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45 terms
Martian Chronicles
solicitous
telepathy
temperate
impertinently
(adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about some…
(noun) Communication from one mind to another without speech,…
(adj.) mild, moderate
(adv) rudely, impolitely, insultingly
solicitous
(adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about some…
telepathy
(noun) Communication from one mind to another without speech,…
45 terms
Martian Chronicles
solicitous
telepathy
temperate
impertinently
(adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about some…
(noun) Communication from one mind to another without speech,…
(adj.) mild, moderate
(adv) rudely, impolitely, insultingly
solicitous
(adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about some…
telepathy
(noun) Communication from one mind to another without speech,…
63 terms
The Martian Chronicles
Ylla
Yll
Nathaniel York
Bert
The third-person narrator calls her Mrs. K; her husband calls…
(Mr. K) The husband of Ylla, Yll is suspicious of her dreams.…
Captain of the first expedition from Earth to Mars. Ylla drea…
The second astronaut on the first expedition. He is killed al…
Ylla
The third-person narrator calls her Mrs. K; her husband calls…
Yll
(Mr. K) The husband of Ylla, Yll is suspicious of her dreams.…
30 terms
The Martian Chronicles
bigot
cynic
bureaucrat
colony
intolerant, prejudged person
person inclined to doubt
official running a government office
a region that is politically and economically controlled by a…
bigot
intolerant, prejudged person
cynic
person inclined to doubt
63 terms
The Martian Chronicles
Ylla
Yll
Nathaniel York
Bert
The third-person narrator calls her Mrs. K; her husband calls…
(Mr. K) The husband of Ylla, Yll is suspicious of her dreams.…
Captain of the first expedition from Earth to Mars. Ylla drea…
The second astronaut on the first expedition. He is killed al…
Ylla
The third-person narrator calls her Mrs. K; her husband calls…
Yll
(Mr. K) The husband of Ylla, Yll is suspicious of her dreams.…
63 terms
The Martian Chronicles
describe Ray Bradbury literarily
what was going on in 1940s
what was bradburys most famous novel
describe bradbury
-MC was his 2nd major publication... -1st was his short story co…
pre spcae race-didst know much about mars... there was racism to…
Fahrenheit 451- 1953... -temp at which paper burns... -set in socie…
born in 1920-illinois, chicago suburbs... -died 2012... -family mov…
describe Ray Bradbury literarily
-MC was his 2nd major publication... -1st was his short story co…
what was going on in 1940s
pre spcae race-didst know much about mars... there was racism to…
20 terms
The Martian Chronicles Vocabulary
oblivious
neurotic
pallid
insolent
forgetful; unmindful; unaware
of or having a neurosis; mental instability
faint in color; pale
disrepectful of authority
oblivious
forgetful; unmindful; unaware
neurotic
of or having a neurosis; mental instability
25 terms
Martian Chronicles
solicitous
fawning
impertinently
luridly
showing care or concern
trying to get something by flattery or groveling
rudely, impolitely, insultingly
sensationally ghastly; passionately
solicitous
showing care or concern
fawning
trying to get something by flattery or groveling
16 terms
Martian Chronicles
Mars, martian, earth, humans, other hu…
Nathaniel York, Jonathan Williams, Joh…
The native beings of Mars
Explores and colonized Mars
List 5 main characters in the novel
List 5 minor characters in the novel
Martians
Humans
Mars, martian, earth, humans, other hu…
List 5 main characters in the novel
Nathaniel York, Jonathan Williams, Joh…
List 5 minor characters in the novel
9 terms
Martian chronicles
conscious By:Ben Klahn
propriature
valice
anethstetic
aware , i am very conscious about drowning.adv
owner of a buisness ,I am the propriator of apple inc. noun
a small piece of lugage,I took a valice to europe last year n…
a drug causing numbness,The doctor put me on anethstecs befor…
conscious By:Ben Klahn
aware , i am very conscious about drowning.adv
propriature
owner of a buisness ,I am the propriator of apple inc. noun
10 terms
Martian Chronicles
icicles
glittered
pillars
bubbled
a hanging spike of ice formed by the frezing of dripping water
brilliant or showy, often superficial attractiveness
an upright structure of stone, brick, metal, column
a thin, usually spherical film of liquid filled with air or gas
icicles
a hanging spike of ice formed by the frezing of dripping water
glittered
brilliant or showy, often superficial attractiveness
25 terms
Martian Chronicles
solicitous
fawning
impertinently
luridly
(adjective) showing care or concern
(adjective) trying to get something by flattery or groveling(…
(adverb) rudely, impolitely, insultingly
(adverb) sensationally ghastly, passionately, graphic, shocking
solicitous
(adjective) showing care or concern
fawning
(adjective) trying to get something by flattery or groveling(…
9 terms
martian chronicles
conscious
extinguished
atomized
depopulated
having feeling; aware -adj
put out; smothered-v
destroyed by nuclear weapons-v
reduced number of people-v
conscious
having feeling; aware -adj
extinguished
put out; smothered-v
10 terms
Martian Chronicles
antiseptic
arsenal
barroom
berserk
thoroughly clean and free of or destructive disease causing o…
all the weapons and equipment that a country has
a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served ove…
one of the ancient Norse warriors legendary for working thems…
antiseptic
thoroughly clean and free of or destructive disease causing o…
arsenal
all the weapons and equipment that a country has
13 terms
Martian Chronicles
Confiscated
Rime
Coruscating
Viands
Taken as a penalty
A white frost especially from freezing vapor in a fog
Giving off flashes of light
Articles of food
Confiscated
Taken as a penalty
Rime
A white frost especially from freezing vapor in a fog
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Martian chronicles
Imperceptible
Telepathy
Sallow
Wailing
Adjective: impossible to percive
Verb: communication between minds
Adjective: sickly pale color
Verb: loud cry of pain
Imperceptible
Adjective: impossible to percive
Telepathy
Verb: communication between minds
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Martian chronicles
Confiscated
Rime
Coruscating
Viands
Siesed as a penelty
A white frost especially from freezing vapor in fog
Giving off flashes of light
Articles of food
Confiscated
Siesed as a penelty
Rime
A white frost especially from freezing vapor in fog
50 terms
Martian Chronicles
pillar
launching
fierce
russet
sammas
käikulaskmine
äge, raevukas
punakaspruun
pillar
sammas
launching
käikulaskmine
Martian Chronicles
Jan. 1999 Rocket Summer
Feb. 1999 Ylla
Aug. 1999 The Summer Night
Aug. 1999 The Earth Men
First expedition leaves earth
1st Expedition: Captain Nathaniel York; Ylla dreams of earthm…
Martians think they are going crazy bc singing and playing ne…
2nd Expedition: Captain Jonathon Williams & crew of 3, Mr. Ii…
Jan. 1999 Rocket Summer
First expedition leaves earth
Feb. 1999 Ylla
1st Expedition: Captain Nathaniel York; Ylla dreams of earthm…
24 terms
martian chronicles
desolate
impassive
antiseptic
hypnosis
providing no shelter or sustenance
having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
thoroughly clean and free of disease-causing organisms
the induction of a state of consciousness in which a person a…
desolate
providing no shelter or sustenance
impassive
having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
20 terms
Martian Chronicles
Solicitous
Peevishly
Luminous
Impertinently
Showing interest or concern
Easily irritated; Upset by unimportant things
Bright, shining
Not pertinent or relevant
Solicitous
Showing interest or concern
Peevishly
Easily irritated; Upset by unimportant things
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Martian Chronicles
Solicitous
Peevishly
Luminous
Impertinently
Fear toward other people
Irritated by unimportant things
Glowing light/bright
Irrelivent /rude to other people
Solicitous
Fear toward other people
Peevishly
Irritated by unimportant things
11 terms
Martian Chronicles
antiseptic
arsenal
barroom
berserk
thoroughly clean and free of or destructive to disease-causin…
all the weapons and equipment that a country has
a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served ove…
one of the ancient Norse warriors legendary for working thems…
antiseptic
thoroughly clean and free of or destructive to disease-causin…
arsenal
all the weapons and equipment that a country has
21 terms
Martian Chronicles
Solicitous
Lurid
Fawning
Facsimile
Being anxious or concerned
Dramatic
Exaggerated flattery or affection
An exact copy
Solicitous
Being anxious or concerned
Lurid
Dramatic
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Martian Chronicles
Solicitous
Peevishly
Luminous
Impertinently
Being concerned over others or considerate.
Irritated easily by unimportant things.
Emitting or reflecting, or glowing.
Not pertinent:irrevelent,rudely
Solicitous
Being concerned over others or considerate.
Peevishly
Irritated easily by unimportant things.
20 terms
Martian Chronicles
solicitous
lurid
fawning
insolent
concern
dramatic details
flattery
rude; disrespectful
solicitous
concern
lurid
dramatic details
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Martian Chronicles
aestheticism
cynical
decorum
delude
refined sensitivity toward the beauty of art or nature
distrustful, especially of human nature
socially acceptable dignity or correctness of speech or behav…
to deceive or trick
aestheticism
refined sensitivity toward the beauty of art or nature
cynical
distrustful, especially of human nature
36 terms
Martian Chronicles
nathaniel york
captain wilder
captain black
captain wilder ... Hathaway ... spender... Bigg…
ylla (person)
the earth men (person)
the 3rd expedition(person)
and the moon be still as bright(person)
nathaniel york
ylla (person)
captain wilder
the earth men (person)
10 terms
Martian Chronicles
Vignettes
When was the Martian Chronicles publis…
When does the story take place
What genre is the book
Stories
1946
1999 to 2026
Science-fiction
Vignettes
Stories
When was the Martian Chronicles publis…
1946
25 terms
The Martian Chronicles
solicitous
fawning
impertinently
luridly
showing care or concern
trying to get something by flattery or groveling
rudely, impolitely, insultingly
sensationally ghastly; passionately
solicitous
showing care or concern
fawning
trying to get something by flattery or groveling
32 terms
The Martian Chronicles
Ylla
Yll
Nathaniel York
Bert
The third-person narrator calls her Mrs. K; her husband calls…
The husband of Ylla, ___ is suspicious of her dreams. He is p…
Captain of the first expedition from Earth to Mars. Ylla drea…
___ is second astronaut on the first expedition. He is killed…
Ylla
The third-person narrator calls her Mrs. K; her husband calls…
Yll
The husband of Ylla, ___ is suspicious of her dreams. He is p…
60 terms
THE MARTIAN CHRONICLES
icicles
glittered
pillars
bubbled
a hanging spike of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water
brilliant or showy, often superficial attractiveness
an upright structure of stone
a thin, usually spherical or hemispherical fil of liquid fill…
icicles
a hanging spike of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water
glittered
brilliant or showy, often superficial attractiveness
9 terms
The Martian Chronicles
conscious
extinguished
anesthetic
atomized
having feeling; aware
put out; smothered
drug causing numbness
destroyed by nuclear weapons
conscious
having feeling; aware
extinguished
put out; smothered
20 terms
The Martian Chronicles
Lumbering
eclosed
phosphorus
imperceptible
moving in a slow, heavy, awkward way
surround or close off on all sides
the chemical element of atomic number 15, a poisonous, combus…
so slight, gradual, or subtle as not to be perceived
Lumbering
moving in a slow, heavy, awkward way
eclosed
surround or close off on all sides
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The Martian Chronicles
Atomized
setting
retelling
anesthetic
destroyed by nuclear weapons
time or place a story takes place
Using your own words to explain what happend
drug causing numbness
Atomized
destroyed by nuclear weapons
setting
time or place a story takes place
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The Martian Chronicles
conscious
anesthetic
depopulated
extinguished
having feeling; aware
drug causing numbness
reduced the number of people
put out; smothered
conscious
having feeling; aware
anesthetic
drug causing numbness
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The Martian Chronicles
Conscious(adjective)
Anesthetic(noun)
Depopulated(verb)
Extinguished(verb)
having a feeling:awere
drug causing numbness
reduced the number of people
put out:smoothed
Conscious(adjective)
having a feeling:awere
Anesthetic(noun)
drug causing numbness
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The Martian Chronicles
imperceptible
crooning
russet
sallow
impossible to perceive
hum or sing in a soft, low voice
reddish brown in color
(of a person's face or complexion) of an unhealthy yellow or…
imperceptible
impossible to perceive
crooning
hum or sing in a soft, low voice
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The martian chronicles
Yll
Ylla
Captain York
Captain Williams
Husband of Ylla. Suspicious of ylla's dreams
Housewife on Mars. Dreams about capt york
Captain of first expedition
Leader of second expedition. Realizes that they are in an asy…
Yll
Husband of Ylla. Suspicious of ylla's dreams
Ylla
Housewife on Mars. Dreams about capt york
9 terms
The Martian Chronicles
setting
retelling
anethestic
conscious
time and place a story takes place
a basic skill that proves useful time and time again, you use…
drug causes numbness
having feeling;aware
setting
time and place a story takes place
retelling
a basic skill that proves useful time and time again, you use…
60 terms
The Martian Chronicles
icicle
glittered
pillars
bubbled
a hanging spike of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water
brilliant or showy, often superficial atractiveness
an upright structure of stone, brick, metal, column
a thin, usually spherical or hemispherical film of liquid fil…
icicle
a hanging spike of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water
glittered
brilliant or showy, often superficial atractiveness
The Martian Chronicles
Mizzled
Dilated
Loam
Hydroponic
Dialect, past tense.
Make or become wider, larger, or more open.
A fertile soil of clay and sand containing humus.
A subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants us…
Mizzled
Dialect, past tense.
Dilated
Make or become wider, larger, or more open.
24 terms
The Martian Chronicles
The Summer Night
temperate
tranquil
leisurely
...
Moderate or self-restrained.
Undisturbed, serene, peaceful.
Acting without haste, calm.
The Summer Night
...
temperate
Moderate or self-restrained.
10 terms
The Martian Chronicles
Describe the physical appearance of th…
Describe the man that Ylla had dreamt…
What are "Fire Birds"?
Why is Ylla's dream special?
Yellow coin eyes, and fair brownish skin.
6 ft. tall, blue eyes, black hair. Name is Nathaniel York. To…
Martian mode of transportation that emit tens of thousands of…
Her dream of the silver object landing in the Green Valley in…
Describe the physical appearance of th…
Yellow coin eyes, and fair brownish skin.
Describe the man that Ylla had dreamt…
6 ft. tall, blue eyes, black hair. Name is Nathaniel York. To…
75 terms
The Martian Chronicles
"The Earth Men": How does the little g…
"The Earth Men": Who sends the men to…
"The Earth Men": Who is excited about…
"The Earth Men": What had everybody as…
Puts on an emotionless mask to prevent "infection" then plays…
Mr. Iii
The Martians in the insane asylum
That they are crazy Martians
"The Earth Men": How does the little g…
Puts on an emotionless mask to prevent "infection" then plays…
"The Earth Men": Who sends the men to…
Mr. Iii
75 terms
The Martian Chronicles
"The Earth Men": How does the little g…
"The Earth Men": Who sends the men to…
"The Earth Men": Who is excited about…
"The Earth Men": What had everybody as…
Puts on an emotionless mask to prevent "infection" then plays…
Mr. Iii
The Martians in the insane asylum
That they are crazy Martians
"The Earth Men": How does the little g…
Puts on an emotionless mask to prevent "infection" then plays…
"The Earth Men": Who sends the men to…
Mr. Iii
10 terms
Martian Chronicles, List 2
leviathan
roccoco
porcelain
semaphore
A sea monster
ornate; highly decorated
A hard, fine grained white ceramic ware fired at high tempera…
A system of signaling using flags in which the positions of t…
leviathan
A sea monster
roccoco
ornate; highly decorated
15 terms
Martian Chronicles, List 3
marrow
concoction
cauldron
pylon
n. Soft organic material filling the cavities of bones
n. Mixture of ingredients
n. a very large pot that is used for boiling
n. The simple and massive gateway, with sloping walls, of an…
marrow
n. Soft organic material filling the cavities of bones
concoction
n. Mixture of ingredients
10 terms
Martian Chronicles, List 1
phial
taut
impassive
fawn
a small glass bottle
Pulled or drawn tight
Showing no emotion
to flatter or praise excessively
phial
a small glass bottle
taut
Pulled or drawn tight
24 terms
The Martian Chronicles Characters and Chapters
Bert
Nathaniel York
Ylla
Captain Williams - Second Expedition
Ylla
Ylla
Ylla
The Earth Men
Bert
Ylla
Nathaniel York
Ylla
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