Type
Crossword
Description

The name of the wealthy heiress. Portia
Who is Antonio? TheMerchantOfVenice
Shylock's religion Jewish
The city where Portia lives. Belmont
The chest that the Prince of Morocco opens. Gold
Who wrote the play? WilliamShakespeare
Shylock was not alowed to take Antonio's ___ blood
Portia's handmaiden. Nerissa
The men who came to see Portia were called... Suitors
What religion was Bassanio? Christian
The amount of flesh Shylock was owed, pound
Nerissa dressed up as a ___ Clerk
There was a rumour that Antonio's ships sank in the ___ Channel
Which chest contained Portia's portrait? Lead
Antonio never lent money with ___ Interest
Antonio's best friend Bassanio
Shylock's closest friend Tubal
Antonio and Shylock signed a ____ Contract
Venice and Belmont are cities in which country? Italy
The man who is always drunk Gratiano
Antonio's intolerance towards Jews is known as Antisemitism
"If you prick us, do we not ___" bleed
Bassanio and Gratiano gave away their___ Rings
The Prince of ___ chose the silver chest. Arragon
Who is Jessica to Shylock? Daughter
The Shakespearean word for dog is ___ Cur
"but above your ___ you did not rise" foolishness
The setting of Act 4, Scene 1. Courtroom

Merchant of Venice Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Italy
laugh
bleed
pork
ring
portrait
suitors
mercy
blood
Courtroom
Clerk
Antisemitism
Antonio
Arragon
Balthazar
Bassanio
Belmont
Channel
christian
Contract
cur
ducats
Duke
Elope
Gold
Gratiano
Handmaiden
Heiress
interest
Jessica
jewish
Lead
Lorenzo
merchant
Merchant
Morocco
Nerrisa
Portia
pound
salerio
Shakespeare
Shylock
Silver
Solanio
Tubal

The Merchant of Venice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The Prince of _____________________ said 'Mislike me not for my complexion...' Morocco
Which casket contained the skull and scroll? Gold
Who said 'I like not fair terms and a villain's mind.'? Bassanio
How many caskets are there for the suitors to choose from? Three
Jessica loves who? Lorenzo
Shylock borrows money from who? Tubal
The name of the place the jews must go to at night is called a _______ ghetto
What did Jessica sell her mother's ring in exchange for? A ______________ monkey
Who talks 'an infinite deal of nothing, more than any man in Venice'? Gratiano
What quality does Portia say is an attribute of 'God himself'? Mercy
What does Shylock demand in open court? Justice
What do Nerissa and Portia give their husbands? A _________________ ring
How many thousands of ducats does Antonio borrow from Shylock? three
Who chooses the silver casket? The Prince of _______________ Arragon
"The world is still deceived by _________________" ornament
How much flesh must Antonio pay Shylock? A _________________ pound
"But since I am a dog, beware my _________!" fangs
Who answers 'To bait fish withal.' Shylock
Where do the 'merchants gather' rialto
Shylock's daughter is _________________ Jessica

Merchant of Venice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is Antonio's job? Merchant
What did Bassanio what from Antonio? Money
What religion is Shylock? Jewish
Who does Shylock want a pound of flesh from? Antonio
Who is Bassanio in love with? Portia
who is Shylock's daughter? Jessica
What religion is Lorenzo? Christian
What is the relationship between Shylock and Antonio? Enemies
Where is the play set? Venice
How is Antonio feeling at the start of the play? Sad
Who wrote the Merchant of Venice? Shakespeare
Which century was the play written? Sixteenth
Who is Portia's handmaiden? Nerissa
Who is Antonio's best friend? Bassanio
What Country is Venice in? Italy

The Merchant of Venice Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

Gratiano
Bassanio
Stephano
Tubal
Jessica
Prince of Arragon
Nerissa
Old Gobbo
Portia
Balthazar
Launcelot Gobbo
Duke of Venice
Antonio
Shylock
Lorenzo
Prince of Morocco
Leonardo

The Merchant of Venice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The main antagonist Shylock
The merchant of Venice Antonio
Lover of Portia Bassanio
Lover of Bassanio Portia
Money currency Ducat
Shylock's daughter Jessica
Jessica's Lover Lorenzo
Shylock's friend Tubal
Dark Skinned suitor of Portia Prince of Morocco
Suitor to Portia; chooses the silver casket Prince of Arragon
Shylock's religion Jewish
The Playwright Shakespeare
Venice is a city in which country? Italy
Which chest contained Portia's portrait? Lead

The merchant of Venice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Jessica is the daughter of who in the play? Shylock
The bond dictates that if Antonio does not pay Shylock back in time he is to give him a pound of his own what? Flesh
Shylock only has 1 friend in the play,who is this? Tubal
What is antonio's occupation? Merchant
How many ducats was Shylock to give to Bassanio? Three-thousand
Who is bassanio's friend? His name starts with a G gratiano
In the play are there more or less Jewish characters than Christian characters Less
Who is Bassanio's love interest Portia
Who does Jessica run away with? Lorenzo
What is the first word used in the play? In
Who wrote the merchant of Venice? William-Shakespeare
Where does Portia live? Belmont

Merchant of Venice Act 3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who married Nerissa? Gratiano
What casket did Bassanio chose? Lead
Shylock constantly repeats "I'll have my _____" Bond
Shylock says Antonia called him a _____, now he must beware his fangs. Dog
It is rumored that Antonio's ships have _______ Wrecked
Who makes a very famous speech in Act 3 Scene 1 Shylock
What do Portia and Nerissa disguise as? Boys
Where does Portia tell Lorenzo her and Nerissa are going? A _____ Monastery
The price of _____ will be raised if more Jews are converted Christianity Pork
Who says there is no hope for Jessica? Lancelot

The Merchant of Venice Act 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bassanio sails to _________ Belmont
Arragon chooses the ________ casket silver
Who says that if somebody worse than and luckier than him won, he would die of sadness? Prince of Morocco
Which servant leaves Shylock to serve Bassanio? Launcelot
The suitors ignore the _______ casket Lead
"I recognize the handwriting. It’s beautiful handwriting. And the beautiful hand that wrote this letter is whiter than the paper it’s written on - ________" Lorenzo
"Things are going my way right now. I know because I dreamed of ______ bags last night." money
What does Shylock believe are the ears of his house? windows
__________ sails away to attempt to win Portia's hand in marriage. Bassanio
Solanio insults Shylock by calling him a Jewish _____ Dog
The Prince of __________ opens the casket and finds a scroll in a skull. Morocco
Who loses his stones, money and daughter all in one night? Shylock
What currency is stolen from Shylock? Ducats
If her father goes to __________, it'll be because his daughter's so good heaven
"Don't rush. Don’t do a __________ job for my sake, Bassanio. Stay until everything is finished. As for the Jew’s contract, don’t let it be a factor in your plans," Antonio says to Bassanio. sloppy
The silver chest contains a _________ of an idiot holding up a scroll for him to read. picture
Gobbo is the __________ of Launcelot father
According to Shylock, he was invited to supper only to be ________ flattered
Who are the people who attempt to win Portia's hand in marraige? suitors
If property, rank, and official positions were based on _________ and not corruption, many noblemen would become peasants. merit

The Merchant of Venice (Year 5) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The Money-Lender Shylock
The material of casket that Bassanio chooses Lead
Weight of flesh Shylock wanted to take from Antonio Pound
Shylock's daughter Jessica
Ends up marrying Shylock's daughter Lorenzo
Portia and Nerissa give this item of jewellery to Bassanio and Gratiano Ring
Shylock's religion Judaism
Antonio's religion Christianity
Maid of Portia Nerissa
Antonio's best friend Bassanio
The place where Portia lives Belmont
The place where the Money-Lenders gather Rialto
Currency in Venice at the time of writing Ducats
Falls in love with Nerissa Gratiano
The item the lawyers bring out to weigh Antonio's flesh Scales
The person Bassanio originally asks for money Antonio

Merchant of Venice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The city of the merchant VENICE
The city of the lady BELMONT
The generous Merchant ANTONIO
The Prodigal son and well known friend BASSANIO
The Young Lawyer BALTHAZAR
The chatterbox friend GRATIANO
The lady full of virtues PORTIA
The Usurer of Venice SHYLOCK
Rich friend of the villain TUBAL
The unfortunate daughter JESSICA
The lady companion NERISSA
Faithful friend SALERIO
Second faithful friend SOLANIO
He marries the Jew's daughter Lorenzo
Where the luck of the suitors was locked CASKETS
The coins that caused the crisis DUCATS
The playwright SHAKESPEARE
Venice is in this city ITALY
The merchant owned these SHIPS
This is what the Jew wanted from his enemy POUNDOFFLESH
A dog CUR
He was the ruler of Venice DUKE
You find this all around Venice WATER
Bassanio fell in this LOVE
The real Lawyer BELLARIO
The noble metal GOLD
The metal of coins SILVER
The dull metal LEAD
The first suitor came from here MOROCCO