Use this with Act 1 of Romeo and Juliet to have the students find the following literary devices: paradox, oxymoron, pun, allusion, dramatic irony, and foil. An answer key is included to make your life easier!
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Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.