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The Canterbury Tales: The Miller's Tale

The Canterbury Tales: The Miller's Tale

by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales: The Miller's Tale: Absolon, Absolon! True or False

1. Of what does Nicholas convince John?→That God is about to send a second great flood
2. Into what does John climb?→A bucket
3. What does Absolon beg Alisoun to give him?→Ten minutes alone
4. What does Absolon do to Nicholas?→Brands his butt with a hot poker
5. What does Nicholas cry out that spurs John to action?→“Charge!”

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