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Can you name the works from the second semester?

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

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