Close Reading Of Prospero's Lines

Act 4 Summary

Work Time

Work with your group to summarize the action of act 4. Record answers to the following questions. Each person in the group is responsible for recording answers.

  • What requirements did Prospero insist on when he agreed to allow Miranda to marry Ferdinand?
  • What new task is Ariel given?
  • What is the function of the singing sprites and nymphs?
  • How does Prospero explain the singing sprites and nymphs?
  • What trap does Prospero set for Caliban, Sebastian, and Trinculo?

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