In Romeo and Juliet, can you give me a summary of Act 1? summarize act 1
For an extended summary of the first act, see the enote on Romeo and Juliet.
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The prologue tells the audience that the Montagues and the Capulets have been fueding for hundreds of years.
The first scene gives an example of this, with a quick M/C clash. Tybalt challenges Benvolio to a duel, but the Prince breaks it up. Romeo is introduced, and we find out that he's in love with Rosaline.
The second scene follows the Capulets, and...
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