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Romeo and Juliet: Explore the text

Year 9 English : Language [VCELA] Literature [VCELT] Literacy [VCELY]

Source: The reconciliation of the Montagues and the Capulets over the dead bodies of Romeo and Juliet (Leighton, 1855)

Level 1 resource"The characters of Romeo and Juliet have been depicted in literature, music, dance, and theatre. The appeal of the young hero and heroine — whose families, the Montagues and the Capulets, respectively, are implacable enemies — is such that they have become, in the popular imagination, the representative type of star-crossed lovers." (Britannica, n.d.)

Level 3Explore the Shakespeare's text in more detail.

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