Read the extract below and answer the following questions

Speaker X: Thou runaway, thou coward,
art thou fled?
Speak! In some bush? Where dost thou hide thy head?

Speaker Y: Thou coward, art thou bragging to the stars,
Telling the bushes that thou look’st for wars,
And wilt not come? Come, recreant, come, thou child;
I’ll whip thee with a rod. He is defiled
That draws a sword on thee.
(Act III, Scene Two, Lines 405 – 411)


A. cowardly
B. solemn
C. taunting
D. silly

Correct Answer:

Option C – taunting


His speech intended to taunt Demetrius.

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