Stave one quotation quiz

"Scrooge was his sole executor, his sole administrator,...his sole mourner" - What literary device does Dickens use in this?
Repetition of the word 'sole'
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What's missing in the quotation "No wind that blew was ________ than he"
bitterer
2 of 12
When Scrooge is annoyed at Christmas he says what?
"Bah! Humbug!"
3 of 12
Who is Scooge talking about when he said they should die and "decrease the surplus population"?
The poor
4 of 12
What does Marley say he wears that he "forged in life"?
chain
5 of 12
Finish the quotation: "He was a ____________" hand at the grindstone".
tight-fisted
6 of 12
What punishment does Scrooge say should happen to those who go about with "Christmas on his lips"?
boiled with his own pudding
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Finish the quotation: He was a "squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous old___"
sinner
8 of 12
Who tells Scrooge that "Christmas is a good time. A kind, charitable, forgiving, pleasant time."
Fred
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Scrooge is described as as "Hard and sharp as" what?
flint
10 of 12
The quotation as "Solitary as an oyster" is the literary device of...
a simile
11 of 12
How does Dickens describe the dinner that Scrooge had that night?
melancholy
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Card 2

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What's missing in the quotation "No wind that blew was ________ than he"

Back

bitterer

Card 3

Front

When Scrooge is annoyed at Christmas he says what?

Back

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Card 4

Front

Who is Scooge talking about when he said they should die and "decrease the surplus population"?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

What does Marley say he wears that he "forged in life"?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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