Farewell to barn and Stack and Tree – A.E Housman (Stanza Two) Welcome to Farewell to barn and Stack and Tree – A.E Housman (Stanza Two) Your name Your School 1. What is the prominent poetic technique used in the 3rd line?MetaphorEuphemismCacophonySynecdoche2. Definition of euphemism is..Direct comparison between two unlike objectsA part of something which relates to a greater conceptReduction of the harshness of an idea with the replacement of direct and harsh words with substitute termsUse of elaborative terms to describe a simple concept3. What is the time indicated in the second stanzaAfternoonNightMorningNoon4. what is emphasized by the use of anastrophe in the 3rd line?Motionlessness of MauriceNone of the answers available hereVictimization of MauriceDormant nature of Maurice5. What is the prominence of the possessive pronoun in the 4th line?It suggests that the narrator stabbed Maurice with his knifeIt makes the narrator responsible for the crimeNone of the available answers hereIt excludes the responsibility of the narrator from the crime6. What are the three evidence available in the stanza two to prove that Maurice is dead?Motionlessness of Maurice, dried blood, and the The knife which pierced his bodyMaurice's action of lying on hay, dried blood and his motionlessnessNone of the available answersThe knife in his side, half-mown hill, and blood7. Why does the narrator not reveal the death of Maurice directly in the 3rd and 4th lines?Due to his overwhelming guiltDue to his lack of will to be judgedDue to his lack of will to accept the realityDue to his fear to face the society8. What characteristics of the narrator are revealed in the second line?His haphazard and reckless natureHis innocence and his will to accept his crimeHis murderous and villainous characterHis hesitation and guilt to reveal what he has done9. What is figuratively suggested by the 'half-mown' hill?Incompletion of the lives of the convict and the victimThe disappointment of the narratorThe pastoral setting of the poemThe narrator's inability to complete the action of cutting grass10. According the description of the narrator, at what time has the murder taken place?EveningNightMorningNoonPlease fill in the comment box below.