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Flashcards in Short Story Quiz 2 Deck (58):
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The Baddest Dog In Harlem

Cycle of Violence

2

Arletta

Stereotypign vs respect

3

Phionex Arizona

Take care of each other

4

Mona Chang

Cultural Identity

5

Jing Me

Independence vs Mother

6

Locus Bill

Character vs Self-fears

7

Father Paul

Core of Church own belief

8

The sinkhole one

Magic Realism

9

Sherman Matsumotto

"Mr Judo Cat Notebook"

10

Edward Petey, from Why You Reckon

"First exciting thing to me"

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Money does not guarantee happiness

Why, You Reckon

12

5 steps of story climax

Exposition, Initial Incident, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution or Denewmwah

13

"Just Like You"

Jing Me

14

Whats the magic realism one

Sinkhole

15

ed morgan

Spirit kwoon

16

BIA

Bueru of International Affairs

17

HUD

Housing and Urban Deveklopment

18

Ginseng

a kind of tea

19

edify

teach; explain to

20

aplomb

style, charm

21

monsignor

member of catholic clergy

22

cachet

special attraction

23

stymied

perplexed; dumbfounded

24

synaptic

nervous impulses, body cells

25

reparation

payback

26

acquittal

declaration of independence

27

bivouacked

set up temporary camp

28

chrysalis

protective cover

29

vertiginously

steeply

30

drubbing

sound beating; thorough win

31

spinsterish`

like a single woman; implies a woman is unattractive

32

insatiable

unstoppable

33

sycophants

flatterers; toadies

34

emanating

emitting; arising

35

sonorous

rich sounding

36

discourse

talk; discussion

37

expatriate

someone who chooses to live permanently in another country

38

aphorisms

sayings; quotations

39

idiosyncrasies

unique feature or habit

40

bravado

feigned bravery

41

aperture

opening as a hole, gap, or split

42

theological

religious

43

cornucopia

symbol of plenty

44

clerical

dress or attitudes associated with church

45

crescendo

swelling that peaks, used in music

46

garish

flashy

47

providence

divine guidance

48

reprieve

postponement of punishment

49

bedraggled

worn-out or unkempt

50

cajoled

urged; pleaded with

51

demented

crazed

52

arpeggios

chrods played note by notw

53

staccato

short movements

54

reverie

daydream; fantasy

55

discordant

jarring; unharminous

56

prelude

opening

57

stricken

shocked; dismayed.

58

lamented

protested; expressed