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The Merchant of Venice is a 16th-century play written by William Shakespeare in which a ... Bassanio, a young Venetian of noble rank, wishes to woo the beautiful and wealthy heiress Portia of Belmont. Having squandered his estate, he needs ...

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A list of all the characters in The Merchant of Venice. The The Merchant of Venice characters covered include: Shylock, Portia, Antonio, Bassanio, Gratiano, ...

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Bassanio is a young gentleman of Venice who has squandered all his fortune and is therefore in dire need of a rich wife.

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Question: What is the development of character in Bassanio? Answer: Bassanio is an example of a type of young manhood to be found almost every day.

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Act, Scene, Line (Click to see in context), Speech text. 1. I,1,70. Good signiors both, when shall we laugh? say, when? You grow exceeding strange: must it be so ...

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Living… in Venice. Bassanio holds noble rank in the city, but he's squandered his estate and needs to raise funds to go to Belmont and woo the...

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Bassanio: The Merchant of Venice: Bassanio, a noble but penniless Venetian, asks his wealthy merchant friend Antonio for a loan so that Bassanio can ...

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Dec 28, 2004 ... They discuss Bassanio's plans and Antonio agrees to help. But before he leaves, Bassanio delivers a kiss that is as passionate as any with ...