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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet Study Guide

Chorus gives the prologues to Acts (sums up the Acts) Escalus (Prince) Prince of Verona Friar Lawrence Franciscan Apothecary gave Romeo poison Paris a young count, kinsman to the Prince Mercutio kinsman to the Prince and friend to Romeo Lord…

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Romeo and Juliet act 2-3 vocab

conjure to summon or bring into existence by magic invocation a call (usually upon a higher power) for assistance discourse conversation enmity hatred perjury lying under oath perverse contrary, persisting in error repose peace; tranquility; calm procure obtain (something), especially…

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Romeo and Juliet

Biting your thumb An insult Romeo is originally in love with this girl… Rosaline Romeo A true romantic. Initially lusts after Rosaline, but settles on Juliet. Some might consider him a coward for using poison to kill himself… Benvolio Romeo’s…

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QUIZLET LIVE ROMEO AND JULIET

stanza a group of two or more lines that form a unit in a poem; comparable to a paragraph Romeo Male Main Character Juliet Female Main Character characterization the methods used by an author to create and develop characters’ personalities…

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Romeo and Juliet Vocabulary

Disparagement (noun) a communication that belittles somebody or somethingsynonym: degradationex: When Prince William married Catherine Middleton, there was some disparagement by the public of her non-royal background. Enmity (noun) hatred towards someonesynonym: animosity ex: With great popularity brings bitter enmity…

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Romeo and Juliet act 5 vocab

Abhorred Look at with horror Ambiguities Things with 2 or more meanings Amorous In love Apothecary A person who sells drugs Conspires Planing something Culling Selecting Direful Frightful Discern To see clearly Discords Conflicts Enmity Hostility Disperse To scatter Gorged…

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Romeo and Juliet vocabulary definitions

augment to increase or intensify adversary enemy chaste decent, pure forfeit penalty or to lose grievance grounds for resentment pernicious harmful, lethal warrant to give adequate reasons for purge cleanse, forgive solemnity character or style of being formal conjure to…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 2

What does it mean when Juliet says”O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo! Deny thy father and refuse thy name Or if thou wilt not, be but sworn by love, And I’ll no longer be a Capulet.” The first line…

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