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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 ...
July 30, 2009 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 ...
May 27, 2009 by y912f

english
how does the structure of the poem affect the meaning of the poem..or contribute to the poem THank u soo much :)
November 24, 2010 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.
September 16, 2009 by pogilang

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?
April 21, 2012 by joseph

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??
March 7, 2012 by Anonymous

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
April 30, 2012 by Cherie

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
November 14, 2009 by sherry

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.
December 28, 2007 by mitch

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
April 10, 2009 by john

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...
January 24, 2012 by Em

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.
May 24, 2012 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
February 2, 2013 by Anna

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
October 16, 2012 by jay

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 ...
January 29, 2010 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!
May 26, 2010 by Jennifer

English 11
Not sure: Which of the following phrases best defines rhythm? (1 point) Repeated sounds across lines of poetry my answer a poem's cadence, pace, or ongoing momentum A collection of lines in a poem The regular of irregular rhyme scheme in a poem
September 8, 2014 by Sandra

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?
December 20, 2007 by Christian

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 ...
February 22, 2013 by Anonymous

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 ...
March 18, 2007 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 ...
February 22, 2013 by bs

English
In the poem Warren Pryor, what does the author pick this certain pattern or rhythm for the poem?
June 27, 2010 by lola

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 ...
September 13, 2008 by fudge

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

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
February 5, 2013 by Anonymous

english poem
how to write a poem about mrt train
March 23, 2009 by aqilah

english
What is the theme of the poem A Kite is a Victim. What are juxtapositions in this poem
September 20, 2010 by Kelsey

English
For the poem, "Remember?" by Alice Walker, What is poem's message?
September 29, 2010 by Taylor

english
I need help with this question about annabel lee. Identify literary elements (mood, imagery, symbolism, contrast, comparison) and explain how they add to your understanding of the poem. Discuss two specific instances in the poem where you see a literary element. Copy and paste...
August 12, 2014 by Kandice

Gen English
In the poem Dreams by Langston Hughes, Describe how the poem is structerd,or arranged in lines and stannnzas.
April 1, 2013 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?
April 2, 2013 by Rhonda

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
July 7, 2010 by Ashley

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 ...
January 29, 2010 by anu

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.
February 1, 2009 by Jessi

english 9
in the poem "the journey" by mary oliver,what is the "you" do in this poem?
February 1, 2012 by amie

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 ...
May 1, 2013 by Victoria

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?
November 12, 2009 by ron

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.
April 1, 2013 by Shay

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
April 3, 2011 by Ashley

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

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...
October 8, 2007 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 ...
December 11, 2011 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 ...
December 11, 2011 by JK

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 ...
August 14, 2007 by Carrie

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.
February 1, 2008 by Danielle

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 ...
July 13, 2009 by Anonymous

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.
May 29, 2009 by jackie

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?
May 3, 2012 by Yc2012

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 ...
December 12, 2012 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 ...
December 13, 2012 by Unknown

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...
March 18, 2013 by Carlos

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

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 ...
February 14, 2010 by Franco

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.
April 14, 2008 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.
January 31, 2010 by Abriel

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
December 8, 2010 by Erin

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
June 20, 2011 by YASH

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, ...
September 14, 2011 by Soh

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?
April 15, 2012 by finonn

english
there is some unknown poet called M.T. Buckley whom seems to be known only to the the English teachers and himself. Wrote a poem called "Birthday" and some others like "Poem of Poems" that didn't make it into the whose who of Poets. Does anyone know about this poet. His(her) ...
February 7, 2011 by janet

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.
December 25, 2012 by Riana

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
February 18, 2009 by Bella

english
my teacher want me to find an example of assonance in the leda and the swan poem. i know assonance is the repitition of vowel sounds but after looking at the poem, i dont see any. can someone point it out to me?
December 13, 2009 by alison

English -poem
Caged bird, by maya angelou -analyze this poem for is metaphorical meAnings. What did the author wish to evoke? Hoe did whe use words and phrasings and poetric devices ti do it? Just a simple help would do, and i could do the rest' thank you
March 12, 2013 by Mia

English - Ms. Sue help
Help on this question I don't understand 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.”
December 16, 2012 by antboy

English
A poem by Linda pasta can be found here: "w w w. theatlantic . c o m / doc/200708 / linda-pastan-ash" (withoutspaces) I was wondering if my analysis of this poem is correct. This poem is about death. When you're cremated you are transformed from a body into ashes, which is ...
May 6, 2008 by Andrea

english
I am trying to find a poem (ideally by uk poet) that starts with a word beginning with the letter c. I have found many poems but none that start with a word like can, call, etc. Does anyone know a poem or can direct me to a website. many thanks in advance.
June 26, 2010 by linny

English
im studying the poem entitled 'Aunt Jennifer's Tigers' by Adrianne Rich and in a review of this poem they say that 'poets use of the word 'chivalric' refers to tigers stalking their domain' what does it exactly mean?
June 1, 2011 by Viola

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.
December 26, 2007 by Christian

English
Anne Bradstreet's "The Author to Her Book" I have to explain the irony in the poem. I thought irony would be like a firehouse burning to the ground. I don't see any irony in the poem what am I missing?
July 23, 2008 by Joanne

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
January 31, 2009 by y912f

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 . have ...
March 18, 2007 by michelle

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, ...
March 4, 2008 by pray_the_rosary

english
When did you memorize the patriotic poem, "Paul Reveres ride"? In the above sentence is the predicate did memorize? If so what part of the sentence would the word poem be??
September 25, 2008 by jessy

English
I`m writing a bio-poem. Is what I wrote below (just one part in the poem) gramaticcaly correct? Who feels that he has been robbed of his faith in God and fellow human beings, exposed to the deepest inhumanity and that life has becomes as black as ‘Night’
May 12, 2008 by Lena

English - beowulf
so Beowulf is an epic poem but what sorts of conflicts with or resistances to the idealogy of epic can be expressed. What are some examples in the poem?
August 28, 2008 by Margie

ENGLISH-POETRY
NEED HELP WITH WRITING A 10 LINE IAMBIC POEM ABOUT WEATHER AND A 10 LINE TROCHIAC POEM ABOUT A PET
January 11, 2010 by ANDREW

english
Read the poem Remember ? by Alice Walker and answer the questions. -> Why is the title effective? -> What metaphor is used in the poem and what other two poetic techniques does Alice Walker use?
September 29, 2010 by Taylor

Ed. Tech
Which definition below best describes the definition of theme within poetry? A. It is the pattern of rhyming lines within a poem. B. It is the underlying message that a poem conveys. C. It is the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem. D. It is the type of poem...
September 10, 2014 by Gwen

English
I m doing an analysis question on a poem called Question by May Swenson. The question says: Describe the prosody of the poem and comment on the effect of the initial substitutions of the meter. I do not even know where to start with this question, if you could help me out please.
March 2, 2014 by Amanda

Ed Tech
What is rhyme scheme? A. The stressed and unstressed syllables within a poem. B. A type of poetry that has rhyme, but no rhythm (or, the pattern of lines that rhyme within a poem. C. A poem that has a rhyming meter. D.A poem consisting of ten syllables. Is the answer B?
September 10, 2014 by Gwen

English Ms. sue
I need help figuring out the rhyme scheme to Anne bradstreets poem "to her father with some verses" I saw a previous post where you said the answer was : aabbccddeeffggaabbccddeeffgg there are only 14 lines in the poem. I think the answer is: aabbccddeeffgg Can you explain why...
August 20, 2013 by Cassie

ENGLISH
An angel, robed in spotless white, Bent down and kissed the sleeping Night. Night woke to blush; the sprite was gone. Men saw the blush and called it Dawn. Paul Laurence Dunbar I have a few questions on this poem which I do not understand and would like if u could offer some ...
November 10, 2010 by Teressa

english
so to craete a narrative poem in the anglo saxon style of beowulf is to copy the same theme but in your own words and your own characters.i think i got it.but do i write it in a essay form or story form or poem.
November 2, 2008 by paul jones

English 9R
connect your poem to something in the world, i.e. a song, film, current event, etc. Play the song or just mention the connection to the class. Have the students guess why this relates to your poem. My group and I read "The Eagle" by Alfred Lord Tennyson I'm having a hard time ...
September 22, 2013 by Laruen

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 ...
November 26, 2009 by mysterychicken

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
December 12, 2011 by joe

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
March 29, 2011 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...
January 22, 2014 by Princess Anna

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 ?
April 10, 2011 by ross

english
For Language Arts I have to write a two voice poem about the holocost. It has to be very serious. Everytime I give my teacher the poem she gives it back to be and says that I don't know how to start the beggining of seriously. So, how should I start the beggining??
March 1, 2008 by Taylor

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
March 29, 2011 by Carlos

English 10
What poetic devices were used in the poem "What Was Told, That"? What did these poetic devices do for this poem? Did these devices help create imagery or communicate the author’s feelings? Please and thank you!
September 5, 2014 by Alex

english
I need to know how to find the plot in a poem. The poem is "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plot_%28narrative%29 Scroll down to the list in Typical plot structure and see how the events in this poem fit the points on ...
April 13, 2007 by april

poetry
Poem. DayBreak Q.1 Who does the wind address to? Q2. "The night is gone,"What does the. world 'night' refer to ? Q3. What does the poem describe? Q4. "Not yet! In quiet-lie".What is the meaning of this line? Q5. What does the title of the poem symbolise?
May 27, 2014 by akash

English
How to eat a poem Don't be polite. Bite in. Pick it up with your fingers and lick the juice that may run down your chin. It is ready and ripe now, whenever you are. You do not need a knife or fork or spoon or plate or napkin or tablecloth. For there is no core or stem or rind ...
March 30, 2010 by Sara

english
what does structure mean when writing an essay on ballads If you mean structure of the essay, that refers to how you organize your paragraphs within your paper. Are you following a comparison/contrast pattern? Are you explicating the poem? What you are writing about determines...
September 20, 2006 by shannon

English
16. What is the effect of the author’s use of assonance in the following line from “The Raven?” “For the rare and radiant maiden whom the angels name Lenore—” (1 point) A It creates emphasis on Lenore. B It explains Lenore’s appearance. C It illustrates the theme of the poem. ...
May 12, 2014 by Keith

english
When mapping out a poem's rhyme scheme and the poem exceeds the amount of letters in the latin alphabet what symbols does one use to continue mapping the rhyme scheme?
July 14, 2008 by Andy

ENGLISH
Identify the adjective in the following sentence. John Keats "Ode on Melancholy" is a truly beautiful poem. A. Melancholy C.beautiful C.truly D.poem Answer :C Is it correct
August 8, 2008 by Jiya

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