In Henrik Ibsenís play A Dollís House, the personality of the protagonist Nora Helmer is developed and revealed through her interactions and conversations with the other characters in the play, including Mrs. Linde, Nils Krogstad, Dr. Rank and Ann-Marie. Ibsen also uses certain dramatic and literary techniques and styles, such as irony, juxtaposition and parallelism to further reveal interesting aspects of Noraís personality. Mrs. Linde provides and interesting juxtaposition to Nora, while
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and Ann-Marie provided emotional and physical parallels and contrasts to Nora while Dr. Rank and Nils Krogstad functioned to develop the plot and Noraís persona though conversations. Ibsenís deliberate use of minor characters in A Dollís House was to create and develop Noraís personality; and as the play finishes, Nora is a real and complex character, a woman who is contradictory to societyís expectations and ideal for a realistic world.