I’m working on a English exercise and need support.


  1. How does Shakespeare feel about his mistress? How do you know?
  1. What does Shakespeare mean by “…when she walks, treads on the ground”?
  1. Shakespeare compares “Thee” by what ways?
  1. How long does Shakespeare profess to love “Thee”?

Robert Browning

  1. How does he feel about the “Duchess”?
  1. What has she done that lacked his approval?
  1. What happened to the Duchess?

Elizabeth Browning

  1. How many ways does she love “Thee”?
  1. What are the differences between this poem and Shakespeare’s poem?