English Quotes: An inspector calls
Terms in this set (34)
"I ___________________ on Daisy moving into these rooms and ___ ___________ her take some ___________________ to keep her going there"
I insisted on daisy moving into these rooms and I made her take some money to keep her going there
"After all, y'know, we're ______________ citizens and _______ _______________" -
after all, y'know, we're respectable citizens and not criminals
"Everything's ____ ______________ now Sheila. What about _______ _________?"
everything's all right now Sheila. what about this ring?
"Why should you [stay]? It's bound to be ________ and ________________"
why should you [stay]? it's bound to be unpleasant and disturbing
"She was giving herself ________________ airs. Claiming __________ _____________ ___________________ that were simply ____________________ in a girl in her ______________"
she was giving herself ridiculous airs. claiming elaborate fine feelings that were simply absurd in a girl in her position
"Go and ____________ for the father of the child. It's his ______________"
go and look for the father of the child. it's his responsibility
"(very ___________ now) No- Eric - __________ - I didn't know - _ ___________ understand"
(very distressed now) no - eric - please - I didn't know - I didn't understand
"______ of that ________"
girls of that class
"He certainly didn't make me _______.. I had done no more than my _______"
he certainly didn't make me confess.. I had done no more than my duty
"I'm sorry she should have come to such a ____________ end. But I accept no __________ at all"
I'm sorry she should have come to such a horrible end. but I accept no blame at all
"Probably a _______________- or some sort of ________________-"
probably a socialist or some sort of crank
"You'd ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________"
you'd think everybody had to look after everybody else, as if we were all mixed up like bees in a hive, community and all that nonsense.
"The Titanic - ___________________________________________________ _______________________________________________"
the titanic - she sails next week - and unsinkable, absolutely unsinkable
"For _____________ costs and higher __________"
for lower costs and higher prices
"You'll hear some people say war's _______________ and to that I say - ________________________!"
you'll hear some people say war's inevitable and to that I say - fiddlesticks!
"(_________) I say the __________ ________ and ________ all ________ to kill her - and that's what _________________."
(shouting) I say the girl's dead and we all helped to kill her - and that's what matters
"I was in a state where a chap easily turns ___________ - and I _________ to make A _______"
I was in a state where a chap easily turns nasty - and I threatened to make a row
"I wasn't ____ __________ with her or anything - but I _________ her - she was ________ and a good _________"
I wasn't in love with her or anything - but I liked her - she was pretty and a good sport
"You _____________ her. She came to you to ____________ me - and you _________ her __________ - yes, and you ___________ her - and the _______ She'd have had too - ______ child - ________ own ____________ - you ________ Them both - __________ you, ________ you-" Act three
you killed her. she came to you to protect me - and you turned her away - yes, and you killed her - and the child she'd have had too - my child - your own grandchild - you killed them both - damn you, damn you-
"And that's when _____ happened. And I don't even ____________ - that's the _______thing. Oh - my _______!"
and that's when it happened. and I don't even remember - that's the hellish thing. oh - my god!
"Why shouldn't __________ try for ___________ wages? _____ try for the ______ Possible prices" - Act One
why shouldn't they try for higher wages? we try for the highest possible prices
You _______________________ try to build up a kind of ___________ between us and ________ __________. If you do the inspector will just __________ it down"
you mustn't try to build up a kind of wall between us and that girl. if you do the inspector will just break it down.
"No, he's giving _____ the ________ - so that we'll ______ ourselves"
no, he's giving us the rope - so that we'll hang ourselves
(____________) I suppose ________ all ________ people now" Act three
(Bitterly) I suppose we're all nice people now
"But _____ _______ aren't _______ labour - they're ___________"
but these girls aren't cheap labour - they're people
"Why - you ___________ - he ___________. Of course he ________And I ________ to think how much he knows that ______ don't know yet. You'll ____ _____ ________"
why - you fool - he knows. of course he knows. and I hate to think how much he knows that we don't know yet. you'll see, you'll see.
"Yes, go on, _________"
yes, go on, mummy
"I'll ___________, ____________do ______ again to anybody .... I feel I can ______ go there again"
ill never, never do it again to anybody... I feel I can never go there again
"And if I _______ _____ her _______, I ________-"
and if I could help her now, I would
"They will be ______ it in ______ and ________ and ________"
they will be taught it in fire and blood and anguish
"______ don't live ______. We are members of one ______. We are ____ For _____ ________"
we don't live alone. we are embers of one body. we are responsible for each other
"It would do us all a bit of good if sometimes we tried to put ourselves in the place of these ________ women counting their __________ in their ________ _______ back bedrooms"
it would do us all a bit of good if sometimes we tried to put ourselves in the place of these poor women counting their pennies in their dingy little back bedrooms
"A ___________, _____________ sort of girl, who ______ did anybody any harm, but she Died in __________ and _________ - _________ life"
a pretty, lively sort of girl, who never did anybody any harm, but she died in misery and agony - hating life
"A young woman died... because she'd swallowed a lot of strong _____________. ________ her _________ __________"
a young woman died... because she'd swallowed a lot of strong disinfectant.. burnt her inside out, of course.