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Romeo and Juliet Study Guide & Essays

by William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare's most famous tragedy and one of the world's most enduring love stories, derives its plot from several sixteenth century sources. Shakespeare's primary inspiration for the play was Arthur Brooke's Tragical History of Romeus and Juliet (1562), a long and dense poem…

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Posted By rosemarie l #368429 at Apr 22, 2014 2:50 PM

Which statement accurately describes the major conflict of the play?

A.
The love between Romeo and Juliet is forbidden.







B.
Romeo is partly to blame for a friend's death.







C.
Juliet is the only child of a wealthy family.







D.
Romeo's parents hope he will choose a noble bride.

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