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King Lear

KING LEAR ACT I-II

What is the question Lear asks his daughters before he makes the division of his kingdom final? What does he expect of his daughters? Who loves me the most?–>He expects them to fully confess their undying love for him What…

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King Lear – Language and Communication

“Which of you shall we say doth love us most?” Lear to daughters Value of the ability to express love for someone in words. Being able to quantify love. “I love you more than words can wield the matter” Goneril…

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King Lear Character+Theme Quotes

Lear’s curse on Goneril (family)- visceral imagery “Dry up in her organs of increase” Lear’s pain at the hands of his daughters (family)- soft w sounds grief “Let not women’s weapons, water-drops, stain my man’s cheeks! No, you unnatural hags!”…

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Ultimate king lear Quotes Leaving Cert

Which of you shall we say doth love us most? King Lear to daughters, beginning the ridiculous ‘love test’ Unhappy that I am, I cannot heave My heart into my mouth. I love your majesty According to my bond; no…

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King Lear

What is Lear’s flaw at the beginning of the play? He values appearance over reality. By the end of the play, whom does Lear value above everyone else? Cordelia Which of the play’s villains fights against the established social order?…

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