Short Story Vocab
The Ransom of Red ChiefQuestion: Collaborate means to
Answer: work together
Question: What is a proposition?
Answer: a suggested plan
Question: To commend means to
Question: What does impudent mean?
Question: What are provisions?
Answer: needed supplies/food
Raymond's RunQuestion: To clutch is to
Answer: hold tightly
Question: A prodigy is
Answer: a person with special talent
Question: What does liable mean?
Answer: likely to
Question: What is a sidekick?
Answer: A close friend
Question: To crouch means
Answer: stoop down with bent knees
The Monkey's PawQuestion: Peril means
Question: What is a grimace?
Answer: a facial expression of disgust
Question: To bleieve in fate means that you believe in
Answer: a power that determines events
Question: Compensation means
Answer: a type of payment
Question: Resignation is the
Answer: willingness to accept something that you can't control happening
The Tell-Tale HeartQuestion: What does acute mean
Answer: keen/sharp-as in sensitive
Question: To conceive a plan means to
Answer: Think of it
Question: To vex is to
Question: What does stifled mean
Question: A crevice is a
The Lady or the TigerQuestion: To assert means to
Answer: take charge
Question: What does subordinate mean
Question: To waver is to
Question: What does anguish mean
Question: What does impartial mean?
Answer: not prejudiced or judgmental