Moral Values Through Characters

Textual Support and Tone

Work Time

Join a small group as directed, then do the following.

  • Find quotations that illustrate Dickens’s attitude toward Carton and Stryver.
  • What, in the presentation of the scenes, reveals his tone ? How does Dickens do it?
  • Choose three specific quotations that illustrate Dickens’s tone toward each character.

Share your observations, your annotations, your conclusions, and your supporting text with the class.