This activity gives students an initial opportunity to practice paraphrasing of Romeo and Juliet. This is a good activity to use before students begin to write their own paraphrases. The activity has 28 lines from the play. Students must match these lines with the modern English paraphrase of the lines.
Romeo and Juliet Matching Paraphrase by Marsha Mentzer is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License