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Sonnet XVIII

Introduction

cover of Shakespeare's 'Sonnet XVIII

This is the most famous of Shakespeare's Resources 154 sonnets. A sonnet is a 14-line poem in which each line has ten syllables, and every second syllable is accented. Resources

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The animated coaches help students learn to read strategically. If in doubt, start with Level 1, where students get the most help. You may change levels at any time.

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"Stop and Think" prompts offer strategy choice and open responses. Students are guided to highlight and collect key elements in the text, thus actively highilghting critical features for themselves.