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44 Cards in this Set

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Who wrote "To a Mouse" & "Auld Lang Syne"?
Robert Burns
Who wrote "The Tyger" & "The Lamb"?
William Blakc
Who wrote "Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey"?
William Wordsworth
Who wrote "Kubla Kahn" & "The Rime of the ancient Mariner"?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Who was a Scottish Farmer?
Robert Burns
Who collaborated on the Lyrical Ballads?
William Wordsworth & Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Who spent much time with his friend's sister Dorothy?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Who was addictid to laudanum?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
"The best laid plans of mice and men..."
"To a Mouse"
"What immortal hand or eye dare the frame thy fearful symmetry?"
The Tyger
"These beauteous forms, through a long absence have not been to me as is a landscape to a blind man's eye."
Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey
"But Oh! That deep romantic chasm which slanted down a green hill athwart a cedarn cover."
Kubla Kahn
"Water, water, everywhere, and all the boards did shrink. Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink."
Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Which poem describes the process of sin?
Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Which poem is a well-known New Year's tune?
Auld Lang Syne
A song or songlike poem that tells a story
Lyrical Ballad
A way of speaking that is characteristic of a particular region or group of people
A poem that mourns the death of a person or laments something lost
An inscription on a tombstone or a memorative poem written about a person that has died
Which author drowned at sea? How old was he?
Percy Bysshe Shelley- 29 years old
Which author died of tuberculosis? How old was he?
John Keats- 25 years old
Which author died of malaria? How old was he?
Lord Byron- 36 years old
Which author was married to the author of Frankenstein?
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Which author had an affair with Mary Shelley's sister?
Lord Byron
Which author was "mad, bad, and dangerous to know"?
Lord Byron
Which author wrote "Ode on a Grecian Urn"?
John Keats
Which author wrote "Ozymandias"?
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Which author wrote "Don Juan"?
Lord Byron
Which author wrote "When I Have Fears"?
John Keats
From what country does the character Don Juan originate?
Why is Don Juan forced to flee his home country?
He has an affair with his mother's friend, & her husband finds out & wants Don Juan killed
Who is Haidee's fater, and what is her relationship to Don Juan?
Lambro the pirate, they are lovers
Epic poem which ignores or makes fun of traditional epic conventions
Mock Epic
A complex, generally long lyric poem on a serious subject.
What is the name of the Egyptian pharoah whose Greek name was Ozymandias?
Ramses II
What is the line inscribed on the remains of the statue described in Ozymandias?
"My name is Ozymandias, king of kings: Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!"
What is the famous line often quoted from "Ode on a Grecian Urn"?
"Beauty is truth, truth beauty"- that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
How is the scene between the two lovers about to kiss bittersweet?
they are about to kiss, but never do.
Which poems are in the collection entitled Songs of Innocence?
"The Tyger" & "The Lamb"
Which poem describes the restorative effect of nature on the author?
"Tintern Abbey"
Which poem is the result of a dream?
"Kubla Khan"
Which poem contains several sexual connotations?
"Kubla Khan"
Explain the process of sin & redemption. Give specific events & examples.
1. Sin- Shot the Albatross
2. Penance- No breeze, thirst, unbearable heat, death for other sailors, Albatross is hung from mariner's neck. Life in death- Mariner.
3. Recognizes- Bless the water snakes, sees their beauty.
4. Redemption- albatross falls off; rain, breeze, angels take over dead sailors bodies, and sail him home.
5. Confession- to the hermit
6. Further Penance- Tells his story
In what ways is Don Juan an example of a mock epic?
1. It's not a lofty topic
2. Don Juan is not a typical epic hero
3. It doesn't begin in medias res