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Romeo and Juliet Act 1 Prologue & Scene 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

House Sampson and Gregory belong to Capulet
Who needs a crutch? LordCapulet
Convention used in Prologue foreshadowing
the length of the play twohours
setting of the play verona
ruler of the town princeescalus
number of civil brawls three
peace-maker benvolio
war-maker tybalt
house Benvolio belongs to montague
convention used in Lines 134-135 rhymingcouplet
Benvolio and Tybalt are foils
role Lady Capulet plays comicrelief
Gesture Sampson makes towards Montagues bitesthumb
the play romeo and juliet is classified as a... tragedy
wrote Romeo and Juliet shakespeare
Convention used in Lines 51-52 aside

Romeo and Juliet Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

“You kiss by the ________” Book
Romeo’s suicide method. Poison
The Prologue is written in this poetic form. Sonnet
“Do you bite your_________ at us sir?” thumb
Act II scene II is also known as the __________ scene. Balcony
Juliet stabs herself with a __________. dagger
He throws a party in Act One. lord capulet
Where does Romeo go when he is banished? Mantua
Mercutio calls Tybalt the King of ______. cats
Friar Laurence hopes this will end if Romeo and Juliet marry. feud
Who wrote Romeo and Juliet? William Shakespeare
Romeo is ______ after killing Tybalt. banished
Romeo’s last name. Monatgue
Juliet's last name. Capulet
In Act Three, the Nurse tells Juliet she’s better off with __________. paris
He has a speech about Queen Mab. Mercutio
“_________art thou Romeo?” wherefore
“I am ________’s fool!” fortune
This disease caused Friar John to not deliver the letter. plague
Romeo’s love at the beginning of the play. rosaline
Who marries Romeo and Juliet? friar lawrence
Romeo and Juliet are _______________ lovers. starcrossed
Location of the play verona
He and Sampson open the play. gregory
“Then I ________ you stars!” defy
Juliet is closer to her _______ than her mother. nurse

Romeo and Juliet Act II Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A reference to a well-known person, place, or thing allusion
Unrhymed iambic pentameter blank verse
Juliet's family name capulet
The author's use of clues to hint at future events foreshadowing
A deliberate exaggeration hyperbole
Romeo and Juliet agree to it after knowing each other for less than 24 hours marriage
He enjoys making fun of Romeo and the Nurse Mercutio
Romeo's family name Montague
Juliet asks Romeo not to swear by it, unless his love is changeable moon
Juliet sends this person to meet with Romeo on her behalf and discuss wedding plans Nurse
He is the Nurse's "man", but doesn't defend her against Mercutio's insults Peter
He falls in and out of love quickly Romeo
Unlike ____________, Juliet returns Romeo's love Rosaline
A comparison between two unlike things using like or as simile
He sends a challenge to Romeo Tybalt
The setting of Romeo and Juliet (the city) Verona
a comparison made between to seemingly unlike objects metaphor
He worries that Romeo falls in love too quickly, but he hopes to end the families' feud Friar Laurence
Juliet says, "What's in a _______?" name
Romeo's friend and Montague's nephew Benvolio

Romeo and Juliet Crossword Puzzle Key

Type
Crossword
Description

This male is from the House of Capulet and he bites his thumb at people Sampson
This man is Romeo's cousin Benvolio
This Capulet kills Mercutio Tybalt
This man is a Capulet and he forces his daughter into marriage Lord Capulet
This Capulet lady has a daughter engaged to Paris Lady Capulet
This lord has a son who kills Tybalt Lord Montague
This lady dies of grief from her son's death Lady Montague
This Montague talks of fairies and dies because of Tybalt Mercutio
This Capulet is very talkitive and thinks Paris is a good suitor Nurse
This man comes up with the plan to reunite Romeo and Juliet Friar Laurence
This man was in charge of delivering the message of the plan to Romeo ( he failed to do so) Friar John
This person dies because he killed Mercutio Tybalt
This person's last request was to be laid with Juliet Paris
This Montague died of posion Romeo
This person died of a dagger wound Juliet
This person sold Romeo posion apothecary
This person has a name that rhymes with rinse Prince
This person can't read and asks Romeo for help servant

William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A speech given by a character alone on a stage. soliloquy
A figure of speech consisting of two opposite terms. (ex. "Beautiful tyrant! Fiend angelical!") oxymoron
"Death is my son-in-law" is an example of ______. personification
The ______ declares that anyone fighting in the streets will be executed. Prince
"I am fortune's fool!" Romeo
Means "ill-fated" (2 words) starcrossed
"A plague on both your houses!" Mercutio
Tells Romeo that Juliet is dead. Balthasar
Contrasting characters (ex. Tybalt/Benvolio, Lady Capulet/Nurse) Foil
"My poverty but not my will consents." Apothecary
Romeo's suicide method. Poison
"In fair _______ where we lay our scene." Verona
Romeo's love at the beginning of the play. Rosaline
"You kiss by the _______," book
Where does Romeo go when he is banished? Mantua
"An you be mine, I’ll give you to my friend. An you be not, hang, beg, starve, die in the streets," LordCapulet
Juliet's suicide method. dagger
Juliet says this by any other name would smell as sweet. rose
The prologue is written in this poetic form. sonnet
The reason why Friar John couldn't deliver the letter to Romeo. plague
"O serpent heart, hid with a ________ face." flowering
The author of Romeo and Juliet. (aka The Bard) Shakespeare
Who marries Romeo and Juliet? FriarLaurence
She rides around in a wagon drawn by tiny little atoms, and she rides over men’s noses as they lie sleeping. QueenMab
Agrees to an arranged marriage with young Juliet. Paris
"Do you bite your _______ at us, sir?" thumb
Friar Laurence hopes this will end if Romeo and Juliet marry. feud
"Then I ____ you stars!" defy
Act II, scene ii is also known as the ______ scene. balcony
Agrees to erect a gold statue of Juliet. Montague
Reads the prologue chorus
When Romeo has a bad feeling about going to the party. foreshadowing
Much of the play is written in iambic __________. pentameter
Juliet's pugnacious cousin. Tybalt
The ending is called the ______. epilogue
Romeo's honest cousin. Benvolio
When plays end in death, the play is a _______. tragedy
When the audience knows something that the characters do not. (2 words) dramaticirony
Two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme. couplet
"I would the fool were married to her grave!" LadyCapulet
"For never was a story of more _____ Than this of Juliet and her Romeo." woe

Romeo and Juliet Cast of Characters Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Son of MONTAGUE ROMEO
Montague coursin of ROMEO BENVOLIO
Montague servant to ROMEO BALTHASAR
Montague servant ABRAM
Sells poison to ROMEO APOTHECARY
Carries message to FRIAR LAWRENCE FRIAR JOHN
Father of ROMEO MONTAGUE
Franciscan who marries ROMEO & JULIET FRIAR LAWRENCE
Daughter of CAPULET JULIET
Mother of ROMEO LADY CAPULET
Father of JULIET CAPULET
Prince of Verona PRINCE ESCALUS
Capulet cousin of JULIET TYBALT
Count to wed JULIET PARIS
Woman who ROMEO is in love with ROSALINE
Capulet Servants SAMPSON
Capulet servant #2 GREGORY
Capulet servant to JULIET NURSE
ROMEO'S best friend MERCUTIO
Capulet servant to the NURSE PETER
Functions as Narrator CHORUS

Romeo and Juliet: Act 3 Scene 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the ruler of Verona? Prince
This person wants Romeo dead? Lady Capulet
This person killed Tybalt? Romeo
This person is the peacemaker? Benvolio
This person is Romeo's father? Lord Montague
This person is killed by Tybalt? Mercutio
Romeo doesn't want to kill Tybalt because they are... Cousins
Who explains what happened to the Prince? Benvolio
Who is related to the Prince? Mercutio
"Thy beauty hath made me..." Effeminate
What does Tybalt describe Romeo as? Villain
"A... a both your houses!" Plague
Does the feud take place in public or private? Public
What is a doublet? Jacket
What does gallant mean? Noble

Romeo And Juliet Word Search

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Description

Matramony
Verona
Love at First Sight
tybalt
Suicide
Mercutio
Benvolio
Dagger
Poison
Paris
Feud
Friar Lawrence
Nurse
star crossed lovers
Juliet
Romeo
Montague
Capulet

romeo & juliet Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

abram
apothecary
balthasar
benvolio
chief watchman
chorus
citizens
count paris
friar john
friar laurence
gregory
juliet
lady capulet
lady montague
lord capulet
lord montague
mercutio
nurse
officer
old man
page
peter
prince escalus
romeo
sampson
three musicians
tybalt

Romeo and Juliet: Act 3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In the fight between Mercutio and Tybalt, who draws their sword first? Mercutio
What day does Paris plan to marry Juliet? Thursday
Who is no longer trustworthy towards Juliet? Nurse
A fabulous creature with a roosters head on a serpents body. It was believed to had the power to kill by a glance. Cockatrice
What means cheated? Beguiled
To die a widow without ever having really been a wife Maiden widowed
Who said," Courage, man. The hurt cannot be much." Romeo
"A plague o' both your _______" Houses
Who was making fun of Benvolio for being a 'troublemaker'? Mercutio
Who does Juliet go to for help after she realizes she can no longer trust the nurse? Friar Lawrence
Who dies first in Act 3 Scene 1? Mercutio
Romeo kills ____________ in Act 3 Scene 1 Tybalt
Who does the Prince banish in this Act? Romeo
Where does Friar Lawrence tell Romeo to go? Mantua
Capulet accepts Paris's offer for his daughter's hand, in the hope of lifting her _______. Grief
The Capulets will have _______ for the death of one of their kin. Vengeance