“Renaissance” altogether means
Greece and Rome
During the Renaissance time period, there became a renewed interest in ancient _____ and _____.
Knowledge, art, and architecture
There was also a rebirth in classical ____, ______, and ______.
In England, when did the Renaissance time period begin and end
During the Renaissance, what family was in power of the English throne?
Henry the eighth
Was a catholic until his wife, Catherine of Aragon, could not produce a son. Could not receive an annulment from the pope.
Henry remarried anyway and seized all property owned by whom?
Henry turned England into a _____ nation
Henry VIII’s successors tried to convert the nation back to a _____ nation
Henry VIII’s daughter who solidified England as a Protestant nation
Intelligent and wise. Arts
Elizabeth I was very ____ and _____. She also promoted the _____ in England.
What saw growth due to Elizabeth’s encouragement
Narratives, poetry, and drama
Popular forms of literature during the Renaissance period
Lyric poems, narrative poems
During Elizabeth’s reign, ____ poems became more popular than _____ poems.
The Elizabethan posts perfected the _____ poem
Sonnets were often written in “_____” or a series of sonnets that fit loosely together to tell a story
14 lines, rhyme scheme
Sonnets are usually ____ lines and has a set ______
What sonnets are usually about
This sonnet is known as the old Italian form
One 8 line stanza rhymed: abba abba
One 6 line stanza rhymed: cdcdcd or cdecde
This type of sonnet is known as the new English form
14 rhymed lines
Rhyme scheme: Abab, cdcd, efef, gg
Three 4- line stanzas followed by a rhyming couplet ( two rhyming lines next to each other)
Rhyme scheme: Abab, bcbc, cdc, ee