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Example of Dramatic Irony in Romeo and Juliet Act 3

By Suziblu @busybeeSI
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Verbal irony : A statement in which the meaning that a speaker employs is sharply different from the meaning that is ostensibly expressed.

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The wide variety in the above list of examples - From Romeo and Juliet to Toy Story - inspires me as a writer. It suggests that dramatic irony isn't only useful for one type of story or to create a single effect.

Dramatic Irony In Romeo And Juliet

Dramatic Irony : When words and actions possess a significance that the listener or audience understands, but the speaker or character does not.

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Tragic irony occurs when a character in a play does or says something that communicates a meaning unknown to her but recognized by the audience.

In the Shrek movie, there are spats between Shrek and a donkey in which the donkey asks Shrek for accommodation. Shrek accepts by saying, 8775 Of course! 8776 Yet when the donkey responds by asking, 8775 Really? 8776 Shrek denies ever accepting.

Hi Kelley! So glad you liked this and decided to comment! (For the record, I read your blog faithfully, and LOVE your posts too!) Haha tell your husband I feel his pain. 🙂 As for the credibility issue with dramatic irony, it is probably one of the first things to aggravate me in a book, especially if it 8767 s a case of 8775 she can 8767 t see how much he likes her, 8776 especially when it is really obvious to the reader. :/ But as you say, when it works, dramatic irony can really add to a book. Thanks for taking the time to comment!

A woman has been saving painfully to buy a golden watch. Just hours after buying the watch, her daughter arrives home with the same watch as a gift for her!

Irony can best be defined as that middle ground between what is said and what is meant, or others&rsquo understanding of what was said and what was meant. It can sometimes be a bit confusing, yet at the same time it can also be amusing. There are several examples of irony which can be summed up in various categories.

In Merchant of Venice, the reader is aware that Lancelot is cheating his father openly in Tempest, Prospero and the reader are aware of the presence of Gonzalo on the Island but Miranda does not.

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