Benvolio is romeo's best friend and cousin who is considered the peacemaker between the two benvolio is represented as a compassionate and trustworthy person through the novel. Sometimes it s hard to keep track of what benvolio montague is up to during romeo and juliet luckily, we ve got you covered. Benvolio - analysis essayscharacter analysis essay - benvolio there is a play called romeo and juliet it is about two high class families who are always at each other's throats most of the people who live in the city, verona, have chosen a family to side with there are a few. The feast begins a melancholy romeo follows benvolio and their witty friend mercutio to capulet's house once inside, romeo sees juliet from a distance and instantly falls in love with her he forgets about rosaline completely. About benvolio in romeo and juliet benvolio's advice to romeo benvolio's personality and relationship to the montagues does benvolio die in romeo and juliet. Scene i a public place enter mercutio, benvolio, page, and servants benvolio i pray thee, good mercutio, let's retire: the day is hot, the capulets abroad.
Romeo and juliet (9:01) julius caesar benvolio and mercutio exit act 2, scene 1 act 2, scene 2 take a study break the creepiest books we all. Adrienne the cousin of mercutio wanted nothing to do with the fighting from the montagues and the capulets she didn't care for it and she refused to pick a side even when she became friends with the daughter of capulet, juliet or when her cousin mercutio became friends with benvolio and romeo. Everything you ever wanted to know about benvolio montague in romeo and juliet, written by masters of this stuff just for you. Benvolio's name is reflective of his personality, literally meaning good will benvolio is constantly thrust into the role of peace keeper throughout romeo and juliet, though in the end he is. Romeo and juliet by william shakespeare verona, italy 1590's, july romeoson of montague benvoliomontague cousin of romeo. Grade 10 romeo and juliet scene-by-scene questions the prologue not knowing who romeo was, juliet had no time to stop herself from falling in love with him what do benvolio and mercutio not know about romeo in this scene.
Act, scene, line (click to see in context) speech text: 1 i,1,76 part, fools put up your swords you know not what you do 2 i,1,82 i do but keep the peace: put up thy sword. Best answer: benvolio benvolio, a montague, is the kind of person we'd all like to have for a friend when romeo wants to be left alone, he leaves him alone when he wants to talk, benvolio is there to listen with a sympathetic ear. Benvolio de fresco baldi is mayor vitturio's son and romeo's best friend he is 17 years old and he later marries cordelia benvolio is kind and tries to steer romeo in a direction so he doesn't get in trouble with his father (lord montague. The following analysis reveals a comprehensive look at the storyform for romeo and juliet he invents the episode in which romeo, benvolio, and mercutio learn by accident from capulet's illiterate servant of the proposed ball. Annotated list of all appearances and all mentions of the character benvolio in shakespeare's romeo and juliet.
What art thou drawn among these heartless hinds turn thee benvolio, look upon thy death william shakespeare, romeo and juliet. The peacemaker, amongst a group of hot headed characters, benvolio montague, cousin to romeo, in william shakespeare's play romeo and juliet, is a character who significantly moves the plot along. In act 1 scene 1 benvolio is presented as a peacemaker when he says i do but keep the peace which conveys he is level-headed and his maturity. The play states that juliet is 13, and therefore we can assume the other character's ages it's estimated that romeo was about 16 and mercutio was. In shakespeare's tragedy 'romeo and juliet,' we find a quiet, seemingly obscure character named benvolio who almost solely weaves a role of. Directed by baz luhrmann with leonardo dicaprio, claire danes, john leguizamo, harold perrineau shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of verona still retaining its original dialogue.
In romeo and juliet, shakespeare's tale of star-crossed lovers, the character benvolio is close kin to romeo this interactive quiz and printable.