A Christmas Carol - Characters


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A Christmas Carol - Characters
  1. Ebenezer Scrooge
    1. The protagonist
      1. Vocabulary to describe him at the BEGINNING:
        1. Avaricious
          1. Cold-hearted
            1. Cantankerous
              1. Covetous
                1. Cynical
                  1. Emotionless
                    1. Envious
                      1. Greedy
                        1. Ignorant
                          1. Intraverted
                            1. Miserable
                              1. Mean
                                1. Selfish
                                  1. Stiingy
                                    1. Sarcastic
                                      1. Self-centred
                                        1. Solitary
                                          1. Unfriendly
                                            1. Bitter
                                              1. Frightening
                                                1. Lonely
                                                  1. Negative
                                                    1. Pessimistic
                                                      1. Negative
                                                        1. Vicious
                                                          1. Poisonous
                                                            1. Venomous
                                                            2. Vocabulary to describe him at the END
                                                              1. Affectionate
                                                                1. Awed
                                                                  1. Altruistic
                                                                    1. Charitable
                                                                      1. Cheerful
                                                                        1. Enthusiastic
                                                                          1. Generous
                                                                            1. Optimistic
                                                                              1. Sincere
                                                                                1. Sympathetic
                                                                                  1. Friendly
                                                                                    1. Humbled
                                                                                      1. Philnthropic
                                                                                        1. Positive
                                                                                          1. Righteous
                                                                                            1. Redeemed
                                                                                              1. Joyful
                                                                                                1. Benevolent
                                                                                                  1. Kind
                                                                                                  2. Unable to full participate in events of the story
                                                                                                    1. Defined by his occupation
                                                                                                      1. Contains a pessimistic view on everything
                                                                                                        1. Cruel to everyone
                                                                                                          1. Doesn't believe in Christmas
                                                                                                            1. Vallues money more than anything
                                                                                                              1. Materialistic man
                                                                                                                1. Has an impoverish character
                                                                                                                  1. Represents the Victorian rich who neglect the poor and are selfish
                                                                                                                    1. Neglected as a young boy by his peers and his father
                                                                                                                      1. Lives only for himself
                                                                                                                        1. The owner of a London counting-house
                                                                                                                          1. Three spirits visit him in hope to change his approach on life
                                                                                                                          2. Jacob Marley
                                                                                                                            1. Scrooge's equally greedy business partner
                                                                                                                              1. Marley's ghost appears to teach Scrooge a lesson
                                                                                                                                1. His ghost wears the chains that he forged in life
                                                                                                                                  1. His love for money over everything else means he is chained to the tools of his trade for eternity
                                                                                                                                    1. Died seven years before the novel began
                                                                                                                                      1. His ghost is serious, self-pitying, grim and humourless
                                                                                                                                        1. Trying to save Scrooge from suffering the same fate as he did
                                                                                                                                        2. The Ghost of Christmas Past
                                                                                                                                          1. First spirit (STAVE 2)
                                                                                                                                            1. Strange looking, part-child/part-man
                                                                                                                                              1. Dressed in a white robe and carries a sprig of holly
                                                                                                                                                1. Appears to have more limbs sometimes
                                                                                                                                                  1. Light emerges from its head which projects scenes shown to Scrooge
                                                                                                                                                  2. The Ghost of Christmas Present
                                                                                                                                                    1. Second spirit (STAVE 3)
                                                                                                                                                      1. Looks like a medieval king
                                                                                                                                                        1. Sits in a room decorated with holly, mistletoe and ivy
                                                                                                                                                          1. A majestic giant clad in a green robe
                                                                                                                                                            1. Jolly, Commanding and like a KING
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come
                                                                                                                                                              1. Third/Last Spirit (STAVE 4)
                                                                                                                                                                1. Resembles death
                                                                                                                                                                  1. Dressed in a shroud (used to cover a corpse)
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Does not speak, only points
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Scrooge is scared of this spirit
                                                                                                                                                                        1. Through the silence the spirit has acted like a modern day psychoanalysts
                                                                                                                                                                          1. Voiceless and Terrifying
                                                                                                                                                                          2. Bob Cratchit
                                                                                                                                                                            1. Scrooge's loyal clerk
                                                                                                                                                                              1. Three Children - Martha, Peter, Tiny Tim
                                                                                                                                                                                1. Genuinely a good man
                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Grateful, Loving, A good father and a family man
                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Even though he is poor, still has an optimistic view
                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Thinks the best of everyone
                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Mr Fezziwig
                                                                                                                                                                                        1. Known for his Christmas parties
                                                                                                                                                                                          1. Was once Scrooge's apprentice
                                                                                                                                                                                            1. Bursting with energy and good spirits
                                                                                                                                                                                            2. Fan
                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Scrooge's younger sister
                                                                                                                                                                                                1. Very affectionate and loving
                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Mother of Fred
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Died at a very young age
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Had an extremely large heart
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Belle
                                                                                                                                                                                                        1. Belle - means beautiful
                                                                                                                                                                                                          1. Scrooge's ex-fiance
                                                                                                                                                                                                            1. Broke off their engagement because Scrooge was consumed with greed
                                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Later married another man
                                                                                                                                                                                                              2. Fred
                                                                                                                                                                                                                1. Fan's son, Scrooge's nephew
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Pities his uncle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Has a happy marriage/life
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Cheerful, Good-humoured, Optimistic, Tolerant, Good-natured
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Tiny Tim
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1. Bob's son
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1. Humble, Innocent, Loving, Optimistic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1. Represents the poor and sick children
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Is disabled
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