Romeo and Juliet Prologue Study Guide Questions

Who speaks the Prologue? The Chorus
What is the purpose of the Prologue? to introduce the audience to what is going to happen later on in the story.
In what poetic form is this Prologue? A sonnet
Copy down lines 5 and 6. Explain the importance of these two lines. “From fourth the fatal loins of these two foesA pair of star-crossed lovers take their life.”to show the two lovers from opposite families will commit suicide
Why does Shakespeare tell us how the story is going to end? idk?