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_____ 1. When Juliet was critical of Romeo's first kiss, she said,
A. "My lips, two blushing pilgrims, await thee."
_____ 2. The first and second acts are
A. preceded by prologues
_____ 3. The real meaning of "Wherefore art thou Romeo?" is
_____ 4. Shakespeare shows Friar Lawrence gathering herbs in order to
A. demonstrate the contemporary knowledge of drugs
_____ 5. The extremely hot weather in Act III, S. I
A. helps to inflame the tempers of both families
_____ 6. Mercutio says, "A plague o' both your houses!" to indicate
A. that the Montagues and Capulets were getting on his nerves
_____ 7. "...'tis not so deep as a well, nor so wide as a church door" refers to
A. Benvolio's big mouth
_____ 8. When Juliet talks of the word which "hath slain ten thousand Tybalts" she is referring to
_____ 9. "Methinks I see thee, now thou art below, As one dead in the bottom of a tomb." is an example of
A. Senecan foreboding
_____ 10. The closing lines of the play are
A. "For never was a story of more woe Than this of Juliet and her
11. Contrast Romeo and Juliet's personalities in the balcony scene.
12. What is Paris' role in the play? How does he cause Romeo and Juliet's downfall?
13. Compare the Nurse's and the Friar's roles as counsellors to Romeo and Juliet.
14. Follow the images of light and dark through the play.
15. Trace Juliet's growing sense of isolation.