Question: What two families are fighting in Romeo and Juliet?

Romeo and Juliet begins as the Chorus introduces two feuding families of Verona: the Capulets and the Montagues. On a hot summers day, the young men of each faction fight until the Prince of Verona intercedes and threatens to banish them. Soon after, the head of the Capulet family plans a feast.

Why are the two families fighting in Romeo and Juliet?

The feud between the Capulets and Montagues is responsible for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet because it impeded their love for each other, as they choose death over being forced apart.

Which family started the fight in Romeo and Juliet?

the Capulet family Servants of the Capulet family start a fight with Montague family servants. Benvolio, a Montague, draws his sword and attempts to break up the fight. Tybalt, a Capulet, sees the drawn sword of Benvolio. Tybalt draws his sword and, after Benvolio tries to avoid conflict, Tybalt attacks.

Did the Montagues and Capulets stop fighting?

The Capulets and Montagues agree to stop fighting.

Why do Capulets hate Montagues?

In the prologue it says that the hatred between the two families is ancient. The Montagues and Capulets hated each other, because their families have been at an ancient feud and they are just maintaining what their ancestors did. They hate each other because of the reason for the feud between them.

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