4 Matching Annotations
  1. Aug 2022
  2. Dec 2021
    1. The poem is rich with assonance, consonance, and alliteration which creates a uniformity and. The speaker’s enthusiasm and joy come through in the poem’s play of sound.

      Source: Lit Chart

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      The unusually frequent use of slant rhyme (4 in total) in a relatively short poem might be a sign of purposeful errors that John Donne makes to implicitly express the excitement and satisfaction that the speaker is experiencing that he doesn't bother about strictly keeping the formality.

  3. Aug 2020