ACT III, Romeo and Juliet

What is the best paraphrase of the following passage?Hie to your chamber. I’ll find RomeoTo comfort you. I wot well where he is.Hark ye, your Romeo will be here at night.I’ll to him. He is hid at Lawrence’ cell. Go to your bedroom. I’ll find Romeo to comfort you. I know where he is. Listen, your Romeo will be here tonight. I’ll go to him. He’s hiding out in Friar Lawrence’s cell.
Paraphrase these lines: I pray thee, good Mercutio, let’s retire.The day is hot; the Capulets, abroad;And if we meet we shall not ‘scape a brawl,For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring. lets go inside. It is hot outside and the Capulets’ are in the streets. If we meet we might start a fight. because of their hatred for one another.
fWhat event do Benvolio’s lines from the opening of Act III, Scene i, hint at, or foreshadow? “And, if we meet, we shall not ‘scape a brawl, For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring.” The fight, and Tybalt and Mercutio getting killed.
After he is wounded in Act III, Scene i, Mercutio says to Romeo, “Why the devil came you between us? I was hurt under your arm.” Which of the following is the best paraphrase of Mercutio’s words? why did you come between us. I was hurt because you tried to separate us.
Act III, scene I, why is Romeo motivated to kill Tybalt? Tybalt killed Mercutio
When Benvolio announces Mercutio’s death, Romeo replies, “This day’s black fate on woe days doth depend; / This but begins the woe others must end.” Which of the following best describes Romeo’s emotional reaction to Mercutio’s death? He’s experiencing grief and anger.
After Tybalt’s death, the Prince sentences Romeo to what punishment? exile from Verona
Act III, scene ii Juliet is alone in Capulets orchard. She delivers a long speech in which she eagerly anticipates Romeo’s arrival at nightfall. What is the name of this type of speech? soliloquy
Juliet addresses the nurse in a monologue that begins, ” O serpent heart, hid with a flow ‘ring face! / Did ever dragon keep so fair a cave?” She goes on to say ” despised substance of divinest show! / Just opposite to what thou justly seem’st- / A damned saint, an honorable villain!” Juliet is responding to the news of which event Romeo killing Tybalt
When Romeo learns abou the princes decree, how would you describe his reaction to Friar Laurence? suicidal, depressed
why does Juliet lose trust in the nurse at the end of Act III? Nurse told Juliet to marry Paris
“There’s no trust,No faith, no honesty in men; all are perjuredAll forsworn, all naught; dissemblers all!” men are not to be trusted. Unfaithful and dishonest, they are all liars and hypocrites
Soliloquy A long speech in which a character expressing their feelings of a character alone on stage
Aside short speech by a character(only audience hears it)
Monologue a lengthy speech by one character.
what is the main purpose of scene IV, which shows Capulet, Lady Capulet, and Paris? Capulet makes an arrangement for a marriage of Paris, and Juliet.
At the end of Act III, what does Juliet decide to do? Go to Friar Laurence’s cell
In Scene v, Lady Capulet, who thinks Juliet is lamenting the death of Tybalt, tells her, “Therefore have done. Some grief shows much of love; / But much of grief shows still some want of wit.” Paraphrase this passage she is telling Juliet to quit crying, to much grief is silly.
paraphrase A restatement in your own words
what is the central issue in Act III Death of Mercutio and Tybalt, and Romeo’s banishment
gallent brave and noble
fray noisy fight
marial military, warlike
exile banish
eloquence speech that is graceful and persuasive
fickle changeable
Good King of Cats, nothing but one of your nine lives, that I mean to make bold withal, and, as you shall use me hereafter, dry-beat the rest of the eight. Will you pluck your sword out of his Pilcher by the ears? Make haste, lest mine be about your ears ere it be out Mercutio
O noble prince, I can discover allThe unlucky manage of this fatal brawl.There lies the man, slain by young Romeo,That slew thy kinsman, brave Mercutio benvolio
Gallop apace, you fiery-footed steeds,Toward Phoebus’ lodging. Such a wagonerAs Phaeton would whip you to the westAnd bring in cloudy night immediately. juliet
Tis torture and not mercy. Heaven is here,Where Juliet lives, and every cat and dogAnd little mouse, every unworthy thing,Live here in heaven and may look on her,But Romeo may not. romeo
A plague o’ both your houses!They have made worms’ meat of me. I have it,And soundly too. Your houses! mercutio
He is a kinsman to the Montague.Affection makes him false. He speaks not true.Some twenty of them fought in this black strife,And all those twenty could but kill one life.I beg for justice, which thou, Prince, must give.Romeo slew Tybalt. Romeo must not live. lady capulet
God’s bread! It makes me mad.Day, night, hour, tide, time, work, play,Alone, in company, still my care hath beenTo have her matched. And having now providedA gentleman of noble parentage, capulet

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