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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says "Shine the waistcoat, undo the buttons"?
2. Who says, "I want to see no eyes but yours"?
3. Who informs the crowd that the bride and Leonardo have run off together?
4. What instrument plays when the bride finally appears to everyone in Act 2, Scene 1?
5. What does the son/groom think he hears in the woods?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the portrayal of woman's roles in society in the play. Do any of the female characters stray from this role? If so, what are the ramifications for their desire to play a different role?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the role of trees in the play. What do they represent? What purpose do they play?
Essay Topic 3
In the play, both the mother and the bride discuss their desires for very similar things. Compare and contrast the mother and the bride. What common bond do these seemingly different characters have with each other? Do these characters realize their similar desires?
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