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8 terms
Mystery
alibi
suspect
motive
red herring
Proof that a suspect didn't commit the crime.
A person who possibly committed the crime.
Reason why someone would want to commit a crime.
A clue that leads the detective in the wrong direction.
alibi
Proof that a suspect didn't commit the crime.
suspect
A person who possibly committed the crime.
15 terms
Mystery
armchair
carpet
coffee table
cupboard
fotel
dywan
stolik kawowy
szafka
armchair
fotel
carpet
dywan
20 terms
MYSTERY
Elements of a Mystery
Mystery: A problem to solve
Sleuth
Sidekick
• A crime ... • Variety of characters ... • Clues ... • Suspense and t…
• Who did it? ... • what is it?... • How did it happen?
private eye
helper, person/ animal
Elements of a Mystery
• A crime ... • Variety of characters ... • Clues ... • Suspense and t…
Mystery: A problem to solve
• Who did it? ... • what is it?... • How did it happen?
10 terms
Mystery
motive
statement
alibi
suspect
N. Something that causes a person to act a certain way
N. A report in writing setting forth facts
N. An excuse by an accused person saying he was elsewhere
N. A person believed to have committed the crime
motive
N. Something that causes a person to act a certain way
statement
N. A report in writing setting forth facts
14 terms
Mystery
Sleuth
Accomplice
Red herring
Albi
You are trying to figure out a mystery
A plan to distract
A wild goose chase
Your defendent
Sleuth
You are trying to figure out a mystery
Accomplice
A plan to distract
Mystery
Alibi
Clue
Culprit
Deduction
A story saying that your not guilty
Evidence or something that gives you a lead
The guilty one
Drawing a conclusions
Alibi
A story saying that your not guilty
Clue
Evidence or something that gives you a lead
14 terms
Mystery
Accomplice
Alibi
Antagonist
Acquit
A partner in crime; someone who helps commit a crime with so…
An excuse an accused person uses to prove they were not at th…
A person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
To set free from a criminal change
Accomplice
A partner in crime; someone who helps commit a crime with so…
Alibi
An excuse an accused person uses to prove they were not at th…
25 terms
Mystery
characters
plot
setting
conflict
suspects, detective, victim
problem to solve, missing info; the arrangement of incidents…
location, can be limited or expansive; the time, place, envir…
suspense
characters
suspects, detective, victim
plot
problem to solve, missing info; the arrangement of incidents…
13 terms
MYSTERY
Murder
Arson
Kidnapping
Mugging
Unlawfully and delibrately killing someone.
To set fire to a building illegally
Takeing somebody by force and demanding money or conditions t…
To take something by force from someone often in the street
Murder
Unlawfully and delibrately killing someone.
Arson
To set fire to a building illegally
14 terms
mystery
alibi
breakthrough
clue
crime
An excuse that an accused person uses to show that she or he…
A discovery that helps solve the crime
A fact or object that gives information that helps the detect…
an action that breaks the law
alibi
An excuse that an accused person uses to show that she or he…
breakthrough
A discovery that helps solve the crime
62 terms
Mystery
Alto
Ancho
Arqueólogo
Calcular
Height
Width
Archaeologist
To calculate
Alto
Height
Ancho
Width
10 terms
Mystery
Alibi
Breakthrough
Clue
Deduction
An excuse that an accused person uses to show that he or she…
A discovery that helps solve the crime
A fact or object that helps give info that helps the detectiv…
Drawing a conclusion or making a judgment about something bas…
Alibi
An excuse that an accused person uses to show that he or she…
Breakthrough
A discovery that helps solve the crime
23 terms
Mystery
Mystery
Inductive reasoning
Investigator
Claim
Fiction;plots are fast paced and revolve around a suspenseful…
A method of reasoning that moves from specific instances to a…
One who searches for information.
A statement that is arguable but used as a main point to supp…
Mystery
Fiction;plots are fast paced and revolve around a suspenseful…
Inductive reasoning
A method of reasoning that moves from specific instances to a…
14 terms
Mystery
Slueth
Accomplice
Red herring
Alibu
A amateur detectiv
Partner in crime
False clue
An excuse
Slueth
A amateur detectiv
Accomplice
Partner in crime
13 terms
Mystery
Alibi
Clue
Crime
Detective
They say the suspect was elsewhere at the time of the crime
A piece of info leading to evidence of the crime
A criminal activity
Someone that collects evidence to solve a crime
Alibi
They say the suspect was elsewhere at the time of the crime
Clue
A piece of info leading to evidence of the crime
8 terms
Mystery
Alibi
Clue
Deduction
Evidence
A plea offered by an accused person of not having been at the…
Something that appears to give information toward solving a c…
Collecting the facts and drawing a possible conclusion
Someone or something that proves who committed the crimes
Alibi
A plea offered by an accused person of not having been at the…
Clue
Something that appears to give information toward solving a c…
8 terms
mystery
Alibi
Clue
Deducation
Evidence
a plea offered by an accused person of not having been at the…
something that appears to give info toward solving a crime
collecting the facts and drawing a possible conclusion
something that proves who committed the crime
Alibi
a plea offered by an accused person of not having been at the…
Clue
something that appears to give info toward solving a crime
11 terms
Mystery
Alibi
Clue
Culprit
Deduction
The story of what you were doing at the time of the crime
Something that leads you to the solution
The person who committed the crime
Drawing a conclusion by use of reasoning
Alibi
The story of what you were doing at the time of the crime
Clue
Something that leads you to the solution
17 terms
Mystery
Singular
Nominal
Languid
Formidable
Unusual or out of the ordinary; ofd
Insignificant
Drooping week and listless
Impressive awe-inspiring
Singular
Unusual or out of the ordinary; ofd
Nominal
Insignificant
23 terms
Mystery
Purpose of a mystery
Thriller
Conflict
Mood
To entertain 2.) to involve the reader in the excitement and…
Suspenseful, scary, emotionally driven
in a mystery is a crime, puzzle, or a secret.
the atmosphere, emotion, or feeling that the author intends t…
Purpose of a mystery
To entertain 2.) to involve the reader in the excitement and…
Thriller
Suspenseful, scary, emotionally driven
19 terms
Mystery
Facsimile
Enfeeble
Scrutiny
Insoluble
an exact copy, especially of written or printed material.
make weak or feeble or lose strength
critical observation or examination.
Cannot be solved or explained; mysterious
Facsimile
an exact copy, especially of written or printed material.
Enfeeble
make weak or feeble or lose strength
18 terms
Mystery
Crime
Alibi
Breakthrough
Clue
An action that breaks the law
An excuse that an accused person uses to show h/s was not at…
A discovery leading to the solving of the crime
Something that gives information towards solving the crime
Crime
An action that breaks the law
Alibi
An excuse that an accused person uses to show h/s was not at…
12 terms
Mystery
Sleuth
Accomplice
Red herring
Alibi
An amateur detective gathering clues
Partners in crime
False clue
To offer an excuse to prove innocence
Sleuth
An amateur detective gathering clues
Accomplice
Partners in crime
Mystery
Alchemy
Arcane
Conundrum
Demonology
A method of miraculous change of one thing to another
Beyond comprehension; mysterious; secret
A riddle
The study of demons or beliefs about them
Alchemy
A method of miraculous change of one thing to another
Arcane
Beyond comprehension; mysterious; secret
15 terms
Mystery
En bloc
Tout
Munificent
Commission
As a whole; in a mass
One who solicits patronage
Very liberal in giving or bestowing; lavish
An athorizatio to preform prescribed acts
En bloc
As a whole; in a mass
Tout
One who solicits patronage
11 terms
Mystery
Alibi
Clue
Culprit
Deduction
A fact for being somewhere other than the crime scene
Something that can help you get an answer
The person who did a crime
Using reasoning to make a conclusion
Alibi
A fact for being somewhere other than the crime scene
Clue
Something that can help you get an answer
20 terms
Mystery
Accomplice
Acquit
Alibi
Condemn
A person who helps another commit a crime
Free someone from a criminal charge by verdict of not guilty
A claim or piece of evidence
Express complete disapproval of typically in public
Accomplice
A person who helps another commit a crime
Acquit
Free someone from a criminal charge by verdict of not guilty
25 terms
Mystery
Mystery
Logic
Deduction
Theory
A novel, film, or the like whose lot involves the solving of…
Science that investigates the principles of governing correct…
A conclusion reached by logical thinking
Proposed explanation whose status is still conjectural
Mystery
A novel, film, or the like whose lot involves the solving of…
Logic
Science that investigates the principles of governing correct…
14 terms
Mystery
Sleuth
Accomplice
Red Herring
Alibi
An amateur investigator looking for and gathering clues
A partner in crime; Someone who helps commit a crime m with s…
A false clue used to throw off the investigator
An excuse an accused person uses to explain why they couldn't…
Sleuth
An amateur investigator looking for and gathering clues
Accomplice
A partner in crime; Someone who helps commit a crime m with s…
17 terms
Mystery
Alibi
Accusation
Crime
Criminal
an excuse, especially to avoid blame
a charge of wrongdoing, guilt, or blame
any offense or serious wrongdoing
a person guilty or convicted of a crime
Alibi
an excuse, especially to avoid blame
Accusation
a charge of wrongdoing, guilt, or blame
Mystery
Describe the archetypal characters: pr…
5 thematic elements
5 gothic characters
5 gothic setting
Protag- usually isolated... Villian- epitome of evil ... Wanderer-…
Ancestral curse, dreams/nightmares, entrapment, revenge, supe…
Devil, doppelgänger, pursued protagonist, unreliable narrator…
Cemetery, mist/fog, haunted house, castle, estate
Describe the archetypal characters: pr…
Protag- usually isolated... Villian- epitome of evil ... Wanderer-…
5 thematic elements
Ancestral curse, dreams/nightmares, entrapment, revenge, supe…
40 terms
Mystery
benediction
benefactor
beneficiary
benevolence
A prayer that asks for God's blessing, especially a prayer th…
Someone who helps another person or group, especially by givi…
A person or organization that benefits or is expected to bene…
kindness; generosity
benediction
A prayer that asks for God's blessing, especially a prayer th…
benefactor
Someone who helps another person or group, especially by givi…
27 terms
Mystery Vocabulary
alibi
breakthrough
clue
concern
an excuse or piece of information given by an accused person…
a necessary piece of information or insight that helps solve…
an object, observation, or piece of information that helps to…
unease or worry about something
alibi
an excuse or piece of information given by an accused person…
breakthrough
a necessary piece of information or insight that helps solve…
10 terms
mysteries
witness
occurrence
hoax
bearing
tanú
eset, előfordulás
tréfa, beugratás
csapágy
witness
tanú
occurrence
eset, előfordulás
15 terms
Mystery
Move back 2 spaces. The fire is spread…
Go to the Black Vine Swamp. You hear a…
Go to the Truman School. It's time for…
Pick a Clue Card.
...
...
...
...
Move back 2 spaces. The fire is spread…
...
Go to the Black Vine Swamp. You hear a…
...
15 terms
Mystery
Deduce
Breakthrough
Victim
Hunch
To infer by logical reasoning
An advance or discovery that helps solve a crime
Someone who is harmed or suffers some loss
A guess or feeling not based on known facts
Deduce
To infer by logical reasoning
Breakthrough
An advance or discovery that helps solve a crime
64 terms
Mystery
legend
proof
conservation
monk
Legende
Beweis
Schutz
Mönch
legend
Legende
proof
Beweis
22 terms
mystery
alibi
breakthrough
clue
crime
an excuse that an accused person uses to show that he/she was…
an advance in knowledge that helps solve a crime
a piece of evidence leading to a conclusion; a fact or object…
a serious offense against public law
alibi
an excuse that an accused person uses to show that he/she was…
breakthrough
an advance in knowledge that helps solve a crime
14 terms
Mystery
Suspense
Motive
Means
Flashback
Feeling of curiosity, uncertainty or dread about what will ha…
A reason for doing something
The method/tools used for doing something
Interruption of narratation that explains previous events; pr…
Suspense
Feeling of curiosity, uncertainty or dread about what will ha…
Motive
A reason for doing something
12 terms
Mystery
accuse
motive
events
red herring
to blame
an inside feeling that causes a person to do something or act…
things that happen at a certain place and a certain time
a false clue that throws the investigator
accuse
to blame
motive
an inside feeling that causes a person to do something or act…
15 terms
mystery
cozy mystery
armchair
hard boiled
police proceadural
bloodless victim would not be missed slut solves crime before…
detective is able to solve the mystery while siting in an arm…
grity city features idealistic yet cynical detective is tough…
police solve the crime multipul police procedurals that they…
cozy mystery
bloodless victim would not be missed slut solves crime before…
armchair
detective is able to solve the mystery while siting in an arm…
Mystery
Alibi
Clue
Crime
Detective
an excuse that the suspect uses to show that he or she was so…
A fact or object that helps solve the mysteries
An act against the law
a person who investigates crimes and gathers information
Alibi
an excuse that the suspect uses to show that he or she was so…
Clue
A fact or object that helps solve the mysteries
28 terms
Mystery
Characters
Setting
Plot
Plot #2
Suspects/Detectives
When and where the story takes place
A problem or puzzle to solve
Something that is missing
Characters
Suspects/Detectives
Setting
When and where the story takes place
Mystery
alibi
breakthrough
clue
crime
an excuse to avoid blame
figuring out who committed the crime
anything that serves to guide or direct in the solution of a…
an action of an instance of negligence
alibi
an excuse to avoid blame
breakthrough
figuring out who committed the crime
24 terms
Mysteries
cryptic
dismiss
evidence
hoax
mysterious or not easy to understand
to reject, put off, or act like something isn't important
information that helps you believe something
something that is untrue and meant to fool people
cryptic
mysterious or not easy to understand
dismiss
to reject, put off, or act like something isn't important
10 terms
Mystery
Yes
No
Happy
Matthew
Maybe
No no
Hanukah
Fed ex
Yes
Maybe
No
No no
11 terms
Mystery
What is Mystery?
How does the strategy fit into unit de…
What skills does the strategy build?
What learning style does this strategy…
students interpret and organise clues to *explain a puzzlin…
it fits the best with new knowledge and introduce... it also fit…
- Collect/organise ideas through note making... - read/interpret…
understanding and curiosity
What is Mystery?
students interpret and organise clues to *explain a puzzlin…
How does the strategy fit into unit de…
it fits the best with new knowledge and introduce... it also fit…
Mysteries
Pyramids
UFOs
Bermuda triangle
Stonehenge
Pyramids
UFOs
22 terms
Mystery
Recite the Raven
Who wrote tell tale heart
Who is W.W Jacobs
Who are the main characters in the storm
...
Edgar Allan Poe
The author of The Monkeys Paw
Ben and Janet
Recite the Raven
...
Who wrote tell tale heart
Edgar Allan Poe
15 terms
Mystery
What is the mystery genre?
Other words for a mystery novel
Purpose of a mystery novel?
What is the Main Plot or Point in a my…
type of fiction in which a detective, or other professional,…
detective novel;crime novel
to solve a puzzle or create a feeling of resolution.
solving the crime
What is the mystery genre?
type of fiction in which a detective, or other professional,…
Other words for a mystery novel
detective novel;crime novel
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