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1
Q

When did Rupert Brooke die?

A

WW1 1915

2
Q

Who is Rupert Brooke writing a love poem to in the Soldier?

A

England

3
Q

How did Rupert Brooke die?

A

Mosquito Bite (Greece)

4
Q

How reliable is The Soldier poem? (give reason why)

A

Not reliable –> Brooke never experienced trench warfare and was listening to government

5
Q

What did the poem The Soldier support?

A

Fighting and dying for ones country

6
Q

What expedition did Rupert Brooke take part in?

A

Antwerp Expedition October 1914 - between: Belgm, Brits, French, Germns

7
Q

What type of poem is The Soldier? (Not sonnet)

A

Propaganda poem

8
Q

Finish the quote: A …. whom England bore, ……., made …….

A

dust
shaped
aware

9
Q

Finish the quote: In ….. at peace under an …….. ……….

A

hearts
English
Heaven

10
Q

Finish the quote: Washed by the ……., blest by …… of home

A

rivers
suns

11
Q

Finish the quote: A pulse in the ……… ……., no less

A

eternal mind