GCSE AQA English Literature Poetry: Horse Whisperer

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'They shouted for me'
Repetition / slight mystery (who's 'they')
1 of 13
Spoken quality
Enjambment / 1st person
2 of 13
'traced circles' 'a charm' 'frog's wishbone' 'life-blood' 'demon' 'witch' 'foul hex'
Semantic field of magic
3 of 13
'My secret was a spongy tissue'
Metaphor
4 of 13
'tender giants'
Metaphor / oxymoronic qualities
5 of 13
'a new fear to fight the fear of fire'
Fricative alliteration / rhythmic chanting
6 of 13
'like helpless children'
Simile / Symbolises strength and power
7 of 13
'like a warning'
Simile
8 of 13
'no longer. From pulpits'
Caesura / representing the church
9 of 13
'demon and witch'
Represents superstition
10 of 13
'no more. Then I joined the stampede'
Caesura / Emphasis on 'no more'
11 of 13
'the pride'
Repetiton / Emphasis on emotion
12 of 13
Structure
5 irregular stanzas / irregular rhyme
13 of 13

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Enjambment / 1st person

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Semantic field of magic

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Metaphor

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Card 5

Front

Metaphor / oxymoronic qualities

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