From the 1920s until the 1980s, a very specific approach to evaluating, appreciating, and interpreting poetry dominated high school and university literature classes. That approach, called “New Criticism,” focused on the “formal” elements of a poem that made it a self-contained art form, like rhyme, meter, metaphor, alliteration, assonance, irony, and symmetry. t attempted to […]

Personification: the attribution characteristics to something Personification e.g The pipe swatted him The pipe tolded him The pipe crumpled the man’s ribs

Cat/hat Monosyllabic rhyme : a rhyme with just one syllable My cat/ hit-hat Disyllabic rhyme : a rhyme with two syllables Bit my cat/hit the hit-hat Multisyllabic rhyme : a rhyme with multiple ( more than two) syllables 2… 14 3.. 14 4…. 11 5…. 10 6…. 12 7….. How does Eminem use syllables in […]

Those last days. No way of wrapping it pretty or pretending otherwise: Rafa was dying… He was on his dusty chair looking at himself at the fracture mirror. He didn’t wanted to speak to anyone so my madre had to guess what food he wanted. she left it on the right side of the table […]

Duncan: What bloody man is that? He can report, as seemeth by his plight, of the revolt The newest state. Malcolm: This is the sergeant Who is a good and brave soldier who can rescue from capture. Hail, brave friend. Say to the king the knowledge of the broil As thou didst leave it. Captain: […]

This is so scary , everyone is so fighting for their life. I feel like my whole body freezed but I felt that my heart was on fire telling me don’t be afraid you need to fight dor your men. Then I dont know what happend that my body

  Monday It was a very windy and dark day. “When shall we three meet again in thunder, lightning, or in rain” Suggested Xela the witch. Then her friend Hanna replied ” When the hurlyburly’s done,  When the battle’s lost and won” “That will be  ere the set of the sun” replied Stela the third […]