Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Romeo and Juliet
Romeo. Romeo says this to Mercutio after his Queen Mab speech.
Sampson. One of the first lines in the play, Sampson tells Gregory that he is a 'pretty piece of flesh.' What an egomaniac!
Friar Laurence. When Romeo comes to see Friar Laurence to ask him to marry he and Juliet, Friar Laurence chides him from rising too early (then for not going to bed at all).
Romeo. When Romeo and Juliet are talking, Romeo mentions that he is 'no pilot' but would sail around the world to reach her.
Prince. After Romeo and Juliet kill themselves, Prince conducts an interrogation of everyone involved.
Capulet. Capulet says this after Juliet tells him that she will obey him and marry Paris.
Lady Capulet. When Juliet tells her mother that only she can kill Romeo to revenge Tybalt's death (all the while plotting to save her husband), her mother assures her that 'We will have vengeance for it, fear thou not.'
Romeo. When Mercutio asks Romeo why he doesn't think it is wise to go to the Capulet's ball, his explaination is, 'I dreamt a dream tonight'. We never find out what he dreamed, however.
|Let's make the first one easy. 'I'll look to like, if looking liking move.But no more deep will I endart mine eye than your consent gives strength to make it fly.' Who said it?||Romeo And Juliet Quiz---Who Said It? 2
Juliet. Juliet says these lines when her mother asks, 'Speak briefly. Can you like of Paris' love?' This is the first act, so naturally Juliet still does only what her parents tell her. That changes, however, as you know.
|What actor in the movie 'Cabaret' also played in Franco Zefferelli's version of 'Romeo and Juliet'?||Romeo and Juliet
Michael York. Leo was in a more modern version. Liza was in 'Cabaret', but not 'Romeo and Juliet'. Dick York, as far as I know, did neither. I was watching 'Bewitched' when I made this quiz. : )
dagger. 'Oh happy dagger, this is thy sheath. There rust and let me die.'
Friar Laurence. If you remember, he had many reservation about doing the wedding, but went ahead.
|What held up the priest who was supposed to tell Romeo about Juliet?||Romeo and Juliet
the plague. He got quarantined.
Paris. He killed Paris when he went to see Juliet. He didn't know it was Paris.
Tybalt. He killed Tybalt after Tybalt killed Mercutio.
13. The play says she is 'not yet 14'.
Paris. That is who her father wanted her to marry.
Verona. It was set in Verona, Italy.
happy. Said by Juliet. The last thing she said aside from the whole "bare rust" nonsense. Who doesn't know how a person dies from a belly wound? I'll give you one guess....
Yes. Said by Juliet, because she has a legitimate reason to hate the Montagues.
lips. Said by Romeo. Why, he's such a charmer. And just think, an hour before he loved *Rosalyn*!
No. Correct quote- "True apothecary, thy drugs are quick." Said by Romeo.
Friar Laurence. Friar Laurence is frightened by the blood he finds staining the ground outside the tomb.
Source: "Romeo and Juliet" - Complete Edition
She stabbed herself with a dagger. Her parents were so upset at the sight of her death. It showed that deep inside they really did care for her.
"Death lies on her like an untimely frost
Upon the sweetest flower of all the field" - Lord Capulet
|When Romeo came back to see Juliet he found that she was dead. This wasn't really the case but Friar Laurence gave her a potion which would make her *seem* dead for 42 hours, so she wouldn't have to marry Paris. Did the Montagues and Capulets continue to fight after they found their children had committed suicide?||Romeo and Juliet Storyline
No. "Doth with their death bury their parent's strife." - from the Prologue.
|Romeo met up with his friends and found that there was an argument going on with Tybalt. Tybalt killed Mercutio. Romeo, in revenge, killed Tybalt.
Was Romeo married when this happened?||Romeo and Juliet Storyline
Yes. Tybalt always thought himself better than Romeo yet he couldn't beat him in the fight.
|Speaking with Benvolio, Romeo confides that he is in love with _____________, a woman who does not return his affections. Who is this woman who saddens Romeo so?||Romeo and Juliet Storyline
Rosaline. Romeo was not really in love with Rosaline because when he saw Juliet he completely forgot about her.
|What do Lord Montague and Lord Capulet agree to do at the end of the play?||Romeo and Juliet
Stop the feuding and build gold statues. Both families realize that the fighting shouldn't continue. They realize that their fighting has led to the deaths of their children and it should be stopped.
We don't know for sure. Romeo's letter bears out the Friar's story, but the Prince does not say what he will ultimately do to the Friar.
She uses a "happy dagger". She finds a dagger that Romeo had. She calls it a "happy dagger" because it will bring her and Romeo together after death.