Maya Angelou use a number of figurative language devices in her poem "Still I Rise. Can you identify them?
"I’m a black ocean, leaping and wide,Welling and swelling I bear in the tide."
This quote is an example of _____________.
In this stanza, Maya Angelou uses __________ to create imagery.
"Just like moons and like suns,With the certainty of tides,Just like hopes springing high,Still I’ll rise."
"Shoulders falling down like teardrops," is a ___________ .
In the following lines, Maya Angelou uses ___________.
"You may shoot me with your words,You may cut me with your eyes,"
The first two lines of the second stanza are what type of literary device?
"Does my sassiness upset you?Why are you beset with gloom?"
"I am the dream and the hope of the slave.
The repetition of the words "I rise" provides _________ .
R. K. Narayan
Ferdinand de Saussure
Good Country People
by Flannery O’Connor
Where the Mind Is Without Fear (Gitanjali 35)
by Rabindranath Tagore
River of the Gods
by Candice Millard
by Charlotte Brontë
The Nightingale and the Rose
by Oscar Wilde
The Ecchoing Green
by William Blake
They Both Die at the End
by Adam Silvera
The Lincoln Highway
by Amor Towles
Atlas of the Heart
by Brené Brown
by Charles Yu
All That She Carried
by Tiya Miles
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes
Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas
On the Pulse of Morning
The Heart of a Woman
Gather Together in My Name
Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now
I Shall Not Be Moved