English 955

Daily Vocab: Placateverb: to make calm; to soothe – The mother tried to placate the screaming child by giving him a toy to play with. Alleviateverb: to lessen pain or tension – To alleviate overcrowding, the school administration proposes running two class schedules, one early and one late. Quiz: Friday, 09/26/14

Complete characterization chart on Rainsford or Zaroff 955 MDG Characterization Chart II. For those of you unable to gain access to the online text, here is a link to “The Most Dangerous Game” .

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