Bob cratchit said, and calmly too, that he regarded it as the greatest success achieved by mrs cratchit since their marriage steam keeps the ingredients at a steady 212° farenheit (100° c) that's why it's often recommended that you steam custards so they don't go above that temperature, but if you're cooking more than just eggs, it's. After it had passed away, they were ten times merrier than before, from the mere relief of scrooge the baleful being done with bob cratchit told them how he had a situation in his eye for master peter, which would bring in, if obtained, full five-and-sixpence weekly. Bob cratchit said, and calmly too, that he regarded it as the greatest success achieved by mrs cratchit since their marriage everybody had something to say about it, but nobody said or thought it was at all a small pudding for a large family. They are described as being 'happy' because it is christmas, which shows that being poor does not mean being unhappy the clerk, bob cratchit, is a character in the book who represents the poor. Crachit family's christmas they are happy even a christmas carol - the story (worksheet c) scrooge buys a chicken for the cratchit family t f.
Ebenezer scrooge: [to the spirit of christmas yet-to-come after viewing the cratchit family's mourn about tiny tim] i asked for tenderness and depths of feeling and you showed me that nothing more i need to see. If you are looking for some useful revision for your gcse english literature exam, then this enjoyable and informative quiz is just the ticket it is for year 10 and year 11, and takes an extract from a christmas carol by charles dickens, asking similar questions that you would find in the exam. Nikolas harris (tiny tim) i was so excited to be cast as tiny tim, especially since three of my older siblings have been in a christmas carolthe cratchit family is poor, but they still manage to have a good time.
Scrooge discovers all of the following about the cratchit family except a they are poor b they have a sick child c they are a happy family d they live in a wealthy home. Then scrooge finds himself at the modest holiday feast of the cratchit family, where he meets tiny tim, their ailing youngest child, and learns that unless the course of events changes, this will. A christmas carol in prose a major part of this stave is taken up with bob cratchit's family feast and with the tunes to which they were formerly sung in. A christmas carol london, england: chapman and hall then all the cratchit family drew round the hearth, in what bob cratchit called a circle, meaning half a one.
What stands out above all about the cratchit family is the way that, in spite of their want and poverty, they share the warmth of human love and affection, which is in marked contrast to scrooge. The cratchit family : the cratchits so that his middle and upper class readers would be more likely to sympathise with them more than if they were realistic and. Regret 8: scrooge watches the cratchit family after tiny tim has died and regrets that the sweet child's life has ended regret 9: when scrooge sees his end, he regrets the way of life that he has chosen. Dickens and the cratchit family's christmas pudding and were even believed to improve in taste as they aged dickens and the cratchit family's.
Bob cratchit: cratchit is an accountant who works for scrooge, and he is a kind and loving family man scrooge generally mistreats cratchit, but the accountant bears his employer no ill will because he believes that scrooge's life is lonely. The guide a christmas carol the cratchit family he also runs into the men they show scrooge the friends and family he once loved and admired. What did they say about marley's character scrooge thought cratchit was a fool because cratchit had a family to take care of and only a little money.
I feel sorry for the cratchit family because they are nice people that didn't really deserve to live the life they did i think after people have read this book they would be more willing and likely to give to charity because maybe before they had read it they wouldn't have realised how bad some people lived their lives. Directly after that, the spirit takes scrooge to the home of the cratchit family the ghost conducted him through several streets familiar to his feet and as they went along, scrooge looked here and there to find himself, but nowhere was he to be seen. With the whole family together, everyone begins working in unison to move their feast to the dinner table, which everyone compliments and admires as they eat mrs cratchit admits to worrying that there wouldn't be enough food to go around—funds, as always, are tight—but everyone compliments her thrift.
Game of thrones stars reveal who they want to rule westeros see all our interviews otherwise it's one of the better versions of the cratchit family's dinner. A christmas carol presents family life as the most normal and healthiest experience that all humans should aspire to how victorianthe inspirational characters are members of large families or family groupings—bob cratchit, fezziwig, the miner, and scrooge's ex-fiancée. Seven members of cratchit's family are mentioned in the original story, four of whom are named: mrs cratchit , bob cratchit's wife, who is named emily in some adaptations martha cratchit , the eldest daughter, who works as an apprentice at a milliner 's. A christmas carol by charles dickens it is not surprising that the christmas feast becomes a focal point of happiness and warmth in the cratchit family they are.