331 search results for "personification"

A Leave-Taking

…deep.” Personification: The poet has personified songs as if they have life and emotions of their own. That is why he addresses them as “Let us…” Symbolism: Symbolism is using…

In Exile

…and the prairie compared to ice or mass that melts. Personification: The poet has personified freedom as if it has life and emotions of its own. Symbolism: Symbolism is using…

Gentling A Wildcat

…to demonstrate the dimensions and reality of life in general. Personification: The poem shows the use of personifications such as lungs straining for breathing, skill as aggressive, and eyes as…

Lammas Hireling

…cream”, “To go into the hare gets your muckle sorrow” and “His eyes rose like Lammas Hireling.” Personification: The poem shows the use of personifications such as wisdom and muckle…

The Pigeons

…as staccato, busybodies, and dimples. Personification: The poet has shown the use of summer, dimples, and wind have life and emotions of their own. The poet has personified them. Symbolism:…

Disembarking at Quebec

…the objects that are different. The poem shows the use of the implicit metaphor of migration and then explicit metaphors of the moon. Personification: The poet has shown the use…

Postcards from God

…between the objects that are different. The poem shows the use of metaphors such as battered streets, disjointed times, images, and postcards. Personification: The poet has shown the use of…

Quiet Work

…“Too great for haste, too high for rivalry” and then “Laborers that shall not fail, when man is gone.” Personification: The poet has shown the use of Nature and the…

Bullocky

…speech in which an implied comparison is made between the objects that are different. The poem shows the use cattle herding as a metaphor of doing a sacred job. Personification:…

Children in Wartime

…to a dragon or some other giant. Personification: The poem shows the use of personifications such as glass and thunder as having life and emotions of their own. Symbolism: Symbolism…