The outsiders and romeo and juliet i have never been jumped, but i had seen johnny after four socs got hold of him, and it wasn't pretty johnny was scared of his own shadow after that. Romeo and juliet is a timeless play that portrays the struggle teens in any time period face throughout their lives romeo and juliet and teenagers today have similar personalities, attitudes, and. Romeo and juliet is a play which is read by nearly every student in america i find that the i find that the students see themselves in the characters of romeo and juliet, young people in the midst of. Compare and contrast the outsiders and romeo and juliet romeo and juliet expository essay william shakespeare is known as the literary genius behind the classic play romeo and juliet.
Ninth graders read and analyze the william shakespeare play romeo and juliet and compare it to the 1996 modern version of the play and the movie west side story they write an essay comparing and contrasting the three versions. Comparing prologues of romeo and juliet by franco zefirelli and baz luhrmann analysis and comparison of the presentation of the prologue in film version of 'romeo and juliet', one by franco zefirelli, the other by baz luhrmann the prologue is the introduction, which gives an overview of the play. 1 ponyboy and romeo-- both outsiders2 montagues and capulets is like socs and greasers3 the tragic ending with many deaths. Heres the old video that used to be on here of the reflections on a tv broadcast signing (just like) romeo and juliet.
Trying to imagine compare romeo and juliet in romeo and juliet check out shmoop's visual take on what it's all about. Romeo juliet movie comparison either thou or i or both must go with him: william shakespeare's romeo and juliet interpretation of act iii scene i shows tragedy and sympathy for mercutio's death the reason why mercutio dies in this scene is to make montague's and capulet's hatred against each. Why are they drawn to each other, and if they had gotten together, would their ending have been as tragic as romeo's and juliet's in shakespeare's play 9 when pony returns to school after johnny's and dally's death, he is unable to function at the level he did before. Compare & contrast romeo and juliet by william shakespeare william shakespeare this study guide consists of approximately 155 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of romeo and juliet.
1 love manifests itself in a multitude of ways in the play compare and contrast romeo's love for rosaline with romeo's love for juliet consider love as it exists in the capulet household. Compare and contrast guidelines as the name suggests, a compare-and-contrast essay is an academic writing that highlights the differences and similarities between two topics, events, ideas or writings. O romeo, romeo wherefore art thou romeo deny thy father and refuse thy name or, if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love, and i'll no longer be a capulet i am no pilot yet, wert thou as far as that vast shore wash'd with the farthest sea, i would adventure for such merchandise. Romeo and juliet's story begins in the streets of verona members of two feuding families, the montagues and capulets, are in the the opening lines of romeo and juliet, shakespeare allow the audience to be party to his characters' destiny we learn early on what is going to happen to the title. The socs and greasers aren't aloud to be together socs were one group and greaser were an other at the end in both movies characters from both side become friends and realize that either side is better then the other and they both had things in common.
Romeo and juliet is a story about two star-crossed lovers who were ill fated from the day they met romeo, who is a montague, falls in love with romeo and juliet/west side story in approximately 1594, william shakespeare began to write one of the most well known tragedies in history, romeo. Romeo and juliet is a tragedy written by william shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families. Juliet has been retold countless times in many different ways it is a story that people are familiar with and people find synonymous with love the two prologues show very different perspectives of romeo and juliet they show how each director thought that romeo and juliet should be portrayed. - comparing johnny and dally in the outsiders by se hinton johnny and dally are both major characters in the novel the outsiders by se hinton it takes the same theme as shakespeare's, romeo and juliet, in that it is about two lovers whose relationship is not accepted by others because.
In romeo and juliet, juliet's and romeo's families are in an ancient feud therefore, they were forbidden lovers the forbidden love it was an improbable romance in the end so in the end, the notebook is a very nice example to use when comparing the context its text to romeo and juliet. Compare and contrast juliet's relationship with the nurse with her relationship with her mother reflect on youth vs age in the play examine the first conversation between romeo and the friar (act ii, scene iii) and juliet's conversation with the nurse when she's waiting to hear news from romeo. After watching a small portion of west side story in class or after reading the two major fight scenes in romeo and juliet, create a venn diagram comparing the outsiders last fight scene in chapter nine to the fight scenes in either westside story or romeo and juliet. At first glance, it might appear as if the characters in the outsiders by s e hinton and romeo and juliet by william shakespeare do not have much in common however, when one isolates the core.
(prologue to romeo and juliet 1-2) is a statement only half true in this italian themed caper through mindless violence, a debacle concerning a certain pair not unlike the discomfort felt when immigrants integrate into a people's midst, tybalt rages after spotting outsiders among his fellow partygoers. Romeo and juliet does not make specific moral statement about relationships between love and society, religion and family rather it portrays the chaos and passion of being love, combining images of love, violence, death, religion and family in an impressionistic rush leading to the play's tragic conclusion.
Introduction william shakespeare's romeo and juliet is an excellent introduction to shakespearean drama teenagers can relate to its plot, characters, and themes the play's action is easily understood, the character's motives are clear, and many of the. One from romeo & juliet and the other from the outsiders i decided the easiest and most common choice was romeo and ponyboy i haven't written many comparative essays that i can remember, so i'm not too sure how i could start it out. In west side story maria and tony are together in the outsiders nobody is together in the outsiders johnny and dally die and in wws three people die.