AQA ENG LIT: Quotes from themes in Romeo and Juliet

Exactly what it says on the tin :)

Quotes from various charcters on theme headings:

How Shakespeare presents love/romantic figures


Bawdy ribaldry (sexual innuendo)

Presentation of Romeo

Presentation of Juliet

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Reianna Shakil 11FEnglish Literature10/11/11

How Shakespeare presents love/romantic figures

"My only love sprung from my only hate; too early unknown and known too late."

"O! she doth teach the torches to burn bright"
"Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight!
For I ne'er saw true beauty till this…

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Reianna Shakil 11FEnglish Literature10/11/11

TYBALT: This, by his voice, should be a Montague.
Fetch me my rapier, boy. What dares the slave
Come hither, cover'd with an antic face,
To fleer and scorn at our solemnity?
Now, by the stock and honour of my kin,
To strike him dead, I…

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Reianna Shakil 11FEnglish Literature10/11/11

"So Romeo would, were he not Romeo called, retain that dear perfection which he owes
without that title."

Presentation of Juliet

"But soft, what light through yonder window breaks?
It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.
Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon,…


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