1. Abstract language – Language that deals with concepts and intangibles, as distinguished from concrete language, which names physical objects (lesson 14)
2. Adage – A traditional saying expressing a common experience or observation.
3. Ad hominem – Appealing to one’s prejudices, emotions
Love and Death
(Analysis of “When You are Old” and “An Irish Airman Foresees His Death” by W.B.Yeats)
In William Butler Yeats poem "When You Are Old," an anonymous narrator requests of a former lover to remember her youth and his love for her, creating a surreal sense of mystery
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Novel Poem Drama
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Erotic Nonsense Lyric
Mythopoeia Romance Satire
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The Style and Content of William Butler Yeats
William Butler Yeats was a man who is known for his extraordinary writings of the nineteenth century, and is considered to be one of the greatest poets of the English language. Yeats was a poet with extensive knowledge and was thought to have been bor