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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet


by William Shakespeare

Reading Quizzes

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1. What city does the play take place in?
2. Fill in the blanks: “Where ____ blood makes _____ hands unclean” (same word, used twice)
3. How are the “lovers” described?
4. What is the tragic result of the “ancient grudge”?


1. Verona
2. civil
3. "star cross’d"
4. The lovers die