THE KITE RUNNER- Chapter 5
The problem, of course, was that Baba saw the world in black and white. And he got to decide what was black and what was white. You can’t love a person who lives that way without fearing him too. Maybe even hating him a little.Amir, The Kite Runner
· Rat-a-tat-tat-A series of short sound made by firing an automatic weapon, beating a drum etc.
· Sprung- jumped.
· Hobbling-walk in an awkward way, typically because of pain from an injury.
· Outstreched- extend or stretch out.
· Staccato- A series of short and separate sounds.
· Ruffled- disorderly or disarranged.
· Envious- jealous, grudging.
· Notion- idea,thought.
· Blootletting-the violent killing and wounding of people
· Pounding- striking, hitting.
· Crouching-a kind of sitting position.
· Shrugged-to express doubt, ignorance.
· Whirled- rotate, move or cause to move rapidly round and round.
· Brass Knuckles-
· Savagery- burtality,cruel etc.
· Flanked-be on each or on one side of.
· Entourage-a group of people attending or surrounding an important person.
· Pummeled-strike repeatedly.
· Sociopath- A person who can’t understand others’ feelings
· Badgering-to ask or do again and again,annoy,disturb.
· Fag-an offensive word for a gay man
· Riddance-the action of getting rid of a troublesome or unwanted person
· Snickered-give a half-suppressed typically scornful laugh.
· Grandiose-impressive and imposing in appearance or style.
· Kasseef Hazaras- Filthy or bad ethnic group.
· Astonisment- surprised.
· Ingrained-firmly fixed or established
· Subtle-cunning, making use of clever and indirect methods to achieve something.
· Rippled-feeling that spreads through a person gradually.
· Trepidation-a feeling of fear or anxiety about something that may happen.
· Coaxed- Pursuade.
· Appendicitis-inflammation of the appendix.
· Circumcision-is the removal of the foreskin from the human penis.
· Grotesque-comically or repulsively ugly or distorted.
· Jagged-having a sharply uneven edge or surface.
That was the thing with Hassan. He was so goddamn pure, you always felt like a phony around him.Amir, The Kite Runner