"Romeo And Juliet Act 2 Scene 2" Essays and Research Papers

  • Romeo And Juliet Act 2 Scene 2

    Romeo and Juliet play Act 2 Scene 2 Romeo and Juliet are clearly complex characters; they go through an intense journey. They learn about themselves as individuals, unit and in relation to the people around them. Their relationship is based on passionate attraction that transforms into something powerfully emotional, with real depth. Their relationship shows us the juxtaposition of the clear love and hate woven throughout the play. They fight to keep their relationship together, the reader is touched...

    Emotion, Feeling, Interpersonal relationship 1059  Words | 3  Pages

  • Juliet's Emotions in Act 2 Scene 2 of 'Romeo and Juliet' by William Shakespeare

    Juliet goes through a wide range of emotions in Act 2 Scene 2. At first, she sighs and says, "ay me" showing that she is wistful, dreamy and obviously thinking about Romeo. Juliet gets annoyed with the whole situation as she is thinking aloud to herself about how unfortunately she is a Capulet and Romeo is a Montague. "Deny thy father, and refuse thy name; Or, if thou will not, be but sworn my love, And I'll no longer be a Capulet." This shows her desperation and frustration with the circumstances...

    Juliet Capulet, Love, Romance 649  Words | 3  Pages

  • 6 Act 2 Scenes 1 And

    #6. Act 2, Scenes 1 and 2. Cite specific textual evidence to support your answers to each of the following: A) Romeo and Juliet fall in love and he want to talk with Juliet. So he climbs over the wall. Mercutio and Benvolio think his love is blind. Line 32 and line 33. B) It describes that Julie walk to the window. For example, her eyes are shinning like the stars. C) Because Juliet is the sun and she is out shining the moon. D) "A rose by any other name would smell as sweet" that mean a name...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Count Paris, Juliet Capulet 1273  Words | 5  Pages

  • Juliet Capulet and Her Relationship to Romeo in Act 3 Scene 2

    Juliet Capulet and her relationship to Romeo in Act 3 Scene 2 Assignment for Literature 1 2012/2013 Name Student number Juliet O serpent heart, hid with a flowering face! Did ever dragon keep so fair a cave? Beautiful tyrant! Fiend angelical! … My husband lives, that Tybalt would have slain; And Tybalt’s dead, that would have slain my husband. All this is comfort. Wherefore weep I then? In my essay I aim to characterize Juliet’s relationship...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1203  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet: Summary of the Scenes

    Madison Cantrell 3rd Hr Pre-Ap English 1B Romeo and Juliet Scene 1 Act 1, Scene 1: Sampson and Gregory, the servants for the house of Capulet, are walking through the streets of Verona. They both are venting to each other about how they despise the house of Monague, they both wish to have a brawl with the other house. They then see other see two servants from the other house and decide to “bite there thumb” at them in order to start a fight. The two houses have a fight, and the prince decides...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 2295  Words | 6  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Scene Summaries

    Act II Summaries Act II Scene I A. This scene takes place outside the Capulet Orchard B. The main characters in this scene are Mercutio, Benvolio, and Romeo C. In this scene Romeo is going to see Juliet again. As he leaps the orchard walls he hears Mercutio and Benvolio coming. They are unaware the Romeo is listening and that he has moved onto loving someone else. Mercutio starts to tease about Romeos love for Rosaline without knowing that Romeo has moved on. Benvolio...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Marriage 636  Words | 3  Pages

  • HOW SHAKESPEARE PRESENTS ROMEO’S FEELINGS IN ACT 1 SCENE 1 AND ACT 2 SCENE 2

    HOW SHAKESPEARE PRESENTS ROMEO’S FEELINGS IN ACT 1 SCENE 1 AND ACT 2 SCENE 2 Love is an important theme in most of Shakespeare’s play, including in Romeo and Juliet because love is a stronger force than all the animosity and forces of fate in Romeo and Juliet. In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare’s play, Shakespeare explores Romeo’s change in attitude to love between Rosaline and Juliet. In Act 1 Scene 1 Shakespeare introduces us to Romeo’s passionate desire towards Rosaline through the use of oxymoron...

    Emotion, Interpersonal relationship, Love 877  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo & Juliet - Why Is Cosmic and Celestial Imagery Used in Act 2, Scene 2?

    William Shakespeare’s tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, set in 15th century Verona, tells the story of two star-crossed lovers, who find each other in the midst of violence and rivalry fuelled by an ancient feud between their families. Within the well-known balcony scene in Act 2, Scene 2, both characters use a variety of imagery, including cosmic and celestial, that which relates to objects and scenery outside of our planet, in the sky and universe. These choices of imagery tell us about the ideas and...

    Earth, Love, Moon 1210  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Act I Scene i 1. The Capulet servants Sampson and Gregory start a fight with Balthazar and Abraham. Benvolio tried to break up the feud until Tybalt attacks him. 2. Prince Escalus breaks up the feud by threatening everyone with death. 3. Benvolio realizes that Romeo’s problem is that he is love and tries to find out who it is. Romeo is too stubborn and will not tell who he is in love with. Act I Scene ii 1. Paris asks Lord Capulet for Juliet’s hand in marriage. 2. Romeo finds out that...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1100  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet - The balcony Scene

    Act II, scene ii of Romeo and Juliet is commonly known as the "balcony scene," and although this designation may be inaccurate (Shakespeare's stage directions call for Juliet to appear at a "window," not on a balcony), this scene has been quoted from, played, and misplayed more than any other in all of the Bard's works. It is proceeded by some astoundingly beautiful verse in Mercutio's "Queen Mab" speech of Act I, scene iv., and by the individual and joint speeches of Romeo and Juliet at the banquet...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1165  Words | 3  Pages

  • Catastrophe in Act 5 Scene 3, Romeo and Juliet

    Catastrophe in Act 5 Scene 3 of Romeo and Juliet By: Noa Boon Due Date: 20th March 2014 Word Count: 689 (Excluding title and Quotations) # Act 5 Scene 3 of Romeo and Juliet represents the catastrophe and deaths of Romeo and Juliet due to internal and external conflicts. The catastrophe does not effect the characterization of Romeo, Juliet and Friar Lawrence since they act the same way throughout the whole play. Act 5 Scene 3 shows that love like Romeo and Juliet’s leads to death. # Act 5 Scene...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, John Gielgud, Mercutio 969  Words | 4  Pages

  • Act 3 and 4 Romeo and Juliet

    Act 3 scene 2 Summary Act 3, scenes 2–4 Summary: Act 3, scene 2 In Capulet’s house, Juliet longs for night to fall so that Romeo will come to her “untalked of and unseen”. Suddenly the Nurse rushes in with news of the fight between Romeo and Tybalt. But the Nurse is so distraught; she stumbles over the words, making it sound as if Romeo is dead. Juliet assumes Romeo has killed himself, and she resigns to die herself. The Nurse then begins to moan about Tybalt’s death, and Juliet briefly fears...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Marriage 1707  Words | 5  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet, Last Scene

    Romeo and Juliet is one of William Shakespeare’s most well known plays and loved by many. It is a tragedy, where two feuding family’s conflict is reconciled with the loss of their children, Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet, the “two star crossed lovers” that take their lives. In this essay I will analyze the given passage in Act 5 Scene 3 (143) relating my discussion to the play as a whole. In the given passage, Juliet awakens from her drug induced ‘death” and finds Romeo dead along with Paris...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Marriage 888  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Scene 5 Analysis

    Academic Essay Comment on Shakespeare’s stagecraft in Act 3 Scene 5 of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. William Shakespeare, the celebrated playwright, wrote many famous plays. Yet few are as renowned as his ‘Romeo and Juliet’, the tragic love story about two star-crossed lovers from feuding families, denied their chance to be together and died rather than be apart. Act 3 Scene 5 is a crucial scene in the play, one with the most dramatic tension and the turning point of the story where things take a turn...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Count Paris, Juliet Capulet 1209  Words | 4  Pages

  • How Does Shakespeare Present Romeo in Act 1 Scene 1 Campared to Act 2 Scene 2

    Act 1 Scene1 When Benvolio, Montague and Lady Montague have a conversation about Romeo they portray him as being very shy. ‘So early did I see your son, towards him I made but he was aware of me, and stole into the covert of the wood’. This implies that Romeo has been seen early in the morning upset and on his own. When he is aware of Benvolio he runs off into the wood which is stating that he is distracted by something or someone. To running away is an odd thing to do to anyone, but this was someone...

    Anxiety, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Love 1182  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Importance of the Balcony Scene in Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet is a heartbreaking play about two lovers who come from rival families. The play is filled with dramatic irony that suggests they are destined for tragedy. Act 2 Scene 2 or ‘The Balcony Scene’ has a larger effect on the rest of the play than all the other scenes I feel. This is because it is concerned with nearly all of the recurring themes during the play. Youth and Age is one theme there is a contrast between these right through the play, Romeo and Juliet are young lovers that...

    2086  Words | 5  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Act 2 Scene 2 is a very famous and touching Scene in Shakespeare’s playRomeo and Juliet’. It shows the romance, affection and danger of Romeo and Juliet’s relationship love which makes the play moving. Romeo and Juliet’s thoughts are shown widely in this scene and, as an audience, we start to see how their love may or may not have meant to be. Romeo’s feelings towards Juliet are shown in the beginning of Act 2 Scene 2. It begins when Romeo is creeping into the garden. There is an underlying...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Interpersonal relationship, Juliet Capulet 1379  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Act 2, SceneRomeo travels to the cell of Friar Laurence, who has been out in the fields all morning gathering herbs.. Cheerful and excited, Romeo greets the Friar and tells him of his new love and plans for marriage. Friar Laurence, who has been Romeo's friend and confessor for some time, is confused and concerned about Romeo's sudden change of heart. He exclaims "Holy Saint Francis, what a change is here!/Is Rosaline, that thou didst love so dear/So soon forsaken?" (II.iii.65-8). But Romeo...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 778  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Shakespeare’s 1597 play 'Romeo and Juliet” explores the protagonist’s change in attitude to love. This is done through the juxtaposition of Romeo’s infatuated love to Rosaline and the true love to Juliet. In Act 1 Scene 1 Shakespeare introduces us to Romeo’s passionate desire towards Rosaline through the use of binary opposition, soliloquy and vivid imagery. In contrast, in Act 2 Scene 2, when Romeo is addressing Juliet, his language shifts through the use of light, religious and mythological imagery...

    Emotion, Interpersonal relationship, Love 811  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo & Juliet Act 3 Scene 5

    What do we learn about Juliet’s relationship with her father from Act 3 Scene 5? Within this essay I will be analysing the relationship between Juliet and Capulet. In the Elizabethan era women were treated less than men because it was the patriarchal society and this means that men are in charge. This is relevant to the question because an Elizabethan audience will be expecting a relationship like this from Juliet and Capulet because it’s the patriarchal society. An Elizabethan...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Elizabethan era, Family 1305  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Scene 1

    does Shakespeare make Act 3 Scene 1 such a dramatic scene? William Shakespeare makes Act 3 Scene 1 of Romeo and Juliet crucially dramatic to emphasize its importance to the play as a whole. The use of tense dialogue, provoking language and aggressive action creates dramatic tension and conflict which engages and interests the audience to the scene. These techniques highlight the scene’s significance as the main turning point of events from a romance to a tragedy. The scene opens up into an extremely...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Count Paris, Drama 1367  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo + Juliet

    TERM PAPER ON Romeo + Juliet by Baz Luhrmann NAME: Gay Kai Wei, Dexter MATRIC NO: U1022289H HANDPHONE NUMBER: 97963039 DATE OF SUBMISSION: 25 FEBRUARY 2013 Romeo and Juliet’s death was a result of many misfortunes, but they were mostly victims of the society in which they live, malignant fate and their own passion. When Shakespeare wrote this play it was 400 years ago, the “society” then is different from the “society” now. This essay will consider the Movie “Romeo + Juliet” by Baz Luhrmann...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 887  Words | 3  Pages

  • romeo and juliet

     Romeo and Juliet Research Paper William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is now a major term of romantic tragedy over two feuding families between Capulet and Montague. Based on William Shakespeare’s work, there are two different versions of this story. While Franco Zeffirelli’s version conveys an old fashioned style of Romeo and Juliet, on the other hand, Baz Luhrmann’s version demonstrates a modernized version having characteristics of fancy clothes, loud music, and modern atmosphere. Comparing...

    Franco Zeffirelli, Juliet Capulet, Leonard Whiting 1291  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet and Study Guide Scene

    Act III Study Guide Scene 1 Mercutio is mocking Benvolio at the opening of this scene. What is he saying and how do we know he is teasing? A: He is describing Benvolio as someone who loves to fight, but we know from the verybeginning of the play that Benvolio loves to keep the peace and tries to avoid conflictbecause he tried to break up the fight between the servants. Why does Romeo refuse to fight with Tybalt? What does he say in lines 66-70? A: He refuses to fight because he is married...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Count Paris, Juliet Capulet 648  Words | 3  Pages

  • Macbeth Act 2 Scene 2

    I shall now evaluate the significance of Act 2 Scene 2. Before this scene we know that Macbeth has already killed King Duncan. We have been introduced to Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. Furthermore, we have been introduced to the Murder, and guilt in the environment. This scene is essential to the plot because the scene produces and develops the character of Macbeth, and shows a different side of Macbeth after the murder of Duncan. It is essential also because it shows the reaction and effect the murder...

    Duncan I of Scotland, Emotion, Guilt 1182  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Scene 1

    “Analyse the dramatic effectiveness of Act 3 Scene 1” The tragic Shakespearian play “Rome and Juliet” is about two young people who experience true love even though it is forbidden. Against the will of both families they marry secretly. Just when all seems well, everything goes horribly wrong leaving them dead. Even though this play is based on the innocent love between two individuals there are many scenes which involve routine violence and conflict. An example of this would be the plays...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 2385  Words | 6  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet, Act 3 Scene 1

    Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Scene 1 - Verona, a public place ‘Verona, a public place’ is one of the most important, as well as dramatic scenes in the story of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. It leads us into the climax of the story, and brings out various emotions and feelings from the audience. However, the scene would never have been successful in engaging the audience if it were not for the build up of Act 1 and Act 2’s introduction. Therefore, it is necessary to consider to some extent what Shakespeare...

    Anxiety, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Count Paris 2192  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Beginning of Romeo and Juliet

    Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet; Act 1 and Act 2 Analysis Act 1 Scene 1 • The setting of the play is in Verona Italy. • The Capulet’s are people that like to start fights and say harsh things to the Montague’s; Example: Sampson: “I won’t eat dirt. If a Montague insults me. I will spit on him. And I will spit on all those Montague women too”. This is an example that tells us that the Capulet’s are harsh people who like to start a fight. • The Montague seem like peacekeepers and...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1111  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet "The Balcony Scene" Worksheet

    Act 2 Scene 2: Capulet’s orchard ROMEO He jests at scars that never left a wound But, soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun. Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief, That thou her maid art far more fair than she. At this point, Juliet appears at the window. Romeo watches her from below. JULIET Ay me! ROMEO [Aside] She speaks. Oh speak again, bright angel, for thou art As glorious to...

    Juliet Capulet, Mercutio, Moon 483  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    A constant theme of infatuation progressively is displayed throughout Romeo and Juliet, starting with an innocent desire for true love, and ending in death. Romeo and Juliet are the main characters that display the obsession through dialogue. The first sign of infatuation began with Romeo. He claimed, “love, whose view is muffled still, should without eyes, see pathways to his will” (Shakespeare 20). Romeo is obsessed with the idea of love, and is convinced that love controls you. He ends up getting...

    Decision making, Irony, Juliet Capulet 1791  Words | 5  Pages

  • compare and contrast of the 2 films Romeo and Juliet

    Compare and Contrast Act 1 – Scene 1 in the films “Romeo and Juliet” “Romeo and Juliet”, a tragedy of a star-crossed lovers, had written by Shakespeare hundreds years ago. It was the best tragedy in Shakespeare’s time, and even in now days, the story of Romeo and Juliet are still known as one of the best tragedy. And 2 directors produced two different films with a same title of Romeo and Juliet. It was 1968 by Franco Zeffirelli, and 1996 by Baz Luhrmann. Although it had the same title, the two...

    Film, Film director, Juliet Capulet 1141  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 1 Summary

    ((ROMEO & JULIET)) Act 1 Act 1, prologue This opening speech by the Chorus serves as an introduction to Romeo and Juliet. We are provided with information about where the play takes place, and given some background information about its principal characters. The obvious function of the Prologue as introduction to the Verona of Romeo and Juliet can obscure its deeper, more important function. The Prologue does not merely set the scene of Romeo and Juliet; it tells the audience exactly what is...

    Benvolio, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet 1686  Words | 5  Pages

  • Romeo & Juliet

    chance play a large part in William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” and challenges the ability characters in the play’s actions and free will. Through many different characters, language and scenes, Shakespeare has clearly woven in this theme through the text right from the beginning in the chorus. For example the sixth line in the play is “a pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life”. Already, one of the first lines tell us how Romeo and Juliet may have been fated to be together as it was written...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio, Romeo and Juliet 1114  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet: Nurse Thesis: In William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”, Nurse causes problems due to dishonesty; however, she is victimized when other characters take advantage of her. The Nurse is taken advantage of in many parts of the story. Juliet takes advantage of their relationship when she wants the Nurse to go out and talk to Romeo about the marriage. (Act 2, Sc. 4) This proves that she is a victim but she is also Juliet’s servant. Although no matter what Juliet should be...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Marriage 982  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    ANSWER KEY: SHORT ANSWER STUDY GUIDE QUESTIONS - Romeo and Juliet Act I 1. Why do Sampson and Gregory fight with Montague's men? Sampson and Gregory are servants of the Capulet family, which has been feuding with the Montague family for quite some time. The feud has reached proportions involving all members and servants of both households. 2. Benvolio and Tybalt come upon the servants fighting. Contrast their reactions to the fight. Benvolio tries to break up the fight, but Tybalt...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1106  Words | 5  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Character Sketch - Juliet

    ROMEO AND JULIET CHARACTER SKETCH - JULIET CAPULET Juliet Capulet is one of the main characters in Romeo and Juliet, a famous play written by Shakespeare. Juliet is a beautiful, young 13 year old girl. Despite her age, she is pressured from the very beginning of the play to get married, preferably to a young nobleman named Paris who is a relative of the Prince of Verona. During the opening scenes of the play, Juliet seems to be an obedient and naïve child who always obeys her parents' wishes. However...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Decision making, Juliet Capulet 1104  Words | 3  Pages

  • Explore how Shakespeare presents the development of Romeo and Juliet’s relationship In Act I, Scene V and Act II, Scene II

    In this essay, I am going to analyse scenes from Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ – a tragedy written early in Shakespeare’s career, between 1591 and 1595 – and explore how Shakespeare develops Romeo and Juliet’s relationship in 2 scenes: Act I, Scene V and Act II, Scene II. In the beginning of Act I, Scene V, there is a contrast of light and dark where Romeo sees Juliet for the first time – “O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright! It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night. Like a rich...

    English-language films, Juliet Capulet, Love 955  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Questions Act 1-3

    Act One 1. Why do Sampson and Gregory fight with Montague’s men? They fight because they think that they are better than the Montague’s men. When Montague’s men here this they provoke Sam and Greg and it turns into a Capulet and Montague brawl. 2. Benvolio and Tybalt come upon the servants fighting. Contrast their reactions to the fight. Benvolio tried to stop the fighting, but Tybalt calls Benvolio a coward for not wanting to fight. 3. When Montague and Caplet enter and see the disturbance, they...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1165  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet Essay What role will a priest play in a story when two teenagers from two antagonistic households fall in love at first sight? It is really hard to imagine, isn’t it? But that’s exactly what Friar Laurence was doing in this play; he occupied a strange position in the drama Romeo and Juliet. He was kindhearted and helped Romeo and Juliet through many obstacles throughout the play. We should acknowledge that Friar Lawrence also played a very important role in the play, since...

    Catholic Church, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Friar Lawrence 1351  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet: Act Iii, Scene V

    Romeo and Juliet: Act III, Scene V Act III, Scene V of Romeo and Juliet is significant for it is the most pivotal scene of this tragic play. Although prior scenes present extreme circumstances, this scene reveals the results of past activities and begins a series of tragic misunderstandings and fatal reactions. Transformations occuring amongst characters and their relationships with one another and the tone of the play are revealed in this scene. Through language, Shakespeare presents these...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Love 879  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo And Juliet Act III Work

    Act III Terms to look up if you are not already familiar capital punishment, woe, lamentation Annotations Annotate for the following Shakespeares use of dramatic irony Summaries/anything that you dont understand/notes for yourself or class discussion Directions Complete this work in your Readers/Writers Notebook. Characters In your notebook, continue the character chart you developed in Acts I and II. Even if you dont find yourself adding many characters, you can always add detail to the characters...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Literature 974  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Marxist Reading of Romeo and Juliet

    <b>A)</b> Write a critical commentary on key aspects of either Act 2 Scene 2 or Act 3 Scene 5. <br> <br><b>B)</b> Indicate briefly how you would read this extract using one of the approaches studied so far in Peter Barry's Beginning Theory other than the liberal humanist approach. <br> <br><b>ACT 2 SCENE 2</b> <br> <br><b>Part A</b> <br>Act Two, Scene Two of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is a romantic and poetically lavish scene. This emotionally abundant section of the play contains the love passages...

    Love, Marxism, Marxist philosophy 1178  Words | 4  Pages

  • To What Extent Does Shakespeare Make U Feel Sympathy for Romeo and Juliet in Act 1 and Act 2

    To what extent does Shakespeare make you feel sympathy for Romeo and Juliet in Act 1 and Act 2? We are introduced to the play by a prologue which in this case is a sonnet. In this we are immediately told the fate of the two ‘star-crossed lovers’, building tension throughout the play. Shakespeare uses this to make us aware of what is going on during the play so we feel sympathy for Romeo and Juliet throughout the play. We are also informed of the hatred between two households, due to pathetic...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Love, Mercutio 1172  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo And Juliet Romeo and Juliet takes place in Verona, the play is about two chief families the Montagues and the Capulets. These two families are enemies; many fights break out between them when they meet in the streets. The prince of Verona stops the fight and says anyone who breaks the peace from now on will be executed. Romeo the son of Montague is in love with Capulet's niece, Rosalina. Capulet wants his daughter Juliet to marry Paris who's a rich nobleman, so the Capulets...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Marriage 2054  Words | 7  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet A famous tragedy written by William Shakespeare Is well known for undying love as well as tragic events that caused countless deaths. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet, Are the Two protagonists of the story, as well as “Star crossed lovers” who gave their lives for one another. Many factors lead to the death of Romeo and Juliet, various readers believe that Romeo and Juliet are to blame for the course of events leading to their deaths, Therefore it is there fault that they died....

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Romeo and Juliet 959  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Questions Act V.

    Romeo and Juliet: Act V, Scene 3: Questions Study Questions 1. Why is Paris at Juliet’s tomb? - Paris is sad that Juliet is dead, because he was supposed to marry her. He thought Juliet killed herself of the sorrow, knowing Tybalt had died. He was there to bring flowers to Juliet and weep. 2. What is Paris’ last request? - “thou be merciful, Open the tomb, lay me with Juliet”. (p.4, l. 4). Paris’ last request last request is to be laid next to Juliet. 3. Why does Paris think Romeo has come...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Death, Juliet Capulet 1259  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    The balcony scene of Romeo and Juliet occurs just after Romeo leaves the Capulet party to go find Juliet. He climbs a wall bordering the Capulet property and leaps down into the Capulet orchard. Benvolio and Mercutio follow Romeo to the orchard but leave under the assumption that Romeo does not want to be found. In Act 2 Scene 2 Romeo hides in the orchard under Juliet’s balcony, expressing his love for her to him self as she does the same about him, until their thoughts join and they begin to exchange...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Love 1133  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Essay

    Restraints. Romeo and Juliet’s impulses and self-control used in Romeo and Juliet. In the play of Romeo and Juliet, many characters show how they cannot handle the pressure that they are faced with which leads to impulse and action which is taken without thinking it through. Many of the characters show a lack of self-control and exaggerations which leads to broken-hearts and many unfortunate situations which result in deaths and miscommunications. Over the course of Romeos love life, he tends to act on...

    Benvolio, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet 1005  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Does Shakespeare Use Dramatic Devices in Act 3 Scene 1 of ” Romeo and Juliet” in Order to Make It Such an Interesting, Exciting and Important Scene?

    Devices In Act 3 Scene 1 Of ” Romeo And Juliet” In Order To Make It Such An Interesting, Exciting And Important Scene? Romeo and Juliet is an Elizabethan play set in Verona. It tells the story of the Montague’s and Capulet’s, 2 families who have a deep hatred for each other. However the story takes a turn for the worst when Romeo; Montague and Juliet; Capulet become entwined in a dangerous love rollercoaster. Act 3, scene 1 is the scene I have been studying and therefore will be the scene I will be...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1775  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Not in Love

    Romeo and Juliet Analysis William Shakespeare’s play “Romeo and Juliet” is a popular known love story between two opposites. If you look deeply into the story you will realize that it is not a story of love, but a story about rebellious children. Romeo comes from a poor family with very little, whereas Juliet comes from a rich family with a very popular name. With the two families so very different, the children are told not to have any interaction with the other family. With both Romeo and Juliet...

    2007 films, Drama films, English-language films 931  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Timeline

    Act: Scene |Day |Time of day |What happened | | |1:1 |Sunday |Morning |Montague and Capulet servants fight in the street, Fight stopped by Prince | | | | |Romeo is crying over Rosaline who doesn’t want to marry him | |1:2 |Sunday |Afternoon |Paris talks to Lord Capulet about marring...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio, Romeo and Juliet 746  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Examine Shakespeare's treatment of relationships in Romeo and Juliet. In this essay I will be examining William Shakespeare's treatment of relationships in Romeo and Juliet. Shakespeare was born in 1564 in Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire and was alive during the Elizabethan era. He was an English poet and playwright widely regarded as the greatest writer of the English language. He wrote at least thirty seven plays and also wrote poems. His plays were comedies, histories and tragedies and some...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 2303  Words | 6  Pages

  • Discuss the different attitudes towards Love and Marriage presented in Act 3 scenes 4 and 5 of Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet"

    Modern audiences would blame Paris for not courting Juliet, however in Shakespeare's time Paris would have been considered as behaving in a much more proper fashion than Romeo. Private courting between young people, illustrated in Romeo and Juliet, was officially disapproved of. There are many types of love in the two scenes, for example Paris's love. Paris is the man Juliet's parents think is fit for her; however this arranged marriage does not involve love - love was not a feeling, it was a commitment...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Love 1683  Words | 5  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet and Friar Laurence

    Romeo and Juliet Act Two (study guide)   [pic] Explain the Prologue. ACT TWO - SCENE ONE: Explain the dramatic irony in this scene. The audience knows what Mercutio does not, that calling on Rosaline’s charms will no longer produce Romeo, who now loves Juliet. ACT TWO - SCENE TWO: (This is the most famous scene in the entire play.) 1. Fill in the blanks in this paraphrase of Romeo's soliloquy (lines 1-32) Shh! What light is at the window? Juliet shines through the window like the sun rises...

    Benvolio, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio 1321  Words | 4  Pages

  • "Romeo and Juliet": Act 1 Scene 5

    In William Shakespeare's play Capulet. This adds to the scene being so dramatically effective as do other happenings throughout the length of the scene. These include the speech of Capulet and the happy and joyous mood of the party, The romantic speech of Romeo, The hatred and harshness of Tybalt's speech, a direct contrast with that of Romeo's and the drama when the two lovers, Romeo and Juliet first meet. The scene is central to the plot because it sets up a chain of events leading to a tragic...

    Drama, Juliet Capulet, Literature 871  Words | 3  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Act 5 Scene 3

    Romeo and Juliet act in 5 scene 3 Romeo and Juliet was written by William Shakespeare around 1594. The play Romeo and Juliet is about two start crossed lovers who were born into a world with an ‘ancient grudge’. This automatically leads to Romeo and Juliet’s death. This sorrowful play was performed in Globe Theatre as there was large number of people who entirely wanted to watch this interesting play immediately. According to the play it contains a strong violent, and conflict, however Shakespeare...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1989  Words | 5  Pages

  • romeo juleit

    In Act 1 Scene 5, Shakespeare presents the relationship between Romeo and Juliet as sacred. This is evident from Romeo's words to Juliet, " If I profane with my unworthiest hand/ This holy shrine, the gentle sin is this". Romeo is comparing Juliet's hand to a holy place which is unworthy to be visited by Romeo's hand. "My lips, two blushing pilgrims, ready stand/ To smooth that rough touch with a tender kiss." These words by Romeo again do the job of making it clear to the audience that the relationship...

    John Gielgud, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1488  Words | 4  Pages

  • Summary of Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet Act I Scene I This scene takes place in Verona, Italy, on a public street. Gregory and Sampson, who are part of the Montague household, are looking for some trouble. Abram and Baltizar, part of the Capulet household are there also. Due to fact that the Capulet's and Montague's are enemies, they start fighting. The prince comes out and interrupts the fight. He warns them if they keep fighting they will be persecuted. Romeo, the son of Montague, cannot be found. Montague ask...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1970  Words | 6  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Themes

    the most important themes in Romeo and Juliet? Compare and contrast how these themes are represented in Shakespeare’s play and Lurhrman’s film adaptation. In your answer: * Discuss 2 key themes * Consider which key characters embody these themes * Make detailed reference to at least 2 key scenes per theme * Highlight similarities AND differences between the film and the play * Discuss language, film and dramatic techniques BODY: Act 1, scene 1 – THEME: LOVE (compare Shakespeare...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Drama, Love 1138  Words | 4  Pages

  • Romeo and Juliet Balcony Scene

    Set in Verona, William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet shows the disastrous effect of love in the lives of the play’s key characters, Romeo and Juliet. The balcony scene of the Shakespeare’s play and Baz Luhrmann’s film is the most significant and important scene of the whole play. This scene serves to establish Romeo and Juliet’s love, it illustrates the barrier between the ‘pair of star-crossed lovers’, and how they confess their lover for each other and decide to get married in spite of the...

    Baz Luhrmann, Characters in Romeo and Juliet, First Folio 863  Words | 3  Pages

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