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The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

by Oscar Wilde

The Importance of Being Earnest: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. What do people do to get out of duties?


Make other plans
Politely decline
Impolitely decline
Get sick
Lie
Q. ____ is either pleasurable or a societal duty.


Childbirth
Marriage
Dinner
Opera
Theater
Q. The upper classes care about being


Happy
Smart
Educated
Productive
Respected
Q. Women have a skewed sense of reality, inspired by


Tabloids
Blogs
TMZ
Movies
Romance novels
Q. What is the core of the comedy?


Love
Hate
Family
Marriage
Foolishness
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