romeo and juliet

a reference to some event, person, place, or artistic work, no directly explained or discussed by the writer; it relies on the reader’s familiarity with the item referred to. allusion
puns, double entendres, and malapropisms word play
literary device that achieves humor or emphasis by playing on ambiguities. pun
a kind of pun in which a word or phrase has a second, usually sexual meaning. double entendre
the capulates Juliet is apart of what family ?
Capulate and Lady Capulate who are Juliet’s parents?
tybalt who is Juliet’s cousin?
the nurse who was the one that raised Juliet?
Gregory, Sampson, and Peter who are the servants in the Capulate house?
The Montagues Romeo is apart of what family ?
Montague and Lady Montague who are Romeo’s parents?
Benvolio who is Romeo’s cousin?
Abram and Balthasar Who are the servants in the Montague house?
The House of Escalus Prince Escalus (Prince of Verona) is apart of what house ?
Paris who is related to the prince and wants to marry Juliet?
Mercutio who is related to the prince but is also friends with Romeo?
The Montagues and the Capulates Which families are apart of the long going fued?
the death of Romeo and Juliet what event ends the family fued?
The Montagues and Capulates get into a fight what happens in the very beginning of the play?
make peace what does Benvolio try to do when he first comes on scene?
the prince wants everyone to stop fighting what does the prince want from the servants and families?
sitting underneath the grove of sycamore (a tree) where is Romeo during the fight?
•Romeo is sad because he loves so deeply and he is depressed that the girl does not love him back.•Rosaline •why is romeo sad? •what makes him feel this way?
Benvolio said Romeo should look for other girls to stop thinking about Rosaline what is Benvolio’s advice to Romeo?
13 years old How old is Juliet?
Lammas Eve (July 31st) when is Juliet’s birthday?
Capulate allows Paris to try to “woo”, or impress, Juliet. what does Capulate allow Paris to do?
Because the servant does not know how to read Why does the Servant give Romeo the letter for him to read?
the letter is an invitation list to Capulate’s party What does the letter say?
This is their plan to sneak into the Capulate party what is the plan that Romeo and Benvolio describe?
because montegues are not allowed at capulate parties why do they have to sneak into capulates party?
they will wear masks how does Romeo and Benvolio plan to sneak into the party?
the nurse took care of Juliet when Juliet was born what is the relationship because the nurse and Juliet?
because Lady Capulate got married at a very young age why does Lady Capulate want Juliet to get married?
he is telling Romeo how dreams are nothing why does mercutio tell the story about queen mab?
•Romeo dreams that something will go wrong at the party•represents foreshadowing •what is Romeo’s dream?•what does it represent?
he thought she was the most beautiful girl he has ever seen. what are Romeo’s thoughts when he first sees Juliet?
They get upset but say they can’t live w/o each other because they fell in love. What reaction do each Romeo and Juliet have when they find out that the other is an enemy family?
Juliet’s house Instead of returning home, where does Romeo go after the party at Capulets ?
Devil What name does mercutio mention when calling for Romeo?
He over hears her talking out loud on her balcony How does Romeo learn that Juliet loves him?
He said that love helped him over What does Romeo say helped him climb over the high walls of the capulet orchard and find Juliette window ?
Vows What do Romeo and Juliet exchange?
Get married WHat do Romeo and Juliet plan to do the next day?
The sun To what does Romeo compare Juliet’s beauty?
The nurse Who keeps interrupting the balcony scene?
Because the moon is constantly changing Why did Juliet ask Romeo not to swear on the moon?
Plants/flowers What is friar Laurence’s special skill/area of knowledge ?
To try and help the families come back together and stop fighting Why does friar agree to marry Romeo and Juliet?
Mercutio because Romeo didn’t come home after the party so he thinks Romeo is still upset over Rosaline. Who has sent Romeo a challenge and why?
Saying she needs to go to confessions What excuse did Juliet give for going to friar Laurence’s chambers?
Friar Laurence’s cell Where are Romeo and Juliet to be married ?
By a rope ladder How does Romeo plan to get to Juliet’s window?
9:00 am At what time did Juliet send the nurse to see Romeo and find out weddings plans?
3 hours How long has Juliet been waiting for the nurse to return with the news from Romeo?
She teases Juliet but avoiding her questions and not answering her. How does the nurse react when she finally returns?
The nurse thinks Romeo is good looking and polite and she agrees that they should get married How does the nurse feel about Romeo and the potential marriage ?
Acting too soon What does the friar warm Romeo about again?
So much that it is uncountable How much do the lovers say their love has grown?
2 people. The nurse and friar Laurence Other than Romeo and Juliet, how many other people know about the marriage ?
Friar Laurence’s cells. Where does the marriage take place?