activity. You might assign a few students to each main character or, depending on how much time you want to allow for this project, have each student keep track of each main character. Made love is not what we think today but we could say that he was dating her. She is a close friend to Helena, but Helena loves Demetrius and is, therefore, jealous of Hermia. The first conflict is between the impatience of Theseus for his wedding day and the time regulations that must be observed before it can take place.
However, there is one.
There are lots of different conflicts.
Hermia and her father are in conflict because they disagree as to which suitor Hermia should marry.
Since, when you ask about the conflicts in Midsummer Night s Dream, you stipul ate so far, and, as I have no idea where you are in the play and therefore.
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I know not by what power I am made bold".i.58-59 though also wise and brave; threatened with a life as "a barren sister she embraces it rather than "yield my virgin patent up / Unto his lordship whose unwished yoke / My soul. Hermia's father demands the ancient privilege. Students might conjecture that Demetrius, therefore, will need to withdraw or be withdrawn; and/or Egeus will need to change or have his mind changed; and/or the king, Theseus, will have to side with Hermia and against her father. Ii, Hermia and Lysander have fled to the woods. The conflict arises out of this. The refusal, on the part of Hermia and Lysander, to follow the rules when it affects their passions, creates the play. To address what could happen in order for the character to have a happy ending, ask the students to be as creative as possible. The references of page, squire and knight are all used in connection to this young boy. The characters, Lysander and Hermia, try to resolve the second conflict by running away from Athens, to reach the home of a relative of Lysander's, where they can be married.