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Could someone please explain Charlotte Smith poem "on being cautioned against walking on a headland overlooking the sea" ? or can you tell me where I can get explanations to poetry which I find very difficult to understand. thanks I don't know this poem and cannot find it ...
Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at 2:16pm by Elda
English -- poetry
no prob...poetry is one of my stongest subjects!
Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 6:17pm by Straight A Student
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. As far as poetry is concerned, here is the definition of "volta:" The place at which a distinct turn of thought occurs. The term is most commonly used for the characteristic transition point in a sonnet, as between the octave...
Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 1:59pm by SraJMcGin
I need to write a poem for my English class. The thing is, I don't know how to write a good poem. I've read loads of poems, but I just don't know how to write a good poem.
Friday, December 28, 2007 at 2:47pm by mitch
Here are some approaches for writing poetry. http://www.poetrymagic.co.uk/approaches.html http://www.poewar.com/poetry-writing-tips/ A couple of suggestions : 1) remember that poetry does not have to rhyme or have meter... Free verse works! 2) Chose a topic you have strong ...
Friday, December 28, 2007 at 2:47pm by GuruBlue
1. It's a couplet. http://www.dmturner.org/English/Poetry/elements.htm#stanza 2. It's a simile - the word "as" tells you so. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simile 3. Read the very last line in the poem: http://www.artofeurope.com/shakespeare/sha3.htm What do you think the word "...
Friday, April 18, 2008 at 3:01pm by Writeacher
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some site on that poetry: 1. http://www.wsu.edu:8080/~wldciv/world_civ_reader/world_civ_reader_2/eliot_preludes.html 2. (some essays): http://www.academon.com/lib/paper/54178.html 3. (about the title; slide down to T...
Sunday, April 20, 2008 at 10:25pm by SraJMcGin
can someone help find "The Dying Eagle" by E.J. Pratt for me i need it for my poetry assignment and give me the site address. plz and ty
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 8:20pm by Tony
Here You Go My Son. emilycarr.sharpschool. com/UserFiles/Servers/Server_119387/Image/ECSS%20School%20Site/English/3U-Intro-Poems.pdf
Monday, November 3, 2008 at 8:20pm by God
5th grade English poetry
I suggest you read the poem and count them. http://www.wsu.edu:8001/~wldciv/world_civ_reader/world_civ_reader_2/frost_road.html Different lines have different numbers of syllables, but there is not a large difference between them. <<Two roads di-verged in a yel-low wood...
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 3:04am by drwls
I have a few doubts regarding the following questions. Can you help me, please? 1)Provide a definition of "poetry" including its most important elements. 2)Briefly refer to the description of the mirror as provided by Sylvia Plath in her poem "Mirror"? What does the mirror ...
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 2:18pm by Franco
Can you please check these sentences for me? Thank you very much. 1)Nature is personified. 2)The humans (or people, human beings) don't have time to observe her beauty as cows an sheep do. 3) We don't have time to turn at Beauty's glance and see how her feet can dance. 4) The ...
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 3:20pm by Franco
1 - OK 2 - Humans don't have time to observe her beauty as cows and sheep do. 3 - OK 4 - The poet wants to convey the beaury of nature. And then I don't understand the second sentence here. 4 - OK 5 - OK 6 - Delete "The" 7 - OK 8 - ... There is also the dactyl: two stressed ...
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 3:20pm by Writeacher
Thank you very much for your corrections. Here are some more sentences for you to check. 1)The mirror claims to have no preconception since it projects whatever it sees umisted by love or dislike.It reflects a woman who is becoming (growing, getting old). Are they all possible...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 1:38pm by Franco
Read carefully to catch all the changes I made: 1)The mirror claims to have no preconception since it projects whatever it sees unmisted by love or dislike. It reflects a woman who is growing old. 2) The most common foot in English poetry is the iamb, a two-syllable foot in an...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 1:38pm by Writeacher
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 2:26pm by Writeacher
Which of these phrases best decribes rhythm? A.repeated sounds across lines of poetry B. a poem's cadence, pace, or ongoing momentum C.a collection of lines in a poem D.the regular or irregular rhyme scheme in a poem The book section we read today disn't define the word well, ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 8:15pm by Soh
This definition will help you make your decision. http://www.thefreedictionary.com/cadence Also see the first word defined here: http://www.dailywritingtips.com/36-poetry-terms/
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 8:15pm by Ms. Sue
Hi beautiful people :) For English we need to select a poem and write a story based on the poem. The poem I have selected tentatively is William Wordsworth's "There was a Boy". What I was wondering was whether the boy jumped off the cliff, fell off the cliff or didn't die that...
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 5:41am by Em
English - Poetry
I'm doing a Tritina style poem for my English class and I'm doing the envoy now but I'm not sure how I could use the 3 words: twinkle/twinkling, rosy, and sleepy. And it has to relate to babies and the bond between them and their mothers and emotional stuff like that. Lol. ...
Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 7:22pm by Lex