|Why is Paris at Friar Laurence’s Cell? (scene 1)
|To plan the wedding to Juliet.
|What reason does Paris give for the hasty marriage? (1)
|It will make Juliet happy.
|How does the Friar react to the news of this new marriage? (1)
|He feels pressured and knows that Juliet will refuse to marry Paris because of her strong love for Romeo.
|Characterize the conversation between Paris and Juliet when they meet at Friar Laurence’s cell.
|Juliet is short and a bit sarcastic while Paris is loving and sure.
|How does Paris react to Juliet in these lines? (1)
|He does not realize what Juliet is trying to do and doesn’t understand her double entendre.
|What plan does the friar come up with to help Juliet?
|He gives her a potion to fake her death.
|How does Romeo fit in to the plan? (1)
|He is the person who is supposed to be there beside Juliet when she wakes up.
|How does Juliet respond to the Friar’s plan?
|She takes the potion even though she has dark and troubling doubts.
|What happens to put Capulet into such a good mood?
|Juliet apologizes to him and agrees to marry Paris.
|Why does Capulet move the wedding up to Wednesday?
|Lord Capulet wants to be rid of the mourning over Tybalt’s death.
|How does Juliet continues to deceive her family in this scene?
|She pretends to be happy and lets them think that she will marry Paris.
|What is Lady Capulet most concerned about when she hears that her husband has moved up the wedding date?
|not be enough time to prepare for the wedding
|How does Capulet moving up the date of the wedding complicate things for the friar’s plan? (2)
|This shortens the amount of time for him to get his message to Romeo.
|How does Juliet explain the friar’s actions in her soliloquy? (3)
|Juliet thinks Friar Laurence may be trying to kill her to save himself.
|How does Juliet feel about drinking the potion?
|She is doubting the plan because she thinks the potion may be poison and that she may go insane.
|Who is sent to wake up Juliet?
|What is Nurse going to find when she goes to awaken Juliet?
|She is going to find a dead Juliet.
|Describe the reactions of Nurse, Lady Capulet and Lord Capulet to Juliet’s “death.”
|They are confused and upset.
|Who said “Death hath lain with thy wife. There she lies,/Flower as she was, deflowered by him./Death is my son in law, Death is my heir;/My daughter he hath wedded. I will die/And leave him all. Life, living, all is Death’s.” What are the literary devices being used?
|1. Speaker= Lord CapuletAudience= Friar Lawrence3. Dramatic Irony and personification because we know that Juliet isn’t dead, but Capulet doesn’t.
|How does the friar respond to the commotion surrounding Juliet at this moment? What does he say to the adults? Why isn’t Friar worried?
|The Friar gets upset because he says that she is in Heaven and he is not worried because he knows about the potion.
Romeo and Juliet: Act 4
August 18, 2019