What do you get to know about Beatrice From Act 1, Scene 1?
In Act 1, Scene 1 of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, we learn a few things about Beatrice: she has an adversarial relationship with Benedick, she is clever and witty, she doesn't fully accept Elizabethan gender roles, and she is quite beautiful.
Beatrice's very first line is as follows:
I pray you, is Signor Montanto returned from the wars orno?
For indeed I promisedto eat all of his killing.
There’s [Beatrice], an she were not possessed with a fury,exceeds [Hero] as much in beauty as the first of May doth the last of December.
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