Mcqs Clouds

Aristotle felt that ethos was established by a speaker or writer by convincing the audience that ?

A. the author or speaker was of good mind and character.

B. the author or speaker was emotionally involved in the topic at hand.

C. the author or speaker has provided proper logic and evidence in support of his topic.

D. the author or speaker maintained the appropriate critical distance from the topic.

Related Questions on Introduction to Literary Studies Mcqs

In “Characters of Shakespeare’s Plays”, what does William Hazlitt mean when he states the following: “We do not like to see our author’s plays acted, and least of all, ’Hamlet’. There is no play that suffers so much in being transferred to the stage” ?

A. Hamlet cannot be staged properly because of the complexity of the play’s use of language.

B. Hamlet is not relevant to the Romantic age.

C. The role of Hamlet cannot be properly played by any actor.

D. Hamlet is a work that was written to be read, not performed.