QUESTIONS for STUDY
- Q. There are many references to the sense of sight, or lack of it, in
this play. Please provide as many examples as possible.
- Q. What is the importance of Goneril’s steward, Oswald, to the plot?
There are clear bonds of loyalty between various characters in the play. Give examples of this and expand on the reasons for the loyalty.
- Q. Many audiences have made criticisms of the way in which the play
ends. How would you change the end of the play, and what impact would it have on the tragedy?