Speicher Semester 2 Exam Everything

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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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Is the narrator of the Oxen a child or an adult?
Who wrote 'Walden?'
What period of literature is 'The Importance of Being Earnest' in?
Who wrote 'Thanatopsis?'
'Her message is committed to hands I cannot see- For love of Her- sweet- countrymen judge tenderly of me'
Who wrote 'Self-Reliance?'
'Go forth under the open sky, and list to nature's teachings while from all around- Earth and her waters'
'Too easily impressed: she liked whate'er she looked on'
'Christmas Eve, and twelve of the clock, 'Now they are all on their knees,''
'Winter afternoons- The oppresses like the heft of Cathedral tunes'
Who wrote 'Much madness is the divinest sense?'
'For the sword outwears its sheath, and the soul wears out the breast.'
'A man should learn to detect and watch that gleam of light which flashes across his mind from within'
'And think that I may never live to trace their shadows, with the magic hand of chance;'
'We pictured the meed mild creatures where, They dwelt in their strawy pen'
What is the theme of 'Ozymandias?'
'Oh, it's de dad-blame' witches, sah, en I wisht I was dead, I do.'
What is the rhyme scheme of 'There is a certain slant of light'
Who wrote 'I heard a fly buzz when I died?'
'While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping'
What period of literature was Mark Twain a part of?
'England in 1819' is a social ___________.
Who wrote 'There is a certain slant of light?'
Who wrote 'On First Looking Into Chapmans Homer?'
Who wrote 'This is my letter to the world?'
'Then the smiles stopped together. There she stands as if alive.'
'These are the kind of little things which please her ladyship, and it is a sort of attention which I conceive myself peculiarly bound to pay'
'Then I felt like some watcher of the skies, When a new planet swims into his ken;'
Did Emily Dickinson name most of her poems?
'Yet did I never breathe its pure serene, Till I hear Chapman speak out loud and bold;'
Quote/QuestionWork/author last name/answer
'My gift of a nine-hundred-years-old name with anybody's gift.'
'The Sea of Faith was once too, at the full, and round earth's shore'
Who wrote 'So we'll go no more a roving?'
'Assent and you are sane, dumur, you're straightaway dangerous'
'Though the night was made for loving, and the day returns too soon'
'They know not I knew thee, Who knew thee too well.'
Who wrote 'Ozymandias?'
Who wrote 'When I Heard the Learned Astronomer?'
Who wrote 'My Last Duchess?'
'Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary,'
'That government is best which governs not at all;'
Who wrote 'Ode to a Grecian Urn?'
'The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation'
What movement was Henry David Thoreau a part of?
'Bold Lover, never, never canst thou kiss, Though winning near the goal - yet do not grieve'
Who wrote 'Life on the Mississippi?'
'The canal boy trots on the tow-path, the book-keeper counts at his desk, the shoe- maker waxes his thread;'
Who wrote 'Ode to the West Wind?'
Who wrote 'The Raven?'
'Wrinkled lip and sneer of cold command, tell that its sculptor well those passions read'
'I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,'
Who is taking over Ulysses position as king?
'Here, where men sit and hear each other groan; Where palsy shakes a few, sad last grey hairs'
Who wrote 'England in 1819?'
What stanza type is used in 'Ode to the West Wind?'
Who wrote 'The Oxen?'
'Wild Spirit, which art moving everywhere; Destroyer and preserver; hear, oh, hear!'
'Tasting of Flora and the country green, Dance, and Provencal song, and sunburnt mirth!'
'But leech-like to their fainting country cling'
Who wrote 'Song of Myself?'
Quote/QuestionWork/author last name/answer
'Thou wast not born for death, immortal Bird!'
'Through public scorn- mud from a muddy spring'
'Thou shalt lie down, With patriarchs of the infant world,- with kings,'
Who wrote 'Ode to a Nightingale?'
Who wrote 'Dover Beach?'
'I am become a name; For always roaming with a hungry heart; Much I have seen and known'
'To whom I leave the scepter and the isle'
Who wrote 'The Importance of Being Earnest?'
Name the period of literature Lord Byron was a part of
What is the meter of 'There is a certain slant of light?'
'Pale grew thy cheek and cold, Colder thy kiss, Truly that hour foretold sorrow to this'
Who wrote 'When We Two Parted?'
'How should I greet thee? With silence and tears.'
What is the main theme of the poem Ode to a Grecian Urn?
Is 'Life on the Mississippi' a serious work or a work of satire?
'How soon unaccountable I became tired and sick; Till rising and gliding out I wandered by myself; In the mystical moist night air,'
'The city sleeps and the country sleeps; The living sleep for their time, the dead sleep for their time'
'I felt good and all washed of clean of sin for the first time I had ever felt so in my life,'
Who wrote 'When I have fears that I may cease to be?'
'I willed my keepsakes, signed away; What portion of me I could make assignable'
'One shade the more, one ray the less, Had half impair'd the nameless grace'
'She is tolerable, but not handsome enough to tempt me,'
'I cannot bear the idea of two young women traveling by themselves. It is highly improper.'
Who wrote 'Civil Disobedience?'
Who wrote 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?'
Who wrote 'Ulysses?'
'Listen! You hear the grating roar of pebbles which the waves draw back and fling'
'Of the wide world I stand alone and think, Till love and fame to nothingness do sink.'
'What men or gods are these? What maidens loth? What mad persuit? What struggle to escape?'
Who wrote 'She walks in beauty?'

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