Hey there today we are telling a story that is called The Most Dangerous Game. It is a very good story to read and twisted. There are two main character in this story and they both have very interesting stories about their life, but they will fight for victory and one will die and who will it be the good guy Rainsford, or the villain Zaroff. General Zaroff is chasing them through the jungle, He sees something in the cave he shoots his arrow and then…... General Zaroff is a very sick and twisted man who likes to kill people for fun.”we do our best to preserve the amenities of civilization here. Please forgive any lapses. We are well off the beaten track, you know. Do you think the champagne has suffered from its long ocean trip?” (Connell 221-222) That general zaroff is trying to …show more content…
You see, I read all books on hunting published in english, French, and Russian. I have passion in my life Mr. Rainsford, and it is to hunt.” (Connell 221-222) Then the reason why rainsford stayed was because he probably wanted to hear what he said about his book or just because he read it which was not smart that rainsford was not thinking and he didn 't know anything about him or what he does besides hunt he probably thinks that General Zaroff is a very good and handsome man. Think that Zaroff is a very intelligent man and is controlling because that 's all he does is drags them in and then takes them out, which means that he is going to kill them and not tell anyone of his family or else. General zaroff is being a very Controlling man just to kill rainsford and the girl that follows him. He is trying to kill rainsford and the girl for fun. Which is very wrong and grossum. “You’ll find this game worth playing” the General said enthusiastically. “ your brain against mine. Your woodcraft against mine. Your strength and stamina against mine. Outdoor chess! And the stake is not without value, eh?” (Connell
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The problem is he knows he is “better” than everyone else. Zaroff recognizes he is strong, and determines God made him that way so he could hunt everyone on the earth that isn’t as powerful as him. This causes him to have no regard for human life, which will ultimately lead to his demise. What makes all of this worse is that General Zaroff believes he isn’t doing anything wrong.
“The Most Dangerous Game” is a short story written by Richard Connel. In the story, Sanger Rainsford falls off his yacht and is forced to swim to Ship Trap Island. There he meets general Zaroff, who challenges him to a man versus man hunt and Rainsford wins. In the story, Connel was trying to show the value of human life. The author was trying to show this because he wanted to show the value of human life, and to show how opinions can change.
Rainsford was justified in killing General Zaroff. During the time Rainsford is in Zaroff’s house they have a conversation about hunting. Zaroff tells Rainsford about him hunting humans. Rainsford says, “I can’t believe you are serious, General Zaroff. This is a grisly joke...........
“The Most Dangerous Game” MLA Even though Although the story has a great plot some people might not appreciate the inhuman writing style of author Richard Cornell in this particular short story, but readers with higher compression will understand the real message behind the words of the author which is the feeling that animals feel when being bunted by man. , The story about the island is a contradiction since general Zarrof is man of contradictions even though Zaroff presents himself as a knowledgeable civilized man he also presents him self as a barbaric overseer of the more dangerous game. This is what makes the short the best. Zarrof presents himself as a knowledgeable civilized man he also presents him self as a barbaric overseer of the more dangerous game. This is what makes the short the best because The events that took place on ship trap island could have been possible which added the element of wonder suspicion and fear of the unknown if the story is a work of fiction or reality no one knows, knowing it can easily be both which leaves reader with questioning minds wondering if this story is fact or fiction.
In Rainsford’s conflict with the general he uses his hunting skills to survive Zaroff’s twisted “game”. At the beginning of the story Rainsford has a respect for Zaroff but loses that respect when he finds out what it is that he hunts . Still General Zaroff continues to invite Rainsford to hunt with him, but when he says no and that he doesn 't condone murder Zaroff turns him into his quarry. Before Rainsford got to the
Hunting can be considered safe until… "The Most Dangerous Game" took place on a Ship-Trap Island. Rainsford swam to the island after fell off the ship that he was traveling on. On the island, Rainsford found resources to survive and a famous hunter, General Zaroff, reveals that he wanted to hunt Rainsford, because he finds hunting humans more exciting and interesting than just animals. Through intelligence and cleverness, Rainsford managed to end Zaroff's life. In the story, The Most Dangerous Game is a powerful adventure tale.
Once a person begins embracing their primal instincts there is no limit to what they are capable of doing. “The Most Dangerous Game,” by Richard Connell, takes you on a realistic journey that shows how a sick game can cause a person to ignore their morals and embrace their inner violent nature. General Zaroff is a prime example of a realistic villain who has given into his base animal desires. While it is discovered later on in the story that General Zaroff is a monster, in the beginning, he doesn 't appear to be such. During their first encounter sees nothing particularly malicious in the General’s demeanor.
The story by Richard Connell, is a story about a man named General Zaroff who loved hunting. Though after hunting all over the world for almost every big game species. He started getting bored with hunting. He thought and thought about how to make hunting more interesting. He tried different weapons such as bows, but these didn’t help either.
Saying that he doesn’t condone cold-blooded murder even though he spent time in the war. Zaroff tried to explain that life is for the strong, and if needed to be, should be taken by the strong. In which, Rainsford argues by saying they are men, not animals to be hunted as game and that it was uncivilized. The two quarreled for a bit until Zaroff “invites” Rainsford to go hunting with him. But by Invites, Zaroff meant either be hunted or be slaughtered by His assistant, Ivan.
Tanner Toussaint In the short story The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell, Rainsford is justified in killing General Zaroff. One of the reasons why Rainsford is justified in killing General Zaroff is on the island the only way to live is to hunt or to be the one being hunted. Secondly, Rainsford is justified in killing General Zaroff because Zaroff wanted to die. Lastly, Rainsford is justified in killing General Zaroff because killing Zaroff is going to be the only way Rainsford will escape the island from a psychopath.
In “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell, General Zaroff is shown as violent, crazy, and overconfident. Zaroff is shown to be violent in the story when he talks about how much he likes to kill things. “‘Simply this: hunting had ceased to be what you call ‘a sporting proposition.’” (Connell 69). This quote shows that Zaroff is violent because during this part, he is talking about how he was getting tired of how easy it was to kill everything.
“Hunting people is not murdering”. This shows General Zaroff 's problem , he hunts humans like animals . Most dangerous game is a short story where General Zaroff sets people up to land on his island , where he keeps them captive and kills them . General zaroff should be prosecuted for hunting humans . He kills innocent people , he sets them up so the people can land on his island and he feeds his victims to his dogs .
Rainsford did not like Zaroff, the war general, one bit as a human being.(appositive) Rainsford thought what Zaroff was doing is cold-blooded murder. Rainsford is not wrong the general really is killing humans for the enjoyment. Rainsford explains that he is a hunter and does not use his skills to hunt down people and kill them. Rainsford doesn’t understand why any human would do such a thing. Zaroff finds fun in chasing people in the wild.(gerund).
He does give his prey weapons to fight with, but they are not strong enough weapons to help them fight back. He informs Rainsford of what weapons his prey gets when he first says “I give him a supply of food and an excellent hunt knife” (Connell 28). This may seem good, but really it is unfair because General Zaroff hunts with a pistol. A gun will most likely win every time, but Rainsford was very smart and knew just what to do because he was also a very skilled hunter. Rainsford also knew where to hide and how to cover up his tracks so it would be harder to find him.
Characterization of General Zaroff In the short story “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell the character of General Zaroff is characterized as being a thrill seeker. When General Zaroff explains to Rainsford why he hunts people instead of animals Connell writes, “No thrill left in tigers, no real danger. I live for danger, Mr.Rainsford” (5).