The Taming of the Shrew Questions and Answers
by William Shakespeare

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How does the title relate to the whole text?  What does it suggest?  Why might the author have chosen it over any other title?

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The title of this play really says it all -- it says exactly what the play is about.  It says that the play will be all about how a "shrew" -- an angry, somewhat uppity woman...

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