Romeo And Juliet Foil Analysis

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Opposites Attract Huntley and Jacobs, Tom and Jerry, Coke and Pepsi,and Batman and The Joker. These are all examples of a literary device called a foil.The tragic love story of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare uses numerous examples of literary devices. Literary devices are used in this story to help understand the characters. If the characters are understood then the plots and feelings they go through will also become understandable. The families of the Montagues and Capulets have had hatred towards each other for years, and no one knows exactly why. Both families are equally respected and they are both wealthy. The literary device called a foil is repetitively used in the story to exaggerate specific character 's personalities,feelings,
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