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  1. The poet effortlessly describes the movements and beauty of a comet. He also shares the threat that a comet poses to the earth and also how a comet could have been the reason for life on this planet. It encompasses the imagery of a comet that is traveling from the heavens. The poet firmly believes tRead more

    The poet effortlessly describes the movements and beauty of a comet. He also shares the threat that a comet poses to the earth and also how a comet could have been the reason for life on this planet. It encompasses the imagery of a comet that is traveling from the heavens. The poet firmly believes that there is no sight prettier than watching a comet fly past.

    The Comet Poem Summary & Line by Line Explanation

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  1. Following poetic devices have been used in the poem The Comet:   Antithesis: It is a figure of speech in which opposite words or ideas are used in the same sentence. Example-Never stopping day or night Alliteration: It is the occurrence of the same sound at the beginning of adjacent or closelyRead more

    Following poetic devices have been used in the poem The Comet:

     

    1. Antithesis: It is a figure of speech in which opposite words or ideas are used in the same sentence. Example-Never stopping day or night
    2. Alliteration: It is the occurrence of the same sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words. e.g. “a comet in full flight”, “vapour from the force”, “come too close to earth”, “Scientists say”.
    3. Repetition: it is the repetition of words/phrases/sentences for poetic effect. e.g. the phrase “comet in full flight” is repeated in the poem.

    The Comet Poem Summary & Line by Line Explanation

     

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