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    prediction about the future. The poems share a theme; how the shift in time affects the father-son relationship. Heaney expresses this theme through the use of symbolism, repetition and the shifts in time. The shift in time, use of imagery and the use of literary sound devices of the poems all help propose the same theme. That the shift in time causes a change in the father-son relationship.

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    her son that she is still moving forward even though her life has not been easy and no matter how hard life gets for her she has not given up and neither should he. Hughes writes vicariously via the Mother, the speaker; he uses literary devices like metaphors, consonance, repetition and alliteration to help get the mother’s point across to her son. Like many of the poems written during the Harlem Renaissance, “Mother to Son” is written in free verse and simply follows the conversation that the mother

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    There is No Certainty in Dover Beach How can life or anything be so wonderful, but at times seem so unbearable? This is a question that Matthew Arnold may have asked himself one day, while writing Dover Beach. This is a poem about a sea and a beach that is truly beautiful, but hold much deeper meaning than what meets the eye. The poem is written in free verse with no particular meter or rhyme scheme, although some of the words do rhyme. Arnold is the speaker speaking to someone he loves. As the

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    Throughout the beginning of the poem there are religious undertones Coleridge uses words like bended knee and reverential to highlight a religious belief and perhaps a plea to God to cure the “Pains of Sleep” this is interesting as he seems to feel “humbled” by the spirit presence. He mentions being weak but realises he is blest by this power. The religious undertone suggests to me a feeling of utter helplessness. There is a rhythm throughout the poem with strong rhyme, this pattern is like heavy

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    Title: When looking at this poem's title, one can get many ideas of what the poem will be about. One of the ideas that I got when I read the title was that it was going to be about a white female deer that was being hunted by a hunter. Another one that I thought up was that a white deer is an angel from heaven that will save someone. The last idea that I came up with was that it was about a white deer that was camouflaged in some snow to escape a predator. Paraphrase: In the first stanza, the

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    first line of the first stanza when Love writes, “Sunshine warms old bones. . . “ This is an assonance due to the fact that the o sound in old and bones is repeated. Consonance can be found in the second line of the second stanza where the line, “. . . bend and shake her slender hands. . . “ is found. This is an example of consonance because bend and slender both share the d sound. These examples of rhythm help the reader to find the dominant image and overall metaphor by creating a rhythm and exaggerating

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    The Fish is a narrative monologue composed for 76 free-verse lines. The poem is constructed as one long stanza. The author is the speaker narrating this poem. She narrates a fishing experience. The author is out in a rented boat on a body of water, presumably a lake. She tries to describe the fish to the fullest, which appears to be the purpose of the poem, without saying either the specie or an approximate age. The narration gives the impression that the fish is slightly old. There are a number

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    head for you,” this shows his excessiveness of thinking about her and emphasizes his love for her. “You've got my head spinning, no kidding, I can't pin you down,” and “The world is beating you down,” are both good examples of assonance, too. For consonance, he uses “what would I do without your smart mouth?,” and “how many times do I have to tell you,”are also good examples that carry the same meaning of the alliteration and it’s

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    Seamus Heaney – The Skunk Commentary Skunk is a poem by Seamus Heaney about his married life. The poem is a tribute to his wife – how living away from home has caused him to miss his married life. Exiled from his wife, Heaney is recalls the skunk which reminds him of his wife. There are two settings in this poem. The first five stanzas are based on memories of California nights, and the last stanza is a recent memory of waiting in bed for his wife as she changed into her nightdress.

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    The First Movement

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    The First Movement This movement is in Sonata form with an introduction. The movement opens with a theme in the cellos and double basses which is built on the interval of a perfect fourth and a major second. At bar 6 the violins begin a very chromatic wedge figure which is continued through the violin, violas and flutes, with the cellos and basses holding on their note as a pedal. The flute part in bar 11 continues the wedge figure, and the upper flute part highlights the perfect fourth

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