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The Windhover

The Windhover

by Gerard Manley Hopkins

The Windhover: How It's All Put Together True or False

1. What is the form of the poem?A Shakespearean sonnet
2. What did Hopkins call his funky new meter?twisted rhythm
3. What do you call the first eight lines of this form of poem?an octet
4. What is Hopkins's word for the unique characteristics of every object and individual?inscape
5. What sound does Hopkins alliterate in the first line of "The Windhover"?M sounds

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