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Poetry analysis

I describe how the process of active reading furthered an understanding or appreciation of the poems below:

1- " A Poison Tree by William Blake
2- " Love in Place" by Nikki Giovanni

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As you examine how active reading helped you, you can cite how the predicting and inferencing skills helped you to make assumptions about the title of " A Poison Tree by William Blake. The connotation of "poison" set a tone of foreboding before even reading it.

While actively reading it, I also compared and contrasted the tone of this ...

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A poetic analysis is included.