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Sonnet 130 and sonnet 18
Hi, I'm doing some questions about comparing and contrasting sonnet 130 and sonnet 18. Could you help me with this one question I would appreciate it. Thanks The diction of this peom is much harsher than that of the previous poem. Why might that be and how does it affect the ...
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 11:39am by Stacy L.

English
These are your directions: 1. analyse the reason for this (her first words being a sonnet) 2. analyse the language and the imagery (in the sonnet) 3. what do we learn about her feeling? Which 8 lines make up the sonnet?
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 9:12am by Writeacher

Poetry, Part 2
1. The Italian sonnet is divided into an octave, which is eight lines, and a sestet, which is six lines. The English sonnet is divided into three quatrains, in other words, twelve lines, and a couplet. 2. The rhyme scheme for the Italian sonnet is a-b-b-a, a-b-b-a for the ...
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9:01am by Anonymous

Poetry, Part 2
One difference between English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9:01am by Anonymous

english
4 line 10 syllable sonnet poem
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by sonnet

sonnet
who is the audience in shakespears sonnet 130? who is it aimed at?
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 10:24pm by steph

English Ms. sue
Cassie, the reason why that poem has 14 lines and that particular rhyme scheme is because it's a sonnet. http://www.answers.com/topic/sonnet
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:02pm by Writeacher

B. Lit
Sonnet rhyme schemes are very well explained and illustrated here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 8:49am by Writeacher

Literature
This site will give you sonnet structure. Use it to compare with Browning's poem. http://www.eliteskills.com/poetry/Sonnet.php
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 3:59pm by GuruBlue

British Literature
SORRY! >.<; #7: A sonnet divided into three quatrains and an end couplet with the rhyme scheme of ababcdcdefefgg is what type of sonnet? (A) Shakespearean (B) Italian (C) Petrarchan (D) Spenserian.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 at 3:17pm by W I C K E D

british literature
what is the meter of sonnet 73 what is the rhyme scheme of sonnet 73
Monday, July 18, 2011 at 7:12pm by nancy

british literature
what is the meter of sonnet 73 what is the rhyme scheme of sonnet 73
Monday, July 18, 2011 at 7:12pm by nancy

literature
Compare shakespeare sonnet 130 and edmund sonnet 130
Friday, November 11, 2011 at 11:49pm by malik jackson

english
One difference between the English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its
Saturday, May 30, 2009 at 3:49pm by tsha

B. Lit
The rhyme scheme of the sonnet known as "Sonnet Seventy-Three was regular, seen in the cross rhymes throughout the first twelve verses and a pair rhyme in the heroic couplet (ababcdcdefefgg).
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 8:49am by W I C K E D

English
Do you NEED to find a sonnet? Or do you NEED to write a sonnet?
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 12:00am by Writeacher

14 line 10 syllable poem
Look up what a sonnet poem is then check out what subject you want to do it on. Look at other Sonnet poems for inspiration~
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by Sam

English
I have to write a prologue for Act 3 in "The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet" using a sonnet. I have no idea of how to write a sonnet and I really need help with this...where do I start?
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 11:00pm by Anonymous

Sonnet 130
The "message" of a sonnet is always found in the couplet at the end. "And yet, by heaven, I think my love as rare As any she belied with false compare. " Shakespeare spends the first 12 lines describing his love in what kind of terms?
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 12:23pm by GuruBlue

Sonnet 130
What is the purpose of writing sonnet 130?
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 12:23pm by Stacy L.

english
The sonnet is made of 3 quatrains, 4 lines of iambic pentameter. One iamb is (./) unstressed stressed syllables. The last two lines are a couplet. Here are some good sites on sonnet structure. http://www.sonnets.org/basicforms.htm http://www.writing.upenn.edu/~afilreis/88/...
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 5:57am by GuruBlue

British literature
S's Sonnet 18 -- http://www.shakespeare-online.com/sonnets/18detail.html Spenser -- you'll need to choose ONE SONNET to use for comparison -- http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=edmund+spenser+sonnet It's up to you to read about the different sonnet ...
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 1:54pm by Writeacher

english
http://silvermoonwitch.blogspot.com/1997/10/superstitious-by-shel-silverstein.html It's 14 lines long. Does it fit the other attributes of a sonnet? Yes or no! http://www.poetrydoctor.org/sonnet.htm Scroll down to the definition of a sonnet by Michael Jarrett and read from ...
Thursday, April 23, 2009 at 11:56pm by Writeacher

English- poetry
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. As far as poetry is concerned, here is the definition of "volta:" The place at which a distinct turn of thought occurs. The term is most commonly used for the characteristic transition point in a sonnet, as between the octave...
Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 1:59pm by SraJMcGin

Oral presentation
I'd take it in sections and and put it all into your own words. http://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1GGGE_enUS379US379&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=sonnet+structure Which sonnet were you given?
Friday, April 15, 2011 at 3:37pm by Writeacher

English 1
Sonnet = 14 lines carefully written to fit a certain rhyme and meter and organizational pattern. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet couplet = 2 lines quatrain = 4 lines A stressed syllable is pronounced more loudly than the others. You cannot tell just by looking at the word...
Saturday, November 15, 2008 at 9:35pm by Writeacher

English
http://www.sonnetwriters.com/how-to-write-a-sonnet/ http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/writing-a-sonnet.html http://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Sonnet
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 12:00am by Writeacher

Literacy
Study these sites. http://www.ehow.com/how_3335_write-sonnet.html http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/writing-a-sonnet.html
Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 6:11pm by Ms. Sue

english
An Italian sonnet is composed of an octet (eight lines - abbaabba) and a sestet (six lines - either abcabc or ababab). The English sonnet comprises three quatrains (four line - abab) and one couplet at the end (two lines - aa). All sonnets have 14 lines.
Saturday, May 30, 2009 at 3:49pm by Anonymous

English
Thank very much that's a great help,would this be the reason why their is sonnetWhen Romeo and Juliet meet they speak just fourteen lines before their first kiss. These fourteen lines make up a shared sonnet, with a rhyme scheme. A sonnet is a perfect, idealized poetic form ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 9:12am by Jane

British literature
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet Read the first paragraph very carefully.
Friday, March 5, 2010 at 2:33pm by Writeacher

Poetry
Here are some excellent sites on sonnet structure. This would probably be a good pattern of "problem and solution" to follow. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=sonnet+structure&btnG=Google+Search&aq=f&oq=
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 7:08pm by GuruBlue

english
http://www.google.com/search?q=shakespeare+sonnet+35&oq=shakespeare+sonnet+35&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l5.8252j0j4&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8 Read, read, read ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 4:27pm by Writeacher

Oral presentation
My teacher gave us a sonnet and he said that we have to do an oral presentation that faithfully interprets the meaning of the poem. Do you have any ideas on how to make an oral presentation describing a poem. Should I explain line by line or just put the sonnet in my own words...
Friday, April 15, 2011 at 3:37pm by Allison

English
Here's one interpretation of Donne's sonnet: http://www.shmoop.com/death-be-not-proud-holy-sonnet-10/summary.html You marked answer #2 in your first post. Is that still what you'd answer? Here's a modern-English translation of Shakespeare's Sonnet 116: http://nfs.sparknotes....
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 10:51am by Writeacher

Poetry, Part 2
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet Read, read, read ... and let us know what you come up with.
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9:01am by Writeacher

14 line 10 syllable poem
This is the form for a sonnet. It has 14 lines and each line has 10 syllables. This example is from Elizabeth Barrett Browning: Sonnet 43 Meter "Sonnet 43" is in iambic pentameter (10 syllables, or five feet, per line with five pairs of unstressed and stressed syllables), as ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by Ms. Sue

english
http://www.ehow.com/how_3335_write-sonnet.html
Monday, May 14, 2012 at 6:43pm by Writeacher

Sonnet 130(last question I promise)
Here is an interesting site...that will give you an idea of why he wrote that particular sonnet and who the audience is. http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/shakesonnets/section10.rhtml
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 12:42pm by GuruBlue

B. Lit
Okay, so is this right? Question Twenty-Four, A: The rhyme scheme in Sonnet Seventy-Three would be Shakespearean Question Twenty-Four, B: The meter of Sonnet Seventy-Three would be the iambic meter.
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 8:49am by W I C K E D

B. Lit
Okay, so is this right? Question Twenty-Four, A: The rhyme scheme in Sonnet Seventy-Three would be Shakespearean Question Twenty-Four, B: The meter of Sonnet Seventy-Three would be the iambic meter.
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 8:49am by W I C K E D

Spenser's Amoretti Sonnet #75 Question
Here's the sonnet: One day I wrote her name upon the strand, But came the waves and washed it away: Agayne I wrote it with a second hand, But came the tyde, and made my paynes his pray. 5 Vayne man, sayd she, that doest in vaine assay, A mortall thing so to immortalize, For I ...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:54am by Allyson

Georgia Studies
That's too bad. Most of the time, those things that present the greatest challenges are the most rewarding. Sonnets and villanelles are probably the most challenging forms of poetry around, and yet when a poet has written a good one, it is usually quite memorable, beautiful, ...
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 10:31am by Writeacher

English
http://www.sonnets.org/ http://nfs.sparknotes.com/sonnets/ Shakespeare's sonnets are here, listed by number. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet Explanations and examples of various sonnet types are here.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 6:54pm by Writeacher

Literature
I am studying Petrarchan poems in my lit class. Right now I am reading three Petrarchan poems: "The New Colossus" by Emma Lazarus, "Francisco Pertrarch- Sonnet VI", and "Francisco Petrarch- Sonnet CCXX".I need to identify the rhyme scheme of these poems and determine where the...
Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 10:16pm by Kayden

English
http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=how+to+write+a+sonnet Read several -- especially the first 3.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 6:19pm by Writeacher

poetry
I have to write a sonnet including one metaphor, one similie, two examples of a sound device such as an alliteration, consonance or assonance, and one example of enjambment. It may also include allusions, metonymy, synecdoche or allusion I am doing a Elizabethan Sonnet This is...
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 6:19pm by Sarah

English
Sorry -- 14 lines, not 8. The sonnet is arranged like this in Act I, scene 5: Romeo - 4 lines Juliet - 4 lines Romeo - 1 line Juliet - 1 line Romeo - 2 lines Juliet - 1 line Romeo - 1 line Do you see it all? (lines 93-105) Try writing it out separately, as if it were just one ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 9:12am by Writeacher

literature
Shakespeare asks the title question, and then describes summer as ephemeral and less than ideal. Near the end, he states that the object of the poem is perfect. "So long as men can breathe or eyes can see, So long lives this and this gives life to thee." http://www.william-...
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 3:37pm by Ms. Sue

Sonnet 130
Harsh terms
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 12:23pm by Stacy L.

english
I need examples of a sonnet!
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 6:54pm by ashley

LITERATUE
It's from a Shakespeare sonnet. By the way, what is your question?
Monday, August 4, 2008 at 6:24pm by drwls

B. Lit
24: What is the rhyme scheme of Sonnet 73?
Monday, September 29, 2008 at 8:49am by W I C K E D

Poetry
This is Shakespeare's Sonnet 116. Sra
Sunday, November 23, 2008 at 1:40pm by SraJMcGin

Sonnet 130(last question I promise)
Who is the audience?
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 12:42pm by Stacy L.

british literature
What is the meter or sonnet 73
Friday, March 5, 2010 at 2:33pm by trish

English
I need to write a sonnet poem
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 12:00am by Anonymous

english
the meaning of sonnet 35 in shakespear?
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 4:27pm by agnieszka

Poetry
“Sonnet 30” p. 960 Author: William Shakespeare. Type of Poem: Sonnet. Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: “Casey at the Bat” p.42 Author: Ernest Lawrence Thayer Type of Poem: ______________________ Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: “The Raven” p. 940 Author: Edgar Allan ...
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 2:41am by Nar

English
Does anyone have any ideas on what I should write my sonnet on?
Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 10:45pm by Emily

literature poertry
which one of the following is an english sonnet?
Sunday, August 10, 2008 at 11:21am by Anonymous

14 line 10 syllable poem
sonnet
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by sfg

literature
I think its a sentence from Shakespeare's Sonnet 116.
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 8:14pm by Peter

english
How to make a sonnet poem with 10 syllables
Monday, May 14, 2012 at 6:43pm by joshua

poetry part 1
The rhyme scheme of shakespeares sonnet is
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:48pm by Anonymous

English
http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=quiz+Shakespeare+sonnet+29,+30,+and+116
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 4:15am by Writeacher

Literature-Poetry
which one of the following poem is an english sonnet?
Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 3:56pm by Anonymous

poetry
Wait... can you tell me how to write a sonnet? Like the form of it?
Sunday, November 2, 2008 at 5:18pm by mysterychicken

english literature
Is Sonnet 18 written in iambic pentameter
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 at 8:57am by bee

Litracy
HELP!!! I don't remember how to make a dam sonnet with 10 syllables?
Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 6:11pm by Jake

literature
what are 2 examples of don't judge a book by its cover in sonnet 130
Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at 6:55pm by tammy

English
f this be error and upon me proved/ I nevered writ, nor no man ever loved." What is the impact of these concluding lines from shakespeare's sonnet 116? 1. They underscore the fact that everyone makes mistakes 2. They underscore the fat that shakespeare is a writer 3.They ...
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 4:58pm by Helen

English
When was John Donne's holy sonnet 10 "Death" written?
Friday, December 28, 2007 at 3:23pm by Ashlynn

English
LOL!! We'll be glad to comment on your sonnet after YOU've written it.
Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 7:25pm by Ms. Sue

help
Drwls... is exactly right. It is a couplet from a sonnet. And it is called an "eye rhyme".
Friday, August 15, 2008 at 1:58pm by GuruBlue

Literature
What is te structure of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's Sonnet 38?
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 3:59pm by Noell

Sonnet 130
Can someone help me figure out the overall tone of the poem
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 9:25pm by Literature Help

sonnet 14 line poem
identify 3 different poetic devices
Friday, March 25, 2011 at 12:14am by Anonymous

English
sorry thanks Which line best states the theme of John Donne's holy sonnet 10? 1. "Ann soonest our best men with thee do go" 2."Death be not proud, though some have call thee" 3. And Death shall be no more; Death, thou shalt die." 4. And doest with poison, war, and sickness ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 10:51am by Helen

Literature
See the analysis of terms in Sonnet 20. (Broken Link Removed)
Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 1:20pm by bobpursley

poetry
thank you as well. this helped a lot. now i can finally go fix up my sonnet ^^
Sunday, November 2, 2008 at 5:18pm by mysterychicken

Sonnet 130
Maybe harsh, but I think he sees her realistically,.... so what is he saying in the last two lines.
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 12:23pm by GuruBlue

English
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet Scroll down about halfway. http://www.shakespeare-online.com/sonnets/116.html Read Related Articles, too.
Saturday, July 2, 2011 at 11:25am by Writeacher

english
poem is to ________ as novel is to chapter Stanza? or couplet or line ?? or verse sonnet?
Monday, May 21, 2007 at 8:17pm by Phil

English
Yes, those are your directions. Follow my suggestions in my last post. You need to be able to analyze this sonnet.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 9:12am by Writeacher

Literature
The Holy Sonnet was written by John Donne. On 6, I still don't see any of those being the answer.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at 3:34pm by Adam

literature
In "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?" Shakespeare claims that the object of his sonnet will be immortal because?
Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 2:46pm by Anonymous

English 1
How do you write a sonnet and a couplet and a quatrain. How do you know if a syllable is stressed or unsressed by just looking at the word
Saturday, November 15, 2008 at 9:35pm by LIza

English
1. Sonnet (singular) 8. If I am mistaken, I have not written nor has any man ever loved. Sra
Sunday, March 13, 2011 at 1:33pm by SraJMcGin

help please English
Now you have the last one correct. Keep reading and rereading the Shakespeare sonnet.
Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 8:01pm by Writeacher

English
If this be error and upon me proved/ I nevered writ, nor no man ever loved." What is the impact of these concluding lines from shakespeare's sonnet 116? 1. They underscore the fact that everyone makes mistakes 2. They underscore the fat that shakespeare is a writer 3.They ...
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2:53pm by Helen

English literature
Yes. I think most/all the sonnets are. http://www.google.com/search?q=sonnet+18&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 at 8:57am by Writeacher

english
how do you determine the rhythm and meter of a poem? also how do you translate a sonnet into everyday language?
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 12:19pm by Jatavion Micheal

poetry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnet http://www.sonnets.org/
Sunday, November 2, 2008 at 5:18pm by Writeacher

Georgia Studies
MC...by George I think your doing great! I would really be interested to see how you fixed your sonnet.
Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 10:31am by GuruBlue

literature
what is the sonnet form for John Donne? To my mistess going to bed. Can someone explain what is conceit in this poem?
Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 12:04am by no name

english
which of the following genres is defined by form rather than theme: tragedy, sonnet, comedy, satire, or drama.
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at 10:07pm by liz

Enlgish
I need someone to write me a 14 line to syllable poem/ sonnet about love (for him) please helP!
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 12:08am by Ginger

British Literature
Unrymed iambic pentameter is used in what type of writing? a. a crown b. a sonnet c. novels d. blank verse
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at 12:53pm by Cori

Sonnet 130
I always thought the tone was something like "You're not very appealing when it comes to the senses but I love you for your personality"
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 9:25pm by Naomi

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