Romeo and Juliet dramatic techniques
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is an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
is a remark by a character in a play intended to be heard by the audience but not by the other characters.
a verse without rhyme, esp. that which uses iambic pentameter.
A conversation between two or more people as a feature of a book, play, or movie.
be a warning or indication of (a future event).
The expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect.
A part of a play involving such an act.
A poem of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhyme schemes, in English typically having ten syllables per line.
An event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress, such as a serious accident, crime, or natural catastrophe.
A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.
A figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, (e.g., as brave as a lion).