English 3 Exam

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english exam stuff, mostly poetry we went over in Mrs. Siniard's class. No novel stuff b/c that stuff shoulf be easy to remember. But the novels we did do were, 1984, Frankenstein, Hamlet. other literature i did not include are, Beowulf, Canterbury tales, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Death of Arthor, Macbeth. I hope these flashcards help though (:


 
  
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The Only lyrical ballad by keats
 
la belle dame sans merci
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he left his first wife for a woman who was also a writer
 
shelley
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he died at 25 from TB
 
keats
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he was anotorious ladies man and this poem is semi-autobioggraphical
 
Don Juan. Byron.
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He was neo-classical in style and ultimately romantic in subject
 
keats
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what is the speaker jealous of in "ode to a nightingale"?
 
keats
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The nightengale inspires the speaker to do what?
 
write poetry
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his political beliefs made him an outcast
 
shelley
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his non-titled name is george gordon
 
Lord Byron
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Childe Harold's Pilgramage made him famous
 
Byron
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The theme of Don Juan
 
Carpe Diem
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The pom written in ottava rima
 
Don juan
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His first wife committed suicide in Hyde Park, London
 
shelley
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The point of view in "KUbla Khan" changes from _____to ____.
 
3rd to 1st
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"And 'mid this tumult Kubla Heard from far/ Ancestral voices prophesying war!" What literary...
 
Slant Rhyme
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"the Anchor of my purest thoughts, the nurse, the guide, the guaridan of my heart, and soul...
 
The general splendor of nature snesory imagery visceral experiences
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"Tintern Abbey" is a ____ poem what the Wye River Valley in Wales, which stands for____, has...
 
Lyric/ Romantic thoughts
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The opening and closing quatrins of "the tyger" are in
 
apostrophe
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the question blake poses for the reader in the tyger is
 
How can god create a negative animal
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blake's poem the lamb, poses a question but also answers it. the answer to who is your creator...
 
christ, the redeemer
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though the morning was cold, tom was happy and warm, so if all do their duty they need not...
 
slant rhyme/ theme
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"then down a green plain leaping, laughing, they run, and wash in a river, and shine in the...
 
pun symbolism
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"here, under this dark sycamore, and view these plots of cottage ground"
 
Wordsworth Tintern Abbey
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That time is past and all it's aching joys are now no more.
 
Wordsworth Tintern Abbey
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For I have learned to look on nature, not as in the hour of throughtless youth; but hearing...
 
tintern abbey wordsworth
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But Oh! that deep romantic chasm which slanted down the green hill athwart a cedarn cover!"
 
Kubla khan coleridge
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were all of them locked up in coffins of black
 
chimney sweeper blake
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it was a miracle of rare device a sunny please dome with caves of ice
 
kubla khan coleridge
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are those her ribs through which the sun did peer as through a grate?
 
Ancient Mariner coleridge
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so twice five miles of fertile ground
 
kubla khan coleridge
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his life was not romantic or poetic because he was happily married
 
Blake
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He placed a higher appreciation on the visual arts
 
Blake
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A good amount of his writings is cryptic and needs explanation
 
Blake
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The point of view of "The Chimney Sweeper"
 
1st Person
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The tone of "The Tyger"
 
Aggressive
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He was the premiere lyrical poet of his day
 
Wordsworth
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He fathered a child out of wedlock with a French woman
 
Wordsworth
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His writing partner and confidant was Coleridge
 
Wordsworth
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He believed that nature made him a better person and God's vision could be seen in nature
 
Wordsworth
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He was an opium addict and this can be seen in his exotic poetry
 
Coleridge
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"Tintern Abbey's" rhyme scheme or rhythmic form
 
Blank Verse
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The tone is "Strange Fits of Passion Have I known" goes from hopeful to
 
Tragic
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The symbol of the _________ represents the decline of the lover's tryst in "Strange Fits of...
 
Moon
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He never married and is buried next to his mother
 
Wordsworth
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A long lyric about a serious subject
 
Lyrical Ballad
46
Gulliver can best be described as a
 
simple, honest observer
47
How does gulliver plan to free himself from the Lillipution's bonds
 
He plans to behave gently and submissively to gain the Lillipution's trust
48
The Lilliputian candidate who jumps highest on a rope without falling
 
qualifies for a vacant position in a high office of the court
49
a heroic couplet contists of two
 
rhymed lines of imabic pentameter
50
At the end of "A Voyage to Lilliput", Reldresal implies that the Emperor
 
hopes that Gulliver will help to defend Lilliput against an attack from foreigners
51
Which of the following items best describes how Swift satirizes the difference between political...
 
Swift mocks the petty differences between the political parties
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Swift writes satire in an attempt
 
to improve human conduct
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Swift describes several groups experiencing absurd conflicts. He does this to
 
make readers more aware of the absurd conflicts in their environments
54
Irony can be defined as
 
A pointed contrast between reality and expectations
55
Which of the following statements is the best example of situational irony
 
The Lilliputian, believing that Gulliver understands him, makes a long speech, but Gulliver...
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Gullivers travels, judging from this excerpt alone, can best be termed a
 
merciless, devastating satire of humanity
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Gulliver has difficulty coping with the flies in Brobdingnag because
 
they leave excrement on his food and sting him
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The Queen asks Gulliver
 
if other English persons are as cowardly as he
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Which of the following statements best describes the King's treatment of Gulliver
 
He treats Gulliver gently but mocks the politics of his country
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Which of the following statements is true?
 
Gulliver's initial revulsionto the Brobdingnagians' immense bulk eventually vanishes.
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Swift's principal target is
 
the vices of legislators
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PART ONE:In this selection, Swift's views are presented by
 
The King of Brobdingnag
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Satire can be defined as:
 
a kind of writing that ridicules human weakness, vice or folly in order to bring about social...
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Which of the following statements is the best example of satire in Part 2
 
The King claims that vice and ignorance are the qualifications for an English legislator
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The purpose of A Modest Proposal is to satirize
 
English policy in Ireland
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The narrator of A Modest Proposal assumes the role of
 
an ecoonomic planner acting for the benefit of England (over the Irish)
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The narrator claims that landlords will benefit from his proposal because they will be able...
 
sell excess children
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Which of the following items is not an advantage anticipated by the narrator
 
will decrease the number of marriages
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The narrator claims to have no personal motive behind his proposal because
 
his child is too old to be sold and his wife is too old to have more children
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Swift's diction in A Modest Proposal creates a tone that is
 
frivolous
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"Satire's my weapon, but i'm too discreet to run amuck and tilt at all i meet" is an example...
 
a closed herioc couplet.
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What does pope say about learning?
 
a small amount of learning is a dangerous thing.
73
pope recommends forgiveness b/c it
 
helps one rise aboce being merely human
74
"be thou the first rue merit to befirend; his praise is lostm who stays till all commend" advises...
 
avoid waiting for others' praise before praising something of merit.
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Which of the following statements best describes Pope's attitude toward satire?
 
he uses satire, but refrains from being overly aggrassive.
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which of the following statements best describes what pope is trying to accomplish in his herioc...
 
he wants to give useful advice in a manner that is pleasing.
77
In An Essay on Man poper recommends that people
 
examine themselves
78
Antithesis can be defined as:
 
a contrst of ideas expressed in a grammatically balanced statement
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example of an antithesis?
 
people who are forewarned are sometimes forearmed.
80
The rape of the Lock refers to:
 
theft of a lock of Belinda's hair
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During the fight between belinda and the baron: A Rape of the Lock
 
Belinda throws snuff at the baron
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what happens to the lock? Rape of the lock
 
it rises into stars
83
Pope's point in The Rape of the lock is summarized in the line:
 
"What mighty contests rise from trivial things"
84
A mock epic parodies an epic by treating a:
 
trivial subject in a lofty manner.
85
which character is on a spiritual journey in Divine Comedy?
 
Dante
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Who is the first person narrator in Divine Comedy
 
dante
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wirgil tells dante that the most important quality for a person to behold it?
 
fortitude
88
betrayers are cast into what circle of hell?
 
ninth
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The opening lines of Milton's Paradise Lost contains the poet's reasons for concentrating first...
 
Seduced Adam and Eve
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Which of the following quotations from "the fall of satan" does not make refernce to the atmosphere...
 
"As far as angels ken"
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in "the fall of satan" milton does not explore which themes?
 
adam and eve are not responsible for their actions.
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levels of hell in order?
 
1. Sins of flesh 2. sins of anger 3. sins against reason 4. betrayers
93
in "the rime of the Ancient Mariener" a ghost is driven by what two things?
 
grim reaper and a living dead woman.
94
Which writers are of "second generation" romantic poets?
 
keats, shelley, gordon, byron
95
The speaker's feeling about his tears in "Tears, Idle Tears" can best be described as:
 
confused and passionate
96
At the end of the poem "Tears, Idle tears" it is clear that the speaker believes memories:
 
are like death in life
97
In the poem "Tears, Idle Tears" the word idle can best be defined as
 
without worth or value
98
of the following images, those that dominate the second and thrid stanzas are pathetic fallacies: "Tears,...
 
sunrise and sunset
99
The mirror literally shows the Lady of Shalott:
 
her tapestry and shadowy images of the world outside.
100
What describes camelot?
 
it is the real outside world.
101
The image that best foresadows the ending of the poem is:
 
"the mirror cracking from side-to-sode"
102
The flowers that the narrator mentions in "Lady of Shalott" are:
 
oppose the gray walls and towers surround her island represtent death
103
In "Ulysses" the poetic form that Tennyson takes is a:
 
dramatic monologue
104
The first audience in "Ulysses" is____. The narrator critiques what two persons in this section?
 
himself/ subjects and wife.
105
The place where Ulysses hope he will sail to and once again meet with his friend Achilles is:
 
The Happy Isles
106
Robert Browning takes as his narrator a mentally ill kill in what two poems?
 
My Last Duchess Porphyria's Lover
107
"My last duchess" is based on what formal occasion?
 
A nobleman's employee making dowry arrangements with a widower.
108
The Duke is angered by the fact the the young Duchess: "My last duchess"
 
smiled freely at others
109
From the Duke's statement that no one pulls back the curtain from the portait except him, the...
 
likes to control his possessions and feels women are possessions.
110
"And Moving through a mirror clear that hang before her all the year shadows of the world appear"
 
Tennyson Lady of Shalott.
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"She has a heart- how shall i say?-too soon made glad, too easily impressed; she lived what...
 
browning my last duchess
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"so careful of the type? but no from scrpaed cliff and quarried stone she cries "a thousand...
 
tennyson in memorium
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"matched with are aged wife, i mete and dole unequal laws unto a savage race"
 
tennyson Ulysses
114
"woman is the lesser man, and all their passions matched with mine are as moonlight unto sunlight,...
 
Tennyson Locksley
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"For when the morning flush of passion and the first embrace had died between them, tho' he...
 
tennyson lucretus
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"And I said, 'My cousin Amy, speak and speak the truth to me, trust me, cousin, all the current...
 
Tennyson Lockesly Hall
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"are God and Nature then at strife"
 
tennyson In Memorium
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"deep as first love, and wilofe with all regret; o death in life, the days that are no more!"
 
Tennyson tears idle tears
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"Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers, and i linger on the shore, and the individual withers,...
 
tennyson locksley hall
120
"tears from the depth of some divine despair rise in the heart, and gather to the eyes"
 
Tears, Idle Tears Tennyson
121
"On Wither side by the rive lie long fields of barley and of rye"
 
Lady of Shalott Tennyson
122
"Or at the casement seen her stand? or is she known in all the land"
 
Lady of Shalott Tennyson
123
"The gemmy bridle glittered free, like to some brach of stars we see"
 
Lady of Shalott Tennyson
124
"She left the web, she left the loom, she made three paces through the room"
 
Lady of Shalott Tennyson
125
"And they crossed themselves for fear, all the knights at camelot"
 
Lady of Shalott Tennyson
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"She cries, "A Thousand types are gone; I care for nothing, all shall go."
 
In Memorium Tennyson
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"To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield."
 
Ulysses Tennyson
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"come, my friends, 'tis not too late to seek a newer world."
 
Ulysses Tennyson
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"How dull it is to pause, to make an end, to rust unburnished, not to shine in use."
 
Ulysses Tennyson
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Who wrote In Memorium?
 
Tennyson about Arthor Henry Halem.
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