Today, using your chosen sonnet, take 45 minutes to...
Read the poem carefully, paying particular attention to the relationship between form and meaning. Compose a well-written essay response that analyzes how literary techniques used in this poem contribute to its meaning.
**TIP: In introduction paragraph, FULLY answer the question.
Don’t just list literary elements or the type of poem structure, but say HOW the author is using these elements to develop the meaning (THEME)
Due Wednesday 11/8. ** Do NOT use outside research for this response - any evidence of doing so will result in a 0 and you will need to pick a different sonnet and do the task again. On the AP exam you have only your own brain and reading, writing & analysis skills with which to respond to these prompts.
This AP Literature & Composition class is a college-level survey course that requires extensive reading, deep thinking, and high-level analytical writing. You are in this class by choice AND by teacher recommendation.