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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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