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20 terms
Poe - "The Masque of the Red Death"
avatar
dissolution
dauntless
sagacious
An earthly embodiment of a deity
disintegration
Fearless
wise
avatar
An earthly embodiment of a deity
dissolution
disintegration
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Poe/ The Mask of the Red Death
1809, 1849
foster family because his dad abandone…
University of Virginia, West Point
it is shrouded in mystery, much like h…
What year was Poe born and in what year did he die?
Who raised Poe? Why?
What 2 colleges did he attend?
why is his death ironic?
1809, 1849
What year was Poe born and in what year did he die?
foster family because his dad abandone…
Who raised Poe? Why?
14 terms
The Masque of the Red Death- Poe
Name three facts about the Black death.
Symbolism
Symbolism
Symbolism
1.) doctors refused patients, priests refused services and sh…
Significant ideas or qualities
Convey the theme
Objects that uptain the story, and characters/ sometimes acti…
Name three facts about the Black death.
1.) doctors refused patients, priests refused services and sh…
Symbolism
Significant ideas or qualities
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THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH BY POE
Pestilence
Profuse
Dauntless
Sagacious
Disease that causes many people to die
Given, produced, or existing in large amounts
Very brave, fearless, Intrepid
Wise
Pestilence
Disease that causes many people to die
Profuse
Given, produced, or existing in large amounts
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The masque of the red death- POE
August
Impeded
Cessation
Who is Edgar Allen Poe?
Adj. impressive majestic
V. Blocked; obstructed
N. halt, stopping
American author, he lived 1809-1849
August
Adj. impressive majestic
Impeded
V. Blocked; obstructed
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Red death by edgar allin Poe
Pestilcen
Stalk
Gaudy
Gaunt
Diases
To follow in a sheathe manor
Extrimly bright or showly
Very thin from suffering
Pestilcen
Diases
Stalk
To follow in a sheathe manor
13 terms
The Masque of the Red Death Review (Poe)
Plot
Setting
Characters
Conflict
Prince Prospero tries to escape a sickness. He invites thousa…
A castle( abbey) in the 1300's that was built by the king.
Prince Prospero & the masked man
Man vs. Death
Plot
Prince Prospero tries to escape a sickness. He invites thousa…
Setting
A castle( abbey) in the 1300's that was built by the king.
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"The Masque of the Red Death" by Poe vocab
Ban
Blasphemous
Buffoon
Dauntless
A decree the prohibits something
Grossly irreverent/disrespectful toward what is held to be sa…
A person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior
Invulnerable to fear or intimidation
Ban
A decree the prohibits something
Blasphemous
Grossly irreverent/disrespectful toward what is held to be sa…
16 terms
Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death"
avator
bedewed
buffoons
candelabrum
an old spelling if "avatar", an incarnation in human form; to…
to wet with or as if with dew
clowns, ludicrous figures
a candlestick with multiple branches allowing it to hold a nu…
avator
an old spelling if "avatar", an incarnation in human form; to…
bedewed
to wet with or as if with dew
15 terms
Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe
visage
sagacious
pestilence
gaunt
A face or facial expression
Wise
A rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
thin and bony
visage
A face or facial expression
sagacious
Wise
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The Masque of the Red Death (E A Poe)
august (adj)
cessation (n); cease (v)
convulse (v); convulsion (n)
dauntless (adj)
dignified; majestic
a stoppage of activity
to shake violently
without fear; bold
august (adj)
dignified; majestic
cessation (n); cease (v)
a stoppage of activity
10 terms
11 S+ Poe Vocabulary: The Masque of the Red Death
pestilence
avatar
dissolution
sagacious
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
something that embodies something else
the separation into different parts
insightful and wise
pestilence
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
avatar
something that embodies something else
12 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
230 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" E.A.Poe
pestilence
hideous
seal
dizziness
zaraza
paskudny, ohydny
pieczęć
...
pestilence
zaraza
hideous
paskudny, ohydny
7 terms
"Masque of the Red Death", by Edgar Allan Poe
august
impeded
piquancy
arabesque
dignified... noble... honorable
thwart... blocked... hindered
flavorful... zesty... --OR--... charisma ... charming... (piquant)
elaborately decorated
august
dignified... noble... honorable
impeded
thwart... blocked... hindered
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The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe Vocabulary
pestilence
fatal
Avatar
profuse
noun - serious contagious infectious disease
adjective - leading to death
noun - a manifestation of a deity in bodily form on earth
adjective - very abundant; given or flowing freely
pestilence
noun - serious contagious infectious disease
fatal
adjective - leading to death
12 terms
Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death" Vocabulary
contagion
courtier
dauntless
grotesque
the spreading of disease; infection
a member of a royal court
fearless
having a bizarre, fantastic appearance; unnatural
contagion
the spreading of disease; infection
courtier
a member of a royal court
26 terms
The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe Vocabulary
Pestilence
Avatar
Profuse
Dissolution
serious contagious infectious disease
version of ones self
a lot of
act of something breaking down or apart
Pestilence
serious contagious infectious disease
Avatar
version of ones self
45 terms
The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe Vocabulary
Pestilence
Fatal
Avatar
Profuse:
noun serious contagious infectious disease
adjective leading to death
noun: version of ones self
adjective, alot
Pestilence
noun serious contagious infectious disease
Fatal
adjective leading to death
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Poe test vocab (Masque of Red Death)
pestilence
profuse
dauntless
sagacious
a disease that causes many people to die
given, produced, or existing in large amounts
very brave; fearless; intrepid
wise
pestilence
a disease that causes many people to die
profuse
given, produced, or existing in large amounts
2 terms
The Masque of the Red Death - E. A. Poe
pestilence
contagion
zaraza
zagrożenie
pestilence
zaraza
contagion
zagrożenie
31 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
setting
masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
setting
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"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
setting
masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
setting
Masque of the Red Death - Edgar Allan Poe
Red Death
The "Party"
The Masquerade
People at the party were ________.
- Dizziness... - Pain... - Blood oozing from pores... - Highly infecti…
- Prospero decides to fool death by surrounding himself with…
Places of party is UNUSUAL... - 7 different colored rooms.... - Not…
GROTESQUE. (Gory)
Red Death
- Dizziness... - Pain... - Blood oozing from pores... - Highly infecti…
The "Party"
- Prospero decides to fool death by surrounding himself with…
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"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
30 terms
The Masque of The Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe
pestilence
Prince Prospero
dauntless
sagacious
A rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
hides from plague in party to avoid it
fearless
(adj.) shrewd; wise in a keen, practical way
pestilence
A rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
Prince Prospero
hides from plague in party to avoid it
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Masque of the red death (Edgar Allan Poe)
August
Piquancy
Arabesque
Cessation
Imposing and magnificent
Pleasantly sharp quality
Elaborately designed
Stopped, either forever or for some time
August
Imposing and magnificent
Piquancy
Pleasantly sharp quality
11 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
anachronism
masque
dauntless
sagacious
(noun) a person or a thing that is chronologically out of pla…
(noun) masquerade... a short allegorical dramatic entertainment…
(adjective) showing fearlessness and determination
(adjective) having or showing keen mental discernment and goo…
anachronism
(noun) a person or a thing that is chronologically out of pla…
masque
(noun) masquerade... a short allegorical dramatic entertainment…
A MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH E.A.POE
Pestilence
Dissolution
Ban
Dountless
T-zaraza... D- any epidemic disease with a high death rate... S-con…
T-rozłaka, rozwiązanie, rozpad... D- the termiantion or disinteg…
T-zakaz ... D- a decree thet prohabits someting ... S-prohibition... A…
T- nieustraszony... D- invulnerable to fear or intimidations... S-f…
Pestilence
T-zaraza... D- any epidemic disease with a high death rate... S-con…
Dissolution
T-rozłaka, rozwiązanie, rozpad... D- the termiantion or disinteg…
10 terms
The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
31 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
setting
masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
setting
12 terms
"Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
Expostion
Complicating Incident
Rising Action
Climax
Setting, characters, revelers arrive, Prospero decides to hav…
The Red Death. If not for the Red Death, there would be no ne…
7 rooms, ebony clock, midnight, big masquerade party, a stran…
Prospero arrives at the 7th room and attempts to attack the s…
Expostion
Setting, characters, revelers arrive, Prospero decides to hav…
Complicating Incident
The Red Death. If not for the Red Death, there would be no ne…
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"The Masque of the Red Death" by E.A. Poe// vocabulary
pestilence
hideous
dizziness
profuse
a disease that causes many people to die
very ugly or disgusting
1 : foolish, silly... 2 a : having a whirling sensation in the h…
given, produced, or existing in large amounts
pestilence
a disease that causes many people to die
hideous
very ugly or disgusting
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Masque of the Red Death Edgar Allan Poe
Tangible
Sagacious
Contagion
Imperial
Perceptible by touch
Showing keen mental discernment and good judgment
The communication of a disease by one person to another passe…
Of or relating to an empire
Tangible
Perceptible by touch
Sagacious
Showing keen mental discernment and good judgment
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Honors edgar allan poe the masque of the red death
Precluded
Impunity
Retribution
Immolation
Remove the possibility of
Exemption from punishment
Punishment inflicted in the spirit of moral outrage or person…
or the state of being immolated, or sacrificed.
Precluded
Remove the possibility of
Impunity
Exemption from punishment
15 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" By: Edgar Allan Poe
Pestilence
Dissolution
Eccentric
Contagion
n./ Fadle epidemic disease.
n./ A closing down or dismissal of a assembly or an official…
adj./ Unconventional slightly strange.
n./ Communication of disease.
Pestilence
n./ Fadle epidemic disease.
Dissolution
n./ A closing down or dismissal of a assembly or an official…
159 terms
'The Masque of the Red Death ' E.A.Poe
pestilence
hideous
Seal
Dizziness
Plague; zaraza
Okropny, odrażający; horrible, terrible, repulsive
Pieczęć; official mark
Zawroty głowy; vertigo
pestilence
Plague; zaraza
hideous
Okropny, odrażający; horrible, terrible, repulsive
10 terms
The Masque of the Red Death (E. A. Poe)
Profuse (adj.)
Countenance (n.)
Wanton (adj.)
Spectral (adj.)
great in amount; plentiful
the face
shamelessly unrestrained; immoral
ghostlike
Profuse (adj.)
great in amount; plentiful
Countenance (n.)
the face
10 terms
The Masque of the Red Death (E. A. Poe)
Profuse (adj.)
Countenance (n.)
Wanton (adj.)
Spectral (adj.)
Great in amount; plentiful
The face
Shamelessly unrestrained; immoral
Ghostlike
Profuse (adj.)
Great in amount; plentiful
Countenance (n.)
The face
31 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
THe ______ was a masked ball.
The ______ _______ is a plague whose s…
Edgar Allan Poe
setting
masque
Red Death
"The Masque of the Red Death" was writ…
Edgar Allan Poe
What is emphasis of The Masque of the…
setting
15 terms
"The Masque of the Red Death": Edgar Allan Poe
Pestilence:
Dauntless:
Tangible:
Prostrate:
plague; epidemic of a contagious disease
bold; fearless
real; capable of being touched or felt
lying face down, especially in humility
Pestilence:
plague; epidemic of a contagious disease
Dauntless:
bold; fearless
8 terms
Edgar Allen Poe - "The Masque of the Red Death"
What singular effect is Poe attempting…
In The Masque of the Red Death, when t…
In the Masque of the Red Death, the ma…
At the end of the Masque of the Red De…
Sorrow
The music and dancing cease
Someone who died of the Red Death
They aren't safe from the Red Death after all
What singular effect is Poe attempting…
Sorrow
In The Masque of the Red Death, when t…
The music and dancing cease
5 terms
Edgar Allen Poe- The Mosque of the Red Death
What is the Mosque of the Red Death?
Why are the number of rooms symbolic?
What does the clock represent?
East is the..?
Allegory
Day Jesus rested
Time/death
Sunrise
What is the Mosque of the Red Death?
Allegory
Why are the number of rooms symbolic?
Day Jesus rested
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English quiz #2: Poe, "the masque of the Red Death"
Who is/what are Poe's grandchildren an…
Who are the "descendants" of Poe?
What two sub-genres did Poe create?
Why did Poe have to withdraw from the…
His stories
Stephen King and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Modern horror stories and detective stories
B/c of gambling debts he had that Allan (his adoptive father)…
Who is/what are Poe's grandchildren an…
His stories
Who are the "descendants" of Poe?
Stephen King and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
19 terms
The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Alan Poe
August
Ingress
Egress
Improvisatori
Imposing and magnificent
In
Out
Poets who improvise
August
Imposing and magnificent
Ingress
In
"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allan Poe (Questions)
What is the definition of masque?
What happens when a person has the "re…
How long did it take for the person to…
What did Prespero do in response to th…
dramatic entertainment that is ametuar
they have sharp pains, dizziness, and bleeding of the pores
about 30 minutes
he had gotten his light hearted friends, knights, and dames a…
What is the definition of masque?
dramatic entertainment that is ametuar
What happens when a person has the "re…
they have sharp pains, dizziness, and bleeding of the pores
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Vocabulary words from "The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
profuse
sagacious
contagion
imperial
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
n: spreading of disease
adj: majestic; of great size or superior quality
profuse
adj: given or poured forth freely and abundantly; plentiful
sagacious
adj: wise; showing sound judgment
20 terms
Poe's Masque of the Red Death/ The Devil and Tom Walker Vocabulary
Pestilence
Sagacious
Dominion
Imperial
(n) serious, contagious infectious disease
(adj) wise, shrewd
(n) sovereignty, control
(adj) of an empire
Pestilence
(n) serious, contagious infectious disease
Sagacious
(adj) wise, shrewd
35 terms
Vocabulary for Edgar Allan Poe's "Masque of the Red Death"
pestilence
dissolution
ban
dauntless
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between…
a decree that prohibits something
Invaluable to fear or intimidation
pestilence
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
dissolution
the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between…
35 terms
Edgar Allan Poe's "The Masque of the Red Death" Vocab Terms
pestilence
dissolution
ban
dauntless
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
the termination or disintegration of a relationship
a decree that prohibits something
invulnerable to fear or intimidation
pestilence
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
dissolution
the termination or disintegration of a relationship
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