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Literature - All Quiet on the Western Front Vocab
requisitioned
martinets
vortex
insatiable
(v) to demand or take, as by authority, for military purposes…
(n) strict disciplinarians, especially military ones
(n) a whirling mass of water, especially one in which a force…
(adj) not satiable; incapable of being satisfied or appeased
requisitioned
(v) to demand or take, as by authority, for military purposes…
martinets
(n) strict disciplinarians, especially military ones
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ACCA World Literature - All Quiet on the Western Front
apostrophe
conflict
episodic
flashback
directly addressing a person, place, thing, or idea that is n…
the struggle that moves the action forward in a work of liter…
containing or consisting of a series of loosely connected par…
a scene that interrupts the ongoing action in a story to show…
apostrophe
directly addressing a person, place, thing, or idea that is n…
conflict
the struggle that moves the action forward in a work of liter…
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Disconcerted
Ostracized
Patronizing
Decorum
adj. upset or unsettled; lacking composure; confused
adj. excluded (from society or a social group)
adj. talking down to someone; being condescending.
n. politeness, manners, dignity.
Disconcerted
adj. upset or unsettled; lacking composure; confused
Ostracized
adj. excluded (from society or a social group)
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All quiet on the western front
Not all soldiers can mentally survive.
War turns men into savages.
Paul believes the war has caused the s…
Life thrives in No-Man's Land.
True. Paul says that many recruits aren't up to the stress. T…
True. After the men wait in the dugout, they are completely s…
True. Paul states that he can no longer connect to the happie…
False. No-Man's Land is described as being a barren waste. Sh…
Not all soldiers can mentally survive.
True. Paul says that many recruits aren't up to the stress. T…
War turns men into savages.
True. After the men wait in the dugout, they are completely s…
70 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
The most powerful character...goes out…
What is the label given to Paul and hi…
What does Paul call the recruits?
In the trenches, on which animal do th…
Berger
Iron Youth
infants
rats
The most powerful character...goes out…
Berger
What is the label given to Paul and hi…
Iron Youth
65 terms
All quiet on western
Where are the men "at rest"?
2. Why is there such an abundance of r…
3. Who is the narrator? How old is he?
Tjaden
Five miles behind the front
Miscalculation - did not count on so much of a lose of life o…
Paul Bäumer - 19 years old
skinny locksmith; biggest eater (19)
Where are the men "at rest"?
Five miles behind the front
2. Why is there such an abundance of r…
Miscalculation - did not count on so much of a lose of life o…
24 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
1914
1918
Woodrow Wilson
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Year that World War I began
Year that World War I ended
American president during World War I
His assassination led to the outbreak of World War I
1914
Year that World War I began
1918
Year that World War I ended
28 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front- Vocabulary
barrage
billets
helter-skelter
insubordination
a curtain of artillery fire; any overwhelming attack, as of w…
lodgings for soldiers
in disorderly haste or confusion
Disobedience to authority
barrage
a curtain of artillery fire; any overwhelming attack, as of w…
billets
lodgings for soldiers
12 terms
Quiet on the western front
Requistion
Mutineers
Monotonous
Bombardment
The act of requiring or demanding.
A person who revolts or rebels against authority.
Lacking in variety, tedious.
To attack or batter with artillery or bombs.
Requistion
The act of requiring or demanding.
Mutineers
A person who revolts or rebels against authority.
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All Quiet on the Western
Devoid
Disillusion
Futile
Nostalgia
Untouched by, not possessing
To free from ir deprive of illusion
Incapable of producing any results
Wanting to go back in time, a sentimental yearning for happin…
Devoid
Untouched by, not possessing
Disillusion
To free from ir deprive of illusion
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All Quiet on the Western Front
voracity
foresight
windfall
queue
extreme gluttony
seeing ahead
to win a lot, a lot of good fortune
a list of things
voracity
extreme gluttony
foresight
seeing ahead
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all quiet on the western front
ore
lucrative
possy
insubordination
矿石
赚钱的
阵地
反抗
ore
矿石
lucrative
赚钱的
65 terms
All quiet on western
Where are the men "at rest"?
2. Why is there such an abundance of r…
3. Who is the narrator? How old is he?
Tjaden
Five miles behind the front
Miscalculation - did not count on so much of a lose of life o…
Paul Bäumer - 19 years old
skinny locksmith; biggest eater (19)
Where are the men "at rest"?
Five miles behind the front
2. Why is there such an abundance of r…
Miscalculation - did not count on so much of a lose of life o…
15 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
devoid
disillusion
futile
ideaology
not having an usual or expected quality.
to free from mistaken beliefs or foolish hopes
having no result or effect, useless
ideas or characteristic of a person, group, or political party.
devoid
not having an usual or expected quality.
disillusion
to free from mistaken beliefs or foolish hopes
12 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
War is a horrible act that causes suff…
War leads to great change in a soldier…
War leads to mankind's devolution. Fin…
What was the original title of the book?
Motif: Goriness
Motif: Home
Motif: Goriness, animal instinct
In the West Nothing New
War is a horrible act that causes suff…
Motif: Goriness
War leads to great change in a soldier…
Motif: Home
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All Quiet on the Western Front
aberration
acrid
affable
anemic
a state or condition markedly different from the norm
strong and sharp, as a taste
diffusing warmth and friendliness
relating to a deficiency of red blood cells
aberration
a state or condition markedly different from the norm
acrid
strong and sharp, as a taste
70 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
The most powerful character...goes out…
What is the label given to Paul and hi…
What does Paul call the recruits?
In the trenches, on which animal do th…
Berger
Iron Youth
infants
rats
The most powerful character...goes out…
Berger
What is the label given to Paul and hi…
Iron Youth
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Voracity
ostracized
implore
obliterate
an insatiable appetite
excluded from a group
to earnestly beg for something
to remove from memory; to completely destroy
Voracity
an insatiable appetite
ostracized
excluded from a group
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All Quiet on the Western Front Characters
Paul Baumer
Muller
Leer
Tjaden
Narrator and main character who enlists at 19 years old. Rece…
He is the first recipient of the boots. He dies after being s…
He is the "ladies man" of the group. Part of the "gang" with…
Bedwetter who eats a lot of food. He is left behind when the…
Paul Baumer
Narrator and main character who enlists at 19 years old. Rece…
Muller
He is the first recipient of the boots. He dies after being s…
83 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
front
requisitioned
voracity
forsight
where the war took place
written list of something that you want
a huge desire for a great quantity of something
looking ahead or looking forwords
front
where the war took place
requisitioned
written list of something that you want
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Paul Baumer
Muller
trenches
bombardment
Narrator and main character who enlists at 19 years old. Rece…
He is the first recipient of the boots. He dies after being s…
holes or ditches dug in the ground to protect the soldiers fr…
to attack or batter with artillery fire; to attack with bombs
Paul Baumer
Narrator and main character who enlists at 19 years old. Rece…
Muller
He is the first recipient of the boots. He dies after being s…
All Quiet on the Western Front
"After all, war is war."
He fell in October 1918.
"A hospital alone shows what war is."
"Tjaden, I command you, as your superi…
Paul
Erich Remarque
Paul
Himmelstoss
"After all, war is war."
Paul
He fell in October 1918.
Erich Remarque
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Paul Baümer
Lieutenant Bertnick
Detering
Gérard Duval
Novel's narrator and protagonist of AQ who witnesses and repo…
The Company Commander who is respected by Baumer and his frie…
friend of Paul; constantly homesick for his family and wife a…
A French soldier whom Paul kills in No Man's Land. He is a pr…
Paul Baümer
Novel's narrator and protagonist of AQ who witnesses and repo…
Lieutenant Bertnick
The Company Commander who is respected by Baumer and his frie…
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Voracity
Requisition
Cunning
Queue
greediness for food
a formal demand for goods
Clever, sly
a line
Voracity
greediness for food
Requisition
a formal demand for goods
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Restive
Suffice
Protrude
Affably
Impatient, restless
To be enough
To stick out
In a friendly manner
Restive
Impatient, restless
Suffice
To be enough
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All Quiet on the Western Front
Ration
Shrewd
Queue
Jostle
A fixed portion or allowance (as of food)
Crafty; clever; intelligent in an evil way
A line of people
To push, elbow
Ration
A fixed portion or allowance (as of food)
Shrewd
Crafty; clever; intelligent in an evil way
32 terms
All Quiet On The Western Front
Paul Baümer
Albert Kropp
Muller
Leer
-A young German soldier fighting in the trenches during World…
-One of Paul's classmates who serves with Paul in the Second…
-One of Paul's classmates... -is a hardheaded, practical young m…
-One of Paul's classmates and close friends during the war... -L…
Paul Baümer
-A young German soldier fighting in the trenches during World…
Albert Kropp
-One of Paul's classmates who serves with Paul in the Second…
43 terms
All quiet on the western front
Not all soldiers can mentally survive.
War turns men into savages.
Paul believes the war has caused the s…
Life thrives in No-Man's Land.
True. Paul says that many recruits aren't up to the stress. T…
True. After the men wait in the dugout, they are completely s…
True. Paul states that he can no longer connect to the happie…
False. No-Man's Land is described as being a barren waste. Sh…
Not all soldiers can mentally survive.
True. Paul says that many recruits aren't up to the stress. T…
War turns men into savages.
True. After the men wait in the dugout, they are completely s…
11 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
parapet
glowering
claustrophobia
deter
n. fortification consisting of a low wall... "The German soldier…
Scowling; looking at angrily... "she glowered at him suspiciously"
n. 空间幽闭症
v. to discourage; put off; prevent... "only a health problem wou…
parapet
n. fortification consisting of a low wall... "The German soldier…
glowering
Scowling; looking at angrily... "she glowered at him suspiciously"
25 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Disconcerted
Ostracized
Patronizing
Decorum
adj. upset or unsettled; lacking composure; confused
adj. excluded (from society or a social group)
adj. talking down to someone; being condescending.
n. politeness, manners, dignity.
Disconcerted
adj. upset or unsettled; lacking composure; confused
Ostracized
adj. excluded (from society or a social group)
68 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Kantorek
Tjaden
Paul Baumer
Paul's mother
School teacher who encourgaes his students to go to War
"Skinny as a rake" But eats a lot
Is Warned to beware of French Women
Warns Paul to stay away from French Women
Kantorek
School teacher who encourgaes his students to go to War
Tjaden
"Skinny as a rake" But eats a lot
26 terms
All quiet on the western front
aberration
acrid
affable
anemic
(n.) something that differs from the norm (In 1918, the Bosto…
sharp or biting to the taste or smell; bitterly pungent; irri…
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
adjective: lacking energy and vigo
aberration
(n.) something that differs from the norm (In 1918, the Bosto…
acrid
sharp or biting to the taste or smell; bitterly pungent; irri…
All Quiet on the Western Front
"Does it Matter"
couplet
quatrain
quintet
Poem by Siegfried Sassoon... "For people are always kind"
a pair of successive lines of poetry that rhyme
a stanza of four lines
five line stanza
"Does it Matter"
Poem by Siegfried Sassoon... "For people are always kind"
couplet
a pair of successive lines of poetry that rhyme
20 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Ostracized
Mutineers
Bayonet
Trenches
expel from a community or group; avoid speaking to or dealing…
Someone who is openly rebellious and refuses to obey authorit…
A dagger like steel weapon that is attached to or at the muzz…
To surround or to fortify
Ostracized
expel from a community or group; avoid speaking to or dealing…
Mutineers
Someone who is openly rebellious and refuses to obey authorit…
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All Quiet On The Western Fornt
War Front
Requisition
Voracity
windfall
a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
a demand for goods, usually made by an authority
greediness
unexpected good fortune
War Front
a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
Requisition
a demand for goods, usually made by an authority
92 terms
all quiet on the western front
Paul Baumer
Kantorek
Himmelstoss
Stanislaus Katczinsky
the narrator and protagonist
former schoolteacher of Paul and his friends, ... -represents na…
postman before the war... -ruthless disciplinarian in the traini…
unofficial leader of Paul's company... -finds food ... -Paul is clo…
Paul Baumer
the narrator and protagonist
Kantorek
former schoolteacher of Paul and his friends, ... -represents na…
68 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Kantorek
Tjaden
Paul Baumer
Paul's mother
School teacher who encourgaes his students to go to War
"Skinny as a rake" But eats a lot
Is Warned to beware of French Women
Warns Paul to stay away from French Women
Kantorek
School teacher who encourgaes his students to go to War
Tjaden
"Skinny as a rake" But eats a lot
14 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Paul Baumer
Stanislaus Katczinsky
Albert Kropp
Muller
A young German soldier fighting in the trenches during World…
A soldier belonging to Paul's company and Paul's best friend…
One of Paul's classmates who serves with Paul in the Second C…
One of Paul's classmates. Müller is a hardheaded, practical y…
Paul Baumer
A young German soldier fighting in the trenches during World…
Stanislaus Katczinsky
A soldier belonging to Paul's company and Paul's best friend…
100 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Gerard Duval
Behm
Paul Baumer
Kantorek
dead printer
first of the school boys to die
last of the seven school boys to die
urges Paul and his friends to enlist
Gerard Duval
dead printer
Behm
first of the school boys to die
108 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator ? And how old is he?
Tjaden
Five miles behind the front
They did not count on so much of a lose of life on the front
Paul Baumer, Is 19 years old
Is a skinny locksmith. Is the biggest eater
Where are the men "at rest"?
Five miles behind the front
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
They did not count on so much of a lose of life on the front
23 terms
All Quiet On The Western Front
THEME
THEME
THEME
THEME
War causes a loss of hope and interest in the world.
War causes a loss of compassion and an increase of viciousness.
War destroys a persons individuality.
war creates comraderie between soldiers.
THEME
War causes a loss of hope and interest in the world.
THEME
War causes a loss of compassion and an increase of viciousness.
83 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
front
requisitioned
voracity
forsight
where the war took place
written list of something that you want
a huge desire for a great quantity of something
looking ahead or looking forwords
front
where the war took place
requisitioned
written list of something that you want
108 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator ? And how old is he?
Tjaden
Five miles behind the front
They did not count on so much of a lose of life on the front
Paul Baumer, Is 19 years old
Is a skinny locksmith. Is the biggest eater
Where are the men "at rest"?
Five miles behind the front
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
They did not count on so much of a lose of life on the front
104 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator? How old is he?
Tjaden
The men are "at rest" five miles behind the front lines.
There is such an abundance of rations because they lost a lot…
Paul Baumer is the narrator of the story. He is nineteen year…
Tjaden is Paul's nineteen-year-old friend who likes to eat a…
Where are the men "at rest"?
The men are "at rest" five miles behind the front lines.
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
There is such an abundance of rations because they lost a lot…
108 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator ? And how old is he?
Tjaden
Five miles behind the front
They did not count on so much of a lose of life on the front
Paul Baumer, Is 19 years old
Is a skinny locksmith. Is the biggest eater
Where are the men "at rest"?
Five miles behind the front
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
They did not count on so much of a lose of life on the front
70 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
The most powerful character...goes out…
What is the label given to Paul and hi…
What does Paul call the recruits?
In the trenches, on which animal do th…
Berger
Iron Youth
infants
rats
The most powerful character...goes out…
Berger
What is the label given to Paul and hi…
Iron Youth
36 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator? How old is he?
Tjaden
They're 5 miles behind the front
The cook made for 150 men, but there were 80
Paul Baümer, age 19
Skinny, locksmith
Where are the men "at rest"?
They're 5 miles behind the front
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
The cook made for 150 men, but there were 80
104 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator? How old is he?
Tjaden
The men are "at rest" five miles behind the front lines.
There is such an abundance of rations because they lost a lot…
Paul Baumer is the narrator of the story. He is nineteen year…
Tjaden is Paul's nineteen-year-old friend who likes to eat a…
Where are the men "at rest"?
The men are "at rest" five miles behind the front lines.
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
There is such an abundance of rations because they lost a lot…
20 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
The French front during World War I
Paul Bäumer
19
Erich Maria Remarque
Where does All Quiet on the Western Front take place?
Who narrates All Quiet on the Western Front?
How old is Paul at the beginning of the book?
Who wrote All Quiet on the Western Front?
The French front during World War I
Where does All Quiet on the Western Front take place?
Paul Bäumer
Who narrates All Quiet on the Western Front?
36 terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Where are the men "at rest"?
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
Who is the narrator? How old is he?
Tjaden
They're 5 miles behind the front
The cook made for 150 men, but there were 80
Paul Baümer, age 19
Skinny, locksmith
Where are the men "at rest"?
They're 5 miles behind the front
Why is there such an abundance of rati…
The cook made for 150 men, but there were 80
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