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Sonnet Suggestion for Analysis
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1982  Saturday, 28 October 2000.

From:           Laura Blankenship <
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Date:           Wednesday, 25 Oct 2000 19:14:43 -0500
Subject:        Sonnet Suggestion for Analysis

Dear SHAKSPERians,

For a linguistic class, I am investigating the shifts in meaning of
words during the Renaissance.  I would like to demonstrate the
implications of these phenomena by analyzing a poem or two.  I thought
one of Shakespeare's sonnets would be ideal.  Does anyone have a
suggestion for a particular sonnet that might lend itself to this kind
of linguistic analysis?

Thank you in advance for your suggestions.

Laura Blankenship

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