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Killing Mr. Griffin
Lois Duncan
New Mexico
Mark
set fire to a cat
Who is the author of the novel, "Killing Mr. Griffin"?
Where does the story take place?
Whose idea was it originally to kill Mr. Griffin?
What did Mark do as a child to make us believe he was capable…
Lois Duncan
Who is the author of the novel, "Killing Mr. Griffin"?
New Mexico
Where does the story take place?
36 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Review
Who is a shy & nerdy junior in high sc…
Who is head cheerleader?
Who is the senior English teacher who…
Who is the grandmother of David?
Susan McConnell
Betsy Cline
Mr. Griffin
Irma Ruggles
Who is a shy & nerdy junior in high sc…
Susan McConnell
Who is head cheerleader?
Betsy Cline
60 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin
Lois Duncan
New Mexico
Mark
set fire to a cat
Who is the author of the novel, "Killing Mr. Griffin"?
Where does the story take place?
Whose idea was it originally to kill Mr. Griffin?
What did Mark do as a child to make us believe he was capable…
Lois Duncan
Who is the author of the novel, "Killing Mr. Griffin"?
New Mexico
Where does the story take place?
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Killing Mr. Griffin
Susan
Mr. Griffin
Mark Kinney's
Wants to live in a remote cabin near a lake
Does not accept late assignments from anyone
Plan to kidnap Mr. Griffin
Susan
Wants to live in a remote cabin near a lake
Mr. Griffin
Does not accept late assignments from anyone
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Vocab for Killing Mr. Griffin
Callous (adj.)
Contemporaries (n.)
Contritely (adj.)
Disarmingly (adj.)
not feeling or showing any concern about the problems or suff…
existing or happening in the same time period: from the same…
feeling or showing regret for bad behavior
tending to remove any feelings of unfriendliness or distrust
Callous (adj.)
not feeling or showing any concern about the problems or suff…
Contemporaries (n.)
existing or happening in the same time period: from the same…
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Killing Mr. Griffin Vocabulary
Morose
Tentative
Contrite
Explicable
Gloomy and depressed
Uncertain and possibly changing your mind later
Feeling guilty or sorry for something bad you have done
able to be easily understood or explained
Morose
Gloomy and depressed
Tentative
Uncertain and possibly changing your mind later
36 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Review
Who is a shy & nerdy junior in high sc…
Who is head cheerleader?
Who is the senior English teacher who…
Who is the grandmother of David?
Susan McConnell
Betsy Cline
Mr. Griffin
Irma Ruggles
Who is a shy & nerdy junior in high sc…
Susan McConnell
Who is head cheerleader?
Betsy Cline
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Killing Mr. Griffin
alibi
charismatic
cloistered
retrospect
an excuse that shows someone was not at a crime scene
having or exhibiting a special magnetic charm or appeal
secluded; hidden from the world
look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.)
alibi
an excuse that shows someone was not at a crime scene
charismatic
having or exhibiting a special magnetic charm or appeal
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Killing Mr griffin review
told Mr. Griffin his assignment blew a…
claimed not to understand the assignment
president of the senior class
a shy, bespectacled girl
Dave
Betsy
Dave
Sue
told Mr. Griffin his assignment blew a…
Dave
claimed not to understand the assignment
Betsy
29 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin vocabulary 1-9
intimidating
citation
susceptible
ostracized
frightening
summons
responsive
excluded
intimidating
frightening
citation
summons
25 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Chapters 3 - 8
conjecture
wry
stalemate
cloistered
thought
ironic
standstill
confined
conjecture
thought
wry
ironic
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Killing Mr. Griffin Vocab
Conspiratorial
Comtemplate
Encasement
Extracurricular
a secret plan with a bad outcome
to think about, study thoughtfully
to enclose in
extra activities
Conspiratorial
a secret plan with a bad outcome
Comtemplate
to think about, study thoughtfully
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KIlling Mr.Griffin
alienated
contemplate
abrasive
insolent
to make indifferent or hostile; to cause to be withdrawn or i…
to view or consider with careful and thoughtful attention; to…
(of a person or manner) showing little concern for the feelin…
showing a rude and arrogant lack of respect
alienated
to make indifferent or hostile; to cause to be withdrawn or i…
contemplate
to view or consider with careful and thoughtful attention; to…
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Vocab- Killing Mr. Griffin
obscured
vehemently
staggered
sophistication
v. concealed
adv. angrily, forcefully
v. walked, moved, stood unsteadily
n. poise
obscured
v. concealed
vehemently
adv. angrily, forcefully
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Killing Mr. Griffin Vocabulary
callous
Contemporaries
Contritely
Disarmingly
adj. showing or having an incentive and cruel disregard for o…
n. a person or thing living or existing at the same time as a…
adj. Caused by or showing sincere remorse
adj. removing or capable of removing hostility, suspicion, et…
callous
adj. showing or having an incentive and cruel disregard for o…
Contemporaries
n. a person or thing living or existing at the same time as a…
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Killing Mr. Griffin
Rugged
Faint
Obscure
Haze
Rough
Not shiny
Vague
Foggy
Rugged
Rough
Faint
Not shiny
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Killing Mr Griffin Vocabulary
Farce
Irrevocable
Morose
Saunter
absurd event
not able to be changed
quickly angered
walking with no effort
Farce
absurd event
Irrevocable
not able to be changed
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Killing Mr. Griffin
Callous
contemporaries
contritely
disarmingly
showing or having an intense and cruel disregard for others
a person or living thing existing at the same time as another
feeling or expressing remorse or penitence; affected by guilt
having the effect of allying suspicion or hostility
Callous
showing or having an intense and cruel disregard for others
contemporaries
a person or living thing existing at the same time as another
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Killing Mr. Griffin
Conspiratorial
Contemplate
Encasement
Extracurricular
A secret plan by two or more people to do something that is h…
Look thoughtfully for a long time at or think about
The act or process of been casing: the state of being encased…
Pursued in addition to the normal course of study
Conspiratorial
A secret plan by two or more people to do something that is h…
Contemplate
Look thoughtfully for a long time at or think about
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Killing Mr. Griffin #1
Conspirational
Contemplate v
Encasement n
Extracurricular adj
Characteristics of secretly planning
Consider
An enclosure
Beyond what is necessary
Conspirational
Characteristics of secretly planning
Contemplate v
Consider
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Killing mr griffin
Vehement-ly
Dwindle
Alienated
Nemesis
Showing strong feeling; forceful, passionate or intense
To become smaller and smaller; shrink; waste away
Cause (someone) to feel isolated or estranged
An opponent or rival whom a person cannot beat or overcome
Vehement-ly
Showing strong feeling; forceful, passionate or intense
Dwindle
To become smaller and smaller; shrink; waste away
61 terms
Killing Mr.Griffin
Tumbleweeds
Haze
To long for sth
Whir
A plant that blows across the ground by the wind
Dust, smoke or mist
Strong, persistent desire for something unattainble
Fly or move quickly with a humming sound
Tumbleweeds
A plant that blows across the ground by the wind
Haze
Dust, smoke or mist
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Vocabulary for Killing Mr. Griffin
callous
contemporaries
contritely
disarmingly
not feeling or showing any concern about the problems or suff…
a person belonging to the same time or period with another or…
feeling or showing regret for bad behavior
tending to remove any feelings of unfriendliness or distrust
callous
not feeling or showing any concern about the problems or suff…
contemporaries
a person belonging to the same time or period with another or…
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Killing Mr Griffin Vocab
CALLOUS
CONTEMPORARIES
CONTRIELY
DISARMINGLY
Make Hardened, to make thick
A person belonging to the same time period with another or ot…
Caused by showing sincere or remorse
removing or capable of removing hostility, suspicion, etc., a…
CALLOUS
Make Hardened, to make thick
CONTEMPORARIES
A person belonging to the same time period with another or ot…
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Killing Mr. Griffin
Lois Duncan
New Mexico
Mark
set fire to a cat
Who is the author of the novel, "Killing Mr. Griffin"?
Where does the story take place?
Whose idea was it originally to kill Mr. Griffin?
What did Mark do as a child to make us believe he was capable…
Lois Duncan
Who is the author of the novel, "Killing Mr. Griffin"?
New Mexico
Where does the story take place?
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killing Mr.Griffin vocab
callous
contemporaries
Contritely
disarmingly
made hard
a person belonging to the same time
caused by
removing hostility
callous
made hard
contemporaries
a person belonging to the same time
15 terms
Killing Mr.Griffin
Obsure
Vehemently
Haste
Irrevocably
V. To hide or conceal; to make indistinct
Adv. Intensely or passionately
N. Action that is hurried or rushed
Adv. Unable to be undone or taken back
Obsure
V. To hide or conceal; to make indistinct
Vehemently
Adv. Intensely or passionately
killing mr. griffin def
callous
contemporaries
disarmingly
dryly
made hard; hardened.
existing, occurring, or living at the same time; belonging to…
removing or capable of removing hostility, suspicion, etc., a…
ironic or sarcastic
callous
made hard; hardened.
contemporaries
existing, occurring, or living at the same time; belonging to…
44 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Vocab
alibi
disarmingly
luminosity
cloistered
an excuse
winningly, charmingly
quality of being filled with light
shut off from others
alibi
an excuse
disarmingly
winningly, charmingly
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Killing MR griffin
Was M.G fair to the studnets
Mark sociopath?
Susan happiest day of her life ?
Identify characters?
Yes and no ... I don't think that Mr Griffin was completely fai…
Yes I think that Mark was a sociopath. There are many reasons…
I think that Susan thinks that because it was the first time…
The character that identify most with would probably be David…
Was M.G fair to the studnets
Yes and no ... I don't think that Mr Griffin was completely fai…
Mark sociopath?
Yes I think that Mark was a sociopath. There are many reasons…
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Killing Mr. Griffin
Smothering
Alleviate
To pout
Stolid
Suffocate by preventing breathing
To make easier to endure
To thrust out the lips in displeasure or sullenness
Unemotional, impassive
Smothering
Suffocate by preventing breathing
Alleviate
To make easier to endure
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Killing Mr. Griffin vocab
callous
contemporaries
contritely
Disarmingly
hardened
a person or living thing or existing at the same time as anot…
caused by or showing sincere remorse
removing or capable of removing hostility, suspicion, etc., a…
callous
hardened
contemporaries
a person or living thing or existing at the same time as anot…
19 terms
Killing Mrs Griffin vocab
Ascend
Instigate
Insurrection
Dismember
Move climb or go upward
To urge or provoke
An act or intense of rising in revolt
To deprive of limbs
Ascend
Move climb or go upward
Instigate
To urge or provoke
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Killing Mr. Griffin Vocabulary #2
alleviate
grotesque
vivacious
fabricate
relieve (from pain or a problem)
very ugly or distorted
lively and animated
invented; made up
alleviate
relieve (from pain or a problem)
grotesque
very ugly or distorted
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Killing Mr. GRiffin Literary Terms
Hook
Flashback
Simile
Metaphor
Refers to an opening passage in a work of fiction that is suf…
A scene or seriec of scenes showing events that happened at a…
A figure of speech in which a comparison between two unlike o…
A figure of speech in which a comparison between two unlike o…
Hook
Refers to an opening passage in a work of fiction that is suf…
Flashback
A scene or seriec of scenes showing events that happened at a…
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killing mr. griffin vocab #2
cower
conjecture
thrash
ordeal
to crouch down in fear
an opinion formed on the basis of incomplete information
to toss; or plunge
a painful or horrific experience
cower
to crouch down in fear
conjecture
an opinion formed on the basis of incomplete information
"Killing Mr. Griffin" - Vocabulary for Test
conjecture
wryly
slothful
susceptible
noun: the formation or expression of an opinion or theory wit…
adverb: something slightly sarcastic in a humorous way, or so…
adjective: sluggardly; indolent; lazy
likely or liable to be influenced or harmed by a particular t…
conjecture
noun: the formation or expression of an opinion or theory wit…
wryly
adverb: something slightly sarcastic in a humorous way, or so…
10 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Part 1
tentatively
inexplicable
meticulous
contrary
(adv) hesitantly, unsurely, uncertainly
(adj) unable to be accounted for or explained
(adj) taking or showing extreme care about minute details; pr…
(adj) opposite in nature or character, direction or position
tentatively
(adv) hesitantly, unsurely, uncertainly
inexplicable
(adj) unable to be accounted for or explained
Killing Mr. Griffin List #2
stalemate
delirious
susceptible
detonate
a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancemen…
marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; frantic
easily impressed emotionally; vulnerable
to blow up; to explode
stalemate
a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancemen…
delirious
marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; frantic
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Killing Mr. Griffin Vocabulary 1
obscured
vehemently
staggered
sophistication
Hidden; covered; buried; not clear;
expressing with a strong or forceful attitude; zealous
walk as if unable to control one's movements
complexity; worldly - wise person
obscured
Hidden; covered; buried; not clear;
vehemently
expressing with a strong or forceful attitude; zealous
10 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Part 2
alleviate
ferocious
bewilder
disconcerted
(v) to make easier to endure; lessen
(adj) savagely fierce, cruel, or violent.
(v) to cause (someone) to become perplexed and confused.
(v) to disturb the composure of; unsettle.
alleviate
(v) to make easier to endure; lessen
ferocious
(adj) savagely fierce, cruel, or violent.
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Vocab 2 killing mr griffin
Abrasive
Contrariness
Seething
Slothful
Causing irritation
Deliberate and stubborn unruliness and resistance to guidance…
Frantically angry
Disinclined to work;lazy
Abrasive
Causing irritation
Contrariness
Deliberate and stubborn unruliness and resistance to guidance…
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Killing Mr. Griffin: Chapter 10
Who is Irv and Jeanne Kinney?
What did Irv and Jeanne do for Mark?
What does Irv think of Mark?
What does David's Grandmother remember…
Mark's aunt and uncle
They took him in after his father died and his mother had a n…
He is weird, different, and the kid gives him the creeps.
That was the day that David went out with the boy with the fu…
Who is Irv and Jeanne Kinney?
Mark's aunt and uncle
What did Irv and Jeanne do for Mark?
They took him in after his father died and his mother had a n…
25 terms
Killing MR. Griffin chapter 1-2
rugged
self-assurance
confinement
farce
having a roughly broken, rocky, hilly, or jagged surface
self-confidence.
the act of confining
foolish show
rugged
having a roughly broken, rocky, hilly, or jagged surface
self-assurance
self-confidence.
38 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Chapter 3-4
accustomed
deliberately
invalid
musty
In the habit of; used to
Done or said on purpose... In an unhurried and thoughtful manner
(v.) to make valueless, take away all force or effect
(adj.) stale, moldy; out-of-date
accustomed
In the habit of; used to
deliberately
Done or said on purpose... In an unhurried and thoughtful manner
52 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin chapter 5-7
slothful
self-righteous
deliberately
To fiddle with
Lazy, indolent
Feeling or behaving as if what you say or do is always morall…
Done or said on purpose
摆弄,玩弄
slothful
Lazy, indolent
self-righteous
Feeling or behaving as if what you say or do is always morall…
48 terms
Killing Mr Griffin Ch.10-19
outgoing
foster home
give me the creeps
smart
extrovertiert
Pflegefamilie
ist mir nicht geheuer
intelligent
outgoing
extrovertiert
foster home
Pflegefamilie
15 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin Chapter 1-3
explicable
alibi
meticulous
contritely
that which can be explained
an excuse
extremely careful about details
with regret
explicable
that which can be explained
alibi
an excuse
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Killing Mr. Griffin, chapters 15-19
motive
symmetrical
deception
innate
something which causes a person to act in a particular way
an exact correspondence between the opposite halves of a figure
the state of being tricked, deceived, or misled
inborn in one's nature
motive
something which causes a person to act in a particular way
symmetrical
an exact correspondence between the opposite halves of a figure
10 terms
Killing Mr. Griffin, chapters 1-8
credible
analyze
resigned
incredibly
able to be believed
study carefully to understand; figure out
stopped or quit trying; give up; quit a job
in a way that is difficult to believe
credible
able to be believed
analyze
study carefully to understand; figure out
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