-Although, she may have misheard or misunderstood "Kipling" as "kippers" or "kippered herring" which is somewhat uncommon but known in America as a smoked fish. It is feasible Miss Scarlet has been to some fancy restaurants where this was served, and may not know "Kipling" as an author.
- Miss Scarlet and Colonel Mustard: Mustard was one of Scarlet's clients.
- Wadsworth and Mrs. White: White coyly threatens Wadsworth after he refuses to let her leave the mansion ("If we're ever alone together..."), and Wadsworth tells her no man in his right mind would end up alone with her.
- Mrs. Peacock and Professor Plum: Peacock is uptight and conservative, and Plum is lecherous and philandering.
- Yvette and Mr. Green: Yvette is outwardly sexy and Green is allegedly homosexual.