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Sonnet 55

Sonnet 55


by William Shakespeare

Sonnet 55: Form Up True or False

1. How many lines are in a sonnet? -> 14
2. "But you shall shine more bright in these contents" (3) contains both: -> alliteration and onomatopoeia
3. What is the term for the thematic change that occurs in line 9? -> end rhyme
4. Who is credited with inventing the sonnet? -> Petrarch
5. Lines 13 and 14 form a rhyming: -> couplet