Relatable Characters

Act 4, Scene 1 Rumors


Discuss your group’s thoughts and questions with the whole class.

  • This is a great time to clear up anything that might still be confusing to you. Don’t hesitate to ask for help—keep in mind that Shakespeare’s language can be tricky even for experienced modern-day readers.
  • Next, take a second look at the poems and sayings about rumor that you encountered in the lesson opening.
  • Has what you’ve read in the play given you a new perspective on them?