The function of mercutio in romeo and juliet - jill …
The Role of Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet Essay …
The Prince arrives and orders Romeo to be banished.
Romeo shows his lust for Rosaline; normal conversations in
Montague and Capulet families;
Mercutio makes fun of Romeo
because of Rosaline’s intent
to never marry
Paris will soon be married to Juliet, but the Capulets do not know about Juliet’s secret marriage.
What is the dramatic function of Mercuito in Romeo and Juliet?
Climax/turning point: -Tybalt and
Mercutio get into a fight.
-Mercutio dies and Romeo then kills Tybalt
-The Prince banished Romeo from Verona Tuesday -Capulet decides to marry Paris and Juliet
-Juliet refuses to do this and she goes to Friar Lawrence for advice.
-Juliet sees Paris at Friar Lawrence's cell, she acts loving towards him.
-Juliet asks Friar Lawrence, he decides that Juliet drink a potion that will make her seem dead.
-Juliet takes the potion and falls asleep
Wednesday -The Nurse finds Juliet "dead"
-The Capulet's are devastated.