All Quiet On The Western Front Vocabulary (#15-21)

All Quiet On The Western Front Vocabulary (#15-21) - 5A: I...

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Tran 1 Ngoc Tran Mrs. Froehlich Enriched English 10 3 May 2009 All Quiet on The Western Front Vocabulary (#15-21) 1A: “Killing each separate louse is a tedious business when a man has hundreds” (75). 1B: noun . Any small, wingless insect 1C: a parasite 1D: The queen louse produces about 4000 eggs every day. 2A:”He seems to have overdone it with a couple of young recruits on the ploughed field at home and unknown to him the son of the local magistrate was watching” (76). 2B: noun . A civil officer charged with the administration of the law. 2C: a high ranking officer 2D: The magistrate felt that he needed to overpower someone because of his high ranking authority. 3A: “That is the most dementing convulsion of all” (106). 3B: verb . To make mad or insane. 3C: to irritate, bug 3D: In order to try and get Terry to fail his assignment, he demented him. 4A: “We are gradually benumbed ” (107). 4B: verb . To make numb; deprive of sensation 4C: to weaken 4D: Because of frostbite, my hand was benumbed and I couldn’t feel any pain.
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Unformatted text preview: 5A: I am in the cathedral cloister and look at the tall rose trees that bloom in the middle of the little cloister garden where the monks lie buried (119). 5B: noun . A place of religious seclusion, as a monastery or convent. 5C: religious place 5D: In order to avoid persecution, the Jews went to the hidden cloister in order to practice their religion. 6A: We are forlorn like children, and experienced like old men, we are crude and sorrowful and superficialI believe we are lost (123). 6B: adjective . Lonely and sad; forsaken 6C: depressed 6D: The forlorn kid who just witnessed 10 shootings in front of him would not talk anymore. 7A: In the evening it grows sultry and the heat rises from the earth (126). 7B: adjective . Oppressively hot; emitting great heat Tran 2 7C: very hot 7D: In California, the sultry sun along with the dried Santa Ana winds can bring dryness to your whole body within minutes....
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