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A Valediction Forbidding Mourning: Decoding Devices Quiz
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Q. What is the meter of this poem?
Q. What are the elaborate, difficult metaphors in this poem called?
pains in the neck
Q. "Tear-floods" and "sigh-tempests" are examples of…
Q. Line 13 ("lovers' love") is an example of…
Q. Line 14 ends with…
an obvious moral