Flashcards in Blank Verse Deck (14):
It is an ? With ? And ?
It is ?
It is traditionally associated with ?
Iambic line / ten stresses /five beats
Dramatic speech and epic poetry
The lack of rhyme makes what more possible and effective
It is often identified as the poetic form
Closest to human speech
Boni verse cane into English poetry from ?
The Italians called blank verse ?
Verse sciolti da rima: verse free from rhyme
There was intense interest at the time in finding an ?
Unrhymed line that would match the heft and weight of the classical epic
This was after all the ? When ? Was still priority for poets
Imitation of the classical epic its scope and purpose
Italian poets such as ? We’re already ?
But there blank verse was composed with ?
There was still a need to ? In ?
Luigi alamanni and trissino were already using blank verse for plays in early part of 16th century
Naturalize the whole project of blank verse in English language
Inventor of blank verse in England
Powerful influence in poetry they do not?
Born in ? The son of a man who would become
He would die at age of ? Executed for ? By? Except that ?
Henry Howard earl of surrey
Do not completely master
Duke of Norfolk
Advised his sister to become the kings mistress and for some other minor offenses
Two major innovations in English poetry ?
Helped Thomas Wyatt bring sonnet to England
Translated the Aeneid into this strain he meter of blank verse
His intention was to produce a ?
Strict ten syllable line
The establishment of blank verse as a convention that could be used in English poetry had an?
Without ? There was suddenly ?
Rhyme/ far more handed of natural and unforced speech
With whom did blank verse come into its own ?
Electrified London theatre with his production of (when published and performed)
Tamburlaine the great
Here for the first time blank verse was revealed to be a ?
Where ? Could be ?
Natural vehicle for rhythmic and sustained speech
Complex argument and emotion sustained without
Being drowned out by rhyme