In ACT 3, scene 2, line 000, Juliet uses oxymoron to express her distress upon learning of Romeo killing Tybalt, “Beautiful tyrant! Fiend angelical.” This statement uses two conflicting terms together. Oxymoron is used to express Juliet’s internal conflict on Romeo being her husband but him also having killed her cousin
In the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, I deduce that the male characters have made the most dramatic influence to its readers, thus far, in Acts I and II. In my perspective, the men bestow their standpoints profoundly and they are the initiators of numerous quarrels, which impacts the plot by amplifying suspense. To begin, Romeo commences conflict overall, by having the audacity to love the daughter of his sole enemy. "My name, dear saint, is hateful to myself, Because it is an enemy to thee. Had I it written, I would tear the word"(1024).
In the age old story The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, children of feuding families fall in love and end up taking their lives. In their passing they end the feud between their families. The lovers Romeo, a young Montague, and Juliet, a young Capulet, face many challenges that end up the cause for their untimely end. Although their tragic flaws contribute, the feud between the families and fate cause the deaths of Romeo and Juliet. Throughout the play Romeo and Juliet show many tragic flaws.
The theme of family loyalty in the play is explored in three ways: family feuds, who is considered family, and choosing a lover over a blood relative. The feud between the Capulets and Montagues stretches back to before either Romeo or Juliet was born, and the town of Verona is tired of it, “Clubs, bills, and partisans! Strike! Beat them down! Down with the Capulets!
Romeo and Julie final essay Love and madness seem to go very well and often together in literature. Within William Shakespeare’s classic play Romeo and Juliet readers see just this. The play follows this quote that is said by Friedrich Nietzsche which fits perfectly with the underlying tones of madness in love. “There is always some madness in love, but there is always some reason in madness.” This quote is very true for these three characters; Romeo, Capulet, and Juliet. There is madness in the way these characters show their love but there is good reasoning behind it.
Romeo and Juliet is a very famous play written by Shakespeare. Romeo and Juliet takes place in Verona, Italy. This play is about a long feud between the Montague and Capulet families. This feud causes the young star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, to grow up quickly and die tragically. In the play Romeo is shown before Juliet, he’s heartbroken and depressed because he’s “in love” with a girl named Rosaline but the feeling isn’t mutual.
The Montague's and the Capuley's have been enemies for some time. This is why it is so shocking when the two become lovers. The power of pre-determined destiny gets the best of them. Shakespeare did not wait to tell the readers that Romeo and Juliet were a part of pre-determined destiny. For example, in the prologue it says "From fourth the fatal loins of these two foes, A pair of star-crossed lovers take their life (Shakespeare prologue)."
In the tragic drama “Romeo and Juliet“, written by William Shakespeare between 1591 and 1595, displays the rivalry of two households, in the midst of this drama Romeo and Juliet falls in love with each other. The drama plays in far Verona, where two very powerful families the Capulets and the Montagues are bitter arch-rivals and whenever they get the chance they will fight against each other. In the first scene Benvolio tries to break apart the fight but as soon as Tybalt comes into the scene. They start fighting again, which is stopped by the Prince of Verona, Escalus, who sentences to punish public fighting with the death penalty. Romeo appears and he is melancholic about his unhappily infatuation with Rosaline, who does not reciprocate
Tara Jahns Ms. Zita Szigeti Language and Literature Advanced 9 9th of March 2015 English Essay Summative Assessment of Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet is such an interesting play because even now, five hundred years later we are still talking and learning about this play. It is so relatable till date because people fall in love now as Romeo and Juliet did, families fight, as the Montagues and Capulets did. We can relate to each character in some. Which is what makes this play so compelling and lets it live, five hundred years later. Romeo and Juliet is a tragic tale of two lovers, separated by an epic feud of their two houses (Romeo a Montague and Juliet a Capulet.)