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How does Shakespeare make Act 3, Scene 1 of Romeo and Juliet dramatic?

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From the very beginning of Act 3, it is made clear that things are amiss. Benvolio warns the weather is conducive to a fight and suggests they should leave the area. This makes the scene dramatic.  

BEN: I pray thee, good Mercutio , let's retire. / The day is hot, the Capulets abroad. / And if we meet, we shall not scape a brawl, For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring....

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