Anthology Revison Cards

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  • Created on: 02-04-18 12:35
To Autumn CAME
C - Celebration of the season of autumn and how beautiful she is. AME - The writer is try to persuade us that autumn is the best time of year/life = calm.
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'close blosom-friend of the maturing sun' -> personification autumn and the sun, autumn is friends with sun because the sun makes plants grow
'Thee sitting careless on the granary floor' -> autumn sitting = personification, careless - adjective unfinished work, not done will get round to it.
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' Steady thy laden head across a brook' -> transition to winter/death, obsiticles/ danger in life
'and gathering swallows twitter in the skies' -> birds migrating, winter is coming, theme of departure, death of human/life, sad ending
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Structure -> 3 stanzas of equal length = regular, lines are different length to show the irregularity of the season. First 4 lines of each stanza follow A,B,A,B = seasons then vary = unpredicatable
Similar to 'Death of a Naturalist' -> both start positive then go negative DOAN (war)more so, and both show a passing of time. Differences -> Autumn is more positive, DOAN no rhyme scheme growing up is chaotic, Autumn shows the cycle of the seasons.
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Death of Naturalist CAME
C - abou
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Card 2

Front

'Thee sitting careless on the granary floor' -> autumn sitting = personification, careless - adjective unfinished work, not done will get round to it.

Back

'close blosom-friend of the maturing sun' -> personification autumn and the sun, autumn is friends with sun because the sun makes plants grow

Card 3

Front

'and gathering swallows twitter in the skies' -> birds migrating, winter is coming, theme of departure, death of human/life, sad ending

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

Similar to 'Death of a Naturalist' -> both start positive then go negative DOAN (war)more so, and both show a passing of time. Differences -> Autumn is more positive, DOAN no rhyme scheme growing up is chaotic, Autumn shows the cycle of the seasons.

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

C - abou

Back

Preview of the back of card 5

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