Lord canterville. The Canterville Ghost 2018-12-22

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The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde

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Hizo una profunda reverencia a la familia cuando echaron pie a tierra, y dijo, con un singular acento de los buenos tiempos antiguos: -Les doy la bienvenida a Canterville-Chase. There is gentle humour on both sides. La señora Otis organizó un clambake extraordinario, que dejó muy impresionados a todos los de la comarca. Lesson Summary We've learned about the form and genre of The Canterville Ghost. The ghost started up with a wild shriek of rage, and swept through them like a mist, extinguishing Washington Otis's candle as he passed, and so leaving them all in total darkness. Angrily chasing the Otis children, Sir Simon causes Ginny to get in even more trouble with her father - who is so sceptical he can't even see Sir Simon.


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The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde

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Cuando estuvo cerca de la habitación ocupada por los gemelos, a la que llamaré el dormitorio azul, por el color de sus cortinajes, se encontró con la puerta entreabierta. He had worn it with great success at the Kenilworth tournament, and had been highly complimented on it by no less a person than the Virgin Queen herself. Comprendió que había llegado el momento. In some of the stories, the mummy is not that of a king, but of a priestess, or princess, of Amen-Ra. Why, even babies know how to do that, and they are not very clever.

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Todo el mundo convino en que después de haber sido atemorizada por el fantasma por espacio de más de cincuenta años, tenía realmente derecho a verle desaparecer para siempre. A los pocos instantes la mancha había desaparecido sin dejar rastro. نعم ما معنى ذلك ؟. Se lo ruego: no se enfade conmigo. Otis, that the ghost has been seen by several living members of my family, as well as by the rector of the parish, the Rev.

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The character of Lord Canterville in The Canterville Ghost from LitCharts

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I loved the humor, but there was also pathos. Shortly after they had gone to bed they were suddenly alarmed by a fearful crash in the hall. They were all now in the greatest state of excitement, and did not know what to do, when Mr. Indeed, Lord Canterville himself, who was a man of the most punctilious honour, had felt it his duty to mention the fact to Mr. Acuérdese únicamente de que yo lo previne. Quizá me atrevería a decir que Virginia tiene gran interés en que le deja usted la cajita que encierra esas joyas en recuerdo de las locuras y de los infortunios de su antepasado.

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The Canterville Ghost Characters from LitCharts

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Y como esa caja ya es muy vieja y, por consiguiente, deterioradísima, quizá encuentre usted razonable acoger favorablemente su deseo. Umney and Lord Canterville all walk in and bow their heads in respect. Antes de leer El Fantasma de Canterville pensaba que me iba a encontrar una una historia de terror, una mansión embrujada, gritos y horrores, pero estaba muy equivocada. Scene 1: Canterville Castle Lord Canterville: Well, it looks like we have a deal, Mr Otis. Cuando llegaron al extremo de la estancia, el viejo se detuvo, murmurando unas palabras que ella no pudo comprender. He put on his slippers, took a small oblong phial out of his dressing-case, and opened the door. Mr Otis: Thank you, Lord Canterville.

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The Canterville Ghost/Chapter 1

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Virginia grew quite grave, and her little lips trembled like rose-leaves. No había terminado de formular este juramento terrible criando de una alquería lejana, de tejado de ladrillo rojo, salió el canto de un gallo. Many American ladies on leaving their native land adopt an appearance of chronic ill-health, under the impression that it is a form of European refinement, but Mrs. Otis to beware of some trouble coming to the house. I must rattle my chains, and groan through keyholes, and walk about at night, if that is what you mean. Otis, that you took the furniture and the ghost at a valuation, and anything that belonged to the ghost passed at once into your possession, as, whatever activity Sir Simon may have shown in the corridor at night, in point of law he was really dead, and you acquired his property by purchase.


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The Canterville Ghost Characters & Setting

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The ghost, then, was naturally very anxious to show that he had not lost his influence over the Stiltons, with whom, indeed, he was distantly connected, his own first cousin having been married en secondes noces, the Sieur de Bulkeley, from whom, as every one knows, the Dukes of Cheshire are lineally descended. Their eldest son, christened Washington by his parents in a moment of patriotism, which he never ceased to regret, was a fair-haired, rather good-looking young man, who had qualified himself for American diplomacy by leading the German at the Newport Casino for three successive seasons, and even in London was well known as an excellent dancer. Eventually, he is exhausted and intimidated by the family's cruel taunting and fearlessness. Δεν ξέρω αν υπάρχει κάποιος που δεν του αρέσει ο Wilde. Pero no sé lo que significan.

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The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde

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Además de que todas esas baratijas y chucherías y todos esos jugetes, por muy apropiados y necesarios que sean a la dignidad de la aristocracia británica, estarían fuera de lugar entre personas educadas de acuerdo con los severos principios, según los inmortales principios, pudiera decirse, de la sencillez republicana. He rushed forward and seized it in his arms, when, to his horror, the head slipped off and rolled on the floor, the body assumed a recumbent posture, and he found himself clasping a white dimity bed-curtain, with a sweeping-brush, a kitchen cleaver, and a hollow turnip lying at his feet! Pero un ruido de pasos que se acercaban le hizo vacilar en su cruel determinación, y se contentó con volverse un poco fosforescente. Aquella noche disipó todas las dudas sobre la existencia objetiva de los fantasmas. De pronto se irguió la joven, muy pálida, con un fulgor en los ojos. He bore Washington a special grudge, being quite aware that it was he who was in the habit of removing the famous Canterville blood-stain, by means of Pinkerton's Paragon Detergent.

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CANTERVILLE

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Tappan, of West 53rd Street, had been a celebrated New York belle, was now a very handsome, middle-aged woman, with fine eyes, and a superb profile. Eran unos niños encantadores, y, con el ministro, los únicos verdaderos republicanos de la familia. Many American ladies on leaving their native land adopt an appearance of chronic ill-health, under the impression that it is a form of European refinement, but Mrs. Interesante, gracioso hasta cierto mórbido y extraño punto, entretenedor, y con un profundo y precioso significado. Una vez que hubo terminado el señor Otis, le estrechó cordialmente la mano y contestó: -Mi querido amigo, su encantadora hijita ha prestado un servicio importantísimo a mi desgraciado antecesor.


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