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A drama tells a story through _______ and _______. Playwrights don't like to have many characters. So _______ characters are usually there for an important reason. It's a good idea to pay attention to the many conflicts because they often _______each other. Some of the greatest playwrights in history lived in ancient _______. The Renaissance philosophy that changed the focus of drama was _______. Tragedies emphasize human _______. _______ end happily, usually with a marriage. Shakespeare often used the device of _______, where characters weren't who they seemed to be or were confused for
someone else. A _______ is a common Shakespearean character, who seems silly but is often wiser than some of the more respectable characters. Questions 10-12: Answer these questions about A Midsummer Night's Dream. Who is the king of the fairies? What are the laborers trying to accomplish? What does the play say about love?
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A drama tells a story through "action" and "dialogue."
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A drama tells a story through "action" and "dialogue."
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Playwrights don't like to have many characters. So "minor" characters are usually there for an important reason.
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It's a good idea to pay attention to the many conflicts because they often "mirror" each other.
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Some of the greatest playwrights in history lived in ancient "Greece."
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The Renaissance philosophy that changed the focus of drama was "humanism."
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Tragedies emphasize human "flaws and follies."
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"Comedies" end happily, usually with a marriage.
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Shakespeare often used the device of "mistaken identity", where characters weren't who they seemed to be or were confused for someone else.
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A "fool or clown" is a common Shakespearean character, who seems silly but is often wiser than some of the more respectable characters.
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Oberon is the king of the fairies.
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The laborers trying to accomplish: They want to perform a play.
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