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17th-century London theatre for Shakespeare’s acting company Globe
In which play would you find the quote, “A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life”? RomeoandJuliet
Shakespeare play featuring daughters Goneril, Regan and Cordelia King Lear
Who is the Queen of Fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream? Titania
From which play does a ghost chillingly call out to the main character: "Remember me"? Hamlet
In which play would you find the quote, "If music be the food of love, play on" Twelfth Night
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
Shakespeare wrote 37 plays and 154 ____ Sonnets
Name of the town Shakespeare was born Stratford-Upon-Avon
Name of Shakespeare's wife Anne Hathaway
"Shall I compare thee to a ____'s day" - Sonnet 18 opening line summer
Name of the play with the characters Iago, Desdemona and Cassio Othello
Where in Italy is Romeo and Juliet set in? Verona
What is the global campaign name for British Council's celebration of Shakespeare's 400th anniversary? ShakespeareLives
Which month is Shakespeare Day set in? April

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The Othello Crossword

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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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Othello Word Search

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moorship
italy
tragedy
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lieutenant
unfaithful
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jealousy
fight
manipulation
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bianca
emilia
roderigo
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Othello Crossword Puzzle

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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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Shakespeare & Elizabethan Era Crossword

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Shakespeare's place of birth. Stratford
Name of Shakespeare's wife. AnneHathaway
Shakespeare's most famous play. RomeoandJuliet
The movie 'She's the man' is based on this play. TwelfthNight
The most famous playwright during the Elizabethan times. ChristopherMarlowe
A famous actor who performs for Shakespeare and their group. RichardBurbage
This colour is a sign of royalty. Purple
In Elizabethan times, where did one get the dye of the colour of royalty from? seasnails
When were plays held? afternoon
What did clothes represent? socialstatus
How much did groundlings pay to watch a performance at the theatre? penny
Women fixed their hair with a wire frame that formed a __________ shape during the Elizabethan times. heart
What were the toilets called in that period of time? chamberpots
The Black Death is also known as the _______________ . Plague
Men and women wore ______________ that were influenced by Spanish couture. highcollars
How was the Black Death spread? fleas
Where did the costumes for the performances come from? richbenefactors
Who played a woman's part in a play? men
What was the number one job for women during the Elizabethan era? marriage
The punishment for women who gossiped too much were put in a brank, paraded around town and ________________. whipped
The name of one of Shakespeare's relatives who was arrested and executed for plotting against Queen Elizabeth. WilliamArden
What was the name of Shakespeare's son who died in 1596? Hamnet
A story of a person's life written in the words of another person. biography
What was Shakespeare's first name? William

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Othello Word Search

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

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Othello Crossword by Evan Richey

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Wants Desdemona CASSIO
Wife of Iago Emilia
What city is Cassio originally from? FLORENCE
The Moor. OTHELLO
Cassio weakness which Iago takes advantage of to get him into a fight with Roderigo DRINKING
Othello leaves Venice to go to Cyrpus to fight who? TURKS
The woman for hire BIANCA
The source of Iago's hatred toward Othello, also the main theme of the play JEALOUCY
SYNONYM for an outsider Moor
Othello says Desdemona fell in love with him for his _______ STORIES
Othello's cause of death SUICIDE
A them in play is what? Racism
Both Othello and Iago want what? Revenge
The puppet Master/ the man pulling all the strings Iago
the writer of the play SHAKESPEARE
Brabantio accuses Othello of _________ Desdemona into marrying him Bewitching
A Venetian senator and Desdemona's father Brabantio
The subservient character, who's love for Desdemona makes him follow and listen to Iago Roderigo
Daughter of Brabantio and wife of Othello Desdemona
At the end of Act I Scene 3 Iago is speaking his thoughts out loud, which is also known as a ________ Soliloquy
After the fight between Cassio and Roderigo, Cassio was only concerned about this one thing Reputation
Throughout the play Iago is what to other characters Honest
Othello is best described as gullible
Main setting of act 1 Venice
what item did Iago want from Othello. Handkerchief
What does Iago use Roderigo His purse
A word used to describe any of the titled men of Britain such as a Duke Lord
How does Desdemona die smothered
The city Othello is from Cyprus
Othello is what type of hero Tragic Hero
Iago says Othello has what disease Epilepsy
Who finds Desdemona's body Emilia
Venice is the city of what? canals
The comedy relief Clown
Where was the handkerchief from. Egypt
Othello is what type of play? tragedy
where was the play written England
Othello gets mad at Desdemona because he thinks she is ____________. Cheating
what was the time period in the play. sixteenth century
song about a woman who's betrayed by her lover Willow

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Othello Crossword Puzzle

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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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Shakespeare's Life and Theatre Crossword

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Whom did Shakespeare marry? Anne Hathaway
What nickname do we use for Shakespeare? The Bard
What was the name of England's very first theatre? The Theatre
Shakespeare's birthplace Stratford Upon Avon
Shakespeare's works were first published in this. First Folio
First Theatre Troupe Name Lord Chamberlain's Men
Second Theatre Troupe Name The Kingsmen
Main time period in which Shakespeare lived. Renaissance
Name of Shakespeare's theatre TheGlobe
Name of first monarch Shakespeare wrote under. Queen Elizabeth
England's James the First was first this country's James the Sixth Scotland
Shakespeare's plays are mostly written in this verse Iambic Pentameter
Anne Hathaway was how many years older than William? Eight
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
What caused the theatres to close down for breaks? The Plague
How many people could The Globe hold? Three thousand
In 1613, during Henry VIII, this set off a fire that burned down The Globe. A cannon
What group destroyed The Globe after the English Civil War began? The Puritans
These people paid one penny per ticket and stayed in the "pit" or "yard." Groundlings
The troupe of actors that traveled to give performances were called "The Strolling Players"
The name of Shakespeare's eldest daughter Susanna
Play thought to have been the first performed at The Globe. Julius Caesar
Performances were held during the Daylight
Shakespeare lived for how many years? Fifty-two

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Othello crossword

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"I will wear my heart upon my sleeve for daws to peck at. I am not what I am" Iago
Takes responsibility for her own murder. Desdemona
"The robb'd that smiles steals something from the thief; he robs himself a bootless thief." To whom is the quote referring to? Brabantio
Othello & Desdemona's deathplace bedroom
"Forsooth, a great arithmetician,... a Florentine that never set a squadron in the field." To whom is this quote referring to? Michael Cassio
"O, thereby hangs a tail." Who said this quote? The clown
Accompanied Lodovico to Cyprus. Graziano
His name almost resembles a state in the US Montano
A cynical and bitter woman who deeply distrusts her husband Emilia
Cassio's most valued attribute reputation
The place where the Montano and others discuss the Turkish fleet. Seaport
"Heaven bless the isle of Cyprus and our noble general Othello!" Who says this quote? Herald
Finish the line: "Are you not a ___________?" strumpet
How Othello murders Desdemona. smothering
"It is the green-ey'd monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on." What theme of the play does this quote encompass? jealousy
Desdemona's symbol of love towards Othello handkerchief
"My mother had a maid call'd __________;she was in love, and he she lov'd prov'd mad, and did forsake her. Barbary
What is Roderigo to Desdemona? suitor
Complete the line: "Never, Iago. Like to the ______ _____, whose icy current and compulsive course..." Pontic Sea
Opposed to Desdemona, who is Cassio really associated with? Bianca

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Othello Crossword

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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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