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  • 1. Story by: William Shakespeare Slideshow by: Irene Tsui, Jessica Yarnes, and Sarah Rhodes
  • 2.
    • Shakespeare’s plays consist of 5 acts.
  • 3.
    • Romeo’s cousin
    • A Montague
  • 4.
    • Family members include:
      • Lord Capulet
      • Lady Capulet
      • Juliet
      • Tybalt
      • Nurse
      • Peter
      • Sampson
      • Gregory
    • They hate the Montagues!
  • 5.
    • The cunning of Diana, the Roman goddess of chastity, the moon, and hunting, who was not interested in men.
    • Quote: “She’ll not be hit with Cupid’s arrow. She hath Dian’s wit, And, in strong proof of chastity well armed, From love’s weak childish bow she lives uncharmed.”
  • 6.
    • Young girls
    • Quote: “ At my poor house to behold this night Earth-treading stars that make dark heaven light.
  • 7.
    • The priest who marries Romeo and Juliet
    • Supplies Juliet with the potion
    • Scolded Romeo for being so fickle in love
  • 8.
    • When Juliet found out Romeo is banished
    • When Juliet found out she had to married Paris
    • Juliet’s parents when they found out Juliet doesn’t want to married Paris
  • 9.
    • Between Montagues and the Capulets
    • Capulets towards their daughter when they found out she doesn’t want to marry Paris
    • Romeo towards Tybalt after Tybalt killed Mercutio
  • 10.
    • Romeo is intrigued with Rosaline at first, then Juliet
  • 11.
    • A Capulet
    • Fell in love with Romeo
    • Forced to marry Paris
    • Died at the end
  • 12.
    • All started with a kiss at the feast
    • Quote: “you kiss by th’ book”
    • Quote: “Let lips do what hands do!”
  • 13.
    • Juliet’s father
    • Selected Paris for Juliet
    • Makes all of the decisions for the Capulets
  • 14.
    • Family members include
      • Lord Montague
      • Lady Montague
      • Romeo
      • Benvolio
      • Balthasar
      • Abram
    • They hate the Capulet family
  • 15.
    • Took care of Juliet since she was born
    • Was the messenger for Romeo and Juliet
    • Part of Capulet’s family
  • 16.
    • Capulet’s orchard
    • Where Romeo and Juliet meets
    • Where Juliet confirms Romeo’s love
  • 17.
    • Want to marry Juliet
    • Juliet doesn’t like him
    • Prince’s relative
  • 18.
    • Romeo was on a quest to win Rosaline’s heart at first
    • Paris was on a quest to marry Juliet
  • 19.
    • Romeo liked her at first
    • Doesn’t want to be married
    • Romeo compared her with Diana, the goddess of chastity, moon, and hunting.
  • 20.
    • Juliet committed fake suicide to get out of the marriage
    • Romeo committed suicide when he found out Juliet is “dead”
    • Juliet committed suicide when she found out Romeo is dead
  • 21.
    • Killed Mercutio
    • Romeo killed him after
    • Juliet’s cousin
  • 22.
    • In “Romeo and Juliet,” the sides of the story are unbalanced.
    • Two examples are:
      • Families at war
      • Juliet loves Romeo, but is being forced to marry Paris
  • 23.
    • Where the Capulets and the Montagues lives
    • Where the story started
  • 24.
    • Waif: Homeless person; stray animal or thing
    • Romeo, being banished, may be homeless/stray
  • 25.
    • Literal definition: fear or hatred of foreigners
    • Metaphorically speaking, the fear or hatred of the Mantagues and Capulets towards each other as “foreign” figures.
  • 26.
    • Young love symbolizes Romeo and Juliet’s love in their youth.
  • 27.
    • High point of anything, in this case, climax of a story
    • In “Romeo and Juliet,” the zenith, or climax, was when Romeo was banished and Juliet was being forced to accept Paris’ marriage offer.