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David Copperfield (Chapter 6) Life with the Wickfields New Vocabulary:-

dared

manner

psychiatric institution

humble

lawyer

uneasy

well-educated

mysterious

ink- stained

encourage

Exercises 1- Answer the following questions:1- Why did Mr. Dick's family want to place him in a psychiatric institution? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 2- Who was Mr. Wickfield? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 3- David treated Agnes as his sister. Explain. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 4- Uriah's manner made David mistrusted him. Discuss. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 5- "Ah, David, my boy, you'll find that I turn up in many places where you don't expect me." - Who said these words? When? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 6- Why didn't Agnes trust Uriah Heep? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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2- Complete the following sentences:1- Dr Strong, the …………………….. at the school in Canterbury, was a …………. and …………………………….. man. 2- Aunt Betsey arranged for David to live with ……………. while he was away at …………………… . 3- When Uriah spoke, he …………………………………., which reminded David of a ……………………. . 4- Uriah's mother was just as ………………… and frightened as ………………….. . 5- When David was eighteen he …………………………….. He did well in all subjects and got ……………………………. . 6- David promised Agnes to …………………………………. if she ever needed it.

3- “Of course you don’t. No one knows the future. But you can prepare for it by doing well at school and learning from your mistakes.” A) Who said these words? To whom? When? ………………………………………………………………………………………………

B) Do you think that Agnes’s opinion about a pupil’s future is right? Why? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

C) Give an example of a mistake you had made and learnt from it. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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David Copperfield (Chapter 7) Old and New Friends New Vocabulary:profession

fellow

discussion

desire

cosy

toast

confident

delicate

bachelor

daydreaming

Exercises 1- Answer the following questions:1- How was David's aunt helpful during his training in "Spenlow and Jorkins"? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 2- "I must say you're looking very well too, Daisy. You still look young and innocent …….. and fresh!" - Who said these words? To Whom? When? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 3- Why did Steerforth like to call David "Daisy"? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 4- David and Steerforth had arrived in Yarmouth at a good time. Explain. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 5- "London sounds so exciting! I wish I could live there." - Who said these words? To Whom? When? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 6- David's life changed after he met Dora. Discuss. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

2- Complete the following sentences:-

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1- After discussion with his aunt, David decided to become a …………………….. . 2- As a young bachelor living in London, David felt …………. and …………….. . 3- David wasn't sure what Steerforth would think of the Peggottys' simple life because ………………………………………………, but when they arrived in London, Steerforth seemed to ………………………………….. . 4- Whenever Steerforth spoke about London, Emily's old desire to ………………….. seemed to come back. 5- Before leaving Yarmouth, Steerforth bought a …..…… and called it …………… . 6- Because David was doing well at the office, so Mr. Spenlow …………………….. …………………………….. . 7- Although they were the same age, Agnes seemed ………….. and …………., and Dora acted like a ………………. .

3- What would you like to be in the future? Why? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

4- Why do you think Steerforth called his boat the “Little Emily”? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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David Copperfield (Chapter 8) An Unsettling Time New Vocabulary:urgently

advantage

peculiar

passed away

Exercises 1- Answer the following questions:1- Why was Mr. Peggotty very sad when he went to David’s house? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 2- Why did Agnes send a letter to David? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 3- David was shocked to find Mr. Micawber working at Heep’s desk. Discuss. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 4- “Does a good man drink and not take care of his business records? If I wasn’t here, this “good man” you speak of would be out in the streets!” - Who said these words? To Whom? When? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 5- David had two other problems to deal with before he could help Agnes and her father. Explain. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 6- What happened to Dora after she asked to see Agnes alone? ………………………………………………………………………………………………

2- Complete the following sentences:-

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1- Emily and Steerforth had run away together because ……………………………… And she thought ………………………………… . 2- Agnes thought that Uriah is tricking her father by …………………………………. But in fact he was ………………………………….. . 3- Mr. Micawber worked for Uriah Heep because ………………………………… . 4- Uriah Heep planned to save Miss Agnes by ………………………….. . 5- Aunt Betsey and Mr. Dick came to live with ……………………………….. and he helped them as much as he could. 6- While Dora was ill, ………………. looked after her in the day, and in the evenings, David would rush to her beside and gently ………………………... and ……………………………………………… .

3- What kind of person do you think Uriah Heep was? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

4- Do you think that what Emily did was right? In your opinion, instead of running away with Steerforth, what other solutions could she do to achieve her goal of being a “lady”? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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David Copperfield (Chapter 9) Found - and Lost New Vocabulary:depression punch furious

Exercises 1- Answer the following questions:1- How did David feel after Dora’s death? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 2- Where did Emily go? Why did she return to London alone? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 3- Why did Mr. Micawber come to David’s room that night? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 4- “I just don’t understand it. Mr. Micawber usually likes to stay and talk to me. Something is very wring.” - Who said these words? To Whom? When? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 5- Ham proved to be a very brave and kind- hearted person. Explain. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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2- Complete the following sentences:1- David decided to leave ……………………. after he had helped Agnes deal with the business concerning ………………………………………………….. . 2- The only good news that David and Mr. Peggotty had after the death of Dora was that ……………………………………………………………………. . 3- Mr. Peggotty had taken rooms in London and decided to stay there with ………… While he prepared for them both to ……………………………….. . 4- David decided to visit ……………. and …………….. in Yarmouth before going to Canterbury to meet with …………………. . 5- Ham was tying a rope around himself on the beach because ……………………… …………………………………….. . 6- David knew why the boat out at the sea had looked so familiar when ……………... ……………………………………….. .

3- If you were in Ham’s shoes, would you rescue Steerforth? Why? Why not? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

4- Do you think people should run away from their own problems? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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David Copperfield (Chapter 10) How It All Worked out New Vocabulary:appreciation

distinguish

thoughtful

a favour

astonishment

request

Exercises 1- Answer the following questions:1- Why did David want to go abroad for a while? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 2- How could Mr. Micawber prove that Mr. Uriah Heep was a bad man? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 3- Things worked out rather well for everyone after Uriah Heep was charged with stealing money from Mr. Wickfield. Discuss. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 4- “She is more beautiful than ever. I think she may be in love ….. and perhaps she will marry soon.” - Who said these words? To Whom? When? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 5- What secret did Agnes hide from David? Why didn’t she want to reveal it? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 6- David Copperfield eventually became a happy family man. Explain. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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2- Complete the following sentences:1- The deaths of Ham and Steerforth had made David very sad because …………….. …………………………………………………………. . 2- In the meeting at Canterbury, Mr. Micawber was no longer acting mysteriously, he Was holding a ………………………………… . He seemed confident and he looked like he had ………………………………………. . 3- David left England and went to Europe where he decided to ………………………. and send his work …………………………… . People bought his books and he became ………………………………. . 4- When David knew that Agnes was in love with someone else, he felt ………… and he realised that his feelings for her were far deeper than ……………………….. . 5- Agnes told David that Dora’s last request was ……………………………………. . 6- Mr. Peggotty had come back from Australia to ……………………………………. and especially for not telling him and Emily about …���………………………….. . 7- Mr. Micawber’s honesty finally paid off because he became a …………………….. and ……………………………………………….. .

3- Which character do you like best in David Copperfield? Why? ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

4- Mention two things that you have learnt from David Copperfield. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………

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