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Sonnet 146

Sonnet 146


by William Shakespeare

Sonnet 146: Form and Meter of Sonnet 146 True or False

1. How many quatrains are in this sonnet? -> 3
2. What's this sonnet's rhyme scheme? -> ababcdcdebebff
3. What kind of meter does Shakespeare mostly use in the sonnets? -> Iambic pentameter
4. 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. -> A play
5. Which of the following is a characteristic of a typical Shakespearean Sonnet? -> It's written mostly in iambic pentameter