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The Great Gatsby Honors English 10
Feign
Supercilious
Ostentatious
Mar
to pretend; to imitate deceptively
having or showing arrogant superiority
characterized by vulgar or pretentious display; designed to i…
to impair the appearance of; disfigure
Feign
to pretend; to imitate deceptively
Supercilious
having or showing arrogant superiority
The Great Gatsby - English 10
Green
Oxford
James Gatz
Daisy's cousin
What color was the light across the bay that Gatsby always st…
What school did Gatsby claim to attend?
What was Gatsby's real name?
What was the narrator's relationship to the Buchanans?
Green
What color was the light across the bay that Gatsby always st…
Oxford
What school did Gatsby claim to attend?
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English 10-Great Gatsby Vocab
Supercilious
Conscientious
Incredulous
Reciprocal
Adjective, contemptuously indifferent, full of contempt and a…
Adjective, painstaking (showing great care in task/role), in…
Adjective, unwilling to believe, showing disbelief
Adjective, given by each side (each two sides), in return (gi…
Supercilious
Adjective, contemptuously indifferent, full of contempt and a…
Conscientious
Adjective, painstaking (showing great care in task/role), in…
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English 10 Great Gatsby Exam Review Questions
"Whenever you feel like criticizing an…
Middle Western City/Wholesale hardware…
Nick wanted to learn the bond business…
West Egg-New money/less fashionable... Ea…
What was the advice given to Nick by his father? How, do you…
What is Nick's social class/background? How did his family ma…
When Nick returns from the war, why does he decide to go East?
How is West Egg different from East Egg?
"Whenever you feel like criticizing an…
What was the advice given to Nick by his father? How, do you…
Middle Western City/Wholesale hardware…
What is Nick's social class/background? How did his family ma…
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The Great Gatsby Honors English 10
Feign
Supercilious
Ostentatious
Marred
v to pretend
adj showing superiority
adj attract notice
adj disfigure
Feign
v to pretend
Supercilious
adj showing superiority
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English 10 The Great Gatsby Unit Test
Klipspringer
Catherine
Wolfsheim
Wilson
known as "the Boarder"
Myrtle's sister
claimed he made Gatsby
locked his wife up Myrtle until they were able to leave town,…
Klipspringer
known as "the Boarder"
Catherine
Myrtle's sister
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The Great Gatsby-Vocab #10-English 10 CP
feign
supercilious
conscientious
incredulous
v. to represent fictitiously or to imitate deceptively
adj. haughtily disdainful or contemptuous
adj. meticulous; careful; painstakingly; particular
adj. indicating or showing unbelief
feign
v. to represent fictitiously or to imitate deceptively
supercilious
adj. haughtily disdainful or contemptuous
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English Great Gatsby Quotes
Nick Carraway's father
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
"Whenever you feel like criticizing any one, just remember th…
"I'm inclined to reserve all judgements, a habit that has ope…
"Reserving judgements is a matter of infinite hope"
"A sense of the fundamental decencies is parcelled out unequa…
Nick Carraway's father
"Whenever you feel like criticizing any one, just remember th…
Nick Carraway
"I'm inclined to reserve all judgements, a habit that has ope…
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English 10 Great Gatsby Exam Review Questions
"Whenever you feel like criticizing an…
Middle Western City/Wholesale hardware…
Nick wanted to learn the bond business…
West Egg-New money/less fashionable... Ea…
What was the advice given to Nick by his father? How, do you…
What is Nick's social class/background? How did his family ma…
When Nick returns from the war, why does he decide to go East?
How is West Egg different from East Egg?
"Whenever you feel like criticizing an…
What was the advice given to Nick by his father? How, do you…
Middle Western City/Wholesale hardware…
What is Nick's social class/background? How did his family ma…
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English 10 Great Gatsby Vocab.
feign
levity
epigram
wistfully
faking
lightness, funny
a witty saying
with regret
feign
faking
levity
lightness, funny
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Advanced English 10: The Great Gatsby Vocabulary Test
Intimation
Incredulously
Apathetic
Disdain
To hint at something indirectly.
Showing disbelief.
No interest or emotion.
A feeling of strong dislike or disapproval of someone or some…
Intimation
To hint at something indirectly.
Incredulously
Showing disbelief.
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English Great Gatsby Quotes
Nick Carraway's father
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
Nick Carraway
"Whenever you feel like criticizing any one, just remember th…
"I'm inclined to reserve all judgements, a habit that has ope…
"Reserving judgements is a matter of infinite hope"
"A sense of the fundamental decencies is parcelled out unequa…
Nick Carraway's father
"Whenever you feel like criticizing any one, just remember th…
Nick Carraway
"I'm inclined to reserve all judgements, a habit that has ope…
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Great Gatsby Vocab - English 10
intimation
apparition
vinous
contemptuous
an indication or hint.
a ghost or ghostlike image of a person.
drunken
showing contempt; scornful.
intimation
an indication or hint.
apparition
a ghost or ghostlike image of a person.
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The Great Gatsby Vocab 3- English 10
Innuendo
Prodigal
Credulity
Homogeneity
A remark that suggests something sexual (thats what she said)
Spending money freely and recklessly
Believable
Something that is the same - predictable
Innuendo
A remark that suggests something sexual (thats what she said)
Prodigal
Spending money freely and recklessly
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Great Gatsby Vocabulary English 10
Feign
Privy
Supercilious
Effeminate
(v.) Pretend to be affected by (feelings, state, or injuries.)
(adj.) Sharing knowledge of something (something secret or pr…
(adj.) having or showing the proud and unpleasant attitude of…
(adj.) (of a man) Having or showing characteristics regarded…
Feign
(v.) Pretend to be affected by (feelings, state, or injuries.)
Privy
(adj.) Sharing knowledge of something (something secret or pr…
English Vocabulary: The Great Gatsby
Supercilious
Reciprocal
Languid
Fervent
arrogant, superior to others, cocky
mutal feeling between two people
lacking energy, weak
passionate intensity or enthusiasm
Supercilious
arrogant, superior to others, cocky
Reciprocal
mutal feeling between two people
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English 10 Vocab (Great Gatsby)
Feign (V)
Supercilious (Adj.)
Conscientious (Adj.)
Incredulous (Adj.)
to imitate deceptively; to make believe; pretend
showing arrogant superiority
meticulous; careful; painstaking; particular
indicating or showing disbelief
Feign (V)
to imitate deceptively; to make believe; pretend
Supercilious (Adj.)
showing arrogant superiority
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The Great Gatsby Vocab 2 - English 10
Fractious
Contempt
Wistful
Contemptuous
Causing trouble - Full of anger and disagreement
Lack of respect or fear
Sorrowful
Not worthy of respect
Fractious
Causing trouble - Full of anger and disagreement
Contempt
Lack of respect or fear
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The Great Gatsby Vocab 1 - English 10
Privy
Feigned
Levity
Plagiaristic
Private/secret
Faked
Fun
Imitating
Privy
Private/secret
Feigned
Faked
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The Great Gatsby Vocab List #1 (English 10 Honors)
feign (v)
fractiousness (n)
complacency (n)... complacent (adj)
contiguous (adj)
to pretend or represent falsely
irritability;prone to quarreling; tending to be troublesome;…
self-satisfaction epspecially when accompanied by unawareness…
sharing an edge or boundary; neighboring; adjacent
feign (v)
to pretend or represent falsely
fractiousness (n)
irritability;prone to quarreling; tending to be troublesome;…
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english vocab the great gatsby 1-10
feign
supercilious
Conscientious
incredulous
(verb) to imitate deceptively; to make believe; pretend... "Bloo…
(adjective) having or showing arrogant superiority to and dis…
(adjective) meticulous; careful; painstaking; particular... "Pre…
(adjective) indicating or showing unbelief... "______________ an…
feign
(verb) to imitate deceptively; to make believe; pretend... "Bloo…
supercilious
(adjective) having or showing arrogant superiority to and dis…
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English 10 the Great Gatsby vocab 2
Laudable
Insidious
Ineffable
Oblivious
Adj. Deserving praise
Adj. Gradual yet harmful ... Ie. cancer
Adj. Beyond words
Adj. Unaware/unconcerned of what is happening
Laudable
Adj. Deserving praise
Insidious
Adj. Gradual yet harmful ... Ie. cancer
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The Great Gatsby Vocab #11 English 10 CP
permeate
innuendo
erroneous
vehement
(v) to pass into or through every part of
(n) an indirect intimation or suggestion about a person or th…
(adj.) containing mistakes; incorrect; wrong
(adj.) intense; impassioned; ardent
permeate
(v) to pass into or through every part of
innuendo
(n) an indirect intimation or suggestion about a person or th…
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English (great gatsby 1-10)
Accentuate
Conscientious
Devoid
Dissimilar
To make (something) more noticeable
Very careful about doing what you are supposed to do; concern…
Not having (something usual or expected); completely without…
Not the same; different
Accentuate
To make (something) more noticeable
Conscientious
Very careful about doing what you are supposed to do; concern…
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English 10 great gatsby test
confer
perpetual
colossal
supercilious
...
...
...
...
confer
...
perpetual
...
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English Great Gatsby Quiz
Elated
Compelled
Unobtrusive
Extemporaneously
Overjoyed, ecstatic, jubilant
Obligated, drawn to
Non-distracting, under the radar, stealthy, subtle
Improv, on the spot, spontaneous
Elated
Overjoyed, ecstatic, jubilant
Compelled
Obligated, drawn to
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LA10: The Great Gatsby Vocab
Apathetic
Intimation
Feign
Reproach
(Adj) marked by a lack of interest; describes the feeling of…
(Noun) a hint or suggestion ; the act of intimating or making…
(Verb) to put on a show of a quality of emotion; pretend, to…
(Verb) to find fault with (a person, group etc); blame; censu…
Apathetic
(Adj) marked by a lack of interest; describes the feeling of…
Intimation
(Noun) a hint or suggestion ; the act of intimating or making…
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English Great Gatsby
Nick
Tom
Daisy
Jay Gatsby
Daisy's cousin once removed.
Wealthy and arrogant. Old money. Had an affair with Myrtle bu…
Voice is full of money according to Gatsby. Married to Tom bu…
From New money. Bootlegger.
Nick
Daisy's cousin once removed.
Tom
Wealthy and arrogant. Old money. Had an affair with Myrtle bu…
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english the great Gatsby
what was nick inclined to do because o…
according to nick, Gatsby was a man wi…
where did nick get his moral tradition…
what did the green light across the ba…
reserve judgment
hope
the midwest
to keep hoping for his dream and to go forward with his plan
what was nick inclined to do because o…
reserve judgment
according to nick, Gatsby was a man wi…
hope
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ENGLISH GREAT GATSBY VOCAB
Incredulous
Conscientious
Reciprocal
Supercilious
unwilling or unable to believe in something
wanting to do what's right
Given, felt or done in return
behaving or looking as though one thinks one is superior to o…
Incredulous
unwilling or unable to believe in something
Conscientious
wanting to do what's right
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English - Great Gatsby
Symbolism - Green Light
Symbolism - TJ Eckleburg
Symbolism - East and West Egg
Turning Point
Stands for all Gatsby's longings and wants.... Gatsby's longing…
The eyes offer judgment on the characters as all the actions…
East Egg is more refined whereas West Egg doesn't have any re…
Daisy is unable to leave Tom as she needs the security of his…
Symbolism - Green Light
Stands for all Gatsby's longings and wants.... Gatsby's longing…
Symbolism - TJ Eckleburg
The eyes offer judgment on the characters as all the actions…
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Great Gatsby 1-10
Supercillious
Acute
Coherence
Credulity
haughty or arrogant
sharp or sever in effect; extremely serious
the act of sticking together, forming unity, and making overa…
willingness to believe or trust too readily, esp. without pro…
Supercillious
haughty or arrogant
Acute
sharp or sever in effect; extremely serious
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English critics THE GREAT GATSBY
Amy Licence said Jay Gatsby
Kathleen Parkinson said they are emanc…
Kathleen said Jordan has her sexuality
Kathleen said Fitzgerald only allows
Martyr of a materialistic society
yet they depend on men
and emotions well under control and will not give way to impu…
Daisy to exist in the images men create of her
Amy Licence said Jay Gatsby
Martyr of a materialistic society
Kathleen Parkinson said they are emanc…
yet they depend on men
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English Russell The Great Gatsby
Why was the start of the 20th century…
Who is Scott named after
Why did F. Scott's first love, "a gold…
Describe Fitzgerald's experience at Pr…
1. industrial revolution gave way to the modern era... 2. transp…
Francis Scott Key who wrote the "Star Spangled Banner"
Her name was Geneva King. Her father told him that "poor boys…
He saw himself as the "Big Man" on campus. ... He tried out for…
Why was the start of the 20th century…
1. industrial revolution gave way to the modern era... 2. transp…
Who is Scott named after
Francis Scott Key who wrote the "Star Spangled Banner"
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Vocab #10 The Great Gatsby
Feign
Supercilious
Conscientious
Incredulous
To represent fictitiously or to imitate deceptively
Haughtily disdainful or contemptuous
Careful; painstaking; particular
Indicating or showing unbelief
Feign
To represent fictitiously or to imitate deceptively
Supercilious
Haughtily disdainful or contemptuous
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Vocab #10 (The Great Gatsby)
privy
feign
supercilious
fractious
adj (privy to) privately informed about
v to pretend
adj disdainful, contemptuous
adj rebellious; irritable
privy
adj (privy to) privately informed about
feign
v to pretend
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English Vocabulary- The Great Gatsby
amorphous
combustion
complacent
corpulent
adj- lacking definite form
noun-process of burning something
adj- showing smug/uncritical satisfaction w oneself or one's…
adj- fat/obese
amorphous
adj- lacking definite form
combustion
noun-process of burning something
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english: the great gatsby
woodrow wilson
warren harding
calvin coolidge
keys to boom
president: 1913-1921
president: 1921-1923 ... -died of a heart attack
president: 1923-1929
technological progress an d increased consumer demand
woodrow wilson
president: 1913-1921
warren harding
president: 1921-1923 ... -died of a heart attack
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English- The Great Gatsby
Simple Sentence
Symbol
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
1: sentence consisting of one clause
1: something that represents another thing
1: irony that is inherent in speeches or a situation of a dra…
1.... irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means…
Simple Sentence
1: sentence consisting of one clause
Symbol
1: something that represents another thing
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English Vocab "The Great Gatsby"
Apathetic (adj.)
Clad (adj.)
Conscientious (adj.)
Cower (v.)
Indifferent, disinterested, uncaring, lacking effort
Dressed, covered
Showing care, attention, and industriousness in carrying out…
To cringe or move backward defensively in fear
Apathetic (adj.)
Indifferent, disinterested, uncaring, lacking effort
Clad (adj.)
Dressed, covered
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The Great Gatsby-Sophomore English
Levity
Reproach
Supercilious
Deft
Lightness of mind, character, behavior
To find fault with
Haughtily disdainful or contemptuous
Dexterous
Levity
Lightness of mind, character, behavior
Reproach
To find fault with
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English Vocab The Great Gatsby
abortive
fractiousness
languidly
extemporizing
(adj) fruitless, unsuccessful
(noun) tendency to be troublesome, disobedient
(adverb) lacking force or quickness of movement
(verb) improvising
abortive
(adj) fruitless, unsuccessful
fractiousness
(noun) tendency to be troublesome, disobedient
20 terms
English Vocab The great Gatsby
haute
privy
profound
jaunty
fashionable; high class
privately knowing
deep
easy and sprightly in manner or bearing
haute
fashionable; high class
privy
privately knowing
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English- The Great Gatsby Terms
unreliable narrator
imagery
paradox
symbolism
a narrator whose credibility has been seriously compromised;…
visually descriptive or figurative language; colors
a statement that contradicts itself and still seems true some…
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities; the green…
unreliable narrator
a narrator whose credibility has been seriously compromised;…
imagery
visually descriptive or figurative language; colors
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English - The Great Gatsby
"he borrowed somebody's best suit to g…
"cruel body"... "simple mind"
"Tom's got some woman in New York"
"I wanted the world to be uniform and…
Materialism ... Myrtle Wilson
Tom Buchanan... Negative description
Tom's affair
Nick on society
"he borrowed somebody's best suit to g…
Materialism ... Myrtle Wilson
"cruel body"... "simple mind"
Tom Buchanan... Negative description
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The Great Gatsby for the English Midterm
Hoe does the Narrator describe Gatsby?
is new money and "less fashionable, wh…
The narrator tells the reader that he…
Nick looks back at his time spent in W…
He says Gatsby had an extraordinary gift for hope, a romantic…
West Egg is new money and "less fashionable, while East Egg i…
He doesn't judge people unless he really know them. It is not…
No - Gatsby turned out all right in the end; it is what preye…
Hoe does the Narrator describe Gatsby?
He says Gatsby had an extraordinary gift for hope, a romantic…
is new money and "less fashionable, wh…
West Egg is new money and "less fashionable, while East Egg i…
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English The Great Gatsby Vocabulary
adventitious
commensurate
contiguous
deft
accidental
equal
adjacent
skillful
adventitious
accidental
commensurate
equal
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HE10: Great Gatsby
It's not fulfilling. ... People are striv…
Advantages: ... 1. Good family history ... 2…
Maybe the wreck/Gatsby & Daisy killing…
Old Money: ... Tom Buchanan cheats on Dai…
What does the book seem to say about The American Dream?
Nick starts the novel by relaying his father's advice: "Whene…
How is the irresponsibility of the 1920s dealt with in the bo…
How do different characters respond to infidelity when it mak…
It's not fulfilling. ... People are striv…
What does the book seem to say about The American Dream?
Advantages: ... 1. Good family history ... 2…
Nick starts the novel by relaying his father's advice: "Whene…
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English The Great Gatsby
Addenda
Aesthetic
Amorphous
Fractiousness
Noun; Something added, especially to the end of a book.
Adj; Of or relating to beauty or the beautiful.
Adj; Shapeless, with no definitive form.
Noun; Troublesome or unruly.
Addenda
Noun; Something added, especially to the end of a book.
Aesthetic
Adj; Of or relating to beauty or the beautiful.
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English "The Great Gatsby" vocabularies
Morals
Dilettant
Sophistication
Feign
Religious/social rules, without sin
Beginner
Having class
Pretend or fake
Morals
Religious/social rules, without sin
Dilettant
Beginner
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