Does Roderigo want Desdemona?
Facts we learn about Roderigo at the start of the play: He is in love with Desdemona and wanted to marry her. He believes Iago is trying to help him win Desdemona’s love. He is so keen to win Desdemona that he follows the army to Cyprus.
Why is Roderigo so unhappy about Desdemona’s marriage?
1. Why is Roderigo so unhappy about Othello’s marriage? Roderigo is unhappy about the marriage because he is in love with Desdemona.
How does Roderigo feel about Desdemona?
Roderigo. A jealous suitor of Desdemona. Young, rich, and foolish, Roderigo is convinced that if he gives Iago all of his money, Iago will help him win Desdemona’s hand.
What does Roderigo plan on asking Desdemona?
Roderigo plans on asking Desdemona if she has feelings for him and if he received the jewels he told Iago to give to her. He tells Iago that he is tired or trying and not getting anywhere. If Desdemona returns his jewels then he will stop pursuing her and apologize, if not, he will seek satisfaction from Iago.
Did Rodrigo love Desdemona?
Roderigo is the perfect embodiment of this classic theme. His gullibility and impressionability, as well as his love for Desdemona, make him the archetypal love-fool and thus a perfect target of manipulation by the clever Iago.
What reason does Iago give Roderigo to convince him that Desdemona desires Cassio?
Iago convinces Roderigo that Cassio has been promoted to be the new governor of Cyprus, which means that Othello and Desdemona will soon be leaving the island. He tells Roderigo that, if he kills Cassio, Othello and Desdemona will have to stay in Cyprus longer, giving Roderigo time to make his moves on Desdemona.
What is Roderigo’s first step toward revenge against Othello when he hears of their marriage?
6. What is Roderigo’s first step toward revenge against Othello when he hears of their marriage? a. He plots with Iago to frame Othello for infidelity.
How does Iago comfort Roderigo after the trial is over and the marriage is declared legitimate?
How does Iago comfort Roderigo after the trial is over and the marriage is declared legitimate? Assures Roderigo that the couple will tire of each other soon. What does Iago plan to tell Othello once he is in Cyprus with him?
What does Iago instruct Roderigo to do?
What instructions does Iago give Roderigo in Act 2 Scene 1 lines 285-291? He tells Roderigo to fight Cassio. This will result in Cassio loosing his spot as lieutenant.
What is Roderigo relationship with Brabantio and Desdemona?
What is Roderigo’s previous relationship with Brabantio and Desdemona? Roderigo is in love with Desdemona, and has tried to convince Brabantio to let him marry her in the past. What is Brabantio’s reaction to Othello’s marriage to Desdemona?
What is the relationship between Roderigo and Brabantio?
“When Roderigo first calls to Brabantio, Brabantio isn’t happy to see Roderigo. He says “the worser welcome”. When Roderigo tells Brabantio that Othello and Desdemona had run off, he says “on, good Roderigo”” I believe that Brabantio’s attitude towards Roderigo changes because Brabantio begins to trust Roderigo.
What did Roderigo want?
Roderigo hopes to win Desdemona’s love and marry her.
What is Roderigo on asking Desdemona lines 229 231?
What does Roderigo plan on asking Desdemona (lines 229-231)? Roderigo plans on asking Desdemona if she has feelings for him and if she received the jewels he told Iago to give to her. He tells Iago that he is tired of trying and not getting anywhere.
Why is Roderigo upset?
Roderigo is upset over the marriage because he was paying to marry Desdemona, but Desdemona just married Othello instead. In the beginning of the scene in what ways is Iago scheming against Othello?
Why is Roderigo upset with Iago How does Iago calm him what does he ask Roderigo to do explain his reasoning )?
Why is Roderigo upset with Iago? How does Iago appease him? Roderigo is upset because realizes he cannot win Desdemona and wants his money back. Iago appeases him by saying he’ll get the money or Roderigo can kill him.