Hyperbole
Music
Radix Traits
Literary Devices
Wearing What?

100

she had a fine forehead - it was almost a handspan (nine inches) broad
Who is the Prioress?

100

He sang or fluted... composed songs and poems.
Who is the squire?

100

Wanton
Who is the Friar?

100

A narrative structure containing or connecting a series of otherwise unrelated tales.
What is a frame story?

100

A pair of sharp spurs
Who is the Wife of Bath?

200

in all the four quarters, no one knew as much about dalliance and sweet talk
Who is the Friar?

200

She sang the divine service well.
Who is the Prioress?

200

Freshe
Who is the Squire?

200

Two lines of poetry that rhyme.
What is a couplet?

200

His outer cloak was very threadbare
Who is the Clerk of Oxford?

300

but best of all he sang an offertory; for well he knew that when that song was sung he must preach and smooth his tongue
Who is the Pardoner

300

She sang the divine service well...
Who is the Prioress?

300

Red
Who is the Wife of Bath?

300

This means "root" in Latin.
What is a radix trait?

300

A rusty haurbeck

400

He was the best beggar in his house?
Who is the Friar?

400

Loudly he sang, "Come hither love, to me."
Who is the Summoner?

400

Purse
Who is the Summoner?

400

When you poke fun at people to expose weakness in human nature.
What is a satire?

400

He had set a garland on his head, as big as the ones that hang from the ale-stake before a drinking house
Who is the Summoner

500

I believe there is no better priest anywhere
Who is the Parson

500

And when he rode one might hear the bells on his bridle jingle
Who is the Monk?

500

Song
Who is the Pardoner

500

This is an understatement - a form of verbal irony.
What is a litote?

500

However for sport, he wore no hood
Who is the Pardoner?