My mistress' eyes is unlike any other sonnet about love normally, a love sonnet has elaborate descriptions of beauty and passion however, shakespeare uses literary techniques such as imagery in order to create an overall sarcastic tone, mocking these normal love poems. William shakespeare's sonnet 130, my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun, is one of his sonnets to the dark lady, a dark-complected figure who dominates his second cycle of sonnets -- 127 through 154 -- and with whom the speaker in the sonnet is having an affair. Choose shakespeare‟s sonnets, since the researcher assumed that shakespeare is a very famous english poet, so that everybody will be familiar with him, on the other hand, the researcher as well assumed that it will be ear. In this sonnet shakespeare compares his mistress' eyes to the sun he makes the case that her eyes are very different from the sun though the sun is beautiful and glowing, it has little in common with his mistress' eyes. This sonnet, one of shakespeare's most famous, plays an elaborate joke on the conventions of love poetry common to shakespeare's day, and it is so well-conceived that the joke remains funny today.
Actually understand shakespeare's sonnets sonnet 130 read every line of shakespeare's original text alongside a modern english translation. An explination of shakespeare's sonnet 130 - if snow be white, why then her breasts are dun is a quote from shakespeare's sonnet 130 that compare's shakespeare's mistress skin color to something that is unattractive for the time period of the sixteenth century. My mistress, when she walks, treads on the ground: 'my beloved is human, a goddess with earthly feet' the poet is asserting that divine comparisons are not relevant, for his beloved is beautiful without being a goddess.
William shakespeare's poem, sonnet 130 has a rhyme scheme and a rugged tone it's three quatrains, four-line stanzas, and a couplet, two-line stanza expresses that it also has a tone to it that signals some meaning to it in this sonnet, sonnet 130, william shakespeare talks about a loved one. This is a short summary of shakespeare sonnet 130 continue reading for complete analysis and meaning in the modern text for the complete list of 154 sonnets, check the collection of shakespeare sonnets with analysis it is highly recommended to buy the monument by hank whittemore, which. Jfoy - one of my favorite sonnets, its popularity be damned i mean, shakespeare's seemingly effortless skill with rhythm, rhyme and of course subject matter still awes us all centuries later. A commentary on shakespeare's 130 th sonnet shakespeare's sonnet 130 ('my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun') has to be one of the top five most famous poems from the sequence of 154 sonnets, and it divides critical opinion.
Shakespeare uses the sun as a basis of comparison in the opening line, my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun, of sonnet 130, and in the metaphor the eye of heaven in verse 5 of sonnet 18. An analysis and commentary of william shakespeare's sonnet 130 (my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun) for ib english a students preparing for iocs. Shakespeare's my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun many authors compose sonnets about women whom they loved most of these authors embellish their women's physical characteristics by comparing them to natural wonders that we, as humans, find beautiful. My mistress's eyes are nothing like the sun coral is much redder than the red of her lips compared to the whiteness of snow, her breasts are grayish-brown. Published: mon, 5 dec 2016 william shakespeare's sonnet 130 commonly known by its first line, my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun is one of the most celebrated sonnets in the english literature.
Sonnet 65 since brass, nor stone, nor earth, nor boundless sea explain in hindi - duration: 7:07 escholar 360 4,378 views. Sonnet 130 is starkly different in theme than shakespeare's other sonnets most of his sonnets praise his lover's beauty, wit and worth most of his sonnets praise his lover's beauty, wit and worth. Shakespeare doesn't hold back in his denial of his mistress's beauty it's there for all to see in the first line when shakespeare was writing this sonnet it was all the rage to compare a lover's eyes to the sun and sunlight - shakespeare completely negates this, using the phrase ' nothing like ' to emphasise the fact that this female's eyes. Shakespeare's sonnet 130 ,my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun, mocks the traditional petrarchan sonnet it is questionable whether it mocks a certain petrarchan sonnet or rather the whole idealized love object aspect of the petrarchan tradition. In william shakespeare's (1564 - 1616) sonnet 130, published 1609 in his book shakespeare's sonnets, the speaker talks about his mistress who does not correspond with the ideals of beauty.
Summary sonnet 138 presents a candid psychological study of the mistress that reveals many of her hypocrisies certainly she is still very much the poet's mistress, but the poet is under no illusions about hercharacter: when my love swears that she is made of truth, / i do believe her, though i know she lies. While william shakespeare's sonnet 130 does take a satirical turn in its treatment of the petrarchan form as well as the traditional petrarchan sonnet's subject matter of comparison of a lover to. Here we are introduced for the first time to the main character in this poem, the speaker's mistress today, when we use the word mistress, it's usually to refer to a woman who is dating a married man in shakespeare, though, it was more general, like my love or my darling the speaker jumps.
Explicate shakespeare's sonnet 130 (my mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun) like you are a vampire (selfexplainlikeiama) submitted 4 years ago by common_ap on behalf of the petitioner, salmon source material for those who need it. Sonnet number 18 by william shakespeare and to his coy mistress by andrew marvell sonnet cxxx by william shakespeare and to his coy mistress by andrew marvell compared specific reference should be made to shakespeare's sonnet 116 and andrew marvell's to his coy mistress. Read poems by this poet william shakespeare was born on april 23, 1564, in stratford-upon-avon the son of john shakespeare and mary arden, he was probably educated at the king edward vi grammar school in stratford, where he learned latin and a little greek and read the roman dramatists.