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author of "The Lady, or the Tiger"
Frank Stockton
author of "The Monkey's Paw"
W.W. Jacobs
author of "Red Moccasins"
Susan Power
author of "The Lottery"
Shirley Jackson
author of "The Fog Horn"
Ray Bradbury
mood
the feeling created by a piece of writing
image
a picture in the reader's mind created by words
metaphor
a figure of speech thata says one thing is another
satire
humorous writing that makes fun of foolishness
climax
the high point of interest or suspense in a story
In "The Lady, or the Tiger?" the king is...
semibarbaric
In "The Lady, or the Tiger?" the ___knows which door the tiger is behind when her lover is on trial
princess
Old Man Warner is the ____ man in town in "The Lottery"
oldest
Mrs.___ gets stoned at the end of "The Lottery"
Hutchinson
The narrator of "The Fog Horn" thinks the monster is some kind of ___
dinosaur
In "The Fog Horn" when the ___ come to the lighthouse, McDunn lies about what happened to the tower
rescuers
Sergeant-Major ___ brings the monkey's paw from India in "The Monkey's Paw"
Morris
In "The Monkey's paw" Mr. White tells his wife the noise she hears is a ___
rat
In "Red Moccasins" Dina dreams about Red Dress, the woman with ___ rattles tied in her hair
rattlesnake
In "Red Moccasins" Anna ties Chaske's ___ rattle to her braid
baby
the postmaster
Mr. Graves
Mr. White
he was playing chess with his son
wedding
occasion that occurred if lady was selected
lament
a crying out in grief
Mr. McDunn
person who thinks the fish ame to worship
rhapsody
joyful song
Chaske
Anna Thunder's son
dwindle
to fade away
atrophy
to wither
Clyde Dunbar
person who was absent from the lottery
mourners
people who came out when tiger was chosen
Morris
person who tried to throw the paw in the fire
Mrs. Delacroix
person who selected a stone so large she had to pick it up with both hands
Cliffor Blue Kettle
Dina's father
frivolous
playful
When does the rising action of "The Lady, or the Tiger?" begin?
The rising action begins when the king puts his daughter's lover in prison to await his trial in the king's arena.
Who is late to the lottery? Why was this person late?
Mrs. Hutchinson was late because she forgot what day it was.
What is the definition of science fiction?
Science fiction is fiction based on real or imagined facts of science.
What were the first two wishes by Mr. White in "The Monkey's Paw"? What do you suppose the third wish was? Why?
Jr. White's first wish is for 200 pounds. Hs second wish is for his son to be alive again. His third wish is probably for his son to be dead again, because the knocking at the door stops and no one is outside.