ROMANTIC TEST REVIEW:

Blake - "The Lamb" and "The Tyger" - symbolism of creatures; significance of drawings

Wordsworth - "1802" and "The World is Too Much With Us" - view of materialism and its impact on society

Byron - "She Walks in Beauty" - Capturing the beauty and power of a woman and linking it to nature's universal images

Shelley - "Ozymandias" - celebrates and satirizes human achievement

Keats - "On First Looking into Chapman's Homer" and "Ode on a Grecian Urn" - honors

ROMANTIC CHARACTERISTICS - isolation, nature, emotional, use of literary devices, evokes the senses

Imagination magic, fantasy, supernatural provided an escape for the reader
Subject matter inspired by Arthurian romances
Love of solitude & value of individuality
Protest against order and correctness

 

LITERARY DEVICES:

ode        simile    metaphor    alliteration    symbol    assonance    consonance