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11 terms
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
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
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
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
5 terms
steinbeck
bindle
triumphantly
lumbered
contemplated
rolled pack
victoriously; successfully
moved heavily and noisily
considered
bindle
rolled pack
triumphantly
victoriously; successfully
20 terms
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
14 terms
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
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
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?
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
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
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
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
15 terms
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
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
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
13 terms
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)
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
14 terms
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
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…
12 terms
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
15 terms
John Steinbeck
What years did he live through?
What prize did he win in 1962?
What novel is he best remembered for?
What is 'The Grapes of Wrath' about?
1902 - 1968
The 1962 Nobel prize for liturature
'The Grapes of Wrath'
a family of farm workers migrating from Oklahoma to California
What years did he live through?
1902 - 1968
What prize did he win in 1962?
The 1962 Nobel prize for liturature
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
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…
8 terms
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
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
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
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
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
20 terms
Steinbeck Test
When and where was John Steinbeck born?
Describe his childhood
Which book is an old Mexican folk tale…
Describe his parents and what they did…
Salinas, California February 27, 1902
Grew up in Salinas Valley, California in a middle class famil…
the pearl
his father john steinbeck owned a feed and grain store, manag…
When and where was John Steinbeck born?
Salinas, California February 27, 1902
Describe his childhood
Grew up in Salinas Valley, California in a middle class famil…
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…
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
43 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…
Ch 1 Steinbeck Vocab
Mottled
Recumbent
Bindle
Morosely
mark with spots or smears of color ... synonyms blotchy,spotted,…
lying down... synonyms lying, flat, horizontal, stretched out, s…
slang term for a bundle of bedding carried by a hobo... synonyms…
an adverb that means in a sullen, moody manner.... synonyms sul…
Mottled
mark with spots or smears of color ... synonyms blotchy,spotted,…
Recumbent
lying down... synonyms lying, flat, horizontal, stretched out, s…
6 terms
John Steinbeck
author of "Of Mice and Men", "Steinbec…
birth place
life
friendship
John Steinbeck
small farming town in Salinas Valley, CA in 1902
started writing at 14, went to Stanford for 5 years and never…
theme stems from 18 - year friendship with Ed Ricks, proving…
author of "Of Mice and Men", "Steinbec…
John Steinbeck
birth place
small farming town in Salinas Valley, CA in 1902
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…
130 terms
John Steinbeck
Widely read
Wrath
Novella
Novel
Víðlesnasti
Heift
Löng smásaga
Skáldsaga
Widely read
Víðlesnasti
Wrath
Heift
18 terms
Steinbeck techniques
Simple style
Colloquialisms
Symbolism
Allegory
Reading age
Grammar to do with the book
How a colour is used to represent something
Character representing a whole group of people
Simple style
Reading age
Colloquialisms
Grammar to do with the book
8 terms
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…
15 terms
John Steinbeck
27
16
6
5
How many books did John write?
How many novels did John write?
How many nonfiction novels/books did he write?
How many collections of short stories did he write?
27
How many books did John write?
16
How many novels did John write?
19 terms
John Steinbeck
Wrote ___ books.
Wrote ___ novels.
Wrote ___ non-fiction.
Wrote ___ collections of short stories.
27
16
6
5
Wrote ___ books.
27
Wrote ___ novels.
16
10 terms
John steinbeck
Juncture
Debris
Elaborate
Ornate
A point of time, especially one made critical or important by…
The remains of anything broken down or destroyed; ruins; rubb…
Marked by intricate and often excessive detail; complicated.
Elaborately or sumptuously adorned, often excessively or show…
Juncture
A point of time, especially one made critical or important by…
Debris
The remains of anything broken down or destroyed; ruins; rubb…
14 terms
Steinbeck Info
Born
passionate guy
majors
modernist
Salinas CA, 1902
"Observer of the human experience"
english & marine biology
w/ a "glimmer" ?
Born
Salinas CA, 1902
passionate guy
"Observer of the human experience"
25 terms
Steinbeck- Baldwin
Steinbeck
Steinbeck
Faulkner
Faulkner
"Breakfast"
Implied theme
"A Rose for Emily"
Foreshadowing
Steinbeck
"Breakfast"
Steinbeck
Implied theme
21 terms
Steinbeck Diction
arrant
beckon
benign
bridle
complete; unmitigated downright
to attract or draw toward; invite
possessing or displaying kindness or gentleness
to react with anger; take offense
arrant
complete; unmitigated downright
beckon
to attract or draw toward; invite
32 terms
John Steinbeck
1902
Stanford
6
No
Birth -
College -
How many years did he go to college
Did he graduate
1902
Birth -
Stanford
College -
28 terms
John Steinbeck
Born
Father
Mother
Salinas valley aka...
Salinas, CA
John ernest steinbeck
Olive hamilton steinbeck
salad bowl of the nation
Born
Salinas, CA
Father
John ernest steinbeck
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