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Keeping Things Whole

Keeping Things Whole

by Mark Strand

Keeping Things Whole: Keeping Things Interesting Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Keeping Things Whole? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What "style" of language does this poem use?


Minimalist
Allegory
Romantic
Metrosexual
Q. When was "Keeping Things Whole" originally published?


1964
1864
1974
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Q. What type of rhetorical device does the speaker use when he says "I am / I am"?


Metaphor
Metonymy
Repetition
Twist and shout
Q. What poetic technique is used in the line breaks of this poem?


Metaphor
Enjambment
Irony
The Moon Walk
Q. What is the name of the book where this poem first appeared?


Ulysses
Sleeping With One Eye Open
Darker
The Little Engine That Could
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