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English: Lord of the Flies Symbols & Vocabulary
Conch
Lord of the flies
Plane crash
Piggy's glasses
Symbolizes power, authority, and rules of society
Symbolizes evil, devil, and physical manifestation of the beast
Symbolizes the breakdown of modern society
Symbolizes the ability to see and understand things clearly
Conch
Symbolizes power, authority, and rules of society
Lord of the flies
Symbolizes evil, devil, and physical manifestation of the beast
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English Lord of the Flies Symbolism
Ralph
Jack
Piggy
the conch
social order, principles, civility
anarchy; savagery
knowledge; intelligence and reason
the high hand of authority
Ralph
social order, principles, civility
Jack
anarchy; savagery
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Symbols: Lord of the Flies
Conch Shell
Piggy's Specs
Signal fire
The Beach
Represents authority, leadership, order. ... Textual Evidence:…
Represents technology, intellectualism. Textual Evidence: ... Pa…
Symbolic meaning Hope Civilization Textual Evidence: ... 38 Idea…
Safety,Openness,Communication
Conch Shell
Represents authority, leadership, order. ... Textual Evidence:…
Piggy's Specs
Represents technology, intellectualism. Textual Evidence: ... Pa…
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary and Symbolism
enmity
hiatus
tirade
blatant
state of feeling or being actively opposed or hostile to some…
a pause or gap in a sequence
a long, angry speech of criticism
done openly or unashamedly
enmity
state of feeling or being actively opposed or hostile to some…
hiatus
a pause or gap in a sequence
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
enmity
hiatus
tumult
clamour
noun... 1. The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hos…
noun... 1. A break in a certain process, sequence, or series of…
noun... 1. A loud, confused noise, especially one caused by a la…
noun ... 1. A loud and confused noise, especially that of people…
enmity
noun... 1. The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hos…
hiatus
noun... 1. A break in a certain process, sequence, or series of…
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Lord of the Flies Symbols
the littluns
Jack
Piggy
Ralph
weakness of a society, innocence of youth
desire of power, violence, savagery, absolute power, corruption
intelligence, loss of knowledge
order, leadership, civilization, the good rulers, burden of l…
the littluns
weakness of a society, innocence of youth
Jack
desire of power, violence, savagery, absolute power, corruption
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Lord of the Flies symbolism
Ralph
Piggy
Jack
Simon
Order, leadership, civilization
Intellectual and scientific aspects, intelligence
Savagery and bloodlust
Goodness and kindness
Ralph
Order, leadership, civilization
Piggy
Intellectual and scientific aspects, intelligence
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English Final Lord of the Flies Symbols
Ralph
Jack
Piggy
Simon
leader
savage
outcast
peace
Ralph
leader
Jack
savage
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English Lord of the Flies symbols and characters
conch
island
signal fire
glasses
Object which represents civilization and order and democracyb…
Place where everything happens and is shaped like a ship
Represents their connection to civilization as it is the only…
Represents scientific power because it is the only way to lig…
conch
Object which represents civilization and order and democracyb…
island
Place where everything happens and is shaped like a ship
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English Lord of the Flies Character Symbolism
Piggy
Piggy's glasses
Ralph
The conch
ego - good voice (realism)
clear-sightedness, intelligence, creative technology
superego - pragmatist (practical thinker) --> 2 priorities ar…
symbol of law and order
Piggy
ego - good voice (realism)
Piggy's glasses
clear-sightedness, intelligence, creative technology
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English Vocabulary/Lord of the Flies
clambering
decorous
hiatus
gesticulated
to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort or dif…
characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, app…
a break or interruption in the continuity of a work, series,…
to make or use gestures, especially in an animated or excited…
clambering
to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort or dif…
decorous
characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, app…
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Enmity
Bastion
Hiatus
Tumult
Deep hatred; synonyms: hostility, animosity
Fort; synonyms: stronghold
Break or a long pause; synonyms: pause, suspension
Commotion, chaos, or disorder; synonyms: clamor, racket, turm…
Enmity
Deep hatred; synonyms: hostility, animosity
Bastion
Fort; synonyms: stronghold
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English Vocabulary: Lord of the Flies
Furtive
Enmity
Decorous
Stupendous
secretive, slyly (adj.)
hatred, bitterness, ill will, animosity (n)
perfect, proper (adj.)
impressive, remarkable (adj.)
Furtive
secretive, slyly (adj.)
Enmity
hatred, bitterness, ill will, animosity (n)
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Lord of the Flies characters/symbols
Ralph
Piggy
Jack Merridew
Simon
12 year-old English boy, knows when to talk & when not to, el…
Intelligent, but an outcast. Ralph's lieutenant, makes a make…
Leader of the choir boys/hunters, novel's antagonist, likes t…
Naturally good, only one to actually know that there is no "b…
Ralph
12 year-old English boy, knows when to talk & when not to, el…
Piggy
Intelligent, but an outcast. Ralph's lieutenant, makes a make…
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Belligerence
Clamor
Generic
Impalpable
An attitude, atmosphere, or disposition distinguished by aggr…
The loud and continued uproar of many human voices; a loud an…
Common to or characteristic of a whole group or class.
Incapable of being felt by the touch.
Belligerence
An attitude, atmosphere, or disposition distinguished by aggr…
Clamor
The loud and continued uproar of many human voices; a loud an…
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Lord of the Flies Symbols and Characters
Simon
Ralph
Jack
Piggy
name means "listener"; rejected Christ-like figure
name means "council"; holds meetings to foster togetherness a…
name means "one who supplants"; attempts to take over by force
meant to represent the pigs on the island who are slaughtered…
Simon
name means "listener"; rejected Christ-like figure
Ralph
name means "council"; holds meetings to foster togetherness a…
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English Lord Of The Flies Vocabulary
enmity
decorous
bastion
embullience
(n) deep-seated hatred; state of being an enemy ... hostility,bi…
(adj.) exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct. ... civilized…
(n) a stronghold or fortification... fortification,fortress,rock
(n) zestful or spirited enthusiam... vivacity,liveliness
enmity
(n) deep-seated hatred; state of being an enemy ... hostility,bi…
decorous
(adj.) exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct. ... civilized…
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Efflorescence
Enmity
Decorous
Chorister
Blooming of flowers
Hatred
Proper
Singer in a choir
Efflorescence
Blooming of flowers
Enmity
Hatred
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English Vocabulary, Lord of the Flies
Purge
Furtive
Contrite
Immune
An abrupt or violent removal of a group of people from an org…
Attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
Feeling or expressing remorse or penitence or affected by gui…
Enclose or confine (someone) against their will.
Purge
An abrupt or violent removal of a group of people from an org…
Furtive
Attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
24 terms
Lord of the Flies: Symbols and Themes
island
scar
conch
platform
Garden of Eden
man's imperfection
social order
Parliament; order
island
Garden of Eden
scar
man's imperfection
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English Vocabulary (Lord of the Flies)
clamber
lagoon
vainly
decorous
to climb quickly and awkwardly, using hands and feet
partly enclosed area of seawater
unsuccessfully
well-mannered
clamber
to climb quickly and awkwardly, using hands and feet
lagoon
partly enclosed area of seawater
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Lord of the Flies Symbols and characters
Roger
Simon
the conch
Roger
What character does this describe? "A slight, dark furtive(se…
Which character Notices the "candle-buds"?
What is a symbol of order and democracy throughout the book?
who is the official torturer and executioner in the book?
Roger
What character does this describe? "A slight, dark furtive(se…
Simon
Which character Notices the "candle-buds"?
English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Impalpable
Detritus
Runnels
Tacitly
Unable to be felt by touch
Water or debris of any kind
Narrow channels in the ground for liquid to flow through
Understood without being openly expressed
Impalpable
Unable to be felt by touch
Detritus
Water or debris of any kind
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English lord of the flies vocabulary
Microcosm
Effulgence
Furtive
Mortification
A community regarded as a miniature representation of the world
Great brightness radiance
Sly shifty stealthy acting in a secretive manner
Shame humiliation loss of self respect
Microcosm
A community regarded as a miniature representation of the world
Effulgence
Great brightness radiance
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English lord of the flies vocabulary
Interminable
Embroiled
Diffidently
Leviathan
Seemingly without end
Involved in conflict
With hesitation and respect
A teen sea monster defeated by God
Interminable
Seemingly without end
Embroiled
Involved in conflict
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Ebullience
Recrimination
Tumult
Tirade
Zestful or spirited enthusiasm
The act of accusing in return; opposing another charge
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
A long angry or violent speech; a diatribe
Ebullience
Zestful or spirited enthusiasm
Recrimination
The act of accusing in return; opposing another charge
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Lodgments
Apprehension
Acclaim
Clamor
a place for lodging, a place of rest or deposit (N)
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen…
to salute or hail (V)
a loud and confused noise especially that of people shouting…
Lodgments
a place for lodging, a place of rest or deposit (N)
Apprehension
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen…
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Lord of the Flies - Symbolism
Fire
Painted Faces & Long Hair
The Beast
Dagger
Security, food, light and rescue.
Descending into savagery.
Fear & evil.
Force and violence.
Fire
Security, food, light and rescue.
Painted Faces & Long Hair
Descending into savagery.
25 terms
English Vocabulary Lord of the Flies
proffer
upheaval
prominent
specious
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
a violent disturbance
having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
deceptively pleasing
proffer
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
upheaval
a violent disturbance
24 terms
English lord of the flies vocabulary
Decorus
Hiatus
Gesticulated
Tirade
In keeping with good taste and propriety
A pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.
Use gestures, especially dramatic ones, instead of speaking o…
A long, angry speech of criticism or accusation.
Decorus
In keeping with good taste and propriety
Hiatus
A pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.
35 terms
English "Lord of the Flies" Vocabulary
Specious
Effulgence
Enmity
Suffusion
appearing to be true but actually false. (adj.)
brightness, luminosity. (noun)
mutual hatred. (noun)
to spread over in the manner of fluid or light. (noun)
Specious
appearing to be true but actually false. (adj.)
Effulgence
brightness, luminosity. (noun)
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English Vocabulary Lord of the Flies
specious (adj)
effulgence (n)
decorous (adj)
interpose (v)
having deceptive attraction or allure; having a false look of…
radiant splendor : brillance
correct and polite in a particular situation; marked by propr…
to place (someone/something) between two of more things/peopl…
specious (adj)
having deceptive attraction or allure; having a false look of…
effulgence (n)
radiant splendor : brillance
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Blatant
Taboo
Sinewy
Malevolently
Adjective. brazenly obvious
Adjective. proscribed by society as improper or unacceptable
Adjective. Tough
Adjective. wishing evil or harm to another or others
Blatant
Adjective. brazenly obvious
Taboo
Adjective. proscribed by society as improper or unacceptable
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English Vocabulary for Lord of the Flies
Indignity
Rebuke
Derisive
Tremulous
an injury to a persons dignity; shame
To express sharp, stern disapproval; turned down
Characterized by expressing mockery; disrespectful
Characterized by trembling, as from fear, nervousness, or wea…
Indignity
an injury to a persons dignity; shame
Rebuke
To express sharp, stern disapproval; turned down
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English (Lord of the Flies) Vocabulary
Apex
Assimilating
Bastion
coverts
The highest point
Absorbing
A well-fortified position
Thick underbrush providing cover
Apex
The highest point
Assimilating
Absorbing
English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Solemnly
Glistening
Strident
Furtive
Formally and dignified
(adj) shining brightly
(adj.) characterized by harsh, insistent, and discordant sound
Attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
Solemnly
Formally and dignified
Glistening
(adj) shining brightly
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
effulgence
enmity
decorous
ebullience
a brilliant radiance
a feeling of hostility
characterized by dignified exhilaration
high spirits, exhilaration
effulgence
a brilliant radiance
enmity
a feeling of hostility
English - Lord of The Flies Vocabulary
Clamber
Proffer
Disentangle
Loll
Verb... To climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scram…
Noun... An offer... Verb... To offer for acceptance
Verb... To free from entanglement. Clear, extricate, disengage,…
Verb... To move, stand, or recline in a relaxed manner. To sit o…
Clamber
Verb... To climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scram…
Proffer
Noun... An offer... Verb... To offer for acceptance
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English Vocabulary (lord of the flies)
Bastion
contrite
corpulence
credulous
A fortification, a stronghold
extremely apologetic, remorseful repentant
state of being very fat
believing on slight evidence, gullible
Bastion
A fortification, a stronghold
contrite
extremely apologetic, remorseful repentant
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabularies
Furtive
Pallid
Askew
Pliant
taken; secret;sly
pale
out of line, to one side
adoptable, flexible
Furtive
taken; secret;sly
Pallid
pale
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
contour
melancholy
foliage
effulgence
outline of land
sad or depressed
leaves
great brightness
contour
outline of land
melancholy
sad or depressed
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English: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Apex
Askew
Clamber
Contrite
The highest point of something
Turned or twisted toward one side
Climb awkwardly
Feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
Apex
The highest point of something
Askew
Turned or twisted toward one side
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English vocabulary----Lord of the Flies
Motif
Effulgence
Enmity
Decorous
Noun... A recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a…
Noun... A brilliant radiance; a shining forth.... EX: We can be ___…
Noun... A feeling or condition of hostility; hatred; ill will; a…
Adj.... Characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners…
Motif
Noun... A recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a…
Effulgence
Noun... A brilliant radiance; a shining forth.... EX: We can be ___…
30 terms
English Vocabulary "Lord of the Flies"
Clambering
Ambition
Effulgence
Enmity
Climb, move, or get in/out of something in an awkward way
A strong desire to do or to achieve somthing
The quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
A feeling or condition of hostility; hatred
Clambering
Climb, move, or get in/out of something in an awkward way
Ambition
A strong desire to do or to achieve somthing
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English Vocabulary (Lord of the Flies)
Anarchy
Antagonism
Bravado
Cessation
absence of government
actively expressed dislike
show of courage
a stopping
Anarchy
absence of government
Antagonism
actively expressed dislike
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English vocabulary (lord of the flies)
Interminable
Frenzy
Vulnerable
Impervious
Endless
Wild madness
Unprotected
Impenetrable
Interminable
Endless
Frenzy
Wild madness
43 terms
English (Lord of the Flies) Vocabulary
Apex
Assimilating
Bastion
coverts
The highest point
Absorbing
A well-fortified position
Thick underbrush providing cover
Apex
The highest point
Assimilating
Absorbing
14 terms
Lord of the Flies Symbols
conch
signal fire
pig's head
Lord of the Flies
democracy & the rule of law
hope
the beast
Beelzebub (the devil), the pig's head, the beast
conch
democracy & the rule of law
signal fire
hope
25 terms
English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Specious
Effulgence
Precentor
Ebullience
Deceptively beautiful
Radiance, splendor
one who directs the singing of the church choir
Enthusiasm; exuberance
Specious
Deceptively beautiful
Effulgence
Radiance, splendor
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English Vocabulary Lord of the Flies
truculent
hiatus
lamentation
diffident
(adj.) fierce and cruel; aggressive; deadly, destructive; sca…
A gap or interruption in continuity; a break or pause
Expression of regret or sorrow
(adj.) shy, lacking self-confidence; modest, reserved
truculent
(adj.) fierce and cruel; aggressive; deadly, destructive; sca…
hiatus
A gap or interruption in continuity; a break or pause
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