- 1 Who will replace Othello as leader in Cyprus?
- 2 Who called Othello back to Cyprus?
- 3 Did Desdemona go to Cyprus with Othello?
- 4 Why is Iago jealous of Othello?
- 5 Why does Roderigo hate Othello?
- 6 Why does Othello believe Desdemona’s father won’t be able to punish him for secretly marrying his daughter?
- 7 Why does Cassio kiss Emilia?
- 8 WHo does Cassio stab?
- 9 Is Roderigo in love with Desdemona?
- 10 Why was Cyprus saved in Othello?
- 11 Where will Desdemona stay while Othello is away?
- 12 Who is more jealous Othello or Iago?
- 13 Who is Iago jealous of in Othello?
- 14 Is Iago jealous or envious?
Who will replace Othello as leader in Cyprus?
He also turns Lodovico’s letters—which announce that Othello has been replaced by Cassio as governor of Cyprus in the same manner in which he believes Cassio has replaced him in the bedroom—into “ocular proof” that he is being supplanted.
Who called Othello back to Cyprus?
“Put but money in thy purse,” Iago tells Roderigo repeatedly in the paragraph that spans lines 329 – 351, urging him to follow him to Cyprus. Iago promises to work everything out from there.
Did Desdemona go to Cyprus with Othello?
Desdemona chooses to go with her husband to Cyprus and feels loyalty to him over her father. Iago is using Roderigo to help him in his plans and he has already hatched a plot to make Othello believe Cassio is having an affair with Desdemona – in a double revenge.
Why is Iago jealous of Othello?
Iago felt that Othello was not suitable to be in charge and wanted it for himself. Iago was so jealous that he didn’t care who died as long as he got what he wanted. He wanted Othello to suffer so bad, he murdered his own wife after she told everybody that Iago was behind everything.
Why does Roderigo hate Othello?
Roderigo hates Othello because he was one of the suitors for Desdemona. He is still in love with Desdemona and hates Othello because she chose Othello over him. One can see why Desdemona rejected him because he is so gullible and easily duped.
Why does Othello believe Desdemona’s father won’t be able to punish him for secretly marrying his daughter?
Iago acts as if he is on Othello’s side, even though he has expressed he cannot say anything negative about Othello. He also says that he believes that they will not “punish” Othello for marrying Desdemona because Othello is needed in the war against Cyprus. Othello is his stoic self.
Why does Cassio kiss Emilia?
Cassio welcomes Desdemona and Emilia—flirtatiously kissing Emilia. Iago quips that if Emilia would kiss Cassio’s lips as deftly as she whips him (Iago) with her tongue, Cassio would be over her quickly. As Iago mocks his wife for being a nag, Desdemona tries to defend her. Desdemona then asks Iago his opinion of women.
WHo does Cassio stab?
Cassio stabs and wounds Roderigo. Iago darts out in the commotion, stabs Cassio in the leg, and exits.
Is Roderigo in love with Desdemona?
He loves Desdemona so much that he says that he cannot live if she is not with him, as explained by his quote, “I will incontinently drown myself.” (I. iii, 302). Roderigo’s love for Desdemona blurs his judgement and he spends almost all of his money in an attempt to win her love in Cyprus. Iago says, “Go to; farewell.
Why was Cyprus saved in Othello?
The Turks are sailing to attack Cyprus and, as Othello is known to be a superior commander, the Duke sends him to Cyprus to take command of the soldiers there and protect the island.
Where will Desdemona stay while Othello is away?
Where will Desdemona live while Othello is away? The Duke says that Desdemona should stay with her father, which is quickly rejected. Desdemona wants to go with Othello, but ends up staying with Iago and Emilia. They will meet Othello in Cyprus.
Who is more jealous Othello or Iago?
That being said, it is just as easy to argue that Iago is the more jealous of the two. He is terribly jealous of the fact that Othello promoted Cassio over him, and he is also jealous of Othello’s popularity.
Who is Iago jealous of in Othello?
102). In fact, Iago keeps creating lies of Desdemona’s unfaithfulness to make Othello highly jealous of Cassio and Desdemona. By now Iago has completely changed Othello’s perception of Cassio. Iago’s main aim is to spoil the lives of both Cassio and Othello’s family.
Is Iago jealous or envious?
Iago is a man blinded by envy and anger, with a goal in mind for everyone to become equally jealous, which aim he completes through his betrayal and manipulation of characters, specifically Othello. Shakespeare’s Othello begins with the confinement of Roderigo in Iago.