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15 terms
Short Story Final: Stories
Metamorphosis... by Franz Kafka
Code Blue... by Ann Hood
Araby... by James Joyce
The Dead... by James Joyce
Oneiric Realism... Third Person Limited-Omniscient... (focalizer =…
Realism... Third Person Limited-Omniscient... (focalizer = Iris)... Ch…
Realism... First Person... (narrator = boy)... Characters:... Boy... Mangan'…
Realism... Third Person Limited-Omniscient... (focalizer = Gabriel)…
Metamorphosis... by Franz Kafka
Oneiric Realism... Third Person Limited-Omniscient... (focalizer =…
Code Blue... by Ann Hood
Realism... Third Person Limited-Omniscient... (focalizer = Iris)... Ch…
12 terms
Short Stories Final
"The Darling" by Chekov
"A Rose For Emily" by Faulkner
"That Evening Sun" by Faulkner
"Desiree's Baby" by Chopin
OLGA: beautiful young woman but has no sense of identity, lov…
EMILY: an old woman, reclusive, lives off the city after her…
NANCY: family maid (black), balances laundry on her head but…
MADAME VALMONDE: Desiree's mother, found her as a child and l…
"The Darling" by Chekov
OLGA: beautiful young woman but has no sense of identity, lov…
"A Rose For Emily" by Faulkner
EMILY: an old woman, reclusive, lives off the city after her…
26 terms
Short story final test
Setting
Characters
Antagonist
Protagonist
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
the participants in a story
the "bad guy" or villain, causes trouble within the plot of t…
"good guy" or hero/heroine
Setting
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
Characters
the participants in a story
Short Story Final- Stories and Authors
"Young Goodman Brown"
"The Tell-Tale Heart"
"The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tar…
"The Storm"
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Edgar Allen Poe
Herman Melville
Kate Chopin
"Young Goodman Brown"
Nathaniel Hawthorne
"The Tell-Tale Heart"
Edgar Allen Poe
55 terms
Short Stories - Vocab Finals
indifferent
apathy
obscure
ambiguous
not caring one way or the other; lacking a preference neutral
lack of emotion or interest
unclear; clouded; partially hidden; hard to understand
having more that one meaning; vague
indifferent
not caring one way or the other; lacking a preference neutral
apathy
lack of emotion or interest
26 terms
Short story final test
Setting
Characters
Antagonist
Protagonist
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
the participants in a story
the "bad guy" or villain, causes trouble within the plot of t…
"good guy" or hero/heroine
Setting
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
Characters
the participants in a story
26 terms
Short story final test
Setting
Characters
Antagonist
Protagonist
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
the participants in a story
the "bad guy" or villain, causes trouble within the plot of t…
"good guy" or hero/heroine
Setting
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
Characters
the participants in a story
39 terms
Kick Final (Short Stories)
The Necklace
The Most Dangerous Game
The Perfect Storm
The Gift of Magi
Guy de Maupassant ... 1884... Theme: if you don't like who you are,…
Richard Connell... 1924... Theme: if you are not careful, you can b…
Sebastian Junger ... 1997... Theme: man can be conceited and think…
O. Henry ... 1906... Theme: no one is too poor to give and no one i…
The Necklace
Guy de Maupassant ... 1884... Theme: if you don't like who you are,…
The Most Dangerous Game
Richard Connell... 1924... Theme: if you are not careful, you can b…
62 terms
English Final: Short Stories
The Lottery Author
The Lottery Setting
The Lottery Point of View
The Lottery Exposition
Shirley Jackson
June 27th, 10 A.M.... Utopian Day... Rural Community
3rd Person Dramatic... Promotes final stoning sequence
The background and history of the lottery (and the black box)
The Lottery Author
Shirley Jackson
The Lottery Setting
June 27th, 10 A.M.... Utopian Day... Rural Community
26 terms
Short story final test
Setting
Characters
Antagonist
Protagonist
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
the participants in a story
the "bad guy" or villain, causes trouble within the plot of t…
"good guy" or hero/heroine
Setting
background against which the story takes place, includes date…
Characters
the participants in a story
16 terms
English Short Stories Final
Maitre Hauchecome
Guy de Maupassant
Maitre Malandain
Maitre Holbreque
picked up the piece of string, and was accused of stealing mo…
author
harness maker, accused Mr. Hauchecome of stealing money
the man whose pocketbook was stolen
Maitre Hauchecome
picked up the piece of string, and was accused of stealing mo…
Guy de Maupassant
author
11 terms
Short Stories- Finals
Most Dangerous Game
Lady and the Tiger
Walter Mitty
Cask of Amontillado
A man is stranded on an island after falling off a boat and h…
A young man fell in love with the princess and the king puts…
A man who has a boring life daydreams at the worst moments. I…
A man got tired of another man making fun of him and teasing…
Most Dangerous Game
A man is stranded on an island after falling off a boat and h…
Lady and the Tiger
A young man fell in love with the princess and the king puts…
50 terms
Short Stories Finals
What is the exposition in The Most Dan…
What is the inciting incident for The…
What is the rising action for TMDG?
What is the climax for TMDG?
Whitney, Rainsford, Ivan, and Zaroff; Suspenseful; Ship-Trap…
Zaroff states he will hunt Rainsford
the chase and traps that Rainsford sets up in the jungle
Rainsford dives off cliff into the water below
What is the exposition in The Most Dan…
Whitney, Rainsford, Ivan, and Zaroff; Suspenseful; Ship-Trap…
What is the inciting incident for The…
Zaroff states he will hunt Rainsford
12 terms
Short Stories characters for finals
Pakhom
Bashkirs Tribe
Sisters
Sekhar
Greedy. Dies. Maybe dynamic character. Tempted by devil.
Simple. Generous. Don't desire much. Content. Chill.
They start the whole conflict on who is better.
Teacher. Decides to tell the truth all day. He makes his wife…
Pakhom
Greedy. Dies. Maybe dynamic character. Tempted by devil.
Bashkirs Tribe
Simple. Generous. Don't desire much. Content. Chill.
22 terms
Short Stories Final
Rising action (complication)
Falling action
Diction
Imagery
The character takes action to resolve the conflict
All loose ends of the plot are tied up. The conflict(s) and c…
Voice refers to the writer's use of language and overall styl…
Words that call forth a response from our senses- sight, smel…
Rising action (complication)
The character takes action to resolve the conflict
Falling action
All loose ends of the plot are tied up. The conflict(s) and c…
32 terms
short stories FINAL
Ji-li Jiang
an yi
song po po
father, mother, grandma, ji-yun, ji-yong
main character of red scarf girl
Ji-li's bestfriend
RSG: old house keeper
RSG: Ji-lings family
Ji-li Jiang
main character of red scarf girl
an yi
Ji-li's bestfriend
13 terms
Short Stories Final
author of most dangerous game
setting of MDG
author of sound of thunder
setting of SOT
Richard Connel
WW1, on an unknown Caribbean island
Ray Bradbury
in 2055, in the U.S.
author of most dangerous game
Richard Connel
setting of MDG
WW1, on an unknown Caribbean island
Short stories final
Sherwood anderson
Ring Lardner
James thurber
James Thurber 2
Hands
Haircut
The unicorn in the garden
Mr problem gets rid of his wife
Sherwood anderson
Hands
Ring Lardner
Haircut
8 terms
Final 1 short stories
The necklace
The lady and the tiger
The interloopers
Animal farm
Guy de Maupassant and honesty is best
Frank Stockton and choices have consequences
Saki and hatred is destructive
Gorge Orwell or Eric Blair
The necklace
Guy de Maupassant and honesty is best
The lady and the tiger
Frank Stockton and choices have consequences
16 terms
Short stories FINAL Review
The Sniper
The Cask
A very old man with enormous wings
Harrison Bergeron
Written by Liam O'Flaherty, about a republican who shoots his…
Written by Edger Allen Poe, about Montresor who narrates the…
Written by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, about a old man comes who…
Written by Kurt Vonnegut, About a perfect society where every…
The Sniper
Written by Liam O'Flaherty, about a republican who shoots his…
The Cask
Written by Edger Allen Poe, about Montresor who narrates the…
9 terms
short stories final
The Cask of Amontillado
The Interlopers
The Necklace
How Much Land does a Man Need
edgar allan poe
saki
guy de maupassant
leo tolstoy
The Cask of Amontillado
edgar allan poe
The Interlopers
saki
35 terms
Short Story: Final
The Most Dangerous Game
Hunters in the Snow
The Destructors
How I Met My Husband
Richard Connell
Tobias Wolff
Graham Greene
Alice Munro
The Most Dangerous Game
Richard Connell
Hunters in the Snow
Tobias Wolff
37 terms
Short Stories Final
A significant detail about the friends…
Which of the following lines is from t…
In the "rocking horse winner" why does…
Paul mounts on his rocking horse, dema…
Damon's willingness to go to prison and even be executed for…
"presently the excitement grew more intense still as a swift…
because there is never enough money
luck
A significant detail about the friends…
Damon's willingness to go to prison and even be executed for…
Which of the following lines is from t…
"presently the excitement grew more intense still as a swift…
39 terms
Short Stories Final
High school drop out, becomes a studen…
What does Ray Bradbury write of
What is odd about There Will Come Soft…
What is the only thing left in There W…
Ray Bradbury
Courage and Vision
Nobody is there
A dog
High school drop out, becomes a studen…
Ray Bradbury
What does Ray Bradbury write of
Courage and Vision
20 terms
ELA Short Story Final
dynamic character
static character
protagonist
antagonist
dynamic characters discover something of importance about the…
remains the same throughout the story
main character in the story ; usually makes good choices and…
the person, place, idea or physical force that opposes (acts…
dynamic character
dynamic characters discover something of importance about the…
static character
remains the same throughout the story
final short stories
james thurbert
Gary Soto
Alice Munro
James Hurst
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The Challange
Red Dress
The Scarlet Ibis
james thurbert
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Gary Soto
The Challange
8 terms
Short Stories final
The Necklace
Scarlet Ibis
Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The Most Dangerous game
What makes Maupassant's famous story "The Necklace" so popula…
In "The Scarlet Ibis," the narrator recounts events that occu…
Although Walter Mitty's daydream life has much exciting actio…
"The Most Dangerous Game" takes place on Ship-Trap Island. Ra…
The Necklace
What makes Maupassant's famous story "The Necklace" so popula…
Scarlet Ibis
In "The Scarlet Ibis," the narrator recounts events that occu…
17 terms
short stories final
Mood
tone
story plot curve; Exposition... define&de…
story plot curve; rising action... define…
how the READER feels
the SPEAKERS attitude about what is happening
setting, conflict, and characters are introduced... any relevant…
conflict develops... learn more about the characters... the story b…
Mood
how the READER feels
tone
the SPEAKERS attitude about what is happening
26 terms
short stories final
science fiction
Turning point
Coming of age
Autobiagraphy
fiction-literature that deals with people, places, and event…
A story about an experience that changes a literary character…
Story that tells how a young person matures
An account of a persons life written by that person
science fiction
fiction-literature that deals with people, places, and event…
Turning point
A story about an experience that changes a literary character…
32 terms
short stories FINAL
Ji-li Jiang
an yi
song po po
father, mother, grandma, ji-yun, ji-yong
main character of red scarf girl
Ji-li's bestfriend
RSG: old house keeper
RSG: Ji-lings family
Ji-li Jiang
main character of red scarf girl
an yi
Ji-li's bestfriend
15 terms
Final Short Stories Vocabulary
cassock
artesian
stertorous (ly)
cerulean
(n) a close-fitting ankle-length garment worn especially in... R…
(adj.) involving, relating to, or supplied by the upward move…
(adj) characterized by a harsh snoring or gasping sound
(adj) resembling the blue of the sky
cassock
(n) a close-fitting ankle-length garment worn especially in... R…
artesian
(adj.) involving, relating to, or supplied by the upward move…
19 terms
Short Stories Final
"Hills like White Elephants" (1927)
"The Jilting of Granny Weatherall" (19…
"The Use of Force" (1938)
Joe, Missie May, Otis Slemmons in "The…
Hemingway
Porter
Williams
Hurston
"Hills like White Elephants" (1927)
Hemingway
"The Jilting of Granny Weatherall" (19…
Porter
14 terms
short stories final
malaise
garish
furtive
deft
a general feeling of discomfort, illness, or uneasiness whose…
obtrusively bright and showy; lurid.
attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
neatly skillful and quick in one's movements... demonstrating sk…
malaise
a general feeling of discomfort, illness, or uneasiness whose…
garish
obtrusively bright and showy; lurid.
81 terms
final short stories
acción
amor verdad
apariencias
asesinar
action
true love
appearances
to murder
acción
action
amor verdad
true love
30 terms
short stories final vocab
1. Wizened... 2. Dispossess... 3. Destitute…
Dispossess
Destitute
Succor
...
v. To deprive of actual occupancy, especially of real estate.
(adj.) deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in
Help in time of distress
1. Wizened... 2. Dispossess... 3. Destitute…
...
Dispossess
v. To deprive of actual occupancy, especially of real estate.
16 terms
Final Vocab Short Stories
scrutiny (skroot - nee)
coveted (kuv - ih - tihd)
averted (uh - vurr - tihd)
depreciate (dee - pree - shee - ayt)
noun: the action of inspecting something closely and thoroughly
verb, adj.: to desperately want something; to long/yearn for…
verb, adj.: to turn away; to avoid
verb: make something seem less important; lower the value of
scrutiny (skroot - nee)
noun: the action of inspecting something closely and thoroughly
coveted (kuv - ih - tihd)
verb, adj.: to desperately want something; to long/yearn for…
20 terms
Vocab. Final: Short Stories
Insinuate
Derisive
Craven
Inscrutable
to hint or suggest slyly
contemptuous; mocking
Cowardly
not easily understood; mysterious; unfathomable
Insinuate
to hint or suggest slyly
Derisive
contemptuous; mocking
43 terms
Short stories final
magistrate
countenance
traverse
intrusion
a judge
appearance
To pass over, across, or through
an act of intruding
magistrate
a judge
countenance
appearance
53 terms
short stories - final exam
preclude
impunity
retribution
immolation
to prevent
freedom from being punished or harmed
punishment
destruction
preclude
to prevent
impunity
freedom from being punished or harmed
38 terms
short stories (final)
who wrote "the tell-tale heart"?
what had the old man done to antagoniz…
how did the narrator treat the old man…
how many nights did the narrator pract…
edgar allan poe
nothing
kindly
7
who wrote "the tell-tale heart"?
edgar allan poe
what had the old man done to antagoniz…
nothing
17 terms
Final Exam - Short Stories
Why does Rainsford come to the island?
What is the best evidence that Zaroff…
What type of characterization is the d…
Which character trait of Fortunato's d…
he swims to it after accidentally falling overboard
explains that all cossacks are savage and that he is a cossack
direct characterization
jealousy
Why does Rainsford come to the island?
he swims to it after accidentally falling overboard
What is the best evidence that Zaroff…
explains that all cossacks are savage and that he is a cossack
10 terms
Short stories ELA final
Rikki Tikki Tavi
A Third Wish
Seventh Grade
Suzy & Leah
Kipling
Aiken
Soto
Yolen
Rikki Tikki Tavi
Kipling
A Third Wish
Aiken
12 terms
Poems/Short Stories for Final
We Real Cool
In Flanders Fields
Litany, Questions About Angels (BTW th…
The Negro Speaks of Rivers
Author: Gwendolyn Brooks
Author: Lt. Col. John McCrae
Author: Billy Collins
Author: Langston Hughes
We Real Cool
Author: Gwendolyn Brooks
In Flanders Fields
Author: Lt. Col. John McCrae
24 terms
English Final-Short Stories
hopes to inspire Fortunato to insist o…
allow the person taking revenge to esc…
pride
revenge, to the family's enemies
Montresor tells Fortunato that he plans to have Luchesi judge…
According to Montresor, in order for an act of revenge to be…
What characteristic of both men leads to Montresor's actions…
What does the Montresor family motto promise, and to whom
hopes to inspire Fortunato to insist o…
Montresor tells Fortunato that he plans to have Luchesi judge…
allow the person taking revenge to esc…
According to Montresor, in order for an act of revenge to be…
19 terms
Short Stories- Final Exam
The Overcoat
The Piano Tuner's Wives
The Most Dangerous Game
Button, Button
Author: Nikolai Gogol... The story takes place in St. Petersburg…
Author: William Trevor... The story focuses on a man, Owen Dromg…
Author: Richard Connell... The story takes place on some island…
Author: Richard Matheson... The story takes place in New York, N…
The Overcoat
Author: Nikolai Gogol... The story takes place in St. Petersburg…
The Piano Tuner's Wives
Author: William Trevor... The story focuses on a man, Owen Dromg…
23 terms
ELA Short Story Final
dynamic character
static character
protagonist
antagonist
dynamic characters discover something of importance about the…
remains the same throughout the story
main character in the story ; usually makes good choices and…
the person, place, idea or physical force that opposes (acts…
dynamic character
dynamic characters discover something of importance about the…
static character
remains the same throughout the story
20 terms
Exam Final~Short Stories
Personification
Hyperbole
Metonymy
Simile
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
the substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for t…
comparing two things using like or as
Personification
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
Hyperbole
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
50 terms
English Final: short stories
Exposition
Rising action
climax/conflict
falling action
setting, background information
created by the conflict
main problem in the story
result of the climax
Exposition
setting, background information
Rising action
created by the conflict
7 terms
English final short stories
A Walk to the Jetty
How Much Land does a Man Need
The Metamorphosis
The Most Dangerous Game
Story narrated by Annie John; she is 17 years old, and is lea…
An elder sister from the city visits her younger sister, the…
Gregor Samsa, a traveling salesman, wakes up in his bed to fi…
On a yacht bound for Rio de Janeiro, a passenger named Whitne…
A Walk to the Jetty
Story narrated by Annie John; she is 17 years old, and is lea…
How Much Land does a Man Need
An elder sister from the city visits her younger sister, the…
40 terms
Short Story Final
Tone
Mood
Context Clues
Metaphor
any sound considered with reference to its quality, pitch, st…
a state or quality of feeling at a particular time:
hints that an author gives to help define a difficult or unus…
is a word or phrase that is used to make a comparison between…
Tone
any sound considered with reference to its quality, pitch, st…
Mood
a state or quality of feeling at a particular time:
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