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1
Q

What did William Blake reject?

A

The establishment: Church, Government and Monarchy

2
Q

What is Blake criticising in ‘London’

A

London

3
Q

What age was Blake writing in?

A

Romantic Age

4
Q

How did people at the time feel about society?

A

It was a prison

5
Q

What other job did Blake do?

A

Painter

6
Q

What were poets at Blake’s time inspired by?

A

French Revolution in 1789

7
Q

Finish the quote: And ……… with ……. the Marriage ……

A

blights
plagues
hearse

8
Q

Finish the quote: Every …….’…… Church ……;

A

black’ning
appals

9
Q

Finish the quote: Runs in …… down …….. walls

A

blood
Palace

10
Q

Finish the quote: The …….-…..’… ……….. I hear

A

mind-forg’d
manacles

11
Q

Finish the quote: …….. of weakness ….. of ….

A

Marks
marks
woe