|At the beginning of the scene, why does Benvolio think that there will be a fight?
|It’s hot outside, and the Capulet’s are out and about
|What does Mercutio acuse Benvolio of in lines 15-30
|he accuses Benvolio of being a guy who fights a lot
|When Tybalt and Mercutio first begin arguing, what does Benvolio try to get them to do?
|he tries to calm them down
|What does Tybalt call Romeo?
|he calls him a villain
|Why won’t romeo fight Tybalt?
|He loves Juliet, and doesn’t want to fight him because he is now family
|What does Mercutio think the reason Romeo refuses to fight?
|he is a coward
|Why does Mercutio keep repeating, ” A plague o’ both your houses?”
|because its foreshadowing that everyone is going to die
|What does Romeo say that Juliet’s love has done to him?
|it has made him weaker
|Why does Romeo call himself “fortune’s fool”?
|he has bad luck
|When Benvolio relates to the Prince what happened, what does he say Romeo tried to do before Mercutio was killed?
|he tried to break up the fight
|What does Lady Capulet accuse Benvolio of?
|What is Romeo’s punishment for killing Tybalt?
|Why is Juliet so impatient for the Nurse to return?
|She wants to know the latest news on Romeo and she is waiting for the rope ladder
|Describe Juliet’s rapidly changing attitude towards Romeo in this scene.
|First, she is upset with Romeo for killing Tybalt. Then she is affectionate towards him, because he is her husband, and she should defend him. Then she feels yearning for him
|What piece of news has upset Juliet the most?
|What does the nurse promise to do?
|she promises to bring Romeo to comfort a sad Juliet
|How does Romeo react to the news of his banishment?
|He wants to kill himself. and He is ungrateful because everyone else will get to see Juliet, but he won’t
|Romeo tells Friar Laurence that he cannot know or understand how he feels. Why?
|Friar has never felt real love before and he has never loved someone else
|What argument does Friar Laurence use to prevent Romeo from killing himself?
|Juliet’s alive, Tybalt’s dead, and he got a lighter punishment
|What does the Nurse give to Romeo
|the ring from juliet
|What does Capulet tell his wife to say to Juliet?
|Juliet will be getting married to Paris on Thursday
|As Romeo is preparring to leave Juliet, what argumetn does she use to convince him to stay?
|it is still night, because she hears the nightingale
|What is it that convinces Juliet a bit later that Romeo should leave?
|She doesn’t want Romeo to get caught by her mother
|Just as Romeo is about to descend the rope ladder and leave Juliet, what does Juliet say about the way he looks?
|he looked pale and like he was in a tomb
|Why does Lady Capulet think Juliet is crying?
|Because Tybalt is dead
|When Lady Capulet threatens to send someone to Mantua to poison Romeo, what does Juliet say?
|Indeed, I never shall be satisfiedWith Romeo, till I behold him—dead—Is my poor heart for a kinsman vexed.
|After Lady Capulet breaks the news about Paris, what is Juliet’s response?
|She doesn’t want to marry Paris on Thursdayshe would rather marry Romeo (whom Lady Capulet thinks is her enemy)
|If Juliet’s mother does not arrange to delay the marriage, what will Juliet do?
|What is Capulet’s reaction to Juliet’s threats?
|he threatens to kick Juliet out of the house, and to hit her
|What is the Nurse’s advice to Juliet
|Forget about romeo and marry Paris
|How does Juliet’s attitude change toward the Nurse?
|she is never going to trust her again
|What “scheme” does Juliet devise to get rid of the Nurse and to get out of the house?
|she needs to go to church and make a confession
|why do Mercutio and Tybalt fight in scene 1?
|because Mercutio was standing up for Romeo
|why does Mercutio mean when he says, “A plague on both your houses!”
|he is cursing both of the houses and foreshadowing that they will both die
|what does Romeo mean when he says, “I am fortune’s fool.”?
|Bad things keep happening to him
|What ironic news does Juliet’s mother tell her?
|You are going to marry Paris in 2 days
|What does Juliet’s father tell her about her refusal to marry Paris?
|That he will kick her out.
English 2 Romeo And Juliet Act 3
August 18, 2019