Charge of the Light Brigade Flashcards Preview

A//English Literature- Poems > Charge of the Light Brigade > Flashcards

Flashcards in Charge of the Light Brigade Deck (9)
Loading flashcards...
1

5 quotes from Charge of the Light Brigade

Rode the six hundred
Into the valley of death
Cannon to the right of them, cannon to the leftover them
Honour the charge they made
Reeled from the sabre stroke. Shattered and sundered

2

Poet of Charge of the Light Brigade

Alfred Lord Tennyson

3

COTLB links to BC

Rhetorical questions
Blind patriotism

4

COTLB links to E

Rhetorical questions

5

COTLB links to R

Repetition

6

COTLB links to WP

-

7

Main themes in COTLB

Patriotism
Sacrifice
Honour

8

Main techniques in COTLB

Rhyming couplets- horses
Repetition
Hyperbole
Personification

9

What war was COTLB about?

Crimean War
Battle of Balaclava