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The Most Dangerous Game

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"The Most Dangerous Game" is a famous 1924 short story by Richard Connell. It is taught in many high schools and colleges and has been adapted numerous times in film.
In "The Most Dangerous Game" the rising action is when Rainsford is trying to avoid drowning, and then making his way to the island.
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When Rainsford meets Zaroff to talk about the game .
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vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv The Protagonist in the story is Rainsford The Antagonist in the story is General Zaroff
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the theme is to hunt or be hunted... XD this story is good awesme. what goes around comes around. never give up. dont judge a book by its cover.the theme of the most dangerous game by Richard Connell would be violent and dangerous, but also insane.
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we have to guess.... but Zaroff is believed to have died Actually we know who died because Rainsford said (well thought) he never slept in a better bed. I used that phaise because the general said "splended one of usis to sleep in a furnish a repast for the hounds. The other will sleep in the excell…
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what is the dicription of rainsford in the most dangerous game
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The celebrated hunter Sanger Rainsford, while aboard a yacht cruising in the Caribbean, falls into the sea. While swimming desperately for shore, he hears the anguished cries of an animal being hunted; it is an animal he does not recognize. Rainsford makes it to land and after sleeping on the beach,…
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The themes of The Most Dangerous Theme were about violence, perseverance, competition, strength and skill, and man versus the natural world. The book was published in the year 1924.
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This is a short story by Richard Connell.
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tall and thin, mustache, gray hair, black eyes
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He isn't civilized. Someone who is civilized doesn't shoot down men!! He is a murderer!!
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In the beginning when they are on the boat, they are heading to the Amazon River for a hunting trip. Rainsford falls of the boat and swims to Ship Trap Island. Ship Trap Island is located in South America, Specifically The Caribbean Sea.
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Here are three examples of situational irony: 1) the fact that Rainsford, being a hunter, became the hunted 2) Rainsford didn't care about the prey he hunted and how they felt, but in the end, he realized how an animal at bay felt 3) the setting, Ship-Trap Island, is used by the general as a mean…
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When Zaroff is walking to the tree that Rainsford is in and he turns and walks away, because its too early in the game to kill Rainsford.
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On an island called Ship Trap Island that is in the caribbean sea.
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Rainsford spends his first night of the hunt up in a tree. He makes sure to leave no clues for General Zaroff to find.
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In The Most Dangerous Game Rainsford calls himself a beast at bay because he feels excited and wants to hunt again and again.
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he is an old blind person who looks scary and helps general zaroff hunt people
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It won the O.Herny in 1923 and 1914
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whittney tells rainsford stories about the island..!
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The island and forest
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Rainsford vs. Zaroff... zaroff is trying to hunt rainsford and mount on his wall
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Ship-Trap Island. I got this right out of the story.
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Use the quote: "After the debacle in Russia I left the country, for it was imprudent for an officer of the Czar to stay there. Many noble Russians lost everything. I, luckily, had invested heavily in American securities, so I shall never have to open a tearoom in Monte Carlo or drive a taxi in Paris…
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Zaroff is fed to his own dogs.
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In the story Rainsford hears the sound of gun shots so he runs towards the sound. He then slips and his pipe flies out of his mouth. Then Rainsford jumps to try to catch his pipe but he jumps to far and falls in the ocean. Then he swims to the island.
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Rainsford appears and surprises the general. (apex)
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Rainsford falls off the boat and swims to the island after hearing gun shots.
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The mood is omnicious and suspenseful.
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Having been a soldier and a hunter his entire life, he now waylays unfortunate sailors to become his human hunting prey. Although they are promised freedom if they can elude him, his skill and knowledge of the island make it virtually impossible for them to escape.
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Hes killed several animals from all over the world including jaguars and cape buffalo
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One is- The Cape buffalo head, one of the largest and most dangerous animals to hunt, is a symbol of General Zaroff's skill as a hunter to kill it.
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\An island in the middle of the Carribean Sea that has little to no contact is a perfect place for General Zaroff to play his game and get his hunts. Since there are no laws applied on the island, whatever General Zaroff says has to be done. Therefore, if there is no setting Zaroff wont play his gam…
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The generals next victim will be Rainsford.
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- In the interlopers there dispute was due to hatred , but in the most dangerous game there dispute was to due interest or just a challenge for excitement.              
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The Most Dangerous Game is a short story written by the author Richard Connell. It is an ironic story about a big game hunter who himself becomes hunted after being stranded on a deserted island during a shipwreck.
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General Zanoff, a Russian expatriate and Cossack aristocrat who lives alone with his silent servant Ivan on a rocky island off the coast of Brazil.
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There are a few parts in dangerous that have expositions. The most popular part in the game would be at the beginning of the game.
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When he reaches the island he falls asleep. The next afternoon he wakes and begins to look arund the island. He follows some footprint and he finds General Zaroff's chateau.
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