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To Melancholy

To Melancholy

by Charlotte Smith

To Melancholy: Elegiac What, Now? True or False

1. What is the form of the poem?A Petrarchan sonnet
2. What is an elegy?the inscription on someone's gravestone
3. What are the first eight lines of a Petrarchan sonnet called?the sestet
4. What is an eye-rhyme?Words that rhyme with "eye."
5. What does the poetic term "apostrophe" mean?It's a comparison using "like" or "as."

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