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The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story


by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story: These Pilgrims Don’t Get Turkey True or False

1. What does the Shipman wear around his neck? -> A dagger on a cord (what else?)
2. What is the Physician’s favorite medicine, according to the narrator? -> Gold
3. The Wife of Bath has had five what? -> Husbands
4. What does the narrator compare the Pardoner’s voice to? -> A goat
5. After introducing the pilgrims, the narrator apologizes for which of the following? -> For going on and on and on