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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) True or False

1. What do people do to get out of duties? -> Make other plans
2. ____ is either pleasurable or a societal duty. -> Dinner
3. The upper classes care about being -> Respected
4. Women have a skewed sense of reality, inspired by -> Romance novels
5. What is the core of the comedy? -> Foolishness