Merchant of Venice Act 2 Themes and Characters analysed.

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Act 2


Liu Ziyuan

Terry Chan

Aloysius Yap

Andrew Liao

Han Xian He

Zhang Yu Chen

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Antonio & Bassanio:        They are good friends. Antonio has always help Bassanio in any way he can, he would even risk is own life for Bassanio’s sake. This time, Bassanio needs money in order to marry Portia, Antonio helps him by getting money from a money loaner. Antonio puts his life on the line to get the money for Bassanio.

Antonio & Shylock:        Shylock is a Jew money loaner who charges interest. He is also the person that ...

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