Romeo and Juliet Act 2

“Good night, good night. Parting is such sweet sorrow” oxymoron
“Scurcy Knave” epithet
“Else would I tear the cave where Echo lies” allusion
“Hence will I to my ghostly friar’s close cell, his help to crave and my dear hap to tell” rhyming couplet
“I pray to you sir, what saucy merchant was this that was so full of his ropery?” malaprop
“Arise fair sun and kill the envious moon” personification
“to seek him here that means not to be found. He jests at scars that never felt a wound.” near rhyme
Romeo: “and badst me bury love”Friar: “not in a grave to lay one in, another out to have” death imagery
Nurse: “I desire some confidence with you”Benvolio: “She will endite him to some supper” malaprop
“Ah, that same pale-hearted wench, that Rosaline. / Torments him so that he will sure run mad.” dramatic irony
“You gave us the conterfeit fairly last night” pun
“I am no pilot; yet were thou as far / As that vast shore washed with the farthest sea, I would adventure for such merchandise.” nautical imagery
“Wisely and slow. They stumble that run fast” foreshadowing
“This which we call a rose / by any other name would smell as sweet / so Romeo would, were he not Romeo called.” simile
“At lover’s perjuries, they say Jove laughs” allusion
“She would be as swift in motion as a ball” simile
Friar Lawrence is first shown in the drama gathering herbs
Tybalt challenged Romeo to a duel because Romeo had intruded at Capulet’s feast
The Nurse expresses herself in a rambling manner
Juliet stands at her window lamenting Romeo’s family name
In the scene outside Juliet’s window, Romeo says that since it is night, he fears that the scene with Juliet is all a dream
When Romeo first tells Friar about meeting and falling in love with Juliet, the Friar praises Romeo for getting over Rosaline but scolds him for loving someone new so quickly
Friar Lawrence agrees to marry Romeo and Juliet becasue he feels that the marriage might end the feud between the two families
Juliet goes to the friar’s cell on the pretext of going to confession
The character who “loves to hear himself talk” is Mercutio
“That which we call a ____ / by any other name would smell as sweet” rose
Juliet tells Romeo not to swear by the moon because the moon is inconstant
“God pardon sin! wast thou with Rosaline?” (wst?) Friar
“Ah, the same pale hard-hearted wench, that Rosaline, torments him so that he will sure run mad” (who said it?) Mercutio
“Or if thou thinkest I am too quickly won / I’ll frown and be perverse and say thee nay” (wst?) Juliet
“Wisely and slow. They stumble that run fast” (who said it?) Friar
“And for thy name, which is no part of thee / Take all myself” (wst?) Juliet
“Beshrew your heart for sending me about / to catch my death with jauncing up and down!” (wst?) the Nurse
“I take thee at thy word. / Call me but love, and I’ll be new baptized” (wst?) Romeo
“Therefore love moderately; long love doth so / too swift arrives as tardy as too slow.” (wst?) Friar
“O wilt thou leave me so unsatisfied?” (wst?) Romeo
“i have no joy of this contract tonight. It is too rash, to unadvised, too sudden.” (wst?) Juliet
“Young men’s love then lies, not truly in their hearts, but in their eyes” (wst?) Friar
“This alliance may so happy prove / to turn your households’ rancor to pure love” (wst?) Friar
“What satisfaction canst thou have tonight?” (wst?) Juliet
“Good Peter, to hide her face, for her fan’s the fairer face” (wst?) Mercutio
“Oh, that I were a glove upon that hand. That i might touch that cheek” (wst?) Romeo
When Rome falls in love with Juliet, he immediately confides in Benvolio. False
The Nurse’s servant, Peter, is quick to defend her against the rude treatment she receives from Mercutio and his friends. False
Mercutio and the Nurse, though belonging to different social classes, have some personality traits in common. True
In scene V we see that though the Nurse loves Juliet, she can behave cruelly toward her. True
Benvolio and Mercutio blame Juliet for Romeo’s absence after the party False
Like Act I, Act II begins with a prologue. True
Juliet recognized Romeo outside her balcony by his voice. True
Romeo and Mercutio engage in a battle of wits. True
Romeo devises the rope plan so he and Juliet can consummate their marriage. True
The Nurse returns to Juliet by noon to give her Romeo’s message. False

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