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Flashcards in Mr Birling Deck (17):
1

And I talk as a...

Hard headed man of business.

2

You're just the...

Kind of sin in law I've always wanted.

3

Wild talk about...

Possible labour trouble in the near future.

4

The Germans...

Don't want war.

5

Titanic...

Absolutely unsinkable.

6

In 1940 you'll be...
There will be...

Living in a world that's forgotten these capital versus labour nonsense.
Peace and prosperity.

7

We hardheaded...

Practical businessmen.

8

Just a...

Knighthood of course.

9

The way some of these cranks talk and write now days...

You'd think everybody had to look after everybody else as if we're all mixed up together like bees in a hive.

10

Community...

And all that nonsense.

11

She had a lot to say...

Far too much, so she had to go.

12

I was almost certain...

For the next honours list.

13

Come on Sheila...

Don't look like that, it's all over now.

14

When this comes out...

At the inquest it isn't going to do us much good.

15

Probably a socialist...

Or some crank.

16

A man has to mind his own business...

Look out for himself and his own.

17

I've got to...

Cover this up as soon as I can.