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Which of the following sentences used in the opening minutes of the play gives the strongest dramatic effect?
Will you wake, will you open up your eyes!
I pray for her.
Speak nothing of unnatural causes.
What makes the scene in the court when the children 'see' the bird especially dramatic?
It is a yellow bird.
The girls echo one another in a strange way.
The bird attacks Abigail's face.
Which of the following character contrasts create the strongest dramatic effect?
Reverend Hale and Deputy Governor Danforth
Judge Hathorne and Deputy Governor Danforth
Abigail Williams and Mercy Lewis
Which of the following sentences used at the end of the play gives the strongest dramatic effect?
Woman! It is pride.
Go to him Goody Proctor!
Hang them high over the town!
MERCY LEWIS: (through chattering teeth) "Mary, do you send this shadow on me?"MARY WARREN: "Lord, save me!"SUSANNA WALCOTT: "I freeze! I freeze!"What dramatic effect does this section of dialogue show?
The dramatic effect of building to a climax.
The dramatic effect of a conflict of characters.
The dramatic effect of creating an atmosphere of fear and hysteria.