The Big Friendly Giant and Sophie seemed basically kindred in some scenes. Sophie in the film is a young, intelligent and aware girl. The Big Friendly Giant is a unknown aged, 24 foot Giant, a Friendly Giant though. Who for most of the film plays the father role for Sophie. He is unsure how to get Sophie the necessities for life (food, a bed, clothes) but he provides her with more as the film evolves. When Sophie arrives at the Giants home, she adapts well and she acts like she's been their her whole life. Also, when the BFG goes to a "normal sized" persons home he adapts well and gets used to being in the home after a while.
The GIANT giant character evolves in the movie a noticeable amount. He starts as a giant that doesn't understand you can't get away with being big your whole life and you need to be personable.It starts when he comes into the BFG's home wrecking his home which still does continue when he looks for Sophie in the middle of the film, so you might be confused with my