Zaroff takes Eve back to his fortress to enjoy his prize. Zaroff tells Rainsford that he is bored with hunting most animals. However, because he has never had to be in the position of the prey, he struggles with the role at first. Whitney retires for the evening and Rainsford remains on the deck. See Wikipedia's for further suggestions.
Rainsford realizes with horror that Zaroff actually hunts humans and wonders what happens if a man refuses to be hunted. The man is dressed elegantly and has an air of sophistication about him. Unfortunately, the next morning Zaroff is able to follow his trail. Rainsford refuses to join Zaroff in hunting. Indeed, Zaroff uses t … he threat of turning his huntees over to Ivan if they will not comply with his desire to hunt them; the huntees invariably choose to be hunted rather than face the brutal Ivan.
Eventually, they are trapped by a waterfall. If they can survive for three days in the jungle, Zaroff promises, he will give them their freedom. The cause of that ending is Rainsford'sappearance in the room. As he explains it, his sport only mimics the natural divide between the strong and the weak that is found in nature. Ask the students the following questions: a. Rainsford comprehends that he will be the next target. It is during this conversation that Rainsford learns that Zaroff hunts men on the island.
The main events of the short story are set in the late 1920's see reading link below. He meets a Cossack expatriate, General Zaroff, who lives alone … on the island with his deaf-mute servant Ivan. Rainsford decides to set a trap for Zaroff. Zaroff remarks t hat Rainsford must never speak to anyone about what happens on the island if he manages to win. During his three-hour head start, Rainsford lays an intricate trail in the forest and then climbs a tree.
Hunting had ceased to be a challenge to Zaroff, so he decided to hunt a new animal, one that could reason. Zaroff congratulates him on winning the game, but Rainsford informs him that they are still playing. The next day Rainsford is given clothing, a knife, and a three-hour head start into the jungle. The story was also a success with the critics, winning Connell an O. They play no active role in the story. Rainsford attempts to explain himself and soon a military-looking Russian man calls the giant, whose name is Ivan, off of Rainsford. Rainsford falls into the water and swims to the island.
Rainsford came thru the front door to kill Zaroff. Rainsford is on a yacht bound for the Amazon. He laments that the sailors he lures to the island present less and less of a challenge. At the time of the story, they find themselves somewhere in the Caribbean. He stumbles across a luxury chateau where he becomes the guest of the expatriate Zaroff , a fellow hunting enthusiast.
In the film , humans are allowed to hunt and kill androids until one, played by , starts hunting them. The next day Rainsford creates a , which kills one of Zaroff's hounds. He apologizes for Ivan and gives Rainsford clean clothes and dinner. Rainsford has never slept in a more comfortable bed Zaroff asks Rainsford to join him in hunting his prey. The rising action in this story begins when Rainsford falls off of the yacht because he is now in conflict with nature, trying to survive it. The Russian revolution and its refugees The final decades of the nineteenth century marked turbulent times for Russia.
How could you change this activity to be more fun? All cards must be visible to the students. Whether his experience on the island changes his attitude toward hunted animals is open to question. The next attempt was more elaborate, involving set immigration quotas by nationality. Rainsford remarks that it's like 'moist black velvet. He soon comes to a bloody, torn-up patch of vegetation where a large animal had thrashed about. Hand out pieces of blank paper to the students for intermittent drawing activities.
He exhibits no pity or sympathy for the animals that he hunts. Something or someone was approaching through the bushes. Rainsford has the inclination to jump on him from above, but he decides against it because Zaroff is carrying a pistol. However, in order to prolong the fun of the game, Zaroff leaves Rainsford without harming him. He and his friend Rainsford are big-game hunters bound for a hunting trip in the Amazon River basin.