2. In the last stanza of "Tableau", the boys
a. angrily confront the adults of the town
b. happily continue walking
c. sadly go their separate ways
d. speak to each other loudly
3. Which of the following quotations from "The River Merchant's Wife" is the BEST example of an objective correlative?
a. "And I will come out to meet you"
b. "The monkeys make sorrowful noise overhead"
c. "At sixteen you departed"
d. "Please let me know beforehand"
4. The jar in "Anecdote of the Jar" can be seen as a metaphor for
a. the slovenly wilderness of Tennessee
b. the crushing boredom of nature
c. humanity's interaction with nature
d. humanity's love of wilderness areas
5. The use of apostrophe in "Chicago"
a. shows possession
b. reveals the speaker's anxiety
c. makes the poem confusing
d. gives the poem immediacy
English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 5:50pm
Your first four are right. Check this site to understand the meaning of "apostrophe" in poetry.
English - mysterychicken, Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 5:58pm
I still don't see how it's any other answer than A..