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Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Cristina Guerrero García 3ºB IES Cristo del Rosario Tuesday 25th of February 2014


Title: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Author: Robert Louis Stevenson Publishing house: (Burlington Books) Characters: The main charcters are: Jekyll and Mr Hyde they are the same person but Jekyll is the good part of the man and Hyde is an evil part of he.

Dr Henry Jekyll: is thin, tall

with blond hair and very good men and interested

in chemistry.

Mr Hyde: is short, fat with brown hair and with very strange face and very bad person and dangerous. He is very strong. Others mains characters are Dr Jekyll´s friends:

Mr Enfield: is an adult detective fat and normal

height with short and brown hair, firendly and a very good man who want help in the case.

Dr Lanyon: is a old man, small with white moustache and white hair and very good person, purposeful and I think that he has a lot of money.

Mr Utterson: is a lawyer, tall, thin with short and blond hair, true, very good person and friendly.

Poole: is Dr Jekyll´s servant, he is short, fat with not much hair and hair that he has is white. He is very good person and always want to help.


Summery: The book is about a person who has two personalities but nobody know that. One day Mr Enfield and Mr Utterson were walking, when they arrived at a door Mr Enfield started to talk about a story to Utterson but they decided not to talk about that ever. But Utterson has some doubts about the story, he has a client with the same name of the man in the story. One day utterson went to visit Dr Lanyon who is a good friend of Dr Jekyll. Lanyon, Utterson and Enfield went to have dinner at Dr Jekyll´s house but mysteriously the next day lanyon was ill and he said that he will die and he was very sad so his friends Utterson went to visit and told Lanyon the problem with Jekyll, that he doesn´t want to see him. Lanyon wasn´t surprised and he said that when he died Utterson would understand all. Some days ago when Lanyon die Utterson wrote a letter to Jekyll and he answered him with another and with a note, in the note he had witte hat he hadn´t read the letter unless Jekyll doesn´t die or disappear. Poole visited Utterson and he said that everything in Jekyll´s house was strange. He wanted Utterson go with him to Jekyll´s house. When they are there Poole said to Utterson that the door of Dr Jekyll room was always closed and that he always called for a chemical. They went to the laboratory and he found the chemical that poole said after that they went to the Jektll´s room but he didn´t open the door so they knocked the door down then they found Jekyll on the floor but he wasn´t the real Jekyll he was Mr hyde, the horrible man of the story and he found an other letter for Mr Utterson, this letter was about the real story of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Vocabulary: Word

Meaning Chapter one

Sentences

Lawyer

Abogado

My lawyer helped to me in the trial.

Courtyard

Patio

I love sitting in my courtyard with my family.

Frightening

Aterrador

The film was frightening.


Shocking

Chocante

The answer was shocking.

didn´t apologiose

No pidió disculpas

When you get angry, you didn´t apologiose.

collided

Se chocaron

He and me collided at the hall.

Chapter two Fact

Realidad

The fact is really bad.

Envelope

Sobre

I recived a letter in a envelope.

Will

Testamento

He writes a will before he died.

Drawer

Cajón

I have three drawers in my desk.

Stood

Destacado

This topic is very stood

you´re lying

¡Está mintiendo!

I know that you´re lying in this moment

Chapter three Butler

Mayordomo

The butler is very good person

Trust

Confiar

You know that you can trust me

Be in trouble

Estar en un apuro

I have a problem and now I´m in trouble

Harm

Hacer daño

You harm her when you say these things.

Inherit

Heredar

I inherit my grandparent´s house

Get rid of

Deshacerme de

I need get rid of this ring.

Sighed

Suspiró

He sighed when he was speaking.


Maid

Doncella

The maid work really hard.

Cane

Bastón

Your cane is as old as my book.

Stepped back

Retrocedió

He received a shock so he stepped back.

Chapter four Searched

Registraron

The police searched to him.

Murderer

Asesino

The murderer is very dangerous.

In a mess

En desorden

These documents are in a mess.

Ashes

Cenizas

Don´t throw the ashes to the ground.

Fireplace

Chimenea

It´s hot if you sit next to de fireplace.

Parted

Separado

The teacher parted them because they spoke a lot.

Chapter five Trial

Juicio

They have a trial about the fight.

Handwriting

Letra

My handwriting is so bad.

Clues

Pista

I need clues to play this game.

Postmark

Matasellos

The postmark cover my seal.

tightly

Fuertemente

He catches her tightly.

Mad

Furioso

He´s a very mad teacher.

Chapter six Gradually

Gradualmente

He advances gradually.


Frightened

Asustado

I was very frightened when I saw him.

Fear

Temor

He has fear to the dark.

Manner

Conducta

His manner is better than last year.

suddenly

De repente

I was having a dream and suddenly I woke up.

Chapter seven Will not last long

No durarĂĄ mucho

Their relationchip will not last long.

Knocked

Noqueado

We forgot the key, so we knocked the door.

Shouted

Grito

We I saw the spider i shouted.

Triumph

Triunfo

I triump in the competition.

Master

Maestro

My master is very rich

Chapter eight Certain

Cierto

Your opinion is more certain than his opinion.

Slim

Delgado

My cousin is as slim as a stick.

doubts

Dudas

He has some doubts about his religion.

still

TodavĂ­a

They are in the supermarket still.

Footsteps

Pisada

My footsteps are very small.

Chapter nine Demand

Demanda

The demand cost is about a thousand euros.

Sake

Bien/motivo

The sake of this relation is the love.


Rusty

Oxidada

This scissors are rusty.

Hiding

Ocultaci贸n/ paliza

He recibes a hiding.

Among

Entre

There are a bat among these two walls.

Chapter ten Locksmith

Cerrajero

I need a locksmith because my window is broken.

Gratitude

Gratitud

He lent his book with a lot gratitude.

Pistol

Pistola

The murderer has a very big pistol.

Terrified

Aterrorizado

He was terrified when we were in the mountain.

grabbed

Se agarr贸 a

When he fell he was grabbed to a rope.

Chapter eleven Deep inside me

En mi interior/ muy dentro I feel his song deep inside de mi me

Pains

Dolores

My grandparents have a lot of pains.

Prominent

Prominente

He is a very prominent person.

Be able

Ser capaz

He is be able of impossible.

hurt

Da帽o

You are doing hurt to her.

Chapter twelve Proud of

Orgulloso de

He is very proud of his marks.

Choice

Elecci贸n

The choice of the song was made by his parents.

Tremble

Temblar

He tremble a lot when he


listen speak about exams. Hardly

Apenas

My little brother hardly can walk.

Concern

Afecta

This situation concern to all family.

Personal opinion: In my opinion this book is good but maybe a little dificult to understand. I think that the book hasn´t got much sense when you read the two last chapter and that is why is so strange. I think that we can read better books and more entertaining in English.

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