Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare

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Why is Act II scene 3 in prose and Act III scene 1 in verse form in Much Ado About Nothing?

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This is a very intelligent question. Normally the distinction between verse and prose has to do with the nature of what happens in that particular scene and the kind of characters involved. On the whole, it is the main, noble characters that speak in verse and the more working class characters that speak in prose. However, the main characters will speak in prose if they are involved in a particularly comic scene. Speaking in verse normally...

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