In: Poetry What are the literary devices in the poem The Gift Outright? What are the literary devices in the poem The Gift Outright? Robert FrostThe Gift Outright 1 Answer Lucifer 193 Questions 421 Answers 128 Best Answers 95 Points View Profile Lucifer Morningstar Added an answer on March 24, 2020 at 8:13 pm This answer was edited. Following literary devices have been used in the poem The Gift Outright: Allusion – It is a reference to any history outside the poem. Here the poet refers to the discourse of “westward expansion” and the “colonial history” Personification – It is the provision of human qualities to inanimate objects. Here, the land is personified as someone in relation to human beings who live on it. Paradox– the poem uses the paradoxical statements extensively. Read Summary of The Gift Outright Analysis of The Gift Outright 0 Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.