What is the surprise if I were you?
(ii) When intruder says this line, the surprise is his plan to kill Gerrard and take on his identity. On the second occasion, when Gerrard says this, the surprise is his fictitious identity that he is going to reveal to make the intruder believe that he himself is a crook like the intruder.
Why does the speaker think that the listener is trying to be smart?
Why does the speaker think that the listener is trying to be smart? The intruder feels that Gerrard is trying to be smart because instead of displaying any signs of fear, he helps the intruder complete his sentence when the former fails to find the right word -nonchalant’. 3.
What is the story if I were you about?
‘If I were you’ is a story of an encounter between Gerrard, a cultured playwright and a criminal. The story revolves round the Gerrard’s encounter with a criminal. This criminal who was trying to escape from the police had planned to replace Gerrard after killing him. Now Gerrard was an intelligent man.
What was the big surprise?
The Big Surprise is a television quiz show broadcast in the United States by NBC from October 8, 1955, to June 9, 1956, and from September 18, 1956, to April 2, 1957. The series was originally hosted by Jack Barry through March 3, 1956, after which he was replaced by Mike Wallace for the rest of the run.
Does watching movies improve English?
By watching movies you are able to hear and understand spoken English fully. Hearing how certain words are pronounced will help you to remember and memorize the sounds. Reading is definitely helpful in improving your English but hearing how to speak English is also equally important.
Who wrote If I were you?
L. Ron Hubbard
What is the central idea of the play if I were you?
Dear student, The theme of the play is necessity of being witty and usefulness of being calm and composed. Gerrard, the protagonist, was witty enough to save his life from the Intruder by cunningly making up a plan to distract him and trap him in his house.
What defines a movie?
1 : a recording of moving images that tells a story and that people watch on a screen or television : motion picture watched a movie after dinner a movie about the Civil War an action movie.
How do we watch movies?
10 sites where you can watch movies for free
- Kanopy. If you love art house or classic movies, Kanopy is the best site for free streaming.
- Popcornflix. For those who prefer more mainstream movies, Popcornflix perfectly fits its name.
- Internet Archive.
- Sony Crackle.
Who is more intelligent Gerrard and intruder?
Answer: Without doubt, Gerrard is more intelligent than the Intruder. We can say that because Gerrard was wise enough to not get trapped in the Intruder’s plan. With his wise thinking, he gets rid of the Intruder and saves himself.
Who was Gerrard Class 9?
Class 9 Question He was an intelligent person with a good sense of humour. He knew how to handle an adverse situation. He had a lot of patience too. one day an intruder entered his Cottage.
Who wrote If I were you class 9?
What’s Sharapova’s mantra for success *?
I am very very competitive
What is the moral of if I were you?
One should never consider oneself to be smarter than the opponent as is done by the intruder who thinks that Gerrard is no match for him. The play also conveys that intelligence, the presence of mind, and cool-headedness can help us overcome the gravest of problems that we may encounter.