From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story


by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story: The Wife of Bath Was A Riot True or False

1. The Canterbury Tales tells of pilgrims on their way to -> Canterbury
2. Chaucer was radical in that he wrote in -> Latin
3. What does the cook have on his leg? -> Huge sac of pus
4. What is the miller's biggest feature? -> Hairy stomach
5. The pardoner wears his hear in which style? -> Jennifer Aniston
6. What crime might come in front of the summoner? -> Email spam
7. The summoner likes to eat smelly vegetables like -> Onions
8. When the clerk has money he spends it on -> iPads
9. The merchants wears a motley coat. What color is motley? -> Lots and lots of colors
10. Who are not-so-pious religious figures? -> None of these guys are actually pious