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70 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Idioms
Take a broad view
Made a pile
Established a line
Wear us out
Look at the situation in a larger sense; include all the deta…
Made a lot of money
Had several children who had their own children, creating eve…
Give a spanking to
Take a broad view
Look at the situation in a larger sense; include all the deta…
Made a pile
Made a lot of money
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Chapters 20-21, To Kill A Mockingbird
acquit (v) used in law
contraband (n/adj)
corrupting (v/adj)
detachment (n)
to decide that someone is not guilty of a crime
things that are brought into or out of a country illegally
to cause (someone or something) to become dishonest, immoral
lack of emotion or of personal interest
acquit (v) used in law
to decide that someone is not guilty of a crime
contraband (n/adj)
things that are brought into or out of a country illegally
80 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird - Vocabulary
customary
impotent
ambled
vague
traditional
ineffective
walk or move slowly
unclear, non specific
customary
traditional
impotent
ineffective
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ambled
apothecary
beadle
brethren
To walk at a slow, leisurely pace
druggist
a minor church official or caretaker
brothers
ambled
To walk at a slow, leisurely pace
apothecary
druggist
10 terms
Chapters 14-15, To Kill A Mockingbird
edification (n)
inaudible (adj)
indulged (v)
obscure (adj)
intellectual, spiritual, or moral improvement (formal)
cannot be heard; inaudible
to allow (yourself) to have or do something as a special plea…
not well-known : not known to most people... difficult to unders…
edification (n)
intellectual, spiritual, or moral improvement (formal)
inaudible (adj)
cannot be heard; inaudible
10 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird
assuged
brethern
alleged
quaint
Provide physical relief, as from pain
Archaic plural of brother
reported, supposed. ... Asserted without proof
(adj.) odd or old-fashioned in a pleasing way; clever, ingeni…
assuged
Provide physical relief, as from pain
brethern
Archaic plural of brother
45 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
taciturn
brethren
apothecary
amble
uncommunicative
kin, family
pharmacist
walk slowly
taciturn
uncommunicative
brethren
kin, family
13 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
Perpetual
Erratic
persevere
Passé
never ending
Unpredictable
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
old fashioned; out-of-style
Perpetual
never ending
Erratic
Unpredictable
16 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird
liberal
epic
eccentric
tarzan
not opposed to new ideas or ways of behaving that are not tra…
very great or large and usually difficult or impressive
tending to act in strange or unusual ways
produced, living, or existing naturally in a particular regio…
liberal
not opposed to new ideas or ways of behaving that are not tra…
epic
very great or large and usually difficult or impressive
23 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes
Atticus
Dolphus Raymond
Atticus
Scout
"Thank you for my children, Arthur."
"Secretly, Miss Finch, I'm not much of a drinker, but you see…
"Shoot all the blue jays you want, if you can hit 'em, but re…
"Well, it'd be sort of like shootin' a mockingbird, wouldn't…
Atticus
"Thank you for my children, Arthur."
Dolphus Raymond
"Secretly, Miss Finch, I'm not much of a drinker, but you see…
16 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird: Part 1
Assuage
Secede
Discernable
Melancholy
(v) to make something less painful or severe
(v) to break away
(adj) understandable
(adj) sad and gloomy
Assuage
(v) to make something less painful or severe
Secede
(v) to break away
16 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird
reluctant
pistol
torment
oblivious
not wanting to do something
gun
to tease, bully or abuse someone
not aware of the people or world around you
reluctant
not wanting to do something
pistol
gun
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To Kill a Mockingbird
Assuaged
Vapid
Domiciled
Conceded
to make milder or less severe; relieve; ease; mitigate:
lacking or having lost life, sharpness, or flavor; insipid; f…
a place of residence; abode; house or home.
to acknowledge as true, just, or proper; admit:
Assuaged
to make milder or less severe; relieve; ease; mitigate:
Vapid
lacking or having lost life, sharpness, or flavor; insipid; f…
9 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes
"I may not be much Mr. Finch, but I'm…
"I'm a gentleman, just like Atticus."
"When he's riled, has he ever beaten y…
"He's (Atticus) the same in the courtr…
Heck Tate
Jem
Atticus
Miss Maudie
"I may not be much Mr. Finch, but I'm…
Heck Tate
"I'm a gentleman, just like Atticus."
Jem
19 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird
cantankerous... adj
compel... v
conscience... n
feeble... adj
irritable; difficult to deal with... How do you feel when you me…
to force; to require... What is a chore you are compelled to do…
inner sense of right and wrong... Explain a time when your consc…
lacking strength... What time of day are you most feeble and why?
cantankerous... adj
irritable; difficult to deal with... How do you feel when you me…
compel... v
to force; to require... What is a chore you are compelled to do…
20 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
predilection
taciturn
amble
entailment
a preference or special liking
habitually quiet, uncommunicative
walk or move at a slow pace
a law that establishes a property inheritance stays within th…
predilection
a preference or special liking
taciturn
habitually quiet, uncommunicative
15 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird Quotes
Scout
Reverend Sykes
Atticus
Atticus
Thus began our greatest journey together
Miss Jean Loise stand up. Your father's passin
I guess Tom was tired of white men's chances and preferred to…
You never really understand a person until you consider thing…
Scout
Thus began our greatest journey together
Reverend Sykes
Miss Jean Loise stand up. Your father's passin
12 terms
"To Kill a Mockingbird" Vocabulary
assuage
dictum
diminution
domicile
to ease, to mitigate, to make less painful or burdensome, to…
an authoritative statement, decree
diminishment, reduction
home or residence, abode
assuage
to ease, to mitigate, to make less painful or burdensome, to…
dictum
an authoritative statement, decree
11 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird - Quotes
Mrs. Dubose
Jem
Dill
Mr. Avery
"Don't say hey to me, you ugly girl!"
"I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley stayed sh…
"I'm gonna be a new kind of clown. I'm gonna stand in the mid…
"See what you've done? Hasn't snowed in Maycomb since Appomat…
Mrs. Dubose
"Don't say hey to me, you ugly girl!"
Jem
"I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley stayed sh…
8 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird
Tranquil
Inequities
Literate
Transaction
peaceful
unfair circumstances
able to read and write
A business activity that changes assets, liabilities, or owne…
Tranquil
peaceful
Inequities
unfair circumstances
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To kill a mockingbird
elude (me)
yank
pay a mint
connive
ускользать
дёргать, тащить
заплатить большую сумму денег
попустительствовать
elude (me)
ускользать
yank
дёргать, тащить
24 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird Final
Epigraph for her novel
Themes
Five things Lee's Writing is praised f…
Narrator of the novel:
"Lawyers, I suppose, were children once."
1. Growing Up... ... 2. Prejudice... ... 3. Courage
1. Simple, strong storytelling... 2. Authentic characters... 3. D…
Scout
Epigraph for her novel
"Lawyers, I suppose, were children once."
Themes
1. Growing Up... ... 2. Prejudice... ... 3. Courage
19 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird Vocabulary
Asylum
Compromise
Wrath
Elated
An institution for the care of those unable to care for thems…
A settlement of a dispute by each party giving up demands
Punishment for sin or crime
Filled with joy or pride
Asylum
An institution for the care of those unable to care for thems…
Compromise
A settlement of a dispute by each party giving up demands
38 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
eccentric
malevolent
intimidation
condescended
departing from the established norm, model, or rule
exhibiting or having ill-will; malicious B. authoritative sta…
threats
to come down voluntarily to the level of inferiors
eccentric
departing from the established norm, model, or rule
malevolent
exhibiting or having ill-will; malicious B. authoritative sta…
13 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird Analysis
Chapter 1
Chapters 2-3
Chapter 4-6
Chapter 7-8
There was no hurry, for there was nowhere to go, nothing to b…
Scout's unpleasant first day of school has a threefold purpos…
These chapters serve primarily as a record of Jem and Scout's…
Originally portrayed as a freak and a lunatic, Boo Radley con…
Chapter 1
There was no hurry, for there was nowhere to go, nothing to b…
Chapters 2-3
Scout's unpleasant first day of school has a threefold purpos…
15 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird Quotes
Scout
Reverend Sykes
Atticus
Atticus
Thus began our greatest journey together
Miss Jean Louise stand up. Your father's passin
I guess Tom was tired of white men's chances and preferred to…
You never really understand a person until you consider thing…
Scout
Thus began our greatest journey together
Reverend Sykes
Miss Jean Louise stand up. Your father's passin
16 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 1
assuage
apothecary
piety
chattels
to soothe, calm, or mollify:
a druggist; a pharmacist
devotion to God and family
personal property
assuage
to soothe, calm, or mollify:
apothecary
a druggist; a pharmacist
9 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes
"I may not be much Mr. Finch, but I'm…
"I'm a gentleman, just like Atticus."
"When he's riled, has he ever beaten y…
"He's (Atticus) the same in the courtr…
Heck Tate
Jem
Atticus
Miss Maudie
"I may not be much Mr. Finch, but I'm…
Heck Tate
"I'm a gentleman, just like Atticus."
Jem
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to kill a mockingbird
tranquil
inequities
literate
transaction
peaceful
unfair circumstances
able to read and write
A business activity that changes assets, liabilities, or owne…
tranquil
peaceful
inequities
unfair circumstances
40 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
eccentric
malevolent
intimidation
condescended
departing from the established norm, model, or rule
exhibiting or having ill-will; malicious B. authoritative sta…
threats
to come down voluntarily to the level of inferiors
eccentric
departing from the established norm, model, or rule
malevolent
exhibiting or having ill-will; malicious B. authoritative sta…
20 terms
To kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
Ambled
Amiable
Asinine
Caricature
Walked Slowly
Having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner
Extremely foolish or stupid
Absorbed in thought
Ambled
Walked Slowly
Amiable
Having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner
26 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary 1
assuage
beadle
dictum
domiciled
(v) to lessen or calm
(n) a minor city official
(n) a formal or authoritative statement
(v.) to establish oneself or another person in a residence.
assuage
(v) to lessen or calm
beadle
(n) a minor city official
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To Kill A Mockingbird
Apothecary
Taciturn
Imprudent
Ambled
an early form of a pharmacist, apothecaries could also prescr…
almost always silent.... Aunt Alexandra's husband was a very ta…
extremely stupid or foolish
walked slowly
Apothecary
an early form of a pharmacist, apothecaries could also prescr…
Taciturn
almost always silent.... Aunt Alexandra's husband was a very ta…
10 terms
To Kill A Mockingbird
Prejudice
Stereotype
Racism
Mockingbird
A negative attitude held toward members of a group.
A generalized belief about a group of people
The belief that one race is superior to another
(n) a grey bird with a long tail which is found in North Amer…
Prejudice
A negative attitude held toward members of a group.
Stereotype
A generalized belief about a group of people
24 terms
To kill a mockingbird
Vexations
Impressionistic
Uninitiated
Indigenous
Irritations or annoyances
Involving impression rather than knowledge or fact
not familiar with an area of study
Native to a certain area
Vexations
Irritations or annoyances
Impressionistic
Involving impression rather than knowledge or fact
16 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird, Unit 3A
fatalistic
ruefully
credibility
furtive
believing that things cannot be changed or made better
in a pitiful, sad way
believability; trustworthiness
hidden and secretive
fatalistic
believing that things cannot be changed or made better
ruefully
in a pitiful, sad way
8 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes
"I may not be much Mr. Finch, but I'm…
"I'm a gentleman, just like Atticus."
"He's (Atticus) the same in the courtr…
"Secretly, Miss Finch, I'm not much of…
Heck Tate
Jem
Miss Maudie
Dolphus Raymond
"I may not be much Mr. Finch, but I'm…
Heck Tate
"I'm a gentleman, just like Atticus."
Jem
13 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
Perpetual
Erratic
persevere
Passé
never ending
Unpredictable
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
old fashioned; out-of-style
Perpetual
never ending
Erratic
Unpredictable
7 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 2
Condescend
Indigenous
Wallow
Illicitly
to behave as if one is conscious of descending from a superio…
innate; inherent; natural
to live self-indulgently; luxuriate; revel
not legally permitted or authorized; unlicensed; unlawful
Condescend
to behave as if one is conscious of descending from a superio…
Indigenous
innate; inherent; natural
13 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 6
bob-white (n)
kudzu (n)
ensuing (adj)
prowess (n)
taking place afterwards or as a result
superior ability or skill
bob-white (n)
kudzu (n)
6 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 11
Apoplectic
Philippic
Umbrage
Rectitude
adj - inclined to having seizures due to apoplexy
n - a verbal tirade, insulting language
n - an annoyance or displeasure
n - rightness of character and morals
Apoplectic
adj - inclined to having seizures due to apoplexy
Philippic
n - a verbal tirade, insulting language
160 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
a capital offense (noun)
acknowledge (verb)
acquittal (noun)
adamant (adjective)
any criminal charge which is punishable by the death penalty
to regard, admit the existence of
a judgment of not guilty, found innocent
firm in opinion
a capital offense (noun)
any criminal charge which is punishable by the death penalty
acknowledge (verb)
to regard, admit the existence of
13 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird Vocabulary
Perpetual
Erratic
persevere
Passé
never ending
Unpredictable
To hold fast to a task or purpose despite handicaps or obstac…
old fashioned; out-of-style
Perpetual
never ending
Erratic
Unpredictable
To Kill a Mockingbird
assuage
piety
repertoire
eccentric
(v) to relieve or ease
(n) the quality of being religious
(n) everything you are capable of doing; a skill set
(adj) a person or thing that is unusual, odd, or peculiar
assuage
(v) to relieve or ease
piety
(n) the quality of being religious
18 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird
asylum
postpone
cynical
puny
a mental hospital
to delay until later
pessimistic, doubtful, distrusting
wee, small, tiny
asylum
a mental hospital
postpone
to delay until later
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to kill a mockingbird
Wilted
crockersack
entailment
collard
droopy, limp
Sacks made of coarse fabric such as burlap
To limit the inheritance of property to a specified successio…
a variety of kale
Wilted
droopy, limp
crockersack
Sacks made of coarse fabric such as burlap
10 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird vocabulary 1
apothecary
assuaged
malevolent
motification
one who prepares and sells medicines
made less severe or burdensome
having or exhibiting hatred
a feeling of shame or humiliation
apothecary
one who prepares and sells medicines
assuaged
made less severe or burdensome
10 terms
To Kill a Mockingbird
pestilence
furtive
malevolent
acrimonious
(noun) An infectious sickness
(adjective) sneaky or tricky
(adjective) evil
(adjective) sarcastic; bitter; nasty; sour
pestilence
(noun) An infectious sickness
furtive
(adjective) sneaky or tricky
To Kill a Mockingbird Review
Dill's aunt; next door neighbor to the…
Quirky male neighbor of the Finch's
Scout's sassy first grade teacher
The Finch's cook; mother figure for Je…
Miss Rachel Haverford
Mr. Avery
Miss Caroline Fischer
Calpurnia
Dill's aunt; next door neighbor to the…
Miss Rachel Haverford
Quirky male neighbor of the Finch's
Mr. Avery
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To Kill a Mockingbird Exam
The setting of the novel is...
Most of the people in the town of Mayc…
The novel is narrated from which point…
When Scout and Jem meet Charles Baker…
Alabama in the 1930s
are predjudiced and supersticious
first person
are not very impressed with him even though he can read.
The setting of the novel is...
Alabama in the 1930s
Most of the people in the town of Mayc…
are predjudiced and supersticious
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