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Wrath
Wrath
Brawn
Concieve
Ample
Anger
Strong
Become pregnant
Enough
Wrath
Anger
Brawn
Strong
Grapes of Wrath, Ch. 1
rivulet
clouds
bayonet
gully
a small stream of water
driven away
a blade at end of a rifle for stabbing
A large channel in soil formed by erosion.
rivulet
a small stream of water
clouds
driven away
The Wrath of Jen
possible
take advantage of
imagined
tattle
it can be done or it can happen
to help yourself by using or hurting someone else
to picture something in your mind; to think of something
to tell someone's secrets to a teacher, parent or boss
possible
it can be done or it can happen
take advantage of
to help yourself by using or hurting someone else
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
Grapes of Wrath, Ch. 1
rivulet
weed colonies
cornfield
gullies
The plows crossed the rivulet marks.
bunches of weeds
corn leaves are like bayonets
places in land cut by water
rivulet
The plows crossed the rivulet marks.
weed colonies
bunches of weeds
9 terms
Grapes of Wrath Vocabulary Words
Panoramic Shot
Transition
Voice-Over
ruthless
Shot showing a wide area or landscape
a feature that can be applied in presentations to control the…
The voice of someone not seen in the narrative image who desc…
having no compassion or pity... cruel
Panoramic Shot
Shot showing a wide area or landscape
Transition
a feature that can be applied in presentations to control the…
31 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Author
Author's Birthplace
Noteworthy Novels
Accolade(s)
John Steinbeck
Salinas, California
The Grapes of Wrath, Cannery Row, The Pearl, Of Mice and Men
Nobel Prize for Literature
Author
John Steinbeck
Author's Birthplace
Salinas, California
50 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
dissipates
bemused
protruded
dispersal
scattered
dazed
stuck out
distribution
dissipates
scattered
bemused
dazed
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
17 terms
Grapes of Wrath
dissipate
insinuation
pique
snub
to scatter and go away
a suggestion or implication
stimulate
to ignore
dissipate
to scatter and go away
insinuation
a suggestion or implication
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
14 terms
SANDERIER WRATH
Fruiting body
Hyphae
Mycelium
Gills
reproductive structure
tiny filaments that make up fungi
a cluster of hyphae
where spores are produced
Fruiting body
reproductive structure
Hyphae
tiny filaments that make up fungi
100 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
A
C
A
C
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
What is a "big cat"?... (A) A machine used by the banks to evict…
During what decade did the Dust Bowl tragedy take place?... (A)…
A
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
C
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
11 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Joad
Homicide
Curtis Marbut
Hugh Bennett
Name of the family that moves to California
Crime that Tom committed
Father of soil science
Father of soil conservation
Joad
Name of the family that moves to California
Homicide
Crime that Tom committed
10 terms
Grapes of Wrath
humility
insistent
sullenly
plump
modesty
demanding
morosely
pleasantly fat
humility
modesty
insistent
demanding
9 terms
The Wrath of Grendel
spawned
brood
savage
righteous
created
the offspring in a family
untamed, fierce, wild
morally good
spawned
created
brood
the offspring in a family
5 terms
The Wrath of Grendel
Grendel
Danes
King Hrothgar
Beowulf
He lives in a swamp cave.... He kills the drunk Danes in the Mea…
Have been living in fear of Grendel for 12 years.
Danish King who calls on Beowulf to kill Grendel. He never to…
The Geat called upon to kill Grendel.... He brings 14 men with h…
Grendel
He lives in a swamp cave.... He kills the drunk Danes in the Mea…
Danes
Have been living in fear of Grendel for 12 years.
6 terms
Grapes of Wrath
jalopy
penitentiary
veneration
accoutrements
(n.) an old, decrepit, or unpretentious automobile
(n.) a correctional institution for those convicted of major…
(n.) profound respect; (in Christianity) showing devotion and…
(n.) additional items of dress or equipment, or other items c…
jalopy
(n.) an old, decrepit, or unpretentious automobile
penitentiary
(n.) a correctional institution for those convicted of major…
The grapes of wrath
if their men were who
There aint no sin
they were men & slaves
banks are cold and powerful masters
chapter 1
chapter 4
chapter 5
chapter 5
if their men were who
chapter 1
There aint no sin
chapter 4
Grapes of Wrath
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Antagonist
A narration usually restricted to a single meaning because it…
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
Allows for two or more simultaneous interpretations of a word…
The person, force, or collection of forces in fiction that op…
Allegory
A narration usually restricted to a single meaning because it…
Allusion
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
Grapes of Wrath
Calluses
Examine
Homicide
Plodded
a hardened thickened place on the skin
Inquire into
the killing of one person by another
to walk heavily or slowly
Calluses
a hardened thickened place on the skin
Examine
Inquire into
Grape of wrath
Calluses
Examine
Harsh
Plodded
a hardened thickened place on the skin
observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
Raucous
to walk heavily or slowly
Calluses
a hardened thickened place on the skin
Examine
observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
Grapes of Wrath
Calluses
Harsh
examine
plodded
Thickened portion of epidermis consists of mass of horny, ker…
Rough and unpleasant to the senses.
Look s.o. or s.t. over
trudged
Calluses
Thickened portion of epidermis consists of mass of horny, ker…
Harsh
Rough and unpleasant to the senses.
Grapes of wrath
calluses
Examine
Harsh
homicide
a hardened thickened place on the skin
Inspect
Rough and unpleasant to the senses.
the killing of one person by another
calluses
a hardened thickened place on the skin
Examine
Inspect
30 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ain't
Appendix
Barn
Boxcar
A non-standard short form of am not, is not, are not, has not…
A small part of your body that has little or no use but can c…
A large building on a farm for keeping crops and sometimes an…
A railroad car with high sides and a roof that is used for ca…
Ain't
A non-standard short form of am not, is not, are not, has not…
Appendix
A small part of your body that has little or no use but can c…
9 terms
The Wrath of Grendel
spawned
brood
savage
righteous
created
a group of offspring from a family
wild, brutal, fierce
morally good
spawned
created
brood
a group of offspring from a family
Grapes of Wrath
dissipates
protruded
truculent
tentatively
Disperse or scatter (v)
To stick out (v)
fierce and cruel; eager to fight (adj)
uncertain; hesitant (adv)
dissipates
Disperse or scatter (v)
protruded
To stick out (v)
38 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Slovenly
Vagrant
Comport
Abasement
negligent of neatness especially in dress and person (adj)
a wanderer with no established residence or means of support…
to behave in a certain way (v)
a low or downcast state (n)
Slovenly
negligent of neatness especially in dress and person (adj)
Vagrant
a wanderer with no established residence or means of support…
97 terms
grapes of wrath
"You had that big nose goin' over me l…
I got thinkin' how we was holy when we…
"[Y]ou cut us down, and soon you will…
"There ain't room enough for you an' m…
tom to the truck driver
jim casey preaching to the joad family for the first time bef…
one farmer warns the corrupt pawnbroker who robs him of his p…
gas station attendant when a farmer notes that surely Califor…
"You had that big nose goin' over me l…
tom to the truck driver
I got thinkin' how we was holy when we…
jim casey preaching to the joad family for the first time bef…
The Grapes of Wrath
dissipates
bemused
protruded
dispersal
scattered
dazed
stuck out
distribution
dissipates
scattered
bemused
dazed
34 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Type of novel
Year
Kind of writing from Steinbeck
Who decides things
Proletarian
1939
Romance
Ma (citadel)
Type of novel
Proletarian
Year
1939
12 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Tenant farmers in general preparing for the journey to Califo…
Tom and Ma Joad discuss California. Ma worries about what the…
The narrator explains that even though men continue to work t…
Long lines of cars creep down Highway 66, full of tenant farm…
Chapter 9
Tenant farmers in general preparing for the journey to Califo…
Chapter 10
Tom and Ma Joad discuss California. Ma worries about what the…
64 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Tie handkerchiefs over their noses and…
They notice that their men stay whole…
McAlester state penitentiary, manslaug…
A truck driver who carries a no riders…
What do the men do for themselves to protect from the dust?
How do the women know that this drought will pass?
Where did Tom Joad serve for four years? And why does tom ser…
Whom does Tom get a ride with after he is released from priso…
Tie handkerchiefs over their noses and…
What do the men do for themselves to protect from the dust?
They notice that their men stay whole…
How do the women know that this drought will pass?
The Grapes of Wrath
A
C
A
C
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
What is a "big cat"?... (A) A machine used by the banks to evict…
During what decade did the Dust Bowl tragedy take place?... (A)…
A
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
C
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
49 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Causes of the Dust Bowl
Effects of the Dust Bowl
Dust Bowl takes place in
Black Sunday
-Farmers plowed too much land/took advantage of it... -Rain stop…
-Loss of pride (among farmers depending on government for wor…
Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Texas
April 14, 1935. Worst dust storm
Causes of the Dust Bowl
-Farmers plowed too much land/took advantage of it... -Rain stop…
Effects of the Dust Bowl
-Loss of pride (among farmers depending on government for wor…
94 terms
Grapes of Wrath
What is the setting in the beginning o…
Diner waitress
Trucker
Tom Joad
Sallisaw, Oklahoma
At beginning of book talks to trucker about a man getting an…
Talks to woman in diner about a man getting an operation and…
Hitch hikes back home after being released from prison. The n…
What is the setting in the beginning o…
Sallisaw, Oklahoma
Diner waitress
At beginning of book talks to trucker about a man getting an…
161 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
turtle
McAlester
Roshasharn
Noah
a: Tom Joad found one on the side of the road... b: it was going…
a: where Tom Joad went to prison... b: he killed a man
a: Tom's sister... b: pregnant and complains a lot
a: Tom's brother... b: Leaves his family and lives by the river
turtle
a: Tom Joad found one on the side of the road... b: it was going…
McAlester
a: where Tom Joad went to prison... b: he killed a man
33 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Muley Graves
Uncle John
Rose of Sharon
Sairy Wilson
"Ghost" of vacant farms; stayed in Oklahoma
he blames himself for the death of his wife and it haunts his…
she is married to Connie; she is pregnant throughout the whol…
she is sick and in much pain; she never reaches California
Muley Graves
"Ghost" of vacant farms; stayed in Oklahoma
Uncle John
he blames himself for the death of his wife and it haunts his…
39 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Plot Overview
Narrarator
Point of View
Tone
Released from an Oklahoma state prison after serving four yea…
An anonymous, all-knowing, historically aware consciousness t…
The narrative shifts dramatically between different points of…
Mournful, awed, enraged, sympathetic
Plot Overview
Released from an Oklahoma state prison after serving four yea…
Narrarator
An anonymous, all-knowing, historically aware consciousness t…
78 terms
Grapes of Wrath
chapter 1 summary
What is devastating the land? (chap 1)
When the mens faces become hard and an…
What theme is shown through this quote…
-drought and dust are shriveling the Oklahoma cornfields ... -mi…
-drought and dust (the dust bowl)
-it shows that the men are still strong ... - It is anger that d…
-theme that women are dependent on men
chapter 1 summary
-drought and dust are shriveling the Oklahoma cornfields ... -mi…
What is devastating the land? (chap 1)
-drought and dust (the dust bowl)
Grapes of Wrath
What was the dust bowl?
Where was Tom? Why?
What was Casy's past occupation?
What is the significance of the turtle…
The Dust Bowl was a natural disaster that cause hundreds of d…
He was at McAllister's state penitentiary because he killed a…
He was a Preacher
It represents the family's journey to California. To give it…
What was the dust bowl?
The Dust Bowl was a natural disaster that cause hundreds of d…
Where was Tom? Why?
He was at McAllister's state penitentiary because he killed a…
Grapes of Wrath- Ch. 26
irritably
pall
forlornly
wizened
(adverb) in a manner showing annoyance... Al said irritably, "I…
(noun) gloomy atmosphere... The pall had fallen on Ruthie and W…
(adverb) sad because of being abandoned... They looked forlornl…
(adjective) withered; wrinkled... A wizened little man with a w…
irritably
(adverb) in a manner showing annoyance... Al said irritably, "I…
pall
(noun) gloomy atmosphere... The pall had fallen on Ruthie and W…
68 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Where was Steinbeck born?
Dates of Steinbeck
When did he win Pulitzer Prize and for…
When was Grapes of Wrath written?
Salinas, CA
1902-1968
1940-Grapes of Wrath
1939
Where was Steinbeck born?
Salinas, CA
Dates of Steinbeck
1902-1968
5 terms
The Grapes of Wrath (Ch.7)
jalopy (p.63)
upholstery (p.62)
baloney (p.62)
glint (p.65)
an old car in a dilapidated condition
soft or paddled textile covering that is fixed to furniture.
1) foolish or deceptive talk/nonsense... 2) bologna ham
to give out or reflect small flashes of light
jalopy (p.63)
an old car in a dilapidated condition
upholstery (p.62)
soft or paddled textile covering that is fixed to furniture.
7 terms
The Grapes of Wrath (Ch.6)
gulch (p.60)
bresh (p.60)
skittering (p.60)
scamper (p.60)
a narrow gorge/rockvalley with a stream running through it
dialectal variant of "brush"
to move lightly and quickly or hurriedly
to run with quick light steps
gulch (p.60)
a narrow gorge/rockvalley with a stream running through it
bresh (p.60)
dialectal variant of "brush"
Grapes of Wrath
Tom Joad
Jim Casy
Muley Graves
What was Tom in prison for and for how…
Protagonist: an Oklahoma tenant farmer's son
former preacher who now questions traditional beliefs as he o…
farmer reduced to homeless poverty when he loses his family's…
four years for manslaughter. Paroled for good behavior
Tom Joad
Protagonist: an Oklahoma tenant farmer's son
Jim Casy
former preacher who now questions traditional beliefs as he o…
8 terms
The Grapes of Wrath (Ch.11)
vitality (p.115)
corrugated (p.115)
nitrate (p.115)
contempt (p.115)
strength, energy, liveliness; the capacity to live and develo…
highly folded... Wrinkled; ridged
NO3 Chemical Element
Hostile behavior in which people insult each other and attack…
vitality (p.115)
strength, energy, liveliness; the capacity to live and develo…
corrugated (p.115)
highly folded... Wrinkled; ridged
7 terms
The Grapes of Wrath (Ch.12)
refugee (p.118)
tributary (p.118)
rutted (p.118)
gorged (p.118)
A person who flees their home country due to a well-founded f…
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
grooved as in a path or road
adj. having the neck encircled by a coronet or collar, especi…
refugee (p.118)
A person who flees their home country due to a well-founded f…
tributary (p.118)
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
10 terms
The Grapes of Wrath, Chapters 11-20
Tenant
Caravan
Diminish
Frantically
Someone who pays rent to use property owned by someone else
A procession traveling together in single file
Decrease in size, extent or range
In an uncontrolled manner
Tenant
Someone who pays rent to use property owned by someone else
Caravan
A procession traveling together in single file
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