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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet Act 1 Scene 4

What job will Romeo do at the masque? Judge the other ladies What’s Romeo’s excuse for not dancing at the party? A soul of lead Mercutio says that Romeo is stuck in the mud of what? Love Queen Mab the…

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Romeo and Juliet literary terms

Alliteration Repetition of initial consonant sounds. Usually gives emphasis, imitates sound, or gives musical effect. Ex. “From forth the fatal loins of these two foes; a pair of star cross’d lovers take their life.” Allusion Reference to a well-known person,…

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Shakespeare facts + Romeo and Juliet

1. In what Warwickshire town was William Shakespeare, eldest of six children of John and Mary (Arden) Shakespeare, born? William Shakespeare was born in the market town of Stratford-upon-Avon. 2. Shakespeare died on April 23, 1616. On what date was…

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Romeo And Juliet Quotes

That which we call a rose by any other word would smell as sweet. Juliet->RomeoContext:Romeo snuck into the capulets palace and went to outside Juliet’s room right after the capulets party.Translation:A rose would smell the same as a rose even…

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Romeo and Juliet explanations

Prologue “Two households alike in dignity””Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean””A pair of star crossed lovers take their life” Sums up the whole book in 14 lines (sonnet)Tells the scene and what’s going to happenThe star crossed lovers will…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Vocab

Pensive Thinking deeply or seriously Pensive sentence “My leisure serves me, pensive daughter, now” Vial A small bottle containing medicine or other liquids Vial sentence “Take thou this vial, bring them in bed” Enjoined Ordered Enjoined sentence “To you and…

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Romeo and Juliet: Acts 3-5

Who is Tybalt looking for when he meets Benvolio and Mercutio? Romeo How does Mercutio treat Tybalt when they meet? He insult him and tries to get him angry. What are two quotes from when Mercutio meats Tybalt? “Make it…

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