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English
There's a LOT of metaphor in there. http://www.sparknotes.com/poetry/frost/s​ection7.rhtml
Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 7:50am

poetry
Try some of the following links about this poem: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=A+Face+by+Marianne+Moore Sra
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 6:55pm

poetry
There is no question here.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 6:09pm

poetry
a face by marianne moore
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 6:03pm

poetry
We do not DO the work for you but HELP. Try some of the following links, learn what alliteration is, and then you select an example. If you post it here, someone will check it for you: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=example+of+alliteration Sra
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 2:20am

poetry
name an example of alliteration in Gwendolyn McEwan's Night on Gull Lake
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 12:50am

POETRY, PART 1
Study this site, and then tell us what you think. https://www.etap.org/demo/englishhs/inst​ruction_last.html
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 5:25pm

POETRY, PART 1
When a poet wishes to use figurative language, he or she will use words that are A. ambiguous. B. both connotative and denotative. C. only connotative. D. only denotative.
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 5:14pm

Poetry
A narrow wind complains all day
Friday, May 20, 2011 at 8:19am

English (poetry)
But i thought personification is when something has human or animal characteristics?
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 6:59pm

English (poetry)
No ... "for peace comes dropping slow" Can peace literally "drop"?
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 6:58pm

English (poetry)
thanks! and is it in the last sentence "I hear it in the deep heart's core"?
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 6:50pm

English (poetry)
Imagery is correct ... and there's a little personification, too. Do you see it?
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 6:41pm

English (poetry)
I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree, And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made: Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for the honey-bee; And live alone in the bee-loud glade. And I shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow, Dropping ...
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 6:13pm

English (poetry)
Yes, you're right. Metaphor and Simile
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 5:01pm

English (poetry)
You're welcome. :-)
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 5:00pm

English (poetry)
Thank you! :)
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 4:57pm

English (poetry)
Both of your answers are right.
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 4:56pm

English (poetry)
IV His soul stretched tight across the skies That fade behind a city block, Or trampled by insistent feet At four and five and six o’clock; And short square fingers stuffing pipes, And evening newspapers, and eyes Assured of certain certainties, The conscience of a ...
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 4:48pm

English
APRIL is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. Winter kept us warm, covering Earth in forgetful snow, feeding A little life with dried tubers. April is a harsh month, bringing growth out of ...
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 4:23pm

literature/poetry
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Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 10:14am

Poetry
Did you not read this? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=130​5483187
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 4:50pm

Poetry
I need a poem that contains at least six of the poetic devices listed below: simile metaphor personification onomatopoeia alliteration rhyme rhythm rhyme scheme repetition I need this poem before 7 pm tonight, because my assignment is due tomorrow.
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 4:48pm

poetry
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&sourc​e=hp&biw=1366&bih=643&q=poems+many+liter​ary+devices&aq=0j&aqi=g-j1&aql=&oq=poems​+many+literary There are many links here that should help. Check out the first two thoroughly and others as they seem related.
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 3:44pm

poetry
I am hoping you can direct me in this by today, since my assignment is due tomorrow. Thanks for all of your help!!
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 3:12pm

poetry
I need to find one.
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 2:27pm

poetry
Do you need to write one or find one?
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 2:13pm

poetry
I need a poem that contains at least six of the poetic devices listed below: simile metaphor personification onomatopoeia alliteration rhyme rhythm rhyme scheme repetition
Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 2:13pm

poetry
Could you possibly mean this one: Tartary If I were Lord of Tartary, Myself, and me alone, My bed should be of ivory, Of beaten gold my throne; And in my court should peacocks flaunt, And in my forests tigers haunt, And in my pools great fishes slant Their fins athwart the sun...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 11:53am

poetry
I am not finding this poem online. If I can't read it, I can't help you. Please type the poem accurately -- including line breaks, capitalization, punctuation...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 11:40am

poetry
what is the meter in the poem "Me"by Walter de la Mare?
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 10:56am

English
8. Name three specific "poet stereotypes" that Margaret Atwood discusses or hints at in her speech. 9. What were Margaret Atwood's very first poetry experiences? 10. What are your earliest memories of poetry? Were they similar to Margaret Atwood's first ...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 6:05pm

Literature-Poetry
I just took the test and ashley is absolutely correct. 100% I am glad I have this grade because tha world history exam killed my GPA average
Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 8:03pm

literature
Hey Guys, I just took the test and kesha, durp, and jane are correct. I jsut got an 100% on my poetry test. It good to have help. Thanks guys
Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 7:55pm

language
There should be plenty of ideas in these websites. Be sure to check them all out. http://www.ehow.com/how_2045041_write-po​em.html http://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Poem http://www.world-class-poetry.com/How-To​-Write-A-Poem.html
Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 5:33pm

English!
This is one of my fav. poems. Nye is awesome. and this poem is very easy to understand. I guess you have to really enjoy poetry though!!! This Crazyyy White Chick is out.
Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 6:47pm

free verse poems please
This is one of favorites: "Fog by Carl Sandburg The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on." For others, check these sites. http://www.types-of-poetry.org.uk/24-fre​e-verse.htm http://www....
Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 6:18pm

POEMS tanka poem
http://www.types-of-poetry.org.uk/43-tan​ka.htm http://www.healinglovenotes.com/examples​-of-tanka.html http://www.edu.pe.ca/stjean/playing%20wi​th%20poetry/Hennessey/tanka.htm
Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:15pm

Poetry
Here are some guidelines for you; select the most pertinent links from the following: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=7-long+line+of+iambic+pentamete4r+poe​m Sra
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 8:15pm

Poetry
I was showing her an example of what to do. If she copys it it her fault not mine becuse then she has commited plagrisim! :(
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 7:01pm

Poetry
why is Liz not responding when this is HER question?
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 6:58pm

Poetry
*sucked*
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 6:58pm

Poetry
I thought you scuked at poetry? That poem sounds pretty good dont you think? did you really write it? or are you lying and pretending you wrote it?? I dont that is what this website is for. :(
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 6:57pm

Poetry
Boys dont usally want to describe LOVE they usally are more interested in sports and hanging out with there friends. Dont lie. Are you Annah and Liz? This does not make sense.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 6:56pm

Poetry
I think they are the same person... what do you think?
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 6:54pm

Poetry
Doing other people's assignments for them is not really helpful. If others become dependent on your doing their work for them, they'll never learn how to do their assignments for themselves. However, there are effective ways to help students without making them ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 4:20pm

Poetry
Oh, yes! Annah, Liz, and John all seem to have trouble keeping their identities under control!! All are from the same computer; writing style is identical. Hmmmm!
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 4:12pm

Poetry
Who is Annah then? cause she said this was HER poem!
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:27pm

Poetry
Oh OK!
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:26pm

Poetry
Soccer: Soccer, blocker, locker Something that may give you a shocker Running and kicking Cleats make the grass keep flicking Black and White something that bites the dust Round and small making the goal worthwhile Just ;) DO NOT COPY this! THIS is an example of what you can ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:26pm

Poetry
Hang out with friends. I think I want my poem describing love. I came up with this one but its not in iambic pentameter form what so ever. and I have no clue how to change it Love, unconditional, unbreakable, unmistakable . A beating within your heart unstoppable. The ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:22pm

Poetry
No thats my sister...we both suck at poety:( we are in the same class
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:21pm

Poetry
Are you Liz looking for more help?
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:16pm

Poetry
I need a seven long line iambic pentameter poem describing something. It can be anything. PLEASE HELP...I have no idea how to do this and my teacher will fail me. please please help
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:15pm

Poetry
Whats you favorite thing to do? (this may help you make your poem)
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:14pm

Poetry
Anything. Just describing something
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:14pm

Poetry
What does it have to be about?
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:11pm

Poetry
I need a seven long line iambic pentameter poem. PLEASE HELP...I have no idea how to do this and my teacher will fail me. please please help
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:11pm

Poetry
Love is something that is not unmistakable, Something that is so real and true, Even when you feel in the blue, A beating in your heart, Never stops alothough your apart. Love never fails only you can make it stop! does this help? I tried my best! :)
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 3:10pm

Poetry
But I dont understand at all how to do that:(
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 2:59pm

Poetry
Try to keep the last word of each line and rewrite the rest of each line. Here's a start: Our love, so beautiful, unbreakable This site may help you with the rest http://iambicpentameter.net/
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 2:54pm

Poetry
I need to change this poem to an iambic pentameter poem..Please HELP!!!! Love, unconditional, unbreakable, unmistakable . A beating within your heart unstoppable. The realistic magic ever so real, That you cannot explain but only feel. The warmth inside your heart, You feel ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 2:43pm

English
This is the part from the above source. "Lee Upton In "Cassandra," first published in the Nation in December 1924, Bogan explicitly writes of the lyric cry as violent. In an eight-line stanza of alternate rhymes she makes Cassandra, like the "fury" of ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at 11:04am

poetry
http://www.google.com/search?q=theme+in+​the+poem+phenomenal+women&ie=utf-8&oe=ut​f-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&​client=firefox-a Read widely and carefully. Take good notes.
Monday, May 2, 2011 at 10:27am

poetry
what is the theme in the poem phenomenal women by maya angelou
Monday, May 2, 2011 at 10:02am

English
http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/a-foolish​-fool/ http://www.friendship.com.au/poetry/gene​ral/gen5.html
Friday, April 29, 2011 at 12:42pm

British Lit.
Explain hoW Percy Bysshe Shelley relates the skylark's song to his own efforts to write poetry in "To a Skylark."
Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 12:25pm

English
Read carefully and then think about what YOU THINK AND FEEL when you read his poetry. North American Attitudes Toward Nature Between 1492 and 1900 .... For example, Walt Whitman's poem, Give Me The Splendid Silent Sun, embodies the simple ... http://www.ithaca.edu/hs/...
Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 2:52pm

english
based on his poetry, what can you infer about whitman's attitude toward nature?
Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 2:24pm

poetry
Here are links for that poem with a great deal of information: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=Immortality+by+Ezra+Pound Sra
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 6:28pm

poetry
well the road not taken is a lyric poem(:
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 6:18pm

poetry
what form of poetry is an immortality by ezra pound? and are there any poetic devices throgh out the poem? thankss!
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 6:09pm

American lIt project
Rebels: Painters and Poets of the 1950s "Rebel Poets of the 1950s". "America demands a poetry that is bold, modern and all-surrounding and kosmical, as she is herself." Although Walt Whitman wrote ... http://www.npg.si.edu/exh/rebels/index2.​htm ...
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 8:39pm

English
You may find something you can use here. http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy&hl=en​&source=hp&q=poetry+life+1950s&aq=f&aqi=​&aql=&oq=&pbx=1&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.&f​p=253a85f0f6bc4b61
Monday, April 18, 2011 at 2:07pm

civics
http://www.skyways.org/poetry/stroud/leg​islat.html
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 3:42pm

english (poetry)
try black and yellow
Friday, April 8, 2011 at 11:40am

poetry
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resour​ce/685/1/
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 7:31pm

poetry
Help with a format to write an essay, in general. Thanks selena
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 7:22pm

poetry
For poetry analysis, try some of the following links: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=what+form+of+poetry+are+Robert+Frost%​27s+%22The+Road+Not+Taken%22+and+%22Satu​rday+Night%22+by+Alden+Nowlan Sra
Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 1:46am

poetry
What form of poetry are Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken," and "Saturday Night" by Alden Nowlan? Thanks!
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 10:58pm

English
That's a line of poetry (or maybe two), not a whole poem. Post the entire poem, and perhaps someone will know.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 2:12pm

English
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Limerick_(p​oetry) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballad
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 1:19pm

English
"Write about literature in the present tense unless logic demands that you do otherwise. (Even though a story is written in the past tense, we say that the main character writes to her brother because she thinks she knows something important. Even though Robert Frost is ...
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 6:35pm

English
I still have a few doubts on the use of the present after "as if" and on other statements. Thank you for your cooperation. 1) They are hobbling along on their bloody feet, as if they are (why not were?) hurt or blind. They are so tired, they walk ask if they are (why...
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 6:22pm

English 101
In order to understand and analyze poetry, you need to read and reread and reread with deliberation first. Follow the directions for how to read poetry in one or both of these: http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/mar​kport/best/study/poetry.htm At least steps 1 - 5. ...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 1:33pm

English 101
I am pretty good at writing papers, but poetry is my weakness. I have to read "For C" by Richard Wilbur and I am having the hardest time analyzing it. Please help me!
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 1:21pm

English
Here's an explanation about personification. http://www.imschools.org/cms/Units/Poetr​y/personif.htm Now, read this poem. What example of personification do you see? "SNOW The fenceposts wear marshmallow hats On a snowy day; Bushes in their night gowns Are ...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 11:45am

poetry
actually all that matters is what my instructor thinks it means
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 9:33pm

ryhme scheme
6 grade poetry plz help im dislexic and retarted
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 7:28pm

poetry
What matters is what YOU THINK he is trying to say in that poem. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/​poetry-explication.html Follow ALL directions on this webpage -- including reading and rereading the poem as many times as it takes.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 6:55pm

poetry
What is the author, Andrei Codrescu, trying to saying in "A Leafy Angel?"
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 6:50pm

Literature
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/​poetry-explication.html Follow ALL directions on this webpage -- including reading and rereading the poem as many times as it takes.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 6:44pm

Poetry, Part 2
1. B Correct 2. B Correct 3. B Correct 4. B Correct 5. D Correct 6. C Correct 7. A Correct 8. D Correct 9. C Correct 10. C Correct 11. D Correct 12. C Correct 13. A Correct 14. C Correct 15. C Correct 16. A Correct 17. C Correct 18. D Correct 19. A Correct 20. A Correct
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 7:35pm

poetry
I've never read this work, but I found this via Google: "The late civil rights leader and poet Tom Dent associated water with images of evil, such as "riversnake," and bad history such as "...stuffed black mammies chained to Royal St. praline shops...&...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 4:41pm

poetry
I'm trying to understand the meaning of Tom Dent's poem "secret messages" (for Danny Barker). What is he trying to say? I'm thinking in the first stanza, the rain is washing away the past and "bad" history of blk mammies chained to praline shops...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 3:53pm

literature
summarize the major similarities and differences between the forms of drama, poetry, and the short story. Demonstrate your ideas with textual examples from the course readings. In your response, include at least one example of each literary form.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 9:16pm

Poetry, Part 2
Just took the test on March 20, 2011. I got a 100. 1. B Correct 2. B Correct 3. B Correct 4. B Correct 5. D Correct 6. C Correct 7. A Correct 8. D Correct 9. C Correct 10. C Correct 11. D Correct 12. C Correct 13. A Correct 14. C Correct 15. C Correct 16. A Correct 17. C ...
Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 3:17pm

English
The Introduction by Anne Finch Did I, my lines intend for public view, How many censures, would their faults pursue, Some would, because such words they do affect, Cry they're insipid, empty, uncorrect. And many, have attained, dull and untaught The name of wit, only by ...
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 3:05pm

poetry, part 2
Assonance Sra
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:20pm

poetry, part 2
hopkins use of seared, bleared, and, smeared is an example of?
Monday, March 14, 2011 at 9:04pm

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