English – Romeo and Juliet Act 2

Friar LaurenceRomeoThese good things can end badly “These violent delights have violent ends.”
RomeoHimselfComparing Juliets beauty with the sun and how the moon is envious “Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moonWho is already sick and pale with griefThat thou her maid art far more fair than she.”
JulietRomeoThe name is just a word and he would be the same man no matter what his name is “What’s in a name? That which we call a roseBy any other name would smell as sweet.”
NurseJulietGo to Friar Laurences room where Romeo is waiting to get married “Then hie you hence to Friar Laurence’s cell;There stands a husband to make you a wife.”
Friar LaurenceRomeoThis marriage may work out well and turn your families hatred into love “For this alliance may so happy proveTo turn your households’ rancor to pure love.”
RomeoJulietI rather die from their hatred of me loving you than not being able to love you “And but thou love me, let them find me here.My life were better ended by their hateThan death prorogued, wanting of thy love.”
MercutioRomeoIsn’t this better than groaning. Oh wait you are Romeo and this is always how you are. “Why is not this this better now than groaningfor love? Now art thou sociable, now art thou Romeo; now are thou what thou art, by art as well as by nature.”
JulietRomeoMy love for you is so great that I can not even measure half of it “But my true love is grown to such excessI cannot sum up sum of half my wealth.”
NurseRomeoRomeo better mean what he said about marrying Juliet “first let me tell ye, if ye should lead her into a fool’s paradise, as they say, it were a very gross kind of behaivor, as they say; for the gentlewoman is young.”
RomeoJulietLovers meet as eagerly as school boys leave their books; lovers separate with the sadness of boys going to school “Love goes toward love as schoolboys from their books;But love from love, toward school with heavy looks.”
Romeo, Romeo, why are you Romeo, a Montague What does Juliet mean in scene 2 when she cries out, “O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?”
She has just poured out her inner-feelings and would have never said them if she knew he was listening Why is Juliet embarassed and cautious when she first discovers Romeo hiding in the tree outside her balcony?
She is afraid their love has happened too quicky and will fade just as fast What doubts and fears does Juliet express even as she realizes that Romeo loves her?
The darkness allowed Romeo to be able to listen to Juliet and find out that they felt the same way about each other Explain the role darkness plays in helping Romeo and Julier learn of their love for each other
He is shocked because he was just saying how much he loved Rosaline and switched his attention over to Juliet quickly Describe Friar Laurence’s reaction to Romeo’s newfound love for Juliet
Juliet actually loves him back Rosaline doesn’t What amkes Romeo’s love for Juliet different from his love for Rosaline?
He realizes they will get married somehow even if he says no and he is hoping it might dissolve the feud between their families Why does Friar Laurence agree to marry Romeo and Juliet?
Mercutio mocks Tybalt and his fighting skills. How does Mercutio respond when he learns that Tybalt has sent a letter to Romeo’s house issuing a challenge?
He is excited that Romeo is back to his old self even teasing Romeo Describe Mercutio’s reaction to Romeo’s upbeat attitude and willingness to goof around in scene 4.
Have Juliet go to Friar Laurence’s room, using the excuse that she is going to confession, so they can be married Describe the plan tha Romeo delivers to the Nurse in scene 4.
She is very nervous and become irritated when she waits for the nurse to reveal the message Describe Juliet’s feelings in scene 5 as she waits for the Nurse and then waits for her to reveal the message
Romeo dives head first in love while Juliet is cautious How are Romeo and Juliet’s views on love different
having or showing skill in achieving one’s ends by deceit or evasion cunning
obtain with care or effort procure
extremely unpleasant vile
unhealthy looking sallow
difficult to use or handle or manage because of size or weight or shape unwieldy
one who changes or is unsteady waverer
having superior power and influence predominant
the act of pleading on behalf of another intercession
regrettable;unfortunate lamentable

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