Word Ladder: Poetry Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Dec 22, 2013

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Clue Word % Correct
Open-mouthed sign of boredom or sleepinessYAWN
95.1%
Maya Angelou knows
why this caged creature sings.
BIRD
90.3%
Nickname for ShakespeareBARD
89.7%
A worker's regular payWAGE
87.6%
Rosy-fingered morning phenomenon
frequently invoked by Homer
DAWN
87.5%
Omar Khayyám wants thou
with a loaf of bread and a jug of this.
WINE
85.8%
Decrease, like William Cullen Bryant's pallid moonWANE
85.5%
Title for Byron or TennysonLORD
84.4%
A mild adjectival expletiveDARN
84%
Chimney residue that Eliot's yellow smoke
lets fall upon its back
SOOT
83.7%
Blest be the ties that do this,
so saith John Fawcett's hymn
BIND
83.1%
It's worth one thousandth of a picture,
proverbially.
WORD
82.7%
An iamb, trochee, dactyl, or anapest
(or where you might wear a shoe)
FOOT
82.6%
North, South, East and West,
Each is the one Amy Lowell likes best.
WIND
81.7%
What one eats (eg, antelope for a Tyger)FOOD
81.6%
A place to buy things
like coffee or old curiosities
SHOP
81.3%
Emerson told of one heard round the world.SHOT
80.8%
Robert Frost encountered two roads
diverging in a yellow one.
WOOD
79.3%
Before he was interrupted by a raven,
Poe was pondering over volumes of forgotten this.
LORE
78.4%
Clue Word % Correct
Assign a value, possibly on a scale of 1 to 10RATE
77.9%
Dylan Thomas suggests you this, this
against the dying of the light.
RAGE
77.6%
Whittier's tan-cheeked boy has this kind of feet.BARE
76.9%
A challenge . . . like peach eating for PrufrockDARE
76.6%
Rent asunder, rippedTORE
76.3%
Gertrude Stein repeatedly asserts
the reflexive property of this flower.
ROSE
73.1%
In the spring a young man's fancy
lightly turns to thoughts of this.
LOVE
72.2%
Though we trod her, still Maya Angelou does this.RISE
67.3%
Into the valley of Death, the six hundred did this.RODE
66.7%
A slithy creature that Lewis Carroll says
you might find gimbling in a wabe
TOVE
64.9%
A rich mineral deposit,
like you might find in the land of Eldorado
LODE
63.7%
William Ernest Henley is captain of his soul
and master of his this.
FATE
63.5%
What Death kindly did for Emily DickinsonSTOP
63.5%
Coleridge's ancient Mariner tells a long one.
(Or maybe it's just frost in his beard.)
RIME
57.3%
Great renown: Lord Byron's Childe Harold
says it is the thirst of youth.
FAME
52.5%
Robert Herrick advises rosebud gathering,
since this Old One is still a-flying.
TIME
50.2%
If you can't do this to your Wild Strawberry,
don't blame Shel Silverstein.
TAME
49.2%
Over the roofs of the world,
Walt Whitman sounds his barbaric one.
YAWP
25.6%

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