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  1. stories Unit 11 lesson 2

  2. New vocabulary: Novelist Novel

  3. David Copperfild Novelist : Charles Dickens

  4. characters David Copperfield peggotty

  5. James Steerforth Mr. Wickfield Agnes Wickfield

  6. Clara Copperfield Edward Murdstone

  7. Miss Betsey Trotwood Dora

  8. David Copperfield

  9. It is the story of a boy whose father died six months before his birth.

  10. He lived his early years happily with his mother and housekeeper, Piggott.

  11. Later, David's mother married Edward Murdstone, who was very cruel and use to beat David a lot.

  12. Once, while the stepfather was beating him, David bit his hand. after that, Murdstone sent to salem House Academy boarding school where he hardly received any education

  13. The only benefit David got from going to this school was making friends with Tommy Traddles and James Steerforth.

  14. Because of the cruelty of Murdstones, David`s mother and her new born baby died.

  15. After the funeral, Murdstone decided to send David to London to work in his warehouse

  16. During his stay , David rememberd his aunt, so he decided to go to his aunt.

  17. After meeting him, betseyadopte David and sent him to one of the best schools in Canterbury

  18. There he received a good education and lived with Mr. Wickfield and his daughter Agnes.

  19. After finishing school, David left Canterbury for London and decided that he wanted to become a lawyer.

  20. He trained at Mr.Spenlows office where he met his daughter ,Dora

  21. David married Dora , but few years later she died.

  22. Soon after, David met his school friends again, but after a series of events his friend Steerforth drowned

  23. Driven by sadness, David left Switzerland hoping to find comfort in the Alps. While living there, he worked on his book and sent it toTraddles, who published it.

  24. Three years later, David decided to go back to England. He married Agnes

  25. The end