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Sonnet 146

Sonnet 146


by William Shakespeare

Sonnet 146: Form and Meter of Sonnet 146 Quiz

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Q. How many quatrains are in this sonnet?

Q. What's this sonnet's rhyme scheme?

None, it's blank verse
Q. What kind of meter does Shakespeare mostly use in the sonnets?

Iambic hexameter
Trochaic tetrameter
Iambic pentameter
A voltage meter
Q. The following two lines are an example of what? So shalt thou feed on death, that feeds on men, / And death once dead, there's no more dying then.

Rhymed couplet
A play
A quatrain
A volta or, a turn
Q. Which of the following is a characteristic of a typical Shakespearean Sonnet?

It's got 14 lines
It's written mostly in iambic pentameter
It's got 3 quatrains and a final rhymed couplet
All of the above