Speicher Semester 2 Exam Everything

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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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