Romeo + Juliet
By : Adrian Nathaniel Moreno
Welcome to the Romeo+Juliet Homepage. Do you know what an
Def: A figure in which an epithet of a contrary signification
is added to a word. Ex: True Lies,
There's no such thing as a true lie or else it wouldn't be a lie.
Well in Romeo + Juliet
there are plenty to go around. Oxymorons were used in this
story to show the feelings
of Romeo and Juliet and the path chosen by fate for them. For example
they use the term
"O' Brawling Love" This term was used to show the love Romeo and
Juliet felt for each other & the brawling part shows the fued between
their families the Capulets and Montagues.
Romeo and Juliet, the play. Check it out, See how many
oxymorons you can find, OK?
Here's some good quotes to help narrow the search for oxymorons.
1. True Lies
3. Loving Hate
4. Holy War
10.Feather of Lead
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examples of oxymorons are: