Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens

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Chapters 5-9

gruel

soup served at workhouses in 1800s

stood

opposite of "sit down"

a stone

like a rock

be hanged

être pendu

thought

past of "to think"

climbed

grimper

to beg

mendier

reached

atteindre

exhausted

tired

dirty

sale

wore

a porté

sharp

pointu

narrow

étroite

whistled

siffler

wrinkled

ridé

stared

fixer

a rope

une corde

a handkerchief

un mouchoir

suddenly

soudainement

to lift

soulever

a sack

un sac

to glare

un regard fixé

shaking with fear

trembler de peur

a bowl

un bol

a wallet

un portefeuille

nearer

très près

clever

intelligent

replied

answered

stitches

points de coudre

shouted

crié

downstairs

en bas

crowded street

une foule dans la rue

whispered

chuchoté

trousers

pantalons

hid

s'est caché

doorway

le pas de la porte

stumbled

trébucher

a thief

un voleur

owner

propriétaire

bookstalls

bouquinistes

a cab

un taxi (with a horse drawn carriage in 1800s)

shadow

ombre

candle

bougie

curtains

rideaux

robbery

brigandage

shape

forme

warm

chaud

aunt

tante

anger

colère

thief

voleur

sigh

soupir

Matron

surveillante générale

hat

chapeau

slowly

lentement

inn

auberge

Beadle

Man in charge of punishing in 1800s

sharply

nettement

locket

médaillon

wait

attendre

stone

pierre

parish

paroisse

wet

humide

able to steal

capable de voler

become ill

tomber malade

weak

faible

exhausted

épuisé

carrying baskets

transport de paniers

earlier

plus tôt

agreed

accepté

knock

toc toc

matter

problème

wicked

malveillant

kind

gentil

carriage

chariot

breathe

respirer

housekeeper

gouvernante

laugh

rire

quarter

quart

struck

frappé

fear

crainte

behaving

comportement

evil

malin

delighted

ravi

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