10BX/10BY Quotations Revision HW

  1. Log onto SAM Learning.
  2. Complete the tasks set.
  3. There are two quotations tasks to complete.

Due: Wednesday 21st March.


10Bx and 10By Quotation HW


‘An Inspector Calls’ quote search – Act 1

Find a quotation (or two) from the text to support the following points/ideas. Examine each one for language, structure and links to context.

  1. Mrs Birling’s views on a woman’s role in society.
  2. Mr Birling’s feelings on having Gerald as a son-in-law.
  3. How Mr Birling sees himself (repeated).
  4. Mr Birling’s predictions.
  5. Hints that there may be trouble ahead (dramatic irony).
  6. Mr Birling’s views on an individual’s role in society.
  7. Mr Birling’s opinion of socialism.
  8. Inspector Goole’s description of Eva’s death (repeated).
  9. Mr Birling’s justification of sacking Eva.
  10. Gerald’s comments on what Mr Birling did to Eva.


11A Quotations – Due Wednesday 6th December – Learn the quotations and identify the techniques

‘Fair is foul and foul is fair’ (Witches)
‘So foul and fair a day I have not seen’ (Macbeth)
‘That look not like’ th’inhabitants o’th’Earth and yet are on’t? – Live you? Or are you aught that man may question? (Banquo)

‘Brave Macbeth’ / ‘Noble Macbeth’ / ‘Valiant cousin!’ / ‘worthy gentleman!’
‘unseam’d him from the nave to the chaps’
‘Look, how our partner’s rapt’
‘Why do I yield to that suggestion whose horrid image doth unfix my hair, and make my seated heart knock at my ribs, against the use of nature?’

10BX – Quotations – Due Wednesday 6th December

  1. “Spirit!” he cried, tight clutching at its robe, “hear me. I am not the man I was”
  2. “Tell me if Tiny Tim will live.”
  3. “I will honour Christmas in my heart. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. I will not shut out the lessons that they teach.”
  4. “I am light as a feather, I am as happy as an angel, I am as merry as a schoolboy, I am giddy as a drunken man. “
  5. “I don’t know anything. I’m quite a baby.”

9A Quotations – Due Wednesday 6th December

1. “The Phantom slowly, gravely, silently approached.”

2.” When it came, Scrooge bent down upon his knee.”

3. “its mysterious presence filled him with a solemn dread.”

4. “I fear you more than any spectre I have seen.”

5.  “Men’s courses will foreshadow certain ends.”

6. “I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.”