Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

dramatic irony example

Act 4, scene 5 - Juliet is found dead in her bed - they all think that she is dead/ she is not dead - "Lady, lady, lady!—
Alas, alas! Help, help! My lady's dead!"

another dramatic irony example

Act 3, Scene 2 - the nurse weeps (for Tybalt), but at fist she never openly states who she is weeping for. Juliet misinterprets her and thinks that Romeo has been killed. (its actually Tybalt) "Alack the day! He's gone, he's killed, he's dead!"

another dramatic irony example

Act 3, Scene 5 - Lady Capulet thinks that Juliet is crying over Tybalt's death when she is actually crying over Romeo. "Evermore weeping for your cousin's death?" Juliet mixes her words in order for Lady Capulet to think that she is speaking badly of Romeo when actually she is proclaiming her love for him. "Indeed, I never shall be satisfied With Romeo, till I behold him—dead—"

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set