The Ghost of Christmas Present

In this lesson, we examine the messages conveyed through the Ghost of Christmas Present and consider what his role is within the novella. We will learn the words 'humility' and 'philanthropic' before looking at key extracts from Stave 3.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the term for a fictitious narrative intended to enforce some useful truth?

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Q2.What does the charactonym 'Belle' indicate?

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Q3.Which stage of life was Scrooge in when Belle broke off their engagement?

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Q4.How is Scrooge described by Belle's husband?

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Q5.Why does Scrooge press down the cap on the head of the Ghost of Christmas Past?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the term for a fictitious narrative intended to enforce some useful truth?

1/5

Q2.What does the charactonym 'Belle' indicate?

2/5

Q3.Which stage of life was Scrooge in when Belle broke off their engagement?

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Q4.How is Scrooge described by Belle's husband?

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Q5.Why does Scrooge press down the cap on the head of the Ghost of Christmas Past?

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The Ghost of Christmas Present

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Q1.What is 'humility'?

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Q2.What does Dickens use Christmas to highlight?

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Q3.Which word best describes how Scrooge was feeling before meeting the Ghost of Christmas Present?

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Q4.What does the Ghost of Christmas Present sprinkle on the dinners of those he passes?

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Q5.What does the Ghost of Christmas Present say some people use Christmas for?

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The Ghost of Christmas Present

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is 'humility'?

1/5

Q2.What does Dickens use Christmas to highlight?

2/5

Q3.Which word best describes how Scrooge was feeling before meeting the Ghost of Christmas Present?

3/5

Q4.What does the Ghost of Christmas Present sprinkle on the dinners of those he passes?

4/5

Q5.What does the Ghost of Christmas Present say some people use Christmas for?

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Lesson summary: The Ghost of Christmas Present

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