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lotf vocab (lord of the flies)
reverance
ludicrous
embroiled
leviathan
great respect for
ridiculous, absured
involved in
sea monster
reverance
great respect for
ludicrous
ridiculous, absured
39 terms
Lord of the Flies (LOTF)- Vocab
acrid
apex
assent
chastise
bitter, sharp smell, taste
the highest point
agree
scold, punish
acrid
bitter, sharp smell, taste
apex
the highest point
23 terms
LOTF (Lord of the Flies)
How did the boys get on the island?
What pleased Ralph most about the cond…
How was the contrast between Jack'sand…
What did the young children fear? Why…
Their plane crashed
Ralph liked the fact that their were no adults to supervise him
Jack wanted to be leader because of the power over everyone w…
The young children feared the "beast". Ralph was frustrated b…
How did the boys get on the island?
Their plane crashed
What pleased Ralph most about the cond…
Ralph liked the fact that their were no adults to supervise him
16 terms
Symbolism LOTF (Lord of the Flies)
Conch
Glasses
Fire
Lord of the Flies
authority, order
ability to see clearly; intelligence; science
civilization, the hearth, hope
the Devil, decay, destruction
Conch
authority, order
Glasses
ability to see clearly; intelligence; science
21 terms
Lord Of The Flies (LOTF) Unit Test
Ralph
Piggy
Jack
Simon
Protagonist, 12 years old (oldest on the island). Elected Lea…
Loyal to Ralph, side-kick like role. Supports organization an…
Antagonist, 12 years old. Leader of the hunters and eventuall…
Allegorical figure representing peace and truth. Physically f…
Ralph
Protagonist, 12 years old (oldest on the island). Elected Lea…
Piggy
Loyal to Ralph, side-kick like role. Supports organization an…
7 terms
Lord of the Flies (LOTF) Chapter 1 Study Guide
How did the boys happen to come to the…
What did the boys have as a symbol of…
Why does Jack hesitate when he lifts h…
Who are the hunters and what is their…
The transport plane, which they were on, was shot down over t…
The large pink and cream-colored conch shell shows who has th…
His hesitation shows that he is weak (emotionally) and that h…
The hunters are the choir boys. Their job is to find food (ma…
How did the boys happen to come to the…
The transport plane, which they were on, was shot down over t…
What did the boys have as a symbol of…
The large pink and cream-colored conch shell shows who has th…
Lord of the Flies (LOTF) Chapter 1 Study Guide
How did the boys happen to come to the…
What did the boys have as a symbol of…
Why does Jack hesitate when he lifts h…
Who are the hunters and what is their…
The transport plane, which they were on, was shot down over t…
The large pink and cream-colored conch shell shows who has th…
His hesitation shows that he is weak (emotionally) and that h…
The hunters are the choir boys. Their job is to find food (ma…
How did the boys happen to come to the…
The transport plane, which they were on, was shot down over t…
What did the boys have as a symbol of…
The large pink and cream-colored conch shell shows who has th…
120 terms
Lord of the Flies (LOTF) Vocab Chapter 1-12
crimson
decorous
devour
ebullient
deep to vivid purplish red to vivid red
keeping with good taste; polite and restrained
to swallow or eat up hungrily
overflowing with fervor, enthusiasm, excitement
crimson
deep to vivid purplish red to vivid red
decorous
keeping with good taste; polite and restrained
41 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocab 1, LOTF 2, Vocabulary LOTF: 3, Vocabulary LOTF: 4
hinder
perpendicular
scornful
ebullience
to cause delay, interruption or difficulty in
vertical, straight up and down
full of contempt or disdain
high spirits; exhilaration, exuberance
hinder
to cause delay, interruption or difficulty in
perpendicular
vertical, straight up and down
Lotf (lord of the flies) ch.1-3 vocab. and events
proffer
decorous
solemnly
festoon
noun. present for acceptance or rejection.
adj. characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste.
adv. something that is done in a serious manner or in a way t…
verb. adorn (a place) with ribbons, garlands, or other decora…
proffer
noun. present for acceptance or rejection.
decorous
adj. characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste.
7 terms
LOTF Part I Vocabulary (Ch. 5-6)
ludicrous (78)
ineffectual (79)
jeer (84)
inarticulate (89)
foolish; unreasonable
not effective
taunt; mock
unable to express oneself
ludicrous (78)
foolish; unreasonable
ineffectual (79)
not effective
10 terms
LOTF Part II Vocab. Ch. 7-10
crestfallen (117)
impervious (121)
enterprise (122)
glowered (127)
discouraged
incapable of being injured
plan for undertaking a project
to stare with dislike or anger
crestfallen (117)
discouraged
impervious (121)
incapable of being injured
10 terms
LOTF Part I Vocabulary (Ch. 1-2)
efflorescence (12)
enmity (14)
decorous (15)
chorister (22)
a period of flowering/blooming
deep seated hatred; enemies
dignified in conduct, manners
choir boy
efflorescence (12)
a period of flowering/blooming
enmity (14)
deep seated hatred; enemies
9 terms
LOTF Part I Vocabulary (Ch. 3-4)
oppressive (49)
inscrutable (49)
vicissitudes (49)
declivities (54)
causing discomfort
not easily understood
change/mutation
a downward slope
oppressive (49)
causing discomfort
inscrutable (49)
not easily understood
10 terms
LOTF Part II Vocab. Ch. 11-12
luminous (169)
myopia (169)
sniveling (170)
quavered (174)
reflecting light; shining
narrow minded; near-sighted
to weep or cry
to quiver or tremble when speaking
luminous (169)
reflecting light; shining
myopia (169)
narrow minded; near-sighted
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…
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…
LOTF Chapter 5
jeeringly
ludicrous
effigy
lamentation
(adv) mockingly
(adj) ridiculous or absurd
(noun) representation
(noun) weeping or crying
jeeringly
(adv) mockingly
ludicrous
(adj) ridiculous or absurd
LOTF Chapter 3 Vocab
Oppressive
Inscrutable
Vicissitudes
Declivities
adjective... burdensome, unjustly harsh, or tyrannical:... an oppr…
adjective... incapable of being investigated, analyzed, or scru…
noun... a change or variation occurring in the course of someth…
noun... a downward slope, as of ground
Oppressive
adjective... burdensome, unjustly harsh, or tyrannical:... an oppr…
Inscrutable
adjective... incapable of being investigated, analyzed, or scru…
LOTF Chapter 5
lamentably
apex
ludicrous
ineffectual
mournfully; regrettably
uppermost point
amusing or laughable; absurd
useless; ineffective
lamentably
mournfully; regrettably
apex
uppermost point
LOTF Chapter 3
avidly
inscrutable
seductive
vicissitudes
(adv) eagerly
(adj) not easily understood
(adj) tempting
(noun) difficulties or hardships
avidly
(adv) eagerly
inscrutable
(adj) not easily understood
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
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…
LOTF Chapter 4
impending
blatant
generic
belligerence
(adj) as though hanging in suspension
(adj) noisy; clamorous
(adj) without discrimination; in general
(noun) an aggressive or stubborn attitude
impending
(adj) as though hanging in suspension
blatant
(adj) noisy; clamorous
LOTF Chapter 2
gesticular
induce
clambering
grotesque
(verb) to gesture with one's hands
(verb) to persuade
(verb) climbing or scrambling
(adj) comically or repulsively ugly
gesticular
(verb) to gesture with one's hands
induce
(verb) to persuade
LOTF Chapter 4
whelming
blatant
impalpable
taboo
covering or engulfing completely
obvious in an offensive manner
incapable of being felt by touch
banned by morality or taste
whelming
covering or engulfing completely
blatant
obvious in an offensive manner
LOTF Chapters 7-8 McKeel
Covert (n)
Ruefully (adv)
Crestfallen (adj)
Daunting (adj)
A concealed or sheltered area
With sorrow or pity
Dejected or discouraged
Fearful and/or intimidating
Covert (n)
A concealed or sheltered area
Ruefully (adv)
With sorrow or pity
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…
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…
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…
24 terms
LOTF
Conch
Glasses
Fire
Lord of the flies
Authority,order
The ability to perceive (see/understand) what is best
A persons inhumanity,human kinds ultimate destrtruction.
The devil,decay,destruction
Conch
Authority,order
Glasses
The ability to perceive (see/understand) what is best
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…
WS 8 LOTF
sinewy
jeer
malevolently
ludicrous
lean and muscular; stringy and tough
to abuse vocally; taunt or mock
having ill will or wishing harm to others; malicious
laughably and obviously foolish; absurd
sinewy
lean and muscular; stringy and tough
jeer
to abuse vocally; taunt or mock
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…
LOTF Chapter 5 "Beast from Water"
Ineffectual (adj)
Derisive (adj)
Effigy (n)
Decorum (adj)
Lacking the ability to perform effectively
mocking; scoffing
painted/sculptured representation of a person
appropriate behavior/conduct
Ineffectual (adj)
Lacking the ability to perform effectively
Derisive (adj)
mocking; scoffing
LOTF Vocab Cycle 2 Chp 5-8
Ludicrous- adjective
Ineffectual- adjective
Jeer- noun
Inarticulate - adjective
So foolish or out of place that it becomes amusing.... Synonym:…
Not producing any or the desired effect.... Synonym- unproducti…
A rude and mocking remark.... Synonym- sneer; insult.
Unable to speak clearly.... Synonym: muffled.
Ludicrous- adjective
So foolish or out of place that it becomes amusing.... Synonym:…
Ineffectual- adjective
Not producing any or the desired effect.... Synonym- unproducti…
LOTF Chapters 9-10 McKeel
Interspersed (v)
Tremulously (adv)
Demented (adj)
Phosphorescence (n)
To spread out or shuffle
In a fearful or timid manner; in a physically shaking way
Crazy, insane, mad
A luminous, brightly lit, glowing appearance
Interspersed (v)
To spread out or shuffle
Tremulously (adv)
In a fearful or timid manner; in a physically shaking way
LOTF Chapters 3-4 McKeel
Festooned (adj)
Vicissitudes (n)
Compulsion (n)
Declivity (n)
Decorative in a hanging way, like crepe paper
Irregular, unexpected, or surprising change
Irresistible impulse or desire to do something
A steep downward slope
Festooned (adj)
Decorative in a hanging way, like crepe paper
Vicissitudes (n)
Irregular, unexpected, or surprising change
LOTF Chapters 5-6 McKeel
Derisive (adj)
Effigy (n)
Decorum (n)
Tempestuously (adv)
Mocking, meant to divide
A representation of someone or something
Dignified behavior, speech or dress
(tempest=bad storm) turbulent, causing uproar
Derisive (adj)
Mocking, meant to divide
Effigy (n)
A representation of someone or something
LOTF Chap. 7
converts
crestfallen
glowered
daunting
underbrush providing cover for game
feeling shame or humiliation
looked with annoyance or anger
discouraging; dismaying
converts
underbrush providing cover for game
crestfallen
feeling shame or humiliation
LOTF Vocab Cycle 3 Chp 9-12
Corpulent- adjective
Sauntered-verb
Compelled- verb
Luminous-adjective
Bulky and meaty in appearance.... Synonym: plump.
Walk in a slow, relaxed manner, without hurry.... Synonym: mean…
Forced someone to do something. ... Synonym: urged
Full of light.... Synonym: bright
Corpulent- adjective
Bulky and meaty in appearance.... Synonym: plump.
Sauntered-verb
Walk in a slow, relaxed manner, without hurry.... Synonym: mean…
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