Catherine Earnshaw Quotes: Examples & Analysis


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According to Catherine Earnshaw's own words in Wuthering Heights, why does she marry Edgar Linton?

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1. Who does Catherine Earnshaw say she is most similar to In Wuthering Heights?

2. In Wuthering Heights, what does Catherine say that shows that she is self-absorbed while Heathcliff begs her to turn the visiting Lintons away?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Catherine Earnshaw is somewhat of a complicated character in Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights. Assess some of her quotations from the book on the interactive quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The following goals will be covered:

  • Identify Catherine's reasoning for marrying Edgar
  • Determine who she believes she is most similar to
  • Interpret her self-absorbed side
  • Recognize what she believes might be a cure for her ills
  • Name the character with whom Catherine is in love

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Catherine's marriage to Edgar
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Catherine's thoughts and feelings
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Catherine Earnshaw quotes

Additional Learning

To learn more about this area of study, we've assembled the lesson called Catherine Earnshaw Quotes: Examples & Analysis. The following study objectives will be addressed:

  • Identify Catherine Earnshaw's role in the plot
  • Know who Edgar Linton is
  • Assess Catherine's narcissism
  • Recognize what Catherine compares her love for Edgar to

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