Romeo And Juliet Act 2 Flash Cards

What is Romeo doing at the beginning of Act 2? He was jumping over the Capulets’ wall to see Juliet
What uneasy feeling doing Friar Lawrence have? He is worried because of Romeo and Juliet; their families are enemies
Why does Friar Lawrence agree to perform the wedding? He wants to help Romeo
What time will Juliet send word to Romeo the following day? Exactly at 9 o’clock in the morning
Why is Friar Lawrence surprised by Romeo’s decision to marry Juliet? Romeo loved Rosaline just a day ago and Juliet is a Capulet
What is Juliet’s mood as scene 5 opens? She is impatient and excited
What does Mercutio think is in the letter? A challenge
Who has sent a letter to the house of Montegue? Tybalt
What concern does Friar Lawrence express about the marriage? That the parents will find out
What prophetic statement does Friar Lawrence make at the close of scene 3? Wisely and slowly; those who run, trip
What is happening at the beginning of scene 1? Romeo is going to see Juliet
Who calls to Juliet when she is on the balcony talking to Romeo? Nurse
What excuse does Nurse use to delay giving Juliet the news rom Romeo? She was telling Juliet her back aches
Who says the words, “Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow that I shall say good night till it be morrow?” Juliet
What is Juliet’s fear? Her and Romeo are going too fast and that her parents will find out about her being married
While Mercutio is teasing Romeo, who interrupts them? Nurse
When is the wedding of Romeo and Juliet to be held? It will happen that same day
Why is Juliet able to go to Friar Lawrence’s cell? She had told her mother she was going to church