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Plot
The Birling family are spending a happy evening celebrating the engagement of Sheila Birling to Gerald
Croft a marriage that will result in the merging of two successful local businesses. Until a surprise
visit from an Inspector Goole who is investigating the suicide of a…

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Class


Characters Attitudes to the lower class: Attitudes to the upper class:


At the start of the play, this character was... To this character, Eva was...


Mr Birling keen to be knighted to cement his hard-fought cheap labour
rise to the upper class

Sheila happy…

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Age
The Old (Mr and Mrs Birling) The Young (Sheila and Eric)
The old are set in their ways. They are utterly confident The young are open to new ideas. This is first seen early in
that they are right and they see the young as…

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