The Miller in The Canterbury Tales: Description & Occupation


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What color is the Miller's beard in Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales?

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1. Where is the Miller's wart in Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales?

2. What sport does the Miller enjoy at festivals according to Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

These study resources will cover the Miller in The Canterbury Tales. Find out what you know about this character via questions on key points like the color of the Miller's beard and the location of his wart.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be assessed on these areas of study:

  • The sport the Miller performs in at various festivals
  • How the Miller earns a living
  • A true statement about the Miller

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you can draw the most important information from the related lesson on the Miller in The Canterbury Tales
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the sport the Miller participates in at festivals
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the Miller's appearance and what he does for a living

Additional Learning

Gain a better idea of what the character is all about via the lesson called The Miller in The Canterbury Tales: Description & Occupation. These topics will be the main focus:

  • What the Miller is in the book
  • His character traits
  • The Miller's skills at bagpipes and the tale he tells when he's drunk