Victorian Age/Oscar Wilde
Oscar’s Full Name
Oscar Fingall O’Flahertie Wills Wilde
Oscar spent how many years in prison?
What do they call Jack in the city?
Who is Jack’s love interest?
Algernon’s love interest?
How old was Oscar when he died?
Where was Oscar born?
Was Oscar an athletic person?
Where did Oscar die?
When was Oscar born?
October 16th, 1854
What year did Oscar die?
What was the span of the Victorian Period?
Britain was not involved in a major European war until World War began in what year?
Voting rights were extended to all men who owned property worth ten pounds or more in rent in what year?
More than ____ percent of the population was literate by the year 1900.
Who is Algernon’s older brother?
Who does Algernon normally take care of?
Where did Jack say he was born?
What does Algernon claim has happened to his friend Bunbury?
He has died
Why does Lady Bracknell agree with Algernon and Cecily’s marriage?
Cecily is very rich
What attracts Cecily to Jack’s brother Earnest before she meets him?
an object or person that appears outside of its designated and appropriate time period
A reference to another artistic piece, historical figure or event
When a speaker says the opposite of what he/she means
A literary or dramatic work that ridicules a subject either by presenting a solemn subject in an undignified style
Humor that appeals to thought or intellect; uses verbal irony and reversal as a means of satire; makes fun of society or social norms; example: The Importance of Being Earnest
Humor that utilizes farce, slapstick, burlesque, and physical comedy; requires little to no thought on the part of the reader and is funny in an obvious way
Intentionally putting two elements that don’t belong together (or are opposite)
A literary work that ridicules its subject through the use of techniques such as exaggeration, reversal, incongruity, and/or parody, in order to make a comment or criticism about it.
Where do Jack & Cecily live?
Is Algernon rich?
What does Jack say it is a very ungentlemanly thing to read?
A private cigarette case
At first, Jack tells Algernon that Cecily is his what?
What does Gwendolen say the name Ernest produces?
Vibrations and Absolute Confidence
Where did old Mr. Thomas Cardew find Jack as a baby?
In a cloakroom at a railway station
Where has Cecily recorded her engagement to Jack’s brother Ernest?
In her diary
Why does Cecily put sugar in Gwendolen’s tea?
She wants to insult Gwendolen
Jack’s real name?