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Flashcards in frosts's poems Deck (21):
1

theme of the road not taken

choices

2

masculine has

one syllable

3

feminine has

two syllables

4

the gift outright is about

america

5

mending wall is about

building walls, fences

6

stopping by woods on a snowy evening, the speaker has

promises to keep

7

stopping by woods on a snowy evening is about

being in the woods and the horse in confused as to where they are

8

and miles to go before I sleep is in which poem

stopping by woods on a snowy evening

9

what is a four line stanza called

quatrain

10

a euphony has a soft

s

11

a cacophony has a harsh

k

12

a blank verse has

no rhyme with iambic meter

13

free verse has

no rhyme and no meter

14

stops in a poem

caesuras

15

nothing gold can stay is about

the first green being hard to hold, eden sinking to grief
nothing lasts forever
dawn cannot stay

16

birches is about

a tree and a boy hanging off of them

17

the tone of birches is

nostalgic
bittersweet
willing to take chances

18

out out is a literary allusion to

macbeth

19

the pace of out out

speeds up -> climax -> slows

20

out out is about

a boy with a chainsaw and then they are about to go inside and a hand comes off

21

little--less--nothing!

out out

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