9th Lit: EXTRA CREDIT!!! Shakespearean Sonnet Project

Notes: Sonnets

Point Value: 30 writing points.

Criteria: Your sonnet must have all of the following criteria.

 

  • Must describe an ironic situation (4 points).
  • Must satisfy the criteria for a Shakespearean Sonnet (12 points).
    • 14 lines
    • Proper Rhyme Scheme – ABABCDCDEFEFGG
    • Iambic Pentameter – 10 syllables per line
  • Must include at least 3 of the following pieces of figurative language. Please make these devices stand out (12 points).
    • Alliteration
    • Onomatopoeia
    • Metaphor
    • Simile
    • Allusion
    • Personification
    • Imagery
    • Oxymoron
    • Pun
    • Hyperbole
  • Must be typed on blog (2 points)

http://www.rhymezone.com/

http://www.howmanysyllables.com/

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