Tone in The Canterbury Tales: Characters & Overview


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Who is the humorous Host in The Canterbury Tales?

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1. What is the tone of the main story in The Canterbury Tales?

2. Who are the characters that seem to be incorruptible in their faith in The Canterbury Tales?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The worksheet/quiz combo is useful when you want to check your comprehension of the tone in The Canterbury Tales. Different characters are covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You get the chance to check your understanding of:

  • The character that steals money from his lord
  • What the Friar is in love with
  • The tone of the main story
  • Who the humorous Host is

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the characters that seem to be incorruptible in their faith
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on tone in The Canterbury Tales
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the tone used in the main story and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Gain more insights about tone and how it is used in this story by working through the lesson called Tone in The Canterbury Tales: Characters & Overview. Other topics you can analyze include:

  • What The Canterbury Tales is about
  • Other tones found in this story
  • The main characters in The Canterbury Tales