Pop Up Poetry Robert Frost

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Pop Up Poetry Robert Frost

  1. 1. A Time To Talk By: Robert Frost Robert Frost had to eat raw eggs before a reading of his poetry Frost won 4 Pulitzer Prizes Frost read his poetry at the inauguration of John F. Kennedy
  2. 2. <ul><li>When a friend calls to me from the road </li></ul><ul><li>And slows his horse to a meaning walk, </li></ul>Horseback was the common mode of transportation in Robert Frost’s era Frost typically wrote about nature rather than society and people
  3. 3. <ul><li>I don't stand still and look around </li></ul><ul><li>On all the hills I haven't hoed, </li></ul>Robert’s father died when he was very young so he was forced to do a lot of work for money Metaphor
  4. 4. <ul><li>And shout from where I am, What is it? </li></ul><ul><li>No, not as there is a time to talk. </li></ul>alliteration
  5. 5. <ul><li>I thrust my hoe in the mellow ground, </li></ul><ul><li>Blade-end up and five feet tall, </li></ul>Frost was often depressed because of his mental disease Imagery Alliteration
  6. 6. <ul><li>And plod: I go up to the stone wall </li></ul><ul><li>For a friendly visit. </li></ul>This poem’s rhyme scheme is ABCABDCEED Frost also wrote a poem entitled Mending Wall
  7. 7. Meaning of our Poem <ul><li>This poem is about taking time out of your day or whatever you are doing to talk to the people that mean something to you. </li></ul>Robert’s son committed suicide in 1940 Robert’s mother abandoned him soon after his birth

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