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What elements of the restoration comedy are seen in The Importance of Being Earnest?
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By emphasizing the absurdity of the characters' situation he maintains a comic tone. As is typical of farce, the characters have attitudes, reactions, and customs which defy reason. Indeed, the improbability of this farce provides the necessary distance for the audience to laugh at the situation

MHood2 | 688 days ago