talking about the language?
DOES THE POET USE SENTANCES
what to include when writing about the structure?
what to include when writing about the form?
sonnet - 14 line poem, ending in a rhyming couplet
traditional or modern
regualr or irregular
quatrains- 4 line stanza
what to include at the begining of the essay
needs to have a discussion on themes and ideas, and compare the two poems with contrast as well
mention themes - death love nature, pain and desire, memory, time and getting older. we need to explore them in the introduction. you need to argue another point of view 'one could argue that...'
ideas- what are the ideas that the persona is using, does the poet share about the persona?
is the poem autobiographical?
key things to remember!
- if the questions for example asks to compare the language then briefly talk about structure and defiantely form in the introduction.
what are the poetic devices
identify different techniques used in the poems and make comparrisons between them
dont just what the technique is talk about what effect it has on the poem
poetic devices include...