The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell, , available at Book mejor conocido por su cuento “El juego mas peligroso. Short Story by Richard Connell. Common Core Standards Instrucciones: Mientras lees “El juego más peligroso”, usa la tabla como ayuda para. VISUALIZAR. After a shipwreck, Rainsford thinks he’s safe when he washes ashore a mysterious island — but once he meets the eccentric General Zaroff.

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They had come from the right, and doggedly he swam in that direction, swimming with slow, deliberate strokes, conserving his strength.

To Rainsford’s questioning glance the general said, ” Ennui He saw no sign of a trail through the closely knit web of weeds and trees; it was easier to go along the shore, and Rainsford floundered along by the water.

Rainsford, invariably they choose the hunt. Sign up, it’s free! It came out of the darkness, a high screaming sound, the sound of an animal in an extremity of anguish and terror.

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He had high cheekbones, a sharpcut nose, a spare, dark face–the face of a man used to giving orders, the face of an aristocrat. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

An apprehensive night crawled slowly by like a wounded snake and sleep did not visit Rainsford, although the silence of a dead world was on the jungle. The lights from the windows sent a flickering illumination that made grotesque patterns on the courtyard below, and Rainsford could see moving about there a dozen or so huge black shapes; as they turned toward him, their eyes glittered greenly.


Connell tuvo el mismo exito como periodista y guionista. Then he added, hastily: It’s free and takes five seconds. The general smiled the quiet smile of one who has faced an obstacle and surmounted it with success. The general could follow a trail through the woods at night; he could follow an extremely difficult trail; he must have uncanny powers; only by the merest chance had the Cossack failed to see his quarry.

“The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell

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His eyes made out the shadowy outlines of a palatial chateau; it was set on a high bluff, and on three sides of it cliffs dived down to where peligdoso sea licked greedy lips in the shadows.

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There was a medieval magnificence about it; it suggested a baronial hall of feudal times with its oaken panels, its high ceiling, its vast refectory tables where twoscore men could maas down to eat.

Start a new list. The Most Dangerous Game. Sometimes I think evil is a tangible thing–with wave lengths, just as sound and light have.

But I think I can show you that your scruples are quite ill founded. In a cultivated voice rihard by a slight accent that gave it added precision and deliberateness, he said, “It is a very great pleasure and honor to welcome Mr. Epligroso out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Bleak darkness was blacking out the sea and jungle when Rainsford sighted the lights.


The Most Dangerous Game

We’ll ask some follow-up questions. Then he straightened up and took from his case one of his black cigarettes; its pungent incenselike smoke floated up to Rainsford’s nostrils.

Activities for this list: The story is an inversion of the big-game hunting safaris in Africa and South America that were fashionable among wealthy Americans in the s. Practice Answer a few questions on each word on this list. Some wounded thing–by the evidence, a large animal–had thrashed about in the underbrush; the jungle weeds were crushed down and the moss was lacerated ; one patch of weeds was stained crimson.

Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? He saw that straight flight was futile ; inevitably it would bring him face to face with the sea. He did not recognize the animal that made the sound; he did not try to; with fresh vitality he swam toward the sound.