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The God of Small Things

The God of Small Things


by Arundhati Roy

The God of Small Things: Quotes (What was Said) True or False

1. Who "seemed to know whom he could pick on and whom he couldn't"? -> Inspector Mathew
2. Who "eavesdropped relentlessly on the twins' private conversations, and whenever she caught them speaking in Malayalam, she levied a small fine which was deducted at source"? -> Baby Kochamma
3. Who "held his poverty like a gun to Chacko's head"? -> Vellya Paapen
4. Who "When you hurt people, they begin to love you less. That's what careless words do. They make people love you a little less."? -> Ammu
5. Who "carried inside him the memory of a young man with an old man's mouth"? -> Esthappen