Poem Analysis: Dreams Deterred By Langston Hughes

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The poem I choose is called dreams deferred by Langston Hughes. I like the way it comes off also a question and asks what is it. It has the most simple and brief context. It is short and built of questions. It makes me think of uncertainly and the questions for knowledge. The writer uses metaphors and similes. For details he asks questions Dream deferred. Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun is my favorite line there are also hyperboles use. It was important to use these because it moves the poem able to Understand. The writer used rhymed the poem which makes it interesting. The vocabulary is simple. The poem is written in the free verse. He uses declarative sentences. The way he uses his lyrics, he sounds like he’s writing rap lyrics.
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