Nettles (1980) my father similarities and differences within the group n identify key similarities and differences between the poems in this group. Analyse (see the whole picture) - don't just track and explain the obvious superficial meanings the structure of the poem reflects the different stages in a relationship, as she makes connections between the onion's characteristics and love. Differences between carol ann duffy's and shakespeare's way of portraying relationship between men and women compare the ways in which any two texts in this topic area examine relationship between men and women. harmonium and praise song for my mother comparison aqa english lit poetry moon on the tides relationships gcse in harmonium, armitage presents an awkward relationship between a weak, aging gfather and his embarrassed son, who finds it difficult to express his feelings. The poems 'nettles' and 'harmonium' through their reverse views of father and son relationship show the affection between father and son the poets show this through, in 'harmonium' the quote, 'he came to help me cart it away' and in 'nettles' - 'the boy came seeking comfort' where both the sons are looking for help from their fathers.
Ks4 reading - poetry is a 37 slide powerpoint analysis of the poem harmonium by simon armitage and an accompanying worksheet booklet nettles english. Poem annotation in: english and feelings when his son fell in a bed of nettles the poem shows us that their relationship was strong and that they were close. Indians, what are the similarities and differences between hindustani music and carnatic music.
I actually disagree with the opinion that 'nettles' and 'born yesterday' are written about completely different things sure, at first glance, there seems to be hardly anything to compare between the two, but then again, it's poetry. Get an answer for 'i need help comparing the poems nettles by vernon scannell and praise song for my mother by grace nichols' and find homework help for other poetry questions at enotes. Transcript of harmonium and nettles comparison a photograph showing the battle in north africa called, 'operation crusader' the two poems we will be comparing are nettles and harmonium.
Brothers explores the relationship between siblings this poem hints at the way in which the move towards adulthood brings a distance between siblings harmonium both poems use apparently. There are, obviously, clear similarities and some differences between igcse and gcse igcse • a selection of poetry since 1789 including romantic poetry (no. A comparison between the poem man hunt and quickdraw by hippohorse in types books - non-fiction documents similar to manhunt and quickdraw comparison. In the poem, my last duchess, browning creates a narrator who conveys the distinct displeasure he feels at the perceived infidelities of his wife there is some question as to the sanity of the.
The poem 'nettles' is a poem that explores the relationship between a father and his son, nettles is cleverly structured ie the writer uses engaging imagery and words that normally wouldn't be used in the context present within the poem to effectively get the poet's message across. It is through exploring and identifying these similarities and differences that enable us to deepen our understanding of the poems next step try this comparisons exercise with two poems you know. Nettles is a poem about the relationship between father and son, although from the perspective of the father rather than the son praise song for my mother is about a parent from a child's perspective, although it is more direct than harmonium. The openning states the specific age of the boy similar to harmonium there is a juxtaposition between the nettles and his son there is a very matter of fact discription which is similar to born yesterday.
Shmoop poetry study guides and teacher resources smart, fresh guides to great poetry by stanford, harvard, and berkeley phd and masters students. An interesting window into these similarities and differences is textsetting, the art of setting words to music and a fascinating period of textsetting in english is the 18 th c, when the emergence of english opera and oratorio involved much collaboration between poets and musicians. Relationships 'love spins gold, gold, gold from straw' ('hour', carol ann duffy) the different kinds of relationships between people are the focus for this cluster romantic love, the sometimes strained relationships between siblings, or the strong bonds of love between parent and child.