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QUESTION 1 1. The poet protests against child labor and condemns the harm done to children exploited in this practice. Yet in lines 23-24, the child narrator writes that “Tho' the morning was cold, Tom was happy and warm / So if all do their duty, they need not fear harm.” This is dramatic irony in the sense that __________. the poet knows and sees more than the child does the child knows and sees more than the poet does both are ignorant and do not know what exactly is going on both provide an accurate explanation of the situation
1.6 points QUESTION 2 1. The dream in lines 11-20 is a miniature allegory that has several analogies to the world in which the boys live. The “coffins of black” (line 12) represent __________.
1.6 points QUESTION 3 1. The dream in lines 11-20 is a miniature allegory that has several analogies to the world in which the boys live. The “Angel who had a bright key /And … open'd the coffins and set them all free” (line 13-14) represents __________.
1.6 points QUESTION 4 1. The dream in lines 11-20 is a miniature allegory that has several analogies to the world in which the boys live. The “Angel who had a bright key /And … open'd the coffins and set them all free” (line 13-14) represents __________.
society a messenger from God who sets the boys free with the key of death and blissful life in heaven the church 1.6 points QUESTION 5 1. In line 3, the boy is calling out his trade; instead of “sweep,” he cries “weep weep weep weep.” This is the poet’s way of telling the reader that __________. the boy should work so his poverty and weeping would be rewarded the boy knows his plight and satirizes those who take advantage of him the boy is pitiable and that the reader should weep over his plight the boy is weeping out loud in the streets
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