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Analysis of THE DEATH BED by S. Sassoon

The Death Bed BY SIEGFRIED SASSOON He drowsed and was aware of silence heaped Round him, unshaken as the steadfast walls; Aqueous like floating rays of amber light, Soaring and quivering in the wings of sleep. Silence and safety; and his … Continue reading

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Project: Art as a form of creation

War Poetry Task 1: The following questions are just a guide for you to prepare a presentations on war poetry. What is war poetry? Name some war poets and famous poems. How are soldiers typically portrayed?  Is there a common … Continue reading

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Dulce Et Decorum Est ….and other war poems

Wilfred Owen          Dulce Et Decorum Est Bent double, like old beggars under sacks, Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge, Till on the haunting flares we turned our backs And towards our distant rest began to trudge. Men marched … Continue reading

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Dulce et Decorum est

Dulce analysis from Pato_Ch After reading the poem and watching the presentation work on your worksheet. Then, link this post to your blog  and answer the questions in the ppt (virtual period activity: August 28)

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Soldier, Rest! …and other poems

Listen to the poem we are dealing with this week Soldier, Rest! VIRTUAL PERIOD ACTIVITY Check out the following page: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/articles/70139/the-poetry-of-world-war-i Choose one poem and prepare an analysis. Compare it to “Soldier, Rest!” Illustrate it with pictures and explain which different … Continue reading

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