English Exam Cards
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English Exam Cards
What is the direction of the rooms?
East to West
What happens when the clock chimes?
What is the plague that is taking place during the story?
Color of rooms/ different about black room?
two colors instead of one (red & black)
What makes Hop Frog crazy?
Why is it impossible for guests to help the king?
no weapons, no bright lights - just candle light
What is a jester?
clown or fool
How does Hop Frog get his name?
He skips and is round/fat
Who does the Narrator blame for the death of his wife?
What is the image on the cat?
gallows (where they hang you)
Why does the narrator kill Pluto?
he feels the need to do something bad
What is the Transcendentalists view?
everything is a reflection of the devine soul
Hawthorne and Melville both...
saw a dark side of human equistance
Dark Romantics and Transcendentalists both...
signs/symbols of human events
Utopian communites were founded to...
form a more perfect society
Children can see nature better because..
they see with both their eyes and heart
Purpose of Nature essay..
to appreciate nature in a different way
Emerson was a promoter of..
Society is a..
Purpose of Resistance to Civil Gov. Essay:
wanted different gov.
Why did he want to live at Walden?
to live amore simple life
Why did he want to leave Walden?
to experience new things
What is important in life?
What is his opinion about life?
to be happy
to be king/emporer
conspirator, gossiper, first to stap Caesar
right hand man, devoted follower of Caesar, kills Brutus
selfish, mastermind, organizes conspiracy
"beware the ides of march"
loves people & Caesar; leads conspiracy
Difference in opinions of Caesar: Brutus & Cassius
: thinks he's a coward
: likes him, knows his flaws, & doesn't think he should be king
Why will they not include Cicero or kill Mark Antony?
Brutus will not follow anyone & Brutus thinks killing Antony is unnecessary and too bloody
Why does Caesar change his mind on the Ides of March and go to the Senate?
Decius reinterprets his dream and changes his mind
What does Brutus say at the funeral?
I love Caesar, but I love Rome more
What did Mark Antony say at the funeral?
Brutus= Noble, points out that Caesar is not ambitious
How does Brutus die?
he runs into his own sword that he asked someone to hold
What does Mark Antony's side gather to discuss?
Who's going to die/ live on enemy list
What message does Caesar's ghost bring?
I'll see you at Phillipi
How was Cassius killed?
Pandorius stabs him
Why is Brutus noble?
He was the only one who killed Caesar for unselfish reasons
Dickinson didn't achieve fame during her lifetime, why?
She never released her poems. They were published after her death
What was described about singers in Whitman's I hear america singing?
Each singer sang about their jobs, each one was different
#33 presents what types of heroes?
Ordinary American heroes
Why was Dickonson a hermit?
Stayed indoors, because everyone around her died
What is the speaker doing in BICNSFD?
going to tomb with death on a carriage ride
Who can appreciate success in SCS?
people who are failures
What is emphasized about the 3 soldiers?
they all made a sacrafice
Dickinson got her poetry from..
the use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete sensation of a person, thing, place or an experience; word pictures
a word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another & that is not meant to be taken literally
the repitition of the same or similar consonant sounds
makes a comparison between two unlike things without like, as, than.
the use of a word whose sound imitaties or suggests its meaning
subdivision of an act
group of lines that form a unit in a poem
comparison of two unlike things using like, as..
word, phrase, line or group of lines that is repeated several times in a poem