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'A Christmas Carol' is a novella (short story) written by Charles Dickens in 1843.  


It is set in Victorian London over the time period Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.


Victorians were not a festive bunch when Dickens wrote his novel.


This story helped reinvent Christmas celebrations and Christmas spirit!


If it wasn't for Mr Dickens - you may still well only be receiving a lump of coal at Christmas!



You should always refer to your own text when working through these examples.  These quotations are for reference only.


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The quotations/text used in this exercise are from the copyrighted works of Charles Dickens, ‘A Christmas Carol’.