twisted in an expression of distaste or displeasure
cheerfully optimistic or positive
a police officer
foul-smelling or rotten
lavish in size and splendor
having no compassion or pity
not strict; generous
a person lacking exaggeration
a person whom one knows of
of large size or amount
to wear a mask or disguise
appearance or facial expression
to signal or summon by waving or nodding
Main character/narrator, 14 years old, orphan, apprentice, obedient, independent
Orphanage caretaker, overburdened, usually nice until she lost her temper
Doctor of Physick (medicine), Widge's first master, not affectionate, developed charactery, sneaky, stole sermons.
Traveler for Simon Bass, scary looking, cold, gruff, bold, forceful, persistent, actually Simon Bass in disguise
Widge's second master, mild looking, calm, straightforward, trying to steal Master Shakespeare's plays
Lord Chamberlain's player, Discovered Widge behind the theater, takes Widge in and gives him shelter and food, Fatherly figure, cares a lot for his boys' welfare
Lord Chamberlain's player, Hires Widge into the company, Stutters, friendly
Lord Chamberlain's player, Widge's roommate in Mr. Pope's house, Good-natured, friendly, sensitive
Writer, director of the plays, played the ghost in Hamlet, Private man, very busy, but friendly
Lord Chamberlain's player, Queen in Hamlet, Drunk, self-centered, lazy, conniving, arrogant
Lord Chamberlain's Company Fencing Master, Falconer and Widge met him when Falconer pushed him in the ditch, kills Falconer
Lord Chamberlain's Company Stage Manager, Have not learned much about Mr. Phillips, but appears to be friendly
Lord Chamberlain's player, Ophelia, Friendly, rather sensitive feelings, good-hearted, turns out to be a girl, rather pretty
beginning of story, introduction to plot and main characters
Turning point of the story
conclusion where all loose ends are wraped up
modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
how? where? when? and to what extent?
compares two objects, uses -er or more
compares one object to many, uses -est or most
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