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Identify and Explain Key Quotations in 'The Tempest'

In this worksheet, students will identify and evaluate key quotes from 'The Tempest'.

'Identify and Explain Key Quotations in 'The Tempest'' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 4

Year:  GCSE

GCSE Subjects:   English Literature

GCSE Boards:   AQA, Pearson Edexcel,

Curriculum topic:   Shakespeare

Curriculum subtopic:   The Tempest

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

'The Tempest': Key Quotes



In the exam, you will need to be able to select key quotations from an extract and say something about what these show us about a character or a theme.

You will also need to be able to choose quotations from the wider play, to support your ideas about themes or characters.

This activity will help you to revise some of the most important quotations from 'The Tempest.'

We will practice:

- identifying who is speaking in particular quotations

- identifying what key quotations tell us about a character

- identify which themes might be explored in a give quotation


You should always refer to your own text when working through these examples. These quotations are for reference only.

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