Barry Tebb: Poetry Teaching

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Barry Tebb Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Explain the symbolic meaning in the poem, "A Grief".
  • 2. 
    What was Barry Tebb's first novel called?
    • A. 

      "The Great Freedom"

    • B. 

      "Dancing to Nobody's Tune"

    • C. 

      "Enjoying Life"

    • D. 

      "Pitfall Street"

  • 3. 
    What is the refrain in the poem, "A Grief"
    • A. 

      The track's ribbon flaps like Margaret's whirling and twirling

    • B. 

      'O my lost beloved'

    • C. 

      Flocking through dawn fog their clogs clacking

    • D. 

      Mills fall like doomed fortresses

  • 4. 
    What is the onomatopoeia in the poem, "My Perfect Rose"?
    • A. 

      There was something between us, even then

    • B. 

      Everyday she was impossible in a new way

    • C. 

      Watching her write like Eliot everyday

    • D. 

      Write in a poem in Greek three weeks from learning the alphabet

  • 5. 
    Who is the apostrophe addressed to in, "The Memory of my Mother?
    • A. 

      His sister, Joyce

    • B. 

      His mother

    • C. 

      His older sister, Kim

    • D. 

      His father

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