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12 terms
Lord of the Flies
tirade
tumult
hiatus
bastion
A long, angry speech
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
A break or interruption, often from work
Stronghold; fortress; fortified place
tirade
A long, angry speech
tumult
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
8 terms
Lord of the Flies
Conch Shell
Piggy's Specs
Signal fire
The Beach
Symbolic Meaning Authority,Leadership,Order ... Examples from th…
Symbolic Meaning Technology Intellectualism Examples from the…
Symbolic meaning Hope Civilization Examples from the text Ral…
Safety,Openness,Communication
Conch Shell
Symbolic Meaning Authority,Leadership,Order ... Examples from th…
Piggy's Specs
Symbolic Meaning Technology Intellectualism Examples from the…
10 terms
Lord of the Flies
Perpendicular
Gesticulated
Clamour
Clambering
2 lines that intersect to form a right angle
to make hand motions or gestures with your hands
a loud uproar
climbing, scrambling
Perpendicular
2 lines that intersect to form a right angle
Gesticulated
to make hand motions or gestures with your hands
12 terms
Lord of the Flies
tirade
tumult
hiatus
bastion
A long, angry speech
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
A break or interruption, often from work
Stronghold; fortress; fortified place
tirade
A long, angry speech
tumult
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
70 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Why were British children being transp…
What is LOTF a parody to
conch shell
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
The coral island
Symbolizes law and order of the adult world - democracy.... Repr…
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Why were British children being transp…
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
10 terms
Lord of the Flies
gesticulated
hiatus
inscrutable
opaque
to make or use gestures, especially in an animated or excited…
a break or interruption in the continuity of a work, series,…
incapable of being investigated, analyzed, or scrutinized; im…
not transparent or translucent; impenetrable to light; not al…
gesticulated
to make or use gestures, especially in an animated or excited…
hiatus
a break or interruption in the continuity of a work, series,…
99 terms
Lord of the Flies
lagoon
lodgement
contours
proffer
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
an offer (Ch. 1 p.9)
lagoon
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
lodgement
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
12 terms
Lord of the Flies
tirade
tumult
hiatus
bastion
A long, angry speech
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
A break or interruption, often from work
Stronghold; fortress; fortified place
tirade
A long, angry speech
tumult
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
98 terms
Lord of the Flies
lodgement
contours
proffer
terrace
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
an offer (Ch. 1 p.9)
a balcony or patio (Ch. 1 p. 10)
lodgement
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
contours
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
19 terms
Lord of the Flies
opaque
luxuriance
improvisation
derisive
light can't get through it
having rich or profuse growth
to invent without preparation
scornful
opaque
light can't get through it
luxuriance
having rich or profuse growth
99 terms
Lord of the Flies
lagoon
lodgement
contours
proffer
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
an offer (Ch. 1 p.9)
lagoon
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
lodgement
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
25 terms
Lord of the Flies
clambering
specious
loomed
vainly
(v.) to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort o…
(adj.) deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking real m…
(v.) Appeared in a large or threatening form
(adv.) without success
clambering
(v.) to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort o…
specious
(adj.) deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking real m…
31 terms
Lord of the Flies- Chapter 1
altered
apprehension
askew
bastion
v. changed
n. fear
adj. out of line
n. a stronghold or fortification
altered
v. changed
apprehension
n. fear
10 terms
lord of the flies
ludricrous
ineffectual
jeer
inarticulate
foolish or unreasonable, out of place as to be amusing
not producing any
rude or mocking remarks
unable to speak distinctly
ludricrous
foolish or unreasonable, out of place as to be amusing
ineffectual
not producing any
50 terms
Lord of the Flies
proffer
upheaval
prominent
specious
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
a violent or sudden change or disruption to something
protruding, noticible
(adj.) deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking real m…
proffer
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
upheaval
a violent or sudden change or disruption to something
34 terms
Lord of the Flies
Allegory
Fable
Clamber (V)
Prominent (ADJ)
when a story is actually about a current issue or event
A story with a moral where each character represents a specif…
To climb with difficulty; scramble .
Standing out so to be seen easily
Allegory
when a story is actually about a current issue or event
Fable
A story with a moral where each character represents a specif…
Lord of the flies
Tirade
Ebullience
Bastion
Efflorescence
A long angry speech
The quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts…
A place or system in which something continues to survive
The acting n or process of developing and unfolding as if com…
Tirade
A long angry speech
Ebullience
The quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts…
95 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Why were British children being transp…
What is LOTF a parody to
festooned
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
The coral island
decorated
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Why were British children being transp…
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
19 terms
Lord of the Flies
opaque
luxuriance
improvisation
derisive
light can't get through it
having rich or profuse growth
to invent without preparation
scornful
opaque
light can't get through it
luxuriance
having rich or profuse growth
8 terms
Lord of the Flies
Conch Shell
Piggy's Specs
Signal fire
The Beach
Symbolic Meaning Authority,Leadership,Order ... Examples from th…
Symbolic Meaning Technology Intellectualism Examples from the…
Symbolic meaning Hope Civilization Examples from the text Ral…
Safety,Openness,Communication
Conch Shell
Symbolic Meaning Authority,Leadership,Order ... Examples from th…
Piggy's Specs
Symbolic Meaning Technology Intellectualism Examples from the…
10 terms
Lord of the Flies
Lagoon
Camarderie
Advocates
Articulately
A stretch of water separated by an obstacle that is natural.
A mutal trust between two or more people
To show support for something you believe in.
To make sense
Lagoon
A stretch of water separated by an obstacle that is natural.
Camarderie
A mutal trust between two or more people
95 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Why were British children being transp…
What is LOTF a parody to
festooned
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
The coral island
decorated
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Why were British children being transp…
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
26 terms
Lord of the Flies
Ralph
Piggy
Johnny
Sam and Eric
Boy with scar... fair hair... attractive appearence... conch... chief
fat... ass-mar... wears glasses... found conch ... represents intelligen…
sturdy fair hair... thumb-sucker... 6 years old
bullet headed hair like tow... name combined ... twins ... faithful to…
Ralph
Boy with scar... fair hair... attractive appearence... conch... chief
Piggy
fat... ass-mar... wears glasses... found conch ... represents intelligen…
30 terms
Lord of the Flies
blunder
covert
decorous
devour
act or speak clumsily
secret
proper behavior
eat greedily
blunder
act or speak clumsily
covert
secret
27 terms
Lord of the Flies
Title
Author
Genres
Setting
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Social Commentary; Allegory
Deserted Tropical Island
Title
Lord of the Flies
Author
William Golding
10 terms
lord of the flies
implacable
skirmish
jurisdiction
effigy
unable to be calmed down or made peaceful... (adj.) not to be sa…
A minor fight or battle... A minor fight or battle
(n.) an area of authority or control; the right to administer…
Representation or image of a person, esp. a crude facsimile u…
implacable
unable to be calmed down or made peaceful... (adj.) not to be sa…
skirmish
A minor fight or battle... A minor fight or battle
99 terms
Lord of the Flies
lagoon
lodgement
contours
proffer
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
an offer (Ch. 1 p.9)
lagoon
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
lodgement
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
70 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Why were British children being transp…
What is LOTF a parody to
conch shell
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
The coral island
Symbolizes law and order of the adult world - democracy.... Repr…
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Why were British children being transp…
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
7 terms
Lord of the Flies
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
chorister
[n.] blooming of flowerers; state of flowering
[n.] deep hatred; state of being an enemy
[adj.] showing polite behavior or conduct
[n.] singer or leader of a choir
efflorescence
[n.] blooming of flowerers; state of flowering
enmity
[n.] deep hatred; state of being an enemy
10 terms
Lord of the Flies
Perpendicular
Gesticulated
Clamour
Clambering
2 lines that intersect to form a right angle
to make hand motions or gestures with your hands
a loud uproar
climbing, scrambling
Perpendicular
2 lines that intersect to form a right angle
Gesticulated
to make hand motions or gestures with your hands
99 terms
Lord of the Flies
lagoon
lodgement
contours
proffer
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
an offer (Ch. 1 p.9)
lagoon
shallow sound, channel or pond connected with larger body of…
lodgement
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
98 terms
Lord of the Flies
lodgement
contours
proffer
terrace
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
an offer (Ch. 1 p.9)
a balcony or patio (Ch. 1 p. 10)
lodgement
housing (Ch. 1 p.7)
contours
the outline of a figure (Ch. 1 p.9)
95 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Why were British children being transp…
What is LOTF a parody to
festooned
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
The coral island
decorated
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Why were British children being transp…
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
12 terms
Lord of the Flies
tirade
tumult
hiatus
bastion
A long, angry speech
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
A break or interruption, often from work
Stronghold; fortress; fortified place
tirade
A long, angry speech
tumult
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
10 terms
Lord of the Flies
furtive
speculation
hiatus
omission
secret, stealthy
A guess or theory
(n.) a gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element…
The act of leaving out or neglecting
furtive
secret, stealthy
speculation
A guess or theory
93 terms
Lord of the Flies
As Ralph flees the savages, he reminds…
Piggy contemplates making a sundial.
Eating fruit helps the boys recover fr…
Piggy boasts that his father is a comm…
True
True
False
False
As Ralph flees the savages, he reminds…
True
Piggy contemplates making a sundial.
True
30 terms
Lord of the Flies
lagoon
fair
plastered
clamber
shallow body of water near a sea
light color
wet and flat
to crawl or climb with difficulty
lagoon
shallow body of water near a sea
fair
light color
24 terms
Lord of the Flies
Pathetic fallacy
sibilence
metaphor
verb
reasoning ascribes human feelings to nature or nonhuman objects
Alliteration bringing with an "s", slithering snakes
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
An action word
Pathetic fallacy
reasoning ascribes human feelings to nature or nonhuman objects
sibilence
Alliteration bringing with an "s", slithering snakes
23 terms
Lord of the Flies
Decorous
Hiatus
Recrimination
Tirade
Adj. In keeping with good taste; polite and restrained
Noun. A pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.
Noun. An accusation in response to an accusation from someone…
Noun. A long, angry speech of criticism or accusation.
Decorous
Adj. In keeping with good taste; polite and restrained
Hiatus
Noun. A pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.
11 terms
Lord of the Flies
festoon
gaudy
vicissitude
declivity
1. (n) a decorative chain or strip hanging between two points…
(adj) showily or tastelessly ornamental
(n) a change or succession from one thing to another; an ofte…
(n) a descending slope
festoon
1. (n) a decorative chain or strip hanging between two points…
gaudy
(adj) showily or tastelessly ornamental
61 terms
Lord of the Flies
What is the significance of "The Sound…
What is Ralph's attitude toward Piggy…
What is the significance of Piggy's pl…
Why is Ralph elected chief? (chapter 1)
The conch shell represents democracy and unity
indifferent but superior
Piggy was unable to go because of his physical defects; shows…
He is more athletic and better looking than Jack. He had the…
What is the significance of "The Sound…
The conch shell represents democracy and unity
What is Ralph's attitude toward Piggy…
indifferent but superior
95 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
Why were British children being transp…
What is LOTF a parody to
festooned
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
The coral island
decorated
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Why were British children being transp…
Britain feared an invasion and evacuated children to other co…
15 terms
Lord of the Flies Chapter 2 (Pictures)
assented
borne
confirmation
ebullience
consent or approval
carried; supported
agreement
enthusiastic; bubbling with excitement
assented
consent or approval
borne
carried; supported
13 terms
Lord of the Flies
Author
Civilization vs. Savagery
Loss of Innocence
Power
William Golding
It is a theme referring to the conflict between two competing…
Innocence is being free of the understanding and knowledge of…
Power can be used for the sake of law and order, or just for…
Author
William Golding
Civilization vs. Savagery
It is a theme referring to the conflict between two competing…
99 terms
Lord of the Flies
What is the "scar"?
How old is Ralph?
What prevents Piggy from running and s…
What does Ralph find that Piggy sees a…
The "scar" is the strip of the island that was damaged by the…
12 and a few months
his asthma and that his aunt has warned him against swimming.…
Ralph finds a conch shell
What is the "scar"?
The "scar" is the strip of the island that was damaged by the…
How old is Ralph?
12 and a few months
63 terms
Lord of the Flies Review - Questions
How do these boys arrive on the island?
What is the name of the boy with fair…
What does Ralph use to call the other…
What are the names of the twins?
Their plane gets shot down
Ralph
conch
Sam and Eric
How do these boys arrive on the island?
Their plane gets shot down
What is the name of the boy with fair…
Ralph
46 terms
Lord of the Flies
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
chorister
n. The state of being flowery, or a flowery appearance.
(n.) hatred, ill-will
Behaving with propriety and good taste; polite
a singer in a choir
efflorescence
n. The state of being flowery, or a flowery appearance.
enmity
(n.) hatred, ill-will
67 terms
"The Lord of The Flies"
Conch Shell
Signal Fire
The Beast
The Scar
Civilization, order, democracy, unity, speech/having a voice.
Past life, hope, escaping the island, warmth, survival, human…
Fear, savagery, devil, evil in all people.
Site of the plane crash, who they used to be; the society the…
Conch Shell
Civilization, order, democracy, unity, speech/having a voice.
Signal Fire
Past life, hope, escaping the island, warmth, survival, human…
26 terms
Lord of the Flies characters
Ralph
Piggy
Johnny
Sam and Eric
Boy with scar... fair hair... attractive appearence... conch... chief
*******-mar... wears glasses... found conch ... represents intelligen…
sturdy fair hair... thumb-sucker... 6 years old
bullet headed hair like tow... name combined ... twins ... faithful to…
Ralph
Boy with scar... fair hair... attractive appearence... conch... chief
Piggy
*******-mar... wears glasses... found conch ... represents intelligen…
10 terms
- Lord of the Flies- Chapter 8 -
1. How does Jack respond when Ralph ca…
2. What does Jack do when the boys do…
3. Why does Simon suggest they go back…
4. What does Piggy suggest they do, si…
In "Lord of the Flies" when Ralph calls Jack's hunters "boys…
When Jack asked the assembly in chapter 8: Gift for the Darkn…
Simon suggested it because, in his own words, "What else is t…
Piggy suggests that since they can not have a fire on the mou…
1. How does Jack respond when Ralph ca…
In "Lord of the Flies" when Ralph calls Jack's hunters "boys…
2. What does Jack do when the boys do…
When Jack asked the assembly in chapter 8: Gift for the Darkn…
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