February 1, 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?
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

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