Composed Upon Westminster Bridge (Part 2)

In this lesson, we will analyse the language, structure and form of ‘Composed upon Westminster Bridge’, specifically focussing on how London is presented through the poet's methods.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 5

Q1.What does transient mean?

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Q2.What is transient in the poem?

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Q3.Which of these quotations symbolises the transience of London’s beauty?

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Q4.What did Romantics typically emphasise about nature?

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Q5.As a Romantic, why might Wordsworth choose to set the poem at dawn?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does transient mean?

1/5

Q2.What is transient in the poem?

2/5

Q3.Which of these quotations symbolises the transience of London’s beauty?

3/5

Q4.What did Romantics typically emphasise about nature?

4/5

Q5.As a Romantic, why might Wordsworth choose to set the poem at dawn?

5/5

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‘Composed upon Westminster Bridge’ by William Wordsworth

A quiz consolidating your analysis of the poem and the key vocabulary from this lesson

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does 'fleeting' mean?

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Q2.Which of the following is an example of personification?

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Q3.What is transient in this poem?

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Q4.What does Wordsworth demonstrate about civilisation and nature?

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Q5.The poem is set at dawn. What could this symbolise?

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Quiz:

‘Composed upon Westminster Bridge’ by William Wordsworth

A quiz consolidating your analysis of the poem and the key vocabulary from this lesson

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does 'fleeting' mean?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following is an example of personification?

2/5

Q3.What is transient in this poem?

3/5

Q4.What does Wordsworth demonstrate about civilisation and nature?

4/5

Q5.The poem is set at dawn. What could this symbolise?

5/5

Lesson summary: Composed Upon Westminster Bridge (Part 2)

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