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Let's see what youve learned. Below, you see Stanza 17 of The Raven. Using what you know about the
rhyme schemes in this poem, see if you can identify where they occur in the stanza below.
The Rhyming Ravens Challenge: Stanza 17
First, look for the
internal rhyme schemes
in the stanza above. In the box below, type in the two words that make up the
Now for that other internal rhyme scheme. In the boxes, type the
numbers for the lines where the
second internal rhyme
scheme is made up of 3 words. What are they? (Hint: Don't include punctuation in your answers!)
On to the
scheme. External rhyme schemes are made up of the last syllable of a certain word in each line. Which word is it?
The first word in each line.
The second word in each line.
The next-to-last word in each line.
The last word in each line.
Last one! The Raven has an
external rhyme scheme. Next to the letters below, type in the words that these letters stand for. (Hint: Don't include punctuation in your answers!)