In "Pygmalion" by G.B. Shaw, explore the ways Eliza/Henry (or any key character) are presented to the audience. Use examples from the play's text in your response.

Expert Answers info

tinicraw eNotes educator | Certified Educator

calendarEducator since 2011

write2,317 answers

starTop subjects are Literature, History, and Social Sciences

-Flower Girl: Nah then, Freddy: look wh' y' gowin, deah ( eText, p. 7).

Other than the audience first being able to see Eliza dressed poorly as a flower girl, Shaw first presents her character through her dialect . (Even the words written out for Eliza's dialogue are...

(The entire section contains 143 words.)

Unlock This Answer Now

check Approved by eNotes Editorial