A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

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Why is Act V of A Midsummer Night's Dream funny? hey thanks for opening! I was wondering why 'A Midsummer Nights Dream" Act 5 is so funny? i need to write 3 paragraphs.. but do not understand why...

Why is Act V of A Midsummer Night's Dream funny?

hey thanks for opening!

I was wondering why 'A Midsummer Nights Dream" Act 5 is so funny?
i need to write 3 paragraphs.. but do not understand why it is so funny! well in that fact, i have read it over and over and do not understand anything.

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Act V of this play is funny for a number of reasons. If you're writing several paragraphs, you could spend one paragraph on each area.

The first area is simple relief. The four young lovers have been through so much—up, down, forbidden, allowed, etc.—that they are laughing because they...

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