• Romeo and Juliet Diary Entries
    Dear diary, as it is the first time I am writing to you, I would like to tell a little concerning myself. My name is Romeo, and I come from the Montague family, with my dad Mr. Montague and my mum Lady Montague. I am sixteen. Not that I have a high regard for myself, but I have to say that I am quit...
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  • Semiotic Analysis on Romeo and Juliet
    Semiotics lies in every design, because people, especially the ruling class always attempts to instill their ideology to people in working class by making people believe in myths. I have applied it to the music video "Kissing you" which featured in "Romeo and Juliet (1996)" film. This music video...
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  • Appropriation in Romeo and Juliet
    Appropriation is defined as the means to change a text for a particular purpose or for a type of people. Baz Luhrmann’s kaleidoscopic film appropriation of Romeo and Juliet (1996) presents a modern interpretation of the late 16th century play Romeo and Juliet written by William Shakespeare. In his...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    ROMEO & JULIET JOURNAL ENTRIES Journal entries should be approximately two pages (double-spaced) in length. They should be in order, in your journal duo-tang. Include the date at the top of each entry. Respond to the following in complete sentences and paragraphs. Observe the following:...
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  • Romeo and Juliet Pack
    English Reading Assessment Objectives: o AF1: use a range of strategies, including accurate decoding of text, to read for meaning o AF2: understand, describe, select or retrieve information, events or ideas from texts and use quotation and reference to text o AF3: deduce, infer or i...
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  • Romeo and Juliet 90 Second Speech
    ROMEO AND JULIET SPEECH Have you ever met someone At a ball, got married the next day, had your Best friend killed by your wife’s cousin, killed Your wife’s cousin, got banished from your Hometown, Had your wife fake death, get hunted Down by police trying to find your Wife, findi...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    Romeo and Juliet There are lots of differences in the movie and in the book. One example is that the movie is taken/set in the modern day world, as in the book its Shakespeare time. Another difference is when Lady Montague didn’t die at the end; the audience was expecting that to happen. Anot...
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  • Romeo and Juliet Acts 4 and 5 Summary
    Act IV, Scene II Capulet, the Nurse, and some servants are preparing the wedding when Juliet returns and begs Capulet’s pardon. He forgives her immediately, and he is so happy about Juliet’s obedience that he changes the wedding day to Wednesday. Juliet: I have learnt me to repent the sin of...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    Romeo & Juliet Dear diary, Tonight, was a magical night. It all began as Mercutio, Benvolio and 5 other masquerades wandered the dark streets to enter a Capulet ball, in disguise. As we made our way down the stony path, Mercutio teased me about love, after my heart was broken by Rosaline. A...
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  • Romeo and Juliet, Baz Luhrmann
    I believe that Baz Luhrmann has created a very effective prologue and version of Act 1 Scene 1 of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, using visual images and landmarks along with the language to aid the audience in understanding the story. Using the media throughout, Luhrmann makes the situations easie...
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  • 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 horri...
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  • explore how shakespeare shows conflict in romeo and juliet act 1 scene 1 act 3 scene 1
    Sample units of work Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, GCSE Globe Education Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet by Georghia Ellinas and Michael Jones Year 7: Romeo meets Juliet Year 8: What’s in a name? Year 9: Father or Lover? GCSE: The presentation of conflict...
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  • Compare and contrast the way that family conflicts are presented in Romeo and Juliet and the opening of the King Lear.
    Juliet has a strained relationship with her mother, who loves her but is rather distant. It is the Nurse who has brought Juliet up, having been her wet-nurse and then her Nanny and continues to be employed by the Capulets in this capacity. It is no surprise, then, that Juliet finds the...
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  • Romeo and Juliet vs. West Side Story
    Romeo and Juliet Prologue: Enter Chorus Chorus Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. (Prologue 4) From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lover...
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  • Romeo and Juliet Movie Comparison
    In Franco Zeffirelli’s 1968 version of Romeo and Juliet, is a traditional adaptation of Shakespeare’s original Romeo and Juliet, with some variations. Baz Luhrmann directed the 1996 version, also known as the MTV Romeo † Juliet. This version is very modernized, but keeps the language intact...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    The Elizabethan period saw the rise in the popularity of theatres and during this time the staging of plays moved from inn-yards to the building of huge outdoor amphitheatres, such as the Globe, which were used for the summer seasons and the building or renovation of indoor theatres, used in the Win...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    GCSE English Coursework "Romeo and Juliet" The play of Romeo and Juliet is based around Fate, Love and Misery. Throughout the play all of the above are clearly shown. The following essay is going to explain the way that Juliet's emotions change throughout Acts 3 and 4. So far Juliet has b...
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  • ROMEO AND JULIET
    Taylor Cocke ELA 9 Ms. Evans 21 February 2013 Shakespeare’s Paradoxical Nature of Life William Shakespeare’s tragedy of two star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families, entails a variety of conflicting figurative language. Sound devices, imagery,...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    A 2-page entry in Juliet's teenage diary re: after meeting Romeo at the party (use 3 quotes) (remember, Juliet is just 14, so write in the voice of teenager) Dearest Diary, Tonight I met him. He was so beautiful! He even has a name that would roll of one's tongue….Romeo. How wonderful...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    Dear Diary, I am so excited for Juliet’s wedding which will take place in a few hours. She will marry one of the finest young men in Verona, named Paris. Despite, the loss of Romeo, Juliet has been incredibly distressed and troubled, but her marriage to Paris will improve her dismal...
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