<div><span style="font-size:16px;">What is verbal irony? - Christopher Warner</span></div><div><br></div><div>View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-verbal-irony-christopher-warner At face value, the lines between verbal irony, sarcasm, and compliments c...</div><div><br></div> www.youtube.com View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-verbal-irony-christopher-warner At face value, the lines between verbal irony, sarcasm, and compliments c...
<div>This poem is written in free verse which means it has no set meter or rhyme scheme. </div>
<div>The speaker is addressing a maiden, a young, unmarried woman, whose lover has died in battle. </div>
<div>Why does the speaker repeat this ironic phrase "war is kind?"</div><div>How does it add to the tone of the poem?</div>
<div>Alliteration- the repetition of initial consonant sounds: drill and die. </div>
<div>Personification- giving human characteristics to inhuman objects. What object or idea is personified in this line? </div>
<div>This stanza stresses the harsh reality of what many soldiers faced on the battle field. </div>
<div>Speaker is now addressing a baby. Why?</div>
<div>Battle-god metaphor: War is the great ruler, creator. What does it create? </div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Consonance</span></div><div><br></div><div>A brief explanation of consonance with examples-- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/join -- Create animated videos and animated...</div><div><br></div> www.youtube.com A brief explanation of consonance with examples-- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/join -- Create animated videos and animated...
<div>Imagery: "Swift blazing flag," "red," "gold" </div>
<div>Changes audience again to a mother. Think about the three roles that are being addressed and told that "war is kind." Lover, child, mother. What is the significance? How does the speaker want the reader to feel?</div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">the definition of shroud</span></div><div><br></div> www.dictionary.com the definition of shroud
<div>How is the phrase "splendid shroud" an oxymoron? </div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Do not weep maiden for war is kind</span></div><div><br></div><div>Second attempt at After Effects, Animation to a reading of the war poem "do not weep maiden for war is kind" by Stephen Crane. I do not own the reading, but ...</div><div><br></div> www.youtube.com Second attempt at After Effects, Animation to a reading of the war poem "do not weep maiden for war is kind" by Stephen Crane. I do not own the reading, but ...
www.biography.com Stephen Crane was a 19th-century American writer best known for his novels 'The Red Badge of Courage' and 'Maggie: A Girl of the Streets.'

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