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Quizzes

1. What adjectives could be used to describe time in this sonnet?→literary, weak, silly
2. In what line does the word "love" appear?→line 14
3. What is poetry's relationship to the other kinds of art mentioned in the poem?→it's more powerful and lasts longer
4. Why is there so much violence in this poem?→to illustrate the destructiveness of time
5. How will the beloved by remembered?→readers will remember him by reading this sonnet
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