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English-Romeo & Juliet-Acts 3-5

STUDY
PLAY
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
Foreshadowing
the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot
Dramatic Irony
when the audience knows more than the characters
Soliloquy
lets audience know what a character's thinking or feeling
Oxymoron
an expression in which two words that contradict each other are joined
"I pray the, good mercutio, let's retire. The day is hot, the capels are abroad & if we meet, we shall not scape a brawl"
Said by: To:
Benvolio to Mercutio
"Romeo, the love i bear thee can afford no better term than this: thou are a villian"
Said by: To:
Tybalt to Romeo
O calm, dishonorable, vile submission!
Said by:
Mercutio
A plaque o'both your houses! i am sped
Said by:
Mercutio
O i am a fortunes fool!!
Said by:
Romeo
Romeo slew Tybalt, he must not live
Said by:
Lady Capulet
Allusion
indirect reference within work of something that audience is expected to know
Balthasar
Romeo's servant
Abram
Montegue's servant
Peter
Nurse's servant
Sampson
Capulet's servant
Gregory
Capulet's servant
"wilt thou be gone? its not yet near day.. it was the nightingale, and not the lark, that pierced the fearful hollow of thine ear"
Said by:
Juliet
"Farewell! God knows when we shall meet again. I have a faint cold fear thrills through my veins that almost freezes the heat of life"
Said by;
Romeo
"Death lies on her like an untimely frost upon the sweetest flower of all the field"
Said by:
Romeo
"She's not best married that lives marrried long, but she's best married that dies married young"
Said by:
Lord Capulet
"Her body sleeps in Capel's monument, & her immortal part with angels live"
Said by;
Balthazar