Romeo and Juliet - Analysis of Act 4 Scene i

English Literature

GCSE

CIE

9m 58s

Friar Lawrence’s plan. How should Paris and Juliet deliver their lines in their brief meeting at the start of this scene? What do Juliet’s words and actions reveal about her attitude and feelings at this point in the play? In this tutorial we provide a summary of Act 4 Scene i and analyse Juliet’s two long speeches: how is her desperation portrayed and what is she prepared to do to avoid marrying Paris?

Tutors:

Miss Stella Vassiliou

Miss Catherine Hartley