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45 terms
Of Mice and Men
juncture
debris
mottled
recumbent
the shape or manner in which things come together
the remains of something that has been destroyed
having spots or patches of color
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
juncture
the shape or manner in which things come together
debris
the remains of something that has been destroyed
24 terms
Of Mice and Men
Aloof
hesitated
imperiously
elaborate
Distant physically or emotionally; reserved; indifferent
waited or stopped because of uncertainty
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
to express at greater length or in greater detail
Aloof
Distant physically or emotionally; reserved; indifferent
hesitated
waited or stopped because of uncertainty
8 terms
Of Mice and Men
Mental Retardation
Cognitive Disability
Physical Disability
Dialog
Now known as Intellectual disability due to impaired intellec…
Having greater difficulty with one or more types of mental ta…
A limitation on a person's functions, mobility, dexterity or…
Written or spoken conversation
Mental Retardation
Now known as Intellectual disability due to impaired intellec…
Cognitive Disability
Having greater difficulty with one or more types of mental ta…
29 terms
Of Mice and Men
brusquely
lumbered
morosely
mottled
gruffly
moved heavily
glumly, gloomily
spotted
brusquely
gruffly
lumbered
moved heavily
34 terms
Of Mice and Men
anguished
bindle
brusquely
bucking
(v) experiencing intense pain especially mental pain
(n) A bundle, usually of bedding and other possessions, carri…
(adv) in a blunt, direct manner
(v) to throw large bags of grain on a truck
anguished
(v) experiencing intense pain especially mental pain
bindle
(n) A bundle, usually of bedding and other possessions, carri…
14 terms
Of Mice and Men
Pugnacious
Complacent
Apprehensive
Ominous
ADJ: eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
ADJ: pleased, especially with oneself or one's merits, advant…
ADJ: uneasy or fearful about something that might happen:
ADJ: mysterious; threatening; spooky
Pugnacious
ADJ: eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
Complacent
ADJ: pleased, especially with oneself or one's merits, advant…
25 terms
Of Mice and Men
aloof
bemuse
bleat
brusque
(adj.) distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote…
(v.) to cause to be bewildered; confuse
(n.) the characteristic cry of a goat or sheep; a whining, fe…
(adj.) abrupt and curt in manner or speech; discourteously bl…
aloof
(adj.) distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote…
bemuse
(v.) to cause to be bewildered; confuse
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
What is the meaning of setting?
What is the meaning of plot?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
Setting is when and where a story takes place.
Plot is all of the events that make up a story
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
20 terms
Of Mice and Men
derision
receptive
reprehensible
reverence
ridicule or mockery
to receive
deserving of punishment
deep feeling of awe and respect
derision
ridicule or mockery
receptive
to receive
50 terms
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
What is the meaning of setting?
What is the meaning of plot?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
Setting is when and where a story takes place.
Plot is all of the events that make up a story
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
40 terms
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
Describe George
Describe Lennie
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
small, intelligent, short-tempered but a loving and devoted f…
One of the least dynamic characters of the story. He undergoe…
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
41 terms
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
Describe George
Describe Lennie
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
small, intelligent, short-tempered but a loving and devoted f…
One of the least dynamic characters of the story. He undergoe…
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
40 terms
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
Describe George
Describe Lennie
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
small, intelligent, short-tempered but a loving and devoted f…
One of the least dynamic characters of the story. He undergoe…
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
15 terms
Of Mice and Men Chapter 1
recumbent
Skittering
Flats
Jungle-up
Describes something that rests or leans against something else
To move or run off quickly with small, scampering steps
A large stretch of level ground
To camp out
recumbent
Describes something that rests or leans against something else
Skittering
To move or run off quickly with small, scampering steps
24 terms
Of Mice and Men
Title
Author
Genres
Setting
Of Mice and Men
John Steinbeck
Parable; Great Depression
A ranch
Title
Of Mice and Men
Author
John Steinbeck
15 terms
Of mice and men
Lennie
George
Candy
Lennie
Spoke with giant rabbit
shot Lennie
the swamper, Missing a hand
Last name is Small
Lennie
Spoke with giant rabbit
George
shot Lennie
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Vocabulary
tumble
strain
hover
earnestly
fall down, as if collapsing
to draw tight
(v.) to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth…
Seriously; solemnly; intently
tumble
fall down, as if collapsing
strain
to draw tight
12 terms
Of Mice and Men
derision
discouraged
nuisance
irrigation
the feeling that people express when they criticize and laugh…
to deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten; dispi…
a person, thing, or situation that is annoying or that causes…
the watering of land by artificial means to foster plant growth
derision
the feeling that people express when they criticize and laugh…
discouraged
to deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten; dispi…
13 terms
Of Mice and Men
irrigation
contorted
scowel
juncture
Irrigation is the method in which water is supplied to plants…
twist or bend out of its normal shape.
an angry or bad-tempered expression
a particular point in events or time.
irrigation
Irrigation is the method in which water is supplied to plants…
contorted
twist or bend out of its normal shape.
11 terms
Of Mice and Men
juncture
recumbent
restless
scowl
the shape or manner in which things come together and a conne…
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
ceaselessly in motion
frown with displeasure
juncture
the shape or manner in which things come together and a conne…
recumbent
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
44 terms
Of Mice and men
Morosely
Pantomime
Contemplated
Reluctantly
sadly
Acting without words
Thought about
unwilling to do something
Morosely
sadly
Pantomime
Acting without words
71 terms
Of Mice and Men
aloof
accumulate
abruptly
anguish
apart, indifferent
get or gather together
quickly and without warning
extreme distress of body or mind
aloof
apart, indifferent
accumulate
get or gather together
25 terms
Of Mice and Men
aloof
appreciate
apprehend
belligerent
apart; indifferent
to increase in value
to seize, arrest, take into custody; to understand or become…
waging war; quarrelsome; combative
aloof
apart; indifferent
appreciate
to increase in value
25 terms
Of Mice and Men
George
Lennie
Slim
Curley
protagonist, ranch hand that has taken Lennie under his wing
protagonist, slow minded and forgetful likes to touch soft th…
prince of the ranch, understands George and Lennie's plight
boss's son, hot headed and used to be a wrestler, gets in a f…
George
protagonist, ranch hand that has taken Lennie under his wing
Lennie
protagonist, slow minded and forgetful likes to touch soft th…
15 terms
Of Mice and Men
mottled
imperiously
juncture
morosely
(adj) having spots or patches of color
(adv) Arrogantly domineering or overbearing
(n) point of time, especially where two things are joined
(adv) in a sad, gloomy manner
mottled
(adj) having spots or patches of color
imperiously
(adv) Arrogantly domineering or overbearing
9 terms
Of Mice and Men
Guys like us, that work on ranches, ar…
A guy sets alone out here at night, ma…
I seen hundreds of men come by on the…
'Whatever we ain't got, that's what yo…
George
Crooks
Crooks
George
Guys like us, that work on ranches, ar…
George
A guy sets alone out here at night, ma…
Crooks
8 terms
Of Mice and Men
George Milton
Lennie Small
Curley the ranch owner's son
Crooks the stable hand
A migrant worker who travels with his friend Lennie during th…
A slow-witted exceptionally strong man who is very big. He lo…
He is a short man and wear boots with heels to distinguish hi…
The only black character in the novel. He was injured and has…
George Milton
A migrant worker who travels with his friend Lennie during th…
Lennie Small
A slow-witted exceptionally strong man who is very big. He lo…
78 terms
Of Mice and Men
mental hospital
handicapped
Lennie is mentally retarded.
rural
Psychiatrische Klinik
behindert
Lennie ist geistig zurückgeblieben.
ländlich
mental hospital
Psychiatrische Klinik
handicapped
behindert
20 terms
Of Mice and Men
Pugnacious
Skeptically
stocky
Bemused
(adj.) quarrelsome, fond of fighting
(adv) not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations
(of a person) broad and sturdily built.
(adj) confused; bewildered
Pugnacious
(adj.) quarrelsome, fond of fighting
Skeptically
(adv) not easily convinced; having doubts or reservations
45 terms
Of Mice and Men
juncture
debris
mottled
recumbent
the shape or manner in which things come together
the remains of something that has been destroyed
having spots or patches of color
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
juncture
the shape or manner in which things come together
debris
the remains of something that has been destroyed
Of Mice and Men
juncture
recumbent
morosely
brusquely
(n.) a joining together; the point at which two things are jo…
(adj) in a reclining position, lying down, in the posture of…
Gloomily
Abruptly
juncture
(n.) a joining together; the point at which two things are jo…
recumbent
(adj) in a reclining position, lying down, in the posture of…
45 terms
Of Mice and Men
juncture
debris
mottled
recumbent
the shape or manner in which things come together
the remains of something that has been destroyed
having spots or patches of color
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
juncture
the shape or manner in which things come together
debris
the remains of something that has been destroyed
70 terms
Of Mice and Men
morosely
pantomime
contemplated
reluctantly
glumly, gloomily
acting that consists mostly of gestures; not words
considered thoughtfully
unwillingly; hesitantly
morosely
glumly, gloomily
pantomime
acting that consists mostly of gestures; not words
22 terms
Mice and Men
Bindle
Brusquely
Contemplated
Juncture
n. a small bundle of items rolled up inside a blanket and car…
adv. Quickly; bluntly; abruptly; almost rudely... The impatient…
v. to think about it.... I ___ quitting, but then reconsidered…
n. Where two things come together... We saw each others in the…
Bindle
n. a small bundle of items rolled up inside a blanket and car…
Brusquely
adv. Quickly; bluntly; abruptly; almost rudely... The impatient…
50 terms
Of Mice and Men
anguish (11)
brusque (8)
contemplate (8)
debris (1)
agonizing physical or mental pain: torment
abrupt and curt in manner or speech; discourteously blunt
to consider carefully and at length; meditate on or ponder
the scattered remains of something broken or destroyed; rubbl…
anguish (11)
agonizing physical or mental pain: torment
brusque (8)
abrupt and curt in manner or speech; discourteously blunt
18 terms
Of Mice and Men
bindle
imperiously
juncture
lumbered
a bundle of belongings
domineeringly, like a dictator
an intersection or a crossroad
moved clumsily or heavily
bindle
a bundle of belongings
imperiously
domineeringly, like a dictator
27 terms
Of Mice and Men
Juncture
Recumbent
Morose
Brusque
the line or point at which two bodies are joined - point wher…
lying down; reclining; resting
sullen; melancholy; gloomy
abrupt; discourteously blunt
Juncture
the line or point at which two bodies are joined - point wher…
Recumbent
lying down; reclining; resting
10 terms
Of Mice And Men
Segregation
Pantomime
Contemplated
Pugnacious
the enforced separation of different racial groups in a count…
An over exaggeration.
The act of studying or observing thoughtfully to come up with…
Describing as being more inclined to fight.
Segregation
the enforced separation of different racial groups in a count…
Pantomime
An over exaggeration.
19 terms
of mice and men
recumbent
morosely
timidly
scowled
leaning
grumpily
shyly
frowned
recumbent
leaning
morosely
grumpily
Of Mice and Men
Mental Retardation
Cognitive Disability
Physical Disability
Despair
Now known as Intellectual disability due to impaired intellec…
Having greater difficulty with one or more types of mental ta…
A limitation on a person's functions, mobility, dexterity or…
noun... The complete loss or absence of hope.
Mental Retardation
Now known as Intellectual disability due to impaired intellec…
Cognitive Disability
Having greater difficulty with one or more types of mental ta…
14 terms
Of Mice and Men
Pugnacious
Complacent
Apprehensive
Ominous
ADJ: eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
ADJ: pleased, especially with oneself or one's merits, advant…
ADJ: uneasy or fearful about something that might happen:
ADJ: mysterious; threatening; spooky
Pugnacious
ADJ: eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
Complacent
ADJ: pleased, especially with oneself or one's merits, advant…
29 terms
Of Mice and Men
brusquely
lumbered
morosely
mottled
gruffly
moved heavily
glumly, gloomily
spotted
brusquely
gruffly
lumbered
moved heavily
20 terms
Of Mice and Men
bindle
drone
pantomime
imperiously
a bundle or sack of belongings
to hum, buzz, or murmur; to make a monotonous sound
to express an idea through movement and gestures
in a commanding manner or way
bindle
a bundle or sack of belongings
drone
to hum, buzz, or murmur; to make a monotonous sound
Of Mice and Men
Pantomime... (n.)/(v.)
Reluctantly... (adj)
Dejectedly... (adverb)
Gestured... (noun)
(n.) a play or story performed without words by actors using…
unwilling / hesitant... Reluctantly, I took his hand.
(Adverb) Depressed in spirits; disheartened; low-spirited... De…
made movements with the hand or any part of the body to expre…
Pantomime... (n.)/(v.)
(n.) a play or story performed without words by actors using…
Reluctantly... (adj)
unwilling / hesitant... Reluctantly, I took his hand.
88 terms
Of Mice and Men
According to the old man, why was the…
What does George find in the ox by his…
Describe the stable buck. What physica…
describe the fight between the stable…
They were't there on time
He finds a can that gets rid of ticks and he assumed that the…
The stable buck is a young black man that has a crooked back…
They were all drinking whiskey on Christmas. They had fight b…
According to the old man, why was the…
They were't there on time
What does George find in the ox by his…
He finds a can that gets rid of ticks and he assumed that the…
15 terms
Of Mice and Men
tone
mood
tranquil
theme
the author's attitude to what he/she writes
the feeling the reader gets from a piece of writing
peaceful and calm
the main idea of a novel, play, movie, or poem
tone
the author's attitude to what he/she writes
mood
the feeling the reader gets from a piece of writing
Of Mice and Men
morose
coyote
complacent
derogatory
critical and demeaning
morose
coyote
35 terms
Of Mice and Men
anguished
brusquely
contemplated
morosely
a feeling of great physical or mental pain
quickly; bluntly; abruptly; almost rudely
to consider; to meditate
in a sad, gloomy manner
anguished
a feeling of great physical or mental pain
brusquely
quickly; bluntly; abruptly; almost rudely
Of Mice and Men
True/False:The place on the river wher…
True/False:George and Lennie are relat…
True/False:Lennie can only work with G…
True/False:Lennie's last name fits his…
False
False
False
False
True/False:The place on the river wher…
False
True/False:George and Lennie are relat…
False
8 terms
OF MICE AND MEN
Great Depression
lonely, loneliness
migrant worker
deliberate/deliberately
(1929-1944) A world-wide economic crisis.... 1. Americans are ho…
to feel alone, without family or friends
A person who moves from one region to another in search of wo…
to think about something very carefully before making a decis…
Great Depression
(1929-1944) A world-wide economic crisis.... 1. Americans are ho…
lonely, loneliness
to feel alone, without family or friends
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