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Dover Beach

Dover Beach

by Matthew Arnold

Dover Beach: Dazzling Descriptions True or False

1. In the third stanza, Arnold talks about the withdrawing roar of the Sea of what?Faith
2. What word does the speaker use to describe the armies in the final line?Awful
3. What does Sophocles think about when he hears the waves on the Aegean?Human Misery
4. What makes the "grating roar" that the speaker hears in the first stanza?A semi trailer
5. How does the speaker describe the sea in the first line?Chaotic

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