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Identify and Explain Key Quotes in 'A Christmas Carol'

In this worksheet, students will identify and explain key quotes from 'A Christmas Carol'.

'Identify and Explain Key Quotes in 'A Christmas Carol'' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 4

Year:  GCSE

GCSE Subjects:   English Literature

GCSE Boards:   Eduqas, OCR, Pearson Edexcel, AQA,

Curriculum topic:   19th Century Prose, 19th Century Novel, The 19th Century Novel

Curriculum subtopic:   A Christmas Carol

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we will identify and explain key quotations from 'A Christmas Carol' and explain why they are important to remember. 


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


It's set in Victorian London and is a traditional ghost story (it's not too spooky so don't worry!)

Ebenezer Scrooge is the main character who is a mean and greedy man  -  he changes his ways after four ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.


When you're ready, let's begin...

"Marley was dead: to begin with."


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



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