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Flashcards in Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come Deck (4)
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1

How is the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come's movement described?

The phantom slowly, gravely, silently, approached.

Asyndetic listing

2

How is the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come's appearance described?

"It was shrouded in a deep black garment"

The past tense verb 'shrouded'

Hyperbole 'deep black'

Out-stretched hand gives biblical connotations, mirroring Michelangelo's 'The Creation of Adam'

3

How is the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come's power and silent persistency?

The spirit was immovable as ever.

Use of negative prefix highlights the persistency

4

How were the London houses described earlier on the novel?

The houses opposite were mere phantoms.

Foreshadowing