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How does Benvolio describe the fight?
Despite the fact that giving the full and correct information about the fight and its breakdown could pose a threat to his friend, Romeo, and his family, Benvolio describes the whole fight to the Prince anyways, because he understands that the truth is the only way to go about life and that one should not lie.
Does Benvolio lie about the fight?
She suggests that because Benvolio and Romeo are related he would, of course, lie. She states that the brawl had been a cowardly act and that Tybalt had been outnumbered twenty-to-one. It took twenty of them to kill Tybalt, suggesting Tybalt’s bravery when he was grossly outnumbered.
What does Mercutio accuse Benvolio 15 30?
What does Mercutio accuse Benvolio of in lines 15-30? Mercutio accuses Benvolio of being quick to pick a fight. When Tybalt and Mercutio first begin arguing, what does Benvolio try to get them to do? He tries to keep peace between them and keep them from fighting.
How is Mercutio killed?
Tybalt, trying to injure Romeo, accidentally stabs Mercutio. Mercutio dies a slow, painful death. He curses the Montague and Capulet houses, blaming them for his death.
What is Benvolio trying to avoid?
Benvolio says it is hot out and the Capulet’s are out. He also says in hot weather, like the kind they are experiencing, anger is easily triggered, resulting in a brawl that the two will be unable to avoid. Mercutio accuses Benvolio of being a short tempered man that will often start fights for no apparent reason.
Why does Mercutio keep repeating a plague?
Why does Mercutio keep repeating,”A plague o’ both your houses”? Mercutio keeps repeating “A plague o’ both your houses” because if romeo would have fought he wouldn’t be dying. Romeo calls himself “fortune’s fool” because when he had dream before going to the ball it showed death.
Why did Mercutio get stabbed?
In Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio dies in act 3, scene 1 on the streets of Verona after being stabbed by Tybalt. Mercutio attempts to defend Romeo’s honor by challenging Tybalt to a duel. During the duel, Romeo intervenes and distracts Mercutio, which gives Tybalt the opportunity to fatally wound Mercutio.
What does Mercutio accuse Benvolio of in lines 15-30?
There are Capulets everywhere and it is hot What does Mercutio accuse Benvolio of in lines 15-30? He starts fights and he is moody When Tybalt & Mercutio first begin arguing, what does Benvolio try to get them to do? Stop and go inside What does Tybalt call Romeo? a villian Why won’t Romeo fight Tybalt? They are family now
Why does Romeo not want to fight Tybalt?
Romeo won’t fight Tybalt because he married Juliet and doesn’t want to fight someone from their family. What does Mercutio think is the reason Romeo refuses to fight?
What does Mercutio think is the reason Romeo refuses to fight?
What does Mercutio think is the reason Romeo refuses to fight? He is scared Why does Mercutio keep repeating, “A plague o’ both your houses”? He is cursing the houses What does Romeo say that Juliet’s love has done to him? It has made him weak Why does Romeo call himself “fortune’s fool”? He is unlucky
What was Romeo’s reaction to the news of his banishment?
Explain Romeo’s reaction to the news of his banishment. He would rather be dead than banished Romeo tells Friar that the priest cannot know or understand how Romeo feels.