The story includes Baptista, Petruchio, Katharina, Blanca, and Lucentio. Baptista is the father of Blanca and lots of men want to marry her. Blanca cant get get married until her sister does.Kate is a shrew and nobody wants to marry her
Hortensio tells Petruchio to marry Katharina. He decides that he would marry her and tame her. Lucentio disguises himself as a school teacher Cambio to get closer to Bianca. ¨Master, both our inventions jump in one. You will be school master.¨
As Petruchio asked Baptista if he does get her ¨daughters love¨ then what ¨dowry shall he have with Katharina to wife.¨ He wanted to make sure of how much money he would get. Pertuchio obtains Baptista´s consent to marry Katharina. And he tries to tame her, since he new she was a shrew.
Petruchio takes Katherina back to Verona. He wants to tame her. He will ¨not let her eat till she has better manners.¨ They continue to fight and Kate continues to misbehave but his attitude is improving.
Katherine finally gives in and obeys Petruchio. She respects him and no longer acts hostile. She tells him that she does not have feelings but still gets married with him. Katharina ¨Sees that it is more fun to play jokes with her husband than to fight.¨
During the family dinner, the men were debating who had the best wife.The only wife that went was Katharina. Petruchio tells Katharina to go get the other wives. After she tells the men that a wife should be more obedient to their husband.