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  • Shake-speariac

  • Done by AKHASH KUMAR

    andMUHILAN

  • 6

  • ROUNDS

  • Round one Bring it on - ! The whole round is on Infi

    Bounce

    Pounce is allowed only once

    for a team

    Pounce +10/-10

    Direct +10

  • Shakespeare is known to have spelt these pair of words in 180 dif ferent ways and never spelt it the same way thrice (twice very rarely). Id these

    words

    Question 1

  • William Shakespeare

  • KLINGON IS A CONSTRUCTED LANGUAGE SPOKEN BY THE ALIEN

    CHARACTERS IN THE __________ FILMS AND TV SERIES . THE

    DIRECTOR AND THE PRODUCER OF THE MOVIE WANTED THE

    KLINGONS(ALIENS) TO SPEAK A REAL SOUNDING LANGUAGE AND SO

    INVENTED THE LANGUAGE.

    THE GREATST ACHIEVEMENT OF THIS LANGUAGE IS THAT

    ,SHAKESPEARES PLAYS WERE TRANSLATED TO KLINGON.

    ID THE FILM OR THE TV SERIES.

    Question 2

  • Star Trek

  • John Keats , one of the greatest poets of English language openly said that he follows a peculiar practice to stimulate creativity . Id the peculiar practice .

    Question 3

  • Keeping the Bards

    books while writing

    and using it as a

    pillow while going

    to bed

  • Question 4During Shakespeares times he saw to that the actors got their lines only once the play was in

    progress which was often in the form of cue acting where someone backstage whispered them to the person shortly before he was supposed to deliver

    them. Why was this practice followed by Shakespeare ?

  • No Copyrights

  • Shakespeare was called The Bard of Avon because avon river flows through his hometown . What does avon literally mean ?

    Question 5

  • Round two ponder over posters Id the play from the minimalist

    poster

    This is a written round

    Six Questions

    +15 for every right Answer

    IF someone gets All 6 right then

    bonous 10

    100 points at stake

  • 2

  • 3

  • 4

  • 5

  • 6

  • 2

  • 2

  • 3

  • 3

  • 4

  • 4

  • 5

  • 5

  • 6

  • 6

  • round three Bring it on - II The whole round is on Infi

    Bounce

    Pounce is allowed only once

    for a team

    Pounce +10/-10

    Direct +10

  • Question 1Alan Rickman , who died recently was known for playing villainous characters like Professor Severus Snape in Harry Potter series and also as the antagonist in Die hard was also a stage actor and acted in this Shakespearian play . Which Shakespearian play brought him into the limelight ?

  • Antony and

    cleopatra

  • Martin Droeshout was the first to publish this (his own creation) . Till now it is the of ficial one . What is it ?

  • Shakespeares

    portrait

  • The American novelist Herman Melville's Captain Ahab in Moby-Dick is inspired by which famous Shakespearian character?

  • King

    Lear

  • What is so special about the ghost in Hamlet , adam of As you like it ?

  • Character played

    by Shakespeare

    himself

  • An outbreak of plaque in europe closed all theatres in london between 1592 and 1594.Since there was no demand for plays, shakespeare turned to x and produced the first set of x. Id x

  • Sonnets

  • Round Four face the PHRASE Id the play in which these

    Shakespearian Phrases feature

    This too is a written round

    Six Questions

    +15 for every right Answer

    IF someone gets All 6 right then

    bonous 10

    100 points at stake

  • Love is

    blind

    1

  • Wild goose

    chase

    2

  • It's all

    Greek to me

    3

  • Green-eyed

    monster

    4

  • Break

    the ice

    5

  • Method to

    his

    madness

    6

  • Love is

    blind

    1

  • Merchant of

    VeniceNot Romeo Juliet

  • Wild goose

    chase

    2

  • Romeo and Juliet

  • It's all

    Greek to me

    3

  • Julius

    Caesar

  • Green-eyed

    monster

    4

  • othello

  • Break

    the ice

    5

  • The taming of

    the shrew

  • Method to

    his

    madness

    6

  • Tempest

  • Round five see sir The whole round is on Infi

    Bounce

    Pounce is allowed only once

    for a team

    Pounce +10/-10

    Direct +10

  • QM : SREE CharanThe whole rounds questions

    were contributed by him

  • What were the Last words of Caesar ?

  • ET TU,BRUTE

  • Who was Caesars

    nephew ?

  • Octavious

  • Who offered Caesar

    the crown 3 times ?

  • Mark Antony

  • Who stuck

    Caesar first ?

  • Casca

  • Complete the triumvirate

    Caesar

    Crassus

    __________

  • Pompey

  • Where was the war between Mark Antony and Brutus held ?

  • Phillipi

  • Round six @tension This is a written round

    10 Questions

    +15 for every right Answer

    IF someone gets All 6 right then

    bonous 15

    150 points at stake

  • First two questions

    A movie inspired by

    Shakespeare will be given .

    Id the play from which it

    was adapted

  • Do Dooni Chaar

  • 10 Things I Hate

    About You

  • Question 3 Mark Antony appears in Julius Caesar as well as in another Shakespearian play. Id the play

  • ACCORDING TO COLLINS DICTIONARY ,THIS WORD MEANS A HEARTLESS AND A

    DEMANDING CREDITOR.

    ACCORDING TO MERRIAM-WEBSTER,THIS WORD MEANSA PERSON WHO LENDS MONEY

    AT HIGH RATES OF INTEREST OR A LOAN

    SHARK

    ID THIS WORD,WHICH ALSO IS A SHAKESPEAREAN CHARACTERS NAME?

  • THEY ARE THE TOP THREE OF WHICH LIST :

    1.SHAKESPEARE - 24000 TO 25000

    2.MILTON - 17377

    3.HOMER - CLOSE TO 10000

  • Which English word which is said to be introduced by Shakespeare is derievedfrom the Arabic word hashish?

  • Which play of

    Shakespeare is said to

    contain dangerous

    spells in it ?

  • Which band nominated this year for two Grammy awards, borrowed the title of

    their debut album, Sigh No More from Shakespeare's Much Ado About

    Nothing

    Question 8

  • Id the name of the painting

  • Do Dooni Chaar

  • The comedy of

    errors

  • 10 Things I Hate

    About You

  • Taming of

    Shrew

  • Question 3 Mark Antony appears in Julius Caesar as well as in another Shakespearian play. Id the play

  • Antony and

    cleopatra

  • ACCORDING TO COLLINS DICTIONARY ,THIS WORD MEANS A HEARTLESS AND A

    DEMANDING CREDITOR.

    ACCORDING TO MERRIAM-WEBSTER,THIS WORD MEANSA PERSON WHO LENDS MONEY

    AT HIGH RATES OF INTEREST OR A LOAN

    SHARK

    ID THIS WORD,WHICH ALSO IS A SHAKESPEAREAN CHARACTERS NAME?

  • SHYLOCK

  • THEY ARE THE TOP THREE OF WHICH LIST :

    1.SHAKESPEARE - 24000 TO 25000

    2.MILTON - 17377

    3.HOMER - CLOSE TO 10000

  • LIST OF LARGEST

    VOCABULARY OR MOST NUMBER OF

    DISTINCT WORDS USED BY WRITERS

  • Which play of

    Shakespeare is said to

    contain dangerous

    spells in it ?

  • MACBETH

  • Which band nominated this year for two Grammy awards, borrowed the title of

    their debut album, Sigh No More from Shakespeare's Much Ado About

    Nothing

    Question 8

  • The English group

    Mumford & Sons

  • Id the name of the painting

  • THE BARD

  • HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL SOON !!!!NOT REALLY!!!!

    - QUIZMASTER AND HIS TEAM