Vocabulary Chapters 19 & 20 Chapters 21 & 22 Chapters 23 & 24 Potpourri :)

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What is inured
Chapter 19 Accustomed to accept something undesireable

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What is because it is a source of comfort and recognition for Pearl.
Chapter 19 Why does Pearl make her mother put her scarlet letter back on again?

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What is Chillingworth has booked passage on the boat.
Chapter 21 What news does Hester receive from the ship captain?

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What is the scaffold.
Chapter 23 As Dimmesdale leaves the church, where does he go?

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What is she is delivering a pair of gloves and she wants to ask about the rumors that Pearl will be taken away from her.
Chapter 7 Why does Hester go to the governor's house?

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What is irrefragable
Chapter 20 not to be disputed or contested

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What is she washes away the kiss in the brook.
Chapter 19 After Dimmesdale kisses Pearl's forehead, what does she do?

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What is sin; deceit; shame
Chapter 21 What does darkness symbolize?

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What is he tears open his shirt and reveals the burning letter on his chest.
Chapter 23 What is Dimmesdale's most dramatic revelation to the community?

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What is Chillingworth becomes Dimmesdale's doctor
Chapter 9 Why do Dimmesdale and Chillingworth begin to spend so much time together?

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What is wormwood
Chapter 21 something bitter and grievous; bitterness

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What is England/ Bristol
Chapter 19 What is Dimmesdale's planned destination upon returning to town?

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What is she wants him to publicly accept her.
Chapter 22 What does Pearl want from Dimmesdale?

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What is he asks her to give him a kiss.
Chapter 23 What does Dimmesdale ask Pearl to do?

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What is he puts his hand over his heart.
Chapter 10 What actions of Dimmesdale's suggests that he is hiding something on his bosom?

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What is pathos
Chapter 22 sympathetic pity

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What is he rewrites his Election Day sermon.
Chapter 20 What does Dimmesdale do after his visitor leaves his room?

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What is 1) Dimmesdale shows her no recognition; 2) Chillingworth is going to bring Dimmesdale on the ship; 3) the towsnpeople stare at Hester's scarlet letter.
Chapter 22 Several things depress Hester in this chapter. Explain one of them.

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What is she returns to Boston and counsels troubled women.
Chapter 24 How does Hester spend the remainder of her life?

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What is 1) he fasts; 2) he whips himself; 3) he keeps vigils
Chapter 11 Dimmesdale tortures himself in different ways. Explain one of them.

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What is apotheosis
Chapter 23 elevation to divine status

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What is 1) he has the urge to swear; 2) he questions eternal life; 3) he wants to corrupt the innocent
Chapter 20 Dimmesdale has several different wicked impulses when he returns to town. Describe one of them.

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What is he lets her know that it is time to reveal his secret.
Chapter 22 What message does Dimmesdale give Pearl?

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What is Dimmesdale and a scarlet letter "A"
Chapter 24 Next to whom is Hester buried and what is on their shared tombstone?

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What is he feels a rush of new life because he is doing what he believes is right.
Chapter 12 How does Dimmesdale feel sas he holds Pearl's hand on the scaffold?

Chapters 19-24

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