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steinbeck
where and when was Steinbeck born
in what year and what school did Stein…
did Steinbeck take a degree
during the 5 years after his courses w…
Salinas, CA 1902
1919-1925 Stanford University
no
supported himself as a laborer and journalist in NYC and then…
where and when was Steinbeck born
Salinas, CA 1902
in what year and what school did Stein…
1919-1925 Stanford University
Steinbeck
to be born to a middle class family
to develop one's outlook
sharp contrasts
farmhand
родиться в семье среднего класса
развивать/формировать кругозор/ мировоззрение
резкие противоречия
сельскохозяйственный рабочий
to be born to a middle class family
родиться в семье среднего класса
to develop one's outlook
развивать/формировать кругозор/ мировоззрение
18 terms
Steinbeck
dialect
syntax
Describe how John Steinbeck was influe…
imagery
...
sentence structure
Pacific Grove is a small town where many of the houses are ho…
use concrete details to create a picture, or appeal to senses…
dialect
...
syntax
sentence structure
6 terms
Steinbeck
Emerge
Restless
Bindle
Imitate
To come out into view
Cannot sit still, always moving
A bag used by homeless people to carry everything they own
To copy exactly
Emerge
To come out into view
Restless
Cannot sit still, always moving
15 terms
Steinbeck
Dispersal
Embankment
Plodding
Frantic
Distrabution, circulation
Stone or earth to support a structure.
Walking or moving heavily.
Hurried, freaking out.
Dispersal
Distrabution, circulation
Embankment
Stone or earth to support a structure.
5 terms
steinbeck
bindle
triumphantly
lumbered
contemplated
rolled pack
victoriously; successfully
moved heavily and noisily
considered
bindle
rolled pack
triumphantly
victoriously; successfully
Steinbeck
Born in
Setting of many of stories
teen years
Stanford University
Salinus, CA in 1902
Salinus
work as hired hand on ranches
enrolled in 1919; left without a degree
Born in
Salinus, CA in 1902
Setting of many of stories
Salinus
10 terms
Steinbeck
Salinas, California
Tried to be a freelance writer
New York City
Agrarian California
Where was Steinbeck born?
What did he do in New York?
Where did he die?
What did he write about mostly
Salinas, California
Where was Steinbeck born?
Tried to be a freelance writer
What did he do in New York?
15 terms
Steinbeck
Dispersal
Plodding
Embankment
Frantic
Distribution, circulation, spreading.
Walking or moving heavily; trudging.
A mound of earth or stone built to support a structure
Hurried, excited, anxious, marked by frenzy
Dispersal
Distribution, circulation, spreading.
Plodding
Walking or moving heavily; trudging.
Steinbeck
Dispersal
Plodding
Embankment
Frantic
Distribution circulation spreading
Walking heavily
A mound of stone to support a structure
Freaking out
Dispersal
Distribution circulation spreading
Plodding
Walking heavily
15 terms
Steinbeck
Dispersal
Plodding
Embankment
Frantic
Distribution, circulation.
Walking or moving heavily.
A mound of earth or stone built to hold back water or to supp…
Hurried, excited, anxious, marked, by frenzy
Dispersal
Distribution, circulation.
Plodding
Walking or moving heavily.
15 terms
Steinbeck
Dispersal
Foreshadowing
Tramp
Bindle
Distribution, circulation, spreading
Clues or events that will hint at what will happen in the fut…
A person who travels from place to place on foot in search of…
A slang term for a bundle of bedding carried by a hobo
Dispersal
Distribution, circulation, spreading
Foreshadowing
Clues or events that will hint at what will happen in the fut…
24 terms
steinbeck
February 27, 1902
Salinas, California
Pacific Grove
1929
Birthdate
Place of birth
Family's summer cottage in LA
Cup of Gold
February 27, 1902
Birthdate
Salinas, California
Place of birth
21 terms
Steinbeck
Year born and died
What state and town was he born in?
What month and day was he born on?
Fathers Name
1902 and 1968
Salinas, California
February 27
John Ernest Steinbeck
Year born and died
1902 and 1968
What state and town was he born in?
Salinas, California
Steinbeck
"literature is as old as speech. It gr…
John steinbeck
Born in (blank) (year)
Parents?
John Steinbeck, Nobel prize acceptance speech, 1962
1902-1968
(blank)=Salinas Cali. (year=1902)
John Steinbeck Sr., Olive Steinbeck
"literature is as old as speech. It gr…
John Steinbeck, Nobel prize acceptance speech, 1962
John steinbeck
1902-1968
16 terms
Steinbeck
What child was he?
Rich or Poor?
What was his mother obsessed with?
What did he envy?
Third
Not rich
Success
Ranch workers lives
What child was he?
Third
Rich or Poor?
Not rich
17 terms
Steinbeck
Years of Birth and Death
What were his parents like?
What did his mother encourage him and…
What was john good at in school?
1902-1968
Dad: Large, Gentle Mom: Teacher
Literacy Efforts
Essay writing
Years of Birth and Death
1902-1968
What were his parents like?
Dad: Large, Gentle Mom: Teacher
132 terms
Steinbeck
to be born to a middle class family
to develop one's outlook
sharp contrasts
farmhand
родиться в семье среднего класса
развивать/формировать кругозор/ мировоззрение
резкие противоречия
сельскохозяйственный рабочий
to be born to a middle class family
родиться в семье среднего класса
to develop one's outlook
развивать/формировать кругозор/ мировоззрение
20 terms
Steinbeck
Steinbeck was born in
His mother was a
His father was a
In his _____ year he told his parents…
Salinas, CA
Teacher
Treasurer for Monterey Co.
Freshman
Steinbeck was born in
Salinas, CA
His mother was a
Teacher
50 terms
Steinbeck test
swamper
ticking
stable buck
cesspool
handyman; someone who performs odd jobs such as cleaning (Can…
a strong cotton fabric, usually twilled, used especially in m…
a black man who works in a stable.
a cistern, well, or pit for retaining the sediment of a drain…
swamper
handyman; someone who performs odd jobs such as cleaning (Can…
ticking
a strong cotton fabric, usually twilled, used especially in m…
12 terms
Steinbeck Vocab
Pulitzer Prize
poignant
guardianship
migrant
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
one who is legally responsible for the care and management of…
one who moves from place to place by change, instinct or plan
Pulitzer Prize
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
poignant
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
7 terms
Steinbeck vocab
benign
sardonic
ostentatious
belligerent
(adj.) gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favor…
(adj.) grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
(adj.) marked by conspicuous or pretentious display, showy
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.…
benign
(adj.) gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favor…
sardonic
(adj.) grimly or scornfully mocking, bitterly sarcastic
12 terms
Steinbeck Review
Where and when did Steinbeck discover…
What was Steinbeck's first novel?
What is a fable?
What is a moral
In 1940 on a fishing trip with Ed Ricketts
Cup of Gold in 1929
can be described as a tale that has a message in its narrativ…
a lesson
Where and when did Steinbeck discover…
In 1940 on a fishing trip with Ed Ricketts
What was Steinbeck's first novel?
Cup of Gold in 1929
John Steinbeck
What is referred to as John Steinbeck'…
When was John Steinbeck born?
When did John Steinbeck die?
How many children did he have?
The Grapes of Wrath
February 27, 1902
December 20, 1968
2
What is referred to as John Steinbeck'…
The Grapes of Wrath
When was John Steinbeck born?
February 27, 1902
15 terms
John Steinbeck
When and where was John Steinbeck born?
Name one of John Steinbeck's banned bo…
Which book was his favorite?
Who inspired him and became his favori…
1902 Salinas Valley, CA
The Grapes of Wrath
East of Eden
Edith
When and where was John Steinbeck born?
1902 Salinas Valley, CA
Name one of John Steinbeck's banned bo…
The Grapes of Wrath
10 terms
Steinbeck vocab
Livelihood
Mecca
Migrant
Squalor
A means of securing the necessities of life
A place that attracts people of a particular group
A worker who moves from place to place to do seasonal work
A state of being extremely dirty and unpleaseant
Livelihood
A means of securing the necessities of life
Mecca
A place that attracts people of a particular group
Steinbeck vocabulary
Thrives
Omen
Inexplicade
Reluctance
Does well; prosper
Signs of bad or good events that may take place in the future
Impossible to explain
Hesitation; unwillingness
Thrives
Does well; prosper
Omen
Signs of bad or good events that may take place in the future
25 terms
Steinbeck vocab
Anguish
Brusque
Juncture
Morose
Expressing severe mental or physical pain
Abrupt in manner
A point in time made critical or important by concurrence of…
Gloomy or ill-humored
Anguish
Expressing severe mental or physical pain
Brusque
Abrupt in manner
Steinbeck vocab
Impelled
Promulgated
Emasculated
Cloistered
To cause someone to feel a strong need or desire to do someth…
To make known to many people
To make a man feel less masculine
Separated from world/protected from everyday problems
Impelled
To cause someone to feel a strong need or desire to do someth…
Promulgated
To make known to many people
25 terms
Steinbeck Vocab
Dissipated
Bemused
Dispersal
Germinate
Disperse or scatter
Perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements
Distributing over a wide area
produce bud or branches
Dissipated
Disperse or scatter
Bemused
Perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements
Steinbeck Vocab
celestial
gusty
reluctance
inexplicable
having to do with the sky or heavens
windy
unwillingness
hard to explain or impossible to understand
celestial
having to do with the sky or heavens
gusty
windy
12 terms
Steinbeck Vocab
Pulitzer Prize
poignant
guardianship
migrant
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
one who is legally responsible for the care and management of…
one who moves from place to place by chance, instinct or plan
Pulitzer Prize
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
poignant
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
25 terms
Steinbeck Vocab
anguished
ashamedly
belligerently
bewildered
showing an agonizing physical or mental pain
showing a feeling of guilt
hostility; aggressively
confused; befuddled
anguished
showing an agonizing physical or mental pain
ashamedly
showing a feeling of guilt
12 terms
Steinbeck Vocabulary
Pulitzer Prize
poignant
guardianship
migrant
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
one who is legally responsible for the care and management of…
one who moves from place to place by change, instinct, or plan
Pulitzer Prize
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
poignant
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
12 terms
Steinbeck Vocabulary
Pulitzer Prize
poignant
guardianship
migrant
(n.) one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literatur…
(adj.) keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; t…
(n.) one who is legally responsible for the care and manageme…
(n.) one who moves from place to place by chance, instinct or…
Pulitzer Prize
(n.) one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literatur…
poignant
(adj.) keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; t…
Steinbeck Vocab
Pulitzer Prize (and)
poignant - (adj.)
guardianship - (n.)
migrant -(n.)
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
one who is legally responsible for the care and management of…
one who moves from place to place by chance, instinct or plan
Pulitzer Prize (and)
one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, mu…
poignant - (adj.)
keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; touching
12 terms
Steinbeck Vocab
Pulitzer Prize
poignant
guardianship
migrant
(n.) one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literatur…
(adj.) keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; t…
(n.) one who is legally responsible for the care and manageme…
(n.) one who moves from place to place by chance, instinct or…
Pulitzer Prize
(n.) one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literatur…
poignant
(adj.) keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; t…
10 terms
Steinbeck Breakfast
Seep
Flick
Rusty
Scuffle
Slowly come through as if through small gaps
To shine unsteadily
Oxidized metal due to excess exposure
to walk by dragging one's feet
Seep
Slowly come through as if through small gaps
Flick
To shine unsteadily
John Steinbeck
Currycomb
Contemplative
Chambray
Corral
metal comb used to groom horses
studying, thinking, reflecting on an issue
lightweight fabric with coloured warp and white filling
collect or gather
Currycomb
metal comb used to groom horses
Contemplative
studying, thinking, reflecting on an issue
12 terms
Steinbeck Vocabulary
Pulitzer Prize
poignant
guardianship
migrant
(n.) one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literatur…
(adj.) keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; t…
(n.) one who is legally responsible for the care and manageme…
(n.) one who moves from place to place by chance, instinct or…
Pulitzer Prize
(n.) one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literatur…
poignant
(adj.) keenly distressing to the mind or profoundly moving; t…
35 terms
Steinbeck Quiz
Steinbeck was often criticized for bei…
He wrote books about people who belong…
John Steinbeck was born on Feb. 27th 1…
As a child, he was socially awkward and
common
the land, underdog
Salinas, California
shy
Steinbeck was often criticized for bei…
common
He wrote books about people who belong…
the land, underdog
23 terms
Steinbeck Quiz
year of birth
year of death
hometown which influenced his writing
University
1902
1968
Salinas Valley of California
Stanford, never graduated
year of birth
1902
year of death
1968
12 terms
Steinbeck test
Steinbeck's early life
Steinbeck work and influences
John Steinbeck novels
major awards
few books, loved writing, 3 sisters
he and his mom shared love of writing
grapes of wrath, tortilla flat, of mice and men, cannery row,…
pulitzer prize for the grapes of wrath, the nobel prize in 19…
Steinbeck's early life
few books, loved writing, 3 sisters
Steinbeck work and influences
he and his mom shared love of writing
John Steinbeck
Where was he born?
What year was he born?
Where did he go to school (he didn't g…
He went to New York to establish himse…
Salinas, California
1902
Stanford
free-lance writer
Where was he born?
Salinas, California
What year was he born?
1902
18 terms
John Steinbeck
Birthdate?
Favorite book?
Where did he graduate high school?
What was his first novel?
February 27, 1902
Morte d' Arthur (Malory)
Salinas High School
Cup of Gold
Birthdate?
February 27, 1902
Favorite book?
Morte d' Arthur (Malory)
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…
24 terms
John Steinbeck
birth date
birth place
# of siblings
inspiration for novel
feb 27 1902
salinas, CA (setting of novel)
3, all sisters
salinas countryside and pacific ocean, worked summers as hire…
birth date
feb 27 1902
birth place
salinas, CA (setting of novel)
John Steinbeck
Early Life
Early Career
Success
WW2
Born 2/27/1902 in salinas california. Father worked a bunch o…
Moved to NYC after leaving Stanford and worked in constructio…
Steinbeck's first few novels did not receive success until he…
Steinbeck worked as a war correspondent for the New York Hera…
Early Life
Born 2/27/1902 in salinas california. Father worked a bunch o…
Early Career
Moved to NYC after leaving Stanford and worked in constructio…
24 terms
John Steinbeck
Febuary 27, 1902
Salinas valley in California
Three
Happy home
John Steinbeck was born ____
He was born in the ____
He had ____ sisters
He lived in a ____
Febuary 27, 1902
John Steinbeck was born ____
Salinas valley in California
He was born in the ____
John Steinbeck
Wrote ___ books.
Wrote ___ novels.
Wrote ___ non-fiction.
Wrote ___ collections of short stories.
27
16
6
5
Wrote ___ books.
27
Wrote ___ novels.
16
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