Explication

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An Explication- The Easy Way Out! By Tricia Cooney Fear not my weary pilgrims, this is much easier than it seems!!
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Which Way Do I Go? An Explication contains THREE (3) parts 1. PARAPHRASE 2. ANALYSIS 3. INTERPRETATION
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Paraphrase A paraphrase is merely putting the poem into your own words. You may want to paraphrase stanza by stanza. Some poems are really difficult and require you to paraphrase line by line.
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This is your true chance to shine and demonstrate how much you really know! Start small - point out how many stanzas etc. Then, go for the GUSTO! Point out all of the literary devices used in the poem. Alliteration,allusions,similes, metaphors… remember these?? See you do use this stuff again! Analysis
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Explication This is the fun part.
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Unformatted text preview: This is a paragraph on what YOU think the poet is trying to say to you. This portion of the explication will be different for each person. There really is NO WRONG ANSWER as long as you back up what your saying! See This wasnt so bad Break down the process one step at a time Maintain a positive attitude If you get stuck dont give up its o.k. to ask for help Its as easy as pulling a RABBITT out of a hat! This powerpoint was kindly donated to www.worldofteaching.com http://www.worldofteaching.com is home to over a thousand powerpoints submitted by teachers. This is a completely free site and requires no registration. Please visit and I hope it will help in your teaching....
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