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What are some examples of the literary technique "doubling" in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream?
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Doubling is when the major plotline is also recurring in a subplot as well.

The main plotline involves weddings and marriages and love triangles. The first is that of Hermia, Demetrius, and Lysander. The second is doubled in the fairies and their series of 'mistaken' liaisons.

MHood2 | 661 days ago