Quarter 4 Notes

R&J Main Characters/ Terms/ Plot/Writing; Usage; Apostrophes

Main Characters


  1. Romeo
  2. Benvolio
  3. Lord Montague
  4. Lady Montague
  5. Mercutio (technically NOT a Montague, but he's Romeo's bff)


  1. Juliet
  2. Nurse
  3. Lord/Lady Capulet
  4. Tybalt


  1. Friar Lawrence
  2. Prince
  3. Paris

RJ-Act 3 notes/summary

Scene 1-


Tybalt arrives to fight Romeo

Romeo refuses-cousins (dramatic irony)

Mercutio thinks he's weak, fight Tybalt...dies

Romeo seeks revenge, kills Tybalt

Romeo is banished

Scene 2-

Begins w/soliloquy-Juliet excited about Romeo visiting her

Nurse delivers news to Juliet

Juliet confused-uses oxymorons to describe Romeo

Decides to forgive Romeo, nurse goes to get him