What are the two meanings of the word game in the most dangerous game?
The two meanings of game in the title are play and hunted animal. The word game is used to refer to animals that are hunted. The game that Zaroff hunts is human beings. They are the most dangerous of all game because they can reason.
What are some examples of similes in the most dangerous game?
In the story, “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell, one of the first similes is something that evokes an extremely clear mental image. Whitney is describing the “moonless Caribbean night” and notes: It’s like moist, black velvet. Note the use of “like,” comparing the night to a heavy wet material (velvet).
What is the climax of the most dangerous game?
The climax of “The Most Dangerous Game” comes when Rainsford jumps into the ocean. Zaroff has been chasing him for days. After Rainsford failure on the first day, Zaroff played “cat and mouse” with Rainsford, letting the prey remain free for a while.
Why does zaroff think Rainsford is droll and naïve?
Answer. Zaroff thinks Rainford droll and naive as Zaroff thinks himself as the superior most Hunter and all others to be far below him.
Where is Rainsford from?
New York City