The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare

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How can Portia help Antonio in the trial in "The Merchant of Venice"? Describe the trail and how Portia's words help him?

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The first way that Portia helps Antonio, the one that makes all other help possible, is that she disguises herself as a man. This allows her to appear as his lawyer.

She then questions Shylock.

As she does so, she uses a strong knowledge of the law and superior...

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