"The Necklace" Page 219-227 By:Guy de Maupassant Group 7: Halle, Savannah, Lillie
Guy de Maupassant <ul><ul><li>1850-1893 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>world's greatest short story writer </li></ul></ul><ul>...
Vocabulary <ul><ul><li>incessantly-adv.:endlessly; constantly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>disconsolate-adj.: so unhappy tha...
Theme
Story Plot
Literary Elements
&quot;Dig Deeper&quot;
&quot;The Necklace&quot; Quiz <ul><ul><li>Mme. Loisel's husband handed her an item after he returned home from work. What ...
Answer Key <ul><ul><li>envolope with printed card inside that was asking if M. and Mme. Loisel to attend an evening recept...
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  1. 1. &quot;The Necklace&quot; Page 219-227 By:Guy de Maupassant Group 7: Halle, Savannah, Lillie
  2. 2. Guy de Maupassant <ul><ul><li>1850-1893 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>world's greatest short story writer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>author of Frech literature </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>spent occasional Sundays with a French novelist, Gustave Flaubert(mother's childhood friend) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>late 1869-July of 1871 he served in the Franco-Prussian War </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>government clerk </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>devoted his free time to writing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>at age 30 he published his own book in a volume of stories by up-and-coming authors(Flaubert declared it a masterpiece) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>built himself a villa, purchased a boat, and traveled to Europe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1880-1890 he authorized 300 short stories, 6 novelist, 3 travel books, and his own number of verses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>said writting should aim not at &quot;telling a story or entertaining us or touching our hearts but at forcing us to think and understand the deeper hidden meaning of events.&quot; </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Vocabulary <ul><ul><li>incessantly-adv.:endlessly; constantly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>disconsolate-adj.: so unhappy that nothing can comfort; hopeless and depressed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>aghast-adj.: filled with fear, horror, or amazement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>gamut-n.:the entire range or series of something </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>privation-n.:the lack of the comforts or basic necessities of life </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Theme
  5. 5. Story Plot
  6. 6. Literary Elements
  7. 7. &quot;Dig Deeper&quot;
  8. 8. &quot;The Necklace&quot; Quiz <ul><ul><li>Mme. Loisel's husband handed her an item after he returned home from work. What was it? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Why did Mme. Loisel say she couldn't attend the evening reception the first time? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How much did Mme. Loisel's outfit cost? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What did M. Loisel set aside the money used for Mme. Loisel's dress for? Why? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Who did Mme. Loisel borrow a superb diamond necklace from? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Around what time did Mme. Loisel leave the evening reception? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>When did Mme. Loisel notice the necklace was gone? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The original diamond necklace was only _______. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Answer Key <ul><ul><li>envolope with printed card inside that was asking if M. and Mme. Loisel to attend an evening reception </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>she didn't have an evening dress </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>four hundred francs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a rifle, so that the following summer he could join some friends who were getting up a group to shoot larks on the plain near Nanterre </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mme. Forestier </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>around 4 o' clock </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>while looking in the mirror </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>paste </li></ul></ul>

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