Suggestion of Restoration and 18th Century Poetry and Drama

For the Final Exam 2020

  1. Discuss Dryden as a satirist from his poem Absalom and Achitophel.
  2. Discuss the role and character of Achitophel.
  3. How does Dryden blend heroic and satiric in Absalom and Achitophel?
  4. Discuss The Way of the World is a satire of contemporary aristocratic English society.
  5. Discuss wit and humor from The Way of the World.
  6. Discuss The Rape of the Lock as a mock-epic.
  7. Discuss the contemporary London society found in The Rape of the Lock.
  8. Discuss the character of Belinda.
  9. Discuss the Wit and Humor in She Stoops to Conquer.
  10. Discuss She Stoops to Conquer as a comedy of intrigues.