Speicher Semester 2 Exam Everything

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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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