Romeo and Juliet- Iambic Pentameter

14 An iambic pentameter poem contains how many lines?
10 How many syllables/beats are in each line?
The “da DUM” of a heart What is the most common example of iambic rhythm?
5 How many of these iambs did Shakespeare use in each of his sonnets?
Iambic “Two-syllable (soft/heavy) step/foot”
Pentameter “Penta=five” “meter=feet/steps”
U Unstressed syllable (soft, short)
Stressed syllable (long, loud)
Ababcdcdefefgg Rhyme scheme of a sonnet
154 How many sonnets did Shakespeare write?