Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare

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What are some of the similar and different nature of characters between Claudio vs. Borachio and Hero vs. Margaret?

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Claudio is virtous while Borachio is villanous. For example, in 2.1. 301-303, Claudio shows his gallantry when he says, "...Lady as / you are mine, I am yours. I give away myself for you / and dote upon the exchange." In contrast, Borachio is underhanded and far from gallant. As evidence, consider the lines in which he plots his deceit of the innocent Hero (2.2.41-45):

will so fashion the matter that Hero shall be

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