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Animal Farm ch. 1-4

scullery a small room next to the kitchen mincing to cut up meat tyranny a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator dissentients ones who disagree enmity a state of deep-seated ill-will mr. jones and mrs. jones who owns manor farm? he is an alchoholic what problem does Mr. jones have? […]

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Gradpoint Eng 4B – Victorian Literature

What is the best summary of the main idea of this stanza? \”But who shall forecast the years/and find in loss a gain to match?..\” The speaker wonders if meaning can be found in death What do these lines convey about the past and present relationship of the speaker to his friend? Past excitement to […]

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Harry Potter – Chapter 8

Who was the Potions Master at Hogwarts? Professor Severus Snape was the Potions Master. How many staircases were there at Hogwarts? There were a hundred and forty-two staircases. Who was always tricking first-year students at Gryffindor? Peeves the Poltergeist tricked them. What was the name of Filch’s cat? Filch’s cat was named Mrs. Norris. What […]

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Harry Potter Extreme!

Harry Potter The boy who lived The choosen one Main character Hermione Granger Muggle Born Very Smart Harry’s friend Ron’s love Ron Weasley Harry’s bestfriend Hermione’s love Roonil Wazlib Rubeus Hagrid Hogwarts groundskeeper and Magical creatures teacher Animal lover Albus Dumbledore Hogwarts Headmaster Voldemort’s fear Lord Voldemort Villain Heir of Slytherin Tries to kill Harry […]

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English – To Kill a Mockingbird, Part I (Ch. 1-11) – Review

bangs, young – rebellious, tomboy; main characater Describe 2 physical traits and 2 personality traits of Scout. What role does she play in the story? adventurous, bossy – takes part in the ventures to the Radely house Describe 2 personality traits of Jem. What role does he play in the story? snow-white hair like duck […]

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American Literature Critical Analysis

\”Tom said he slipped Jim’s hat off of his head and hung it on a limb right over him, and Jim stirred a little, but he didn’t wake. Afterwards Jim said the witches be witched him and put him in a trance, and rode him all over the State, and then set him under the […]

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Literature Grade 8 Holt McDougal Literary Concepts

Plot The series of events in a story. Most have 5 stages: exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution. Exposition The first stage of a typical story plot. Provides important background information and introduces the setting and the important characters. May also introduce the conflict. If not, conflict will be introduced in the rising […]

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Characteristics of a Literature teacher

enthusiasm Great excitement for or interest in a subject or cause. creativity A mental ability that involves using the imagination to produce original ideas. flexibility An ability to adapt to new situations and to see their possibilities; willingness to find innovative relationships patience Ability to wait, persevere; capacity for calm endurance … versed, – skilled, […]

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AP Literature First Semester Poetry List

Dolor Theodore Roethke, office, locked room, recognition of sadness, straightforward description of problem of midcentury America. The Waking Theodore Roethke, what roles does fate play in what you feel and where you go, hyper-alert sleep into the nature of awareness and back out again. If Rudyard Kipling, father giving advice to son, self worth. Sonnet […]

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To Kill a Mockingbird part 2

Describe Scout’s teacher, Miss Caroline Fisher. What is irrational about her teaching methods? She is young and dresses nicely. She is not from Maycomb How did Scout learn to read and write? She just read by herself. Calpurnia taught her how to write Describe the Cunningham clan The Cunningham clan were very poor and very […]

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Animal Farm Study Guide

Who owns the manor? Mr. Jones What problem does Jones have? – He is a drunk (alcoholic) – Not enough food on the farm – He treats animals poorly Who is Old Major? boar (pig) Why does Old Major assemble the animals? to share his dream What are the ideals outlined by Old Major that […]

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To Kill a Mockingbird Part 1

What do you learn in Chapter 1 about Maycomb, Atticus Finch, and his family? Maycomb is an old town in Alabama. Atticus is a lawyer and he is loving, understanding, and popular. His wife died. Even though the family is poor, they have it better than others. What do you learn about Dill’s character? Dill […]

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Fahrenheit 451: Part1 Comprehension Check

At the beginning of the story, how does Montag feel about his job? He delights in burning books and houses, and believes he is happy. What is your first impression of Clarisse? Clarisse thinks and acts outside the box and doesn’t care about what other people think of her. What memory does Montag’s encounter with […]

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Fahrenheit 451 review

They burn houses which is ironic because originally a fireman’s mission was to put out fires. What do the \”firemen\” do for a living? Why is this ironic? The books are compared to birds because as the books are burning, they take \”flight\” to that of birds/pigeons that are nuisances. why are the books compared […]

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Fahrenheit 451 part one

What do firemen do for a living Burn books What does montag think in the begining of the book about his job He loves his job, burning books brings him happiness Who does Montag meet on his way home from work Clarisse What does Montag mean by \”you can never wash it off completely\” What […]

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Social Allegory Lord of the Flies

Ralph Government Jack Power Piggy Technology Simon Humanism

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To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 13 Answers

Why does Aunt Alexandra come to stay with Atticus and his family? What is she like? She believes that Scout needs a feminine influence and doesn’t count Calpurnia as good enough for that. She is very overbearing and likes to have things her way. Read the first two things Alexandra says when she comes to […]

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McAuley Barbee English II Great Gatsby The Social Register & Quotes

Myrtle Wilson \”I married him because I thought he was a gentleman.\” George Wilson \”I’m sick. Been sick all day. I’m all run down. I’ve been here too long. I want to get away. My wife and I want to go west.\” Nick Carraway about Gatsby \”They’re a rotten crowd. You’re worth a whole bunch […]

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Short Answer Questions Chapters 8-9 (To Kill A Mockingbird)

What happened to Miss Maudie’s house? What was her reaction? Miss Maudie left fires going (for warmth) and her house burned down. As always, she put her most optimistic foot forward and seemed not to mind too much. Identify Cecil Jacobs. Cecil Jacobs was a boy at Scout’s school who first made her aware that […]

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Study Guide Questions for Fahrenheit 451 "Burning Bright"

How has Beatty given Montag hints that he (Montag) is under suspicion? he has sent the Hound around Montag’s place Who turns in an alarm against Montag? Mildred What happens to Montag’s green bullet? Beatty hit Montag hard on the head, and the bullet is knocked out of Montag’s head and onto the sidewalk and […]

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Literature When My Name Was Keoko Study Guide

theme of the novel around WWII causes and effects … significance of the title her name changes to Keoko instead of Sun-hee and then changes back to Sun-hee

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