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OLIVER TWIST by Charles Dickens

Watch the video about the life of Charles Dickens and  answer the following questions: 

Compare these chapters of the novel with David Lean's film adaptation of 1948:


Let's recap chapter 2. Tell Oliver's story:

London Bridge in the 19th century:

Click on the picture on the 


left and find information 


concerning the stage 


adaptation of Oliver Twist.





The Characters:

A = Oliver

B = Fagin

C = Jack Dawkins "the Dodger"

D = Bill Sikes

E = Monks

F = Mr Bumble

G = Noah Claypole

H = Nancy

I = Mr Sowerberry

J = Mr Brownlow

K = Rose Maylie

L = Mrs Bedwin

M = Doctor Losberne