Love and conflict

In this lesson, we will look carefully at the two central themes of Romeo and Juliet: love and conflict. By reviewing the key events of the play, from the Prologue to the final reconciliation, we will further explore Shakespeare's intended impact on the audience and what he wanted them to learn about these enduring themes.

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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 'Reconciliation'?

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Q2.True or False: Shakespeare's use of pathos in the ending of Romeo and Juliet is likely to create a great feeling of sympathy from the audience.

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Q3.Which of the following is not a consequence of Romeo and Juliet's death?

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Q4.Who performs the final, closing speech in Romeo and Juliet and hints at Shakespeare's final message?

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Q5.Which of the following statements is NOT a likely didactic message that Shakespeare suggested with his tragic ending?

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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 'Reconciliation'?

1/5

Q2.True or False: Shakespeare's use of pathos in the ending of Romeo and Juliet is likely to create a great feeling of sympathy from the audience.

2/5

Q3.Which of the following is not a consequence of Romeo and Juliet's death?

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Q4.Who performs the final, closing speech in Romeo and Juliet and hints at Shakespeare's final message?

4/5

Q5.Which of the following statements is NOT a likely didactic message that Shakespeare suggested with his tragic ending?

5/5

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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- Love and Conflict

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 a Paradox?

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Q2.Which are the two paradoxical themes in the play?

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Q3.True of False: The feud between the Montagues and Capulets endures beyond the final moments of the play.

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Q4.Which of the following is NOT a structural choice that Shakespeare makes to present the tension between his opposing themes?

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Q5.What of the following interpretations does Ms Mackay NOT suggest about Shakespeare's didactic message in the play?

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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- Love and Conflict

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 a Paradox?

1/5

Q2.Which are the two paradoxical themes in the play?

2/5

Q3.True of False: The feud between the Montagues and Capulets endures beyond the final moments of the play.

3/5

Q4.Which of the following is NOT a structural choice that Shakespeare makes to present the tension between his opposing themes?

4/5

Q5.What of the following interpretations does Ms Mackay NOT suggest about Shakespeare's didactic message in the play?

5/5

Lesson summary: Love and conflict

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