- 1 How does Petruchio act during the wedding?
- 2 How does Gremio plan woo Bianca?
- 3 What are Hortensio’s plans for marriage?
- 4 What do you learn of Lucentio’s plan to marry Bianca?
- 5 Why did Katherine marry Petruchio?
- 6 What Four inappropriate actions does Petruchio do during the wedding?
- 7 Who does Gremio marry?
- 8 Does Bianca Love Lucentio?
- 9 Who does Hortensio plan on marrying now?
- 10 Why sir I trust I may have leave to speak and speak I will I am no child no babe?
- 11 What is Petruchio’s plan?
- 12 What qualities does Petruchio’s wife have?
- 13 Why does Hortensio lose interest so suddenly in Bianca?
- 14 Does Bianca marry Lucentio?
How does Petruchio act during the wedding?
2.159). Petruchio acted rudely at the wedding and swore loudly in front of the priest who was marrying the couple. He drank raucously, made a mess, and kissed Katherine “with such a clamorous smack / That at the parting all the church did echo,” (iii. 2.180-181).
How does Gremio plan woo Bianca?
Lucentio and Tranio witneess Baptista and Gremio & Hortensio quarreling over Bianca. How does Lucentio intend to woo Bianca? He intends to dress up as a school teacher/tutor (in Latin!) and woo Bianca.
What are Hortensio’s plans for marriage?
Tranio disguises himself as Lucentio and and negotiates the possibility of marrying Bianca with her father. 6. What are Hortensio’s plans for marriage? (Lines 37-39) He finds a widow to marry, then goes to Petruchio’s classes for taming shrews so he can tame his new wife.
What do you learn of Lucentio’s plan to marry Bianca?
What do you learn of Lucentio’s plan to marry Bianca in lines 128-148? Tranio will find someone to impersonate Vincentio (Lucentio’s father) and seal the deal with Baptista; meanwhile, Lucentio and Bianca will elope. Lucentio worries, however, that Hortensio’s prying eyes will cause them problems with this plan.
Why did Katherine marry Petruchio?
He simply wanted to tame her to be able to say he tamed the most shrewish woman. In this interpretation, Petruchio marries Katharine solely for her dowry. The counterargument is that Petruchio develops love for Katharine and tames her because he sees her shrewishness as a condition that she cannot cure on her own.
What Four inappropriate actions does Petruchio do during the wedding?
Petruchio’s lateness, his completely inappropriate dress, his disease ridden horse, his attack on the priest, and his insistence at leaving his own wedding feast are all carefully calculated measures meant to signal that his reign has begun.
Who does Gremio marry?
Gremio is one of the wealthiest citizens of Padua. He has a well-appointed house in the city and will be able to draw upon his wealth to make an impressive dowry if he is successful in achieving his aim of marrying his neighbour Baptista’s daughter Bianca.
Does Bianca Love Lucentio?
Baptista announces that no one can marry the mild mannered Bianca until Katharina, his eldest daughter, is married. Katharina is infamous in Padua for being a “shrew.” Upon seeing Bianca, Lucentio falls in love with her.
Who does Hortensio plan on marrying now?
Hortensio claims that he wants to marry the widow for her kindness. However, he is marrying her for the money she has. Tranio convinces the Pedant to masquerade as Vincentio by telling him that anyone from his hometown, Mantua, will be killed in Padua.
Why sir I trust I may have leave to speak and speak I will I am no child no babe?
Why, sir, I trust I may have leave to speak, 80 And speak I will. I am no child, no babe. Your betters have endured me say my mind, And if you cannot, best you stop your ears. Better men than you have heard me speak my mind, and if you cannot endure it, then you’d better stop up your ears.
What is Petruchio’s plan?
4.1. 8: Petruchio tells us that his behavior is all part of his plan to tame Kate. He compared her to a hawk that needs to be broken in and says he won’t let her eat, sleep, or have a moment’s peace until she bends to his will.
What qualities does Petruchio’s wife have?
What qualities does Petruchio want in his wife? What does his servant Grumio think about the idea of Petruchio marrying a shrewish wife? Petruchio wants his wife to be rich. Grumio thinks that Katharina will regret her behavior.
Why does Hortensio lose interest so suddenly in Bianca?
Why does Hortensio lose interest so suddenly in Bianca? Bianca has just rejected him, and she begins to show favoritism to the younger schoolmaster.
Does Bianca marry Lucentio?
Lucentio marries Bianca and, in a contest at the end, Katherina proves to be the most obedient wife.