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The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale


by William Shakespeare

The Winter’s Tale: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. The first three acts are a study in -> Jealousy
2. Like The Merchant of Venice, this play explores male -> Hatred
3. This play dramatizes a dividing line between -> Old/young
4. Leontes' jealousy causes -> Songwriting
5. This play is obsessed with -> Monarchy