English Vocabulary Lesson 12 Sentences

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appall

Tybalt was appalled when he found out that a Montague was at a Capulet's party.

constraint

The dispute between their two families put a constraint on Romeo and Juliet's love.

dissuade

Juliet's family tried to dissuade Juliet from marrying Romeo.

falter

Juliet's maid faltered in thought of Juliet marrying Romeo.

frail

Lord Capulet looked so frail that it looked like he would break his hip if he fell.

hypothetical

Hypothetically speaking, a Montague should never fall in love with a Capulet.

irate

Tybalt was irate when he found out that a Montague was at a Capulet's party.

peninsula

There was no land that stretched out from the mainland and surrounded by water in Romeo and Juliet.

placid

The night was placid until Romeo jumped the fence into the Capulet's house.

prejudice

Tybalt was prejudice against Romeo because he thought Romeo was bad just because he was a Montague.

prelude

The party where Romeo met Juliet was a prelude to their relationship.

profane

Tybalt had profane thoughts about having Montagues at a Capulet's party.

puny

The Capulet's house the opposite of puny.

ruthless

If Romeo would have been caught after the Capulet's party, the guards would have been ruthless in their treatment of him.

skirmish

The Capulet's and the Montagues had started a skirmish in the town center.

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