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  • The Characters Of Tybalt In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

    Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” is a tragic play set in Verona, Italy that follows the story of a large feud between two very powerful families. In Act 3 Scene 1, a fight, witnessed most prominently by Romeo, breaks out between Mercutio and Tybalt. All three characters, each affected by events in their personal lives, display both different behaviours and unique personality traits in this scene leading to an interesting, yet fatal, interaction between them. In this scene the two fighters behaviour is impetuous and reckless as they engage in violent swordplay while Romeo contrasts them by being passive and calm in his actions. However, Tybalt, unlike Mercutio, is simply a dishonourable person and therefore enjoys provoking Mercutio into a fight. Mercutio is portrayed to have an arrogant and dramatic personality in this scene whereas both the personalities of both Romeo and Tybalt are quieter. The aspect of their…

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  • Comparison Of Tybalt To Blame For Romeo And Juliet's Death

    After reading Romeo and Juliet it is clear to see that Tybalt is the one to blame for Romeo and Juliet’s death due to these simple facts of he like to fight and he is a hot-head. In Romeo and Juliet the readers first meet Tybalt in the beginning when Benvolio is breaking up a fight between a couple servants Tybalt enters and said “Turn thee, Benvolio. Look upon thy death” (1.1.59-60) farthing the fight instead of help stopping the fight. As soon as the fight started the prince ended…

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  • Tybalt In William Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, Tybalt is most responsible for the tragic death of the two “star-crossed lovers,” Romeo and Juliet. These two lovers are born from two rival families the Capulets and the Montagues. This fictional tale sets off in Verona, Italy during the 1300’s. When mistakenly receiving word from a Capulet servant, Romeo and Benvolio who are both members of the Montague family, are made aware of a Capulet feast and decide to attend. At the feast, Romeo and Juliet meet…

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  • Tybalt And Mercutio In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

    In the play Romeo and Juliet, Tybalt and Mercutio have a duel, and Mercutio dies. We chose to reenact this scene because it causes a most of conflicts and it lets us see the different sides of the characters. Additionally, it separated Romeo and Juliet, leaving them heartbroken. We interpreted Romeo’s character as we did in our play because he is ecstatic that he just married Juliet, which also explains why he skips around the stage. It’s also the reason why Romeo tries to make peace with…

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  • Mercutio Responsible For Tybalts Death In William Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

    Mercutio says, “And but one word with one of us? Couple it with something. Make it a word and a blow” (3.1.16-17). Mercutio was saying to Tybalt that if he wants to talk they can talk, but he also wants to fight him. Mercutio saying that to Tybalt makes Tybalt realize that if he needs to fight he will fight back which he does do. Mercutio also says, “O calm dishonourable, vile submissions! Alla stoccata carries it away. (draws sword) Tybalt, you ratcatcher, will you walk?”, in Act 3, scene 1,…

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  • Tybalt In Romeo And Juliet

    word, as I hate hell, all montagues, and thee.” tybalt in line 21. Romeo and Juliet is a tragic love story of two houses feuding and the lovers getting caught up in it. William shakespeare wrote this story, originally as a play, William is considered one of the all time greats in literature. Tybalt developed a lot over the play, and his biggest trait that grew was his violent intentions. Tybalt is characterized by his words, actions, and through other character interaction. Tybalt is…

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  • The Tragedy Of Tybalt In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

    Tybalt is Juliet’s cousin, he loves the Capulets, and hates the Montagues. But through his intense hatred of the Montagues he is the reason that Romeo and Juliet died, and he is to blame for their deaths. I am under this belief that Tybalt is the main reason for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet due to the fact that he he did anything in his power to fuel the feud between the Capulets and Montagues, he refused to stand down and stop threatening Romeo causing Romeo to be banished, and because he…

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  • Reasons For Shakespeare's Death For Romeo And Juliet

    The other is Tybalt, part of the Capulet household. Who is to blame for this, this bloody fight. Who is to blame for Tybalt’s death. The brawl between Mercutio and Tybalt ended deadly for Mercutio. Later Tybalt came back to fight Romeo, and Romeo wanted revenge. Romeo won the fight and Tybalt died. Rome is responsible for Tybalt’s death because he did not tell Tybalt he was married to Juliet, he came between Mercutio and Tybalt when they fought, and he was the one that killed Tybalt. Romeo did…

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  • Irrational Decisions In Romeo And Juliet

    tragic love story of Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare, Tybalt is liable for his own death because he makes irrational decisions, he has anger issues, and he always has held a grudge against the Montagues. One reason Tybalt is responsible for his own death is him making irrational decisions. One of the ways he shows his irrational decisions is when he says “Are you fighting with these ,cowards? Turn thee, Benvolio. Look upon thy death.” (1.1.61-62) During this quote, Tybalt had asked…

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  • Romeo And Juliet Anger Analysis

    trouble. Similarly, Tybalt from The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet is an example of how anger, when out of control, can ruin everything. Tybalt’s words and actions do nothing but provoke the Montagues, more specifically Romeo, as he tries to defend the Capulet family. Over the course of the play, Shakespeare shows how Tybalt is steadfast, prejudiced, and loyal as he tries to slander Romeo’s name to please the Capulet family. The stubbornness and immature anger of Tybalt, especially towards Romeo…

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