Romeo and Juliet- Act 3

brave and noble gallant
noisy fight fray
to officially order someone to leave a country or region as a punishment banishment
an even that causes serious damage, or causes a lot of people to suffer calamity
to praise someone or something formally or publicly commend
great skill in using your hands or your mind dexterity
to defeat someone or something prevail
to make someone accept a situation even though they do not like it; to solve an argument; to forgive someone reconcile
shocking and morally bad; evil vile
to dislike something very much, usually because you think it is immoral; to hate with a passion abhor
military martial
able to move quickly and easily agile
a period of time in which you live or work away from home or the place that you prefer exile
What does Benvolio mean by this? “The day is hot, the Capels are abroad, And, if we meet, we shall not ‘scape a brawl.” The heat may drive the Capulets and Montagues into a quarrel
Who says this? “Come, come, thou art as hot a Jack in thy mood as any in Italy; and as soon moved to be moody, and as soon moody to be moved.” Remember that here he is saying that Benvolio likes to fight (which isn’t true) Mercutio
Who says this? “…Why, thou wilt quarrel with a man that hath a hair more or a hair less in his bread than thou hast. Thou wilt quarrel with a man for cracking nuts, having no other reason but because thou hast hazel eyes… etc.” Mercutio
What is important about what Mercutio says here? “And but one word with one of us? Couple it with something; make it a word and a blow” Mercutio brings up the fighting here
What is this? “Consort? What, dost thou make us minstrels? And thou make minstrels of us, look to hear nothing but discords” pun
Who says this? ” We talk here in the public haunt of men. Either withdraw unto some private place, Or reason coldly of your grievances. Or else depart, Here all eyes gaze on us.” Benvolio
Who says this? “Romeo, the love i bear thee can afford no better term than this: thou art a villain.” Tybalt
Who says this? “Tybalt, the reason that I have to love thee Doth much excuse the appertaining rage To such a greeting. Villain am I none. Therefore farewell. I see thou knowest me not. Romeo
Who says this? “I do protest I never injured thee, But love thee better than thou canst devise Till thou shalt know the reason of my love; And so, good Capulet, which name I tender As dearly as mine own, be satisfied.” Romeo
What is Romeo telling them here? “Tybalt, Mercutio, the Prince expressly hath Forbid this bandying in Verona streets. Hold, Tybalt! Good Mercutio! stop fighting
What Mercutio doing here? “I am hurt. A plague a both houses! I am sped. Is he gone and hath nothing? a curse on the houses
What is this? MERCUTIO: “Aye, aye, a scratch, a scratch. Marry, ’tis enough. Where is my page? Go, villain, fetch a surgeon.” litote
What is this? “No, ’tis not so deep as a well, nor so wide as a church door” litote
What is this? “Ask for me tomorrow, and you shall find me a grave man” (2 things) foreshadowing and pun
What is Romeo saying here? “O sweet Juliet, Thy beauty hath made me effeminate And in my temper soft’ned valor’s steel!” he blames Juliet
What is this? “This day’s black fate on moe days doth depend; This but begins the woe others must end.” foreshadowing
What is this? “…for Mercutio’s soul Is but a little way above our heads” death imagery
What is this? LADY CAPULET: “Prince, as thou art true, For blood of ours shed blood of Montague. O cousin, cousin!” dramatic irony (she is blaming Romeo)
Who says this? ” He is a kinsman to the Montague. Affection makes him false, he speaks not true. Some twenty of them fought in this black strife, And all those twenty could but kill one life. I beg for justice, which thou, Prince, must give. Romeo slew Tybalt; Romeo must not live.” Lady Capulet
What is this? “Let Romeo hence in haste, Else, when he is found, that hour is his last.” near rhyme
What is this? “Come, civil night, Thou sober-suited matron all in black, and learn me how to lose a winning match” personification
What is this? “Give me my Romeo; and when I shall die, Take him and cut him out in little stars, and he will make the face of heaven so fine that all the world will be in love with night and pay no worship to the garish sun” death imagery
What is this? ” O, I have bought the mansion of a love, But not possessed it; and though I am sold, Not yet enjoyed.” metaphor
What is this? “Hath Romeo slain himself? Say thou but “Ay,” And that bare vowel “I” shall poison more Than the death darting eye of cockatrice, I am not I, if there be such a “Ay”, or those eyes’ shot that makes thee answer “ay”, if he be slain, say “ay”; or if not, “no” pun
What is this? “O serpent heart, hid with a flow’ring face! Did ever dragon keep so fair a cave?” metaphor
What are these? “Dove-feathered raven! Wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of divinest show! Just opposite to what thou justly seem’st- A damned saint, an honorable villain!” oxymorons
What is this? “Was ever book containing such vile matter So fairly bound? O, that deceit should dwell in such a gorgeous palace!” metaphor
What is this? “There is no end, no limit, measure bound, in that word’s death; no words can that woe sound” death imagery
What is Juliet saying she is planning to do here? “Come, cords; come, nurse, I’ll to my wedding bed; And death, not Romeo, take my maidenhead!” kill herself
Who says this? “Be patient, for the world is broad and wide” Friar Lawrence
Who says this? “There is no world without Verona walls, But purgatory, torture, hell itself. Hence banished is banished from the world, And world’s exile is death.” Romeo
Why does Romeo say he is worse off than the dogs, cats, and flies? Because they can be with Juliet
What is this? “But Romeo may not, he is banished. Flies may do this but I from this must fly.” pun
What is this? “Hadst thou no poison mixed, no sharp-ground knife, no sudden mean of death, though ne’er so mean, But “banished” to kill me- “banished”? (2 things) pun and forshadowing
What is Romeo saying to Friar Lawrence here? ” Thou canst not speak of that thou dost not feel. Wert thou as young as I, Juliet thy love…” He doesn’t understand love because he is a priest
What is this? ” Death’s the end of all” foreshadowing
What is this talking about? “Murdered her kinsman, O, tell me, friar, tell me, in what vile part of this anatomy doth my name lodge? Tell me, that I may sack the hateful mansion.” suicide
What is the Friar saying here? “Art thou a man? Thy form cries out thou art; Thy tears are womanish, thy wild acts denote the unreasonable fury of a beast.” grow up
What is the Friar saying here? “Hast thou slain Tybalt? Wilt thou slay thyself? And slay thy lady that in thy life lives, By doing damned hate upon thyself?” Romeo will be the cause of 3 deaths if he kills himself
What are these reasons for? “Thy Juliet is alive, for whose dear sake thou wast but lately dead, there art thou happy. Tybalt would kill thee, but thou slewest Tybalt. There are thou happy. The law, that threat’ned death, becomes thy friend and turns it into exile. There art thou happy.” reasons Romeo shouldn’t kill himself
What is the friar saying here? “Either be gone before the watch be set, or by the break of day disguised from hence, sojourn in Mantua. I’ll find out your man, and he shall signify from time to time.” be out of the house by sunset
What is this? “Sir, Paris, I will make a desperate tender of my child’s love, I think she will be ruled in all respects by me; nay more, i doubt it not.” dramatic irony
Will Paris and Juliet have a large or small wedding? small
What is this? “Night’s candles are burnt out, and jocund day stands tiptoe on the misty mountaintops” (2 things) metaphor and personification
What is this? “Let me ta’en, let me be put to death, I am content, so thou wilt have it so.” (2 things) dramatic irony
What is this? “Come death, and welcome! Juliet wills it so. How is’t, my soul? Let’s talk, it is not day.” death imagery
Who is the “life” in this situation? “JULIET: then, window, let day in, and let life out.” Romeo
What is this? O God, I have an ill-divining soul! Methinks I see thee, now thou art so low, as one dead in the bottom of a tomb. Either my eyesight fails, or thou lookest pale.” (2 things) foreshadowing and inverted ending
What is this? “LADY CAPULET: evermore weeping for your cousin’s death? What, wilt thou wash him from his grave with tears? And if thou couldst, thou couldst not make him live. Therefore have done. Some grief shows much of love’ But much of grief shows still some want of wit. JULIET: Yet let me weep for such a feeling loss.” dramatic irony
What is this? “Indeed I never shall be satisfied with Romeo till I behold him-dead-is my poor heart so for a kinsman” verbal irony
In an extended metaphor, Capulet compares Juliet to a ____. boat
What is Lady Capulet saying here? “I would the fool were married to her grave!” she wishes Juliet were dead
What are these? “Day, night; hour, tide, time; work, play; Alone, in company; still my care hath been to have her matched” oxymorons
What does Juliet mean here? “Or if you do not, make the bridal bed in that dim monument where Tybalt lies” she will kill herself
Who is the nurse describing here? “An eagle, madam, hath not so green, so quick, so fair an eye as he hath.” Paris
What is this? “Well, thou hast comforted me marvelous much” verbal irony
an understatement, opposite of hyperbole litote