Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Act 1 Abstract
* Jack Worthing - as Ernest - calls on Algernon Moncrieff.
Act 2 Abstract
* Jack explains the creation of his "brother" Ernest as an excuse to leave the country.
Act 3 Abstract
* Algernon explains his creation of an "invalid friend" Bunbury as an excuse to leave town.
* Lady Bracknell and Gwendolen call on Algernon, who says...
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