Farewell to barn and Stack and Tree – A.E Housman (Stanza Four)

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What is the name of the literary device in which a part of something represents the whole object in a metaphorical sense?
Name two literary devices found in the first line of the forth stanza
What does synecdoche suggest about the situation?

Farewell to barn and Stack and Tree – A.E Housman (Stanza Three)

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What is suggested by the repetition of the possessive pronoun 'my' between the stanza two and three?
What is the poetic devise used in "'tis"?
"the field" is a singular noun, why is it complemented by a plural verb "were"?
What is the overall tone of the stanza Three?
What is the purpose of including a mother to the poem?
Who are referred to as "us"?
What is the relationship between the murderer and his victim? How do you find it?
What is the effect of the simple past tense verb in the third line?
What is suggested by the "rising day"?
What are the two themes suggested in the stanza three?

Farewell to barn and Stack and Tree – A.E Housman (Stanza Two)

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1. What is the time indicated in the second stanza
2. what is emphasized by the use of anastrophe in the 3rd line?
3. Why does the narrator not reveal the death of Maurice directly in the 3rd and 4th lines?
4. What are the three evidence available in the stanza two to prove that Maurice is dead?
5. What is figuratively suggested by the 'half-mown' hill?
6. What is the prominent poetic technique used in the 3rd line?
7. According the description of the narrator, at what time has the murder taken place?
8. What is the prominence of the possessive pronoun in the 4th line?
9. Definition of euphemism is..
10. What characteristics of the narrator are revealed in the second line?

Eveline 2

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Eveline

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What theme is introduced to the story by the omission of the names of the people?
What does the colours of the houses symbolize in the 2nd paragraph?
What is metaphorically suggested by the posture of Eveline's sitting in the 1st paragraph?
What is the significance of 'Blessed Margaret Mary Alacoque'?
The writer does not introduce Eveline to the readers with her name because...
The 'blackthorn stick' alludes to...
The statement which best explains 'stream of consciousness' is
The way Eve holds her purse symbolizes...
"Keogh" foreshadows Eve's...
James Joyce emphasizes the key concepts of the story with the usage of...
“He is in Melbourne now.” what is suggested by Eve's father's utterance about the priest?Add description here!
"Was that wise? She tried to weigh each side of the question" Here, Eve's hesitation indicates ...
Who is the author of the short story, 'Eveline'?
Miss Gavan is a ...
A narrative technique that can be found everywhere in the story, which is a version of 'repetition' is...

Sonnets

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1. Where does the turn appears in the English sonnet?
2. What are the two main types of sonnets?
3. What are the other least used types of sonnets?
4. In which lines the usual turn of a Petrarchan sonnet appear?
5. What is the Sicilian sestet?
6. A famous example for a Petrarchan sonnet is
7. What is the Italian octave?
8. What is an original sonnet?
9. What are the two main sections of a Petrarchan sonnet?
10. What is the structure of an English sonnet?

CR

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Father and Son – Criticism 01

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‘Father and Son’ depicts a father’s lack of understanding of a son’s desire to break away and shape a new life. Discuss (2018 OL)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings – Criticism 02

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Maya Angelou conveys the deprivation of freedom in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Discuss with reference to the poem. (2016 OL)