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EXTRA CREDIT ASSIGNMENT

For those of you wanting to do extra credit for 3rd quarter, the assignment is as follows:
 Write a Shakespearean sonnet on a topic of your choosing. Your sonnet must have:
  • 14 lines
  • an ababcdcdefefgg rhyme scheme
  • 10 syllables per line (iambic pentameter)
  • first 12 lines=situation or problem; last 2 lines=solution or conclusion
You do not need to use Shakespearean language, it can be modern day speak. Just adhere to the above. Due no later than Friday under any circumstances. Good luck and have fun with it.