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Read the excerpt from Act IV, scene iv of Romeo and Juliet. Nurse: O woe! O woeful, woeful, woeful day! Most lamentable day, most woeful day, That ever, ever, I did yet behold! O day! O day! O day! O hateful day! Never was seen so black a day as this: O woeful day, O woeful day! These lines help the reader better understand Nurse’s dislike of Juliet’s parents. love and affection for Juliet. deceit of Juliet’s parents. support of Juliet’s plan.


Nurse’s dislike of Juliet’s parents.

  • Who is speaking in this excerpt? A:The Nurse is speaking.
  • What kind of day is the Nurse describing? A:The Nurse is describing a woeful, lamentable, and hateful day.
  • What is the main emotion that the Nurse is expressing? A:The Nurse is expressing her grief and sorrow.