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This guide highlights some of the most salient aspects of John Keats's "Ode on a Grecian Urn" before you begin teaching. In helping guide your students through the text, they will learn about the role allusions play in poetry, how structure affects content, and themes related to truth, life, and memory.
This activity gives students an opportunity to practice examining and analyzing metaphors. Metaphors express images, emotions, actions, experiences, and nuances through direct and indirect comparisons, allowing readers to access deeper levels of meaning in the text. In this activity, students will classify and analyze different kinds of metaphors in order...