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Parts of plays

STUDY
PLAY
R and J: Exposition
the fight scene in verona
R and J: Exciting force
Romeo goes to the capulet party
R and J: Rising Action
Romeo goes to the capulet party
R and J: Climax
Romeo is banished
R and J: Falling Action
Paris and Juliet are engaged by her father against her will
R and J: Catastophe
Romoe and Juliet kill themselves
Oedipus Rex: Exposition
the famine
Oedipus Rex: Conflict
Tieresias's claim about Oedipus
Oedipus Rex: Rising Action
Oedipus accuses Creon of treason
Oedipus Rex: Climax
Oedipus finds out Polybus wasn't his father
Oedipus Rex: Falling Action
Oedipus's mother commits sucide
Oedipus Rex: Resolution
Oedipus is exiled
Prologus
beggining, intro
Parados
chorus enters
Chorugus
the chorus gives audience point of view
Episode
the scenes
Odes
the conclusion of each scene
Exodus
the ending scene
Role of the chorus
to influence the audience's emotions
Oedipus Rex: Reversal of Situation
when oedipus realizes that Polybus wasn't his father
Oedipus Rex: Recognition
when oedipus realizes the prophecies were right
Oedipus Rex: Suffering
When Oedipus blinds himself and is exiled