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To a Skylark

To a Skylark

by Percy Bysshe Shelley

To a Skylark: Tricky Terms Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around To a Skylark? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What does the word "unpremeditated" mean in line 5?


Incredibly boring
Not planned out in advance
Sad and lonely
Unfocused, careless
Q. What's the closest synonym for "unbeholden" (48)?


Unseen
Unheard
Unsmelled (yeah, maybe we made that one up)
Unsung
Q. Fill in the missing word in this line from the poem: "Chorus __________ "


Autumnal
Boreal
Hymenenal
Line
Q. What season does the word "vernal" refer to (56)?


Summer
March Madness
Spring
Fall
Q. What does "those heavy-winged thieves" refer to (55)?


Bees
Winds
Skylarks
Helicopters
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