Othello Question Responses
Act 4, Scene 1 1. a) Othello drops because he believes that Desdemona is cheating on him and loses consciousness in fear b) Iago is really delighted and happy with his work when Othello passes out 2. Iago informs Othello that if he listens to his and Cassio’s conversation he will get Cassio to confess that he is having an affair with Desdemona 3. a) Iago jokes with Cassio about Bianca so that it seems like Cassio is chuckling about the affair he is having with Desdemona. b) It is exposed that there relationship is just Bianca attempting to get with Cassio 4.
Bianca is angry with Cassio because he asked her to figure out who’s scarf it is although they are not married and he never ever wants to be with her 5. Othello desires both Cassio and Desdemona completely murdered 6. a) Iago suggests that Othello needs to strangle Desdemona instead of stabbing her b) Since Othello believes that in killing Casio and Desdemona he is bringing justice to the world 7. Lodivico is a signor from Venice that has come to tell Othello to report back to Venice and for Cassio to become the general of Cyprus 8.
He tells Lodivico that Othello has actually changed for the even worse and has gone a little crazy. Act 4 Scene 2 1. Othello asks Emilia if Desdemona is cheating with anyone. When Emilia says she is not, Othello believes that she is lying 2. The quote “steeped in poverty to the very lips” reveals that Othello feels deteriorated by how he is a Moor and can not talk fluently as other males. 3. Othello calls Desdemona a foul toad. His language is much more extreme and repulsive contrary to the smooth talking Othello of Act 1 4. Desdemona acts more strongly when accused of cheating because she was convinced by Emilia 5.) Emilia believes Othello is being abused by some atrocious Knave b) It is remarkable due to the fact that as the audience we understand that Iago is in fact the one who is screwing with Othello 6. Iago informs her he is having problem with company and that she need to sup with him 7. Roderigo believes that Iago is just utilizing him and taking all of his cash. Iago informs him to be more patient and he will lastly have Desdemona. 8. a) Iago’s strategy is for Roderigo to assist murder Cassio and Othello so that he can finally have Desdemona. b) Roderigo accepts murder Othello so that he can have Desdemona Act 4 Scene 3. Othello tells Desdemona to go to bed without any attendant so that he can eliminate her 2. The scene seems to cool down (the calm prior to the storm) “He looks gentler than he did” this quote tells you that Othello is more calm 3. It is significant since the tune speak about forgiveness but Othello is going to eliminate her 4. The quote “my love doth so authorize him that even his stubbornness, his checks, his frowns have grace and favor in them” reveals that Desdemona is faithful to Othello threw thick and thin 5. a) Yes, Emilia would cheat on her husband b) Emilia would cheat on her hubby for monarchy