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13 terms
Dickens
What was Dickens's childhood years like?
Dickens's serial publishing
Criticism and inspiration
Dickens's style
Dickens's childhood was a very hard time. His father went to…
Dickens's novels are long, complex narratives. They all initi…
Dickens's plots have been sometimes criticised for their lack…
Several different literary styles meet and mix in Dickens. Th…
What was Dickens's childhood years like?
Dickens's childhood was a very hard time. His father went to…
Dickens's serial publishing
Dickens's novels are long, complex narratives. They all initi…
27 terms
Dickens
Life
Portrail
Issues
Crystal Palace
1812-1870
The hearty and genial, Coarser and crueler
Prison, the poor, education and welfare of children
Convention center
Life
1812-1870
Portrail
The hearty and genial, Coarser and crueler
72 terms
Dickens
Sketches by Boz
The Pickwick Papers
Oliver Twist
Nicholas Nickleby
1836-37, sketches from various periodicals
20 monthly numbers April 1836- Nov 1837
24 irregular installments Feb 1837-April 1839
20 monthly numbers, April 1838-October 1839
Sketches by Boz
1836-37, sketches from various periodicals
The Pickwick Papers
20 monthly numbers April 1836- Nov 1837
16 terms
Dickens
solemnised
covetous
entreaty
palpable
honor or worship, particularly of the dead
jealous, greedily wanting what others have
appeal or plea, earnest/urgent request
able to be touched or felt
solemnised
honor or worship, particularly of the dead
covetous
jealous, greedily wanting what others have
26 terms
Dickens
destiny
strange
weak
nervously
végzet, sors, rendeltetés
különös, furcsa
gyenge, gyönge
idegesen
destiny
végzet, sors, rendeltetés
strange
különös, furcsa
27 terms
Dickens
Inimitable
Thwarted
Flamboyant
Urchin
So good or usual to impossible to copy; unique
Prevent (someone) from accomplish something
Tending to attract attention
Mischievous young child, specially who is poorly
Inimitable
So good or usual to impossible to copy; unique
Thwarted
Prevent (someone) from accomplish something
13 terms
Dickens
Life span
Date of birth/place
# of how many siblings
John dickens
1812 - 1870
Feb 7 1812/ porthsmouth
2/8
Marshalsea prison for debt, took wife & young kids
Life span
1812 - 1870
Date of birth/place
Feb 7 1812/ porthsmouth
10 terms
dickens
commiserate
eppicurean
exact
fervent
share grief
critique
compel
love
commiserate
share grief
eppicurean
critique
10 terms
Dickens
Allegory
Alliteration
Analogy
Argument
A short moral story
Use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
Drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity
A dispute where there are strong disagreement
Allegory
A short moral story
Alliteration
Use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
18 terms
Dickens
Birth date
Death date
Work Experiences
Interests
February 7, 1812
June 9, 1870
When his family was in Marshalea, Dickens had to work placing…
Dickens had high interests of becoming a successful and educa…
Birth date
February 7, 1812
Death date
June 9, 1870
19 terms
Dickens
blithe
flaunting
odious
plunder
cheerful
showing off
hateful
rob or take by mistake
blithe
cheerful
flaunting
showing off
20 terms
Dickens
benevolent
bestow
condensation
congenial
showing or motivated my sympathy and generosity and understan…
give as a gift
the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those consid…
suitable to your needs;kind
benevolent
showing or motivated my sympathy and generosity and understan…
bestow
give as a gift
15 terms
Dickens
Executor
Implore
Mourn
Covetous
A person or institution appointed but a person to carry out t…
You make very serious or emotional request
Show deep sorrow or regret
Having or showing great desire
Executor
A person or institution appointed but a person to carry out t…
Implore
You make very serious or emotional request
51 terms
Dickens
What does John Dickens do?
Charles Dickens is the 2nd of...
Where did John Dickens end up for debt?
Where did C work at the time he was se…
He's a minor clerk in the navy
8 children
Marshalsea Prison
A ramshackle warehouse
What does John Dickens do?
He's a minor clerk in the navy
Charles Dickens is the 2nd of...
8 children
14 terms
Dickens
Dickens birthdate and location
What was his father's profession?
What happened to his father?
What did Dickens do to help his family?
Portsmouth, England, 1812
Navy
Thrown into debtors' prison
Worked under miserable conditions in a shoe-polish factory
Dickens birthdate and location
Portsmouth, England, 1812
What was his father's profession?
Navy
11 terms
dickens
monotonous
deficient
obstinant
adversary
Continuing in an unchanging tone; wearying
Lacking
stubborn.
An enemy, opponent
monotonous
Continuing in an unchanging tone; wearying
deficient
Lacking
65 terms
Dickens
oblivion
scarf
cloak
toll
état d'oubli
foulard
houppelande
sonner
oblivion
état d'oubli
scarf
foulard
44 terms
Dickens
Charles Dickens born & died
British _____
One of the most ____ and prophetic wri…
One of __ children
1812-1870
Novelist
Popular
8
Charles Dickens born & died
1812-1870
British _____
Novelist
25 terms
Dickens!
Credulity
Larceny
Interlocutor
Accoucher
Tendency to be ready to believe that something is real or true
Theft of personal property
A person who takes part in dialogue or conversation
A male midwife
Credulity
Tendency to be ready to believe that something is real or true
Larceny
Theft of personal property
8 terms
Charles Dickens
superstitious(adj)
meticulous (adj)
labels(n)
required (v)
believe in doing certain things bring good/bad luck
particular/want things done in a certain way
a piece of paper or fabric that gives information
have to do or must have
superstitious(adj)
believe in doing certain things bring good/bad luck
meticulous (adj)
particular/want things done in a certain way
6 terms
Dickens Stevenson
Coketown
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Dickens
London
A town full of facts
Theme of the double
Children and adults
A town full of symbols
Coketown
A town full of facts
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Theme of the double
15 terms
Charles Dickens
England
writer
poor neighborhood
debt
country Dickens is from
Dickens' profession
where Dickens lived when he was young
when you spend money you don't have
England
country Dickens is from
writer
Dickens' profession
13 terms
Charles Dickens
until
prison
changed
factory
...עד ש
בית כלא
השתנה
מפעל... בית חרושת
until
...עד ש
prison
בית כלא
19 terms
Charles Dickens
to be born
warehouse
imagination
enjoy
to be born
warehouse
10 terms
Dickens Vocabulary
Debt
Shillings
Parliament
Rejection
an obligation to pay or do something
A form of currency from Britain/ 0.98 for a dollar
Britain's law-making assembly
not being accepted
Debt
an obligation to pay or do something
Shillings
A form of currency from Britain/ 0.98 for a dollar
10 terms
Dickens Vocabulary
Debt
Shillings
Parliament
Rejection
an obligation to pay or do something
A form of currency from Britain/ 0.98 for a dollar
Britain's law-making assembly
not being accepted
Debt
an obligation to pay or do something
Shillings
A form of currency from Britain/ 0.98 for a dollar
30 terms
Dickens Vocabulary
apparition
benevolence
boisterous
corroborate
appearance of a ghost
showing kindness or goodwill
full of noisy enthusiasm
to go along with
apparition
appearance of a ghost
benevolence
showing kindness or goodwill
Charles Dickens
famous
to enjoy
poor
success
känd
tycka om
fattig
succé
famous
känd
to enjoy
tycka om
10 terms
Karla Dickens
metaphor
symbols
collage
ancestors
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
A thing that represents or stands for something else.
artistic composition of materials pasted over a surface
Family members from past generations
metaphor
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
symbols
A thing that represents or stands for something else.
14 terms
Charles Dickens
Portsmouth, England
Chatam
Blacking Factory
Maria Beadnall
Charles Dickens was born here on February 1812 in a middle cl…
Charles Dickens loved this city.
Charles Dickens had to work here when he was young because hi…
Charles Dickens loved her, a daughter of a rich banker, durin…
Portsmouth, England
Charles Dickens was born here on February 1812 in a middle cl…
Chatam
Charles Dickens loved this city.
14 terms
Charles Dickens
Work Houses
Debtors' Prisons
Aristocracy
Poor Laws
Places for the poor to work; very harsh living conditions
Harsh prisons debtors went; able to pay back debts
Highest class in Victorian England
Laws that created work houses and other work places for the p…
Work Houses
Places for the poor to work; very harsh living conditions
Debtors' Prisons
Harsh prisons debtors went; able to pay back debts
10 terms
Charles Dickens
Imprisoned
Appalling
Meager
Melancholy
To confine in as if in prison
Causing dismay or horror
Lacking fullness or richness; scanty; inadequate
A gloomy state of mind; especially for a long time; depression
Imprisoned
To confine in as if in prison
Appalling
Causing dismay or horror
25 terms
Charles Dickens
feburary 7, 1812
June 9, 1870
portsea, England
his father was thrown into debtors pri…
what year was dickens born?
what year did Charles dickens die?
where was dickens childhood home?
what happened when dickens turned 12?
feburary 7, 1812
what year was dickens born?
June 9, 1870
what year did Charles dickens die?
6 terms
Charles Dickens
humbug
nightcap
stingy
clanking
nonsense
a cloth cap worn with nightclothes.
greedy
a loud, sharp sound, made by pieces of metal banging together
humbug
nonsense
nightcap
a cloth cap worn with nightclothes.
16 terms
Charles Dickens
Novelist (sb)
excitement (sb)
depict (vb)
gloom (sb)
romanforfatter
begejstring
afbilde
dunkelhed
Novelist (sb)
romanforfatter
excitement (sb)
begejstring
10 terms
Charles Dickens
blueprint
generations
occurrence
permeated
pattern to follow
all of the people born and living at about the same time
event
spread throughout
blueprint
pattern to follow
generations
all of the people born and living at about the same time
4 terms
Charles Dickens
Work Houses
Debtors' Prisons
Victorian
Industrial Revolution
Places for the poor to work; very harsh living conditions
Consequence for those unable to pay back loans
Era in which Charles Dickens lived in
Event that cause many people in England to move to the city i…
Work Houses
Places for the poor to work; very harsh living conditions
Debtors' Prisons
Consequence for those unable to pay back loans
15 terms
Dickens 1
covetous
portly
surplus
provisions
greedy, avaricious
fat, stout, corpulent
more than enough, extra
something provided (usually food)
covetous
greedy, avaricious
portly
fat, stout, corpulent
29 terms
Charles dickens
Born in ______, _____, _________ __, ___
Father, ____, worked at ____ ___ _____
Family moved to _____ in 1815
Dicken's nurse, _____ _______, often t…
Portsmouth, England, February 7, 1812
John, Navy Pay Office
London
Maria Weller
Born in ______, _____, _________ __, ___
Portsmouth, England, February 7, 1812
Father, ____, worked at ____ ___ _____
John, Navy Pay Office
14 terms
Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens
Boz
Pickwick Papers
Works
-1812-1870... -Born at Portsea near Portsmouth, England... -Left sc…
-In his free time, he began to write short fictional characte…
-Weeks after Sketches by Boz was issued, first monthly instal…
-Sketches by Boz... -The Pickwick Papers... -Oliver Twist... -A Christ…
Charles Dickens
-1812-1870... -Born at Portsea near Portsmouth, England... -Left sc…
Boz
-In his free time, he began to write short fictional characte…
28 terms
Charles Dickens
most studied writer and made money whi…
Portsmouth, England 1812
Chatham
debtors prison
What is Dickens claim to fame and what was unique about him?
where and when was he born?
Favorite city he lived in?
Where did Charles whole family go besides him?
most studied writer and made money whi…
What is Dickens claim to fame and what was unique about him?
Portsmouth, England 1812
where and when was he born?
41 terms
Charles Dickens
abyss
adamant
affability
amends
a deep or bottomless pit
firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, implacable,…
sociability; friendliness; a readiness to chat
compensation for loss or injury
abyss
a deep or bottomless pit
adamant
firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, implacable,…
52 terms
Charles Dickens
one of the greatest
novelist
the real world
victorian England
jeden z největších
romanopisec
skutečný svět
Viktoriánská Anglie
one of the greatest
jeden z největších
novelist
romanopisec
13 terms
Charles Dickens
1812
southern coast of England
They were put in debtors prison becaus…
London Factory
when was he born
where did he spend the first nine years of his life?
what happened to Dickens and his family in 1824?
Where did Dickens work when he was 9
1812
when was he born
southern coast of England
where did he spend the first nine years of his life?
14 terms
Charles Dickens
When was Charles Dickens Born?
Where was He born?
Was Vanity Fair written by Dickens?
What did his Father John do for a livi…
February 7th 1812
Portsmouth, England
No
He was a Naval Clerk
When was Charles Dickens Born?
February 7th 1812
Where was He born?
Portsmouth, England
12 terms
Charles Dickens
Covet
Implore
Morose
Melancholy
to desire to own or have something
to beg a person to do something
in a gloomy or ill-tempered mood
a feeling of sadness, usually without any cause
Covet
to desire to own or have something
Implore
to beg a person to do something
29 terms
Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens dropped out of school…
Charles Dickens died of _ at the age o…
Charles Dickens wrote during the _ Era.
England was in the midst of the _ Revo…
he had to work because his father was in jail and his family…
Heart attack, 58
Victorian
Industrial
Charles Dickens dropped out of school…
he had to work because his father was in jail and his family…
Charles Dickens died of _ at the age o…
Heart attack, 58
15 terms
Dickens Terms
Victorian Period
Reform Bill of 1832
Revolutions of 1848
All the Year Round, 1859
1837-1901, Repression of emotions, desires, Fraudian psycholo…
Change to electoral system, didn't have to own property to vote
France, Russia, uprisings
Victorian periodical founded by Dickens
Victorian Period
1837-1901, Repression of emotions, desires, Fraudian psycholo…
Reform Bill of 1832
Change to electoral system, didn't have to own property to vote
8 terms
DIckens lecture
Full name
Birthday
Family
Home life/ Early life
Charles John Huffman Dickens
Feb.7 1812 Portsmooth England
2nd of 8 children... Parents- John and Elizabeth... Just a little a…
1st 10 years were his happiest ... Dad spent more then they had…
Full name
Charles John Huffman Dickens
Birthday
Feb.7 1812 Portsmooth England
20 terms
Charles Dickens
When was Dickens born?
Where was Dickens born?
What was Dickens' birth order?
Where did his family move to?
February 1812
Portsmouth, England
2nd of 7 children
London, England
When was Dickens born?
February 1812
Where was Dickens born?
Portsmouth, England
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