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Drama Focus: Romeo and Juliet
Act 2.2 Close Reading
Analyzing Act 2 on Film
Homework: In a well-written response, determine the following:
1. What is Shakespeare’s purpose in 2.2? In other words, what message is he trying to convey to his audience through Romeo and Juliet’s exchange of love?
2. What is revealed about both Romeo and Juliet's characters in this scene? What are their potential flaws? Explain using TEXTUAL EVIDENCE!