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Love’s Philosophy

…end of the first stanza. Personification: Personification means to accord human characteristics to inanimate or animate objects. Shelly has used personification such as, “The fountains mingle with the river”; “The…

A Wolf Is at the Laundromat

…the wolf presented in this piece is somewhat ironic. For example, “that’s only there to clean its clothes” and “it is a wash-and-wear-wolf.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities…

To Autumn

…is used in the last stanzas such as, “clammy cells” and “winnowing wind.” Personification: Personification is to give human characteristics to non-human things. Keats has used personification in the opening…

The Tyger

…the anvil? what dread grasp.” Personification: Personification is to attribute human qualities to inanimate things. Blake has used personification in the fifth stanza where he considers stars as humans, “When…

A Visit from St. Nicholas

…so lively and quick” and /o/ sound in “On, Comet! on, Cupid! on, Donner and ” Personification: Personification is to attribute human characteristics to inanimate things. The poet has used…

In Flanders Fields

Personification is to accord human characteristics to inanimate objects. John has used personification in line four of the poem, “The larks, still bravely singing, fly”, as if the larks are…

Sonnet 73

Personification: Personification is to attribute human characteristics to inanimate objects. Shakespeare has used personification in the eighth line, “Death’s second self, that seals up all in rest” as if the…

I Carry Your Heart with Me

…line such as the sound of /ing/ “by only me is your doing,my darling”. Personification: Personification is to accord human attributes to non-human things. Cummings has used personification in the…

I Heard a Fly Buzz When I Died

…the Air” is an example of a simile. Here she compares the quietness of the room with the stillness of the air. Personification: Personification is used to give human characteristics…