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At the beginning of Act 3, scene 4, Desdemona, Emilia and a Clown banter about where a man lies, the clown making the obvious pun on lie meaning either to reside or to not tell the truth.

What is Shakespeare's purpose in these lines?

A

To foreshadow the lies which will be revealed

B

To present Emilia and Desdemona a gullible

C

To provide comic relief

D

To remind the audience of the theme of mistrust

E

To flashback to the lies told by Iago, Desdemona, and Othello

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