Flashcards in History Boys - The Boys Deck (21)
Posner initially questions Irwin's technique, but in the exam
There was a question on the Holocaust. I played it down.
Most famous thing he says. Supposed to be funny.
I'm a Jew.
I'm homosexual. And I live in Sheffield.
How does Hector describe Dakin in a sexual way?
Why doesn't Posner ride in Hectors motorbike? He doesn't...
Fit the bill
Scripps accuses Irwin of thinking that the Holocaust is...
Just another topic on which we may get a question
What does Irwin think of Dakin, and his intelligence?
I always have the impression he knows more than I do
What does Irwin think of Dakin compared to the other boys? He is....
What role does Scripps have?
Scripps breaks the fourth wall and is the impromptu narrator
What does Timms do with his life?
A chain of dry cleaners and takes drugs at the weekend
How does the Headmaster describe Rudge?
"Oddity", "No hope"
This could show that Irwin's technique was successful for Dakin
Posner talking about having gay feelings
Yes, it's only a phase.
Who says I want it to pass?
But the pain. The pain.
This shows that Dakin is materialistic
I like money. It's fun
Posner is initially presented as the...
Posner was Hectors only student that really took what Hector said to heart
The words of Hector never forgotten
What are Lockwood, Akthar and Crowther?
Pillars of a community that no longer has much use for pillars
How does Rudge get into Christ Church?
This is an example of one of the songs Posner sings
Bewitched, bothered and bewildered
Rudge is proud of his career
Like them or not, Rudge Homes are at least affordable homes for first-time buyers
Dakin is described as this, in relation to Posner.