• Poems of Siegfried Sassoon
    POETRY With the poems of Siegfried Sassoon we are moving from the conventional way of writing in the approach of the issue of war, in what sense??? First of all his approach is an anti- war approach , he is not encouraging young people to join the war , he speaking of war as being a cause of d...
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  • Compare/Contrast Poems
    Compare/contrast In Dudley Randall’s poem “Ballad of Birmingham” and Langston Hughes’s poem “Mother to son” are two poems of two different mothers wanting the best for their child. In the poem “Ballad of Birmingham,” Dudley Randall illustrates a conflict between a child who wishe...
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  • Annabel Lee as a Representative of Poe’s Poems About Death of Beautiful Maidens
    Annabel Lee as a representative of Poe’s poems about death of beautiful maidens It's always a little hard to separate the life of the legendary Poe from his works. In this case, there are some striking similarities. „Annabel Lee“ is the last complete poem written by Poe, published sho...
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  • A Critical Analysis of Three World War One Poems
    A Critical Analysis Of Three World War One Poems. ‘The Soldier' Rupert Brooke ‘The General' Siegfried Sassoon ‘Dulce Et Decorum Est' Wilfred Owen. Sassoon and Owen where treated at the same mental hospital during world war one. Do their poems appear to be the work of madmen? Rupert Bro...
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  • Lanston Hughes Comparison of Two Poems
    In today's modern view, poetry has become more than just paragraphs that rhyme at the end of each sentence. If the reader has an open mind and the ability to read in between the lines, they discover more than they have bargained for. Some poems might have stories of suffering or abuse, while others...
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  • Comparing Poems about Death
    Comparing Poems about Death Felicia Farmer ENG125: Introduction to Literature Ashley Dornbusch 8/6/2012   The two poems “Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night” written by Dylan Thomas and “Dog’s Death” written by John Updike are very good poems to compare and contrast to each...
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  • Essay on My Analysis of 2 Robert Frost Poems
    My analysis of Robert Frost’s poems, “The Road Not Taken” and “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” by Kim Rivera Introduction to American Literature 2010 Amy Sloan May 16, 2013 Robert Frost is a well-known poet from the twentieth century. He won many awards and his work is v...
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  • Analysis of Poems: Walt Whitman „O Captain! My Captain!” & John Berryman “Dream Song 149”
    Krzysztof Miezalski Analysis of poems: Walt Whitman „O Captain! My Captain!” & John Berryman “Dream Song 149” O Captain! My Captain! By Walt Whitman I. O captain! my captain! Our fearful trip is done; The ship has weathered every rack, the prize we sought is won; The port is ne...
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  • Select Poems
    N.B. These “notes” are by no means exhaustive and should not be used independent of your own reading and study of the poems. (NATE & W.B.S) NOTES ON PRESCRIBED POEMS FOR CSEC LITERATURE Preamble: Please be mindful of the fact that poetry makes up a third of this syllabus and that for t...
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  • Compare How the Writers Present Parents in “Before You Were Mine” by Carol Ann Duffy and “Mother Any Distance” by Simon Armitage. Then Compare How Writers Present Females in Two Poems from the Pre-1914 Poetry Bank.
    Both “Before You Were Mine” by Carol Ann Duffy and “Mother Any Distance” by Simon Armitage focus on the role of being a mother and having to give up something. In “Before You Were Mine” its Carol Ann Duffy’s mother letting go and giving up her carefree lifestyle, to take up the importa...
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  • Poems
    COLLECTED POEMS SRI AUROBINDO SRI AUROBINDO ASHRAM PONDICHERRY BIBLIOGRAPHIC NOTES This edition includes revised content of the 5-th volume of Sri Aurobindo Birth Centenary Library. Several writings were added: Sonnets of early period I cannot equal, I have a doubt, My life is wasted, O f...
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  • Essay Comparing Two Poems
    H/W Monday, 27 September 2010 Compare the similarities and differences between two Ballads, Charlotte Dymond and John Lomas. Charlotte Dymond and John Lomas, are two poems which share several techniques. They also, however are different in many ways. This essay will explore their similar...
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  • Two Emily Dickinson Poems
    Comparing and Contrasting Poems Did you know that Emily Dickinson wrote nearly 800 poems? And less than a dozen of those poems were published during her lifetime! If you want to read a great poem I’d suggest, “Hope is a Thing with Feathers” and “It was not Death, For I Stood up”. E...
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  • “I Rhyme, to See Myself, to Set the Darkness Echoing.” How Far Does This Statement Apply to and Sum Up Seamus Heaney’s Intentions in Writing Poetry?
    “I rhyme, to see myself, to set the darkness echoing.” How far does this statement apply to and sum up Seamus Heaney’s intentions in writing poetry? In part Seamus Heaney uses his poetry to explore himself but he also explores beyond himself. In his earlier work he mainly explores his chi...
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  • Comparing the Two Poems: When We Two Parted and La Belle Dame Sans Mer
    GCSE English coursework: comparison of poems. There are many similarities and differences between the two poems: "When We Two Parted", written by Lord Bryon, and "La Belle Dames Sans Merci", written by John Keats. I shall be exploring these poems and seeing connections and differences between th...
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  • William Blake Poems
    William Blake wrote many poems during his lifetime. He had a set of poems called The Songs of Innocence and also a set called The songs of Experience. This paper is focusing on five poems from the Songs of Innocence, which are: "The Shepherd," "The Echoing Green," The Little Black Boy," "The Bloss...
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  • War Poems Comparison - the Send-Off and Ducle Et Decorum Est
    All Wilfred Owens's poems seem to rhyme. The ends of the alternate lines rhyme in most all of his poems for example in "The send off" The 1st line ends in way and the 3rd in gay. This is repeated with other rhyming words all through the poem. On the 7th and 9th lines the rhyme is tramp and camp. In...
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  • Analysis of Wilfred Owen poems
    Wilfred Owen Poems MINERS (Page 75) There had been a terrible accident at a place called Podmore Hall Colliery (1918). 140 miners and pit-boys died Owen wrote in a letter that he thought this poem had ‘sour’ taste. He also said that if the poem were to have a subtitle it would be: ‘How...
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  • comparison between the poems "out, out" and "disabled"
    Comparative essay between the poems “Out, Out-” and “Disabled” Wilfred Owen and Robert Frost both use their poems “Out, Out-” and “Disabled” to portray the destruction of youth and how it can be cut short by a lack of maturity and wisdom. This creates a sense of loss of innocence within...
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  • With specific reference to their poems studied in this course, compare and contrast the works of two of the female poets on our syllabus: Sylvia Plath, Margaret Atwood, and Louise Ho.
     1) Daddy by Sylvia Plath You do not do, you do not do Any more, black shoe In which I have lived like a foot For thirty years, poor and white, Barely daring to breathe or Achoo. Daddy, I have had to kill you. You dies before I had time— Marble-heavy, a bag full of God,...
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