Short Story Summative Thurs. 9/19/19

Short Story lit. terms quiz Wednesday.  The following terms will be on the quiz-

Short Story literary terms -PowerPoint – 2016

Watson- Short Story Review Sheet 2017     

The test will have questions over “Cask of Amontillado”, “Scarlet Ibis” & “Marigolds”- all of these can be found on my blog in PDF or audiobook form.

The definitions of these terms found on p.6 of workbook will be on the test-

Diction- word choice intended to convey a certain effect.

Syntax- Sentence structure; the arrangement of the words & the order of grammatical elements in a sentence.

Juxtaposition- arrangement of two or more things –

“Cask of Amontillado”- summary-

“The Scarlet Ibis”- HILARIOUS student made film (and pretty accurate)

This is a lovely retelling of “Scarlet Ibis”



I found this movie that is true to the story!

Here is the story read and analyzed:


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