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Unformatted text preview: Identify the three different Oxford English Dictionary definitions of fancy and how they are important in the poem. Explain the difference between Anglo-Saxon and Latinate root words, in terms of syllables and associative meanings; and identify how English poetry changed after the 1066 Norman conquest. Describe the structural (formal) features of an English and an Italian sonnet. Identify the major subjects, themes, and rhetorical moves in Sonnet #65. Poem Focused On : The Vine by Robert Herrick Sonnet #65 by William Shakespeare Vocabulary: Be sure youre familiar with the definitions of these terms: allusion convention euphemism iambic tetrameter paradox framing mechanism...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ENGL 243 taught by Professor Collier during the Fall '07 term at Maryland.
- Fall '07