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Sophie: What kind of a monster are you?
The BFG: Bone cruncher, child chewer, meat dripper, gizzardgulper, butcher boy!
Sophie: Please don’t eat me!
The BFG: You think because I’m a giant that I’m a man-gobbling cannibal? Ha ha ha! Rah!
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The BFG: You can call me the Big Friendly Giant!
Sophie: Oh, my!
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The BFG: I catch dreams … this one sounds like you.
Sophie: There are bad dreams here too?
The BFG: Yeah …
Bad Giant: Runt!
The BFG: Sophie … hide!
Bad Giant: You has a delicious little bean.
Sophie: Are you scared?
The BFG: Yeah!
Sophie: I’m not.
THE WORLD IS MORE GIANT
THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE
Sophie: I have a plan.
The BFG: Brave Sophie ... This be the story of a little girl, there’ll be great adventures and laughter. Times will be hard ... times will be soft. So hold your breath, cross your fingers, here we go.
Sophie: I’m going to call you BFG!
Have you read the book or seen the film of The BFG? If so, what do you think about it? If not, would you like to?