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enjambment

when the lines run together

2

at whose inauguration did Frost speak

JFK

3

which president quoted mending wall and at what occasion

Raegan at the tearing of the Berlin Wall

4

which poem of Frost's was quoted in the Outsiders

Nothing Gold can Stay

5

what is the road not taken all about

choices

6

unrhymed lines of iambic pentameter called

blank verse

7

what person is we and why is it important that frost chose that person for "The gift outright"

1st person
it is plural and it tries to involve the reader

8

"He moves in darkness as it seems to me

mending wall

9

I shall be telling this with a sigh
Somewhere ages and ages hence

Road not taken

10

like girls on hands and knees that throw their hair
Before them over their heads to dry in the sun

Birches

11

It's when I'm weary of consideration, and Life is too much like a pathless wood

Birches

12

But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep

Stopping by Woods

13

Something we were withholding made us weak
Until we found out that it was ourselves

the Gift outright

14

does every poem have a theme

no

15

where is robert frost from

new england

16

what poem did he read at Kennedy's inauguration

the gift outright

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