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English: Two Kinds short story
Jing Mei, mother
Amy Tan
be a prodigy
feel appreciated
TK:Main character of: Two Kinds (2)
TK:Author of: Two Kinds
TK:What does Jing Mei's mother want for her daughter?
TK: What is the conflict? Jing mei does not _______
Jing Mei, mother
TK:Main character of: Two Kinds (2)
Amy Tan
TK:Author of: Two Kinds
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Two Kinds Short Story Question
Amy Tan.
Jing Mei and her mother.
Who is the author of Two Kinds?
Who are the main characters?
Amy Tan.
Who is the author of Two Kinds?
Jing Mei and her mother.
Who are the main characters?
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English 2 short story
imperceptibly (adv)
furtively (adv)
apathy (n)
encroaching (adj)
so slowly or slightly as to be barely noticeable
secretively; sneakily
lack of interest or emotion
intruding on, especially in a gradual manner
imperceptibly (adv)
so slowly or slightly as to be barely noticeable
furtively (adv)
secretively; sneakily
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Two Kinds Short Story Question
Amy Tan.
5.
19.
Jing Mei and her mother.
Who is the author of Two Kinds?
How many best seller novels has Amy Tan written?
How many writing awards has Amy Tan won?
Who are the main characters?
Amy Tan.
Who is the author of Two Kinds?
5.
How many best seller novels has Amy Tan written?
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English short story 2
Cliché
Climax
Conflicts
Internal conflict
A word or phrase often a figure speech that has become lifele…
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity susp…
The struggle between opposing forces or characters in the story
Involving opposing forces within a persons mind
Cliché
A word or phrase often a figure speech that has become lifele…
Climax
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity susp…
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English Short Story #2
imagery types
allegory
motif
different types of irony
Visual ... Tactile... gustatory... aural... olfactory
all the characters, actions and events in the story stand for…
a reccuring thematic element
verbal... dramatic... simple/situation
imagery types
Visual ... Tactile... gustatory... aural... olfactory
allegory
all the characters, actions and events in the story stand for…
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Short Story Vocabulary: Two Kinds
debut
discordant
encore
fiasco
first public performance or showing
having a disagreeable or clashing sound
a repeated or additional performance
a complete failure
debut
first public performance or showing
discordant
having a disagreeable or clashing sound
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English 2 Short Story Review
Short Story
Short Story
Elements of a Short Story
External conflict
Doesn't have deeply complex characters
Doesn't have a complicated plot
Plot, setting, conflict, resolution, theme, characters
struggle between two characters, between an individual and a…
Short Story
Doesn't have deeply complex characters
Short Story
Doesn't have a complicated plot
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English short story 2
Immutable
Peripheral
Philistine
Pious
Never changing
On edge; unimportant
One who lacks culture or taste
Religious; devount
Immutable
Never changing
Peripheral
On edge; unimportant
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English Short Story #2
warrens
titanic
paranoia
tremulous
a place where rabbits breed or abound; a building or area con…
of or containing titanium, especially in the trivalent state
base less or excessive suspicion of the motives of others
characterized bu trembling, as from fear, nervousness, or wea…
warrens
a place where rabbits breed or abound; a building or area con…
titanic
of or containing titanium, especially in the trivalent state
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English: short story #2
point-of-view
first person narrator
pros of first person narrator
cons of first person narrator
the way in which the story is told
story is told from main characters point of view
you get to know and understand the main character better
the first person could be unreliable, insane or naïve
point-of-view
the way in which the story is told
first person narrator
story is told from main characters point of view
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CJHS English 8 Short Story List #2
acute
authentic
compensation
derision
(adjective) keen; sharp; sensitive
(adjective) genuine; real
(noun) something, such as money, received as payment
(noun) contempt; ridicule; mockery
acute
(adjective) keen; sharp; sensitive
authentic
(adjective) genuine; real
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English short story 2
Author of "The Bass, The River, and Sh…
Author of "Boys and Girls"
Author of "The First Seven Years"
Author of "Where Have You Gone, Charmi…
W.D. Wetherell
Alice Munro
Bernard Malamud
Tim O'Brien
Author of "The Bass, The River, and Sh…
W.D. Wetherell
Author of "Boys and Girls"
Alice Munro
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English short story 2
Preclude
Imputy
Immolation
Abscond
To make impossible especially to a taking action in advance
Freedom from penalty or harm
Death or destruction
To go away suddenly and secretly
Preclude
To make impossible especially to a taking action in advance
Imputy
Freedom from penalty or harm
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Short Story English 2 Assessment
protagonist
antagonist
Speaker
First Person point of view
The central character of a literary work.
The character who opposes the main character.
The voice that is speaking in a piece of literature
uses pronouns "I" and "Me"
protagonist
The central character of a literary work.
antagonist
The character who opposes the main character.
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English 2 short stories
prodigy
listlessly
mesmerizing
discordant
child having extraordinary talent
without energy or interest
fascinating
clashing, not harmonious
prodigy
child having extraordinary talent
listlessly
without energy or interest
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Two Kinds Short Story Question
Amy Tan.
Jing Mei and her mother.
Famous in America.
Shirley Temple.
Who is the author of Two Kinds?
Who are the main characters?
What does Jing Mei's mother want her to become?
Who did Jing Mei and her mother watch for training on how to…
Amy Tan.
Who is the author of Two Kinds?
Jing Mei and her mother.
Who are the main characters?
two kinds and bass short story
fiasco
nonchalantly
dawdled
listlessly
out of control
without interest; or concern
waisted time
without energy or interest
fiasco
out of control
nonchalantly
without interest; or concern
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English 2 Short Stories
Jack Finney
W. W. Jacobs
Saki (H. H. Munro)
3rd person limited
Author of The Contents of a Dead Man's Pocket
Author of Monkey's Paw
Author of The Open Window
Monkey's Paw point of view
Jack Finney
Author of The Contents of a Dead Man's Pocket
W. W. Jacobs
Author of Monkey's Paw
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English Short Stories 2
Aesthetic
Doleful
Fervent
Procure
adj. pleasing to the eye
adj. sad, depressed, full of sorrow
adj. having or showing great enthusiasm
v. to obtain something
Aesthetic
adj. pleasing to the eye
Doleful
adj. sad, depressed, full of sorrow
English 2 story two kinds by Amy tan
Prodigy
Dainty
Indignity
Reproach
Someone who has extraordinary talent or ability.
Something good to eat ; delicacy
Treatment or circumstances that cause one to feel shame or to…
The expression of disapproval or disappointment
Prodigy
Someone who has extraordinary talent or ability.
Dainty
Something good to eat ; delicacy
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Short Stories #2-English
brusque
indignation
swagger
contempt
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough:
strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive,…
to walk or strut with a defiant or insolent air.
the feeling with which a person regards anything considered m…
brusque
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough:
indignation
strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive,…
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English short stories 2
author of night
emaciated
avidly
meager
Elie Wiesel
Extremely thin
Eagerly
inadequate in amount or quantity
author of night
Elie Wiesel
emaciated
Extremely thin
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English 2 short stories
Plot
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
The series of events that make up the story or drama/play.
The part of a work of fiction where readers learn about the c…
The suspense builds because complications arise that make the…
Or the turning point of the action, this is when the reader's…
Plot
The series of events that make up the story or drama/play.
Exposition
The part of a work of fiction where readers learn about the c…
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English 2 Short Stories
The Fly
The Mastique of Red Death
The Devil And Tom Walker
Wine on the Desert
Katharine Mansfield
Edgar Allen Poe
Washington Irving
Max Brand
The Fly
Katharine Mansfield
The Mastique of Red Death
Edgar Allen Poe
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English 2 short stories
prodigy
listlessly
mesmerizing
discordant
child having extraordinary talent
without energy or interest
fascinating
clashing, not harmonious
prodigy
child having extraordinary talent
listlessly
without energy or interest
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English Short Stories 2
inaugurate
exhilarate
paraphernalia
squander
to make formal begging of
to make merry or lively
articles needed for a particular event or activity
to spend or use wastefully
inaugurate
to make formal begging of
exhilarate
to make merry or lively
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english: short stories #2
veto
importunity
incessantly
prolong
command against
insistent solicitation and entreaty
without interruption
lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer
veto
command against
importunity
insistent solicitation and entreaty
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English 2(short stories)
Adorn
Coddle
Assuage
Surreptitious
...
...
...
...
Adorn
...
Coddle
...
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English 2 Short Story Terms
Protagonist
Antagonist
Theme
Internal Conflict
The central character in a story, usually the character whom…
The character or force in direct opposition to the protagonist
An author's message or lesson about life, usually demonstrate…
A struggle that takes place entirely within a character (depr…
Protagonist
The central character in a story, usually the character whom…
Antagonist
The character or force in direct opposition to the protagonist
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English 2 (short story) Notes
Characteristics
Elements
Edgar A Poe
Remember****
1. Limited number of characters... 2. Restricted setting... 3. Narr…
narrator, mood/tone, imagery, POV, characterization, setting,…
The father of Short Stories(SS)
meant to be read in one sitting
Characteristics
1. Limited number of characters... 2. Restricted setting... 3. Narr…
Elements
narrator, mood/tone, imagery, POV, characterization, setting,…
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English Short Story List 2
assonance
connotation
diction
fable
2 or more words that repeat the same vowel but start with dif…
a different meaning of the word-- not the dictionary definition
the choice and use of words in a piece of writing
a short tale that teaches a moral lesson
assonance
2 or more words that repeat the same vowel but start with dif…
connotation
a different meaning of the word-- not the dictionary definition
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English Short story vocab 2
Admonish
Akimbo
Lassitude
Licentious
v. - to caution, advise, or counsel against something; mildly…
adj. - with hand on hip and elbow bent outward
n. - weariness of body or mind from strain, oppressive climat…
adj. - sexually unrestrained; lascivious; libertine; lewd; im…
Admonish
v. - to caution, advise, or counsel against something; mildly…
Akimbo
adj. - with hand on hip and elbow bent outward
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English short story terms (2)
allusion
conflict
flashback
foreshadowing
a reference to something well known
man vs man/ man vs society/ man vs self/ man vs. nature
fill in information from the past
showing what will happen in the future(a hint or a clue)
allusion
a reference to something well known
conflict
man vs man/ man vs society/ man vs self/ man vs. nature
English Short Story Part 2
Plot... Characters... Setting... Point of View…
Plot
Characters
Setting
What are the 5 elements of a short story?
This element of a short story is a sequence of events that be…
This element of a short story includes people or animals who…
This element of a short story is the time and place of the ac…
Plot... Characters... Setting... Point of View…
What are the 5 elements of a short story?
Plot
This element of a short story is a sequence of events that be…
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English- Short story-List 2
Abscond
Accosted
Aperture
Catacombs
Verb run away; usually includes taking something or somebody…
Verb approached and spoke to in a bold way; confronted
Noun an man- made opening; usually small; a device that contr…
Noun a series of grave sites in an underground burial place;…
Abscond
Verb run away; usually includes taking something or somebody…
Accosted
Verb approached and spoke to in a bold way; confronted
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English short story 2 vocabulary
Motley 1.
Impunity 1.
Immolation 1.
Abscond 1.
The costume of a court jester
Freedom from penalty or harm
Death or distruction
To go away suddenly and secretly
Motley 1.
The costume of a court jester
Impunity 1.
Freedom from penalty or harm
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English Short Story Vocab 2
afflicted
forestall
abandonment
aquiver
tortured, tormented; affected by serious illness or pain
to prevent something from happening
with careless freedom or ease; without inhibition
quivering ; shaking
afflicted
tortured, tormented; affected by serious illness or pain
forestall
to prevent something from happening
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English 2 short story vocab
Doughty
Prosaic
Avaricious
Furtively
Brave
Ordinary
Greedy for riches
Secretive
Doughty
Brave
Prosaic
Ordinary
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English Short Story Vocab 2
Inevitable
Incandescent
Dubious
Furtive
Adj; Not to be avoided
Adj; Shining brightly; white hot
Adj; doubtful
Adj; Stealthy; secretive
Inevitable
Adj; Not to be avoided
Incandescent
Adj; Shining brightly; white hot
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English 2 Short Story Vocabulary
Fiction
Short Story
Genre
Setting... 5. Ideas... 6. Customs... 7. Values…
the class of literature comprising works of imaginative narra…
a concise, imaginative genre that focuses on a precise plot,…
a category, classification or types of a subject (literature,…
time and place in which a story happens... not only physical…
Fiction
the class of literature comprising works of imaginative narra…
Short Story
a concise, imaginative genre that focuses on a precise plot,…
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English 2 short story vocab
Profusely
Boisterous
Reprimand
Paraphernalia
Exhibiting great abundance
Very noisy and active in a lively way
A severe or formal criticism
Objects that are used to do a particular activity
Profusely
Exhibiting great abundance
Boisterous
Very noisy and active in a lively way
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English 2 Honors - Short Story
Setting
Give the story truth/believability, co…
Mood
Connotation
When and where the stroy takes place; established through det…
What can setting do?
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for readers; esta…
All meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests
Setting
When and where the stroy takes place; established through det…
Give the story truth/believability, co…
What can setting do?
22 terms
English Short Story Quest 2
Situational Irony
Verbal Irony
Dramatic Irony
Dialogue
An outcome that is not expected
When you say the opposite of what you mean (sarcasm)
When the audience knows something the characters do not
When characters speak
Situational Irony
An outcome that is not expected
Verbal Irony
When you say the opposite of what you mean (sarcasm)
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English short story vocab (2)
Seldom
Reluctant
Summoned
Endear
Not often rarely (infrequent, not common) adv./adj.
Unwilling and hesitant; disinclined (unenthusiastic, resistan…
urgently call on someone to be present, especially as a defen…
Cause to be loved or liked (captivate) v.
Seldom
Not often rarely (infrequent, not common) adv./adj.
Reluctant
Unwilling and hesitant; disinclined (unenthusiastic, resistan…
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English 2: short story notes
what is a short story?
character
types of characters
characterization
a short story is: a brief work of fiction where, usually, the…
a person in a story, poem, or play
-round: fully developed, has many different character traits…
how the author develops the characters, especially the main c…
what is a short story?
a short story is: a brief work of fiction where, usually, the…
character
a person in a story, poem, or play
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English Short Story Test #2
point of view
first person narrator
second person narrator
third person omniscent narrator
from whose perspective
I, me, we, my, ours, our; story is told by the main character…
you, yours, your, yourself; rare, uses commands, narrator spe…
all knowing, can see into the minds of all the characters
point of view
from whose perspective
first person narrator
I, me, we, my, ours, our; story is told by the main character…
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English- Short Story Test #2
point-of-view
first person narrator
second person narrator
third person omniscient narrator
the one who tells the story
a character who is telling the story from their point of view…
narrator is often speaking to themselves; very rare and uses…
not a story character and rarely mentions themselves directly…
point-of-view
the one who tells the story
first person narrator
a character who is telling the story from their point of view…
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English- Short Story Terms #2
Plot
Plot
Exposition
Exposition
Sequence of events that make the story
Series of events that happen tothe main character(s)
The beginning of the story
establishes the setting of the story
Plot
Sequence of events that make the story
Plot
Series of events that happen tothe main character(s)
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English short story vocab 2
disconsolate
exorbitant
privation
incessantly
without consolation
exceeding the bounds of custom
the state of being deprived.
continuing without interruption
disconsolate
without consolation
exorbitant
exceeding the bounds of custom
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