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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 ...

English
One way an English sonnet is different from a Petrarchan sonnet because an English sonnet contains A couplet < A sestet Give quatrains None of the above

Poetry, Part 2
One difference between English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its

Poetry
One difference between the English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its

English
Hello can someone help me come up with the central theme for sonnet 15 and 27 by Shakespeare and lastly sonnet 27 by Elizabeth Barrett... please and thanks!

English
Can someone help me come up with the a central theme for sonnet 15? PLEASE and also help me find a modern version of sonnet 16 by Elizabeth B.

sonnet
who is the audience in shakespears sonnet 130? who is it aimed at?

sonnet
i need to write a sonnet

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).

english
One difference between the English sonnet and the Italian sonnet is its

literature
Compare shakespeare sonnet 130 and edmund sonnet 130

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?

Sonnet 130
What is the purpose of writing sonnet 130?

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

english
what is an example of sonnet?

british literature
What is the meter or sonnet 73

english
I need examples of a sonnet!

english
the meaning of sonnet 35 in shakespear?

Sonnet 130(last question I promise)
Who is the audience?

english
How to make a sonnet poem with 10 syllables

English
Does anyone have any ideas on what I should write my sonnet on?

Literature
What is te structure of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's Sonnet 38?

english literature
Is Sonnet 18 written in iambic pentameter

Litracy
HELP!!! I don't remember how to make a dam sonnet with 10 syllables?

poetry part 1
The rhyme scheme of shakespeares sonnet is

lit
can someone help me start a sonnet poem on what is winning.

lit
can someone help me write a sonnet on the topic winning

English
Can you make me a sonnet. 14 lines . 10 syllables. any topic will do.

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 ...

English
When was John Donne's holy sonnet 10 "Death" written?

sonnet 14 line poem
identify 3 different poetic devices

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: ...

Sonnet 130
Can someone help me figure out the overall tone of the poem

Poetry
Can anyone tell me what kind of poem is "A Barred Owl"? Ex. is it a villanelle or a sonnet...? Thank you!!

Socials Studies
Toussaint Louverture was immortalized in sonnet by the British poet Wordsworth

Vocab
A poem that is told in an actual manner. A. Lyrics B. Ballard C. Sonnet D. Genre C

Vocabulary
A poem that is told in an actual manner. A. Lyrics B. Ballard C. Sonnet D. Genre D?

english
poem is to ________ as novel is to chapter Stanza? or couplet or line ?? or verse sonnet?

english
how do you determine the rhythm and meter of a poem? also how do you translate a sonnet into everyday language?

literature
In "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?" Shakespeare claims that the object of his sonnet will be immortal because?

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

Enlgish
I need someone to write me a 14 line to syllable poem/ sonnet about love (for him) please helP!

Vocabulary
A poem that is told in an actual manner. A. Lyrics B. Ballard C. Sonnet D. Genre C is wrong so is A correct?

Vocabulary
A poem that is told in an actual manner. A. Lyrics B. Ballard C. Sonnet D. Genre C is wrong so is A correct?

literature
what is the sonnet form for John Donne? To my mistess going to bed. Can someone explain what is conceit in this poem?

english
which of the following genres is defined by form rather than theme: tragedy, sonnet, comedy, satire, or drama.

British Literature
Unrymed iambic pentameter is used in what type of writing? a. a crown b. a sonnet c. novels d. blank verse

British literature
compare and contrast the themes and strutures of Edmunds Spenser sonneet to william shakespeare sonnet 18?? Help PLZ!!! thank you!!

creative writing
The volta in a sonnet is the rhyme scheme the name of the stanzas a change or turn in the poem the theme confused

English: Amoretti LXXV: One Day I Wrote Her Name
What are three questions asked in this sonnet. If you can help great! If not that's fine

Poetry
Which of the following poems is an English sonnet a)The Red Wheelbarrow b)Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening c)Into My Own d)Travel

English
Hi. :) What do the speakers of Sir Thomas Wyatt's "Whoso List to Hunt" and Edmund Spenser's "Sonnet 30" have in common? How are they different?

English12
What do the speakers of Sir Thomas Wyatt's "Whoso List to Hunt" and Edmund Spenser's "Sonnet 30" have in common? How are they different?

English 4
In Sonnet 106, the speaker claims that earlier praise has prefigured, or _____, his love. A. molded**** B. created C. destroyed D. suggested

Literature
This quote from “I Hear America Singing” by Walt Whitman shows the poem is what kind? A. Lyric B. Haiku C. Couplet D. Sonnet

English
Would this analogy be C? correct me if im wrong rail: tie:: A. sonnet: poem B. house: foundation C. coat: cap D. locomotive: train

English
Would this analogy be B? correct me if im wrong rail: tie:: A. sonnet: poem B. house: foundation C. coat: cap D. locomotive: train

music
from symphony, sonnet, concerto and aria which one is the odd one out?

LITERATURE
The poem written by John Donne, is the sonnet form in this poem, (aa,bb,cc,dd,ee,ff,gg,hh,ii...etc.

english need help asap
7. In Song of Myself, number 33, Whitman personifies death as something chasing a ship. This figure of speech — In Song of Myself, number 33, Whitman personifies death as something chasing a ship. This figure of speech —   a. suggests that the victims were doomed from the...

English 9
poem with 14 lines and 10 syllables vent about ONE THING you HATE - I don't know how to do a poem sonnet

American Literature
Which of the following genres is defined by theme (what happens) rather than form (how the words are put together)? A. Drama B. Comedy C. Satire D. Tragedy E. Sonnet

English
I need a sonnet with 14 lines 10 syllables per line and ABAB CDCD EFEF GG rhyme scheem for tomorrow please? Is about something you hate...thank you(:

english
Part I of "Alone" can best be identified as an example of a a) ballad. b) sonnet. c) lyric poem. d) narrative. All of the following lines from "Alone" contain examples of alliteration except a) “like a boy in a playground surrounded by enemies.” b) “and scuttled smartly ...

poetry ! help
I'm confused on how to write a sonnet poem. ( I searched for some examples but there just way to confusing) any examples? Thanks:)

English
Hey I need my answers checked to see if they're right. These answers are based off of the poem Sonnet 57 by William Shakespeare. 1. This poem is like many other Renaissance poems in its A. irrational purpose. B. Emphasis on love. C. rough humor. D. mood of mourning. I chose B ...

Literature
I know that Sonnets have fourteen lines THE QUESTIONS IS are "The Passionate Shepered To His Love by Marlowe and The Nymphs Reply To The Shepherd both Sonnets? If they are what makes them Sonnets? My guess is that they are not because they are not fourteen lines and does not ...

Shakespeare
I need help with the meter in Shakespeare's Sonnet 87. I know usually his are iambic pentameter, but with eleven syllables in each line I can't make that work. HELP.

English
Write me a sonnet. Make sure it sounds like something an 11th grader would write though. Thanks in advance.

literature
Please help me I'm not doing homework but research on Shakespeare's sonnet Shall I Compare Thee To a Summer's day? Why does Shakespeare refute his claim?

English
Could someone please explain to me the rhyming scheme of a Petrarchan poem? http://www.answers.com/topic/petrarchan-sonnet Let us know if you still have questions. =) Here's an excellent explanation of how one figures a rhyme scheme: http://www.lausd.k12.ca.us/lausd/resources/...

english
tennyson's "the lady of shalott has a rhythm and a rhyme pattern that make it sound like a. a sonnet b. an elegy c. a nursery rhyme d. an ode

poetry
Could you please explain what this sonnet means? It is called March by Susie Harrison. The sonnet is below: With outstretched whirring wings of van-dyked jet, Two crows one day o'er house and pavement pass'd. Swift silhouettes limned 'gainst the blue, they glass'd Smooth beak ...

poetry
no one is replying to my post on editing my sonnet. please i need help, it's due tommorow. The subject is also poetry and its a few posts below thanks -mysterychicken

English
Can you please tell me if the tense choice is correct in this paragraph? Tahnk you. Two verbs in brackets. 1) Time is personified through the use of a capital letter in line 9, through the use of verbs referring to human action (line 10: beding, come) and finally through the ...

English3
Can anyone help me with the introduction for an essay that I am writing. It's on what is the theme of Sonnet XXX by Edna St. Vincent Millay?..."Love is not all: it is not meat nor drink". I'm also having trouble coming up with a good body paragraph.

con't -literature
Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove: from Sonnet CXVI by William Shakespeare

English
Writeacher, I urgently need to rephrase Shakespeare's sonnet "When I do Count the Clock that Tells the Time". The rephrase must be simple and straightforward. Can you recommend a website? Thank you very much!!!

English (The Renaissance: Unit 4)
"When in disgrace with Fortune and men's eyes/I all alone beweep my outcast state..." What emotion is shakespeare describing in these lines from Sonnet 29? A. Anger B. Depression C. Contentment D. Awe **Depression**?

English
Hey... Can you please give me some questions on William Shakespeare sonnet 29, 30, and 116. I tried to look for MCQ to practice some more, but i didn't find so please if you can help me i'll appriciate it thanks

English 4
How does the playing of scales echo the return to tradition in “Prayer”? A. Scales are ornamental and challenging. B. Scales are foundational and methodical. C. The meter of scales matches that of the sonnet. D. The piano is a source of traditional music. B ?

English
I need the last two lines for a sonnet. They need to have 10 syllables each. and they need to rhyme with each other. And have to relate to being yourelf. Any ideas?

English
When previewing the following lines from Sonnet 18, how many sentences should readers plan to read fluently? So long as men can breathe, or eyes can see, So long lives this, and this gives life to thee. A. two B. none C. four D. one

eng/lit
in the sonnet against that time shakespeare in lines 1-12,which of the following is a main verb? a)come line 1 b)shall see line2 c) shalt pass line5 d)shall find line8 e)do ensconce line 9?

English/Literature
An example of a paradox in "Holy Sonnet 10" is: a) "Death, be not proud" b) "Death, thou shalt die" c) "thou art slave to date" d) "one short sleep past" I chose b because it seems the most contradictory?

Grammar
I need help concerning relative pronouns. For example, I'll use this sentence: The poem that he wrote was a sonnet. I know that the relative pronoun in this sentence is 'that'. Is it's antecedent 'poem'?

Romeo and Juliet
Could you please help me with this thanks. In act 1 scene 5 Romeo and Juliet say speeches that form a sonnet. Could you give me a link that will give me a translation of what they are saying. Thanks for your time

Englsih, Sonnets
Can someone help me with Sidney Sonnet 31 and 39 questions? The sonnets are at the bottom if you need them. 1. The unifying theme of Sidney's Sonnets 31 and 39 is... a. natural beauty b. hopeless love c. relief from pain d. endless suffering 2. Which of the following is a ...

English
love at first sight the ball romeo sees her first. their first words are a shared sonnet analyse the reason for this. analyse the language and the imagery what do we learn about her feeling? ROMEO AND JULIET

English 4
Sonnet 43 is mainly about A. the death of the speaker's beloved. B. the appearance of the speaker's beloved. C. the ways in which the speaker loves her beloved. D. the speaker's religious beliefs. B ?

language arts
I have an assignment where it says to write a sonnet with 14 lines but they also say to have 14 syllables per line. I thought it was 10 syllables per line. Can anyone help ?

English 2 honors quick question
I have a final in this class tomorrow and I need a free online practice test. Somethings we have learned our poetry terms, (sonnet, lyrical, haiku, simile, metaphor, hyberbole etc..) We have also read the story Antigone, Pit and the Pendulum, Witness for the prosecution. Thanks:)

British Literature
Charlotte Turner Smith's sonnet "Written the close of Spring" best exemplifies what motif? Examples given are the parallels between human existence and nature; the cyclical nature of human existence; the facrt that the happiness of youth comes only once; or the beauty of nature.

English
I read Shakespeare's sonnet 29, and I must write a 5 paragraph essay on the theme. I need a few guidance tips and ideas on what to write. Thanks in advance! So, There are multiple themes in this poem but I chose the theme(my main discussion) 'wealth',and I hope to somehow tie ...

English
“I hear America singing, the varied carols I hear, Those of mechanics, each one singing his as it should be blithe and strong The carpenter singing his as he measures his plank or beam,” This quote from “I Hear America Singing” by Walt Whitman shows the poem is what ...

literature
1. Hopkins's use of "seared," "bleared," and "smeared" is an example of A. metaphor. B. assonance. C. simile. D. alliteration. 2. A villanelle is A. a narrative poem written in blank verse. B. a formal poem using extensive repetition. C. a favorite technique of John Donne. D. ...

literary
1. Hopkins’s use of “seared,” “bleared,” and “smeared” is an example of A. metaphor. C. simile. B. assonance. D. alliteration. 2. A villanelle is A. a narrative poem written in blank verse. B. a formal poem using extensive repetition. C. a favorite technique of ...

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