Vocabulary List 12. 1. Usurp. Verb While Winston has visions and fantasies about usurping Big Brother, one of the things that becomes apparent in Book 3 is that he has no desire to have power or to change things for the greater good. All he really wants is???. 2. Harbinger. noun
While the things that O’Brien tells Winston during their sessions seem like contradictory nonsense to the reader, they are perfectly tenable to Winston. Why?