Ms. Gaul's Gazette Summer #9

The Pygmalion Issue

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Act I - Setting

Act I talks a lot about places and money. It's hard to understand what's going on if you don't have a clear picture of the setting. To help you learn a little more about the area, check out this Google Tour: https://tourbuilder.withgoogle.com/builder#play/ahJzfmd3ZWItdG91cmJ1aWxkZXJyEQsSBFRvdXIYgICAovrm6AgM

Also, money sounds funny in the play. Watch this video about old-school British currency.  "Predecimal" means "before the decimal point." So instead of 1 cent, 10 cents, and dollars (100 cents), they had something completely different! Very wacky!

Act II - Conflict

Here's a video review of the different types of conflict:

Act III - Characterization

Act IV - Supporting Statements with Quotes

For Pygmalion Act IV Assignment, make sure you support each true statement with a quotation and an explanation.

Here's an example of a quote with an explanation:

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