Shakespeare

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Shakespeare

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Shakespeare was:
    • A. 

      Married once to Anne Hathaway.

    • B. 

      Married once to Anne Hathaway and later divorced.

    • C. 

      Never married but had lovers to whom he dedicated his poems.

  • 2. 
    Shakespeare was: 
    • A. 

      A farmer and a poet.

    • B. 

      A poet, a playwright and an actor.

    • C. 

      A poet and an actor.

    • D. 

      A merchant with literary inclinations.

  • 3. 
    Shakespeare was known for: 
    • A. 

      His excellent plays of human nature.

    • B. 

      His essays on human nature.

    • C. 

      His excellent translations of Italian sonnets.

    • D. 

      His excellent taste in clothes.

  • 4. 
    Globe theatre was: 
    • A. 

      Owned by Shakespeare alone.

    • B. 

      Was an open amphitheater.

    • C. 

      Could house up to 4000 spectators.

  • 5. 
    Whish of the following passages are NOT written by Shakespeare: 
    • A. 

      The Seven Ages of Man

    • B. 

      Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day

    • C. 

      Misty mountains

    • D. 

      We are such stuff as dreams are made of

    • E. 

      Something is rotten in the state od Denmark

  • 6. 
    Shakespeare wrote: 
    • A. 

      154 sonnets

    • B. 

      52 sonnets

    • C. 

      99 sonnets

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      His wife and his love and adoration for her.

    • B. 

      First his wife and later his mistress.

    • C. 

      Fair youth, the rival poet and the dark lady.

    • D. 

      The glory of man’s capabilities, human love and corruption of power.