by Matthew Arnold
Dover Beach: Dazzling Descriptions Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Dover Beach? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. In the third stanza, Arnold talks about the withdrawing roar of the Sea of what?
Q. What word does the speaker use to describe the armies in the final line?
Q. What does Sophocles think about when he hears the waves on the Aegean?
Q. What makes the "grating roar" that the speaker hears in the first stanza?
A semi trailer
Pebbles in the ocean
Q. How does the speaker describe the sea in the first line?