Vocab

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  1. When was Shakespeare born?
    1564
  2. What is a verse drama?
    Play with poetry
  3. What is a blank verse?
    Unryming lines
  4. What is Iambic pentameter?
    Most lines have 5 unstressed syllables thats followed by unstressed
  5. What is a soliloquy?
    A long speech by a character giving their inner feelings
  6. What is an aside?
    A quiet mark only to the audience or the reader
  7. What is a rhetorical device?
    With 3 examples....
    • Making something convincing...
    • Repeating sounds or words
    • Repeating grammical structures
    • A question that requires no answer
  8. When did Julius Caesar Live?
    100 bc to 44 bc
  9. What is dramatic irony?
    When the audience knows something the character(s) don't
  10. Who did Caesar defeat in 46 bc?
    Spain and Egypt
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2011-05-04 21:12:48
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