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    William Wordsworth William Wordsworth was born on April 7, 1770 in Cockermouth, Cumberland, the second of five children. His father, John, a lawyer, was very educated and liberal for the time, and encouraged all his children to be the same. Wordsworth was definitely the wild one of the family, and his sister Dorothy, a year younger than him, was usually his only ally in the family. The Wordsworth children had a pretty happy childhood, at least until their mother, Ann, died in 1778. Wordsworth was

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    William Wordsworth was born on April 7, 1770 in Cockermouth, Cumberland, England. He grew up surrounded by beautiful scenery. He was very close to his sister, Dorothy Wordsworth. ("William Wordsworth Biography." NotableBiographies.com N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Feb 2012. .) His sister led the way for him to love nature by showing him its beauty. His mom died when he was eight years old and then his father died when he was thirteen years old. He was separated from his sister when he moved in with his uncles

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    William Wordsworth William Wordsworth is considered to be the greatest among all of the English Romantic poets. Although he did not always get the recognition that he rightfully deserved in the early part of his career, only through trials and tribulations did he reach the pinnacle of the literary world. "Wordsworth said of "the Prelude" that it was "a thing unprecedented in the literary history that a man should talk so much about himself": " I had nothing to do but describe what I had felt

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    William Wordsworth William Wordsworth was, in my eyes one of the best know romanticist writers of his time. Most of his pieces talk about nature and religion. He, like most romantic poets of his time revolted against the industrial revolution and wrote many pieces about nature in order to go up against it. During the industrial revolution there were many factories being built up that took away most of the open countryside that everyone enjoyed. In these factories, workers were given long hours

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    William Wordsworth's “The World is Too Much With Us” is a Romantic Sonnet that can be broken into two parts. The speaker tells us in the first part that we have lost our connection with nature, and that that connection was one of our most important relationships. The speaker the goes on to tell us that that he is willing to sacrifice everything to recover this relationship, and begins on line 9. In romantic poems, the speaker tries to convince us of our flaws, in this case our skewed relationship

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    precisely emanates these elements is William Wordsworth (1770-1850). With the utilization of nature as an embolden force, the use of personal experience to inspire impeccable writing, the use of enlightenment through the process of raw emotions, and the implement of uncomplicated language to convey complex representations; he was able to produce everlasting works that would transpire into making people believe that life is something worth living for. William Wordsworth was brought into this world on April

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    assignment. Lastly, I would like to appreciate my family members and my friends who constantly motivated and helped me in the write-up. Table of contents Review of William wordsworth........................ 1 References....................................... Plagiarism report William wordsworth William wordsworth was born on 7 April 1770 in Britain. He w...

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    One of the most influential poets of his time, William Wordsworth helped usher in the Romantic movement of British literature. His works continue to entice scholars and students alike, and they evince his views on the simplistic, emotional views of the natural world. Wordsworth’s distinct view on poetry, which focused on nature, tranquility, emotion, and simplicity, and his refutation of traditional neoclassical standards formed the fundamental principles of his poetry; the originality of his internationally

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    William Wordsworth William Wordsworth was born April 7, 1770, at Cockermouth in Cumberland, England. His poetry, and especially his poems on solitude, must have been heavily influenced by the death of his mother and the splitting up of his family when he was only eight (Kilvert 1). At that time, fate sent him to live in Hawkshead, England, where his teacher started him writing poetry. Wordsworth got his higher education at Cambridge, his memories of which play a part in his later poetry (Noyes

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    About William Wordsworth

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    William Wordsworth was one of the most influential Romantic poets of England. He was born on 7 April 1850 and he belongs to a wealthy family. His father was John Wordsworth who worked as a lawyer and his mother was Ann Cookson Wordsworth, who had four children and William was a second son. When he was 15 years old both of his parents died, so he and his siblings were left in the care of different relatives. He went to Hawks head Grammar School. After that he studied at St. John’s College in Cambridge

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