I Defy Thee, Stars!

In this lesson, we will explore the theme of fate as it is presented in Act 5, Scene 1. We will look closely at Shakespeare's presentation of this theme, with reference to social and contextual ideas and intended impact on the audience.

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Q1.What is the definition of 'audacious'?

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Q2.True or False: This is the only emotionally conflicted soliloquy that Juliet performs in the play.

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Q3.Which of the following is NOT a fear expressed in Juliet's Act 4 Soliloquy?

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Q4.Which of the following two methods does Shakespeare make frequent use of in Juliet's Act 4 Soliloquy?

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Q5.Complete the following sentence with the answer that fits best: Shakespeare exaggerates Juliet's emotional conflict in order to....

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the definition of 'audacious'?

1/5

Q2.True or False: This is the only emotionally conflicted soliloquy that Juliet performs in the play.

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Q3.Which of the following is NOT a fear expressed in Juliet's Act 4 Soliloquy?

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Q4.Which of the following two methods does Shakespeare make frequent use of in Juliet's Act 4 Soliloquy?

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Q5.Complete the following sentence with the answer that fits best: Shakespeare exaggerates Juliet's emotional conflict in order to....

5/5

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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- 'I Defy Thee, Stars!"

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Q1.What is the definition of Defiance?

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Q2.What terrible event does Romeo hear about in Act 5, Scene 1?

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Q3.What desperate action does Romeo take at the end of the scene?

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Q4.What is the connection between 'fate' and the 'stars'?

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Q5.What warning does Shakespeare seem to give to the audience in Act 5, Scene 1?

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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- 'I Defy Thee, Stars!"

Now you have completed the lesson content for today, have a go at the following quiz which will assess your understanding of the content that we have covered together! Good luck!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the definition of Defiance?

1/5

Q2.What terrible event does Romeo hear about in Act 5, Scene 1?

2/5

Q3.What desperate action does Romeo take at the end of the scene?

3/5

Q4.What is the connection between 'fate' and the 'stars'?

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Q5.What warning does Shakespeare seem to give to the audience in Act 5, Scene 1?

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