Exposure': Language, Form and Structure

In this lesson, we will examine some of the ways Owen uses language, form and structural features to present the themes of suffering, and present ideas about the power of nature in the poem.

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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!

Q1.Which sentence most accurately describes the poem 'Exposure'?

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Q2.True or false: The gunfire and bullets from the enemy are relentless and neverending.

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Q3.What do the words "merciless" and "knive" from the opening line suggest about the wind? (choose all that apply)

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Q4.Complete the line by typing in the missing word: "Sudden successive flights of _______ streak the silence."

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Q5.What do we learn about the faces of the men being buried in the final stanza?

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Which sentence most accurately describes the poem 'Exposure'?

1/5

Q2.True or false: The gunfire and bullets from the enemy are relentless and neverending.

2/5

Q3.What do the words "merciless" and "knive" from the opening line suggest about the wind? (choose all that apply)

3/5

Q4.Complete the line by typing in the missing word: "Sudden successive flights of _______ streak the silence."

4/5

Q5.What do we learn about the faces of the men being buried in the final stanza?

5/5

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'Exposure' Language, Form, and Structure Quiz

A Review quiz to check your understanding of the key vocabulary and terminology in the language, form and structure lesson for 'Exposure'.

Q1.Which sentence has used 'futile' INCORRECTLY?

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Q2.True or false: The suffering experienced by the soldiers in winter would have been relentless and dreadful.

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Q3.Owen opposed the war. Choose the most appropriate explanation for Owen's anti-war perspective.

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Q4.Which of the following is NOT a line from the end of a stanza of the poem?

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Q5.Which statement most accurately explains an effect of the half-rhyme on the reader?

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'Exposure' Language, Form, and Structure Quiz

A Review quiz to check your understanding of the key vocabulary and terminology in the language, form and structure lesson for 'Exposure'.

Q1.Which sentence has used 'futile' INCORRECTLY?

1/5

Q2.True or false: The suffering experienced by the soldiers in winter would have been relentless and dreadful.

2/5

Q3.Owen opposed the war. Choose the most appropriate explanation for Owen's anti-war perspective.

3/5

Q4.Which of the following is NOT a line from the end of a stanza of the poem?

4/5

Q5.Which statement most accurately explains an effect of the half-rhyme on the reader?

5/5

Lesson summary: Exposure': Language, Form and Structure

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