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

    Customize    

"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

    Customize    

The Cask of Amontillado Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

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

    Customize    

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

    Customize    

The Cask Of Amontillado Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

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

    Customize    

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

    Customize    

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

    Customize    

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

    Customize    

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

    Customize    

American Romanticism- Washington Irving and Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The disease that took the life of many of the women Edgar Allan Poe loved and influenced much of his work was ______. consumption
In his work, Edgar Allan Poe uses the color _____ to symbolize death. red
Varying versions of _______ is a major theme in The Tell-Tale Heart, emphasized by the chilling maze of the narrator’s confused mind. reality
A major influence of Edgar Allan Poe was seeing his _______, an actress, perform as Juliet and kill herself only to come back to life mother
A major theme in both The Black Cat and The Tell-Tale Heart is _______. guilt
The story, The Cask of __________, is told from the perspective of a man named Montresor who lures his victim, Fortunato, into the catacombs of his home and buries him alive. Amontillado
The poem ________ Lee was written by Edgar Allan Poe after the death of his beloved wife, Virginia Annabel
Edgar Allan Poe changed to name of his story To Lenore to The _______ after meeting with famous author Charles Dickens. raven
The Raven, written by Edgar Allan Poe, is regarded as the first adult ________. fairytale
In his work, Washington Irving often uses the theme of awkward________ due to the fact that he never married. relationships
Washington Irving's stories depict flawed _________. protagonists
The story The Black _______, written by Edgar Allan Poe describes an unnamed narrator who descends into maddnes and kills his pets and wife Cat
The character Tom ________ from one of Washington Irving's stories ventures out into the woods where he meets the devil Walker
Many of Washington Irving's characters have _______ needs financial
Edgar Alllan Poe uses _______ in his work symbolically. animals
All of Edgar Allan Poe's stories depict a _______ mood. dreary
Washington Irving described New York as __________ based off a town in England that was legendary for the stupidity of its inhabitants Gotham
Washington Irving's story Rip Van Winkle was a rewritten ________ folklore. German
Edgar Allan Poe's characters are often __________. outcasts
In The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Washington Irving invented one of the most memorable characters in American literature, the superstitious schoolteacher _________ Crane. Ichabod
Washington Irving was highly influenced by the culture and writing of ________. Europe
Washington Irving was named after ________ Washington, who he wrote about. George
Washington Irving's moniker Diedrich ____________ is said to be an attempt at some sort of narrative Knickerbocker
Washington Irving's story Rip Van ________ describes a man who wonders into the woods and emerges twenty years later, not knowing that everything has changed Winkle
Washington Irving Influenced Nathaniel ____________, author of The Scarlet Letter. Hawthorne
The story The Tell-Tale _______ by Edgar Allan Poe describes a young man so vexed by an older man's eye that he murders him, only to begin hearing his heartbeat. Heart
Edgar Allan Poe lost his mother at a young age and his adopted father showed apathy towards him, therefore many of his character have _______ problems parental
Many of Washington Irving's stories teach a _______ lesson moral
Washington Irving's stories often depict the protagonist meeting with a ________ being. supernatural
A reoccuring theme in Edgar Allan Poe's work is young, _______ women who refuse to stay dead beautiful

    Customize    

Edgar Allen Poe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Who insulted Monstresor? Fortunato
Fortunato's name includes the word fortune, but ends up not being fortunate. Irony
What changes the author's behavior in "The Black Cat"? Alcohol
Who suffered from a morbid acuteness of the senses? Roderick Usher
Where did Montresor kill Fortunato? Chamber
This poem is about two people in love who get torn apart unwillingly. Annabel Lee.
When the narrator contradicts themselves, they are seen as __ Unreliable
The poem "Annabel Lee" surrounds what theme? Envy
"The Cask of Amontillado" is set up as a __ flashback
From where does the narrator here from Roderick? Letter
How can the narrator of "The Back Cat" be described as? Mad
What was used to dig the cat's eye out? knife
What color was the spot on the second cat's stomach? White
a cask of wine pipe
After how many years did Montresor commit his crime? Fifty
An example is when Madeline comes back from the dead. paranormal
stonework masonry
"During the whole of a dull, dark, and soundless day in the autumn of the year." Alliteration
Used all throughout "The Black Cat." symbolism
an excessive use of alcoholic beverages intemperance
In what story is the narrator dealing with intemperance? The Black Cat
Where is the narrator telling his story from in "The Black Cat"? prison
The name of Roderick's ballad. The Haunted Palace
The antagonist in "The Cask of Amontillado" Montresor
Montresor's job, which foreshadows future events. Mason
Fortunato's state of mind as he was led into the chamber by Montresor. drunk
lacking in importance or worth Paltry
In what way did the narrator treat his wife and pets? Maltreat
deep and painful regret for wrongdoing remorse
gesture of respect obeisance
dirges sad songs
bearing manner countenance
a drug providing a way of forgetting something nepenthe
something delicate, light, or flimsy gossamer
something considered evil pestilence
This story surrounds the theme of revenge. The Cask of Amontillado
This poem is about different types of bells. The Bells
What changes as "The Bell" progresses? mood
Besides reading, what else does Roderick do to pass time? painting
What aspect of Roderick shocked the narrator? appearance
The relationship between Roderick and Madeline. twins
"while the carvings of the ceilings, the sombre tapestries of the walls, the ebon blackness of the floors" vivid imagery
"Many books and musical instruments lay scattered about" shows what type of imagery? Visual
Who is Roderick's only living relative? Madeline
Name of the narrator's first cat. Pluto
allowing different interpretations of something equivocal
the quality of being stubborn or obstinate pertinacity
What literary device is constantly used in "Annabel Lee"? repetition
the state of being happy felicity
What is each cat missing? eye

    Customize