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The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew


by William Shakespeare

The Taming of the Shrew: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What can involve physical disguise, changes in attitude and behavior, psychological changes, and even linguistic mutation? -> Transformation
2. Shrew is chock full of representations and references to acting, directing, staging, and spectatorship. This is which theme? -> Art and Culture
3. This play looks at the tension between hierachy and -> Gender
4. What is the biggest kinf of struggle that happens in marriage? -> Power
5. Sibling rivalry and father-son struggles show which theme? -> Family