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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet Vocabulary ALL Acts Quiz

solemnity serious or solemn observance or ceremonial proceeding (noun) profane unholy, defiled, impure (adj.) rapier a sword (noun) trifling small, unimportant (adj.) saucy bold, impudent, insolent (adj.) enmity hatred (noun) shrift confession (noun) languish to become less intense, to wane…

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Romeo and Juliet – Act 5

Scene 1 opens with Romeo recalling a dream that he had. What was it? Juliet found him dead, kissed him, and he became an emperor How did Balthasar find out Juliet died? He saw her burried in the Capulet tomb…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 2: Scene 3

What is the Friar collecting as the scene begins? Deadly weeds and healing flowers. What two reasons does Friar Laurence think could have caused Romeo to come so early in the morning? He could not sleep or something was bothering…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Scene 1

He knows that Juliet is already married. It is a sin to a priest to have someone be married twice. Why is Friar Laurence reluctant to marry Paris and Juliet? Paris wants to make the wedding a day earlier to…

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Romeo and Juliet – Act One Questions

Who speaks the Prologue? The Chorus What is the purpose of the Prologue? To incite the audience like a movie trailer. Reveals the themes, plot and setting In what poetic form is this Prologue? A Shakespearean Sonnet Why does Shakespeare…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 4

how does act 4 start? in medias res when juliet runs into paris at the friar’s cell and he discusses their marriage dramatic irony the tears have got small victory by that, for iy was bad enough before their spite…

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Romeo and Juliet Act 3

Why has Tybalt come looking for Romeo? He wants to duel him What does Mercutio do? He insults Tybalt and fights him How does Romeo contribute to Mercutio’s death? He holds him back, causing him to be unable to defend…

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