- 1 How does Iago manipulate Othello against Cassio?
- 2 How is Iago manipulative in Othello?
- 3 How is Iago able to manipulate the situation even further how does his manipulation of the scene connect to the theme of the play?
- 4 How does Iago manipulate Othello Act 3?
- 5 Why is Iago jealous of Othello?
- 6 What traits allow Othello to be so easily manipulated?
- 7 Who does Iago call the true general?
- 8 Is Iago in love with Desdemona?
- 9 Where does Iago say he hates Othello?
- 10 What two reasons does Iago want Cassio dead?
- 11 Who does Iago manipulate first?
- 12 How does Iago manipulate characters and bring about their downfall?
- 13 Why did Emilia lie to Desdemona?
- 14 How does Iago manipulate Roderigo?
- 15 How does Iago manipulate Emilia?
How does Iago manipulate Othello against Cassio?
Iago manipulates Cassio by convincing Cassio to drink, knowing that Cassio vulnerability is getting mouthy when he is drunk. Iago knows that this can cause Cassio to get fired. It was clear that Iago successfully used Cassio’s weakness to get what he wants by getting Cassio fired because of his drunken anger.
How is Iago manipulative in Othello?
Iago manipulates the other characters of Othello by preying on and triggering their individual doubts and insecurities. He implies to Othello that his wife, Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio, but, importantly, he makes his implications sound hesitant so that Othello is more inclined to believe him.
How is Iago able to manipulate the situation even further how does his manipulation of the scene connect to the theme of the play?
How does his manipulation ofthe scene connects to the theme of the play? Answer: Iago pretends to know nothing about what the situation at hand. Despite trying to ruin Cassio throughout the play, but Iago must appear to be Casio’s ally at the time. 6.
How does Iago manipulate Othello Act 3?
One method of manipulation that Iago uses in Act 3 scene 3 is making Othello question him and drag out Iago’s reasons for believing that Cassio is being dishonest and having an affair with his wife. He also makes Othello believe that Desdemona is sleeping with Cassio without actually stating it specifically.
Why is Iago jealous of Othello?
Iago felt that Othello was not suitable to be in charge and wanted it for himself. Iago was so jealous that he didn’t care who died as long as he got what he wanted. He wanted Othello to suffer so bad, he murdered his own wife after she told everybody that Iago was behind everything.
What traits allow Othello to be so easily manipulated?
Othello’s main flaw was that he trusted people too much which led him to believe things that never happened. Iago knows about Othello’s trust in people and his need to show his “greatness” because he is black, which makes Othello open to manipulation.
Who does Iago call the true general?
|Whom does Iago refer to as the true general?||Desdemona|
|How does Othello kill Desdemona?||smothering|
|What, according to Iago, is the “green-eyed monster”?||jealousy|
|Whom does Cassio wound in the drunken brawl of Act II, scene iii?||Montano|
Is Iago in love with Desdemona?
Iago admits that Othello is a loving husband to Desdemona, but says that he, too, loves Desdemona. Iago also clarifies that part of his hatred for Cassio is a suspicion that Cassio, too, has slept with Iago’s wife.
Where does Iago say he hates Othello?
Iago says in Act I, Scene 1 that he hates Othello because Othello has passed him over as a lieutenant. Instead, Othello has chosen Michael Cassio, who, Iago says, has no knowledge of how to be a soldier.
What two reasons does Iago want Cassio dead?
Roderigo and Iago will attack him and kill him. For what two reasons does he say he wants Cassio dead? Iago wants Cassio dead because he says Cassio has a good character that makes Iago look bad, and if Othello confronts Cassio then his plan will be foiled. Iago feels he will also benefit if Cassio kills Roderigo.
Who does Iago manipulate first?
Iago’s constant ability to manipulate and use others to do his bidding allows his carry out the 3 most crucial components of the play. The very first one is at the beginning of the play where he is able to manipulate Roderigo to stir up Brabantio to inform him that his daughter, Desdemona has been stolen by Othello.
How does Iago manipulate characters and bring about their downfall?
Iago manipulates the characters by revealing and exploiting their fatal flaws to bring about their downfall. Iago uses Othello’s jealousy of Cassio to make Othello believe he is having an affair with Desdemona. Iago even uses his wife’s trust to make her not notice his schemes.
Why did Emilia lie to Desdemona?
Emilia seems to become loyal to her husband in a way she hasn’t been in the past: she decides to give Iago the handkerchief after having denied his request “a hundred times,” and she lies to Desdemona about not knowing the handkerchief’s whereabouts.
How does Iago manipulate Roderigo?
Iago uses whatever is within people to manipulate them. Iago works him by convincing him that his money (along with Iago’s love) can buy Desdemona, a woman who cannot be bought. Iago exploits Roderigo’s prejudice and his passion by continually telling him to “put money in [his] purse” and to follow Desdemona.
How does Iago manipulate Emilia?
Iago stoops low enough to the point of even deceiving his own wife all in his grand scheme to get revenge against Othello. Iago uses and manipulates Emilia by getting her to take the handkerchief that Othello gave to Desdemona as a token of his love. Nothing was ever in it for Emilia like she had thought.