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Romeo and Juliet Act II

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Who was the "old desire" in the prologue of act II
Rosaline
What was Juliet referred to in the prologue of act II
Young affection
What attracted Romeo and Juliet to each other
Their looks
Why does Mercutio make a speech about Rosaline
Because him and Benvolio are looking for Romeo and he thinks if he makes fun of Rosaline, Romeo will come out and defend her
Is Romeo trespassing in Capulet's orchard
YES
Does Juliet know Romeo is listening to her
NO
What does Romeo compare Juliet to
The sun
What does Romeo compare Juliet's eyes to
Stars
How does Juliet react when she finds out Romeo was listening to her
She is extremely mad and upset
Who says "What man art thou that, thus bescreened in night, So stumblest on my counsel?"
Juliet
Who says "If they do see thee, they will murder thee." And who are they talking to
Juliet; Romeo
Who says "O swear not by the moon, the inconstant moon, that monthly changes in her circled orb"
Juliet
Why doesn't Juliet want Romeo to swear by the moon
Because the moon is constantly changing and Juliet doesn't want their love to change or fade away
Why Juliet worried about her and Romeo's love
It came about so quickly and it could fade just as quickly
Who is NOT worried about their love: Romeo or Juliet
Romeo
What will Romeo do if he truly wants to marry Juliet
Juliet will send a messenger and Romeo will tell the messenger when and where they will get married
"Yet I should kill thee with much cherishing" is an example of what literary device
Foreshadowing
What is Juliet trying to say when she makes an allusion to Echo
She wishes should could speak Romeo's name out loud but she has to whisper because she doesn't want to wake her parents
What is Friar Laurence's speech about
Good and evil exist in plants and herbs just as they exist in men and women
Where does Friar Laurence think that Romeo has been all night
With Rosaline
What is Friar Laurence's initial reaction when he finds out about Romeo falling in love with Juliet
Surprised
Why does Friar Laurence think Romeo loves Juliet
Only for her looks
Does Friar Laurence agree to marry Romeo and Juliet
Yes
Who says "Poor Romeo, he is already dead! Stabbed with a white wench's black eye" and what do they mean
Mercutio and he means that Romeo's love life has already taken him over and killed him
Who does Tybalt want to fight
Romeo
Who is the prince of cats according to Mercutio
Tybalt
Who calls Tybalt the prince of cats
Mercutio
How does Mercutio insult the nurse
He calls her fat and ugly
Who says "A sail! A sail!" when they see the nurse coming
Mercutio
What does Mercutio mean when he says "Good Peter, to hide her face; for her fan's the fairer of the two"
The fan is prettier than the nurse
Who says "Some means to come to shirft this afternoon; and there she shall at Friar Laurence' cell, be shrived and married."
Romeo
Why does Romeo try to give the nurse money
Because Mercutio made fun of her
Why is Juliet upset with the nurse when she comes back from talking to Romeo
Because the nurse is tired from running around for Juliet
Does Romeo want to marry Juliet
YES
What does Friar Laurence compare Romeo's passion to
Gunpowder
Who says "but my true love is grown to such excess, I cannot sum up sum of half my wealth"
Juliet
Who says "I conjure thee by Rosaline's bright eyes, by her high forehead, and her scarlet lip."
Mercutio
Who says "It is the east and Juliet is the sun."
Romeo
Who says "If that thy bent of love be honorable, Thy purpose marriage, send me word tomorrow"
Juliet
Who says "I would have thee gone- and yet no farther than a wanton's bird"
Juliet
Who says "Bondage is hoarse and may not speak aloud; Else would I tear the cave where Echo lies."
Juliet
Who says "God pardon sin! Wast thou with Rosaline."
Friar Laurence
Who says "Pardon, good Mercutio. My business was great, and in such a case as mine a man may strain courtesy
Romeo