Starting with this extract, analyse how Shakespeare presents Capulet's attitudes towards his daughter, Juliet. How does he portray their relationship?
In this extract Capulet is telling Juliet about her forthcoming marriage to Paris.
Act 3 Scene 5
Before you go onto the next page, make some notes about what you could write about.
In Elizabethan times, men had power over women. Fathers decided who their daughters would marry and they would arrange this. For a daughter to speak out against their father's choice, would mean great disrespect towards them and the family name.