How Good Are You At Guessing The Poets From Their Words?

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Anyone who creates a form of poetry is regarded as a poet. A poet may either perform their art to a general audience or may express themselves in writing. We have seen numerous poets who made their mark, and we will be testing your knowledge as regards to that in this short quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words."
    • A. 

      William Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Robert Frost

    • C. 

      Albert Einstein

    • D. 

      Edgar Poe

  • 2. 
    "Love is the poetry of the senses."
    • A. 

      Honore de Balzac

    • B. 

      Edgar Poe

    • C. 

      William Shakespeare

    • D. 

      Robert Frost

  • 3. 
    "A poet can survive everything but a misprint."
    • A. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • B. 

      Robert Frost

    • C. 

      Edgar Poe

    • D. 

      William Shakespeare

  • 4. 
    "A poet can survive everything but a misprint."
    • A. 

      The Children of Poets

    • B. 

      Opus Posthumous

    • C. 

      One Man's Meat

    • D. 

      The Journals

  • 5. 
    "'Therefore’ is a word the poet must not know."
    • A. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • B. 

      Andre Gide

    • C. 

      Robert Frost

    • D. 

      William Shakespeare

  • 6. 
    "Prose is architecture, not interior decoration."
    • A. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • B. 

      Andre Gide

    • C. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • D. 

      Robert Frost

  • 7. 
    "What's in a name? That which we call a rose / By any other name would smell as sweet."
    • A. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • B. 

      William Shakespeare

    • C. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • D. 

      Robert Frost

  • 8. 
    "There's neither honesty, manhood, nor good fellowship in thee."
    • A. 

      William Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Oscar Wilde

    • C. 

      Robert Frost

    • D. 

      Ernest Hemingway

  • 9. 
    "But war's a game which, were their subjects wise, kings would not play at."
    • A. 

      George Crabbe

    • B. 

      William Cowper

    • C. 

      William Wordsworth

    • D. 

      John Newton

  • 10. 
    "Fiction is about stuff that’s screwed up."
    • A. 

      Jane Yolen

    • B. 

      Pat Murphy

    • C. 

      Elizabeth Bear

    • D. 

      Nancy Kress

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