An Ideal Husband
by Oscar Wilde
An Ideal Husband: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around An Ideal Husband? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What seems to be a generally desirable institution?
Q. What types of people stay single?
Q. What are the holy grail of marriage, and the only way marriage can possibly work?
Q. What start the show with a party, lend weight to the protagonist’s crisis, and give occasion for many, many witticisms?
Q. What is so ingrained in these characters that they can’t talk to their friends in front of the butler, and can’t order the butler in front of their friends?