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1

how many poems did petrarch write

300

2

what does rapt mean

absorbed

3

2 of petrach's sonnets

rapt in the one fond thought
The eyes I spoke of once

4

a petrarch sonnet can also be called

an italian sonnet

5

petrarch's timeline

1304-1374

6

why is petrarch in this unit

first sonnet writer

7

what is petrarch's style

octave and sestet

8

the octet poses

a question

9

the sestet

comment on the question

10

the beginning of the sestet marks the

reversal

11

in what sonnet is the girl being beleaguered by guys

rapt in the one fond thought

12

the guy that doesn't have the nerve to talk to the girl is in what sonnet

rapt in the one fond thought

13

tone of rapt in the one fond thought

fearful of being rejected

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the eyes I spoke of once represents ___

death

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the vein of my accustomed art is dry

the eyes I spoke of once

16

angelic rays that used to make this earth a paradise

the eyes I spoke of once

17

what sonnet has the comparison to old ink

the eyes I spoke of once

18

what is a conceit metaphor

goes all the way through a poem.

19

compare and contrats ice to fire to rapt in the one fond thought

in like fire to ice he talks to the girl while the rapt poem guy admires from afar.
in like fire to ice there is a continual tone where the speaker doesn't give up
in the rapt poem, the guy gives up

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compare rapt in the one fond thought to the eyes i spoke of once

rapt-before dead
eyes- after death
rapt- inspiration
eyes-ink almost dry
rapt- earth=paradise
eyes-earth=no paradise

21

the muse is gone and so is the inspiration in what sonnet

the eyes I spoke of once

22

compare my mistress' eyes to rapt in the one fond thought

both-man to woman
both-loved passionately
-eye's, shakespeare doesn't describe woman with trite comparisons
-rapt- petrach uses these trite comparisons

23

Ellizabeth is also known as the

virgin queen

24

elizabeth wrote

lyrics

25

significance of elizabeth's works

she was the rejector, female pov

26

what does importune mean

bother

27

what does plucking plumes mean

taking away beauty

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what does elizabeth regret in when i was fair and young

that she scorned away all her suitors

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elizabeth had ____ when she was younger, now she doesn't it

promises

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I will so pluck your plumes that you shall say no more

when i was fair and young

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