his assignment will enable you to discover a poet’s use of poetic devices and hone your skills in developing a thesis statement that offers an original analysis of the poem of your choice. You will conduct a close reading of a poem and discuss the poet’s use of literary and poetic devices in his or … Read more

English discussion

Introduce the title and author of your chosen poem, drawn from one of the Unit 2 poetry selections. Read aloud 5-10 lines from your chosen poem, choosing the section that most interests you. Explain what drew you to the poem and how you personally connect to it. Tell your favorite line or phrase and why. … Read more