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 what is emphasized by the use of anastrophe in the 3rd line? Dormant nature of Maurice None of the answers available here Motionlessness of Maurice Victimization of Maurice What characteristics of the narrator are revealed in the second line? His innocence and his will to accept his crime His hesitation and guilt to reveal what he has done His murderous and villainous character His haphazard and reckless nature 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 body None of the available answers Maurice's action of lying on hay, dried blood and his motionlessness The knife in his side, half-mown hill, and blood Definition of euphemism is.. Reduction of the harshness of an idea with the replacement of direct and harsh words with substitute terms A part of something which relates to a greater concept Direct comparison between two unlike objects Use of elaborative terms to describe a simple concept What is the prominence of the possessive pronoun in the 4th line? None of the available answers here It suggests that the narrator stabbed Maurice with his knife It excludes the responsibility of the narrator from the crime It makes the narrator responsible for the crime Why does the narrator not reveal the death of Maurice directly in the 3rd and 4th lines? Due to his lack of will to be judged Due to his fear to face the society Due to his overwhelming guilt Due to his lack of will to accept the reality What is the time indicated in the second stanza Morning Noon Afternoon Night What is figuratively suggested by the 'half-mown' hill? The pastoral setting of the poem The disappointment of the narrator The narrator's inability to complete the action of cutting grass Incompletion of the lives of the convict and the victim What is the prominent poetic technique used in the 3rd line? Cacophony Synecdoche Metaphor Euphemism According the description of the narrator, at what time has the murder taken place? Noon Morning Evening Night Please fill in the comment box below.