Wordplay in Much Ado About Nothing
Much Ado About Nothing is filled with puns and double entendres (words that have multiple meanings or interpretations). Once again, we see many hilarious instances of wordplay in Beatrice and Benedick’s dialogue.
Wordplay Examples in Much Ado About Nothing:
Act I - Scene I🔒
"temporize..." See in text (Act I - Scene I)
"Yea, and a case to put it into...." See in text (Act I - Scene I)
"MESSENGER: A lord to a lord, a man to a man; stuffed with all honourable virtues. BEATRICE: It is so indeed. He is no less than a stuffed man; but for the stuffing—well, we are all mortal...." See in text (Act I - Scene I)