How does Shakespeare use comedy in the play and the use of irony in the play  I know the love quadrangle is a comedy of errors, I need quotes to support how he uses comedy

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ayah-hesham | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 2) eNoter

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1. Shakespear makes the audience laugh in situations which in real life will cause a great pain.
Eg: The two twins' seperation. In the play we don't feel any pain at all, but in real life it's not funny it's actually causing a huge pain. 

2. He added the presence of clown (two Dromios).

3. He added funny foolish characters (two Dromios).

4. The mistaken identities between the characters.