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Things Fall Apart Chapter 8
Plantain
Gourd
Valour
Suitor
a low-growing plant that typically has a rosette of leaves an…
a dried and excavated gourd shell used as a bottle, dipper, f…
great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle.
a man who pursues a relationship with a particular woman, wit…
Plantain
a low-growing plant that typically has a rosette of leaves an…
Gourd
a dried and excavated gourd shell used as a bottle, dipper, f…
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Things Fall Apart Chapter 8
Plantain
Gourd
Valour
Suitor
a low-growing plant that typically has a rosette of leaves an…
a dried and excavated gourd shell used as a bottle, dipper, f…
great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle.
a man who pursues a relationship with a particular woman, wit…
Plantain
a low-growing plant that typically has a rosette of leaves an…
Gourd
a dried and excavated gourd shell used as a bottle, dipper, f…
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Things Fall Apart: Chapter 8
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
What happens three days later?
Why does Okonkwo look down on himself…
Who does Okonkwo visit?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
He repeatedly wishes that she were a boy, and he berates hims…
Obierika
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
What happens three days later?
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
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Things Fall Apart: Chapter 8
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
What happens three days later?
Why does Okonkwo look down on himself…
Who does Okonkwo visit?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
He repeatedly wishes that she were a boy, and he berates hims…
Obierika
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
What happens three days later?
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
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Things Fall Apart: Chapter 8
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
What happens three days later?
What does Okonkwo wish? ... Why does he b…
Who does Okonkwo visit?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
He repeatedly wishes that she were a boy, and he berates hims…
Obierika
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
What happens three days later?
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
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Things Fall Apart: Chapter 8
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
What happens three days later?
What does Okonkwo wish? ... Why does he b…
Who does Okonkwo visit?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
He repeatedly wishes that she were a boy, and he berates hims…
Obierika
What illness befalls Okonkwo?
Okonkwo sinks into a depression. He feels weak, and he cannot…
What happens three days later?
When Ezinma brings him his evening meal three days later, she…
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Things Fall Apart Chapter 8-10
Valor
Resignation
Elude
Mutilate
courage in battle; bravery
acceptance of fate
to avoid
to disfigure or cripple
Valor
courage in battle; bravery
Resignation
acceptance of fate
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Chapter 8 Vocab Things Fall Apart
animosity
Apathy
Apprehensive
commend
(n) Strong dislike , bitter hostility
(n) a lack of feeling, emotion or interest
(adj) Fearful or anxious, especially about the future
(v) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of atte…
animosity
(n) Strong dislike , bitter hostility
Apathy
(n) a lack of feeling, emotion or interest
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Things fall apart chapter 8-10
Valor
Resignation
Elude
Mutilate
Great courage in the fave of danger. Especially in battle.
An act of retiring or giving up a postition
Evade or escape from a danger, enemy, or pursuer
Inflict a violent and disfiguring injury on
Valor
Great courage in the fave of danger. Especially in battle.
Resignation
An act of retiring or giving up a postition
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"Things Fall Apart" Chapter 8-10
Valor
Resignation
Elude
Mutilate
(Noun)... great courage in the face of danger
(Noun)... an act of retiring or giving up a position
(Verb)... evade or escape from (a danger, enemy, or pursuer), ty…
(Verb)... inflict a violent and disfiguring injury on
Valor
(Noun)... great courage in the face of danger
Resignation
(Noun)... an act of retiring or giving up a position
Things fall apart chapter 8-10 vocal
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
courage in battle; bravery
lack of resistance; patient submission
avoid; evade
to disfigure or cripple
valor
courage in battle; bravery
resignation
lack of resistance; patient submission
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Things fall apart chapter 8-14
Chapter 8- how does Okonkwo react to I…
Chapter 8- why does Okonkwo doubt Ogue…
Chapter 9- why is Enzima so special to…
Chapter 9- describe what Okonkwo's rea…
He goes insane and does bad stuff; drugs doesn't eat right, c…
Okonkwo thought Oguefi Nduluewas weak because Oguefi liked hi…
Enzima is Ekwefi's only child, and now she's dying. They have…
Okonkwo reacted quickly which demonstrates that he loves his…
Chapter 8- how does Okonkwo react to I…
He goes insane and does bad stuff; drugs doesn't eat right, c…
Chapter 8- why does Okonkwo doubt Ogue…
Okonkwo thought Oguefi Nduluewas weak because Oguefi liked hi…
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Things Fall Apart Vocabulary, Chapters 8-10
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
courage in battle, bravery
lack of resistance
avoid; evade
to disfigure or cripple
valor
courage in battle, bravery
resignation
lack of resistance
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Things fall apart vocab chapter8-10
Valor
Resignation
Elude
Malevolence
Boldness or deteremination in facing great danger
An accepting, in resisting attitude
To avoid or escape by speed
The quality,state,or feeling of being malevolent; ill will
Valor
Boldness or deteremination in facing great danger
Resignation
An accepting, in resisting attitude
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Things Fall Apart (Chap 8)
What does Okonkwo mean when he says a…
What does Okonkwo mean when he says, "…
Why would Okonkwo have been happier is…
Okonkwo springs to his feet to visit h…
He doesn't show enough promise like his other brothers; he's…
He is saying where are the boys who are going to become men a…
Ten y/o daughter... Right spirit (discipline, respectful, streng…
He is eager to do something to ease his mind. He is a man of…
What does Okonkwo mean when he says a…
He doesn't show enough promise like his other brothers; he's…
What does Okonkwo mean when he says, "…
He is saying where are the boys who are going to become men a…
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Chapters 8-10 Studyguide-Things Fall Apart
What did Okonkwo do whenever he though…
What did Okonkwo tell himself about hi…
What did Obierika tell Okonkwo about h…
Describe the meeting to determine Obie…
Thought of his own strength and success
Says he's becoming a woman,he's too soft,he killed 5 other me…
Action does not please the Earth,goddess would wipe out the f…
Obierika(father),Ibe(suitor), Ukegbu(Ibe's father),Obierika's…
What did Okonkwo do whenever he though…
Thought of his own strength and success
What did Okonkwo tell himself about hi…
Says he's becoming a woman,he's too soft,he killed 5 other me…
Things Fall Apart #8
irreparable
flourish
make amends
resilient
impossible to repair
a bold or extravagant gesture or action, made especially to a…
to compensate, as for an injury, loss, or insult
able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions
irreparable
impossible to repair
flourish
a bold or extravagant gesture or action, made especially to a…
Things Fall Apart chapters 8-10
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
courage
acceptance/ lack of resistance
avoide/ evade
disfigure
valor
courage
resignation
acceptance/ lack of resistance
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"Things Fall Apart" Vocabulary Chapters 7 & 8
Kindled
Feign
Emissary
Rebuked
Set something alight, or begin to burn.
To make a show or pretense of something
An agent or representative sent on a particular mission
Criticized or reprimanded, usually sharply
Kindled
Set something alight, or begin to burn.
Feign
To make a show or pretense of something
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Things Fall Apart (Chap 8)
What does Okonkwo mean when he says a…
What does Okonkwo mean when he says, "…
Why would Okonkwo have been happier is…
Okonkwo springs to his feet to visit h…
He doesn't show enough promise like his other brothers; he's…
He is saying where are the boys who are going to become men a…
Ten y/o daughter... Right spirit (discipline, respectful, streng…
He is eager to do something to ease his mind. He is a man of…
What does Okonkwo mean when he says a…
He doesn't show enough promise like his other brothers; he's…
What does Okonkwo mean when he says, "…
He is saying where are the boys who are going to become men a…
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Chapters 7-8 Things Fall Apart
Kindled
feign
emissary
rebuked
set something alight, or began to burn
to make a show or pretense of something
an agent or representative sent on a particular mission
criticized or reprimanded, usually sharply
Kindled
set something alight, or began to burn
feign
to make a show or pretense of something
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Things Fall Apart, Chapters 8-10
Valor
Resignation
Elude
Malevolence
boldness or determination in facing great danger, especially…
an accepting, unresisting attitude; submission
to avoid or escape by speed, cleverness, trickery
the quality, state, or feeling of being malevolent; ill will;…
Valor
boldness or determination in facing great danger, especially…
Resignation
an accepting, unresisting attitude; submission
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Things fall apart chapter 8 through 10 vocab
Valor
Resignation
Elude
Mutilate
Courage in battle, bravery
Lack of resistance; patient submission
Avoid; evade
To disfigure or cripple
Valor
Courage in battle, bravery
Resignation
Lack of resistance; patient submission
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Chapter 7/8 Questions things fall apart
After 3 years in the household, Ikemef…
Nwoye's attitude toward the stories hi…
In the beginning Chapter 7, Nwoye's bo…
The mood in the village as the locusts…
has made a place in the family as an elder brother and role m…
reluctance to join the masculine culture his father represents
held together by false pretenses
joyous
After 3 years in the household, Ikemef…
has made a place in the family as an elder brother and role m…
Nwoye's attitude toward the stories hi…
reluctance to join the masculine culture his father represents
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Things Fall Apart (Chapters 8-13)
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
courage in battle, bravery
lack of resistance; patient submission
avoid, evade
to disfigure or cripple
valor
courage in battle, bravery
resignation
lack of resistance; patient submission
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Things Fall Apart // Vocabulary ~ Chapters 1-8
Harmattan
Improvident
Kite
Kola
A dry, dusty wind that blows from the Sahara to the Atlantic…
Lacking foresight or thrift
A bird of the hawk family
An African tree whose nuts contain caffeine and yield a flavo…
Harmattan
A dry, dusty wind that blows from the Sahara to the Atlantic…
Improvident
Lacking foresight or thrift
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Regis Collegio: Things Fall Apart: Chapter 8-13
Amiss
Brandish
Cunning
Delectable
Imperfect; Faulty; Gone wrong
To shake or wave an object in a menacing way
Skill in deception; Craftiness
Delicious or delightful
Amiss
Imperfect; Faulty; Gone wrong
Brandish
To shake or wave an object in a menacing way
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Chapter 7/8 Questions things fall apart
After 3 years in the household, Ikemef…
Nwoye's attitude toward the stories hi…
In the beginning Chapter 7, Nwoye's bo…
The mood in the village as the locusts…
has made a place in the family as an elder brother and role m…
reluctance to join the masculine culture his father represents
held together by false pretenses
joyous
After 3 years in the household, Ikemef…
has made a place in the family as an elder brother and role m…
Nwoye's attitude toward the stories hi…
reluctance to join the masculine culture his father represents
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Things Fall Apart Chapters 8-10
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
courage in battle; bravery
lack of resistance; patient submission
avoid; evade
to disfigure or cripple
valor
courage in battle; bravery
resignation
lack of resistance; patient submission
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Things Fall Apart Chapters 5-8 Vocab
Fibrous (adj)
Bouts (noun)
Taboo (adj)
Feign (verb)
consisting of many fibers, having long thin threads
a brief period of doing something; a boxing or wrestling match
forbidden to be used, mentioned, or approached because of soc…
to pretend or act like you feel one way when you really feel…
Fibrous (adj)
consisting of many fibers, having long thin threads
Bouts (noun)
a brief period of doing something; a boxing or wrestling match
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Things Fall Apart Chapter 7/8 Vocabulary
wholly
feign
emissary
ceaseless
fully; completed
faked
representative sent on a mission
non-stop
wholly
fully; completed
feign
faked
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Things Fall Apart Vocabulary Chapters 7-8
Kindled
Feign
Emissary
Rebuked
Set something alight, or begin to burn.
To make a show or pretense of something
An agent or representative sent on a particular mission
Criticized or reprimanded, usually sharply
Kindled
Set something alight, or begin to burn.
Feign
To make a show or pretense of something
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Things fall apart vocab chapters 1-8
Harmattan
Improvident
Kite
Kola
A dry dusty wind that blows from sahara to the atlantic coast…
Lacking foresight or thrift
A bird of the hawk family
An african tree whose nuts contain caffiene and yield a flavo…
Harmattan
A dry dusty wind that blows from sahara to the atlantic coast…
Improvident
Lacking foresight or thrift
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Things Fall Apart test (chapters 8-13)
What did Okonkwo do whenever he though…
What did Okonkwo tell himself about hi…
What did Obierika tell Okonkwo about h…
Describe the meeting to determine Obie…
He thought of his own wealth and success.
That at least no one would see him as weak.
That it was wrong of him to kill a boy that called him father.
Okonkwo, Obierika, & Obierika's brothers debated how high the…
What did Okonkwo do whenever he though…
He thought of his own wealth and success.
What did Okonkwo tell himself about hi…
That at least no one would see him as weak.
Things Fall Apart Review Chapter 3-8
Agbala is The Oracle of The Hills, and…
Unoka had gone to find out why he alwa…
A chi is a person's personal god. Unok…
The evil forest is where they take the…
What is Agbala? What influence does Agbala have on decisions…
Why does Unoka visit Agbala? What response does he get?
What is a chi? What sort of chi did Unoka have?
What is the Evil Forest? Why is Unoka taken there?
Agbala is The Oracle of The Hills, and…
What is Agbala? What influence does Agbala have on decisions…
Unoka had gone to find out why he alwa…
Why does Unoka visit Agbala? What response does he get?
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Chapter 7-8 Vocabulary (Things Fall Apart)
Kindled
Feign
Emissary
Rebuked
set something alight, or began to burn
to make a show or pretense of something
an agent or representative sent on a particular mission
criticized or reprimanded, usually sharply
Kindled
set something alight, or began to burn
Feign
to make a show or pretense of something
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Things Fall Apart Chapter 5-8
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
bravery
acceptance of fate
To avoid or escape
To hurt or damage by cutting into, cutting off, or cutting out.
valor
bravery
resignation
acceptance of fate
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things fall apart (chapter 7 + 8) vocab
wholly
feign
emissary
ceaseless
fully
fake
person sent on a mission
non-stop
wholly
fully
feign
fake
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Chapter 5-8 Vocab Things Fall Apart
fibrous
calabashes
frenzy
intoxicating
consisting of or characterized by fibers
an evergreen tropical American tree that bears fruit in the f…
A wild outburst of excited feelings or actions
exhilarating or exciting
fibrous
consisting of or characterized by fibers
calabashes
an evergreen tropical American tree that bears fruit in the f…
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Things Fall Apart test (chapters 8-13)
What did Okonkwo do whenever he though…
What did Okonkwo tell himself about hi…
What did Obierika tell Okonkwo about h…
Describe the meeting to determine Obie…
He thought of his own wealth and success.
That at least no one would see him as weak.
That it was wrong of him to kill a boy that called him father.
Okonkwo, Obierika, & Obierika's brothers debated how high the…
What did Okonkwo do whenever he though…
He thought of his own wealth and success.
What did Okonkwo tell himself about hi…
That at least no one would see him as weak.
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Things Fall Apart: Chapters 5-8
When is the Festival of the New Yam he…
Describe at least three things that th…
What is an ilo?
How do the Ibo treat the winner of the…
Every year before the harvest begins
•Clean all the pots and pans... •Put clay on their homes... •Cook t…
The village playground
They are treated like a god/royalty
When is the Festival of the New Yam he…
Every year before the harvest begins
Describe at least three things that th…
•Clean all the pots and pans... •Put clay on their homes... •Cook t…
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Things Fall Apart chapters 8-10
valor
resignation
elude
mutilate
courage
acceptance/ lack of resistance
avoide/ evade
disfigure
valor
courage
resignation
acceptance/ lack of resistance
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Things Fall Apart Vocabulary Chapters 8-13
Jest
Vanish
Succulent
Rebuke
joke
disappear
tender, juicy, tasty
sharp disapproval or criticism
Jest
joke
Vanish
disappear
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Things Fall Apart Chapters 8-14
Chapter 8- How does Okonkwo react to I…
Chapter 8- Why does Okonkwo doubt Ogue…
Chapter 9- Why is Ezinma so special to…
Chapter 9- Describe what Okonkwo's rea…
He's super upset about Ikemefuna's death, stays in his hut fo…
Okonkwo doubts Oguefi strength because Oguefi respects his fi…
Because Ezinma is Ekwefi's only child that has survived past…
He demonstrates his love by going out and finding herbs and s…
Chapter 8- How does Okonkwo react to I…
He's super upset about Ikemefuna's death, stays in his hut fo…
Chapter 8- Why does Okonkwo doubt Ogue…
Okonkwo doubts Oguefi strength because Oguefi respects his fi…
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Things Fall Apart (chapters 5-8 vocab)
deft
reveled
tentative
subdue
skillful
to express great delight
hesitant, uncertain
to control or conquer
deft
skillful
reveled
to express great delight
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Things Fall Apart: Vocab Chapters 5-8
Calabash
Gourds
Ilo
Ladled
water container
a fleshy, typically large fruit with a hard skin
where all ceremonies and dances took place
provide
Calabash
water container
Gourds
a fleshy, typically large fruit with a hard skin
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"Things Fall Apart": Chapters 5-8
calabashes
prowess
nanygoat
subdue
an evergreen tropical American tree that bears fruit in the f…
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field.
a female goat.
overcome, quieten, or bring under control (a feeling or perso…
calabashes
an evergreen tropical American tree that bears fruit in the f…
prowess
skill or expertise in a particular activity or field.
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Chapters 7&8- Things fall apart
Wholly
Feign
Emissary
Ceaseless
Entirely; Full
Fake; Pretend to be affected by
A person sent on a mission
Constant; Nonstop
Wholly
Entirely; Full
Feign
Fake; Pretend to be affected by
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Things Fall Apart: Chapters 5-8 Vocab
Prowess
Clambered
Dutifully
Persistent
Superior skill or ability
Climbed with effort or clumsily
With a sense of duty, obligation, or respect
Refusing to give up
Prowess
Superior skill or ability
Clambered
Climbed with effort or clumsily
Things Fall Apart Guidelines Chapters 7-8
masculine
Locusts
sacrificed and that Okonkwo should hav…
the final death blow, since he is afra…
Okonkwo is pleased with Nwoye and Ikemefuna for being...
Who comes to Umofia in Chapter 7?
Ezeudu tells Okonkwo that the Oracle wants Ikemefuna to be...
Okonkwo, despite Ezeudu's directive, gives Ikemefuna...
masculine
Okonkwo is pleased with Nwoye and Ikemefuna for being...
Locusts
Who comes to Umofia in Chapter 7?
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