibility
a thorough destruction involving death usually through fire;…
the systematic, state-sponsored persecution of 6 million Jews…
places: Sighet, Translyvania, Birkenau, Poland, Auschwitz, Po…
Sometimes one needs to decide between what they need to do an…
holocaust
a thorough destruction involving death usually through fire;…
The Holocaust
the systematic, state-sponsored persecution of 6 million Jews…
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
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.
26 terms
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
8 terms
English vocab (Night)
Crematory
Lucidity
Leprous
Reverie
place where a dead persons body is cremated
clear, being easily understood
disease that affects skin
lost in thoughts
Crematory
place where a dead persons body is cremated
Lucidity
clear, being easily understood
6 terms
English Vocab "Night" (1)
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)…
20 terms
English night
Iniquity
Holocaust
Hasidic
Ghetto
A grossly immoral act: a sin
Great or total destruction by fire, a conflagaration
A member of a Jewish sect characterized by its emphasis on my…
A section or quarter of a European city to which Jews were re…
Iniquity
A grossly immoral act: a sin
Holocaust
Great or total destruction by fire, a conflagaration
39 terms
Night Final Exam Flashcards
author and main character
father of Elie
went crazy on the railcar; yelled fire
foreign Jew; Elie became good friends…
Elie Wiesel
Chlomo Wiesel
Madame Schachter
Moshe the Beadle
author and main character
Elie Wiesel
father of Elie
Chlomo Wiesel
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
6 terms
english NIGHT chapter 2
What does Mrs. Schachter see in the tr…
Why has Mrs. Schachter gone crazy?
How did the people on the train quiet…
Who was traveling with Mrs. Schachter?
Fire
She was separated from her husband and two older sons.They we…
A group of men bound and gagged her and hit her
Her ten year old son
What does Mrs. Schachter see in the tr…
Fire
Why has Mrs. Schachter gone crazy?
She was separated from her husband and two older sons.They we…
12 terms
english NIGHT chapter 3
What was left on the train when the pe…
What happened to the Weisel family imm…
How old is Ellie and his father?
How old did Ellie and his father tell…
All of their beloved objects, their belongings
They were seperated (Men had to go the the left and women to…
Ellie is 15 and his father is 50 years old.
18 and 40
What was left on the train when the pe…
All of their beloved objects, their belongings
What happened to the Weisel family imm…
They were seperated (Men had to go the the left and women to…
20 terms
Night vocab- English 10
berveaved
lamentation
suname
encumbered
left alone by death
grief, mourning
a family name
hinder; restricted
berveaved
left alone by death
lamentation
grief, mourning
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