Subject: PHRASES FROM SHAKESPEARE

Provide the preceding or following phrase. (e.g., "______, and all the men and women merely players." Answer: All the world's a stage.)

Freshman Level

1. "By the pricking of my thumbs, ________."

2. "_________, it droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven."

3. "_________, to be by him cut off nearest the merchant's heart.

Graduate Level

4. "Good night, good night. _______."

5. "_______, for loan oft loses both itself and friend."

6. "Yet I do fear thy nature, it is too full o' ______."

Ph.D. Level

7. "Shall we their fond pageant see? _______!"

8. "The first thing we do, _______."

9. "O, beware my lord, of jealousy, it is ______."

Answers:

1. Something wicked this way comes.

2. The quality of mercy is not strain'd.

3. A pound of flesh.

4. Parting is such sweet sorrow.

5. Neither a borrower nor a lender be.

6. Th' milk of human kindness.

7. Lord, what fools these mortals be!

8. Let's kill all the lawyers.

9. The green-ey'd monster.

facts of the day