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English-Romeo & Juliet-Acts 3-5
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot
when the audience knows more than the characters
lets audience know what a character's thinking or feeling
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!
A plaque o'both your houses! i am sped
O i am a fortunes fool!!
Romeo slew Tybalt, he must not live
indirect reference within work of something that audience is expected to know
"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"
"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"
"Death lies on her like an untimely frost upon the sweetest flower of all the field"
"She's not best married that lives marrried long, but she's best married that dies married young"
"Her body sleeps in Capel's monument, & her immortal part with angels live"