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There's a certain Slant of light

There's a certain Slant of light

  

by Emily Dickinson

There's a certain Slant of light: Name That Theme Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around There's a certain Slant of light? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Those oppressive "Cathedral Tunes" reflect the poem's theme of


isolation
mortality
immortality
versions of reality
Q. That "Heavenly Hurt" that leaves no scar works with the speaker's sense of


time
suffering
mortality
spirituality
Q. When the landscape "listens," it brings to mind the poem's theme of


society and class
awe and amazement
truth
transformation
Q. The slant of light in winter afternoons is the source of the speaker's


language
awe and amazement
nature
femininity
Q. That "seal Despair" is a sort of metaphor for the speaker's


perseverance
mortality
versions of reality
suffering