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  1. Personification: Personification is a figure of speech where non-human objects are given human traits and qualities. Example- And it was at that age . . . poetry arrived   Repetition: Repetition is a literary device in which a word or phrase is repeated two or more times. Example- in search ofRead more

    1. Personification: Personification is a figure of speech where non-human objects are given human traits and qualities.

    Example- And it was at that age . . . poetry arrived

     

    1. Repetition: Repetition is a literary device in which a word or phrase is repeated two or more times.

    Example- in search of me. I don’t know, I don’t know where

     

    1. Alliteration: Alliteration is when two or more words that start with the same sound are used repeatedly in a phrase or a sentence.

    Example- fever or forgotten wings,

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  1. The central idea is the poet’s story behind composing poetry and his reason, how he was summoned by passion.   Poetry Summary

    The central idea is the poet’s story behind composing poetry and his reason, how he was summoned by passion.

     

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  1. No, he does not. According to him, peace and tranquillity should not be understood as utter lethargy. Play quiz on Keeping Quiet Summary of Keeping Quiet

    No, he does not. According to him, peace and tranquillity should not be understood as utter lethargy.

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  1. Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    The exotic moment refers to the silence and stillness. It will be a moment when there will be no rush and no materialistic work. We all would be speaking the same language (the language of silence) and thus we will be one. For the poet it will be an exotic moment. Play quiz on Keeping Quiet SummaryRead more

    The exotic moment refers to the silence and stillness. It will be a moment when there will be no rush and no materialistic work. We all would be speaking the same language (the language of silence) and thus we will be one. For the poet it will be an exotic moment.

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  1. Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    According to the poet, we will leave cutting the trees and thus destroying the environment. It will be a moment of stillness and silence. This silence will help us to realise what destruction we are causing to our environment. Hence we will be able to protect our environment. Play quiz on Keeping QuRead more

    According to the poet, we will leave cutting the trees and thus destroying the environment. It will be a moment of stillness and silence. This silence will help us to realise what destruction we are causing to our environment. Hence we will be able to protect our environment.

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  1. Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    The poet here refers to Earth which appears to be dead but later on alive. The nature (earth) looks still and dead. However, it keeps working patiently and slowly. Hence after some time, we are able to see change. e.g. a sapling grows to tree but we are unable to see the process of its growth. PlayRead more

    The poet here refers to Earth which appears to be dead but later on alive. The nature (earth) looks still and dead. However, it keeps working patiently and slowly. Hence after some time, we are able to see change. e.g. a sapling grows to tree but we are unable to see the process of its growth.

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  1. Lucifer better to reign in hell than to serve in heaven

    According to the poet, searching for our inner-self i.e. soul is needed which can only be done in peace i.e. when we are still and silent. Play quiz on Keeping Quiet Summary of Keeping Quiet

    According to the poet, searching for our inner-self i.e. soul is needed which can only be done in peace i.e. when we are still and silent.

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