Shaw's Play On Issues Of Social Class

Shaw's Play On Issues Of Social Class

Task 1: Issues of Social Class in Pygmalion

Opening

Choose a quotation from the play so far and use it to explain how Shaw’s play deals with issues of social class.

  • Begin by quoting the reference to social class and identifying the speaker.
  • Explain what the character means in your own words.
  • Explain what the lines of dialogue reveal about the speaker’s attitudes.
  • Write two paragraphs, one about the quotation and another about the speaker’s attitudes.

Open Notebook

After you’ve finish writing, share your ideas and discuss in a small group.

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