Juliet's 'Death'

In this lesson, we will explore another extended soliloquy performed by Juliet's character in Act 4, Scene 3. At this stage in the play, we will closely consider the methods that Shakespeare is using to exaggerate and emphasise elements of Juliet's characterisation, and his potential reasons for doing so.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What is the definition of a 'confidant'?

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Q2.What does Juliet threaten to do at the beginning of Act 4, Scene 1?

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Q3.True or False: Friar Laurence is presented as the character in the play who has the most wisdom.

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Q4.Which of the following is the most accurate description of the 'Friar's plan'?

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Q5.Complete the following sentence with the answer that fits best: Shakespeare uses Friar Laurence's character 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!

Q1.What is the definition of a 'confidant'?

1/5

Q2.What does Juliet threaten to do at the beginning of Act 4, Scene 1?

2/5

Q3.True or False: Friar Laurence is presented as the character in the play who has the most wisdom.

3/5

Q4.Which of the following is the most accurate description of the 'Friar's plan'?

4/5

Q5.Complete the following sentence with the answer that fits best: Shakespeare uses Friar Laurence's character in order to.....

5/5

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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- Juliet's 'Death'

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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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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- Juliet's 'Death'

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!

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.

2/5

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

3/5

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

4/5

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

5/5

Lesson summary: Juliet's 'Death'

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