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Converted by strong bases e.g. NaNH2, n-BuLi or RMgX to its dimetallated derivative, which can, be e.g. monobenzylated: J. Am. Chem. Soc., 81, 1154 (1959), or dibenzylated: J. Am. Chem. Soc., 79, 6342 (1957) with benzyl chloride, and forms a monoadduct with benzophenone: J. Am. Chem. Soc., 89, 4566 (1967)./n