Salomé

by: Oscar Wilde

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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One of the central themes of the play is the act of ___.

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What is the term for the late renaissance tradition of depicting the trappings of earthly splendor next to images of decay?

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What color links Salomé and Jokannan?

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What symbol stands in for Salomé?

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Herod reflects that one must not find symbols in everything, as doing so ___.