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7 terms
English 2 short story
imperceptibly (adv)
furtively (adv)
apathy (n)
encroaching (adj)
so slowly or slightly as to be barely noticeable
secretively; sneakily
lack of interest or emotion
intruding on, especially in a gradual manner
imperceptibly (adv)
so slowly or slightly as to be barely noticeable
furtively (adv)
secretively; sneakily
10 terms
CJHS English 8 Short Story List #2
acute
authentic
compensation
derision
(adjective) keen; sharp; sensitive
(adjective) genuine; real
(noun) something, such as money, received as payment
(noun) contempt; ridicule; mockery
acute
(adjective) keen; sharp; sensitive
authentic
(adjective) genuine; real
48 terms
English 2 Short Story Review
Short Story
Short Story
Elements of a Short Story
External conflict
Doesn't have deeply complex characters
Doesn't have a complicated plot
Plot, setting, conflict, resolution, theme, characters
struggle between two characters, between an individual and a…
Short Story
Doesn't have deeply complex characters
Short Story
Doesn't have a complicated plot
27 terms
Short Story English 2 Assessment
protagonist
antagonist
Speaker
First Person point of view
The central character of a literary work.
The character who opposes the main character.
The voice that is speaking in a piece of literature
uses pronouns "I" and "Me"
protagonist
The central character of a literary work.
antagonist
The character who opposes the main character.
22 terms
English 2 short stories
prodigy
listlessly
mesmerizing
discordant
child having extraordinary talent
without energy or interest
fascinating
clashing, not harmonious
prodigy
child having extraordinary talent
listlessly
without energy or interest
15 terms
English short story 2
Cliché
Climax
Conflicts
Internal conflict
A word or phrase often a figure speech that has become lifele…
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity susp…
The struggle between opposing forces or characters in the story
Involving opposing forces within a persons mind
Cliché
A word or phrase often a figure speech that has become lifele…
Climax
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity susp…
10 terms
English Short Stories 2
Aesthetic
Doleful
Fervent
Procure
adj. pleasing to the eye
adj. sad, depressed, full of sorrow
adj. having or showing great enthusiasm
v. to obtain something
Aesthetic
adj. pleasing to the eye
Doleful
adj. sad, depressed, full of sorrow
46 terms
English 2 Short Stories
Jack Finney
W. W. Jacobs
Saki (H. H. Munro)
3rd person limited
Author of The Contents of a Dead Man's Pocket
Author of Monkey's Paw
Author of The Open Window
Monkey's Paw point of view
Jack Finney
Author of The Contents of a Dead Man's Pocket
W. W. Jacobs
Author of Monkey's Paw
54 terms
English Short Story #2
imagery types
allegory
motif
different types of irony
Visual ... Tactile... gustatory... aural... olfactory
all the characters, actions and events in the story stand for…
a reccuring thematic element
verbal... dramatic... simple/situation
imagery types
Visual ... Tactile... gustatory... aural... olfactory
allegory
all the characters, actions and events in the story stand for…
13 terms
English short story 2
Immutable
Peripheral
Philistine
Pious
Never changing
On edge; unimportant
One who lacks culture or taste
Religious; devount
Immutable
Never changing
Peripheral
On edge; unimportant
26 terms
English Short Story #2
warrens
titanic
paranoia
tremulous
a place where rabbits breed or abound; a building or area con…
of or containing titanium, especially in the trivalent state
base less or excessive suspicion of the motives of others
characterized bu trembling, as from fear, nervousness, or wea…
warrens
a place where rabbits breed or abound; a building or area con…
titanic
of or containing titanium, especially in the trivalent state
20 terms
Short Stories #2-English
brusque
indignation
swagger
contempt
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough:
strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive,…
to walk or strut with a defiant or insolent air.
the feeling with which a person regards anything considered m…
brusque
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough:
indignation
strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive,…
10 terms
Short English Sentences 2
She should have called us by now.
There is no chance that you (pl.) will…
If only we had known that sooner.
Up until then, I thought that the answ…
Lei avrebbe dovuto chimarci à questa'ora
Non c'e una possibilità che lo troviate.
...
...
She should have called us by now.
Lei avrebbe dovuto chimarci à questa'ora
There is no chance that you (pl.) will…
Non c'e una possibilità che lo troviate.
20 terms
English short stories 2
author of night
emaciated
avidly
meager
Elie Wiesel
Extremely thin
Eagerly
inadequate in amount or quantity
author of night
Elie Wiesel
emaciated
Extremely thin
20 terms
English short story 2
Author of "The Bass, The River, and Sh…
Author of "Boys and Girls"
Author of "The First Seven Years"
Author of "Where Have You Gone, Charmi…
W.D. Wetherell
Alice Munro
Bernard Malamud
Tim O'Brien
Author of "The Bass, The River, and Sh…
W.D. Wetherell
Author of "Boys and Girls"
Alice Munro
22 terms
English 2 short stories
Plot
Exposition
Rising action
Climax
The series of events that make up the story or drama/play.
The part of a work of fiction where readers learn about the c…
The suspense builds because complications arise that make the…
Or the turning point of the action, this is when the reader's…
Plot
The series of events that make up the story or drama/play.
Exposition
The part of a work of fiction where readers learn about the c…
8 terms
English short story 2
Preclude
Imputy
Immolation
Abscond
To make impossible especially to a taking action in advance
Freedom from penalty or harm
Death or destruction
To go away suddenly and secretly
Preclude
To make impossible especially to a taking action in advance
Imputy
Freedom from penalty or harm
37 terms
English: short story #2
point-of-view
first person narrator
pros of first person narrator
cons of first person narrator
the way in which the story is told
story is told from main characters point of view
you get to know and understand the main character better
the first person could be unreliable, insane or naïve
point-of-view
the way in which the story is told
first person narrator
story is told from main characters point of view
14 terms
english short 2
gallop
compartmentalize
bane
nudge
bežať cvalom
rozčleniť, roztriediť
prekliatie
šťuchnúť
gallop
bežať cvalom
compartmentalize
rozčleniť, roztriediť
17 terms
English 2 Short Stories
The Fly
The Mastique of Red Death
The Devil And Tom Walker
Wine on the Desert
Katharine Mansfield
Edgar Allen Poe
Washington Irving
Max Brand
The Fly
Katharine Mansfield
The Mastique of Red Death
Edgar Allen Poe
43 terms
English 2 short stories
prodigy
listlessly
mesmerizing
discordant
child having extraordinary talent
without energy or interest
fascinating
clashing, not harmonious
prodigy
child having extraordinary talent
listlessly
without energy or interest
25 terms
English Short Stories 2
inaugurate
exhilarate
paraphernalia
squander
to make formal begging of
to make merry or lively
articles needed for a particular event or activity
to spend or use wastefully
inaugurate
to make formal begging of
exhilarate
to make merry or lively
20 terms
english: short stories #2
veto
importunity
incessantly
prolong
command against
insistent solicitation and entreaty
without interruption
lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer
veto
command against
importunity
insistent solicitation and entreaty
10 terms
English Short Fiction #2
Antiseptic
Avatar
Manifest
Ebb
Scrupulously clean
An electronic image that represents and is manipulated by the…
To make evident or certain by showing or displaying
To fall from a higher to lower level or from a better to wors…
Antiseptic
Scrupulously clean
Avatar
An electronic image that represents and is manipulated by the…
20 terms
English 2(short stories)
Adorn
Coddle
Assuage
Surreptitious
...
...
...
...
Adorn
...
Coddle
...
20 terms
English vocab 2 short stories
Essentialism
Femme fatale
Feminism
Figurative language
the belief that things have a set of characteristics that mak…
a seductive woman who lures men into dangerous or compromisin…
the advocacy of women's rights on the ground of the equality…
figurative language is a word of phrase that departs from eve…
Essentialism
the belief that things have a set of characteristics that mak…
Femme fatale
a seductive woman who lures men into dangerous or compromisin…
18 terms
English M2 : unit 4 ( part two)- short list
a 2-week break
go abroad
weather
seaside resort
een vakantie van 2 weken
naar het buitenland gaan
weer
badplaats
a 2-week break
een vakantie van 2 weken
go abroad
naar het buitenland gaan
10 terms
CJHS Honors English 8 Short Story List #2
obscure
askew
deterioration
commence
(verb/adjective) to hide; hidden
(adjective) crooked; out of line
(noun) worsening; decline
(verb) to begin
obscure
(verb/adjective) to hide; hidden
askew
(adjective) crooked; out of line
30 terms
English 2 Short Story Terms
Protagonist
Antagonist
Theme
Internal Conflict
The central character in a story, usually the character whom…
The character or force in direct opposition to the protagonist
An author's message or lesson about life, usually demonstrate…
A struggle that takes place entirely within a character (depr…
Protagonist
The central character in a story, usually the character whom…
Antagonist
The character or force in direct opposition to the protagonist
21 terms
English 2 (short story) Notes
Characteristics
Elements
Edgar A Poe
Remember****
1. Limited number of characters... 2. Restricted setting... 3. Narr…
narrator, mood/tone, imagery, POV, characterization, setting,…
The father of Short Stories(SS)
meant to be read in one sitting
Characteristics
1. Limited number of characters... 2. Restricted setting... 3. Narr…
Elements
narrator, mood/tone, imagery, POV, characterization, setting,…
10 terms
English - Short Story Vocabulary List #2
Baleful:
Audible:
Assurance:
Condemn:
threatening, evil
able to be hear
confidence
sentence to a punishment
Baleful:
threatening, evil
Audible:
able to be hear
20 terms
English Spelling - Lesson 3.2 - Short e
spend
melt
kennel
step
spend
melt
10 terms
Dauenhauer English I Short Story #2
A withholding of knowledge
situational, dramatic, verbal
Montresor gets away with murder.
The audience knows something the chara…
What is the meaning of the Greek word that is the origin of t…
What are the three types of irony?
What is the end of the "Cask of Amontillado"?
dramatic irony
A withholding of knowledge
What is the meaning of the Greek word that is the origin of t…
situational, dramatic, verbal
What are the three types of irony?
20 terms
English 9 - Vocabulary 2 - Short Story Unit
sullen
imminent
iridescent
serene
gloomy; resentful
near; about to happen
displaying a shifting range of colors
calm; peaceful
sullen
gloomy; resentful
imminent
near; about to happen
11 terms
English Short Story List 2
assonance
connotation
diction
fable
2 or more words that repeat the same vowel but start with dif…
a different meaning of the word-- not the dictionary definition
the choice and use of words in a piece of writing
a short tale that teaches a moral lesson
assonance
2 or more words that repeat the same vowel but start with dif…
connotation
a different meaning of the word-- not the dictionary definition
10 terms
English Short story vocab 2
Admonish
Akimbo
Lassitude
Licentious
v. - to caution, advise, or counsel against something; mildly…
adj. - with hand on hip and elbow bent outward
n. - weariness of body or mind from strain, oppressive climat…
adj. - sexually unrestrained; lascivious; libertine; lewd; im…
Admonish
v. - to caution, advise, or counsel against something; mildly…
Akimbo
adj. - with hand on hip and elbow bent outward
15 terms
English Short Stories Vocab #2
Acute
Affable
Audacity
Chaos
(Adj.) highly perspective, sharp, intense
(Adj.) friendly
(N) bold or arrogant
(N) lack of social order, lawlessness
Acute
(Adj.) highly perspective, sharp, intense
Affable
(Adj.) friendly
25 terms
English- Short story-List 2
Abscond
Accosted
Aperture
Catacombs
Verb run away; usually includes taking something or somebody…
Verb approached and spoke to in a bold way; confronted
Noun an man- made opening; usually small; a device that contr…
Noun a series of grave sites in an underground burial place;…
Abscond
Verb run away; usually includes taking something or somebody…
Accosted
Verb approached and spoke to in a bold way; confronted
37 terms
English short story 2 vocabulary
Motley 1.
Impunity 1.
Immolation 1.
Abscond 1.
The costume of a court jester
Freedom from penalty or harm
Death or distruction
To go away suddenly and secretly
Motley 1.
The costume of a court jester
Impunity 1.
Freedom from penalty or harm
33 terms
English Short Story Vocab 2
afflicted
forestall
abandonment
aquiver
tortured, tormented; affected by serious illness or pain
to prevent something from happening
with careless freedom or ease; without inhibition
quivering ; shaking
afflicted
tortured, tormented; affected by serious illness or pain
forestall
to prevent something from happening
18 terms
English 2 honors short story idea
setting
plot
characterization
flat character
the time and place of the story
exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution
the process of revealing the personality of a character
a simple character who does not display internal conflicts
setting
the time and place of the story
plot
exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution
20 terms
English Short Story Vocab 2
Inevitable
Incandescent
Dubious
Furtive
Adj; Not to be avoided
Adj; Shining brightly; white hot
Adj; doubtful
Adj; Stealthy; secretive
Inevitable
Adj; Not to be avoided
Incandescent
Adj; Shining brightly; white hot
19 terms
English short story terms (2)
allusion
conflict
flashback
foreshadowing
a reference to something well known
man vs man/ man vs society/ man vs self/ man vs. nature
fill in information from the past
showing what will happen in the future(a hint or a clue)
allusion
a reference to something well known
conflict
man vs man/ man vs society/ man vs self/ man vs. nature
18 terms
English 2 short story vocab
Doughty
Prosaic
Avaricious
Furtively
Brave
Ordinary
Greedy for riches
Secretive
Doughty
Brave
Prosaic
Ordinary
37 terms
English 2 short story vocab
Profusely
Boisterous
Reprimand
Paraphernalia
Exhibiting great abundance
Very noisy and active in a lively way
A severe or formal criticism
Objects that are used to do a particular activity
Profusely
Exhibiting great abundance
Boisterous
Very noisy and active in a lively way
125 terms
Short Stories Hons. English 2
Author of the Lottery
Setting of the lottery
Themes of the Lottery
Symbols of the Lottery
Shirley Jackson
Happy, calm, a place not meant for killing. Gives good irony,…
Blindly following tradition, gender roles(patriarchal society…
The black spot/box, allegorical names (Mr.Summers), wood chip…
Author of the Lottery
Shirley Jackson
Setting of the lottery
Happy, calm, a place not meant for killing. Gives good irony,…
14 terms
English short story vocab (2)
Seldom
Reluctant
Summoned
Endear
Not often rarely (infrequent, not common) adv./adj.
Unwilling and hesitant; disinclined (unenthusiastic, resistan…
urgently call on someone to be present, especially as a defen…
Cause to be loved or liked (captivate) v.
Seldom
Not often rarely (infrequent, not common) adv./adj.
Reluctant
Unwilling and hesitant; disinclined (unenthusiastic, resistan…
89 terms
English 2 Honors - Short Story
Setting
Give the story truth/believability, co…
Mood
Connotation
When and where the stroy takes place; established through det…
What can setting do?
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for readers; esta…
All meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests
Setting
When and where the stroy takes place; established through det…
Give the story truth/believability, co…
What can setting do?
English Short Story Part 2
Plot... Characters... Setting... Point of View…
Plot
Characters
Setting
What are the 5 elements of a short story?
This element of a short story is a sequence of events that be…
This element of a short story includes people or animals who…
This element of a short story is the time and place of the ac…
Plot... Characters... Setting... Point of View…
What are the 5 elements of a short story?
Plot
This element of a short story is a sequence of events that be…
27 terms
English short story vocab 2
disconsolate
exorbitant
privation
incessantly
without consolation
exceeding the bounds of custom
the state of being deprived.
continuing without interruption
disconsolate
without consolation
exorbitant
exceeding the bounds of custom
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