Exposure

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  • Exposure
    • Wilfred Owen
    • The rhyme is rough and uncomfortable like the conditions of the war
    • 1st person plural
    • Asonance
      • "merciless iced east winds that knife"
      • "slowly our ghosts drag home"
    • "silence, sentries"
      • Alliteration, repetition
    • "like twitching agonies of men among its brambles"
      • imagery and simile
        • "like a dull rumour of some other war"
    • "like a dull rumour of some other war"
    • "Dawn massing in the east her melancholy army attacks"
      • brings the cold towards the men, personification
    • Alitteration
      • "flights of bullets streak the silence"
      • "flowing flakes that flock"
      • "we watch"
    • "wandering up and down the winds nonchalance"
      • personification
    • "Pale flakes with ********* stealth come feeling for our faces"
      • Imagery, personification
    • Is it that we are dying?
      • Rhetorical question, short sentence , repetition of dying.
    • "crusted dark-red jewels"
      • imagery
    • "all their eyes are ice"
      • imagery, dull and boring , tedious ,repetition

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