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1

What is Eric's response to Mrs Birling?

He is (almost at breaking point)
He yells, ' you killed them both - damn you, damn you.'

2

Mrs Birling is...

(Very distressed now)

3

How does the inspector act imposing?

He is (taking charge, masterfully).

4

What repetition is used?

'remember what you did.' 'Never forget it.'
Enforces his control.

5

How is structure used in the inspector's finishing speech?

He says 'all intertwined with our lives,' (hopes, fears - creates rhythm).

6

What does the inspector warn?

' fire and blood and anguish.' - a reference to a war breaking out.
He also warns ' now she'll make you pay a heavier price still.' Foreshadowing the next visit.

7

What quotes suggest the Inspector is a ghoul?

They are left (subdued and wondering).
He says that Eric 'just used her,' for a 'stupid drunken evening.'
He speaks to Mr Birling (rather savagely)