Comedy in The Wife of Bath and The Rivals.

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  • Comedy in The Wife of Bath and The Rivals.
  • Situational comedy is seen in both texts.
    • Comedy in The Wife of Bath and The Rivals.
    • The scenes with Jankin and faking dead.
  • Irony is a major aspect comedy in The Wife of Bath.
    • The tale with the Knight not wanting to sleep with the Hag .
      • Situational comedy is seen in both texts.
        • The scenes with Jankin and faking dead.
    • Absolute tricking Mrs Malaprop and Lydia and talking about her as a 'weather beaten she-dragon'.
      • The Wife makes some mistakes and also her interpretation of The Bible.
        • Mrs Malaprop's Malapropisms
        • The General Prologue is longer than tale, she can't stop talking!
          • She stops the Pardoner from speaking.
            • The General Prologue is longer than tale, she can't stop talking!

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