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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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