A Song of Despair
by Pablo Neruda
A Song of Despair: Like a Song Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A Song of Despair? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. How are the lines in the poem arranged?
Q. "In you everything sank" is an example of which poetic device?
Q. Which poetic device is "Oh pit of debris" an example of?
Q. Which poetic device is "Deserted like the wharves at dawn" an example of?
Q. What poetic device does "Deserted like the wharves at dawn. It is the hour of departure oh deserted one!" demonstrate?