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Beat! Beat! Drums!

Beat! Beat! Drums!

by Walt Whitman

Beat! Beat! Drums!: Since when do drums whirr? True or False

1. What historical event is "Beat! Beat! Drums!" about?The American Revolution
2. How many times does the speaker use the word "war"?0
3. Which line is repeated?"O terrible drums"
4. What does the first line sound like?Iambic pentameter
5. Whom does the poet not want the drums to interrupt?Soldiers

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