Figurative Language Poem 7

A Lady by Amy Lowell

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Figurative Language Poem 7
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Which is an example of SIMILE?
My vigor is a new-minted penny, / Which I cast at your feet.
You are beautiful and faded / Like an old opera tune
And the perfume of your soul / Is vague and suffusing
In your eyes / Smoulder the fallen roses of outlived minutes,
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Why do you believe that this is SIMILE? Explain your answer.
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Which is an example of METAPHOR?
Or like the sun-flooded silks / Of an eighteenth-century boudoir.
And I grow mad with gazing
My vigor is a new-minted penny, / Which I cast at your feet.
You are beautiful and faded / Like an old opera tune
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How do you know that this is METAPHOR? What two things are being compared?
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Figurative Language Poem 7
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Which technique is used in the following lines from this poem:

"And the perfume of your soul
Is vague and suffusing"
Repetition
Personification
Simile
Hyperbole
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Which technique is used in the following lines from this poem:

"And I grow mad with gazing
At your blent colors"
Simile
Understatement
Allusion
Hyperbole
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Figurative Language Poem 7
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Which best describes the subject of this poem?
This is about a person who collects coins.
This is about two women fighting over the same man.
This poem is about a woman who plays an instrument in a band.
This is about a young woman admiring an old woman.
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Which best describes the MOOD of this poem?
Still and calm
Tense and exciting
Sad and mournful
Dark and gloomy
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Which best describes the TONE in this poem? In other words what is the speaker's attitude toward her subject?
Uninterested and bored
Disrespectful and rude
Ungrateful and whiny
Intrigued and admiring
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Why do you believe this? What words does the speaker use that most express this tone?
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