Lord of the Flies by William Golding

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What are three phrases which describe chapter 5?

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This chapter is dominated by fear and a struggle to regroup, so I'd choose the following phrases:

Efforts to reorganize

As leader, Ralph looks around and realizes that the group is slipping into some dangerously lazy behaviors. He gathers the group and tells them that they can't continue using the restroom all over the island and that they need to use the tide to wash their fecal matter away. It shouldn't be near the bathing pools, and it shouldn't be near their food supply. He also tries to remind them...

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