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Unit 7 : Joy and Peace Literature
Blind but happy
Of the joy
THe quarrel
A spark
By Fanny Crosby ... Wrote hymn blessed assurance... "CONTENTED I wi…
"Always have GLADNESS "... "Always accompanied by SORRW"... Man con…
By ELEANOR FARIEON... I was in the WRONG so he was in the RIGHT
By : LEO TOLSTOY ... Born: RUSSIA... First law is to obey God... War
Blind but happy
By Fanny Crosby ... Wrote hymn blessed assurance... "CONTENTED I wi…
Of the joy
"Always have GLADNESS "... "Always accompanied by SORRW"... Man con…
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Literature - A Separate Peace - Quotations
"This was the tree, and it seemed to m…
"Nothing endures, not a tree, not love…
"I think we reminded them of what peac…
"Listen, pal, if I can't play sports,…
Gene
Gene
Gene
Finny
"This was the tree, and it seemed to m…
Gene
"Nothing endures, not a tree, not love…
Gene
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11/14 Literature A Separate Peace
What is the narrator's name?
What school did Gene go to?
Gene is disappointed that the school l…
Gene describes the marble steps as ___…
Gene Forrester
Devon School
same
hard
What is the narrator's name?
Gene Forrester
What school did Gene go to?
Devon School
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Literature Mid-Term (Separate Peace and Night)
Inured
Poignant
Qualms
Suppleness
Used to something undesirable
Deeply affecting to the emotions
Misgivings
Physical flexibility
Inured
Used to something undesirable
Poignant
Deeply affecting to the emotions
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Cosden, ULTIMATE LITERATURE (A Separate Peace)
structure/style/background
Gene Forrester
Phineas/Finny
Brinker Hadley
• Not in medias res.... • Story begins in summer 1942, Gene and…
• Narrator & protagonist.... • ( Forcibly) jumps from the tree a…
• Sports genius; hates badminton.... • Spontaneous, charismatic,…
• Assumes that Gene picked Finny for a roommate in the new se…
structure/style/background
• Not in medias res.... • Story begins in summer 1942, Gene and…
Gene Forrester
• Narrator & protagonist.... • ( Forcibly) jumps from the tree a…
Element of Literature Honors - A Seperate Peace Vocabulary
capacious
expansive
Consternation
Prodigious
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy
having a wide range or extent; comprehensive
A sudden alarming amazement or dread that results in utter co…
Extraordinary in size, amount, extent, degree, force
capacious
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy
expansive
having a wide range or extent; comprehensive
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Literature unit 7 Joy and Peace authors
How can I keep from singing?
A prisoner's song
Blind but happy
Of the joy of a good conscience
Robert Lowry
Madame Guyon
Fanny Crosby
Thomas A. Kempis
How can I keep from singing?
Robert Lowry
A prisoner's song
Madame Guyon
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Sonlight Literature 130 Vocabulary Peace Child Weeks 1-3
Turgid
limpid
existentialism
indolent
(adj.) swollen; distended; tumid.
(adj.) clear, transparent, or pellucid, as water, crystal, or…
(n.) a philosophical attitude associated especially with Heid…
(adj.) having or showing a disposition to avoid exertion; slo…
Turgid
(adj.) swollen; distended; tumid.
limpid
(adj.) clear, transparent, or pellucid, as water, crystal, or…
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Literature - Peace Like a River Vocab. Chp. 1
grama
egregious
innocuous
locutions
any of various pasture grasses of the genus Bouteloua
conspicuously bad or offensive
having no adverse effect; harmless
particular words, phrases, or expressions, especially ones us…
grama
any of various pasture grasses of the genus Bouteloua
egregious
conspicuously bad or offensive
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Literature - Peace Like a River Vocab. Chp. 4
sporadically
ramrod
gable
protracted
(adv) appearing or happening at irregular intervals in time;…
(adj) to exert discipline and authority on
(n) the portion of the front or side of a building enclosed b…
(adj) to draw out or lengthen, especially in time; extend the…
sporadically
(adv) appearing or happening at irregular intervals in time;…
ramrod
(adj) to exert discipline and authority on
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Literature - Peace Like a River Vocab. Chp. 3
blasphemous
pagans
rejoinder
stupefaction
adj, disrespect shown to god or sacred items
n, those who do not subscribe to any of the major religions
n, a reply to a question or request usually snappy
n, shock; great astonishment
blasphemous
adj, disrespect shown to god or sacred items
pagans
n, those who do not subscribe to any of the major religions
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LITERATURE QUIZ ON CHAPTERS 1-5 A SEPERATE PEACE
setting
the narration style
Gene
Finny
Devon School, fall time, 1942-3, New hampshire, passed tense
Finny being narrated to be the one at fault, the bad guy, gen…
The narrator of the book, a student at Devon during World War…
Gene's best friend and roommate, a remarkable athlete with a…
setting
Devon School, fall time, 1942-3, New hampshire, passed tense
the narration style
Finny being narrated to be the one at fault, the bad guy, gen…
Literature: Chee's Daughter, Civil Peace, Two Kinds
Gaudy
Indolence
Acrid
Banter
Bright and showy to the point of being in bad taste
Laziness; idleness
Irritating or upsetting
Good-natured, witty joking or teasing
Gaudy
Bright and showy to the point of being in bad taste
Indolence
Laziness; idleness
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Peace Child Ch. 10-End
impelling
puckish
nimbus
charisma
Drive, force, or urge (someone) to do something
Mischievous; impish; naughtily or annoyingly playful
an atmosphere that surrounds a person or thing, a rain cloud,
divine gift; great popular charm or appeal; magnetism
impelling
Drive, force, or urge (someone) to do something
puckish
Mischievous; impish; naughtily or annoyingly playful
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Peace Child - Vocabulary - Chapters 1-9
vacuously
fetish
septum
hierarchy
without contents; empty
an object regarded with awe as being the embodiment or habita…
a dividing wall, membrane
any system of persons are things ranked one above another
vacuously
without contents; empty
fetish
an object regarded with awe as being the embodiment or habita…
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Common Themes in Literature
Birth
Death
Heroism
Escape
new life or start of a new life
end of life or an end to a problem or time
bravery or courage
run away
Birth
new life or start of a new life
Death
end of life or an end to a problem or time
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Themes in Literature
Alienation
Betrayal
Birth
Coming of age — boy becomes a man, gir…
creating emotional isolation
fading bonds of love
life after loss, life sustains tragedy
death as mystery, death as a new beginning
Alienation
creating emotional isolation
Betrayal
fading bonds of love
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A Seperate Peace Quiz
Devon
Chet Douglass
a few jugs of hard cider
Brownie Perkins
The name of Gene's old school is:
In Chapter 4, Gene says that his main academic rival is:
At Finny's winter carnival, there is a riot over:
Brinker Hadley's timid roomate is:
Devon
The name of Gene's old school is:
Chet Douglass
In Chapter 4, Gene says that his main academic rival is:
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Financial Peace-Dave Ramsey Final
Compound interest
Emergency fund
Interest rate
Murphy's law
interest earned on both the principal amount and any interest…
money that you can access quickly for an immediate need
The rate charged for borrowing money, expressed as a percenta…
Anything that can happen will happen.
Compound interest
interest earned on both the principal amount and any interest…
Emergency fund
money that you can access quickly for an immediate need
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A Separate Peace Vocabulary
Sedate
Cupola
Convalescence
Specters
calm
domed roof or ceiling
A recovering of strength after illness
Appearances that haunt or perturb the mind
Sedate
calm
Cupola
domed roof or ceiling
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Literature #2
Reprimand
Interminably
Perfunctory
Petulantly
Punishment
Unending
routine duty
Irritable
Reprimand
Punishment
Interminably
Unending
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A Separate Peace review
Chet Douglas
Brownie Perkins
telegram from Leper
Lepellier (Leper)
Gene's academic competition
Brinker's roommate
interrupted progress of Winter Carnival
a loner and social outcast
Chet Douglas
Gene's academic competition
Brownie Perkins
Brinker's roommate
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World Literature Vocab 1
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
(v.) to hate
(n.) narrow-minded or prejudiced person
(adj.) fake, false
(v.) to give voting rights
abhor
(v.) to hate
bigot
(n.) narrow-minded or prejudiced person
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A Separate Peace by John Knowles
Narrator
Point of View
Tone
setting
Gene Forrester--as he revisits his high school campus and rec…
1st person
nostalgic, brooding, melancholy, regretful
1958--story begins... flashes back to 1942-1943
Narrator
Gene Forrester--as he revisits his high school campus and rec…
Point of View
1st person
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Romanticism for AP Literature--Mr. Lewis
Romanticism
Romantic Poets
Henry David Thoreau
Walden
19th century artistic movement that appealed to emotion rathe…
Poets who wrote romantic poetry from 1770-1870; people like H…
A famous American thinker, philosopher, and writer. Wrote "Wa…
a famous American work of philosophy written by Henry David T…
Romanticism
19th century artistic movement that appealed to emotion rathe…
Romantic Poets
Poets who wrote romantic poetry from 1770-1870; people like H…
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A Separate Peace Vocabulary
contentious
anarchy
prodigious
inveigle
quarrelsome (inclination to disagree)
lawlessness and disorder
extraordinary in size, amount or degree
coaxing
contentious
quarrelsome (inclination to disagree)
anarchy
lawlessness and disorder
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A Separate Peace Quotes
Gene
Finny
Finny
Finny
Everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly t…
I'd kill myself out of jealous envy
I don't really believe we bombed Central Europe, do you?
Always say some prayers at night because it might turn out th…
Gene
Everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly t…
Finny
I'd kill myself out of jealous envy
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American Literature Unit 11 Vocabulary (11-20)
misconstrue
obnoxious
placate
placid
(v.) to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
(adj.) highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
(v.) to appease, soothe, pacify
(adj) calm, peaceful
misconstrue
(v.) to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
obnoxious
(adj.) highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
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"A Separate Peace" Characters
Gene Forrester
Phineas (Finny)
Brinker Hadley
Leper Lepellier
The narrator of the book, a student at Devon during World War…
Gene's best friend and roommate, a remarkable athlete with a…
Gene's main rival for the top academic spot in the class. Bri…
A soft-spoken, nature-loving boy, with an old soul and ways t…
Gene Forrester
The narrator of the book, a student at Devon during World War…
Phineas (Finny)
Gene's best friend and roommate, a remarkable athlete with a…
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Toner/Bilgutay A Separate Peace - Study Guide of Facts
Author's Bio
Key Facts About Novel
Devon
Finny (Phineas)
Full Name: John Knowles... Date of Birth: September 16, 1926... Pla…
Full Title: A Separate Peace... Setting: The Devon School, a pri…
setting, where everything takes place, in New Hampshire, boys…
Lives in an idealized world, thought that WWII wasn't real an…
Author's Bio
Full Name: John Knowles... Date of Birth: September 16, 1926... Pla…
Key Facts About Novel
Full Title: A Separate Peace... Setting: The Devon School, a pri…
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Themes in Literature
Hard Work
Time
Isolation
Pain
If you've got a job to do, - Do it now!... If it's one you wish…
The Clockatoos are never late.... They are always on time.... But i…
I'm lonely, so lonely.... I'm always alone.... I never get emails... o…
Hard Work
If you've got a job to do, - Do it now!... If it's one you wish…
Time
The Clockatoos are never late.... They are always on time.... But i…
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AP Lit & Comp Literary Devices and Terms
biography
autobiography
fiction
non-fiction
the story of a person's life written by another
the story of one's own life
made up stories
writing based upon supposed facts
biography
the story of a person's life written by another
autobiography
the story of one's own life
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Literature Unit 5 Vocabulary
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
to express agreement; an agreement
one who does good to others
makred by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
to express agreement; an agreement
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Multicultural Literature 2016-2017
verve
ermine
ecstatic
abate
Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas
the soft white fur of a weasel; something that can be worn
overwhelming happiness or joyful excitement
to put an end to; to decrease in value... To reduce
verve
Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas
ermine
the soft white fur of a weasel; something that can be worn
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VocabuLit Lesson 3
pulverize
tranquil
chafe
impinge
(v.) to ground or pound to a powder or dust; to destroy or ov…
Calm; peaceful
To wear or irritate, often through rubbing or friction
hinder; interfere with
pulverize
(v.) to ground or pound to a powder or dust; to destroy or ov…
tranquil
Calm; peaceful
20 terms
A Separate Peace chapters 10-13
presaged
aethete
querulous
modulated
foreshadowing; warning of, predicting
one who cultivates appreciation of beauty
(adj.) peevish, complaining, fretful
changed or adjusted to be suitable
presaged
foreshadowing; warning of, predicting
aethete
one who cultivates appreciation of beauty
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Symbolism in Literature
Light
darkness
spring
winter
goodness
evil
hope
despair
Light
goodness
darkness
evil
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A Separate Peace Vocabulary Terms
Sardonic
Contemptuous
Contemplative
Olfactory
showing that you disapprove of or do not like someone or some…
feeling or showing deep hatred or disapproval
involving, allowing, or causing deep thought
of, relating to, or connected with the sense of smell
Sardonic
showing that you disapprove of or do not like someone or some…
Contemptuous
feeling or showing deep hatred or disapproval
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Literature Chapter 4
The Author's Resolution in a Sonnet
To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time
Delight in Disorder
His Prayer for Absolution
George Wither
Robert Herrick
Robert Herrick
Robert Herrick
The Author's Resolution in a Sonnet
George Wither
To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time
Robert Herrick
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Literature Terms Set I
literature
prose
fiction
nonfiction
Writings in either prose or poetry
Any literature that is written in paragraph form
A prose selection which is invented. It can be based on a tru…
Any prose selection that tells about something that actually…
literature
Writings in either prose or poetry
prose
Any literature that is written in paragraph form
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A Separate Peace Study Exam Set
Round/Dynamic Character
Frame Narrative/Enclosed Setting
Flat/Static Character
Stock Characters/Stereotypes
...
...
...
...
Round/Dynamic Character
...
Frame Narrative/Enclosed Setting
...
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a separate peace
What two specific spots does Gene revi…
Who seems like he will be a main chara…
Who is the narrator?
How long has Gene been out of school?
the marble staircase and a specific tree by the river
Finny was Gene's roommate in high school and in the first cha…
Gene Forrester
15 years
What two specific spots does Gene revi…
the marble staircase and a specific tree by the river
Who seems like he will be a main chara…
Finny was Gene's roommate in high school and in the first cha…
25 terms
American Literature Vocabulary Module #1
accost
affable
approbation
felicity
to approach and speak to
pleasant and at ease
approval; recommendation
state of being happy; something that causes happiness
accost
to approach and speak to
affable
pleasant and at ease
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A Separate Peace
How is it a Frame Narrative
Where did the narrator return to? How…
What two places did Gene visit?
How did Gene find the tree?
its story within the story; Gene talks about his friend, Phin…
Returned to the Devon School, its been 15 years
The tree and the marble stairs (places where finny fell)
by its scars and the protruding branch over the river
How is it a Frame Narrative
its story within the story; Gene talks about his friend, Phin…
Where did the narrator return to? How…
Returned to the Devon School, its been 15 years
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Unit 1--The Periods of British Literature
dominion
depredation
incumbent
redress
n. rule or power to rule; mastery
n. destruction caused by robbery or looting
adj. required as a duty or an obligation
n. repayment for a wrong or an injury
dominion
n. rule or power to rule; mastery
depredation
n. destruction caused by robbery or looting
literature vocab
apparition
dominant
conscientious
speculation
ghostly vision
having the greatest power or force ; controlling
showing careful attention to what is right and wrong
an opinion and conclusion based on guesswork
apparition
ghostly vision
dominant
having the greatest power or force ; controlling
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Literature Vocabulary
swanky
frumpy
passé
iconoclastic
fancy, elegant, stylish
messy, sloppy, un-stylish, unattractive
out of date, out of style, "so last year"
standing out from the crowd in a positive way
swanky
fancy, elegant, stylish
frumpy
messy, sloppy, un-stylish, unattractive
25 terms
BRITISH LITERATURE
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
give voting rights
abhor
hate
bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
20 terms
Grade 9 LL Literature
barbarous
invariably
braggart
illumination
(adj.) uncivilized, wild, savagely cruel or harsh
(adv.) always, without exception
(n.) a person who boasts loudly or exaggeratedly
(n.) a source of light
barbarous
(adj.) uncivilized, wild, savagely cruel or harsh
invariably
(adv.) always, without exception
24 terms
A Seperate Peace Quiz
Devon
Chet Douglass
a few jugs of hard cider
Brownie Perkins
The name of Gene's old school is:
In Chapter 4, Gene says that his main academic rival is:
At Finny's winter carnival, there is a riot over:
Brinker Hadley's timid roomate is:
Devon
The name of Gene's old school is:
Chet Douglass
In Chapter 4, Gene says that his main academic rival is:
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