The Taming of the Shrew Questions and Answers
by William Shakespeare

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How does Shakespeare introduce the main play? What theatrical device is used in the introduction?

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The introduction of the play wastes no time to demonstrate who the shrew is.  Kate enters the play in all her glory, shouting and breaking things and frightening others right from the gate.

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