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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

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

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

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

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/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

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

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

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

English/Poetry
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

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 grade 12
in the poem grammar poem by Rita Wong list three different metaphors used to describe english and english grammar. do you agree with her assesment and why
Saturday, November 14, 2009 at 1:42am by sherry

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:Poetry
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
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

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

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 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

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

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

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
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

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
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

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

English
In the poem Warren Pryor, what does the author pick this certain pattern or rhythm for the poem?
Sunday, June 27, 2010 at 1:34am by lola

English
Thanks for posting the poem. Study the last two stanzas and the commentary I recommended. What do you think the poem means?
Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at 2:58pm by Ms. Sue

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 1:31pm by Writeacher

english poem
yeah healing and dose this poem make sense and is it good or not or any grammatical mistakes ?
Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 4:32pm by Riana

english poem
how to write a poem about mrt train
Monday, March 23, 2009 at 10:46am by aqilah

english.poem.i am offering this poem
I agree. C is the correct answer.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 8:16pm by Ms. Sue

english
What is the theme of the poem A Kite is a Victim. What are juxtapositions in this poem
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 4:09pm by Kelsey

English
For the poem, "Remember?" by Alice Walker, What is poem's message?
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 6:34pm by Taylor

English-Friendship Poem
this is an awsome poem about a friend
Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 8:19pm by alison

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

english
I need help coming up with ideas for a double-voiced poem (aka: poem for two voices)?
Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 8:46pm by ashlee

Gen English
In the poem Dreams by Langston Hughes, Describe how the poem is structerd,or arranged in lines and stannnzas.
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 8:55am by Shay

English comp
I am trying to turn a poem into prose and I am totally lost. Can some help me if I send them the poem?
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 7:09pm by Rhonda

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
could someone please tell me what that means : The entire poem does much to undermine the title of the poem and this is why I find it interesting.
Sunday, February 1, 2009 at 7:44am by Jessi

english.poem, Miss Rosie
We don't all interpret a poem the same way. Go with your own gut feeling.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 7:40pm by Ms. Sue

English 9
poem with 14 lines and 10 syllables vent about ONE THING you HATE - I don't know how to do a poem sonnet
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 9:43pm by Anonymous

english 9
in the poem "the journey" by mary oliver,what is the "you" do in this poem?
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 12:20pm by amie

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

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

English
After reading the poem, it looks good to me, but I didn't have the context of the poem. Also this is not my area of expertise. I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 7:44pm by PsyDAG

english
hey, i need help citing a poem for my paper. Its a poem published in a book but i found it on a website. which one do i site and how in MLA?
Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 5:32pm by ron

English-Friendship Poem
It could sound threatening. But I interpret it as more an expression of feelings than a threat. You may be reading too much into this poem.
Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 8:19pm by Ms. Sue

English- I need the title
This is the only part of the poem I was given. It was on an english paper of mine and I liked it so I wanted to read the rest of it(if there was more to it)and find the author. I don't think it is newly written as Casey at the Bat and The Raven are on the same assignment. It ...
Thursday, December 20, 2007 at 9:22am by Christian

english
identify one example of personification from dorothy aldis s poem snow and knikki giovannis poem the world is not a pleasant place to be
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 11:29am by Ashley

english/poem
but 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 5:39pm by joseph

Gen English
Ok im still confused in the poem dreams by langston hughes describe how the poem is structured, or arranged in lines and stanzas.
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 9:28am by Shay

English 9R - HELP!
the poem is about a eagle on the rock and "like a thunderbolt he falls" meaning he fly. I need something that connects to my poem
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 7:43pm by Laruen

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
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

(ENGLISH) please check over english work.
The "I" in this poem is middle-aged? Where did you get that idea? The mother is looking for a suitable husband for her daughter ... how old is the daughter?? The daughter is the "I" in this poem. And remember that the author is not necessarily the main character here (the "I...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 9:22pm by Writeacher

english
a poem on any inanimated thing like snow, chalk candle etc. in about 8-1o lines poem should be of class 9th level
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 3:29am by YASH

english.poem.i am offering this poem
All of them
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 8:16pm by Mr. Goody

English
Hi, I'm in need of some help with the poem "Marvell's garden" by Phyllis Web. I'm stuck on what the tone of the poem? and having trouble interpreting the first two stanzas.
Friday, February 1, 2008 at 4:46pm by Danielle

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

English (poetry)
In the poem Kubla Khan by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, how water and ice images are used in the poem. What ideas or feelings are expressed by the poet with this imagery?
Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 1:09pm by Yc2012

English
Good job. All are correct. (I'd remove the second "poem" from your first answer, though, because "elegy" means a poem paying tribute to a deceased person.)
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 12:14am by Writeacher

English
My teacher asked us to write a poem in the style of Langston Hughes' poem Theme for English B, and I don't see a style. I reread several of Hughes' poems. He used short lines and short words. Some had rhyme schemes, but many did not. He also wrote about the plight of and ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 8:26pm by Carrie

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

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-poem search
can someone help me find a poem that relates to themes of "the things they carried" by tim obrien? ive tried looking but im not familiar with war poems.
Friday, May 29, 2009 at 4:56pm by jackie

General English Part 11
Something here tells me it is referring to a specific poem. Overall, structure varies very widely. I suspect your teacher knows that, and is asking about a particular poem.
Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 10:45am by bobpursley

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

english
what is the theme of the poem?cite at least one piece of the poem that helps support you answer about the theme
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 8:43pm by Anonymous

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
Use the last sentence. The rest is just restating what's already been said in your instructions. Then analyze the poem. Do you know how to analyze a poem?
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 9:12am by Writeacher

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
I am also analyzing the poem "Where the Bee Sucks, There Suck I". I know this poem is part of "The Tempest". Where are these poems included in "The Tempest"? Was it written in 1610?
Friday, December 28, 2007 at 11:51am by Christian

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

English
What does the poem "America" by Maya Angelou really mean.? What is really try to say in this poem..???
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 3:13pm by David

English -poem
Oh no, we didnt read the book, just the poem, and thanks for the help , i figured it out just fine :)
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:34pm by Mia

english: poem
What in nature makes you say "WOW"!!! What goes through your mind when you see/hear/smell/ feel that WOW. Can you apply that to this poem?
Sunday, March 21, 2010 at 6:58pm by GuruBlue

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

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

English-Poetry
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

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

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

English
How do you analyze a poem???...i always have trouble trying to understand the poem...especially metaphors because they have a different meaning then what the words means directly.
Monday, April 14, 2008 at 8:02pm by Vanessa

English I
What is the theme of the poem, "The Road Not Taken"? I think the theme is making a decisions that is different from everybody else. I am also suppose to find the subject of the poem but I am lost with that.
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 6:50pm by Abriel

English
P.S. However, if you were to speak to the tone of the poem, or the poet's attitude, look again at the depressing words: dry up, fester, stink, heavy load. What is the answer, just considering the poem? Sra
Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 1:54pm by SraJMcGin

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
help with the poem accident and emergency by Nessa O'Mahony what is the poem about? what does "assess whose recovery/ would seem the better" suggest about the staffs attitudes?
Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 3:56am by finonn

english
i am not able to find a a poem on any inanimated thing like snow, chalk candle etc. in about 8-1o lines on net. poem should be of class 9th level can u help me please... regards yash sethia
Monday, June 20, 2011 at 4:03am by YASH

english
I also need help with that one and this one: 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?
Friday, December 21, 2012 at 9:09pm by lexi

English
fire and ice poem by robert frost. i have to write about how...... This poem appeals to beacause..... can someone tell me what that means actually like what should i write.
Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 10:26pm by Riana

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 101
I forgot to mention what questions I need to answer. 1. With what kind of couples is the speaker comparing himself and his partner. What is his hypothesis about why they are different? 2. There are other smaller comparisons that appear in the poem. What are they and what to ...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 1:21pm by Aly

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