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Romeo and Juliet Act 1 Scene 1

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Verona, Italy
What place is the setting of the play
Continuous feuding; old grudges
What is the relationship between the two households
Sonnet
What is the name of the poetic form Shakespeare uses for the prologue
A C E
B D F G
A C E G
B D F
Rhyme scheme of a sonnet
Chorus (narrator)
Who said the quote "a pair of star crossed lovers take their life"
2 lovers are doomed to die by fate (uncontrollable forces)
What is the meaning of the quote "a pair of star crossed lovers take their life"
Foreshadowing
What is the literary term for the quote "a pair of star crossed lovers take their life"
Sunday AM
Setting of scene one
Thumb biting
What is the insulting gesture given
Sampson to Abram
Who bit his thumb at whom
Benvolio
Who wants to stop the fighting
Tybalt
Who wants to keep fighting
He needs a crutch not a sword because he is old
How does lady capulet tease lord capulet
Prince escalus
Who said the quote "three civil brawls, bred of and airy word
By thee, old capulet and montague
Have thrice disturbed our streets"
3 fights have happened over a stupid insult
What is the meaning of the quote "three civil brawls, bred of and airy word
By thee, old capulet and montague
Have thrice disturbed our streets"
The heads of houses will die
What is the penalty if another fight happens
Romeo is sad and wanes do be alone
What information does benvolio give lord and lady montague
Romeo is bottling up his emotions
What does montague mean in lines 114-126
Lead feather, cold fire, bright smoke
Romeos oxymorons
The girl (rosaline) does not love him back
Why is Romeo sad