Sonnet 60 Questions and Answers

Sonnet 60

Even by the standards of the Shakespearean sonnet, this poem is very neatly divided into three self-contained quatrains and a couplet. The quatrains provide three complementary views of the passage...

Latest answer posted October 16, 2019, 10:32 am (UTC)

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Sonnet 60

Each sonnet is centrally concerned with how quickly time passes and how soon we humans die. Both sonnets use the metaphor of the waves to show how human lives are over almost in a flash. Spenser's...

Latest answer posted June 26, 2021, 12:22 am (UTC)

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Sonnet 60

(All line citations are taken from the text available at the Shakespeare Online reference provided.) Question 1: Which of the following best describes the whole structure of the poem as a whole? A)...

Latest answer posted October 19, 2017, 2:48 am (UTC)

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Sonnet 60

William Shakespeare's Sonnet LX is about Time as a destructive force. This destructiveness of Time is the threat to anything that is temporal. But the speaker contends that the sonnet, composed of...

Latest answer posted July 5, 2016, 4:11 am (UTC)

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Sonnet 60

Although not exact, the line you quote is from William Shakespeare, but it is not from a play, ... it's from a poem. This line is from William Shakespeare's Sonnet 60: Like as the waves make...

Latest answer posted April 14, 2012, 7:34 pm (UTC)

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