Sonnet Example in Romeo and Juliet

Prologue Quiz Answer: Sonnet

The Prologue to Romeo and Juliet is a sonnet, more specifically, a Shakespearean Sonnet. A Shakespearean Sonnet is a 14-line poem written in iambic pentameter, with a rhyme scheme of ABABCDCDEFEFGG.

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