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Flashcards in ACC Quotes Revision Deck (11):
1

Name the quote that is describing how Scrooge is like an oyster in a metaphore.

"Solitary as an oyster".

2

"Are there no prisons?" Name the literary device used in this quote.

Sarcasm is used in the quote.

3

Why does Scrooge repeat the phrase, " Good afternoon".

Scrooge want to be left alone.

4

What does this quote suggest, " No eye at all is better than an evil, dark master!"

This quote suggests that Scrooge might be evil.

5

"Every idiot who goes about with 'Merry Christmas' on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart." From this quote what can you suggest about Scrooge's relationship to christmas?

This suggests that cannot accept the generosity that is offered to him so he turns images of christmas into images of violence.

6

What word did scrooge use to describe the population? .

"Surplus".

7

Complete the sentence. "He was a ____________________ hand at the grindstone".

"Tight fisted".

8

What are the three ghosts?

Past, Present and future.

9

What is the name of the second ghost?

The ghost of Christmas past.

10

What did the the first ghost show Scrooge?

The first ghost showed Scrooge the present.`

11

"What right have you got to be merry?, What does this show about Scrooge's attitude to other people?

This shows a lack of respect towards other people and it also shows that he is higher in power.