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A Song of Despair

A Song of Despair

by Pablo Neruda

A Song of Despair: Like a Song True or False

1. How are the lines in the poem arranged?Quatrains
2. "In you everything sank" is an example of which poetic device?epistrophe
3. Which poetic device is "Oh pit of debris" an example of?apostrophe
4. Which poetic device is "Deserted like the wharves at dawn" an example of?anachronism
5. What poetic device does "Deserted like the wharves at dawn. It is the hour of departure oh deserted one!" demonstrate?alliteration

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