September 1, 1939 Questions and Answers

September 1, 1939

What is personification? Personification is the act of giving human characteristics to non-human things, such as animals or inanimate objects. How does Auden use personification in his poem...

Latest answer posted October 2, 2015 9:57 am UTC

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September 1, 1939

Auden begins by describing a mood reading of many during that time period. He states that "waves of anger and fear circulate...the unmentionable odour of death offends the September...

Latest answer posted November 29, 2008 8:55 am UTC

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September 1, 1939

September 1, 1939 was the day Hitler invaded Poland and the date on which World War II officially began. In 1934, Hitler signed a non-aggression pact with Poland. Many Germans wanted Germany to...

Latest answer posted June 12, 2016 12:11 pm UTC

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