If thou must love me: Writing about Sonnet 14

In this lesson, we will consolidate everything we have learnt about sonnets so far and write about Elizabeth Barrett-Browning's use of language and structure in 'Sonnet 14'.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Barrett-Browning was always sure about Browning's love for her.

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Q2.In Sonnet 14, she told Browning not to love her for

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Q3.A paraphrase of 'a trick of thought' is an interesting idea.

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Q4.'pity's wiping my cheeks' is an example of

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Q5.She compares herself to a 'creature' to suggest that

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Q6.Sonnet 14 is a Petrarchan sonnet

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Q7.The rhyme scheme of the sestet is

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Q8.The volta can be found in

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Q9.Enjambment is used to suggest that

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Barrett-Browning was always sure about Browning's love for her.

1/9

Q2.In Sonnet 14, she told Browning not to love her for

2/9

Q3.A paraphrase of 'a trick of thought' is an interesting idea.

3/9

Q4.'pity's wiping my cheeks' is an example of

4/9

Q5.She compares herself to a 'creature' to suggest that

5/9

Q6.Sonnet 14 is a Petrarchan sonnet

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Q7.The rhyme scheme of the sestet is

7/9

Q8.The volta can be found in

8/9

Q9.Enjambment is used to suggest that

9/9

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If Thou Must Love Me:

Before you leave class today, answer the following questions.

Q1.Barrett-Browning was unhappy that her father was a slave owner.

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Q2.Barrett-Browning was always sure about Browning's love for her.

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Q3.Barrett-Browning called her sonnets 'Sonnets from the Portuguese' because

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Q4.Barrett-Browning was conflicted about her love because of

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Q5.'pity's wiping my cheeks' is an example of

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Q6.Sonnet 14 is a Petrarchan sonnet

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Q7.The rhyme scheme of the sestet is

7/9

Q8.The volta can be found in

8/9

Q9.Enjambment is used to suggest that

9/9

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If Thou Must Love Me:

Before you leave class today, answer the following questions.

Q1.Barrett-Browning was unhappy that her father was a slave owner.

1/9

Q2.Barrett-Browning was always sure about Browning's love for her.

2/9

Q3.Barrett-Browning called her sonnets 'Sonnets from the Portuguese' because

3/9

Q4.Barrett-Browning was conflicted about her love because of

4/9

Q5.'pity's wiping my cheeks' is an example of

5/9

Q6.Sonnet 14 is a Petrarchan sonnet

6/9

Q7.The rhyme scheme of the sestet is

7/9

Q8.The volta can be found in

8/9

Q9.Enjambment is used to suggest that

9/9

Lesson summary: If thou must love me: Writing about Sonnet 14

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