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The Sun Rising

The Sun Rising


by John Donne

The Sun Rising: Device Detective True or False

1. A poem written about two lovers at dawn is called an… -> aubade
2. The direct address to an inanimate object is known as a(n)... -> apostrophe
3. The form of each stanza blends what two types of forms? -> Italian and English sonnet forms
4. Line 21 ("She's all states, and all princes I") is an example of… -> a double negative
5. Lines 21 and 30 both feature... -> explicit innuendos