Canterbury Tales - General Info and Miller's Tale
Terms in this set (20)
Represents the Old Order of chivalry?
Leader of the games as well as the general referee
Season of the year the pilgrimage takes place
The pilgrims are traveling to
The pilgrims all gather at
Tabard Inn in Southwark
The shrine at their destination is dedicated to
St. Thomas a Becket
Chaucer intended for each pilgrim to tell how many stories?
Canterbury Tales was written beginning in
Who does the Miller interrupt when he says he is telling his tale next?
What influences the Miller to be so persistent in telling his tale?
He is drunk
Who does the carpenter rent a room to in his house?
Nicholas, the astronomy student
What is the name of the carpenter?
What is the name of the carpenter's wife?
With whom does the carpenter's wife have an affair?
What is the name of the parish clerk?
What trick do Alison and Nick play on the carpenter?
They tell him a flood is coming
What trick do Alison and Nick play on Absalom?
Ask for a kiss, then stick their rear end out the window.
What does John set up to be safe during the flood?
3 tubs hung from the ceiling
Who does Absalom brand with a hot iron?
What kind of story is the Miller's Tale?
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