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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
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
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
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
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)
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,…
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…
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…
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…
68 terms
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
conch shell
Fire
Beastie
author ... fought in Royal Navy
Symbolizes law and order of the adult world - democracy.... Repr…
The smoke of the signal fire symbolizes the best hope of the…
The beast is seen as a real object on the island which fright…
William Golding
author ... fought in Royal Navy
conch shell
Symbolizes law and order of the adult world - democracy.... Repr…
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…
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)
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…
Lord of the Flies
blunder
covert
decorous
devour
act or speak clumsily
secret
proper behavior
eat greedily
blunder
act or speak clumsily
covert
secret
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
30 terms
Lord of the Flies
upheaval
prominent
strident
incredulous
a violent disturbance
having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
unpleasantly loud and harsh
not disposed or willing to believe; unbelievingly
upheaval
a violent disturbance
prominent
having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
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
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…
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…
Lord of the Flies
blunder
covert
decorous
devour
act or speak clumsily
secret
proper behavior
eat greedily
blunder
act or speak clumsily
covert
secret
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
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…
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)
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
Lord of the Flies
"Why Do We Need Morality?" Consider ho…
man in a state of nature
savage nature of man
the effect of circumstances on power p…
Thomas Hobbes' theory: "Human beings always act out of percei…
selfish, violent, and power hungry
when people are put into situations of survival, their natura…
They become competitive and often feel they are the best suit…
"Why Do We Need Morality?" Consider ho…
Thomas Hobbes' theory: "Human beings always act out of percei…
man in a state of nature
selfish, violent, and power hungry
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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)
Lord of the Flies
"Why Do We Need Morality?" Consider ho…
man in a state of nature
savage nature of man
the effect of circumstances on power p…
Thomas Hobbes' theory: "Human beings always act out of percei…
selfish, violent, and power hungry
when people are put into situations of survival, their natura…
They become competitive and often feel they are the best suit…
"Why Do We Need Morality?" Consider ho…
Thomas Hobbes' theory: "Human beings always act out of percei…
man in a state of nature
selfish, violent, and power hungry
26 terms
Lord of the Flies
tirade
tumult
hiatus
bastion
A long, angry speech (noun)
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder (noun)
A break or interruption, often from work (noun)
Stronghold; fortress; fortified place (noun)
tirade
A long, angry speech (noun)
tumult
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder (noun)
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
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)
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
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