Detailed summary of othello, act 3, scene 4 page index: enter desdemona, emilia, and clown desdemona sends the clown for cassio, because she hopes that othello will now restore cassio to his position. Synopsis of act 3 scene 4 in a complete shift of dramatic mood after the preceding scene, desdemona has a witty exchange with the clown last encountered in act 3 scene 1 she is looking for cassio, but is also concerned that she has lost the handkerchief which othello gave her. Summary: act iii, scene i in an effort to win othello’s good graces, cassio sends musicians to play music beneath the general’s window othello sends his servant, a clown, or peasant, to tell the musicians to go away cassio asks the clown to entreat emilia to come speak with him, so that he can ask her for access to desdemona.
When iago says the handkerchief will be as proofs of holy writ to othello, he means that othello will see the handkerchief as the gospel truth that desdemona's a cheater act 3, scene 3 jealousy. Act iv, scene 3 1) what does othello command desdemona to do, and how does desdemona respond 2) according to desdemona, who was the maid barbary and what happened to her. [enter othello, iago, and attendants with torches] iago though in the trade of war i have slain men, yet do i hold it very stuff o' the conscience act iii, scene 3 the garden of the castle next scene [enter desdemona, cassio, and emilia] desdemona.
Scene i: cassio sends a servant to ask to see emilia iago enters and promises cassio that he will keep othello out of the way emilia tells cassio that desdemona is already pleading his case to othello, but he still wants to speak with desdemona. Act 4, scene 3 of shakespeare's othello, with notes, line numbers and search function. Litcharts makes it easy to find quotes by scene, character, and theme we assign a color and icon like this one to each theme, making it easy to track which themes apply to each quote below.
- read act 1, scene 3 - focus question #2 (this doesn't have to be a full-fledged essay just write a complete, thoughtful answer) - read act 2, scenes 1 and 2. 10 i will catechize the world for him, that is, make questions, and by them answer. Othello - act 3 scene 4 - where should i lose that handkerchief, emilia - duration: 6:39 corkshakespeare 8,749 views 6:39 iago's speech (end of act one) - duration: 2:01. In shakespeare’s othello, dramatic impact is created throughout most of the acts: we see examples of this in many of the scenes throughout the play but most of all in act 3 scene 3 which is a pivotal part of the play.
Act iii scene 3 analysis study focus: proof does othello ‘give in’ to jealousy too easily perhaps not iago’s ‘proofs’ are many, varied and plausible. About this quiz & worksheet this quiz will test your knowledge of othello act 3, scene 4 you'll be asked questions about the actions of various characters throughout the scene. Othello: act 3 study/discussion questions scene 1: 1 who brings in the musicians why what is emilia's opinion of cassio scene 2: 1 what task does othello assign lago 2 what will othello be busy doing 3 why do you think shakespeare included such a brief scene what is the function of this scene. Othello demands of iago villain, be sure thou prove my love a whore, be sure of it, give me the ocular proof (act 3, scene 3) what iago gives him instead is imaginary pictures of cassio and desdemona to feed his jealousy. Act iii, scene i: before the castle summary the third act begins with a bit of comic relief a clown is mincing words with a few musicians, then has a little wordplay with cassio, who bids the clown to go and see if desdemona will speak with him iago enters, and cassio tells him that he means to speak to desdemona, so that she may clear things up with othello.
Act 2 scene 3: othello and desdemona immediately leave the scene to consummate their marriage, and leaves cassio in charge of the festivities iago enters just as othello and desdemona leave, as though he was conveniently waiting for them to leave to speak about them to cassio. By the end of act iii, scene 3, iago has secured a shaky dominance over othello he is within reach of his original objective of driving othello to despair, but his victory is not secure, as othello may yet think to blame iago again for his suffering and turn against him. The action moves to the dukedom, where discussions are being held about turkey’s intent to invade cyprus a sailor interrupts the meeting to reveal that the turkish fleet are directed towards rhodes, also part of venetian territory, however a senator declares this is a ruse as cyprus is the more continue reading .
Act iii, scene 3 the garden of the castle [enter desdemona, cassio, and emilia] desdemona be thou assured, good cassio, i will do [re-enter othello] not poppy, nor mandragora, 2005 nor all the drowsy syrups of the world, shall ever medicine thee to that sweet sleep which thou owedst yesterday. Othello analysis william shakespeare in act ii, scene iii (ll350ff), and remarks that the poison of his dangerous conceits burn like the mines of sulphur (iiiiii329) while the focus. As the scene draws to a close, othello agrees to the plot iago has devised when iago beseeches othello to let desdemona live, he may be employing his often-used tactic of reverse psychology by expressing a desire to let her live, iago further coaxes othello into choosing to kill her.