Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


An Inspector calls

Presentation on An Inspector calls

Brendan McBride

on 31 March 2011

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of An Inspector calls

An Inspector Calls Characters Edna The Birlings Gerald Croft Eva Smith Daisy Renton Sheila Eric Sybil Arthur The Inspector Goole Plot Beginning Middle End Act 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Arthur Birling, a prosperous manufacturer, is holding a family dinner party to celebrate his daughter's engagement. Into this cosy scene intrudes the harsh figure of a police inspector investigating the suicide of a young working-class woman. Under interogation, every member of the family turns out to have a shameful secret which links them with her death. Themes Lies indiscipline morality capitalism and socialism sinning luxuria (lechery/lust)

gula (gluttony)

avaritia (avarice/greed)

acedia (acedia/discouragement)

ira (wrath)

invidia (envy)

superbia (pride) Not concerned with right or wrong
only bothered about the shame it
will bring to the family Engaged to Sheila Birling,
in a family of rich land owners Maid to the Birlings A rich family of factory owners. Engaged to Gerald Croft, she regrets the things that happened to Eva and learns from the inspector. Made Eva Pregnant, he is a drunkard and irresponsible. Pompouss and a capitalist, he is greedy and stuck up. Eva Smith Daisy Renton The inspector comes into the house and teaches the Birling family about the mistakes they have made and how these mistakes lead to the death of Eva Smith/Daisy Renton. the relevance of Edna She is the maid of
the Birling family similar background to Eva smith
Full transcript