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The Birds

birds Vocab

placid calm
garish too bright
recounted narrated
sullen gloomy
furtively stealthily
imperative urgent
reconnaissance exploratory in nature
fretful irritable
scullery a room where pots and pans are washed
wireless radio
shingle beach covered with worn gravel
whist a card game
larder pantry
pilchards small fish
gramophone record player
paraffin kerosene
Primus small portable stove
pram baby carriage
gib hesitate
foreshadowing author's hints about future events
Created by: Murphy jimmy