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    Rupert Brooke, considered by many scholars to be one of the most divisive poets of the twentieth century, was born on August 3, 1887, in Warwickshire, England. As a child, Brooke attended a prestigious boarding school where he studied Latin and Greek and began to write poetry. In 1906, Brooke won a scholarship to attend King’s College, Cambridge, and was elected president of the Cambridge University Fabian Society, a club that provided a voice for the values of social democracy and socialism. He

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    Rupert Brooke and Wilfred Owen Since the threat of war in some part of the world everyday and because of the colossal impact that it has had on our lives, it doesn't seem surprising that it is a popular theme of poetry. Sonnets are an extremely passionate form of poetry, used to show how the poet feels in their heart; both Rupert Brooke and Wilfred Owen create this passion in excellent, but very different ways. "Anthem for Doomed Youth" by Wilfred Owen is a Shakespearean sonnet reflecting

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    Rosenberg’s who thought of the war in a negative light. Brooke actually was all for the war and had a very positive view of it, so that is the way that he chose to represent it in his poem. In lines 13-14, he states “And laughter, learnt of friends; and gentleness/ In hearts at peace, under an English heaven.” The whole poem is written in a positive tone using happy diction that presents war in a completely different light than how Rosenberg presented it. Brooke thinks of war as something that is wonderful

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    honorable? I view war as a necessary evil. Sometimes it has to happen for good to triumph over bad. War poets like Wilfred Owen, writer of Anthem for doomed youth focus on death in war and the dehumanization of solders. In contrast Soldier written by Rupert Brooke thinks that to die in war, to be the noblest death. And Siegfried Sassoon’s Suicide in the trenches focuses on the youthful soldiers deaths being the responsibility of war promoters. Anthem for Doomed Youth Owens Anthem for Doomed Youth is written

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    The Views of Rupert Brooke and Wil My selected poems are 'The Soldier' by Rupert Brooke and 'Dulce et Decorum est' by Wilfred Owen. Both war poems but conveying their different feelings and presenting their views of war in radically different ways. The poets have polarized views of war with Rupert Brooke writing his poem in a romanticized and patriotic way referring to the possibility of death as a noble cause, for England the land that gave him life. This is at odds to how Wilfred Owen

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    War Poetry - The soldier by Rupert Brooke and Dulce et decorum est by Wilfred Owen The poems "The soldier" by Rupert Brooke and "Dulce et decorum est" by Wilfred Owen are related to the events in WWI. These two poems concentrate on a similar subject, going to war, but have totally different points of view and contradict each other. Rupert Brooke has a patriotic point of view meanwhile Wilfred Owen has a critical opinion. Both of the authors use their own knowledge to show us how soldiers

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    Comparing The Soldier by Rupert Brooke and Dulce Et Decorum Est by Wilfred Owen World War I, probably the most horrible of modern wars, inspired some of the most beautiful and powerful poetry of the 20th century. Two very good examples are "The Soldier" by Rupert Brooke and "Dulce Et Decorum Est " by Wilfred Owen, both were written before and during the this war. Rupert Brooke was a well- educated English man who lived the enthusiasm of the whole country when the war started. He wrote

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    The two poems about World War 1, ‘The Soldier’ by Rupert Brooke, and ‘Anthem for Doomed Youth’ by Wilfred Owen, each present their views in different ways. World War one started in 1914 and ended after four years. There are two main responses from soldiers. The two approaches have been written each in these poems. Both have similarities and differences. They are conveyed in different ways that affect the reader more at some points and less than others. The two poets have a very diverse approach

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    Poems of War Rupert Brooke’s “The Dead” (Brooke p109) tries to convince you that death in battle is sweet and honorable. Compared to Wilfred Owens “Dulce et Decorum est” we read a poem with a completely different opinion about war. It's a gruesome first hand experience of trench warfare. Through the entire poem Rupert Brooke tries to persuade the younger generation of readers in joining the army. He tries to make it seem sensational, and plead to the younger generation by making it come across as

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    about being happy or unstable as an adult Rupert Brooke was born in 1887 August 3 in Rugby, Britain. Brooke was not a problem child he did many honorable and successful things in his life in his time. Brooke was a great writer and also a passionate about his work Brooke was handsome, talented, and very charming but yet Brooke had trouble to a woman’s heart but through his poetry Brooke opened up about his love and affection for his mistress. Rupert Brooke was known for his writing he knew how to use

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