Read the passages given below and answer the questions that follow: 
GERRARD : Apparently you haven’t the intelligence to ask why I am invested in this cloak of mystery.

INTRUDER : (Preparing to shoot) As I said before, this conversation bores me.

GERRARD : Don’t be a fool. If you shoot, you’ll hang for sure. If not as yourself. Then as Vincent Charles Gerrard.

(a) Who spoke these lines?

(b) Whom does ‘you’ refer to? What is likely to happen in case he shoots?

(c) Find a word from the passage which means ‘actually’.


(a) These lines are spoken by Gerrard.

(b) ‘You’ refers to the Intruder. In case, he shoots he is sure to be hanged.

(c) Apparently.