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On Being Brought from Africa to America

On Being Brought from Africa to America


by Phillis Wheatley

On Being Brought from Africa to America: The Diabolic Details True or False

1. How does the speaker identify her homeland? -> Sunny
2. In what two countries has the speaker lived? -> Africa and Canada
3. What type of rhyme does the speaker use in the poem? -> End rhyme
4. According to the speaker, what brought her from her Pagan land? -> A boat
5. What does the "angelic train" represent? -> Chain gang