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This word search contains the following answers:

insult
nitre
Edgar Allen Poe
decieve
carnival
Italy
Montresor
Fortunato
catacombs
crypt
Amontillado
cask

"The Cask of Amontillado" Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? Edgar Allan Poe
When did Montresor tell his servants he would be back? Morning
How did the victim die ? Trapped
What is the name of the rare Spanish wine Montresor lures Fortunado with? Amontillado
What does "In pace requiescat" mean? Rest in Peace
What is the theme of this story? Revenge
“______ cannot tell Amontillado from Sherry” Luchresi
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. Remorse
What was Fortunato’s weakness? Drinking
Fortunato’s name is ironic because it means______ in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. Fortunate
When was this story published? 1846
Upon what did Fortunato pride himself ? Wine Connoisseur
What was Fortunado dressed as? Jester
What line the walls in the crypt? Bones
Montressor continues to keep offering to bring Fortunato back home but he_____. Refuses
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? Laughs
The vibrations of the _____ caused Montressor to cease his labors after the fourth tier. Chains
What kind of narrator is Montresor ? Unreliable
Fortunato says “ The ____ is mere nothing; it will not kill me. I shall not die of a ____.” Cough
What is Montresor’s greatest talent? Deception
What genre of writing was Edgar Allan Poe famous for ? Mystery
Fortunato exclaims that Montresor is not part of the brotherhood known as the___? Masons
What caused Montresor’s anger and need for revenge upon Fortunato? Insult
What event is going on within the setting of story? Carnival Carnival
What was the relationship between Poe and his wife Virginia premarriage? Cousins Cousins

The Cask Of Amontillado Word Search

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Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Chained
Insulted
Montresors
Punishment
Nitre
Fortunato
Wall
Catacombs
Revenge
Gothic
Amontillado
Cask

Cask of Amontillado Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A barrel for holding wine cask
The motive for luring Fortunato to his death revenge
The tool used for brick masonry trowel
A person is in an expert in a certain area connoisseur
The name of the rare wine in the cellar Amontillado
Fortunato had insulted Montressor "this" many times thousand
A place underground a building for burying dead family members catacombs
Fire needs "this" to continue to burn oxygen
This was the name of the flaming torch flambeau
to be protected from any punishment impunity
the festival in the story was called the... carnival

Edgar Allan Poe: Unit Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What was the name of the first cat that the narrator killed in "The Black Cat"? Pluto
What is the phrase that the Raven repeats in response to the narrator in "The Raven"? Nevermore
Where does "Cask of Amontillado" take place? Italy
What is the name of the person that Fortunato insults in "Cask of Amontillado"? Montresor
Who dies and then comes back to life in "The Fall of the House of Usher"? Madeline
The narrator kills his ______ instead when trying to kill his cat. (The Black Cat) wife
Montresor takes Fortunato into his ________ to supposedly show him a cask of amontillado that he attained. (Cask of Amontillado) vaults
How old was Edgar Allan Poe when he died? forty
What did Edgar Allan Poe's mother and wife die of? tuberculosis
What is amontillado? wine
What is a common theme in Poe's writing? death
The narrator describes Usher's _________ as "an intensity of intolerable awe". (The Fall of the House of Usher) painting
"The Haunted Palace" was a ________. (The Fall of the House of Usher) ballad
facial expression (vocab) countenance
bleak and lifeless (vocab) dreary
In "The Fall of the House of Usher", Usher had a _______. mental illness
How many meanings does "House of Usher" have? two
Both of the cats in "The Black Cat" were missing an ______. eye
Madeline and ________ Usher were the last to remaining people in the Usher family. (The Fall of the House of Usher) Roderick

Cask of Amontillado Vocabulary Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

Hearken
Masonry
Tier
Implore
Circumscribe
Colossal
Recess
Catacomb
Crypt
Mason
Gesticulation
Medoc
Azure
Montresor
Rheum
Gait
Flambeaux
Sconce
Italian
Palazzo
Abscond
Roquelaire
Nitre
Amontillado
Pipe
Motley
Accost
Immolation
Wont
Virtuoso
Avenge
Retribution
Redress
Utterance
Venture

The Cask Of Amontillado Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

what is the name of the rare spanish Montresor lures Fortunado with? Amontillado
What is one of the topics from this story? Revenge
What caused Montresor's anger and need for revenge upon Fortunado Insult
What genre of writing was Edgar Allan Poe famous for? Gothic
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. Remorse
When was this story published 1846
what covers the walls in the cave Bones
Fortunato’s name is ironic because it means______ in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. Fortunate
What was Fortunato’s weakness Drinking
What was Fortunado dressed as? Jester
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? Laughs
. What kind of narrator is Montresor ? Unreliable
Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? Edgar Allan Poe
What event is going on within the setting of story? Carnival
As they characters go deeper into the catacombs Fortunado becomes more Drunk
Montressor continues to keep offering to bring Fortunato back home but he_____. Refuses
at the end of the story Fortunado ______ dies
A type of Irony we see throughout the story is Dramatic Irony

Unit: Edgar Allan Poe Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The name of the cat that belongs to the narrator Pluto
when a person is mad, crazy, unstable insane
the narrator's childhood friend Rodrick Usher
Rodrick Usher's sister Madeline Usher
the pet of the narrator cat
a story with suspense, violence horror
description of Rodrick Usher's house gloomy
two things Rodrick does to pass time read and paint
mood of ''The Fall of the House of Usher'' depressed
a book that Rodrick and the narrator enjoy reading ''The Haunted House''
what is the narrator in "The Black Cat'' obsessed with alcohol
time of year in ''The Fall of the House of Usher'' autumn
Montresor's enemy Fortunado
name of the wine in ''The Cask of Amontillado'' Amontillado
underground tunnels catacombs
how did the narrator hear about Rodrick letter
the narrator of ''The Black Cat'' and ''The Cask of Amontillado'' is... unreliable
the narrator of "The Fall of the House of Usher'' is... reliable
not being able to control feelings and actions unstable

The Cask of Amontillado Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Who is the Main Character? Montresor
Who is the main character's greatest enemy? Forunato
Who is briefly mentioned in The Cask of Amontillado? Luchesi
Done or reached decisively with authority. Definitive
Freedom from consequences Impunity
Small unsweetened or lightly sweetened biscuit/cake Scones
Strong, active, and full of energy Vigorous
Underground cemetery inspired by Ancient Rome Catacombs
Spoken word, statement, or vocal sound Utterance
Expert judgement Connoisseur
Beg someone earnestly Implore
A clown's multi-colored costume Motley
Dare to do something Ventured
What's the mood for The Cask of Amontillado? Suspenseful
What point of view is it in? First Person
Name of the expensive wine Montresor bought? Amontillado
What was Forunato dressed as? Jester
Where did Montresor and Forunato meet? Carnival
What is their nationality? Italian
What century does this story take place? Nineteenth century

The Cask of Amontillado Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What is the name of the rare Spanish wine Montresor lures Fortunado with? amontillado
What caused Montresor’s anger and need for revenge upon Fortunato? insult
What is the main topic of this story? revenge
What kind of narrator is Montresor (like the narrator of The Tell Tale Heart ? unreliable
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? laughs
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. guilt
Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? edgarallanpoe
What does "In pace requiescat" mean? restinpeace
What event is going on within the setting of story? carnival
What lines the walls in the crypt? bones
What was Fortunado dressed as? jester
A place underground a building for burying dead family members catacombs
A barrel for holding wine cask

Unit- Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The name of the first cat Pluto
Who was Montresor insulted by? Fortunato
"Punish with ________" impunity
"Luchesi cannot tell Amantillado from ______" Sherry
A feeling of sadness Melancholy
"bleak walls- upon the vacant _______ windows" Eyelike
What was the name of Roderick Usher's only living relative? Madeline
What type of novel is "House of Usher"? Psychological
Something that is considered harmful, destructive, or evil Pestilence
In "The Raven", who did the narrator love? Lenore
The use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities Symbolism
What was the word repeated in "The Raven"? Nevermore
What was missing from both cats? eye
What instrument did Roderick Usher play? Guitar
What was the weapon used to kill his wife? axe
The repetition of the same letter or sound Alliteration
Where did Fortunato die? Catacombs
Where did Montresor meet Fortunato? Carnival
How did the first cat die? Hanged
What was found all over the house of Usher? Fungi