[Hiding behind the trains noise Stanley sneaks in. the women don't see him behind the
packages in his arms, he overheard them talking to each other. He wears an undershirt
and grease stained pants.]
BLANCHE: Well not to offend you or anything - but he is
What days does Janie work? 51
- Every Day but not on sundays
Why does everyone like to talk about the mule? 53
- The people of Eatonville love to pass the time telling stories on the porch. One of their
favorite topics is Matt Bonner's yel
Epic Poem : a long narrative poem telling of a heros deeds.
Written when? : anywhere from 8th to the 10th century.
Themes- Good vs. Evil and Conflicting codes of christian and pagan religious belief.
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
By Christopher Marlowe
The Nymphs reply to the Shepherd
By Sir Walter Raleigh
Speaker : shepherd
Speaker : shepherdess
Stanza 1: Their love will beat anything, the ups and
downs in life.
Stanza 1: She says if she were
How do we know Janie doesnt entirely trust Tea Cake? 117
by the fact she hid her money to begin with.
What is missing? 118
Her 200 dollars
What happened to Mrs. Tyler? 119
She had a lot of affairs with boys at whom she spends her mon
The Pardoners Tale
1. What is an exemplum?
- Exemplum is a rhetorical device that is defined as a short tale, narrative, or
anecdote used in literary pieces and speeches to explain a doctrine or
emphasize a moral point. They are generally in the forms of
1. What does the metaphor in the first paragraph reveal about mens dreams? 1
This means that men were pressed for time to fulfill their dreams. This could be significant in
the way that it's the reason Tee Cake and janie got married because he
The Canterbury Tales Prologue
1. Boorish - unmannered
2. Jaunty- expressing a lively, cheerful and a self-confident manner
3. Chivalry- the rules and customs of medieval knighthood.
4. Heathen - an irreligious, uncultured, or uncivilized
1. Why is Janie jealous? 137
Nunkie, a chunky girl who flirts with Tea Cake in the fields. As the season goes
on, Nunkie grows bolder and bolder and is always falling over Tea Cake and
playfully touching him.
2. What does Tea Cake do to sto
Affront an action or remark that causes outrage or offense.
Desecrate treat (a sacred place or thing) with violent disrespect; violate.
Eulogy a speech or piece of writing that praises someone or something highly, typically
someone who has just d
How were they described in
the poem? Did they look the
way you thought they were
going to in the movie?
She had claws , look more
like a she- wolf
Grendel's mother is
covered in gold and looking
like Angelina Jolie.
Identify the following characters and their roles in the tale:
Arthur : he is a king, he was the perfect husband, did whatever his queen wants
like sparing knights life.
Queen: acks as the force of justice. Takes control of the knights case and
1. Why is Janie upset? 23
because Land is not enough to fulfill her desires and make Janie happy in her
2. Why does Nanny say Janie should be happy in her marriage? 23
due to her husband's wealth and status.
3. What did Nanny have to
1. How was Janie affected by Joes death? Look at the quote on page 90.
On the outside, Janie participates in the funeral and the requisite mourning
period. But, on the inside, she rejoices. She is finally free of the heavily restricted