This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Venice - This is a large city in the north of Italy and where the first act of Othello takes place.
Cyprus - This is an island in the far eastern Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey and to the west of Syria where the majority of the play takes place.
Duke's palace - This is where Brabantio learns of Desdemona's love for Othello.
Handkerchief - This is a small object of great importance in this play and facilitates plot development as a symbol of love and betrayal.
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