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What characteristic unique to Shakespearean sonnets is found in "Sonnet29","Sonnet 116", and "Sonnet 130"?

A:Three quatrains and a rhyming couplet***

B:A steady rhyme scheme

C:14 lines

Is this correct?

asked by marylyn
  1. Right

    posted by Writeacher
  2. Thank you, so very much!!

    posted by marylyn
  3. You're welcome.

    You don't even really have to read it to know. Just look at the pattern of lines!

    https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/45108/sonnet-130-my-mistress-eyes-are-nothing-like-the-sun

    3 sets of 4 lines each (= 12 lines = 3 quatrains)
    2 lines (couplet) set off at the end

    Each of the quatrains has its own rhyme scheme.
    The couplet at the end rhymes separately, too.

    =)

    posted by Writeacher

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