Taming of the Shrew

Carefully look back through Act 2, Scene 1.

  1. What do you find out about the character of:
    1. Katherina?
    2. Petruchio?

    Brainstorm your ideas on both these characters in your English book.

  2. The Task: Write a letter from Katherina to a friend (make one up) explaining in as much detail as possible her initial thoughts and impressions of Petruchio. In the letter you should include the Katherina's opinion on the following:
  3. Write in as much detail as possible, use quotations if you like but remember to use quotation marks, for instance:

    . . . he had the cheek to say to me 'I swear I'll cuff you, if you strike again.'

    This will look impressive!

  4. Check your work. Have you used paragraphs, checked your spelling, punctuation and the layout of your letter?
Kath's Letter

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