Freshman English (www.caskant.html), Period:
ANTICIPATION GUIDE: "THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO"
1. In the story we are going to read a man wants to get even with another man. Think about a time when you felt wronged or unfairly treated. Did you feel like getting even? How did you actually react? Describe an incident you had like this in the following chart.
|Incident description||What I felt like doing||What I actually did||Why I acted as I did|
2. Write everything you know about Edgar Allan Poe
3. Write everything you have heard about Mardi Gras.
4. Describe a catacomb
5. Give your best definition of a cask of Amontillado. If you don't know what it is, make up a plausible answer.