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4.1.3 Study Guide - Understand the American Dream English 11 Sem 1 Write the definitions of the following words. Word Definition disillusionment A loss of faith or trust in a belief or an ideal. American Dream A social ideal that stresses the opportunities to achieve freedom, success, and happiness in the United States. Modernism An artistic and literary movement characterized by innovation and a break with tradition. stream of consciousness In literary text, a style that mimics the unstructured flow of human thought. unreliable narrator they give explanations that don't make sense, leaving you to wonder why or how things actually happened the way they did. fragmentation Refers to storytelling that is out of order or contains gaps that the reader has to fill in. alienation The sense that one is isolated from one's community or society at large. Write a short answer to each question.

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