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PostSubject: Week 22 Due FEBRUARY 23rd   Mon 15 Feb 2016, 9:47 pm

**Outline your Mystery or Thriller Story. Be sure to have the following also prepared for the next class:                                               Main Character(s), Setting, the basic mystery to be solved or what will happen in your thriller.
**Study Vocabulary and write an original sentence for each word SHOWING that you know the meaning of the word. The test will be available on Friday, February 19 through Sunday, February 21.
**Read Great Expectations Ch. 17-19 and answer the following questions:
Chapter XVII
1. What additional reason does Pip now have for disliking Orlick?
2. What is the relationship between Pip and Biddy now?
3. What is the mental and emotional conflict Pip undergoes here?
Chapter XVIII
1. Where had Pip encountered the mysterious stranger before?
2. What were the conditions upon which Pip would receive his “great expectations"?
3. What reason does Pip have for thinking Jaggers is Miss Havisham's agent in terms of his suddenly receiving “great expectations"?
4. Though he now is to have wealth and education, why is Pip discontented?
Chapter XIX
1. Why have Trabb and Pumblechook changed their attitude towards Pip?
2. What clue are we given as to Trabb's true character?
3.. Why does Miss Havisham fail to correct Pip when he thanks her for his fortune?
4. Compare “and the mists had all solemnly risen now, and the world lay spread before me" with the conclusion of John Milton's Paradise Lost, an epic poem based on the opening of “The Book of Genesis" in the Bible:
The World was all before them, where to choose
Thir place of rest, and providence thir guide:
They hand-in-hand with wand'ring steps and slow,
Through Eden took thir solitary way.
5. A literary symbol extends the meaning of a word or phrase beyond its usual literal or denotative meaning by bringing in its many associative or connotative meanings. How are the following Symbolic? Pip, Estella, Pocket, Hubble, meshes.
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