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  1. Complication
  2. Tragic Flaw
  3. Friar's Plan 1
  4. Foot
  5. Example of Climax
  1. a a metrical unit composed of stressed and unstressed syllables. For example: an iamb or iambic foot is represented by, that is, an unaccented syllable followed by an accented one. (iambic pentameter=5 sections of 2 syllables, =10 syllables per line, and unstressed, stressed, unstressed, stressed)
  2. b a weakness or limitation of character, resulting in the fall of the tragic hero
  3. c Mercutio and Tybalt die
  4. d Let time go by, move to Mantua, see Juliet, ask Prince's forgiveness, make marriage public
  5. e an intensification of the conflict in a story or play. _____ builds up, accumulates, and develops the primary or central conflict in a literary work

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a contrast between what is said and what is meant, or between what happens and what is expected to happen in life and in literature (verbal, situational, dramatic)
  2. a privileged, exalted character of high repute, who, by virtue of a tragic flaw and fate, suffers a fall from glory into suffering
  3. a character who contrasts and parallels the main character in a play or story
  4. Romeo and Juliet
  5. Romeo thinks Juliet is dead, and Juliet wakes up to find Romeo dead

5 True/False questions

  1. Example of CatastropheRomeo and Juliet killing themselves


  2. Example of Tragic FlawRomeo and Juliet's hastiness


  3. Example of DenouementRomeo thinks Juliet is dead, and Juliet wakes up to find Romeo dead


  4. Example of AsideBalthasar telling the audience that he will stay because he doesn't trust Romeo


  5. Soliloquya speech in a play that is meant to be heard by the audience but not by other characters on the stage. If there are no other characters present, the ____ represents the character thinking aloud.