What does the BFG decide to do about the other giants?
The BFG is kind to Sophie, but he admits that the other giants are cruel and eat humans. Determined to stop the other giants, Sophie and the BFG decide to implant a nightmare about the giants in the Queen of England’s head. The Queen decides to capture the giants.
What trick did the BFG play on the other giants?
When they get to Giant Country, the soldiers tie up eight giants, working quietly so that the no one wakes up. But the Fleshlumpeater does wake up; he grabs a soldier and tries to eat him. Sophie sticks the pin from her brooch into the giant’s ankle. The BFG tricks the Fleshlumpeater and manages to tie him up.
What are the other giants in BFG?
- The Bonecruncher, who “crunches up two whoppsy-whiffling human beans for supper every night!”
- The Fleshlumpeater, “…the horriblest of them all.”
- The Bloodbottler.
- The Childchewer.
- The Meatdripper.
- The Gizzardgulper.
- The Maidmasher.
- The Manhugger.
How did BFG learn to read?
The BFG shows Sophie that he learned to read from a book he borrowed for eighty years from a little boy to whom he was giving a dream. It is “Nicholas Nickleby” by Charles Dickens, or “Dahl’s Chickens,” as the BFG says (113).
What did the other giants do to the BFG as he was trying to leave to go catch dreams?
How does the giant feel about snozzcumbers? What did the other giants do to the BFG as he was trying to leave to go catch dreams? he catches them with a net and puts them in a jar with a lid. How does the BFG catch dreams?
How is the BFG different from other giants?
The BFG, or Big Friendly Giant, is a 24-foot tall giant. The BFG spends his time collecting dreams and storing them in his home before giving the good ones to children around the world. Unlike the other giants, the BFG does not eat humans, demonstrating immense compassion.
What is unusual about what happens to Sophie in the first chapter?
Sophie’s letter has a strange effect on her. She remembers that her Mom and Dad had wanted to give her a different name—Lillemor, maybe. Sophie stares in the mirror and asks, “Who are you?” but gets no answer. Sophie often thinks about how ugly she is—she has straight hair and a big nose and mouth.
Is the BFG on Netflix?
Right now you can watch The BFG on Netflix.