Thursday
March 5, 2015

Homework Help: English

Posted by Melinda on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 3:25pm.

We're studying a Dickinson poem Wild Nights--

I have a question
Wild Nights--Wild Night!
Were I with thee
1. Is that an example of an internal rhyme, slant rhyme, alliteration or caesura?

2. The poem has two stanzas that are ABBA and then two ABCB and ABCB
What best describes the rhyme scheme?
abcb
heroic couplets, slant rhyme or abba
I know its a slant rhyme but what best describes it-should I go on the rhyme scheme of ABCB or slant rhyme

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

English Lit - I have two questions about these Emily Dickinson's "Wild Night" 1....
Lit. - Okay this poem is making my head hurt! I have to find out its meter and ...
Literature - I need help with the meter of this poem: Wild Nights -- Wild Nights...
Literature Homework - Hello! I need some help with some questions regarding ...
English - Wild Nights -- Wild Nights! Were I with thee Wild Nights should be Our...
English - 1. The fourth stanza of the poem offers an example of (1 point) slant ...
English - What sound device(s) does Dickinson employ in the phrase, "too cool ...
English - Ms. Sue help - I need help with the poem "Scott's Goodbye"....it asks ...
English - What type of poem is this ? We found his flag one bitter morning And ...
English 3 - Would tonight/night be an exact rhyme or a slant rhyme? And is begin...

Members