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What is Dr Joseph Bell's Connection with Sherlock Holmes?

Dr. Joseph Bell was a teacher that Arthur Conan Doyle had studied under. He was a very good observer and could often identify a person's profession from various clues. It was these observations that helped Doyle create Sherlock Holmes.


How does Sherlock Holmes treat Dr Watson?

Holmes treats Watson like he would treat any other person. Although Watson isn't the brightest bulb in the bunch, Holmes treats him very well. For instance, in the beginning of the book Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles Watson proposes evidence/clues about a "walking stick" that they found in Holmes den. Watson's clues are way off. Holmes (who already knew who's walking stick it was, and who also knew that every one of the clues that Watson proposed was indeed incorrect) did not say a word to him. So that tells you that Holmes is very good to Watson.


What accent of speech is abundant?

According to the fictional character 'Sherlock Holmes', ALL accents contain abundant clues as to the origin of the speaker.


What is the name of Sherlock Holmes' partner who had a pain in his neck in 1953 And what did they discover?

I suspect this question has something to do with Leonard Nimoy's live performances as Sherlock Holmes, but I have no further "clues" on this one. Does anyone have any further help? Please see the link below.


Who are the characters in the book Sherlock Holmes baker street irregulars?

They are what Sherlock Holmes refers to as the official police force. Consisting of boys who either live on the street or whose families are poor, the Baker Street Irregulars are the group Holmes uses to follow criminals, collect clues, and other things. He pays them for their work, just as if they were actual policemen.


What is the pattern of Sherlock Holmes's story?

Sherlock Holmes sometimes with Watson either being sent a letter or just a sudden visit then Sherlock asks the client to explain the situation Sherlock makes some deductions about his client they are usually surprised then he goes to investigate gets clues and captures the criminal. chronologically told out by the author.


What did Sherlock Holmes believe about his life and the imagination?

In 'The Problem of Thor Bridge,' Holmes said that his own special line of work was a balance between imagination and reality. Holmes was adamant that he never guesses, but that he balances probabilities and uses scientific imagination to begin his speculations and logically piece together clues.


What are the release dates for CollegeHumor Originals - 2006 Sherlock Blue's Clues?

CollegeHumor Originals - 2006 Sherlock Blue's Clues was released on: USA: 11 September 2012


How was The Hound of the Baskervilles different from all of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle stories?

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote four Sherlock Holmes novels and fifty six short stories. "The Hound of the Baskervilles" was the third Sherlock Holmes novel. Each of the other novels have two parts, the first part is where Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson work out the clues to track down the criminal(s) and the second part explains the back story of why the criminal(s) did what they did and does not feature Sherlock Holmes until the very end. "The Hound of the Baskervilles" is different because it does not have this second part (which are widely seen as slow and boring) and so flows better than the other novels. This is why "The Hound of the Baskervilles" is viewed as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's best Sherlock Holmes novel. Um, "The Sign of Four" is in one part.


After studying clues what does Sherlock come up with?

A hypothesis, then a conclusion


Does Sherlock Holmes actually go on crime scenes?

Yes, he often went on crime scenes. In some cases, Scotland Yard would take him there. He would often discover clues that the police had overlooked.


How does Sherlock Holmes know stamford?

The reader is left to speculate, and here are the clues: 1. Stamford presumably still works at St. Bartholomew Hospital (Bart's) where he and Watson met years earlier; 2. Holmes is working in Bart's chemical laboratory; 3. Holmes and Stamford probably bumped into each other a time or two.


Who were Sherlock Holmes' parents?

After years of searching through for all the mentions of the fictional Holmes family. Rudolph/Rudy Holmes is their uncle. Morland & Violet Holmes are the most accepted parents of Sherlock. However, there are two more parents of Holmes siblings, just not the parents of Sherlock. The only canon siblings are Sherrinford, Mycroft, Sherlock, Sigerson & an unnamed sister. Sigerson's age varies from source to source. Sherrinford is 9 years older than Sherlock & Mycroft is 7 years older than Sherlock. Sherrinford & Sigerson are most likely the sons of Siger, the second father figure. Mycroft & the unnamed daughter share the same parents as Sherlock. Eudoria is likely Morland's second wife & Siger is most likely either a Holmes that died with his wife, Violet, remarrying to Morland or she had an affair with a man called Siger. Eudoria is likely only the mother of Arthur, Enola & maybe Tobias which is why she's probably less keen on Sherlock & Mycroft than Enola in all mentions of the four together. Sherlock is mentioned as having a dog called Toby. The unconfirmed but mentioned siblings include: Shinwell/Binwell Holmes, Eurus Holmes, Nemo Holmes, Arthur Holmes, Tobias who is either a Holmes or a son of Siger, Enola Holmes & Billy [Unspecified parent, maybe adopted, same name as Sherlock's squire]. In total every mention of the Holmes family includes (in order of age): Siger [Holmes?], Morland Holmes, Rudolph Holmes, Violet Holmes, Eudoria Holmes, Sherrinford Holmes, Sigerson [Holmes?], Shinwell/Binwell Holmes, Mycroft Holmes, Sherlock Holmes, Unnamed Sister, Eurus Holmes, Nemo Holmes, Arthur Holmes, Tobias [Holmes?], Enola Holmes, Billy [Holmes?] & Toby the Dog


In the Sherlock Holmes story 'The Adventure of the Speckled Band' what does the milk and the chair in the story tell us?

The chair indicates that someone had to reach something. And the milk indicates some sort of animal being fed. The whistle and some of the other items were also clues. Holmes put it together and was able to deduce what was going on.


Which clues found at Saxe-Coburg Square help Holmes solve the crime?

Find the answers to these questions and you will have your clues. 1. What two businesses were found to be in close proximity? 2. What happened when Holmes thumped his stick on the pavement? 3. What about the pawnbroker's assistant did Holmes find interesting?


On 4 may 1891 who along with his arch enemy met his death on plunging into the Reichenbach Falls in Switzerland?

According to the details in the short story 'The Final Problem,' Sherlock Holmes and Professor James Moriarty were plunged into the falls after wrestling with each other on that date. Sherlock Holmes later appears to Watson in his consulting rooms as detailed in the short story 'The Adventure of the Empty House,' and he explains how it was possible for him have survived the previous ordeal when all the clues pointed to his death.


Use unravel in a sentence?

By examining all the clues, Sherlock easily unraveled the mystery and found the perpetrator.


What is Dr Joseph bells connection to Sherlock Holmes?

Dr. Joseph Bell's connection to Sherlock Holmes is: while Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was studying medicine at the University of Edinburgh, Dr. Bell was his university professor, and during his course Conan Doyle was allowed to watch and observe his appointments with his clients. So, even before his clients had sat down, Dr. Bell had already worked out their [his clients] past profession, what they had been doing and where they had been all from deducting the evidence from the little clues offered, subconsciously, by the client.


What clues made Holmes believe that Doctor Roylott had a snake?

a dish of milk and a dog leash


Why does the particular case of the Red-Headed League interest Holmes?

Holmes is extremely interested in "all that is bizarre" or unusual. The nature of this case and its clues are definitely unique, so the interest of Holmes and Watson is peaked. ...


What were Some of the clues that helped to solve the mystery in book the deadly dungeon?

Some of the clues that helped to solve the mystery in book the deadly dungeon include a cave on the coast of the beach


What clues does Sherlock Holmes use to solve the mystery in the speckled band?

If you every read the story, you should recall about a ventilator so small that a rat might not be able to pass through it, the dummy bell rope that was hooked onto the ventilator, and the bed which was clamped down to the floor. The bell rope could also lay on top of the pillow. These are some of the clues that led to the conclusion of the mystery in ''The Speckled Band''.


Did Sherlock Holmes smoke opium in his pipe?

No, he did not. He smoked a shag tobacco kept in a Persian slipper on the mantel. He evidently did visit a opium den during his detective work, though whether he actually smoked any opium was not stated.I don't believe so, although he did disguise himself as an opium taker in "The Man with the Twisted Lip".He did, however, inject himself with cocaine on various occasions, took morphine, and smoked.Sherlock Holmes was never an opium addict. Holmes was known to use a 7% solution of cocaine. He did this when there was no case to occupy his brain.Upon reading one of the later books in the series, "The man with the twisted lip", I recall reading a conversation between Holmes and Watson, with Holmes introducing the matter in the form of '...I suppose Watson that you imagine that I have added opium-smoking to cocaine-injections and all the other little weaknesses on which you have favoured me with your medical views...' displaying perfectly the cause for question without a confirmed answer. I believe the thought of Sherlock Holmes and opium to be merely put together in regards to seek the clues of a case and nothing of recreational purpose.


Is the testament of Sherlock Holmes free roam?

Like a true adventure game, you'll be going from place to place, uncovering clues and talking to characters to find new leads. London is a big city, and you'll have free roam as you unlock new areas to explore with each major step forward in the case.


Show the character sketch of Sherlock Holmes in The Speckled Band?

In Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's story "The Adventure of the Speckled Band," Helen Stoner's twin sister, Julia, dies from an unknown cause shortly before being married. Helen, also engaged to be married, worries about her own safety and takes her case to Sherlock Holmes. Using his powers of observation, intelligence, and perseverance, Holmes races to find the murderer. Out of Sherlock Holmes' many talents, observation is the most influential to each of his cases. Helen stares in astonishment as Holmes correctly states that the mud on her jacket sleeve came from riding in a dogcart. Then, upon examining Helen's bedroom, he is the first to realize the wire to the call bell is a fake. Without this important skill, neither Sherlock Holmes nor his crime-solving would be the same. In each of Sherlock Holmes' adventures one thing is proven: no matter how many dead-ends he happens to bumps into, Holmes will never give up. His dedication perseverance when doing something he loves shines throughout each story; he is even willing to get right down on the ground in search of clues. Even a late night excursion to Stoke Moran is not too much for Holmes.As long as he has his faithful associate, Watson, to keep him company no case is ever abandoned. Holmes' mixture of talents would not be complete without his extreme intelligence. Using logical reasoning, he successfully deduces that Dr. Roylott, Helen and Julia's step-father, killed Julia in order to keep the inheritance saved for her. Holmes even has an explanation for the bell wire connected to the ventilator. Roylott uses it as a bridge for his swamp adder to get into the neighboring bedroom, hoping that it will eventually bite Helen. Holmes always puts each piece of the puzzle in its proper place. This case ends happily for Helen, who lives on to be married. It does not, however, end on the same note for Dr. Roylott. The antagonist ultimately gets what he deserves. As for Sherlock Holmes, neither poisonous snakes nor wild baboons will ever keep him off a case.