Q1: Who is the writer of the play "If I Were You"?
Ans: The play "If I Were You" is written by Alan Ayckbourn, not Douglas James.
Q2: Describe the appearance of Gerrard?
Ans: In the play "If I Were You," Gerrard is described as medium in height, wearing horn-rimmed glasses, a lounge suit, and a greatcoat.
Q3: Who has entered into the room when Gerrard was packing his traveling bag?
Ans: A man identical in appearance to Gerrard enters the room while he is packing his traveling bag.
Q4: Describe the appearance of the similar-looking man of Gerrard?
Ans: The man identical in appearance to Gerrard is described as dressed in bright clothes, an overcoat, and a soft hat. He is also holding a gun in his right hand.
Q5: "I will make you crawl" -> who said this to whom?
Ans: The intruder said this line to Gerrard.
Q6: Why did Gerrard call the intruder "Mr-er"?
Ans: Gerrard called the intruder "Mr-er" because he didn't know the intruder's actual name.
Q7: Whose name did the intruder like better?
Ans: The intruder liked Gerrard's name better than his own.
Q8: What is the Christian name of Gerrard?
Ans: Gerrard's Christian name is Vincent Charles.
Q9: Who had taken trouble to meet Gerrard?
Ans: Only a few people, including a baker, green grocer, and milkman, took the trouble to meet Gerrard at his cottage.
Q10: What will not be a pleasant surprise to Gerrard?
Ans: The intruder warns Gerrard that when he returns to his cottage and finds it broken into, it won't be a pleasant surprise for him.
Q11: Write the meaning of dandy?
Ans: "Dandy" means someone who is stylish or fashionable in appearance.
Q12: What was the profession of the intruder?
Ans: The intruder in the play was a jewelry robber.
Q13: From where did the intruder learn the speaking style of Gerrard?
Ans: The intruder learned Gerrard's speaking style by imitating him while Gerrard was talking on the phone.
Q14: Whom did the intruder kill?
Ans: The intruder kills a policeman (a cop) in the play.
Q15: Where did the intruder reach first after doing the murder?
Ans: The intruder reaches the town of Aylesbury after committing the murder.
Q16: What were the things Gerrard carrying with him?
Ans: Gerrard is carrying a bag, a gun, and some unusual items for disguise.
Q17: What was Gerrard actually carrying in his bag?
Ans: In his bag, Gerrard is actually carrying props for a rehearsal, indicating his involvement in theater.
Q18: What was Gerrard’s actual profession?
Ans: Gerrard's actual profession is revealed to be a director or playwright.
Q19: Which line suggests that Gerrard was actually related to theater?
Ans: The line "I think I will put it in my next play" suggests that Gerrard was actually related to theater.
Q20: Whom did Gerrard ask to send to his house?
Ans: Gerrard asked to send the sergeant to his house.