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What are the neo-classical and romantic elements appeared in this play?

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phare | Middle School Teacher | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 24, 2008 at 6:57 AM via web

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What are the neo-classical and romantic elements appeared in this play?

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okoye | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted December 21, 2008 at 11:49 AM (Answer #1)

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Sheridan's "school for scandal" is a comic work, which the playwright has effectively wooven into a satire to ridicule the follies and vices of the English society of the 18th century neoclassical literature. 

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