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The Monkey's Paw

Vocabulary

QuestionAnswer
danger Peril
a facial expression of pain or disgust Grimace
something, such as money, received as payment Compensation
a disposition to believe too readily Credulity
a power that is thought to determine the course of events Fate
acceptance of something that is inescapable Resignation
the feeling or atmosphere the writer creates for the reader Mood
what the reader can imagine based on descriptions that use the five senses Imagery
when the outcome of a situation is the opposite of what one might expect Irony
to give hints of what's to come in a story Foreshadowing
Created by: aherald