English Notes Latest Questions

  1. This answer was edited.

    The youngest athlete gave out a cry as all his hard work went down the drain. He had been training himself but did not get the opportunity to showcase his talent so he gave out a cry of frustration. Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    The youngest athlete gave out a cry as all his hard work went down the drain. He had been training himself but did not get the opportunity to showcase his talent so he gave out a cry of frustration.

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 1
  1. Through the poem one might come to conclusion that it’s all mainly about “special olympics” but it’s actually about human compassion and care for each other. It talks about true sportsmanship amongst competitors, irrespective of which sport they are competing for. Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    Through the poem one might come to conclusion that it’s all mainly about “special olympics” but it’s actually about human compassion and care for each other. It talks about true sportsmanship amongst competitors, irrespective of which sport they are competing for.

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 0
  1. This answer was edited.

    The human qualities which the poem celebrates are kindness and compassion for each other. Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    The human qualities which the poem celebrates are kindness and compassion for each other.

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 0
  1. This answer was edited.

    The athletes came from different countries in the olympics to compete against each other. The gold, silver and bronze here denotes to the three positions. The gold medal is given to the person who stands first, the silver to the second and the bronze to the third. Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    The athletes came from different countries in the olympics to compete against each other.
    The gold, silver and bronze here denotes to the three positions. The gold medal is given to the person who stands first, the silver to the second and the bronze to the third.

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 0
  1. This answer was edited.

    Use of alliteration in the poem is seen when the poet says “His dreams and his efforts dashed in the dirt” and “but the youngest among them stumbled and staggered.” Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    Use of alliteration in the poem is seen when the poet says “His dreams and his efforts dashed in the dirt” and “but the youngest among them stumbled and staggered.”

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 2
  1. This answer was edited.

    The figure of speech used in the line, “the youngest among them stumbled and staggered” is alliteration. Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    The figure of speech used in the line, “the youngest among them stumbled and staggered” is alliteration.

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 1
  1. This answer was edited.

    The rhyme scheme of the poem is ABAB in all stanzas apart from stanza five where there is no end rhyme. Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    The rhyme scheme of the poem is ABAB in all stanzas apart from stanza five where there is no end rhyme.

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 2
  1. Poetic device used in the poem, “Nine Gold Medals” :- 1) Alliteration:- is the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. For example, “youngest among them stumbled and staggered.” Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    Poetic device used in the poem, “Nine Gold Medals” :-

    1) Alliteration:- is the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. For example, “youngest among them stumbled and staggered.”

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 5
  1. The suspense was created when the names of the runners were being called out loudly and all of them were “determined and poised for the sound of the gun.” Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    The suspense was created when the names of the runners were being called out loudly and all of them were “determined and poised for the sound of the gun.”

    Read summary of Nine Gold Medals

    See less
    • 1