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The Splendour Falls on Castle Walls

The Splendour Falls on Castle Walls

by Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Splendour Falls on Castle Walls: Form and Formalwear True or False

1. What does the meter of the poem refer to? -> The rhythm of the words in each line
2. What is the meter of "Splendour Falls"? -> It's only rock n' roll
3. What are some examples of internal rhyme from this poem? -> "Tennyson" and "Schmennyson"
4. What is "alliteration"? -> The repetition of the same first consonant sound
5. What is the rhyme scheme of this poem? -> A,B,B,A,C,C

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