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Romeo Montague

From Self- absorbed to Strong- Willed: The Metamorphosis of Romeo Montague “Oh Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?” (II.ii) Juliet Capulet’s question about Romeo’s character may interest many people while being enthralled with William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, because Romeo Montague does not act as a typical male protagonist in the play. Unlike the typical protagonist, Romeo transforms into a whole new person through the scenes. Instead of obtaining a physical change, he has gone through...

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Romeo and Juliet - The Capulet and Montague Fued

Prologue to Romeo and Juliet, the Chorus tells us of an "ancient grudge" between two households of equal dignity that has broken out into a "new mutiny" that will cause blood to flow in the streets of Verona and will ultimately result in the deaths of the "star-cross'd lovers." The Chorus points to the heads of these two families as the source of the strife at hand, the rage of their parents causing the deaths of their children. We soon learn the surnames of the warring clans, Capulet and Montague, and...

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lover and Romeo & Juliet; with one being a poet and the other a play writer, they both display two star crossed lovers who will each defy against everything they know to be with one another. One theme that went again everything they knew was Romeo &Juliet’s defying nature against their families and tradition. During Romeo & Juliet both of their family’s disapproved of their relationship, for one main reason both characters belonged to two different rival groups, Capulet and Montague, which...

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Romeo and Juliet Analysis

 Romeo & Juliet Assessments:
 #1 Significance Passage Annotation & Paragraph Name: Kasey Bain
 Play: Romeo & Juliet
 Writer: William Shakespeare 
 Course: ENG1D1
 Date Submitted: May 23, 2014
 Date of Submission: May 14, 2014 
 Romeo and Juliet Annotations! 
 This annotation is significant because it is one of the earliest mentions of the character relationship between Rosaline and Romeo. Also, it deals with the theme of love vs. lust. In this...

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"Romeo and Juliet": Act 1 Scene 5

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 end and wide spread confusion. At the start of Act 1 scene 5, Capulet turns...

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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo & Juliet Essay Fate, most people don’t even believe in it; in fact some don’t even know what it is. There are many definitions of Fate, but most seem to revolve around something like a force—in which no one can control—in life. But one of the few people—in that small percentage—that do believe in fate, so happens to include William Shakespeare himself, and he tries to proof Fate to be true through figurative language and incidents, in his book Romeo and Juliet. This story is about two families...

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Romeo & Juliet Essay

Tomas E. Honors English 9A 30 September 2013 “Romeo and Juliet” Essay The play “Romeo and Juliet”, written by William Shakespeare, is considered one of the most famous plays ever written. The story is about two “star-crossed lovers”, Romeo and Juliet, who are part of two feuding families. Juliet is a Capulet and Romeo is a Montague. Eventually the difficulties of being from two families that hate each other lead to their deaths. Romeo drinks a poison that kills him and Juliet stabs herself because...

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Romeo and Juliet and West Side Story Comparison Essay

inspired by the author of Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare. William Shakespeare inspired Ernest Lehman because of the obvious similarities in theme, plot and the characters of both of their stories. Inspiration can be the best way to jumpstart your own imagination and is especially helpful when it comes to the theme of a story. The themes of both Romeo and Juliet and West Side Story are very similar. The theme of masculine pride is apparent in both stories. In Romeo and Juliet it is clearly...

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Love Lessons in Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Shakespeare uses the idea of love to exemplify how one can be blinded by love, the dangers that come with love and the realization that love doesn’t necessarily always lead to happiness. The first instance of what love teaches in this play is that Romeo and Juliet were both blinded by love. When they fell in love, they did not always consider anything else happening around them, but their focus and main thoughts consisted of each other. The first time Romeo saw Juliet...

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

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. It means that she is in love with Romeo, and not just list for him if she is willing to give up being...

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