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Ode on Melancholy

Ode on Melancholy

  

by John Keats

Ode on Melancholy: Coming to Terms True or False

1. What is the pattern of an iamb? -> daDUM
2. Where did the ode originate? -> Rural New Jersey
3. What is the rhyme scheme of the first two stanzas? -> ABCDEABCDE
4. What is a trochee? -> A reversed iamb
5. How many iambs are there in a line of iambic pentameter? -> 5

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