Romeo and Juliet act II quiz Part 1

After Capulet’s ball why does Romeo run away from his friends Benvolio and Mercutio? Because he must be with Juliet
Who overhears Juliet speaking aloud her loving thoughts of Romeo? Romeo
Why does Juliet say she does not want Romeo to swear his love by the moon? Because the moon always changes.
Before parting, the young lovers decide to do what the next day? Juliet will arrange for a messenger to meet Romeo and bring back news of the wedding.
Why is Mercutio worried about Tybalt’s challenge to the Montagues? Tybalt is an excellent duelist and Romeo has already been stabbed to death by love.
Why does Romeo say this line, “He jests at scars that never felt a wound”? He thinks that Mercutio shouldn’t make fun of him because he doesn’t know what it’s like to be hurt in love.
Who speaks these lines, “But soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is the East, and Juliet is the sun!”? Romeo
These lines have an example of what literary term, “Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow That I shall say good night till it be morrow.”? oxymoron
These lines have an example of what literary term?”The gray-eyed morn smiles on the frowning night.” Personification
What does Tybalt’s letter to Montague tell him? He wants a duel with Romeo.
When a character delivers a soliliquy, he or she expresses private thoughts when the character is or thinks he or she is alone.
What does Juliet mean when she says, “Deny thy father and refuse thy name”? Pretend you’re not a Montague.
What does Romeo compare Juliet to when he sees her on the balcony? the sun and an angel
What does Friar Lawrence collect when he first appears in the play? Weeds and flowers.
Benvolio is a round character because he has many personality traits.
What makes Romeo’s love for Juliet different from his love for Rosaline? Unlike Rosaline, Juliet return Romeo’s love.
Benvolio and Mercutio’s sociability helps to emphasize Romeo’s ____________ moodiness/depression
What does Romeo say about Juliet’s eyes? They are so bright they could replace the stars in heaven.
Why is Juliet embarrassed that Romeo overheard her balcony speech? Because he might think that she is too quickly won; she gave her love too easily
What is Mercutio’s nickname for Tybalt? Prince of Cats
Why does Romeo tell Juliet that if his name was written on a piece of paper, he would tear it? Names are what cause all the problems between them.
Fill in the blank:”O Romeo, O Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy _________ and refuse thy name.” father

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