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Flashcards in extra stuff on the scarlet letter Deck (20):
1

the novel is a novel about

sin

2

another book by hathorne

the house of the seven gables

3

names of two short story collections

mosses from an old manse
twice told tales

4

short story

Dr. Heidegger's Experiment

5

how does chillingworth's appearance look more devilish

his visage is evil
more devilish look/ features in face
humped shoulders

6

setting

boston, forest around it, 7 years

7

what is a sexton

grave digger

8

beadle

jailor

9

forest represents

god's word
freedom
witchcraft

10

appearance vs reality

chillingworth
-physician who wants to take revenge on dimmesdale
dimmesdale
-pastor but committed adultery

11

not puritan like

bellingham's house
election day celebreations

12

flowers (4)

weeds out of grave
pearl ornates herself with flowers
burrs and the scarlet letter
rose by prison door
pearl says she was plucked off of rose bush

13

realism elements in the play

scaffold
people- bellingham
punishments

14

naturalism elements in the play

sun, nature,forest, brook

15

impressionalism (colors)

gray clothing
scarlet letter
pearl's clothes
passion= red

16

dramatic irony

dimmesdale is father, chillingworth is husband

17

situational irony

chillingworth shows up after two years of being gone and sees hester on the scaffold

18

verbal irony

"These good people"
my kind friedn, physician"

19

transcendantalists

Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau

20

anti transcendantalists

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Herman Melville

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