Flashcards in A Poison Tree Deck (12):
Who is it by?
What is the poem about?
What does the semantic field of groth represent?
His anger is growing and controlled into one channel .
How many stanzas?
What is the rhyming pattern?
AABB rhyming pattern
How many lines per stanza?
Feature name for the chosen rhyming pattern?
What were the poets personal views on religion?
He was deeply religious.
When was it published?
Context of the poem?
It describes the narrator's repressed feelings of anger towards an individual, emotions which eventually lead to murder.
What does the quote 'I told it not, my wrath did grow' ?
Monosyllabic- emphasise polysyllabic anger