Jealousy in ‘Othello’

I know my price, I am worth no worse a place. Iago is jealous of Cassio’s promotion
Preferment goes by letter and affection Iago makes excuses for why he hasn’t been promoted
Othello loves Desdemona ‘not wisely but too well’ Strength of Othello’s love for Desdemona is where jealousy arises from
Iago: ‘Cassio’s daily beauty…makes me ugly.’ Iago is jealous of Cassio’s attractive personality
‘Doth, like a poisonous mineral, gnaw my inwards.’ Iago relates the thought of Emilia’s infidelity to poison
Arise, black vengeance, from the hollow hell! Shakespeare associates the effects of jealousy with the imagery of hell
It is the green eyed monsterwhich doth mock the meat it feeds upon Shakespeare creates a metaphor for the consuming force of jealousy
One not easily jealous, but being wrought Perplexed in the extreme Othello on his personality
The sun where he was born drew all such humours from him Desdemona refuses to believe Othello is jealous

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