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25 terms
English - Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare
wealthy family
gentry
fundamental education
theatral impresario
wohlhabende Familie
Adel
Grundausbildung
Leiter eines Theaters
wealthy family
wohlhabende Familie
gentry
Adel
38 terms
English - Romeo and Juliet/Shakespeare
List Shakespeare's dates.
Where was Shakespeare born?
How many plays did Shakespeare write?
How many sonnets did Shakespeare write?
April 23, 1564 - April 23,1616
Stratford-Upon-Avon
37 plays
154 sonnets
List Shakespeare's dates.
April 23, 1564 - April 23,1616
Where was Shakespeare born?
Stratford-Upon-Avon
13 terms
English Romeo and Juliet/Shakespeare
When was Shakespeare born?
When did Shakespeare die?
What's Shakespeare's wife's name?
How old were they when they got married?
April 23 1564
April 23 1616
Anne Hathaway
He was 18, she was 26
When was Shakespeare born?
April 23 1564
When did Shakespeare die?
April 23 1616
9 terms
English: Romeo and Juliet; Shakespeare
How many kids did Shakespeare have?
How many plays did Shakespeare write?
All actors were _______
The theater was open all afternoons bu…
3
37
men
plague
How many kids did Shakespeare have?
3
How many plays did Shakespeare write?
37
24 terms
Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet//English
pun
comic relief
foils
metaphor
joke that uses a play on word
humor used to relief tension during a serious scene
characters that show qualities that in contrast with qualitie…
makes an implicit, implied, or hidden comparison between 2 th…
pun
joke that uses a play on word
comic relief
humor used to relief tension during a serious scene
29 terms
English- Shakespeare + Romeo and Juliet
What did most Elizabethans consider a…
Who is the English Renaissance named a…
What city was on its way to becoming t…
Who suffered from poor diet and living…
drama
Queen Elizabeth (1558-1603)
London
Commoners
What did most Elizabethans consider a…
drama
Who is the English Renaissance named a…
Queen Elizabeth (1558-1603)
47 terms
english shakespeare/ romeo & juliet
elizebethen
make money
acting/ poet
plaugue
during what period of english history did shakespeare write
what was shakespeares main reason for writing, performing, en…
how did shakespeare first become famous
what cause shakespeare to write poems instead of plays
elizebethen
during what period of english history did shakespeare write
make money
what was shakespeares main reason for writing, performing, en…
18 terms
English Romeo and Juliet shakespeare language
Wherefore-
Go to go to-
'Tis-
Art-
Why
Stop it, stop it
It is
Are
Wherefore-
Why
Go to go to-
Stop it, stop it
17 terms
English Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
Basic Plot of Events
Setting
Romeo Montague
Juliet Capulet
Two families called the Montagues and the Capulets hate each…
Verona, Italy, 1500's
14-15 years old, part of the Montague family and loves Juliet
13-14 years old, part of the Capulet family and loves Romeo
Basic Plot of Events
Two families called the Montagues and the Capulets hate each…
Setting
Verona, Italy, 1500's
13 terms
english final- shakespeare/romeo and juliet
sonnets
puns
slapstick comedy
comic relief
a poem of fourteen lines that follows a strict rhyme scheme a…
example: I wasn't originally going to get a brain transplant,…
horse play comedy
comic episodes in a dramatic or literary work that offset mor…
sonnets
a poem of fourteen lines that follows a strict rhyme scheme a…
puns
example: I wasn't originally going to get a brain transplant,…
13 terms
English Final: Shakespeare/Romeo and Juliet
romeo
themes
nurse
mercutio
○ Cannot forget about a girl ... ○ Knows that she is the only gi…
-children vs adults... -blind love... -fate vs free will... -dreams ... -…
-Sees Juliet as a daughter... - Rambles... - Listens to Juliet more…
-mayble ugly?... -down to earth... -comic relief
romeo
○ Cannot forget about a girl ... ○ Knows that she is the only gi…
themes
-children vs adults... -blind love... -fate vs free will... -dreams ... -…
15 terms
ENGLISH FINAL - SHAKESPEARE/ROMEO AND JULIET
what is a sonnet?
describe a shakespearean sonnet
what is iambic pentameter?
describe a heartbeat
fourteen line poem written in iambic pentameter ... employ one o…
three quatrains and a couplet... abab, cdcd, efef, gg... usually in…
rhythm and meter in which poets and playwrights wrote in eliz…
dee DUM dee DUM dee DUM... consists of a line of five iambic fee…
what is a sonnet?
fourteen line poem written in iambic pentameter ... employ one o…
describe a shakespearean sonnet
three quatrains and a couplet... abab, cdcd, efef, gg... usually in…
25 terms
English: Romeo and Juliet: Shakespeare Backstory
Describe how public theaters were built.
Performances were only given during....
What were the less wealthy people call…
What is the name of the place where th…
Around roofless courtyards without artificial lighting
Daylight hours
Groundlings
The pit
Describe how public theaters were built.
Around roofless courtyards without artificial lighting
Performances were only given during....
Daylight hours
12 terms
shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet
Capulets and Montagues
Juliet Capulet
Romeo Montague
Benvolio
Name of the two feuding families of Verona, Italy.
Teenage daughter of Lord and Lady Capulet who falls in love w…
Teenage son of Lord and Lady Montague who falls in love with…
Romeo's cousin who persuades Romeo to go to the Capulet party…
Capulets and Montagues
Name of the two feuding families of Verona, Italy.
Juliet Capulet
Teenage daughter of Lord and Lady Capulet who falls in love w…
55 terms
Shakespeare / Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare was born in....
Shakespeare was baptized and is burrie…
The time in which nothing is known abo…
Shakespeare's acting company was calle…
1564
Holy Trinity Church in Stratford Upon Avon
The 7 Lost Years ( also called the 7 Dark Years)
The Lord Chamberlain's Men (later became known as the King's…
Shakespeare was born in....
1564
Shakespeare was baptized and is burrie…
Holy Trinity Church in Stratford Upon Avon
29 terms
english Shakespeare and Romeo & Juliet test
shakespears birth and death year
where was Shakespeare born?
married? children?
time period?
1564-1616
Stratford on Avon in England
Anne Hathaway and 3
renaissance and Elizabethan
shakespears birth and death year
1564-1616
where was Shakespeare born?
Stratford on Avon in England
English Shakespeare and Romeo & Juliet Test
Who is Prince Escalus?
Who is in the House of Capulet?
Who is Lord Capulet?
Who is Lady Capulet?
the ruler of Verona
Lord Capulet, Lady Capulet, Juliet, Nurse, Tybalt, Sampson, a…
Lord Capulet is Juliet's father and head of the Capulet famil…
Lady Capulet is Juliet's mother. She is much younger than her…
Who is Prince Escalus?
the ruler of Verona
Who is in the House of Capulet?
Lord Capulet, Lady Capulet, Juliet, Nurse, Tybalt, Sampson, a…
22 terms
English Shakespeare quiz/Romeo and Juliet background
Diolog
Stage directions
Prolouge
Chorus
Conversation between charecters
Notes in the play that describe how the action should be perf…
An opening speech that introduces the plays main characters,…
A figure or group of figures who comment on plays actions
Diolog
Conversation between charecters
Stage directions
Notes in the play that describe how the action should be perf…
26 terms
English 1 Final- Shakespeare/Romeo and Juliet
William Shakespeare
Stratford Upon Avon
Anne Hathaway
Elizabeth I
widely acknowledged as the world's greatest english-language…
Shakespeare's birthplace
Shakespeare's wife
ascended the throne in 1558, she was the daughter of King Hen…
William Shakespeare
widely acknowledged as the world's greatest english-language…
Stratford Upon Avon
Shakespeare's birthplace
45 terms
Archaic Words- Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet
art
an, and
anon
aught
are
if
soon; Coming!; right away!
anything; anything at all
art
are
an, and
if
25 terms
Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet
William Shakespeare
a tragedy
a comedy
Juliet and Tybalt
Who wrote Romeo and Juliet?
What type of play is Romeo and Juliet?
A humorous piece of writing or show
Who are two Capulet's?
William Shakespeare
Who wrote Romeo and Juliet?
a tragedy
What type of play is Romeo and Juliet?
22 terms
English literary elements for Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare)
Oxymoron
Pun
Paradox
Malapropism
expression with contradictory words : a phrase in which two w…
play on words : a humorous use of words that involves a word…
statement that seems contradictory but that actually may be t…
unintentional use of wrong words: the misuse of a word throug…
Oxymoron
expression with contradictory words : a phrase in which two w…
Pun
play on words : a humorous use of words that involves a word…
Shakespeare/Romeo and Juliet Exam
Where was Shakespeare born?
Who was Shakespeare's wife?
What were the names of Shakespeare's t…
When did Shakespeare get popular?
Stratford-upon-Avon
Anne Hathaway
Hamnet, Susanna, and Judith
By the end of the 1590's
Where was Shakespeare born?
Stratford-upon-Avon
Who was Shakespeare's wife?
Anne Hathaway
16 terms
Romeo and Juliet/Shakespeare
When was Shakespeare born
What kind of plays did Shakespeare write
Groundlings
Meter
1564 in England
Histories, Comedies, Tragadies
Audience members that stood in inexpensive places
Systematically arranged and measured rhythm in a verse or poem
When was Shakespeare born
1564 in England
What kind of plays did Shakespeare write
Histories, Comedies, Tragadies
10 terms
English Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet Vocabulary Words
Wanton
Partisan
Covert
Gall
describes something excessive, uncontrolled, or even cruel.
describes something that is prejudicial towards a point of vi…
is an operation that is secret or hidden ; not openly practic…
describes something irritating, like someone very rude (to ga…
Wanton
describes something excessive, uncontrolled, or even cruel.
Partisan
describes something that is prejudicial towards a point of vi…
13 terms
Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet
1564-1616
Tragedy
The Globe
five plays
Shakespeare lived during this time period?
Romeo and Juliet is considered what genre of play?
Which of the following was the primary theatre for the perfor…
Shakespeare is credited with writing 154 sonnets and approxim…
1564-1616
Shakespeare lived during this time period?
Tragedy
Romeo and Juliet is considered what genre of play?
10 terms
Honors English 1 Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet
Soliloquy
A side
Blank verse
Chorus
a lengthy speech in which a character- usually on stage- expr…
a brief comment by a character revealing his or her feelings
unryhmed verse written in iambic pentameter (5 metrical feet)
a figure or a group of figures who comment on a plays action)…
Soliloquy
a lengthy speech in which a character- usually on stage- expr…
A side
a brief comment by a character revealing his or her feelings
21 terms
English Literary terms- Shakespeare (Romeo and Juliet)
Alliteration
Assonance
Rhyme
Rhythm
...
...
...
...
Alliteration
...
Assonance
...
44 terms
English Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet List of Allusions
Aurora
Cupid
Dian
Ethiop
The goddess of dawn in Roman mythology
The God of erotic love in Roman mythology
Diana, goddess of the hunt in Roman mythology
A person from Ethiopia, a country in Africa
Aurora
The goddess of dawn in Roman mythology
Cupid
The God of erotic love in Roman mythology
49 terms
English 1: Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet review
How many documents exist with shakespe…
How many plays did shakespeare write
Birthplace
Born
12, each time it is spelled differently
37 altogether
Stratford-on-avon
1564
How many documents exist with shakespe…
12, each time it is spelled differently
How many plays did shakespeare write
37 altogether
56 terms
William Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet English 9
forthright
impetuous
valiant
impartial
frank
sudden action, emotion, or violence
brave
fair
forthright
frank
impetuous
sudden action, emotion, or violence
25 terms
ENGLISH FINAL EXAM REVIEW Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet
When was William Shakespeare born?
Where was Shakespeare born?
How many children were there in Willia…
How many of William's sibling die very…
April 23, 1564
Stratford-upon-Avon
8
3
When was William Shakespeare born?
April 23, 1564
Where was Shakespeare born?
Stratford-upon-Avon
15 terms
Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet
playwright
jest
envious
grief
skuespillforfatter
erte
misunnelig
sorg
playwright
skuespillforfatter
jest
erte
25 terms
English Mid-Term Exam (Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet)
Pun
Comic Relief
Foils
Metaphor
A Joke that uses "play on words"
Humor used to relieve tension during serious scenes
Two characters that are in contrast of qualities
Something that is the same as something unrelated
Pun
A Joke that uses "play on words"
Comic Relief
Humor used to relieve tension during serious scenes
24 terms
Shakespeare; Romeo and Juliet
Fate
Globe Theater
Drama
Tradegy
destiny
Built in 1599, this is a famous theater in London where many…
A play.
a play inwhich a major character suffers a downfall
Fate
destiny
Globe Theater
Built in 1599, this is a famous theater in London where many…
18 terms
Shakespeare- Romeo and Juliet
prithee
wherefore
marry
hither
"I pray thee"
why
indeed
here
prithee
"I pray thee"
wherefore
why
Characters in Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet"
Juliet
Romeo
Benvolio
Mercutio
Lord and Lady Capulet's daughter. She is presented as a young…
The Montague's son, who is loved and respected in Verona. He…
Montague's nephew and friend of Romeo and Mercutio. Benvolio…
Kinsman to the prince and friend of Romeo. His name comes fro…
Juliet
Lord and Lady Capulet's daughter. She is presented as a young…
Romeo
The Montague's son, who is loved and respected in Verona. He…
Shakespeare - Romeo and Juliet.
cursing
bawling
ruffian
idle
calling on God to do harm to someone
crying loudly
A tough or rowdy person
Lazy
cursing
calling on God to do harm to someone
bawling
crying loudly
12 terms
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE - ROMEO AND JULIET
ACT
SCENE
PROPS
ASIDE
A subdivision of the play.
Further subdivision of a play.
All of the stage furniture, objects etc.
Words spoken by an actor directly to the audience, which are…
ACT
A subdivision of the play.
SCENE
Further subdivision of a play.
63 terms
Romeo and Juliet/Shakespeare
Year that Shakespeare died
Year the Globe was built
Year the Globe was opened to the public
The poor spectators, known as Groundli…
1616
1598
1599
the floor
Year that Shakespeare died
1616
Year the Globe was built
1598
10 terms
Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet quotes
A pair of star-crossed lovers take the…
Why then, O brawling love, O loving ha…
Good night, good night. Parting is suc…
Thus with a kiss I die.
...
...
...
...
A pair of star-crossed lovers take the…
...
Why then, O brawling love, O loving ha…
...
12 terms
Romeo and Juliet // Shakespeare
1564
Stratford-upon-Avon
18
26
The year Shakespeare was born
The place where Shakespeare was born
How old Shakespeare was when he married
The age of Shakespeare's wife when she married
1564
The year Shakespeare was born
Stratford-upon-Avon
The place where Shakespeare was born
20 terms
Romeo and Juliet - Shakespeare Made Easy
honorable (adj)
fortune (n)
valiant (adj)
masquerade (n)
having or showing honesty and good moral character
something that happens by chance - luck
very brave or courageous
a party at which people wear masks and often costumes
honorable (adj)
having or showing honesty and good moral character
fortune (n)
something that happens by chance - luck
30 terms
Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare Facts
Shakespeare lives on through the words…
Shakespeare's writing shows an insight…
Shakespeare's life is shrouded in
Shakespeare lived in a time of
Plays
Human
Mystery and complexities
expansion, conquest, exploration, pride in the English language
Shakespeare lives on through the words…
Plays
Shakespeare's writing shows an insight…
Human
63 terms
Romeo and Juliet/Shakespeare
Year that Shakespeare died
Year the Globe was built
Year the Globe was opened to the public
The poor spectators, known as Groundli…
1616
1598
1599
the floor
Year that Shakespeare died
1616
Year the Globe was built
1598
20 terms
Romeo and Juliet Prologue & Shakespeare notes
The play takes place in the town of
Romeo and Juliet are the two ____of fe…
The play lasts for ________hours
According to the Prologue the play end…
Verona
children
2
death
The play takes place in the town of
Verona
Romeo and Juliet are the two ____of fe…
children
63 terms
Romeo and Juliet: Shakespeare
What time period he lived in
Where he was born
Birthday/When he died
Family Status
1564 - 1616
in Stratford-upon-Avon
considered to be April 23, which is also the day he died
born to middle class family, but both of his parents were ill…
What time period he lived in
1564 - 1616
Where he was born
in Stratford-upon-Avon
88 terms
Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet Vocab
Naught
Belligerence
Pun
Swashing
Nothing
Warlike
Play on words
Slashing
Naught
Nothing
Belligerence
Warlike
57 terms
Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet Act I
inheritance
to mock
juxtaposed
devastated
Erbe
sich lustig machen über
entgegengesetzt, gegenübergestellt
verzweifelt
inheritance
Erbe
to mock
sich lustig machen über
28 terms
Shakespeare/ Romeo and Juliet unit
Alliteration
Allusion
Archaic words
Aside
Repetition of a particular constant sound for the purpose of…
Refrence to something outside the work in which it appears (…
Words that are no longer in use or whose meaning have changed…
Technique of having the character speak directly to the audie…
Alliteration
Repetition of a particular constant sound for the purpose of…
Allusion
Refrence to something outside the work in which it appears (…
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