- How did Prospero lose
- What story in the
Bible recalls the primal sin which Antonio committed against his brother?
- How were Prospero and
Miranda delivered from the sea?
- Now, many years later, a ship has arrived off Prospero's deserted island. Who is on it?
- How was this ship sunk?
- From what torments did
Prospero free Ariel?
- Who or what is Caliban?
- Why do Prospero and Miranda now hate him?
- Who is Ferdinand?
- What happens to him
when he sees Miranda for the first time?
Extra credit vocabulary (five points each)
Explain what the words in bold mean in the following lines:
- "What seest thou else In the dark
backward and abysm of time?"
- "by my prescience/ I find my zenith doth depend
upon/ a most auspicious star..."
- "I will rend an
oak and peg thee in his knotty entrails..."
- "A freckled whelp
hag-born--not honour'd with/ A human
- "As wicked dew as
e'er my mother brush'd/ With raven's feather from unwholesome
fen/ Drop on you both!"