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How did Tranio distract Baptista for the evening in The Taming of the Shrew?

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lexuslloyd | eNotes Newbie

Posted September 30, 2013 at 4:01 PM via web

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How did Tranio distract Baptista for the evening in The Taming of the Shrew?

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broscover | TA , College Sophomore | Honors

Posted September 30, 2013 at 4:26 PM (Answer #1)

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Tranio is Lucentio's servant, and the way that he distracts Baptista for the evening is by dressing up in Lucentio's clothes and tells Baptista of his intentions to court his daughter Bianca.

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