Who Were The Romantics?

In this lesson, we will be introduced to the Romantic era and some of the ideas which were important at that time. We will see where the Romantic era sits in history and encounter some of the important Romantic writers.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of these is NOT a form of poetry?

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Q2.How many lines does a sonnet have?

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Q3.'The clouds drifted along the horizon' is an example of:

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Q4.True or false? When thinking about the structure of a poem, we should think about the beginning, the ending and the changes.

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Q5.What type of poem will usually have a narrator and characters?

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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.Which of these is NOT a form of poetry?

1/5

Q2.How many lines does a sonnet have?

2/5

Q3.'The clouds drifted along the horizon' is an example of:

3/5

Q4.True or false? When thinking about the structure of a poem, we should think about the beginning, the ending and the changes.

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Q5.What type of poem will usually have a narrator and characters?

5/5

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Who were the Romantics?

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Q1.Romantic writing is always about love and relationships.

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Q2.Which of these periods in literature came first?

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Q3.Which word means 'one thing being very different to another'?

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Q4.Which revolution was happening at the same time the Romantics were writing?

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Q5.Oppression is the __________ and unfair treatment of a group of people by those in power.

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Q6.Who was one of the 'original' Romantic writers?

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Q7.John Keats was a popular poet while he was alive.

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Q8.Charlotte Smith's writing was often filled with:

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Who were the Romantics?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Romantic writing is always about love and relationships.

1/8

Q2.Which of these periods in literature came first?

2/8

Q3.Which word means 'one thing being very different to another'?

3/8

Q4.Which revolution was happening at the same time the Romantics were writing?

4/8

Q5.Oppression is the __________ and unfair treatment of a group of people by those in power.

5/8

Q6.Who was one of the 'original' Romantic writers?

6/8

Q7.John Keats was a popular poet while he was alive.

7/8

Q8.Charlotte Smith's writing was often filled with:

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Lesson summary: Who Were The Romantics?

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