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50 terms
Catcher in the Rye-Novel Novel
Ostracized
Grippe
Rostrum
Chiffonier
to exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, con…
an acute, commonly epidemic disease, occurring in several for…
any platform, stage, or the like, for public speaking; a pulp…
a high chest of drawers or bureau, often having a mirror on t…
Ostracized
to exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, con…
Grippe
an acute, commonly epidemic disease, occurring in several for…
50 terms
Novel Novel Slaughterhouse-Five
carp
paneled
bigotry
magnanimity
a large freshwater cyprinid fish, Cyprinus carpio, native to…
a comparatively thin, flat piece of wood or the like, as a la…
stubborn and complete intolerance of any creed, belief, or op…
the quality of being generous in forgiving an insult or injur…
carp
a large freshwater cyprinid fish, Cyprinus carpio, native to…
paneled
a comparatively thin, flat piece of wood or the like, as a la…
50 terms
Catcher in the Rye Novel Novel
Blasé
Qualm
Falsetto
Chiffonier
1. Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as i…
1. An uneasy feeling or pang of conscience as to conduct comp…
1. An unnaturally or artificially high-pitched voice or regis…
1. A high chest of drawers or bureau, often having a mirror o…
Blasé
1. Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as i…
Qualm
1. An uneasy feeling or pang of conscience as to conduct comp…
50 terms
AFTA novel novel vocab
cholera
bawdy
tannic
carabinieri
1. Pathology. an acute, infectious disease, endemic in India…
1. indecent; lewd; obscene... "Later, below in the town, I watc…
2. (of wine) having an astringent taste imparted by the prese…
1. a member of the Italian national police force, organized a…
cholera
1. Pathology. an acute, infectious disease, endemic in India…
bawdy
1. indecent; lewd; obscene... "Later, below in the town, I watc…
50 terms
AFTA Novel Novel Vocab
wistaria
plateau
bawdy
pidgin
A genus of flowering plants in the pea family, Fabaceae, that…
A land area having a relatively level surface considerably ra…
Indecent; lewd; obscene. Coarse or indecent talk or writing.…
A simplified version of a language that develops as a means o…
wistaria
A genus of flowering plants in the pea family, Fabaceae, that…
plateau
A land area having a relatively level surface considerably ra…
50 terms
Catcher Novel Novel Vocab
ostracized
grippe
chiffonier
qualms
To exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, con…
Influenza.... "He had the _______ and I figured I probably woul…
A high chest of drawers or bureau, often having a mirror on t…
An uneasy feeling or pang of conscience as to conduct; compun…
ostracized
To exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, con…
grippe
Influenza.... "He had the _______ and I figured I probably woul…
50 terms
Slaughterhouse Five Novel Novel
Incinerate
Limerick
Soliloquized
Saber
destroy (something, especially waste material) by burning.... "…
a humorous, frequently bawdy, verse of three long and two sho…
talk to one's self... "Who __ thus his tool" (3).
a heavy cavalry sword with a curved blade and a single cuttin…
Incinerate
destroy (something, especially waste material) by burning.... "…
Limerick
a humorous, frequently bawdy, verse of three long and two sho…
50 terms
The Catcher in the Rye Novel Novel
Ostracize
Phonies
Qualm
Falsetto
exclude (someone) from a society or group.... "The whole team _…
Fake acting people; not who they act like they are... "I was su…
an uneasy feeling of doubt, worry, or fear, especially about…
a voice or sound that is unusually or unnaturally high.... "He…
Ostracize
exclude (someone) from a society or group.... "The whole team _…
Phonies
Fake acting people; not who they act like they are... "I was su…
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Novel Novel Vocab (FD)
pharisaical
exculpate
execrate
imbue
practicing or advocating strict observance of external forms…
to clear from a charge of guilt or fault; free from blame; vi…
to curse; imprecate evil upon; damn; denounce: to detest utte…
to impregnate or inspire, as with feelings, opinions, etc.:…
pharisaical
practicing or advocating strict observance of external forms…
exculpate
to clear from a charge of guilt or fault; free from blame; vi…
50 terms
The Great Gatsby Novel Novel
Conscientious
Reciprocal
Wan
Complacent
adj. Meticulous; careful; painstaking; particular. Governed b…
adj. Mutual; corresponding; matching; complementary; equivale…
adj. Of an unnatural or sickly pallor; pallid; lacking color.…
adj. Often without awareness of some potential danger or defe…
Conscientious
adj. Meticulous; careful; painstaking; particular. Governed b…
Reciprocal
adj. Mutual; corresponding; matching; complementary; equivale…
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Novel Novel Vocabulary
Victuals
Kin
Whippoorwill
Saddle-boils
food supplies; provisions.... food or provisions for human being…
a person's relatives collectively; ... family relationship; ... a g…
a nocturnal North American nightjar, Caprimulgus vociferus, h…
Sores, from riding a lot.... "Tired him most to death, and his…
Victuals
food supplies; provisions.... food or provisions for human being…
Kin
a person's relatives collectively; ... family relationship; ... a g…
50 terms
Novel Novel Farewell to Arms
camions
pidgin
lieutenant
schutzen
motor trucks... "They splashed more mud than the _____ even" (4).
A simplified form of speech developed from two or more langua…
an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent... "…
(German) marksmen... "My Austrian sniper's rifle with its lovel…
camions
motor trucks... "They splashed more mud than the _____ even" (4).
pidgin
A simplified form of speech developed from two or more langua…
17 terms
Types of Novels - Definitions
Detective Novel
Psychological Novel
Sociological Novel
Sentimental Novel
a story in which a crime, usually a murder - the identity of…
prose fiction that places unusual emphasis on interior charac…
a form of the problem novel that concentrates on the nature,…
also called Novel of Sensibility; a novel that reflects (1) a…
Detective Novel
a story in which a crime, usually a murder - the identity of…
Psychological Novel
prose fiction that places unusual emphasis on interior charac…
11 terms
Novels Vocab Unit 11
Assertion
Exertion
Dissertation
Disconcert
something declared or stated positively
the use of power and of strength
a formal and long paper, written for a degree at a university…
to upset and confuse
Assertion
something declared or stated positively
Exertion
the use of power and of strength
16 terms
Unit two novels vocab
sta, sti
Stanch
staunch
extant
stand, stay
to stop the flow of
firm and steadfast
still in existence; not destroyed
sta, sti
stand, stay
Stanch
to stop the flow of
25 terms
Graphic novels
Vast
Melancholy
Fathomless
Portent
Very great in number
Feeling a great ... sadness
Impossible to understand
Indication something unpleasant will happen
Vast
Very great in number
Melancholy
Feeling a great ... sadness
15 terms
Unit 9 novels vocab
sol
solipsism
desolate
soliloquy
alone
the theory that the self is the only reality
deserted and lonely
a literary or dramatic speech spoken by a solitary character
sol
alone
solipsism
the theory that the self is the only reality
8 terms
Steinbeck Novels
East of Eden
The Pearl
Cup of Gold
Sweet Thursday
set primarily in the Salinas Valley; based roughly on Steinbe…
relates how a great pearl found by a Mexican fisherman brings…
his first novel he finished in 1929 at California while he wa…
brings back characters from cannery Row in a comedy set on th…
East of Eden
set primarily in the Salinas Valley; based roughly on Steinbe…
The Pearl
relates how a great pearl found by a Mexican fisherman brings…
9 terms
Novels practice
Enzima
Ikemefuna
Mr. Brown
Rev JAMES Smith
Daughter of second wife, ekwefi... Fav child
Adopted son, given by neighboring village, close with nwoye
First white missionary. Nice one respect tribes values peacef…
Mean missionary white colonist rep
Enzima
Daughter of second wife, ekwefi... Fav child
Ikemefuna
Adopted son, given by neighboring village, close with nwoye
Detective novels
appear
appearance
carry out duties
clever diagnosis
pojawiać się/wydawać się
wygląd
wypełniać obowiązki
inteligentna diagnoza
appear
pojawiać się/wydawać się
appearance
wygląd
664 terms
Famous Novels and Authors
Moby-Dick, Ishmael, Quequeg, Ahab
Pride and Prejudice, Elizabeth, Jane,…
The Great Gatsby, Jay, Daisy, Tom, Myr…
The Scarlet Letter
Herman Melville
Jane Austen
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Moby-Dick, Ishmael, Quequeg, Ahab
Herman Melville
Pride and Prejudice, Elizabeth, Jane,…
Jane Austen
9 terms
Novels 3
tone
mood
symbol
foreshadow
the attitude of the writer
the overall feeling of a piece of writing
something that represents something else
to warn that something may happen
tone
the attitude of the writer
mood
the overall feeling of a piece of writing
Research Novels
Huck Finn
Tom Sawyer
The Scarlet Letter
The Great Gatsby
Twain
Twain
Hawthorne
Fitzgerald
Huck Finn
Twain
Tom Sawyer
Twain
10 terms
Graphic Novels
Story Board
Thumbnail Sketch
Form
Figure
A sequence of drawings which outline the structure and order…
Small sketches which are quick to get ideas onto paper quickly.
When a shape becomes 3-dimensional.
A person's bodily shape.
Story Board
A sequence of drawings which outline the structure and order…
Thumbnail Sketch
Small sketches which are quick to get ideas onto paper quickly.
7 terms
Graphic novels
Literal adaptations
Faithful adaptation
Loose adaptation
Animation cel
A film adaptation in which the dialogue in the actions are pr…
A film adaptation which captures the essence of the original…
A film adaptation in which only a superficial resemblance exi…
The clear celluloid on which thee characters are painted or d…
Literal adaptations
A film adaptation in which the dialogue in the actions are pr…
Faithful adaptation
A film adaptation which captures the essence of the original…
30 terms
Differentiated novels
Assimilation
Asylum
Autonomy
Banish
The process in which immigrants begin to follow the norms and…
Protection from danger or imminent harm provided by a shelter…
Independence; self-government, to exist as an independent mor…
To send someone away or exile them; to get rid of something
Assimilation
The process in which immigrants begin to follow the norms and…
Asylum
Protection from danger or imminent harm provided by a shelter…
51 terms
Gothic Novels
Histoires Gothiques
A manor
Rundown
Setting
Gothic novels
Un manoir
Ruine
Decor
Histoires Gothiques
Gothic novels
A manor
Un manoir
50 terms
Protagonists & Novels
Elizabeth Bennet
Ishmael
Jay Gatsby
Adam and Eve
Pride and Prejudice
Moby-Dick
The Great Gatsby
Paradise Lost
Elizabeth Bennet
Pride and Prejudice
Ishmael
Moby-Dick
11 terms
Novels Vocab Unit 13
Incendiary
Incense
Inflammatory
Flamboyant
Inflaming; provoking heat or anger
to infuriate; to make passionately angry
arousing anger or strong emotion
intended to attract attention; showy
Incendiary
Inflaming; provoking heat or anger
Incense
to infuriate; to make passionately angry
7 terms
Gothic novels
Second half of the 18th century
Gothic novels
Space and time in gothic novels
Characters
Contrast with the realism
Appeals many emotions, stong ones. It emmerged form the setti…
Arrise emptions for the past, medieval past (or rennaissance)…
Conflicts btw good and evil. Villains and usurpers to manipul…
Second half of the 18th century
Contrast with the realism
Gothic novels
Appeals many emotions, stong ones. It emmerged form the setti…
15 terms
LIZ Novels
Five Sensuous Women
Travels on the Eastern Seaboard
Child's Play
Secret
Ihara Saikaku... Edo (1686)
Jippensha Ikku... Edo (1802-1809)
Higuchi Ichiyo... Meiji (1895-1896)
Tanizaki Jun'ichiro... Meiji (1911)
Five Sensuous Women
Ihara Saikaku... Edo (1686)
Travels on the Eastern Seaboard
Jippensha Ikku... Edo (1802-1809)
32 terms
French novels
(IR) lire (pp:lu)
la lecture
le lecteur / la lectrice
le livre
to read
reading
the reader
the book
(IR) lire (pp:lu)
to read
la lecture
reading
10 terms
Novels Unit 15
Detrimental
Contrite
Trite
Detritus
causing damage or harm; injurious
feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
boring because of overuse or repetition
Debris; junk
Detrimental
causing damage or harm; injurious
Contrite
feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
9 terms
ESOL Novels
The Giver... protagonist
Speak... protagonist
A Separate Peace... protagonist
The Giver... conflict
Jonas
Melinda
Genne
through out the book, Jonas struggles to do what he thinks is…
The Giver... protagonist
Jonas
Speak... protagonist
Melinda
16 terms
Classic Novels
The Adentures of Huckleberry Finn... 1884…
All Quiet on the Western Front... 1929... By…
Beloved... 1987... By Toni Morrison
Catch-22... 1961... By Joseph Heller
Justice and honor are celebrated in this story about Huck's a…
The war he describes is WWI, but Remarque writes eloquently o…
Heart breaking novel that tells the story of a woman who esca…
Black comedy about WWII Army Air Corps aviators attempting to…
The Adentures of Huckleberry Finn... 1884…
Justice and honor are celebrated in this story about Huck's a…
All Quiet on the Western Front... 1929... By…
The war he describes is WWI, but Remarque writes eloquently o…
15 terms
Dystopian Novels
Treachery
Senile
Malevolent
Eradicate
betrayal of trust; deceptive action or nature.
(of a person) having or showing the weaknesses or diseases of…
having or showing a wish to do evil to others.
destroy completely; put an end to
Treachery
betrayal of trust; deceptive action or nature.
Senile
(of a person) having or showing the weaknesses or diseases of…
31 terms
Finals - novels
aloof
comeuppance
secession
abolitionist
not friendly, distant
punishment or fate that someone deserves
act of withdrawing formally from membership of a federation o…
person who favors the abolition of slavery
aloof
not friendly, distant
comeuppance
punishment or fate that someone deserves
23 terms
Horror Novels
"Psycho" author
"Psycho" publishing date
"Ghost Story" author
"Ghost Story" publishing date
Robert Block
1959
Peter Straub
1979
"Psycho" author
Robert Block
"Psycho" publishing date
1959
27 terms
Graphic Novels
Style
Narration
Graphic Weight
Gag
Author's drawing style
writing
contrast in image
3/4 panels around a punch line
Style
Author's drawing style
Narration
writing
134 terms
Bricking Novels
Liesel Meminger
Liesel Meminger
Rudy Steiner
Hans Huberman
Protagonist
abandoned by mother and brother... adopted by Hans and Rosa Hube…
Liesel's best friend... beacon of hope... wanted to be like Jesse O…
Liesel's foster father... accordion player... painter
Liesel Meminger
Protagonist
Liesel Meminger
abandoned by mother and brother... adopted by Hans and Rosa Hube…
14 terms
graphic novels
comics defined
difference between... comics... o graphic no…
graphic novel
closure
"...a hybrid word-and-image form in which... two narrative track…
• Graphic narrative (novel): "a book-length... work in the mediu…
...
"Comics is closure" (McCloud, 67)... - Closure: When we observe…
comics defined
"...a hybrid word-and-image form in which... two narrative track…
difference between... comics... o graphic no…
• Graphic narrative (novel): "a book-length... work in the mediu…
10 terms
Hemingway Novels
A Farewell to Arms
The Sun Also Rises
For Whom the Bell Tolls
The Old Man and the Sea
A love story which draws heavily on the author's experiences…
A powerful expose of the life and values of the Lost Generati…
Novel set in the Spanish Civil War. The title is taken from a…
Fisherman named Santiago who finally catches a magnificent fi…
A Farewell to Arms
A love story which draws heavily on the author's experiences…
The Sun Also Rises
A powerful expose of the life and values of the Lost Generati…
11 terms
Novels #2
Truculent
Sherf
Animosity
Divert
Feeling or displaying ferocity
A bundle of stalks and ears of grain
Ill will or resentment tending toward active hostility
Turn from one course or us to another
Truculent
Feeling or displaying ferocity
Sherf
A bundle of stalks and ears of grain
50 terms
Novel Novel Slaughterhouse Five
Rumpus
Attache (case)
Anodized
Addled
n.a recreation room, especially one for children, as in a hou…
n. a flat, usually rigid, rectangular briefcase for carrying…
adj. coat (a metal, especially magnesium or aluminum) with a…
adj. mentally confused; muddled.... "It was his _____ understan…
Rumpus
n.a recreation room, especially one for children, as in a hou…
Attache (case)
n. a flat, usually rigid, rectangular briefcase for carrying…
20 terms
other novels
acrimonious
adjourn
altercation
amiable
...
...
...
...
acrimonious
...
adjourn
...
9 terms
Steinbeck novels
The Red Pony
Tortilla Flat
Of Mice and Men
Grapes of Wrath
1937
1935
1937
1939
The Red Pony
1937
Tortilla Flat
1935
11 terms
graphic novels
panel
frame
gutter
graphic weight
a place where the image for the graphic novel is put
the outside of the panel
the space between panels
The relative lightness or heaviness we perceive from a specif…
panel
a place where the image for the graphic novel is put
frame
the outside of the panel
10 terms
Presentation Novels
The Help
Gap Creek
Beloved
The Color Purple
- Author: Kathryn Stockett (1969-)... - Characters: Eugenia (Ske…
- Author: Robert Morgan (1944-)... - Characters: Julie Harmon Ri…
- Author: Toni Morrison (1931-) (Two Nobel Peace Prizes)... - Ch…
- Author: Alice Walker (1944-) (1983 Pulitzer Prize)... - Charac…
The Help
- Author: Kathryn Stockett (1969-)... - Characters: Eugenia (Ske…
Gap Creek
- Author: Robert Morgan (1944-)... - Characters: Julie Harmon Ri…
16 terms
Honors Novels
Aeneas
Dido
Turnus
Ascanius
Protagonist; father of Rome
Lover of Aeneas; Queen of Carthage
Italian warrior that wants to marry Lavnia
Aeneas's son by his first wife Creusa
Aeneas
Protagonist; father of Rome
Dido
Lover of Aeneas; Queen of Carthage
23 terms
Graphic novels
literacy
textual literacy
film literacy
graphic novels
the ability to understand a medium's constructed elements (co…
traditional understanding, must be trained, lots of decoding…
dramatic and cenematic
a medium that combines visual and verbal literacy
literacy
the ability to understand a medium's constructed elements (co…
textual literacy
traditional understanding, must be trained, lots of decoding…
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