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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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