A. Epic Failure on the level of creation
C. Verbal irony
D. Dramatic irony
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Answer- A. Seriously. This must be the inspiration for every Jerry Springer/Maury reality, talk show
D- is the correct answer. The Greek audience knew because of their story-telling traditions who Oedipus was and his “intimate” family connections. They know the plotline, while Oedipus blindly continues his quest for the truth. (Forgive the pun…)
Thanks Aaron, Zane, and Brittany for this question and we'll forgive Mrs. Stamey for the sheep pun (it was baaaaaaad).