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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 Questions

Bring on the tough stuff - there’s not just one right answer.

  1. How does "The Miller's Tale" "quite," or answer, "The Knight's Tale"?
  2. Is "The Miller's Tale" a good "fit" for its supposed narrator, the Miller? Why or why not?
  3. Do the characters in "The Miller's Tale" get what's coming to them? Do their punishments fit their crimes? Why or why not?

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