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the name of holy sonnet 10

death, be not proud,

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who wrote holy sonnet 10

John donne

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what type of sonnet is holy sonnet 10

an italian sonnet

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the tone of holy sonnet 10

scornful and triumphant

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there is an apostrophe in Holy sonnet 10, what is being talked to

death, as if he was a person that is proud

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We wake eternally is a ____

paradox

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theme of holy sonnet 10

insignificant death

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"Why swell'st thou then" is from

holy sonnet 10

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"One short sleep past, we wake eternally
And death shall be no more; Death, thou shalt die." is from

holy sonnet 10

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why did john donne not get a degree at oxford

b/c of religious beliefs

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how is john donne a paradox

he is a doubter and a believer, wordly and spiritual, science and discovery.

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where does Hemingway get "for whom the bell tolls"

mediation 17

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"Perchance he for whom this bell tolls"

meditation 17

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theme of mediation 17

all connect

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"all mankind is of one author and is one volume" is from

mediation 17

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"No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent" is from

mediation 17

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"Any man's death diminishes me because I am involved in mankind," is from

mediation 17

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A valediction: _______________-

forbidding mourning

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who wrote meditation 17

john donne

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intellectual type of poetry.
conversational style
includes confusing/ obscure ideas, surprising twists/ imagery/paradox/ conceits.
everyday speech
abstract, theoretical speaking

metaphysical

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centrifugal writer of metaphysical poets

John Donne

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extended metaphor that makes a surprising connection between two dissimilar things.

metaphysical conceit

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the first stanza of A valediction:forbidding mourning contains words that are

euphonious

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A valediction:forbidding mourning is written to the speaker's ________ because he has ______ and he is telling her to not _____

lover
died
mourn

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what can't really separate people

death

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how does A valediction:forbidding mourning compare to Shakespeare's a marriage of the true mind

talking about true love
ever fixed mark= compass

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"A breach, but an expansion,
Like gold to airy thinness beat" is from

A valediction:forbidding mourning

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name a cavalier poet

ben johnson

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what group did ben johnson form

tribe of ben

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poets who wrote with a light feeling
seize the day
sensual
supported monarchy

cavaliers

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who wrote with themes of war , love, honor, courtly graces

cavaliers

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robert herrick was a member of the

tribe of ben

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who wrote
to the virgins, to make much of time

robert herrick

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to the virgins, to make much of time is a ____ poem

cavalier

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in to the virgins, to make much of time, the speaker is telling the virgins to not be ____ and to gather ____ before dying

coy
rosebuds

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a rhyme with two syllables is

feminine

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a rhyme with one syllable is

masculine

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who wrote Still to be Neat

Ben Johnson

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Still to be neat is somewhat _____

cavalier

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artifice means

artificial

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what is the tone of Still to be neat

critical, playful

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the word "still" in Still to be neat is connative to

stubborn, always

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in Still to be neat, there is a negative tone towards the

artifice

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who wrote On my First Son

Ben Johnson

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"Such sweet neglect more taketh me
than all th' adulteries of art"

Still to be neat

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the tone of On my First Son

serious, somber, sad

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what is the sin of On my First Son

too much hope and love in one son

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how long did the son last in On my First Son

7 years

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"O could I lose all father now" is from?
means?

On my First Son
lose memory of son to let him go

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what is envied in On my First Son

old age
passion.

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"Here doth lie
Ben Johnson his best piece of poetry" is from

On my First Son

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who was a quarrelsome, well-educated man.
He knew big writers.
Both children died early.
Had trouble with the law.
Killed an actor
Performed in the globe theater.
buried in poet's corner

Ben Johnson

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