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    A Streetcar Named Desire, by Tennessee Williams

    Definition:

    Major Characters-Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Harold "Mitch" Mitchell, Eunice Hubbell Other works: Glass Menagerie

    • American Literature
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    The World According to Garp

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    John Irving

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  • 88 terms

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    Of Plymouth Plantation

    Definition:

    Book that told the history of the Plymouth Settlement.

    • CLEP American Literature 5
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  • 138 terms

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    Katherine Patterson

    Definition:

    wrote A Bridge to Terabithia

    • Praxis (0041/0049) Reading and Literature: Major Works and Authors
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  • 191 terms

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    Hamlet

    Definition:

    William Shakespeare, Drama, 1601

    • Works of Literature
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    Keats

    Definition:

    Eve of St. Agnes Ode on a Grecian Urn

    • Authors- Praxis 2 English
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  • 79 terms

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    Who was known as "Papa"?

    Definition:

    Hemingway

    • Eng 251
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  • 40 terms

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    Anonymous

    Definition:

    Beowulf- the story of a hero who comes to Denmark to slay the monster, Grendel, to spare the people of Denmark. Kills the monster, becomes a celebrated hero, angers Grendel's mother. Sets off to kill her, finds the body of Grendel and returns with his head. Lives to an old age until he is called to battle again, this time to battle a dragon. Knowing he will not survive the encounter due to his age, he fights to the death, dying due to the poisonous bite he sustains from the dragon.

    • Books and Titles
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    the International exhibition of modern art (armory show)

    Definition:

    European Modernist are was first exhibited in the us

    • exam 4
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  • 22 terms

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    Form the possessive singular of nouns by adding ‘s

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    i.Charles’s friendii.Burn’s poemsiii.The witch’s maliceiv.the teacher’s clipboard-Exceptions: possessives of ancient proper names endings with –es and – is. (for example: “Moses’s laws” is changed to “the laws of Moses”-Pronominal possessives hers, its, theirs, yours and ours have noapostrophes. Indefinite pronouns use apostrophe’s to show possession.- One’s rights- Somebody else’s umbrella- It’s means “it is”, not to confuse it with possession.

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    allegory

    Definition:

    expression of truths or generalizations about human existence through means of fictional figures and actions

    • Lit Terms Review 1
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