Sample questions Merchant of Venice Act-I Scene-I ICSE – class-9-10-English caters the very need of the icse class 9 and 10 students to practise the board pattern questions to ease and sharpen their skill in english literature
and answer the questions.
“In soon, I know not why I am so sad.
wearies me; you say it wearies you.
how I caught it, found it, or came by it,
stuff ‘tis made of, whereof it is born,
am to learn”
justify his sadness? 4
Salanio do if he had been Antonio? 4
refute Salanio? 4
“I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano-
stage where every man must play a part,
mine a sad one.”
context of the lines? 3
reflect his way of life? 4
comment about Gratiano later on? 4
“ Well tell me now what lady is the same
whom you swore a secret pilgrimage,
you today promised to tell me of?”
say about his attitude towards wealth and leading his life? 4
proposal how did Antonio React? 3
try to persuade Antonio by the example of shafts? 4
How does Bassanio describe Portia? 4