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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet Guided Reading Questions

Where is this play set? Verona, Italy What problem exists in this city? The feud with Capulet and Montague What does the term “star-crossed lovers” mean? Lovers meant to die What are Sampson and Gregory’s motivations for fighting with Montague’s…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 5

Why is Romeo feeling cheerful at the beginning of scene 1? He had a dream that he was dead then Juliet kissed him bringing him back to life What news does Balthasar bring Romeo? He brings the news of Juliet’s…

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romeo and juliet part 2

Read the excerpt from Act I, scene ii of Romeo and Juliet.Three civil brawls, bred of an airy word, 75By thee, old Capulet, and Montague,Have thrice disturb’d the quiet of our streets,And made Verona’s ancient citizensCast by their grave beseeming…

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Romeo and Juliet: Act 1

1: In what city does this play take place? Verona and Mantua 2: Why are Romeo and Juliet called “star-cross’d lovers”? The stars are supposed to be aligned to fall in love and live happy but their stars weren’t aligned.…

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Romeo and Juliet act 1

Tybalt meets Benvolio in the street, what does he think Benvolio? Tybalt thinks Benvolio is fighting with the servants which make him a coward. why is the prince angry with the Capulets and the Montages? The Prince is angry with…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 4 scenes 2-5

What does Juliet say that makes her father happy? She will marry Paris and she was wrong before How does Capulet change the wedding plans? What implication does this have? To have the wedding Wednesday instead of Thursday. How does…

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ROMEO AND JULIET TEST

Why is Romeo depressed at the beginning of the play? – because his love for Rosaline is not returned. – Rosaline has sworn off all men Describe the Prince’s warning to the Capulets and Montagues after the fight in Act…

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Romeo and Juliet Quotes

“I’ll look to like if looking like move. But no more deep will I endart mine eye Than your consent gives strength to make it fly.” (Juliet) Lady Capulet and Nurse are trying to convince Juliet to check out Paris.…

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Romeo and Juliet part 2

Which event does the prologue foreshadow The deaths of Romeo and Juliet What city does the setting take place in Verona, Italy What is the best interpretation of the playwrights main purpose in scene 1 To stress the turbulence of…

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