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'Antagonist'- a friend to all yet a friend to none IAGO
Married to Othello Desdemona
Father of Desdemona Barbantio
Cassio's position LIEUTENANT
Cassio's Nationality Florentine
Animal used by Iago to describe Othello 'An old black..' RAM
The designs on Desdemona's handkerchief STRAWBERRIES
Emotion greatly explored in Othello Jealousy
Word used as Othello's title MOOR
Old english word for 'you' Thou
Synonym for 'prosititute' harlot
The absolute idiot and most gullible and delusional rODERIGO
Contraction for 'It was' tWAS
French interjection for 'goodbye' adieu
First character to speak in ACT 1 Scene 3 DUKE OF VENICE
Talking alone on stage Aside
The funny prostitute with the irish accent Bianca
'O,beware, my lord, of jealousy/ It is the....' green-eyed monster
Iago placed this upon Othello's ear (not literally) poison
'.... Iago'- Othello (used repetitively to describe Iago) Honest

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unfaithful
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jealousy
fight
manipulation
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bianca
emilia
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A venetian soldier and Desdemona's father. Brabantio
Desdemona’s friend and servant Emilia
A nobleman of most hereditary rank Duke
What city is Cassio originally from? Florence
Where does Act 1 take place? Venice
Throughout the play Iago is referred to as Honest
Othello said Desdemona fell in love with him for his Stories
What is known to be Othello’s tragic flaw Jealousy
First quality of a tragic hero Nobility
Strategy Iago used to persuade Othello’s actions Manipulation
“Excellent wretch!” (3.3.90) What literary device does Othello use in this quotation? Oxymoron
What is the word that Othello repeated in his speech during the climax. Farewell
Cassio’s weakness which Iago takes advantage of to get him into a fight with Roderigo and makes him lose his job. Drinking
Othello leaves Venice to go to Cyrus to fight who? Turks
How Desdemona ends up getting killed. Smothered
When a character is alone speaking his/her thoughts aloud regardless of anyone who could be listening. Soliloquy
In this play Othello is known as the Tragic hero
Method in which Brabantio accuses Othello of using to get Desdemona to fall in love with him. Bewitching
After the fight between Cassio and Roderigo, Cassio was only concerned about one thing Reputation
“And when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.” (3.3.90) What literary device does Othello use in this quotation? Allusion

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_______ remains innocent, pure, and trusting up until her death. Desdemona
Induced to commit a malicious action or perjury; to bribe Suborn
Attendant to Desdemona Emilia
The setting of the majority of the play. Cyprus
Iago's army rank in the beginning of the play Ensign
Who says this- "Give thy worst of thoughts the worst of words." Othello
19 Who is characterized as " A Florentine; a fellow almost damned in a fair wife." Michael Cassio
Being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more Satiety
Taken or used by force or unlawfully Usurped
Who says this- "I am your own for ever." Iago
Throughout the play, Iago is referred to as ________ by other characters. Honest
Symbolic item that represents loyalty and chastity Handkerchief
The setting in Act I. Venice
The religion of the ancestors of Othello Islam
"The green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on." Jealousy
To speak maliciously and falsely about Traduce
Unable to control or retain; unrestrainable Incontinent
A strumpet who is Cassio's lover. Emilia
Signior who accuses Othello of witchcraft Brabantio
Nationality of the majority of the characters Italian
Character who is driven to extremes by his infatuation with Othello's wife. Roderigo
Who says this- "I think this tale would win my daughter too." Duke

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The author of Othello Shakespeare
A symbol that appears in the play handkerchief
A courtesan, whose is in love with Cassio Bianca
Desdemona's friends and servant Emilia
A Venetian senator and Desdemona's father Brabantio
Which city is Cassio originally from? Florence
Who's love for Desdemona makes him follow and listen to Iago? Rodrigo
Who's planning his revenge? Iago
Daughter of Brabantio and wife of Othello Desdemona
Cassio weakness which Iago takes advantage of to get him into a fight with Roderigo drinking
Othello leaves Venice to go to Cyprus to fight who? Turks
At the end of Act I Scene 3 Iago is speaking his thoughts out loud, which is known as a ___ Soliloquy
After the fight with Cassio and Roderigo, Cassio is only concerned with his ____ reputation
Thought the play Iago is referred to as honest
The main theme of the play, source of Iago's hatred towards Othello jealously
General of the armies of Venice othello
Othello is best described as the ____ ____ of the play tragic hero
The Christian ____ moor
The newest lieutenant of the armies of Venice Cassio
setting where Act I takes place Venice
Othello said Desdemona fell in love with him for his ____ stories
Othello's cause of death suicide
Othello was an not like the others because of his ___ race
Both Iago and Othello want what? revenge

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He is the main character of the play and is the Moor of Venice. Othello
He is Desdemona's father and is a rich and important Venetian politician. Brabantio
Othello’s lieutenant who is a young and inexperienced soldier, whose high position is much resented by Iago. Cassio
He is the person who manipulates and deceits all of the other characters. Iago
He is in love with Desdemona and helps Iago with his schemes in the attempt to break Desdemona and Othello up. Roderigo
He is the governor of Cyprus before Othello showed up to take command. Montano
He is Desdemona's cousin and a member of Venice's diplomatic service. Lodovico
She is married to the main character of the story and is used in Iago's scheme to get Othello jealous. Desdemona
She is married to Iago and she helps Iago with his schemes. Emilia
She plays a significant role in the progress of Iago's scheme to incite Othello's jealousy of Cassio. Bianca
Othello acted very violently agitated over the belief that his wife was having an affair. Boisterous
Desdemona was in the state of being under the control of Othello. Bondage
Othello's servant, who is mainly used to lighten the mood. Clown
Othello gave this to Desdemona to express his love for her. It was later used for Iago's scheme. Handkerchief
Cassio and Roderigo started a noisy fight in a crowd. Brawl
Brabantio had a dispute where there was a strong disagreement over Othello marrying his daughter. Contention
He is Brabanzio’s kinsman who accompanies Lodovico to Cyprus. He mentions that Desdemona's father had died. Graziano
He has the official authority in Venice and is the person who commands Othello to go to Cyprus. Duke of Venice
Iago causes someone to believe an untruth. Deceive
Iago's schemes destroyed Othello's life completely. Devour
Iago's plans brought death upon Othello and Desdemona. Fatal
Iago's personal enemy is Othello. Foe
Brabantio found Desdemona's marriage repugnant. Loathe
Iago's scheme and plots on Othello could be seen as an open rebellion against constituted authority. Mutiny
Iago can be seen as unequivocally detestable. Odious

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Desdemona's Father Brabantio
Author of Othello Shakespear
Picked Desdemona's handkerchief up Emilia
Othello's wife Desdemona
Payed Iago to get Desdemona Roderigo
Planned revenge on Othello Iago
Lost his job due to public humilation Cassio
Made a copy of the handkerchief Bianca
Othello fought against the_______ Turks
Was the victim of a racial slur Othello
The design on Desdemona's handkerchief Strawberries
Type of theme used in the play Jealousy
Othello was A___________________ African American
Emilia was Iago's wife
Othello left Venice and went where? Cyprus
Setting of Othello Venice, Italy
What race is Desdemona? Venetian
Desdemona and Emilia are what to each other? Friends
Who did Brabantio call to slove the problem? Duke
What was Cassio's position? Second Command

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Shakespeare
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Lodovico
Montano
Gratiano
Duke of Venice
Bianca
Cassio
Iago
Roderigo
Desdemona
Brabantio
Emilia
Moor
Othello

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Othello Crossword By Olivia Johnson

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"I hate the Moor!" (1.3.429) Iago
Letters are found in his pocket after being killed, further exposing Iagos plan. Roderigo
Governor of Cyprus before Othello. Montano
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of _______. Venice
Given to Othello by his mother, whom acquired it from an Egyptian. "Did an Egyptian to my mother give." (3.4.66) Handkerchief
A main theme of the play and a major source of Iagos hatred. Jealousy
Loyal wife to Othello. Desdemona
Othello could be considered a ______. Tragic hero
"______ Iago" Honest
Who is Desdemonas servant and reveals Iagos lies at the end of the play? Emilia
A lot of dramatic irony is built through Iagos ______, throughout the play. Soliloquy
The majority of the play takes place in _______. Cyprus
There, give it to your Hobby-horse!" Bianca
A comic servant to Othello and Desdemona. Clown
What position did Cassio get that Iago wanted? Lieutenant
Who killed Othello? Othello
A job known as an ancient or standard-bearer. (Iago is this to Othello). Ensign
Another main motive for Iagos plans. (Roderigo has a lot of this). Money
Who tells Othello that Desdemona will deceive him, just as she did to him? Barbantio
How does Othello kill Desdemona? Smothering

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What item does Desdemona lose? Handkerchief
A long speech delivered by an actor. Monologue
Who was defeated at sea? Turks
What island did Othello sail to? Cyprus
How many acts are in Othello? Five
Who gets stabbed by Iago, but does not die? Cassio
Who was married to Iago? Emilia
What is Othello's main fatal flaw? Jealousy
Who was Desdemona's father? Barbantio
What can this show be classified as? Tragedy
Who was in love with Cassio? Bianca
What position did Iago want, but Cassio got? Lieutenant
What city does the play begin in? Venice
Who did Iago call "The Moor"? Othello
Why does Cassio get fired? Fighting
Who does Othello kill? Desdemona
To what do they compare Othello to multiple times? Animals
Who is behind this plan of ultimate revenge? Iago
Who wrote Othello? Shakespeare
Who was a messenger for the Duke, and Desdemona's cousin? Lodovico

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"I kissed thee ere I killed thee" speaker Othello
Emilia's husband Iago
Desdemona's friends and servant Emilia
What is on the handkerchief Othello gave to Desdemona which once belonged to his mother? strawberries
Who does Iago convince Othello that his wife has been sleeping with? Cassio
When Othello is called to lead the Venetian army, where must he, along with Desdemona, Iago, and Emilia, move to? Cyprus
How does Cassio get a hold of the handkerchief that belonged to Desdemona? he found it
What word is missing in the following quote by Desdemona?: "Most gracious duke, To my unfolding lend your __________ ear" prosperous
Who is secretly in love with Desdemona - she is not aware of how he feels? Roderigo
What quality does Othello have that really makes Brabantio not approve of him for Desdemona? He is a Moor
How was Desdemona killed? she was suffocated
How is the Turkish fleet thwarted? By a storm
What rank does Cassio hold before Othello strips it from him? Lieutenant
What animal epithets is not applied to Othello during the play? Serpent
How old is Iago? 28
What is Brabanzio’s position in Venice? Senator

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