Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Barter

Barter

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Barter: The Kitchen Sink, and Other Heavy Stuff Quiz

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Q. "Barter" is divided into three [ ].


units
sections
chapters
stanzas
Q. In "Barter," Teasdale presents Life as [ ].


a difficult thing
a lovely thing
a salesperson
expensive
Q. According to Teasdale, how much should we be willing to spend on "loveliness"?


everything we have
more than 10 bucks
less than 10 bucks
the equivalent of 3 months salary
Q. Teasdale uses a lot of repeated sounds in this poem. Which of the following is a literary term for repeated sounds in a line of poetry?


alliteration
confiscation
interpretation
palpitation
Q. What was Teasdale's favorite dessert?


apple pie
chocolate cake
strawberries and sweet cream
there has been insufficient scholarly research into Teasdale's sweet tooth to answer definitively
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