gaya92
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POESIA.
My heart leaps up when I behold
A rainbow in the sky:
So was it when my life began;
So is it now I am a man;
So be it when I shall grow old,
Or let me die!
The Child is father of the Man;
And I could wish my days to be
Bound each to each by natural piety.

DOMANDE:
1)identify explain as many figures of speech as you can find.
2)what is the main theme of the poem?state the main idea in a sentence
3) what feeling does the rainbow cause in the poet?
4)under what circumstaces would wordsworth wish for his own death?
5) what is the significance of the shift in tense in lines three to five?
6) explain paradox of the line 7
7) explain the meaning of the words "natural piety"?
345.
345. - Erectus - 54 Punti
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:zitto hoibò faccio la prima media non so come aiutarti mi disp!:zitto
Burdella
Burdella - Sapiens Sapiens - 822 Punti
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# gaya92 :
DOMANDE:
1)identify explain as many figures of speech as you can find.
My heart leaps = I'm excited
2)what is the main theme of the poem?state the main idea in a sentence
One should preserve child's innocence and frankness in him.
3) what feeling does the rainbow cause in the poet?
Rainbow excites the poet.
4)under what circumstaces would wordsworth wish for his own death?
Wordswoth wishes to die old, but still being able to appreciate the beauty of the world.
5) what is the significance of the shift in tense in lines three to five?
Wordswoth uses the shift in tenses to underline the past and the future action.
6) explain paradox of the line 7
Children have natural wisdom which we tend to loose groving and becoming adults.But watching children we can obtain this wisdom.
7) explain the meaning of the words "natural piety"?
Piety means respect for parents, but the "natural piety" by Wordsworth means respect for children.
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