For each quotation, analyse the language, learn it and be clear on who it is referring to and what is the intention.
- “The Phantom slowly, gravely, silently approached.”
- Scrooge feared the silent shape so much that his legs trembled beneath him.”
- “I fear you more than any spectre I have seen. But as I know your purpose is to do me good,”
- “Spirit,” said Scrooge, shuddering from head to foot. “I see, I see. The case of this unhappy man might be my own. My life tends that way, now.”
- “Still the Ghost pointed downward to the grave by which it stood.”
Task: Find out who says the quotes and their significance:
1. ” it was a shame to quarrel on Christmas Day.”
2. “I see a vacant seat.”
3. “Uncle Scrooge had become so …. imperceptively light of heart.”
4.”It was a great surprise to Scrooge.”
5. “every man among them hummed a Christmas tune.”
Attached is a guide for all of the exams that you will sit for English for the mocks.
It should help you to effectively revise.
However, there are tasks for you to complete. You can’t just read it and hope for the best. Be active.
Revision Guide for the Mocks
MRS CULLIS’ CLASSES: For Wednesday 8th Nov.’17
Yr 7A Spellings
Yr. 9 BX and Yr. 10 Quotation homework for WED. 8TH Nov.
- ‘The cold within him froze his old features’.
- ‘He was all aglow…his eyes sparkled…his breath smoked.’
- ‘Scrooge had a very small fire but the clerk’s fire was very much smaller, it looked like one coal.’
- The miners were ‘assembled round a glowing fire’
- The second spirit took Scrooge to ‘a solitary lighthouse’
Learn quotes paying particular attention to who they refer to and their meaning i.e what is being implied?
1. ‘taken with a violent fit of trembling’
2. ‘He was not the dogged Scrooge he had been.’
3. ‘brave in ribbons.’
4. “God bless us everyone!”
5. ‘The walls and ceilings were so hung with living green, that it looked a perfect transformation.’
6. “I see a vacant seat,” replied the ghost.
7. “His wealth is of no use to him. He don’t do any good with it.”
8. “…….. it brought two children; wretched, abject, frightful, hideous, miserable.
9. “This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want.”
10. “…but most of all beware this boy.”