Bonne Annee #2
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by Gail Sigelakis
| 17 Questions
1
1
Something that predominates
is the most common
changes around it
is usually borning
requires translation
2
1
What is a coup?
and agreement between friends
a soccer strategy
a overthrow of a government
a yearly celebration
3
1
Persecution is
a type of immigration.
a form of revolution or war.
a longstanding disagreement.
harsh treatment due to race or religion.
4
1
What does dispossess mean?
to create a contract
to settle and argument
to deny ownership
to fail to win a race
5
1
Something that is natal is related to a person’s
environment
birth
beliefs
education
6
1
The author’s family lives in New York instead of in Haiti because they
want their children to be able to speak English.
love the opportunities in the United States.
had to flee to avoid persecution by Haiti’s ruler.
do not feel connected to any particular country.
7
1
The author does not remember living in Haiti because
it was unpleasant and he tried to forget.
he was very young when his family left.
he has always lived in New York.
no one in his family ever speaks of Haiti.
8
1
What prevented Haitians from returning to Haite after "Papa Doc" Duvalier dies?
9
1
Why is the World Cup soccer match shown at Madison Square Garden important to the author?
It is the first time that he has attended a soccer game.
Americans begin to like soccer after the match is shown.
Haiti is able to beat Italy for the first time.
For the first time, he feels proud to be from Haiti.
10
1
January first is an important day for Haitians because it is
the celebration of Haitian independence.
fun to celebrate New Year’s Day.
the end of “Papa Doc” Duvalier’s rule in the country.
the day when prisoners are freed in Haiti.
11
2
Irony is a contrast between what someone expects and what actually happens. Why is it ironic that
Papa Doc Duvalier died of natural causes? (remember to answer in complete sentences)
12
2
What evidence suggests that the author feels more of a connection to Haiti as he grows older? Be sure to include textual evidence and complete sentences.
13
1
Select two pieces of evidence from the article Youth Soccer Team And Coach Trapped In Thailand Cave For 18 Days Safely Rescued that supports he idea that it was a difficult decisions to decide how to rescue the boys.
After much debate, it was decided that the only solution was to have the boys swim to freedom.
The 18-day ordeal began after soccer practice on June 23, 2018, when the team headed to the cavern to celebrate player Peerapat Sompiangjai’s birthday
An effort to finnd a back entrance to the cave also proved futile in the dense vegetation.
D Hopefully, they will be able to recover quickly from the and return to playing their favorite sport.
14
2
After reading the article on the cave rescue, think about the group of boys trapped in the cave. Provide one piece of evidence from the text that helps you understand how they FELT. Make sure your answer is in complete sentences and think about the citation rules we learned.
15
2
After reading the article on the cave rescue, think about the different groups of people who rescued the boys. Provide one piece of evidence from the text that helps you understand how they FELT. Make sure your answer is in complete sentences and think about the citation rules we learned.
16
2
Identify one sign post that you identified while you were reading. Don't forget to first state the sign post and then answer the question for the sign post.
17
2
Identify a second sign post that you identified while you were reading. Don't forget to first state the sign post and then answer the question for the sign post.
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