Help me find words for a glossary project on The Devil's Arithmetic.I am doing an ABC glossary project on the book Devil's arithmetic, so I need a word relating to that book for every letter of...
Help me find words for a glossary project on The Devil's Arithmetic.
I am doing an ABC glossary project on the book Devil's arithmetic, so I need a word relating to that book for every letter of the alphabet with a short explanation.
I will get you started on some, but you can do this yourself with ease, I believe. Just think about the subject of the story - it is about the Holocaust, as you know - and you should easily be able to come up with some words.
A -Aliyah - this is a Jewish word that refers to Jews immigrating back to Israel. It is part of the Zionist belief that one day, all Jews should return to the Holy Land. I think you should include some Jewish words in your assignment.
B -Black - the Nazi uniforms are black and the train cars that transport Jews to the death camps are black.
C - Chaya - Hannah's Hebrew name
D - Death camps - the concentration camps were called "death camps"
E - Elijah - part of passover includes welcoming the prophet Elijah
See, it is easy!
Read the information here on eNotes and you can do the rest yourself.