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  1. Jun 2020
  2. 25000dawns.com 25000dawns.com
    1. I am all these things at once and cannot add up the sum

      https://poets.org/poem/song-myself-51

      Song of Myself, 51 Walt Whitman - 1819-1892

      The past and present wilt—I have fill'd them, emptied them. And proceed to fill my next fold of the future.

      Listener up there! what have you to confide to me? Look in my face while I snuff the sidle of evening, (Talk honestly, no one else hears you, and I stay only a minute longer.)

      Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, ==I contain multitudes.==)

      I concentrate toward them that are nigh, I wait on the door-slab.

      Who has done his day's work? who will soonest be through with his supper? Who wishes to walk with me?

      Will you speak before I am gone? will you prove already too late?

  3. Mar 2018
    1. And when I feel, fair creature of an hour,

      When he wrote this he was free to look any different animals for a bit or two.

    2. haunt

      When Keats use the word "haunt" as if something is appear.

    3. conscience

      The way,Keats use the word "conscience" in his poem as way to create feeling of sense of inner voice in him.

    4. Before my pen has gleaned my teeming brain,

      In this poem, the mood changing a little bit. In the first poem of "This living hand, now warm and capable" felt sad and in the{"When I have Fears That I May Cease to be", when he wrote "Before my pen has gleaned my teeming brain" as a way for the reader feel his concerns and his doubts.

  4. Feb 2016
    1. Explain major differences between poems, drama, and prose, and refer to the structural elements of poems (e.g., verse, rhythm, meter) and drama (e.g., casts of characters, settings, descriptions, dialogue, stage directions) when writing or speaking about a text.

      For this standard, students would have to read a variety of poems, plays and prose to understand the structural differences. Then the students must use the structural knowledge to properly write and speak about poems and plays. A good play for this standard would be Annie and a good collections of poems to understand structure would be from poet Roald Dahl.