Sonnet 116 Quiz

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Sonnet 116 Quiz

Evaluative activity to Sonnet 116 lesson.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What figure of speech is used in the following: “It [love] is an ever-fixed mark…”?
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 2. 
    Which of the following best explains the line: “whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken…”?
    • A. 

      Love’s value ends when one dies.

    • B. 

      Love is very difficult to calculate.

    • C. 

      Love’s value can never truly be calculated, nor can it be measured.

    • D. 

      Love's actual worth cannot be known – it remains a mystery.

  • 3. 
    In the lines: “Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks,  But bears it out even to the edge of doom,”  Shakespeare believes that true love is--
    • A. 

      Timeless

    • B. 

      Constant

    • C. 

      Strong

    • D. 

      Measurable

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