Monday, 4/22 -
Tonight's homework will help you prepare for your Romeo and Juliet essay writing this week. What do you think caused the tragedy of the deaths of the two young lovers? Read the article, handed out in class today, by Lois Kerschen, a professor at Lone Star College in Houston, TX. Answer the following on your own piece of paper:
1. List at least 6 possible reasons that the article mentions as causes of the tragedy
2. Pick one reason that you feel is strongest
3. Write a 5 sentence paragraph (minimum) that explains why you feel this reason is the strongest cause of the tragedy.
4. For vocabulary h/w, complete the "Choosing the Right Word" exercise for Unit 15