Key vocabulary A Christmas Carol
Terms in this set (14)
Not really understanding or feeling sorry when others are hurt or upset.
Believing the worst of others: thinking others always behave just to help themselves.
A negative feeling. If a person is ............ they want what other people have got and are cross that they don't have it.
This is a word which describes how Scrooge behaves with his money.
Not really caring one way or the other
This word means 'being saved' : it is what happens to Scrooge at the end of the novella.
This is a feeling Marley's ghost has: he is full of ............. that he did not behave better when he was alive.
This word means feeling deeply sorry for what you have done and wanting to do something to change the situation.
The state of being very poor.
Something which is worshiped by others: for Scrooge his ..... is gold.
Being generous and kind to others
Having no money and probably no home- very very poor . Scrooge says that people who are .... could go to the prisons or the workhouse.
Sticking together even in bad times. The Cratchit family show......... to each other.