I Wander Lonely as a Cloud by William Wordsworth

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Re: I Wander Lonely as a Cloud by William Wordsworth

Post by sbcollins » 10 Apr 2018, 09:54

I think you get a different experience of nature when in solitude than with others

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Post by palilogy » 10 Jun 2018, 21:40

One of my favorite poems. I memorized it during my undergraduate degree in college to recite as one of my assignments in class.Then I used it again in grad school to recite (still remembered and loved the poem!)

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Post by ABDUS SALAM » 19 Jun 2018, 18:14

One of my favorite poems. I memorized :wink: to recite as one of my assignments in class.Then I used it again in grad school to recite (still remembered and loved the poem!)

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Post by khall1395 » 01 Aug 2018, 18:42

I loved studying this poem during college. Reading it through just now reminded me of how well Wordsworth shows imagery in his poems. It makes me want to paint a picture with this poem as a theme. Does anyone else combine art with their favorite pieces of literature?

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Post by cosette1789 » 03 Aug 2018, 13:02

This poem always makes me think of the first few lines of William Blake's "Auguries of Innocence":

To see a world in a grain of sand
And a heaven in a wild flower,
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand
And eternity in an hour.

I've always enjoyed Wordsworth's "Lines written a few miles above Tintern Abbey." Excellent, compelling imagery.

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Post by 0791027416 » 07 Aug 2018, 06:28

As an English literature teacher,william wordsworth poems form the basis of my consideration especially when teaching poetry lesson to secondary school students

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Post by Yerenzhu » 28 Aug 2018, 19:44

I studied Wordsworth in my British Literature course in my undergrad and I think it is ironic that Wordsworth got into writing poetry, but that's a side note. I've studied some of his other works, but this one by far definitely takes the cake.

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