The study summarized in this paper attempts an analysis of the Form and Function of the language in Harold Pinter’s play, The Caretaker. It aims to establish. This play was first performed in Harold Pinter specializes in the tragicomedy of the breakdown of communication, broadly in the tradition of the theatre of. The Caretaker by Harold Pinter. “The Caretaker is .. permutated become platitudinous, trite, meaningless” – Harold Pinter. 5 advice: don’t worship the text.

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I thought people started being funny. His old mum was still living at the Angel. Davies wakes up and complains to Aston about how badly he slept. He is forced to be isolated.

Please fill this form, we will try to respond as soon as possible. You can go out, he said, and live like the others. When I got to know him I found out he was brought up in Putney. That was the greatest mistake they made, you take my tip, letting you get out of that place. Crucible, Sheffield”GuardianCulture: The audiences are made to laugh but at the same time they are threatened by violent action that destroys the central character.

Not the other one? It depends how you regard this room. See if these are any good. Mick forces Davies to disclose that his “real name” is Davies and his “assumed name” is “Jenkins” and, after Davies calls Aston “nutty”, Mick appears to take offence at what he terms Davies’ “impertinent thing to say,” concludes, “I’m compelled to pay you off for your caretaking work.


He does not take revenge of the society. Would … would you like to sleep here?

The Caretaker Harold Pinter

Faber and Faber, He does not give complete information about himself. Get it done in next to no time! ASTON wears an old tweed overcoat, and under it a thin shabby dark-blue pinstripe suit, single-breasted, with a pullover and faded shirt and tie.

;inter, that night I tried to escape, that night. You come busting into a private house, laying your hands on anything you can lay your hands on. He was a Scotchman. One of the most influential modern British dramatists, his writing career spanned more than 50 years. I forgotten what time it was! He seems to be racist, as he charges the black people without any fault of them. Eh, so you did. However one thing is quite clear that Davies was isolated and is isolated.

He was younger than me. Could be very useful. No strings attached, open and above board, untarnished record; twenty per cent interest, ifty per cent deposit; down payments, back payments, family allowances, bonus schemes, remission of term for good behaviour, six months lease, yearly examination of the relevant archives, tea laid on, disposal of shares, beneit extension, compensation on cessation, comprehensive indemnity against Riot, Civil Commotion, Labour Disturbances, Storm, Tempest, Thunderbolt, Larceny or Cattle all subject to a daily check and double check.

Where you going, you going out? He also picked up locales. Plenty of room for cupboards for the crockery.

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His brother lived in the house. You got an eye of him, did you? You sleep here last night? Carretaker hundred odd for this room or three thousand down for the whole upper storey.


I can see him, you see, I can see him through the blanket. He takes a card from his pocket.

The lights close down on his traumatised features as caregaker speaks, leaving us uncomfortably alone with his thoughts. Sound of a key in the door of the room.

Take some out of that. I mean it depends whether you regard this room as furnished or unfurnished. Skip to main content.

The Caretaker

That was when I lived with my mother. Give it to him. All the three characters are separated from each other and continue to live the caertaker of isolation.

The world of The Caretaker is a bleak one, its characters damaged and lonely. I might get down to Wembley later on in the day.

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Etxt is always mischief lurking in the darkest corners. You got a good bit of stuff here. DAVIES turns, shambles across the room, comes face to face with a statue of Buddha standing on the gas stove, looks at it and turns.

ASTON goes back to his bed with the toaster and starts to unscrew the plug. They … got me there.