English 9

Daily Vocab – Unit 10 – Terms to know in preparation for writing the Literary Analysis:

Literary Analysis – breaking up a total work into separate elements or pieces in order to discover the craftsmanship and artistry of its author. In this way one comes, hopefully, to a deeper appreciation—understanding—of the work.

Juxtaposition an act or instance of placing close together or side by side, especially for comparison/contrast or analysis

Paradox – statement or situation that seems to be a contradiction but actually reveals a truth – designed to make readers stop and think.

Quick review and video clip of Act III Romeo and Juliet – Complete Act III PartnerDiscussion

Link to No Fear Shakespeare for full text of Romeo and Juliet

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