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“I'll ring it; I'll try how you can ‘sol’ ‘fa’, and sing it.”
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 13-18
“Being perhaps ... two and thirty, a pip out”
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 27-34
“to wive and thrive as best I may”
Allusion
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 48-56
Florentius’ Sibyl and Socrates’ Xanthippe
Allusion
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 63-74
“She moves me not — or not removes, at least, affection's edge in me”
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 63-74
“aglet-baby”
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Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 75-80
“he’ll rail in his rope tricks”
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Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 105-113
“he will throw a figure in her face, and so disfigure her”
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 105-113
“in Baptista's keep my treasure is … ”
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Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 114-124
“Here's no knavery”
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Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 127-135
“Woodcock”
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 155-156
Dowry
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 172-178
Proverbs
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 190-192
Cultural Context
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 190-205
“For he fears none.”
Language
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 194-206
“He that has the two fair daughters, is't he you mean”
Discussion
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 214-218
“were his daughter fairer than she is, she may more suitors have”
Discussion
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 234-243
Helen of Troy
Allusion
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 234-243
“leave that labor to great Hercules ... more than Alcides' twelve”
Allusion
Taming of the Shrew
Act 1,
Scene 2
Lines 253-254

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