Students often struggle to understand that writing about literature, at its essence, is defending an argument about the text. This worksheet asks students to consider some charged statements regarding Taming of the Shrew. They will take a position, seek out evidence in defense of that position, then practice blending quoted proof into their own writing to prepare for smoother essay writing and analysis.
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