Romeo and Juliet Flashcards

  • ROMEO AND JULIET TEST QUESTIONS

    which side of the family is ROMEO on? montague which side of the family is JULIET on? capulet Who is responsible/capable of getting the letter to Romeo about the potion placed on Juliet? Friar John Where does Romeo run off to after killing Tybalt? Friar Lawrence's Cell What is Romeo's… View Article

  • Romeo and Juliet: Study Guide Questions and Answers

    Prologue: In what city does this play take place? Verona, Italy Prologue: Why are Romeo and Juliet called "Star-cross'd lovers" ? They are not destined to be together Act 1 scene 1: Who is fighting at the beginning of the first scene? Sampson, Gregory, Abram, and Balthazar( servants of the… View Article

  • Romeo & Juliet Act 1 Vocabulary – Master List

    Dignity the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect Mutiny a violent uprising, a riot, a rebellion against authority esp. among sailors. Star-crossed ill-fated; doomed Strife a bitter conflict, a rivalry, a violent struggle Toil to work hard Mend to put something in working order again; to fix Choler… View Article

  • Music App 4

    In music, the early twentieth century was a time of revolt and change The most famous riot in music history occurred in Paris in 1913 at the first performance of Igor Stravinsky Rite of Spring Composers worked in the early years of the twentieth century except Igor Stravinsky Composers in… View Article

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Study Guide

    Why is Friar Laurence reluctant to marry Paris to Juliet? He already has married Romeo and Juliet How does Paris explain the sudden haste of the marriage plans? Lord Capulet insisted upon it; trying to cheer up Juliet What is ironic about the conservation between Juliet and Paris? She speaks… View Article

  • Friar Lawrence Quotes

    "Young men's love then lies/Not truly in the hearts, but in their eyes" Then young men love with their eyes, not with their hearts. Friar Lawrence is saying that Romeo is fickle (easily changed) and only "loves" Juliet for her appearance since he has so quickly forgotten about his "love"… View Article

  • Romeo & Juliet Act 2

    Instead of returning home, where does Romeo go after the ball? After the ball, Romeo goes over the wall and into the Capulet orchard. What is a soliloquy and how is it used in Scene 2? A soliloquy is a dramatic monologue spoken aloud by a character to reveal his… View Article

  • Romeo and Juliet Famous Quotes

    "Is love a tender thing? it is too rough, Too rude, too boisterous, and it pricks like thorn." (Act I, Scene IV) Romeo "If love be rough with you, be rough with love; Prick love for pricking, and you beat love down." (Act I, Scene IV) Mercutio "For you and… View Article

  • Romeo & Juliet: Act IV Study Questions

    S1-Why is Friar Laurence reluctant to marry Paris to Juliet? Friar Lawrence is concerned because Paris does not "know the mind" of Juliet. In other words, Paris doesn't know if she wants to get married to him. S1-How does Paris explain the sudden haste of the marriage plans? Paris explains… View Article

  • Romeo and Juliet All Study Guide Questions and Answers

    Prologue: In what city does this play take place? Verona, Italy Prologue: Why are Romeo and Juliet called "Star-cross'd lovers" ? They are not destined to be together Act 1 scene 1: Who is fighting at the beginning of the first scene? servants of the Capulets and the Montagues Act… View Article

  • Themes and Resolution in Romeo and Juliet, Part 8

    Read the excerpt from Act V, scene iii of Romeo and Juliet. Capulet: O brother Montague! give me thy hand: This is my daughter's jointure, for no more Can I demand. Montague: But I can give thee more; For I will raise her statue in pure gold; This dialogue represents… View Article

  • Romeo and Juliet Plot, Theme, Character, Setting, Conflict

    Exposition "Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona where we lay our scene, From acnient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean, From forth the fatal loins of these two foes, A pair of star-crossed lovers take their life. The fearful passage of… View Article

  • Romeo and Juliet Act III

    How does Mercutio treat Tybalt He purposely misunderstands what he says and makes puns out of his comments. Why is Mercutio horrified that Romeo is being forgiving and polite to Tybalt? Mercutio knows that Romeo has been formally challenged to a duel and thinks he is being cowardly. What is… View Article

  • Romeo and juliet Study Guide Act 2

    What does Mercutio say about blind love? You cannot love someone if you are blind When Juliet appears on her balcony, what does Romeo compare her to? Romeo compares her with the sun How does Juliet speak yet say nothing? She uses her body language When Juliet leans her cheek… View Article

  • Romeo & Juliet: Act V Study Questions

    S1-What news does Balthasar bring Romeo? Balthasar arrives in Mantua and tells Romeo that Juliet is dead. S1-What does Romeo mean when he says, "Then I defy you, stars!"? This statement refers to fate. He is going to "tempt fate" by returning to Verona where he has been banished from.… View Article