The Importance Of Being Earnest Irony Essay

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In The Importance of Being Earnest, Oscar Wilde uses importance of scenery, irony, and satire to analyze the sojourn that Jack takes throughout the play. The scenery goes from the country to the town. While the people in the country are more benevolent and nonchalant, the city is quite the opposite. The town is where the prosperity is, and the sagacity is. While going between scenes, you see the differences in each, along with the differences in people. Jack tells Algernon, “When one is in town one amuses oneself. When one is in the country one amuses other people. It is excessively boring.” meaning that the town is boring to him and that he has more fun in the country. Wilde utilizes irony throughout the entire story when Jack and Algernon

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