Day: 11 October 2020

Sonnet 116: Let me not to the Marriage of True Minds – Summary and Solved Questions

‘Let me not to the Marriage of True Minds’ is one of the famous sonnets of Shakespeare and is addressed to an unnamed young friend of the poet called ‘Mr. W. H.’ This sonnet is in a perfect Shakespearean form with three quatrains and a rhyming couplet. It’s rhyme scheme is abab, cdcd, efef, gg.

Death Be Not Proud – Summary and Solved Questions

Death Be Not Proud Or Holy Sonnet X by John Donne Important Questions 1. What type of poem is “Holy Sonnet X”? The poem is an example of a Shakespearean sonnet written in loose iambic pentameter. 2. How does the speaker portray Death? What are the different forces that bring it on? Death is portrayed …

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England in 1819 by P. B. Shelly Summary and Questions and Answers

England in 1819 by P. B. Shelly About the Poem: The Poem is about the state of England in 1819. The king is “old, mad, blind, despised, and dying.” The princes are “the dregs of their dull race,” and flow through public scorn like mud, unable to see, feel for, or know their people, clinging …

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“The Little Black Boy” by William Blake Summary and Solved Questions

“The Little Black Boy” by William Blake About the poem A black child tells the story of how he came to know his own identity and to know God. The boy, who was born in “the southern wild” of Africa, first explains that though his skin is black his soul is as white as that …

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“Three Years She Grew in Sun and Shower”by William Wordsworth

“Three Years She Grew in Sun and Shower”by William Wordsworth Summary of the Poem “Three Years She Grew in Sun and Shower” is one of the best ‘lucy poems’ written by William Wordsworth the greatest and the most famous romantic poet. Wordsworth was a poet of nature and he worshipped nature in all its forms. …

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