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english
Which of the following statements BEST explains why "I Am Offering This Poem" is considered a lyric poem? A. It is a simple poem that tells a story. B. It is a tragic poem that teaches a lesson. C. It is a short poem that expresses strong emotion. D. It is a rhyming poem that ...
Thursday, July 30, 2009 at 4:26pm by lauren

english.poem.i am offering this poem
which of the following statements BEST explains why I am offering this Poem is considered a lyric poem? a. it is a simple poem that tells a story b. it is a tragic poem that teaches a lesson c. it si a short poem that expresses stron emotion d. it is a rhyming poem that ...
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 8:16pm by y912f

Poem Contset!!
There is a poem "contest" at my school and If I write a poem that's good it may go in a book! The only problem is I can't really write a GOOD poem. Can anyone post a site that may help Me? THanks, ErIn
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 8:01pm by Erin

English
I need to write a poem in the style of an American romantic poet. I don't really understand how to incorporate that into a poem. My poem is supposed to be about nature with the five senses. Can someone please explain to me how i create an american romantic poem??
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 11:28pm by Anonymous

English
Has anybody read the poem Calgary 2am? If so, can anyone help me analyze the poem? It seems that it is very confusing and I can not "solve" the poem. Thanks!
Monday, May 18, 2009 at 7:17pm by pogilang

english
some of them help but I need an examples for this poem. and i don't really understand this poem, can someone help explain this poem to me?
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 5:23pm by Dick

English Literature
so what your saying instead of looking at the poem as a poem I should be identifying the environments and situations described in the poem
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 8:20pm by Samuel Brogdon

Poem: A Voice by Pat Mora
this poem is basically like poem to her mother showing her how much she appreciate her and basically is thanking her for teaching her to be confident in her race and to not feel lower..... i'm in 9th grade and i get the message..... instead of calling the poem stupid you ...
Monday, January 26, 2009 at 5:44pm by wisdom

Englsih II
Review the poems we have studied in this unit and select the one that appealed to you most. Analyze the poem by answering the following questions. Cite specific lines or phrases from the poem to support your ideas. Be certain to identify your poem by both title and page number...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 1:49pm by Carlos

Poem/Planet on theTable
does anyone know the meaning of this poem by wallace Stevens or what tone he uses in this poem. thanks for any help
Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 11:40am by Bella

english
how does the structure of the poem affect the meaning of the poem..or contribute to the poem THank u soo much :)
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 6:58pm by Sabrina

literature
"The poem of the Full Powers by Pablo Neruda" I need to know what is the poem about? I already read this poem but i dont really understand it :(
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 9:10pm by joe

Look for poem
I am looking for a poem " I am What I am" by Rosario Morales. I need help with critiqing this poem
Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 4:41pm by Tamyka

Poem Lineage by Margaret Walker
Have you read the poem? (Broken Link Removed) What is different about that last line that doesn't occur anywhere else in that poem?
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 5:27pm by Writeacher

english
Has anybody read the poem Calgary 2am? If so, can anyone help me analyze the poem? It seems that it is very confusing and I can not "solve" the poem. Thanks! No one has answered this question yet.
Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 5:51pm by pogilang

Poem: Beware do not read this poem by Ishmeal Reed
The question is: The mirror in the poem is: hungry, dangerous, greedy, all of the above Can someone help me please!!!!!!!
Monday, January 26, 2009 at 5:52pm by Sue

Literarure(Ozymandias)
How is the poem "Ozymandias" by Percy Shelley a Romantic poem? What elements make it a romantic poem? I read the poem a few times and I don't know how it is classified as romantic poetry.
Wednesday, December 26, 2007 at 4:20pm by Christian

english/poem/writeteacher
Regarding my poem the teacher doesn't want to follow the traditional iambic pentameter. In this case do you think my poem has 10 syllables per line and funny?
Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 7:13pm by joseph

Literature;Antigone
why does the poem "Chicago" use apostrophe what is apostrophe? the use of it in this poem shows what? a. shows possession b. reveals the speaker's anxiety c. makes the poem confusing d. gives the poem immediacy i think its B or D
Saturday, January 31, 2009 at 7:43pm by y912f

English
Your assignment is to write about your reaction to this poem. Do you agree or disagree with the poet? Why? What does this poem mean? This site may help you understand the poem. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fire_and_Ice_(poem)
Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 10:26pm by Ms. Sue

English
Has anyone read the poem the "Passenger Pigeon" by Paul Fleischman? This poem is a concrete poem and I need to answer the question because of the way the words are laid out, what do they picture? Please help thanks
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 10:53pm by Cherie

litearture
do you know what's the titile of this poem? (Love is ill suited with peace and rest; Soon and reproaches become in best, Rebuke gives strenght to his tongue and blame Wakes the dull spark to a brighter flame. (this is just the first stanza of the poem because it's very long, ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at 12:19am by pray_the_rosary

literature
I need to now what is the poem of full powers about... the poem is by pablo neruda translated by Ben Belitt and Alastair Reid I already read this poem but i dont really understand it. So please help me ASAP Thanks
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 9:10pm by joe

literary
who narrates the poem How I learned English Answer Gregory Djanikian Is it a character in the poem or someone outsida the poem? Answer inside
Friday, April 10, 2009 at 12:56pm by john

Math
Robert is writting a poem. The poem is divided into 5 stanzas and is on 2 pages. There are 60 lines in the poem. How many lines are in each stanza? shoe work please
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 7:58pm by Carlos

English (poetry)
Why do you think you're restricted to writing a poem? The directions say "short fiction or poem." That means you can tell a short story OR write a poem.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 1:06pm by Writeacher

poem
i read this book named abduction and my home work is to write a poem about it but the problem is i dont know how to write poem ?
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 9:28pm by ross

Poem Lineage by Margaret Walker
It depends mostly on the last line. It can change the poem from sad to happy or serious to funny etc, and it can also sometimes change the meaning of the poem or the feeling. Does that help?
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 5:27pm by tera

3rd grade math
Robert is writting a poem. The poem is divided into 5 stanzas and is on 2 pages. There are 60 lines in the poem. How many lines are in each stanza? show work please
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 9:50pm by Carlos

Ed tech
Which of the following describes a way of memorizing a poem using a mnemonic device? reading every line of a poem several times until you have it memorized singing the words of the poem to the tune of "Happy Birthday" creating a poster that displays the poem writing a new poem...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 12:41pm by Princess Anna

acrostic poem
i need a arostic poem for my name. Can u help me . My name is SATNAM. Can u finish the poem up thanks S - Sad A T N A M
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 6:46pm by Satnam

English
1. Consider the events of the poem “Life Is Fine.” Based on what happens, what is the overall mood of the poem? How does the poet use rhythm to convey that mood? Support your answer with specific examples from the poem.
Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 6:25pm by Alysha

English
Where reading the poem "LEGAL ALIEN" by Pat Mora . We have to find the rhythm,meter, and assonance . I cant fimd any of that in the poem . Please tell me what each one of them are in the poem .. Reply ASAP please
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 8:03pm by Anna

english
A poem in the 1930-1960's that relates to "How To Kill A Mockingbird"?I have to write a five paragraph paper discussing how the poem relates to one of the following from To Kill a Mockingbird:themes,social,issues,or a character.I am having major problems finding a poem .The ...
Sunday, March 18, 2007 at 3:30pm by kill a mockingbird

english
this is a scene of the book Dawn Bosco's on her way to summer camp. She can't wait for the fun to begin, but when her shell mirror and a favorite pin disappear, it's time for the Polka Dot Private Eye to investigate. can you tell haiku poem for this scene and it should be ...
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 9:22pm by anu

English
I can find nothing on the internet on Web's poem about Marvell's Garden. I have not read the poem; perhaps one of the other teachers has. If not, perhaps you can copy/paste the poem into a question.
Friday, February 1, 2008 at 4:46pm by GuruBlue

Literature
This has to do with the question I asked yesterday-- From the poem 'Beware: Do Not Read This Poem': "tonite, thriller was abt an ol woman so vain she surrounded herself w/ many mirrors" How does the spelling of these words help us see things differently in the poem? I don't ...
Thursday, November 26, 2009 at 3:30pm by mysterychicken

Poem
i think that was a great poem!you are one of the kind.i loved the poem.i think it should be in a book.
Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 10:27pm by katie

English
Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from the plot if this poem. 4. What message was Hate trying to ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 3:34pm by Anonymous

Poetry Help~!
1) Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry? (1point) It is the pattern of rhyming lines within a poem. It is the underlying message that a poem conveys.*** It is the pattern stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem. It is the type of poem...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 5:06pm by Gabby

english
Which of the following phrases best defines rhythm? Repeated sounds across lines of poetry a poem's cadence, pace, or ongoing momentum A collection of lines in a poem The regular of irregular rhyme scheme in a poem
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 11:49am by jay

English-Friendship Poem
You're doing fine, Sara. The title is like the first line of the poem. The rest of the lines complete the thought -- if you don't come. The whole poem is an extended metaphor. Obviously the earth won't actually change if the friend doesn't come.
Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 8:19pm by Ms. Sue

1 question!
Answer the following question about the poem “Fable for When There’s No Way Out.” How does this line from the poem help explain the outcome of the chick’s struggle? “Rage works if reason won’t.” Okay, I have read this poem, but I do know how to put this question in words.....
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 9:04pm by Princess Anna

acrostic poem
i need to make an acrostic poem using the word SECRETS. it needs to be phrases that all run together to make little poem story thing. HELP!
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 6:23pm by martha

Poem Fable for when there's no way out
You're absolutely right -- the questions have nothing to do with that poem. You should print out both the questions AND the poem and ask your teacher about this.
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 1:19pm by Writeacher

14 line 10 syllable poem
aye why wont u give us an poem uh? just give us a good poem tha a kid WOULD WRITE!! :(
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by Sreech Aden

English
Can someone help me with these questions please. Bret Harte "Plain Language from Truthful James" 1. What was the major theme in this poem? 2. What can we learn from the characters in the poem about the people of this time period. 3. What lesson can be learned from the plot if ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:55am by bs

English
I need help interpreting the poem "I Never Saw Another Butterfly" by Pavel Friedman. I need to describe the tone of the poem from the verses. I also have to mention the meaning of the poem as it applies to Pavel. Thanks!
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 5:39pm by Jennifer

Poem/Planet on The Table
how would you describe the tone of the poem Planet on The Table by Wallace Stevens. this is hard for me to do because i dont even understand the poem
Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 10:30am by y912f

year 8 english
I need to say what is funny about this poem:- thankyou The writer of this poem Is taller than a tree As keen as the North Wind As handsome as can be As bold as a boxing glove As sharp as a nib As strong as scaffolding As tricky as a fib As smooth as a lolly-ice As quick as a ...
Saturday, September 13, 2008 at 12:01pm by fudge

English- I need the title
I have a poem : "When the dark Of a Spring Interrupts, There is one Who will serve". I tried to type the poem in google to find the title but it came up no matches. Could someone please tell me the title of this poem or at least who wrote it?
Thursday, December 20, 2007 at 9:22am by Christian

9th grade lit poem
I need assistance I was on here before with this poem but not with the same name (Lemon Pie). The poem is making a fist by Namomi Shihab Nye. I don't understand it. Could someone try to make me understand it I would appreciate it thanks for you time LP
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at 4:40pm by Lemon Pie

Poem ~Help
Hey, so for my homework I need to make a poem about "what you do when you’re not sure what you should do next", and I need like a poem example about that can anyone give my one or two examples Please? It really means a lot to me! Thanks, -Cindy :-)
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 3:48pm by Cindy

english
Vinegar (by Roger McGough) Poem for Roger McGough (by Adrian Henri) sometimes A nun in a supermarket i feel like a priest standing in the queue in a fish and chips queue Wondering what it’s like quietly thinking To buy groceries for two. as the vinegar runs through (1967) how ...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 7:50pm by JK

English
Vinegar (by Roger McGough) sometimes i feel like a priest in a fish and chips queue quietly thinking as the vinegar runs through how nice it would be to buy supper for two (1967) Poem for Roger McGough (by Adrian Henri) A nun in a supermarket standing in the queue Wondering ...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 7:51pm by JK

Poem: I Hear America Singing By: Walt Whitman
The poem underscores Whitmans basic attitude, wich is a part of his ideal of "Human Life".The american nation has based its faith on the creativeness of labor, wich Whitman glorifies in this poem.
Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 3:23pm by Anonymous

Poem: I Hear America Singing By: Walt Whitman
The poem underscores Whitmans basic attitude, wich is a part of his ideal of "Human Life".The american nation has based its faith on the creativeness of labor, wich Whitman glorifies in this poem.
Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 3:23pm by Harlie

Poem
Is this a good poem title? Poem of fear Scared, frightened Deep inside Of what's going to happen I try to hide Terrified, weak I try to escape It holds me back And I can't find my way Horror, terror It's coming free It don't hurt anymore It was just a dream
Sunday, January 11, 2009 at 11:30pm by Spongebob

English 10-Check/Help
Part 1: Poem Structure Check my following answers below, and I need help with theme? Dx In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem: Annabel Lee Poet: Edgar Allan Poe Theme: Type of Poem: Narrative poetry Style of ...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:21am by Victoria

home economics
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all, do you know what an acrostic poem is? Take each letter, one at a time, and each line of the poem begins with that letter. E C O N O M I C S By the way, you did not spell it correctly. You will end up with a 9-...
Thursday, June 5, 2008 at 8:05pm by SraJMcGin

quick question on a poem
A quick summary?? The poem is just not that long!! http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/phenomenal-woman/ Read and summarize. Post what you come up with, and someone here will be happy to comment.
Monday, November 23, 2009 at 6:57pm by Writeacher

Literature HELP!!
Effectively interpreting symbols in a poem requires _____. A. a degree in English B. knowledge about the time period and author as well as evidence from the poem C. Internet research to see what other people have said about the poem D.rhythm and meter to make the symbols lyrical
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 7:28pm by Ashley

Poetry
Thank you for your help. It's easy to at least a make up a story behind the poem, but what is difficult is I have to compare and contrast this poem to other short stories and poems, and they seemingly are incomparable. Comparing this poem to Edwin Arlington Robinson or any of ...
Friday, November 23, 2007 at 4:53pm by Joe

English/Poetry
What is the poem about? Consider what the poem is describing. Consider the title. What image is being painted with the descriptions? Why are certain words capitalized? What do certain words mean, and why were they specifically chosen? What does the poem reflect in regards to ...
Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 12:10am by Lital

english
this is a scene of the book Dawn Bosco's on her way to summer camp. She can't wait for the fun to begin, but when her shell mirror and a favorite pin disappear, it's time for the Polka Dot Private Eye to investigate. can you tell haiku poem for this scene and it should be ...
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 9:00pm by anu

Poem Fable for when there's no way out
The exact title is called Fable for when there's no way and it's by May Swenson. Do you understand the questions or the poem. The questions don't even go with the poem.
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 1:19pm by Crystal

Writing
Can Someone comment on how well i did my my poem please. Drive No where to go Nothing to see, I just want to drive, Drive away, you and me. We don’t have to go fast we can go slow there is no first or last, as long as you go. My future with you I have nothing to fear, for you ...
Sunday, July 12, 2009 at 9:20pm by Anonymous

English
Can Someone comment on how well i did my my poem please. Drive No where to go Nothing to see, I just want to drive, Drive away, you and me. We don’t have to go fast we can go slow there is no first or last, as long as you go. My future with you I have nothing to fear, for you ...
Monday, July 13, 2009 at 2:02pm by Anonymous

English/social studies
I have no idea how to go about writing a poem, but there may be some ideas in one or more of these that you can use: How to Write a Poem | eHow.com How to Write a Poem. Poetry is an interesting form of writing. It is very free, has few restrictions and can be a great way to ...
Sunday, October 31, 2010 at 1:06pm by Writeacher

English -poem
http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/i-know-why-the-caged-bird-sings/ If you have read the book and/or the linked ideas above, you should have no problems with the poem. Do you need webpages to explain literary devices?
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:34pm by Writeacher

composition
I have to now for this unit write an essay about a literary essay's theme. I have chosen the poem The Wreck of the Hesperus so what is the theme of the poem? (theme can also be identified by the imagery, ect. of the poem) thanks-MC
Sunday, November 9, 2008 at 4:01pm by mysterychicken

English
Part 1: Poem Structure "Annbel lee" by edgar allen poe Check PLEASE?? In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem:Annabel lee Poet: Edgar allen poe Theme: potrait Type of Poem:Narrative poetry Style of Verse: free ...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 6:26pm by Victoria

English
CHECK PLEASE?! Part 1: Poem Structure "Annbel lee" by edgar allen poe In this part, you will analyze the structure of the poem. Please fill out the following. Title of Poem:Annabel lee Poet: Edgar allen poe Theme: potrait Type of Poem:Narrative poetry Style of Verse: free ...
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 5:45pm by Unknown

English
I don't understand this poem. Well, I understad the first part until she starts talking about the blood on her sheets and then I am lost. I have to do a presentation where I just talk about what the poem is about and then I have to ask the class some questions about it. I need...
Monday, October 8, 2007 at 5:54pm by Nicole

English
Can you please check if the word choice is correct and if the words in parentheses are also possible? Thank you in advance. 1)Work out both the poem's rhyme scheme and its metre/rhythm The poem is written in rhyming couplets /in iambic pentameters. Each line consists of (is ...
Sunday, February 14, 2010 at 6:44am by Franco

Psychology
Given your knowledge of dualism, choose the best interpretation of presence of dualism in this excerpt from an Emily Dickinson poem: The brain is wider than the sky, For, put them side by side, The one the other will include With ease, and you beside. A.The poem suggests that ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:16am by Lilly

Poetry
Given your knowledge of dualism, choose the best interpretation of presence of dualism in this excerpt from an Emily Dickinson poem: The brain is wider than the sky, For, put them side by side, The one the other will include With ease, and you beside. A.The poem suggests that ...
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 8:47am by Jon

RE
i have to write a poem about 'your expression of the vastness of space/universe as a poem. i have all the ideas in my head about the universe being incredibly vast. but im rubbish at writing poems. Can anyone help or find a useful website that has a poem about this task??
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at 1:20pm by Nabiha

5th Grade Recognition
Were you given any instruction about the "type" of poem to write = blank verse, rhyming, etc.? The ideas are wonderful however, some lines are way longer than other and your poem does not rhyme. If you want it to rhyme, consider how many lines each section will have. Is the ...
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 at 5:10pm by SraJMcGin

Creative Writing
Identify every concrete image within the poem. Remember that a concrete image is one that uses either sight, sound, taste, touch, or smell, so each concrete image should be identified as to which sense it connects to. Then, describe what each of the images evokes from you. Be ...
Monday, June 29, 2009 at 8:05pm by Fats

poetry
can someone please give me good links where i can find poetry to read. i am writing a poem called 'shadows of the past' . and i need to read some good pieces of poetry to get ideas, and ispiration. i don't know what my poem's going to be about, i just know that it has to be a ...
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 1:36pm by y912f

poem
I personally think it would be a better poem without the "What am I?" line at the end.
Thursday, January 24, 2008 at 7:27pm by drwls

14 line 10 syllable poem
how can i see a sample of a poem written
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by claudia

Poem
This poem is very lovely. It sounds wonderful. Your grandfather would be proud.
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 9:19pm by Anonymous

literature
what makes the poem Richard Cory a good example of a modern poem ?
Saturday, March 14, 2009 at 5:41pm by pam

acrostic peom for march
We won't write the poem for you. If you post your poem, we'll be glad to comment on it.
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 5:19pm by Ms. Sue

English
You have not said if this is your original poem or are you paraphrasing someone else's poem? Sra
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 10:07pm by SraJMcGin

Poem:Birthday by M.T Buckley
Yes. Those terms are cynical. And thanks for typing the poem.
Saturday, January 31, 2009 at 8:47pm by Ms. Sue

literary
John, that is correct. The author of the poem is also inside the poem.
Friday, April 10, 2009 at 12:56pm by GuruBlue

Poetry
My teacher asked me to write a classic poem. What is a clssic poem?
Sunday, September 6, 2009 at 4:48pm by Kym

poem
Do we have to start a limerick poem with There was ........,or I can started with one day I ....... thank you
Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 6:46pm by natalie

Poem: A Voice by Pat Mora
i dont understand this stupid poem
Monday, January 26, 2009 at 5:44pm by lalala

Poem
I need help about starting poem. My subject is a bad day
Friday, November 2, 2012 at 2:04pm by Jman

poem by E.E. Cummings
The extra spaces didn't show up-- the poem is somewhere on the web. sorry :-(
Monday, January 21, 2008 at 7:55pm by Emily

Poem
You might call it "Nightmares"....or "Bump in the Night"..... You did a very good job with the poem. Well done!
Sunday, January 11, 2009 at 11:30pm by GuruBlue

Poem Lineage by Margaret Walker
I need help with this question? How does the last line affect the interpretation of the poem.
Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 5:27pm by Kisha

poem
do you know a poem about for being sorry if you do please tell me i will be really happy and do it fast!
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 at 7:25pm by saira

Poem/Planet on The Table
i 've already lookeed at all of those ...they dont help me understand the poem :(
Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 10:30am by Bella

english: poem
Doesn't the poem bring vivid images to your mind? Doesn't evoke passion and awe?
Sunday, March 21, 2010 at 6:58pm by Ms. Sue

Poem: A Voice by Pat Mora
Im wrtititng a essay on this poem but i dind't evenget it??
Monday, January 26, 2009 at 5:44pm by la maja

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