Romeo and Juliet Quiz 2

Who does Mercutio and Benvolio think Romeo is with after the party? Roseline
What does Romeo compare Juliet to? The sun, and that she kills the darkness in him (the moon) ¨It is the east, and Juliet is the sun! Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon.¨
Why does Juliet want Romeo to have some other name? So that there families are not enemies, making it easier to be together.
When Juliet discovers Romeo at her balcony, what does she fear? What does this say about her character? She fears that the guards will see him and kill him. t says that she is very caring, and more practical then him since he is like lost in his thoughts being so in love.
What is the agreement that Romeo and Juliet make after meeting at the balcony? The agreement is to sleep on it and if he is still in love with her, they will runaway and get married.
Refrain Repeated word, phrase, line, or group of lines.
Rhyme The occurrence of similar or identical sounds at the end of two or more words.
Couplet A series of two rhymed lines with a pattern of A, meaning that the ends of the two lines rhyme with each other.
Meter Generally regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry.
Iambic Pentameter The Rhythm in which Shakespeare writes his plays and his sonnets; One line of verse contains five iambs. This line is ten syllables long with an alternating pattern of unstressed and stressed syllables.
Blank Verse Poetry is written in unrhymed iambic pentameter, ¨blank¨ means the poetry is not rhymed; this is the major form of verse in Shakespeare’s plays.
Free Verse A form of poetry that does not have a regular rhythm or rhyme scheme.
Paradox An apparently contradictory statement that actually reveals some truth.
Oxymoron Two contradictory terms (jumbo shrimp, found missing..)
Pun A play on the multiple meanings of a word or on two words that sound alike but have different meanings.
When Juliet is alone and says her feelings out loud, what literary device is being used: “Romeo, Romeo, Wherefore art thou Romeo Deny thy father and refuse thy name and if thou wilt I’ll not longer be a Capulet” This is a soliloquy
What literary device is being used with SOLES and SOUL:”You have dancing shoesWith nimble SOLES. I have a SOUL of leadSo stakes me to the ground I cannot move.” This is a pun
Look at the two words in capital letters, SORROW and MORROW. What literary device is being used:”goodnight, goodnight, parting is such sweet SORROW that I shall say goodnight till it be MORROW” This is rhyme
What literary device is being used: “O brawling love, O loving hate” This is an oxymoron
The prologue is an example of what meter? iambic pentameter
How many iams are in each line of iambic pentameter? five
Who speaks in blank verse in Romeo and Juliet? The upper class
Who speaks in free verse in Romeo and Juliet The lower class
Who says, “If they do see thee they will murder thee…I would not for the world they saw thee here.” Juliet
Who says: “I have no joy of this contract tonight.It is too rash, too unadvised, too sudden,Too like the lightning, which doth cease to beEre one can say “It lightens.”” Juliet
Who says, “Love goes toward love as schoolboys from their books/ But love from love, toward school with heavy looks.” Romeo
Who says, “Then plainly know my heart’s dear love is set/ On the fair daughter of rich Capulet.As mine on hers, so hers is set on mine,” Romeo
Who says, “Is Roseline, whom thou didst love so dear,/ So soon forsaken? Young men’s love then lies/ Not truly in their hearts, but in their eyes.” Friar Lawrence
Who says, “’tis not hard, I think,/For men so old as we to keep the peace.” Capulet
Who says, “I know not how to tell thee who I am.My name, dear saint, is hateful to myselfBecause it is an enemy to thee.Had I it written, I would tear the word.” Romeo

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