1. Lucifer

    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    There were several reasons which led to the rise of English Novel. Some of these reasons are as follows: Decline of Drama: After industrial revolution, there was mass urbanisation and people got too busy to read long dramas which was the first reason for the rise of novel. Rise of Middle Class: DueRead more

    There were several reasons which led to the rise of English Novel. Some of these reasons are as follows:

    1. Decline of Drama: After industrial revolution, there was mass urbanisation and people got too busy to read long dramas which was the first reason for the rise of novel.
    2. Rise of Middle Class: Due to rise in trade and commerce in 18th century, the middle class came into existence. This class was rejected by high-class writers. Novelists gave voice to them and hence it became a popular genre.
    3. Newspaper and Magazine: Middle class was interested in reading newspapers and magazine. Romantic novels and tragedies were well-liked by them. Many novelists started publishing such novels in parts (in newspapers).
    4. Women: Women novelists also came into limelight. They started producing novels which were read by other women of middle class society.
    5. Periodical Essays: Periodical Essays by Addison and Steel laid the foundation of 18th century novel. These essays were read with great interest by the middle class and people developed taste in domestic and social novels which were mentioned in the periodical essays.

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  2. Lucifer

    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    The tone of the poem Taking One for the Team is encouraging and optimistic. Read summary of this poem.

    The tone of the poem Taking One for the Team is encouraging and optimistic.

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  3. Lucifer

    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    Taking One for the Team is a short lyric poem divided into two stanzas. Read summary of this poem.

    Taking One for the Team is a short lyric poem divided into two stanzas.

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    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    The theme of the poem Taking One for the Team revolves around teamwork, collective efforts and no blame game. In the poem, the poet and her friends do their best for a game yet they score less. However they do not blame each other for the defeat and hence the poet says that she is proud to lose theRead more

    The theme of the poem Taking One for the Team revolves around teamwork, collective efforts and no blame game. In the poem, the poet and her friends do their best for a game yet they score less. However they do not blame each other for the defeat and hence the poet says that she is proud to lose the game with his supportive friend(s).

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    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    The poem Taking One for the Team was probably written in 2011. Read summary of this poem.

    The poem Taking One for the Team was probably written in 2011.

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    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    The rhyme scheme of the poem Taking One for the Team is ABABCDEBE (first stanza) and ABCBDEFGE (second stanza). Read summary of this poem.

    The rhyme scheme of the poem Taking One for the Team is ABABCDEBE (first stanza) and ABCBDEFGE (second stanza).

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  7. Lucifer

    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    A lover of solitude is called Autophile.

    A lover of solitude is called Autophile.

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    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    A lover of stars and galaxy is called Astrophile.

    A lover of stars and galaxy is called Astrophile.

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    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    A person who loves to stay at home is called homebody.

    A person who loves to stay at home is called homebody.

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    Lucifer

    • better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven
    Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    A lover of animals is called Philozoic or zoophile or vegan.

    A lover of animals is called Philozoic or zoophile or vegan.

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